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  • Editor: Xi-Cheng Zhang
  • Vol. 39, Iss. 8 — Apr. 15, 2014
  • pp: 2403–2406

Bright squeezed-vacuum source with 1.1 spatial mode

A. M. Pérez, T. Sh. Iskhakov, P. Sharapova, S. Lemieux, O. V. Tikhonova, M. V. Chekhova, and G. Leuchs  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 39, Issue 8, pp. 2403-2406 (2014)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.39.002403


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Abstract

Bright squeezed vacuum, a macroscopic nonclassical state of light, can be obtained at the output of a strongly pumped nonseeded traveling-wave optical parametric amplifier (OPA). By constructing the OPA of two consecutive crystals separated by a large distance, we make the squeezed vacuum spatially single-mode without a significant decrease in the brightness or squeezing.

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OCIS Codes
(270.0270) Quantum optics : Quantum optics
(270.5290) Quantum optics : Photon statistics
(270.6570) Quantum optics : Squeezed states
(190.4975) Nonlinear optics : Parametric processes

ToC Category:
Quantum Optics

History
Original Manuscript: February 3, 2014
Revised Manuscript: March 18, 2014
Manuscript Accepted: March 19, 2014
Published: April 10, 2014

Citation
A. M. Pérez, T. Sh. Iskhakov, P. Sharapova, S. Lemieux, O. V. Tikhonova, M. V. Chekhova, and G. Leuchs, "Bright squeezed-vacuum source with 1.1 spatial mode," Opt. Lett. 39, 2403-2406 (2014)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-39-8-2403


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