San Diego Convention Center
San Diego, California, United States
11 - 15 August 2019
Conference 11124
Terahertz Emitters, Receivers, and Applications X
Sunday - Tuesday 11 - 13 August 2019
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  • Gaël Mouret, Univ. du Littoral Côte d'Opale (France)
  • Mauro F. Pereira, Institute of Physics of the CAS, v.v.i. (Czech Republic)
  • Rohit P. Prasankumar, Los Alamos National Lab. (United States)
  • Edik U. Rafailov, Aston Univ. (United Kingdom)
  • Roland Teissier, Univ. Montpellier (France)
  • Frédéric Teppe, Univ. Montpellier (France)
  • Dmitry Turchinovich, Univ. Duisburg-Essen (Germany)
  • Vladimir V. Vaks, Institute of Applied Physics of the RAS (Russian Federation)
  • Gintaras Valušis, Ctr. for Physical Sciences and Technology (Lithuania)

Sunday 11 August Show All Abstracts
Session 1:
THz Quantum Cascade Lasers
Sunday 11 August 2019
8:00 AM - 9:40 AM
Session Chairs:
Alexei N. Baranov, Univ. Montpellier (France) ;
Gintaras Valušis, Ctr. for Physical Sciences and Technology (Lithuania)
Watt-level power from terahertz semiconductor lasers with phase-locked plasmonic microcavities (Invited Paper)
Paper 11124-1
Author(s): Sushil Kumar, Yuan Jin, Lehigh Univ. (United States); John L. Reno, Sandia National Labs. (United States)
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Aperiodic photonic architectures for high-power THz quantum cascade lasers (Invited Paper)
Paper 11124-2
Author(s): Simone Biasco, Katia Garrasi, Fabrizio Castellano, NEST, the National Enterprise for nanoScience and nanotechnology (Italy), Istituto Nanoscienze, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (Italy), Scuola Normale Superiore (Italy); Lianhe Li, Univ. of Leeds (United Kingdom); Harvey E. Beere, David A. Ritchie, Univ. of Cambridge (United Kingdom); Edmund H. Linfield, Giles A. Davies, Univ. of Leeds (United Kingdom); Miriam S. Vitiello, NEST, the National Enterprise for nanoScience and nanotechnology (Italy), Istituto Nanoscienze, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (Italy), Scuola Normale Superiore (Italy)
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Optical injection phase locked loop locking of a terahertz quantum cascade laser to a fibre-based frequency comb (Invited Paper)
Paper 11124-3
Author(s): Reshma A. Mohandas, Univ. of Leeds (United Kingdom); Lalitha Ponnampalam, Univ. College London (United Kingdom); Lianhe Li, Univ. of Leeds (United Kingdom); Alwyn J. Seeds, Univ. College London (United Kingdom); Paul Dean, Giles A. Davies, Edmund H. Linfield, Joshua R. Freeman, Univ. of Leeds (United Kingdom)
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Graphene-based van der Waals heterostructures towards a new type of terahertz quantum-cascade lasers (Invited Paper)
Paper 11124-4
Author(s): Taiichi Otsuji, Deepika Yadav, Stephane A. Boubanga-Tombet, Akira Satou, Takayuki Watanabe, Tohoku Univ. (Japan); Alexander A. Dubinov, Institute for Physics of Microstructures (Russian Federation); Victor Ryzhii, Tohoku Univ. (Japan)
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Session 2:
Novel Concepts and Materials for THz Technology I
Sunday 11 August 2019
10:10 AM - 12:05 PM
Session Chairs:
Sushil Kumar, Lehigh Univ. (United States) ;
Oleg Mitrofanov, Univ. College London (United Kingdom)
Room temperature THz frequency comb based on QCL (Keynote Presentation)
Paper 11124-5
Author(s): Manijeh Razeghi, Northwestern Univ. (United States)
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Tunable nonlinearity in graphene THz plasmonics (Invited Paper)
Paper 11124-6
Author(s): Martin Mittendorff, Univ. Duisburg-Essen (Germany); M. Mehdi Jadidi, Columbia Univ. (United States); Matthew L. Chin, U.S. Army Research Lab. (United States); H. Dennis Drew, Thomas E. Murphy, Univ. of Maryland, College Park (United States)
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Spectral properties of incoherent terahertz torch based on parabolic Ga(As,Bi)/AlGaAs quantum wells
Paper 11124-7
Author(s): Mindaugas Karaliunas, Justas Pagalys, Vytautas Jakštas, Ricardas Norkus, Andrzej Urbanowicz, Jan Devenson, Renata Butkute, Ctr. for Physical Sciences and Technology (Lithuania); Andres Udal, Tallinn Univ. of Technology (Estonia); Gintaras Valušis, Ctr. for Physical Sciences and Technology (Lithuania)
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Multi-beam plasma generation of high-field terahertz radiation (Invited Paper)
Paper 11124-8
Author(s): Jeremy A. Johnson, Brigham Young Univ. (United States)
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Lunch Break 12:05 PM - 1:15 PM
Session 3:
Sources of THz Radiation
Sunday 11 August 2019
1:15 PM - 2:50 PM
Session Chairs:
Alvydas Lisauskas, Vilnius Univ. (Lithuania) ;
Luigi Consolino, Istituto Nazionale di Ottica (Italy)
Terahertz wave generation in air by femtosecond optical vortex pulses
Paper 11124-9
Author(s): Maksym Ivanov, Vilnius Univ. (Lithuania); Illia Thiele, Chalmers Univ. of Technology (Sweden); Stefan Skupin, Institut Lumière Matière, Univ. de Lyon, CNRS (France); Danas Buozius, Virgilijus Vaicaitis, Vilnius Univ. (Lithuania)
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TeraFERMI beamline as a powerful tool for nonlinear ultrafast studies on Dirac materials (Invited Paper)
Paper 11124-10
Author(s): Paola Di Pietro, Nidhi Adhlakha, Elettra-Sincrotrone Trieste S.C.p.A. (Italy); Federica Piccirilli, Istituto Officina dei Materiali, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (Italy); Stefano Lupi, Istituto Officina dei Materiali, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (Italy), Sapienza Univ. di Roma (Italy); Andrea Perucchi, Elettra-Sincrotrone Trieste S.C.p.A. (Italy)
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Towards transverse multiplexing of THz photo-driven emitters driven by a dual-transverse-mode dual-frequency laser (Invited Paper)
Paper 11124-11
Author(s): Stephane Blin, Alaeddine Abbes, Baptiste Chomet, Mikhaël Myara, Arnaud Garnache, Univ. Montpellier (France); Grégoire Beaudoin, Ctr. de Nanosciences et de Nanotechnologies, Univ. Paris-Sud, CNRS (France), Univ. Paris-Saclay (France); Isabelle Sagnes, Ctr. de Nanosciences et de Nanotechnologies (France)
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Efficient spintronic terahertz sources (Invited Paper)
Paper 11124-12
Author(s): Rolando Valdes Aguilar, The Ohio State Univ. (United States)
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Session 4:
Fundamentals of Generation, Detection, and Propagation of THz Waves
Sunday 11 August 2019
3:20 PM - 5:40 PM
Session Chairs:
Marco Rahm, Technische Univ. Kaiserslautern (Germany) ;
Stefan Kaiser, Max-Planck-Institut für Festkörperforschung (Germany)
Effect of interface roughness design on miniband transport and THz generation in semiconductor superlattices (Invited Paper)
Paper 11124-13
Author(s): Apostolos Apostolakis, Mauro F. Pereira, Institute of Physics of the CAS, v.v.i. (Czech Republic)
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Dielectric metasurfaces for a dual-polarized terahertz focal plane array
Paper 11124-14
Author(s): Conner Ballew, Caltech (United States); Maria Alonso-delPino, Cecile Jung-Kubiak, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Ehsan Arbabi, Seyedeh Mahsa Kamali, Caltech (United States); Goutam Chattopadhyay, Paul Goldsmith, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Andrei Faraon, Caltech (United States)
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Towards realisation of an efficient continuous wave terahertz source using quantum dot devices
Paper 11124-15
Author(s): Nasir G. Bello, Aston Univ. (United Kingdom)
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Highly efficient terahertz high-harmonic generation in graphene (Invited Paper)
Paper 11124-16
Author(s): Dmitry Turchinovich, Univ. Bielefeld (Germany)
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Asymmetric in magnetic field terahertz photoconductivity in HgCdTe solid solutions (Invited Paper)
Paper 11124-17
Author(s): Aleksei Kazakov, Alexandra Galeeva, Alexey Artamkin, M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State Univ. (Russian Federation); Sergey Dvoretskiy, Nikolay Mikhailov, Rzhanov Institute of Semiconductor Physics (Russian Federation); Mikhail Bannikov, P. N. Lebedev Physical Institute of the RAS (Russian Federation); Sergey Danilov, Univ. Regensburg (Germany); Ludmila Ryabova, M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State Univ. (Russian Federation); Dmitry Khokhlov, M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State Univ. (Russian Federation), P. N. Lebedev Physical Institute (Russian Federation)
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THz radiation sources for high precision spectroscopy (Invited Paper)
Paper 11124-18
Author(s): Vladimir Vaks, Vladimir Anfertev, Institute for Physics of Microstructures (Russian Federation); Roland Teissier, Alexey Baranov, Institut d'Électronique et des Systèmes, Univ. Montpellier (France)
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Session Plen:
Sunday Evening Plenary Session
Sunday 11 August 2019
6:00 PM - 7:25 PM

6:00 pm to 6:05 pm: Welcome and Opening Remarks

Accelerating science: how AI and cloud computing can boost scientific progress (Plenary Presentation)
Paper 11139-201
Author(s): Massimo Mascaro, Google Cloud (United States)
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LISA: observing gravitational waves from Space (Plenary Presentation)
Paper 11115-202
Author(s): Martin Gehler, European Space Agency (France)
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Monday 12 August Show All Abstracts
Session 5:
THz Spectroscopy
Monday 12 August 2019
8:00 AM - 10:05 AM
Session Chairs:
Rolando Valdes Aguilar, The Ohio State Univ. (United States) ;
Kaushik Sengupta, Princeton Univ. (United States)
Integrated terahertz polaritonics and spectroscopy (Invited Paper)
Paper 11124-19
Author(s): Keith A. Nelson, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (United States)
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Using terahertz pulses to shed new light on Dirac materials (Invited Paper)
Paper 11124-20
Author(s): Rohit P. Prasankumar, Nicholas Sirica, Prashant Padmanabhan, Stephane A. Boubanga-Tombet, Pamela Bowlan, Dmitry Yarotski, Stuart Trugman, Jianxin Zhu, Antoinette Taylor, Los Alamos National Lab. (United States)
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Higgs spectroscopy on superconducting cuprates using phase resolved third harmonics THz spectroscopy (Invited Paper)
Paper 11124-21
Author(s): Stefan Kaiser, Max-Planck-Institut für Festkörperforschung (Germany)
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THz frequency metrology (Invited Paper)
Paper 11124-22
Author(s): Luigi Consolino, Michele De Regis, Malik Nafa, Francesco Cappelli, Saverio Bartalini, Paolo De Natale, Istituto Nazionale di Ottica, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (Italy)
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The THz sum-frequency counterparts of stimulated Raman scattering (Invited Paper)
Paper 11124-23
Author(s): Sebastian F. Maehrlein, Columbia Univ. (United States), Fritz-Haber-Institut der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft (Germany)
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Session 6:
Novel Concepts and Materials for THz Technology II
Monday 12 August 2019
10:35 AM - 12:10 PM
Session Chairs:
Dmitry Turchinovich, Univ. Bielefeld (Germany) ;
Paola Di Pietro, Elettra-Sincrotrone Trieste S.C.p.A. (Italy)
Chip-scale terahertz systems (Invited Paper)
Paper 11124-24
Author(s): Kaushik Sengupta, Princeton Univ. (United States)
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Terahertz gas spectroscopy through self-mixing in a quantum cascade laser
Paper 11124-25
Author(s): Yingjun Han, Univ. of Leeds (United Kingdom)
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A new tunable topological platform with terahertz band gap: Pb1-xSnxSe (Invited Paper)
Paper 11124-26
Author(s): Gauthier Krizman, Ecole Normale Supérieure (France); Badih A. Assaf, Univ. of Notre Dame (United States); Günther Bauer, Gunther Springholz, Johannes Kepler Univ. Linz (Austria); Gérald Bastard, Robson Ferreira, Louis-Anne de Vaulchier, Yves Guldner, Ecole Normale Supérieure (France)
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Terahertz waveguide signal processing: passive and active devices (Invited Paper)
Paper 11124-27
Author(s): Kimberly Reichel, Istituto Nanoscienze, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (Italy); Nicolas Lozada-Smith, Duke Univ. (United States); Ishan D. Joshipura, Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States); Jianjun Ma, Rabi Shrestha, Rajind Mendis, Brown Univ. (United States); Michael D. Dickey, North Carolina State Univ. (United States); Daniel M. Mittleman, Brown Univ. (United States)
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Lunch Break 12:10 PM - 1:10 PM
Session 7:
Imaging
Monday 12 August 2019
1:10 PM - 3:10 PM
Session Chairs:
Martin Mittendorff, Univ. Duisburg-Essen (Germany) ;
Stephane Blin, Univ. Montpellier (France)
Laser terahertz emission microscope for real world application (Invited Paper)
Paper 11124-28
Author(s): Masayoshi Tonouchi, Osaka Univ. (Japan)
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Fourier imaging with CW terahertz waves
Paper 11124-29
Author(s): Hui Yuan, Daniel Voß, Physikalisches Institut, Goethe-Univ. Frankfurt am Main (Germany); Alvydas Lisauskas, Institute of Applied Electrodynamics and Telecommunications, Vilnius Univ. (Lithuania); Hartmut G. Roskos, Physikalisches Institut, Goethe-Univ. Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
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Terahertz-wave radars based on resonant-tunneling-diode oscillators (Invited Paper)
Paper 11124-30
Author(s): Adrian Dobroiu, Safumi Suzuki, Masahiro Asada, Tokyo Institute of Technology (Japan)
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Resolving ultrafast dynamics at the nanoscale via near-field THz-streaking spectroscopy (Invited Paper)
Paper 11124-31
Author(s): Georg Herink, Univ. Bayreuth (Germany)
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Terahertz spatial light modulator with more than 1 THz working range (Invited Paper)
Paper 11124-32
Author(s): Marco Rahm, Jan Kappa, Dominik Sokoluk, Steffen Klingel, Corey Shemelya, Egbert Oesterschulze, Technische Univ. Kaiserslautern (Germany)
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Session 8:
THz Detectors
Monday 12 August 2019
3:40 PM - 5:15 PM
Session Chairs:
Alexei N. Baranov, Univ. Montpellier (France) ;
Manijeh Razeghi, Northwestern Univ. (United States)
Fibonacci subterahertz imaging: Features and applications
Paper 11124-33
Author(s): Gintaras Valušis, Ctr. for Physical Sciences and Technology (Lithuania)
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Towards sensitive terahertz detection based on graphene quantum dot bolometer (Invited Paper)
Paper 11124-34
Author(s): Petr Neugebauer, CEITEC Brno Univ. of Technology (Czech Republic); Luke St. Marie, Georgetown Univ. (United States); Ivan Nemec, CEITEC- Central European Institute of Technology (Czech Republic); Peize Han, Georgetown Univ. (United States); Rachael L. Myers-Ward, D. Kurt Gaskill, U.S. Naval Research Lab. (United States); Paola Barbara, Georgetown Univ. (United States)
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Electrical nonlinearities in field effect transistors and their applications for terahertz autocorrelation measurements (Invited Paper)
Paper 11124-35
Author(s): Alvydas Lisauskas, Institute of High Pressure Physics (Poland), Vilnius Univ. (Lithuania); Kestutis Ikamas, Vilnius Univ. (Lithuania), The General Jonas Zemaitis Military Academy of Lithuania (Lithuania); Ignas Nevinskas, Arunas Krotkus, Ctr. for Physical Sciences and Technology (Lithuania); Hartmut G. Roskos, Goethe-Univ. Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
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Terahertz detectors based on all-dielectric photoconductive metasurfaces (Invited Paper)
Paper 11124-36
Author(s): Oleg Mitrofanov, Thomas Siday, Univ. College London (United Kingdom); Polina Vabishchevich, Sandia National Labs. (United States); Lucy Hale, Univ. College London (United Kingdom); Thomas Harris, Ting Shan Luk, John L. Reno, Igal Brener, Sandia National Labs. (United States)
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Session PMon:
Posters-Monday
Monday 12 August 2019
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Conference attendees are invited to attend the poster session on Monday evening. Come view the posters, enjoy light refreshments, ask questions, and network with colleagues in your field. Registration badges are required for entry.

Poster Setup: Monday 10:00 AM – 4:30 PM
View poster presentation guidelines and set-up instructions at
http://spie.org/OPPosterGuidelines
External electric field control of terahertz radiation from laser-induced air plasma
Paper 11124-37
Author(s): Shijia Feng, Beijing Institute of Technology (China); Aoxue Yu, Liangliang Zhang, Capital Normal Univ. (China); Yuejin Zhao, Liquan Dong, Beijing Institute of Technology (China)
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Grating tuned dual-wavelength dye laser used on terahertz
Paper 11124-38
Author(s): Yuwei Fang, Univ. of Science and Technology of China (China)
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High-gain terahertz antenna based on high efficient metasurfaces
Paper 11124-39
Author(s): Yajun Zhong, Bin Zhang, Sichuan Univ. (China)
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Near-resonant tunneling in MIIM diodes for rectenna applications
Paper 11124-40
Author(s): Amina Belkadi, Univ. of Colorado Boulder (United States)
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Large field-of-view continuous-wave terahertz reflective off-axis digital holography
Paper 11124-41
Author(s): Dayong Wang, Lu Rong, Beijing Univ. of Technology (China)
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Tuesday 13 August Show All Abstracts
Optical Engineering Plenary Session
Tuesday 13 August 2019
4:00 PM - 6:05 PM

Session Chair: H. Philip Stahl, NASA Marshall Space Flight Ctr. (United States)

4:00 pm: Welcome and Opening Remarks

Plasmonics-enhanced terahertz spectroscopy (Plenary Presentation)
Paper 11124-201
Author(s): Mona Jarrahi, Univ. of California, Los Angeles (United States)
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Making mirrors for giant telescopes (Plenary Presentation)
Paper 11116-202
Author(s): Hubert M. Martin, The Univ. of Arizona (United States)
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Spirit and Opportunity: An adventure of exploration and discovery on Mars (Plenary Presentation)
Paper 11116-203
Author(s): John L. Callas, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States)
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