Abstract

It is well-known that in the paraxial approximation, the transverse mode of an optical field of frequency ω obeys an equation which is formally identical in structure to the Schrodinger wave equation of quantum mechanics:1

© 2001 Optical Society of America

PDF Article
More Like This
On a classical analog of quantum entanglement

Sandu Popescu
QCB2 International Conference on Quantum Information (ICQI) 2001

Measurement of Quantum Two-Mode Squeezing Inspired by Classical Radio-Frequency Analogy

Yaakov Shaked, Tzahi Geller, and Avi Pe'er
FTu1A.4 CLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science (CLEO_QELS) 2015

Isolation Structures for the Solid-State Quantum-to-Classical Interface

Xingxiang Zhou, Mark F. Bocko, and Marc J. Feldman
PB24 International Conference on Quantum Information (ICQI) 2001

References

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Citation lists with outbound citation links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an Optica member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access Optica Member Subscription