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Publikationen

2015

  • M.R. Foreman, A. Favaro and A. Aiello
    Optimal frames for polarization state reconstruction
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 115, 263901 (2015)
    [DOI]

  • D. Sych, G. Leuchs
    Quantum uniqueness
    Foundations of Physics 45, 12, 1613-1619 (2015)
    [DOI]

  • N. Bent, H. Qassim, A. A. Tahir, D. Sych, G. Leuchs, L. L. Sánchez-Soto, E. Karimi, and R. W. Boyd
    Experimental realization of quantum tomography of photonic qudits via symmetric informationally complete positive operator-valued measures
    Phys. Rev. X 5, 041006 (2015)
    [DOI]

  • Gunnar Björk, Markus Grassl, Pablo de la Hoz, Gerd Leuchs and Luis L. Sánchez-Soto
    Stars of the quantum Universe: extremal constellations on the Poincaré sphere
    Physica Scripta, v. 90, n. 10, September 2015, 108008
    [DOI]

  • M. Ornigotti, A. Aiello
    Goos-Hänchen and Imbert-Fedorov shifts for astigmatic  Gaussian beams
    arXiv:1502.00469 [physics.optics] (2015)
    J. Opt., (to be published)

  • A. Aiello, F. Töppel, Ch. Marquardt, E. Giacobino and G. Leuchs
    Quantum-like polarization metrology with classical light 
    SPIE Newsroom. (2015)

  • A. Aiello, M. V. Berry
    Note on the helicity decomposition of spin and orbital optical currents
    J. Opt. 17, 062001 (Fast Track Communication)  (2015)

  • A. Aiello, F. Töppel, Ch. Marquardt, E. Giacobino, G. Leuchs
    Quantum-like  nonseparable structures in optical beams
    New J. Phys. 17, 043024 (2015)
    [DOI]

  • M. Grassl, P. Shor, G. Smith, J. Smolin, and B. Zeng
    New Constractions of Codes for Asymmetric Channels via Concatenation
    IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, vol. 61, no. 4. April 2015, pp. 1879-1886.
    [DOI]
    arXiv:1310.7536 [cs.IT]

  • G. Björk, A. B. Klimov, P. de la Hoz, M. Grassl, G. Leuchs, L. L. Sánchez-Soto
    Extremal quantum states and their Majorana constellations
    Phys. Rev. A 92, 031801 (2015)
    preprint: arXiv:1502.03446 [quant-ph]
    [DOI]

  • U. Seyfarth, L.L. Sanchez-Soto, G. Leuchs
    Practical implementation of mutually unbiased bases using quantum circuits
    Phys. Rev. A 91, 032102 (2015)
    [DOI]

  • A. Aiello, P. Banzer
    Transverse spin of light for all wavefi elds
    arXiv:1502.05350 [physics.optics] (2015)

  • A. Aiello, G. S. Agarwal
    Self-healing of Gaussian and Bessel beams: a critical comparison
    arXiv:1501.05722 [physics.optics] [quant-ph] (2015)

  • M. Ornigotti, A. Aiello
    Goos-Hänchen and Imbert-Fedorov shifts for astigmatic Gaussian beams
    arXiv:1502.00469 [physics.optics], submitted to J. Opt. (2015)

  • D. Madhi, M. Ornigotti, A. Aiello
    Cylindrically polarized Bessel-Gauss beams
    J. Opt. 17, 025603 (2015)
    [DOI]

  • M. Ornigotti, A. Aiello, C. Conti
    Goos-Hanchen and Imbert-Fedorov shifts for paraxial X-Waves
    Opt. Lett. 40, 558-561 (2015)
    [DOI]

  • M. Neugebauer, Th. Bauer, A. Aiello, P. Banzer
    Measuring the Transverse Spin Density of Light
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 114, 063901 (2015)
    [DOI]

  • M. Grassl and M. Rötteler
    Quantum MDS Codes over Small Fields
  • preprint: arXiv:1502.05267 [quant-ph]

  • Y. Y. Zhao, M. Grassl, B, Zeng, G. Y. Xiang, C. Zhang, C. F. Li, and G. C. Guo
    Experimental Detection of Entanglement Polytopes via Local Filters
  • preprint: arXiv:1502.05095 [quant-ph]

2014

  • M. Ornigotti and A. Aiello
    Analytical Approximations of Whispering gallery Modes in Anisotropic Ellipsoidal Resonators
    Physics Research International, Article ID 615605, 2014 (2014)
    [DOI]

  • A. Aiello, G. S. Agarwal
    Wave-optics description of self-healing mechanism in Bessel beams
    Opt. Lett. 39, 6819-6822 (2014)
    [DOI]

  • A. Aiello
    Field theory of monochromatic optical beams. II Classical and quantum paraxial fields
    arXiv:1412.2349 [quant-ph] (2014)

  • A. Aiello
    Field theory of monochromatic optical beams. I
    arXiv:1412.0553 [quant-ph] (2014)

  • A. Aiello, F. Toppel, Ch. Marquardt, E. Giacobino, G. Leuchs
    Classical entanglement: Oxymoron or resource?
    arXiv:1409.0213 [quantph]
    Submitted to NJP (2014)

  • M. Ornigotti, A. Aiello
    Generalized Bessel beams with two indices
    Optics Letters, Vol. 39, Issue 19, pp. 5618-5621 (2014)
    [DOI]

  • M. Ornigotti, A. Aiello
    The Hertz vector revisited: a simple physical picture
    J. of Opt., 16, 105705 (2014)
    [DOI]

  • E. Karimi,  R. W. Boyd, P. de la Hoz, H. de Guise, J. Řeháček, Z. Hradil, A. Aiello, G. Leuchs, and L. L. Sánchez-Soto
    Radial quantum number of Laguerre-Gauss modes
    Phys. Rev. A 89 063813 (2014)
    [DOI]

  • A. G. Hayrapetyan, O. Matula, A. Aiello, A. Surzhykov, and S. Fritzsche
    Interaction of Relativistic Electron-Vortex  Beams with Few-Cycle Laser Pulses
    Phys.  Rev. Lett.  112, 134801 (2014)
    [DOI]

  • J. Korger, A. Aiello, V. Chille, P. Banzer, C. Wittmann, N. Lindlein, Ch. Marquardt, G. Leuchs
    Observation of the geometric spin Hall effect of light
    Phys. Rev. Lett.  112, 113902 (2014)
    [DOI]

  • M. Ornigotti, A. Aiello
    Surface angular momentum of light beams
    Opt. Exp. 22(6), 6586-6596 (2014)
    [DOI]

  • M. Neugebauer, P. Banzer, T. Bauer, S. Orlov, N. Lindlein, A. Aiello, G. Leuchs
    Geometric spin Hall effect of light in tightly focused polarization  tailored light beams
    Phys. Rev. A 89 013840 (2014)
    [DOI]

  • A. Aiello, M. Ornigotti
    Near field of an oscillating electric dipole and cross-polarization of a collimated beam of light: two sides of the same coin
    Am. J. Phys. 82, 860 (2014)
    [DOI]
  • B. Stiller, U. Seyfarth, G. Leuchs
    Temporal and spectral properties of quantum light
    preprint: arXiv:1411.3765 [quant-ph]

  • M. Jibril, S.V. Bezzateev, M. Tomlinson, M. Grassl and M. Zaki Ahmed
    A Generalized construction of Extended Goppa Codes
    IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, vol. 60, no. 9, pp. 5296-5303 (2014)
    [DOI]
  • L. Chen, D. Z. Djokovic, M. Grassl, and B. Zeng
    Canonical form of three-fermion pure-states with six single particle states
    Journal of Mathematical Physics, vol. 55, no. 8, 082203 (2014)
    preprint: arxiv:1306.2570 [quant-ph]
    [DOI]

  • P. Mandayam, S. Bandyopadhyay, M. Grassl, W.K. Wootters
    Unextendible Mutually Unbiased Bases from Pauli Classes
    Quantum Information & Computation, vol. 14, no. 9 & 10, pp. 823-844 (2014)
    arXiv:1302.3709 [quant-ph]

  • M. Grassl, Z. Wei, Zang-Qi Yin, and B. Zeng
    Quantum error-correcting codes for amplitude damping
    in Proceedings 2014 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT 2014), pp. 906-910 (2014)
    [DOI]

  • V.A. Averchenko, V. Thiel and N. Treps
    Non-linear photon subtraction from a multimode quantum field
    Phys. Rev. A 89, 063808 (2014)
    [DOI]

  • U. Seyfarth, L.L. Sanchez-Soto, G. Leuchs
    Structure of the sets of mutually unbiased bases with cyclic symmetry
    Journal of Physics A 47, 455303 (2014)
    preprint: arxiv:1404.3035 [quant-ph]
    [DOI]

  • F. Töppel, A. Aiello, C. Marquardt, E. Giacobino and G. Leuchs
    Classical entanglement in polarization metrology
    New J. Phys. 16, 073019 (2014)
    [DOI]

  • M. Stobińska, F. Töppel, P. Sekatski, A. Buraczewski
    Towards loophole-free Bell inequality test with preselected unsymmetrical singlet states of light
    Phys. Rev. A 89, 022119 (2014)
    [DOI]

  • K.Yu. Spasibko, F. Töppel, T.Sh. Iskhakov, M. Stobińska, M.V. Chekhova, G. Leuchs
    Interference of macroscopic beams on a beam splitter: phase uncertainty converted into photon-number uncertainty
    New J. Phys. 16, 013025 (2014)
    [DOI]

2013

  • F. Töppel, A. Aiello
    Identical classical particles: half fermions and half bosons
    Phys. Rev. A 88, 012130 (2013)
    [DOI]

  • F. Töppel, M. Ornigotti, A. Aiello
    Goos-Hänchen and Imbert-Fedorov shifts from a quantum-mechanical perspective
    New J. Phys. 15, 113059 (2013)
    [DOI]

  • J. Korger, T. Kolb, P. Banzer, A. Aiello, Ch. Wittmann, Ch. Marquardt, and G. Leuchs
    The polarization properties of a tilted polarizer
    Opt. Exp. 21, 27032-27042 (2013)
    [DOI]

  • Photonic wheel, NATURE  PHOTONICS  | RESEARCH HIGHLIGHTS,  by Oliver Graydon
    in Nature Photonics 7, 672 (2013)

  • M. Ornigotti, A. Aiello
    Radially and azimuthally polarized non paraxial Bessel beams made simple
    Opt. Exp. 21, 15530-15537 (2013)
    [DOI]

  • M. Ornigotti, A. Aiello
    ABCD matrices for non-rectilinear propagation of light
    J. Opt. 15 075715 (2013)
    [DOI]

  • M. Förtsch, Josef U. Fürst,  C. Wittmann,  D. Strekalov, A. Aiello, M. V. Chekhova, C. Silberhorn, G. Leuchs, Ch. Marquardt
    A versatile source of single photons for quantum information processing
    Nature Communications 4, 1818 (2013)
    [DOI]

  • P. Banzer, M. Neugebauer, A. Aiello, Ch. Marquardt, N. Lindlein, T. Bauer, G. Leuchs
    The photonic wheel-demonstration of a state of light with purely transverse angular momentum
    J. Europ. Opt. Soc. Rap. Public. 8, 13032 (2013)
    [DOI]

  • W. Loffler, N. Hermosa, A. Aiello, and J. P. Woerdman
    Total internal reflection of orbital angular momentum beams
    J. Opt. 15, 014012 (2013)
    [DOI]

  • K. Y. Bliokh, and A. Aiello
    Goos-Hänchen and Imbert-Fedorov  beam shifts: an overview
    J. Opt. 15, 014001 (2013)
    [DOI]

  • M. Ornigotti, and A. Aiello
    Goos-Hänchen and Imbert-Fedorov shifts for bounded wavepackets of light
    J. Opt. 15, 014004 (2013)
    [DOI]

  • A. Aiello
    Comment on ”Semiclassical and Quantum Analysis of a Focussing Free Particle Hermite Wave-function”, by Paul Strange (arXiv:1309.6753 [quant-ph])
    arXiv:1309.7899 [quant-ph] (2013)

2012

  • F. Töppel, A. Aiello and G. Leuchs
    All photons are equal but some photons are more equal than others
    New J. Phys. 14, 093051 (2012)
    [DOI]

  • M. Stobińska, F. Töppel, P. Sekatski, A. Buraczewski, M. Żukowski, M.V. Chekhova, G. Leuchs, N. Gisin
    Filtering of the absolute value of photon-number difference for two-mode macroscopic quantum superpositions
    Phys. Rev. A 86, 063823 (2012)
    [DOI]

  • M. Stobińska, F. Töppel, P. Sekatski, M.V. Chekhova
    Entanglement Witnesses and Measures for Bright Squeezed Vacuum
    Phys. Rev. A 86, 022323 (2012)
    [DOI]

  • A.A. Semenov, F. Töppel, D.Yu. Vasylyev, H.V. Gomonay, W. Vogel
    Homodyne detection for atmosphere channels
    Phys. Rev. A 85, 013826 (2012)
    [DOI]

  • W. Löffler, A. Aiello, and J. P. Woerdman
    Spatial Coherence and Optical Beam Shifts
    Phys. Rev. Lett.  109, 213901 (2012)
    [DOI]

  • W. Löffler, A. Aiello, and J. P. Woerdman
    Observation of Orbital Angular Momentum  Sidebands due to Optical Reflection
    Phys. Rev. Lett.  109, 113602 (2012)
    [DOI]

  • I. Gonoskov, A. Aiello, S. Heugel, and G. Leuchs
    Dipole pulse theory: Maximizing the field amplitude from 4π focused laser pulses
    Phys. Rev. A 86, 053836 (2012)
    [DOI]

  • B. Mehmani, A. Aiello
    Visualizing the Quantum Interaction Picture in Phase Space
    Eur. J. Phys. 33, 1367 (2012)
    [DOI]

  • C. Gabriel, A. Aiello, S. Berg-Johansen, Ch. Marquardt, G. Leuchs
    Tools for detecting  entanglement  between different  degrees of freedom in quadrature  squeezed cylindrically polarized modes
    Eur. Phys. J. D 66, 172 (2012)
    [DOI]

  • N. Hermosa, A. Aiello, J. P. Woerdman
    Radial mode dependence of optical beam shifts
    Opt. Lett.  37, 1044 (2012)
    [DOI]

  • A. Aiello, J. P. Woerdman
    Role of spatial coherence in Goos-Hänchen and Imbert-Fedorov shifts: reply to comment
    Opt. Lett.  37, 1057 (2012)
    [DOI]

  • A. Aiello
    Goos-Hänchen and Imbert-Fedorov shifts: A novel perspective
    New J. Phys 14, 013058 (2012)
    [DOI]

2011

  • M. Ornigotti  and A. Aiello
    Theory of anisotropic whispering-gallery-mode resonators
    Phys. Rev. A 84, 013828 (2011)
    [DOI]

  • J. U. Fürst, D. V. Strekalov, D. Elser, A. Aiello, U. L. Andersen, Ch. Marquardt, and G. Leuchs
    Quantum light from a whispering-gallery-mode disk resonator
    Phys. Rev. Lett.  106, 113901 (2011)
    [DOI]

  • C. Gabriel, A. Aiello, W. Zhong, T. G. Euser, N. Y. Joly, P. Banzer, M. M. Förtsch, D. Elser, U. L. Andersen, Ch. Marquardt, P. St. J. Russell, and G. Leuchs
    Entangling  different  degrees of freedom by quadrature squeezing cylindrically  polarized modes
    Phys. Rev. Lett.  106, 060502 (2011)
    [DOI]

  • A. Aiello, and J. P. Woerdman
    Role of spatial coherence in Goos-Hänchen and Imbert-Fedorov shifts
    Opt. Lett.  36, 3151-3153 (2011)
    [DOI]

  • N. Hermosa, A. M. Nugrowati, A. Aiello, J. P. Woerdman
    Spin Hall effect of light in metallic reflection
    Opt.   Lett.   36, 3200-3202 (2011)
    [DOI]

  • A. Holleczek, A. Aiello, Ch. Gabriel, Ch. Marquardt, G. Leuchs
    Classical and quantum properties of cylindrically polarized states of light
    Opt. Exp. 19, 9714-9736 (2011)
    [DOI]

  • A. Aiello, J. P. Woerdman
    Goos-Hänchen and Imbert-Fedorov shifts of a nondiffracting  Bessel beam
    Opt. Lett.  36, 543-545 (2011)
    [DOI]

  • N. Hermosa, A. Aiello, J. P. Woerdman
    Quadrant detector calibration for vortex beams
    Opt. Lett.  36, 409-411 (2011)
    [DOI]

  • J. Korger, A. Aiello, C. Gabriel, P. Banzer, T. Kolb, Ch. Marquardt, G. Leuchs
    Geometric Spin Hall Effect of Light at Polarizing Interfaces
    Applied Physics B: Lasers and Optics 102(3), 427 (2011)
    [DOI]

  • N. Hermosa, M. Merano, A. Aiello, J. P. Woerdman
    Orbital angular momentum induced beam shifts
    Proc. SPIE 7950, 79500F (2011)
    [DOI]

2010

  • J. Korger, A. Aiello, C. Gabriel, P. Banzer, T. Kolb, Ch. Marquardt, G. Leuchs
    Geometric spin Hall effect of light at polarizing interfaces
    invited paper accepted by Appl. Phys. B (2010)
  • A. Aiello, Ch. Marquardt, G. Leuchs
    Transverse angular momentum of photons
    Phys. Rev. A 81, 053838 (2010)
    [DOI]
  • J. U. Fürst, D. V. Strekalov, D. Elser, A. Aiello, U. L. Andersen, Ch. Marquardt, G. Leuchs
    Quantum Light from a Whispering Gallery Mode Disk Resonator
    submitted to arXiv [quant-ph]
    [DOI]
  • A. Holleczek, A. Aiello, C. Gabriel, Ch. Marquardt, G. Leuchs
    Poincarè sphere representation for classical inseparable Bell-like states of the electromagnetic field
    submitted to arXiv [physics.optics]
    [DOI]
  • C. Gabriel, A. Aiello, W. Zhong, T. G. Euser, N.Y. Joly, P. Banzer, M. Förtsch, D. Elser, U. L. Andersen, Ch. Marquardt, P. St.J. Russell, G. Leuchs
    Hybrid-Entanglement in Continuous Variable Systems
    submitted to arXiv [quant-ph]
    [DOI]
  • A. B. Klimov, G. Björk, J. Söderholm, L. S. Madsen, M. Lassen, U. L. Andersen, J. Heersink, R. Dong, Ch. Marquardt, G. Leuchs, and L. L. Sánchez-Soto
    Assessing the Polarization of a Quantum Field from Stokes Fluctuations
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 153602 (2010)
    [DOI]
  • D. W. Berry, H. Jeong, M. Stobinska
    Fair-sampling assumption is not necessary for testing local realism
    Phys. Rev. A, 81, 012109 (2010)
    [DOI]
  • M. Stobinska, M. Sondermann, G. Leuchs
    Prospect for detecting squeezed states of light created by a single atom in free space
    Opt. Commun., 283, 737 (2010)
    [DOI]
  • M. Stobinska, G. Alber, and G. Leuchs
    Quantum electrodynamics of one-photon wave packets
    book chapter to be published in Advances in Quantum Chemistry -- Unstable States in the Continuous Spectra. Analysis, Concepts, Methods and Results
    [DOI]
  • M. Stobinska, P. Horodecki, R. Chhajlany, R. Horodecki
    Macroscopic polarization entanglement and loophole-free Bell inequality test
    submitted to Phys. Rev. Lett - submitted to arXiv
    [DOI]
  • M. Stobinska, R. Alicki
    Single-photon single-ion interaction in free space configuration in front of a parabolic mirror
    submitted to Phys. Rev. A - submitted to arXiv
    [DOI]
  • M. Stobinska, G. J. Milburn, L. Stobinski
    Scalable Quantum Computing based on Spin Qubits in CNT QD
    submitted to arXiv
    [DOI]
  • M. Stobinska, A. S. Villar, G. Leuchs
    Generation of Kerr non-Gaussian motional states of trapped ions
    submitted to New Journal of Physics
    [DOI]
  • D. Sych and G. Leuchs
    Coherent state quantum key distribution with multi letter phase-shift keying
    New J. of Phys. 12, 053019 (2010)
    [DOI]
  • D. Sych and G. Leuchs
    Quantum key distribution with multi letter alphabets
    Opt. and Spectr. 108, 326 (2010)
    [DOI]
  • Ch. Wittmann, U. Andersen, M. Takeoka, D. Sych, and G. Leuchs
    Discrimination of binary coherent states using a homodyne detector and a photon number resolving detector
    Phys. Rev. A 81, 062338 (2010)
    [DOI]
  • Ch. Gabriel, Ch. Wittmann, D. Sych, R. Dong, W. Mauerer, U. Andersen, Ch. Marquardt, and G. Leuchs
    A Generator for Unique Quantum Random Numbers Based on Vacuum States
    Nature Photonics 4, 711 (2010)
    [DOI]
  • Ch. Wittmann, U. Andersen, M. Takeoka, D. Sych, and G. Leuchs
    Demonstration of Coherent-State Discrimination Using a Displacement-Controlled Photon-Number-Resolving Detector
    Phys. Rev. Lett., 104 100505 (2010)
    [DOI]
  • D. Sych and G. Leuchs
    Quantum Uniqueness
    submitted to arXiv:1003.1402(2010)
    [DOI]
  • J. U. Fürst, D. V. Strekalov, D. Elser, A. Aiello, U. L. Andersen, Ch. Marquardt, and G. Leuchs
    Low-threshold optical parametric oscillations in a whispering gallery mode resonator
    Phys. Rev. Lett.  105, 263904 (2010)
    [DOI]
  • K. Y. Bliokh, M. A. Alonso, E. A. Ostrovskaya, and A. Aiello
    Angular momenta and spin-orbit interaction of nonparaxial light in free space
    Phys. Rev. A 82, 063825 (2010)
    [DOI]
  • M. Merano, N. Hermosa, J. P. Woerdman, and A. Aiello
    How orbital angular momentum affects beam shifts in optical reflection
    Phys. Rev. A 82, 023817 (2010)
    [DOI]
  • N. Hermosa, A. Aiello, J. P. Woerdman
    Demonstration of a quasi-scalar angular Goos-Hänchen effect
    Opt. Lett.  21, 3562-3564 (2010)
    [DOI]
  • M. Merano, A. Aiello, M. P. van Exter, J. P. Woerdman
    Observing angular deviations in the specular reflection of a light beam
    Optics and Photonics News 20, 27-27 (2010)
    [DOI]

2009

  • A. Aiello, Ch. Marquardt and G. Leuchs
    Nonparaxial polarizers
    Optics Letters, 34, 3160 (2009)
    [DOI]
  • A. Aiello, N. Lindlein, Ch. Marquardt and G. Leuchs
    Transverse Angular Momentum and Geometric Spin Hall Efect of Light
    Physical Review Letters, 103, 100401 (2009)
    [DOI]
  • A. Aiello, N. Lindlein, Ch. Marquardt, G. Leuchs
    Transverse angular momentum and geometric spin Hall effect of light
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 103, 100401 (2009)
    [DOI]
  • M. Stobinska, G. Alber, and G. Leuchs
    Perfect excitation of a matter qubit by a single photon in free space
    Europhys. Lett. 86, 14007 (2009)
    [DOI]
  • D. Sych and G. Leuchs
    A complete basis of generalized Bell states
    New J. of Phys. 11, 013006 (2009)
    [DOI]
  • A. Klimov, D. Sych, L. Sánchez-Soto, and G. Leuchs
    Mutually unbiased bases and generalized Bell states
    Phys. Rev. A 79, 052101 (2009)
    [DOI]
  • G. Leuchs, R. Dong and D. Sych
    Triplet-like correlation symmetry of continuous variable entangled states
    New J. of Phys. 11, 113040 (2009)
    [DOI]