Quantum Optics and Quantum Information

The European Physical Journal D

, Volume 44, Issue 3, pp 577-580

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Experimental local realism tests without fair sampling assumption

  • G. BridaAffiliated withI.N.RI.M., Strada delle Cacce 91
  • , M. GenoveseAffiliated withI.N.RI.M., Strada delle Cacce 91 Email author 
  • , F. PiacentiniAffiliated withI.N.RI.M., Strada delle Cacce 91

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Following the theoretical suggestion of [E. Santos, Phys. Lett. A 327, 33 (2004); E. Santos, Eur. Phys. J. D 42, 501 (2007)], we present experimental results addressed to test restricted families of local realistic models, but without relying on the fair sampling assumption.


03.65.Ta Foundations of quantum mechanics; measurement theory 42.50.Xa Optical tests of quantum theory 03.67.-a Quantum information


02.30.Lh Loopholes in Bell-type experiments