Quantum key distribution with a heralded single photon source

T. Horikiri*, Y. Takeno, H. Sasaki, Atsushi Yabushita, H. Wang, T. Kobayashi

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    We have experimentally demonstrated quantum key distribution with a heralded single-photon source. Numerical calculations have shown the advantages of this method such as larger key rates at longer distances.

    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationInternational Quantum Electronics Conference 2005
    Number of pages2
    StatePublished - 1 Dec 2005

    Publication series

    NameIQEC, International Quantum Electronics Conference Proceedings


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