Oblivious transfer and quantum channels

Nicolas Gisin, Sandu Popescu, Valerio Scarani, Stefan Wolf, Juerg Wullschleger

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)


We show that oblivious transfer can be seen as the classical analogue to a quantum channel in the same sense as non-local boxes are for maximally entangled qubits.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2006 IEEE Information Theory Workshop
Place of PublicationNEW YORK
PublisherIEEE Computer Society
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)978-1-4244-0035-5
Publication statusPublished - 2006
EventIEEE Information Theory Workshop - Punta del Este
Duration: 13 Mar 200617 Mar 2006


ConferenceIEEE Information Theory Workshop
CityPunta del Este

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Gisin, N., Popescu, S., Scarani, V., Wolf, S., & Wullschleger, J. (2006). Oblivious transfer and quantum channels. In 2006 IEEE Information Theory Workshop (pp. 24-26). IEEE Computer Society.