Quantum circuit for optimal eavesdropping in quantum key distribution using phase-time coding

  • D. A. Kronberg
  • S. N. Molotkov
Atoms, Molecules, Optics


A quantum circuit is constructed for optimal eavesdropping on quantum key distribution proto- cols using phase-time coding, and its physical implementation based on linear and nonlinear fiber-optic components is proposed.


Time Slot Quantum Circuit CNOT Gate BB84 Protocol Single Photon State 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Solid-State PhysicsRussian Academy of SciencesChernogolovka, Moscow oblastRussia
  2. 2.Academy of Cryptography of the Russian FederationMoscowRussia
  3. 3.Faculty of Computational Mathematics and CyberneticsMoscow State UniversityMoscowRussia

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