Coherent Single Photon Source in an Integrated Diamond Nanophotonic System

Daniel Assumpcao*, Can Knaut, Erik Knall, Rivka Bekenstein, Wenjie Gong, Bartholomeus Machielse, David Levonian, Pieter Jan Stas, Yan Qi Huan, Ralf Riedinger, Mihir Bhaskar, Marko Lončar, Mikhail Lukin

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We demonstrate an on-demand source of individual, temporally modulated photons with high purity (g2(0) = 0.017) and detection efficiency (14.9%) using a silicon-vacancy center in diamond coupled to an asymmetric nanophotonic cavity.

Original languageAmerican English
Article numberFW5F.2
JournalOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
StatePublished - 2022
Externally publishedYes
EventCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, QELS 2022 - San Jose, United States
Duration: 15 May 202220 May 2022

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