On-chip deterministic operation of quantum dots in dual-mode waveguides for a plug-and-play single-photon source

  title={On-chip deterministic operation of quantum dots in dual-mode waveguides for a plug-and-play single-photon source},
  author={R. Uppu and Hans T. Eriksen and H. Thyrrestrup and Aslı D. Uğurlu and Ying Wang and S. Scholz and A. Wieck and A. Ludwig and M. C. L{\"o}bl and R. Warburton and P. Lodahl and L. Midolo},
  journal={Nature Communications},
A deterministic source of coherent single photons is an enabling device for quantum information processing. Quantum dots in nanophotonic structures have been employed as excellent sources of single photons with the promise of scaling up towards multiple photons and emitters. It remains a challenge to implement deterministic resonant optical excitation of the quantum dot required for generating coherent single photons, since residual light from the excitation laser should be suppressed without… Expand

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