Invited paper: Security and efficiency of quantum cryptographic protocols

Horace Pak-Hong Yuen*

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


For concrete quantum key generation and quantum direct encryption protocols, we discuss the various problems in quantifying the security level and the efficiency associated with the steps of advantage creation, error correction, and privacy amplification.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publication2006 Digest of the LEOS Summer Topical Meetings
Number of pages2
StatePublished - Dec 1 2006
Event2006 LEOS Summer Topical Meetings - Quebec City, QC, Canada
Duration: Jul 17 2006Jul 19 2006


Other2006 LEOS Summer Topical Meetings
CityQuebec City, QC

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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