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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

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Quantum computers
quantum computation
registers
quantum computers
quantum wells

Benchmarking the state comparison amplifier

Kleczkowska, K., Puthoor, I. V., Bain, L. & Andersson, E. 9 Oct 2017 In : Physical Review A. 96, 4, 042309

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amplifiers
quantum amplifiers
photometers
optics
preparation

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

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Digital signature
Electronic document identification systems
signatures
Attenuation
Demonstrations

Experimental measurement-device-independent quantum digital signatures

Roberts, G. L., Lucamarini, M., Yuan, Z. L., Dynes, J. F., Comandar, L. C., Sharpe, A. W., Shields, A. J., Curty, M., Puthoor, I. V. & Andersson, E. 23 Oct 2017 In : Nature Communications. 8, 1, 1098

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Quantum cryptography
Electronic document identification systems
signatures
Equipment and Supplies
Buccal Administration

Experimental observation of anomalous topological edge modes in a slowly-driven photonic lattice

Mukherjee, S., Spracklen, A. O., Valiente Cifuentes, M., Andersson, A. E. E., Ohberg, P., Goldman, N. & Thomson, R. R. 4 Jan 2017 In : Nature Communications. 8, 13918

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Optical lattices
Physics
Topology
Modulation
topology

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

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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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