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ID Quantique Offers Quantum Sensing Webinars

ID Quantique presents a new series of quantum sensing webinars based on “the quest for the perfect detector – single-photon detection solutions and applications”. Since Albert Einstein discovered the photon in 1905, the quantum nature of light has revolutionised how ultra-sensitive detectors could be imagined. This started a quest for the perfect detector that has … Continue reading

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Nanosecond Timestamping for Single-Photon-Counting Images

The Mantis3 is a single-photon-counting camera with nanosecond timestamping. The Mantis³ consists of a Timepix3-based visible light camera coupled to a Photonis CricketTM, which contains a high-end image intensifier. The TPX3Cam (produced by Amsterdam Scientific Instruments) is a high-rate, event-driven, timestamping camera. The attached CricketTM image intensifier enables single-photon sensitivity and offers a choice of … Continue reading

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ID281 Superconducting Nanowire System

The ID281 Superconducting Nanowire system is IDQ’s ultimate combination of high-performance single-photon detection, simple and robust cryogenics, best-in-class time-tagging and control electronics. Push the limit of your application to new heights with Swiss-made SNSPDs, combining high detection efficiency, low jitter, low noise and short recovery time. The detectors (from 2 up to 16) are integrated … Continue reading

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ID Quantique Launches ID Qube Series of Single-Photon Detectors

ID Quantique (IDQ) has launched the ID Qube Series, a compact and cost-effective series of modules for single-photon detection at telecom wavelengths. Modular and versatile, the ID Qube series is therefore a comprehensive range of detectors designed to meet the requirements of photon counting applications. Some of these applications include quantum communications & Quantum Key Distribution (QKD), … Continue reading

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ID Quantique Receives Impact Award from Unitec

Since its inception, the technology transfer office of the Université de Genève, Unitec, has demonstrated an instrumental role in transferring technologies from the laboratory towards the marketplace by working with start-up companies as well as existing companies in Switzerland, Europe and the rest of the world. On the occasion of its 20th anniversary, Unitec has awarded … Continue reading

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