Secure communication with coded wavefronts

Ravitej Uppu, Tom A.W. Wolterink, Sebastianus A. Goorden, Boris Skoric, Allard P. Mosk, Pepijn W.H. Pinkse

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Abstract

Communication between a sender and receiver can be made secure by encrypting the message using public or private shared keys. Quantum key distribution utilizes the unclonability of a quantum state to securely generate a key between the two parties [1]. However, without some way of authentication of either the sender or the receiver, a man-in-the-middle attack with an eavesdropper mimicking the receiver can break the security of the protocol.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2017 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe & European Quantum Electronics Conference (CLEO/Europe-EQEC)
PublisherOptical Society of America
VolumePart F81-EQEC 2017
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-5090-6736-7
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2017
EventEuropean Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and the European Quantum Electronics Conference 2017 - ICM Centre of the New Munich Trade Fair Centre, Munich, Germany
Duration: 25 Jun 201729 Jun 2017

Conference

ConferenceEuropean Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and the European Quantum Electronics Conference 2017
Abbreviated titleCLEO/Europe-EQEC 2017
CountryGermany
CityMunich
Period25/06/1729/06/17

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    Uppu, R., Wolterink, T. A. W., Goorden, S. A., Skoric, B., Mosk, A. P., & Pinkse, P. W. H. (2017). Secure communication with coded wavefronts. In 2017 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe & European Quantum Electronics Conference (CLEO/Europe-EQEC) (Vol. Part F81-EQEC 2017). Optical Society of America. https://doi.org/10.1109/CLEOE-EQEC.2017.8087422