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Boyd Quantum Photonics Research Group

Colin O'Sullivan's Publications

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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. Enhancing entangled-state phase estimation by combining classical and quantum protocols
    Heedeuk Shin, Omar S. Magaña-Loaiza, Mehul Malik, Malcolm N. O'Sullivan, and Robert W. Boyd
    Optics Express 21 , p. 2816  (2013). View PDF | View Online
  3. Thermal ghost imaging with averaged speckle patterns
    Petros Zerom, Zhimin Shi, Malcolm N. O'Sullivan, Kam Wai Chan, Molly Krogstad, Jeffrey H. Shapiro, and Robert W. Boyd
    Phys. Rev. A, 86 , p. 063817  (2012). View PDF | View Online
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. Theoretical analysis of quantum ghost imaging through turbulence
    Kam Wai Chan, D. S. Simon, A. V. Sergienko, Nicholas D. Hardy, Jeffrey H. Shapiro, P. Ben Dixon, Gregory Howland, John C. Howell, Joseph H. Eberly, Malcolm N. O'Sullivan, Brandon Rodenburg, and Robert W. Boyd
    Phys. Rev. A 84, , p. 043807  (2011). View PDF | View Online
  8. Quantum ghost imaging through turbulence
    P. Ben Dixon, Gregory Howland, Kam Wai Chan, Malcolm N. O'Sullivan, Brandon Rodenburg, Nicholas D. Hardy, Jeffrey H. Shapiro, D. S. Simon, A. V. Sergienko, Robert W. Boyd, and John C. Howell
    Phys. Rev. A 83 , p. 051803  (2011). View PDF | View Online
  9. 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
  10. Comparison of the signal-to-noise characteristics of quantum versus thermal ghost imaging
    Malcolm N. O'Sullivan, Kam Wai Chan, and Robert W. Boyd
    Phys. Rev. A 82 , p. 053803  (2010). View PDF | View Online
  11. Optimization of thermal ghost imaging: high-order correlations vs. background subtraction
    Kam Wai Chan, Malcolm N. O'Sullivan, and Robert W. Boyd
    Optics Express, 18 , p. 5562  (2010). View PDF | View Online
  12. Quantum Ghost Image Identification with Correlated Photon Pairs
    Mehul Malik, Heedeuk Shin, Malcolm N. O'Sullivan, Petros Zerom, and Robert W. Boyd
    Physical Review Letters 104 , p. 163602  (2010). View PDF | View Online
  13. High-order thermal ghost imaging
    Kam Wai Chan, Malcolm N. O'Sullivan, and Robert W. Boyd
    Opt. Lett. 34(21) , pp. 3343 -3345  (2009). View PDF | View Online
  14. Quantum Imaging: enhanced image formation using quantum states of light
    Robert W. Boyd, Kam Wai Chan, Anand Kumar Jha, Mehul Malik, Malcolm N. O'Sullivan, Heedeuk Shin, and Petros Zerom
    Proc. of SPIE 7342 , p. 73420B  (2009). View PDF
  15. Propagation of quantum states of light through absorbing and amplifying media
    Robert W. Boyd, Girish S. Agarwal, Kam Wai Chan, Anand Kumar Jha, and Malcolm N. O'Sullivan
    Optics Communications, Vol. 281 , pp. 3732 -3738  (2008). View PDF
  16. Conditional preparation of states containing a definite number of photons
    Malcolm N. O'Sullivan, Kam Wai Chan, Vasudevan Lakshminarayanan, and Robert W. Boyd
    Phys. Rev. A 77 , p. 023804  (2008). View PDF
  17. Temporal coherence and indistinguishability in two-photon interference effects
    Anand Kumar Jha, Malcolm N. O'Sullivan, Kam Wai Chan, and Robert W. Boyd
    Phys. Rev. A, Vol. 77 , p. 021801  (2008). View PDF
  18. Implementation of sub-Rayleigh-resolution lithography using an N-photon absorber
    Hye Jeong Chang, Heedeuk Shin, Malcolm N. O'Sullivan, and Robert W. Boyd
    J. Modern Optics, 53 , pp. 16; 10; 2271 -17; 20; 2277  (2006). View PDF
  19. Dynamics of gravity-induced gradients in soap film thicknesses
    G. Ropars, D. Chauvat, A. Le Floch, Malcolm N. O'Sullivan, and Robert W. Boyd
    Applied Physics Letters 88 , p. 234104  (2006). View PDF
  20. Pixel Entanglement: Experimental Realization of Optically Entangled d=3 and d=6 Qudits
    Malcolm N. O'Sullivan, Irfan Ali Khan, Robert W. Boyd, and John C. Howell
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 94, , p. 220501  (2005). View PDF