David Stoler

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David Stoler25 April (2018) is theoretician in the field of quantum optics, with important contributions in describing squeezed states, from which he foresaw a way to produce antibunching from squeezing.[1]

Born in New-York to immigrant parents from Russia and Poland, he also was an accomplished jazz musician (sax). According to his daughter

[he] filled his life with great food, great music, great friends, strong family bonds, and trips to his self-proclaimed "spiritual home," Cape Cod, every summer.
—Laurin Ruby Stoler


  1. Photon Antibunching and Possible Ways to Observe It. D. Stoler in Phys. Rev. Lett. 33:1397 (1974).