A. Ourjoumtsev, R. Tualle-Brouri, and Ph. Grangier, “Quantum homodyne tomography of a two-photon Fock state,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 96,213601/1-4 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. Ourjoumtsev, R. Tualle-Brouri, J. Laurat, and Ph. Grangier, “Generating Optical Schrodinger Kittens for Quantum Information Processing,” Science 312,83–86 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. S. Neergaard-Nielsen, B.Melholt Nielsen, C. Hettich, K. Mϕlmer, and E. S. Polzik, “Generation of a Superposition of Odd Photon Number States for Quantum Information Networks,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 97,083604/1-4 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

S. Suzuki, H. Yonezawa, F. Kannari, M. Sasaki, and A. Furusawa, “7 dB quadrature squeezing at 860 nm with periodically poled KTiOPO4,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 89,061116/1-3 (2006).

[CrossRef]

M. Sasaki and S. Suzuki, “Multimode theory of measurement-induced non-Gaussian operation on wideband squeezed light: Analytical formula,” Phys. Rev. A 73,043807/1-18 (2006).

[CrossRef]

K. Mϕlmer, “Non-Gaussian states from continuous-wave Gaussian light sources,” Phys. Rev. A 73,063804/1-7 (2006).

[CrossRef]

N. Takei, N. Lee, D. Moriyama, J. S. Neergaard-Nielsen, and A. Furusawa, “Time-gated Einstein-odolsky-Rosen correlation,” Phys. Rev. A 74,060101(R)/1-4 (2006).

[CrossRef]

M. Fujiwara and M. Sasaki, “Photon-number-resolving detection at a telecommunications wavelength with a charge-integration photon detector,” Opt. Lett. 31,691–693 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

T. Aoki, G. Takahashi, and A. Furusawa, “Squeezing at 946 nm with periodically poled KTiOPO4,” Opt. Express 14,6930–6935 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

D. Rosenberg, A. E. Lita, A. J. Miller, and S. W. Nam, “Noise-free high-efficiency photon-number-resolving detectors,” Phys. Rev. A 71,061803(R)/1-4 (2005).

[CrossRef]

A. P. Lund, H. Jeong, T. C. Ralph, and M. S. Kim, “Conditional production of superpositions of coherent states with inefficient photon detection,” Phys. Rev. A 70,020101(R)/1-4 (2004).

[CrossRef]

E. Waks, E. Diamanti, B. C. Sanders, S. D. Bartlett, and Y. Yamamoto, “Direct Observation of Nonclassical Photon Statistics in Parametric Down-Conversion,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 92,113602/1-4 (2004).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. Zavatta, S. Viciani, and M. Bellini, “Quantum-to-Classical Transition with Single-Photon-Added Coherent States of Light,” Science 306,660–662 (2004).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. I. Lvovsky, “Iterative maximum-likelihood reconstruction in quantum homodyne tomography,” J. Opt. B: Quantum Semiclass. Opt. 6,S556–S559 (2004).

[CrossRef]

A. Zavatta, S. Viciani, and M. Bellini, “Tomographic reconstruction of the single-photon Fock state by high-frequency homodyne detection,” Phys. Rev. A 70,053821/1-6 (2004).

[CrossRef]

S. L. Braunstein and A. K. Pati, Quantum Information with Continuous Variables (Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2003).

T. C. Ralph, A. Gilchrist, G. J. Milburn, W.J. Munro, and S. Glancy, “Quantum computation with optical coherent states,” Phys. Rev. A 68,042319/1-11 (2003).

[CrossRef]

A. I. Lvovsky and S. A. Babichev, “Synthesis and tomographic characterization of the displaced Fock state of light,” Phys. Rev. A 66,011801(R)/1-4 (2002).

[CrossRef]

A. I. Lvovsky, H. Hansen, T. Aichele, O. Benson, J. Mlynek, and S. Schiller, “Quantum State Reconstruction of the Single-Photon Fock State,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 87,050402/1-4 (2001).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

S. L. Braunstein and H. J. Kimble, “Teleportation of Continuous Quantum Variables,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 80,869–872 (1998).

[CrossRef]

M. Dakna, T. Anhut, T. Opatrný, L. Knöll, and D.-G. Welsch, “Generating Schrödinger-cat-like states by means of conditional measurements on a beam splitter,” Phys. Rev. A 55,3184–3194 (1997).

[CrossRef]

U. Leonhardt, Measuring the quantum state of light (Cambridge University Press, 1997).

E. S. Polzik, J. Carri, and H. J. Kimble, “Atomic spectroscopy with squeezed light for sensitivity beyond the vacuum-state limit,” Appl. Phys. B: Photophys. Laser Chem. 55,279–290 (1992).

[CrossRef]

B. Yurke and D. Stoler, “Measurement of amplitude probability distributions for photon-number-operator eigen-states,” Phys. Rev. A 36,1955–1958 (1987).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

R. W. P. Drever, J. L. Hall, F. V. Kowalski, J. Hough, G. M. Ford, A. J. Munley, and H. Ward, “Laser Phase and Frequency Stabilization Using an Optical Resonator,” Appl. Phys. B 31,97–105 (1983).

[CrossRef]

A. I. Lvovsky, H. Hansen, T. Aichele, O. Benson, J. Mlynek, and S. Schiller, “Quantum State Reconstruction of the Single-Photon Fock State,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 87,050402/1-4 (2001).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Dakna, T. Anhut, T. Opatrný, L. Knöll, and D.-G. Welsch, “Generating Schrödinger-cat-like states by means of conditional measurements on a beam splitter,” Phys. Rev. A 55,3184–3194 (1997).

[CrossRef]

A. I. Lvovsky and S. A. Babichev, “Synthesis and tomographic characterization of the displaced Fock state of light,” Phys. Rev. A 66,011801(R)/1-4 (2002).

[CrossRef]

H.-A. Bachor and T. C. Ralph ,A Guide to Experiments in Quantum Optics (WILEY-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, 2004).

[CrossRef]

E. Waks, E. Diamanti, B. C. Sanders, S. D. Bartlett, and Y. Yamamoto, “Direct Observation of Nonclassical Photon Statistics in Parametric Down-Conversion,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 92,113602/1-4 (2004).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. Zavatta, S. Viciani, and M. Bellini, “Tomographic reconstruction of the single-photon Fock state by high-frequency homodyne detection,” Phys. Rev. A 70,053821/1-6 (2004).

[CrossRef]

A. Zavatta, S. Viciani, and M. Bellini, “Quantum-to-Classical Transition with Single-Photon-Added Coherent States of Light,” Science 306,660–662 (2004).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. I. Lvovsky, H. Hansen, T. Aichele, O. Benson, J. Mlynek, and S. Schiller, “Quantum State Reconstruction of the Single-Photon Fock State,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 87,050402/1-4 (2001).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

S. L. Braunstein and A. K. Pati, Quantum Information with Continuous Variables (Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2003).

S. L. Braunstein and H. J. Kimble, “Teleportation of Continuous Quantum Variables,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 80,869–872 (1998).

[CrossRef]

E. S. Polzik, J. Carri, and H. J. Kimble, “Atomic spectroscopy with squeezed light for sensitivity beyond the vacuum-state limit,” Appl. Phys. B: Photophys. Laser Chem. 55,279–290 (1992).

[CrossRef]

M. Dakna, T. Anhut, T. Opatrný, L. Knöll, and D.-G. Welsch, “Generating Schrödinger-cat-like states by means of conditional measurements on a beam splitter,” Phys. Rev. A 55,3184–3194 (1997).

[CrossRef]

E. Waks, E. Diamanti, B. C. Sanders, S. D. Bartlett, and Y. Yamamoto, “Direct Observation of Nonclassical Photon Statistics in Parametric Down-Conversion,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 92,113602/1-4 (2004).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

R. W. P. Drever, J. L. Hall, F. V. Kowalski, J. Hough, G. M. Ford, A. J. Munley, and H. Ward, “Laser Phase and Frequency Stabilization Using an Optical Resonator,” Appl. Phys. B 31,97–105 (1983).

[CrossRef]

R. W. P. Drever, J. L. Hall, F. V. Kowalski, J. Hough, G. M. Ford, A. J. Munley, and H. Ward, “Laser Phase and Frequency Stabilization Using an Optical Resonator,” Appl. Phys. B 31,97–105 (1983).

[CrossRef]

N. Takei, N. Lee, D. Moriyama, J. S. Neergaard-Nielsen, and A. Furusawa, “Time-gated Einstein-odolsky-Rosen correlation,” Phys. Rev. A 74,060101(R)/1-4 (2006).

[CrossRef]

T. Aoki, G. Takahashi, and A. Furusawa, “Squeezing at 946 nm with periodically poled KTiOPO4,” Opt. Express 14,6930–6935 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

S. Suzuki, H. Yonezawa, F. Kannari, M. Sasaki, and A. Furusawa, “7 dB quadrature squeezing at 860 nm with periodically poled KTiOPO4,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 89,061116/1-3 (2006).

[CrossRef]

C. C. Gerry and P. L. Knight, Introductory Quantum Optics (Cambridge University Press, 2005).

T. C. Ralph, A. Gilchrist, G. J. Milburn, W.J. Munro, and S. Glancy, “Quantum computation with optical coherent states,” Phys. Rev. A 68,042319/1-11 (2003).

[CrossRef]

T. C. Ralph, A. Gilchrist, G. J. Milburn, W.J. Munro, and S. Glancy, “Quantum computation with optical coherent states,” Phys. Rev. A 68,042319/1-11 (2003).

[CrossRef]

A. Ourjoumtsev, R. Tualle-Brouri, and Ph. Grangier, “Quantum homodyne tomography of a two-photon Fock state,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 96,213601/1-4 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. Ourjoumtsev, R. Tualle-Brouri, J. Laurat, and Ph. Grangier, “Generating Optical Schrodinger Kittens for Quantum Information Processing,” Science 312,83–86 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

R. W. P. Drever, J. L. Hall, F. V. Kowalski, J. Hough, G. M. Ford, A. J. Munley, and H. Ward, “Laser Phase and Frequency Stabilization Using an Optical Resonator,” Appl. Phys. B 31,97–105 (1983).

[CrossRef]

A. I. Lvovsky, H. Hansen, T. Aichele, O. Benson, J. Mlynek, and S. Schiller, “Quantum State Reconstruction of the Single-Photon Fock State,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 87,050402/1-4 (2001).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. S. Neergaard-Nielsen, B.Melholt Nielsen, C. Hettich, K. Mϕlmer, and E. S. Polzik, “Generation of a Superposition of Odd Photon Number States for Quantum Information Networks,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 97,083604/1-4 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

R. W. P. Drever, J. L. Hall, F. V. Kowalski, J. Hough, G. M. Ford, A. J. Munley, and H. Ward, “Laser Phase and Frequency Stabilization Using an Optical Resonator,” Appl. Phys. B 31,97–105 (1983).

[CrossRef]

A. P. Lund, H. Jeong, T. C. Ralph, and M. S. Kim, “Conditional production of superpositions of coherent states with inefficient photon detection,” Phys. Rev. A 70,020101(R)/1-4 (2004).

[CrossRef]

S. Suzuki, H. Yonezawa, F. Kannari, M. Sasaki, and A. Furusawa, “7 dB quadrature squeezing at 860 nm with periodically poled KTiOPO4,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 89,061116/1-3 (2006).

[CrossRef]

A. P. Lund, H. Jeong, T. C. Ralph, and M. S. Kim, “Conditional production of superpositions of coherent states with inefficient photon detection,” Phys. Rev. A 70,020101(R)/1-4 (2004).

[CrossRef]

S. L. Braunstein and H. J. Kimble, “Teleportation of Continuous Quantum Variables,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 80,869–872 (1998).

[CrossRef]

H. Mabuchi, E. S. Polzik, and H. J. Kimble, “Blue-light-induced infrared absorption in KNbO3,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 11,2023 (1994).

[CrossRef]

E. S. Polzik, J. Carri, and H. J. Kimble, “Atomic spectroscopy with squeezed light for sensitivity beyond the vacuum-state limit,” Appl. Phys. B: Photophys. Laser Chem. 55,279–290 (1992).

[CrossRef]

C. C. Gerry and P. L. Knight, Introductory Quantum Optics (Cambridge University Press, 2005).

M. Dakna, T. Anhut, T. Opatrný, L. Knöll, and D.-G. Welsch, “Generating Schrödinger-cat-like states by means of conditional measurements on a beam splitter,” Phys. Rev. A 55,3184–3194 (1997).

[CrossRef]

R. W. P. Drever, J. L. Hall, F. V. Kowalski, J. Hough, G. M. Ford, A. J. Munley, and H. Ward, “Laser Phase and Frequency Stabilization Using an Optical Resonator,” Appl. Phys. B 31,97–105 (1983).

[CrossRef]

A. Ourjoumtsev, R. Tualle-Brouri, J. Laurat, and Ph. Grangier, “Generating Optical Schrodinger Kittens for Quantum Information Processing,” Science 312,83–86 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

N. Takei, N. Lee, D. Moriyama, J. S. Neergaard-Nielsen, and A. Furusawa, “Time-gated Einstein-odolsky-Rosen correlation,” Phys. Rev. A 74,060101(R)/1-4 (2006).

[CrossRef]

U. Leonhardt, Measuring the quantum state of light (Cambridge University Press, 1997).

D. Rosenberg, A. E. Lita, A. J. Miller, and S. W. Nam, “Noise-free high-efficiency photon-number-resolving detectors,” Phys. Rev. A 71,061803(R)/1-4 (2005).

[CrossRef]

A. P. Lund, H. Jeong, T. C. Ralph, and M. S. Kim, “Conditional production of superpositions of coherent states with inefficient photon detection,” Phys. Rev. A 70,020101(R)/1-4 (2004).

[CrossRef]

A. I. Lvovsky, “Iterative maximum-likelihood reconstruction in quantum homodyne tomography,” J. Opt. B: Quantum Semiclass. Opt. 6,S556–S559 (2004).

[CrossRef]

A. I. Lvovsky and S. A. Babichev, “Synthesis and tomographic characterization of the displaced Fock state of light,” Phys. Rev. A 66,011801(R)/1-4 (2002).

[CrossRef]

A. I. Lvovsky, H. Hansen, T. Aichele, O. Benson, J. Mlynek, and S. Schiller, “Quantum State Reconstruction of the Single-Photon Fock State,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 87,050402/1-4 (2001).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. S. Neergaard-Nielsen, B.Melholt Nielsen, C. Hettich, K. Mϕlmer, and E. S. Polzik, “Generation of a Superposition of Odd Photon Number States for Quantum Information Networks,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 97,083604/1-4 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

K. Mϕlmer, “Non-Gaussian states from continuous-wave Gaussian light sources,” Phys. Rev. A 73,063804/1-7 (2006).

[CrossRef]

T. C. Ralph, A. Gilchrist, G. J. Milburn, W.J. Munro, and S. Glancy, “Quantum computation with optical coherent states,” Phys. Rev. A 68,042319/1-11 (2003).

[CrossRef]

D. Rosenberg, A. E. Lita, A. J. Miller, and S. W. Nam, “Noise-free high-efficiency photon-number-resolving detectors,” Phys. Rev. A 71,061803(R)/1-4 (2005).

[CrossRef]

A. I. Lvovsky, H. Hansen, T. Aichele, O. Benson, J. Mlynek, and S. Schiller, “Quantum State Reconstruction of the Single-Photon Fock State,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 87,050402/1-4 (2001).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

N. Takei, N. Lee, D. Moriyama, J. S. Neergaard-Nielsen, and A. Furusawa, “Time-gated Einstein-odolsky-Rosen correlation,” Phys. Rev. A 74,060101(R)/1-4 (2006).

[CrossRef]

R. W. P. Drever, J. L. Hall, F. V. Kowalski, J. Hough, G. M. Ford, A. J. Munley, and H. Ward, “Laser Phase and Frequency Stabilization Using an Optical Resonator,” Appl. Phys. B 31,97–105 (1983).

[CrossRef]

T. C. Ralph, A. Gilchrist, G. J. Milburn, W.J. Munro, and S. Glancy, “Quantum computation with optical coherent states,” Phys. Rev. A 68,042319/1-11 (2003).

[CrossRef]

D. Rosenberg, A. E. Lita, A. J. Miller, and S. W. Nam, “Noise-free high-efficiency photon-number-resolving detectors,” Phys. Rev. A 71,061803(R)/1-4 (2005).

[CrossRef]

N. Takei, N. Lee, D. Moriyama, J. S. Neergaard-Nielsen, and A. Furusawa, “Time-gated Einstein-odolsky-Rosen correlation,” Phys. Rev. A 74,060101(R)/1-4 (2006).

[CrossRef]

J. S. Neergaard-Nielsen, B.Melholt Nielsen, C. Hettich, K. Mϕlmer, and E. S. Polzik, “Generation of a Superposition of Odd Photon Number States for Quantum Information Networks,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 97,083604/1-4 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. S. Neergaard-Nielsen, B.Melholt Nielsen, C. Hettich, K. Mϕlmer, and E. S. Polzik, “Generation of a Superposition of Odd Photon Number States for Quantum Information Networks,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 97,083604/1-4 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Dakna, T. Anhut, T. Opatrný, L. Knöll, and D.-G. Welsch, “Generating Schrödinger-cat-like states by means of conditional measurements on a beam splitter,” Phys. Rev. A 55,3184–3194 (1997).

[CrossRef]

A. Ourjoumtsev, R. Tualle-Brouri, and Ph. Grangier, “Quantum homodyne tomography of a two-photon Fock state,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 96,213601/1-4 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. Ourjoumtsev, R. Tualle-Brouri, J. Laurat, and Ph. Grangier, “Generating Optical Schrodinger Kittens for Quantum Information Processing,” Science 312,83–86 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

S. L. Braunstein and A. K. Pati, Quantum Information with Continuous Variables (Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2003).

J. S. Neergaard-Nielsen, B.Melholt Nielsen, C. Hettich, K. Mϕlmer, and E. S. Polzik, “Generation of a Superposition of Odd Photon Number States for Quantum Information Networks,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 97,083604/1-4 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

H. Mabuchi, E. S. Polzik, and H. J. Kimble, “Blue-light-induced infrared absorption in KNbO3,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 11,2023 (1994).

[CrossRef]

E. S. Polzik, J. Carri, and H. J. Kimble, “Atomic spectroscopy with squeezed light for sensitivity beyond the vacuum-state limit,” Appl. Phys. B: Photophys. Laser Chem. 55,279–290 (1992).

[CrossRef]

A. P. Lund, H. Jeong, T. C. Ralph, and M. S. Kim, “Conditional production of superpositions of coherent states with inefficient photon detection,” Phys. Rev. A 70,020101(R)/1-4 (2004).

[CrossRef]

T. C. Ralph, A. Gilchrist, G. J. Milburn, W.J. Munro, and S. Glancy, “Quantum computation with optical coherent states,” Phys. Rev. A 68,042319/1-11 (2003).

[CrossRef]

H.-A. Bachor and T. C. Ralph ,A Guide to Experiments in Quantum Optics (WILEY-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, 2004).

[CrossRef]

D. Rosenberg, A. E. Lita, A. J. Miller, and S. W. Nam, “Noise-free high-efficiency photon-number-resolving detectors,” Phys. Rev. A 71,061803(R)/1-4 (2005).

[CrossRef]

E. Waks, E. Diamanti, B. C. Sanders, S. D. Bartlett, and Y. Yamamoto, “Direct Observation of Nonclassical Photon Statistics in Parametric Down-Conversion,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 92,113602/1-4 (2004).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Fujiwara and M. Sasaki, “Photon-number-resolving detection at a telecommunications wavelength with a charge-integration photon detector,” Opt. Lett. 31,691–693 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

S. Suzuki, H. Yonezawa, F. Kannari, M. Sasaki, and A. Furusawa, “7 dB quadrature squeezing at 860 nm with periodically poled KTiOPO4,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 89,061116/1-3 (2006).

[CrossRef]

M. Sasaki and S. Suzuki, “Multimode theory of measurement-induced non-Gaussian operation on wideband squeezed light: Analytical formula,” Phys. Rev. A 73,043807/1-18 (2006).

[CrossRef]

A. I. Lvovsky, H. Hansen, T. Aichele, O. Benson, J. Mlynek, and S. Schiller, “Quantum State Reconstruction of the Single-Photon Fock State,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 87,050402/1-4 (2001).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

B. Yurke and D. Stoler, “Measurement of amplitude probability distributions for photon-number-operator eigen-states,” Phys. Rev. A 36,1955–1958 (1987).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Sasaki and S. Suzuki, “Multimode theory of measurement-induced non-Gaussian operation on wideband squeezed light: Analytical formula,” Phys. Rev. A 73,043807/1-18 (2006).

[CrossRef]

S. Suzuki, H. Yonezawa, F. Kannari, M. Sasaki, and A. Furusawa, “7 dB quadrature squeezing at 860 nm with periodically poled KTiOPO4,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 89,061116/1-3 (2006).

[CrossRef]

N. Takei, N. Lee, D. Moriyama, J. S. Neergaard-Nielsen, and A. Furusawa, “Time-gated Einstein-odolsky-Rosen correlation,” Phys. Rev. A 74,060101(R)/1-4 (2006).

[CrossRef]

A. Ourjoumtsev, R. Tualle-Brouri, J. Laurat, and Ph. Grangier, “Generating Optical Schrodinger Kittens for Quantum Information Processing,” Science 312,83–86 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. Ourjoumtsev, R. Tualle-Brouri, and Ph. Grangier, “Quantum homodyne tomography of a two-photon Fock state,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 96,213601/1-4 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. Zavatta, S. Viciani, and M. Bellini, “Quantum-to-Classical Transition with Single-Photon-Added Coherent States of Light,” Science 306,660–662 (2004).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. Zavatta, S. Viciani, and M. Bellini, “Tomographic reconstruction of the single-photon Fock state by high-frequency homodyne detection,” Phys. Rev. A 70,053821/1-6 (2004).

[CrossRef]

E. Waks, E. Diamanti, B. C. Sanders, S. D. Bartlett, and Y. Yamamoto, “Direct Observation of Nonclassical Photon Statistics in Parametric Down-Conversion,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 92,113602/1-4 (2004).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

R. W. P. Drever, J. L. Hall, F. V. Kowalski, J. Hough, G. M. Ford, A. J. Munley, and H. Ward, “Laser Phase and Frequency Stabilization Using an Optical Resonator,” Appl. Phys. B 31,97–105 (1983).

[CrossRef]

M. Dakna, T. Anhut, T. Opatrný, L. Knöll, and D.-G. Welsch, “Generating Schrödinger-cat-like states by means of conditional measurements on a beam splitter,” Phys. Rev. A 55,3184–3194 (1997).

[CrossRef]

E. Waks, E. Diamanti, B. C. Sanders, S. D. Bartlett, and Y. Yamamoto, “Direct Observation of Nonclassical Photon Statistics in Parametric Down-Conversion,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 92,113602/1-4 (2004).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

S. Suzuki, H. Yonezawa, F. Kannari, M. Sasaki, and A. Furusawa, “7 dB quadrature squeezing at 860 nm with periodically poled KTiOPO4,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 89,061116/1-3 (2006).

[CrossRef]

B. Yurke and D. Stoler, “Measurement of amplitude probability distributions for photon-number-operator eigen-states,” Phys. Rev. A 36,1955–1958 (1987).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. Zavatta, S. Viciani, and M. Bellini, “Tomographic reconstruction of the single-photon Fock state by high-frequency homodyne detection,” Phys. Rev. A 70,053821/1-6 (2004).

[CrossRef]

A. Zavatta, S. Viciani, and M. Bellini, “Quantum-to-Classical Transition with Single-Photon-Added Coherent States of Light,” Science 306,660–662 (2004).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

R. W. P. Drever, J. L. Hall, F. V. Kowalski, J. Hough, G. M. Ford, A. J. Munley, and H. Ward, “Laser Phase and Frequency Stabilization Using an Optical Resonator,” Appl. Phys. B 31,97–105 (1983).

[CrossRef]

E. S. Polzik, J. Carri, and H. J. Kimble, “Atomic spectroscopy with squeezed light for sensitivity beyond the vacuum-state limit,” Appl. Phys. B: Photophys. Laser Chem. 55,279–290 (1992).

[CrossRef]

S. Suzuki, H. Yonezawa, F. Kannari, M. Sasaki, and A. Furusawa, “7 dB quadrature squeezing at 860 nm with periodically poled KTiOPO4,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 89,061116/1-3 (2006).

[CrossRef]

A. I. Lvovsky, “Iterative maximum-likelihood reconstruction in quantum homodyne tomography,” J. Opt. B: Quantum Semiclass. Opt. 6,S556–S559 (2004).

[CrossRef]

N. Takei, N. Lee, D. Moriyama, J. S. Neergaard-Nielsen, and A. Furusawa, “Time-gated Einstein-odolsky-Rosen correlation,” Phys. Rev. A 74,060101(R)/1-4 (2006).

[CrossRef]

T. C. Ralph, A. Gilchrist, G. J. Milburn, W.J. Munro, and S. Glancy, “Quantum computation with optical coherent states,” Phys. Rev. A 68,042319/1-11 (2003).

[CrossRef]

D. Rosenberg, A. E. Lita, A. J. Miller, and S. W. Nam, “Noise-free high-efficiency photon-number-resolving detectors,” Phys. Rev. A 71,061803(R)/1-4 (2005).

[CrossRef]

A. P. Lund, H. Jeong, T. C. Ralph, and M. S. Kim, “Conditional production of superpositions of coherent states with inefficient photon detection,” Phys. Rev. A 70,020101(R)/1-4 (2004).

[CrossRef]

M. Sasaki and S. Suzuki, “Multimode theory of measurement-induced non-Gaussian operation on wideband squeezed light: Analytical formula,” Phys. Rev. A 73,043807/1-18 (2006).

[CrossRef]

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Note that the squeezing levels shown in this paper are for the quadrature observables defined by X̂ = ∫∞-∞dtΨ0(t)X̂(t). They can be directly evaluated with the initial squeezed vacua right after the OPO, using a following expression;2〈X̂2〉≡1−2γTζ0.z(z+3)(z+1)(z+2)2. Here, z=PPth is normalized pump power where P is pump power and Pth is an oscillation threshold of the OPO.