Integrated quantum optics using silicon wire waveguides is presented. The Kerr nonlinearity of silicon allows the generation of photon pairs within straight waveguides, within micro-ring resonators, as well as the realisation of more complex circuits.
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S. Massar, S. Clemmen, K. Phan Huy, P. Emplit, W. Bogaerts, and R. Baets, "Integrated quantum optics using the Silicon on Insulator (SOI) plateform," in Frontiers in Optics 2012/Laser Science XXVIII, OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America, 2012), paper FTu4D.1.
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