Lossless single photon shaping via heralding

Yu Ping Huang, Kahraman G. Köprülü, Geraldo A. Barbosa, Prem Kumar

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


Using spontaneous optical parametric down-conversion, we analyze and experimentally demonstrate heralded generation of shaped single photons, whose modes are losslessly tailored via amplitude modulation on the pump field that drives the down-conversion process.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationNonlinear Optics
Subtitle of host publicationMaterials, Fundamentals and Applications, NLO 2011
StatePublished - Dec 1 2011
EventNonlinear Optics: Materials, Fundamentals and Applications, NLO 2011 - Kauai, HI, United States
Duration: Jul 17 2011Jul 22 2011

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


OtherNonlinear Optics: Materials, Fundamentals and Applications, NLO 2011
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityKauai, HI

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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