Yi-Kai Liu

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Adjunct Associate Professor and Co-Director
3100J Atlantic Building
(301) 314-1850

Yi-Kai Liu is Co-Director of QuICS, an Adjunct Associate Professor in the University of Maryland Institute for Advanced Computer Studies (UMIACS) and a staff scientist in the Applied and Computational Mathematics Division at the National Institutes of Standards and Technology (NIST). Liu's research centers on quantum computation, in particular, quantum algorithms and complexity, quantum state tomography and cryptography. He also works on related topics in compressed sensing and machine learning. He received his doctorate in computer science from the University of California, San Diego in 2007.








S. P. Jordan and Liu, Y. - K., Quantum Cryptanalysis: Shor, Grover, and Beyond, IEEE Security & Privacy , vol. 16, no. 5, pp. 14-21, 2018.
F. Krahmer and Liu, Y. - K., Phase Retrieval Without Small-Ball Probability Assumptions, IEEE Transactions on Information Theory , vol. 64, no. 1, pp. 485-500, 2018.
Z. Ji, Liu, Y. - K., and Song, F., Pseudorandom States, Non-Cloning Theorems and Quantum Money, In: Shacham H., Boldyreva A. (eds) Advances in Cryptology – CRYPTO 2018. CRYPTO 2018. Lecture Notes in Computer Science., vol. 10993, 2018.