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  • Vol. 17, Iss. 4 — Apr. 1, 2000
  • pp: 634–637

Antibunching and photoemission waiting times

Reeta Vyas and Surendra Singh  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA B, Vol. 17, Issue 4, pp. 634-637 (2000)

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We discuss antibunching of photons in terms of the distributions of waiting between successive photoemissions and compare it with definitions of antibunching based on the two-time intensity correlation function. We illustrate our results for photon sequences emitted by parametric oscillators. Curves are presented to illustrate the behavior.

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OCIS Codes
(190.4970) Nonlinear optics : Parametric oscillators and amplifiers
(270.0270) Quantum optics : Quantum optics
(270.2500) Quantum optics : Fluctuations, relaxations, and noise
(270.5290) Quantum optics : Photon statistics

Reeta Vyas and Surendra Singh, "Antibunching and photoemission waiting times," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 17, 634-637 (2000)

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