Close

Search

Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Buyers' Guide Photonics EDU Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Industrial Photonics Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook
More News
share
Email Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Comments

Princeton Lightwave Licenses Single-Photon Detector Technology

Photonics Spectra
Dec 2005
Princeton Lightwave of Cranbury, N.J., has licensed single-photon-detection technology from IBM Corp. of White Plains, N.Y. The detectors are a key component of quantum cryptography systems, which are being developed to enable secure communications in such areas as government and finance. They also have applications in scientific research and in optical and semiconductor test and measurement. The company will develop the technology by combining it with the InGaAs/InP avalanche photodiode that has been optimized for single-photon counting.

BusinessCommunicationslight speedPrinceton LightwaveSensors & Detectorssingle-photon-detection technology

Comments
Terms & Conditions Privacy Policy About Us Contact Us
back to top
Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2018 Photonics Media, 100 West St., Pittsfield, MA, 01201 USA, info@photonics.com

Photonics Media, Laurin Publishing
x Subscribe to Photonics Spectra magazine - FREE!
We use cookies to improve user experience and analyze our website traffic as stated in our Privacy Policy. By using this website, you agree to the use of cookies unless you have disabled them.