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Binary quantum receiver concept demonstration

Lau, Chi-Wung and Vilnrotter, Victor A. and Dolinar, Sam and Geremia, J. M. and Mabuchi, Hideo (2006) Binary quantum receiver concept demonstration. In: Free-Space Laser Communication Technologies XVIII. Proceedings of SPIE. No.6105. Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE) , Bellingham, WA, Art. No. 61050J. ISBN 0819461474.

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An experimental demonstration of a quantum-optimal receiver for optical binary signals, developed as a joint effort by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the California Institute if Technology, is described in this article. A brief summary of the classical, quantum-optimal, and quantum near optimal solutions to detecting binary signals is first presented. The components and experimental setup used to implement the receivers is then discussed. Experimental performance and results for both optimal and near-optimal receivers are presented and compared to theoretical limits. Finally, experimental shortcomings are discussed along with possible solutions and future direction.

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Additional Information:© 2006 Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE). The research described in this publication was carried out by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, under contract with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
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Subject Keywords:quantum detection, Kennedy receiver, Dolinar receiver, quantum communications
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Issue or Number:6105
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Official Citation:Chi-Wung Lau, Victor A. Vilnrotter, Sam Dolinar, JM Geremia, Hideo Mabuchi, "Binary quantum receiver concept demonstration", Proc. SPIE 6105, Free-Space Laser Communication Technologies XVIII, 61050J (1 March 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.660268;
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