Publications

  1. Listing order: Books, Book Chapters, Journal Papers, Conference Papers, and Science Communication Papers.
  2. To request a copy of any of our publications, please reach us at contact at unconventionalcomputing.org with the subject “Publication request” and the full reference(s) of requested publication(s) in the main body. Thank you very much indeed for your interest in our work!

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I. Books

Quantum Image Processing. Fei Yan and Salvador E. Venegas-Andraca. Springer (2020), ISBN: 978-9813293304. https://www.springer.com/gp/book/9789813293304 , https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-32-9331-1

Quantum Walks for Computer Scientists. S.E. Venegas-Andraca. Synthesis Lectures on Quantum Computing, Morgan & Claypool Publishers (2008), ISBN 978-1-59829-656-3. https://www.morganclaypool.com/doi/abs/10.2200/S00144ED1V01Y200808QMC001 , https://doi.org/10.2200/S00144ED1V01Y200808QMC0

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II. Book Chapters

Quantum information protocols for cryptography. B. Abd-El-Atty, S.E. Venegas-Andraca, and A.A. Abd El-Latif. In Quantum Computing: an environment for intelligent large scale real application, Studies in Big Data 33 (A. Hassanien, M. Elhoseny, and J. Kacprzyk (Eds.)), pp. 3–23, Springer (2018). https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-63639-9_1

Introducción a la Computación Cuántica: Definiciones, tendencias y caminatas cuánticas como caso de estudio. S.E. Venegas-Andraca. Sistemas complejos como modelos de computación pp. 33-62, G. Juárez Martínez, H. Zenil and C. R. Stevens Stephens (Eds.), Luniver Press (2011).

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III. Journal Papers


Quantum-resistance in blockchain networks. M. Allende, D. López León, S. Cerón, A. Leal, A. Pareja, M. Da Silva, A. Pardo, D. Jones, D.J. Worrall, B. Merriman, J. Gilmore, N. Kitchener, and S.E. Venegas-Andraca. Submitted to peer review. This paper was written under the leadership (and financial support) of the Inter-American Development Bank and it is freely available in this link.

Quantum tunneling and quantum walks as algorithmic resources to solve hard K-SAT instances. L.E. Campos-Espinoza, S.E. Venegas-Andraca, and M. Lanzagorta. Scientific Reports 11, 16845 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-021-95801-1

Implementing Bilinear Interpolation on Quantum Images. F. Yan, S. Zhao, S.E. Venegas-Andraca, and K. Hirota. Digital Signal Processing, vol. 117, 103149 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dsp.2021.103149

Quantum-Inspired Blockchain-Based Cybersecurity: Securing Smart Edge Utilities in IoT-Based Smart Cities. A.A. Abd El-Latif, B. Abd-El-Atty, I. Mehmood, K. Muhammad, S. E. Venegas-Andraca, and J. Peng. Information Processing & Management, vol. 58(4), 102549 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ipm.2021.102549

Quantum aspects of evolution: a contribution toward evolutionary explorations of genotype networks via quantum walks. D. Santiago-Alarcon, H. Tapia McClung, S. Lerma-Hernández, and S.E. Venegas-Andraca. Journal of the Royal Society Interface 1720200567 (2020). http://doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2020.0567

Providing End-to-End Security Using Quantum Walks in IoT Networks. A.A. El-Latif, B.A. El-Atty, S.E. Venegas-Andraca, H. Elwahsh, MD.J. Piran, A.K. Bashir, O-Y Song, and W. Mazurczyk. IEEE Access, vol. 8, pp. 92687-92696 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1109/ACCESS.2020.2992820

Secure data encryption based on quantum walks for 5G Internet of Things scenario. A.A. Abd El-Latif, B. Abd-El-Atty, W. Mazurczyk, C. Fung, and S.E. Venegas-Andraca. IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management vol. 17(1), pp. 118-131 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1109/TNSM.2020.2969863

Controlled alternate quantum walk-based pseudo-random number generator and its application to quantum color image encryption. A.A. Abd El-Latif, B. Abd-El-Atty, and S.E. Venegas-Andraca. Physica A vol. 547(1), 123869 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.physa.2019.123869

Controlled alternate quantum walks based privacy preserving healthcare images in Internet of things. A.A. Abd El-Latif, B. Abd-El-Atty, E.M. Abou-Nassar, and S.E. Venegas-Andraca. Optics and Laser Technology, vol. 124, 105942 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.optlastec.2019.105942

A QUBO Formulation of Minimum Multicut Problem Instances in Trees for D-Wave Quantum Annealers. W. Cruz-Santos, S.E. Venegas-Andraca, and M. Lanzagorta. Scientific Reports 9, 17216 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-53585-5

Quantum Video Encryption Based on Qubit-Planes Controlled-XOR Operations and Improved Logistic Map. X-H Song, H-Q Wang, S.E. Venegas Andraca, and A.A. Abd El-Latif. Physica A: Stat. Mech. and its Applications, vol. 537, 122660 (Jan 2020, first online Sep 2019). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.physa.2019.122660

An encryption protocol for NEQR images based on one-particle quantum walks on a circle. B. Abd-El-Atty, A.A. Abd El-Latif, and S.E. Venegas-Andraca. Quantum Information Processing 18:272 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11128-019-2386-3

Quantum Image Edge Detection Algorithm. S. Yuan, S.E. Venegas-Andraca, Y. Wang, Y. Luo, and X. Mao. International Journal of Theoretical Physics vol. 58(9), pp. 2823-2833 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10773-019-04166-9

Efficient quantum-based security protocols for information sharing and data protection in 5G Networks. A. A. Abd El-Latif, B. Abd-El-Atty, S.E. Venegas-Andraca, and W. Mazurczyk. Future Generation Computer Systems 100, pp. 893-906 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.future.2019.05.053

A novel image steganography technique based on quantum substitution boxes. A.A. Abd EL-Latif, B. Abd-El-Atty, and S.E. Venegas-Andraca. Optics and Laser Technology 116, pp. 92-102 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.optlastec.2019.03.005

A QUBO Formulation of the Stereo Matching Problem for D-Wave Quantum Annealers. W. Cruz-Santos, S.E. Venegas-Andraca, and M. Lanzagorta. Entropy 20(10), 786 (2018). https://doi.org/10.3390/e20100786

A cross-disciplinary introduction to quantum annealing-based algorithms. S.E. Venegas-Andraca, W. Cruz-Santos, C. McGeogh, and M. Lanzagorta. Contemporary Physics vol. 59(02), pp. 174–196 (2018). https://doi.org/10.1080/00107514.2018.1450720

Probability distributions for Markov chains based quantum walks. R. Balu, C. Liu, and S.E. Venegas-Andraca. J. Phys. A: Math. Theor. vol. 51(3), 035301 (2018). https://doi.org/10.1088/1751-8121/aa99c7

Quantum Image Rotation by an Arbitrary Angle. F. Yan, K. Chen, S.E. Venegas-Andraca, and J. Zhao. Quantum Information Processing vol. (16), 282 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11128-017-1733-5

A survey of quantum image representations. F. Yan, A. M. Iliyasu, and S. E. Venegas-Andraca. Quantum Information Processing 15(1), pp. 1-35 (2016). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11128-015-1195-6

Introductory words – Special Issue on Quantum Image Processing published by Quantum Information Processing. S. E. Venegas-Andraca. Quantum Information Processing, vol. 14(5), pp. 1535–1537 (2015). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11128-015-1001-5

Region-based approach for the Spectral Clustering Nyström Approximation with an application to Burn Depth Assessment. J. García García and S.E. Venegas-Andraca. Machine Vision and Applications vol. 26(2), pp. 353–368 (2015). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00138-015-0664-3

Video Encryption and Decryption on Quantum Computers. F. Yan, A. M. Iliyasu, S. E. Venegas-Andraca, and H. Yang. International Journal of Theoretical Physics, vol. 54(8), pp. 2893–2904 (2015). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10773-015-2524-3

A Duple Watermarking Strategy for Multi-Channel Quantum Images. F. Yan, A. M. Iliyasu, B. Sun, S. E. Venegas-Andraca, F. Dong, and K. Hirota. Quantum Information Processing, vol. 4(5), pp. 1675–1692 (2015). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11128-014-0912-x

Hybrid Quantum-Classical Protocol for Storage and Retrieval of Discrete-Valued Information. A.M. Iliyasu, S.E. Venegas-Andraca, F. Yan, and A. Sayed. Entropy Vol. 16(6), pp. 3537-3551 (2014). https://doi.org/10.3390/e16063537

Quantum Flows for Secret Key Distribution in presence of the Photon Number Splitting attack. Luis A. Lizama-Perez, M. López, E. de Carlos-López, and S.E. Venegas-Andraca. Entropy Vol. 16(6), pp. 3121-3135 (2014). https://doi.org/10.3390/e16063121

Quantum walks: a comprehensive review. S.E. Venegas-Andraca. Quantum Information Processing vol. 11(5), pp. 1015–1106 (2012). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11128-012-0432-5

Classical Simulation of Quantum Adiabatic Algorithms using Mathematica on GPUs. S. Díaz-Pier, S.E. Venegas-Andraca, and J.L. Gómez-Muñoz. The International Journal of Unconventional Computing, vol. 7(5), pp. 315–330 (2011).
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A study of heuristic guesses for adiabatic quantum computation. A. Perdomo-Ortiz, S.E. Venegas-Andraca, and A. Aspuru-Guzik. Quantum Information Processing Journal vol. 10(1), pp. 33–-52 (2011). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11128-010-0168-z

Physics and Computer science: Quantum Computation and other Approaches. S. E. Venegas-Andraca. Mathematical Structures in Computer Science, vol. 20, pp. 995–997 (2010). https://doi.org/10.1017/S0960129510000423

Processing Images in Entangled Quantum Systems. S.E. Venegas-Andraca and J.L. Ball. Quantum Information Processing, vol. 9(1), pp. 1–11 (2010). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11128-009-0123-z

Quantum Walks with Entangled Coins. S.E. Venegas-Andraca, J.L. Ball, K. Burnett, and S. Bose. New Journal of Physics 7 221 (2005). https://doi.org/10.1088/1367-2630/7/1/221

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IV. Conference Papers

Design and development of a mobile app as a learning strategy in Engineering Education. Y.C. Almanza-Arjona, L.A. Miranda-Camargo, S.E. Venegas-Andraca, and B.E. García-Rivera. Workshop “The role of Technology in Education and Health”, 9th World Congress on Inf. Comm. and Tech. 2019, India. In: Abraham A. et al (Eds) IBICA 2019. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol 1180, Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-49339-4_22

Research-based Approach to Undergraduate Chemical Engineering Education. Y.C. Almanza-Arjona, B. Vergara-Porras, B.E. García-Rivera, and S.E. Venegas-Andraca. Proceedings of the 2019 IEEE Global Engineering Education Conference (EDUCON 2019), pp. 526–534. Dubai, UAE (2019). https://doi.org/10.1109/EDUCON.2019.8725195

Fast Laplacian of Gaussian Edge Detection Algorithm for Quantum Images. S. Yuan, S. E. Venegas-Andraca, C. Zhu, Y. Wang, X. Mao, and Y. Luo. Proceedings of the 2019 IEEE International Conferences on Ubiquitous Computing & Communications, Data Science and Computational Intelligence, and Smart Computing, Networking and Services (SmartCNS). Shenyang, China, pp. 798–802 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1109/IUCC/DSCI/SmartCNS.2019.00162

Quantum Walks with Entangled Coins and Walkers in Superposition. S.E. Venegas-Andraca. Proceedings of the Workshop on Quantum Communication and Information Technology, pp. 1-6, IEEE Globecom 2018. Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. https://doi.org/10.1109/GLOCOMW.2018.8644206

The Lemur Conjecture. M. Lanzagorta, O. Jitrik, , J. Uhlmann, and S.E. Venegas-Andraca. SPIE Defense + Security 2017, Anaheim, CA, EE UU. Proc. of SPIE Vol. 10188, 101880D, Radar Sensor Technology XXI (April 2017). https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2262634

Quantum Geodesy. O. Jitrik, M. Lanzagorta, J. Uhlmann, and S.E. Venegas-Andraca. SPIE Defense + Security 2017, Anaheim, CA, EE UU. Proc. of SPIE Vol. 10188, 101880E, Radar Sensor Technology XXI (2017). https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2262640

Quantum Synthetic Aperture Radar. M. Lanzagorta, O. Jitrik, J. Uhlmann, and S.E. Venegas-Andraca. SPIE Defense + Security 2017, Anaheim, CA, EE UU. Proc. of SPIE Vol. 10188, 101880F, Radar Sensor Technology XXI (2017). https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2262645

Passive Ghost Imaging Using Caustics Modeling. M. Zhao, J. Uhlmann, M. Lanzagorta, J. Kanugo, A. Parashar, O. Jitrik, and S.E. Venegas-Andraca. SPIE Defense + Security 2017, Anaheim, CA, USA. Proc. SPIE Vol. 10188, 101880H, Radar Sensor Tech XXI (2017). https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2262656

Data fusion in entangled networks of quantum sensors. M. Lanzagorta, O. Jitrik, J. Uhlmann, and S.E. Venegas-Andraca. Proc. SPIE 10200, Signal Processing, Sensor/Information Fusion, and Target Recognition XXVI, 102000M (2017). https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2262661

Quantum Computation of the Electromagnetic Cross Section of Dielectric Targets. M. Lanzagorta, J. Uhlmann, O. Jitrik, S.E. Venegas-Andraca, and S. Weisman. Proc. SPIE Defense and Security 9829 Radar Sensor Technology XX, 98291I (2016). https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2224078

Clutter attenuation using the Doppler effect in standoff electromagnetic quantum sensing. M. Lanzagorta, O. Jitrik, J. Uhlmann, and S.E. Venegas-Andraca. Proc. SPIE 9829, Radar Sensor Technology XX, 98291E (2016). https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2223972

Improving quantum sensing efficiency with virtual modes. M. Lanzagorta, J. Uhlmann, T. Le, O. Jitrik, and S.E. Venegas-Andraca. Proc. SPIE 9829, Radar Sensor Technology XX, 98291D (2016). https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2223981

Quantum seismography. M. Lanzagorta, O. Jitrik, J. Uhlmann and S.E. Venegas-Andraca. Proc. SPIE 9829, Radar Sensor Technology XX, 98291G (2016). https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2223831

Quantum Sensing in the Maritime Environment. J. Uhlmann, M. Lanzagorta and S.E. Venegas-Andraca. Proc. MTS/IEEE Oceans 2015 Conference, INSPEC Acc. Number 15798694 (2015). https://doi.org/10.23919/OCEANS.2015.7401973

Quantum Communications in the Maritime Environment. M. Lanzagorta, J. Uhlmann, and S.E. Venegas-Andraca. Proc. MTS/IEEE Oceans 2015 Conference INSPEC Acc. Number 15798695 (2015). https://doi.org/10.23919/OCEANS.2015.7401974

Maritime Applications of Quantum Computation. S.E. Venegas-Andraca, M. Lanzagorta, and J. Uhlmann. Proc. MTS/IEEE Oceans 2015 Conference, INSPEC Acc. Number 15798721 (2015). https://doi.org/10.23919/OCEANS.2015.7404356

Algorithmic Analysis of Quantum Radar Cross Sections. M. Lanzagorta and S.E. Venegas-Andraca. Proc. SPIE 9461 Radar Sensor Technology XIX; and Active and Passive Signatures VI, Quantum Radar, 946112 (2015). https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2177238

Simulación Clásica de Algoritmos Cuánticos. E. Carreón Ortiz y S.E. Venegas-Andraca. Memorias del Cuarto Congreso de Tecnología de la FES-Cuautitlán, UNAM (2014).

Segmentación de Imágenes para el Análisis de Lesiones en la Piel: un Estudio. J. García García y S.E. Venegas-Andraca. COMIA 2013. Research in Computing Science 62, pp. 171–180 (2013). https://www.rcs.cic.ipn.mx/2013_62/RCS_62_2013.pdf

Enhancing Quantum Key Distribution (QKD) to address quantum hacking. L. Lizama, M. López, E. De Carlos-López, and S.E. Venegas-Andraca. Procedia Technology, vol. 3, pp. 80-88. Proc. of the Iberoamerican Conf. of Electronics Eng. and Comp. Sci., Guadalajara, México (2012). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.protcy.2012.03.009

The energy situation in Mexico. J.A. Silva-Ordaz, S.E. Venegas-Andraca, and J. Pérez-Hurtado. Proceedings of the 2011 ISES Solar World Congress, pp. 1416–1421, Kassel, Germany (2011). http://proceedings.ises.org/paper/swc2011/swc2011-0093-SilvaOrdaz.pdf

A Statistical and Comparative Study of Quantum Walks under Weak Measurements and Weak Values Regimes. D. Ghoshal, M. Lanzagorta, and S.E. Venegas-Andraca. Proceedings of the SPIE vol. 8057, Quantum Information and Computation IX, 805701 (2011). https://doi.org/10.1117/12.885119

Secure Transport of UTC (CNM) through Quantum Key Distribution. L.A. Lizama Pérez, J. M. López, S.E. Venegas-Andraca, and E. de Carlos López. Simposio de Metrología 2010, vol. 15 (tiempo y electromagnetismo), pp. 1-6, Centro Nacional de Metrología (2010). https://www.cenam.mx/sm2010/info/pjueves/sm2010-jp05c.pdf

Quantum Search for Dexterous Manipulation Planning. S.E. Venegas-Andraca, L.A. Muñoz, and A. Espinosa-Romero. Proceedings of the 7th Mexican Robotics Conference, pp. 93-96 (2005).

Storing, Processing and Retrieving an Image using Quantum Mechanics. S.E. Venegas-Andraca and S. Bose. Proc. SPIE 5105, Quantum Information & Computation pp. 137-147 (2003). https://doi.org/10.1117/12.485960

Quantum Computation and Image Processing: New Trends in Artificial Intelligence. S.E. Venegas-Andraca and S. Bose. Proceedings of the 18th International Joint Conference on Artificial intelligence IJCAI-03, pp. 1563–1564 (2003). https://www.ijcai.org/Proceedings/03/Papers/276.pdf

Redes de computadoras, WWW y ética en el desarrollo de México. S.E. Venegas-Andraca. Congreso de ciencias computacionales “Hacia la 5ª Generación”. ITESM-CEM (1994).

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V. Science Communication Papers

Tecnología cuántica y ciberseguridad. S.E. Venegas-Andraca. Revista del Instituto Nacional de Administración Pública, número 148, pp. 209-230 (2019). Volumen especial Ciberseguridad Nacional (enero-abril 2019). ISSN 0482-5209. https://inap.mx/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/rap148.pdf#page=210

Difusión y Divulgación de la Computación Cuántica en México y allende sus Fronteras. S.E. Venegas-Andraca. XXII Congreso Nacional de Divulgación de la Ciencia y la Técnica, organizado por la Somedicyt en la Universidad de Guanajuato, Gto., México. Agosto 2018. https://somedicyt.org.mx/images/divulgadores/congresos/22/memorias/Memorias_XXII-CongresoSomedicyt.pdf#page=732

Cuando el futuro nos alcance: ¿en qué podemos utilizar computadoras cuánticas? Arturo Silva Ordaz y Salvador E. Venegas-Andraca. Software Guru número 58, ISSN: 1870-0888 (Enero 2019) . https://sg.com.mx/revista/58/cuando-el-futuro-nos-alcance-en-que-podemos-utilizar-computadoras-cuanticas

Computación Cuántica y Aprendizaje Computacional. Salvador E. Venegas-Andraca. Software Guru número 56 (Marzo 2018), ISSN: 1870-0888. https://sg.com.mx/revista/56/computacion-cuantica

Caminatas cuánticas: definiciones y algoritmos. Salvador E. Venegas-Andraca. Revista CINVESTAV (2008). https://www.fis.cinvestav.mx/~orosas/REVCINV/p64.pdf