Macquarie University Research Centre in Quantum Science and Technology

Research Output 1980 2019

2019

Suspended mid-infrared waveguides for stimulated brillouin scattering

Schmidt, M. K., Poulton, C. G., Mashanovich, G. Z., Reed, G. T., Eggleton, B. J. & Steel, M. J., 1 Jan 2019, In : Optics Express. 27, 4, p. 4976-4989 14 p.

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waveguides
scattering
acoustics
confining
germanium
2018

Elastic Purcell effect

Schmidt, M. K., Helt, L. G., Poulton, C. G. & Steel, M. J., 8 Aug 2018, In : Physical Review Letters. 121, 6, p. 1-6 6 p., 064301.

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antennas
closing
phonons
dissipation
analogs

Pulsed molecular optomechanics in plasmonic nanocavities: from nonlinear vibrational instabilities to bond-breaking

Lombardi, A., Schmidt, M. K., Weller, L., Deacon, W. M., Benz, F., de Nijs, B., Aizpurua, J. & Baumberg, J. J., 2018, In : Physical Review X. 8, 1, p. 1-17 17 p., 011016.

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mechanical oscillators
chemical bonds
exploitation
quantum theory
occupation
2017

Effects of filtering on the purity of heralded single photons from parametric sources

Blay, D. R., Steel, M. J. & Helt, L. G., 20 Nov 2017, In : Physical Review A. 96, 5, p. 1-8 8 p., 053842.

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purity
photons
spectral correlation
narrowband

Linking classical and molecular optomechanics descriptions of SERS

Schmidt, M. K., Esteban, R., Benz, F., Baumberg, J. J. & Aizpurua, J., 2017, In : Faraday Discussions. 205, p. 31-65 35 p.

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Raman scattering
Hamiltonians
pumping
Raman spectra
Nanosystems

Stimulated emission from nitrogen-vacancy centres in diamond

Jeske, J., Lau, D. W. M., Vidal, X., McGuinness, L. P., Reineck, P., Johnson, B. C., Doherty, M. W., McCallum, J. C., Onoda, S., Jelezko, F., Ohshima, T., Volz, T., Cole, J. H., Gibson, B. C. & Greentree, A. D., 27 Jan 2017, In : Nature Communications. 8, p. 1-8 8 p., 14000.

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Stimulated emission
Diamond
stimulated emission
Vacancies
Phonons
2016

A Hamiltonian treatment of stimulated Brillouin scattering in nanoscale integrated waveguides

Sipe, J. E. & Steel, M. J., 1 Apr 2016, In : New Journal of Physics. 18, p. 1-21 21 p., 045004.

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waveguides
acoustics
scattering
acoustic coupling
radiation pressure

Bragg gratings will improve signal-to-noise in χ(3) degenerate photon-pair generation

Helt, L. G., Branczyk, A. M., Introini, V., Liscidini, M. & Steel, M. J., 16 Dec 2016, 2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2016. Washington, D.C.: Optical Society of America (OSA), p. 1-2 2 p. 7787560

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Photonic band gap
Bragg gratings
Light sources
Photons
Pumps

Brightness and photostability of emerging red and near-IR fluorescent nanomaterials for bioimaging

Reineck, P., Francis, A., Orth, A., Lau, D. W. M., Nixon-Luke, R. D. V., Rastogi, I. D., Razali, W. A. W., Cordina, N. M., Parker, L. M., Sreenivasan, V. K. A., Brown, L. J. & Gibson, B. C., 1 Oct 2016, In : Advanced Optical Materials. 4, 10, p. 1549-1557 9 p.

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Nanostructured materials
Luminance
emerging
brightness
biology

Cavity-Free scheme for nondestructive detection of a single optical photon

Xia, K., Johnsson, M., Knight, P. L. & Twamley, J., 13 Jan 2016, In : Physical Review Letters. 116, 2, p. 1-5 5 p., e023601.

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cavities
photons
quantum optics
numerical analysis
pumping

Classicality of a quantum oscillator

Ahmadzadegan, A., Mann, R. B. & Terno, D. R., 16 Mar 2016, In : Physical Review A - Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics. 93, 3, p. 1-8 8 p., 032122.

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sectors
oscillators
formalism
Hilbert space
equations of motion

CLIC1 regulates dendritic cell antigen processing and presentation by modulating phagosome acidification and proteolysis

Salao, K., Jiang, L., Li, H., Tsai, V. W. W., Husaini, Y., Curmi, P. M. G., Brown, L. J., Brown, D. A. & Breit, S. N., 15 May 2016, In : Biology Open. 5, 5, p. 620-630 11 p.

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Proteolysis
chloride channels
phagosomes
Phagosomes
Chloride Channels

Continuous wave photon pair generation in silicon-on-insultator waveguides and ring resonators and erratum: comment

Liscidini, M., Sipe, J. E. & Helt, L. G., 18 Apr 2016, In : Optics Express. 24, 8, p. 9130-9131 2 p.

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continuous radiation
resonators
waveguides
rings
photons

Domain engineering algorithm for practical and effective photon sources

Tambasco, J. L., Boes, A., Helt, L. G., Steel, M. J. & Mitchell, A., 22 Aug 2016, In : Optics Express. 24, 17, p. 19616-19626 11 p.

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phase matching
engineering
potassium phosphates
quantum optics
photons

Exponentially more precise quantum simulation of fermions in second quantization

Babbush, R., Berry, D. W., Kivlichan, I. D., Wei, A. Y., Love, P. J. & Aspuru-Guzik, A., 24 Mar 2016, In : New Journal of Physics. 18, p. 1-17 17 p., 033032.

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fermions
simulation
Taylor series
quantum chemistry
entry

Far-field measurements of vortex beams interacting with nanoholes

Zambrana-Puyalto, X., Vidal, X., Fernandez-Corbaton, I. & Molina-Terriza, G., 25 Feb 2016, In : Scientific Reports. 6, p. 1-10 10 p., 22185.

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Generating spin squeezing states and Greenberger-Horne-Zeilinger entanglement using a hybrid phonon-spin ensemble in diamond

Xia, K. & Twamley, J., 10 Nov 2016, In : Physical Review B: Condensed Matter and Materials Physics. 94, 20, p. 1-8 8 p., 205118.

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Diamond
compressing
Cryogenics
Diamonds
diamonds

Interaction of Human Chloride Intracellular Channel Protein 1 (CLIC1) with Lipid Bilayers: A Fluorescence Study

Hare, J. E., Goodchild, S. C., Breit, S. N., Curmi, P. M. G. & Brown, L. J., 12 Jul 2016, In : Biochemistry. 55, 27, p. 3825-3833 9 p.

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Lipid bilayers
Lipid Bilayers
Chlorides
Fluorescence
Proteins

Loops and strings in a superconducting lattice gauge simulator

Brennen, G. K., Pupillo, G., Rico, E., Stace, T. M. & Vodola, D., 7 Dec 2016, In : Physical Review Letters. 117, 24, p. 1-7 7 p., 240504.

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simulators
strings
superconducting devices
ladders
confining

Luminescence quantum yields of gold nanoparticles varying with excitation wavelength

Cheng, Y., He, Y., Zhao, J., Shen, H., Xia, K., Lua, G. & Gong, Q., 2016, Nanophotonics and Micro/Nano Optics III. Zhou, Z. & Wada, K. (eds.). Bellingham, Washington: SPIE, p. 1-9 9 p. 1002715. (Proceedings of SPIE; vol. 10027).

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Gold Nanoparticles
Luminescence
Quantum yield
Gold
Excitation

Luminescence quantum yields of gold nanoparticles varying with excitation wavelengths

Cheng, Y., Lu, G., He, Y., Shen, H., Zhao, J., Xia, K. & Gong, Q., 28 Jan 2016, In : Nanoscale. 8, 4, p. 2188-2194 7 p.

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Quantum yield
Gold
Luminescence
Nanoparticles
Wavelength

Macroscopic superpositions and gravimetry with quantum magnetomechanics

Johnsson, M. T., Brennen, G. K. & Twamley, J., 21 Nov 2016, In : Scientific Reports. 6, p. 1-13 13 p., 37495.

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Gravitation
Interferometry
Physics
Noise
caN protocol

Nano-assembly of nanodiamonds by conjugation to actin filaments

Bradac, C., Say, J. M., Rastogi, I. D., Cordina, N. M., Volz, T. & Brown, L. J., 1 Mar 2016, In : Journal of Biophotonics. 9, 3, p. 296-304 9 p.

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Nanodiamonds
conjugation
Actin Cytoskeleton
Actins
filaments

Nanophotonics gets twisted

Molina-Terriza, G., 13 May 2016, In : Science. 352, 6287, p. 774 1 p.

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Near-field levitated quantum optomechanics with nanodiamonds

Juan, M. L., Molina-Terriza, G., Volz, T. & Romero-Isart, O., 24 Aug 2016, In : Physical Review A - Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics. 94, 2, p. 1-9 9 p., 023841.

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near fields
levitation
cavities
emitters
acceleration (physics)

Optimized quantum sensing with a single electron spin using real-time adaptive measurements

Bonato, C., Blok, M. S., Dinani, H. T., Berry, D. W., Markham, M. L., Twitchen, D. J. & Hanson, R., 3 Mar 2016, In : Nature Nanotechnology. 11, 3, p. 247-252 6 p.

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electron spin
Solid-state sensors
Diamond
Electrons
solid state

Parametric fluorescence in a sequence of resonators: An analogy with Dicke superradiance

Onodera, T., Liscidini, M., Sipe, J. E. & Helt, L. G., 21 Apr 2016, In : Physical Review A - Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics. 93, 4, p. 1-17 17 p., 043837.

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four-wave mixing
resonators
wave functions
pumps
fluorescence

Phase-sensitive tomography of the joint spectral amplitude of photon pair sources

Jizan, I., Bell, B., Helt, L. G., Bedoya, A. C., Xiong, C. & Eggleton, B. J., 15 Oct 2016, In : Optics Letters. 41, 20, p. 4803-4806 4 p.

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tomography
photons
four-wave mixing
nanowires
photonics

Quantum-enhanced spectroscopy with entangled multiphoton states

Dinani, H. T., Gupta, M. K., Dowling, J. P. & Berry, D. W., 7 Jun 2016, In : Physical Review A - Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics. 93, 6, p. 1-6 6 p., 063804.

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photons
phase shift
spectroscopy
Fisher information
atoms

Simulation of braiding anyons using matrix product states

Ayeni, M., Singh, S., Pfeifer, R. N. C. & Brennen, G. K., 20 Apr 2016, In : Physical Review B: Condensed Matter and Materials Physics. 93, 16, p. 1-18 18 p., 165128.

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Ground state
Ladders
ladders
ground state
products

Spacetime structure and vacuum entanglement

Martín-Martínez, E., Smith, A. R. H. & Terno, D. R., 1 Feb 2016, In : Physical Review D - Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology. 93, 4, p. 1-13 13 p., 044001.

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vacuum
detectors
Minkowski space
phenomenology
universe

Spin and localization of relativistic fermions and uncertainty relations

Céleri, L. C., Kiosses, V. & Terno, D. R., 19 Dec 2016, In : Physical Review A - Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics. 94, 6, p. 1-11 11 p., 062115.

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fermions
operators
flux density
de Broglie wavelengths
distribution moments

The time is right for multiphoton entangled states

Peacock, A. C. & Steel, M. J., 11 Mar 2016, In : Science. 351, 6278, p. 1152-1153 2 p.

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2015

Acoustic build-up in on-chip stimulated Brillouin scattering

Wolff, C., Steel, M. J., Eggleton, B. J. & Poulton, C. G., 4 Sep 2015, In : Scientific Reports. 5, p. 1-7 7 p., 13656.

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Acoustics
Semiconductors

Bi-photon spectral correlation measurements from a silicon nanowire in the quantum and classical regimes

Jizan, I., Helt, L. G., Xiong, C., Collins, M. J., Choi, D. Y., Joon Chae, C., Liscidini, M., Steel, M. J., Eggleton, B. J. & Clark, A. S., 28 Jul 2015, In : Scientific Reports. 5, p. 1-9 9 p., 12557.

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Nanowires
Silicon
Photons
Lasers
Seeds

Characterizing quantum dynamics with initial system-environment correlations

Ringbauer, M., Wood, C. J., Modi, K., Gilchrist, A., White, A. G. & Fedrizzi, A., 4 Mar 2015, In : Physical Review Letters. 114, 9, p. 1-5 5 p., 090402.

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photonics
preparation

Detection of a weak magnetic field via cavity-enhanced Faraday rotation

Xia, K., Zhao, N. & Twamley, J., 12 Oct 2015, In : Physical Review A - Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics. 92, 4, p. 1-8 8 p., 043409.

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Faraday effect
cavities
magnetic measurement
sensitivity
microwave probes

Determinism, independence, and objectivity are incompatible

Ionicioiu, R., Mann, R. B. & Terno, D. R., 13 Feb 2015, In : Physical Review Letters. 114, 6, p. 060405-1-060405-5 5 p., 060405.

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quantum mechanics
quantum theory
compatibility
moments
predictions

Deterministic Creation of Macroscopic Cat States

Lombardo, D. & Twamley, J., 8 Sep 2015, In : Scientific Reports. 5, p. 1-14 14 p., 13884.

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Cats
Membranes
Observation

Diabolical points in multi-scatterer optomechanical systems

Chesi, S., Wang, Y. D. & Twamley, J., 15 Jan 2015, In : Scientific Reports. 5, p. 1-8 8 p., 7816.

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Optics and Photonics
Quantum Dots
Graphite
Orbit
Fruit

Effect of scattering loss on connections between classical and quantum processes in second-order nonlinear waveguides

Helt, L. G. & Steel, M. J., 1 Apr 2015, In : Optics Letters. 40, 7, p. 1460-1463 4 p.

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waveguides
scattering
optical waveguides

Electron paramagnetic resonance: site-directed spin labeling

Brown, L. J. & Hare, J. E., 15 Sep 2015, Pumps, channels and transporters: methods of functional analysis. Clarke, R. J. & Khalid, M. A. A. (eds.). New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons, p. 327-365 39 p. (Chemical Analysis: A series of monographs on analytical chemistry and its applications; vol. 183).

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Electron Spin Resonance Spectroscopy
Labeling
Paramagnetic resonance
Membrane Proteins
Membrane Transport Proteins

Exploring the quantum critical behaviour in a driven Tavis-Cummings circuit

Feng, M., Zhong, Y. P., Liu, T., Yan, L. L., Yang, W. L., Twamley, J. & Wang, H., 14 May 2015, In : Nature Communications. 6, p. 1-7 7 p., 7111.

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Phase Transition
Phase transitions
Networks (circuits)
Condensed matter physics
condensed matter physics

Focus on Quantum Memory

Brennen, G., Giacobino, E. & Simon, C., 6 May 2015, In : New Journal of Physics. 17, p. 1-3 3 p., 050201.

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proposals
quantum communication
cold gas
doped crystals
rare earth elements

Generation of heralded single photons beyond 1100nm by spontaneous four-wave mixing in a side-stressed femtosecond laser-written waveguide

Yan, Z., Duan, Y., Helt, L. G., Ams, M., Withford, M. J. & Steel, M. J., 7 Dec 2015, In : Applied Physics Letters. 107, 23, p. 1-5 5 p., 231106.

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waveguide lasers
four-wave mixing
photons
birefringence
waveguides

Hamiltonian Simulation with Nearly Optimal Dependence on all Parameters

Berry, D. W., Childs, A. M. & Kothari, R., 11 Dec 2015, Proceedings - 2015 IEEE 56th Annual Symposium on Foundations of Computer Science, FOCS 2015. Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 792-809 18 p. 7354428

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Hamiltonians
Bessel functions

High resolution bi-photon spectral correlation measurements from a silicon nanowire in the quantum and classical regimes

Jizan, I., Helt, L. G., Xiong, C., Collins, M. J., Choi, D. Y., Chae, C. J., Liscidini, M., Steel, M. J., Eggleton, B. J. & Clark, A. S., 2015, 2015 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO 2015) : OSA Technical Digest (online) . Washington, DC: Optical Society of America (OSA), p. 1-2 2 p. FTh1A.7

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spectral correlation
Four wave mixing
Silicon
Nanowires
nanowires

Identifying quantum phases from the injectivity of symmetric matrix product states

Singh, S., 31 Mar 2015, In : Physical Review B: Condensed Matter and Materials Physics. 91, 11, p. 115145-1-115145-8 8 p., 115145.

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Hamiltonians
symmetry
products
Crystal symmetry
Ground state

Introduction to Helicity and Electromagnetic Duality Transformations in Optics

Fernandez-Corbaton, I. & Molina-Terriza, G., 16 Jan 2015, Fundamentals of Photonics and Physics. Andrews, D. L. (ed.). Hoboken, New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons, Vol. 1. p. 341-362 22 p.

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Maxwell equations
Electromagnetic fields
Photonics
Optics
Electric fields

Laser written circuits for quantum photonics

Meany, T., Gräfe, M., Heilmann, R., Perez-Leija, A., Gross, S., Steel, M. J., Withford, M. J. & Szameit, A., 1 Jul 2015, In : Laser and Photonics Reviews. 9, 4, p. 363-384 22 p.

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Photonics
Information science
photonics
Ultrashort pulses
Networks (circuits)