High-speed quantum random number generation

Michael A. Wayne, Evan R. Jeffrey, Gleb M. Akelsrod, Paul G Kwiat

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Abstract

We present a quantum random number generator based on randomness in photon emission and detection. Using a single-photon counter and FPGA-based data processing allows for a convenient implementation that outputs data at 40 Mbit/s.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2008
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)9781557528599
StatePublished - Jan 1 2008
EventQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2008 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: May 4 2008May 9 2008

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2008
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA
Period5/4/085/9/08

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Wayne, M. A., Jeffrey, E. R., Akelsrod, G. M., & Kwiat, P. G. (2008). High-speed quantum random number generation. In Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2008 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America.