Northwestern University Robert R. McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science

Center for Photonic Communication and Computing

Yuzhu (Emily) Sun

YuzhuYuzhu Sun obtained her bachelors degree from Harbin Institute of Technology in 2010. She received her PhD degree from the Department of Physics and Astronomy at Northwestern University.


All-optical phase gate based on quantum-zeno effect; quantum frequency conversion assisted high purity single-photon source.


(1) Yu-Zhu Sun, Yu-Ping Huang, and Prem Kumar, "Photonic Nonlinearities via Quantum Zeno Blockade", Phys. Rev. Lett., 110, 223901 (2013)

(2) Yu-Zhu Sun, Yu-Ping Huang, and Prem Kumar, "Fiber-Based Multichannel Correlated Photon-Pair Source with High Efficiency and Low Crosstalk", QELS, San Jose, CA, 2013. Poster JTh2A.89


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