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Highly sensitive and frequency-tunable THz detector using carbon nanotube quantum dots

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5 Author(s)
Yukio Kawano ; Advanced Device Laboratory, RIKEN, 2-1 Hirosawa, Wako, Saitama 351-0198, Japan ; Tomoko Fuse ; Seiko Toyokawa ; Takeo Uchida
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We have developed a new type of THz detector using carbon nanotube quantum dots. We found that THz illumination generates new-side currents, whose peak position linearly depends on the THz-photon energy. This observation leads to highly sensitive and frequency-tunable detection of THz photons.

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2008 33rd International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter and Terahertz Waves

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15-19 Sept. 2008