We investigate the limits on detection speed for single-photon detectors based on photoconductive gain. We outline how to apply this approach to a quantum dot, optically gated, field-effect transistor photodetector.
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M. Rowe, G. M. Salley, E. J. Gansen, S. M. Etzel, S. W. Nam, and R. P. Mirin, "Detection Speeds for Single-Photon Detectors Based on Photoconductive Gain," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/International Quantum Electronics Conference, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2009), paper ITuM3.
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