We demonstrate application of a dual-channel upconversion detector as a beamsplitter that preserves photon statistics. We use this beamsplitter to characterize temporal correlations of photons from coherent and pseudo-thermal sources.
Proceedings Title: Frontiers in Optics 2012/Laser science XXVIII (FiO/LS 2012)
Conference Dates: October 14-18, 2012
Conference Location: Rochester, NY
Pub Type: Conferences
quantum detectors, beam splitters