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8/23/2022

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Compact QKD System Paves The Way to Cost-effective Satellite-based Quantum Networks

Insider Brief: Researchers report an experimental demonstration of a space-to-ground quantum key distribution (QKD) network using a compact QKD terminal aboard the Chinese Space Lab Tiangong-2 and four ground stations. The demonstration represents an important step toward practical QKD based on constellations of small satellites, a setup considered one of the most promising routes to […] Continue Reading - Visit TQD