Generation of correlated photon pairs in a chalcogenide As2S3 waveguide

Xiong, C. et al. (2011) Generation of correlated photon pairs in a chalcogenide As2S3 waveguide. Applied Physics Letters, 98(5), 051101. (doi: 10.1063/1.3549744)

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We demonstrate a 1550 nm correlated photon-pair source in an integrated glass platform—a chalcogenide As<sub>2</sub>S<sub>3</sub> waveguide. A measured pair coincidence rate of 80 s<sup>−1</sup> was achieved using 57 mW of continuous-wave pump. The coincidence to accidental ratio was shown to be limited by spontaneous Raman scattering effects that are expected to be mitigated by using a pulsed pump source.

Item Type:Articles
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Hadfield, Professor Robert and Tanner, Dr Michael
Authors: Xiong, C., Marshall, G.D., Peruzzo, A., Lobino, M., Clark, A.S., Choi, D.-Y., Madden, S.J., Natarajan, C.M., Tanner, M.G., Hadfield, R.H., Dorenbos, S.N., Zijlstra, T., Zwiller, V., Thompson, M.G., Rarity, J.G., Steel, M.J., Luther-Davies, B., Eggleton, B.J., and O’Brien, J.L.
College/School:College of Science and Engineering > School of Engineering > Electronics and Nanoscale Engineering
Journal Name:Applied Physics Letters
Published Online:31 January 2011
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