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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 13, Iss. 15 — Jul. 25, 2005
  • pp: 5777–5782

Generation of cross-polarized photon pairs in a microstructure fiber with frequency-conjugate laser pump pulses

J. Fan and A. Migdall  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 13, Issue 15, pp. 5777-5782 (2005)

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We propose and experimentally demonstrate the generation of cross-polarized photon pairs via four-wave mixing with cross-polarized frequency-conjugate laser pump pulses. This method can be used for various quantum information applications such as the preparation of Bell-states.

© 2005 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(060.4370) Fiber optics and optical communications : Nonlinear optics, fibers
(190.4380) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, four-wave mixing

ToC Category:
Research Papers

Original Manuscript: June 14, 2005
Revised Manuscript: July 15, 2005
Published: July 25, 2005

Jingyun Fan and A. Migdall, "Generation of cross-polarized photon pairs in a microstructure fiber with frequency-conjugate laser pump pulses," Opt. Express 13, 5777-5782 (2005)

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