We present our recent developments of Microwave Kinetic Inductance Detectors (MKIDs) for phonon and photon detections. Cooper-pair breaking caused by deposited energy of phonons or photons changes the kinetic inductance of a resonator formed with a thin superconducting metal layer. The detection principle of the MKIDs enables us to have a frequency-domain multiplexing. We have developed an array of Lumped Element KID resonators for the detections of phonons from the substrate and visible light photons.
|Journal||Proceedings of Science|
|Publication status||Published - 2014|
|Event||3rd Technology and Instrumentation in Particle Physics Conference, TIPP 2014 - Amsterdam, Netherlands|
Duration: Jun 2 2014 → Jun 6 2014
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