Degenerate correlated photon-pair generation in an ultra-compact silicon photonic crystal waveguide

Jiakun He, Chunle Xiong, Matthew J. Collins, Juntao Li, Thomas F. Krauss, Alex S. Clark, Benjamin J. Eggleton

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Abstract

We demonstrate degenerate correlated photon-pair generation in a 96 μm long silicon photonic crystal waveguide via slow-light enhanced spontaneous four-wave mixing. This provides an ultra-compact platform for generating indistinguishable photons for future quantum technologies.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationQIM 2014
Subtitle of host publicationQuantum Information and Measurement : Technical Digest
Place of PublicationWashington, DC
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
Pages1-2
Number of pages2
ISBN (Print)9781557529954
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Externally publishedYes
EventQuantum Information and Measurement, QIM 2014 - Messe Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Duration: 18 Mar 201420 Mar 2014

Other

OtherQuantum Information and Measurement, QIM 2014
CountryGermany
CityMesse Berlin, Berlin
Period18/03/1420/03/14

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    He, J., Xiong, C., Collins, M. J., Li, J., Krauss, T. F., Clark, A. S., & Eggleton, B. J. (2014). Degenerate correlated photon-pair generation in an ultra-compact silicon photonic crystal waveguide. In QIM 2014: Quantum Information and Measurement : Technical Digest (pp. 1-2). [QW4B.5] Washington, DC: Optical Society of America (OSA).