R. Tang, P. Devgan, P. L. Voss, V. Grigoryan, and P. Kumar, "An in-line frequency-non-degenerate phase-sensitive fiber-optical parametric amplifier," IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 17, 1845-1847 (2005).

R. Tang, P. Devgan, V. Grigoryan, and P. Kumar, "In-line frequency-non-degenerate phase-sensitive fiber parametric amplifier for fiber-optic communications," Electron. Lett. 41, 1072-1073 (2005).

M. Vasilyev, "Distributed phase-sensitive amplification," Opt. Express 13, 7563-7571 (2005).

R. Tang, P. L. Voss, J. Lasri, P. Devgan, and P. Kumar, "Noise-figure of a fiber parametric amplifier and wavelength converter: experimental investigation," Opt. Lett. 29, 2372-2374 (2004).

P. Voss and P. Kumar, "Raman-effect induced noise limits on chi(3) parametric amplifiers and wavelength converters," J. Opt. 6, S762-S770 (2004).

P. L. Voss and P. Kumar, "Raman-noise induced noise-figure limit for chi(3) parametric amplifiers," Opt. Lett. 29, 445-447 (2004).

N. R. Newbury, "Pump-wavelength dependence of Raman gain in single-mode optical fibers," J. Lightwave Technol. 21, 3364-3373 (2003).

P. L. Voss, R. Y. Tang, and P. Kumar, "Measurement of the photon statistics and the noise figure of a fiber-optic parametric amplifier," Opt. Lett. 28, 549-551 (2003).

K. K. Y. Wong, K. Shimizu, M. E. Marhic, K. Uesaka, G. Kalogerakis, and L. G. Kazovsky, "Continuous-wave fiber optical parametric wavelength converter with 40-dB conversion efficiency and a 3.8-dB noise figure," Opt. Lett. 28, 692-694 (2003).

N. Treps, N. Grosse, W. P. Bowen, C. Fabre, H. A. Bachor, and P. K. Lam, "A quantum laser pointer," Science 301, 940-943 (2003).

R. Tang, J. Lasri, P. Devgan, J. E. Sharping, and P. Kumar, "Microstructure fiber-based optical parametric amplifier mth gain slope of ~ 200 dB/W/km in the telecom range," Electron. Lett. 39, 195-196 (2003).

S. Radic, C. J. McKinstrie, R. M. Jopson, J. Centanni, Q. Lin, and G. Agrawal, "Record performance of parametric amplifier constructed with highly nonlinear fiber," Electron. Lett. 39, 838-839 (2003).

J. Hansryd, P. A. Andrekson, M. Westlund, J. Li, and P. Hedekvist, "Fiber-based optical parametric amplifiers and their applications," IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 8, 506-520 (2002).

L. Wang, A. Agarwal, Y. Su, and P. Kumar, "All-optical picosecond-pulse packet buffer based on four-wave mixing loading and intracavity soliton control," IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 38, 614-619 (2002).

J. L. Blows and S. E. French, "Low-noise-figure optical parametric amplifier with a continuous-wave frequency-modulated pump," Opt. Lett. 27, 491-493 (2002).

N. R. Newbury, "Raman gain: pump-wavelength dependence in single-mode fiber," Opt. Lett. 27, 1232-1234 (2002).

P. D. Drummond and J. F. Corney, "Quantum noise in optical fibers: I. Stochastic equations," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 18, 139-152 (2001).

L. Wang, Y. Su, A. Agarwal, and P. Kumar, "Synchronously mode-locked fiber laser based on parametric gain modulation and soliton shaping," Opt. Commun. 194, 313-317 (2001).

D. Levandovsky, M. Vasilyev, and P. Kumar, "Near-noiseless amplification of light by a phase-sensitive fibre amplifier," Pramana, J. Phys. 56, 281-285 (2001).

W. Imajuku, A. Takada, and Y. Yamabayashi, "Inline coherent optical amplifier with noise figure lower than 3 dB quantum limit," Electron. Lett. 36, 63-64 (2000).

Y. Su, L. Wang, A. Agarwal, and P. Kumar, "Wavelength-tunable all-optical clock recovery using a fiber-optic parametric oscillator," Opt. Commun. 184, 151-156 (2000).

A. N. Boto, P. Kok, D. S. Abrams, S. L. Braunstein, C. P. Williams, and J. P. Dowling, "Quantum interferometric optical lithography: exploiting entanglement to beat the diffraction limit," Phys. Rev. Lett. 86, 2736-2739 (2000).

L. Boivin, F. X. Kärtner, and H. A. Haus, "Analytical solution to the quantum field theory of self-phase modulation with a finite response time," Phys. Rev. Lett. 73, 240-243 (1994).

[CrossRef]

F. X. Kärtner, D. J. Dougherty, H. A. Haus, and E. P. Ippen, "Raman noise and soliton squeezing," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 11, 1267-1276 (1994).

K. Bergman, H. A. Haus, E. P. Ippen, and M. Shirasaki, "Squeezing in a fiber interferometer with a gigahertz pump," Opt. Lett. 19, 290-292 (1994).

M. E. Marhic, C. H. Hsia, and J. M. Jeong, "Optical amplification in a nonlinear fiber interferometer," Electron. Lett. 27, 201-211 (1991).

E. Golovchenko, P. V. Mamyshev, A. N. Pilipetskii, and E. M. Dianov, "Mutual influence of the parametric effects and stimulated Raman scattering in optical fibers," IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 26, 1815-1820 (1990).

S. J. Carter, P. D. Drummond, M. D. Reid, and R. M. Shelby, "Squeezing of quantum solitons," Phys. Rev. Lett. 58, 1841-1843 (1987).

[CrossRef]

R. M. Shelby, M. D. Levenson, and P. W. Bayer, "Guided acoustic-wave Brillouin scattering," Phys. Rev. B 31, 5244-5252 (1985).

[CrossRef]

C. M. Caves, "Quantum limits on noise in limited amplifiers," Phys. Rev. D 26, 1817-1839 (1982).

[CrossRef]

C. M. Caves, "Quantum-mechanical noise in an interferometer," Phys. Rev. D 23, 1693-1708 (1981).

[CrossRef]

H. P. Yuen and J. H. Shapiro, "Optical communication with 2-photon coherent states. 3. Quantum measurements realizable with photo-emissive detectors," IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory 26, 78-82 (1980).

J. H. Shapiro, H. P. Yuen, and J. A. M. Mata, "Optical communication with 2-photon coherent states. 2. Photoemissive detection and structured receiver performance," IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory 25, 179-192 (1979).

H. P. Yuen and J. H. Shapiro, "Optical communication with 2-photon coherent states. 1. Quantum-state propagation and quantum-noise reduction," IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory 24, 657-668 (1978).

H. P. Yuen, "2-photon coherent states of radiation-field," Phys. Rev. A 13, 2226-2243 (1976).

[CrossRef]

A. N. Boto, P. Kok, D. S. Abrams, S. L. Braunstein, C. P. Williams, and J. P. Dowling, "Quantum interferometric optical lithography: exploiting entanglement to beat the diffraction limit," Phys. Rev. Lett. 86, 2736-2739 (2000).

L. Wang, A. Agarwal, Y. Su, and P. Kumar, "All-optical picosecond-pulse packet buffer based on four-wave mixing loading and intracavity soliton control," IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 38, 614-619 (2002).

L. Wang, Y. Su, A. Agarwal, and P. Kumar, "Synchronously mode-locked fiber laser based on parametric gain modulation and soliton shaping," Opt. Commun. 194, 313-317 (2001).

Y. Su, L. Wang, A. Agarwal, and P. Kumar, "Wavelength-tunable all-optical clock recovery using a fiber-optic parametric oscillator," Opt. Commun. 184, 151-156 (2000).

S. Radic, C. J. McKinstrie, R. M. Jopson, J. Centanni, Q. Lin, and G. Agrawal, "Record performance of parametric amplifier constructed with highly nonlinear fiber," Electron. Lett. 39, 838-839 (2003).

G. P. Agrawal, Nonlinear Fiber Optics, 3rd ed. (Academic, 2001).

J. Hansryd, P. A. Andrekson, M. Westlund, J. Li, and P. Hedekvist, "Fiber-based optical parametric amplifiers and their applications," IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 8, 506-520 (2002).

N. Treps, N. Grosse, W. P. Bowen, C. Fabre, H. A. Bachor, and P. K. Lam, "A quantum laser pointer," Science 301, 940-943 (2003).

G. Bartolini, R. D. Li, P. Kumar, W. Riha, and K. V. Reddy, "1.5-mm phase-sensitive amplifier for ultrahigh-speed communications," in Conference on Optical Fiber Communication, Vol. 4 of 1994 OSA Technical Digest Series (Optical Society of America, 1994), pp. 202-203.

R. M. Shelby, M. D. Levenson, and P. W. Bayer, "Guided acoustic-wave Brillouin scattering," Phys. Rev. B 31, 5244-5252 (1985).

[CrossRef]

A. N. Boto, P. Kok, D. S. Abrams, S. L. Braunstein, C. P. Williams, and J. P. Dowling, "Quantum interferometric optical lithography: exploiting entanglement to beat the diffraction limit," Phys. Rev. Lett. 86, 2736-2739 (2000).

N. Treps, N. Grosse, W. P. Bowen, C. Fabre, H. A. Bachor, and P. K. Lam, "A quantum laser pointer," Science 301, 940-943 (2003).

A. N. Boto, P. Kok, D. S. Abrams, S. L. Braunstein, C. P. Williams, and J. P. Dowling, "Quantum interferometric optical lithography: exploiting entanglement to beat the diffraction limit," Phys. Rev. Lett. 86, 2736-2739 (2000).

S. J. Carter, P. D. Drummond, M. D. Reid, and R. M. Shelby, "Squeezing of quantum solitons," Phys. Rev. Lett. 58, 1841-1843 (1987).

[CrossRef]

C. M. Caves, "Quantum limits on noise in limited amplifiers," Phys. Rev. D 26, 1817-1839 (1982).

[CrossRef]

C. M. Caves, "Quantum-mechanical noise in an interferometer," Phys. Rev. D 23, 1693-1708 (1981).

[CrossRef]

S. Radic, C. J. McKinstrie, R. M. Jopson, J. Centanni, Q. Lin, and G. Agrawal, "Record performance of parametric amplifier constructed with highly nonlinear fiber," Electron. Lett. 39, 838-839 (2003).

R. Tang, P. Devgan, P. L. Voss, V. Grigoryan, and P. Kumar, "An in-line frequency-non-degenerate phase-sensitive fiber-optical parametric amplifier," IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 17, 1845-1847 (2005).

R. Tang, P. Devgan, V. Grigoryan, and P. Kumar, "In-line frequency-non-degenerate phase-sensitive fiber parametric amplifier for fiber-optic communications," Electron. Lett. 41, 1072-1073 (2005).

R. Tang, P. L. Voss, J. Lasri, P. Devgan, and P. Kumar, "Noise-figure of a fiber parametric amplifier and wavelength converter: experimental investigation," Opt. Lett. 29, 2372-2374 (2004).

R. Tang, J. Lasri, P. Devgan, J. E. Sharping, and P. Kumar, "Microstructure fiber-based optical parametric amplifier mth gain slope of ~ 200 dB/W/km in the telecom range," Electron. Lett. 39, 195-196 (2003).

E. Golovchenko, P. V. Mamyshev, A. N. Pilipetskii, and E. M. Dianov, "Mutual influence of the parametric effects and stimulated Raman scattering in optical fibers," IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 26, 1815-1820 (1990).

A. N. Boto, P. Kok, D. S. Abrams, S. L. Braunstein, C. P. Williams, and J. P. Dowling, "Quantum interferometric optical lithography: exploiting entanglement to beat the diffraction limit," Phys. Rev. Lett. 86, 2736-2739 (2000).

N. Treps, N. Grosse, W. P. Bowen, C. Fabre, H. A. Bachor, and P. K. Lam, "A quantum laser pointer," Science 301, 940-943 (2003).

E. Golovchenko, P. V. Mamyshev, A. N. Pilipetskii, and E. M. Dianov, "Mutual influence of the parametric effects and stimulated Raman scattering in optical fibers," IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 26, 1815-1820 (1990).

R. Tang, P. Devgan, P. L. Voss, V. Grigoryan, and P. Kumar, "An in-line frequency-non-degenerate phase-sensitive fiber-optical parametric amplifier," IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 17, 1845-1847 (2005).

R. Tang, P. Devgan, V. Grigoryan, and P. Kumar, "In-line frequency-non-degenerate phase-sensitive fiber parametric amplifier for fiber-optic communications," Electron. Lett. 41, 1072-1073 (2005).

N. Treps, N. Grosse, W. P. Bowen, C. Fabre, H. A. Bachor, and P. K. Lam, "A quantum laser pointer," Science 301, 940-943 (2003).

J. Hansryd, P. A. Andrekson, M. Westlund, J. Li, and P. Hedekvist, "Fiber-based optical parametric amplifiers and their applications," IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 8, 506-520 (2002).

K. Bergman, H. A. Haus, E. P. Ippen, and M. Shirasaki, "Squeezing in a fiber interferometer with a gigahertz pump," Opt. Lett. 19, 290-292 (1994).

L. Boivin, F. X. Kärtner, and H. A. Haus, "Analytical solution to the quantum field theory of self-phase modulation with a finite response time," Phys. Rev. Lett. 73, 240-243 (1994).

[CrossRef]

F. X. Kärtner, D. J. Dougherty, H. A. Haus, and E. P. Ippen, "Raman noise and soliton squeezing," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 11, 1267-1276 (1994).

J. Hansryd, P. A. Andrekson, M. Westlund, J. Li, and P. Hedekvist, "Fiber-based optical parametric amplifiers and their applications," IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 8, 506-520 (2002).

M. E. Marhic, C. H. Hsia, and J. M. Jeong, "Optical amplification in a nonlinear fiber interferometer," Electron. Lett. 27, 201-211 (1991).

W. Imajuku, A. Takada, and Y. Yamabayashi, "Inline coherent optical amplifier with noise figure lower than 3 dB quantum limit," Electron. Lett. 36, 63-64 (2000).

K. Bergman, H. A. Haus, E. P. Ippen, and M. Shirasaki, "Squeezing in a fiber interferometer with a gigahertz pump," Opt. Lett. 19, 290-292 (1994).

F. X. Kärtner, D. J. Dougherty, H. A. Haus, and E. P. Ippen, "Raman noise and soliton squeezing," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 11, 1267-1276 (1994).

M. E. Marhic, C. H. Hsia, and J. M. Jeong, "Optical amplification in a nonlinear fiber interferometer," Electron. Lett. 27, 201-211 (1991).

S. Radic, C. J. McKinstrie, R. M. Jopson, J. Centanni, Q. Lin, and G. Agrawal, "Record performance of parametric amplifier constructed with highly nonlinear fiber," Electron. Lett. 39, 838-839 (2003).

L. Boivin, F. X. Kärtner, and H. A. Haus, "Analytical solution to the quantum field theory of self-phase modulation with a finite response time," Phys. Rev. Lett. 73, 240-243 (1994).

[CrossRef]

F. X. Kärtner, D. J. Dougherty, H. A. Haus, and E. P. Ippen, "Raman noise and soliton squeezing," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 11, 1267-1276 (1994).

A. N. Boto, P. Kok, D. S. Abrams, S. L. Braunstein, C. P. Williams, and J. P. Dowling, "Quantum interferometric optical lithography: exploiting entanglement to beat the diffraction limit," Phys. Rev. Lett. 86, 2736-2739 (2000).

R. Tang, P. Devgan, P. L. Voss, V. Grigoryan, and P. Kumar, "An in-line frequency-non-degenerate phase-sensitive fiber-optical parametric amplifier," IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 17, 1845-1847 (2005).

R. Tang, P. Devgan, V. Grigoryan, and P. Kumar, "In-line frequency-non-degenerate phase-sensitive fiber parametric amplifier for fiber-optic communications," Electron. Lett. 41, 1072-1073 (2005).

P. Voss and P. Kumar, "Raman-effect induced noise limits on chi(3) parametric amplifiers and wavelength converters," J. Opt. 6, S762-S770 (2004).

R. Tang, P. L. Voss, J. Lasri, P. Devgan, and P. Kumar, "Noise-figure of a fiber parametric amplifier and wavelength converter: experimental investigation," Opt. Lett. 29, 2372-2374 (2004).

P. L. Voss and P. Kumar, "Raman-noise induced noise-figure limit for chi(3) parametric amplifiers," Opt. Lett. 29, 445-447 (2004).

P. L. Voss, R. Y. Tang, and P. Kumar, "Measurement of the photon statistics and the noise figure of a fiber-optic parametric amplifier," Opt. Lett. 28, 549-551 (2003).

R. Tang, J. Lasri, P. Devgan, J. E. Sharping, and P. Kumar, "Microstructure fiber-based optical parametric amplifier mth gain slope of ~ 200 dB/W/km in the telecom range," Electron. Lett. 39, 195-196 (2003).

L. Wang, A. Agarwal, Y. Su, and P. Kumar, "All-optical picosecond-pulse packet buffer based on four-wave mixing loading and intracavity soliton control," IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 38, 614-619 (2002).

L. Wang, Y. Su, A. Agarwal, and P. Kumar, "Synchronously mode-locked fiber laser based on parametric gain modulation and soliton shaping," Opt. Commun. 194, 313-317 (2001).

D. Levandovsky, M. Vasilyev, and P. Kumar, "Near-noiseless amplification of light by a phase-sensitive fibre amplifier," Pramana, J. Phys. 56, 281-285 (2001).

Y. Su, L. Wang, A. Agarwal, and P. Kumar, "Wavelength-tunable all-optical clock recovery using a fiber-optic parametric oscillator," Opt. Commun. 184, 151-156 (2000).

G. Bartolini, R. D. Li, P. Kumar, W. Riha, and K. V. Reddy, "1.5-mm phase-sensitive amplifier for ultrahigh-speed communications," in Conference on Optical Fiber Communication, Vol. 4 of 1994 OSA Technical Digest Series (Optical Society of America, 1994), pp. 202-203.

N. Treps, N. Grosse, W. P. Bowen, C. Fabre, H. A. Bachor, and P. K. Lam, "A quantum laser pointer," Science 301, 940-943 (2003).

R. Tang, P. L. Voss, J. Lasri, P. Devgan, and P. Kumar, "Noise-figure of a fiber parametric amplifier and wavelength converter: experimental investigation," Opt. Lett. 29, 2372-2374 (2004).

R. Tang, J. Lasri, P. Devgan, J. E. Sharping, and P. Kumar, "Microstructure fiber-based optical parametric amplifier mth gain slope of ~ 200 dB/W/km in the telecom range," Electron. Lett. 39, 195-196 (2003).

D. Levandovsky, M. Vasilyev, and P. Kumar, "Near-noiseless amplification of light by a phase-sensitive fibre amplifier," Pramana, J. Phys. 56, 281-285 (2001).

R. M. Shelby, M. D. Levenson, and P. W. Bayer, "Guided acoustic-wave Brillouin scattering," Phys. Rev. B 31, 5244-5252 (1985).

[CrossRef]

J. Hansryd, P. A. Andrekson, M. Westlund, J. Li, and P. Hedekvist, "Fiber-based optical parametric amplifiers and their applications," IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 8, 506-520 (2002).

G. Bartolini, R. D. Li, P. Kumar, W. Riha, and K. V. Reddy, "1.5-mm phase-sensitive amplifier for ultrahigh-speed communications," in Conference on Optical Fiber Communication, Vol. 4 of 1994 OSA Technical Digest Series (Optical Society of America, 1994), pp. 202-203.

S. Radic, C. J. McKinstrie, R. M. Jopson, J. Centanni, Q. Lin, and G. Agrawal, "Record performance of parametric amplifier constructed with highly nonlinear fiber," Electron. Lett. 39, 838-839 (2003).

E. Golovchenko, P. V. Mamyshev, A. N. Pilipetskii, and E. M. Dianov, "Mutual influence of the parametric effects and stimulated Raman scattering in optical fibers," IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 26, 1815-1820 (1990).

K. K. Y. Wong, K. Shimizu, M. E. Marhic, K. Uesaka, G. Kalogerakis, and L. G. Kazovsky, "Continuous-wave fiber optical parametric wavelength converter with 40-dB conversion efficiency and a 3.8-dB noise figure," Opt. Lett. 28, 692-694 (2003).

M. E. Marhic, C. H. Hsia, and J. M. Jeong, "Optical amplification in a nonlinear fiber interferometer," Electron. Lett. 27, 201-211 (1991).

J. H. Shapiro, H. P. Yuen, and J. A. M. Mata, "Optical communication with 2-photon coherent states. 2. Photoemissive detection and structured receiver performance," IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory 25, 179-192 (1979).

S. Radic, C. J. McKinstrie, R. M. Jopson, J. Centanni, Q. Lin, and G. Agrawal, "Record performance of parametric amplifier constructed with highly nonlinear fiber," Electron. Lett. 39, 838-839 (2003).

E. Golovchenko, P. V. Mamyshev, A. N. Pilipetskii, and E. M. Dianov, "Mutual influence of the parametric effects and stimulated Raman scattering in optical fibers," IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 26, 1815-1820 (1990).

S. Radic, C. J. McKinstrie, R. M. Jopson, J. Centanni, Q. Lin, and G. Agrawal, "Record performance of parametric amplifier constructed with highly nonlinear fiber," Electron. Lett. 39, 838-839 (2003).

G. Bartolini, R. D. Li, P. Kumar, W. Riha, and K. V. Reddy, "1.5-mm phase-sensitive amplifier for ultrahigh-speed communications," in Conference on Optical Fiber Communication, Vol. 4 of 1994 OSA Technical Digest Series (Optical Society of America, 1994), pp. 202-203.

S. J. Carter, P. D. Drummond, M. D. Reid, and R. M. Shelby, "Squeezing of quantum solitons," Phys. Rev. Lett. 58, 1841-1843 (1987).

[CrossRef]

G. Bartolini, R. D. Li, P. Kumar, W. Riha, and K. V. Reddy, "1.5-mm phase-sensitive amplifier for ultrahigh-speed communications," in Conference on Optical Fiber Communication, Vol. 4 of 1994 OSA Technical Digest Series (Optical Society of America, 1994), pp. 202-203.

J. H. Shapiro and L. Boivin, "Raman-noise limit on squeezing in continuous-wave four-wave mixing," Opt. Lett. 20, 925-927 (1995).

H. P. Yuen and J. H. Shapiro, "Optical communication with 2-photon coherent states. 3. Quantum measurements realizable with photo-emissive detectors," IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory 26, 78-82 (1980).

J. H. Shapiro, H. P. Yuen, and J. A. M. Mata, "Optical communication with 2-photon coherent states. 2. Photoemissive detection and structured receiver performance," IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory 25, 179-192 (1979).

H. P. Yuen and J. H. Shapiro, "Optical communication with 2-photon coherent states. 1. Quantum-state propagation and quantum-noise reduction," IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory 24, 657-668 (1978).

R. Tang, J. Lasri, P. Devgan, J. E. Sharping, and P. Kumar, "Microstructure fiber-based optical parametric amplifier mth gain slope of ~ 200 dB/W/km in the telecom range," Electron. Lett. 39, 195-196 (2003).

S. J. Carter, P. D. Drummond, M. D. Reid, and R. M. Shelby, "Squeezing of quantum solitons," Phys. Rev. Lett. 58, 1841-1843 (1987).

[CrossRef]

R. M. Shelby, M. D. Levenson, and P. W. Bayer, "Guided acoustic-wave Brillouin scattering," Phys. Rev. B 31, 5244-5252 (1985).

[CrossRef]

L. Wang, A. Agarwal, Y. Su, and P. Kumar, "All-optical picosecond-pulse packet buffer based on four-wave mixing loading and intracavity soliton control," IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 38, 614-619 (2002).

L. Wang, Y. Su, A. Agarwal, and P. Kumar, "Synchronously mode-locked fiber laser based on parametric gain modulation and soliton shaping," Opt. Commun. 194, 313-317 (2001).

Y. Su, L. Wang, A. Agarwal, and P. Kumar, "Wavelength-tunable all-optical clock recovery using a fiber-optic parametric oscillator," Opt. Commun. 184, 151-156 (2000).

W. Imajuku, A. Takada, and Y. Yamabayashi, "Inline coherent optical amplifier with noise figure lower than 3 dB quantum limit," Electron. Lett. 36, 63-64 (2000).

R. Tang, P. Devgan, P. L. Voss, V. Grigoryan, and P. Kumar, "An in-line frequency-non-degenerate phase-sensitive fiber-optical parametric amplifier," IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 17, 1845-1847 (2005).

R. Tang, P. Devgan, V. Grigoryan, and P. Kumar, "In-line frequency-non-degenerate phase-sensitive fiber parametric amplifier for fiber-optic communications," Electron. Lett. 41, 1072-1073 (2005).

R. Tang, P. L. Voss, J. Lasri, P. Devgan, and P. Kumar, "Noise-figure of a fiber parametric amplifier and wavelength converter: experimental investigation," Opt. Lett. 29, 2372-2374 (2004).

R. Tang, J. Lasri, P. Devgan, J. E. Sharping, and P. Kumar, "Microstructure fiber-based optical parametric amplifier mth gain slope of ~ 200 dB/W/km in the telecom range," Electron. Lett. 39, 195-196 (2003).

N. Treps, N. Grosse, W. P. Bowen, C. Fabre, H. A. Bachor, and P. K. Lam, "A quantum laser pointer," Science 301, 940-943 (2003).

P. Voss and P. Kumar, "Raman-effect induced noise limits on chi(3) parametric amplifiers and wavelength converters," J. Opt. 6, S762-S770 (2004).

R. Tang, P. Devgan, P. L. Voss, V. Grigoryan, and P. Kumar, "An in-line frequency-non-degenerate phase-sensitive fiber-optical parametric amplifier," IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 17, 1845-1847 (2005).

P. L. Voss and P. Kumar, "Raman-noise induced noise-figure limit for chi(3) parametric amplifiers," Opt. Lett. 29, 445-447 (2004).

R. Tang, P. L. Voss, J. Lasri, P. Devgan, and P. Kumar, "Noise-figure of a fiber parametric amplifier and wavelength converter: experimental investigation," Opt. Lett. 29, 2372-2374 (2004).

P. L. Voss, R. Y. Tang, and P. Kumar, "Measurement of the photon statistics and the noise figure of a fiber-optic parametric amplifier," Opt. Lett. 28, 549-551 (2003).

L. Wang, A. Agarwal, Y. Su, and P. Kumar, "All-optical picosecond-pulse packet buffer based on four-wave mixing loading and intracavity soliton control," IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 38, 614-619 (2002).

L. Wang, Y. Su, A. Agarwal, and P. Kumar, "Synchronously mode-locked fiber laser based on parametric gain modulation and soliton shaping," Opt. Commun. 194, 313-317 (2001).

Y. Su, L. Wang, A. Agarwal, and P. Kumar, "Wavelength-tunable all-optical clock recovery using a fiber-optic parametric oscillator," Opt. Commun. 184, 151-156 (2000).

J. Hansryd, P. A. Andrekson, M. Westlund, J. Li, and P. Hedekvist, "Fiber-based optical parametric amplifiers and their applications," IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 8, 506-520 (2002).

A. N. Boto, P. Kok, D. S. Abrams, S. L. Braunstein, C. P. Williams, and J. P. Dowling, "Quantum interferometric optical lithography: exploiting entanglement to beat the diffraction limit," Phys. Rev. Lett. 86, 2736-2739 (2000).

W. Imajuku, A. Takada, and Y. Yamabayashi, "Inline coherent optical amplifier with noise figure lower than 3 dB quantum limit," Electron. Lett. 36, 63-64 (2000).

H. P. Yuen and J. H. Shapiro, "Optical communication with 2-photon coherent states. 3. Quantum measurements realizable with photo-emissive detectors," IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory 26, 78-82 (1980).

J. H. Shapiro, H. P. Yuen, and J. A. M. Mata, "Optical communication with 2-photon coherent states. 2. Photoemissive detection and structured receiver performance," IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory 25, 179-192 (1979).

H. P. Yuen and J. H. Shapiro, "Optical communication with 2-photon coherent states. 1. Quantum-state propagation and quantum-noise reduction," IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory 24, 657-668 (1978).

H. P. Yuen, "2-photon coherent states of radiation-field," Phys. Rev. A 13, 2226-2243 (1976).

[CrossRef]

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