Path entangled photons from parametric down-conversion

H. S. Eisenberg*, J. F. Hodelin, G. Khoury, D. Bouwmeester

*Corresponding author for this work

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Using stimulated parametric down-conversion, we propose a method for generating multiphoton path entanglement. By a special coincidence detection at one down-converted arm, the photons of the second arm non-locally bunch into the desired state. Experimental demonstration for the case of two photons is presented, as well as how to extend the scheme to any number of photons.

Original languageAmerican English
Title of host publication2005 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS)
Number of pages3
StatePublished - 2005
Externally publishedYes
Event2005 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS) - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: 22 May 200527 May 2005

Publication series

NameQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS)


Conference2005 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS)
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD


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