Entanglement-free Heisenberg-limited phase estimation BL Higgins, DW Berry, SD Bartlett, HM Wiseman, GJ Pryde Nature 450 (7168), 393-396, 2007 | 552 | 2007 |

Entanglement-enhanced measurement of a completely unknown optical phase GY Xiang, BL Higgins, DW Berry, HM Wiseman, GJ Pryde Nature Photonics 5 (1), 43-47, 2011 | 229 | 2011 |

A comprehensive design and performance analysis of low Earth orbit satellite quantum communication JP Bourgoin, E Meyer-Scott, BL Higgins, B Helou, C Erven, H Huebel, ... New Journal of Physics 15 (2), 023006, 2013 | 185 | 2013 |

Fundamental quantum optics experiments conceivable with satellites—reaching relativistic distances and velocities D Rideout, T Jennewein, G Amelino-Camelia, TF Demarie, BL Higgins, ... Classical and Quantum Gravity 29 (22), 224011, 2012 | 165 | 2012 |

How to perform the most accurate possible phase measurements DW Berry, BL Higgins, SD Bartlett, MW Mitchell, GJ Pryde, HM Wiseman Physical Review A 80 (5), 052114, 2009 | 151 | 2009 |

Demonstrating Heisenberg-limited unambiguous phase estimation without adaptive measurements BL Higgins, DW Berry, SD Bartlett, MW Mitchell, HM Wiseman, GJ Pryde New Journal of Physics 11 (7), 073023, 2009 | 109 | 2009 |

Airborne demonstration of a quantum key distribution receiver payload CJ Pugh, S Kaiser, JP Bourgoin, J Jin, N Sultana, S Agne, E Anisimova, ... Quantum Science and Technology 2 (2), 024009, 2017 | 95 | 2017 |

Free-space quantum key distribution to a moving receiver JP Bourgoin, BL Higgins, N Gigov, C Holloway, CJ Pugh, S Kaiser, ... Optics express 23 (26), 33437-33447, 2015 | 76 | 2015 |

Experimental three-photon quantum nonlocality under strict locality conditions C Erven, E Meyer-Scott, K Fisher, J Lavoie, BL Higgins, Z Yan, CJ Pugh, ... Nature photonics 8 (4), 292-296, 2014 | 74 | 2014 |

Experimental quantum key distribution with simulated ground-to-satellite photon losses and processing limitations JP Bourgoin, N Gigov, BL Higgins, Z Yan, E Meyer-Scott, AK Khandani, ... Physical Review A 92 (5), 052339, 2015 | 55 | 2015 |

The quantum space race T Jennewein, B Higgins Physics World 26 (03), 52, 2013 | 46 | 2013 |

The NanoQEY mission: ground to space quantum key and entanglement distribution using a nanosatellite T Jennewein, C Grant, E Choi, C Pugh, C Holloway, JP Bourgoin, ... Emerging technologies in security and defence II; and quantum-physics-based …, 2014 | 40 | 2014 |

Mixed state discrimination using optimal control BL Higgins, BM Booth, AC Doherty, SD Bartlett, HM Wiseman, GJ Pryde Physical review letters 103 (22), 220503, 2009 | 34 | 2009 |

Adaptive measurements in the optical quantum information laboratory HM Wiseman, DW Berry, SD Bartlett, BL Higgins, GJ Pryde IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics 15 (6), 1661-1672, 2009 | 32 | 2009 |

Mitigating radiation damage of single photon detectors for space applications E Anisimova, BL Higgins, JP Bourgoin, M Cranmer, E Choi, D Hudson, ... EPJ Quantum Technology 4, 1-14, 2017 | 29 | 2017 |

QEYSSAT: a mission proposal for a quantum receiver in space T Jennewein, JP Bourgoin, B Higgins, C Holloway, E Meyer-Scott, ... Advances in photonics of quantum computing, memory, and communication VII …, 2014 | 29 | 2014 |

Using weak values to experimentally determine “negative probabilities” in a two-photon state with Bell correlations BL Higgins, MS Palsson, GY Xiang, HM Wiseman, GJ Pryde Physical Review A 91 (1), 012113, 2015 | 27 | 2015 |

Novel high-speed polarization source for decoy-state BB84 quantum key distribution over free space and satellite links Z Yan, E Meyer-Scott, JP Bourgoin, BL Higgins, N Gigov, A MacDonald, ... Journal of lightwave technology 31 (9), 1399-1408, 2013 | 25 | 2013 |

Genuine time-bin-encoded quantum key distribution over a turbulent depolarizing free-space channel J Jin, JP Bourgoin, R Tannous, S Agne, CJ Pugh, KB Kuntz, BL Higgins, ... Optics express 27 (26), 37214-37223, 2019 | 23 | 2019 |

Generating polarization-entangled photon pairs using cross-spliced birefringent fibers E Meyer-Scott, V Roy, JP Bourgoin, BL Higgins, LK Shalm, T Jennewein Optics express 21 (5), 6205-6212, 2013 | 23 | 2013 |