Mafu Mhlambululi


  • 170 Citations
  • 3 h-Index
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Quantum Key Distribution Mathematics
angular momentum Physics & Astronomy
Mutually Unbiased Bases Mathematics
channel noise Physics & Astronomy
Phoenix (AZ) Physics & Astronomy
Quantum cryptography Chemical Compounds
orbitals Physics & Astronomy
Angular momentum Chemical Compounds

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Research Output 2013 2016

  • 170 Citations
  • 3 h-Index
  • 6 Article
  • 1 Conference contribution
26 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental verification of multipartite entanglement in quantum networks

McCutcheon, W., Pappa, A., Bell, B. A., McMillan, A., Chailloux, A., Lawson, T., Mafu, M., Markham, D., Diamanti, E., Kerenidis, I., Rarity, J. G. & Tame, M. S., Nov 9 2016, In : Nature Communications. 7, 13251.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Optics and Photonics
Automatic Data Processing
Network protocols
quantum communication
1 Citation (Scopus)

Intercept-resend attack on six-state quantum key distribution over collective-rotation noise channels

Garapo, K., Mafu, M. & Petruccione, F., Jul 1 2016, In : Chinese Physics B. 25, 7, 070303.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

channel noise
quantum communication
bit error rate

A necessary condition for the security of coherent-one-way quantum key distribution protocol

Mafu, M., Marais, A. & Petruccione, F., 2014, In : Applied Mathematics and Information Sciences. 8, 6, p. 2769-2773 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quantum cryptography
Quantum Key Distribution
Necessary Conditions
Security Proof
Phase shift
1 Citation (Scopus)

Encoding mutually unbiased bases in orbital angular momentum for quantum key distribution

Dudley, A., Mafu, M., Goyal, S., Giovannini, D., McLaren, M., Konrad, T., Padgett, M. J., Petruccione, F., Lütkenhaus, N. & Forbes, A., Jan 1 2014, Complex Light and Optical Forces VIII. SPIE, Vol. 8999. 89991I

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Mutually Unbiased Bases
Quantum cryptography
Quantum Key Distribution
Angular momentum
Channel capacity
2 Citations (Scopus)

Finite-key-size security of the Phoenix-Barnett-Chefles 2000 quantum-key-distribution protocol

Mafu, M., Garapo, K. & Petruccione, F., Sep 8 2014, In : Physical Review A - Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics. 90, 3, 032308.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phoenix (AZ)