We show how the quantum process of splitting light may be modeled in classical optics. A second result is the possibility to engineer specific forms of a classical field.
© 2008 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: June 25, 2008
Manuscript Accepted: July 21, 2008
Published: August 22, 2008
R. Mar-Sarao and H. Moya-Cessa, "Optical realization of a quantum beam splitter," Opt. Lett. 33, 1966-1968 (2008)