Effects of polarization-dependent loss and fiber birefringence on photon-pair entanglement in fiber-optic channels

Milja Medic, Prem Kumar

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Abstract

Quantum communication requires that photon-pair entanglement be preserved as the photons are distributed to remote locations. We model the effects of loss and birefringence on polarization-entangled photon pairs propagating in optical fibers.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPhotonic Applications Systems Technologies Conference, PhAST 2007
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557528349, 9781557528346
StatePublished - Jan 1 2007
EventPhotonic Applications Systems Technologies Conference, PhAST 2007 - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: May 8 2007May 8 2007

Other

OtherPhotonic Applications Systems Technologies Conference, PhAST 2007
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period5/8/075/8/07

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Medic, M., & Kumar, P. (2007). Effects of polarization-dependent loss and fiber birefringence on photon-pair entanglement in fiber-optic channels. In Photonic Applications Systems Technologies Conference, PhAST 2007 Optical Society of America.