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ICFOstepstone PhD Programme for Early-Stage Researchers in Photonics

Deliverables

Programme Website, Applicants guide, Training Programme

Programme Website, Applicants guide, Training Programme

Calls published

Inform for each call the Project Officer by sending the link to the Euraxess website where the Call has been published.

Publications

Impact of Glycans on Lipid Membrane Dynamics at the Nanoscale Unveiled by Planar Plasmonic Nanogap Antennas and Atomic Force Spectroscopy

Author(s): Pamina M. Winkler, Felix Campelo, Marina I. Giannotti, Maria F. Garcia-Parajo
Published in: The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 2020, Page(s) 1175-1181, ISSN 1948-7185
Publisher: American Chemical Society
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.0c03439

Z n solitons in intertwined topological phases

Author(s): D. González-Cuadra, A. Dauphin, P. R. Grzybowski, M. Lewenstein, A. Bermudez
Published in: Physical Review B, 102/24, 2020, ISSN 2469-9950
Publisher: Nature
DOI: 10.1103/physrevb.102.245137

Low-Cost RoHS Compliant Solution Processed Photovoltaics Enabled by Ambient Condition Synthesis of AgBiS 2 Nanocrystals

Author(s): M. Zafer Akgul, Alberto Figueroba, Santanu Pradhan, Yu Bi, Gerasimos Konstantatos
Published in: ACS Photonics, 7/3, 2020, Page(s) 588-595, ISSN 2330-4022
Publisher: American Chemical Society
DOI: 10.1021/acsphotonics.9b01757

Optomechanical Measurement of Thermal Transport in Two-Dimensional MoSe 2 Lattices

Author(s): Nicolas Morell, Slaven Tepsic, Antoine Reserbat-Plantey, Andrea Cepellotti, Marco Manca, Itai Epstein, Andreas Isacsson, Xavier Marie, Francesco Mauri, Adrian Bachtold
Published in: Nano Letters, 19/5, 2019, Page(s) 3143-3150, ISSN 1530-6984
Publisher: American Chemical Society
DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.9b00560

Phase detection with neural networks: interpreting the black box

Author(s): Anna Dawid, Patrick Huembeli, Michal Tomza, Maciej Lewenstein, Alexandre Dauphin
Published in: New Journal of Physics, 22/11, 2020, Page(s) 115001, ISSN 1367-2630
Publisher: Institute of Physics Publishing
DOI: 10.1088/1367-2630/abc463

Rotor Jackiw-Rebbi Model: A Cold-Atom Approach to Chiral Symmetry Restoration and Charge Confinement

Author(s): D. González-Cuadra, A. Dauphin, M. Aidelsburger, M. Lewenstein, A. Bermudez
Published in: PRX Quantum, 1/2, 2020, ISSN 2691-3399
Publisher: American Physical Society
DOI: 10.1103/prxquantum.1.020321

Narrowband photon pairs with independent frequency tuning for quantum light-matter interactions

Author(s): Vindhiya Prakash, Lorena C. Bianchet, Marc T. Cuairan, Pau Gomez, Natalia Bruno, Morgan W. Mitchell
Published in: Optics Express, 27/26, 2019, Page(s) 38463, ISSN 1094-4087
Publisher: Optical Society of America
DOI: 10.1364/oe.382474

Strongly Correlated Bosons on a Dynamical Lattice

Author(s): Daniel González-Cuadra, Przemysław R. Grzybowski, Alexandre Dauphin, Maciej Lewenstein
Published in: Physical Review Letters, 121/9, 2018, ISSN 0031-9007
Publisher: American Physical Society
DOI: 10.1103/physrevlett.121.090402

Relation between Fluorescence Quantum Yield and Open‐Circuit Voltage in Complete Perovskite Solar Cells

Author(s): Mariia Kramarenko, Catarina G. Ferreira, Guillermo Martínez-Denegri, Constanza Sansierra, Johann Toudert, Jordi Martorell
Published in: Solar RRL, 4/4, 2020, Page(s) 1900554, ISSN 2367-198X
Publisher: Wiley-VCH Verlag
DOI: 10.1002/solr.201900554

Witnessing non-Markovian dynamics through correlations

Author(s): Dario De Santis, Markus Johansson, Bogna Bylicka, Nadja K. Bernardes, Antonio Acín
Published in: Physical Review A, 102/1, 2020, ISSN 2469-9926
Publisher: American Physical Society
DOI: 10.1103/physreva.102.012214

Unsupervised Phase Discovery with Deep Anomaly Detection

Author(s): Korbinian Kottmann, Patrick Huembeli, Maciej Lewenstein, Antonio Acín
Published in: Physical Review Letters, 125/17, 2020, ISSN 0031-9007
Publisher: American Physical Society
DOI: 10.1103/physrevlett.125.170603

Entanglement preserving local thermalization

Author(s): Chung-Yun Hsieh, Matteo Lostaglio, Antonio Acín
Published in: Physical Review Research, 2/1, 2020, ISSN 2643-1564
Publisher: American Physical Society
DOI: 10.1103/physrevresearch.2.013379

Maltese cross coupling to individual cold atoms in free space

Author(s): Natalia Bruno, Lorena C. Bianchet, Vindhiya Prakash, Nan Li, Natália Alves, Morgan W. Mitchell
Published in: Optics Express, 27/21, 2019, Page(s) 31042, ISSN 1094-4087
Publisher: Optical Society of America
DOI: 10.1364/oe.27.031042

Narrow Line Width Quantum Emitters in an Electron-Beam-Shaped Polymer

Author(s): Carlotta Ciancico, Kevin G. Schädler, Sofia Pazzagli, Maja Colautti, Pietro Lombardi, Johann Osmond, Camilla Dore, Agustín Mihi, Anna P. Ovvyan, Wolfram H. P. Pernice, E. Berretti, A. Lavacchi, Costanza Toninelli, Frank H. L. Koppens, Antoine Reserbat-Plantey
Published in: ACS Photonics, 6/12, 2019, Page(s) 3120-3125, ISSN 2330-4022
Publisher: American Chemical Society
DOI: 10.1021/acsphotonics.9b01145

Mid-infrared Gas Sensing Using Graphene Plasmons Tuned by Reversible Chemical Doping

Author(s): Nestor Jr. Bareza, Kavitha K. Gopalan, Rose Alani, Bruno Paulillo, Valerio Pruneri
Published in: ACS Photonics, 7/4, 2020, Page(s) 879-884, ISSN 2330-4022
Publisher: American Chemical Society
DOI: 10.1021/acsphotonics.9b01714

The nucleus measures shape changes for cellular proprioception to control dynamic cell behavior

Author(s): Valeria Venturini, Fabio Pezzano, Frederic Català Castro, Hanna-Maria Häkkinen, Senda Jiménez-Delgado, Mariona Colomer-Rosell, Mónica Marro Sánchez, Queralt Tolosa-Ramon, Sonia Paz-López, Miguel A. Valverde, Pablo Loza-Alvarez, Michael Krieg, View ORCID ProfileStefan Wieser, View ORCID ProfileVerena Ruprecht
Published in: Science, 2020, ISSN 0036-8075
Publisher: American Association for the Advancement of Science
DOI: 10.1101/865949

2D-3D integration of hexagonal boron nitride and a high-κ dielectric for ultrafast graphene-based electro-absorption modulators

Author(s): Hitesh Agarwal, Bernat Terrés, Lorenzo Orsini, Alberto Montanaro, Vito Sorianello, Marianna Pantouvaki, Kenji Watanabe, Takashi Taniguchi, Dries Van Thourhout, Marco Romagnoli & Frank H. L. Koppens
Published in: Nature communications, 2021, ISSN 2041-1723
Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
DOI: 10.1038/s41467-021-20926-w

Resource Preservability

Author(s): Chung-Yun Hsieh
Published in: Quantum, 4, 2020, Page(s) 244, ISSN 2521-327X
Publisher: Verein zur Förderung des Open Access Publizierens in den Quantenwissenschaften
DOI: 10.22331/q-2020-03-19-244

Cation Disorder and Local Structural Distortions in AgxBi1–xS2 Nanoparticles

Author(s): Jagadesh Kopula Kesavan, Francesco d’Acapito, Paolo Scardi, Alexandros Stavrinadis, Mehmet Zafer Akgul, Ignasi Burgués-Ceballos, Gerasimos Konstantatos, Federico Boscherini
Published in: Nanomaterials, 10/2, 2020, Page(s) 316, ISSN 2079-4991
Publisher: MDPI
DOI: 10.3390/nano10020316

Quantum simulation of the Abelian-Higgs lattice gauge theory with ultracold atoms

Author(s): Daniel González-Cuadra, Erez Zohar, J Ignacio Cirac
Published in: New Journal of Physics, 19/6, 2017, Page(s) 063038, ISSN 1367-2630
Publisher: Institute of Physics Publishing
DOI: 10.1088/1367-2630/aa6f37

Towards a heralded eigenstate-preserving measurement of multi-qubit parity in circuit QED

Author(s): Patrick Huembeli, Simon E. Nigg
Published in: Physical Review A, 96/1, 2017, ISSN 2469-9926
Publisher: American Physical Society
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevA.96.012313

Planar Optical Nanoantennas Resolve Cholesterol-Dependent Nanoscale Heterogeneities in the Plasma Membrane of Living Cells

Author(s): Raju Regmi, Pamina M. Winkler, Valentin Flauraud, Kyra J. E. Borgman, Carlo Manzo, Jürgen Brugger, Hervé Rigneault, Jérôme Wenger, María F. García-Parajo
Published in: Nano Letters, 17/10, 2017, Page(s) 6295-6302, ISSN 1530-6984
Publisher: American Chemical Society
DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.7b02973

Transient Nanoscopic Phase Separation in Biological Lipid Membranes Resolved by Planar Plasmonic Antennas

Author(s): Pamina M. Winkler, Raju Regmi, Valentin Flauraud, Jürgen Brugger, Hervé Rigneault, Jérôme Wenger, María F. García-Parajo
Published in: ACS Nano, 11/7, 2017, Page(s) 7241-7250, ISSN 1936-0851
Publisher: American Chemical Society
DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.7b03177

Optical Antenna-Based Fluorescence Correlation Spectroscopy to Probe the Nanoscale Dynamics of Biological Membranes

Author(s): Pamina M. Winkler, Raju Regmi, Valentin Flauraud, Jürgen Brugger, Hervé Rigneault, Jérôme Wenger, María F. García-Parajo
Published in: The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 9/1, 2017, Page(s) 110-119, ISSN 1948-7185
Publisher: American Chemical Society
DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.7b02818

Topological properties of bound states in the continuum in geometries with broken anisotropy symmetry

Author(s): Samyobrata Mukherjee, Jordi Gomis-Bresco, Pilar Pujol-Closa, David Artigas, Lluis Torner
Published in: Physical Review A, 98/6, 2018, ISSN 2469-9926
Publisher: APS
DOI: 10.1103/physreva.98.063826

Strongly Correlated Bosons on a Dynamical Lattice

Author(s): Daniel González-Cuadra, Przemysław R. Grzybowski, Alexandre Dauphin, Maciej Lewenstein
Published in: Physical Review Letters, 121/9, 2018, ISSN 0031-9007
Publisher: American Physical Society
DOI: 10.1103/physrevlett.121.090402

QuCumber: wavefunction reconstruction with neural networks

Author(s): Matthew J. S. Beach, Isaac De Vlugt, Anna Golubeva, Patrick Huembeli, Bohdan Kulchytskyy, Xiuzhe Luo, Roger Melko, Ejaaz Merali, Giacomo Torlai
Published in: SciPost Physics, 7/1, 2019, ISSN 2542-4653
Publisher: The SciPost Foundation
DOI: 10.21468/SciPostPhys.7.1.009

Intertwined topological phases induced by emergent symmetry protection

Author(s): Daniel González-Cuadra, Alejandro Bermudez, Przemysław R. Grzybowski, Maciej Lewenstein, Alexandre Dauphin
Published in: Nature Communications, 10/1, 2019, ISSN 2041-1723
Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
DOI: 10.1038/s41467-019-10796-8

Symmetry-breaking topological insulators in the Z 2 Bose-Hubbard model

Author(s): Daniel González-Cuadra, Alexandre Dauphin, Przemysław R. Grzybowski, Paweł Wójcik, Maciej Lewenstein, Alejandro Bermudez
Published in: Physical Review B, 99/4, 2019, ISSN 1098-0121
Publisher: American Physical Society
DOI: 10.1103/physrevb.99.045139

Correlation measure detecting almost all non-Markovian evolutions

Author(s): Dario De Santis, Markus Johansson, Bogna Bylicka, Nadja K. Bernardes, Antonio Acín
Published in: Physical Review A, 99/1, 2019, ISSN 1050-2947
Publisher: APS
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevA.99.012303

Mass Sensing for the Advanced Fabrication of Nanomechanical Resonators

Author(s): G. Gruber, C. Urgell, A. Tavernarakis, A. Stavrinadis, S. Tepsic, C. Magén, S. Sangiao, J. M. de Teresa, P. Verlot, A. Bachtold
Published in: Nano Letters, 19/10, 2019, Page(s) 6987-6992, ISSN 1530-6984
Publisher: American Chemical Society
DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.9b02351

Colloidal AgBiS2 nanocrystals with reduced recombination yield 6.4% power conversion efficiency in solution-processed solar cells

Author(s): Ignasi Burgués-Ceballos, Yongjie Wang, M. Zafer Akgul, Gerasimos Konstantatos
Published in: Nano Energy, 75, 2020, Page(s) 104961, ISSN 2211-2855
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.nanoen.2020.104961

An ultra-compact particle size analyser using a CMOS image sensor and machine learning

Author(s): Rubaiya Hussain, Mehmet Alican Noyan, Getinet Woyessa, Rodrigo R. Retamal Marín, Pedro Antonio Martinez, Faiz M. Mahdi, Vittoria Finazzi, Thomas A. Hazlehurst, Timothy N. Hunter, Tomeu Coll, Michael Stintz, Frans Muller, Georgios Chalkias, Valerio Pruneri
Published in: Light: Science & Applications, 9/1, 2020, ISSN 2047-7538
Publisher: Springer Nature Science and Applications
DOI: 10.1038/s41377-020-0255-6

Robust Topological Order in Fermionic Z 2 Gauge Theories: From Aharonov-Bohm Instability to Soliton-Induced Deconfinement

Author(s): Daniel González-Cuadra, Luca Tagliacozzo, Maciej Lewenstein, Alejandro Bermudez
Published in: Physical Review X, 10/4, 2020, ISSN 2160-3308
Publisher: American Physical Society
DOI: 10.1103/physrevx.10.041007

Equivalence between non-Markovian dynamics and correlation backflows

Author(s): Dario De Santis, Markus Johansson
Published in: New Journal of Physics, 22/9, 2020, Page(s) 093034, ISSN 1367-2630
Publisher: Institute of Physics Publishing
DOI: 10.1088/1367-2630/abaf6a

Angular control of anisotropy-induced bound states in the continuum

Author(s): Samyobrata Mukherjee, Jordi Gomis-Bresco, Pilar Pujol-Closa, David Artigas, Lluis Torner
Published in: Optics Letters, 44/21, 2019, Page(s) 5362, ISSN 0146-9592
Publisher: Optical Society of America
DOI: 10.1364/ol.44.005362