Research

Research Interests

  • Nanophotonics and Plasmonics devices
  • Spinplasmonics
  • Biophotonics
  • Terahertz (THz) radiation and THz photonics
  • Ultrafast lasers and ultrafast optics
  • Nano-optics, nanotechnology
  • High-speed optoelectronics
  • Ultrashort laser/semiconductor interaction
  • Non-linear optics
  • Optical-optical switching
  • Magneto-optic devices
  • Ultrahigh frequency electromagnetic wave propagation and detection
  • Modeling of high-speed photonic devices
  • Nanomedicine

Laser, Optical, Nanofabrication Facilities

  • 8 femtosecond Ti:sapphire laser
  • 10 femtosecond Ti:sapphire laser
  • 20 femtosecond Ti:Sapphire amplifier (1mJ)
  • ultrafast optical parametric amplifier for 260 nm to 10 micron tunability
  • two 5-W Ar lasers
  • 2-W CW Ti:sapphire laser
  • 20 GHz sampling oscilloscope
  • magneto-optic and electro-optic sampling systems
  • Advanced nanofabrication facilities