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Andrew J. Shields

Andrew J. Shields

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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Physics D-index 78 Citations 22,440 331 World Ranking 2380 National Ranking 75

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Photon
  • Optics

Andrew J. Shields mainly investigates Quantum key distribution, Optoelectronics, Photon, Optics and Quantum dot. His research integrates issues of Quantum cryptography, Quantum channel, Quantum network and Computer network in his study of Quantum key distribution. Andrew J. Shields studied Optoelectronics and Quantum imaging that intersect with Cavity quantum electrodynamics.

His studies deal with areas such as Coherence time, Quantum entanglement and Quantum optics as well as Photon. His Optics study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Quantum computer, Random number generation and Diode. His Quantum dot study incorporates themes from Atomic physics, Quantum, Exciton and Electro-absorption modulator.

His most cited work include:

  • Electrically Driven Single-Photon Source (941 citations)
  • Semiconductor quantum light sources (677 citations)
  • A semiconductor source of triggered entangled photon pairs (663 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Andrew J. Shields mainly focuses on Optoelectronics, Quantum dot, Photon, Optics and Quantum key distribution. The Optoelectronics study combines topics in areas such as Avalanche photodiode and Quantum optics. Andrew J. Shields has researched Quantum dot in several fields, including Exciton, Condensed matter physics and Quantum dot laser.

His Photon research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Photonics, Quantum information, Quantum entanglement, Quantum and Detector. His Optics research incorporates elements of Quantum information science and Signal. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Quantum cryptography, Quantum channel, Quantum network and Electronic engineering.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Optoelectronics (40.10%)
  • Quantum dot (39.30%)
  • Photon (37.08%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2016-2021)?

  • Quantum key distribution (23.61%)
  • Photon (37.08%)
  • Quantum (13.15%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Quantum key distribution, Photon, Quantum, Quantum dot and Optoelectronics are his primary areas of study. His research in Quantum key distribution intersects with topics in Quantum cryptography, Quantum channel, BB84 and Electronic engineering. His biological study deals with issues like Quantum information science, which deal with fields such as Optics.

In Quantum, Andrew J. Shields works on issues like Random number generation, which are connected to Randomness. His Quantum dot research includes elements of Photonics, Qubit, Telecommunications, Quantum network and Quantum dot laser. Andrew J. Shields interconnects Optical fiber, Scattering and Photon detection in the investigation of issues within Optoelectronics.

Between 2016 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Overcoming the rate-distance limit of quantum key distribution without quantum repeaters. (336 citations)
  • Overcoming the rate-distance barrier of quantum key distribution without using quantum repeaters (270 citations)
  • Experimental quantum key distribution beyond the repeaterless secret key capacity (132 citations)

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Best Publications

Electrically Driven Single-Photon Source

Zhiliang Yuan;Beata E. Kardynal;R. Mark Stevenson;Andrew J. Shields.
Science (2002)

1510 Citations

Semiconductor quantum light sources

Andrew J. Shields.
Nature Photonics (2007)

1054 Citations

A semiconductor source of triggered entangled photon pairs

R. M. Stevenson;R. J. Young;R. J. Young;P. Atkinson;K. Cooper.
Nature (2006)

1021 Citations

Field test of quantum key distribution in the Tokyo QKD Network

Sasaki M;Fujiwara M;Ishizuka H;Klaus W.
Optics Express (2011)

975 Citations

Quantum key distribution over 122 km of standard telecom fiber

C. Gobby;Z. L. Yuan;A. J. Shields.
Applied Physics Letters (2004)

858 Citations

The SECOQC quantum key distribution network in Vienna

M. Peev;C. Pacher;R. Alléaume;Claudio Barreiro.
New Journal of Physics (2009)

811 Citations

Field test of quantum key distribution in the Tokyo QKD Network

M. Sasaki;M. Fujiwara;H. Ishizuka;W. Klaus.
arXiv: Quantum Physics (2011)

792 Citations

Overcoming the rate-distance limit of quantum key distribution without quantum repeaters.

M. Lucamarini;Z. L. Yuan;J. F. Dynes;A. J. Shields.
Nature (2018)

577 Citations

Overcoming the rate-distance barrier of quantum key distribution without using quantum repeaters

Marco Lucamarini;Zhiliang Yuan;James F. Dynes;Andrew J. Shields.
arXiv: Quantum Physics (2018)

534 Citations

High speed single photon detection in the near infrared

Z. L. Yuan;B. E. Kardynal;A. W. Sharpe;A. J. Shields.
Applied Physics Letters (2007)

369 Citations

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