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    Title

    Space-based Optical and Quantum Communications

    Description

    This session is focused on optical and quantum communications in space including all aspects of space-based optical and quantum communications: in-orbit, on-ground demonstrations and results; present and future scenarios; next generation systems and applications; terrestrial-based systems; small satellites; ranging technology with optical communications; imaging technology for optical communications; optical devices; optoelectronic subsystems and components; laboratory demonstration hardware; atmospheric propagation and modeling, transmission effects; compensation techniques; site-diversity techniques; modulation formats; trade-offs between optical and microwave (RF) systems; Quantum Key Distribution (QKD); advances in quantum communications.

    Date

    2024-10-17

    Time

    10:15

    Room

    Orange Hall 2

    IPC members
    • Co-Chair: Dr. Laszlo Bacsardi, Hungarian Astronautical Society (MANT), Hungary;

    • Co-Chair: Mr. Kevin Shortt, Airbus Defence & Space, Germany;

    • Rapporteur: Mr. Steven Shumsky, Millennium Space Systems, A Boeing Company, United States;

    papers

    Order

    Time

    Paper title

    Mode

    Presentation status

    Speaker

    Affiliation

    Country

    1

    10:15

    Transfer of Precise Timing data secured using QKD in a simulated satellite link

    15

    confirmed

    Prof. Paolo Villoresi

    Università degli Studi di Padova

    Italy

    2

    10:30

    Constellation Simulation Tool for Quantum Communication Space Networks

    15

    confirmed

    Mr. Roman Mouchel

    Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Optics and Precision Engineering IOF

    Germany

    3

    10:45

    Space solutions and challenges to enable secure and global quantum communications

    15

    confirmed

    Dr. Gabriele Riccardi

    Thales Alenia Space Italia

    Italy

    4

    11:00

    GAOM: a modular Adaptive Optics platform for space-based lasercom and QKD

    15

    confirmed

    Dr. Francesco Vedovato

    Italy

    5

    11:15

    Reliability of Constellations with Inter-Satellite Communication

    15

    confirmed

    Dr. Max Bannach

    European Space Agency (ESA)

    The Netherlands

    6

    11:30

    Utilising Australian Infrastructure to Facilitate Persistent Deep Space Optical Communications.

    15

    confirmed

    Ms. Elisa Jager

    Australian National University (ANU)

    Australia

    7

    11:45

    System Test Results of High-Speed Laser Communication System HICALI Onboard Engineering Test Satellite 9

    15

    confirmed

    Dr. Hideaki Kotake

    National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT)

    Japan

    8

    12:00

    Optical Feeder-Links Access Analysis for Non-Geostationary Large Constellations

    15

    confirmed

    Mr. Samuele Raffa

    DLR (German Aerospace Center)

    Germany

    9

    12:15

    Performance comparison of acquisition scan patterns for optical communications in LEO satellites

    15

    confirmed

    Mr. Alejandro Camanzo-Mariño

    Universidad de Vigo

    Spain

    10

    12:30

    Demonstration of Coherent Optical Communications and Ranging for Small Satellites

    15

    confirmed

    Ms. Hannah Tomio

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

    United States

    11*

    12:45

    First measurements at the optical ground station in Trauen

    15

    confirmed

    Dr. Alexander Koehler

    German Aerospace Center (DLR)

    Germany

    12*

    12:45

    Development of a space-qualified source for satellite quantum key distribution

    15

    Prof. Giuseppe Vallone

    University of Padova

    Italy

    13*

    12:45

    An exciting new dawn for ESA's HydRON Demonstration System

    15

    confirmed

    Dr. Christopher Vasko

    European Space Agency (ESA)

    The Netherlands

    14*

    12:45

    Research on high-speed detection technology of laser spot in inter-satellite optical communication

    15

    confirmed

    Dr. Li JIANG

    China Academy of Launch Vehicle Technology (CALT)

    China

    15*

    12:45

    A Global Quantum Network using Continuous Variable Quantum Key Distribution

    15

    Mr. Mikhael Sayat

    University of Auckland

    New Zealand