School of Physics & Astronomy
Condensed Matter

Recent Publications

Sun, Z, Maldonado Cid, AI, Paz, W, Inosov, D, Schnyder, A, Palacio, J, Shitsevalova, N, Filippov, V & Wahl, GP 2018, 'Observation of a well-dened hybridization gap and in-gap states on the SmB6 (001) surface' Physical Review. B, Condensed matter and materials physics.

Keeling, JMJ & Kirton, PG 2018, 'Orientational alignment in cavity quantum electrodynamics' Physical Review. A, Atomic, molecular, and optical physics.

Karl, M, Glackin, JME, Schubert, M, Kronenberg, NM, Turnbull, GA, Samuel, IDW & Gather, MC 2018, 'Flexible and ultra-lightweight polymer membrane lasers' Nature Communications, vol 9, 1525. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-03874-w

Savikhin, V, Jagadamma, LK, Purvis, LJ, Robertson, I, Oosterhout, SD, Douglas, CJ, Samuel, IDW & Toney, MF 2018, 'Morphological, chemical, and electronic changes of the conjugated polymer PTB7 with thermal annealing' iScience, vol 2, pp. 182-192. DOI: 10.1016/j.isci.2018.03.002

Schlottmann, E, von Helversen, M, Leymann, HAM, Lettau, T, Krüger, F, Schmidt, M, Schneider, C, Kamp, M, Höfling, S, Beyer, J, Wiersig, J & Reitzenstein, S 2018, 'Exploring the photon-number distribution of bimodal microlasers with a transition edge sensor' Physical Review Applied, vol In press.

Scott, JF 2018, 'Ferroelectric relaxor quantum crystals' Crystals, vol 8, no. 4. DOI: 10.3390/cryst8040180

Wang, H, Li, W, Jiang, X, He, Y-M, Li, Y-H, Ding, X, Chen, M-C, Qin, J, Peng, C-Z, Schneider, C, Kamp, M, Zhang, W-J, Li, H, You, L-X, Wang, Z, Dowling, JP, Höfling, S, Lu, C-Y & Pan, J-W 2018, 'Toward scalable boson sampling with photon loss' Physical Review Letters, vol In press.

Sajjad, MT, Blaszczyk, O, Krishnan Jagadamma, L, Roland, T, Chowdhury, M, Ruseckas, A & Samuel, IDW 2018, 'Engineered exciton diffusion length enhances device efficiency in small molecule photovoltaics' Journal of Materials Chemistry A, vol In press. DOI: 10.1039/C8TA01226A

Montilla, F, Ruseckas, A & Samuel, IDW 2018, 'Exciton-polaron interactions in polyfluorene films with β phase' Journal of Physical Chemistry C. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.8b01300

Morales‐Vidal, M, Quintana, JA, Villalvilla, JM, Boj, PG, Nishioka, H, Tsuji, H, Nakamura, E, Whitworth, GL, Turnbull, GA, Samuel, IDW & Díaz‐García, MA 2018, 'Carbon‐bridged p‐phenylenevinylene polymer for high‐performance solution‐processed distributed feedback lasers' Advanced Optical Materials, vol Early View, 1800069. DOI: 10.1002/adom.201800069

Clark, OJ, Neat, MJ, Okawa, K, Bawden, L, Marković, I, Mazzola, F, Feng, J, Sunko, V, Riley, JM, Meevasana, W, Fujii, J, Vobornik, I, Kim, T, Hoesch, M, Sasagawa, T, Wahl, P, Bahramy, MS & King, PDC 2018, 'Fermiology and superconductivity of topological surface states in PdTe2' Physical Review Letters, vol 120, no. 15, 156401. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.120.156401

Khurana, G, Kumar, N, Scott, JF & Katiyar, RS 2018, Graphene oxide based memristor. in AP James (ed.), Memristor and Memristive Neural Networks. InTech, pp. 19-40. DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.69752

Rothmayr, F, Pfenning, A, Kistner, C, Koeth, J, Knebl, G, Schade, A, Krueger, S, Worschech, L, Hartmann, F & Höfling, S 2018, 'Mid-infrared GaSb-based resonant tunneling diode photodetectors for gas sensing applications' Applied Physics Letters, vol 112, no. 16, 161107. DOI: 10.1063/1.5025531

Fink, T, Schade, A, Höfling, S, Schneider, C & Imamoglu, A 2018, 'Signatures of a dissipative phase transition in photon correlation measurements' Nature Physics, vol 14, pp. 365-369. DOI: 10.1038/s41567-017-0020-9

Stellinga, D, Pietrzyk, M, Glackin, JME, Wang, Y, Bansal, AK, Turnbull, GA, Dholakia, K, Samuel, IDW & Krauss, T 2018, 'An organic vortex laser' ACS Nano, vol 12, no. 3, pp. 2389-2394. DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.7b07703

Sajjad, MT, Park, J, Gaboriau, D, Harwell, JR, Odobel, F, Reiss, P, Samuel, IDW & Aldakov, D 2018, 'CuSCN nanowires as electrodes for p-type quantum dot sensitized solar cells: charge transfer dynamics and alumina passivation' Journal of Physical Chemistry C, vol 122, no. 9, pp. 5161-5170. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.7b12619

Sun, D, Rost, AW, Perry, RS, Mackenzie, AP & Brando, M 2018, 'Low temperature thermodynamic investigation of the phase diagram of Sr3Ru2O7' Physical Review. B, Condensed matter and materials physics, vol 97, no. 11, 115101. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.97.115101

Moodie, R, Ballantine, K & Keeling, JMJ 2018, 'Generalized classes of continuous symmetries in two-mode Dicke models' Physical Review. A, Atomic, molecular, and optical physics, vol 97, no. 3, 033802. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevA.97.033802

Gillanders, RN, Campbell, IA, Glackin, JME, Samuel, IDW & Turnbull, GA 2018, 'Ormosil-coated conjugated polymers for the detection of explosives in aqueous environments' Talanta, vol 179, pp. 426-429. DOI: 10.1016/j.talanta.2017.10.062

Borkar, H, Rao, V, Tomar, M, Gupta, V, Scott, JF & Kumar, A 2018, 'Giant enhancement in ferroelectric polarization under illumination' Materials Today Communications, vol 14, pp. 116-123. DOI: 10.1016/j.mtcomm.2017.12.004

Agarwal, R, Sharma, Y, Chang, S, Pitike, K, Sohn, C, Nakhmanson, S, Takoudis, C, Lee, H, Tonelli, R, Gardner, J, Scott, JF, Katiyar, R & Hong, S 2018, 'Room-temperature relaxor ferroelectricity and photovoltaic effects in tin titanate directly deposited on silicon substrate' Physical Review. B, Condensed matter and materials physics, vol 97, no. 5, 054109. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.97.054109

Tenopala Carmona, F, Fronk, S, Bazan, GC, Samuel, IDW & Penedo-Esteiro, JC 2018, 'Real-time observation of conformational switching in single conjugated polymer chains' Science Advances, vol 4, no. 2, eaao5786. DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aao5786

Yaresko, A, Schnyder, AP, Benia, HM, Yim, C-M, Levy, G, Damascelli, A, Ast, CR, Peets, DC & Wahl, P 2018, 'Correct Brillouin zone and electronic structure of BiPd' Physical Review. B, Condensed matter and materials physics, vol 97, no. 7, 075108. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.97.075108

Arnold, F, Naumann, M, Lühmann, T, Mackenzie, AP & Hassinger, E 2018, 'Application of SQUIDs to low temperature and high magnetic field measurements—ultra low noise torque magnetometry' Review of Scientific Instruments, vol 89, no. 2, 023901. DOI: 10.1063/1.5011655

Cammack, HM, Kirton, PG, Stace, T, Eastham, P, Keeling, JMJ & Lovett, BW 2018, 'Coherence protection in coupled quantum systems' Physical Review. A, Atomic, molecular, and optical physics, vol 97, no. 2, 022103. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevA.97.022103

Foucher, C, Sufyan, MI, Guilhabert, B, Videv, S, Rajbhandari, S, Gomez Diaz, A, Chun, H, Vithanage, CDA, Turnbull, GA, Samuel, IDW, Faulkner, G, O’Brien, DC, Hass, H, Laurand, N & Dawson, MD 2018, 'Flexible glass hybridized colloidal quantum dots for Gb/s visible light communications' IEEE Photonics Journal, vol 10, no. 1, 8255623. DOI: 10.1109/JPHOT.2018.2792700

Gericke, F, Segnon, M, von Helversen, MM, Hopfmann, M, Heindel, T, Schneider, C, Höfling, S, Kamp, M, Musiał, A, Porte, X, Gies, C & Reitzenstein, S 2018, 'Controlling the gain contribution of background emitters in few-quantum-dot microlasers' New Journal of Physics, vol 20, 023036. DOI: 10.1088/1367-2630/aaa477

Grant, RT, Jayaprakash, R, Coles, DM, Musser, A, Liberato, SD, Samuel, IDW, Turnbull, GA, Clark, J & Lidzey, DG 2018, 'Strong coupling in a microcavity containing β-carotene' Optics Express, vol 26, no. 3, pp. 3320-3327. DOI: 10.1364/OE.26.003320

Gillanders, RN, Samuel, IDW, Turnbull, GA, Campbell, IA & Glackin, JME 2018, Advances in optical sensing of explosive vapours. in M Raposo & PA Ribeiro (eds), Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Photonics, Optics and Laser Technology (PHOTOPTICS 2018). SciTePress, pp. 323-327, Photoptics 2018, Madeira, Portugal, 25/01/18. DOI: 10.5220/0006729403230327

Pressl, B, Laiho, K, Chen, H, Gunthner, T, Schlager, A, Auchter, S, Suchomel, H, Kamp, M, Höfling, S, Schneider, C & Weihs, G 2018, 'Semi-automatic engineering and tailoring of high-efficiency Bragg-reflection waveguide samples for quantum photonic applications' Quantum Science and Technology , vol 3, no. 2, 024002. DOI: 10.1088/2058-9565/aaa2a2

Lundt, N, Cherotchenko, E, Iff, O, Fan, X, Shen, Y, Bigenwald, P, Kavokin, AV, Höfling, S & Schneider, C 2018, 'The interplay between excitons and trions in a monolayer of MoSe2' Applied Physics Letters, vol 112, no. 3, 031107. DOI: 10.1063/1.5019177

Zeb, MA, Kirton, PG & Keeling, JMJ 2018, 'Exact states and spectra of vibrationally dressed polaritons' ACS Photonics, vol 5, no. 1, pp. 249-257. DOI: 10.1021/acsphotonics.7b00916

Betzold, S, Herbst, S, Trichet, AAP, Smith, JM, Würthner, F, Höfling, S & Dietrich, C 2018, 'Tunable light-matter hybridization in open organic microcavities' ACS Photonics, vol 5, no. 1, pp. 90-94. DOI: 10.1021/acsphotonics.7b00552

Zajac, JM, Schubert, M, Roland, T, Keum, C, Samuel, IDW & Gather, MC 2018, 'Time-resolved studies of energy transfer in thin films of green and red fluorescent proteins' Advanced Functional Materials, vol Early View. DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201706300

Raissi, M, Sajjad, MT, Farré, Y, Roland, TJ, Ruseckas, A, Samuel, IDW & Odobel, F 2018, 'Improved efficiency of PbS quantum dot sensitized NiO photocathodes with naphthalene diimide electron acceptor bound to the surface of the nanocrystals' Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, vol 181, pp. 71-76. DOI: 10.1016/j.solmat.2017.12.029

Whittlesea, P, Quintanilla, J, Annett, JF, Hillier, AD & Hooley, C 2018, 'Can topological transitions be exploited to engineer intrinsically quench-resistant wires?' IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, vol 28, no. 4, 8252800. DOI: 10.1109/TASC.2018.2791515

Vaidya, V, Guo, Y, Kroeze, R, Ballantine, K, Kollár, A, Keeling, JMJ & Lev, B 2018, 'Tunable-range, photon-mediated atomic interactions in multimode cavity QED' Physical Review X, vol 8, no. 1, 011002. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevX.8.011002

Klaas, M, Flayac, H, Amthor, M, Savenko, IG, Brodbeck, S, Ala-Nissila, T, Klembt, S, Schneider, C & Höfling, S 2018, 'Evolution of temporal coherence in confined exciton-polariton condensates' Physical Review Letters, vol 120, no. 1, 017401. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.120.017401

Samuel, IDW 2018, 'Colloidal nanocrystals: electrifying quantum dots for lasers' Nature Materials, vol 17, pp. 9-10. DOI: 10.1038/nmat5040

Kirton, PG & Keeling, JMJ 2018, 'Superradiant and lasing states in driven-dissipative Dicke models' New Journal of Physics, vol 20, 015009. DOI: 10.1088/1367-2630/aaa11d

Bahramy, MS, Clark, OJ, Yang, B-J, Feng, J, Bawden, L, Riley, JM, Markovic, I, Mazzola, F, Sunko, V, Biswas, D, Cooil, SP, Jorge, M, Wells, JW, Leandersson, M, Balasubramanian, T, Fujii, J, Vobornik, I, Rault, J, Kim, TK, Hoesch, M, Okawa, K, Asakawa, M, Sasagawa, T, Eknapakul, T, Meevasana, W & King, PDC 2018, 'Ubiquitous formation of bulk Dirac cones and topological surface states from a single orbital manifold in transition-metal dichalcogenides' Nature Materials, vol 17, pp. 21-27. DOI: 10.1038/nmat5031

Alekseev, AM, Al-Afeef, A, Hedley, GJ, Kharintsev, SS, Efimov, AE, Yedrisov, AT, Dyuzhev, NA & Samuel, IDW 2018, 'Исследование структуры объемного гетероперехода в органических солнечных элементах с помощью комбинации ультрамикротомирования и атомно - силовой микроскопии' Semiconductors, vol 52, no. 1, pp. 105-111. DOI: 10.1134/S1063782618010025

Gawełczyk, M, Syperek, M, Maryński, A, Mrowiński, P, Dusanowski, Ł, Gawarecki, K, Misiewicz, J, Somers, A, Reithmaier, JP, Höfling, S & Sęk, G 2017, 'Exciton lifetime and emission polarization dispersion in strongly in-plane asymmetric nanostructures' Physical Review. B, Condensed matter and materials physics, vol 96, no. 24, 245425. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.96.245425

Dusanowski, Mrowiński, P, Syperek, M, Misiewicz, J, Somers, A, Höfling, S, Reithmaier, JP & Sȩk, G 2017, 'Confinement regime in self-assembled InAs/InAlGaAs/InP quantum dashes determined from exciton and biexciton recombination kinetics' Applied Physics Letters, vol 111, no. 25, 253106. DOI: 10.1063/1.5005971

Conboy, G, Taylor, RGD, Findlay, NJ, Kanibolotsky, AL, Inigo, AR, Ghosh, SS, Ebenhoch, B, Krishnan Jagadamma, L, Thalluri, GKVV, Sajjad, MT, Samuel, IDW & Skabara, PJ 2017, 'Novel 4,8-benzobisthiazole copolymers and their field-effect transistor and photovoltaic applications' Journal of Materials Chemistry, vol 5, no. 45, pp. 11927-11936. DOI: 10.1039/C7TC03959J

Lundt, N, Stoll, S, Nagler, P, Nalitov, A, Klembt, S, Betzold, S, Goddard, J, Frieling, E, Kavokin, AV, Schüller, C, Korn, T, Höfling, S & Schneider, C 2017, 'Observation of macroscopic valley-polarized monolayer exciton-polaritons at room temperature' Physical Review. B, Condensed matter and materials physics, vol 96, no. 24, 241403(R). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.96.241403

Klembt, S, Harder, TH, Egorov, OA, Winkler, K, Suchomel, H, Beierlein, J, Emmerling, M, Schneider, C & Höfling, S 2017, 'Polariton condensation in S- and P-flatbands in a two-dimensional Lieb lattice' Applied Physics Letters, vol 111, no. 23, 231102. DOI: 10.1063/1.4995385

Pieczarka, M, Syperek, M, Dusanowski, Ł, Opala, A, Langer, F, Schneider, C, Höfling, S & Sȩk, G 2017, 'Relaxation oscillations and ultrafast emission pulses in a disordered expanding polariton condensate' Scientific Reports, vol 7, no. 1, 7470. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-07470-8

Jiang, J, Long Bai, Z, Chen, ZH, He, L, Wei Zhang, D, Hua Zhang, Q, An Shi, J, Hyuk Park, M, Scott, JF, Seong Hwang, C & Quan Jiang, A 2017, 'Temporary formation of highly conducting domain walls for non-destructive read-out of ferroelectric domain-wall resistance switching memories' Nature Materials, vol 17, pp. 49-56. DOI: 10.1038/nmat5028

Thomson, SAJ, Hogg, SC, Samuel, IDW & Keeble, DJ 2017, 'Air exposure induced recombination in PTB7:PC71BM solar cells' Journal of Materials Chemistry A, vol 5, no. 41, pp. 21926-21935. DOI: 10.1039/c7ta03741d

Scott, JF 2017, 'Special issue on domain walls and ferroelastics in honour of Prof Ekhard Salje’s 70th birthday' Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, vol 29, no. 47, 470201. DOI: 10.1088/1361-648X/aa82d3

Chandra, P, Lonzarich, GG, Rowley, SE & Scott, JF 2017, 'Prospects and applications near ferroelectric quantum phase transitions: a key issues review' Reports on Progress in Physics, vol 80, no. 11, 112502. DOI: 10.1088/1361-6633/aa82d2

Raissi, M, Sajjad, MT, Pellegrin, Y, Roland, TJ, Jobic, S, Boujtita, M, Ruseckas, A, Samuel, IDW & Odobel, F 2017, 'Size dependence of efficiency of PbS quantum dots in NiO-based dye sensitised solar cells and mechanistic charge transfer investigation' Nanoscale, vol 9, no. 40, pp. 15566-15575. DOI: 10.1039/C7NR03698A

Holzbauer, M, Szedlak, R, Detz, H, Weih, R, Höfling, S, Schrenk, W, Koeth, J & Strasser, G 2017, 'Substrate-emitting ring interband cascade lasers' Applied Physics Letters, vol 111, no. 17, 171101. DOI: 10.1063/1.4989514

Pfenning, A, Knebl, G, Hartmann, F, Weih, R, Meyer, M, Bader, A, Emmerling, M, Worschech, L & Höfling, S 2017, 'GaSb/AlAsSb resonant tunneling diodes with GaAsSb emitter prewells' Applied Physics Letters, vol 111, 171104. DOI: 10.1063/1.4997497

Wigger, D, Mermillod, Q, Jakubczyk, T, Fras, F, Le-Denmat, S, Reiter, DE, Höfling, S, Kamp, M, Nogues, G, Schneider, C, Kuhn, T & Kasprzak, J 2017, 'Exploring coherence of individual excitons in InAs quantum dots embedded in natural photonic defects: influence of the excitation intensity' Physical Review. B, Condensed matter and materials physics, vol 96, no. 16, 165311. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.96.165311

Hartmann, F, Pfenning, A, Rebello Sousa Dias, M, Langer, F, Höfling, S, Kamp, M, Worschech, L, Castelano, LK, Marques, GE & Lopez-Richard, V 2017, 'Temperature tuning from direct to inverted bistable electroluminescence in resonant tunneling diodes' Journal of Applied Physics, vol 122, no. 15, 154502. DOI: 10.1063/1.4994099

Thomson, S, Niklas, J, Mardis, KL, Mallares, C, Samuel, IDW & Poluektov, OG 2017, 'Charge separation and triplet exciton formation pathways in small molecule solar cells as studied by time-resolved EPR spectroscopy' Journal of Physical Chemistry C, vol 121, no. 41, pp. 22707-22719. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.7b08217

Suchomel, H, Kreutzer, S, Jörg, M, Brodbeck, S, Pieczarka, M, Betzold, S, Dietrich, CP, Sęk, G, Schneider, C & Höfling, S 2017, 'Room temperature strong coupling in a semiconductor microcavity with embedded AlGaAs quantum wells designed for polariton lasing' Optics Express, vol 25, no. 20, pp. 24816-24826. DOI: 10.1364/OE.25.024816

Moodie, R, Kirton, PG & Keeling, JMJ 2017, 'Polarization dynamics in a photon Bose-Einstein condensate' Physical Review. A, Atomic, molecular, and optical physics, vol 96, no. 4, 043844. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevA.96.043844