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Direct measurement of quasiprobabilities in lossy cavities

  • Raúl Juárez-Amaro
  • Héctor Moya-Cessa
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Abstract

We show that the state of an electromagnetic field in a lossy cavity can be directly reconstructed by means of a simple scheme, allowing complete knowledge of the state of the field despite dissipation.

Keywords

quasiprobabilities measuring the wave function 

PACS

42.50.Dv 03.65.Ta 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Raúl Juárez-Amaro
    • 1
    • 2
  • Héctor Moya-Cessa
    • 2
  1. 1.Universidad Tecnológica de la MixtecaHuajuapan de LeónMexico
  2. 2.Instituto Nacional de AstrofísicaOptica y ElectrónicaPueblaMexico

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