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Characterization of single photons using two-photon interference

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This chapter discusses the nature of single-photon light fields, the interference of two photons on a beam splitter and introduces the time-resolved two-photon interference. It presents how a frequency and an emission-time jitter affect the results of a time-resolved two-photon interference experiment. On this basis, the experimental characterization of a single-photon source, based on an adiabatic passage technique, is discussed. The time-resolved two-photon interfere...

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10.1016/S1049-250X(06)53009-5

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Physics
Sub department:
Atomic & Laser Physics
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Volume:
53
Pages:
253-289
Host title:
Advances in Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics
Publication date:
2005-12-02
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25120
ISBN:
0120038536
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2013-03-20

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