All-fiber photon-pair source for quantum communications

Marco Fiorentino*, Paul L. Voss, Xiaoying Li, Jay E. Sharping, Geraldo A. Barbosa, Prem Kumar

*Corresponding author for this work

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We present a fiber-optic source of quantum-correlated photon pairs that is well suited for use in 1550nm quantum communication and cryptography networks. Nonclassical properties are demonstrated using Geiger-mode InGaAs/InP avalanche photodiodes.

Original languageEnglish (US)
StatePublished - Jan 1 2002
EventQuantum Electronics and Laser Science (QELS) 2002 - Long Beach, CA, United States
Duration: May 19 2002May 24 2002


OtherQuantum Electronics and Laser Science (QELS) 2002
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityLong Beach, CA

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Physics and Astronomy


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