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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 10, Iss. 2 — Jan. 28, 2002
  • pp: 128–138

Amplitude squeezing in a Mach-Zehnder fiber interferometer: Numerical analysis of experiments with microstructure fiber

Marco Fiorentino, Jay E. Sharping, Prem Kumar, and Alberto Porzio  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 10, Issue 2, pp. 128-138 (2002)

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We study a Mach-Zehnder nonlinear fiber interferometer for the generation of amplitude-squeezed light. Numerical simulations of experiments with microstructure fiber are performed using linearization of the quantum nonlinear Shrödinger equation. We include in our model the effect of distributed linear losses in the fiber.

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(060.2400) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber properties
(270.6570) Quantum optics : Squeezed states

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Research Papers

Original Manuscript: December 21, 2001
Revised Manuscript: January 25, 2002
Published: January 28, 2002

Marco Fiorentino, Jay Sharping, Prem Kumar, and Alberto Porzio, "Amplitude squeezing in a Mach-Zehnder fiber interferometer: Numerical analysis of experiments with microstructure fiber," Opt. Express 10, 128-138 (2002)

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