The Physics of Quantum Information

Quantum Cryptography, Quantum Teleportation, Quantum Computation

  • Dirk Bouwmeester
  • Artur Ekert
  • Anton Zeilinger

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVI
  2. D. Bouwmeester, A. Zeilinger
    Pages 1-14
  3. A. Ekert, N. Gisin, B. Huttner, H. Inamori, H. Weinfurter
    Pages 15-48
  4. D. Bouwmeester, H. Weinfurter, A. Zeilinger, N. Gisin, J. G. Rarity, G. Weihs et al.
    Pages 49-92
  5. D. Deutsch, A. Ekert, R. Jozsa, J. I. Cirac, P. Zoller, J. F. Poyatos
    Pages 93-132
  6. H. C. Nägerl, D. Leibfried, F. Schmidt-Kaler, J. Eschner, R. Blatt, M. Brune et al.
    Pages 133-189
  7. H.-J. Briegel, S. J. van Enk, J. I. Cirac, P. Zoller, D. Bouwmeeester, J.-W. Pan et al.
    Pages 191-220
  8. A. K. Ekert, K. A. Suominen, M. B. Plenio, P. L. Knight, C. Macchiavello, G. M. Palma et al.
    Pages 221-259
  9. H.-J. Briegel, B. Huttner, N. Gisin, C. Macchiavello, M. Murao, M. B. Plenio et al.
    Pages 261-293
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 295-315

About this book


Leading experts from The Physics of Quantum Information network, a European Commission initiative, bring together the most recent results from the emerging area of quantum technology. Written in a consistent style, the book introduces quantum cryptography, quantum teleportation, and quantum computation, considering both theory and the latest experiments. Thus scientists working in the field and advanced students will find it to be a rich source of information on this exciting new area.


Quantum Computation Quantum Cryptology Quantum Optics coding communication cryptography cryptology information network optics quantum communication quantum cryptography quantum error correction quantum information quantum network

Editors and affiliations

  • Dirk Bouwmeester
    • 1
  • Artur Ekert
    • 1
  • Anton Zeilinger
    • 2
  1. 1.Centre for Quantum Computation, Clarendon LaboratoryUniversity of OxfordOxfordUK
  2. 2.Institut für ExperimentalphysikUniversity of ViennaViennaAustria

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2000
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-08607-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-662-04209-0
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