New paper with Luca Sapienza’s group published in ACS Photonics: Anderson Localization of Visible Light on a Nanophotonic Chip

New paper with Luca Sapienza’s group published in ACS Photonics: Tom Crane, Oliver Joe Trojak, Juan Pablo Vasco, Stephen Hughes, and Luca Sapienza, Anderson Localization of Visible Light on a Nanophotonic Chip, ACS Photonics (2017). A great example of how disorder can help improve complex nanophotonics designs.

Chris’s phonon paper on biexciton-exciton STIRAP single photons published in Physical Review B

New paper on the phonon limits to producing quantum dot single photon source using STIRAP published in Physical Review B: Chris Gustin, Stephen Hughes, Influence of electron-phonon scattering for an on-demand quantum dot single-photon source using cavity-assisted adiabatic passage, Phys Rev B 96, 085305 (2017). (e-print: arXiv:1706.07521)

New paper with Jeff Young’s group (UBC) and Lumerical Solutions published in Physical Review A

New paper with Jeff Young’s group and Lumerical on FDTD modelling of radiatively damped oscillators in a self-consistent way published in Physical Review A: Ellen Schelew, Rong-Chun Ge and Stephen Hughes, James Pond, Jeff F. Young, Self-consistent numerical modelling of radiatively damped Lorentz oscillators, Phys. Rev. A 95, 063853 (2017).

Nishan’s paper on coupling disorder and nonlinear optics in photonic crystal waveguides published in Physical Review Letters!

Nishan’s paper published in Physical Review Letters: N Mann and S. Hughes, Soliton Pulse Propagation in the Presence of Disorder-Induced Multiple Scattering in Photonic Crystal Waveguides (e-print: arXiv:1608.08281). This paper introduces a new coupled mode theory to treat disorder and nonlinear optics on an equal footing, sucessfully connecting to a number of emerging (and past) experiments in …