A. Mohan, M. Felici, P. Gallo, B. Dwir, A. Rudra, J. Faist, and E. Kapon, “Polarization-entangled photons produced with high-symmetry site-controlled quantum dots,” Nat. Photonics 4, 302–306 (2010).

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[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Y. Hayashi, K. Tanaka, T. Akazaki, M. Jo, H. Kumano, and I. Suemune, “Superconductor-based light emitting diode: demonstration of role of cooper pairs in radiative recombination processes,” Appl. Phys. Express 1, 1–3 (2008).

[CrossRef]

R. Hafenbrak, S. M. Ulrich, P. Michler, L. Wang, A. Rastelli, and O. G. Schmidt, “Triggered polarization-entangled photon pairs from a single quantum dot up to 30 K,” New J. Phys. 9, 315 (2007).

[CrossRef]

G. Puentes, A. Aiello, D. Voigt, and J. P. Woerdman, “Entangled mixed-state generation by twin-photon scattering,” Phys. Rev. A 75, 032319 (2007).

[CrossRef]

M. Caminati, F. De Martini, R. Perris, F. Sciarrino, and V. Secondi, “Nonseparable Werner states in spontaneous parametric down-conversion,” Phys. Rev. A 73, 032312 (2006).

[CrossRef]

R. M. Stevenson, R. J. Young, P. Atkinson, K. Cooper, D. A. Ritchie, and A. J. Shields, “A semiconductor source of triggered entangled photon pairs,” Nature 439, 179–182 (2006).

[CrossRef]
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M. Barbieri, F. De Martini, G. Di Nepi, and P. Mataloni, “Generation and characterization of Werner states and maximally entangled mixed states by a universal source of entanglement,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 92, 177901 (2004).

[CrossRef]
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C. Cinelli, G. Di Nepi, F. De Martini, M. Barbieri, and P. Mataloni, “Parametric source of two-photon states with a tunable degree of entanglement and mixing: experimental preparation of Werner states and maximally entangled mixed states,” Phys. Rev. A 70, 022321 (2004).

[CrossRef]

M. Barbieri, F. De Martini, G. Di Nepi, P. Mataloni, G. M. D’Ariano, and C. Macchiavello, “Detection of entanglement with polarized photons: experimental realization of an entanglement witness,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 227901 (2003).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Y.-S. Zhang, Y.-F. Huang, C.-F. Li, and G.-C. Guo, “Experimental preparation of the Werner state via spontaneous parametric down-conversion,” Phys. Rev. A 66, 062315 (2002).

[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]
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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]
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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

C. H. Bennett, D. P. DiVincenzo, J. A. Smolin, and W. K. Wootters, “Mixed-state entanglement and quantum error correction,” Phys. Rev. A 54, 3824–3851 (1996).

[CrossRef]
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C. H. Bennett, G. Brassard, S. Popescu, B. Schumacher, J. A. Smolin, and W. K. Wootters, “Purification of noisy entanglement and faithful teleportation via noisy channels,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 76, 722–725 (1996).

[CrossRef]
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P. G. Kwiat, K. Mattle, H. Weinfurter, A. Zeilinger, A. V. Sergienko, and Y. Shih, “New high-intensity source of polarization-entangled photon pairs,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 75, 4337–4341 (1995).

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[CrossRef]
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[CrossRef]
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[CrossRef]
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[CrossRef]

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Y. Asano, I. Suemune, H. Takayanagi, and E. Hanamura, “Luminescence of a Cooper pair,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 103, 187001 (2009).

H. Kumano, S. Kimura, M. Endo, H. Sasakura, S. Adachi, S. Muto, and I. Suemune, “Deterministic single-photon and polarization-correlated photon pair generations from a single InAlAs quantum dot,” J. Nanoelectron. Optoelectron. 1, 39–51 (2006).

[CrossRef]

G. Puentes, A. Aiello, D. Voigt, and J. P. Woerdman, “Entangled mixed-state generation by twin-photon scattering,” Phys. Rev. A 75, 032319 (2007).

[CrossRef]

Y. Hayashi, K. Tanaka, T. Akazaki, M. Jo, H. Kumano, and I. Suemune, “Superconductor-based light emitting diode: demonstration of role of cooper pairs in radiative recombination processes,” Appl. Phys. Express 1, 1–3 (2008).

[CrossRef]

N. Akopian, N. H. Lindner, E. Poem, Y. Berlatzky, J. Avron, D. Gershoni, B. D. Gerardot, and P. M. Petroff, “Entangled photon pairs from semiconductor quantum dots,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 130501 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

B. Lounis, H. A. Bechtela, D. Gerionc, P. Alivisatosc, and W. E. Moernera, “Photon antibunching in single CdSe/ZnS quantum dot fluorescence,” Chem. Phys. Lett. 329, 399–404 (2000).

[CrossRef]

Y. Asano, I. Suemune, H. Takayanagi, and E. Hanamura, “Luminescence of a Cooper pair,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 103, 187001 (2009).

R. M. Stevenson, R. J. Young, P. Atkinson, K. Cooper, D. A. Ritchie, and A. J. Shields, “A semiconductor source of triggered entangled photon pairs,” Nature 439, 179–182 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

N. Akopian, N. H. Lindner, E. Poem, Y. Berlatzky, J. Avron, D. Gershoni, B. D. Gerardot, and P. M. Petroff, “Entangled photon pairs from semiconductor quantum dots,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 130501 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Barbieri, F. De Martini, G. Di Nepi, and P. Mataloni, “Generation and characterization of Werner states and maximally entangled mixed states by a universal source of entanglement,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 92, 177901 (2004).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

C. Cinelli, G. Di Nepi, F. De Martini, M. Barbieri, and P. Mataloni, “Parametric source of two-photon states with a tunable degree of entanglement and mixing: experimental preparation of Werner states and maximally entangled mixed states,” Phys. Rev. A 70, 022321 (2004).

[CrossRef]

M. Barbieri, F. De Martini, G. Di Nepi, P. Mataloni, G. M. D’Ariano, and C. Macchiavello, “Detection of entanglement with polarized photons: experimental realization of an entanglement witness,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 227901 (2003).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

B. Lounis, H. A. Bechtela, D. Gerionc, P. Alivisatosc, and W. E. Moernera, “Photon antibunching in single CdSe/ZnS quantum dot fluorescence,” Chem. Phys. Lett. 329, 399–404 (2000).

[CrossRef]

J. S. Bell, Physics (1965), Vol. 1, p. 165.

C. H. Bennett, G. Brassard, S. Popescu, B. Schumacher, J. A. Smolin, and W. K. Wootters, “Purification of noisy entanglement and faithful teleportation via noisy channels,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 76, 722–725 (1996).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

C. H. Bennett, D. P. DiVincenzo, J. A. Smolin, and W. K. Wootters, “Mixed-state entanglement and quantum error correction,” Phys. Rev. A 54, 3824–3851 (1996).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

C. H. Bennett, G. Brassard, C. Crépeau, R. Jozsa, A. Peres, and W. K. Wootters, “Teleporting an unknown quantum state via dual classical and Einstein-Podolsky-Rosen channels,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 70, 1895–1899 (1993).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

N. Akopian, N. H. Lindner, E. Poem, Y. Berlatzky, J. Avron, D. Gershoni, B. D. Gerardot, and P. M. Petroff, “Entangled photon pairs from semiconductor quantum dots,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 130501 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

S. Bose and V. Vedral, “Mixedness and teleportation,” Phys. Rev. A 61, 040101(R) (2000).

[CrossRef]

D. Bouwmeester, J.-W. Pan, K. Mattle, M. Eibl, H. Weinfurter, and A. Zeilinger, “Experimental quantum teleportation,” Nature 390, 575–579 (1997).

[CrossRef]

C. H. Bennett, G. Brassard, S. Popescu, B. Schumacher, J. A. Smolin, and W. K. Wootters, “Purification of noisy entanglement and faithful teleportation via noisy channels,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 76, 722–725 (1996).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

C. H. Bennett, G. Brassard, C. Crépeau, R. Jozsa, A. Peres, and W. K. Wootters, “Teleporting an unknown quantum state via dual classical and Einstein-Podolsky-Rosen channels,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 70, 1895–1899 (1993).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

P. Michler, A. Imamoğlu, M. D. Mason, P. J. Carson, G. F. Strouse, and S. K. Buratto, “Quantum correlation among photons from a single quantum dot at room temperature,” Nature 406, 968–970 (2000).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Caminati, F. De Martini, R. Perris, F. Sciarrino, and V. Secondi, “Nonseparable Werner states in spontaneous parametric down-conversion,” Phys. Rev. A 73, 032312 (2006).

[CrossRef]

P. Michler, A. Imamoğlu, M. D. Mason, P. J. Carson, G. F. Strouse, and S. K. Buratto, “Quantum correlation among photons from a single quantum dot at room temperature,” Nature 406, 968–970 (2000).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. A. Nielsen and I. L. Chuang, Quantum Computation and Qnautum Information (Cambridge University Press, 2000).

C. Cinelli, G. Di Nepi, F. De Martini, M. Barbieri, and P. Mataloni, “Parametric source of two-photon states with a tunable degree of entanglement and mixing: experimental preparation of Werner states and maximally entangled mixed states,” Phys. Rev. A 70, 022321 (2004).

[CrossRef]

J. F. Clauser, M. A. Horne, A. Shimony, and R. A. Holt, “Proposed experiment to test local hidden-variable theories,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 23, 880–884 (1969).

[CrossRef]

R. M. Stevenson, R. J. Young, P. Atkinson, K. Cooper, D. A. Ritchie, and A. J. Shields, “A semiconductor source of triggered entangled photon pairs,” Nature 439, 179–182 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

C. H. Bennett, G. Brassard, C. Crépeau, R. Jozsa, A. Peres, and W. K. Wootters, “Teleporting an unknown quantum state via dual classical and Einstein-Podolsky-Rosen channels,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 70, 1895–1899 (1993).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Barbieri, F. De Martini, G. Di Nepi, P. Mataloni, G. M. D’Ariano, and C. Macchiavello, “Detection of entanglement with polarized photons: experimental realization of an entanglement witness,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 227901 (2003).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

C. Santori, M. Pelton, G. Solomon, Y. Dale, and Y. Yamamoto, “Triggered single photons from a quantum dot,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 86, 1502–1505 (2001).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Caminati, F. De Martini, R. Perris, F. Sciarrino, and V. Secondi, “Nonseparable Werner states in spontaneous parametric down-conversion,” Phys. Rev. A 73, 032312 (2006).

[CrossRef]

C. Cinelli, G. Di Nepi, F. De Martini, M. Barbieri, and P. Mataloni, “Parametric source of two-photon states with a tunable degree of entanglement and mixing: experimental preparation of Werner states and maximally entangled mixed states,” Phys. Rev. A 70, 022321 (2004).

[CrossRef]

M. Barbieri, F. De Martini, G. Di Nepi, and P. Mataloni, “Generation and characterization of Werner states and maximally entangled mixed states by a universal source of entanglement,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 92, 177901 (2004).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Barbieri, F. De Martini, G. Di Nepi, P. Mataloni, G. M. D’Ariano, and C. Macchiavello, “Detection of entanglement with polarized photons: experimental realization of an entanglement witness,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 227901 (2003).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Barbieri, F. De Martini, G. Di Nepi, and P. Mataloni, “Generation and characterization of Werner states and maximally entangled mixed states by a universal source of entanglement,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 92, 177901 (2004).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

C. Cinelli, G. Di Nepi, F. De Martini, M. Barbieri, and P. Mataloni, “Parametric source of two-photon states with a tunable degree of entanglement and mixing: experimental preparation of Werner states and maximally entangled mixed states,” Phys. Rev. A 70, 022321 (2004).

[CrossRef]

M. Barbieri, F. De Martini, G. Di Nepi, P. Mataloni, G. M. D’Ariano, and C. Macchiavello, “Detection of entanglement with polarized photons: experimental realization of an entanglement witness,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 227901 (2003).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

C. H. Bennett, D. P. DiVincenzo, J. A. Smolin, and W. K. Wootters, “Mixed-state entanglement and quantum error correction,” Phys. Rev. A 54, 3824–3851 (1996).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. Mohan, M. Felici, P. Gallo, B. Dwir, A. Rudra, J. Faist, and E. Kapon, “Polarization-entangled photons produced with high-symmetry site-controlled quantum dots,” Nat. Photonics 4, 302–306 (2010).

[CrossRef]

D. Bouwmeester, J.-W. Pan, K. Mattle, M. Eibl, H. Weinfurter, and A. Zeilinger, “Experimental quantum teleportation,” Nature 390, 575–579 (1997).

[CrossRef]

A. K. Ekert, “Quantum cryptography based on Bell’s theorem,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 67, 661–663 (1991).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

H. Kumano, S. Kimura, M. Endo, H. Sasakura, S. Adachi, S. Muto, and I. Suemune, “Deterministic single-photon and polarization-correlated photon pair generations from a single InAlAs quantum dot,” J. Nanoelectron. Optoelectron. 1, 39–51 (2006).

[CrossRef]

A. Mohan, M. Felici, P. Gallo, B. Dwir, A. Rudra, J. Faist, and E. Kapon, “Polarization-entangled photons produced with high-symmetry site-controlled quantum dots,” Nat. Photonics 4, 302–306 (2010).

[CrossRef]

A. Mohan, M. Felici, P. Gallo, B. Dwir, A. Rudra, J. Faist, and E. Kapon, “Polarization-entangled photons produced with high-symmetry site-controlled quantum dots,” Nat. Photonics 4, 302–306 (2010).

[CrossRef]

A. Mohan, M. Felici, P. Gallo, B. Dwir, A. Rudra, J. Faist, and E. Kapon, “Polarization-entangled photons produced with high-symmetry site-controlled quantum dots,” Nat. Photonics 4, 302–306 (2010).

[CrossRef]

N. Akopian, N. H. Lindner, E. Poem, Y. Berlatzky, J. Avron, D. Gershoni, B. D. Gerardot, and P. M. Petroff, “Entangled photon pairs from semiconductor quantum dots,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 130501 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

B. Lounis, H. A. Bechtela, D. Gerionc, P. Alivisatosc, and W. E. Moernera, “Photon antibunching in single CdSe/ZnS quantum dot fluorescence,” Chem. Phys. Lett. 329, 399–404 (2000).

[CrossRef]

N. Akopian, N. H. Lindner, E. Poem, Y. Berlatzky, J. Avron, D. Gershoni, B. D. Gerardot, and P. M. Petroff, “Entangled photon pairs from semiconductor quantum dots,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 130501 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Y.-S. Zhang, Y.-F. Huang, C.-F. Li, and G.-C. Guo, “Experimental preparation of the Werner state via spontaneous parametric down-conversion,” Phys. Rev. A 66, 062315 (2002).

[CrossRef]

R. Hafenbrak, S. M. Ulrich, P. Michler, L. Wang, A. Rastelli, and O. G. Schmidt, “Triggered polarization-entangled photon pairs from a single quantum dot up to 30 K,” New J. Phys. 9, 315 (2007).

[CrossRef]

Y. Asano, I. Suemune, H. Takayanagi, and E. Hanamura, “Luminescence of a Cooper pair,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 103, 187001 (2009).

Y. Hayashi, K. Tanaka, T. Akazaki, M. Jo, H. Kumano, and I. Suemune, “Superconductor-based light emitting diode: demonstration of role of cooper pairs in radiative recombination processes,” Appl. Phys. Express 1, 1–3 (2008).

[CrossRef]

J. F. Clauser, M. A. Horne, A. Shimony, and R. A. Holt, “Proposed experiment to test local hidden-variable theories,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 23, 880–884 (1969).

[CrossRef]

J. F. Clauser, M. A. Horne, A. Shimony, and R. A. Holt, “Proposed experiment to test local hidden-variable theories,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 23, 880–884 (1969).

[CrossRef]

Y.-S. Zhang, Y.-F. Huang, C.-F. Li, and G.-C. Guo, “Experimental preparation of the Werner state via spontaneous parametric down-conversion,” Phys. Rev. A 66, 062315 (2002).

[CrossRef]

R. J. Young, R. M. Stevenson, A. J. Hudson, C. A. Nicoll, D. A. Ritchie, and A. J. Shields, “Bell-inequality violation with a triggered photon-pair source,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 030406 (2009).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

P. Michler, A. Imamoğlu, M. D. Mason, P. J. Carson, G. F. Strouse, and S. K. Buratto, “Quantum correlation among photons from a single quantum dot at room temperature,” Nature 406, 968–970 (2000).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

D. F. V. James, P. G. Kwiat, W. J. Munro, and A. G. White, “Measurement of qubits,” Phys. Rev. A 64, 052312 (2001).

[CrossRef]

W. J. Munro, D. F. V. James, A. G. White, and P. G. Kwiat, “Maximizing the entanglement of two mixed qubits,” Phys. Rev. A 64, 030302(R) (2001).

[CrossRef]

Y. Hayashi, K. Tanaka, T. Akazaki, M. Jo, H. Kumano, and I. Suemune, “Superconductor-based light emitting diode: demonstration of role of cooper pairs in radiative recombination processes,” Appl. Phys. Express 1, 1–3 (2008).

[CrossRef]

C. H. Bennett, G. Brassard, C. Crépeau, R. Jozsa, A. Peres, and W. K. Wootters, “Teleporting an unknown quantum state via dual classical and Einstein-Podolsky-Rosen channels,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 70, 1895–1899 (1993).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. Mohan, M. Felici, P. Gallo, B. Dwir, A. Rudra, J. Faist, and E. Kapon, “Polarization-entangled photons produced with high-symmetry site-controlled quantum dots,” Nat. Photonics 4, 302–306 (2010).

[CrossRef]

H. Kumano, S. Kimura, M. Endo, H. Sasakura, S. Adachi, S. Muto, and I. Suemune, “Deterministic single-photon and polarization-correlated photon pair generations from a single InAlAs quantum dot,” J. Nanoelectron. Optoelectron. 1, 39–51 (2006).

[CrossRef]

Y. Hayashi, K. Tanaka, T. Akazaki, M. Jo, H. Kumano, and I. Suemune, “Superconductor-based light emitting diode: demonstration of role of cooper pairs in radiative recombination processes,” Appl. Phys. Express 1, 1–3 (2008).

[CrossRef]

H. Kumano, S. Kimura, M. Endo, H. Sasakura, S. Adachi, S. Muto, and I. Suemune, “Deterministic single-photon and polarization-correlated photon pair generations from a single InAlAs quantum dot,” J. Nanoelectron. Optoelectron. 1, 39–51 (2006).

[CrossRef]

C. Kurtsiefer, S. Mayer, P. Zarda, and H. Weinfurter, “Stable solid-state source of single photons,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 85, 290–293 (2000).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

W. J. Munro, D. F. V. James, A. G. White, and P. G. Kwiat, “Maximizing the entanglement of two mixed qubits,” Phys. Rev. A 64, 030302(R) (2001).

[CrossRef]

D. F. V. James, P. G. Kwiat, W. J. Munro, and A. G. White, “Measurement of qubits,” Phys. Rev. A 64, 052312 (2001).

[CrossRef]

P. G. Kwiat, K. Mattle, H. Weinfurter, A. Zeilinger, A. V. Sergienko, and Y. Shih, “New high-intensity source of polarization-entangled photon pairs,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 75, 4337–4341 (1995).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Y.-S. Zhang, Y.-F. Huang, C.-F. Li, and G.-C. Guo, “Experimental preparation of the Werner state via spontaneous parametric down-conversion,” Phys. Rev. A 66, 062315 (2002).

[CrossRef]

N. Akopian, N. H. Lindner, E. Poem, Y. Berlatzky, J. Avron, D. Gershoni, B. D. Gerardot, and P. M. Petroff, “Entangled photon pairs from semiconductor quantum dots,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 130501 (2006).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

R. Loudon, The Quantum Theory of Light , 3rd ed. (Oxford University Press, 2000), Chap. 6.

B. Lounis, H. A. Bechtela, D. Gerionc, P. Alivisatosc, and W. E. Moernera, “Photon antibunching in single CdSe/ZnS quantum dot fluorescence,” Chem. Phys. Lett. 329, 399–404 (2000).

[CrossRef]

M. Barbieri, F. De Martini, G. Di Nepi, P. Mataloni, G. M. D’Ariano, and C. Macchiavello, “Detection of entanglement with polarized photons: experimental realization of an entanglement witness,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 227901 (2003).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

P. Michler, A. Imamoğlu, M. D. Mason, P. J. Carson, G. F. Strouse, and S. K. Buratto, “Quantum correlation among photons from a single quantum dot at room temperature,” Nature 406, 968–970 (2000).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Barbieri, F. De Martini, G. Di Nepi, and P. Mataloni, “Generation and characterization of Werner states and maximally entangled mixed states by a universal source of entanglement,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 92, 177901 (2004).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

C. Cinelli, G. Di Nepi, F. De Martini, M. Barbieri, and P. Mataloni, “Parametric source of two-photon states with a tunable degree of entanglement and mixing: experimental preparation of Werner states and maximally entangled mixed states,” Phys. Rev. A 70, 022321 (2004).

[CrossRef]

M. Barbieri, F. De Martini, G. Di Nepi, P. Mataloni, G. M. D’Ariano, and C. Macchiavello, “Detection of entanglement with polarized photons: experimental realization of an entanglement witness,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 227901 (2003).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

D. Bouwmeester, J.-W. Pan, K. Mattle, M. Eibl, H. Weinfurter, and A. Zeilinger, “Experimental quantum teleportation,” Nature 390, 575–579 (1997).

[CrossRef]

P. G. Kwiat, K. Mattle, H. Weinfurter, A. Zeilinger, A. V. Sergienko, and Y. Shih, “New high-intensity source of polarization-entangled photon pairs,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 75, 4337–4341 (1995).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

C. Kurtsiefer, S. Mayer, P. Zarda, and H. Weinfurter, “Stable solid-state source of single photons,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 85, 290–293 (2000).

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