Near-optimal single-photon sources in the solid state

  title={Near-optimal single-photon sources in the solid state},
  author={Niccolo Somaschi and V Giesz and Lorenzo de Santis and J C Loredo and M. P. Almeida and Gaston Hornecker and Simone Luca Portalupi and Thomas Grange and C. Anton and Justin Demory and Carmen G{\'o}mez and Isabelle Sagnes and Norberto Daniel Lanzillotti Kimura and Aristide Lema{\^i}tre and Alexia Auff{\`e}ves and A. G. White and Lo{\"i}c Lanco and Pascale Senellart},
  journal={Nature Photonics},
A single photon with near-unity indistinguishability is generated from quantum dots in electrically controlled cavity structures. The cavity allows for efficient photon collection while application of an electrical bias cancels charge noise effects. 

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