Complete characterization of weak-homodyne photon-number-resolving detectors: Applications to non-classical photonic state reconstructions

H. B. Coldenstrodt-Ronge, G. Puentes, O. Cohen, F. Noriega, X. Yang, J. S. Lundeen, B. J. Smith, I. A. Walmsley

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

Abstract

A novel detector combining phase sensitivity and photon-number resolution is experimentally characterized by measuring its positive-operator-value measurement set. Direct application to tomographic reconstruction of heralded single-photon states is presented.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2010
StatePublished - 2010
Externally publishedYes
EventQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2010 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: May 16 2010May 21 2010

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2010
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA
Period5/16/105/21/10

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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