Konstantin Y Bliokh

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint OPTICS. Quantum spin Hall effect of light
    Konstantin Y Bliokh
    Center for Emergent Matter Science, RIKEN, Wako Shi, Saitama 351 0198, Japan Nonlinear Physics Centre, Research School of Physics and Engineering, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    Science 348:1448-51. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Spin-to-orbital angular momentum conversion in focusing, scattering, and imaging systems
    Konstantin Y Bliokh
    Applied Optics Group, School of Physics, National University of Ireland, Galway, Galway, Ireland
    Opt Express 19:26132-49. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Goos-Hänchen and Imbert-Fedorov shifts of polarized vortex beams
    Konstantin Y Bliokh
    Nonlinear Physics Center, Research School of Physics and Engineering, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
    Opt Lett 34:389-91. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Singular polarimetry: evolution of polarization singularities in electromagnetic waves propagating in a weakly anisotropic medium
    Konstantin Yu Bliokh
    Optical Engineering Laboratory, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa 32000, Israel
    Opt Express 16:695-709. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Optical nanoprobing via spin-orbit interaction of light
    Oscar G Rodríguez-Herrera
    Applied Optics Group, School of Physics, National University of Ireland, Galway, University Road, Galway, Ireland
    Phys Rev Lett 104:253601. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Magnetoelectric effects in local light-matter interactions
    Konstantin Y Bliokh
    iTHES Research Group, RIKEN, Wako Shi, Saitama 351 0198, Japan and CEMS, RIKEN, Wako Shi, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    Phys Rev Lett 113:033601. 2014
  7. ncbi request reprint Relativistic electron vortex beams: angular momentum and spin-orbit interaction
    Konstantin Y Bliokh
    Applied Optics Group, School of Physics, National University of Ireland, Galway, Galway, Ireland
    Phys Rev Lett 107:174802. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Relativistic Hall effect
    Konstantin Y Bliokh
    Advanced Science Institute, RIKEN, Wako Shi, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    Phys Rev Lett 108:120403. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Extraordinary momentum and spin in evanescent waves
    Konstantin Y Bliokh
    1 iTHES Research Group, RIKEN, Wako Shi, Saitama 351 0198, Japan 2 A Usikov Institute of Radiophysics and Electronics, NASU, Kharkov 61085, Ukraine
    Nat Commun 5:3300. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint Classical field approach to quantum weak measurements
    Justin Dressel
    Center for Emergent Matter Science, RIKEN, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    Phys Rev Lett 112:110407. 2014

Collaborators

  • David Lara
  • Justin Dressel
  • Oscar G Rodríguez-Herrera
  • Ilya V Shadrivov
  • Franco Nori
  • Valentin Freilikher
  • Yuri S Kivshar
  • Elena A Ostrovskaya
  • Yuri P Bliokh
  • Chris Dainty

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint OPTICS. Quantum spin Hall effect of light
    Konstantin Y Bliokh
    Center for Emergent Matter Science, RIKEN, Wako Shi, Saitama 351 0198, Japan Nonlinear Physics Centre, Research School of Physics and Engineering, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    Science 348:1448-51. 2015
    ..This deepens our understanding of Maxwell's theory, reveals analogies with topological insulators for electrons, and offers applications for robust spin-directional optical interfaces...
  2. doi request reprint Spin-to-orbital angular momentum conversion in focusing, scattering, and imaging systems
    Konstantin Y Bliokh
    Applied Optics Group, School of Physics, National University of Ireland, Galway, Galway, Ireland
    Opt Express 19:26132-49. 2011
    ..Observations of the AM conversions using local intensity distributions and far-field polarimetric measurements are discussed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Goos-Hänchen and Imbert-Fedorov shifts of polarized vortex beams
    Konstantin Y Bliokh
    Nonlinear Physics Center, Research School of Physics and Engineering, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
    Opt Lett 34:389-91. 2009
    ..We predict a novel vortex-induced GH shift and also reveal a direct connection between the spin-induced angular shifts and the vortex-induced linear shifts...
  4. ncbi request reprint Singular polarimetry: evolution of polarization singularities in electromagnetic waves propagating in a weakly anisotropic medium
    Konstantin Yu Bliokh
    Optical Engineering Laboratory, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa 32000, Israel
    Opt Express 16:695-709. 2008
    ..e. C-lines of circular polarization and L-surfaces of linear polarization. The general theory is applied to specific examples of the unfolding of a vectorial vortex in birefringent and dichroic media...
  5. ncbi request reprint Optical nanoprobing via spin-orbit interaction of light
    Oscar G Rodríguez-Herrera
    Applied Optics Group, School of Physics, National University of Ireland, Galway, University Road, Galway, Ireland
    Phys Rev Lett 104:253601. 2010
    ..e., macroseparation of spins in the outgoing light. This brings forth a far-field optical nanoprobing technique based on the spin-orbit interaction of light...
  6. ncbi request reprint Magnetoelectric effects in local light-matter interactions
    Konstantin Y Bliokh
    iTHES Research Group, RIKEN, Wako Shi, Saitama 351 0198, Japan and CEMS, RIKEN, Wako Shi, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    Phys Rev Lett 113:033601. 2014
    ..Akin to the "superchiral" light suggested recently for local probing of molecular chirality, here we suggest employing complex fields for a sensitive probing of the nonreciprocal magnetoelectric effect in nanoparticles or molecules. ..
  7. ncbi request reprint Relativistic electron vortex beams: angular momentum and spin-orbit interaction
    Konstantin Y Bliokh
    Applied Optics Group, School of Physics, National University of Ireland, Galway, Galway, Ireland
    Phys Rev Lett 107:174802. 2011
    ..Moreover, the magnetic moment is calculated, which shows different g factors for spin and orbital AM and also contains the Berry-phase correction...
  8. ncbi request reprint Relativistic Hall effect
    Konstantin Y Bliokh
    Advanced Science Institute, RIKEN, Wako Shi, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    Phys Rev Lett 108:120403. 2012
    ..The perfect agreement of quantum and relativistic approaches allows applications at strikingly different scales, from elementary spinning particles, through classical light, to rotating black holes...
  9. doi request reprint Extraordinary momentum and spin in evanescent waves
    Konstantin Y Bliokh
    1 iTHES Research Group, RIKEN, Wako Shi, Saitama 351 0198, Japan 2 A Usikov Institute of Radiophysics and Electronics, NASU, Kharkov 61085, Ukraine
    Nat Commun 5:3300. 2014
    ..This allows the observation of 'impossible' properties of light and of a fundamental field-theory quantity, which was previously considered as 'virtual'. ..
  10. ncbi request reprint Classical field approach to quantum weak measurements
    Justin Dressel
    Center for Emergent Matter Science, RIKEN, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
    Phys Rev Lett 112:110407. 2014
    ..This general result explains why these effects appear to be robust for pre- and postselected ensembles, and why they can also be measured using classical field techniques that are not weak for individual excitations of the field. ..
  11. ncbi request reprint Bistability of anderson localized States in nonlinear random media
    Ilya V Shadrivov
    Nonlinear Physics Center, Research School of Physics and Engineering, Australian National University, Canberra ACT 0200, Australia
    Phys Rev Lett 104:123902. 2010
    ..This offers a new way for all-optical light control employing statistically homogeneous random media without regular cavities...