We demonstrate simultaneous low-noise and efficient frequency conversion in a periodically poled LiNbO3 waveguide with spectral filtering. We achieve >50% external conversion efficiency and 600 noise counts per second at peak conversion.
Proceedings Title: CLEO Technical Digest
Conference Dates: June 9-14, 2013
Conference Location: San Jose, CA
Conference Title: Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO)
Pub Type: Conferences
Wavelength conversion devices, Quantum detectors