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Single Photon Detection Using Frequency Up-conversion with Pulse Pumping

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Author(s)

Lijun Ma, Oliver T. Slattery, Xiao Tang

Abstract

This chapter delivers a general overview of the theoretical and experimental results of single photon up-conversion detectors with pulse pumping. After a brief introduction, we provide a detailed coverage of several key applications of up-conversion detectors with pulse pumping, such as noise reduction in quantum key distribution system, femtosecond optical sampling, and system data transmission rate increased by the multi-wavelength pulse pumping.
Citation
Photodiodes
Issue
ISBN 978-953-307-277-7
Publisher Info
INTECH, Rijeka, -1

Citation

Ma, L. , Slattery, O. and Tang, X. (2011), Single Photon Detection Using Frequency Up-conversion with Pulse Pumping, Photodiodes, INTECH, Rijeka, -1, [online], https://tsapps.nist.gov/publication/get_pdf.cfm?pub_id=908248 (Accessed April 14, 2024)
Created August 31, 2011, Updated October 12, 2021