International Symposium on Mathematics, Quantum Theory, and Cryptography

Proceedings of MQC 2019

by Tsuyoshi Takagi, Masato Wakayama, Keisuke Tanaka, Noboru Kunihiro, Kazufumi Kimoto, Yasuhiko Ikematsu

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Book Description

This open book presents selected papers from International Symposium on Mathematics, Quantum Theory, and Cryptography (MQC), which was held on September 25-27, 2019 in Fukuoka, Japan. The international symposium MQC addresses the mathematics and quantum theory underlying secure modeling of the post quantum cryptography including e.g. mathematical study of the light-matter interaction models as well as quantum computing.

The security of the most widely used RSA cryptosystem is based on the difficulty of factoring large integers. However, in 1994 Shor proposed a quantum polynomial time algorithm for factoring integers, and the RSA cryptosystem is no longer secure in the quantum computing model. This vulnerability has prompted research into post-quantum cryptography using alternative mathematical problems that are secure in the era of quantum computers. In this regard, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) began to standardize post-quantum cryptography in 2016.

This book is suitable for postgraduate students in mathematics and computer science, as well as for experts in industry working on post-quantum cryptography.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY). You can download International Symposium on Mathematics, Quantum Theory, and Cryptography ebook for free in PDF format (8.6 MB).

Book Details

Subject
Engineering and Technology
Publisher
Springer
Published
2021
Pages
274
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9789811551901
ISBN10
9811551901
ISBN13 Digital
9789811551918
ISBN10 Digital
981155191X
PDF Size
8.6 MB
License
CC BY

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