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Frontiers in Optics
Rochester, New York United States
October 19-23, 2008
ISBN: 978-1-55752-861-2
Photon Sources (FMH)

From a Single-Photon Source to a Single-Ion Laser

Francois Dubin, Carlos Russo, Helena G. Barros, Andreas Stute, Piet Schmidt, and Rainer Blatt


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A single Ca+ion is trapped in a high finesse cavity. Under continuous excitation, our single-ion device shows signatures of a quantum laser. Under pulsed excitation, it acts as an efficient source of single photons.

© 2008 The Optical Society

OCIS Codes
(060.0060) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics and optical communications
(270.0270) Quantum optics : Quantum optics
(270.5580) Quantum optics : Quantum electrodynamics
(060.5565) Fiber optics and optical communications : Quantum communications

F. Dubin, C. Russo, H. G. Barros, A. Stute, P. Schmidt, and R. Blatt, "From a Single-Photon Source to a Single-Ion Laser," in Frontiers in Optics 2008/Laser Science XXIV/Plasmonics and Metamaterials/Optical Fabrication and Testing, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2008), paper FMH3.

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