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Advancing Quantum Information Science: Unlocking Secrets



Laura M. Ost, Carl J. Williams
Special Publication (NIST SP) - 1042
Report Number


entanglement, quantum architectures, quantum computing, quantum criptography, quantum information, quantum key distribution, qubits, single photon dectors, single photon sources


Ost, L. and Williams, C. (2021), Advancing Quantum Information Science: Unlocking Secrets, Special Publication (NIST SP), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD (Accessed May 20, 2024)


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Created October 12, 2021