Abstract

A scheme to realize phase-sensitive amplification of light using a nonlinear coherent coupler is proposed. Squeezed-light generation with low pump power and short interaction length is possible with this technique.

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M. Xiao, L.-A. Wu, H. J. Kimble, Phys. Rev. Lett. 59, 278 (1987).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

P. Grangier, R. E. Slusher, B. Yurke, A. La Porta, Phys. Rev. Lett. 59, 2153 (1987).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

R. E. Slusher, P. Grangier, A. La Porta, B. Yurke, M. J. Potasek, Phys. Rev. Lett. 59, 2566 (1987).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

H. P. Yuen, Opt. Lett. 12, 789 (1987).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

C. M. Caves, D. D. Crouch, J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 4, 1535 (1987).
[CrossRef]

1986 (2)

L.-A. Wu, H. J. Kimble, J. L. Hall, H. Wu, Phys. Rev. Lett. 57, 2520 (1986).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

S. Trillo, S. Wabnitz, Appl. Phys. Lett. 49, 752 (1986).
[CrossRef]

1985 (2)

B. Daino, G. Gregori, S. Wabnitz, J. Appl. Phys. 58, 4512 (1985).
[CrossRef]

P. L. K. Wa, J. E. Sitch, N. J. Mason, J. S. Roberts, P. N. Robson, Electron. Lett. 21, 26 (1985).
[CrossRef]

1982 (1)

S. M. Jensen, IEEE J. Quantum Electron. QE-18, 1580 (1982).
[CrossRef]

Caves, C. M.

Crouch, D. D.

Daino, B.

B. Daino, G. Gregori, S. Wabnitz, J. Appl. Phys. 58, 4512 (1985).
[CrossRef]

Grangier, P.

P. Grangier, R. E. Slusher, B. Yurke, A. La Porta, Phys. Rev. Lett. 59, 2153 (1987).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

R. E. Slusher, P. Grangier, A. La Porta, B. Yurke, M. J. Potasek, Phys. Rev. Lett. 59, 2566 (1987).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Gregori, G.

B. Daino, G. Gregori, S. Wabnitz, J. Appl. Phys. 58, 4512 (1985).
[CrossRef]

Hall, J. L.

L.-A. Wu, H. J. Kimble, J. L. Hall, H. Wu, Phys. Rev. Lett. 57, 2520 (1986).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Jensen, S. M.

S. M. Jensen, IEEE J. Quantum Electron. QE-18, 1580 (1982).
[CrossRef]

Kimble, H. J.

M. Xiao, L.-A. Wu, H. J. Kimble, Phys. Rev. Lett. 59, 278 (1987).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

L.-A. Wu, H. J. Kimble, J. L. Hall, H. Wu, Phys. Rev. Lett. 57, 2520 (1986).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

La Porta, A.

R. E. Slusher, P. Grangier, A. La Porta, B. Yurke, M. J. Potasek, Phys. Rev. Lett. 59, 2566 (1987).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

P. Grangier, R. E. Slusher, B. Yurke, A. La Porta, Phys. Rev. Lett. 59, 2153 (1987).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Mason, N. J.

P. L. K. Wa, J. E. Sitch, N. J. Mason, J. S. Roberts, P. N. Robson, Electron. Lett. 21, 26 (1985).
[CrossRef]

Potasek, M. J.

R. E. Slusher, P. Grangier, A. La Porta, B. Yurke, M. J. Potasek, Phys. Rev. Lett. 59, 2566 (1987).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Roberts, J. S.

P. L. K. Wa, J. E. Sitch, N. J. Mason, J. S. Roberts, P. N. Robson, Electron. Lett. 21, 26 (1985).
[CrossRef]

Robson, P. N.

P. L. K. Wa, J. E. Sitch, N. J. Mason, J. S. Roberts, P. N. Robson, Electron. Lett. 21, 26 (1985).
[CrossRef]

Sitch, J. E.

P. L. K. Wa, J. E. Sitch, N. J. Mason, J. S. Roberts, P. N. Robson, Electron. Lett. 21, 26 (1985).
[CrossRef]

Slusher, R. E.

R. E. Slusher, P. Grangier, A. La Porta, B. Yurke, M. J. Potasek, Phys. Rev. Lett. 59, 2566 (1987).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

P. Grangier, R. E. Slusher, B. Yurke, A. La Porta, Phys. Rev. Lett. 59, 2153 (1987).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Trillo, S.

S. Trillo, S. Wabnitz, Appl. Phys. Lett. 49, 752 (1986).
[CrossRef]

Wa, P. L. K.

P. L. K. Wa, J. E. Sitch, N. J. Mason, J. S. Roberts, P. N. Robson, Electron. Lett. 21, 26 (1985).
[CrossRef]

Wabnitz, S.

S. Trillo, S. Wabnitz, Appl. Phys. Lett. 49, 752 (1986).
[CrossRef]

B. Daino, G. Gregori, S. Wabnitz, J. Appl. Phys. 58, 4512 (1985).
[CrossRef]

Wu, H.

L.-A. Wu, H. J. Kimble, J. L. Hall, H. Wu, Phys. Rev. Lett. 57, 2520 (1986).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Wu, L.-A.

M. Xiao, L.-A. Wu, H. J. Kimble, Phys. Rev. Lett. 59, 278 (1987).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

L.-A. Wu, H. J. Kimble, J. L. Hall, H. Wu, Phys. Rev. Lett. 57, 2520 (1986).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Xiao, M.

M. Xiao, L.-A. Wu, H. J. Kimble, Phys. Rev. Lett. 59, 278 (1987).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Yuen, H. P.

Yurke, B.

P. Grangier, R. E. Slusher, B. Yurke, A. La Porta, Phys. Rev. Lett. 59, 2153 (1987).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

R. E. Slusher, P. Grangier, A. La Porta, B. Yurke, M. J. Potasek, Phys. Rev. Lett. 59, 2566 (1987).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Appl. Phys. Lett. (1)

S. Trillo, S. Wabnitz, Appl. Phys. Lett. 49, 752 (1986).
[CrossRef]

Electron. Lett. (1)

P. L. K. Wa, J. E. Sitch, N. J. Mason, J. S. Roberts, P. N. Robson, Electron. Lett. 21, 26 (1985).
[CrossRef]

IEEE J. Quantum Electron. (1)

S. M. Jensen, IEEE J. Quantum Electron. QE-18, 1580 (1982).
[CrossRef]

J. Appl. Phys. (1)

B. Daino, G. Gregori, S. Wabnitz, J. Appl. Phys. 58, 4512 (1985).
[CrossRef]

J. Opt. Soc. Am. B (1)

Opt. Lett. (1)

Phys. Rev. Lett. (4)

L.-A. Wu, H. J. Kimble, J. L. Hall, H. Wu, Phys. Rev. Lett. 57, 2520 (1986).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

M. Xiao, L.-A. Wu, H. J. Kimble, Phys. Rev. Lett. 59, 278 (1987).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

P. Grangier, R. E. Slusher, B. Yurke, A. La Porta, Phys. Rev. Lett. 59, 2153 (1987).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

R. E. Slusher, P. Grangier, A. La Porta, B. Yurke, M. J. Potasek, Phys. Rev. Lett. 59, 2566 (1987).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

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Figures (1)

Fig. 1
Fig. 1

Schematic of the model. F1 is the pump and F2 is the signal, which are mixed in a 50–50 beam splitter. The two fields interact in a nonlinear coupler, which amplifies F2. The signal F2 is extracted after the interaction in a 50–50 beam splitter, symmetric to that in the input.

Equations (22)

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d E 1 d z = i ( k E 2 + Q 1 E 1 2 E 1 ) , d E 2 d z = i ( k E 1 + Q 2 E 2 2 E 2 ) ,
Q 1 , 2 = k c 2 0 2 4 - + d x - + d y n 1 2 ( x , y ) n 2 ( x , y ) E 1 , 2 T ( x , y ) 4 ,
F 1 = E 1 + E 2 2 ,             F 2 = E 1 - E 2 2 ,
d F 1 d z = i [ k F 1 + Q 2 ( F 1 2 + 2 F 2 2 ) F 1 + Q 2 F 1 * F 2 2 ] ,
d F 2 d z = i [ - k F 2 + Q 2 ( F 2 2 + 2 F 1 2 ) F 2 + Q 2 F 2 * F 1 2 ] .
F 1 ( z ) = F 1 ( 0 ) exp { i [ k + Q 2 F 1 ( 0 ) 2 ] z } .
a = ω 0 F 2 ,             a + = ω 0 F 2 * ,
d A d z = i { [ - 2 k + Q 2 F 1 ( 0 ) 2 ] A + Q 2 F 1 ( 0 ) 2 A + } ,
d A + d z = - i { [ - 2 k + Q 2 F 1 ( 0 ) 2 ] A + + Q 2 F 1 ( 0 ) * 2 A } ,
A = a exp { - i [ k + Q 2 F 1 ( 0 ) 2 ] z } .
F 1 ( 0 ) 2 = 4 k Q ,
x 1 = A + A + 2 ,             x 2 = A - A + 2 i ,
F 1 ( 0 ) 2 = i F 1 ( 0 ) 2 ,
x 1 ( z ) = x 1 ( 0 ) exp ( - g 0 z ) ,             x 2 ( z ) = x 2 ( 0 ) exp ( g 0 z ) ,
x 1 ( z ) = z 1 ( 0 ) exp ( - g 0 z ) , x 2 ( z ) = x 2 ( 0 ) exp ( g 0 z ) ,
x 1 ( z ) 2 - x 1 ( z ) 2 = x 1 ( 0 ) 2 - x 1 ( 0 ) 2 exp ( - 2 g 0 z ) , x 2 ( z ) 2 - x 2 ( z ) 2 = x 2 ( 0 ) 2 - x 2 ( 0 ) 2 exp ( 2 g 0 z ) .
d A ( ) d z = i Δ k ( ) A ( ) - g 0 A + ( - ) ,
x 1 ( ) = A ( ) + A + ( - ) 2 ,
Δ x 1 + ( ) Δ x 1 ( ) sym = π S ( ) δ ( - ) ,
S ( ) = 1 - μ 2 - 2 [ exp ( - g z ) - μ 2 exp ( g z ) 2 + 4 μ sinh ( g z ) 2 ] ,
g = g ( ) = [ g 0 2 - Δ k ( ) 2 ] 1 / 2 ,
μ = μ ( ) = Δ k ( ) g 0 + g ( ) .

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