Violation of bell's inequality and classical probability in a two-photon correlation experiment

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)50-53
Journal / PublicationPhysical Review Letters
Volume61
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1988
Externally publishedYes

Abstract

Correlation measurements of mixed signal and idler photons produced in the process of parametric down-conversion have been performed as a function of two linear polarizer settings. It is found that the Bell inequality for two separated particles is violated by about 6 standard deviations, and that classical probability for light waves is violated substantially also. © 1988 The American Physical Society.

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