Quantum Communication

August 28 - 30, 2012

Schedule


Tuesday, August 28, 2012

8:55 - 9:25
Carey Schwartz (Office of Naval Research)

Navy Perspective

9:35 - 10:15
Richard Hughes (Los Alamos National Laboratory)

Free-space QKD

10:55 - 11:25
Dirk Englund (Columbia University)

High-Speed Quantum Key Distribution Using Integrated Photonics
PDF Presentation

11:35 - 12:05
Don Boroson (MIT Lincoln Laboratory)

Free-Space Optical Communication
PDF Presentation

1:15 - 1:45
Morio Toyoshima (National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT))

Demonstrations on Space Laser Communications in Japan
PDF Presentation

1:55 - 2:25
Franco Wong (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Entanglement Sources for High-Speed QKD
PDF Presentation

2:35 - 3:05
Angelo Gulinatti (Politecnico di Milano)

Single Photon Avalanche Diodes

3:45 - 4:15
Eric Dauler (MIT Lincoln Laboratory)

Superconducting Single Photon Detectors


Wednesday, August 29, 2012

8:30 - 9:00
Renato Renner (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology of Zurich)

Towards Security Proofs for Practical Quantum Cryptography

9:10 - 9:40
Norbert Lütkenhaus (Institute for Quantum Computing)

Security of Practical QKD Links and Networks
PDF Presentation

10:20 - 10:50
John Smolin (IBM Systems and Technology Group)

Quantum Information Theory and Cryptography
PDF Presentation

11:00 - 11:30
Prem Kumar (Northwestern University)

Technology and Novel Protocols for Quantum Noise Protected Communication
PDF Presentation

11:40 - 12:10
Gerd Leuchs (Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg)

Continuous polarization variable QKD
PDF Presentation

1:20 - 1:50
Wolfgang Tittel (University of Calgary)

Proof-of-Principle Demonstration of QKD Immune to Detector Attacks
PDF Presentation

2:00 - 2:30
2:40 - 3:10
Paul Kwiat (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)

Quantum Random Number Generators A bunch of BS (beamsplitters...)
PDF Presentation


Thursday, August 30, 2012

8:30 - 9:00
Jeffrey Shapiro (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Optical Communication through Atmospheric Turbulence: Classical and Quantum
PDF Presentation

9:10 - 9:40
Gregory Mooradian (QinetiQ)

Undersea Optical Communications
PDF Presentation