Quantum information science has reinvigorated the study of quantum measurement, and created a new sense of urgency. I present several classes of "measurement" and discuss their applications, their practical feasibility, and some outstanding theoretical issues.
© 2006 Optical Society of America
(020.0020) Atomic and molecular physics : Atomic and molecular physics
(020.7010) Atomic and molecular physics : Laser trapping
(270.0270) Quantum optics : Quantum optics
(270.5570) Quantum optics : Quantum detectors
A. M. Steinberg, "Experimental Quantum Measurement: New Techniques and New Applications," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2006), paper QThD1.