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A readout for large arrays of microwave kinetic inductance detectors.

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Microwave kinetic inductance detectors (MKIDs) are superconducting detectors capable of counting single photons and measuring their energy in the UV, optical, and near-IR. MKIDs feature intrinsic frequency domain multiplexing (FDM) at microwave frequencies, allowing the construction and readout of large arrays. Due to the microwave FDM, MKIDs do not require the complex cryogenic multiplexing electronics used for similar detectors, such as transition edge sensors, but instead transfer this com...

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10.1063/1.3700812

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Physics
Sub department:
Astrophysics
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Journal:
Review of scientific instruments
Volume:
83
Issue:
4
Pages:
044702
Publication date:
2012-04-01
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EISSN:
1089-7623
ISSN:
0034-6748
Source identifiers:
362111
Language:
English
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pubs:362111
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uuid:3aab14ff-2cc1-4788-9339-e65ed6476a07
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pubs:362111
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2013-11-16

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