Interaction-free all-optical switching via quantum zeno blockade

Yu Ping Huang, Abijith S. Kowligy, Joseph B. Altepeter, Prem Kumar

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


Embedding a Χ(2) crystal in a Fabry-Perot cavity, we propose and demonstrate an all-optical switch via quantum Zeno blockade that is implemented without any physical coupling between the signal and pump waves.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2011
StatePublished - 2011
EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2011 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: Oct 16 2011Oct 20 2011

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


OtherFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2011
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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