# Universal Blind Quantum Computation

@article{Broadbent2009UniversalBQ, title={Universal Blind Quantum Computation}, author={Anne Broadbent and Joseph Fitzsimons and Elham Kashefi}, journal={2009 50th Annual IEEE Symposium on Foundations of Computer Science}, year={2009}, pages={517-526} }

We present a protocol which allows a client to have a server carry out a quantum computation for her such that the client's inputs, outputs and computation remain perfectly private, and where she does not require any quantum computational power or memory. The client only needs to be able to prepare single qubits randomly chosen from a finite set and send them to the server, who has the balance of the required quantum computational resources. Our protocol is interactive: after the initial…

## 422 Citations

Impossibility of blind quantum sampling for classical client

- Mathematics, Computer ScienceQuantum Inf. Comput.
- 2019

If a completely classical client can blindly delegate sampling of subuniversal models, such as the DQC1 model and the IQP model, then the polynomial-time hierarchy collapses to the third level.

Blind quantum computation for QFT on multi-qubit states

- Computer Science, Physics
- 2017

This article proposes a new BQC protocol of quantum fourier transform (QFT) performed on multi-qubit states with a trusted, a client and a server, where the trusted center can generate resource states and the client can delegate her quantum computing to a server who can perform universal quantum computing without knowing anything about the client's inputs, algorithms and outputs.

On the Possibility of Classical Client Blind Quantum Computing

- Computer Science, PhysicsCryptogr.
- 2021

Using the functionality of delegated pseudo-secret random qubit generator (PSRQG), a classical client can instruct the preparation of a sequence of random qubits at some distant party, one could achieve a purely classical-client computational secure verifiable delegated universal quantum computing (also referred to as verifiable blind quantum computation).

Blind quantum computing can always be made verifiable

- Mathematics, Physics
- 2018

Blind quantum computing enables a client, who does not have enough quantum technologies, to delegate her quantum computing to a remote quantum server in such a way that her privacy is protected…

On the implausibility of classical client blind quantum computing

- Computer Science, PhysicsArXiv
- 2017

Using the functionality of delegated pseudo-secret random qubit generator (PSRQG), a classical client can instruct the preparation of a sequence of random qubits at some distant party, one could achieve a purely classical-client computational secure verifiable delegated universal quantum computing (also referred to as verifiable blind quantum computation).

Universal half-blind quantum computation

- Computer ScienceAnn. des Télécommunications
- 2017

The protocol itself is half-blind, that is, Bob may learn which quantum gate he implements but nothing about Alice’s inputs and outputs, and Alice is only required to send qubits and perform Pauli gates.

Multi-server Blind Quantum Computation Protocol With Limited Classical Communication Among Servers

- Computer Science, PhysicsArXiv
- 2021

Dummy gates and a circuit modeled after brickwork states play a crucial role in the new protocol, by extend this two-server protocol to multiple servers, which remains secure even if some servers communicate with each other after the computation.

Blind quantum computing with two almost identical states

- Physics, Computer ScienceArXiv
- 2016

This work identifies sufficient criteria on the powers of the client, which still allow for secure blind quantum computation, in a universally composable framework, and provides a series of protocols, where each step reduces the number of differing states the client needs to be able to prepare.

Flow ambiguity: A path towards classically driven blind quantum computation

- Computer Science, PhysicsArXiv
- 2016

This work shows how a classical client can exploit the ambiguity in the flow of information in measurement-based quantum computing to construct a protocol for hiding critical aspects of a computation delegated to a remote quantum computer.

Impossibility Of Perfectly-Secure Ono-Round Delegated Quantum Computing for classical client

- Physics, Computer ScienceQuantum Inf. Comput.
- 2019

Here it is shown that the protocol cannot satisfy both the correctness and the perfect blindness simultaneously unless BQP is in NP, suggesting the impossibility of the one-round perfectly-secure delegated quantum computing.

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