Observation of bosonic coalescence and fermionic anti-coalescence with indistinguishable photons

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  title={Observation of bosonic coalescence and fermionic anti-coalescence with indistinguishable photons},
  author={G. Adenier and Joakim Bergli and Andreas P. Th{\"o}rn and Arnt I. Vistnes},
  booktitle={Optics \& Photonics - Optical Engineering + Applications},
  year={2013}
}
The symmetrization postulate asserts that the state of particular species of particles can only be of one permutation symmetry type: symmetric for bosons and antisymmetric for fermions. We report some experimental results showing that pairs of photons indistinguishable by all degrees of freedom can exhibit not only a bosonic behavior, as expected for photons, but also a surprisingly sharp fermionic behavior under speci c conditions. 

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