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Photoelectron Counting Statistics for the Degenerate Parametric Oscillator

  • M. Wolinsky
  • H. J. Carmichael
Conference paper

Abstract

Parametric oscillators are important sources of squeezed light. Theoretically, in the absence of loss, a degenerate parametric oscillator near threshold produces perfectly squeezed light over a narrow band of frequencies centered on the cavity resonance.1-3 Noise reductions of up to ~60% below the vacuum level have been achieved in experiments.4,5

Keywords

Photon Number Parametric Oscillator Counting Distribution Photon Number Distribution Pump Depletion 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Wolinsky
    • 1
  • H. J. Carmichael
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of PhysicsUniversity of Texas at AustinAustinUSA
  2. 2.Department of PhysicsUniversity of ArkansasFayettevilleUSA

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