Quantum illumination with Gaussian states SH Tan, BI Erkmen, V Giovannetti, S Guha, S Lloyd, L Maccone, ... Physical review letters 101 (25), 253601, 2008 | 424 | 2008 |

100 Tbit/s free-space data link enabled by three-dimensional multiplexing of orbital angular momentum, polarization, and wavelength H Huang, G Xie, Y Yan, N Ahmed, Y Ren, Y Yue, D Rogawski, MJ Willner, ... Optics letters 39 (2), 197-200, 2014 | 401 | 2014 |

Ghost imaging: from quantum to classical to computational BI Erkmen, JH Shapiro Advances in Optics and Photonics 2 (4), 405-450, 2010 | 319 | 2010 |

Unified theory of ghost imaging with Gaussian-state light BI Erkmen, JH Shapiro Physical Review A 77 (4), 043809, 2008 | 194 | 2008 |

Atmospheric turbulence effects on the performance of a free space optical link employing orbital angular momentum multiplexing Y Ren, H Huang, G Xie, N Ahmed, Y Yan, BI Erkmen, N Chandrasekaran, ... Optics letters 38 (20), 4062-4065, 2013 | 179 | 2013 |

Mode properties and propagation effects of optical orbital angular momentum (OAM) modes in a ring fiber Y Yue, Y Yan, N Ahmed, JY Yang, L Zhang, Y Ren, H Huang, ... IEEE Photonics Journal 4 (2), 535-543, 2012 | 148 | 2012 |

Gaussian-state quantum-illumination receivers for target detection S Guha, BI Erkmen Physical Review A 80 (5), 052310, 2009 | 146 | 2009 |

Signal-to-noise ratio of Gaussian-state ghost imaging BI Erkmen, JH Shapiro Physical Review A 79 (2), 023833, 2009 | 144 | 2009 |

Computational ghost imaging for remote sensing BI Erkmen JOSA A 29 (5), 782-789, 2012 | 142 | 2012 |

Adaptive optics compensation of multiple orbital angular momentum beams propagating through emulated atmospheric turbulence Y Ren, G Xie, H Huang, C Bao, Y Yan, N Ahmed, MPJ Lavery, BI Erkmen, ... Optics letters 39 (10), 2845-2848, 2014 | 123 | 2014 |

Ultimate channel capacity of free-space optical communications J Shapiro, S Guha, B Erkmen Journal of Optical Networking 4 (8), 501-516, 2005 | 88 | 2005 |

Phase-conjugate optical coherence tomography BI Erkmen, JH Shapiro Physical Review A 74 (4), 041601, 2006 | 76 | 2006 |

Classical capacity of bosonic broadcast communication and a minimum output entropy conjecture S Guha, JH Shapiro, BI Erkmen Physical Review A 76 (3), 032303, 2007 | 61 | 2007 |

100 Tbit/s free-space data link using orbital angular momentum mode division multiplexing combined with wavelength division multiplexing H Huang, G Xie, Y Yan, N Ahmed, Y Ren, Y Yue, D Rogawski, M Tur, ... 2013 Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition and the National …, 2013 | 47 | 2013 |

Demonstration of free-space optical communication for long-range data links between balloons on Project Loon B Moision, B Erkmen, E Keyes, T Belt, O Bowen, D Brinkley, P Csonka, ... Free-Space Laser Communication and Atmospheric Propagation XXIX 10096, 100960Z, 2017 | 45 | 2017 |

Optical link design and validation testing of the Optical Payload for Lasercomm Science (OPALS) system BV Oaida, W Wu, BI Erkmen, A Biswas, KS Andrews, M Kokorowski, ... Free-Space Laser Communication and Atmospheric Propagation XXVI 8971, 89710U, 2014 | 42 | 2014 |

Capacity of the bosonic wiretap channel and the entropy photon-number inequality S Guha, JH Shapiro, BI Erkmen 2008 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory, 91-95, 2008 | 38 | 2008 |

25.6-bit/s/Hz spectral efficiency using 16-QAM signals over pol-muxed multiple orbital-angular-momentum modes J Wang, JY Yang, IM Fazal, N Ahmed, Y Yan, B Shamee, AE Willner, ... IEEE Photonic Society 24th Annual Meeting, 587-588, 2011 | 34 | 2011 |

Demonstration of 12.8-bit/s/Hz spectral efficiency using 16-QAM signals over multiple orbital-angular-momentum modes J Wang, JY Yang, IM Fazal, N Ahmed, Y Yan, B Shamee, AE Willner, ... 2011 37th European Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication, 1-3, 2011 | 34 | 2011 |

Phase-shift interference-based wavefront characterization for orbital angular momentum modes H Huang, Y Ren, Y Yan, N Ahmed, Y Yue, A Bozovich, BI Erkmen, ... Optics letters 38 (13), 2348-2350, 2013 | 31 | 2013 |