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  • Editor: Andrew M. Weiner
  • Vol. 21, Iss. 10 — May. 20, 2013
  • pp: 11728–11746

Dressed multi-wave mixing process with Rydberg blockade

Huaibin Zheng, Yan Zhao, Chenzhi Yuan, Zhaoyang Zhang, Junling Che, Yiqi Zhang, Yunguang Zhang, and Yanpeng Zhang  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 21, Issue 10, pp. 11728-11746 (2013)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.21.011728


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Abstract

We investigate the way to control multi-wave mixing (MWM) process in Rydberg atoms via the interaction between Rydberg blockade and light field dressing effect. Considering both of the primary and secondary blockades, we theoretically study the MWM process in both diatomic and quadratomic systems, in which the enhancement, suppression and avoided crossing can be affected by the atomic internuclear distance or external electric field intensity. In the diatomic system, we also can eliminate the primary blockade by the dressing effect. Such investigations have potential applications in quantum computing with Rydberg atom as the carrier of qubit.

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OCIS Codes
(020.5780) Atomic and molecular physics : Rydberg states
(030.1640) Coherence and statistical optics : Coherence
(190.4223) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear wave mixing

ToC Category:
Atomic and Molecular Physics

History
Original Manuscript: January 29, 2013
Revised Manuscript: March 14, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: March 15, 2013
Published: May 7, 2013

Citation
Huaibin Zheng, Yan Zhao, Chenzhi Yuan, Zhaoyang Zhang, Junling Che, Yiqi Zhang, Yunguang Zhang, and Yanpeng Zhang, "Dressed multi-wave mixing process with Rydberg blockade," Opt. Express 21, 11728-11746 (2013)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-21-10-11728


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