Group publication list

Alexander M. Akulshin, Russell J. McLean, Eugeniy E. Mikhailov, Irina Novikova, "Distinguishing nonlinear processes in atomic media via orbital angular momentum transfer," Optics Letters 40, 1109-1112 (2015).

E. Radue, L. Wang, S.Kittiwatanakul, J. Lu, S.A. Wolf, E. Rossi, R.A. Lukaszew, I. Novikova, "Substrate-induced microstructure effects on the dynamics of the photo-induced Metal-insulator transition in VO2 thin films" Journal of Optics 17, 025503 (2015).

E.E. Mikhailov, J. Evans, D. Budker, S.M. Rochester, and I. Novikova, "Four-wave mixing in a ring cavity," Optical Engineering 53, 102709 (2014).

G. Romanov, T. Horrom, I. Novikova, E.E. Mikhailov, " Propagation of a squeezed optical field in a medium with superluminal group velocity," Optics Letters 39, 1093-1096 (2014).

L. Wang, I. Novikova, J. M. Klopf, S. Madaras, E. Madaras, G. P. Williams, J. Lu, S. Wolf and R. A. Lukaszew, "Distinct Length Scales in the VO2 Metal-Insulator Transition Revealed by Bi-chromatic Optical Probing," Advanced Optical Materials 2, 30-33 (2014).

M. Zhang, J. Soultanis, I. Novikova, E.E. Mikhailov, "Generating squeezed vacuum field with non-zero angular momentum," Optics Letters 38, 4833 (2013).

E. Radue, E. Crisman, L. Wang, S. Kittiwatanakul, J. Lu, S. A. Wolf, R. Wincheski, R. A. Lukaszew, I. Novikova, "Substrate Effect on Optical Properties of Insulator-Metal Transition in VO2 Thin Films," J. Appl. Phys. 113, 233104 (2013).

Travis Horrom, Gleb Romanov, Irina Novikova, Eugeniy E. Mikhailov, "All-atomic generation and noise-quadrature filtering of squeezed vacuum in hot Rb vapor ," Journal of Modern Optics 60, 43-49 (2013).

Nathaniel B. Phillips, Irina Novikova, Eugeniy E. Mikhailov, Dmitry Budker, Simon Rochester, "Controllable steep dispersion with gain in a four-level N-scheme with four-wave mixing," Journal of Modern Optics 60, 64-72 (2013).

L. Wang, E. Radue, S. Kittiwatanaku, C. Clavero,J. Lu, S. A. Wolf, I. Novikova, and R. A. Lukaszew, ""Surface plasmon polaritons in VO2 thin films for tunable low-loss plasmonic applications," Optics Letters 37, 4335-4337 (2012).

L. Wang, C. Clavero, K. Yang, E. Radue, M. T. Simons, I. Novikova, and R. A. Lukaszew, "Bulk and surface plasmon polariton excitation in RuO2 for low-loss plasmonic applications in NIR," Optics Express 20, 8618-8628 (2012).

Travis Horrom, Robinjeet Singh, Jonathan P. Dowling, Eugeniy E. Mikhailov, "Quantum Enhanced Magnetometer with Low Frequency Squeezing," Phys. Rev. A 86, 023803 (2012).

Travis Horrom, Irina Novikova, and Eugeniy E. Mikhailov, "All-atomic source of squeezed vacuum with full pulse-shape control," arxiv:1201.4372, J. Phys. B 45, 124015(2012).

Review article: I. Novikova, R. L. Walsworth, and Y. Xiao, " EIT-based slow and stored light in warm atoms," Laser & Photonics Reviews 6, 333353 (2012).

M. T. Simons and I. Novikova, "CW second-order hyper-Raman generation in a LiNbO3 whispering-gallery mode disk resonator," Optics Letters 36, 3027 (2011).

N. B. Phillips, G. V. Romanov, W. F. Ames, and I. Novikova "Optical vortex filtering for the detection of Electromagnetically Induced Transparency," Journal of American Optical Society B 28, 2129 (2011).

N. B. Phillips, A. V. Gorshkov, and I. Novikova, "Light storage in an optically thick atomic ensemble under conditions of electromagnetically induced transparency and four-wave mixing," Phys. Rev. A 83, 063823 (2011).

K. Cox, V. I. Yudin, A. V. Taichenachev, I. Novikova, and E. E. Mikhailov, "Measurements of vector magnetic field using multiple electromagnetically induced transparency resonances in Rb vapor,," Phys. Rev. A 83, 015801 (2011).

Travis Horrom, Salim Balik, Arturo Lezama, Mark D. Havey, Eugeniy E. Mikhailov, "Polarization Self-rotation in Ultracold Atomic Rb," Phys. Rev. A 83, 053850 (2011).

Travis Horrom, Arturo Lezama, Salim Balik, Mark D. Havey, Eugeniy E. Mikhailov, "Quadrature noise in light propagating through a cold 87Rb atomic gas," Journal of Modern Optics 58, 1936-1941 (2011).

E. E. Mikhailov, T. Horrom, N. Belcher, and I. Novikova, " Performance of a prototype atomic clock based on lin||lin coherent population trapping resonances in Rb atomic vapor," Journal of American Optical Society B 77, 988 (2010).

S. A. Zibrov, I. Novikova, D. F. Phillips, R. L.Walsworth, A. S. Zibrov, V. L. Velichansky, A. V. Taichenachev, and V. I. Yudin, " Coherent population trapping resonances with linearly polarized light for all-optical miniature atomic clocks," Phys. Rev. A 81, 013833 (2010).

E. E. Mikhailov, I. Novikova, M. D. Havey, and F. A. Narducci, "Magnetic field imaging with atomic Rb vapor ," Opt. Lett. 34, 3529-3531 (2009).

E. E. Mikhailov, A. Lezama, T. W. Noel, and I. Novikova, "Vacuum squeezing via polarization self-rotation and excess noise in hot Rb vapors," J. Mod. Opt. 56, 1985-1992(2009).

N. B. Phillips, A. V. Gorshkov, and I. Novikova, "Slow light propagation and amplification via electromagnetically induced transparency and four-wave mixing in an optically dense atomic vapor," J. Mod. Opt. 56, 1916-1925 (2009).

I. Novikova, "Staying focused," Physics 2, 7 (2009).

N. Belcher, E. E. Mikhailov, and I. Novikova "Atomic Clocks and Coherent Population Trapping: Experiments for Undergraduate Laboratories," Am. J. Phys. 77, 988-998 (2009).

I. Novikova, N. B. Phillips, and A. V. Gorshkov "Optimal light storage with full pulse shape control," Phys. Rev. A 78, 021802(R) (2008).

N. B. Phillips, A. V. Gorshkov, and I. Novikova "Optimal light storage in atomic vapor," Phys. Rev. A 78, 023801 (2008).

E. E. Mikhailov and I. Novikova, "Low-frequency vacuum squeezing via polarization self-rotation in Rb vapor," Opt. Lett. 33, 1213-1215 (2008).

K. Goda, O. Miyakawa, E. E. Mikhailov, S. Saraf, R. Adhikari, K. McKenzie, R. Ward, S. Vass, A. J. Weinstein, and N. Mavalvala, "A quantum-enhanced prototype gravitational-wave detector," Nature Physics 4, 472 - 476 (2008).

I. Novikova, D.F. Phillips, and R.L.Walsworth, "Slow light with integrated gain and large pulse delay," Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 173604 (2007).

I. Novikova, A.V. Gorshkov, D.F. Phillips, A.S. Sørensen, M.D. Lukin, and R.L. Walsworth, "Optimal control of light pulse storage and retrieval," Phys. Rev. Lett. 98, 243602 (2007).

Conference proceedings

G. Romanov, T. Horrom, I. Novikova, and E. E. Mikhailov, " Propagation of quantum optical fields under the conditions of multi-photon resonances in a coherent atomic vapor" Proc. SPIE 8636, Advances in Slow and Fast Light VI, 863616 (March 6, 2013).

M. T. Simons and I. Novikova, " Bright squeezed light via second harmonic generation in a whispering-gallery mode resonator" Proc. SPIE 8600, Laser Resonators, Microresonators, and Beam Control XV, 86000M (February 22, 2013).

I. Novikova, E. E. Mikhailov, L. Stagg, S. Rochester, and D. Budker, " Tunable lossless slow and fast light in a four-level N-system" Proc. SPIE 8636, Advances in Slow and Fast Light VI, 86360C (March 6, 2013).

G. Romanov, T. Horrom, E. E. Mikhailov, and I. Novikova, " Slow and stored light with atom-based squeezed light" roc. SPIE 8273, Advances in Slow and Fast Light V, 827307 (February 9, 2012).

M. Klein, Y. Xiao, A. V. Gorshkov, M. Hohensee, C.D. Leung, M.R. Browning, D. F. Phillips, I. Novikova, R. L. Walsworth, "Optimizing slow and stored light for multidisciplinary applications" Proc. of SPIE, 6904, 69040C-1 (2008); also arXiv:0807.4941 (2008)

I. Novikova, Alexey V. Gorshkov, David F. Phillips, Yanhong Xiao, Mason Klein, and R. L. Walsworth, "Optimization of slow and stored light in atomic vapor" Proc. of SPIE, 6482, 64820M-1 (2007);

Internal documents


Matt Simons, " Whispering-gallery mode resonators for nonlinear and quantum optical applications" (June, 2014).

Travis Horrom, " Experimental Generation and Manipulation of Quantum Squeezed Light via Polarization-Self-Rotation in Rb Vapor" (March, 2013).

Nathaniel B. Phillips, " Slow and Stored light under conditions of electromagnetically induced transparency and four wave mixing in an atomic vapor" (August, 2011).

Undergraduate Theses

Jesse Evans, " Implementation and Evaluation of Four Wave Mixing in Optical Gyroscopes" Honor thesis (May, 2014).

Bain Bronner, " Using Whispering Gallery Mode Resonators to Accurately Track Temperature Fluctuations" Honor thesis (May, 2013).

Evan Crisman, " Studies of Transmission and Reflection for an Anisotropic Thin Film System " Thesis (May, 2013).

Matt Argao, "Automated Mode-Matching of Gaussian Beams " Thesis (May, 2013).

Jakob Fry, " Three-Dimensional Magnetic Mapping using Electromagnetically Induced Transparency and the Effects of Retro-reected Light on EIT" Honor thesis (May, 2012).

Pavel Zhuravlev, " Development of a Stable Laser Lock System" Thesis (May, 2012).

Kevin Cox, " Vector Magnetometer Using Rb Vapor" Honor thesis (May, 2011).

David J. Gribbin V, " Development of Whispering Gallery Mode Resonators in Lithium Niobate" Thesis (May, 2011).

Francesca M. Fornasini, " The Application of Four-Wave Mixing to Cold and Ultracold Atom Imaging" Honor thesis (May, 2010).

Paul L. Stubbs, " Laser Locking with Doppler-free Saturated Absorption Spectroscopy" Thesis (May, 2010).

William F. Ames, " Optical Filtering with Phase Singularities" Honor thesis (May, 2009).

Joseph A. Goldfrank, " Collisional Transfer of Atomic Coherence" Honor thesis (May, 2009).

Nathan T. Belcher, " Development of a Prototype Atomic Clock Based on Coherent Population Trapping" Thesis (May, 2008).

Reports and other documents

Logan Stagg, " Study of Slow and Fast Light in Rubidium Vapor" REU report (2012).

David Gribbin, " LiNbO3 Whispering Gallery Mode Resonators Polishing Procedure and Troubleshooting" REU report (2010).

Jeff Eldred, " Measuring Polarization Rotation to study Spin-exchange Collisions" REU report (2009).

Tom Noel, " Investigation of Squeezed Light with an Injection Locked Laser" REU report (2008).

Martha Roseberry, " Installation and Testing of an Optical Network" REU report (2008); " Technical documentation to remote wavemeter interface"

Nathan Belcher, " Optimization of a Prototype Atomic Clock Based on Coherent Population Trapping" REU report (2008).

Will Ames, " Optical Filtering with Phase Singularities" REU report (2008).

Nathan Belcher, "VCSEL Laser System for Atomic Clocks," REU report (2007).