VLPC


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VLPCVisible Light Photon Counter
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The VLPC is a solid state device that makes use of avalanches across a shallow impurity conduction band in silicon.
The VLPC also featured noise-free avalanche multiplication and narrow pulse height distribution for single photon detection events; therefore, we investigated the simultaneous multi-photon detection capability using twin photons generated by parametric down-conversion.