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A broadband high spectral brightness fiber-based two-photon source

TitleA broadband high spectral brightness fiber-based two-photon source
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsJ. Fan, and A. L. Migdall
JournalOptics Express
Volume15
Pagination2915
Date Publishedmar
ISSN1094-4087
Keywords2007, fibers, four-wave mixing, Nonlinear optics, Raman effect, Single Fellow
Abstract

After characterizing the Raman scattering in a fused silica polarization-maintaining microstructure optical fiber, we built a fiber-based two-photon light source of high spectral brightness, broad spectral range, and very low noise background at room temperature. The resulting bright low-noise two-photon light can be used for a number of quantum information applications.

URLhttp://www.opticsexpress.org/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-15-6-2915

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