Abstract

The losses of the transmission, absorption, and scattering of optical mirrors govern the extraction efficiency of a nonclassical state that is generated inside a cavity. By measuring the reflectivities and transmittances and the matching factors from both sides of a super-mirror-made microcavity at various mode-matching efficiencies, the transmission losses and the unwanted losses, including the absorption and scatter losses, of the left and right cavity mirrors were both determined at the parts-per-million level.

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2000

R. J. Jones, J.-C. Diels, J. Jasapara, and W. Rudolph, "Stabilization of the frequency, phase, and repetition rate of an ultra-short pulse train to a Fabry-Perot reference cavity," Opt. Commun. 175, 409-418 (2000).
[CrossRef]

P. Grangier, G. Reymond, and N. Schlosser, "Implementations of quantum computing using cavity quantum electrodynamics schemes," Fortschr. Phys. 48, 859-874 (2000).
[CrossRef]

1998

H. J. Kimble, "Strong interaction of single atoms and photons in cavity QED," Phys. Scr. , T76, 127-137 (1998).
[CrossRef]

P. Fritschel, G. González, B. Lantz, P. Saha, and M. Zucker, "High power interferometric phase measurement limited by quantum noise and application to detection of gravitational waves," Phys. Rev. Lett. 80, 3181-3184 (1998).
[CrossRef]

A. Sappey, E. Hill, T. Settersten, and M. Linne, "Fixed-frequency cavity ringdown diagnostic for atmospheric particulate matter," Opt. Lett. 23, 954-956 (1998).

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1995

1992

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An, K.

Anderson, D. Z.

Bachor, H. A.

H. A. Bachor and T. C. Ralph, A Guide to Experiments in Quantum Optics, 2nd ed. (Wiley, 2004), p. 124.

Dasari, R. R.

Diels, J.-C.

R. J. Jones, J.-C. Diels, J. Jasapara, and W. Rudolph, "Stabilization of the frequency, phase, and repetition rate of an ultra-short pulse train to a Fabry-Perot reference cavity," Opt. Commun. 175, 409-418 (2000).
[CrossRef]

Fang-Yen, C.

Feld, M. S.

Frisch, J. C.

Fritschel, P.

P. Fritschel, G. González, B. Lantz, P. Saha, and M. Zucker, "High power interferometric phase measurement limited by quantum noise and application to detection of gravitational waves," Phys. Rev. Lett. 80, 3181-3184 (1998).
[CrossRef]

González, G.

P. Fritschel, G. González, B. Lantz, P. Saha, and M. Zucker, "High power interferometric phase measurement limited by quantum noise and application to detection of gravitational waves," Phys. Rev. Lett. 80, 3181-3184 (1998).
[CrossRef]

Grangier, P.

P. Grangier, G. Reymond, and N. Schlosser, "Implementations of quantum computing using cavity quantum electrodynamics schemes," Fortschr. Phys. 48, 859-874 (2000).
[CrossRef]

Hill, E.

Honda, Y.

Y. Honda, "Review talk of laser wire in cavity," presented at the International Linear Collider European Regional Meeting and ILC-BDIR, London, U.K., 20-23 June 2005.

Hood, C. J.

C. J. Hood, H. J. Kimble, and J. Ye, "Characterization of high-finesse mirrors loss, phase shifts, and mode structure in an optical cavity," Phys. Rev. A 64, 033804 (2001).

Jasapara, J.

R. J. Jones, J.-C. Diels, J. Jasapara, and W. Rudolph, "Stabilization of the frequency, phase, and repetition rate of an ultra-short pulse train to a Fabry-Perot reference cavity," Opt. Commun. 175, 409-418 (2000).
[CrossRef]

Jones, R. J.

R. J. Jones, J.-C. Diels, J. Jasapara, and W. Rudolph, "Stabilization of the frequency, phase, and repetition rate of an ultra-short pulse train to a Fabry-Perot reference cavity," Opt. Commun. 175, 409-418 (2000).
[CrossRef]

Kataoka, I.

Khanbekyan, M.

M. Khanbekyan, L. Knöll, A. A. Semenov, W. Vogel, and D.-G. Welsch, "Quantum-state extraction from high-Q cavities," Phys. Rev. A 69, 043807 (2004).

Kimble, H. J.

H. J. Kimble, "Strong interaction of single atoms and photons in cavity QED," Phys. Scr. , T76, 127-137 (1998).
[CrossRef]

G. Rempe, R. J. Thompson, H. J. Kimble, and R. Lalezari, "Measurement of ultralow losses in an optical interferometer," Opt. Lett. 17, 363-365 (1992).

C. J. Hood, H. J. Kimble, and J. Ye, "Characterization of high-finesse mirrors loss, phase shifts, and mode structure in an optical cavity," Phys. Rev. A 64, 033804 (2001).

Kitajima, N.

Knöll, L.

M. Khanbekyan, L. Knöll, A. A. Semenov, W. Vogel, and D.-G. Welsch, "Quantum-state extraction from high-Q cavities," Phys. Rev. A 69, 043807 (2004).

Lalezari, R.

Lantz, B.

P. Fritschel, G. González, B. Lantz, P. Saha, and M. Zucker, "High power interferometric phase measurement limited by quantum noise and application to detection of gravitational waves," Phys. Rev. Lett. 80, 3181-3184 (1998).
[CrossRef]

Linne, M.

Lynn, T. W.

J. Ye and T. W. Lynn, "Applications of optical cavities in modern atomic, molecular, and optical physics," in Advances in Atomic Molecular and Optical Physics, B.Bederson and H.Walther, eds. (Academic, 2003), p. 1.

Masser, C. S.

Mitake, T.

Nakamura, K.

Ralph, T. C.

H. A. Bachor and T. C. Ralph, A Guide to Experiments in Quantum Optics, 2nd ed. (Wiley, 2004), p. 124.

Rempe, G.

Reymond, G.

P. Grangier, G. Reymond, and N. Schlosser, "Implementations of quantum computing using cavity quantum electrodynamics schemes," Fortschr. Phys. 48, 859-874 (2000).
[CrossRef]

Rudolph, W.

R. J. Jones, J.-C. Diels, J. Jasapara, and W. Rudolph, "Stabilization of the frequency, phase, and repetition rate of an ultra-short pulse train to a Fabry-Perot reference cavity," Opt. Commun. 175, 409-418 (2000).
[CrossRef]

Saha, P.

P. Fritschel, G. González, B. Lantz, P. Saha, and M. Zucker, "High power interferometric phase measurement limited by quantum noise and application to detection of gravitational waves," Phys. Rev. Lett. 80, 3181-3184 (1998).
[CrossRef]

Sappey, A.

Schlosser, N.

P. Grangier, G. Reymond, and N. Schlosser, "Implementations of quantum computing using cavity quantum electrodynamics schemes," Fortschr. Phys. 48, 859-874 (2000).
[CrossRef]

Sekiguchi, H.

Semenov, A. A.

M. Khanbekyan, L. Knöll, A. A. Semenov, W. Vogel, and D.-G. Welsch, "Quantum-state extraction from high-Q cavities," Phys. Rev. A 69, 043807 (2004).

Settersten, T.

Sones, B. A.

Thompson, R. J.

Ueda, A.

Ueda, K.

Uehara, N.

Vogel, W.

M. Khanbekyan, L. Knöll, A. A. Semenov, W. Vogel, and D.-G. Welsch, "Quantum-state extraction from high-Q cavities," Phys. Rev. A 69, 043807 (2004).

Welsch, D.-G.

M. Khanbekyan, L. Knöll, A. A. Semenov, W. Vogel, and D.-G. Welsch, "Quantum-state extraction from high-Q cavities," Phys. Rev. A 69, 043807 (2004).

Ye, J.

C. J. Hood, H. J. Kimble, and J. Ye, "Characterization of high-finesse mirrors loss, phase shifts, and mode structure in an optical cavity," Phys. Rev. A 64, 033804 (2001).

J. Ye and T. W. Lynn, "Applications of optical cavities in modern atomic, molecular, and optical physics," in Advances in Atomic Molecular and Optical Physics, B.Bederson and H.Walther, eds. (Academic, 2003), p. 1.

Zucker, M.

P. Fritschel, G. González, B. Lantz, P. Saha, and M. Zucker, "High power interferometric phase measurement limited by quantum noise and application to detection of gravitational waves," Phys. Rev. Lett. 80, 3181-3184 (1998).
[CrossRef]

Appl. Opt.

Fortschr. Phys.

P. Grangier, G. Reymond, and N. Schlosser, "Implementations of quantum computing using cavity quantum electrodynamics schemes," Fortschr. Phys. 48, 859-874 (2000).
[CrossRef]

Opt. Commun.

R. J. Jones, J.-C. Diels, J. Jasapara, and W. Rudolph, "Stabilization of the frequency, phase, and repetition rate of an ultra-short pulse train to a Fabry-Perot reference cavity," Opt. Commun. 175, 409-418 (2000).
[CrossRef]

Opt. Lett.

Phys. Rev. Lett.

P. Fritschel, G. González, B. Lantz, P. Saha, and M. Zucker, "High power interferometric phase measurement limited by quantum noise and application to detection of gravitational waves," Phys. Rev. Lett. 80, 3181-3184 (1998).
[CrossRef]

Phys. Scr.

H. J. Kimble, "Strong interaction of single atoms and photons in cavity QED," Phys. Scr. , T76, 127-137 (1998).
[CrossRef]

Other

J. Ye and T. W. Lynn, "Applications of optical cavities in modern atomic, molecular, and optical physics," in Advances in Atomic Molecular and Optical Physics, B.Bederson and H.Walther, eds. (Academic, 2003), p. 1.

M. Khanbekyan, L. Knöll, A. A. Semenov, W. Vogel, and D.-G. Welsch, "Quantum-state extraction from high-Q cavities," Phys. Rev. A 69, 043807 (2004).

C. J. Hood, H. J. Kimble, and J. Ye, "Characterization of high-finesse mirrors loss, phase shifts, and mode structure in an optical cavity," Phys. Rev. A 64, 033804 (2001).

H. A. Bachor and T. C. Ralph, A Guide to Experiments in Quantum Optics, 2nd ed. (Wiley, 2004), p. 124.

Y. Honda, "Review talk of laser wire in cavity," presented at the International Linear Collider European Regional Meeting and ILC-BDIR, London, U.K., 20-23 June 2005.

We get this error range by taking a maximum value that can cover both error ranges of the two transmitted ratios.

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