Quantum Key Distribution : A Comprehensive Study

Authors(1) :-Bhavesh B. Prajapati

Cryptography is age old technique used for secret communication of messages. Quantum cryptography is providing cryptographic solutions based on laws of quantum physics. Quantum public key distribution is prominent solution using which two parties can communicate securely using quantum physics. Heisenberg uncertainty principle, no cloning theorem and photon polarization are used as basic properties for quantum key distribution. Photons are basic quantum particles and they are quantized for encryption. They are also known as qubits. This paper discusses concepts behind quantum key distribution and how it is secure against eavesdropper and future advances in technology.

Authors and Affiliations

Bhavesh B. Prajapati
Assistant Professor, IT Department, L.D.College of Engineering, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

Quantum Cryptography, Quantum Key Distribution, Entanglement, BB84 Protocol, No-Cloning Theorem

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 2 | Issue 3 | May-June 2016
Date of Publication : 2016-06-30
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 400-403
Manuscript Number : IJSRST1849129
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

Print ISSN : 2395-6011, Online ISSN : 2395-602X

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Bhavesh B. Prajapati, " Quantum Key Distribution : A Comprehensive Study", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science and Technology(IJSRST), Print ISSN : 2395-6011, Online ISSN : 2395-602X, Volume 2, Issue 3, pp.400-403, May-June-2016.
Journal URL : http://ijsrst.com/IJSRST1849129

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