Fundamentals of quantum information theory

  title={Fundamentals of quantum information theory},
  author={Michael Keyl},
  journal={Physics Reports},
  • M. Keyl
  • Published 21 February 2002
  • Physics
  • Physics Reports
Abstract In this paper we give a self-contained introduction to the conceptional and mathematical foundations of quantum information theory. In the first part we introduce the basic notions like entanglement, channels, teleportation, etc. and their mathematical description. The second part is focused on a presentation of the quantitative aspects of the theory. Topics discussed in this context include: entanglement measures, channel capacities, relations between both, additivity and continuity… Expand
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