This book explores the technological advances in quantum communications, with a special focus on telecommunications systems. It includes three main sections— a comprehensive review of the state of the art in quantum communications, an analysis of current and future circuitry, and quantum signal processing.

Topics include quantum circuits, optical fibers and solitons, photonic crystals, ROADM, WDM, quantum algorithms and applications. The book has an excellent conclusion and can be used as a rich research resource suitable for graduate students as well as researchers in the field.

Review by A. Zakery, Shiraz University, Iran

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