Personal Satellite Services. Second International ICST Confernce, PSATS 2010, Rome, Italy, February 2010 Revised Selected Papers

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On the Polarization Analysis of Optical Beams for Use in Quantum Communications between Earth and Space

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  • @INPROCEEDINGS{10.1007/978-3-642-13618-4_21,
        author={Alberto Dall’Arche and Andrea Tomaello and Cristian Bonato and Paolo Villoresi},
        title={On the Polarization Analysis of Optical Beams for Use in Quantum Communications between Earth and Space},
        proceedings={Personal Satellite Services. Second International ICST Confernce, PSATS 2010, Rome, Italy, February 2010 Revised Selected Papers},
        proceedings_a={PSATS},
        year={2012},
        month={5},
        keywords={Satellite quantum communication polarization analysis quantum key distribution},
        doi={10.1007/978-3-642-13618-4_21}
    }
    
  • Alberto Dall’Arche
    Andrea Tomaello
    Cristian Bonato
    Paolo Villoresi
    Year: 2012
    On the Polarization Analysis of Optical Beams for Use in Quantum Communications between Earth and Space
    PSATS
    Springer
    DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-13618-4_21
Alberto Dall’Arche,*, Andrea Tomaello,*, Cristian Bonato,*, Paolo Villoresi,*
    *Contact email: dallarch@dei.unipd.it, tomaello@dei.unipd.it, bonato@molphys.leidenuniv.nl, paolo.villoresi@unipd.it

    Abstract

    In this work we will address the transformation of the polarization state of single photons during the transmission along a Space channel and the measures to correct them in order to accomplish Quantum Communication (QC) between Space and Earth.