IOP publishing group has released a new book on quantum communications titled An Introduction to Quantum Communications Networks: Or, how shall we communicate in the quantum era? by Mohsen Razavi at University of Leeds.
Abstract. This book fills a gap between experts and non-experts in the field by providing readers with the basic tools to understand the latest developments in quantum communications and its future directions. With the fast pace of developments in quantum technologies, it is more necessary than ever to make the new generation of students in science/engineering familiar with the key ideas behind such disruptive systems. This book describes key applications for quantum networks; local, metropolitan, and global networks; and the industrial outlook for the field.