International Workshop 2010: Final Program

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Wednesday, March 24, 2010 - Rosensäle, Fürstengraben 27, 07743 Jena

 

Official Kick-off ceremony of the research initiative PhoNa

11:00

Grußwörter / Greetings

Klaus Dicke
Rector Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena

Hans-Peter Hiepe
German Ministry of Education and Research

Dennys Klein
Thuringian Ministry for Education, Science, and Culture

11:30

Andreas Tünnermann
Spokesperson of the Cluster CoOPTICS, Fraunhofer Institut Jena

The importance of PhoNa for applied photonics research of the Jena region

11:45

Thomas Pertsch
Spokesperson of the Research Initiative PhoNa

PhoNa - an overview on the research initiative

 

International Workshop on Photonic Nanomaterials

 

Session chair: Andreas Tünnermann

12:00

Xiang Zhang
University of California at Berkeley, USA

Optical Metamaterials: 10 years after the first proposal

12:45

Lunch break and poster session

 

Session chair: Ulrich S. Schubert

14:00

Nikolay Zheludev
Optoelectronics Research Centre (ORC), University of Southampton, UK

Nanostructured photonic metamaterial at Southampton: recent results and future research directions

14:45

Michael Bockstaller
Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, USA

Mirroring nature: self-assembled polymeric structures - a versatile platform for photonic materials

15:30

Falk Lederer
Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Germany

Photonic metamaterial research at Jena - tailoring the properties of light

16:15

Coffee break and poster session

 

Session chair: Carsten Rockstuhl

17:00

Sven Burger, Frank Schmidt, and Lin Zschiedrich
Zuse Institute Berlin, Germany and JCMwave GmbH, Berlin, Germany

FEM simulation of resonances in low-Q cavities for plasmon lasers

17:15

Andrei Andryieuski, Radu Malureanu, and Andrei V. Lavrinenko
Department of Photonics Engineering, Technical University of Denmark

Wave propagation method as a characterization tool for chiral metamaterials

17:30

Johannes Kern, Swen Großmann, Jer-Shing Huang, Paolo Biagioni, and Bert Hecht
Experimental Physics, University of Würzburg, Germany

Dark-mode plasmonic nanorod cavity

17:45

Vassilios Yannopapas, Emmanuel Paspalakis, and Nikolay V. Vitanov
University of Patras, Greece and Sofia University, Bulgaria

Transparency, slow light and negative refractive index in an array of gold nanoparticles atop a guiding substrate

18:00

Olivier Martin
EPFL Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne

Plasmonic nano-antennas and their utilization to control light at the nanoscale

18:45

End of Wednesday's workshop program

19:15

Workshop dinner at Tower Restaurant Scala - Leutragraben 1, 07743 Jena (until approximately 22:30)

Thursday, March 25, 2010 - Rosensäle, Fürstengraben 27, 07743 Jena

 

Session chair: Thomas Pertsch

9:00

Philippe Lalanne
Institut d'Optique, CNRS, Université Paris Sud, France

Slow light transport in photonic-crystal waveguides

9:45

Ulrich S. Schubert
Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Germany

Perspectives of organic nanomaterials for photonics and nanotechnology

10:30

Mark Brongersma
Stanford University, USA

Plasmonic components employing extreme light concentration

11:15

Coffee break and poster session

 

Session chair: Falk Lederer

11:45

Romain Quidant
Institut de Ciències Fotòniques (ICFO), Barcelona, Spain

Perspectives of plasmonic nanostructures for biomedical applications

12:30

Costas Soukoulis
Iowa State University and Foundation for Research and Technology-Hellas (FORTH), Crete, Greece

Photonic metamaterials: challenges and opportunities

13:15

Lunch break

14:00

End of the workshop

  • Tours through the relevant research labs in Jena will be organized on Wednesday morning or Thursday afternoon.
  • Venue: Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Rosensäle, Fürstengraben 27, 07743 Jena
  • Posters should be put on display from Wednesday, 11:00 till Thursday, 14:00.

 

Poster contributions


P1

Hui Hu, Raimund Ricken, and Wolfgang Sohler

Applied Physics, Universität Paderborn, Germany

Lithium Niobate photonic wires

P2

Christian Helgert, Ekaterina Pshenay-Severin, Christoph Menzel, Jörg Petschulat, Carsten Rockstuhl, Ernst-Bernhard Kley, Falk Lederer, and Thomas Pertsch

Institute of Applied Physics, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
Institute of Condensed Matter Theory and Solid State Optics, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany

Experimental demonstration of nanostructured metamaterials in the optical regime

P3

Ying-Ying Yang, Ioachim Pupeza, Sarah L. Stebbings, Maxim Durach, Frederik Süßmann, Waldemar Schneider, Jan Kaster, O. Pronin, Zhen-Sheng Zhao, Xuan-Ming Duan, Mark I. Stockman, Ernst Fill, Matthias F. Kling, and Ferenc Krausz

Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics, Garching, Germany
Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Department of Physics and Astronomy, Georgia State University, Atlanta, USA

Tailored nanostructures for the generation of MHz attosecond XUV pulses

P4

Stephan Fahr, Thomas Paul, Stefan Mühlig, Carsten Rockstuhl, and Falk Lederer

Institute of Condensed Matter Theory and Solid State Optics, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany

Absorption enhancement in thin-film solar cells by nanophotonic structures

P5

Philipp Reichenbach, Andreas Hille, Stefan Grafström, and Lukas M. Eng

Institute of Applied Physics, Technische Universität Dresden, Germany

Second harmonic generation from plasmonic nanostructures: experiment and theory

P6

Joerg Petschulat, Arkadi Chipouline, Christoph Menzel, Carsten Rockstuhl, Andreas Tuennermann, Falk Lederer, and Thomas Pertsch

Institute of Applied Physics, Friedrich Schiller University Jena Germany
Institute of Condensed Matter Theory and Solid State Optics, Friedrich Schiller University Jena Germany

Multipole nonlinearity - an additional bulk effect for particular metamaterials

P7

Ioachim Pupeza, Ying-Ying Yang, O. Pronin, J. Kaster, Sarah L. Stebbings, Tino Eidam, Jens Limpert, Andreas Tünnermann, Ernst Fill, Matthias Kling, and Ferenc Krausz

Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics, Garching, Germany
Department of Physics, LMU, Garching
Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Friedrich Schiller Universität Jena

High harmonic generation in resonators and output-coupling by nanostructures

P8

Christoph Menzel, Carsten Rockstuhl, Stefan Mühlig, Thomas Paul, and Falk Lederer

Institute of Condensed Matter Theory and Solid State Optics, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany

Chirality as a bulk property retrieved from the dispersion relation

P9

Florian Schlütter, Martin D. Hager, Stephanie Hoeppener, Andreas Wild, and Ulrich S. Schubert

Institute of Organic Chemistry und Macromolecular Chemistry, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Germany

Rigid structures for the assembly of gold nanoparticles

P10

Jer-Shing Huang, Johannes Kern, Peter Geisler, Pia Weinman, Martin Kamp, Alfred Forchel, Jord Prangsma, Paolo Biagioni, and Bert Hecht

Wilhelm-Conrad-Röntgen-Center for Complex Material Systems, Universität Würzburg, Germany
CNISM - Dipartimento di Fisica, Politecnico di Milano, Italy

Mode imaging and selection in strongly coupled nanoantennas

P11

Jörg Reinhold, Thomas Paul, Christian Helgert, Jörg Petschulat, Carsten Rockstuhl, Ernst-Bernhard Kley, Falk Lederer, and Thomas Pertsch

Institute of Applied Physics, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
Institute of Condensed Matter Theory and Solid State Optics, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany

Enhancing nonlinear effects in lithium niobate exploiting plasmonic resonances in metallic nanostructures

P12

Dana Cialla, Jörg Petschulat, Uwe Hübner, Henrik Schneidewind, Matthias Zeisberger, Roland Matthias, Thomas Pertsch, Robert Möller, and Jürgen Popp

Institute of Physical Chemistry, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Germany
Institute of Applied Physics, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
Institute of Photonic Technology, Jena, Germany

Utilizing of anisotropic plasmonic arrays for analytics

P13

Thomas Paul, Shakeeb Bin Hasan, Carsten Rockstuhl and Falk Lederer

Institute of Condensed Matter Theory and Solid State Optics, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany

Enhanced second and third harmonic generation using plasmonic metamaterials

P14

Benny Walther, Carsten Rockstuhl, and Thomas Pertsch

Institute of Applied Physics, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
Institute of Condensed Matter Theory and Solid State Optics, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany

Diffractive optical elements using metamaterials

P15

Ondrej Stranik, Andrea Steinbrück, Andrea Csáki, and Wolfgang Fritzsche

Institute of Photonic Technology, Jena, Germany

Sensoric potential of gold-silver core-shell nanoparticles

P16

Claudia Pacholski and Joachim Spatz

Max Planck Institute for Metals Research, Stuttgart, Germany

Fabrication of photonic nanomaterials using self-assembly strategies

P17

Thomas Paul, Christoph Menzel, Stefan Fahr, Stefan Mühlig, Carsten Rockstuhl, and Falk Lederer

Institute of Condensed Matter Theory and Solid State Optics, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany

Anomalous diffraction and refraction in negative-index metamaterials

P18

Carsten Schmidt, Lev I. Deych, Arkadi Chipouline, Thomas Käsebier, Ernst-Bernhard Kley, Andreas Tünnermann, and Thomas Pertsch

Institute of Applied Physics, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
Queens College of the City University of New York, USA

Spectral characteristics of coupled disk microresonators

P19

Philipp Graf, Alexandre Mantion, Andreas F. Thünemann, Andreas Taubert

Department of Chemistry, University of Basel, Switzerland
BAM Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing, Berlin, Germany
Institute of Chemistry, University of Potsdam, Golm, Germany
Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Golm, Germany

Peptide-coated silver nanoparticles as new building-blocks for the creation of photonic crystals

P20

Dmitry Kazantsev

Institute of Applied Physics, Friedrich Schiller University Jena Germany

Surface polariton excitation in the subwavelength structures: ASNOM as a tool of observation

P21

Ekaterina Pshenay-Severin, Matthias Falkner, Frank Setzpfandt, Christian Helgert, Uwe Hübner, Christoph Menzel, Arkadi Chipouline, Carsten Rockstuhl, Ernst-Bernhard Kley, Andreas Tünnermann, Falk Lederer, and Thomas Pertsch

Institute of Applied Physics, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
Institute of Condensed Matter Theory and Solid State Optics, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany

Direct experimental optical characterization of metamaterials

P22

Stephanie Hoeppener, Nicole Herzer, Tamara Druzhinina, and Ulrich S. Schubert

Institute of Organic Chemistry und Macromolecular Chemistry, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Germany

Scanning electrochemical oxidation lithography for prototyping photonic nanostructures

P23

Angela Klein, Norik Janunts, Severine Diziain, and Thomas Pertsch

Institute of Applied Physics, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany

Scanning near-field optical microscopy - applications in physics and in biology

P24

Frank Schrempel, Thomas Gischkat, Holger Hartung, Ernst-Bernhard Kley, Andreas Tünnermann, and Werner Wesch

Institute of Applied Physics, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
Institute of Solid State Physics, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany

Micro- and nano-patterning of lithium niobate

P25

Falk Eilenberger, C. Martijn de Sterke, and Benjamin J. Eggleton

Institute of Applied Physics, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
CUDOS, Institute of Photonics and Optical Science (IPOS), School of Physics, University of Sydney, Australia

Soliton mediated optical quantization of transmission in Bragg-gratings

P26

Norik Janunts, Khachatur Nerkararyan, and Thomas Pertsch

Institute of Applied Physics, Friedrich Schiller University Jena Germany
Department of Radiophysics, Yerevan State University, Yerevan, Armenia

Field enhancement in metallic nanostructures due to surface plamon superfocusing and Hankel plasmon excitation

P27

Thomas Kaiser, Christian Helgert, Carsten Rockstuhl, Falk Lederer, Michael Arens, and Thomas Pertsch

Institute of Applied Physics, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
Institute of Condensed Matter Theory and Solid State Optics, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
Sentech Instruments GmbH, Berlin, Germany

Metamaterials in waveguide geometries

P28

René Kullock, William R. Hendren, Markas Sudzius, Andreas Hille, Stefan Grafström, Paul R. Evans, Robert J. Pollard, Ron Atkinson, and Lukas M. Eng

Institute of Applied Photophysics, Technische Universität Dresden, Germany
Centre for Nanostructured Media, IRCEP, The Queen's University of Belfast, UK

Surface plasmons in metallic nanorod arrays: polarization conversion and femtosecond spectroscopy