INSTITUTE OF APPLIED MATHEMATICS
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IAM510 - Quantum Cryptography

Credit: 3(3-0); ECTS: 8.0
Instructor(s): İ. Yurdahan Güler
Prerequisites: Consent of Instructor(s)

Course Catalogue Description

The aim of this course is to introduce the basic of quantum information theory with an emphasis on quantum cryptography and quantum algorithms. A short review of classical information theory. Basic notions of quantum mechanics: Hilbert spaces, postulates of quantum mechanics, qubits, density operator, entanglement, EPR and Bell inequality. Quantum gates, quantum circuits. Quantum Fourier transform. Quantum algorithms: Deutsch`s, Deutsch-Jozsa, Grover`s and Shor`s algorithms. Quantum cryptography: quantum key distribution, BB84, B92, and EPR protocols.

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Course Learning Outcomes

Tentative (Weekly) Outline

The aim of this course is to introduce the basic concepts of quantum information theory with an emphasis on quantum cryptography and quantum algorithms. Basic notions of quantum mechanics:Hilbert spaces,postulates of quantum mechanics,qubits,density operator,entanglement,EPR and Bell inequalıty.Quantum gates,quantum circuits.Quantum Fourier transform.Quantum algorithms:Deutsch’s,Deutsch –Jozsa,Grover’s and Shor’s algorithms.Quantum cryptography:Quantum key distribution, BB84, B92 and EPR protocols.

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