Skip to main content
U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.

Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock ( ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

Towards entangled photon pair generation from SiC-based microring resonator

Published

Author(s)

Anouar Rahmouni, Lijun Ma, Xiao Tang, Thomas Gerrits, Lutong Cai, Qing Li, Oliver T. Slattery

Abstract

Entangled photon sources are fundamental building blocks for quantum communication and quantum networks. Recently, silicon carbide emerged as a promising material for integrated quantum devices since it is CMOS compatible with favorable mechanical, electrical and photonic properties. In this work, we report the progress on the entangled photon pair generation at the telecom wavelength (1550 nm), which is achieved by implementing the spontaneous four-wave mixing process in a compact silicon carbide microring resonator. We will present the design principle, experimental set-up, and results of this work.
Proceedings Title
Quantum Communications and Quantum Imaging XX; (2022)
Volume
12238
Conference Dates
August 21-26, 2022
Conference Location
San Diego, CA, US
Conference Title
SPIE - Optics and Photonics 2022

Keywords

SiC, single photon source, quantum communications

Citation

Rahmouni, A. , Ma, L. , Tang, X. , Gerrits, T. , Cai, L. , Li, Q. and Slattery, O. (2022), Towards entangled photon pair generation from SiC-based microring resonator, Quantum Communications and Quantum Imaging XX; (2022), San Diego, CA, US, [online], https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2632597, https://tsapps.nist.gov/publication/get_pdf.cfm?pub_id=935606 (Accessed January 29, 2023)
Created October 4, 2022, Updated November 29, 2022