Summary: London: Researchers have come up with a way of protecting telecoms networks using quantum cryptography .
What does QC stand for?
QC stands for Quantum Cryptography
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Information technology (IT) and computers
- Science, medicine, engineering, etc.
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We have 18 other meanings of QC in our Acronym Attic
- Quality Center (Hewlett-Packard)
- Quality Checking
- Quality Circle
- Quality Conference
- Quality Control
- Quality of Conformance
- Quantum Cascade (type of laser)
- Quantum Computation
- Quantum Conservation (physics)
- Quantum Counter
Samples in periodicals archive:
Researchers have come up with a way of protecting telecoms networks using quantum cryptography without the need for expensive dedicated optical fibre links.
In recent years, quantum cryptography (QC) has attracted considerable interest.
That possibility does disturb IBM physicist Charles Bennett, a pioneer of quantum cryptography protocols.
This paper explains how cryptography will be benefited from quantum mechanics, through a short introduction to classical cryptography, and the general principles of quantum cryptography and the BB84 protocol for key distribution.