Photonic technologies for quantum information processing

Prem Kumar, Paul Kwiat, Alan Migdall, Sae Woo Nam, Jelena Vuckovic, Franco N.C. Wong

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


The last several years have seen tremendous progress toward practical optical quantum information processing, including the development of single- and entangled-photon sources and high-efficiency photon counting detectors, covering a range of wavelengths. We review some of the recent progress in the development of these photonic technologies.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationExperimental Aspects of Quantum Computing
Number of pages17
ISBN (Print)0387230459, 9780387230450
StatePublished - 2005


  • Quantum dot
  • down-conversion
  • entanglement
  • single-photon detector

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Physics and Astronomy


Dive into the research topics of 'Photonic technologies for quantum information processing'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this