List of Publications


December 10, 2004

JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

  1. X. Li, P. L. Voss, J. E. Sharping, J. Chen, and P. Kumar. Optical-fiber source of polarization-entangled photons in the 1550 nm telecom band. To appear in Physical Review Letters.
  2. R. Tang, P. L. Voss, J. Lasri, P. Devgan and P. Kumar. 2004. Noise-figure limit of fiber optical parametric amplifiers and wavelength converters: Experimental investigation. Optics Letters. 29:2372-2374
  3. X. Li, J. Chen, P. Voss, J. Sharping, and P. Kumar. 2004. All-fiber photon-pair source for quantum communications: Improved generation of correlated photons. Optics Express. 12:3737-3745
  4. P. L. Voss and P. Kumar, 2004. Raman-effect induced noise limits for x(3) parametric amplifiers and wavelength converters. Journal of Optics B. 6:S762-S770.
  5. P. L. Voss, K. G. Köprülü, S.-K. Choi, S. Dugan, and P. Kumar. 2004. 14 MHz photon counting with room temperature InGaAs / InP avalanche photodiodes. Journal of Modern Optics. 51:1369-1379.
  6. P. L. Voss and P. Kumar. 2004. Raman-noise induced noise-figure limit for x(3) parametric amplifiers. Optics Letters. 29:445-447.
  7. P. L. Voss, R. Tang, and P. Kumar. 2003. Experimental measurement of the photon statistics and noise figure of a parametric fiber amplifier. Optics Letters. 28:549-551.
  8. P. Voss, T.-G. Noh, S. Dugan, M. Vasilyev, P. Kumar, and G. M. D’Ariano. 2002. Experimental realization of universal homodyne tomography with a single local oscillator. Journal of Modern Optics. 49:2289-2296.
  9. M. Fiorentino, P. L. Voss, J. E. Sharping, and P. Kumar. 2002. All fiber photon-pair source for quantum communications. Photonics Technology Letters. 14:983-985.
  10. P. Voss, M. Vasilyev, D. Levandovsky, T.-G. Noh, and P. Kumar. 2000. Photon statistics of single-mode zeros and ones from an erbium-doped fiber amplifier measured by optical homodyne tomography. Photonics Technology Letters. 12:1340-1342.

BOOK CHAPTERS

  1. P. Kumar, X. Li, M. Fiorentino, P. L. Voss, J. E. Sharping, and G. A. Barbosa. 2002. Fiber-Optic Sources of Quantum Entanglement, in Quantum Communication, Measurement, and Computing (QCMC02), J. H. Shapiro and O. Hirota, Eds., (Rinton Press, New Jersey, 2002), pp. 522527.

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

  1. J. Chen, X. Li, P. L. Voss, and P. Kumar. 2004. Telecom-band entanglement generation and distribution in standard fibers, to appear in Quantum Optics and Applications in Computing and Communications II , Proc. SPIE 5631.
  2. P. L. Voss, K. G. Köprülü, and P. Kumar. 2003. CW theory for optical fiber photon-pair generation. in Semiconductor Optical Devices for Lightwave Communication, J. Piprek, ed., Proc. SPIE 5248:35-41.
  3. P. Kumar, M. Fiorentino, P. L. Voss, and J. E. Sharping. 2002. All-fiber photon-pair source for practical quantum communications. Optics and Photonics News. December, 2002, p. 52.
  4. P. Voss, R. Tang, and P. Kumar. 2002. Measurement of the Photon Statistics of a Fiber Optical Parametric Amplifier, in Trends in Optics and Photonics Series, Optical Amplifiers and Their Applications, Ed. J. Nagel, (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 2002), 77:110-113
  5. P. Kumar, M. Fiorentino, J. E. Sharping, and P. L. Voss. 2002. Fiber-optic sources for quantum communication, in Trends in Optics and Photonics Series, Nonlinear Optics, (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 2002), 78:28-30.

SUBMITTED PAPERS

  1. P. L. Voss, K. G. Köprülü, and P. Kumar. Raman-induced noise figure limit for x(3) phase-sensitive parametric amplification and quadrature squeezing. Submitted to Journal of the Optical Society of America B.
  2. R. Tang, P. Devgan, P. L. Voss, V. S. Grigoryan, and P. Kumar. An in-line frequency-non-degenerate phase-sensitive fiber optical parametric amplifier. Submitted to Photonics Technology Letters.
  3. X. Li, P. L. Voss, J. Chen, J. E. Sharping, and P. Kumar. Storage and long-distance distribution of telecom-band polarization entanglement generated in optical fiber. Submitted to Optics Letters.

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

  1. P. Kumar, X. Li, J. Chen, and P. L. Voss. 2004. Telecom-band entanglement generation and distribution in standard fibers. Photonics Asia. Beijing, China. Invited.
  2. P. L. Voss, K. G. Köprülü, and P. Kumar. 2004. Noise limits in fiber optical parametric amplification and wavelength conversion, Active and Passive Optical Components for WDM Communications IV, ITCOM 2004. Philadelphia, PA. Invited.
  3. P. Kumar, X. Li, J. Chen, P. L. Voss, J. E. Sharping. 2004. Telecom-band entanglement generation, storage, and long-distance distribution. Nonlinear Optics. Wailea, HI.
  4. P. Kumar, R. Tang, and P. L. Voss, 2004. Quantum limits of optical amplification. Optical Amplifiers and their Applications. San Francisco, CA. Invited.
  5. P. Kumar, X. Li, P. L. Voss, J. Chen, and S. Dugan. 2004. Fiber-optic quantum communications. Great Lake Photonics Symposium. Cleveland, OH.
  6. P. L. Voss and P. Kumar. 2004. Raman-effect induced noise-figure limit for x(3) parametric amplifiers and wavelength converters. Optical Fiber Conference. Los Angeles, CA.
  7. P. L. Voss, X. Li, J. E. Sharping, J. Chen, and P. Kumar. 2004. Experimental and theoretical work on twin-photon production via four-wave-mixing in optical fiber, Physics of Quantum Electronics. Snowbird, UT.
  8. X. Li, P. L. Voss, J. E. Sharping, J. Chen, and P. Kumar. 2003. Generation and distribution of quantum entanglement in the telecom band with standard optical fiber. Frontiers in Optics. Tucson, AZ.
  9. P. L. Voss, K. G. Köprülü, S.-K. Choi, S. Dugan, and P. Kumar. 2003. Room temperature high speed InGaAs/InP avalanche photodiode single photon counters. Frontiers in Optics. Tucson, AZ.
  10. P. Kumar, X. Li, P. L. Voss, J. E. Sharping, and J. Chen. 2003. Devices for Optical Fiber Quantum Communications. Conference on Semiconductor Optoelectronic Devices for Lightwave Communications, SPIE ITCOM 2003, Orlando, FL; paper 5248-01.
  11. P. Kumar, X. Li, P. L. Voss, J. E. Sharping, and J. Chen. 2003. Devices for optical fiber quantum communications. SPIE International Symposium, ITCom, Information Technologies and Communications. Orlando, FL.
  12. X. Li, P. L. Voss, J. E. Sharping, and P. Kumar. 2003. Violation of Bell’s Inequality near 1550nm using an all-fiber source of polarization entangled photon pairs. Conference on Lasers and Electro-optics. Baltimore, MD.
  13. R. Tang, P. Devgan, J. E. Sharping, P. L. Voss, J. Lasri, and Prem Kumar. 2003. Microstructure fiber optical parametric amplifier in the 1550nm telecom band. Optical Fiber Conference. Atlanta, GA.
  14. P. L. Voss and P. Kumar. 2003. Room temperature IR InGaAs/InP APD photon counters for quantum optics experiments. Workshop on Single-Photon: Detectors, Applications, and Measurement Methods, NIST. Gaithersburg, MD.
  15. X. Li, P. L. Voss, J. E. Sharping, P. Kumar. 2002. An all-fiber source of polarization-entangled photon pairs in the 1550 nm telecom band. Nonlinear Optics. Wailea, HI. post-deadline.
  16. P. Kumar, M. Fiorentino, J. E. Sharping, P. L. Voss. 2002. Fiber Optic Sources for Quantum Communications. Nonlinear Optics. Wailea, HI.
  17. P. L. Voss, R. Tang, P. Kumar. 2002. Measurement of the photon statistics of a fiber parametric amplifier. Optical Amplifiers and their Applications. Vancouver, Canada.
  18. M. Fiorentino, P. L. Voss, X. Li, J. E. Sharping, G. A. Barbosa, P. Kumar. 2002. An All-Fiber Photon Pair Source for quantum communications. Conference on Lasers and Electro-optics. Long Beach, CA. postdeadline.
  19. P. L. Voss, T.-G. Noh, P. Kumar, M. Vasilyev, G. M. D’Ariano. 2002. Universal homodyne tomography: Experimental realization applied to the twin-beam quantum state. Physics of Quantum Electronics. Snowbird, Utah.
  20. M. Fiorentino, P. Voss, J. E. Sharping and P. Kumar. 2001. Fourth-order quantum interference at 1550 nm. 2001 Optical Society of America Annual Meeting, Long Beach, CA.
  21. M. Fiorentino, J. E. Sharping, P. Voss, P. Kumar, D. Levandovsky, and M. Vasilyev. 2001. Soliton squeezing in asymmetric and symmetric fiber Mach-Zehnder nonlinear interferometers. Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS, Baltimore, MD.
  22. P. L. Voss, M. Vasilyev, Y. Su, and P. Kumar. 2001. Photon statistics of a single mode of spontaneous Raman scattering in a distributed Raman amplifier. Optical Fiber Conference. Anaheim, CA.
  23. T.-G. Noh, P. L. Voss, P. Kumar, M. Vasilyev, G. M. D’Ariano. 2000. Universal homodyne tomography: Experimental realization applied to the twin-beam quantum state. OSA Annual Meeting. Providence, RI.
  24. T.-G. Noh, P. L. Voss, M. Vasilyev, P. Kumar, and G. M. D’Ariano. 2000. Experimental realization of universal homodyne tomography with a single local oscillator. Quantum Communications, Measurement, and Computing. Capri, Italy.
  25. P. L. Voss, M. Vasilyev, D. Levandovsky, T.-G. Noh, and P. Kumar. 1999. Single-mode photon statistics of amplified spontaneous emission from an erbium-doped fiber amplifier. LEOS Annual Meeting. San Franciso, CA.
  26. P. L. Voss, T.-G. Noh, M. Vasilyev, D. Levandovsky, and P. Kumar. 1999. A novel application of optical homodyne tomography: measuring the photon statistics of amplified spontaneous emission in an erbium-doped fiber amplifier. OSA Annual Meeting. Santa Clara, CA.