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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    Xiong, C., Vo, T. D., Collins, M. J., Clark, A. S., Li, J., Steel, M. J., ... Eggleton, B. J. (2014). Bi-directional multiplexing of heralded single photon sources from a single silicon photonic chip. In CLEO 2014: QELS_Fundamental Science : Technical Digest [FTh3A.7] (Optics InfoBase conference papers series). Washington, DC: Optical Society of America (OSA). https://doi.org/10.1364/CLEO_QELS.2014.FTh3A.7