Emergent entanglement of microcavity polariton pairs

We show theoretically that polariton pairs with a high degree of polarization entanglement can be produced through parametric scattering. In our proposed scheme, varying the polarizations of the two pumps, we have a complete control over the symmetries of the produced state (i.e. singlet or triplet output). Our microscopic model shows how a tomographic reconstruction, based on two-time correlation functions, can provide a quantitative assessment of the level of entanglement produced under realistic experimental conditions. Our study provides a suggestive perspective towards hybrid all-optical quantum devices where quantum information can be efficiently generated and controlled within the same structure. This result puts forward the robustness of pair correlations in solid-state devices, even when noise dominates one-body correlations.

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11Th International Conference On Optics Of Excitons In Confined Systems (Oecs11), 210, -
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11th International Conference on Optics of Excitons in Confined Systems, Sep 07-11, 2009
Iop Publishing Ltd, Dirac House, Temple Back, Bristol Bs1 6Be, England

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