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1. Can a photon state be written as

|ψ> = [cos(θ) sin(θ) exp(i*ø)] in column vector form

2. When a general photon state|ψ> = [cos(θ) sin(θ) exp(i*ø)] passes through a linear polarizer [1 0; 0 0] we get [cos(θ) 0] at the output but not [1 0] as is usually found in text book

thanks

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