List of Publications


Journal papers

  1. C. G. Littlejohns, A. Z. Khokhar, D. J. Thomson, Y. Hu, S. J. Pearce, S. A. Reynolds, G. Z. Mashanovich, G. T. Reed, and F. Y. Gardes, “Ge-on-Si plasma enhanced chemical vapor deposition for low cost photodetectors,” IEEE Photonics Journal (accepted for publication)
  2. M. A. Ettabib, L. Xu, A. Bogris, A. Kapsalis, M. Belal, E. Lorent, et al., "Broadband telecom to mid-infrared supercontinuum generation in a dispersion-engineered silicon germanium waveguide," Optics Letters, vol. 40, pp. 4118-4121, 2015/09/01, (2015)
  3. M. Nedeljkovic, J. Soler Penades, C. J. Mitchell, T. Dominquez Bucio, A. Z. Khokhar, C. G. Littlejohns, F. Y. Gardes, and G. Z. Mashanovich, “Surface grating coupled low loss Ge-on-Si rib waveguides and multimode interferometers,” IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, vol. 27, pp. 1040-1043, (2015)
  4. L. Shen, N. Healy, C. J. Mitchell, J. S. Penades, M. Nedeljkovic, G. Z. Mashanovich, and A. C. Peacock, “Mid-infrared all-optical modulation in low loss germanium-on-silicon waveguides,” Optics Letters, vol. 40, pp. 268-271, (2015)
  5. L. Shen, N. Healy, C. J. Mitchell, J. Solar Penades, M. Nedeljkovic, G. Z. Mashanovich, and A. C. Peacock, “Two-photon absorption and all-optical modulation in germanium-on-silicon waveguides for the mid-infrared,” Optics Letters, vol. 40, pp. 2213-2216, (2015)
  6. G. Z. Mashanovich, F. Y. Gardes, D. J. Thomson, Y. Hu, K. Li, M. Nedeljkovic, J. Soler Penades, A. Z. Khokhar, C. J. Mitchell, S. Stankovic, R. Topley, S. A. Reynolds, Y. Wang, B. Troia, V. M. N. Passaro, C. G. Littlejohns, T. Dominguez Bucio, P. R. Wilson, and G. T. Reed, “Silicon photonic waveguides and devices for near- and mid-IR applications,” IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, vol. 21, 8200112, (2015). Invited
  7. R. Bruck, B. Mills, B. Troia, D. J. Thomson, F. Y. Gardes, Y. Hu, G. Z. Mashanovich, V. M. N. Passaro, G. T. Reed, and O. L. Muskens, “Device level characterization of the flow of light in integrated photonic circuits using ultrafast photomodulation spectroscopy,” Nature Photonics, vol. 9, pp. 54-60, (2015)
  8. R. Bruck, B. Mills, D. J. Thomson, B. Troia, V. M. N. Passaro, G. Z. Mashanovich, G. T. Reed, and O. L. Muskens, “Picosecond optically reconfigurable filters exploiting full free spectral range tuning of single ring and Vernier effect resonators,” Optics Express, vol. 23, pp. 12468-12477, (2015)
  9. D. J. Thomson, C. G. Littlejohns, S. Stanković, M. Nedeljkovic and S. A. Reynolds, “Silicon Photonics”, Wiley Encyclopedia, (2015). Invited
  10. J. J. Ackert, D. J. Thomson, L. Shen, A. C. Peacock, P. E. Jessop, G. T. Reed, G. Z. Mashanovich, and A. P. Knights, “High-speed detection above the telecommunication windows with monolithic silicon photodiodes”, Nature Photonics, vol. 9, pp. 393-396, (2015)
  11. R. Topley, L. O'Faolain, D. J. Thomson, F. Y. Gardes, G. Z. Mashanovich, and G. T. Reed, " Planar surface implanted diffractive grating couplers in SOI," Optics Express, Vol. 22, Issue 1, pp. 1077-1084 (2014)
  12. D. J. Thomson, L. Shen, J. J. Ackert, E. Huante-Ceron, A. P. Knights, M. Nedeljkovic, A. C. Peacock, and G. Z. Mashanovich, " Optical detection and modulation at 2μm-2.5μm in silicon," Optics Express, Vol. 22, Issue 9, pp. 10825-10830 (2014)
  13. R. Topley, G. Martinez-Jimenez, L. O’Faolain, N. Healy, S. Mailis, D. J. Thomson, F. Y. Gardes, A. C. Peacock, D. N. R. Payne, G. Z. Mashanovich, and G. T. Reed, " Locally Erasable Couplers for Optical Device Testing in Silicon on Insulator," Journal of Lightwave Technology, Vol. 32, Issue 12, pp. 2248-2253 (2014)
  14. C. G. Littlejohns, Y. Hu, F. Y. Gardes, D. J. Thomson, S. A. Reynolds, G. Z. Mashanovich, and G. T. Reed, “50 Gb/s silicon photonics receiver with low insertion loss,” IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, (2014)
  15. B. Goll, D. J. Thomson, L. Zimmermann, H. Porte, F. Y. Gardes, Y. Hu, S. Lischke, B. Tillack, G. T. Reed, and H. Zimmermann, “A monolithically integrated silicon modulator with a 10Gb/s 5Vpp or 5.6Vpp driver in 0.25um SiGe:C BiCMOS,” Frontiers in Physics, vol. 2, 62, (2014)
  16. M. Nedeljkovic, S. Stanković, C. J. Mitchell, A. Z. Khokhar, S. A. Reynolds, D. J. Thomson, F. Y. Gardes, C. G. Littlejohns, G. T. Reed, and G. Z. Mashanovich, “Mid-infrared thermo-optic modulators in SOI,” IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, vol. 26, pp. 1352-1355, (2014)
  17. K. Hammani, M. A. Ettabib, A. Bogris, A. Kapsalis, D. Syvridis, M. Brun, et al., "Towards nonlinear conversion from mid- to near-infrared wavelengths using Silicon Germanium waveguides," Optics Express, vol. 22, pp. 9667-9674, Apr 21 (2014)
  18. G. T. Reed, D. J. Thomson, F. Y. Gardes, Y. Hu, J.-M. Fedeli, and G. Z. Mashanovich, “High-speed carrier-depletion silicon Mach-Zehnder optical modulators with lateral PN junctions,” Frontiers in Physics, vol. 2, 77, (2014)
  19. D. J. Thomson, L. Shen, J. J. Ackert, E. Huante-Ceron, A. P. Knights, M. Nedeljkovic, A. C. Peacock, and G. Z. Mashanovich, “Optical detection and modulation at 2µm - 2.5µm in silicon,” Optics Express, vol. 22, pp. 10825-10830, (2014)
  20. D. J. Thomson, H. Porte, B. Goll, D. Knoll, S. Lischke, F. Y. Gardes, Y. Hu, G. T. Reed, H. Zimmermann, and L. Zimmermann, “Silicon carrier depletion modulator with 10Gbit/s driver realized in high-performance photonic BiCMOS,” Laser & Photonics Reviews, vol. 8, pp. 180-187, (2014)
  21. G-H. Duan, C. Jany, A. L. Liepvre, A. Accard, M. Lamponi, D. Make, P. Kaspar, G. Levaufre, N. Girard, F. Lelarge, J-M. Fedeli, A. Descos, B. B. Bakir, S. Messaoudene, D. Bordel, S. Menezo, S. Keyvaninia, G. Roelkens, D. Van Thourhout, D. J. Thomson, F. Y. Gardes, and G. T. Reed “Hybrid III-V on silicon lasers for photonic integrated circuits on silicon,” IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, vol. 20, (2014)
  22. Y. Hu, T. Li, D. J. Thomson, X. Chen, J. Soler Penades, A. Z. Khokhar, C. J. Mitchell, G. T. Reed, and G. Z. Mashanovich, “Wavelength division (de)multiplexing in mid-infrared wavelength range using interleaved angled multimode interferometer on the silicon-on-insulator platform,” Optics Letters, vol. 39, pp.1406-1409, (2014)
  23. D.-X. Xu, J. Schmid, G. T. Reed, G. Z. Mashanovich, D. J. Thomson, M. Nedeljkovic, X. Chen, D. Van Thourhout, and S. Keyvaninia, “Silicon photonics integration platform – have we found the sweet spot?Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, vol. 20, (2014)

Conference papers

  1. D. J. Richardson, “Emerging technology for the Petabit/s era” Proc. Micro Optics Conference 2015 (MOC 2015), Fukuoka, 25-28 October (2015)
  2. D. J. Richardson, “Telecoms applications for 2 µm lasers” Proc. ISLA Workshop Munich, June26 (2015)
  3. D. J. Richardson, Y. Jung, Q. Kang, J. Sahu, S. Jain, Z. Li and S. Alam, “Emerging Fiber Lasers and Amplifiers for TelecomsCLEO Europe, CJ12.1 Munich 21-25 June (2015). Invited
  4. D. J. Richardson, “2µm-Band Photonic Technology and its Applications” W1.32, International Symposium on Ultrafast Photonics Technologies, Kyoto, 13-15 July (2015). Invited
  5. M. Ettabib, K. Bottril, F. Parmigiani, A. Kapsalis, A. Bogris, M. Brun, et al., "PSA-based Phase Regeneration of DPSK Signals in a Silicon Germanium Waveguide," in ECOC'2015, Valencia, Spain, p. paper We.3.6.5 (2015)
  6. M. Ettabib, F. Parmigiani, A. Kapsalis, A. Bogris, M. Brun, P. Labeye, et al., "Record phase sensitive extinction ratio in a silicon germanium waveguide," in CLEO'2015, San Jose, CA, p. paper STh1 (2015)
  7. M. A. Ettabib, V. J. F. Rancano, F. Parmigiani, A. Kapsalis, A. Bogris, K. Bottril, et al., "Polarization Insensitive Wavelength Conversion of 40Gb/s DPSK Signals in a Silicon Germanium Waveguide," in OFC'2015, Los Angeles, CA, p. paper TU2F.1 (2015)
  8. M. A. Ettabib, L. Xu, A. Bogris, A. Kapsalis, M. Belal, E. Lorent, et al., "Telecom to Mid-Infrared Supercontinuum Generation in a Silicon Germanium Waveguide," in OFC'2015, Los Angeles, CA, p. paper Tu2C.5 (2015)
  9. P. Petropoulos, M. Ettabib, K. Bottril, C. Lacava, F. Parmigiani, K. Hammani, et al., "Advanced nonlinear signal processing in silicon-Based waveguides," in NOC'2015, London (2015). Invited
  10. M. Nedeljkovic, J. Soler Penades, A. Z. Khokhar, C. J. Mitchell, S. Stankovic, T. Bucio Dominguez, C. G. Littlejohns, F. Y. Gardes, and G. Z. Mashanovich, “Grating coupled low loss Ge-on-Si waveguides and multimode interferometers for the mid-infrared,” OFC 2015, Los Angeles, CA, USA, 22-26 March (2015)
  11. L. Shen, N. Healy, C. J. Mitchell, J. S. Penades, M. Nedeljkovic, G. Z. Mashanovich, and A. C. Peacock, “All-optical modulation in germanium-on-silicon waveguides in the mid-infrared,” CLEO 2015 , San Jose, CA, USA, 10-15 May (2015)
  12. C. J. Mitchell, J. Soler Penades, M. Nedeljkovic, A. Z. Khokhar, S. Stankovic, C. G. Littlejohns, T. Dominquez Bucio, L. Shen, N. Healy, A. C. Peacock, F. Y. Gardes, G. T. Reed and G. Z. Mashanovich, “Germanium components for silicon photonics,” 2015 International Conference on Optical Instrument and Technology (OIT 2015), Beijing, China, 17-19 May (2015). Invited
  13. F. Y. Gardes, C. G. Littlejohns, M. Nedeljkovic, T. Bucio Dominguez, J. Soler Penades, C. J. Mitchell, A. Z. Khokhar, G. T. Reed and G. Z. Mashanovich, “Germanium compounds for future photonic systems,” 20th Optoelectronics and Communications conference, OECC 2015, Shanghai, China, 28 June – 2 July (2015). Invited
  14. G. Z. Mashanovich, M. Nedeljkovic, J. Soler Penades, C. J. Mitchell, S. Stankovic, C. Howle, A. Ortega-Monux, G. Wanguemert-Perez, R. Halir, I. Molina-Fernandez, P. Cheben, J. J. Ackert, A. P. Knights, and G. T. Reed, “Silicon photonics for the mid-infrared,” PHOTONICA’15, Belgrade, Serbia, 24-28 August (2015). Invited
  15. A. C. Peacock, L. Shen, N. Healy, C. J. Mitchell, J. Soler Penades, M. Nedeljkovic, and G. Z. Mashanovich, “Germanium-on-silicon platforms for nonlinear photonics in the mid-infrared,” IEEE Photonics Conference 2015, Reston, Virginia, USA, 4-8 October (2015)
  16. G. T. Reed, M. Nedeljkovic, J. Soler Penades, C. J. Mitchell, A. Z. Khokhar, C. J. Littlejohns, S. Stankovic, B. Troia, V. M. N. Passaro, L. Shen, N. Healy, A. C. Peacock, A. Ortega-Monux, G. Wanguemert-Perez, I. Molina-Fernandez, P. Cheben, J. J. Ackert, A. P. Knights, D. J. Thomson, F. Y. Gardes, and G. Z. Mashanovich, “Group IV mid-IR photonics”, IEEE Summer Topicals, Nassau, Bahamas, 13 – 15 July (2015). Invited
  17. G. T. Reed, Y. Hu, G. Z. Mashanovich, F. Y. Gardes, D. J. Thomson, J. Soler-Penades , M. Nedeljkovic, A. Z. Khokhar, P. Thomas, C. G. Littlejohns, A. Ahmed, S. A. Reynolds, R. Topley, C. J. Mitchell, S. Stankovic, T. Dominguez-Bucio, P. R. Wilson, L. Ke, T. M. Ben Masaud, A. Tarazona, H. Chong, D. J. Richardson, and P. Petropoulos, “Silicon Photonics for the near infrared and the mid infrared”, Photonics Asia, Beijing, China, 9 – 11 October (2015). Invited
  18. G. T. Reed, K. Li , D. J. Thomson, S. Liu, P. R. Wilson, Y. Hu, F. Y. Gardes, and G. Z. Mashanovich, “Devices for an integrated Silicon Photonics platform”, International Photonics and Optoelectronics Meetings (POEM), Wuhan, China, June 13 – 20 (2015). Invited
  19. G. T. Reed, Y. Hu, R. Topley, D. J. Thomson, A. Z. Khokhar, S. Stanković, S. A. Reynolds, C. J. Mitchell, F. Y. Gardes, G. Martinez-Jimenez, L. O'Faolain, N. Healy, S. Mailis, A. C. Peacock, and G. Z. Mashanovich, “Silicon Photonics devices for Systems and TestingThe 20th OptoElectronics and Communications Conference (OECC), Shanghai, China, June 28 – July 2 (2015) Invited
  20. G. T. Reed, Y. Hu, R. Topley, D. J. Thomson, A. Z. Khokhar, S. Stanković, S. A. Reynolds, C. J. Mitchell, F. Y. Gardes, G. Martinez-Jimenez, N. Healy, S Mailis, A. C. Peacock, and G. Z. Mashanovich, “Silicon Photonics based optical devices and circuits”, Energy, Materials, & Nanotechnology (EMN), Phuket, Thailand, May 4 – 7 (2015). Invited
  21. Y. Jung, D. J. Thomson, Y. Hu, J. Shim, F. Y. Gardes, G. Z. Mashanovich, K. Yu, J. S. Wilkinson, and G. T. Reed, “Wavelength division demultiplexer and integrated III-V semiconductor lasers on a silicon photonics platform with microbubble manipulation”, 12th International Conference on Group IV Photonics, Vancouver, Paper WB3, 26 - 28 August (2015)
  22. L. Shen, N. Healy, C. J. Mitchell, J. Soler Penades, M. Nedeljković, G. Z. Mashanovich, and A. C. Peacock, “All-optical modulation and nonlinear absorption in germanium-on-silicon waveguides near the 2 μm wavelength regimeAsia Communications and Photonics Conference (ACP) Shanghai 11-14 Nov ATh4B.6 (2014)
  23. F. Y. Gardes, C. G. Littlejohns, J. Soler Penades, C. J. Mitchell, A. Z. Khokhar, G. T. Reed and G. Z. Mashanovich, “Germanium for photonic applications,” ISTDM 2014, Singapore, 2-4 June (2014)
  24. F. Y. Gardes, C. G. Littlejohns, T. Dominguez Bucio, J. Soler Penades, C. J. Mitchell, A. Z. Khokhar, G. T. Reed and G. Z. Mashanovich “Ge on Si and SiGeOI for future photonic integrated systems,” EMRS Fall Meeting, Warsaw, Poland, 15-18 September (2014)
  25. J.S. Wilkinson, “Integrated Photonics in CMOS-Compatible Dielectric Platforms”, 6th International Conference on Optical, Optoelectronic and Photonic Materials and Applications, Leeds, UK, 27th July – 1st August (2014). (Invited)
  26. T. M. Ben Masaud, A. Tarazona, R. Petra, G. Z. Mashanovich, G. T. Reed and H. M. H. Chong, "Effect of deposition temperature on the propagation loss of polysilicon waveguides using hot-wire CVD," CLEO/EUROPE-EQEC 2015, 21-25 June 2015, Munich, Germany (2015)
  27. G. T. Reed, D. J. Thomson, F. Y. Gardes, G. Z. Mashanovich, Y. Hu, L. Ke, P. W. Wilson, L. Zimmermann, D. Knoll, S. Lischke, H. Porte, B. Goll, H. Zimmermann, S-W. Chen, S. H. Hsu, J-M. Fedeli, K. Debnath, L. O’Faolain, T. F. Krauss, M. Aamer, A. Brimont, P. Sanchis, and A. Hakansson, " Silicon on Insulator optical modulators for integration in Photonic Optical Circuits," invited paper, Photonics West 2014, Proc. of SPIE Vol. 8991, Optical Interconnects XIV, 89910K (2014)
  28. G. T. Reed, G. Z. Mashanovich, F. Y. Gardes, D. J. Thomson, Y. Hu, J. Soler-Penades , M. Nedeljkovic, A. Z. Khokhar, P. Thomas, C. Littlejohns, A. Ahmad, S. Reynolds, R. Topley, C. Mitchell, S. Stankovic, N. Owens , X. Chen, P. R. Wilson, L. Ke, T. M. Ben Masaud, A. Tarazona, and H. Chong, " Recent results in Silicon Photonics at the University of Southampton," Photonics West 2014, Proc. of SPIE Vol. 8989, Smart Photonic and Optoelectronic Integrated Circuits XVI, 89890D (2014) Invited
  29. R. Topley, G. Martinez-Jimenez, L. O'Faolain, N. Healy, S. Mailis, D. J. Thomson, F. Y. Gardes, A. C. Peacock, D. N. R. Payne, G. Z. Mashanovich, and G. T. Reed, " Erasable diffractive grating couplers in silicon on insulator for wafer scale testing," Photonics West 2014, Proc. of SPIE Vol. 8990, Silicon Photonics IX, 899008 (2014)
  30. G. T. Reed, G. Z. Mashanovich, F. Y. Gardes, D. J. Thomson, Y. Hu, J. Soler-Penades , M. Nedeljkovic, A. Z. Khokhar, P. Thomas, C. Littlejohns, A. Ahmed, S Reynolds, R. Topley, C. Mitchell, S. Stankovic, P. R. Wilson, L. Ke, T. M. Ben Masaud, A. Tarazona, and H. M. H. Chong, "Silicon photonic devices for the near and mid infrared wavelength ranges," Third Mediterranean Photonics Conference, 7-9 May 2014, Trani, Italy (2014) Invited
  31. G. T. Reed, D. J. Thomson, F. Y. Gardes, and Y. Hu, "Simulation of high performance carrier depletion optical modulators in silicon," 16th Photonics North Conference, 28-30 May 2014, Montreal, Canada (2014) Keynote paper
  32. G. T. Reed, G. Z. Mashanovich, F. Y. Gardes, D. J. Thomson, Y. Hu, J. Soler-Penades, M. Nedeljkovic, A. Z. Khokar, P. Thomas, C. G. Littlejohns, A. Ahmad, S. A. Reynolds, R. Topley, C. J. Mitchell, S. Stankovic, X. Chen, P. R. Wilson, L. Ke, T. M. Ben Masaud, A. Tarazona, and H. M. H. Chong, "Silicon Photonics," 7th International Silicon-Germanium Technology and Device Meeting, 2-4 June 2014, Singapore (2014) Plenary talk
  33. A. Aghajani, G.S. Murugan, N.P. Sessions, V. Apostolopoulos, and J. S. Wilkinson "Ytterbium-Doped Tantalum Pentoxide Waveguide Lasers," Paper Tu3aR4, 17th European Conference on Integrated Optics & 19th Micro-optics Conference, 24-27 June 2014, Nice, France (2014)
  34. G. T. Reed, Y. Hu, G. Z. Mashanovich, F. Y. Gardes, D. J. Thomson, J. Soler-Penades, M. Nedeljkovic, A. Khokar, P. Thomas, C. Littlejohns, A. Ahmad, S. Reynolds, R. Topley, C. Mitchell, S. Stankovic, D. J. Richardson and P. Petropoulos, P. Thomas, P. R. Wilson, L. Ke, T. M. Ben Masaud, A. Tarazona, and H. Chong, "Near infrared and the mid infrared Silicon Photonic devices,"  Nano Korea 2014 Symposium, 2-4 July 2014, Seoul, South Korea (2014) Invited
  35. A. Aghajani, G.S. Murugan, N.P. Sessions, V. Apostolopoulos, and J. S. Wilkinson "Spectroscopy of high index contrast Yb:Ta2O5 waveguides for lasing applications," Paper 00155, 6th International Conference on Optical, Optoelectronic and Photonic Materials and Applications (ICOOPMA 2014), 27 July-1 August 2014, Leeds, UK (2014)
  36. A. Tarazona, M. T. De Leon, D. Grech, I. Zeimpekis, S. Kai, H. M. H. Chong, P. Ashburn "Illustration of the industrial readiness of hot wire chemical vapor deposition (HWCVD) as part of standard micro-fabrication and high spec nanofabrication production lines," accepted for presentation, 8th Hot-wire (Cat) Chemical Vapor Deposition Conference, 13-16 October 2014, Braunschweig, Germany, (2014)

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