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NbN superconducting nanowire photon counters: magnetoconductivity and other detector properties


Engel, A; Bartolf, H; Gómez, L; Semenov, A; Il'in, K; Schilling, A; Hübers, H W; Siegel, M (2009). NbN superconducting nanowire photon counters: magnetoconductivity and other detector properties. AIP Conference Proceedings, 1185:76-79.

Abstract

We present an analysis of magnetoconductivity measurements on NbN thin films and nanostructures as they are used for superconducting nanowire single-photon detectors. Especially the temperature-dependence of the fluctuation conductivity near the zero-field transition temperature was studied in detail. Together with complementary measurements of the optical constants of NbN films with varying thickness, strategies for improving the absorptivity in NbN thin films are developed. ©2009 American Institute of Physics

Abstract

We present an analysis of magnetoconductivity measurements on NbN thin films and nanostructures as they are used for superconducting nanowire single-photon detectors. Especially the temperature-dependence of the fluctuation conductivity near the zero-field transition temperature was studied in detail. Together with complementary measurements of the optical constants of NbN films with varying thickness, strategies for improving the absorptivity in NbN thin films are developed. ©2009 American Institute of Physics

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Item Type:Journal Article, refereed, original work
Communities & Collections:07 Faculty of Science > Physics Institute
Dewey Decimal Classification:530 Physics
Language:English
Date:December 2009
Deposited On:23 Jan 2010 21:06
Last Modified:20 May 2016 06:59
Publisher:American Institute of Physics
ISSN:0094-243X
Free access at:Publisher DOI. An embargo period may apply.
Publisher DOI:https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3292452
Official URL:http://proceedings.aip.org/
Related URLs:http://opac.nebis.ch/F/?local_base=NEBIS&con_lng=GER&func=find-b&find_code=SYS&request=000025027 (Publisher)

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