Q. W. Chen, G. Xavier, M. Swillo, T. Zhang, S. Sauge, M. Tengner, Z.-F. Han, G.-C. Guo, and A. Karlsson, “Experimental Decoy-State Quantum Key Distribution with a Sub-Poissionian Heralded Single-Photon Source,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 090501 (2008).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

P. J. Mosley, J. S. Lundeen, B. J. Smith, P. Wasylczyk, A. B. U’Ren, C. Silberhorn, and I. A. Walmsley, “Heralded Generation of Ultrafast Single Photons in Pure Quantum States,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 133601 (2008).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Y. Adachi, T. Yamamoto, M. Koashi, and N. Imoto, “Simple and Efficient Quantum Key Distribution with Parametric Down-Conversion,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 180503 (2007).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

W. Mauerer and C. Silberhorn, “Quantum key distribution with passive decoy state selection,” Phys. Rev. A 75, 050305(R) (2007).

[CrossRef]

X. Ma, C.-H. Fred Fung, and H.-K. Lo, “Quantum key distribution with entangled photon sources,” Phys. Rev. A 76, 012307 (2007).

[CrossRef]

J. Simon, H. Tanji, J. K. Thompson, and V. Vuletic, “Interfacing Collective Atomic Excitations and Single Photons,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 98183601 (2007).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

S. Takeuchi, R. Okamoto, and K. Sasaki, “High-Yield Single-Photon Source Using Gated Spontaneous Parametric Downconversion,” Appl. Opt. 43, 5708–5711 (2004).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

H. de Riedmatten, V. Scarani, I. Marcikic, A. Acín, W. Tittel, H. Zbinden, and N. Gisin, “Two independent photon pairs versus four-photon entangled states in parametric down conversion,” J. Mod. Opt. 51, 1637–1649 (2004).

H. de Riedmatten, I. Marcikic, W. Tittel, H. Zbinden, and N. Gisin, “Quantum interference with photon pairs created in spatially separated sources,” Phys. Rev. A 67, 022301 (2003).

[CrossRef]

A. Kuzmich, W. P. Bowen, A. D. Boozer, A. Boca, C. W. Chou, L.-M. Duan, and H. J. Kimble, “Generation of nonclassical photon pairs for scalable quantum communication with atomic ensembles,” Nature (London) 423, 731–734 (2003).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Fiorentino, P. L. Voss, J. E. Sharping, and P. Kumar, “All-fiber photon-pair source for quantum communications,” IEEE Phot. Technol. Lett. 14, 983–985 (2002).

[CrossRef]

I. Marcikic, H. de Riedmatten, W. Tittel, V. Scarani, H. Zbinden, and N. Gisin, “Time-bin entangled qubits for quantum communication created by femtosecond pulses,” Phys. Rev. A 66, 062308 (2002).

[CrossRef]

E. Waks, C. Santori, and Y. Yamamoto, “Security aspects of quantum key distribution with sub-Poisson light,” Phys. Rev. A 66, 042315 (2002).

[CrossRef]

W. Tittel and G. Weihs, “Photonic Entanglement for Fundamental Tests and Quantum Communication,” Quantum Inf. and Comp. 1, 3–56 (2001).

L.-M. Duan, M. D. Lukin, J. I. Cirac, and P. Zoller, “Long-distance quantum communication with atomic ensembles and linear optics,” Nature (London) 414413–418 (2001).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

H.-J. Briegel, W. Dür, J. I. Cirac, and P. Zoller, “Quantum Repeaters: the Role of Imperfect Local Operations in Quantum Communication,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 5932–5935 (1998).

[CrossRef]

M. Zukowski, A. Zeilinger, and H. Weinfurter, “Entangling Photons Radiated by Independent Pulsed Sources,” in Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, D. M. Greenberger and A. Zeilinger, ed. (New York, 1995), pp. 91–102

[CrossRef]

C. H. Bennett, G. Brassard, C. Crépeau, and U. M. Maurer, “Generalized privacy amplification,” IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory 41, 1915–1923 (1995).

[CrossRef]

J. D. Franson, “Nonlocal cancellation of dispersion,” Phys. Rev. A 45, 3126–3132 (1992).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. Ekert, “Quantum Cryptography Based on Bell’s Theorem,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 67, 661–663 (1991).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

C. H. Bennett, G. Brassard, and J.-M. Robert, “Privacy amplification by public discussion,” SIAM J. Comput. 17, 210–229 (1988).

[CrossRef]

C. K. Hong and L. Mandel, “Experimental realization of a localized one-photon state,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 56, 58–60 (1986).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

D. C. Burnham and D. L. Weinberg, “Observation of Simultaneity in Parametric Production of Optical Photon Pairs,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 25, 84–87 (1970).

[CrossRef]

R. Hanbury Brown and R. Q. Twiss, “A Test of a New Type of Stellar Interferometer on Sirius,” Nature (London) 178, 1046–1048 (1956).

[CrossRef]

H. de Riedmatten, V. Scarani, I. Marcikic, A. Acín, W. Tittel, H. Zbinden, and N. Gisin, “Two independent photon pairs versus four-photon entangled states in parametric down conversion,” J. Mod. Opt. 51, 1637–1649 (2004).

Y. Adachi, T. Yamamoto, M. Koashi, and N. Imoto, “Simple and Efficient Quantum Key Distribution with Parametric Down-Conversion,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 180503 (2007).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

C. H. Bennett, G. Brassard, C. Crépeau, and U. M. Maurer, “Generalized privacy amplification,” IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory 41, 1915–1923 (1995).

[CrossRef]

C. H. Bennett, G. Brassard, and J.-M. Robert, “Privacy amplification by public discussion,” SIAM J. Comput. 17, 210–229 (1988).

[CrossRef]

C. H. Bennett and G. Brassard, “Quantum cryptography: public key distribution and coin tossing,” in Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Computers, Systems & Signal Processing (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Bangalore, India, 1984), pp. 175–179.

A. Kuzmich, W. P. Bowen, A. D. Boozer, A. Boca, C. W. Chou, L.-M. Duan, and H. J. Kimble, “Generation of nonclassical photon pairs for scalable quantum communication with atomic ensembles,” Nature (London) 423, 731–734 (2003).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. Kuzmich, W. P. Bowen, A. D. Boozer, A. Boca, C. W. Chou, L.-M. Duan, and H. J. Kimble, “Generation of nonclassical photon pairs for scalable quantum communication with atomic ensembles,” Nature (London) 423, 731–734 (2003).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. Kuzmich, W. P. Bowen, A. D. Boozer, A. Boca, C. W. Chou, L.-M. Duan, and H. J. Kimble, “Generation of nonclassical photon pairs for scalable quantum communication with atomic ensembles,” Nature (London) 423, 731–734 (2003).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

C. H. Bennett, G. Brassard, C. Crépeau, and U. M. Maurer, “Generalized privacy amplification,” IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory 41, 1915–1923 (1995).

[CrossRef]

C. H. Bennett, G. Brassard, and J.-M. Robert, “Privacy amplification by public discussion,” SIAM J. Comput. 17, 210–229 (1988).

[CrossRef]

C. H. Bennett and G. Brassard, “Quantum cryptography: public key distribution and coin tossing,” in Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Computers, Systems & Signal Processing (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Bangalore, India, 1984), pp. 175–179.

H.-J. Briegel, W. Dür, J. I. Cirac, and P. Zoller, “Quantum Repeaters: the Role of Imperfect Local Operations in Quantum Communication,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 5932–5935 (1998).

[CrossRef]

D. C. Burnham and D. L. Weinberg, “Observation of Simultaneity in Parametric Production of Optical Photon Pairs,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 25, 84–87 (1970).

[CrossRef]

Q. W. Chen, G. Xavier, M. Swillo, T. Zhang, S. Sauge, M. Tengner, Z.-F. Han, G.-C. Guo, and A. Karlsson, “Experimental Decoy-State Quantum Key Distribution with a Sub-Poissionian Heralded Single-Photon Source,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 090501 (2008).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. Kuzmich, W. P. Bowen, A. D. Boozer, A. Boca, C. W. Chou, L.-M. Duan, and H. J. Kimble, “Generation of nonclassical photon pairs for scalable quantum communication with atomic ensembles,” Nature (London) 423, 731–734 (2003).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

L.-M. Duan, M. D. Lukin, J. I. Cirac, and P. Zoller, “Long-distance quantum communication with atomic ensembles and linear optics,” Nature (London) 414413–418 (2001).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

H.-J. Briegel, W. Dür, J. I. Cirac, and P. Zoller, “Quantum Repeaters: the Role of Imperfect Local Operations in Quantum Communication,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 5932–5935 (1998).

[CrossRef]

C. H. Bennett, G. Brassard, C. Crépeau, and U. M. Maurer, “Generalized privacy amplification,” IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory 41, 1915–1923 (1995).

[CrossRef]

H. de Riedmatten, V. Scarani, I. Marcikic, A. Acín, W. Tittel, H. Zbinden, and N. Gisin, “Two independent photon pairs versus four-photon entangled states in parametric down conversion,” J. Mod. Opt. 51, 1637–1649 (2004).

H. de Riedmatten, I. Marcikic, W. Tittel, H. Zbinden, and N. Gisin, “Quantum interference with photon pairs created in spatially separated sources,” Phys. Rev. A 67, 022301 (2003).

[CrossRef]

I. Marcikic, H. de Riedmatten, W. Tittel, V. Scarani, H. Zbinden, and N. Gisin, “Time-bin entangled qubits for quantum communication created by femtosecond pulses,” Phys. Rev. A 66, 062308 (2002).

[CrossRef]

A. Kuzmich, W. P. Bowen, A. D. Boozer, A. Boca, C. W. Chou, L.-M. Duan, and H. J. Kimble, “Generation of nonclassical photon pairs for scalable quantum communication with atomic ensembles,” Nature (London) 423, 731–734 (2003).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

L.-M. Duan, M. D. Lukin, J. I. Cirac, and P. Zoller, “Long-distance quantum communication with atomic ensembles and linear optics,” Nature (London) 414413–418 (2001).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

H.-J. Briegel, W. Dür, J. I. Cirac, and P. Zoller, “Quantum Repeaters: the Role of Imperfect Local Operations in Quantum Communication,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 5932–5935 (1998).

[CrossRef]

A. Ekert, “Quantum Cryptography Based on Bell’s Theorem,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 67, 661–663 (1991).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Fiorentino, P. L. Voss, J. E. Sharping, and P. Kumar, “All-fiber photon-pair source for quantum communications,” IEEE Phot. Technol. Lett. 14, 983–985 (2002).

[CrossRef]

J. D. Franson, “Nonlocal cancellation of dispersion,” Phys. Rev. A 45, 3126–3132 (1992).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

X. Ma, C.-H. Fred Fung, and H.-K. Lo, “Quantum key distribution with entangled photon sources,” Phys. Rev. A 76, 012307 (2007).

[CrossRef]

H. de Riedmatten, V. Scarani, I. Marcikic, A. Acín, W. Tittel, H. Zbinden, and N. Gisin, “Two independent photon pairs versus four-photon entangled states in parametric down conversion,” J. Mod. Opt. 51, 1637–1649 (2004).

H. de Riedmatten, I. Marcikic, W. Tittel, H. Zbinden, and N. Gisin, “Quantum interference with photon pairs created in spatially separated sources,” Phys. Rev. A 67, 022301 (2003).

[CrossRef]

I. Marcikic, H. de Riedmatten, W. Tittel, V. Scarani, H. Zbinden, and N. Gisin, “Time-bin entangled qubits for quantum communication created by femtosecond pulses,” Phys. Rev. A 66, 062308 (2002).

[CrossRef]

Q. W. Chen, G. Xavier, M. Swillo, T. Zhang, S. Sauge, M. Tengner, Z.-F. Han, G.-C. Guo, and A. Karlsson, “Experimental Decoy-State Quantum Key Distribution with a Sub-Poissionian Heralded Single-Photon Source,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 090501 (2008).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Q. W. Chen, G. Xavier, M. Swillo, T. Zhang, S. Sauge, M. Tengner, Z.-F. Han, G.-C. Guo, and A. Karlsson, “Experimental Decoy-State Quantum Key Distribution with a Sub-Poissionian Heralded Single-Photon Source,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 090501 (2008).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

R. Hanbury Brown and R. Q. Twiss, “A Test of a New Type of Stellar Interferometer on Sirius,” Nature (London) 178, 1046–1048 (1956).

[CrossRef]

C. K. Hong and L. Mandel, “Experimental realization of a localized one-photon state,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 56, 58–60 (1986).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Y. Adachi, T. Yamamoto, M. Koashi, and N. Imoto, “Simple and Efficient Quantum Key Distribution with Parametric Down-Conversion,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 180503 (2007).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Q. W. Chen, G. Xavier, M. Swillo, T. Zhang, S. Sauge, M. Tengner, Z.-F. Han, G.-C. Guo, and A. Karlsson, “Experimental Decoy-State Quantum Key Distribution with a Sub-Poissionian Heralded Single-Photon Source,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 090501 (2008).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. Kuzmich, W. P. Bowen, A. D. Boozer, A. Boca, C. W. Chou, L.-M. Duan, and H. J. Kimble, “Generation of nonclassical photon pairs for scalable quantum communication with atomic ensembles,” Nature (London) 423, 731–734 (2003).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Y. Adachi, T. Yamamoto, M. Koashi, and N. Imoto, “Simple and Efficient Quantum Key Distribution with Parametric Down-Conversion,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 180503 (2007).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Fiorentino, P. L. Voss, J. E. Sharping, and P. Kumar, “All-fiber photon-pair source for quantum communications,” IEEE Phot. Technol. Lett. 14, 983–985 (2002).

[CrossRef]

A. Kuzmich, W. P. Bowen, A. D. Boozer, A. Boca, C. W. Chou, L.-M. Duan, and H. J. Kimble, “Generation of nonclassical photon pairs for scalable quantum communication with atomic ensembles,” Nature (London) 423, 731–734 (2003).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Tengner and D. Ljunggren, “Characterization of an asynchronous source of heralded single photons generated at a wavelength of 1550 nm,” arXiv:0706.2985v1 [quant-ph] (2007).

X. Ma, C.-H. Fred Fung, and H.-K. Lo, “Quantum key distribution with entangled photon sources,” Phys. Rev. A 76, 012307 (2007).

[CrossRef]

L.-M. Duan, M. D. Lukin, J. I. Cirac, and P. Zoller, “Long-distance quantum communication with atomic ensembles and linear optics,” Nature (London) 414413–418 (2001).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

P. J. Mosley, J. S. Lundeen, B. J. Smith, P. Wasylczyk, A. B. U’Ren, C. Silberhorn, and I. A. Walmsley, “Heralded Generation of Ultrafast Single Photons in Pure Quantum States,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 133601 (2008).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

X. Ma, C.-H. Fred Fung, and H.-K. Lo, “Quantum key distribution with entangled photon sources,” Phys. Rev. A 76, 012307 (2007).

[CrossRef]

C. K. Hong and L. Mandel, “Experimental realization of a localized one-photon state,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 56, 58–60 (1986).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

L. Mandel and E. Wolf, Optical coherence and quantum optics (Cambridge University Press, 1995).

H. de Riedmatten, V. Scarani, I. Marcikic, A. Acín, W. Tittel, H. Zbinden, and N. Gisin, “Two independent photon pairs versus four-photon entangled states in parametric down conversion,” J. Mod. Opt. 51, 1637–1649 (2004).

H. de Riedmatten, I. Marcikic, W. Tittel, H. Zbinden, and N. Gisin, “Quantum interference with photon pairs created in spatially separated sources,” Phys. Rev. A 67, 022301 (2003).

[CrossRef]

I. Marcikic, H. de Riedmatten, W. Tittel, V. Scarani, H. Zbinden, and N. Gisin, “Time-bin entangled qubits for quantum communication created by femtosecond pulses,” Phys. Rev. A 66, 062308 (2002).

[CrossRef]

W. Mauerer and C. Silberhorn, “Quantum key distribution with passive decoy state selection,” Phys. Rev. A 75, 050305(R) (2007).

[CrossRef]

C. H. Bennett, G. Brassard, C. Crépeau, and U. M. Maurer, “Generalized privacy amplification,” IEEE Trans. Inf. Theory 41, 1915–1923 (1995).

[CrossRef]

P. J. Mosley, J. S. Lundeen, B. J. Smith, P. Wasylczyk, A. B. U’Ren, C. Silberhorn, and I. A. Walmsley, “Heralded Generation of Ultrafast Single Photons in Pure Quantum States,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 133601 (2008).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

R. Okamoto, S. Takeuchi, and K. Sasaki, “Detailed analysis of a single-photon source using gated spontaneous parametric downconversion,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 22, 2393–2401 (2005).

[CrossRef]

S. Takeuchi, R. Okamoto, and K. Sasaki, “High-Yield Single-Photon Source Using Gated Spontaneous Parametric Downconversion,” Appl. Opt. 43, 5708–5711 (2004).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

C. H. Bennett, G. Brassard, and J.-M. Robert, “Privacy amplification by public discussion,” SIAM J. Comput. 17, 210–229 (1988).

[CrossRef]

E. Waks, C. Santori, and Y. Yamamoto, “Security aspects of quantum key distribution with sub-Poisson light,” Phys. Rev. A 66, 042315 (2002).

[CrossRef]

R. Okamoto, S. Takeuchi, and K. Sasaki, “Detailed analysis of a single-photon source using gated spontaneous parametric downconversion,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 22, 2393–2401 (2005).

[CrossRef]

S. Takeuchi, R. Okamoto, and K. Sasaki, “High-Yield Single-Photon Source Using Gated Spontaneous Parametric Downconversion,” Appl. Opt. 43, 5708–5711 (2004).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Q. W. Chen, G. Xavier, M. Swillo, T. Zhang, S. Sauge, M. Tengner, Z.-F. Han, G.-C. Guo, and A. Karlsson, “Experimental Decoy-State Quantum Key Distribution with a Sub-Poissionian Heralded Single-Photon Source,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 090501 (2008).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

H. de Riedmatten, V. Scarani, I. Marcikic, A. Acín, W. Tittel, H. Zbinden, and N. Gisin, “Two independent photon pairs versus four-photon entangled states in parametric down conversion,” J. Mod. Opt. 51, 1637–1649 (2004).

I. Marcikic, H. de Riedmatten, W. Tittel, V. Scarani, H. Zbinden, and N. Gisin, “Time-bin entangled qubits for quantum communication created by femtosecond pulses,” Phys. Rev. A 66, 062308 (2002).

[CrossRef]

M. Fiorentino, P. L. Voss, J. E. Sharping, and P. Kumar, “All-fiber photon-pair source for quantum communications,” IEEE Phot. Technol. Lett. 14, 983–985 (2002).

[CrossRef]

P. J. Mosley, J. S. Lundeen, B. J. Smith, P. Wasylczyk, A. B. U’Ren, C. Silberhorn, and I. A. Walmsley, “Heralded Generation of Ultrafast Single Photons in Pure Quantum States,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 133601 (2008).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

W. Mauerer and C. Silberhorn, “Quantum key distribution with passive decoy state selection,” Phys. Rev. A 75, 050305(R) (2007).

[CrossRef]

J. Simon, H. Tanji, J. K. Thompson, and V. Vuletic, “Interfacing Collective Atomic Excitations and Single Photons,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 98183601 (2007).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

P. J. Mosley, J. S. Lundeen, B. J. Smith, P. Wasylczyk, A. B. U’Ren, C. Silberhorn, and I. A. Walmsley, “Heralded Generation of Ultrafast Single Photons in Pure Quantum States,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 133601 (2008).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Q. W. Chen, G. Xavier, M. Swillo, T. Zhang, S. Sauge, M. Tengner, Z.-F. Han, G.-C. Guo, and A. Karlsson, “Experimental Decoy-State Quantum Key Distribution with a Sub-Poissionian Heralded Single-Photon Source,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 090501 (2008).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

R. Okamoto, S. Takeuchi, and K. Sasaki, “Detailed analysis of a single-photon source using gated spontaneous parametric downconversion,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 22, 2393–2401 (2005).

[CrossRef]

S. Takeuchi, R. Okamoto, and K. Sasaki, “High-Yield Single-Photon Source Using Gated Spontaneous Parametric Downconversion,” Appl. Opt. 43, 5708–5711 (2004).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. Simon, H. Tanji, J. K. Thompson, and V. Vuletic, “Interfacing Collective Atomic Excitations and Single Photons,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 98183601 (2007).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Q. W. Chen, G. Xavier, M. Swillo, T. Zhang, S. Sauge, M. Tengner, Z.-F. Han, G.-C. Guo, and A. Karlsson, “Experimental Decoy-State Quantum Key Distribution with a Sub-Poissionian Heralded Single-Photon Source,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 090501 (2008).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Tengner and D. Ljunggren, “Characterization of an asynchronous source of heralded single photons generated at a wavelength of 1550 nm,” arXiv:0706.2985v1 [quant-ph] (2007).

J. Simon, H. Tanji, J. K. Thompson, and V. Vuletic, “Interfacing Collective Atomic Excitations and Single Photons,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 98183601 (2007).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

H. de Riedmatten, V. Scarani, I. Marcikic, A. Acín, W. Tittel, H. Zbinden, and N. Gisin, “Two independent photon pairs versus four-photon entangled states in parametric down conversion,” J. Mod. Opt. 51, 1637–1649 (2004).

H. de Riedmatten, I. Marcikic, W. Tittel, H. Zbinden, and N. Gisin, “Quantum interference with photon pairs created in spatially separated sources,” Phys. Rev. A 67, 022301 (2003).

[CrossRef]

I. Marcikic, H. de Riedmatten, W. Tittel, V. Scarani, H. Zbinden, and N. Gisin, “Time-bin entangled qubits for quantum communication created by femtosecond pulses,” Phys. Rev. A 66, 062308 (2002).

[CrossRef]

W. Tittel and G. Weihs, “Photonic Entanglement for Fundamental Tests and Quantum Communication,” Quantum Inf. and Comp. 1, 3–56 (2001).

R. Hanbury Brown and R. Q. Twiss, “A Test of a New Type of Stellar Interferometer on Sirius,” Nature (London) 178, 1046–1048 (1956).

[CrossRef]

P. J. Mosley, J. S. Lundeen, B. J. Smith, P. Wasylczyk, A. B. U’Ren, C. Silberhorn, and I. A. Walmsley, “Heralded Generation of Ultrafast Single Photons in Pure Quantum States,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 133601 (2008).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Fiorentino, P. L. Voss, J. E. Sharping, and P. Kumar, “All-fiber photon-pair source for quantum communications,” IEEE Phot. Technol. Lett. 14, 983–985 (2002).

[CrossRef]

J. Simon, H. Tanji, J. K. Thompson, and V. Vuletic, “Interfacing Collective Atomic Excitations and Single Photons,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 98183601 (2007).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

E. Waks, C. Santori, and Y. Yamamoto, “Security aspects of quantum key distribution with sub-Poisson light,” Phys. Rev. A 66, 042315 (2002).

[CrossRef]

P. J. Mosley, J. S. Lundeen, B. J. Smith, P. Wasylczyk, A. B. U’Ren, C. Silberhorn, and I. A. Walmsley, “Heralded Generation of Ultrafast Single Photons in Pure Quantum States,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 133601 (2008).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

P. J. Mosley, J. S. Lundeen, B. J. Smith, P. Wasylczyk, A. B. U’Ren, C. Silberhorn, and I. A. Walmsley, “Heralded Generation of Ultrafast Single Photons in Pure Quantum States,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 133601 (2008).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

W. Tittel and G. Weihs, “Photonic Entanglement for Fundamental Tests and Quantum Communication,” Quantum Inf. and Comp. 1, 3–56 (2001).

D. C. Burnham and D. L. Weinberg, “Observation of Simultaneity in Parametric Production of Optical Photon Pairs,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 25, 84–87 (1970).

[CrossRef]

M. Zukowski, A. Zeilinger, and H. Weinfurter, “Entangling Photons Radiated by Independent Pulsed Sources,” in Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, D. M. Greenberger and A. Zeilinger, ed. (New York, 1995), pp. 91–102

[CrossRef]

L. Mandel and E. Wolf, Optical coherence and quantum optics (Cambridge University Press, 1995).

Q. W. Chen, G. Xavier, M. Swillo, T. Zhang, S. Sauge, M. Tengner, Z.-F. Han, G.-C. Guo, and A. Karlsson, “Experimental Decoy-State Quantum Key Distribution with a Sub-Poissionian Heralded Single-Photon Source,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 090501 (2008).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Y. Adachi, T. Yamamoto, M. Koashi, and N. Imoto, “Simple and Efficient Quantum Key Distribution with Parametric Down-Conversion,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 180503 (2007).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

E. Waks, C. Santori, and Y. Yamamoto, “Security aspects of quantum key distribution with sub-Poisson light,” Phys. Rev. A 66, 042315 (2002).

[CrossRef]

H. de Riedmatten, V. Scarani, I. Marcikic, A. Acín, W. Tittel, H. Zbinden, and N. Gisin, “Two independent photon pairs versus four-photon entangled states in parametric down conversion,” J. Mod. Opt. 51, 1637–1649 (2004).

H. de Riedmatten, I. Marcikic, W. Tittel, H. Zbinden, and N. Gisin, “Quantum interference with photon pairs created in spatially separated sources,” Phys. Rev. A 67, 022301 (2003).

[CrossRef]

I. Marcikic, H. de Riedmatten, W. Tittel, V. Scarani, H. Zbinden, and N. Gisin, “Time-bin entangled qubits for quantum communication created by femtosecond pulses,” Phys. Rev. A 66, 062308 (2002).

[CrossRef]

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