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    • Electrodynamics of conductive oxides: intensity-dependent anisotropy, reconstruction of the effective dielectric constant, and harmonic generation 

      Scalora, Michael; Trull Silvestre, José Francisco; Ceglia, Domenico de; Vincenti, M. A.; Akozbek, Neset; Coppens, Zachary; Rodríguez Suñé, Laura; Cojocaru, Crina (2020-05-13)
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      We study electromagnetic pulse propagation in an indium tin oxide nanolayer in the linear and nonlinear regimes. We use the constitutive relations to reconstruct the effective dielectric constant of the medium, and show ...
    • Experimental and Theoretical Study of Second Harmonic Generation from an ITO Nanolayer 

      Rodríguez Suñé, Laura; Scalora, Michael; Johnson, Allan; Cojocaru, Crina; Akozbek, Neset; Coppens, Zachary; Pérez Salinas, Daniel; Wall, Simon; Trull Silvestre, José Francisco (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2020)
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      We present an experimental study of second harmonic generation from a 20nm-thick indium tin oxide layer in the proximity of its epsilon-near-zero condition. We report measurements of second harmonic efficiencies as a ...
    • Harmonic generation at the nanoscale in strategic materials for nanophotonics 

      Rodríguez Suñé, Laura; Trull Silvestre, José Francisco; Scalora, Michael; Akozbek, Neset; Cojocaru, Crina (International Society for Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE), 2021)
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      The use of semiconductors, metals and conductive oxides in the process of fabrication of actual nano devices is at the front edge of nowadays technology, exploiting the properties of light propagation and localization at ...
    • Harmonic generation from gold nanolayers: bound and hot electron contributions 

      Rodríguez Suñé, Laura; Trull Silvestre, José Francisco; Cojocaru, Crina; Akozbek, Neset; Ceglia, Domenico de; Vincenti, M. A.; Scalora, Michael (International Society for Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE), 2021)
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      Currently, nanostructures are routinely fabricated and integrated in different photonic devices for a variety of purposes and applications. For instance, in order to engineer properly nano-antennas or filters, it is important ...
    • Harmonic generation from gold nanolayers: bound and hot electron contributions to nonlinear dispersion 

      Rodríguez Suñé, Laura; Trull Silvestre, José Francisco; Cojocaru, Crina; Akozbek, Neset; Ceglia, Domenico de; Vincenti, M. A.; Scalora, Michael (2021-03-15)
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      Understanding how light interacts with matter at the nanoscale is pivotal if one is to properly engineer nano-antennas, filters and other devices whose geometrical features approach atomic size. We report experimental ...
    • Harmonic generation from metal-oxide and metal-metal boundaries 

      Escalora, M.; Vincenti, M. A.; de Ceglia, Domenico; Akozbek, Neset; Bloemer, M. J.; De Angelis, C.; Haus, J.W.; Vilaseca Alavedra, Ramon; Trull Silvestre, José Francisco; Cojocaru, Crina (American Physical Society (APS), 2018-08-20)
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      We explore the outcomes of detailed microscopic models by calculating second- and third-harmonic generation from thin-film surfaces with discontinuous free-electron densities. These circumstances can occur in structures ...
    • Resonant, broadband, and highly efficient optical frequency conversion in semiconductor nanowire gratings at visible and UV wavelengths 

      Escalora, M.; Trull Silvestre, José Francisco; Cojocaru, Crina; Vincenti, M. A.; Carletti, Luca; Ceglia, Domenico de; Akozbek, Neset; De Angelis, C. (2019-08-01)
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      Using a hydrodynamic approach, we examine bulk- and surface-induced second- and third-harmonic generationfrom semiconductor nanowire gratings having a resonant nonlinearity in the absorption region. We demonstrateresonant, ...
    • Retrieving linear and nonlinear optical dispersions of matter: combined experiment-numerical ellipsometry in silicon, gold and indium tin oxide 

      Rodríguez Suñé, Laura; Trull Silvestre, José Francisco; Akozbek, Neset; Ceglia, Domenico de; Vincenti, M. A.; Scalora, Michael; Cojocaru, Crina (2021-09-17)
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      We have presented a combined experimental and numerical method that can be used to predict complex nonlinear dispersion curves in almost any material, based exclusively on the experimental determination of harmonic generation ...
    • Second harmonic generation from an ITO nanolayer: experiment versus theory 

      Rodríguez Suñé, Laura; Scalora, Michael; Johnson, Allan; Cojocaru, Crina; Akozbek, Neset; Coppens, Zachary; Pérez Salinas, Daniel; Wall, Simon; Trull Silvestre, José Francisco (International Society for Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE), 2020)
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      We report a comparative experimental and theoretical study of second harmonic generation from a 20nm-thick indium tin oxide nanolayer in the proximity of the epsilon-near-zero condition. We record the efficiency of the ...
    • Study of second and third harmonic generation from an indium tin oxide nanolayer: Influence of nonlocal effects and hot electrons 

      Rodríguez Suñé, Laura; Escalora, M.; Johnson, Allan; Cojocaru, Crina; Akozbek, Neset; Coppens, Zachary; Pérez Salinas, Daniel; Wall, Simon; Trull Silvestre, José Francisco (2020-01-03)
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      We report comparative experimental and theoretical studies of the second and third harmonic generation from a 20 nm-thick indium tin oxide layer in proximity of the epsilon-near-zero condition. Using a tunable optical ...