Photonic Angular Superresolution Using Twisted N00N States

  title={Photonic Angular Superresolution Using Twisted N00N States},
  author={Markus Hiekkam{\"a}ki and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric Bouchard and Robert Fickler},
  journal={Physical Review Letters},
The increased phase sensitivity of N00N states has been used in many experiments, often involving photon paths or polarization. Here we experimentally combine the phase sensitivity of N00N states with the orbital angular momentum (OAM) of photons up to 100$\,\hslash$, to resolve rotations of a light field around its optical axis. The results show that both a higher photon number and larger OAM increase the resolution and achievable sensitivity. The presented method opens a viable path to… 

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