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Vatarescu, A. Photonic Quantum Noise Reduction with Low-Pump Parametric Amplifiers for Photonic Integrated Circuits. Preprints2016, 2016080077 (doi: 10.20944/preprints201608.0077.v1).
Vatarescu, A. Photonic Quantum Noise Reduction with Low-Pump Parametric Amplifiers for Photonic Integrated Circuits. Preprints 2016, 2016080077 (doi: 10.20944/preprints201608.0077.v1).
An approximation-free and fully quantum optic formalism for parametric processes is presented. Phase-dependent gain coefficients and related phase-pulling effects are identified for quantum Rayleigh emission and the electro-optic conversion of photons providing parametric amplification in small scale integration of photonic devices. These mechanisms can be manipulated to deliver, simultaneously, sub-Poissonian distributions of photons as well as phase-dependent amplification in the same optical quadrature of a signal field.
parametric conversion of photons; optically linear and electro-optic parametric interactions