Coherent coupling and optical manipulation of individual excitonic states

B. Patton, U. Woggon, W. Langbein

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Abstract

We present heterodyne detected transient four-wave mixing of individual exciton states. Coherent coupling between states is observed and single excitons are optically manipu- lated, driving their polarisation through a desired angle in the Bloch sphere.

LanguageEnglish
Title of host publicationQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2005
PublisherOptical Society of America
Number of pages2
ISBN (Print)1557527709, 9781557527707
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2005
EventQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2005 - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: 22 May 200522 May 2005

Conference

ConferenceQuantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2005
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period22/05/0522/05/05

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Excitons
manipulators
excitons
Four wave mixing
four-wave mixing
Polarization
polarization

Keywords

  • ultrafast processes in condensed matter
  • nonlinear optics
  • quantum dots
  • single-photon sources
  • quantum electronics
  • Bloch sphere
  • coherent coupling
  • exciton states
  • optical manipulation
  • transient four-wave mixing

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Patton, B., Woggon, U., & Langbein, W. (2005). Coherent coupling and optical manipulation of individual excitonic states. In Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2005 Optical Society of America.
Patton, B. ; Woggon, U. ; Langbein, W. / Coherent coupling and optical manipulation of individual excitonic states. Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2005. Optical Society of America, 2005.
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Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2005. Optical Society of America, 2005.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution book

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Patton B, Woggon U, Langbein W. Coherent coupling and optical manipulation of individual excitonic states. In Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, QELS 2005. Optical Society of America. 2005