Generation of pure heralded single-photon states by cross-polarized spontaneous four-wave mixing

Jesper Bjerge Christensen, Colin J. McKinstrie, Karsten Rottwitt

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Abstract

We propose a novel scheme which employs cross-polarized pumps to generate temporally and spectrally uncorrelated signal-idler photon-pairs through spontaneous fourwave mixing in a birefringent third-order nonlinear waveguide.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of CLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science 2016
Number of pages2
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
Publication date2016
ISBN (Print)978-1-943580-11-8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2016
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics 2016 - San Jose, California, United States
Duration: 5 Jun 201610 Jun 2016

Conference

ConferenceConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics 2016
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose, California
Period05/06/201610/06/2016

Bibliographical note

From the session: Single-Photon Detectors and Sources (FTu4C)

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