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Lecture Hall ICM - Internationales Congress Center München CLEO®/Europe-EQEC > Applications of Nonlinear Optics > Tunable light sources
16:15-16:30 h | ICM - Internationales Congress Center München ICM Room 13b
Subjects: Laser Materials ProcessingSpeaker: Taylor Shields (University of Glasgow)
Chairman: Cristian Manzoni (, IFN-CNR Politecnico di Milano)
We report the generation and coincidence detection of a pulsed spontaneous parametric down-conversion photon pair source at 2.080 μm, as a basis for free-space quantum communication in an atmospheric window with low solar background.