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2021

Intrinsic Sensitivity Limits for Multiparameter Quantum Metrology

Aaron Z. Goldberg, Luis Sanchez-Soto, Hugo Ferretti


Microsphere kinematics from the polarization of tightly focused nonseparable light

Stefan Berg-Johansen, Martin Neugebauer, Andrea Aiello, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer, Christoph Marquardt

Optics Express 29(8) 12429-12439 (2021) | Journal | PDF


Microsphere kinematics from the polarization of tightly focused nonseparable light

Stefan Berg-Johansen, Martin Neugebauer, Andrea Aiello, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer, Christoph Marquardt

Optics Express 29(8) 12429-12439 (2021) | Journal | PDF


Comment on “An encryption protocol for NEQR images based on one-particle quantum walks on a circle”

Markus Grassl

Quantum Information Processing 20


Rotation sensing at the ultimate limit

Aaron Z. Goldberg, Andrei B. Klimov, Gerd Leuchs, Luis Sanchez-Soto

Journal of Physics: Photonics 3 (2) 022008 (2021) Preprint | PDF


Axial superlocalization with vortex beams

D. Koutny, Z. Hradil, J. Rehacek, Luis Sanchez-Soto

Quantum Science and Technology 6 (2) 025021 (2021) Preprint | PDF


Polarization of Light: In Classical, Quantum, and Nonlinear Optics

Maria V. Chekhova, Peter Banzer

(2021) | Journal


Effects of coherence on temporal resolution

Syamsundar De, Jano Gil-Lopez, Benjamin Brecht, Christine Silberhorn, Luis Sanchez-Soto, Z. Hradil, J. Rehacek


Benchmarking quantum tomography completeness and fidelity with machine learning

Yong Siah Teo, Seongwook Shin, Hyunseok Jeong, Yosep Kim, Yoon-Ho Kim, Gleb I. Struchalin, Egor V. Kovlakov, Stanislav S. Straupe, Sergei P. Kulik, et al.


Agile and versatile quantum communication: Signatures and secrets

Stefan Richter, Matthew Thornton, Imran Khan, Hamish Scott, Kevin Jaksch, Ulrich Vogl, Birgit Stiller, Gerd Leuchs, Christoph Marquardt, et al.

Physical Review X 11(1) 011038 (2021) | Journal | PDF


SU(1, 1) covariant s-parametrized maps

Andrei B. Klimov, Ulrich Seyfarth, Hubert de Guise, Luis Sanchez-Soto

Journal of Physics A 54(6) 065301 (2021)


Achieving the ultimate quantum timing resolution

Vahid Ansari, Benjamin Brecht, Jano Gil-López, John M. Donohue, Jaroslav Řeháček, Zdeněk Hradil, Luis Sanchez-Soto, Christine Silberhorn

PRX Quantum 2(1) 010301 (2021) | Journal | PDF



2020

Transverse spinning of unpolarized light

Jörg Eismann, L.H Nicholls, D. J. Roth, M. A. Alonso, Peter Banzer, F. J. Rodríguez-Fortuño, A. V. Zayats, F. Nori, K. Y. Bliokh

Nature Photonics (2020) | Journal | PDF


Toward a Corrected Knife-Edge-Based Reconstruction of Tightly Focused Higher Order Beams

Sergejus Orlovas, Christian Huber, Pavel Marchenko, Peter Banzer, Gerd Leuchs

Frontiers in Physics 8 527734 (2020) | Journal | PDF


Quantum Fisher Information with Coherence

Zdeněk Hradil, Jaroslav Řeháček, Luis Sanchez-Soto, Berthold-Georg Englert

Optica 6(11) 1437-1440 (2020) | Journal | PDF


Compressively certifying quantum measurements

I. Gianani, Y. S. Teo, V. Cimini, H. Jeong, Gerd Leuchs, M. Barbieri, Luis Sanchez-Soto

Physical Review X Quantum 1(2) 307 | Journal | PDF


Distillation of squeezing using an engineered pulsed parametric down-conversion source

Thomas Dirmeier, Johannes Tiedau, Imran Khan, Vahid Ansari, Christian R. Müller, Christine Silberhorn, Christoph Marquardt, Gerd Leuchs

Optics Express 28(21) 30784-30796 (2020) | Journal | PDF


Ultrafast spinning twisted ribbons of confined electric fields

Thomas Bauer, Svetlana N. Khonina, Ilya Golub, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer

Optica 7(10) 1228-1231 (2020) | Journal | PDF


Wigner function for SU(1,1)

Ulrich Seyfarth, Andrei B. Klimov, Hubert de Guise, Gerd Leuchs, Luis Sanchez-Soto

Quantum 4 (2020) | Journal | PDF


Fundamental quantum limits in ellipsometry

L. Rudnicki, Luis Sanchez-Soto, Gerd Leuchs, R. W. Boyd

Optics Letters 45 (16) 4607-4610 (2020) Preprint | PDF


Toward High‐Speed Nanoscopic Particle Tracking via Time‐Resolved Detection of Directional Scattering

Paul Beck, Martin Neugebauer, Peter Banzer

Laser & Photonics Reviews 2000110 (2020) | Journal | PDF


Nonlinear power dependence of the spectral properties of an optical parametric oscillator below threshold in the quantum regime

Golnoush Shafiee, Dmitry V. Strekalov, Alexander Otterpohl, Florian Sedlmeir, Gerhard Schunk, Ulrich Vogl, Harald Schwefel, Gerd Leuchs, Christoph Marquardt

New Journal of Physics 22 (7) 073045 (2020) Preprint | PDF


Hybrid Orthorhombic Carbon Flakes Intercalated with Bimetallic Au-Ag Nanoclusters: Influence of Synthesis Parameters on Optical Properties

Muhammad Abdullah Butt, Daria Mamonova, Yuri Petrov, Alexandra Proklova, Ilya Kritchenkov, Alina Manshina, Peter Banzer, Gerd Leuchs

Nanomaterials 10(7) 1376 (2020) | Journal | PDF


Quantum-limited measurements of intensity noise levels in Yb-doped fiber amplifiers

Alexandra Popp, Victor Distler, Kevin Jaksch, Florian Sedlmeir, Christian Müller, Nicoletta Haarlammert, Thomas Schreiber, Christoph Marquardt, Andreas Tünnermann, et al.

Applied Physics B 126 (8) 130 (2020) Preprint | PDF


Towards fully integrated photonic displacement sensors

Ankan Bag, Martin Neugebauer, Uwe Mick, Sillke Christiansen, Sebastian A Schulz, Peter Banzer

Nature Communications 11 2915 (2020) | Journal | PDF


Universal compressive characterization of quantum dynamics

Yosep Kim, Yong Siah Teo, Daekun Ahn, Dong-Gil Im, Young-Wook Cho, Gerd Leuchs, Luis Sanchez-Soto, Hyunseok Jeong, Yoon-Ho Kim

Physical Review Letters 124(21) 210401 (2020) | Journal | PDF


Chiral Surface Lattice Resonances

Eric S. A. Goerlitzer, Reza Mohammadi, Sergey Nechayev, Kirsten Volk, Marcel Rey, Peter Banzer, Matthias Karg, Nicolas Vogel

Advanced Materials (2020) | Journal


Properties of bright squeezed vacuum at increasing brightness

P. R. Sharapova, Gaetano Frascella, A. M. Perez, O. V. Tikhonova, S. Lemieux, R. W. Boyd, Gerd Leuchs, M. V. Chekhova

Physical Review Research 2(1) 013371 (2020) | Journal | PDF


Towards Polarization-based Excitation Tailoring for Extended Raman Spectroscopy

Simon Grosche, Richard Hünermann, George Sarau, Silke Christiansen, Robert W. Boyd, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer

Optics Express 28(7) 10239-10252 (2020) | Journal | PDF


Roadmap on quantum light spectroscopy

Shaul Mukamel, Matthias Freyberger, Wolfgang Schleich, Marco Bellini, Alessandro Zavatta, Gerd Leuchs, Christine Silberhorn, Robert W. Boyd, Luis Lorenzo Sánchez-Soto, et al.

Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics; IOP Publishing, Bristol 53 7 (2020) | Journal


Quantum concepts in optical polarization

Aaron Z. Goldberg, Pablo de la Hoz, Gunnar Bjork, Andrei B. Klimov, Markus Grassl, Gerd Leuchs, Luis Sanchez-Soto

Advances in Optics and Photonics 13 (1) 1-73 (2020) Preprint | PDF


Objective Compressive Quantum Process Tomography

Y. S. Teo, G. I. Struchalin, E. V. Kovlakov, D. Ahn, H. Jeong, S. S. Straupe, S. P. Kulik, Gerd Leuchs, Luis Sanchez-Soto

Physical Review A 101(2) 022334 (2020) | Journal


Shaping Field Gradients for Nanolocalization

Sergey Nechayev, Jörg Eismann, Martin Neugebauer, Peter Banzer

ACS Photonics 7(3) 581-587 (2020) | Journal | PDF


Efficient generation of temporally shaped photons using nonlocal spectral filtering

V. Averchenko, D. Sych, C. Marquardt, G. Leuchs

Physical Review A 101(1) (2020) | Journal | PDF


Single Photons Emitted by Nanocrystals Optically Trapped in a Deep Parabolic Mirror

Vsevolod Salakhutdinov, Markus Sondermann, Luigi Carbone, Elisabeth Giacobino, Alberto Bramati, Gerd Leuchs

Physical Review Letters 124(1) 013607 (2020) | Journal



2019

Microscale Generation of Entangled Photons without Momentum Conservation

Cameron Okoth, Andrea Cavanna, Tomas Santiago-Cruz, Maria Chekhova

Physical Review Letters 123(26) 263602 (2019) | Journal | PDF


Interaction of light carrying orbital angular momentum with a chiral dipolar scatterer

Pawel Wozniak, Israel De León, Katja Höflich, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer

Optica 6(8) 961-965 (2019) | Journal | PDF


Emission of circularly polarized light by a linear dipole

Martin Neugebauer, Peter Banzer, Sergey Nechayev

Science Advances 5(6) (2019) | Journal


Vectorial vortex generation and phase singularities upon Brewster reflection

Rene Barczyk, Sergey Nechayev, Muhammad Abdullah Butt, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer

Physical Review A 99(6) 063820 063820-1- 063820-8 (2019) | Journal | PDF


Experimental demonstration of linear and spinning Janus dipoles for polarisation and wavelength selective near-field coupling

M. F. Picardi, Martin Neugebauer, Jörg Eismann, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer, F. J. Rodriguez-Fortuno, A. V. Zayats

Light: Science & Applications 8(1) 52 (2019) 1-7 (2019) | Journal | PDF


Mimicking Chiral Light-Matter Interaction

Sergey Nechayev, Peter Banzer

Physical Review B 99(24) 241101(R) 241101-1- 241101-6 (2019) | Journal | PDF


Large-Area 3D Plasmonic Crescents with Tunable Chirality

Eric S. A. Goerlitzer, Reza Mohammadi, Sergey Nechayev, Peter Banzer, Nicolas Vogel

Advanced Optical Materials 1801770 (2019) | Journal


Multi-twist polarization ribbon topologies in highly-confined optical fields

Thomas Bauer, Peter Banzer, Frédéric Bouchard, Sergej Orlov, Lorenzo Marrucci, Enrico Santamato, Robert W Boyd, Ebrahim Karimi, Gerd Leuchs

New Journal of Physics 21 053020 (2019) | Journal | PDF


Substrate-Induced Chirality in an Individual Nanostructure

Sergey Nechayev, Rene Barczyk, Uwe Mick, Peter Banzer

ACS Photonics (2019) | Journal | PDF


Investigating the Optical Properties of a Laser Induced 3D Self‐Assembled Carbon–Metal Hybrid Structure

Muhammad Abdullah Butt, Antonino Calà Lesina, Martin Neugebauer, Thomas Bauer, Lora Ramunno, Alessandro Vaccari, Pierre Berini, Yuriy Petrov, Denis Danilov, et al.

Small 15(18) 1900512 1900512-1-1900512-9 (2019) | Journal


Huygens' Dipole for Polarization-Controlled Nanoscale Light Routing

Sergey Nechayev, Jörg Eismann, Martin Neugebauer, Pawel Wozniak, Ankan Bag, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer

Physical Review A 99(4) 041801 (2019) | Journal | PDF


Seeded and unseeded high-order parametric down-conversion

Cameron Okoth, Andrea Cavanna, Nicolas Joly, Maria Chekhova

Physical Review A 99 043809 (2019) | Journal


Orbital-to-Spin Angular Momentum Conversion Employing Local Helicity

Sergey Nechayev, Jörg Eismann, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer

Physical Review B 99(7) 075155 (2019) | Journal | PDF


Weak measurement enhanced spin Hall effect of light for particle displacement sensing

Martin Neugebauer, Sergey Nechayev, Martin Vorndran, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer

Nano Letters 19(1) 422-425 (2019) | Journal



2018

Uncertainty-reality complementarity and entropic uncertainty relations

Łukasz Rudnicki

JOURNAL OF PHYSICS A-MATHEMATICAL AND THEORETICAL 51(50) 504001 (2018) | Journal


Weak measurement of elliptical dipole moments by C point splitting

Sergey Nechayev, Martin Neugebauer, Martin Vorndran, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer

Physical Review Letters 121(24) 243903 (2018) | Journal | PDF


Experimental investigation of high-dimensional quantum key distribution protocols with twisted photons

Frédéric Bouchard, Khabat Heshami, Duncan England, Robert Fickler, Robert W. Boyd, Berthold-Georg Englert, Luis Sanchez-Soto, Ebrahim Karimi

Quantum 2 (2018) | Journal


Stabilization of transmittance fluctuations caused by beam wandering in continuous-variable quantum communication over free-space atmospheric channels

Vladyslav C. Usenko, Christian Peuntinger, Bettina Heim, Kevin Günthner, Ivan Derkach, Dominique Elser, Christoph Marquardt, Radim Filip, Gerd Leuchs

Optics Express 26(24) 31106-31115 (2018) | Journal


Transverse Kerker Scattering for Ångström Localization of Nanoparticles

Ankan Bag, Martin Neugebauer, Pawel Wozniak, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer

PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 121(19) 193902 (2018) | Journal | PDF


Sensitivity limits of millimeter-wave photonic radiometers based on efficient electro-optic upconverters

Gabriel Santamaria Botello, Florian Sedlmeir, Alfredo Rueda, Kerlos Atia Abdalmalak, Elliott R. Brown, Gerd Leuchs, Sascha Preu, Daniel Segovia-Vargas, Dmitry V. Strekalov, et al.

Optica 5(10) 1210-1219 (2018) | Journal


Nonregularity of three-dimensional polarization states

José J. Gil, Andreas Norrman, Ari T. Friberg, Tero Setälä

Opt. Lett. 43(19) 4611-4614 (2018) | Journal


The Geometrical Basis of PT Symmetry

Luis Sanchez-Soto, Juan J. Monzon

SYMMETRY-BASEL 10(10) 494 (2018) | Journal


Tempering Rayleigh’s curse with PSF shaping

Martin Paúr, Bohumil Stoklasa, Jai Grover, Andrej Krzic, Luis Sanchez-Soto, Zdeněk Hradil, Jaroslav Řeháček

Optica 5(10) 1177-1180 (2018) | Journal


Quantum cryptography with twisted photons through an outdoor underwater channel

Frédéric Bouchard, Alicia Sit, Felix Hufnagel, Aazad Abbas, Yingwen Zhang, Khabat Heshami, Robert Fickler, Christoph Marquardt, Gerd Leuchs, et al.

Optics Express 26(17) 22563-22573 (2018) | Journal


Exciting a chiral dipole moment in an achiral nanostructure

Jörg S. Eismann, Martin Neugebauer, Peter Banzer

OPTICA 5(8) 954-959 (2018) | Journal | PDF


Chirality of Symmetric Resonant Heterostructures

Sergey Nechayev, Pawel Wozniak, Martin Neugebauer, Rene Barczyk, Peter Banzer

Laser & Photonics Reviews 12(9) 1800109 (2018) | Journal | PDF


Chiroptical response of a single plasmonic nanohelix

Pawel Wozniak, Israel De Leon, Katja Hoeflich, Caspar Haverkamp, Silke Christiansen, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer

OPTICS EXPRESS 26(15) 19275-19293 (2018) | Journal | PDF


Coherence lattices in surface plasmon polariton fields

Yahong Chen, Andreas Norrman, Sergey A. Ponomarenko, Ari T. Friberg

Optics Letters 43(14) 3429-3432 (2018) | Journal


Optimal measurements for quantum spatial superresolution

J. Rehacek, Z. Hradil, D. Koutny, J. Grover, A. Krzic, Luis Sanchez-Soto

Physical Review A 98(1) 012103 (2018) | Journal


Renyi relative entropies of quantum Gaussian states

Kaushik P Seshadreesan, Ludovico Lami, Mark M Wilde

Journal of Mathematical Physics 59(7) 072204 (2018) | Journal


Space QUEST mission proposal: experimentally testing decoherence due to gravity

Siddarth Koduru Joshi, Jacques Pienaar, Timothy C. Ralph, Luigi Cacciapuoti, Will McCutcheon, John Rarity, Dirk Giggenbach, Jin Gyu Lim, Vadim Makarov, et al.

New Journal of Physics 20 063016 (2018) | Journal


Uncertainty Relations for Coarse-Grained Measurements: An Overview

Fabricio Toscano, Daniel S. Tasca, Łukasz Rudnicki, Stephen P. Walborn

Entropy 20(6) 454 (2018) | Journal


Off-resonant emission of photon pairs in nonlinear optical cavities

Valentin Averchenko, Gerhard Schunk, Michael Förtsch, Martin Fischer, Dmitry Strekalov, Gerd Leuchs, Christoph Marquardt

arXiv: 1805.08467v1 (2018) Preprint | PDF


Tailoring multipolar Mie scattering with helicity and angular momentum

Xavier Zambrana-Puyalto, Xavier Vidal, Pawel Wozniak, Peter Banzer, Gabriel Molina-Terriza

ACS Photonics 5(7 SI) 2936-2944 (2018) | Journal | PDF


Magnetic and Electric Transverse Spin Density of Spatially Confined Light

Martin Neugebauer, Jörg Eismann, Thomas Bauer, Peter Banzer

PHYSICAL REVIEW X 8(2) 021042 (2018) | Journal


Mutually unbiased coarse-grained measurements of two or more phase-space variables

E.C. Paul, S.P. Walborn, D.S. Tasca, Łukasz Rudnicki

Physical Review A 97(5) 052103 (2018) | Journal


Towards terahertz detection and calibration through spontaneous parametric down-conversion in the terahertz idler-frequency range generated by a 795 nm diode laser system

Vladimir V. Kornienko, Galiya Kh. Kitaeva, Florian Sedlmeir, Gerd Leuchs, Harald G. L. Schwefel

APL Photonics 3(5) 051704 (2018) | Journal


Towards an integrated AlGaAs waveguide platform for phase and polarisation shaping

G Maltese, Y Halioua, A Lemaitre, C Gomez-Carbonell, E Karimi, Peter Banzer, S Ducci

Journal of Optics 20(5) 05LT01 (2018) | Journal | PDF


Testing for entanglement with periodic coarse-graining

Daniel S. Tasca, Łukasz Rudnicki, Reuben S. Aspden, Miles J. Padgett, Paulo H. Souto Ribeiro, Stephen P. Walborn

Physical Review A 97(4) 042312 (2018) | PDF


Gauge invariant information concerning quantum channels

Łukasz Rudnicki, Zbigniew Puchała, Karol Zyczkowski

Quantum 2 (2018) | Journal


Partially coherent axiconic surface plasmon polariton fields

Yahong Chen, Andreas Norrman, Sergey A. Ponomarenko, Ari T. Friberg

Phys. Rev. A 97 (2018) | Journal


Residual and Destroyed Accessible Information after Measurements

Rui Han, Gerd Leuchs, Markus Grassl

Phys. Rev. Lett. 120 (2018) | Journal


Selective Coupling Enhances Harmonic Generation of Whispering-Gallery Modes

Luke S. Trainor, Florian Sedlmeir, Christian Peuntinger, Harald G. L. Schwefel

Physical Review Applied 9(2) 024007 (2018) | Journal


Polarimetric purity and the concept of degree of polarization

José J. Gil, Andreas Norrman, Ari T. Friberg, Tero Setälä

Phys. Rev. A 97 (2018) | Journal


Satellite-Based QKD

Imran Khan, Bettina Heim, Andreas Neuzner, Christoph Marquardt

Opt. Photon. News 29(2) 26-33 (2018) | Journal


Simple factorization of unitary transformations

Hubert de Guise, Olivia Di Matteo, Luis Sanchez-Soto

Phys. Rev. A 97 (2018) | Journal


A Holography-Based Modal Wavefront Sensor for the Precise Positioning of a Light Emitter Using a High-Resolution Computer-Generated Hologram

Florian Loosen, Johannes Stehr, Lucas Alber, Irina Harder, Norbert Lindlein

IEEE PHOTONICS JOURNAL 10(1) 6801211 (2018) | Journal


Mutual Unbiasedness in Coarse-Grained Continuous Variables

Daniel S. Tasca, Piero Sánchez, Stephen P. Walborn, Łukasz Rudnicki

Physical Review Letters 120(4) 040403 (2018) | Journal


Broadband bright twin beams and their upconversion

Maria Chekhova, Semen Germanskiy, Dmitri Horoshko, Galiya Kitaeva, Mikhail Kolobov, Gerd Leuchs, Chris Phillips, Pavel Prudkovskii

Optics Letters 43(3) 375-378 (2018) | Journal


Printing of Large-Scale, Flexible, Long-Term Stable Dielectric Mirrors with Suppressed Side Interferences

Carina Bronnbauer, Arne Riecke, Marius Adler, Julian Hornich, Gerhard Schunk, Christoph J. Brabec, Karen Forberich

Advanced Optical Materials 6(1) 1700518 (2018) | Journal


Tackling Africa’s digital divide

Martin P. J. Lavery, Mojtaba Mansour Abadi, Ralf Bauer, Gilberto Brambilla, Ling Cheng, Mitchell A. Cox, Angela Dudley, Andrew D. Ellis, Nicolas K. Fontaine, et al.

Nature Photonics 12(5) 249-252 (2018)


Majorization uncertainty relations for mixed quantum states

Zbigniew Puchała, Łukasz Rudnicki, Aleksandra Krawiec, Karol Życzkowski

Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical 51(17) (2018)


"Twisted' electrons

Hugo Larocque, Ido Kaminer, Vincenzo Grillo, Gerd Leuchs, Miles J. Padgett, Robert W. Boyd, Mordechai Segev, Ebrahim Karimi

Contemporary Physics 59(2) 126-144 (2018) | Journal


Quantum Limits of Coherent Beam Combining

Gerd Leuchs, Christian Müller, Florian Sedlmeir, Sourav Chatterjee, Nicoletta Haarlammert, Cesar Jauregui, Thomas Schreiber, Jens Limpert, Andreas Tünnermann, et al.

CLEO Pacific Rim Conference 2018 (2018) | Journal


Near optimal discrimination of binary coherent signals via atom–light interaction

Rui Han, János A Bergou, Gerd Leuchs

New Journal of Physics 20(4) (2018)



2017

Joint measurement of complementary observables in moment tomography

Yong Siah Teo, Christian R. Mueller, Hyunseok Jeong, Zdenek Hradil, Jaroslav Rehacek, Luis L. Sanchez-Soto

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF QUANTUM INFORMATION 15(8 SI) 1740002 (2017) | Journal


Quantum metrology at the limit with extremal Majorana constellations

F. Bouchard, P. de la Hoz, G. Bjork, R. W. Boyd, Markus Grassl, Z. Hradil, E. Karimi, A. B. Klimov, Gerd Leuchs, et al.

Optica 4(11) 1429-1432 (2017) | Journal | PDF


Fibonacci-Lucas SIC-POVMs

Markus Grassl, Andrew J. Scott

Journal of Mathematical Physics 58 122201 (2017) | Journal | PDF


Majorization uncertainty relations for mixed quantum states

Zbigniew Puchała, Łukasz Rudnicki, Aleksandra Krawiec, Karol Życzkowski


Unraveling beam self-healing

Andrea Aiello, Girish S. Agarwal, Martin Paur, Bohumil Stoklasa, Zdenek Hradil, Jaroslav Rehacek, Pablo de la Hoz, Gerd Leuchs, Luis L. Sanchez-Soto

Optics Express 25(16) 19147-19157 (2017) | Journal | PDF


Efficient tomography with unknown detectors

L. Motka, M. Paur, J. Rehacek, Z. Hradil, L. L. Sanchez-Soto

Quantum Sci. Technol. 2, 035003 (2017) 2(3) UNSP 035003 (2017) | Journal | PDF


Towards optimal quantum tomography with unbalanced homodyning

Yong Siah Teo, Hyunseok Jeong, Luis L. Sanchez-Soto

Physical Review A 96 042333 | Journal | PDF


Codes for Simultaneous Transmission of Quantum and Classical Information

M. Grassl, Sirui Lu, Bei Zeng

Proceedings 2017 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT 2017) | Journal | PDF


Focusing characteristics of a 4 pi parabolic mirror light-matter interface

Lucas Alber, Martin Fischer, Marianne Bader, Klaus Mantel, Markus Sondermann, Gerd Leuchs

JOURNAL OF THE EUROPEAN OPTICAL SOCIETY-RAPID PUBLICATIONS 13 14 (2017) | Journal | PDF


Coarse graining the phase space of N qubits

Olivia Di Matteo, Luis Sanchez-Soto, Gerd Leuchs, Markus Grassl

Physical Review A 95(2) 022340 (2017) | Journal | PDF


Shifting the phase of a coherent beam with a Yb-174(+) ion: influence of the scattering cross section

Martin Fischer, Bharath Srivathsan, Lucas Alber, Markus Weber, Markus Sondermann, Gerd Leuchs

APPLIED PHYSICS B-LASERS AND OPTICS 123(1) 48 (2017) | Journal | PDF


Optimal measurements for resolution beyond the Rayleigh limit

J. Rehacek, M. Paur, B. Stoklasa, Z. Hradil, L. L. Sanchez-Soto

OPTICS LETTERS 42(2) 231-234 (2017) | Journal


Free-space propagation of high-dimensional structured optical fields in an urban environment

Martin P. J. Lavery, Christian Peuntinger, Kevin Guenthner, Peter Banzer, Dominique Elser, Robert W. Boyd, Miles J. Padgett, Christoph Marquardt, Gerd Leuchs

SCIENCE ADVANCES 3(10) e1700552 (2017) | Journal


Optimally cloned binary coherent states

C. R. Mueller, G. Leuchs, Ch. Marquardt, U. L. Andersen

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 96(4) 042311 (2017) | Journal


Some results on the structure of constacyclic codes and new linear codes over GF(7) from quasi-twisted codes

Nuh Aydin, Nicholas Connolly, Markus Grassl

ADVANCES IN MATHEMATICS OF COMMUNICATIONS 11(1) 245-258 (2017) | Journal


New self-dual additive F_4-codes constructed from circulant graphs

Markus Grassl, Masaaki Harada

DISCRETE MATHEMATICS 340(3) 399-403 (2017) | Journal


Roadmap on structured light

Halina Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Andrew Forbes, M. V. Berry, M. R. Dennis, David L. Andrews, Masud Mansuripur, Cornelia Denz, Christina Alpmann, Peter Banzer, et al.

JOURNAL OF OPTICS 19(1) 013001 (2017) | Journal


Quantum-limited measurements of optical signals from a geostationary satellite

Kevin Guenthner, Imran Khan, Dominique Elser, Birgit Stiller, Oemer Bayraktar, Christian R. Mueller, Karen Saucke, Daniel Troendle, Frank Heine, et al.

OPTICA 4(6) 611-616 (2017) | Journal


Quantum field theory and classical optics: determining the fine structure constant

Gerd Leuchs, Margaret Hawton, Luis L. Sanchez-Soto

Journal of Physics Conference Series 793 (2017) | Journal


Photonic crystal fibers for generating three-photon states

Maria V. Chekhova, Andrea Cavanna, M. Taheri, Cameron Okoth, Xin Jiang, Nicolas Joly, Philip St. J. Russell

Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (2017)


Temporal and spectral properties of quantum light

B. Stiller, U. Seyfarth, G. Leuchs, C. Fabre, V. Sandoghdar, N. Treps, L.F. Cugliandolo

Quantum Optics and Nanophotonics 169-227 (2017) | Book Chapter | PDF


Improving the phase super-sensitivity of squeezing-assisted interferometers by squeeze factor unbalancing

Mathieu Manceau, Farid Khalili, Maria Chekhova

NEW JOURNAL OF PHYSICS 19 013014 (2017) | Journal


How Latitude Location on a Micro-World Enables Real-Time Nanoparticle Sizing

Steve Arnold, D. Keng, E. Treasurer, M. R. Foreman

NATO Science for Peace and Security Series B-Physics and Biophysics (2017) | Journal


Discrete phase-space structures and Wigner functions for N qubits

C. Munoz, A. B. Klimov, L. Sanchez-Soto

QUANTUM INFORMATION PROCESSING 16(6) UNSP 158 (2017) | Journal


Polarization-Selective Out-Coupling of Whispering-Gallery Modes

Florian Sedlmeir, Matthew R. Foreman, Ulrich Vogl, Richard Zeltner, Gerhard Schunk, Dmitry V. Strekalov, Christoph Marquardt, Gerd Leuchs, Harald G. L. Schwefel

PHYSICAL REVIEW APPLIED 7(2) 024029 (2017) | Journal


Fundamental precision limit of a Mach-Zehnder interferometric sensor when one of the inputs is the vacuum

Masahiro Takeoka, Kaushik P. Seshadreesan, Chenglong You, Shuro Izumi, Jonathan P. Dowling

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 96(5) 052118 (2017) | Journal


Free-space quantum links under diverse weather conditions

D. Vasylyev, A. A. Semenov, W. Vogel, K. Guenthner, A. Thurn, O. Bayraktar, Ch. Marquardt

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 96(4) 043856 (2017) | Journal


Characterization and shaping of the time-frequency Schmidt mode spectrum of bright twin beams generated in gas-filled hollow-core photonic crystal fibers

M. A. Finger, N. Y. Joly, P. St. J. Russell, M. V. Chekhova

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 95(5) 053814 (2017) | Journal


Experimental demonstration of negative-valued polarization quasiprobability distribution

K. Yu. Spasibko, M. V. Chekhova, F. Ya. Khalili

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 96(2) 023822 (2017) | Journal


Plasmon coherence determination by nanoscattering

Yahong Chen, Andreas Norrman, Sergey A. Ponomarenko, Ari T. Friberg

OPTICS LETTERS 42(17) 3279-3282 (2017) | Journal


Quantum communication with coherent states of light

Imran Khan, Dominique Elser, Thomas Dirmeier, Christoph Marquardt, Gerd Leuchs

PHILOSOPHICAL TRANSACTIONS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY A-MATHEMATICAL PHYSICAL AND ENGINEERING SCIENCES 375(2099) 20160235 (2017) | Journal


Detection Loss Tolerant Supersensitive Phase Measurement with an SU(1,1) Interferometer

Mathieu Manceau, Gerd Leuchs, Farid Khalili, Maria Chekhova

PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 119(22) 223604 (2017) | Journal


Temporal shaping of single photons enabled by entanglement

Valentin Averchenko, Denis Sych, Gerhard Schunk, Ulrich Vogl, Christoph Marquardt, Gerd Leuchs

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 96(4) 043822 (2017) | Journal


Experimental detection of entanglement polytopes via local filters

Yuan-Yuan Zhao, Markus Grassl, Bei Zeng, Guo-Yong Xiang, Chao Zhang, Chuan-Feng Li, Guang-Can Guo

NPJ QUANTUM INFORMATION 3 11 (2017) | Journal


Free space excitation of coupled Anderson-localized modes in photonic crystal waveguides with polarization tailored beam

Ali Mahdavi, Paul Roth, Jolly Xavier, Taofiq K. Paraiso, Peter Banzer, Frank Vollmer

APPLIED PHYSICS LETTERS 110(24) 241101 (2017) | Journal


Complementarity and Polarization Modulation in Photon Interference

Andreas Norrman, Kasimir Blomstedt, Tero Setala, Ari T. Friberg

PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 119(4) 040401 (2017) | Journal


Reduction of phase singularities in a speckle Michelson setup

K. Mantel, V. Nercissian

Proceedings of SPIE 10329 (2017) | Journal


Extracting the physical sector of quantum states

D. Mogilevtsev, Y. S. Teo, J. Rehacek, Z. Hradil, J. Tiedau, R. Kruse, G. Harder, C. Silberhorn, L. L. Sanchez-Soto

NEW JOURNAL OF PHYSICS 19 093008 (2017) | Journal


Lempel-Ziv Complexity of Photonic Quasicrystals

Juan J. Monzon, Angel Felipe, Luis L. Sanchez-Soto

CRYSTALS 7(7) 183 (2017) | Journal


Orbital angular momentum modes of high-gain parametric down-conversion

Lina Beltran, Gaetano Frascella, Angela M. Perez, Robert Fickler, Polina R. Sharapova, Mathieu Manceau, Olga V. Tikhonova, Robert W. Boyd, Gerd Leuchs, et al.

JOURNAL OF OPTICS 19(4) 044005 (2017) | Journal


Preparation of single photon states with rising exponential shape

Bharath Srivathsan, Curpreet Kaur Gulati, Victor Leong, Mathias Seidler, Matthias Steiner, Alessandro Cere, Christian Kurtsiefer

Proceedings of SPIE (2017) | Journal


Codes for Simultaneous Transmission of Quantum and Classical Information

Markus Grassl, Sirui Lu, Bei Zeng

IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory 1718-1722 (2017)


Dimensionality of random light fields

Andreas Norrman, Ari T. Friberg, Jose J. Gil, Tero Setala

JOURNAL OF THE EUROPEAN OPTICAL SOCIETY-RAPID PUBLICATIONS 13 36 (2017) | Journal


High-dimensional intracity quantum cryptography with structured photons

Alicia Sit, Frederic Bouchard, Robert Fickler, Jeremie Gagnon-Bischoff, Hugo Larocque, Khabat Heshami, Dominique Elser, Christian Peuntinger, Kevin Guenthner, et al.

OPTICA 4(9) 1006-1010 (2017) | Journal


Unconstrained Capacities of Quantum Key Distribution and Entanglement Distillation for Pure-Loss Bosonic Broadcast Channels

Masahiro Takeoka, Kaushik P. Seshadreesan, Mark M. Wilde

PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 119(15) 150501 (2017) | Journal


Generic method for lossless generation of arbitrarily shaped photons

Denis Sych, Valentin Averchenko, Gerd Leuchs

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 96(5) 053847 (2017) | Journal


Polarization and phase shifting interferometry

Sergej Rothau, Klaus Mantel, Norbert Lindlein

Proceedings of SPIE 10329 (2017) | Journal


Gaussian and Non-Gaussian Highly Multimode Quantum Light

C. Fabre, F. Arzani, V. Averchenko, A. Dufour, C. Jacquard, Y. Ra, V. Thiel, N. Treps

Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (2017)


Directivity Based Nanoscopic Position Sensing

Ankan Bag, Martin Neugebauer, Pawel Wozniak, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer

NATO Science for Peace and Security Series B-Physics and Biophysics (2017) | Journal


Multiphoton Effects Enhanced due to Ultrafast Photon-Number Fluctuations

Kirill Yu. Spasibko, Denis A. Kopylov, Victor L. Krutyanskiy, Tatiana V. Murzina, Gerd Leuchs, Maria V. Chekhova

PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 119(22) 223603 (2017) | Journal


Exploring Exotic Polarization Topologies in Complex 3D Electromagnetic Fields

Peter Banzer

Frontiers in Optics 2017 (2017) | Journal


Progress toward optimal quantum tomography with unbalanced homodyning

Y. S. Teo, H. Jeong, L. L. Sanchez-Soto

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 96(4) 042333 (2017) | Journal


Superiority of heterodyning over homodyning: An assessment with quadrature moments

Y. S. Teo, C. R. Mueller, H. Jeong, Z. Hradil, J. Rehacek, L. L. Sanchez-Soto

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 95(4) 042322 (2017) | Journal



2016

Multimode theory of single-photon subtraction

V. Averchenko, C. Jacquard, V. Thiel, C. Fabre, N. Treps

NEW JOURNAL OF PHYSICS 18 083042 (2016) | Journal


Nonlinear and quantum optics with whispering gallery resonators

Dmitry V. Strekalov, Christoph Marquardt, Andrey B. Matsko, Harald G. L. Schwefel, Gerd Leuchs

JOURNAL OF OPTICS 18(12) 123002 (2016) | Journal


Hybrid photonic-crystal fiber for single-mode phase matched generation of third harmonic and photon triplets

Andrea Cavanna, Felix Just, Xin Jiang, Gerd Leuchs, Maria V. Chekhova, Philip St. J. Russell, Nicolas Y. Joly

OPTICA 3(9) 952-955 (2016) | Journal


Frequency modes of ultrafast twin beams generated by high-gain modulational instability in a gas-filled hollow-core PCF

M. A. Finger, N. Y. Joly, P. St. J. Russell, M. V. Chekhova

Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (2016)


Achieving the ultimate optical resolution

Martin Paur, Bohumil Stoklasa, Zdenek Hradil, Luis L. Sanchez-Soto, Jaroslav Rehacek

OPTICA 3(10) 1144-1147 (2016) | Journal


Concatenated Codes for Amplitude Damping

Tyler Jackson, Markus Grassl, Bei Zeng

IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (2016)


Implementing a neutral-atom controlled-phase gate with a single Rydberg pulse

Rui Han, Hui Khoon Ng, Berthold-Georg Englert

EPL 113(4) 40001 (2016) | Journal


Optical resolution from Fisher information

L. Motka, B. Stoklasa, M. D'Angelo, P. Facchi, A. Garuccio, Z. Hradil, S. Pascazio, F. V. Pepe, Y. S. Teo, et al.

EUROPEAN PHYSICAL JOURNAL PLUS 131(5) 130 (2016) | Journal


Attacks on practical quantum key distribution systems (and how to prevent them)

Nitin Jain, Birgit Stiller, Imran Khan, Dominique Elser, Christoph Marquardt, Gerd Leuchs

CONTEMPORARY PHYSICS 57(3) 366-387 (2016) | Journal


Resonant photo-ionization of Yb+ to Yb2+

Simon Heugel, Martin Fischer, Vladimir Elman, Robert Maiwald, Markus Sondermann, Gerd Leuchs

JOURNAL OF PHYSICS B-ATOMIC MOLECULAR AND OPTICAL PHYSICS 49(1) 015002 (2016) | Journal



2015

Intensity-intensity correlations determined by dimension of quantum state in phase space: P-distribution

Gerd Leuchs, Roy J. Glauber, Wolfgang P Schleich

Physica Scripta 90(10) 108007 (2015) | Journal | PDF


Dimension of quantum phase space measured by photon correlations

Gerd Leuchs, Roy J. Glauber, Wolfgang P Schleich

Physica Scripta 90(7) 074066 (2015) | Journal | PDF


Quantum hacking of continuous-variable quantum key distribution systems: realtime Trojan-horse attacks

B. Stiller, I. Khan, N. Jain, P. Jouguet, S. Kunz-Jacques, E. Diamanti, Ch. Marquardt, G. Leuchs

Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (2015)


Exploiting cellophane birefringence to generate radially and azimuthally polarised vector beams

Johnston Kalwe, Martin Neugebauer, Calvine Ominde, Gerd Leuchs, Geoffrey Rurimo, Peter Banzer

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICS 36(2) 025011 (2015) | Journal


Near-infrared single-photon spectroscopy of a whispering gallery mode resonator using energy-resolving transition edge sensors

Michael Foertsch, Thomas Gerrits, Martin J. Stevens, Dmitry Strekalov, Gerhard Schunk, Josef U. Fuerst, Ulrich Vogl, Florian Sedlmeir, Harald G. L. Schwefel, et al.

JOURNAL OF OPTICS 17(6) 065501 (2015) | Journal


A robust quantum receiver for phase shift keyed signals

C. R. Mueller, Ch Marquardt

NEW JOURNAL OF PHYSICS 17 032003 (2015) | Journal


Goos-Hanchen and Imbert-Fedorov shifts for astigmatic Gaussian beams

Marco Ornigotti, Andrea Aiello

JOURNAL OF OPTICS 17(6) 065608 (2015) | Journal


Photon-Atom Coupling with Parabolic Mirrors

Markus Sondermann, Gerd Leuchs

Nano-Optics and Nanophotonics (2015) | Journal


Towards an optical far-field measurement of higher-order multipole contributions to the scattering response of nanoparticles

Thomas Bauer, Sergej Orlov, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer

APPLIED PHYSICS LETTERS 106(9) 091108 (2015) | Journal


Quantum nature of Gaussian discord: Experimental evidence and role of system-environment correlations

Vanessa Chille, Niall Quinn, Christian Peuntinger, Callum Croal, Ladislav Mista Jr., Christoph Marquardt, Gerd Leuchs, Natalia Korolkova

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 91(5) 050301 (2015) | Journal



2014

Possibility Investigation of Experimental Verification of General Bell Inequality Violation for Polarization Scalar Light Based Realization

M. V. Chekhova, T. Sh. Iskhakov, G. O. Rytikov, K. Yu. Spasibko, O. A. Tscherbina

2014 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON COMPUTER TECHNOLOGIES IN PHYSICAL AND ENGINEERING APPLICATIONS (ICCTPEA) 27-28 (2014)


Observation of the Geometric Spin Hall Effect of Light

Jan Korger, Andrea Aiello, Vanessa Chille, Peter Banzer, Christoffer Wittmann, Norbert Lindlein, Christoph Marquardt, Gerd Leuchs

PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 112(11) 113902 (2014) | Journal


Separable Schmidt modes of an entangled state

Alessio Avella, Marco Gramegna, Alexander Shurupov, Giorgio Brida, Maria Chekhova, Marco Genovese

Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (2014)


Nanointerferometric amplitude and phase reconstruction of tightly focused vector beams

Thomas Bauer, Sergej Orlov, Ulf Peschel, Peter Banzer, Gerd Leuchs

NATURE PHOTONICS 8(1) 24-28 (2014) | Journal


Simultaneous measurement of phase and local orientation of linearly polarized light: implementation and measurement results

Sergej Rothau, Christine Kellermann, Vanusch Nercissian, Andreas Berger, Klaus Mantel, Norbert Lindlein

APPLIED OPTICS 53(14) 3125-3130 (2014) | Journal


Detection of non-classical space-time correlations with a novel type of single-photon camera

Felix Just, Mykhaylo Filipenko, Andrea Cavanna, Thilo Michel, Thomas Gleixner, Michael Taheri, John Vallerga, Michael Campbell, Timo Tick, et al.

OPTICS EXPRESS 22(14) 17561-17572 (2014) | Journal


Three-dimensional photograph of electron tracks through a plastic scintillator

Mykhaylo Filipenko, Timur Iskhakov, Patrick Hufschmidt, Gisela Anton, Michael Campbell, Thomas Gleixner, Gerd Leuchs, Timo Tick, John Vallerga, et al.

EUROPEAN PHYSICAL JOURNAL C 74(11) 3131 (2014) | Journal


Near field of an oscillating electric dipole and cross-polarization of a collimated beam of light: Two sides of the same coin

Andrea Aiello, Marco Ornigotti

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICS 82(9) 860-868 (2014) | Journal


QPSK Receiver outperforming the Standard Quantum Limit for any Signal Power

Christian R. Mueller, Gerd Leuchs, Christoph Marquardt

Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (2014)


All-Optical Simultaneous Multilevel Amplitude and Phase Regeneration

Tobias Roethlingshoefer, Georgy Onishchukov, Bernhard Schmauss, Gerd Leuchs

IEEE Photonics Technology Letters 26(6) 556-559 (2014) | Journal



2013

Whispering gallery modes at the rim of an axisymmetric optical resonator: Analytical versus numerical description and comparison with experiment

I. Breunig, B. Sturman, F. Sedlmeir, H. G. L. Schwefel, K. Buse

OPTICS EXPRESS 21(25) 30683-30692 (2013) | Journal


Causal signal transmission by quantum fields. VI: The Lorentz condition and Maxwell's equations for fluctuations of the electromagnetic field

L. I. Plimak, S. Stenholm

ANNALS OF PHYSICS 338 207-249 (2013) | Journal


Optical diametric drive acceleration through action-reaction symmetry breaking

Martin Wimmer, Alois Regensburger, Christoph Bersch, Mohammad-Ali Miri, Sascha Batz, Georgy Onishchukov, Demetrios N. Christodoulides, Ulf Peschel

NATURE PHYSICS 9(12) 780-784 (2013) | Journal


Radially and azimuthally polarized nonparaxial Bessel beams made simple

Marco Ornigotti, Andrea Aiello

OPTICS EXPRESS 21(13) 15530-15537 (2013) | Journal


Measurement-induced optical Kerr interaction

Seckin Sefi, Vishal Vaibhav, Peter van Loock

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 88(1) 012303 (2013) | Journal


Radially and Azimuthally Polarized Non Paraxial Bessel Beams

M. Ornigotti, A. Aiello

2013 CONFERENCE ON LASERS AND ELECTRO-OPTICS PACIFIC RIM (CLEO-PR) (2013)


Corrections to the knife-edge based reconstruction scheme of tightly focused light beams

C. Huber, S. Orlov, P. Banzer, G. Leuchs

OPTICS EXPRESS 21(21) 25069-25076 (2013) | Journal


Complex polarization in non z-cut whispering gallery mode resonators

F. Sedlmeir, M. Hauer, J. Fuerst, D. V. Strekalov, H. G. L. Schwefel

2013 CONFERENCE ON AND INTERNATIONAL QUANTUM ELECTRONICS CONFERENCE LASERS AND ELECTRO-OPTICS EUROPE (CLEO EUROPE/IQEC) (2013)


Optimal working points for continuous-variable quantum channels

Imran Khan, Christoffer Wittmann, Nitin Jain, Nathan Killoran, Norbert Luetkenhaus, Christoph Marquardt, Gerd Leuchs

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 88(1) 010302 (2013) | Journal


Sizing up entanglement in mutually unbiased bases with Fisher information

J. Rehacek, Z. Hradil, A. B. Klimov, G. Leuchs, L. L. Sanchez-Soto

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 88(5) 052110 (2013) | Journal



2012

Influence of Group-Velocity Dispersion on Multilevel Phase-Preserving Amplitude Regeneration in a Nonlinear Amplifying Loop Mirror

Tobias Roethlingshoefer, Daniel Toth, Georgy Onishehukov, Bernhard Sehmauss, Gerd Leuchs

International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks-ICTON (2012)


Plasmonic dimer antennas for surface enhanced Raman scattering

Katja Hoeflich, Michael Becker, Gerd Leuchs, Silke Christiansen

NANOTECHNOLOGY 23(18) 185303 (2012) | Journal


Filtering of the absolute value of photon-number difference for two-mode macroscopic quantum superpositions

M. Stobinska, F. Toeppel, P. Sekatski, A. Buraczewski, M. Zukowski, M. V. Chekhova, G. Leuchs, N. Gisin

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 86(6) 063823 (2012) | Journal


Spectral properties of high-gain parametric down-conversion

K. Yu Spasibko, T. Sh Iskhakov, M. V. Chekhova

OPTICS EXPRESS 20(7) 7507-7515 (2012) | Journal


Homodyne detection for atmosphere channels

A. A. Semenov, F. Toeppel, D. Yu Vasylyev, H. V. Gomonay, W. Vogel

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 85(1) 013826 (2012) | Journal


Subwavelength plasmonic directional couplers for nonlinear switching and wavelength division

Arian Kriesch, Daniel Ploss, Jing Wen, Peter Banzer, Ulf Peschel

Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (2012)


Probabilistic cloning of coherent states without a phase reference

Christian R. Mueller, Christoffer Wittmann, Petr Marek, Radim Filip, Christoph Marquardt, Gerd Leuchs, Ulrik L. Andersen

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 86(1) 010305 (2012) | Journal


A High-Speed Secure Quantum Random Number Generator Based on Vacuum States

Christian Gabriel, Christoffer Wittmann, Bastian Hacker, Wolfgang Mauerer, Elanor Huntington, Metin Sabuncu, Christoph Marquardt, Gerd Leuchs

Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (2012)


Four-state discrimination scheme beyond the heterodyne limit

Christian R. Mueller, Mario A. Usuga, Christoffer Wittmann, Masahiro Takeoka, Christoph Marquardt, Ulrik L. Andersen, Gerd Leuchs

Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (2012)


Polarization-Entangled Light Pulses of 10(5) Photons

Timur Sh. Iskhakov, Ivan N. Agafonov, Maria V. Chekhova, Gerd Leuchs

PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 109(15) 150502 (2012) | Journal



2011

Quantum Effects in Optical Fibers

Gerd Leuchs, Christoph Marquardt

2011 OPTICAL FIBER COMMUNICATION CONFERENCE AND EXPOSITION (OFC/NFOEC) AND THE NATIONAL FIBER OPTIC ENGINEERS CONFERENCE (2011)


Spin Hall effect of light in metallic reflection

N. Hermosa, A. M. Nugrowati, Andrea Aiello, J. P. Woerdman

OPTICS LETTERS 36(16) 3200-3202 (2011)


Direct generation of a multi-transverse mode non-classical state of light

Benoit Chalopin, Francesco Scazza, Claude Fabre, Nicolas Treps

OPTICS EXPRESS 19(5) 4405-4410 (2011) | Journal


Rate analysis for a hybrid quantum repeater

Nadja K. Bernardes, Ludmila Praxmeyer, Peter van Loock

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 83(1) 012323 (2011) | Journal


Macroscopic Pure State of Light Free of Polarization Noise

Timur Sh. Iskhakov, Maria V. Chekhova, Georgy O. Rytikov, Gerd Leuchs

PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 106(11) 113602 (2011) | Journal


Spectral and temporal Bloch oscillations in optical fibres

C. Bersch, G. Onishchukov, U. Peschel

APPLIED PHYSICS B-LASERS AND OPTICS 104 (2011) | Journal


Parallel two-step phase-shifting digital holograph microscopy based on a grating pair

Peng Gao, Baoli Yao, Irina Harder, Junwei Min, Rongli Guo, Juanjuan Zheng, Tong Ye

JOURNAL OF THE OPTICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA A-OPTICS IMAGE SCIENCE AND VISION 28(3) 434-440 (2011) | Journal


Role of spatial coherence in Goos-Hanchen and Imbert-Fedorov shifts

Andrea Aiello, J. P. Woerdman

OPTICS LETTERS 36(16) 3151-3153 (2011)


Adaptive frequency comb illumination for interferometry in the case of nested two-beam cavities

Irina Harder, Gerd Leuchs, Klaus Mantel, Johannes Schwider

APPLIED OPTICS 50(25) 4942-4956 (2011) | Journal


Bell-inequality tests with macroscopic entangled states of light

M. Stobinska, P. Sekatski, A. Buraczewski, N. Gisin, G. Leuchs

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 84(3) 034104 (2011) | Journal



2010

Quantum Electrodynamics of One-Photon Wave Packets

M. Stobinska, G. Alber, G. Leuchs

Advances in Quantum Chemistry 60 (2010) | Journal


Continuous-variable entanglement distillation of non-Gaussian mixed states

Ruifang Dong, Mikael Lassen, Joel Heersink, Christoph Marquardt, Radim Filip, Gerd Leuchs, Ulrik L. Andersen

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 82(1) 012312 (2010) | Journal


On the experimental investigation of the electric and magnetic response of a single nano-structure

P. Banzer, U. Peschel, S. Quabis, G. Leuchs

OPTICS EXPRESS 18(10) 10905-10923 (2010) | Journal


Nonlinear Phase-Shift Compensation by a Nonlinear Amplifying Loop Mirror

K. Sponsel, C. Stephan, G. Onishchukov, B. Schmauss, G. Leuchs

2010 CONFERENCE ON LASERS AND ELECTRO-OPTICS (CLEO) AND QUANTUM ELECTRONICS AND LASER SCIENCE CONFERENCE (QELS) (2010)


Phase-preserving Multilevel Amplitude Regeneration Using Modified Nonlinear Amplifying Loop Mirrors

Tobias Roethlingshoefer, Martin Hierold, Klaus Sponsel, Georgy Onishchukov, Bernhard Schmauss, Gerd Leuchs

2010 36TH EUROPEAN CONFERENCE AND EXHIBITION ON OPTICAL COMMUNICATION (ECOC), VOLS 1 AND 2 (2010)


Quantum key distribution with multi letter alphabets

D. Sych, G. Leuchs

OPTICS AND SPECTROSCOPY 108(3) 326-330 (2010) | Journal


How orbital angular momentum affects beam shifts in optical reflection

M. Merano, N. Hermosa, J. P. Woerdman, A. Aiello

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 82(2) 023817 (2010) | Journal


Quantum-optical state engineering up to the two-photon level

Erwan Bimbard, Nitin Jain, Andrew MacRae, A. I. Lvovsky

NATURE PHOTONICS 4(4) 243-247 (2010) | Journal


CaF2 whispering-gallery-mode-resonator stabilized-narrow-linewidth laser

B. Sprenger, H. G. L. Schwefel, Z. H. Lu, S. Svitlov, L. J. Wang

OPTICS LETTERS 35(17) 2870-2872 (2010)


A bridge between the single-photon and squeezed-vacuum states

Nitin Jain, S. R. Huisman, Erwan Bimbard, A. I. Lvovsky

OPTICS EXPRESS 18(17) 18254-18259 (2010) | Journal



2009

Colloquium: The Einstein-Podolsky-Rosen paradox: From concepts to applications

M. D. Reid, P. D. Drummond, W. P. Bowen, E. G. Cavalcanti, P. K. Lam, H. A. Bachor, U. L. Andersen, G. Leuchs

REVIEWS OF MODERN PHYSICS 81(4) 1727-1751 (2009) | Journal


A complete basis of generalized Bell states

Denis Sych, Gerd Leuchs

NEW JOURNAL OF PHYSICS 11 013006 (2009) | Journal


Optomechanical stochastic resonance in a macroscopic torsion oscillator

F. Mueller, S. Heugel, L. J. Wang

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 79(3) 031804 (2009) | Journal


Brewster cross polarization

A. Aiello, M. Merano, J. P. Woerdman

OPTICS LETTERS 34(8) 1207-1209 (2009)


Whispering-gallery-mode-resonator-stabilized narrow-linewidth fiber loop laser

B. Sprenger, H. G. L. Schwefel, L. J. Wang

OPTICS LETTERS 34(21) 3370-3372 (2009)


Use of Fiber Nonlinearities for Signal Improvement in Optical Transmission Systems

Bernhard Schmauss, Michael Holtmannspoetter, Christian Stephan, Klaus Sponsel, Georgy Onishchukov, Gerd Leuchs

FREQUENZ 63(5-6) 116-120 (2009) | Journal


Generation and Direct Detection of Broadband Mesoscopic Polarization-Squeezed Vacuum

Timur Iskhakov, Maria V. Chekhova, Gerd Leuchs

PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 102(18) 183602 (2009) | Journal


Phase-Preserving Amplitude Regeneration in DPSK Transmission Systems Using a Nonlinear Amplifying Loop Mirror

Christian Stephan, Klaus Sponsel, Georgy Onishchukov, Bernhard Schmauss, Gerd Leuchs

IEEE JOURNAL OF QUANTUM ELECTRONICS 45(11) 1336-1343 (2009) | Journal


Perfect excitation of a matter qubit by a single photon in free space

M. Stobinska, G. Alber, G. Leuchs

EPL 86(1) 14007 (2009) | Journal


Interferometric quasi-absolute tests for aspherics using a radial shear position

Klaus Mantel, Eduard Geist, Irina Harder, Norbert Lindlein, Gerd Leuchs

OPTICS LETTERS 34(20) 3178-3180 (2009)



2008

Phase-preserving amplitude regeneration for a WDM RZ-DPSK signal using a nonlinear amplifying loop mirror

K. Cvecek, K. Sponsel, C. Stephan, G. Onishchukov, R. Ludwig, C. Schubert, B. Schmauss, G. Leuchs

OPTICS EXPRESS 16(3) 1923-1928 (2008) | Journal


Electronic noise-free measurements of squeezed light

Leonid A. Krivitsky, Ulrik L. Andersen, Ruifang Dong, Alexander Huck, Christoffer Wittmann, Gerd Leuchs

OPTICS LETTERS 33(20) 2395-2397 (2008) | Journal


Effective Negative Nonlinearity of a Nonlinear Amplifying Loop Mirror for Compensating Nonlinearity-Induced Signal Distortions

Klaus Sponsel, Kristian Cvecek, Christian Stephan, Georgy Onishchukov, Bernhard Schmauss, Gerd Leuchs

2008 34TH EUROPEAN CONFERENCE ON OPTICAL COMMUNICATION (ECOC) (2008)


Experimental Demonstration of Macroscopic Quantum Coherence in Gaussian States

Ch. Marquardt, U. L. Andersen, G. Leuchs, Y. Takeno, M. Yukawa, H. Yonezawa, A. Furusawa

2008 CONFERENCE ON LASERS AND ELECTRO-OPTICS & QUANTUM ELECTRONICS AND LASER SCIENCE CONFERENCE, VOLS 1-9 3135-3136 (2008)


Experimental Demonstration of Continuous Variable Entanglement Distillation

R. F. Dong, M. Lassen, Ch. Marquardt, R. Filip, U. L. Andersen, G. Leuchs

2008 CONFERENCE ON LASERS AND ELECTRO-OPTICS & QUANTUM ELECTRONICS AND LASER SCIENCE CONFERENCE, VOLS 1-9 3621-3622 (2008)


Interferometric null test of a parabolic reflector generating a Hertzian dipole field

G. Leuchs, K. Mantel, A. Berger, H. Konermann, M. Sondermann, U. Peschel, N. Lindlein, J. Schwider

Proceedings of SPIE 7063 (2008) | Journal


Experimental continuous-variable cloning of partial quantum information

Metin Sabuncu, Gerd Leuchs, Ulrik L. Andersen

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 78(5) 052312 (2008) | Journal


Experimental evidence for Raman-induced limits to efficient squeezing in optical fibers

Ruifang Dong, Joel Heersink, Joel F. Corney, Peter D. Drummond, Ulrik L. Andersen, Gerd Leuchs

OPTICS LETTERS 33(2) 116-118 (2008) | Journal


Quantum filtering of optical coherent states

C. Wittmann, D. Elser, U. L. Andersen, R. Filip, P. Marek, G. Leuchs

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 78(3) 032315 (2008) | Journal


Experimental entanglement distillation of mesoscopic quantum states

Ruifang Dong, Mikael Lassen, Joel Heersink, Christoph Marquardt, Radim Filip, Gerd Leuchs, Ulrik L. Andersen

NATURE PHYSICS 4(12) 919-923 (2008) | Journal



2007

Optical amplification at the quantum limit

Ulrik L. Andersen, Gerd Leuchs

JOURNAL OF MODERN OPTICS 54(16-17) 2351-2356 (2007) | Journal


Optimization of a nonlinear amplifying loop mirror for amplitude regeneration in phase-shift-keyed transmission

Klaus Sponsel, Kristian Cvecek, Christian Stephan, Georgy Onishchukov, Bernhard Schmauss, Gerd Leuchs

IEEE PHOTONICS TECHNOLOGY LETTERS 19(21-24) 1858-1860 (2007) | Journal


A new 4 pi geometry optimized for focusing on an atom with a dipole-like radiation pattern

N. Lindlein, R. Maiwald, H. Konermann, M. Sondermann, U. Peschel, G. Leuchs

LASER PHYSICS 17(7) 927-934 (2007) | Journal


High numerical aperture imaging with different polarization patterns

N. Lindlein, S. Quabis, U. Peschel, G. Leuchs

OPTICS EXPRESS 15(9) 5827-5842 (2007) | Journal


Tailored polarization patterns for performance optimization of optical devices

Gerd Leuchs, Susanne Quabis

Journal of Modern Optics 53(5) (2007) | Journal


Guided acoustic wave Brillouin scattering in photonic crystal fibers

D. Elser, Ch Wittmann, U. L. Andersen, O. Gloeckl, S. Lorenz, Ch Marquardt, G. Leuchs

Journal of Physics Conference Series 92 (2007) | Journal


Achieving Gaussian outputs from large-mode-area higher-order-mode fibers

Norbert Lindlein, Gerd Leuchs, Siddharth Ramachandran

APPLIED OPTICS 46(22) 5147-5157 (2007) | Journal


Polarization effect in the transmission through a single nanoscopic aperture

J. Mueller, P. Banzer, S. Quabis, G. Leuchs

2007 CONFERENCE ON LASERS & ELECTRO-OPTICS/QUANTUM ELECTRONICS AND LASER SCIENCE CONFERENCE (CLEO/QELS 2007), VOLS 1-5 1486-1487 (2007)


Waveguide properties of single subwavelength holes demonstrated with radially and azimuthally polarized light

J. Müller, Peter Banzer, Susanne Quabis, Ulf Peschel, Gerd Leuchs

Applied Physics B: Lasers and Optics 84(4) 517-520 (2007) | Journal


2R-regeneration of an RZ-DPSK signal using a nonlinear amplifying loop mirror

K. Cvecek, K. Sponsel, G. Onishchukov, B. Schmauss, G. Leuchs

IEEE PHOTONICS TECHNOLOGY LETTERS 19(2-4) 146-148 (2007) | Journal



2006

TE- and TM-polarization-resolved spectroscopy on quantum wells under normal incidence

M Schardt, A Winkler, G Rurimo, M Hanson, D Driscoll, S Quabis, S Malzer, G Leuchs, GH Doehler, et al.

PHYSICA E-LOW-DIMENSIONAL SYSTEMS & NANOSTRUCTURES 32(1-2) 241-244 (2006) | Journal


Distillation of squeezing from non-Gaussian quantum states

J. Heersink, Ch. Marquardt, R. Dong, R. Filip, S. Lorenz, G. Leuchs, U. L. Andersen

PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 96(25) 253601 (2006) | Journal


All-fibre source of continuous variable entangled light

A Nandan, M Sabuncu, J Heersink, O Glockl, G Leuchs, UL Andersen

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MODERN PHYSICS B 20 (2006) | Journal


Reduction of guided acoustic wave Brillouin scattering in photonic crystal fibers

D. Elser, U. L. Andersen, A. Korn, O. Gloeckl, S. Lorenz, Ch. Marquardt, G. Leuchs

PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 97(13) 133901 (2006) | Journal


Nonunity gain quantum nondemolition measurements based on measurement and repreparation

Jessica Schneider, Oliver Gloeckl, Gerd Leuchs, Ulrik L. Andersen

OPTICS LETTERS 31(17) 2628-2630 (2006) | Journal


Using a quantum well heterostructure to study the longitudinal and transverse electric field components of a strongly focused laser beam

G. Kihara Rurimo, M. Schardt, S. Quabis, S. Malzer, Ch. Dotzler, A. Winkler, G. Leuchs, G. H. Dohler, D. Driscoll, et al.

JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSICS 100(2) 023112 (2006) | Journal


Experimental investigation of a modified NOLM for phase-encoded signal regeneration

K. Cvecek, G. Onishchukov, K. Sponsel, A. G. Striegler, B. Schmauss, G. Leuchs

IEEE PHOTONICS TECHNOLOGY LETTERS 18(17-20) 1801-1803 (2006) | Journal


Verifying continuous-variable entanglement of intense light pulses

O Glockl, UL Andersen, G Leuchs

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 73(1) 012306 (2006) | Journal


THE QUANTUM PROPERTIES OF MULTIMODE OPTICAL AMPLIFIERS REVISITED

G. Leuchs, U. L. Andersen, C. Fabre

Advances In Atomic Molecular and Optical Physics 53 (2006) | Journal



2005

Optimum splitting ratio for amplifier noise reduction by an asymmetric nonlinear optical loop mirror

M Meissner, M Rosch, B Schmauss, G Leuchs

APPLIED PHYSICS B-LASERS AND OPTICS 80(4-5) 489-495 (2005) | Journal


NOLM-based RZ-DPSK signal regeneration

AG Striegler, M Meissner, K Cvecek, K Sponsel, G Leuchs, B Schmauss

IEEE PHOTONICS TECHNOLOGY LETTERS 17(3) 639-641 (2005) | Journal


Unconditional quantum cloning of coherent states with linear optics

Ulrik L. Andersen, V Josse, Gerd Leuchs

PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 94(24) 240503 (2005) | Journal


Experimental purification of coherent states

Ulrik Andersen, R Filip, J Fiurasek, V Josse, Gerd Leuchs

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 72(6) 060301 (2005) | Journal


The effect of dissipation on nonclassical states of the radiation field

G Leuchs, UL Andersen

LASER PHYSICS 15(1) 129-134 (2005)


Quantum information processing and communication - Strategic report on current status, visions and goals for research in Europe

P Zoller, T Beth, D Binosi, R Blatt, H Briegel, D Bruss, T Calarco, JI Cirac, D Deutsch, et al.

EUROPEAN PHYSICAL JOURNAL D 36(2) 203-228 (2005) | Journal


Efficient polarization squeezing in optical fibers

J Heersink, V Josse, G Leuchs, UL Andersen

OPTICS LETTERS 30(10) 1192-1194 (2005) | Journal


Generation of a radially polarized doughnut mode of high quality

Susanne Quabis, Ralf Dorn, Gerd Leuchs

Applied Physics B: Lasers and Optics 81(5) 597-600 (2005) | Journal


BER improvement using a 2-R regenerator based on an asymmetric nonlinear optical loop mirror

M Meissner, K Sponsel, K Cvecek, A Benz, S Weisser, B Schmauss, G Leuchs

INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION FOR INFORMATION PROCESSING 164 (2005)


Demonstration of the spatial separation of the entangled quantum sidebands of an optical field

EH Huntington, GN Milford, C Robilliard, TC Ralph, O Glockl, Ulrik L. Andersen, S Lorenz, Gerd Leuchs

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 71(4) 041802 (2005) | Journal



2004

Sub-shot-noise phase quadrature measurement of intense light beams

O Glockl, Ulrik L. Andersen, S Lorenz, Christine Silberhorn, N Korolkova, Gerd Leuchs

OPTICS LETTERS 29(16) 1936-1938 (2004) | Journal


Experimental demonstration of continuous variable quantum erasing

UL Andersen, O Glockl, S Lorenz, G Leuchs, R Filip

PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 93(10) 100403 (2004) | Journal


3.9-dB OSNR gain by an NOLM-based 2-R regenerator

M Meissner, K Spionsel, K Cvecek, A Benz, S Weisser, B Schmauss, G Leuchs

IEEE PHOTONICS TECHNOLOGY LETTERS 16(9) 2105-2107 (2004) | Journal


All-fibre source of amplitude squeezed light pulses

M Meissner, C Marquardt, J Heersink, T Gaber, A Wietfeld, G Leuchs, UL Andersen

JOURNAL OF OPTICS B-QUANTUM AND SEMICLASSICAL OPTICS 6 (2004) | Journal


Continuous-variable quantum key distribution using polarization encoding and post selection

S Lorenz, N Korolkova, G Leuchs

APPLIED PHYSICS B-LASERS AND OPTICS 79(3) 273-277 (2004) | Journal


Polarization optimized focusing of light and coupling to sub-wavelength antennae

Gerd Leuchs, Susanne Quabis

Handai Nanophotonics 1 153-171 (2004) | Book Chapter


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