Photon correlation studies of single GaN quantum dots

@article{Santori2005PhotonCS,
  title={Photon correlation studies of single GaN quantum dots},
  author={Charles M. Santori and Stephan Gotzinger and Yoshihisa Yamamoto and Satoshi Kako and Katsuyuki Hoshino and Yasuhiko Arakawa},
  journal={Applied Physics Letters},
  year={2005},
  volume={87},
  pages={051916}
}
We present measurements of the second-order coherence function on emission from single GaN quantum dots. In some cases a large degree of photon antibunching is observed, demonstrating isolation of a single quantum system. For a selected quantum dot, we study the dependence of photon antibunching on excitation power and temperature. Using pulsed excitation, we demonstrate an ultraviolet triggered single-photon source operating at a wavelength of 358nm. 

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