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  • Vol. 13, Iss. 10 — Oct. 1, 1988
  • pp: 925–927

Parametric amplification and squeezed-light generation in a nonlinear directional coupler

Antonio Mecozzi  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 13, Issue 10, pp. 925-927 (1988)

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A scheme to realize phase-sensitive amplification of light using a nonlinear coherent coupler is proposed. Squeezed-light generation with low pump power and short interaction length is possible with this technique.

© 1988 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: March 18, 1988
Manuscript Accepted: July 5, 1988
Published: October 1, 1988

Antonio Mecozzi, "Parametric amplification and squeezed-light generation in a nonlinear directional coupler," Opt. Lett. 13, 925-927 (1988)

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