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Optoelectronics: Fast silicon photodiodes

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How much internet traffic did you generate today? Perhaps more than you realise given the increasing popularity of streaming audio or video content, “cloud” data storage, and social media. It is estimated that approximately 1 zettabyte (1021 bytes) of internet traffic was transmitted globally last year,1 which is the equivalent of about 360MB per day per person in the world. Much of the long distance, high volume internet traffic is transmitted via near infrared (NIR) light through optical fi...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1038/nphoton.2017.58

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Physics
Sub department:
Condensed Matter Physics
Oxford college:
Corpus Christi College
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Nature Publishing Group Publisher's website
Journal:
Nature Photonics Journal website
Volume:
11
Issue:
5
Pages:
268-269
Publication date:
2017-04-28
Acceptance date:
2017-03-30
DOI:
EISSN:
1749-4893
ISSN:
1749-4885
Source identifiers:
697119
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pubs:697119
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uuid:d91896f3-f5a3-4e5b-a781-4ab84cfdf75a
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pubs:697119
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2018-06-02

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