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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Engineering and Technology D-index 60 Citations 20,872 159 World Ranking 628 National Ranking 29

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Photon
  • Topology

Quantum cryptography, Quantum key distribution, Quantum network, Quantum information and Decoy state are his primary areas of study. His studies deal with areas such as Computer security, Algorithm, Quantum information science and Theoretical computer science as well as Quantum cryptography. His research investigates the connection between Quantum key distribution and topics such as Quantum optics that intersect with issues in Secure communication, Computer security model and Theoretical physics.

His Quantum network research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Quantum channel and Quantum error correction. His research investigates the link between Quantum information and topics such as Qubit that cross with problems in Secure multi-party computation, Private information retrieval, Oblivious transfer, Almost surely and Communication source. He has included themes like SARG04 and Electronic engineering in his Decoy state study.

His most cited work include:

  • Decoy State Quantum Key Distribution (1299 citations)
  • Unconditional security of quantum key distribution over arbitrarily long distances (1268 citations)
  • Measurement-Device-Independent Quantum Key Distribution (1046 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Hoi-Kwong Lo spends much of his time researching Quantum key distribution, Quantum cryptography, Quantum, Quantum mechanics and Quantum network. His Quantum key distribution research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Key generation, Decoy state, Electronic engineering and BB84. His BB84 research incorporates elements of SARG04, Error detection and correction, Bit error rate and Optics.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Computer security, Quantum information science, Theoretical computer science and Quantum computer. His Quantum research incorporates themes from Mathematical proof, Theoretical physics, Communication channel and Physical law. His work deals with themes such as Open quantum system, Quantum error correction, Quantum technology and Topology, which intersect with Quantum network.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Quantum key distribution (60.79%)
  • Quantum cryptography (33.09%)
  • Quantum (24.82%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2018-2021)?

  • Quantum key distribution (60.79%)
  • Quantum (24.82%)
  • Topology (12.59%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Hoi-Kwong Lo focuses on Quantum key distribution, Quantum, Topology, Communication channel and Quantum network. Hoi-Kwong Lo interconnects Quantum cryptography, Signal and Measurement device in the investigation of issues within Quantum key distribution. In his articles, Hoi-Kwong Lo combines various disciplines, including Quantum cryptography and Information theory.

Hoi-Kwong Lo combines subjects such as Computer security and Electrical engineering with his study of Quantum. His Communication channel research integrates issues from Modulation, Theoretical computer science and Key distribution. His research in Quantum network intersects with topics in Mobile phone, Artificial neural network, Latency and Photon.

Between 2018 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Secure quantum key distribution with realistic devices (150 citations)
  • Proof-of-Principle Experimental Demonstration of Twin-Field Type Quantum Key Distribution. (92 citations)
  • Simple security proof of twin-field type quantum key distribution protocol (84 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Photon
  • Topology

His scientific interests lie mostly in Quantum key distribution, Topology, Quantum, Computer security and Quantum network. The concepts of his Quantum key distribution study are interwoven with issues in Quantum cryptography, Protocol and Measurement device. His Quantum cryptography research includes themes of Cryptosystem, Signal and SIMPLE.

In the subject of general Quantum, his work in Quantum state is often linked to Proof of concept and Current technology, thereby combining diverse domains of study. His studies in Computer security integrate themes in fields like Verifiable secret sharing and Communications system. His work in Quantum network tackles topics such as Key which are related to areas like Lossy compression and Photonics.

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Best Publications

Decoy State Quantum Key Distribution

Hoi-Kwong Lo;Xiongfeng Ma;Kai Chen.
Physical Review Letters (2005)

1868 Citations

Unconditional security of quantum key distribution over arbitrarily long distances

Hoi-Kwong Lo;H. F. Chau.
Science (1999)

1726 Citations

Measurement-Device-Independent Quantum Key Distribution

Hoi-Kwong Lo;Marcos Curty;Bing Qi.
Physical Review Letters (2012)

1365 Citations

HOW TO SHARE A QUANTUM SECRET

Richard Cleve;Daniel Gottesman;Hoi-Kwong Lo.
Physical Review Letters (1999)

1341 Citations

Security of quantum key distribution with imperfect devices

D. Gottesman;H.-K. Lo;N. Lutkenhaus;J. Preskill.
Quantum Information & Computation (2004)

900 Citations

Practical Decoy State for Quantum Key Distribution

Xiongfeng Ma;Bing Qi;Yi Zhao;Hoi-Kwong Lo.
Physical Review A (2005)

865 Citations

Secure quantum key distribution

Hoi-Kwong Lo;Marcos Curty;Kiyoshi Tamaki.
Nature Photonics (2014)

806 Citations

Is Quantum Bit Commitment Really Possible

Hoi-Kwong Lo;Hoi Fung Chau.
Physical Review Letters (1997)

740 Citations

Classical-communication cost in distributed quantum-information processing: A generalization of quantum-communication complexity

Hoi Kwong Lo.
Physical Review A (2000)

637 Citations

Quantum hacking: Experimental demonstration of time-shift attack against practical quantum-key-distribution systems

Yi Zhao;Chi-Hang F. Fung;Bing Qi;Christine Chen.
Physical Review A (2008)

532 Citations

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