Abstract

We measure a peak system detection efficiency (SDE) of 87.7 ± 0.5 % and a polarization dependence of less than 2 % using vertically-stacked superconducting nanowire single-photon detectors connected electrically in parallel.

© 2013 Optical Society of America

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