Poster Session

The SPW 2015 poster session had over 70 excellent posters.

Detectors

Poster Number Title and Authors
1 Fano fluctuations in superconducting nanowire single photon detectors
Alexander Kozorezov, Colin Lambert, Francesco Marsili, Martin Stevens, Varun Verma, J. Stern, Robert Horansky, Shelley Dyer, Matthew Shaw, Richard Mirin and Sae Woo Nam.
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2 Spectral Characterization of Single-Photon Timing Resolution of Silicon Photomultipliers for Broadband Time-Domain Diffuse Spectroscopy
Edoardo Martinenghi, Alberto Dalla Mora, Davide Contini, Andrea Farina, Alessandro Torricelli and Antonio Pifferi.
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3 InGaAs/InAlAs Single Photon Avalanche Diode at 1550 nm
Xiao Meng, Shiyu Xie, Xinxin Zhou, Chee Hing Tan and Jo Shien Ng. 
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4 Si single photon avalanche photodiode for radiation thermometry
Xinxin Zhou, Xiao Meng and Chee Hing Tan. 
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5 Resonant nanoantenna-coupled superconducting nanowires for infrared single-photon detection
Robert Heath, Michael Tanner, Tim Drysdale, Shigehito Miki, Vincenzo Giannini, Stefan Maier and Robert Hadfield. 
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6 Photon-Number-Resolving Detectors Characterization: Recent Efforts at INRIM
Fabrizio Piacentini. 
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7 High-performance superconducting nanowire single-photon detectors: metrology and application to quantum teleportation
Shellee Dyer, Hiroki Takesue, Martin Stevens, Varun Verma, Robert Horansky, Rich Mirin and Sae Woo Nam. 
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8 Superconducting Nanowire Detectors Based on MgB2
Angel Velasco, Daniel Cunnane, Ryan Briggs, Andrew Beyer, Matthew Shaw, Boris Karasik, Matthaeus Wolak, Naresh Acharya, Xiao Xing Xi and Francesco Marsili. 
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9 A Single-photon Counting X-ray Thermoelectric Detector
Astghik Kuzanyan, Armen Kuzanyan and Vahan Nikoghosyan.
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10 UV to IR Photon Detection Using Thermoelectric Sensor
Astghik Kuzanyan, Armen Kuzanyan and Vahan Nikoghosyan. 
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11 Multi-element superconducting nanowire single-photon detector system with >80% system detection efficiency
Juying Shang, Matthew Ostiguy and Vikas Anant. 
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12 Measurement and modeling of the nonlinearity of avalanche single photon detectors and photovoltaic photodiodes
Thomas Kauten, Benedikt Pressl, Robert Keil, Thomas Kaufmann and Gregor Weihs. 
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13 Characterization of multi pixel NbTiN Superconducting Nanowire Single Photon Detectors
Shigehito Miki, Taro Yamashita and Hirotaka Terai. 
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14 Flexible optical design and characterization of superconducting nanowire single-photon detectors with dielectric multilayer
Taro Yamashita, Shigehito Miki and Hirotaka Terai. 
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15 Measurement of the quantum detection homogeneity of Si-SPAD detectors
Marco A. López O., Klodian Dhoska, Helmuth Hofer, Beatrice Rodiek and Stefan Kück. 
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16 New routing electronics for high performance TCSPC with SPAD arrays
Pietro Peronio, Giulia Acconcia, Ivan Rech and Massimo Ghioni. 
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17 Near-unity efficiency using superconducting-nanowire single photon detectors: microcavity vs. waveguide
Luca Redaelli, Eva Monroy, Valéry Zwiller and Jean-Michel Gérard. 
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18 Cost-Effective High-Performance Single-Photon Detection System
Davide Tamborini, Mauro Buttafava, Alessandro Ruggeri, Gianluca Boso, Alberto Tosi and Franco Zappa. 
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19 Afterpulsing reduction for InGaAs/InP SPAD with integrated diffused resistor
Mirko Sanzaro, Niccolò Calandri, Alessandro Ruggeri, Fabio Acerbi and Alberto Tosi. 
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20 New insights into the detection mechanism in superconducting nanowire single-photon detectors
Andreas Engel, Jelmer Renema and Andreas Schilling.
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21 Low-noise single-photon detector for long-distance free-space quantum communication
Elena Anisimova, Dmitri Nikulov, Simeng Simone Hu, Mark Bourgon, Rupert Ursin, Thomas Jennewein and Vadim Makarov
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22 SPICE Model of Superconducting Nanowire Single-Photon Detectors
K. K. Berggren, Q. Zhao, N. Abebe, M. Chen, A. McCaughan, P. Ravindran, J. C. Bardin
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23 Detection mechanism in WSi superconducting single photon detectors
R. Gaudio, J. J. Renema, Z. Zhou, V. B. Verma, A. E. Lita, J. Shainline, M. J. Stevens, R. P. Mirin, S. W. Nam, Michiel J.A. de Dood, Martin P. van Exter and A. Fiore
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24 Towards Room Temperature Single Photon Infrared Hybrid Organic-Nanocrystal Detector
A. Neubauer, S. Yochelis, Y.Amit, U. Banin and Y. Paltiel
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25 Low afterpulse probabilities measured at single-photon count rates above 10^8/s in a high efficiency harmonic subtraction system
J.C. Bienfang, A. Restelli
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26 Comparison of NbN and NbC materials for SSPD
A. Korneev, Yu. Korneeva, M. Sidorova, A. Semenov, S.I.Krasnosvobodtsev, G. Chulkova, G. Goltsman
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27 Single- and Multi-photon detection at telecom wavelengths using waveguide-integrated superconducting nanowires
S. Ferrari, O. Kahl, V. Kovalyuk, G.N. Goltsman, A. Korneev, W.H.P. Pernice
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28 Gated Silicon Avalanche Photodiode With 85% Single-Photon Detection Efficiency
A. Tada, N. Namekata, and S. Inoue
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29 Photon detectors based on High Tc Superconductors
Cheryl Feuillet-Palma, Nicolas Bergeal and Jérôme Lesueur
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73 Progress in Silicon Photomultiplier and Applications
N. D’Ascenzo, V. Saveliev
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74 A large area SiPM for the detection of single UV photons in ground-based gamma-ray astronomy
D. della Volpe, Y. Favre, M. Heller, T. Montaruli, M. Rameez, E. J. Schioppa, I. Troyano Pujadas
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Sources

Poster Number Title and Authors
30 Generating Narrow-Band Single Photon Pairs Suitable for Quantum Memories
Markus Rambach, Till J. Weinhold and Andrew G. White. 
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31 Quantum dot size dependent energy and electron transfer between QDs and Phthalocyanine
Maedeh Arvani, Kirsi Virkki, Alexander Efimov, Donald Lupo and Nikolai Tkachenko. 
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32 Narrow source of greatly non-degenerate correlated photon pairs from singly resonant cavity
Oliver Slattery, Lijun Ma and Xiao Tang. 
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33 High dynamic range, nearly-background-free, phase-preserving parametric up-conversion
Yu-Hsiang Cheng, Tim Thomay, Glenn Solomon, Alan Migdall and Sergey Polyakov. 
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34 Photon frequency correlations in lossy χ(2) waveguides
Lukas Helt and Michael Steel. 
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35 Experimental Generation of Deterministic Entangled Photon Pairs of Telecom Wavelength
Geng Chen, Yang Zou, Jian-Shun Tang, Chuan-Feng Li, Yong-Jian Han and Guang-Can Guo. 
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36 High-heralding-efficiency sources of pure, frequency-unentangled telecom photon pairs
Geoff Pryde, Morgan Weston, Sabine Wollmann, Helen Chrzanowski and Sergei Slussarenko. 
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37 Investigation of Frequency Changes on Single Photon Emitted from Nitrogen Vacancy Defects in diamond
Azadeh Ahmadian and Rasoul Malekfar. 
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38 Organic dye molecule photon emission coupled to waveguides and cavities
Alex Clark, Kyle Major, Samuele Grandi, Claudio Polisseni, Yu Hung Lien, Jaesuk Hwang and Edward Hinds. 
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39 Metrology of quantum communication: a predictable light source and method for calibrating single photon detectors
Aigar Vaigu, Chris Chunnilall, Toomas Kübarsepp, Geiland Porrovecchio, Mikko Merimaa, Erkki Ikonen and Farshid Manoocheri. 
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40 Development of a Heralded Single Photon Source using Periodically Poled Lithium Niobate Waveguide Technology
Lee Oesterling, Fernando Monteiro, Sean Krupa, David Nippa, Eric Stinaff, Bruno Sanguinetti, Hugo Zbinden and Rob Thew. 
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41 Spatial and spectral analysis of Type-0 downconversion in bulk PPLN
Aimee Gunther, Piotr Kolenderski, Marta Palucka and Thomas Jennewein. 
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42 Double Scanning Confocal Microscope for the characterization of single-photon emitters
B. Rodiek, M. López, H. Hofer, K. Dhoska, S. Kück
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43 Nonclassical photon pairs generated from warm ensemble via spontaneous four wave mixing in a ladder-type atomic system
Y.-S. Lee and H. S. Moon
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44 Hong-Ou-Mandel Interference with a Quantum Dot Single Photon Source and a Laser at Telecom Wavelength
J. Huwer, M. Felle, R. M. Stevenson, J. Skiba-Szymanska, M. B. Ward, I. Farrer, R. V. Penty, D. A. Ritchie and A. J. Shields
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45 Integrated-photonic heralded NOON-state source
P. Vergyris, T. Meany, T. Lunghi, J. Downes, M. J. Steel, M. J. Withford,O. Alibart, and S. Tanzilli
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46 Engineering time-frequency properties of photon pairs with a tranversally pumped semiconductor source
G. Boucher, T. Douce, A. Eckstein, A. Lemaître, I. Favero, G. Leo, T. Coudreau, P. Milman and S. Ducci
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71 Characterizing and interfacing single photons from single quantum dots
Glenn Solomon
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72
Integrated AlGaAs Source of Highly Indistinguishable and Energy-Time Entangled Photons
C. Autebert, N. Bruno, A. Martin, A. Lemaitre, C. Gomez, I. Favero, G. Leo, H. Zbinden and S. Ducci
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Best poster prize

Applications and Metrology

Poster Number Title and Authors
47 Can four-wave mixing be pumped by a single photon?
Evan Meyer-Scott, Audrey Dot, Raja Ahmad, Lizhu Li, Martin Rochette and Thomas Jennewein. 
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48 Small Photon-Entangling Quantum System (SPEQS) pathfinder test results
Tang Zhongkan Xavier, Ling Alexander, Chandrasekara Rakhitha and Cliff Cheng. 
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49 Indoor demonstration of optical two-way time transfer link
Josef Blazej, Pavel Linhart and Ivan Prochazka. 
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50 Quantum secret sharing via spatial multiplexing of entangled twin beams
Travis Horrom, Prasoon Gupta, Brian Anderson, Ryan Glasser and Paul Lett. 
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51 Verification of Calibration Methods for Determining Photon-Counting Detection Efficiency using Superconducting Nano-Wire Single Photon Detectors
Ingmar Müller, Robert Horansky, John Lehman, Sae Woo Nam, Igor Vayshenker, Lutz Werner and Malcolm White.
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52 Verification of a Synchrotron Radiation based Calibration Method for Comparing the Photon-Counting Detection Efficiency determined by PTB and NIST using Nano-wire Single Photon Detectors
Ingmar Müller, Roman Klein, Sae Woo Nam and Lutz Werner.
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53 Quantum memory for multiple single-photon pulses emitted from a quantum dot in a sandwich-like solid
Jian-Shun Tang, Zong-Quan Zhou, Yi-Tao Wang, Chuan-Feng Li and Guang-Can Guo. 
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54 Discorrelated quantum states
Tim Bartley, Krister Shalm and Evan Meyer-Scott. 
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55 Quantum Spectroscopy
Anna Paterova, Leonid Krivitskiy and Dmitry Kalashnikov. 
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56 A Self­-Testing Quantum Random Number Generator
Tommaso Lunghi, Jonatan Bohr Brask, Charles Ci Wen Lim, Quentin Lavigne, Joseph Bowles, Anthony Martin, Hugo Zbinden and Nicolas Brunner. 
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57 High-accuracy measurement of the detection efficiency of Si-SPAD detectors using double attenuator technique
Marco A. López O., Klodian Dhoska and Stefan Kück. 
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58 Revealing Genuine Optical-Path Entanglement
Fernando Monteiro, Valentina Caprara Vivoli, Thiago Guerreiro, Anthony Martin, Jean-Daniel Bancal, Hugo Zbinden, Robert Thew and Nicolas Sangouard. 
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59 Non-locality of entangled qudits pairs
Sacha Schwarz, Bänz Bessire, Alberto Montina, Stefan Wolf and André Stefanov. 
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60 The European SIQUTE-project – current status towards the realization of single-photon sources for quantum technologies
Stefan Kück. 
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61 Quantum non-­Gaussian Depth of Single­-Photon States
Ivo Straka, Ana Predojević, Tobias Huber, Lukáš Lachman, Lorenz Butschek, Martina Miková, Michal Mičuda, Glenn S. Solomon, Gregor Weihs, Miroslav Ježek and Radim Filip.
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62 Progress in the Certification of Quantum Technologies
Mathilde Soucarros, Nino Walenta, Dario Caselunghe, Mathias Domergue, Michael Hagerman, Don Hayford, Raphaël Houlman, Matthieu Legré, Todd McCandlish, Jean-Benoît Page, Damien Stucki and Richard Wolterman. 
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63 Single-Photon Time-of-Flight camera for 3D ranging and TCSPC
Rudi Lussana, Federica Villa, Simone Tisa, Alberto Dalla Mora, Davide Contini, Alberto Tosi and Franco Zappa. 
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64 Gphotons/s TCSPC with XOR Digital Silicon Photomultipliers
Salvatore Gnecchi, Neale A.W. Dutton and Robert K. Henderson. 
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65 Falsifying Local Realism
Krister Shalm, Yanbao Zhang, Peter Bierhorst, Kevin Coakley, Scott Glancy, Sae Woo Nam and Emanuel Knill. 
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66 Precision measurements of system detection efficiency for high efficiency superconducting detectors
Sae Woo Nam, Brice Calkins, Shellee Dyer, Robert Horansky, Adriana Lita, Varun Verma and Igor Vayshenker. 
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67 A proposal for absolute calibration of a single photon counting detector
Thomas Gerrits. 
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68 A multiplexed light-matter interface for fibre-based quantum networks
E. Saglamyurek, M. Grimau Puigibert, Q. Zhou, L. Giner, F. Marsili, V.B. Verma, S.W. Nam, L. Oesterling, D. Nippa, D. Oblak, and W. Tittel
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69 Digital Delay Quantum Memory
P. G. Kwiat, M. Victora, J. J. Wong, B. G. Christensen
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70 Storage of hyperentanglement in a solid-state quantum memory
A. Tiranov, J. Lavoie, A. Ferrier, P. Goldner, V. B. Verma, S. W. Nam, R. Mirin, A. E. Lita, F. Marsili, H. Herrmann, C. Silberhorn, N. Gisin, M. Afzelius, F. Bussières
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