We are developing an experimental setup to deterministically create single photons using spontaneous downconversion. We expect our source to output a single photon with a probability of 70%, and two photons with less than 3%.
© 2008 Optical Society of America
K. T. McCusker, N. A. Peters, A. P. VanDevender, and P. G. Kwiat, "A Deterministic Single-Photon Source," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2008), paper JTuA117.
References are not available for this paper.