Scientific Results

Single Photon Detectors’s Timing-Jitter Quantum Description

Year: 2019

Authors: Gouzien E., Fedrici B., Zavatta A., Tanzilli S., D’Auria V.

Autors Affiliation: Univ Cote Azur, Inst Phys Nice INPHYNI, CNRS, UMR 7010, Parc Valrose, F-06108 Nice 2, France; CNR, INO, Largo Enrico Fermi 6, I-50125 Florence, Italy; Univ Firenze, LENS, I-50019 Florence, Italy; Univ Firenze, Dept Phys, I-50019 Florence, Italy

Abstract: We model single photon detectors by explicitly taking into account their timing-jitter, finite efficiency and dead-time effects. Our model represents the first operational and full description of temporal limitations of those detectors. (C) 2019 The Author(s)

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KeyWords: detectors