Archives for category: Publications

P. Sibson et al. Chip-based quantum key distribution Nature Communications 8 13984 (2017)

Our work in collaboration with the University of Bristol (UK) and NICT (Japan)

Link to Open Access paper

Nat Comms


T. Yamashita et al. Superconducting nanowire single photon detectors with non-periodic dielectric multilayers Scientific Reports 6 35240 (2016)

Our work in collaboration with NICT (Japan)

Link to Open Access paper


M. M. Kim et al. A Comparison of Singlet Oxygen Explicit Dosimetry (SOED) and Singlet Oxygen Luminescence Dosimetry (SOLD) for Photofrin-Mediated Photodynamic Therapy Cancers 8 (12) 109 (2016)

Our work in collaboration with the University of Pennsylvania (USA), Ontario Cancer Institute, Toronto (Canada) and Heriot-Watt University (UK)

Link to Open Access Paper


R. Al-Khuzheyri et al. Resonance fluorescence from a telecom wavelength quantum dot Applied Physics Letters 109 163104 (2016)

Our work in collaboration with Heriot-Watt University, University of Cambridge and Toshiba Research Europe (UK)

Link to Open Access paper


Our work with University of Basel, Switzerland and NICT, Japan is just published in the Journal of Applied Physics:

Heath et al. A tunable fiber-coupled optical cavity for agile enhancement of detector absorption Journal of Applied Physics 120 113101 (2016)

Journal of Applied Physics Paper


Our work with the University of Cambridge is published in the latest issue  of Optics Express:

Li et al. Nano-optical single-photon response mapping of waveguide integrated molybdenum silicide (MoSi) superconducting nanowires Optics Express 24 (13) 13931 (2016)

Open Access Paper


Work in collaboration with the University of Bristol

J. Wang et al. Quantum photonic interconnect by path-polarization interconversion Optica 3 (4) 407 (2016)

Open Access Paper


Superconducting Devices in Quantum Optics

Book cover hi res

Just published as part of the Springer Quantum Science and Technology Series

Link to Book

Our work with CNR Naples

A. Casaburi et al. ‘Experimental evidence of photoinduced vortex crossing in current carrying superconducting strips’ Physical Review B 92 214512 (2015)

Physical Review B paper


Our work with colleagues at the University of Glasgow

R. S. Aspden et al. ‘Photon sparse microscopy: visible light imaging with infrared illuminationOptica 2 1049 (2015)

Optica paper

Optica paper


Our work in collaboration with Stanford University

L. Yu et al.Two-photon interference at telecom wavelengths for time-bin-encoded single photons from quantum dot spin qubits’ Nature Communications 6 8955 (2015)

Nature Communications paper

nat comms

Our work in collaboration with the University of Cambridge

D. Bosworth et al. ‘Amorphous molybedenum silicon amorphous superconducting thin films AIP Advances 5 087106 (2015)

AIP Advances paper

AIP advances

Our work in collaboration with NICT, Kobe, Japan and Imperial College London has appeared in the leading nanotechnology journal Nano Letters.


R. M. Heath et al. ‘Nanoantenna enhancement for telecom wavelength single-photon detectors’ Nano Letters 15 (2) 819 (2015) DOI: 10.1021/nl503055a

Journal Article

ArXiv Preprint