We present the current state-of-the art of single-photon detection in quantum optics using high-efficiency superconducting single photon detectors, the implementation of highefficiency sources and the measurement of large photon number squeezing in waveguides.
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Optics InfoBase Conference Papers
Gerrits, T., Magana-Loaiza, O., Shalm, K., Lita, A., Verma, V., Nam, S., Harder, G., Bartley, T., & Silberhorn, C. (2017). Utilizing optical transition edge sensors and superconducting nanowire single photon detectors in quantum optics. Optics InfoBase Conference Papers, Part F43-CLEO_AT 2017 https://doi.org/10.1364/CLEO_AT.2017.JM4E.4