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NIST Photon Detectors Have Record Efficiency
Release Date: 06/02/2005
Sensors that detect and count single photons, the smallest quantities of light, with 88 percent efficiency have been demonstrated by physicists at … more
Laser Applications Heat Up for Carbon Nanotubes
Release Date: 01/26/2005
Carbon nanotubes (left) are applied to a NIST-developed pyroelectric detector (right) that may improve thermal conductivity and resistance to … more