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Generation of non-classical optical fields by a beam splitter with second-order nonlinearity

@article{Prakash2016GenerationON,
  title={Generation of non-classical optical fields by a beam splitter with second-order nonlinearity},
  author={Hari Prakash and Devendra Kumar Mishra},
  journal={arXiv: Quantum Physics},
  year={2016}
}
We propose quantum-mechanical model of a beam splitter with second-order nonlinearity and show that non-classical features such as squeezing and sub-Poissonian photon statistics of optical fields can be generated in output fundamental and second harmonic modes when we mix coherent light beams via such a nonlinear beam splitter. 

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