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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