Modeling the evolution of spatial entanglement with non-Gaussian beams

Matthew Reichert, Xiaohang Sun, Jason W. Fleischer

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


We study the dynamics of spatial entanglement during propagation and experimentally observe its migration between amplitude and phase. To accommodate non-Gaussian biphotons, we generalize the "beam quality factor" M2 from classical laser theory.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2016
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781943580194
StatePublished - 2016
EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2016 - Rochester, United States
Duration: Oct 17 2016Oct 21 2016

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferenceFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2016
Country/TerritoryUnited States

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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