Kvantinformation & Kvantoptik
Quantum Information & Quantum Optics

Recent Publications

Experimental quantum multiparty communication protocols

Massimiliano Smania, Ashraf M Elhassan, A Tavakoli, Mohamed Bourennane,
NPJ Quantum Information 2, 16010 (2016).


Increased certification of semi-device independent random numbers using many inputs and more post-processing

Piotr Mironowicz, Armin Tavakoli, Alley Hameedi, Breno Marques, M. Pawlowski, Mohamed Bourennane,
New Journal of Physics 18 (6), 065004 (2016).


A highly versatile optical fibre vacuum feed-through

Ian Davidson, Hatim Azzouz, Klaus Hueck, Mohamed Bourennane,
Review of Scientific Instruments 87 (5), 053104 (2016).


Spatial versus sequential correlations for random access coding

Armin Tavakoli, Breno Marques, Marcin Pawlowski, Mohamed Bourennane,
Physical Review A 93 (3), 032336 (2016).


Superadditivity of two quantum information resources

M. Nawareg, M. Sadiq, P. Horodecki, Mohamed Bourennane,Physical Review Letters (2016).
Physical Review Letters (2016).


Experimental Three-Qubit Bound Entanglement

M. Sadiq, M. Nawareg, P. Horodecki, Mohamed Bourennane,
Physical Review Letters (2016).

Publications 2015

Hacking the Bell test using classical light in energy-time entanglement based quantum key distribution

J Jogenfors, AM Elhassan, J Ahrens, M Bourennane, Jan A. Larsson,
Science advances 1 (11), e1500793 (2015).


Secret sharing with a single d-level quantum system

Armin Tavakoli, I. Herbauts, M. Żukowski, and Mohamed Bourennane,
Physical Review A 92 (3), 030302 (2015).


Quantum communication complexity using the quantum Zeno effect

Armin Tavakoli, Hammad Anwer, Alley Hameedi and Mohamed Bourennane,
Physical Review A 92 (1), 012303 (2015).


Quantum Random Access Codes Using Single d-Level Systems

Armin Tavakoli, Alley Hameedi, Breno Marques and Mohamed Bourennane,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 114, 170502 (2015).


Experimental Measurement-Device-Independent Entanglement Detection

Mohamed Nawareg, Sadiq Muhammad, Elias Amselem and Mohamed Bourennane1,,
Scientific Reports 5, 8048 (2015).


Quantum Clock Synchronization with a Single Qudit

Armin Tavakoli, Adán Cabello, Marek Zukowski and Mohamed Bourennane,
Scientific Reports 5, 7982 (2015).

Publications 2014

Experimental Observation of Hardy-Like Quantum Contextuality

Breno Marques, Johan Ahrens, Mohamed Nawareg, Adán Cabello and Mohamed Bourennane,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 250403 (2014).


Bidding in Bridge

S. Muhammad, A. Tavakoli, M. Kurant, M. Pawlowski, M. Zukowski, and M. Bourennane,
Phys. Rev. X 4, 021047 (2014).
Spotlighted as exceptional research in Physics, Synopsis, Spooky Bidding, June 12, (2014).

Experimental Tests of Classical and Quantum Dimensionality

Johan Ahrens, Piotr Badziang, Maricn Pawlowski, Marek Zukowski, and Mohamed Bourennane,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 140401 (2014).

Publications 2013

Experimental multipartner quantum communication complexity employing just one qubit

Pawel Trojek, Christian Schmid, Mohamed Bourennane, Caslav Brukner, Marek Zukowski, and Harald Weinfurter,
Natural Computing, Vol.12, Issue 1, pp 19-26 (2013).

Demonstration of active routing of entanglement in a multi-user network

I. Herbauts, B. Blauensteiner, A. Poppe, T. Jennewein, and H. Hübel,
Opt. Express 21, 29013 (2013).

Simple Hardy-Like Proof of Quantum Contextuality

Adán Cabello, Piotr Badzia¸g, Marcelo Terra Cunha, and Mohamed Bourennane,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 111, 180404 (2013).

Experimental multilocation remote state preparation

Magnus Rådmark, Marcin Wiesniak, Marek Zukowski, and Mohamed Bourennane,
Phys. Rev. A 88, 032304.

Two Fundamental Experimental Tests of Nonclassicality with Qutrits

Johan Ahrens, Elias Amselem, Adán Cabello & Mohamed Bourennane,
Scientific Reports 3, 2170 (10 July 2013)) 2170 doi:10.1038/srep02170.

Experimental bound entanglement through a Pauli channel

Elias Amselem, Muhammad Sadiq & Mohamed Bourennane,
Scientific Reports 3, 1966 (June, 2013) doi:10.1038/srep01966.

A comprehensive design and performance analysis of LEO satellite quantum communication

Jean-Philippe Bourgoin, Evan Meyer-Scott, Brendon Higgins, Bassam Helou, Christopher Erven, Hannes Hübel, Balaji Kumar, Danya Hudson, Ian D'Souza, Ralph Girard, Norbert Lütkenhaus, Raymond Laflamme and Thomas Jennewein,
New. J. Phys. 15, 023006 (2013).

Experimental implementation of a Kochen-Specker set of quantum tests

Vincenzo D'Ambrosio, Isabelle Herbauts, Elias Amselem, Eleonora Nagali, Mohamed Bourennane, Fabio Sciarrino, and Adan Cabello,
Phys. Rev. X 3, 011012 (2013).

Highlighted by Nature, News in Focus

Photons test quantum paradox, theorem could improve secure communication.
by Eugenie Samuel Reich
Nature 496, 282(18 April 2013) doi:10.1038/496282a.

Bell inequalities for the simplest exclusivity graph

Muhamad Sadiq, Piotr Badziag, Mohamed Bourennane, and Adan Cabello,
Phys. Rev. A 87, 012128 (2013).

Novel High-Speed Polarization Source for Decoy-State BB84 Quantum Key Distribution over Free Space and Satellite Links

Zhizhong Yan, Evan Meyer Scott, Jean-Philippe Bourgoin, Brendon Higgins, Nikolay Gigov, Allison MacDonald, Hannes Hübel and Thomas Jennewein,
Journal of Lightwave Technology, Vol. 31 Issue 9, pp.1399-1408 (2013).

Publications 2012

Experimental device-independent tests of classical and quantum dimensions

Johan Ahrens, Piotr Badzig, Adan Cabello, and Mohamed Bourennane,
Nature Physics 8, 592-595 (2012).

Experimental fully contextual correlations

Elias Amselem, Lars Eirik Danielsen, Antonio J. Lopez-Tarrida, Jose R. Portillo, Mohamed Bourennane, and Adan Cabello,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 200405, (2012).

Proposed experiments of qutrit state-independent contextuality and two-qutrit contextuality-based nonlocality

Adan Cabello, Elias Amselem, Kate Blanchfield, Mohamed Bourennane, and Ingemar Bengtsson,
Phys. Rev. A 85 (2012) 032108.

Experimental bound entanglement through a bit- and phase-flip quantum channel

Elias Amselem, Muhamad Sadiq, and Mohamed Bourennane,
Submitted.

Publications 2011

How to implement decoy-state quantum key distribution for a satellite uplink with 50-dB channel loss

Evan Meyer-Scott, Z. Yan, Allison MacDonald, Jean-Philippe Bourgoin, Hannes Hübel and Thomas Jennewein,
Phys. Rev. A 84, 062326 (2011).

On the efficiency of quantum lithography

Christian Kothe, Gunnar Björk, Shuichiro Inoue, and Mohamed Bourennane,
New J. Phys. 13, 043028 (2011).

Publications 2010

Contextuality offers device-independent security

Karol Horodecki, Michal Horodecki, Pawel Horodecki, Ryszard Horodecki, Marcin Pawlowski, and Mohamed Bourennane,
Submitted, arXiv:1006.0468 (2010).

Arbitrarily High Super-Resolving Phase Measurements at Telecommunication Wavelengths

Christian Kothe, Gunnar Björk, and Mohamed Bourennane,
Phys. Rev. A 81, 063836 (2010).

Publications 2009

State-independent quantum contextuality with single photons

Elias Amselem, Magnus Rådmark, Mohamed Bourennane and Adan Cabello,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 103 160405 (2009)

Experimental filtering of two-, four-, and six-photon singlets from single PDC source

Magnus Rådmark, Marcin Wiesniak, Marek Zükowski, Mohamed Bourennane,
Phys. Rev. A (Rapid comm.), 80, 040302 (2009)

Spotlighted as exceptional research,
Protecting quantum superpositions from the outside world
Alexander Lvovsky, Physics 2, 83 (2009), DOI: 10.1103/Physics.2.83.

Selected also for Journal of Quantum Information, October 2009

Experimental Test of Fidelity Limits in Six-Photon Interferometry and of Rotational Invariance Properties of the Photonic Six-Qubit Entanglement Singlet State

Magnus Rådmark, Marek Zükowski, Mohamed Bourennane,
Phys. Rev. Lett., 103, 150501 (2009).

Spotlighted as exceptional research,
Protecting quantum superpositions from the outside world
Alexander Lvovsky, Physics 2, 83 (2009), DOI: 10.1103/Physics.2.83.

Selected also for Journal of Quantum Information, October 2009

See press release from Stockholm university, Ett starkt invariant tillstånd bland sköra kvanttillstånd, Maria Sandqvist, November 4th 2009.

See also, Best quantum messages travel in packs of six, by Lisa Grossman, Science news, November 7th, 11 (2009).

Experimental four-qubit bound entanglement

Elias Amselem and Mohamed Bourennane,
Nature Physics, 5, 748 (2009)

Selected for News and Views,
Entanglement: Entangled and bound
Antonio Acín, Nature Physics 5, 711 - 712 (2009), do10.1038/nphys1401.

Selected also for Journal of Quantum Information, October 2009

See also, Physicists Investigate Unusual Four-Qubit Entanglement by Lisa Zyga, physorg.com, September 30th 2009.

See press release from Stockholm university, Stockholmsfysiker först med att observera kvant-tillstånd med bunden sammanflätning,Jonas Åblad, November 9th 2009.

Interference contrast in multi-source few photon optics

Wieslaw Laskowski, Marcin Wiesniak, Marek Zukowski, Mohamed Bourennane and Harald Weinfurter,
J. Phys. B 42, 114004

Experimental high fidelity six-photon entangled state for telecloning protocol

Magnus Rådmark, Marek Zukowski and Mohamed Bourennane,
New J. Phys., 11 103016 (2009)

Arbitrarily High Super-Resolving Phase Measurements at Telecommunication Wavelengths

Christian Kothe, Gunnar Björk, Mohamed Bourennane,
Submitted for publication Phys. Rev. Lett., (2009).

Sagnac quantum key distribution and secret sharing

Jan Bogdanski, Johan Ahrens, Mohamed Bourennane,
Proc. SPIE, Vol. 7236, 72360M (2009).

Single mode fiber birefringence compensation in Sagnac and "plug & play" interferometric setups

Jan Bogdanski, Johan Ahrens, Mohamed Bourennane,
Opt. Express 17, 4485 (2009).

Sagnac quantum key distribution over telecom fiber networks

Jan Bogdanski, Johan Ahrens, Mohamed Bourennane
Opt. Comm. 282, 1231, (2009).

Multiuser quantum key distribution over telecom fiber networks

Jan Bogdanski, Nima Rafiei, Mohamed Bourennane
Opt. Commun. 282, 258

Single mode fiber birefringence compensation in Sagnac and "plug & play" interferometric setups

Jan Bogdanski, Johan Ahrens, Mohamed Bourennane
Opt. Express 17, 4485

Sagnac quantum key distribution over telecom fiber networks

Jan Bogdanski, Johan Ahrens, Mohamed Bourennane
Opt. Commun. 282, 1231

Sagnac secret sharing over telecom fiber networks

Jan Bogdanski, Johan Ahrens, Mohamed Bourennane
Opt. Express 17, 1055

Sagnac quantum key distribution and secret sharing

Jan Bogdanski, Johan Ahrens, Mohamed Bourennane
SPIE Proceedings 7236, 72360M

Birefringence compensation in sagnac and its quantum communication applications

Jan Bogdanski, Johan Ahrens, Mohamed Bourennane
SPIE Proceedings 7465, 74650Z.

Publications 2008

Addendum to "Experimental demonstration of a quantum protocol for Byzantine agreement and liar detection"

Sascha Gaertner, Mohamed Bourennane, Christian Kurtsiefer, Adan Cabello and Harald Weinfurter
Phys. Rev. Lett. 101 208902

Experimental quantum secret sharing using telecommunication fiber

Jan Bogdanski, Nima Rafiei, Mohamed Bourennane
Phys. Rev. A 78, 062307

Five-user QKD over switched fiber networks

Jan Bogdanski, Nima Rafiei, Mohamed Bourennane
SPIE Proceedings 7092, 70920K

Experimental Demonstration of a Quantum Protocol for Byzantine Agreement and Liar Detection

Sascha Gaertner, Mohamed Bourennane, Christian Kurtsiefer, Adan Cabello, Harald Weinfurter
Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 070504.

Publications 2007

Experimental Demonstration of Four-Party Quantum Secret Sharing

S. Gaertner, C. Kurtsiefer, M. Bourennane and H. Weinfurter
Phys. Rev. Lett. 98, 020503.

Publications 2006

Entanglement Persistency of Multiphoton Entangled States

Bourennane, Mohamed; Eibl, Manfred; Gaertner, Sascha; Kiesel, Nikolai; Kurtsiefer, Christian
Physical Review Letters, vol. 96, Issue 10, id. 100502.

Publications 2005

Experimental Single Qubit Quantum Secret Sharing

Christian Schmid, Pavel Trojek, Mohamed Bourennane, Christian Kurtsiefer, Marek Zukowski and Harald Weinfurter
Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 230505

Experimental quantum communication complexity

Pavel Trojek, Christian Schmid, Mohamed Bourennane, Caslav Brukner, Marek Zukowski and Harald Weinfurte
Phys. Rev. A 72, 050305