The main types of the modern photo detectors applied to single photon registration are analyzed. It is offered to use silicon photomultipliers for production of multi-channel optoelectronic systems with the single photon resolution.
arXiv: Physics::Instrumentation and DetectorsPhysics::Optics
free text keywords: silicon photomultiplier, avalanche photo diode, single photon resolution, Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General), TA1-2040