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Programs and Projects
Cold Core Technology Platform

We are building a cold-atom based sensor program that represents a new approach to metrology—to establish a set of chip-scale tools that enable … more

Single Photonics and Quantum Information

The smallest unit of light is a “photon”. Generation, manipulation and measurement of light at or near the fundamental limit of a photon can … more

Single photon measurements: Quantum Enhanced Measurements

Using a detector capable telling how many photons were received, we explored the potential for enhanced measurement resolution in two measurement … more

Single photon measurements: Quantum State Discrimination

Using single-photon detection and an adaptive measurement strategy, we are able to determine the state of an optical pulse with errors below what … more

Single photon measurements: Single Photon Tunneling

We use light created two photons at a time to explore the time needed to cross a barrier. The extreme simultaneity of creation of the two photons … more

Quantum Physics Theory

Theoretical work relevant to the determination of values of the fundamental constants, tests of bound-state quantum electrodynamics (QED), and … more

Software
Noncollinear phase matching in uniaxial and biaxial crystals

Although significant work has been done to characterize collinear phase matching and to present many of its applications, noncollinear phase … more

FPGA-based multicoincidence recipe and software

This project allows investigators to build their own data acquisition instruments to collect and statistically process data in real time, then … more

Old Version of FPGA

NOTE: THIS PAGE REFERS TO THE ORIGINAL VERSION OF THIS PROJECT. THE NEWEST VERSION, DATED JANUARY 2015, CAN BE FOUND HERE.   This first (and … more

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