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Toward quantum chips

January 9, 2015

Packing single-photon detectors on an optical chip is a crucial step toward quantum-computational circuits.

MIT-Photon-Detection-01.jpgOne of the researchers' new photon detectors, deposited athwart a light channel -- or "waveguide" (horizontal black band) -- on a silicon optical chip. Image courtesy of Nature Communications

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