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  • Vol. 36, Iss. 16 — Aug. 15, 2011
  • pp: 3248–3250

Photonic Bloch oscillations of correlated particles

Stefano Longhi  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 36, Issue 16, pp. 3248-3250 (2011)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.36.003248


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Abstract

A photonic realization of Bloch oscillations (BOs) of two correlated electrons that move on a one-dimensional periodic lattice, based on spatial light transport in a square waveguide array with a defect line, is theoretically proposed. The signature of correlated BOs, such as frequency doubling of the oscillation frequency induced by particle interaction, can be simply visualized by monitoring the spatial path followed by an optical beam that excites the array near the defect line.

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OCIS Codes
(000.1600) General : Classical and quantum physics
(230.7370) Optical devices : Waveguides
(350.7420) Other areas of optics : Waves

ToC Category:
Optical Devices

History
Original Manuscript: June 27, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: July 26, 2011
Published: August 15, 2011

Citation
Stefano Longhi, "Photonic Bloch oscillations of correlated particles," Opt. Lett. 36, 3248-3250 (2011)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-36-16-3248

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