Quantum Imaging


     Multidisciplinary      University Research      Initiative (MURI)

     PI: Robert Boyd



  1. Q. Sun, Y.V. Rostovtsev, J.P. Dowling, M. Scully, M.S. Zubairy, Optically controlled delays for broadband pulse, Phys. Rev. A 72, R0310802 (2005) [pdf]
  2. K.T. Kapale and J.P. Dowling, Vortex Phase Qubit: Generating Arbitrary, Counterrotating, Coherent Superpositions in Bose-Einstein Condensates via Optical Angular Momentum Beams, Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 173601 (2005) [pdf]
  3. F.M. Spedalieri, H. Lee, J.P. Dowling, High-fidelity linear optical quantum computing with polarization encoding, preprint (2005) [pdf]
  4. K.T. Kapale, L.D. Didomenico, H. Lee, P. Kok, J.P. Dowling, Quantum Interferometric Sensors, preprint (2005) [pdf]
  5. R.W. Boyd, H.J. Chang, H. Shin, C. O'Sullivan-Hale, Progress in Quantum Lithography, Proc. SPIE Int. Soc. Opt. Eng. 5893, 58930G (2005) [pdf]
  6. M. O'Sullivan, I. Khan, R.W. Boyd, J. Howell, Pixel Entanglement: Experimental Realization of Optically Entangled d=3 and d=6 Qudits, Phys. Rev. Lett. 94, 220501 (2005) [pdf]
  7. S. Feng, C.-H. Chen, G.A. Barbosa, P. Kumar, Role of Pump Beam Orbital Angular Momentum in Type-II Parametric Down-Conversion, International Quantum Electronics Conference (2006). [pdf]
  8. A. Guillaume, J.P. Dowling, Heisenberg limited measurement with superconducting circuits, preprint (2005). [pdf]
  9. P. Kok, W.J. Munro, K. Nemoto, T.C. Ralph, J.P. Dowling, G.J. Milburn, Linear optical quantum computing, preprint (2005) [pdf]
  10. S. Carrasco, M.B. Nasr, A. Sergienko, B.E.A. Saleh, M.C. Teich, J.P. Torres, Lluis Torner, Broadband light generation by noncollinear parametric down-conversion, Opt. Lett. 31, 253 (2006) [pdf]
  11. G.A. Barbosa, Quantum half-adder, Phys. Rev. A 73, 052321 (2006) [pdf]
  12. H.J. Chang, H. Shin, M. O'Sullivan, R.W. Boyd, Implementation of sub-Rayleigh-resolution lithography using an N-photon absorber, J. Mod. Opt. 53, 16-17 (2006) [pdf]
  13. J. Wen, S. Du, M.H. Rubin, Biphoton generation in a two-level atomic ensemble, Phys. Rev. A 75, 033809 (2007) [pdf]
  14. S. Du, J. Wen, M.H. Rubin, G.Y. Yin, Four-Wave Mixing and Biphoton Generation in a Two-Level System, Phys. Rev. Lett. 98, 053601 (2007) [pdf]
  15. P. Kok, W.J. Munro, K. Nemoto, T.C. Ralph. J.P. Dowling, G.J. Mulburn, Linear optical quantum computing with photonic qubits, Rev. Mod. Phys. 79, 135 (2007) [pdf]
  16. G. Barbosa, Transverse coincidence structures in spontaneous parametric down-conversion with orbital angular momentum: Theory, Phys. Rev. A 76, 033821 (2007) [pdf]
  17. G. Agarwal, K.W. Chan, R.W. Boyd, H. Cable, J. Dowling, Quantum states of light produced by a high-gain optical parametric amplifier for use in quantum lithography, J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 24, 2 (2007) [pdf]
  18. S. Du, J. Wen and M. H. Rubin, Narrow-Band Biphoton Generation near Atomic Resonance, submitted to JOSA B (2008) [pdf]
  19. J. P. Dowling, Quantum Optical Metrology — The Lowdown on High-N00N States, accepted in Journal of Contemporary Physics (2008) [pdf]
  20. R. T. Glasser, H. Cable and J. P. Dowling, Entanglement-Seeded-Dual Optical Parametric Amplification: Applications to Quantum Communication, Imaging, and Metrology, arXiv:0804.1786 (2008) [pdf]
  21. Y. Gao and H. Lee, Sub-Shot-Noise Quantum Optical Interferometry:
    A Comparison of Entangled State Performance within a Unified Measurement Scheme, arXiv:0803.0155v1 (2008) [pdf]
  22. M. Rubin and Y. Shih, Resolution of Ghost Imaging for Non-degenerate Spontaneous Parametric Down Conversion, Preprint (2008) [doc]
  23. Y. Shih, The Physics of Ghost Imaging, Preprint (2008) [pdf]
  24. B. Erkmen and J. Shapiro, Unified Theory of Ghost Imaging with Gaussian-state light, Phys. Rev. A 77 043809 (2008) [pdf]
  25. G. Barbosa, On the distinguishability of downconverted modes with orbital angular momentum, Opt. Lett. 33, 18 (2008) [pdf]
  26. A. Jha, M. Malik, R.W. Boyd, Exploring Energy-Time Entanglement Using Geometric Phase, Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 180405 (2008) [pdf]
  27. A. Jha, B. Jack, E. Yao, J. Leach, R.W. Boyd, G. Buller, S.M. Barnett, S. Franke-Arnold, M.J. Padgett, Fourier relationship between the angle and angular momentum of entangled photons, Phys. Rev. A 78, 043810 (2008) [pdf]
  28. R.W. Boyd, G. Agarwal, K. Clifford Chan, A. Jha, M. O’Sullivan, Propagation of quantum states of light through absorbing and amplifying media, Optics Communications, Vol. 281, 3732-3738 (2008) [pdf]
  29. J. Wen and M. H. Rubin, Distinction of Tripartite Greenberger-Horne-Zeilinger and W States Entangled in Time-Energy and Space, Preprint (2009) [pdf]
  30. G. Barbosa, Indistinguishability of orbital angular-momentum modes in spontaneous parametric down-conversion, Phys. Rev. A 79, 055805 (2009) [pdf]
  31. G. Barbosa, Wave function for spontaneous parameteric down-conversion with orbital angular momentum, Phys. Rev. A 80, 063833 (2009) [pdf]
  32. K.W. Chan, M. O'Sullivan, R.W. Boyd, High-order thermal ghost imaging, Opt. Lett. 34 (21), 3343-3345 (2009) [pdf]
  33. C.J. Broadbent, P. Zerom, H. Shin, J. Howell, R.W. Boyd, Discriminating orthogonal single-photon images, Phys. Rev. A, 79, 033802 (2009) [pdf]
  34. G. Tyler, R.W. Boyd, Influence of atmospheric turbulence on the propagation of quantum states of light carrying orbital angular momentum, Opt. Lett. 34, 2 p. 142 (2009) [pdf]

Background Papers

  1. J.H. Shapiro and K-X. Sun, Semiclassical versus quantum behavior in fourth-order interference, J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 11, 1130 (1994) [pdf]
  2. J.H. Shapiro, Quantum Gaussian Noise, Fluctuations and Noise in Photonics and Quantum Optics, Proc. of SPIE 5111, 382 (2003) [pdf]
  3. B.E.A. Saleh, M.C. Teich, A.V. Sergienko, Wolf Equations for Two-Photon Light, Phys. Rev. Lett. 94, 223601 (2005). [pdf]