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Open PhD position in Quantum Cryptography

posted Dec 4, 2015, 7:58 AM by Juan Jose Garcia-Ripoll
The group of Optical Communications at the University of Vigo (Spain) is looking for a PhD student in the area of quantum cryptography. The aim of the PhD project is to develop new high-rate quantum key distribution protocols and explore their robustness against side-channel attacks.

  • A Master's degree in physics, mathematics, or engineering
  • Candidates with a strong background in cryptography or quantum information are preferred
  • Demonstrated research abilities by completion of an (undergraduate) research project.
Do not hesitate to contact Prof. Marcos Curty (, should you have any question, and send him a motivating email and your CV if you are interested in the position.