T. J. Bartley, G. Donati, J. B. Spring, X.-M. Jin, M. Barbieri, A. Datta, B. J. Smith, and I. A. Walmsley, “Multi-photon state engineering by heralded interference between single photons and coherent states,” Phys. Rev. A 86, 043820 (2012).

[CrossRef]

P. van Loock, “Optical hybrid approaches to quantum information,” Laser Photon. Rev. 5, 167–200 (2011).

[CrossRef]

E. Bimbard, N. Jain, A. MacRae, and A. I. Lvovsky, “Quantum-optical state engineering up to the two-photon level,” Nat. Photonics 4, 243–247 (2010).

[CrossRef]

R. Hadfield, “Single-photon detectors for optical quantum information applications,” Nat. Photonics 3, 696–705 (2009).

[CrossRef]

S. R. Huisman, N. Jain, S. A. Babichev, F. Vewinger, A. N. Zhang, S. H. Youn, and A. I. Lvovsky, “Instant single-photon fock state tomography,” Opt. Lett. 34, 2739–2741 (2009).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. Zavatta, V. Parigi, and M. Bellini, “Toward quantum frequency combs: boosting the generation of highly nonclassical light states by cavity-enhanced parametric down-conversion at high repetition rates,” Phys. Rev. A 78, 033809 (2008).

[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]

A. Ourjoumtsev, H. Jeong, R. Tualle-Brouri, and P. Grangier, “Generation of optical Schrödinger cats from photon number states,” Nature 448, 784–786 (2007).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

K. Bencheikh, F. Gravier, J. Douady, A. Levenson, and B. Boulanger, “Triple photons: a challenge in nonlinear and quantum optics,” Comptes Rendus Physique 8, 206–220 (2007).

[CrossRef]

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

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. M. Lance, H. Jeong, N. B. Grosse, T. Symul, T. C. Ralph, and P. K. Lam, “Quantum-state engineering with continuous-variable postselection,” Phys. Rev. A 73, 041801 (2006).

[CrossRef]

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 (2004).

[CrossRef]

T. Aichele, A. Lvovsky, and S. Schiller, “Optical mode characterization of single photons prepared by means of conditional measurements on a biphoton state,” EPJ. D 18, 237–245 (2002).

[CrossRef]

K. J. Resch, J. S. Lundeen, and A. M. Steinberg, “Quantum state preparation and conditional coherence,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 88, 113601 (2002).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. I. Lvovsky and J. Mlynek, “Quantum-optical catalysis: generating nonclassical states of light by means of linear optics,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 88, 250401 (2002).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. S. Kim, W. Son, V. Bužek, and P. L. Knight, “Entanglement by a beam splitter: Nonclassicality as a prerequisite for entanglement,” Phys. Rev. A 65, 032323 (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 (2001).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

F. Grosshans and P. Grangier, “Effective quantum efficiency in the pulsed homodyne detection of a n-photon state,” EPJ. D 14, 119–125 (2001).

[CrossRef]

J.-W. Pan, D. Bouwmeester, M. Daniell, H. Weinfurter, and A. Zeilinger, “Experimental test of quantum nonlocality in three-photon Greenberger-Horne-Zeilinger entanglement,” Nature 403, 515–519 (2000).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

K. Banaszek and P. L. Knight, “Quantum interference in three-photon down-conversion,” Phys. Rev. A 55, 2368–2375 (1997).

[CrossRef]

M. J. Holland and K. Burnett, “Interferometric detection of optical phase shifts at the Heisenberg limit,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 71, 1355–1358 (1993).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

T. Aichele, A. Lvovsky, and S. Schiller, “Optical mode characterization of single photons prepared by means of conditional measurements on a biphoton state,” EPJ. D 18, 237–245 (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 (2001).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. K. Asbóth, J. Calsamiglia, and H. Ritsch, “Computable measure of nonclassicality for light,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 94, 173602 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

D. Achilles, C. Silberhorn, C. Sliwa, K. Banaszek, and I. A. Walmsley, “Fiber-assisted detection with photon number resolution,” Opt. Lett. 28, 2387–2389 (2003).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

K. Banaszek and P. L. Knight, “Quantum interference in three-photon down-conversion,” Phys. Rev. A 55, 2368–2375 (1997).

[CrossRef]

T. J. Bartley, G. Donati, J. B. Spring, X.-M. Jin, M. Barbieri, A. Datta, B. J. Smith, and I. A. Walmsley, “Multi-photon state engineering by heralded interference between single photons and coherent states,” Phys. Rev. A 86, 043820 (2012).

[CrossRef]

T. J. Bartley, G. Donati, J. B. Spring, X.-M. Jin, M. Barbieri, A. Datta, B. J. Smith, and I. A. Walmsley, “Multi-photon state engineering by heralded interference between single photons and coherent states,” Phys. Rev. A 86, 043820 (2012).

[CrossRef]

A. Zavatta, V. Parigi, and M. Bellini, “Toward quantum frequency combs: boosting the generation of highly nonclassical light states by cavity-enhanced parametric down-conversion at high repetition rates,” Phys. Rev. A 78, 033809 (2008).

[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 (2004).

[CrossRef]

K. Bencheikh, F. Gravier, J. Douady, A. Levenson, and B. Boulanger, “Triple photons: a challenge in nonlinear and quantum optics,” Comptes Rendus Physique 8, 206–220 (2007).

[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 (2001).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

E. Bimbard, N. Jain, A. MacRae, and A. I. Lvovsky, “Quantum-optical state engineering up to the two-photon level,” Nat. Photonics 4, 243–247 (2010).

[CrossRef]

K. Bencheikh, F. Gravier, J. Douady, A. Levenson, and B. Boulanger, “Triple photons: a challenge in nonlinear and quantum optics,” Comptes Rendus Physique 8, 206–220 (2007).

[CrossRef]

J.-W. Pan, D. Bouwmeester, M. Daniell, H. Weinfurter, and A. Zeilinger, “Experimental test of quantum nonlocality in three-photon Greenberger-Horne-Zeilinger entanglement,” Nature 403, 515–519 (2000).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. J. Holland and K. Burnett, “Interferometric detection of optical phase shifts at the Heisenberg limit,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 71, 1355–1358 (1993).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. S. Kim, W. Son, V. Bužek, and P. L. Knight, “Entanglement by a beam splitter: Nonclassicality as a prerequisite for entanglement,” Phys. Rev. A 65, 032323 (2002).

[CrossRef]

J. K. Asbóth, J. Calsamiglia, and H. Ritsch, “Computable measure of nonclassicality for light,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 94, 173602 (2005).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. Cooper, C. Söller, and B. J. Smith, “High-stability time-domain balanced homodyne detector for ultrafast optical pulse applications,” arXiv :1112.0875 [quant-ph] (2011).

J.-W. Pan, D. Bouwmeester, M. Daniell, H. Weinfurter, and A. Zeilinger, “Experimental test of quantum nonlocality in three-photon Greenberger-Horne-Zeilinger entanglement,” Nature 403, 515–519 (2000).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

T. J. Bartley, G. Donati, J. B. Spring, X.-M. Jin, M. Barbieri, A. Datta, B. J. Smith, and I. A. Walmsley, “Multi-photon state engineering by heralded interference between single photons and coherent states,” Phys. Rev. A 86, 043820 (2012).

[CrossRef]

T. J. Bartley, G. Donati, J. B. Spring, X.-M. Jin, M. Barbieri, A. Datta, B. J. Smith, and I. A. Walmsley, “Multi-photon state engineering by heralded interference between single photons and coherent states,” Phys. Rev. A 86, 043820 (2012).

[CrossRef]

K. Bencheikh, F. Gravier, J. Douady, A. Levenson, and B. Boulanger, “Triple photons: a challenge in nonlinear and quantum optics,” Comptes Rendus Physique 8, 206–220 (2007).

[CrossRef]

A. Ourjoumtsev, H. Jeong, R. Tualle-Brouri, and P. Grangier, “Generation of optical Schrödinger cats from photon number states,” Nature 448, 784–786 (2007).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

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

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

F. Grosshans and P. Grangier, “Effective quantum efficiency in the pulsed homodyne detection of a n-photon state,” EPJ. D 14, 119–125 (2001).

[CrossRef]

K. Bencheikh, F. Gravier, J. Douady, A. Levenson, and B. Boulanger, “Triple photons: a challenge in nonlinear and quantum optics,” Comptes Rendus Physique 8, 206–220 (2007).

[CrossRef]

A. M. Lance, H. Jeong, N. B. Grosse, T. Symul, T. C. Ralph, and P. K. Lam, “Quantum-state engineering with continuous-variable postselection,” Phys. Rev. A 73, 041801 (2006).

[CrossRef]

F. Grosshans and P. Grangier, “Effective quantum efficiency in the pulsed homodyne detection of a n-photon state,” EPJ. D 14, 119–125 (2001).

[CrossRef]

R. Hadfield, “Single-photon detectors for optical quantum information applications,” Nat. Photonics 3, 696–705 (2009).

[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 (2001).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

M. J. Holland and K. Burnett, “Interferometric detection of optical phase shifts at the Heisenberg limit,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 71, 1355–1358 (1993).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

E. Bimbard, N. Jain, A. MacRae, and A. I. Lvovsky, “Quantum-optical state engineering up to the two-photon level,” Nat. Photonics 4, 243–247 (2010).

[CrossRef]

S. R. Huisman, N. Jain, S. A. Babichev, F. Vewinger, A. N. Zhang, S. H. Youn, and A. I. Lvovsky, “Instant single-photon fock state tomography,” Opt. Lett. 34, 2739–2741 (2009).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. Ourjoumtsev, H. Jeong, R. Tualle-Brouri, and P. Grangier, “Generation of optical Schrödinger cats from photon number states,” Nature 448, 784–786 (2007).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. M. Lance, H. Jeong, N. B. Grosse, T. Symul, T. C. Ralph, and P. K. Lam, “Quantum-state engineering with continuous-variable postselection,” Phys. Rev. A 73, 041801 (2006).

[CrossRef]

T. J. Bartley, G. Donati, J. B. Spring, X.-M. Jin, M. Barbieri, A. Datta, B. J. Smith, and I. A. Walmsley, “Multi-photon state engineering by heralded interference between single photons and coherent states,” Phys. Rev. A 86, 043820 (2012).

[CrossRef]

M. S. Kim, W. Son, V. Bužek, and P. L. Knight, “Entanglement by a beam splitter: Nonclassicality as a prerequisite for entanglement,” Phys. Rev. A 65, 032323 (2002).

[CrossRef]

M. S. Kim, W. Son, V. Bužek, and P. L. Knight, “Entanglement by a beam splitter: Nonclassicality as a prerequisite for entanglement,” Phys. Rev. A 65, 032323 (2002).

[CrossRef]

K. Banaszek and P. L. Knight, “Quantum interference in three-photon down-conversion,” Phys. Rev. A 55, 2368–2375 (1997).

[CrossRef]

A. M. Lance, H. Jeong, N. B. Grosse, T. Symul, T. C. Ralph, and P. K. Lam, “Quantum-state engineering with continuous-variable postselection,” Phys. Rev. A 73, 041801 (2006).

[CrossRef]

A. M. Lance, H. Jeong, N. B. Grosse, T. Symul, T. C. Ralph, and P. K. Lam, “Quantum-state engineering with continuous-variable postselection,” Phys. Rev. A 73, 041801 (2006).

[CrossRef]

K. Bencheikh, F. Gravier, J. Douady, A. Levenson, and B. Boulanger, “Triple photons: a challenge in nonlinear and quantum optics,” Comptes Rendus Physique 8, 206–220 (2007).

[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]

K. J. Resch, J. S. Lundeen, and A. M. Steinberg, “Quantum state preparation and conditional coherence,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 88, 113601 (2002).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

T. Aichele, A. Lvovsky, and S. Schiller, “Optical mode characterization of single photons prepared by means of conditional measurements on a biphoton state,” EPJ. D 18, 237–245 (2002).

[CrossRef]

E. Bimbard, N. Jain, A. MacRae, and A. I. Lvovsky, “Quantum-optical state engineering up to the two-photon level,” Nat. Photonics 4, 243–247 (2010).

[CrossRef]

S. R. Huisman, N. Jain, S. A. Babichev, F. Vewinger, A. N. Zhang, S. H. Youn, and A. I. Lvovsky, “Instant single-photon fock state tomography,” Opt. Lett. 34, 2739–2741 (2009).

[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. I. Lvovsky and J. Mlynek, “Quantum-optical catalysis: generating nonclassical states of light by means of linear optics,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 88, 250401 (2002).

[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 (2001).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

E. Bimbard, N. Jain, A. MacRae, and A. I. Lvovsky, “Quantum-optical state engineering up to the two-photon level,” Nat. Photonics 4, 243–247 (2010).

[CrossRef]

A. I. Lvovsky and J. Mlynek, “Quantum-optical catalysis: generating nonclassical states of light by means of linear optics,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 88, 250401 (2002).

[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 (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]

A. Ourjoumtsev, H. Jeong, R. Tualle-Brouri, and P. Grangier, “Generation of optical Schrödinger cats from photon number states,” Nature 448, 784–786 (2007).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

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

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J.-W. Pan, D. Bouwmeester, M. Daniell, H. Weinfurter, and A. Zeilinger, “Experimental test of quantum nonlocality in three-photon Greenberger-Horne-Zeilinger entanglement,” Nature 403, 515–519 (2000).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. Zavatta, V. Parigi, and M. Bellini, “Toward quantum frequency combs: boosting the generation of highly nonclassical light states by cavity-enhanced parametric down-conversion at high repetition rates,” Phys. Rev. A 78, 033809 (2008).

[CrossRef]

A. M. Lance, H. Jeong, N. B. Grosse, T. Symul, T. C. Ralph, and P. K. Lam, “Quantum-state engineering with continuous-variable postselection,” Phys. Rev. A 73, 041801 (2006).

[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

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[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

T. Aichele, A. Lvovsky, and S. Schiller, “Optical mode characterization of single photons prepared by means of conditional measurements on a biphoton state,” EPJ. D 18, 237–245 (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 (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]

D. Achilles, C. Silberhorn, C. Sliwa, K. Banaszek, and I. A. Walmsley, “Fiber-assisted detection with photon number resolution,” Opt. Lett. 28, 2387–2389 (2003).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

T. J. Bartley, G. Donati, J. B. Spring, X.-M. Jin, M. Barbieri, A. Datta, B. J. Smith, and I. A. Walmsley, “Multi-photon state engineering by heralded interference between single photons and coherent states,” Phys. Rev. A 86, 043820 (2012).

[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]

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M. S. Kim, W. Son, V. Bužek, and P. L. Knight, “Entanglement by a beam splitter: Nonclassicality as a prerequisite for entanglement,” Phys. Rev. A 65, 032323 (2002).

[CrossRef]

T. J. Bartley, G. Donati, J. B. Spring, X.-M. Jin, M. Barbieri, A. Datta, B. J. Smith, and I. A. Walmsley, “Multi-photon state engineering by heralded interference between single photons and coherent states,” Phys. Rev. A 86, 043820 (2012).

[CrossRef]

K. J. Resch, J. S. Lundeen, and A. M. Steinberg, “Quantum state preparation and conditional coherence,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 88, 113601 (2002).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. M. Lance, H. Jeong, N. B. Grosse, T. Symul, T. C. Ralph, and P. K. Lam, “Quantum-state engineering with continuous-variable postselection,” Phys. Rev. A 73, 041801 (2006).

[CrossRef]

A. Ourjoumtsev, H. Jeong, R. Tualle-Brouri, and P. Grangier, “Generation of optical Schrödinger cats from photon number states,” Nature 448, 784–786 (2007).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

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

[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]

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[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 (2004).

[CrossRef]

T. J. Bartley, G. Donati, J. B. Spring, X.-M. Jin, M. Barbieri, A. Datta, B. J. Smith, and I. A. Walmsley, “Multi-photon state engineering by heralded interference between single photons and coherent states,” Phys. Rev. A 86, 043820 (2012).

[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]

D. Achilles, C. Silberhorn, C. Sliwa, K. Banaszek, and I. A. Walmsley, “Fiber-assisted detection with photon number resolution,” Opt. Lett. 28, 2387–2389 (2003).

[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]

J.-W. Pan, D. Bouwmeester, M. Daniell, H. Weinfurter, and A. Zeilinger, “Experimental test of quantum nonlocality in three-photon Greenberger-Horne-Zeilinger entanglement,” Nature 403, 515–519 (2000).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. Zavatta, V. Parigi, and M. Bellini, “Toward quantum frequency combs: boosting the generation of highly nonclassical light states by cavity-enhanced parametric down-conversion at high repetition rates,” Phys. Rev. A 78, 033809 (2008).

[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 (2004).

[CrossRef]

J.-W. Pan, D. Bouwmeester, M. Daniell, H. Weinfurter, and A. Zeilinger, “Experimental test of quantum nonlocality in three-photon Greenberger-Horne-Zeilinger entanglement,” Nature 403, 515–519 (2000).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

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[CrossRef]

T. Aichele, A. Lvovsky, and S. Schiller, “Optical mode characterization of single photons prepared by means of conditional measurements on a biphoton state,” EPJ. D 18, 237–245 (2002).

[CrossRef]

F. Grosshans and P. Grangier, “Effective quantum efficiency in the pulsed homodyne detection of a n-photon state,” EPJ. D 14, 119–125 (2001).

[CrossRef]

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

[CrossRef]

P. van Loock, “Optical hybrid approaches to quantum information,” Laser Photon. Rev. 5, 167–200 (2011).

[CrossRef]

E. Bimbard, N. Jain, A. MacRae, and A. I. Lvovsky, “Quantum-optical state engineering up to the two-photon level,” Nat. Photonics 4, 243–247 (2010).

[CrossRef]

R. Hadfield, “Single-photon detectors for optical quantum information applications,” Nat. Photonics 3, 696–705 (2009).

[CrossRef]

J.-W. Pan, D. Bouwmeester, M. Daniell, H. Weinfurter, and A. Zeilinger, “Experimental test of quantum nonlocality in three-photon Greenberger-Horne-Zeilinger entanglement,” Nature 403, 515–519 (2000).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. Ourjoumtsev, H. Jeong, R. Tualle-Brouri, and P. Grangier, “Generation of optical Schrödinger cats from photon number states,” Nature 448, 784–786 (2007).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

S. R. Huisman, N. Jain, S. A. Babichev, F. Vewinger, A. N. Zhang, S. H. Youn, and A. I. Lvovsky, “Instant single-photon fock state tomography,” Opt. Lett. 34, 2739–2741 (2009).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

D. Achilles, C. Silberhorn, C. Sliwa, K. Banaszek, and I. A. Walmsley, “Fiber-assisted detection with photon number resolution,” Opt. Lett. 28, 2387–2389 (2003).

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