From Classical to Quantum Shannon Theory

  title={From Classical to Quantum Shannon Theory},
  author={Mark M. Wilde},
  • M. Wilde
  • Published 7 June 2011
  • Physics
  • ArXiv
The aim of this book is to develop "from the ground up" many of the major, exciting, pre- and post-millenium developments in the general area of study known as quantum Shannon theory. As such, we spend a significant amount of time on quantum mechanics for quantum information theory (Part II), we give a careful study of the important unit protocols of teleportation, super-dense coding, and entanglement distribution (Part III), and we develop many of the tools necessary for understanding… 

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