A new picture of inhomogeneities in nanowire superconducting single photon detectors

Rosalinda Gaudio, Koen Op T Hoog, Zili Zhou, Dondu Sahin, Andrea Fiore

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Abstract

We introduced, characterized and modeled a simple nanodetector to investigate the efficiency and yield limitations of NbN superconducting single photon detectors. These crucial issues are related to the detectors strongly inhomogeneous nature at the nanoscale.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2014 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO 2014)
Subtitle of host publicationProceedings of a meeting held 8-13 June 2014, San Jose, California, USA
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Number of pages2
ISBN (Print)9781479953356
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2015
Event2014 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2014 - San Jose, United States
Duration: 8 Jun 201413 Jun 2014

Publication series

NameProceedings of the Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) - Laser Science to Photonic Applications
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
ISSN (Print)2160-8989

Conference

Conference2014 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2014
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose
Period8/06/1413/06/14

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