An extremely low-noise heralded single photon source: a breakthrough for quantum  Communication
G. Brida, I. P. Degiovanni, M. Genovese, F. Piacentini, P. Traina, A. Della Frera, A. Tosi,A. Bahgat Shehata,C. Scarcella,A. Gulinatti,M. Ghioni,S. V. Polyakov, A. Migdall, and A. Giudice.
Applied Phys. Lett. 101 (2012) 221112.
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Quantum characterization of superconducting photon counters
G. Brida, L. Ciavarella, I. Degiovanni, M. Genovese, L. Lolli, G. Mingolla, F. Piacentini, M. Rajteri, E.Taralli, M.Paris.
New J. Phys. 14 (2012) 085001 
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Ancilla-assisted calibration of a measuring apparatus
G. Brida, L. Ciavarella, I. P. Degiovanni, M. Genovese, A. Migdall, M. G. Mingolla, M.Paris, F. Piacentini, and S.Polyakov.
Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 253601 (2012)
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Photon number statistics of NV centre emission
W Schmunk, M Gramegna, G Brida, I P Degiovanni, M Genovese, H Hofer, S K\¨uck, L Lolli, M G A Paris, S Peters, M Rajteri,A M Racu, A Ruschhaupt, E Taralli, P Traina.
Metrologia 49 (2012) S156–S160. 

 

Singularities in ion trap nonlinear coherent states
M. Genovese, F. A. Raffa, M. Rasetti.
 Phys. Lett A 376 (2012) 330.

 

Experimental realization of Counterfactual Quantum Cryptography
G. Brida, A. Cavanna, I. P. Degiovanni, M. Genovese, P. Traina.
Laser Physics Letters 9 (2012) 247
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