Compact high quantum efficiency single photon detector in the ultraviolet wavelengths

TitleCompact high quantum efficiency single photon detector in the ultraviolet wavelengths
Publication TypeConference Paper
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsKS McKay, F Lu, J Kim, and HH Hogue
Conference NameOptics Infobase Conference Papers
Date Published01/2007
Abstract

We demonstrate a high quantum efficiency single photon detector with operating wavelength extended into the ultraviolet range (250nm-1μm). Quantum efficiency of 6% is demonstrated at 300 nm, with estimated internal efficiency of 24%. © 2007 Optical Society of America.

DOI10.1364/fio.2007.jtub4