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Recent Advances in Solid-State Single Photon Detectors



Danna Rosenberg, Sae Woo Nam, Richard Mirin, Philip A. Hiskett, Jane E. Nordholt


This paper reviews recent advances in the detection of single photons at visible and near-infrared wavelengths, focusing on detectors based on superconducting and semiconducting technologies.
Proceedings Title
Tech. Dig., Conf. on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO)
Conference Dates
May 21-26, 2006
Conference Location
Long Beach, CA, USA
Conference Title
Annual Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO ) and the Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS )


photodetectors, quantum detectors


Rosenberg, D. , Nam, S. , Mirin, R. , Hiskett, P. and Nordholt, J. (2006), Recent Advances in Solid-State Single Photon Detectors, Tech. Dig., Conf. on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), Long Beach, CA, USA, [online], (Accessed May 28, 2024)


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Created May 20, 2006, Updated October 12, 2021