Hybrid Codes

  title={Hybrid Codes},
  author={Andrew Nemec and Andreas Klappenecker},
  journal={2018 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT)},
A hybrid code can simultaneously encode classical and quantum information into quantum digits such that the information is protected against errors when transmitted through a quantum channel. It is shown that a hybrid code has the remarkable feature that it can detect more errors than a comparable quantum code that is able to encode the classical and quantum information. Weight enumerators are introduced for hybrid codes that allow to characterize the minimum distance of hybrid codes… 

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