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  • Vol. 16, Iss. 16 — Aug. 4, 2008
  • pp: 11750–11758

Experimental test of nonclassicality for a single particle

Giorgio Brida, Ivo Pietro Degiovanni, Marco Genovese, Valentina Schettini, Sergey V. Polyakov, and Alan Migdall  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 16, Issue 16, pp. 11750-11758 (2008)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.16.011750


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Abstract

In a recent paper [R. Alicki and N. Van Ryn, J. Phys. A: Math. Theor., 41, 062001 (2008)] a test of nonclassicality for a single qubit was proposed. Here, we discuss the class of hidden variables theories to which this test applies and present an experimental realization

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OCIS Codes
(270.0270) Quantum optics : Quantum optics
(270.5585) Quantum optics : Quantum information and processing

ToC Category:
Quantum Optics

History
Original Manuscript: April 11, 2008
Revised Manuscript: May 26, 2008
Manuscript Accepted: May 26, 2008
Published: July 22, 2008

Citation
Giorgio Brida, Ivo Pietro Degiovanni, Marco Genovese, Valentina Schettini, Sergey V. Polyakov, and Alan Migdall, "Experimental test of nonclassicality for a single particle," Opt. Express 16, 11750-11758 (2008)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-16-16-11750


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