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  • Vol. 30, Iss. 15 — Aug. 1, 2005
  • pp: 2001–2003

Coherent photon transport from spontaneous emission in one-dimensional waveguides

J. T. Shen and Shanhui Fan  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 30, Issue 15, pp. 2001-2003 (2005)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.30.002001


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Abstract

A two-level system coupled to a one-dimensional continuum is investigated. By using a real-space model Hamiltonian, we show that spontaneous emission can coherently interfere with the continuum modes and gives interesting transport properties. The technique is applied to various related problems with different configurations, and analytical solutions are given.

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OCIS Codes
(270.0270) Quantum optics : Quantum optics
(290.0290) Scattering : Scattering

Citation
J. T. Shen and Shanhui Fan, "Coherent photon transport from spontaneous emission in one-dimensional waveguides," Opt. Lett. 30, 2001-2003 (2005)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-30-15-2001


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