Dr Christopher Erven

BASc Honours, MSc, PhD

  • BS8 1TL


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Research interests

Dr. Chris Erven is a Lecturer in Quantum Engineering at the University of Bristol. He is a Co-Director of the Quantum Engineering Centre for Doctoral Training and a researcher at the Centre for Quantum Photonics. His interests include photonic quantum technologies, in particular the development of integrated quantum cryptography devices and their commercial application.

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Research Output

Chip-Based Measurement-Device-Independent Quantum Key Distribution

Semenenko, H., Sibson, P., Hart, A., Thompson, M. G., Rarity, J. & Erven, C., 19 Mar 2020, In : Optica. 7, 3, p. 238-242 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Open Access
  • 1 Citation (Scopus)
    22 Downloads (Pure)
  • Integrated photonic devices for measurement-device-independent quantum key distribution

    Semenenko, H., Sibson, P., Thompson, M. G. & Erven, C., 1 Jul 2019, 2019 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2019 - Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2 p. 8750372. (2019 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2019 - Proceedings).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

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    Supervised Work

    Advances in Chip-Based Quantum Key Distribution

    Author: Semenenko, H., 12 May 2020

    Supervisor: Barreto, J. (Supervisor) & Erven, C. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)


    Pragmatic Quantum Cryptography in Next-Generation Photonic Networks

    Author: Price, A., 19 Mar 2019

    Supervisor: Rarity, J. (Supervisor) & Erven, C. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)