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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 16, Iss. 24 — Nov. 24, 2008
  • pp: 20149–20156

Compact sources of polarization-entangled photons

Marco Fiorentino and Raymond G. Beausoleil  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 16, Issue 24, pp. 20149-20156 (2008)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.16.020149


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Abstract

We present several novel sources of polarization-entangled states based on beam displacer interferometers. These sources generate a large number of high-quality entangled photon pairs in a compact alignment-free layout and can work with both cw and pulsed pumps.

© 2008 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(190.4410) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, parametric processes
(270.0270) Quantum optics : Quantum optics

ToC Category:
Quantum Optics

History
Original Manuscript: October 15, 2008
Revised Manuscript: November 13, 2008
Manuscript Accepted: November 18, 2008
Published: November 21, 2008

Citation
Marco Fiorentino and Raymond G. Beausoleil, "Compact sources of polarization-entangled photons," Opt. Express 16, 20149-20156 (2008)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-16-24-20149


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