4 August 2009 Optoelectronic mixing in NbN superconducting nanowire single photon detectors
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Proceedings Volume 7386, Photonics North 2009; 73861U (2009) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.844358
Event: Photonics North 2009, 2009, Quebec, Canada
Abstract
In this paper, we present our experimental results on the electrically pumped optoelectronic mixing effect exhibited in a niobium nitride (NbN) superconducting nanowire. The experimental setup in order to test the mixer has been reported in detail. This superconductive nanowire optoelectronic mixer demonstrates photodetection and mixing in an integrated manner. We have explored both effects under a great variety of external conditions, such as temperature and bias current, in order to seek potential ways toward quantum optoelectronic detection and mixing by such nanowire device.
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Zhizhong Yan, Zhizhong Yan, A. Hamed Majedi, A. Hamed Majedi, } "Optoelectronic mixing in NbN superconducting nanowire single photon detectors", Proc. SPIE 7386, Photonics North 2009, 73861U (4 August 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.844358; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.844358
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