Phase optimized states via discrete coherent-state superpositions

P. Adam, S. Szabo, J. Janszky

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)


It is shown that phase optimized quantum states of the electromagnetic field can be constructed by superpositions of a small number of coherent states along the positive real semiaxis in phase space. A systematic method is developed for finding optimal coherent-state superpositions.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)229-233
Number of pages5
JournalPhysics Letters, Section A: General, Atomic and Solid State Physics
Issue number5-6
Publication statusPublished - Jun 10 1996


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

Cite this