Experimental Demonstration of Physical-Layer Security in a Fiber-Optic Link by Information Scrambling
Conference: ECOC 2016 - 42nd European Conference on Optical Communication
09/18/2016 - 09/22/2016 at Düsseldorf, Deutschland
Proceedings: ECOC 2016
Pages: 3Language: englishTyp: PDFPersonal VDE Members are entitled to a 10% discount on this title
Cho, Junho; Guan, Kyle; Chandrasekhar, Sethumadhavan; Winzer, Peter J. (Nokia Bell Labs, 791 Holmdel Road, Holmdel, NJ 07733, USA)
We experimentally demonstrate a physical-layer secure optical fiber communication link that prohibits an eavesdropper from detecting any useful information. Our classical approach is based on a simple linear feedback shift register, thus scaling to multi-Terabits/s of secure bit rates.