Measuring and generating single photons in a microwave resonator

Andrew Addison Houck, Steven Girvin, Robert Schoelkopf

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Abstract

We implement a cavity quantum electrodynamics system with an electrical circuit by coupling a superconducting qubit to a transmission-line resonator. We detect the quantization of microwaves in the resonator and generate single photons on demand.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2008
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)9781557528599
StatePublished - Jan 1 2008
Externally publishedYes
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2008 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: May 4 2008May 9 2008

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2008
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA
Period5/4/085/9/08

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Houck, A. A., Girvin, S., & Schoelkopf, R. (2008). Measuring and generating single photons in a microwave resonator. In Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2008 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America.