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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 18, Iss. 7 — Mar. 29, 2010
  • pp: 7002–7009

Effect of pure dephasing on the Jaynes-Cummings nonlinearities

A. Gonzalez-Tudela, E. del Valle, E. Cancellieri, C. Tejedor, D. Sanvitto, and F. P. Laussy  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 18, Issue 7, pp. 7002-7009 (2010)

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We study the effect of pure dephasing on a two-level system in strong coupling in the nonlinear regime with the single mode of a cavity. The photoluminescence spectrum of the cavity has a robust tendency to display triplet structures, instead of the expected Jaynes-Cummings pairs of doublets at the incommensurate frequencies ± ( n ± n 1 ) for integer n. We discuss recent experimental works that may already manifest signatures of single photon nonlinearities.

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OCIS Codes
(020.4180) Atomic and molecular physics : Multiphoton processes
(190.4720) Nonlinear optics : Optical nonlinearities of condensed matter
(270.5580) Quantum optics : Quantum electrodynamics
(140.3945) Lasers and laser optics : Microcavities

ToC Category:
Quantum Optics

Original Manuscript: February 24, 2010
Revised Manuscript: March 9, 2010
Manuscript Accepted: March 11, 2010
Published: March 19, 2010

A. Gonzalez-Tudela, E. del Valle, E. Cancellieri, C. Tejedor, D. Sanvitto, and F. P. Laussy, "Effect of pure dephasing on the Jaynes-Cummings nonlinearities," Opt. Express 18, 7002-7009 (2010)

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