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  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 33, Iss. 17 — Sep. 1, 2008
  • pp: 1966–1968

Optical realization of a quantum beam splitter

R. Mar-Sarao and H. Moya-Cessa  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 33, Issue 17, pp. 1966-1968 (2008)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.33.001966


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Abstract

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

OCIS Codes
(260.2110) Physical optics : Electromagnetic optics
(270.0270) Quantum optics : Quantum optics
(350.5500) Other areas of optics : Propagation

ToC Category:
Quantum Optics

History
Original Manuscript: June 25, 2008
Manuscript Accepted: July 21, 2008
Published: August 22, 2008

Citation
R. Mar-Sarao and H. Moya-Cessa, "Optical realization of a quantum beam splitter," Opt. Lett. 33, 1966-1968 (2008)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-33-17-1966


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