Outputs

The QuRunner expect outputs are:

  • Papers in international journals (7/4)
  1. Mário Silva, Ricardo Faleiro,y and Paulo Mateus, “Semi-device-independent quantum key distribution based on a coherence equality“: Submitted to Phys. Rev. A, 2021. (Download)
  2. Daniel Pereira, Margarida Almeida, Margarida Facão, Armando N. Pinto, and Nuno A. Silva, “Impact of Receiver Imbalances on the Security of Continuous Variables Quantum Key Distribution“, Accepted for publication on EPJ Quantum Technology, 2021. (Download)
  3. Margarida Almeida, Daniel Pereira, Nelson J. Muga, Margarida Facão, Armando N. Pinto, and Nuno A. Silva, “Secret Key Rate of Multi-Ring M-APSK Continuous Variable Quantum Key Distribution“: Submitted to Optics Express, 2021. (Download)
  4. Maurício J. Ferreira, Nuno A. Silva, Armando N. Pinto, and Nelson J. Muga, “Characterization of a Quantum Random Number Generator Based on Vacuum Fluctuations“:  Appl. Sci.  11(16), 7413, 2021. (Download)
  5. P. Branco, L. Fiolhais, M. Goulão, P. Martins, P. Mateus, and L. Sousa, “ROTed: Random Oblivious Transfer for embedded devices“: IACR Transactions on Cryptographic Hardware and Embedded Systems, 2021, 4,215–238, 2021. (Download)
  6. Bruno Costa, Pedro Branco, Manuel Goulão, Mariano Lemus, and Paulo Mateus, ”Randomized Oblivious Transfer for Secure Multiparty Computation in the Quantum Setting“: Entropy, 23, 1001, 2021. (Download)
  7. Isiaka A. Alimi, Romil K. Patel, Nuno A. Silva, Chuanbowen Sun, Honglin Ji, William Shieh, Armando N. Pinto, and Nelson J. Muga, “A Tutorial on Simplified Optical Coherent Transceivers for 5G and Beyond Networks“: Appl. Sci.  11(16), 75541, 2021. (Download)
  8. Serena Di Giorgio , and Paulo Mateus, “On the Complexity of Finding the  Maximum Entropy Compatible Quantum State“: Mathematics, 9, 193, 2021. (Download)
  9. Margarida Almeida, Daniel Pereira, Margarida Facão, Armando N.  Pinto, and Nuno A. Silva, “Impact of imperfect homodyne detection on measurements of vacuum states shot noise“: Optical and Quantum Electronics, 52:503, 1-13, 2020. (Download)
    • Communications in international scientific meetings (7/4)
    1. Daniel Pereira, Nuno A. Silva, Armando N. Pinto, “A polarization diversity CV-QKD detection scheme for channels with strong polarization drift“. Accepted in IEEE International Conference on Quantum Computing and Engineering QCE 21, 2021. (Download)
    2. Maurício J. Ferreira, Daniel Pereira, Nelson J. Muga, Nuno A. Silva, and Armando N. Pinto, “Time-interleaved quantum random number generation within a coherent classical communication channel“. In Proc. of the 1st Communication and Quantum Computing Workshop (WQuantum), Uberlândia, Brazil, 16/08/2021. (Download)
    3. Mariana F. Ramos, Nuno A. Silva, Nelson J. Muga, and Armando N. Pinto, “Reference Clock Signal Distribution for Quantum Key Distribution“. In Proc. of the 1st Communication and Quantum Computing Workshop (WQuantum), Uberlândia, Brazil, 16/08/2021. (Download)
    4. Margarida Almeida, Margarida Facão, Nelson J. Muga, Armando N. Pinto, and Nuno A. Silva, “Secret key extraction in direct reconciliation CV-QKD systems“. In IEEE Proc. of ConfTele 2021, Leiria, Portugal. (Download)
    5. Maurício J. Ferreira, Nuno A. Silva, Armando N. Pinto, and Nelson J. Muga, “Homodyne noise characterization in quantum random number generators“.  In IEEE Proc. of ConfTele 2021, Leiria, Portugal. (Download)
    6. Sara T. Mantey, Mariana F. Ramos, Nuno A. Silva, Armando N. Pinto, and Nelson J. Muga, “Algorithm for State-of-Polarization Generation in Polarization-Encoding Quantum Key Distribution“. In IEEE Proc. of ConfTele 2021, Leiria, Portugal. (Download)
    7. Nuno A. Silva, Daniel Pereira, Nelson J. Muga, Armando N. Pinto, “Practical Imperfections Affecting the Performance of CV-QKD Based on Coherent Detection“. International Conference of Transparent Optical Network (ICTON), Bari, Italy, Vol. 1, pp. 1 – 4, July, 2020. (Download)
    • Reports (1/2)
    1. First- year progress report: 01/02/2020 – 31/01/2021 (Download)
        • PhD Thesis (0/2)
          • In Progress
            1. Zeinab Rahmani: “Quantum Assisted Secure Multi-Party Computation”. Departamento de Electrónica, Telecomunicações e Informática, Universidade de Aveiro.
            2. Manuel Santos: “Development of Oblivious Transfer in Secure Multiparty Computation Platforms“. Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisboa.
            3. Mariana Ramos: “Quantum Technologies to Support Secure and Fast Multiparty Computation”. Departamento de Electrónica, Telecomunicações e Informática, Universidade de Aveiro.
            4. Daniel Pereira: “Design and Implementation of a Quantum Oblivious Key Generation and Distribution protocol using Continuous Variables”. Departamento de Electrónica, Telecomunicações e Informática, Universidade de Aveiro .
            5. Mariano Lemus: “Quantum correlations and applications to cryptography“. Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisboa.
          • Finished
        • Master dissertations (2/4)
          • In Progress
            1. Maurício Ferreira: “Quantum-Noise Based True Random Number Generation“. Departamento de Física, Universidade de Aveiro.
            2. Margarida Almeida: “Practical security limits of continuous-variable quantum key distribution“. Departamento de Física, Universidade de Aveiro.
          • Finished
            1. Sara Mantey: “Controlo da polarização electro-óptico para aplicação em tecnologias quânticas“. Departamento de Física, Universidade de Aveiro. (Download)
            2. Vítor Ferreira: “Eavesdropping Strategies for discrete modulated Continuous-Variable Quantum Key Distribution protocols“. Departamento de Física, Universidade de Aveiro, 29/07/2020. (Download)
            • Undergraduate dissertations (1/0)
                • In Progress
                • Finished
                  1. Tiago Amaral: “Trusted Noise in Continuous-Variable Quantum Key Distribution“. Departamento de Física, Universidade de Aveiro, 16/09/2021. (Download)
                  2. Mariana Almeida: “Impacto das imperfeições experimentais nos sistemas de criptografia quântica baseados em fotões únicos“. Departamento de Física, Universidade de Aveiro, 16/09/2021. (Download)
                  3. João Machado: “Performance analisis of a single photon phase-coding quantum key distribution system“. Departamento de Física, Universidade de Aveiro, 26/07/2021. (Download)
                  4. Tiago Fernandes: “Optical Receiver: Modelling and Characterization“. Departamento de Física, Universidade de Aveiro. Departamento de Física, Universidade de Aveiro, 01/10/2020. (Download)

             

            • Demonstrators/Laboratory  Prototypes (1/1)
            1. Working principle of the QRNG based on vacuum states.
              • Dissemination(2/0)
              1. QuRunner project@ITNews – 19/01/2021
              2. QRNG demonstration at Aveiro TechDays from 15/10/2020 to 18/10/2020
              • Patents (0/1)