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Publications on Orbital Angular Momentum

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  1. High-dimensional quantum cryptography with twisted light
    Mohammad Mirhosseini, Omar S. Magaña-Loaiza, Brandon Rodenburg, Malcolm N. O'Sullivan, Mehul Malik, Martin P. J. Lavery, Miles J. Padgett, Daniel J. Gauthier, and Robert W. Boyd
    New Journal of Physics 17 , p. 033033  (2015). View PDF | View Online
  2. Divergence of an orbital-angular-momentum-carrying beam upon propagation
    Miles J. Padgett, Martin P. J. Lavery, Anton Zeilinger, and Robert W. Boyd
    New Journal of Physics 17 , p. 02301  (2015). View PDF | View Online
  3. Divergence of an orbital-angular-momentum-carrying beam upon propagation
    Miles J. Padgett, Filippo M. Miatto, Martin P. J. Lavery, Anton Zeilinger, and Robert W. Boyd
    New Journal of Physics 17 , p. 023011  (2015). View PDF | View Online
  4. Holographic Generation of Highly Twisted Electron Beams
    E. Karimi and Robert W. Boyd
    Physical Review Letters 114 , p. 034801  (2015). View PDF | View Online
  5. Achromatic orbital angular momentum generator
    F. Bouchard, H. Mand, Mohammad Mirhosseini, E. Karimi, and Robert W. Boyd
    New Journal of Physics , p. 123006  (2014). View PDF | View Online
  6. Quantum Imaging Technologies
    Mehul Malik and Robert W. Boyd
    Rivista del Nuovo Cimento 37 , pp. 273 -332  (2014). View PDF | View Online
  7. Amplification of Angular Rotations Using Weak Measurements
    Omar S. Magaña-Loaiza, Mohammad Mirhosseini, Brandon Rodenburg, and Robert W. Boyd
    Physical Review Letters 112 , p. 200401  (2014). View PDF | View Online
  8. Simulating thick atmospheric turbulence in the lab with application to orbital angular momentum communication
    Brandon Rodenburg, Mohammad Mirhosseini, Mehul Malik, Omar S. Magaña-Loaiza, Michael Yanakas, Laura Maher, Nicholas K Steinhoff, Glenn A. Tyler, and Robert W. Boyd
    New Journal of Physics, Vol. 16 (3) , p. 033020  (2014). View PDF | View Online
  9. Direct measurement of a 27-dimensional orbital-angular-momentum state vector
    Mehul Malik, Mohammad Mirhosseini, Martin P. J. Lavery, Jonathan Leach, Miles J. Padgett, and Robert W. Boyd
    Nature Communications 5 , p. 3115  (2014). View PDF | View Online
  10. Rapid generation of light beams carrying orbital angular momentum
    Mohammad Mirhosseini, Omar S. Magaña-Loaiza, C. Chen, Brandon Rodenburg, Mehul Malik, and Robert W. Boyd
    Optics Express, Vol. 21 , pp. 30196 -30203  (2013). View PDF | View Online
  11. Efficient separation of the orbital angular momentum eigenstates of light
    Mohammad Mirhosseini, Mehul Malik, Zhimin Shi, and Robert W. Boyd
    Nature Communications 4 , p. 2781  (2013). View PDF | View Online
  12. Free-space communication through turbulence: a comparison of plane-wave and orbital-angular-momentum encodings
    Mohammad Mirhosseini, Brandon Rodenburg, Mehul Malik, and Robert W. Boyd
    Journal of Modern Optics (2013). View PDF | View Online
  13. Measurement of the orbital-angular-momentum spectrum of fields with partial angular coherence using double-angular-slit interference
    Mehul Malik, Sangeeta Murugkar, Jonathan Leach, and Robert W. Boyd
    Physical Review A 86, 063806 (2012). View PDF | View Online
  14. The efficient sorting of light's orbital angular momentum for optical communications
    Martin P. J. Lavery, David J. Robertson, Mehul Malik, Brandon Rodenburg, Johannes Courtial, Robert W. Boyd, and Miles J. Padgett
    Proc. SPIE 8542 , p. 85421R  (2012). View PDF | View Online
  15. Near-perfect sorting of orbital angular momentum and angular position states of light
    Malcolm N. O'Sullivan, Mohammad Mirhosseini, Mehul Malik, and Robert W. Boyd
    Optics Express 20 , pp. 24444 -24449  (2012). View PDF | View Online
  16. Influence of atmospheric turbulence on states of light carrying orbital angular momentum
    Brandon Rodenburg, Martin P. J. Lavery, Mehul Malik, Malcolm N. O'Sullivan, Mohammad Mirhosseini, David J. Robertson, Miles J. Padgett, and Robert W. Boyd
    Optics Letters, Vol. 37, Issue 17 , pp. 3735 -3737  (2012). View PDF | View Online
  17. Observation of entanglement witnesses for orbital angular momentum states
    Megan Agnew, Jonathan Leach, and Robert W. Boyd
    The European Physical Journal D - Atomic, Molecular, Optical and Plasma Physics 66(6) , p. 156  (2012). View Online
  18. Secure information capacity of photons entangled in many dimensions
    Jonathan Leach, Eliot Bolduc, Daniel J. Gauthier, and Robert W. Boyd
    Phys. Rev. A 85 , p. 060304(R)  (2012). View PDF | View Online
  19. Influence of atmospheric turbulence on optical communications using orbital angular momentum for encoding
    Mehul Malik, Malcolm N. O'Sullivan, Brandon Rodenburg, Mohammad Mirhosseini, Jonathan Leach, Martin P. J. Lavery, Miles J. Padgett, and Robert W. Boyd
    Optics Express 20 , pp. 13195 -13200  (2012). View PDF | View Online
  20. Partial angular coherence and the angular Schmidt spectrum of entangled two-photon fields
    Anand Kumar Jha, Girish S. Agarwal, and Robert W. Boyd
    Phys. Rev. A 84, , p. 063847  (2011). View PDF | View Online
  21. Tomography of the quantum state of photons entangled in high dimensions
    Megan Agnew, Jonathan Leach, Melanie McLaren, F. Stef Roux, and Robert W. Boyd
    Phys. Rev. A 84 , p. 062101  (2011). View PDF | View Online
  22. Rotary Photon Drag Enhanced by a Slow-Light Medium
    Sonja Franke-Arnold, Graham Gibson, Robert W. Boyd, and Robert W. Boyd
    Science Vol. 333 no. 6038 , pp. 65 -67  (2011). View PDF | View Online
  23. Quantum key distribution in a high-dimensional state space: exploiting the transverse degree of freedom of the photon
    Robert W. Boyd, Anand Kumar Jha, Mehul Malik, Malcolm N. O'Sullivan, Brandon Rodenburg, and Daniel J. Gauthier
    Proc. SPIE 7948 , p. 79480L  (2011). View PDF | View Online