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  • Editor: J. H. Eberly
  • Vol. 8, Iss. 12 — Jun. 2, 2001
  • pp: 664–669

Action on pulse position and momentum using dispersion and phase modulation

M. E. Grein, H. A. Haus, L. A. Jiang, and E. P. Ippen  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 8, Issue 12, pp. 664-669 (2001)

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The timing jitter and frequency jitter of quantized optical pulses obey Heisenberg’s uncertainty principle. We show how one jitter may be reduced at the expense of the other, using dispersion and phase modulation.

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OCIS Codes
(140.3460) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers
(270.0270) Quantum optics : Quantum optics
(270.6570) Quantum optics : Squeezed states

ToC Category:
Research Papers

Original Manuscript: April 24, 2001
Published: June 2, 2001

Matthew Grein, Hermann Haus, Leaf Jiang, and Erich Ippen, "Action on pulse position and momentum using dispersion and phase modulation," Opt. Express 8, 664-669 (2001)

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