[Research data] Cavity-induced anti-correlated photon emission rates of a single ion

Takahashi, Hiroki, Kassa, Ezra, Christoforou, Costas Marios and Keller, Matthias (2017) [Research data] Cavity-induced anti-correlated photon emission rates of a single ion. [Dataset] (Submitted)

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Abstract

We report on the alteration of photon emission properties of a single trapped ion coupled to a high finesse optical fiber cavity. We show that the vacuum field of the cavity can simultaneously affect the emissions in both the infrared (IR) and ultraviolet (UV) branches of the Λ−type level system of 40Ca+ despite the cavity coupling only to the IR transition. The cavity induces strong emission in the IR transition through the Purcell effect resulting in a simultaneous suppression of the UV fluorescence. The measured suppression of this fluorescence is as large as 66% compared with the case without the cavity. Through analysis of the measurement results, we have obtained an ion-cavity coupling of gbar0 = 2π · (5.3 ± 0.1) MHz, the largest ever reported so far for a single ion in the IR domain.

Item Type: Dataset
Schools and Departments: School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences > Physics and Astronomy
Research Centres and Groups: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics Research Group
Subjects: Q Science > QC Physics
Depositing User: Richard Chambers
Date Deposited: 30 May 2017 14:36
Last Modified: 31 May 2017 12:07
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/68272

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UK Quantum Technology Hub: NQIT-Networked Quantum Information TechnologiesG1503EPSRC-ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCILEP/M013243/1
Quantum Networking with Fibre-Coupled IonsG0755EPSRC-ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCILEP/J003670/1