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Research interests

Her research interests are quantum information science, quantum measurements, open quantum systems, foundations of quantum theory and quantum optics

Biography

Erika Andersson joined Heriot-Watt in October 2007 as a Lecturer in Physics. She obtained her PhD in 2000 from the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden. She then held a Marie Curie Fellowship in the Department of Physics at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow, followed by a Royal Society Dorothy Hodgkin Fellowship in the same department.

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Research Output 1999 2017

Ancilla-driven quantum computation for qudits and continuous variables

Proctor, T., Giulian, M., Korolkova, N., Andersson, A. E. E. & Kendon, V. 10 May 2017 In : Physical Review A (Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics). 95, 14 p., 052317

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quantum computers
quantum computation
registers
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Experimental demonstration of quantum digital signatures over 43 dB channel loss using differential phase shift quantum key distribution

Collins, R. J., Amiri, R., Fujiwara, M., Honjo, T., Shimizu, K., Tamaki, K., Takeoka, M., Sasaki, M., Andersson, A. E. E. & Buller, G. S. 12 Jun 2017 In : Scientific Reports. 7, 3235

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Digital signature
Electronic document identification systems
signatures
Attenuation
Demonstrations
Optical lattices
Physics
Topology
Modulation
topology

Experimental demonstration of kilometer-range quantum digital signatures

Donaldson, R. J., Collins, R. J., Kleczkowska, K., Amiri, R., Wallden, P., Dunjko, V., Jeffers, J., Andersson, A. E. E. & Buller, G. S. 19 Jan 2016 In : Physical Review A (Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics). 93, 1, 012329

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electronic document identification systems
signatures
Quantum cryptography
Demonstrations
Digital signature

Experimental transmission of quantum digital signatures over 90-km of installed optical fiber using a differential phase shift quantum key distribution system

Collins, R. J., Amiri, R., Fujiwara, M., Honjo, T., Shimizu, K., Tamaki, K., Takeoka, M., Andersson, A. E. E., Buller, G. S. & Sasaki, M. 19 Oct 2016 In : Optics Letters. 41, 21, p. 4883-4886 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Optical fibers
Demonstrations
optical fibers
signatures
distribution system

Datasets

Dataset for Experimental transmission of quantum digital signatures over 90-km of installed optical fiber using a differential phase shift quantum key distribution system

Collins, R. J. (Creator), Amiri, R. (Creator), Fujiwara, M. (Creator), Honjo, T. (Creator), Tamaki, K. (Creator), Takeoka, M. (Creator), Andersson, A. E. E. (Creator), Buller, G. S. (Creator), Sasaki, M. (Creator), Heriot-Watt University, 14 Sep 2014

Dataset

Dataset for "Experimental demonstration of kilometer­ range quantum digital signatures"

Donaldson, R. J. (Creator), Collins, R. J. (Creator), Kleczkowska, K. (Creator), Amiri, R. (Creator), Wallden, P. (Creator), Dunjko, V. (Creator), Jeffers, J. (Creator), Andersson, A. E. E. (Creator), Buller, G. S. (Creator), Heriot-Watt University, 8 Jan 2016

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