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Stimulating the Quantum Aspects of an Optical Analog White-Black Hole

  title={Stimulating the Quantum Aspects of an Optical Analog White-Black Hole},
  author={I. Agull{\'o} and A. Brady and D. Kranas},
This work introduces a synergistic combination of analytical methods and numerical simulations to study the propagation of weak wave-packet modes in an optical medium containing the analog of a pair white-black hole. We apply our tools to analyze several aspects of the evolution, such as (i) the region of the parameter space where the analogy with the Hawking effect is on firm ground and (ii) the influence that ambient thermal noise and detector inefficiencies have on the observability of the… Expand

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