Correlation between photocounts at beam splitter outputs for a pair of photons

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Abstract

It is shown using conventional quantum optics theory that, contrary to recent predictions, the detection of photons in one output arm of a beam splitter does not depend upon any optical delay imposed in the other output arm before detection.

LanguageEnglish
Pages363-369
Number of pages7
JournalPhysics Letters A
Volume222
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 11 Nov 1996

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Keywords

  • interference
  • photons
  • photocounts
  • beams

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In: Physics Letters A, Vol. 222, No. 5, 11.11.1996, p. 363-369.

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