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The Best Photon Detector Yet

Mario Paniccia, director of Intel’s Photonics Technology Lab, describes the company’s new silicon-based avalanche photodetector and explains the technical challenges involved in making it.

December 8, 2009

Mario Paniccia, director of Intel’s Photonics Technology Lab, describes the company’s new silicon-based avalanche photodetector and explains the technical challenges involved in making it.