Quantum Technologies for Communications Systems


Event details

Date 14.02.2024
Hour 14:0015:00
Speaker Symeon Chatzinotas (MEng, MSc, PhD, FIEEE) is currently Full Professor/Chief Scientist and Head of the research group SIGCOM in the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust, University of Luxembourg.
Category Conferences - Seminars
Event Language English

The quantum domain has brought forward many innovations  across computing, communication and sensing. This talk focuses on two distinct areas: 1) Quantum Communication Infrastructure, 2) Quantum Optimization for Communication Problems. In the first area, we elaborate on the architectural and technological elements towards building a QKD network. Subsequently, we describe the longer-term vision towards a Quantum Internet and the role of entanglement as a new form of network resource. In the second area, we describe typical optimization problems which are challenging for large-scale communications and can benefit from a potential quantum supremacy in the future. Early results are presented in this direction, as well as a roadmap for future open topics.

Practical information

  • Informed public
  • Free


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