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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/203512
Description: We present a method of directly measuring the spontaneous Raman scattering in optical waveguides in an alignment-free setup. Using a pulsed laser, liquid-crystal-on-silicon spatial light modulator and ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/301035
Description: Broadband polarization-entanglement over 100 nm is demonstrated in a poled fiber phase-matched for type-II downconversion in the 1.5-micron telecom-band. Two-photon interference and Hong-Ou-Mandel int ... More
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/199851
Description: We present a Hamiltonian for electrodynamics in lossy, dispersive, magneto-electric media, and diagonalize its canonical quantum counterpart. Our results provide a rigorous framework for classical and ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/191263
Description: We report the characterization of correlated photon pairs generated in dispersion-engineered silicon slow-light photonic crystal waveguides pumped by picosecond pulses. We found that taking advantage ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/293667
Description: We present a simple and flexible method for a rigorous description of nonlinear phenomena in photonic systems, well suited to model integrated and photonic crystal structures.
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Date: 2012
Subject Keyword: 020600 Quantum Physics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/206171
Description: We theoretically study the deterministic generation of photon Fock states on-demand using a protocol based on a Jaynes Cummings quantum random walk which includes damping. We then show how each of the ... More
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Authors: Delanty, M | Steel, M. J
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/199601
Description: We theoretically analyze the dynamical evolution of photonic quantum walks on Möbius strips and other exotic structures in three-dimensional integrated photonics. Our flexible design allows discrete o ... More
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Date: 2012
Subject Keyword: 020600 Quantum Physics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/199576
Description: We investigate the entropy counting for black hole horizons in loop quantum gravity (LQG). We argue that the space of 3D closed polyhedra is the classical counterpart of the space of SU(2) intertwiner ... More
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Date: 2012
Subject Keyword: 020600 Quantum Physics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/189014
Description: Linear optics quantum computing is a promising approach to implementing scalable quantum computation. However, this approach has very demanding physical resource requirements. Recently, Aaronson and A ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/293751
Description: Four-wave mixing (FWM) can be either stimulated or occur spontaneously. The first process is intrinsically much stronger and well understood through classical nonlinear optics. The latter, also known ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/293728
Description: We present a simple and flexible method for a rigorous description of nonlinear phenomena in photonic systems, well suited to model integrated and photonic crystal structures. We also show that the re ... More
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Date: 2012
Subject Keyword: 020600 Quantum Physics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/198235
Description: Physical theories are developed to describe phenomena in particular regimes, and generally are valid only within a limited range of scales. For example, general relativity provides an effective descri ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/293807
Description: We propose a method of generating maximally-polarization-entangled states by type-II spontaneous parametric down-conversion in Bragg reflection waveguides. Analytic expressions for the group velocitie ... More
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Date: 2012
Subject Keyword: 020600 Quantum Physics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/182679
Description: Sensors based on the nitrogen-vacancy defect in diamond are being developed to measure weak magnetic and electric fields at the nanoscale. However, such sensors rely on measurements of a shift in the ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/293660
Description: We present simple expressions for the power generated via continuous-wave classical and quantum nonlinear optical processes in integrated devices, making it easy to benchmark quantum performance based ... More
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