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The European Physical Journal Special Topics

, Volume 159, Issue 1, pp 113–117 | Cite as

Coherent control of single photon states

  • G. J. Milburn
Article

Abstract.

We define a class of multi-mode single photon states suitable for quantum information applications. We show how standard amplitude modulation techniques may be used to control the pulse shape of single photon states.

Keywords

Coherent State European Physical Journal Special Topic Optical Cavity Coherent Control SIngle Photon Source 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. J. Milburn
    • 1
  1. 1.Centre for Quantum Computer Technology, School of Physical Science, The University of QueenslandSt. LuciaAustria

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