00788ptm a2200157 a 4500008004100000100001900041245022700060260001000287300005000297500002000347502011400367504006700481650002000548650002400568650003800592110714s2010||||xx a||| b||| 010 0 eng|d1 aMorgan, Ciara.14aThe information-carrying capacity of certain quantum channels :bthe thesis is submitted to University College Dublin for the degree of PhD in the College of Engineering, Mathematical and Physical Sciences /cCiara Morgan.1 c2010. axii, 135 leaves :bill. (some col.) ;c31 cm. a"January 2010." aThesis (Ph. D.)--College of Engineering, Mathematical and Physical Sciences, University College Dublin, 2010. aIncludes bibliographical references (p. 127-135) and abstract. 0aQuantum theory. 0aInformation theory. 0aEntangled states (Quantum theory)