Extrinsic orbital angular momentum carried by photon-pairs in spontaneous parametric down-conversion

Sheng Feng*, Prem Kumar

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Abstract

We show in theory that the down-converted photon-pairs carry extrinsic orbital angular momentum in the degrees of freedom of relative movement of one photon with respect to its twin in type-II spontaneous parametric down-conversion.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publication2008 Conference on and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference Lasers and Electro-Optics, QELS
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 15 2008
EventConference on and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference Lasers and Electro-Optics, QELS 2008 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: May 4 2008May 9 2008

Other

OtherConference on and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference Lasers and Electro-Optics, QELS 2008
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA
Period5/4/085/9/08

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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