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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 17, Iss. 19 — Sep. 14, 2009
  • pp: 16385–16393

High-flux and broadband biphoton sources with controlled frequency entanglement

Ryosuke Shimizu and Keiichi Edamatsu  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 17, Issue 19, pp. 16385-16393 (2009)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.17.016385


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Abstract

We report the high-flux and broadband generation of biphotons with controlled frequency entanglement. For the generation of the entangled state consisting of frequency-anticorrelated photons, we use PPMgSLT pumped by a continuous-wave (cw) laser. Meanwhile, the state consisting of frequency-correlated photons is produced from PPKTP under the extended phase-matching condition. Both states exhibited interference patterns with over 90% visibilities in two-photon interference experiments.

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OCIS Codes
(270.0270) Quantum optics : Quantum optics
(270.4180) Quantum optics : Multiphoton processes

ToC Category:
Quantum Optics

History
Original Manuscript: July 9, 2009
Revised Manuscript: August 24, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: August 28, 2009
Published: August 31, 2009

Citation
Ryosuke Shimizu and Keiichi Edamatsu, "High-flux and broadband biphoton sources
with controlled frequency entanglement," Opt. Express 17, 16385-16393 (2009)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-17-19-16385


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