Marin Soljacic

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Enhancement of nonlinear effects using photonic crystals
    Marin Soljacic
    Physics Department, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Nat Mater 3:211-9. 2004
  2. doi request reprint High-temperature stability and selective thermal emission of polycrystalline tantalum photonic crystals
    Veronika Rinnerbauer
    Research Laboratory of Electronics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, MA, Cambridge 02139, USA
    Opt Express 21:11482-91. 2013
  3. pmc Enabling enhanced emission and low-threshold lasing of organic molecules using special Fano resonances of macroscopic photonic crystals
    Bo Zhen
    Research Laboratory of Electronics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:13711-6. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Abrupt coupling between strongly dissimilar waveguides with 100% transmission
    André Kurs
    Department of Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Opt Express 19:13714-21. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Transparent displays enabled by resonant nanoparticle scattering
    Chia Wei Hsu
    1 Department of Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA 2 Department of Physics, Harvard University, 17 Oxford Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Nat Commun 5:3152. 2014
  6. pmc Toward high-energy-density, high-efficiency, and moderate-temperature chip-scale thermophotovoltaics
    Walker R Chan
    Research Laboratory of Electronics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:5309-14. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Observation of trapped light within the radiation continuum
    Chia Wei Hsu
    Research Laboratory of Electronics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Nature 499:188-91. 2013
  8. pmc Enabling high-temperature nanophotonics for energy applications
    Yi Xiang Yeng
    Research Laboratory of Electronics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:2280-5. 2012
  9. pmc Tailoring photonic metamaterial resonances for thermal radiation
    Peter Bermel
    Institute for Soldier Nanotechnologies, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Nanoscale Res Lett 6:549. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Theoretical criteria for scattering dark states in nanostructured particles
    Chia Wei Hsu
    Department of Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, United States
    Nano Lett 14:2783-8. 2014

Collaborators

  • Mihai Ibanescu
  • Michael Ghebrebrhan
  • Jorge Bravo-Abad
  • André Kurs
  • John D Joannopoulos
  • Ivan Celanovic
  • Peter Bermel
  • Steven G Johnson
  • Song Liang Chua
  • Chia Wei Hsu
  • Bo Zhen
  • Walker R Chan
  • Yi Xiang Yeng
  • Jeongwon Lee
  • Wenjun Qiu
  • Ling Lu
  • Rafif E Hamam
  • Brendan G DeLacy
  • Ofer Shapira
  • Ognjen Ilic
  • Alejandro W Rodriguez
  • Yichen Shen
  • Andrej Lenert
  • Veronika Rinnerbauer
  • Jay J Senkevich
  • Christopher H Marton
  • Klavs F Jensen
  • David Chester
  • J D Joannopoulos
  • David M Bierman
  • Evelyn N Wang
  • Dexin Ye
  • Youngsuk Nam
  • Robert C N Pilawa-Podgurski
  • Xiangdong Liang
  • Lin Lee Cheong
  • Marinko Jablan
  • Henry I Smith
  • Yidong Chong
  • A Douglas Stone
  • Henry O Everitt
  • Michael Harradon
  • Dane J Phillips
  • Christine A Caccamise
  • Walker Chan
  • Rafif Hamam
  • Mohammad Araghchini
  • Evan J Reed
  • Erich Ippen
  • Alejandro Rodriguez

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Enhancement of nonlinear effects using photonic crystals
    Marin Soljacic
    Physics Department, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Nat Mater 3:211-9. 2004
    ..Moreover, if these designs are combined with materials and systems that support electromagnetically induced transparency, operation at single-photon power levels could be feasible...
  2. doi request reprint High-temperature stability and selective thermal emission of polycrystalline tantalum photonic crystals
    Veronika Rinnerbauer
    Research Laboratory of Electronics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, MA, Cambridge 02139, USA
    Opt Express 21:11482-91. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Enabling enhanced emission and low-threshold lasing of organic molecules using special Fano resonances of macroscopic photonic crystals
    Bo Zhen
    Research Laboratory of Electronics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:13711-6. 2013
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Abrupt coupling between strongly dissimilar waveguides with 100% transmission
    André Kurs
    Department of Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Opt Express 19:13714-21. 2011
    ..Moreover, this technique only requires varying a small number of parameters (two for each waveguide in our example) and the tuning to each waveguide may be done separately, greatly simplifying the computations involved...
  5. doi request reprint Transparent displays enabled by resonant nanoparticle scattering
    Chia Wei Hsu
    1 Department of Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA 2 Department of Physics, Harvard University, 17 Oxford Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Nat Commun 5:3152. 2014
    ..This approach has attractive features including simplicity, wide viewing angle, scalability to large sizes and low cost. ..
  6. pmc Toward high-energy-density, high-efficiency, and moderate-temperature chip-scale thermophotovoltaics
    Walker R Chan
    Research Laboratory of Electronics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:5309-14. 2013
    ..The system was demonstrated to operate up to 800 °C (silicon microcombustor temperature) with an input thermal power of 13.7 W, generating 344 mW of electric power over a 1-cm(2) area...
  7. doi request reprint Observation of trapped light within the radiation continuum
    Chia Wei Hsu
    Research Laboratory of Electronics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Nature 499:188-91. 2013
    ..This method to trap electromagnetic waves is also applicable to electronic and mechanical waves...
  8. pmc Enabling high-temperature nanophotonics for energy applications
    Yi Xiang Yeng
    Research Laboratory of Electronics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:2280-5. 2012
    ..Finally, a precise high-temperature measurement technique is developed to confirm that emission at 1,225 K can be primarily confined to wavelengths shorter than the cutoff wavelength...
  9. pmc Tailoring photonic metamaterial resonances for thermal radiation
    Peter Bermel
    Institute for Soldier Nanotechnologies, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Nanoscale Res Lett 6:549. 2011
    ..This represents a 250% increase in efficiency and 94% decrease in selective emitter area compared to a standard, angular-insensitive selective absorber.PACS: 42.70.Qs; 81.05.Xj; 78.67.Pt; 42.79.Ek...
  10. ncbi request reprint Theoretical criteria for scattering dark states in nanostructured particles
    Chia Wei Hsu
    Department of Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, United States
    Nano Lett 14:2783-8. 2014
    ..This is a realization of coupled-resonator-induced transparency in the context of light scattering, which is related to but different from Fano resonances. Explicit examples are given to illustrate these concepts. ..
  11. ncbi request reprint Frequency-selective near-field radiative heat transfer between photonic crystal slabs: a computational approach for arbitrary geometries and materials
    Alejandro W Rodriguez
    School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Phys Rev Lett 107:114302. 2011
    ..We also find that heat transfer can be further enhanced at selective frequencies when the slabs are brought into a glide-symmetric configuration, a consequence of the degeneracies associated with the nonsymmorphic symmetry group...
  12. doi request reprint Low-threshold lasing action in photonic crystal slabs enabled by Fano resonances
    Song Liang Chua
    Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Opt Express 19:1539-62. 2011
    ..In addition to their fundamental interest, these findings may affect further engineering of active devices based on photonic crystal slabs...
  13. ncbi request reprint Broadband super-collimation in a hybrid photonic crystal structure
    Rafif E Hamam
    Center for Materials Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Opt Express 17:8109-18. 2009
    ..We also point out the potential importance of our proposed structure in the design of super-collimation-based devices for both monochromatic and polychromatic light...
  14. doi request reprint Optical broadband angular selectivity
    Yichen Shen
    Research Laboratory of Electronics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Science 343:1499-501. 2014
    ..Our method enables transparency throughout the visible spectrum at one angle--the generalized Brewster angle--and reflection at every other viewing angle...
  15. ncbi request reprint Overcoming the black body limit in plasmonic and graphene near-field thermophotovoltaic systems
    Ognjen Ilic
    Department of Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 02139, USA
    Opt Express 20:A366-84. 2012
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Optimization of broadband optical response of multilayer nanospheres
    Wenjun Qiu
    Department of Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Opt Express 20:18494-504. 2012
    ..We also show how properly chosen mixture of several species of different nanospheres can have an even larger minimal cross-section per volume/mass over the entire visible spectrum...
  17. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional photonic crystals by large-area membrane stacking
    Ling Lu
    Research Laboratory of Electronics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Opt Lett 37:4726-8. 2012
    ..By introducing a linear defect with a nonsymmorphic symmetry into the mesh-stack, we achieved a single-mode waveguide over a wide bandwidth...
  18. doi request reprint Spatio-temporal theory of lasing action in optically-pumped rotationally excited molecular gases
    Song Liang Chua
    Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Opt Express 19:7513-29. 2011
    ....
  19. doi request reprint A nanophotonic solar thermophotovoltaic device
    Andrej Lenert
    Device Research Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Nat Nanotechnol 9:126-30. 2014
    ..Our device is planar and compact and could become a viable option for high-performance solar thermophotovoltaic energy conversion...
  20. ncbi request reprint Observation and differentiation of unique high-Q optical resonances near zero wave vector in macroscopic photonic crystal slabs
    Jeongwon Lee
    Research Laboratory of Electronics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Phys Rev Lett 109:067401. 2012
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Design and global optimization of high-efficiency solar thermal systems with tungsten cermets
    David Chester
    Department of Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Opt Express 19:A245-57. 2011
    ..66% at 1000 K using realistic design parameters. The marginal benefit of adding more than 4 cermet layers is small (less than 0.26%, relative)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Purcell effect in nonlinear photonic structures: a coupled mode theory analysis
    Rafif E Hamam
    Center for Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Opt Express 16:12523-37. 2008
    ..Our results agree well with exact finite-difference time-domain (FDTD) results. Therefore, this approach can also in certain circumstances be used as a potential substitute for the more numerically intensive FDTD method...
  23. doi request reprint Design and global optimization of high-efficiency thermophotovoltaic systems
    Peter Bermel
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 02139, USA
    Opt Express 18:A314-34. 2010
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Waveguiding at the edge of a three-dimensional photonic crystal
    Ling Lu
    Department of Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Phys Rev Lett 108:243901. 2012
    ..A simple cell counting approach is presented to describe the periodic evolution of the system with interesting interplays among edge, surface, and bulk states...
  25. ncbi request reprint Tailoring optical nonlinearities via the Purcell effect
    Peter Bermel
    Department of Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Phys Rev Lett 99:053601. 2007
    ..For example, in realistic physical systems, enhancement of the Kerr coefficient by one to two orders of magnitude could be achieved...