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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/268799
Description: We present a theoretical description of slab and ridge waveguides with multilayer claddings, such as Bragg reflection waveguides (BRWs), using analytical expressions based on Fresnel and Airy formulas ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/281528
Description: We demonstrate integrated spatial multiplexing of heralded single photons generated from a single 96 μm long silicon photonic crystal waveguide in a bidirectional pump configuration. By using a low-lo ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/263470
Description: We present a canonical quantization of macroscopic electrodynamics. The results apply to inhomogeneous media with a broad class of linear magnetoelectric responses, which are consistent with the Krame ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/278302
Description: We theoretically demonstrate that if pump powers are kept low enough to suppress multi-pair events in integrated photon pair generation via spontaneous four-wave mixing, many other nonlinear effects a ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/279196
Description: Metamaterials, artificial electromagnetic media realized by subwavelength nano-structuring, have become a paradigm for engineering electromagnetic space, allowing for independent control of both elect ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/286091
Description: Birefringence in poled fiber enables the direct (compensation-free) generation of broadband polarization-entangled photon pairs. However, birefringence and pump detuning also affect the entangled stat ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/285154
Description: Optical quantum computing (QC) increasingly uses integrated optics based experiments which permit circuit compactness and phase stability [1]. However, despite the rapid adaptations of integrated wave ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/286108
Description: We study, both theoretically and experimentally, emission of correlated photon-pairs by spontaneous four-wave-mixing in silicon integrated resonators. We show that the number of generated pairs in the ... More
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/286000
Description: We describe an automated, high resolution method to measure an arbitrary portion of the joint spectral intensity of spontaneous four-wave mixing generated photons. This allows us to quantify the spect ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/286119
Description: A proposal to generate modal and polarization hyperentangled photons using Bragg reflection waveguides is discussed. A high quality of entanglement is achievable with spectral filtering using filter b ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/283157
Description: The non-deterministic nature of photon sources is a key limitation for single-photon quantum processors. Spatial multiplexing overcomes this by enhancing the heralded single-photon yield without enhan ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/286019
Description: We experimentally demonstrate spatial multiplexing of monolithic heralded single photon sources based on slow-light enhanced spontaneous four-wave mixing. We use a low-loss integrated electro-optic sw ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/268817
Description: To implement the BB84 decoy-state quantum key distribution (QKD) protocol over a lossy ground-satellite quantum uplink requires a source that has high repetition rate of short laser pulses, long term ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/286126
Description: We propose a strategy for designing Bragg reflection waveguides with no polarization sensitivity. Via spontaneous parametric downconversion, such waveguides produce both cross-polarized and co-polariz ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/262791
Description: We consider integrated photon pair sources based on spontaneous four-wave mixing and derive expressions for the pump powers at which various nonlinear processes become relevant for a variety of source ... More
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