Publications: Jacob Khurgin

2017

Journals

  1. Sorger, Volker J., Rubab Amin, Jacob B. Khurgin, Zhizhen Ma, Hamed Dalir, and Sikandar Khan. “Scaling vectors of attoJoule per bit modulators.” Journal of Optics 20, no. 1 (2017): 014012.Harvard
  2. Amin, Rubab, Jacob B. Khurgin, and Volker J. Sorger. “Waveguide based Electroabsorption Modulator Performance.” arXiv preprint arXiv:1712.02837 (2017).
  3. Khurgin, Jacob, Wei-Yi Tsai, Din Ping Tsai, and Greg Sun. “Landau Damping and Limit to Field Confinement and Enhancement in Plasmonic Dimers.” ACS Photonics 4, no. 11 (2017): 2871-2880.
  4. Hsieh, Wen Ting, Pin Chieh Wu, Jacob B. Khurgin, Din Ping Tsai, Ning Liu, and Greg Sun. “Comparative analysis of metals and alternative infrared plasmonic materials.” ACS Photonics(2017).
  5. Javerzac-Galy, Clément, Anshuman Kumar, Ryan D. Schilling, Nicolas Piro, Sina Khorasani, Matteo Barbone, Ilya Goykhman, Jacob B. Khurgin, Andrea C. Ferrari, and Tobias J. Kippenberg. “Excitonic emission of monolayer semiconductors near-field coupled to high-Q microresonators.” arXiv preprint arXiv:1710.04294 (2017).
  6. Amin, Rubab, Can Suer, Zhizhen Ma, Ibrahim Sarpkaya, Jacob B. Khurgin, Ritesh Agarwal, and Volker J. Sorger. “A deterministic guide for material and mode dependence of on-chip electro-optic modulator performance.” Solid-State Electronics 136 (2017): 92-101.
  7. Tserkezis, Christos, Wei Yan, Wenting Hsieh, Greg Sun, Jacob B. Khurgin, Martijn Wubs, and N. Asger Mortensen. “On the origin of nonlocal damping in plasmonic monomers and dimers.” International Journal of Modern Physics B 31, no. 24 (2017): 1740005.
  8. Amin, Rubab, Can Suer, Zhizhen Ma, Ibrahim Sarpkaya, Jacob B. Khurgin, Ritesh Agarwal, and Volker J. Sorger. “Implications of Active Material and Optical Mode on Nanoscale Electro-Optic Modulation.” In Laser Science, pp. JW3A-96. Optical Society of America, 2017.
  9. Sorger, Volker J., Rubab Amin, Jacob B. Khurgin, Zhizhen Ma, and Sikandar Khan. “Roadmap on Atto-Joule per Bit Modulators.” arXiv preprint arXiv:1710.00046 (2017).
  10. Khurgin, Jacob B. “Response to “Comment on ‘Graphene—A rather ordinary nonlinear optical material’”[Appl. Phys. Lett. 111, 106101 (2017)].” Applied Physics Letters 111, no. 10 (2017): 106102.
  11. Henry, Nathan, David Burghoff, Yang Yang, Qing Hu, and Jacob B. Khurgin. “Pseudorandom dynamics of frequency combs in free-running quantum cascade lasers.” Optical Engineering 57, no. 1 (2017): 011009.
  12. Khurgin, Jacob B. “More on alleged extraordinariness of graphene as a nonlinear optical material.” arXiv preprint arXiv:1708.09776 (2017).Harvard
  13. Bozhevolnyi, Sergey I., and Jacob B. Khurgin. “The case for quantum plasmonics.” Nature Photonics 11, no. 7 (2017): 398.
  14. Zhuo, Ning, Jin-Chuan Zhang, Feng-Jiao Wang, Ying-Hui Liu, Shen-Qiang Zhai, Yue Zhao, Dong-Bo Wang et al. “Room temperature continuous wave quantum dot cascade laser emitting at 7.2 μm.” Optics Express 25, no. 12 (2017): 13807-13815.
  15. Li, Tengfei, Vivek Nagal, David H. Gracias, and Jacob B. Khurgin. “Limits of imaging with multilayer hyperbolic metamaterials.” Optics Express 25, no. 12 (2017): 13588-13601.
  16. Biased Nanoscale Contact as Active Element for Electrically Driven Plasmonic Nanoantenna
    Alexander V. Uskov, Jacob B. Khurgin, Mickael Buret, Alexandre Bouhelier, Igor V. Smetanin, and Igor E. Protsenko
    ACS Photonics 2017 4 (6), 1501-1505 DOI: 10.1021/acsphotonics.7b00272
  17. Chandrasekar, Rohith, Zhuoxian Wang, Xiangeng Meng, Shaimaa I. Azzam, Mikhail Y. Shalaginov, Alexei Lagutchev, Young L. Kim et al. “Lasing action with gold nanorod hyperbolic metamaterials.” ACS Photonics 4, no. 3 (2017): 674-680.
  18. Levy, Uriel, Meir Grajower, P. A. D. Gonçalves, N. Asger Mortensen, and Jacob B. Khurgin. “Plasmonic silicon Schottky photodetectors: The physics behind graphene enhanced internal photoemission.” Apl Photonics 2, no. 2 (2017): 026103.
  19. Amin, Rubab, Can Suer, Zhizhen Ma, Ibrahim Sarpkaya, Jacob B. Khurgin, Ritesh Agarwal, and Volker J. Sorger. “Active material, optical mode and cavity impact on nanoscale electro-optic modulation performance.” Nanophotonics 7, no. 2 (2017): 455-472.
  20. Khurgin, Jacob B., and Greg Sun. “Landau Damping—The ultimate limit of field confinement and enhancement in plasmonic structures.” In Quantum Plasmonics, pp. 303-322. Springer, Cham, 2017.

Conference Proceedings

  1. Khurgin, J. B., Pin C. Wu, Din P. Tsai, Ning Liu, W. Hsieh, and Gregory Sun. “Do low-loss doped semiconductor nanoparticles yield stronger field enhancement?.” In Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), 2017 Conference on, pp. 1-2. IEEE, 2017.
  2. Li, Tengfei, Vivek Nagal, David Gracias, and Jacob Khurgin. “Imaging with multilayer hyperbolic metamaterials-what are the limits?.” In CLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, pp. FTh4H-6. Optical Society of America, 2017.
  3. Khurgin, Jacob, Wei-Yi Tsai, Din P. Tsai, Yujie Ding, and Gregory Sun. “Impact of Landau damping on field enhancement in plasmonic dimers.” In CLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, pp. FM1F-6. Optical Society of America, 2017.
  4. Henry, Nathan, and Jacob B. Khurgin. “Time domain analysis of self-frequency modulated combs in quantum cascade lasers.” In Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), 2017 Conference on, pp. 1-2. IEEE, 2017.
  5. Uskov, Alexander V., Jacob B. Khurgin, Alexandre Bouhelier, Mikael Buret, Igor E. Protsenko, and Igor V. Smetanin. “Electrically-driven optical antennas enabled by mesoscopic contacts.” In Ultrafast Phenomena and Nanophotonics XXI, vol. 10102, p. 1010204. International Society for Optics and Photonics, 2017.

2016

Journals

  1. Zhang, Chong, Paul A. Morton, Jacob B. Khurgin, Jon D. Peters, and John E. Bowers. “Ultralinear heterogeneously integrated ring-assisted Mach–Zehnder interferometer modulator on silicon.” Optica 3, no. 12 (2016): 1483-1488.
  2. Bozhevolnyi, Sergey I., and Jacob B. Khurgin. “Fundamental limitations in spontaneous emission rate of single-photon sources.” Optica 3, no. 12 (2016): 1418-1421.
  3. Li, Tengfei, and Jacob B. Khurgin. “Hyperbolic metamaterials: beyond the effective medium theory.” Optica 3, no. 12 (2016): 1388-1396.
  4. Yang, Clayton S-C., Feng Jin, Sudhir Trivedi, Eiei Brown, Uwe Hommerich, Jacob B. Khurgin, and Alan C. Samuels. “Time resolved long-wave infrared laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy of inorganic energetic materials by a rapid mercury–cadmium–telluride linear array detection system.” Applied optics 55, no. 32 (2016): 9166-9172.
  5. Li, Tengfei, and Jacob B. Khurgin. “Hyperbolic Metamaterials and Coupled Surface Plasmon Polaritons: comparative analysis.” arXiv preprint arXiv:1609.00413 (2016).
  6. Zhang, Chong, Paul A. Morton, Jacob B. Khurgin, Jon D. Peters, and John E. Bowers. “Highly linear heterogeneous-integrated Mach-Zehnder interferometer modulators on Si.” Optics express 24, no. 17 (2016): 19040-19047.
  7. Holmstrom, Scott A., Todd H. Stievater, Dmitry A. Kozak, Marcel W. Pruessner, Nathan Tyndall, William S. Rabinovich, R. Andrew McGill, and Jacob B. Khurgin. “Trace gas Raman spectroscopy using functionalized waveguides.” Optica 3, no. 8 (2016): 891-896.
  8. Khurgin, Jacob B., Sanyam Bajaj, and Siddharth Rajan. “Amplified spontaneous emission of phonons as a likely mechanism for density-dependent velocity saturation in GaN transistors.” Applied Physics Express 9, no. 9 (2016): 094101.
  9. Khurgin, Jacob B. “Optically induced currents in dielectrics and semiconductors as a nonlinear optical effect.” JOSA B 33, no. 7 (2016): C1-C9.
  10. Yang, Zhichao, Yuewei Zhang, Sriram Krishnamoorthy, Digbijoy N. Nath, Jacob B. Khurgin, and Siddharth Rajan. “Current gain above 10 in sub-10 nm base III-Nitride tunneling hot electron transistors with GaN/AlN emitter.” Applied Physics Letters 108, no. 19 (2016): 192101.
  11. Goykhman, Ilya, Ugo Sassi, Boris Desiatov, Noa Mazurski, Silvia Milana, Domenico de Fazio, Anna Eiden et al. “On-chip integrated, silicon–graphene plasmonic Schottky photodetector with high responsivity and avalanche photogain.” Nano letters 16, no. 5 (2016): 3005-3013.
  12. Pattanaik, Himansu S., Matthew Reichert, Jacob B. Khurgin, David J. Hagan, and Eric W. Van Stryland. “Enhancement of Two-Photon Absorption in Quantum Wells for Extremely Nondegenerate Photon Pairs.” IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics 52, no. 3 (2016): 1-14.
  13. Uskov, Alexander V., Jacob B. Khurgin, Igor E. Protsenko, Igor V. Smetanin, and Alexandre Bouhelier. “Excitation of plasmonic nanoantennas by nonresonant and resonant electron tunnelling.” Nanoscale 8, no. 30 (2016): 14573-14579.

Conference Proceedings

  1. Khurgin, Jacob B. “What can replace metals in plasmonics and metamaterials?(Conference Presentation).” In Metamaterials, Metadevices, and Metasystems 2016, vol. 9918, p. 991825. International Society for Optics and Photonics, 2016.
  2. Sun, Greg, Jacob B. Khurgin, Wei-Yi Tsai, and Din Ping Tsai. “Ultimate limit of nanoplasmonic field enhancement (Conference Presentation).” In Metamaterials, Metadevices, and Metasystems 2016, vol. 9918, p. 99182D. International Society for Optics and Photonics, 2016.
  3. Morton, Paul A., Chong Zhang, Jacob B. Khurgin, Jon D. Peters, and John E. Bowers. “Hybrid III-V/Si MZI modulators for high SFDR analog links and systems.” In Avionics and Vehicle Fiber-Optics and Photonics Conference (AVFOP), 2016 IEEE, pp. 7-8. IEEE, 2016.
  4. J. B. Khurgin, “Replacing metals with alternative plasmonic substances in plasmonics and metamaterials: Is it a good idea?,” 2016 10th International Congress on Advanced Electromagnetic Materials in Microwaves and Optics (METAMATERIALS), Chania, 2016, pp. 169-171.doi: 10.1109/MetaMaterials.2016.7746475
  5. . V. Uskov, I. V. Smetanin, I. E. Protsenko, J. B. Khurgin, M. Buret and A. Bouhelier, “Nanoscale constriction as a source of plasmons for plasmonic nanocircuitries,” 2016 10th International Congress on Advanced Electromagnetic Materials in Microwaves and Optics (METAMATERIALS), Chania, 2016, pp. 376-378. doi: 10.1109/MetaMaterials.2016.7746405
  6. A. V. Uskov, I. V. Smetanin, I. E. Protsenko, J. B. Khurgin, M. Buret and A. Bouhelier, “Metal mesoscopic contact as a source of plasmons for plasmonic nanocircuitries,” 2016 International Conference Laser Optics (LO), St. Petersburg, 2016, pp. R9-3-R9-3. doi: 10.1109/LO.2016.7549903
  7. Grajower, Meir Y., Boris Desiatov, Noa Mazurski, Jacob Khurgin, Joseph Shappir, and Uriel Levy. “Plasmonic enhance schottky detector for the mid-IR.” In CLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, pp. JTh2A-80. Optical Society of America, 2016.
  8. Khurgin, Jacob, and Gregory Sun. “Limits of plasmonic enhancement: what if the metal becomes “lossless”?.” In CLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, pp. FM1B-1. Optical Society of America, 2016.
  9. Stievater, Todd H., Jacob B. Khurgin, Scott A. Holmstrom, Dmitry A. Kozak, Marcel W. Pruessner, William S. Rabinovich, and R. Andrew McGill. “Nanophotonic waveguides for chip-scale raman spectroscopy: Theoretical considerations.” In Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and Explosives (CBRNE) Sensing XVII, vol. 9824, p. 982404. International Society for Optics and Photonics, 2016.
  10. Choa, Fow-Sen, Chen-Chia Wang, Jacob Khurgin, Alan Samuels, Sudhir Trivedi, and Deepa Gupta. “Standoff photoacoustic detections with high-sensitivity microphones and acoustic arrays.” In Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and Explosives (CBRNE) Sensing XVII, vol. 9824, p. 98240M. International Society for Optics and Photonics, 2016.
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2015

Journals

  1. J. B. Khurgin, S. Bajaj, and S. Rajan, “Elastic scattering by hot electrons and apparent lifetime of longitudinal optical phonons in gallium nitride”, Appl. Phys. Lett., 107, 262101 (2015)
  2. J. B. Khurgin, G. Sun, W. T. Chen, W-Y. Tsai, D. P. Tsai, “Ultrafast Thermal Nonlinearity”, Scientific Reports , 5, 17899 (2015)
  3. J. B. Khurgin and G. Sun, “Impact of surface collisions on enhancement and quenching of the luminescence near the metal nanoparticles,” Opt. Express 23, 30739-30748 (2015)
  4. D. Spencer, M. Davenport, S. Srinivasan, J. Khurgin, P. Morton, and J. Bowers, “Low kappa, narrow bandwidth Si3N4 Bragg gratings,” Opt. Express 23, 30329-30336 (2015).
  5. T. H. Stievater, M. W. Pruessner, W. S. Rabinovich, D. Park, R. Mahon, D. A. Kozak, J. B Boos, S. A. Holmstrom, and J. B. Khurgin, “Suspended photonic waveguide devices,” Appl. Opt.54, F164-F173 (2015)
  6. J. B. Khurgin, T. H. Stievater, M. W. Pruessner, and W. S. Rabinovich, “On the origin of the second-order nonlinearity in strained Si–SiN structures,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 32, 2494-2499 (2015)
  7. S. Bajaj, O. F. Shoron, P. S. Park, S. Krishnamoorthy, F. Akyol, T-H Hung, S. Reza, E.M. Chumbes, J. Khurgin, and S. Rajan, “Density-dependent electron transport and precise modeling of GaN high electron mobility transistors”, Appl. Phys. Lett., 107, 153504 (2015)
  8. J. B. Khurgin, “Two-dimensional exciton–polariton-light guiding by transition metal dichalcogenide monolayers,” Optica 2, 740-742 (2015)
  9. H. Yu, D. Talukdar, W. Xu, J. B. Khurgin, and Q. Xiong, Charge-Induced Second-Harmonic Generation in Bilayer WSe2, Nanoletters , 15, 5653-5657 (2015)
  10. G. Sun, R. Chen, Y J. Ding, J. B. Khurgin, “Upconversion Due to Optical-Phonon-Assisted Anti-Stokes Photoluminescence in Bulk GaN, ACS Photonics, 2, 628−632, (2015)
  11. J. B. Khurgin, “Ultimate limit of field confinement by surface plasmon polaritons”, Faraday Discuss. 178, 109, (2015)
  12. B. Desiatov, I. Goykhman, N. Mazurski, J. Shappir,, J. B. Khurgin, and U Levy “Plasmonic enhanced silicon pyramids for internal photoemission Schottky detectors in the near-infrared regime”, Optica, 2, 335 (2015)
  13. Z. Yang, D. N. Nath, Y. Zhang, J B. Khurgin, and S. Rajan, “Common Emitter Current and Voltage Gain in III-Nitride Tunneling Hot Electron Transistors”, IEEE Electronic Device Letters, (2015)
  14. Z. Yang, Y. Zhang, D. N. Nath, J B. Khurgin, and S. Rajan, “Current gain in sub-10nm base GaN tunneling hot electron transistors with AlN emitter Barrier”, Appl. Phys. Lett., 106, 032101 (2015)
  15. J. B. Khurgin, “How to deal with the loss in plasmonics and metamaterials”, Nature Nanotechnology 10 2-6, (2015)
  16. J. B. Khurgin, “Prospects and merits of metal-clad semiconductor lasers from nearly UV to far IR,” Opt. Express 23, 4186-4194 (2015).
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