Multiphoton electron emission with non-classical light – published in Nature Physics

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How do the electron number statistics behave when classical light and non-classical light are used to trigger non-linear photoemission from nanometer-sized metal tips? We discuss this question in our recently published manuscript in Nature Physics, which can be read here.

For more details see also our older website article here and the free arxiv version.

Please also see the very intriguing „News & Views“ feature, published along with our article – written by our colleagues Alfred Leitenstorfer & Peter Baum.