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Push-button photon entanglement

Nature Photonics volume 8, pages 174176 (2014) | Download Citation

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A source of entangled photons that emits one — and only one — pair of photons on demand has now been realized in a semiconductor chip. The solid-state source will be a useful resource for experiments in optical quantum information.

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  1. Chao-Yang Lu and Jian-Wei Pan are at the Hefei National Laboratory for Physical Sciences at the Microscale and Department of Modern Physics, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, Anhui, 230026, China

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