• Corpus ID: 220546497

Anonymous Conference Key Agreement in Quantum Networks

  title={Anonymous Conference Key Agreement in Quantum Networks},
  author={Frederik Hahn and Jarn de Jong and Christoph Thalacker and B{\"u}lent Demirel and Stefanie Barz and Anna Pappa},
  journal={arXiv: Quantum Physics},
  • F. Hahn, Jarn de Jong, Anna Pappa
  • Published 15 July 2020
  • Computer Science
  • arXiv: Quantum Physics
Quantum Conference Key Agreement (CKA) is a cryptographic effort of multiple parties to establish a shared secret key. While bipartite quantum key distribution protocols are also useful in the context of CKA, multipartite protocols allow for a more efficient generation of the necessary correlations and are therefore viewed favorably in the context of quantum networks. In future quantum networks, generating secret keys in an anonymous way is of tremendous importance for parties that do not only… 

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