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  • Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/International Quantum Electronics Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies
  • Technical Digest (CD) (Optica Publishing Group, 2004),
  • paper IThG2
  • https://doi.org/10.1364/IQEC.2004.IThG2

A single photon source based on a single Ca+ ion

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We propose a source of single photons based on the stimulated Raman transition of a single Ca+ ion trapped inside a high finesse optical cavity. Assuming realistic experimental parameters the photon emission efficiency reaches 95%.

© 2004 Optical Society of America

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