Abstract

We present a device to facilitate single-photon detection at communication wavelengths based on continuous-wave sum-frequency generation with an upconversion efficiency exceeding 90%. Sum-frequency generation in a periodically poled lithium niobate waveguide is used to upconvert signal photons to the near infrared, where detection can be performed efficiently by use of silicon avalanche photodiodes.

© 2004 Optical Society of America

PDF Article

References

  • View by:
  • |
  • |
  • |

  1. A. Karlsson, M. Bourennane, G. Ribordy, H. Zbinden, J. Brendel, J. Rarity, and P. Tapster, IEEE Circuits Devices Mag. 15, 34 (1999).
  2. M. Bourennane, A. Karlsson, J. P. Ciscar, and M. Mathés, J. Mod. Opt. 48, 1983 (2001).
  3. C. H. Bennett, G. Brassard, and N. D. Mermin, Phys. Rev. Lett. 68, 557 (1992).
  4. G. Ribordy, J.-D. Gautier, H. Zbinden, and N. Gisin, Appl. Opt. 37, 2272 (1998).
  5. P. G. Kwiat, A. M. Steinberg, R. Y. Chiao, P. H. Eberhard, and M. D. Petroff, Appl. Opt. 33, 1844 (1994).
  6. M. A. Albota and F. N. C. Wong, in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), Vol. 88 of OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 2003), paper QThPDB11.
  7. K. R. Parameswaran, M. Fujimura, M. H. Chou, and M. M. Fejer, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 12, 656 (2000).
  8. T. Suhara, H. Ishizuki, M. Fujimura, and H. Nishihara, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 11, 1027 (1999).
  9. J. Jackel and J. Johnson, Electron. Lett. 27, 1360 (1991).
  10. Y. Korkishko, V. Fedorov, T. Morozova, F. Caccavale, F. Gonella, and F. Segato, J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 15, 1823 (1998).
  11. K. R. Parameswaran, R. K. Route, J. R. Kurz, R. V. Roussev, M. M. Fejer, and M. Fujimura, Opt. Lett. 27, 179 (2002).
  12. R. Roussev, A. Sridharan, K. Urbanek, R. Byer, and M. Fejer, in 2003 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, N.J., 2003), Vol. 1, pp. 334–335.
  13. K. R. Parameswaran, J. R. Kurz, R. V. Roussev, and M. M. Fejer, Opt. Lett. 27, 43 (2002).
  14. R. Roussev, X. Xie, K. Parameswaran, M. Fejer, and J. Tian, in 2003 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, N.J., 2003), Vol. 1, pp. 338–339.
  15. R. Regener and W. Sohler, Appl. Phys. B 36, 143 (1985).

2003

R. Roussev, A. Sridharan, K. Urbanek, R. Byer, and M. Fejer, in 2003 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, N.J., 2003), Vol. 1, pp. 334–335.

R. Roussev, X. Xie, K. Parameswaran, M. Fejer, and J. Tian, in 2003 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, N.J., 2003), Vol. 1, pp. 338–339.

2002

K. R. Parameswaran, R. K. Route, J. R. Kurz, R. V. Roussev, M. M. Fejer, and M. Fujimura, Opt. Lett. 27, 179 (2002).

K. R. Parameswaran, J. R. Kurz, R. V. Roussev, and M. M. Fejer, Opt. Lett. 27, 43 (2002).

2001

M. Bourennane, A. Karlsson, J. P. Ciscar, and M. Mathés, J. Mod. Opt. 48, 1983 (2001).

2000

K. R. Parameswaran, M. Fujimura, M. H. Chou, and M. M. Fejer, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 12, 656 (2000).

1999

T. Suhara, H. Ishizuki, M. Fujimura, and H. Nishihara, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 11, 1027 (1999).

A. Karlsson, M. Bourennane, G. Ribordy, H. Zbinden, J. Brendel, J. Rarity, and P. Tapster, IEEE Circuits Devices Mag. 15, 34 (1999).

1998

Y. Korkishko, V. Fedorov, T. Morozova, F. Caccavale, F. Gonella, and F. Segato, J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 15, 1823 (1998).

G. Ribordy, J.-D. Gautier, H. Zbinden, and N. Gisin, Appl. Opt. 37, 2272 (1998).

1994

1992

C. H. Bennett, G. Brassard, and N. D. Mermin, Phys. Rev. Lett. 68, 557 (1992).

1991

J. Jackel and J. Johnson, Electron. Lett. 27, 1360 (1991).

1985

R. Regener and W. Sohler, Appl. Phys. B 36, 143 (1985).

Albota, M. A.

M. A. Albota and F. N. C. Wong, in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), Vol. 88 of OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 2003), paper QThPDB11.

Bennett, C. H.

C. H. Bennett, G. Brassard, and N. D. Mermin, Phys. Rev. Lett. 68, 557 (1992).

Bourennane, M.

M. Bourennane, A. Karlsson, J. P. Ciscar, and M. Mathés, J. Mod. Opt. 48, 1983 (2001).

A. Karlsson, M. Bourennane, G. Ribordy, H. Zbinden, J. Brendel, J. Rarity, and P. Tapster, IEEE Circuits Devices Mag. 15, 34 (1999).

Brassard, G.

C. H. Bennett, G. Brassard, and N. D. Mermin, Phys. Rev. Lett. 68, 557 (1992).

Brendel, J.

A. Karlsson, M. Bourennane, G. Ribordy, H. Zbinden, J. Brendel, J. Rarity, and P. Tapster, IEEE Circuits Devices Mag. 15, 34 (1999).

Byer, R.

R. Roussev, A. Sridharan, K. Urbanek, R. Byer, and M. Fejer, in 2003 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, N.J., 2003), Vol. 1, pp. 334–335.

Caccavale, F.

Y. Korkishko, V. Fedorov, T. Morozova, F. Caccavale, F. Gonella, and F. Segato, J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 15, 1823 (1998).

Chiao, R. Y.

Chou, M. H.

K. R. Parameswaran, M. Fujimura, M. H. Chou, and M. M. Fejer, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 12, 656 (2000).

Ciscar, J. P.

M. Bourennane, A. Karlsson, J. P. Ciscar, and M. Mathés, J. Mod. Opt. 48, 1983 (2001).

Eberhard, P. H.

Fedorov, V.

Y. Korkishko, V. Fedorov, T. Morozova, F. Caccavale, F. Gonella, and F. Segato, J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 15, 1823 (1998).

Fejer, M.

R. Roussev, X. Xie, K. Parameswaran, M. Fejer, and J. Tian, in 2003 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, N.J., 2003), Vol. 1, pp. 338–339.

R. Roussev, A. Sridharan, K. Urbanek, R. Byer, and M. Fejer, in 2003 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, N.J., 2003), Vol. 1, pp. 334–335.

Fejer, M. M.

K. R. Parameswaran, R. K. Route, J. R. Kurz, R. V. Roussev, M. M. Fejer, and M. Fujimura, Opt. Lett. 27, 179 (2002).

K. R. Parameswaran, J. R. Kurz, R. V. Roussev, and M. M. Fejer, Opt. Lett. 27, 43 (2002).

K. R. Parameswaran, M. Fujimura, M. H. Chou, and M. M. Fejer, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 12, 656 (2000).

Fujimura, M.

K. R. Parameswaran, R. K. Route, J. R. Kurz, R. V. Roussev, M. M. Fejer, and M. Fujimura, Opt. Lett. 27, 179 (2002).

K. R. Parameswaran, M. Fujimura, M. H. Chou, and M. M. Fejer, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 12, 656 (2000).

T. Suhara, H. Ishizuki, M. Fujimura, and H. Nishihara, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 11, 1027 (1999).

Gautier, J.-D.

Gisin, N.

Gonella, F.

Y. Korkishko, V. Fedorov, T. Morozova, F. Caccavale, F. Gonella, and F. Segato, J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 15, 1823 (1998).

Ishizuki, H.

T. Suhara, H. Ishizuki, M. Fujimura, and H. Nishihara, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 11, 1027 (1999).

Jackel, J.

J. Jackel and J. Johnson, Electron. Lett. 27, 1360 (1991).

Johnson, J.

J. Jackel and J. Johnson, Electron. Lett. 27, 1360 (1991).

Karlsson, A.

M. Bourennane, A. Karlsson, J. P. Ciscar, and M. Mathés, J. Mod. Opt. 48, 1983 (2001).

A. Karlsson, M. Bourennane, G. Ribordy, H. Zbinden, J. Brendel, J. Rarity, and P. Tapster, IEEE Circuits Devices Mag. 15, 34 (1999).

Korkishko, Y.

Y. Korkishko, V. Fedorov, T. Morozova, F. Caccavale, F. Gonella, and F. Segato, J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 15, 1823 (1998).

Kurz, J. R.

K. R. Parameswaran, J. R. Kurz, R. V. Roussev, and M. M. Fejer, Opt. Lett. 27, 43 (2002).

K. R. Parameswaran, R. K. Route, J. R. Kurz, R. V. Roussev, M. M. Fejer, and M. Fujimura, Opt. Lett. 27, 179 (2002).

Kwiat, P. G.

Mathés, M.

M. Bourennane, A. Karlsson, J. P. Ciscar, and M. Mathés, J. Mod. Opt. 48, 1983 (2001).

Mermin, N. D.

C. H. Bennett, G. Brassard, and N. D. Mermin, Phys. Rev. Lett. 68, 557 (1992).

Morozova, T.

Y. Korkishko, V. Fedorov, T. Morozova, F. Caccavale, F. Gonella, and F. Segato, J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 15, 1823 (1998).

Nishihara, H.

T. Suhara, H. Ishizuki, M. Fujimura, and H. Nishihara, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 11, 1027 (1999).

Parameswaran, K.

R. Roussev, X. Xie, K. Parameswaran, M. Fejer, and J. Tian, in 2003 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, N.J., 2003), Vol. 1, pp. 338–339.

Parameswaran, K. R.

K. R. Parameswaran, R. K. Route, J. R. Kurz, R. V. Roussev, M. M. Fejer, and M. Fujimura, Opt. Lett. 27, 179 (2002).

K. R. Parameswaran, J. R. Kurz, R. V. Roussev, and M. M. Fejer, Opt. Lett. 27, 43 (2002).

K. R. Parameswaran, M. Fujimura, M. H. Chou, and M. M. Fejer, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 12, 656 (2000).

Petroff, M. D.

Rarity, J.

A. Karlsson, M. Bourennane, G. Ribordy, H. Zbinden, J. Brendel, J. Rarity, and P. Tapster, IEEE Circuits Devices Mag. 15, 34 (1999).

Regener, R.

R. Regener and W. Sohler, Appl. Phys. B 36, 143 (1985).

Ribordy, G.

A. Karlsson, M. Bourennane, G. Ribordy, H. Zbinden, J. Brendel, J. Rarity, and P. Tapster, IEEE Circuits Devices Mag. 15, 34 (1999).

G. Ribordy, J.-D. Gautier, H. Zbinden, and N. Gisin, Appl. Opt. 37, 2272 (1998).

Roussev, R.

R. Roussev, A. Sridharan, K. Urbanek, R. Byer, and M. Fejer, in 2003 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, N.J., 2003), Vol. 1, pp. 334–335.

R. Roussev, X. Xie, K. Parameswaran, M. Fejer, and J. Tian, in 2003 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, N.J., 2003), Vol. 1, pp. 338–339.

Roussev, R. V.

K. R. Parameswaran, J. R. Kurz, R. V. Roussev, and M. M. Fejer, Opt. Lett. 27, 43 (2002).

K. R. Parameswaran, R. K. Route, J. R. Kurz, R. V. Roussev, M. M. Fejer, and M. Fujimura, Opt. Lett. 27, 179 (2002).

Route, R. K.

K. R. Parameswaran, R. K. Route, J. R. Kurz, R. V. Roussev, M. M. Fejer, and M. Fujimura, Opt. Lett. 27, 179 (2002).

Segato, F.

Y. Korkishko, V. Fedorov, T. Morozova, F. Caccavale, F. Gonella, and F. Segato, J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 15, 1823 (1998).

Sohler, W.

R. Regener and W. Sohler, Appl. Phys. B 36, 143 (1985).

Sridharan, A.

R. Roussev, A. Sridharan, K. Urbanek, R. Byer, and M. Fejer, in 2003 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, N.J., 2003), Vol. 1, pp. 334–335.

Steinberg, A. M.

Suhara, T.

T. Suhara, H. Ishizuki, M. Fujimura, and H. Nishihara, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 11, 1027 (1999).

Tapster, P.

A. Karlsson, M. Bourennane, G. Ribordy, H. Zbinden, J. Brendel, J. Rarity, and P. Tapster, IEEE Circuits Devices Mag. 15, 34 (1999).

Tian, J.

R. Roussev, X. Xie, K. Parameswaran, M. Fejer, and J. Tian, in 2003 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, N.J., 2003), Vol. 1, pp. 338–339.

Urbanek, K.

R. Roussev, A. Sridharan, K. Urbanek, R. Byer, and M. Fejer, in 2003 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, N.J., 2003), Vol. 1, pp. 334–335.

Wong, F. N. C.

M. A. Albota and F. N. C. Wong, in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), Vol. 88 of OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 2003), paper QThPDB11.

Xie, X.

R. Roussev, X. Xie, K. Parameswaran, M. Fejer, and J. Tian, in 2003 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, N.J., 2003), Vol. 1, pp. 338–339.

Zbinden, H.

A. Karlsson, M. Bourennane, G. Ribordy, H. Zbinden, J. Brendel, J. Rarity, and P. Tapster, IEEE Circuits Devices Mag. 15, 34 (1999).

G. Ribordy, J.-D. Gautier, H. Zbinden, and N. Gisin, Appl. Opt. 37, 2272 (1998).

Appl. Opt.

Appl. Phys. B

R. Regener and W. Sohler, Appl. Phys. B 36, 143 (1985).

Electron. Lett.

J. Jackel and J. Johnson, Electron. Lett. 27, 1360 (1991).

IEEE Circuits Devices Mag.

A. Karlsson, M. Bourennane, G. Ribordy, H. Zbinden, J. Brendel, J. Rarity, and P. Tapster, IEEE Circuits Devices Mag. 15, 34 (1999).

IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett.

K. R. Parameswaran, M. Fujimura, M. H. Chou, and M. M. Fejer, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 12, 656 (2000).

T. Suhara, H. Ishizuki, M. Fujimura, and H. Nishihara, IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 11, 1027 (1999).

J. Mod. Opt.

M. Bourennane, A. Karlsson, J. P. Ciscar, and M. Mathés, J. Mod. Opt. 48, 1983 (2001).

J. Opt. Soc. Am. A

Y. Korkishko, V. Fedorov, T. Morozova, F. Caccavale, F. Gonella, and F. Segato, J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 15, 1823 (1998).

Opt. Lett.

K. R. Parameswaran, R. K. Route, J. R. Kurz, R. V. Roussev, M. M. Fejer, and M. Fujimura, Opt. Lett. 27, 179 (2002).

Opt. Lett.

OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series

M. A. Albota and F. N. C. Wong, in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), Vol. 88 of OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 2003), paper QThPDB11.

Phys. Rev. Lett.

C. H. Bennett, G. Brassard, and N. D. Mermin, Phys. Rev. Lett. 68, 557 (1992).

Other

R. Roussev, X. Xie, K. Parameswaran, M. Fejer, and J. Tian, in 2003 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, N.J., 2003), Vol. 1, pp. 338–339.

R. Roussev, A. Sridharan, K. Urbanek, R. Byer, and M. Fejer, in 2003 IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting Conference (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Piscataway, N.J., 2003), Vol. 1, pp. 334–335.

Cited By

OSA participates in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. Citing articles from OSA journals and other participating publishers are listed here.

Alert me when this article is cited.


Metrics