Yinan Zhang

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ultra-high quality factor optical resonators based on semiconductor nanowires
    Yinan Zhang
    School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Opt Express 16:17400-9. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Ultra-high-Q TE/TM dual-polarized photonic crystal nanocavities
    Yinan Zhang
    School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Opt Lett 34:2694-6. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Submicrometer diameter micropillar cavities with high quality factor and ultrasmall mode volume
    Yinan Zhang
    School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Opt Lett 34:902-4. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Photonic crystal disk lasers
    Yinan Zhang
    School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, 9 Oxford Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Opt Lett 36:2704-6. 2011
  5. doi request reprint High-Q/V air-mode photonic crystal cavities at microwave frequencies
    Yinan Zhang
    School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, 33 Oxford Street, MA 02138, USA
    Opt Express 19:9371-7. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Design of an efficient terahertz source using triply resonant nonlinear photonic crystal cavities
    Ian B Burgess
    School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Opt Express 17:20099-108. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Broadband frequency conversion and shaping of single photons emitted from a nonlinear cavity
    Murray W McCutcheon
    School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Opt Express 17:22689-703. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Difference-frequency generation with quantum-limited efficiency in triply-resonant nonlinear cavities
    Ian B Burgess
    School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Opt Express 17:9241-51. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint All optical reconfiguration of optomechanical filters
    Parag B Deotare
    School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Nat Commun 3:846. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint A diamond nanowire single-photon source
    Thomas M Babinec
    School of Engineering and Applied Science, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Nat Nanotechnol 5:195-9. 2010

Collaborators

  • Ian B Burgess
  • Jorge Bravo-Abad
  • Mughees Khan
  • Marko Loncar
  • Parag B Deotare
  • Thomas M Babinec
  • Murray W McCutcheon
  • Qimin Quan
  • Ian W Frank
  • Rob Ilic
  • Irfan Bulu
  • Jeronimo R Maze
  • Birgit J M Hausmann
  • PHILIP R HEMMER
  • Mikhail D Lukin
  • Darrick E Chang

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Ultra-high quality factor optical resonators based on semiconductor nanowires
    Yinan Zhang
    School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Opt Express 16:17400-9. 2008
    ..Our cavities are well-suited for the realization of nanowire-based low-threshold lasers, single-photon sources and quantum optical devices that operate in the strong-coupling limit...
  2. doi request reprint Ultra-high-Q TE/TM dual-polarized photonic crystal nanocavities
    Yinan Zhang
    School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Opt Lett 34:2694-6. 2009
    ..We show that these orthogonally polarized modes have a tunable frequency separation and a high nonlinear spatial overlap. We expect these cavities to have a variety of applications in resonance-enhanced nonlinear optics...
  3. ncbi request reprint Submicrometer diameter micropillar cavities with high quality factor and ultrasmall mode volume
    Yinan Zhang
    School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Opt Lett 34:902-4. 2009
    ..We show that our cavity embedded with a diamond nanocrystal provides a feasible platform for cavity quantum electrodynamics experiments in the strong coupling limit...
  4. doi request reprint Photonic crystal disk lasers
    Yinan Zhang
    School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, 9 Oxford Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Opt Lett 36:2704-6. 2011
    ..We believe that this type of laser acts as a promising candidate for highly-integrated on-chip nanolasers in applications for signal processing and index sensing...
  5. doi request reprint High-Q/V air-mode photonic crystal cavities at microwave frequencies
    Yinan Zhang
    School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, 33 Oxford Street, MA 02138, USA
    Opt Express 19:9371-7. 2011
    ..The cavity is uniquely designed to have its electric field concentrated in air, which allows for efficient coupling to free space and facilitates interactions with gaseous atomic systems and fluids...
  6. doi request reprint Design of an efficient terahertz source using triply resonant nonlinear photonic crystal cavities
    Ian B Burgess
    School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Opt Express 17:20099-108. 2009
    ..e., quantum-limited conversion - is possible. We show that the output power at the point of optimal total conversion efficiency is adjustable by varying the mode quality (Q) factors...
  7. doi request reprint Broadband frequency conversion and shaping of single photons emitted from a nonlinear cavity
    Murray W McCutcheon
    School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Opt Express 17:22689-703. 2009
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  8. ncbi request reprint Difference-frequency generation with quantum-limited efficiency in triply-resonant nonlinear cavities
    Ian B Burgess
    School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Opt Express 17:9241-51. 2009
    ..We demonstrate the existence of a broad parameter range in which all triply-resonant DFG processes exhibit monostable conversion. We also demonstrate the existence of a geometry-dependent bistable region...
  9. ncbi request reprint All optical reconfiguration of optomechanical filters
    Parag B Deotare
    School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Nat Commun 3:846. 2012
    ..Independent control of mechanical and optical resonances of our structures is also demonstrated...
  10. ncbi request reprint A diamond nanowire single-photon source
    Thomas M Babinec
    School of Engineering and Applied Science, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Nat Nanotechnol 5:195-9. 2010
    ..This result enables a new class of devices for photonic and quantum information processing based on nanostructured diamond, and could have a broader impact in nanoelectromechanical systems, sensing and scanning probe microscopy...
  11. doi request reprint Optimal broadband antireflective taper
    Yinan Zhang
    School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Opt Lett 38:646-8. 2013
    ..We believe this work will lead to significant improvement in developing broadband antireflective devices in many areas...