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Mathematics
D-index
69
Citations
43,202
169
World Ranking
208
National Ranking
117

Computer Science
D-index
70
Citations
51,562
164
World Ranking
1127
National Ranking
654

2020 - Member of the National Academy of Engineering For pioneering contributions to quantum computation.

2019 - BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award

2019 - ACM Fellow For contributions to quantum computing, information theory, and randomized algorithms

2018 - IEEE Eric E. Sumner Award “For contributions to quantum communication and information theory.”

2011 - Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

2002 - Member of the National Academy of Sciences

1999 - Fellow of the MacArthur Foundation

1998 - Rolf Nevanlinna Prize

- Quantum mechanics
- Algorithm
- Algebra

His scientific interests lie mostly in Quantum mechanics, Quantum capacity, Quantum algorithm, Quantum information and Quantum entanglement. His Quantum capacity study incorporates themes from Block code, Amplitude damping channel, Quantum channel and Discrete mathematics. The study incorporates disciplines such as Quantum gate and Quantum circuit in addition to Discrete mathematics.

His work deals with themes such as Quantum network, Quantum computer and Quantum operation, which intersect with Quantum algorithm. His studies in Quantum computer integrate themes in fields like Algorithm and Polynomial, Algebra. Peter W. Shor has included themes like State and Combinatorics in his Quantum entanglement study.

- Polynomial-Time Algorithms for Prime Factorization and Discrete Logarithms on a Quantum Computer (5027 citations)
- Algorithms for quantum computation: discrete logarithms and factoring (4296 citations)
- Elementary gates for quantum computation. (2681 citations)

Peter W. Shor mostly deals with Combinatorics, Discrete mathematics, Quantum, Quantum entanglement and Quantum information. His research integrates issues of Adiabatic process, Statistical physics, Communication channel and Topology in his study of Quantum. His Quantum information research incorporates elements of Quantum algorithm and Theoretical computer science.

His Quantum algorithm research includes elements of Quantum network, Quantum computer and Open quantum system, Quantum operation. His work carried out in the field of Quantum computer brings together such families of science as Polynomial and Algebra. His Quantum capacity study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Classical capacity, Quantum teleportation and Quantum convolutional code.

- Combinatorics (26.24%)
- Discrete mathematics (25.48%)
- Quantum (25.48%)

- Quantum (25.48%)
- Quantum entanglement (20.91%)
- Communication channel (8.75%)

Peter W. Shor focuses on Quantum, Quantum entanglement, Communication channel, Quantum channel and Statistical physics. The Quantum study combines topics in areas such as Binary erasure channel and Work. His Communication channel research integrates issues from Superadditivity and Topology.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Quantum information, Gaussian, Binary number and Concatenation. The Quantum capacity study which covers Amplitude damping channel that intersects with Squashed entanglement and Theoretical physics. His Quantum computer study incorporates themes from Quantum algorithm and Lattice.

- Sharp Upper and Lower Bounds on the Length of General Davenport-Schinzel Sequences (154 citations)
- The Quantum Reverse Shannon Theorem and Resource Tradeoffs for Simulating Quantum Channels (137 citations)
- Supercritical entanglement in local systems: Counterexample to the area law for quantum matter (95 citations)

- Quantum mechanics
- Algebra
- Geometry

His main research concerns Quantum, Qubit, Quantum entanglement, Statistical physics and Gaussian. His Quantum study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Algorithm and Hamiltonian. His Qubit study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Quantum evolution, Quantum computer, Adiabatic quantum computation, Adiabatic process and Topology.

Peter W. Shor mostly deals with Quantum network in his studies of Quantum computer. He has researched Amplitude damping channel in several fields, including Quantum key distribution, Quantum channel, Theoretical physics and Squashed entanglement. His study on Quantum capacity is mostly dedicated to connecting different topics, such as Quantum algorithm.

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Polynomial-Time Algorithms for Prime Factorization and Discrete Logarithms on a Quantum Computer

Peter W. Shor.

Siam Review **(1999)**

9059 Citations

Algorithms for quantum computation: discrete logarithms and factoring

P.W. Shor.

foundations of computer science **(1994)**

8689 Citations

Elementary gates for quantum computation.

Adriano Barenco;Charles H. Bennett;Richard Cleve;David P. DiVincenzo.

Physical Review A **(1995)**

4712 Citations

Scheme for reducing decoherence in quantum computer memory

Peter W. Shor.

Physical Review A **(1995)**

4543 Citations

Simple proof of security of the BB84 quantum key distribution protocol

Peter W. Shor;John Preskill.

Physical Review Letters **(2000)**

3114 Citations

Good quantum error-correcting codes exist

A. R. Calderbank;Peter W. Shor.

Physical Review A **(1996)**

2590 Citations

Quantum error correction via codes over GF(4)

A.R. Calderbank;E.M. Rains;P.M. Shor;N.J.A. Sloane.

international symposium on information theory **(1997)**

2141 Citations

Quantum nonlocality without entanglement

Charles H. Bennett;David P. DiVincenzo;Christopher A. Fuchs;Tal Mor.

Physical Review A **(1999)**

1210 Citations

Fault-tolerant quantum computation

P.W. Shor.

foundations of computer science **(1996)**

1206 Citations

Quantum Error Correction and Orthogonal Geometry

A. R. Calderbank;E. M. Rains;P. W. Shor;N. J. A. Sloane.

Physical Review Letters **(1997)**

898 Citations

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