Quantum bounds to localization of partially coherent emitters

S. A. Wadood, Yiyu Zhou, Jing Yang, M. A. Alonso, X. F. Qian, T. Malhotra, S. M. Hashemi Rafsanjani, Andrew N. Jordan, Robert W. Boyd, A. Nick Vamivakas

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


Partial coherence between two photon sources sets a bound on their spatial resolution. We demonstrate that partial anticorrelation between the sources increases the resolution sensitivity. We also show decreased sensitivity for complete coherence.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationQuantum 2.0, QUANTUM 2020
PublisherThe Optical Society
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
StatePublished - 2020
EventOSA Quantum 2.0 Conference, QUANTUM 2020 - Virtual, Online, United States
Duration: Sep 14 2020Sep 17 2020

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers


ConferenceOSA Quantum 2.0 Conference, QUANTUM 2020
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityVirtual, Online

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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