A part of the reports presented at X ICQO was published in special issues of Optics and Spectroscopy Vol. 99, No. 2, 2005, Optics and Spectroscopy Vol. 99, No. 3, 2005.
ICQO’2004 PROGRAMME 


OPENING SESSION Su30DO ( Sunday, 30 May, 16.00 19.00) 
Sergei Kilin 
Opening talk 
Michel Orrit 
Quantum Optics with Single NanoObjects (invited, 30 min) 
JeanFrancois Roch 
Practical quantum cryptography with a single photon source (invited, 30 min) 
Akihisa Tomita 
Quantum information processing with fiber optics: Quantum Fourier Transform of 1024 Qubits (invited, 30 min) 
Mikhail Kolobov 
Quantum limits on optical superresolution (invited, 30 min) 
MORNING SESSIONS (Monday, May 31, 9.0013.00) 


Mo31A Nonlinear quantum optics 
Marco Genovese 
Review of recent experimental progresses in Foundations of Quantum Mechanics and Quantum Information obtained in Parametric Down Conversion Experiments at IENGF (invited, 25 min) 
Anatoly Masalov 
Polarization tomography of quantum state of light (invited, 20 min) 
Sergei Kulik 
Quantum states engineering: qutrits based on biphotons (invited, 20 min) 
Andrei Rodionov 
Entangled photon states and quantum Zeno effect at consecutive nonlinearoptical interactions (invited, 20 min) 
Maria Chekhova 
Conditioned unitary transformations on biphotons and absolute calibration of photodetectors (invited, 20 min) 
Vladimir Bykov 
The spectrum narrowing and squeezing coefficient increasing at buffer excitation of parametrical generation (oral, 15 min) 

Mo31B Quantum Imaging 
Ivan Sokolov 
Quantum Imaging (invited, 20 min) 
Pieter Kok 
Quantum lithography, entanglement and Heisenberglimited parameter estimation (invited, 20 min) 
Mitja Perus 
Simulated quantumoptical objectrecognition from highresolution images (invited, 20 min) 
Tat'yana Golubeva 
Quantum information channel for transfer of spatial imagines (oral, 15 min) 
Eugene Makeev 
Diffraction phenomenon at consecutive parametric processes (oral, 15 min) 

AFTERNOON SESSIONS (Monday, May 31, 14.0019.00)


Mo31Ca Laser sources for QO 
Friedrich Koenig 
Bright source for polarisation entangled photon pairs (invited, 20 min) 
Yuri Golubev 
Laser with feedback: is intracavity field quantum or classical? (invited, 20 min) 
Mo31Cb Phase quasiprobabilities 

Luis SanchezSoto 
Complementarity in phase space (invited, 20 min) 
Damian Pope 
Adaptive phase estimation is more accurate than nonadaptive phase estimation for continuous beams of light (invited, 20 min) 
Constantin Usenko 
Probabilistic aspects of Wigner function (oral, 15 min) 
Valery Karassiov 
Polarization properties of light in quantum optics: conceptual and operational aspects (oral, 15 min) 
Alexander Alodjants 
SU(3) symmetry operational approach to measure GellMann parameters and phase characteristics in quantum and atomic optics (oral, 15 min) 
Mo31Da Quantum optics with single objects 

Christian von Borczyskowski 
Spectroscopy and Dynamics of Single Semiconductor Nanoparticles (invited, 30 min) 
Igor Osad'ko 
ScanTime Dependent Theory for Fluctuating Absorption Coefficient in Single Molecule Spectroscopy (invited, 20 min) 
Yuri Vainer 
Distributions of single molecule spectra parameters and lowtemperature dynamics of disordered solids (oral, 15 min) 
Andrei Naumov 
Study of lowenergy elementary excitations in disordered solids via single molecule spectroscopy (oral, 10 min) 
Pavel Bouchev 
Electronic feedback cooling of a single ion below the Doppler limit (oral, 15 min) 

Mo31Db QO of Photoionization 
Mikhail Fedorov 
Entanglement in photoionization and photodissociation (invited, 20 min) 
KarlMichael Weitzel 
On the control of Cl+ versus D+ formation in the fragmentation of DCl+ ions (invited, 20 min) 
Mikhail Korol'kov 
Coherent spin control of matrix isolated molecules by IR+ UV laser pulses: Quantum simulation for ClF and Cl_{2} in an Ar matrix (oral, 15 min) 
Oleg Chekhlov 
Ultrahigh power optical parametric chirped pulse amplification at 1 micron (oral, 10 min) 

MORNING SESSIONS (Tuesday, June 1, 9.0013.00)

TuA1 Entanglement manipulations 

Girish Agarwal 
Multiparticle entanglement generation (invited, 30 min) 
Jens Eisert 
Entanglement dynamics in harmonic systems with many degrees of freedom: generation, propagation and manipulation (invited, 20 min) 
Dmitri Horoshko 
Universal quantum entangling machine (oral, 15 min) 
Alexey Bashkeev 
Coherent control of the atomic entanglement (oral, 15 min) 

Tu1B Entanglement characterization (I&II) 
Hoshang Heydari 
Entanglement measure for general multipartite quantum states (invited, 20 min) 
Josep BatleVallespir 
Entanglement Distribution and Entangling Power of Quantum Gates (invited, 20 min) 
Giulio Casati 
On the stability of quantum motion (invited, 30 min) 
Luca Marinatto 
Entanglement for indistinguishable particles (invited, 20 min) 
Boris Grishanin 
Entangling measurement as a basic operation of quantum information processing (invited, 20 min) 
Guillaume Adenier 
Testing the Fair Sampling Assumption for EPRBohm Experiments with Photons (invited, 20 min) 
AFTERNOON SESSIONS (Tuesday, June 1, 14.0019.00) 

Tu1C Quantum communications 

Lorenzo Maccone 
Information capacities in bosonic channels (invited, 20 min) 
Doron Cohen 
The information entropy of quantum mechanical states (invited, 20 min) 
Yun Zhang 
Experimental Characterization of quantum correlated twin beams and Quantum channel with twin beams (invited, 20 min) 
Natalia Korolkova 
Quantum communication with "classical" and nonclassical polarization states (invited, 20 min) 
Andrzej Dragan 
Demonstrating entanglementenhanced communication over noisy channels (invited, 20 min) 
Zhi Zhao 
Experimental Demonstration of Fivephoton Entanglement and Opendestination Teleportation (invited, 20 min) 

Tu1D Quantum computers: qubits & gates 
Fedor Jelezko 
Twoqubits conditional quantum gate with single spins (invited, 20 min) 
Sean Barrett 
Continuous measurement of a microwavedriven solid state qubit: an allelectrical analogue of resonancefluorescence (invited, 20 min) 
Lin Tian 
Superconducting qubits: from quantum computing to motional state engineering (invited, 20 min) 
Rosanna Migliore 
Controlling the dynamics of a flux qubit strongly coupled to a quantized electromagnetic field (invited, 20 min) 
Juan Jose Garcia Ripoll 
Speed limits of quantum computing with ion traps (invited, 20 min) 
Stojan Rebic 
Polarization phase gate with a tripod atomic system (invited, 20 min) 
Frank Gaitan 
Controlling qubit transitions during nonadiabatic rapid passage through quantum interference (invited, 20 min) 
Shangqong Gong 
Arbitrary superposition states preparation via stimulated Raman adiabatic passage in four level systems (invited, 20 min) 

MORNING SESSIONS (Wednesday, June 2, 9.0013.00) 
We2A Measurements & decoherence 

Ruediger Schack 
The Frequency Operator in Quantum Mechanics (invited, 20 min) 
Alberto Barchielli 
Entropies and information gain in quantum continual measurements (invited, 20 min) 
Michael Mensky 
Decoherence and dissipation from theory of continuous quantum measurements (invited, 20 min) 
Takuya Okabe 
Spontaneous Collapse of Unstable Quantum Superposition State (invited, 20 min) 
Arkady Fedorov 
Evaluation of Decoherence for Quantum Control and Computing (invited, 20 min) 
Benedetto Militello 
Governing survival probability to distill quantum states (oral, 15 min) 
Ilya Feranchuk 
Increase of the atom (nucleus) lifetime in a low frequency external field (oral, 15 min) 
We2B Measurements macro 

Sergey Vyatchanin 
On the Way to Circumvent Standard Quantum Limit in Laser Gravitational Antenna (invited, 20 min) 
Farid Khalili 
Squeezed states and QND measurements in future laser gravitationalwave antennae (invited, 20 min) 
Young Kim 
The Language of Einstein spoken by Optical Devices (invited, 20 min) 
Marcus Appleby 
Facts, Values and Quanta (invited, 20 min) 

AFTERNOON SESSIONS (Wednesday, June 2, 14.0019.00)


We2Ca Quantum computations 
Louis Kauffman 
Braiding Operators and Quantum Computing (invited, 20 min) 
Jozef Kosik 
The scattering model for quantum random walk (invited, 20 min) 
Hagiwara Manabu 
Non stabilizer Clifford codes with its length pq (invited, 20 min) 
Andrei Soklakov 
Encoding probability distributions in quantum states (invited, 20 min) 

We2Cb “Linear” quantum optics 
Dominic Berry 
Improving Single Photon Sources via Linear Optics and Photodetection (invited, 20 min) 
Masahiro Takeoka 
Discrimination of quantum states with linear optics and continuous photon counting (invited, 20 min) 

We2D Quantum optics of atomic ensembles 
Clive Emary 
Chaos and entanglement in onemode superradiance (invited, 20 min) 
Hanno Hammer 
Collective states in highly symmetric atomic configurations, and singlephoton traps (invited, 20 min) 
Alexander Zibrov 
Shaping quantum pulses of light via atomic memory (invited, 20 min) 
Jiannis Pachos 
Quantum information in optical lattices (invited, 20 min) 
Gediminas Juzeliunas 
Slow Light in Degenerate Fermi Gases (invited, 20 min) 
Valery Gorbachev 
Entangled states of atoms and atomic ensembles in interaction with narrow band light (oral, 15 min) 
Thomas Wellens 
Coherent backscattering of light by cold atoms in the saturated regime (invited, 20 min) 
Vyacheslav Shatokhin 
Master equation approach to coherent backscattering of light by cold atoms (oral, 15 min) 
Igor Sokolov 
Coherent multiple light scattering in ultracold atomic gases (oral, 15 min) 

MORNING SESSIONS (Thursday, June 3, 9.0013.00)


Th3Aa QED effects 
Robert Spreeuw 
Observation of QED effect using cold atoms near a dielectric surface (invited, 20 min) 
Thomas Becker 
Measurement of Fockstates with the Micromaser (invited, 20 min) 
Federico Casagrande 
A solvable open quantum system model: the strongly driven micromaser (invited, 20 min) 
Pavel Bouchev 
Mechanical action from a distant mirror on a single atom (invited, 15 min) 

Th3Ab QO of photonic crystals 
Alexei Zheltikov 
Enhanced nonlinear optics with photoniccrystal and microstructure fibers (invited, 20 min) 
XueHua Wang 
Giant Lamb Shift in 3D Photonic Crystals (invited, 20 min) 
Hongqi Xu 
NonClassical decay of excited atoms in photonic crystals (invited, 20 min) 

Th3B Waves & packets 
Juan Leon 
On position and time for the photon. Quantum perspectives (invited, 25 min) 
Daniel Rohrlich 
Mesoscopic interferometers for electron waves (invited, 20 min) 
Andreas Buchleitner 
Nondispersive wave packets in theory and experiment (invited, 20 min) 
Markus Oberthaler 
Nonlinear atom optics and nonspreading wave packets (invited, 20 min) 

AFTERNOON SESSIONS (Thursday, June 3, 14.0016.00)


Th3C Quantum Optics at interfaces 
DirkGunnar Welsch 
CasimirPolder forces  a dynamical approach (invited, 20 min) 
Sergei Maksimenko 
Electromagnetic field quantization in systems with impedance boundary conditions (oral, 15 min) 
Igor Bondarev 
The van der Waals energy of an atom near a carbon nanotube (oral, 15 min) 
YunJie Xia 
Spontaneous emission of homogeneous broadening molecules on a microdroplet's surface and localfiled correction (invited, 20 min) 
Dmitry Guzatov 
Spontaneous emission of atom placed near triaxial nanoelepsoid (oral, 15 min) 
Jakov Fofanov 
Regulation of intensity and fluctuations of light by means of resonant reflection (oral, 15 min) 
Maxim Gladush 
Transient multimode stimulated scattering of light in a twolevel medium governed by local field effects (invited, 20 min) 
Boris Veklenko 
The optical processes in thin excited layers (oral, 15 min) 
Yury Sherkunov 
The thermal fluctuations of quantum electromagnetic field in weekly absorbtion dispersive media (oral, 15 min) 



POSTER SESSION Mo31E (Monday , May 31, 20.00  22.00) 


Anatoly Chirkin 
Photon statistics at selfparametric frequency conversion (poster) 
Oksana Mishina 
Quantum theory of coherent forward scattering of light on polarized atoms: Entanglement in the system of collective variables of light and atomic spins (poster) 
Olga Ivanova 
Fourphoton state generation via twophoton parametric downconversion (poster) 
Valery Gorbachev 
Symmetric light states prepared from biphotons (poster) 
Gleb Maslennikov 
Experimental realization of arbitrary optical qutrit state (poster) 
Andrey Trubilko 
Entangled states of bright light (poster) 
Tania Karlovich 
The influence of the thermal photons on the micromaser radiation (poster) 
YunJie Xia 
Picking any number state from coherent state by linear optical element and photon detector (poster) 
Alexander Grabchikov 
Noise manifestation in phase behavior of deterministic solitary waves in stimulated Raman scattering (poster) 
Vyacheslav Chizhevsky 
Vibrational resonance in a bistable vertical cavity surface emitting laser (poster) 
Raisa Zaporozhchenko 
Effect of quantum fluctuations of medium polarisation on stimulated Raman scattering in a photonic crystal (poster) 
Raisa Zaporozhchenko 
Pulse compression and quasisoliton like regime of a Second Harmonic Generation on photonic crystal (poster) 
Olga Tikhonova 
Atomic ionization in quantum electromagnetic field (poster) 
Andrei Ignatenko 
Quantum dynamics of singlephoton collapse to a single photoelectron (poster) 
Nataliya Cherkashyna 
The effect of coordinate and momentum uncertainties on collision of coherent electrons (poster) 
Alexander ShalytMargolin 
The Density Matrix Deformation in Quantum Mechanics of the Early Universe and Some of its Implications (poster) 
Vladislav Usenko 
Secure quantum channel based on correlated twin laser beams (poster) 
Denis Sych 
Comparative characteristics of quantum key distribution protocols with alphabets corresponding to the regular polyhedrons on the Bloch sphere (poster) 
Vladimir Starovoitov 
Delocalization Border for the Register Core in a 1D Model of Quantum Computer (poster) 
Yueping Niu 
Phase control of fourwave mixing and electromagnetically induced transparency (poster) 
Xiaohong Song 
Propagation of fewcycle laser pulses in a resonant Vtype threelevel system (poster) 
Maxim Gladush 
Quantum interference in a dense medium of Vtype threelevel atoms (poster) 
Ranjit Singh 
Generation of Polarization Squeezed Light in Periodically Poled Nonlinear Crystal (poster) 
Eugene Makeev 
Spatial configuration of parametric spectra in periodical poled nonlinear crystals (poster) 
Askhat Basharov 
New exactly integrable models of resonant nonlinear and quantum optics (poster) 
Askhat Basharov 
The KronigPenney model in nonlinear optics (poster) 
Mikalai Karelin 
Multidimensional uncertainty relations for states with given generalized purity (poster) 
Vladimir Kudryashov 
Improved variational method for excited states (poster) 
Ludmila Serebryakova 
Theoretical method of analysis of thin spatial structure of correlation functions (poster) 
Alexander Nizovtsev 
Lowtemperature Photokinetics of NitrogenVacancy centers in diamond: Spinselective intersystem crossing, optical groundstate spin alignment and hole burning (poster) 
Alexander Nizovtsev 
Roomtemperature quantum processor on single NitrogenVacancy center in diamond: Spectroscopy and models (poster) 
Alexander Pushkarchuk 
Electronic Spin Properties of NV center In Diamond Nanocrystals (poster) 
Konstantin Rusakou 
Modification of photon states in photonic molecules with semiconductor nanocrystals (poster) 
Vladimir Osipov 
The effect of nearsurface plasma on nanostructuring of solid surface inside the resonator of ruby laser (poster) 
Andrey Lutich 
Anisotropic light scattering in nanoporous materials: A photon density of states effect (poster) 
Alexander Maloshtan 
Photon Green function of threedimensional parallel dielectric plates (poster) 
Alexander Starukhin 
Heavy atom effect probed by Single Molecule Spectroscopy Technique (poster) 
Mikalai Kruk 
Photophysical study of Pt(tphy)2: implication for Single Molecule Spectroscopy (poster) 
Viachaslau Ksianzov 
Strong secondorder nonlinear response from vacuumdeposited thin film of the centrosymmetrical SqOH dye (poster) 
Alexander Bukach 
Quantum stoachstic trajectories for homodyne observation of light created at QND interactions (poster) 
A. Kozlovskii 
Weak field photodetection with laser preamplification (poster) 
Alexander Troshin 
Controlling light pulse propagation with coupling light under condition of electromagnetically induced transparency in ultracold atomic gases in traps (poster) 