Hyperentanglement of Photons Emitted by a Quantum Dot.

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Summary of "Hyperentanglement of Photons Emitted by a Quantum Dot."

A hyperentangled state of light represents a valuable tool capable of reducing the experimental requirements and resource overheads, and it can improve the success rate of quantum information protocols. Here, we report on demonstration of polarization and time-bin hyperentangled photon pairs emitted from a single quantum dot. We achieved this result by applying resonant and coherent excitation on a quantum dot system with marginal fine structure splitting. Our results yield fidelities to the maximally entangled state of 0.81(6) and 0.87(4) in polarization and time bin, respectively.


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Name: Physical review letters
ISSN: 1079-7114
Pages: 110503


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