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Title: Photon Pair Generation
Description: Illustration of the process of photon pair generation, in which input pump photons spontaneously generate special pairs of new photons that emerge at precisely the same time, with one at a slightly lower frequency and the other a slightly higher frequency, after which heralding occurs.

*CNST

See also http://www.nist.gov/cnst/herald-062712.cfm.
Subjects (names):
Topics/Categories: Nanotechnology--Electronics
Type: Graphic/illustration
Source: National Institute of Standards and Technology
Credit Line as it should
appear in print:
Credit: Srinivasan, Davanco/NIST
AV Number: 12CNST004
Date Created: 2012
Date Entered: 6/27/2012

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