About the session

The Claude E. Shannon Award of the Information Theory Society has been instituted to honor consistent and profound contributions to information theory and is one of the highest awards bestowed on researchers in the field of information theory. The 2020 Shannon Award recipient Charles H. Bennett has made significant contributions to the study of quantum information theory and quantum cryptography.


In this exclusive recorded interview, organized into three parts and conducted by Dr. Min-Hsiu Hsieh and Dr. David Sutter, Dr. Charles H. Bennett shares his past academic experiences, and his insights regarding the past, present, and future of quantum information theory research. 

Session Presentations

  • Student and Outreach

    Meet the Shannon Lecturer: Trailer

    Charles H. Bennett
  • Student and Outreach

    Meet the Shannon Lecturer: Part I

    Charles H. Bennett
  • Student and Outreach

    Meet the Shannon Lecturer: Part II

    Charles H. Bennett
  • Student and Outreach

    Meet the Shannon Lecturer: Part III

    Charles H. Bennett

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