Bi-directional multiplexing of heralded single photon sources from a single silicon photonic chip

C. Xiong, T. D. Vo, M. J. Collins, A. S. Clark, J. Li, M. J. Steel, T. F. Krauss, B. J. Eggleton

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Abstract

We demonstrate spatial multiplexing of two heralded single photon sources created by bi-directionally pumping a single 96 μm photonic crystal waveguide. This enhances the source brightness by 51.2±4.0% whilst maintaining the coincidence to accidental ratio. 

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCLEO 2014
Subtitle of host publicationQELS_Fundamental Science : Technical Digest
Place of PublicationWashington, DC
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
Number of pages2
ISBN (Electronic)9781557529992
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2014
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-optics - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: 8 Jun 201413 Jun 2014

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase conference papers series
ISSN (Print)2162-2701

Conference

ConferenceConference on Lasers and Electro-optics
Abbreviated titleCLEO: 2014
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA
Period8/06/1413/06/14

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