Croke, S. and Mosley, P. J. and Barnett, S. M. and Walmsley, I. A. (2007) Maximum confidence measurements and their optical implementation. European Physical Journal D: Atomic, Molecular, Optical and Plasma Physics, 41 (3). pp. 589-598. ISSN 1434-6060Full text not available in this repository. (Request a copy from the Strathclyde author)
Perfect discrimination between non-orthogonal states is forbidden by the laws of quantum mechanics. Several strategies to discriminate optimally between states of an arbitrary set exist, and many of these have been implemented in experiments using optical polarisation. In this paper we discuss maximum confidence measurements and their recent optical implementation.
|Keywords:||nonorthogonal quantum states, optimal distinction, differentiate, fidelity, Optics. Light, Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics|
|Subjects:||Science > Physics > Optics. Light|
|Department:||Faculty of Science > Physics|
|Depositing user:||Pure Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||22 Jun 2011 14:19|
|Last modified:||04 May 2016 18:26|