Invited Talks, Publications, & Patents

Invited Talks

  1. Anna Tauke-Pedretti, G. Allen Vawter, Erik Skogen, Charles Alford, Gregory Peake, Mark Overberg and Florante Cajas, “Photonic Integration at Sandia National Laboratories,” Integrated Photonics Research, Silicon and Nanophotonics, Boston MA, June 27-July 1 2015 (INVITED)
  2. Mohan Sarovar. “Maturing quantum technologies: a national lab perspective.” Quantum Control Engineering: Mathematical Solutions for Industry, Isaac Newton. Cambridge, U.K. August 2014.


  1. Daniel B. S. Soh, Constantin Brif, Patrick J. Coles, Norbert Lütkenhaus, Ryan M. Camacho, Junji Urayama, Mohan Sarovar, “Self-referenced continuous-variable quantum key distribution,”

Patent Filings

Number Title US Patent App
12844 Avalanche diode having reduced dark current and method for its manufacture 14/870,195
12348 Methods and Apparatus of Entangled Photon Generation Using Four-Wave Mixing 14/102,311
12391 Two-dimensional avalanche photodiodes and single photon avalanche photodiodes 13/915,369
12382 Child - Two-dimensional avalanche photodiodes and single photon avalanche photodiodes 13/915,369
12324 Child - Integrated Photonic Avalanche Diode Structure 13/915,369
12383 Child - A method for a photodiode to handle high optical power 13/915,369
13041 On-chip entangled photon source 62/132,100
13076 All-fiber quantum-enhanced miniaturized atomic magnetometers 62/132,095
13196 Quadrature optical communication without transmitting local oscillator 62/080,798
13197 Child - CV quantum key distribution without transmitting local oscillator 62/080,798
13357 Transceivers and Receivers for Quantum Key Distribution and Methods Pertaining Thereto 62/153,277
13238 Child - A chip-scale CV-QKD Transceiver 62/153,277
13047 Kinematic Chip to Chip Bonding 62/141,705
13282 Higher photon-flux in single-photon emission using a few-emitter system 62/153,567
13553 Secure fiber optic seals enabled by quantum key distribution 62/243,522