Effects of damping on the quantum limits to optical phase shifts in Kerr nonlinear media

A. Liebman, G. J. Milburn

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Abstract

It was recently shown [Phys. Rev. A 45, 1919 (1992)] that the phase shift induced by a control beam on a signal in cross Kerr modulation is limited by the quantum nature of the control. We show that dissipation rapidly restores the classical phase shift.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4528-4531
Number of pages4
JournalPhysical Review A
Volume47
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1993

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Effects of damping on the quantum limits to optical phase shifts in Kerr nonlinear media. / Liebman, A.; Milburn, G. J.

In: Physical Review A, Vol. 47, No. 5, 01.01.1993, p. 4528-4531.

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