Faculty in the electro-optics and photonics department come from multiple departments across campus. They publish in a variety of refereed journals, often with grant support. Here, you can view a sampling of their research.

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Submissions from 2017

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Analysis of the Joint Impact of Atmospheric Turbulence and Refractivity on Laser Beam Propagation, Victor A. Kulikov and Mikhail Vorontsov

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Comparative Analysis of Numerical Simulation Techniques for Incoherent Imaging of Extended Objects Through Atmospheric Turbulence, Svetlana Lachinova, Mikhail Vorontsov, Grigorii A. Filimonov, Daniel A. LeMaster, and Matthew E. Trippel

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Fundamentals of Nonlinear Optics, Peter E. Powers and Joseph W. Haus

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Holographic Aperture Ladar with Range Compression, Jason W. Stafford, Bradley D. Duncan, and David J. Rabb

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Agenda: Second International Workshop on Thin Films for Electronics, Electro-Optics, Energy and Sensors (TFE3S), University of Dayton Research Institute

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Speckle Effects in Target-in-the-Loop Laser Beam Projection Systems, Mikhail Vorontsov

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Numerical Modeling of Mode-Locked Fiber Lasers with a Fiber-Based Saturable-Absorber, Long Wang, Andy Chong, and Joseph W. Haus

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Impact of Atmospheric Turbulence and Refractivity on the Modulation Transfer Function of Incoherent Imaging System, Zhijun Yang and Mikhail Vorontsov

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Practical Guide to the Realization of a Convertible Optical Trapping System, Chenglong Zhao

Submissions from 2016

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Single-Molecule Detection at High Concentrations with Optical Aperture Nanoantennas, Md Shah Alam, Farzia Karim, and Chenglong Zhao

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Chiral Light Intrinsically Couples to Extrinsic/Pseudo-Chiral Metasurfaces made of Tilted Gold Nanowires, Alessandro Belardini, Marco Centini, Grigore Leahu, David C. Hooper, Roberto Li Voti, Eugenio Fazio, Joseph W. Haus, Andrew Sarangan, Ventsislav K. Valev, and Concita Sibilia

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Fundamentals and Applications of Nanophotonics, Joseph W. Haus

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Giant Irradiance Spikes in Laser Beam Propagation in Volume Turbulence: Analysis and Impact, Svetlana Lachinova and Mikhail Vorontsov

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Degenerate Frequency Two-Beam Coupling in Organic Media via Phase Modulation with Nanosecond Pulses, Jonathan E. Slagle, Joseph W. Haus, Shekhar Guha, Daniel G. McLean, Douglas M. Krein, and Thomas M. Cooper

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Phase Gradient Algorithm Method for 3-D Holographic Ladar Imaging, Jason W. Stafford, Bradley D. Duncan, and David J. Rabb

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High-power Lasers for Directed-energy Applications: Comment, Mikhail Vorontsov and Thomas Weyrauch

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Fiber-Based Saturable-Absorber Action based on a Focusing Kerr Effect, Long Wang and Joseph W. Haus

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Deep Turbulence Effects Mitigation with Coherent Combining of 21 Laser Beams Over 7 km, Thomas Weyrauch, Mikhail Vorontsov, Joseph Mangano, Vladimir Ovchinnikov, David Bricker, Ernst Polnau, and Andrey Rostov

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Acoustic Streaming: Probing Cell Deformability via Acoustically Actuated Bubbles, Yuliang Xie, Nitesh Nama, Peng Li, Zhangming Mao, Po-Hsun Huang, Chenglong Zhao, Francesco Costzano, and Tony Jun Huang

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Probing Cell Deformability via Acoustically Actuated Bubbles, Yuliang Xie, Nitesh Nama, Peng Li, Zhangming Mao, Po-Hsun Huang, Chenglong Zhao, Francesco Costzano, and Tony Jun Huang

Submissions from 2015

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Holographic Assessment of Self-Phase Modulation and Blooming in a Thermal Medium, Ujitha Abeywickrema, Partha P. Banerjee, and N. T. Banerjee

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Role of Antenna Modes and Field Enhancement in Second Harmonic Generation from Dipole Nanoantennas, Domenico de Ceglia, Maria Antonietta Vincenti, Costantino De Angelis, Andrea Locatelli, Joseph W. Haus, and Michael Scalora

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Tunable Narrow Band Difference Frequency THz Wave Generation in DAST via Dual Seed PPLN OPG, Brian Dolasinski, Peter E. Powers, Joseph W. Haus, and Adam Cooney

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Manipulation of Dielectric Rayleigh Particles using Highly Focused Elliptically Polarized Vector Fields, Bing Gu, Danfeng Xu, Guanghao Rui, Meng Lian, Yiping Cui, and Qiwen Zhan

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Design and Alignment Strategies of 4f Systems used in the Vectorial Optical Field Generator, Wei Han, Wen Cheng, and Qiwen Zhan

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Impact of Detector-element Active-area Shape and Fill Factor on Image Sampling, Restoration, and Super-Resolution, Russell C. Hardie, Douglas R. Droege, Alexander J. Dapore, and Mark E. Greiner

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Influence of Heterogeneous Refractivity on Optical Wave Propagation in Coastal Environments, Ping He, Christopher G. Nunalee, Sukanta Basu, Jean Minet, Mikhail Vorontsov, and Steven T. Fiorino

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Robust Super-resolution by Fusion of Interpolated Frames for Color and Grayscale Images, Barry K. Karch and Russell C. Hardie

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Application of Transfer Matrix Method to Second-Harmonic Generation in Nonlinear Photonic Bandgap Structures: Oblique Incidence, Han Li, Joseph W. Haus, and Partha P. Banerjee

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Tungsten Disulphide Based All Fiber Q-Switching Cylindrical-Vector Beam Generation, J. Lin, K. Yan, Yong Zhou, L. X. Xu, C. Gu, and Qiwen Zhan

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A Collaborative Adaptive Wiener Filter for Image Restoration Using a Spatial-Domain Multi-patch Correlation Model, Khaled M. Mohamed and Russell C. Hardie

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A Collaborative Adaptive Wiener Filter for Multi-frame Super-resolution, Khaled M. Mohamed and Russell C. Hardie

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Mapping Optical Ray Trajectories through Island Wake Vortices, Christopher G. Nunalee, Ping He, Sukanta Basu, Jean Minet, and Mikhail Vorontsov

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Tailoring Optical Complex Fields with Nano-Metallic Surfaces, Guanghao Rui and Qiwen Zhan

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Tailoring Optical Complex Field with Spiral Blade Plasmonic Vortex Lens, Guanghao Rui, Qiwen Zhan, and Yiping Cui

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Angularly-Resolved Variable Wave-Retarder using Light Scattering from a Thin Metallic Cylinder, Izcoatl Saucedo-Orozco, Rafael Espinosa-Luna, and Qiwen Zhan

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Dynamic Propagation of Optical Vortices Embedded in Full Poincaré Beams with Rotationally Polarization Symmetry, Haiyan Wang, Guanghao Rui, and Qiwen Zhan

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Generation of Vectorial Optical Fields with Slot-Antenna-Based Metasurface, Shiyi Wang, Don C. Abeysinghe, and Qiwen Zhan

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Application of Up-Sampling and Resolution Scaling to Fresnel Reconstruction of Digital Holograms, Logan Williams, George Nehmetallah, Rola Aylo, and Partha P. Banerjee

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Creation of Identical Multiple Focal Spots with Prescribed Axial Distribution, Yanzhong Yu and Qiwen Zhan

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Generation of a Spherical Focal Spot in a 4Pi Focusing System through Reversing the Radiation of Infinite Biconical Antenna, Yanzhong Yu and Qiwen Zhan

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Generation of Uniform Three-Dimensional Optical Chain with Controllable Characteristics, Yanzhong Yu and Qiwen Zhan

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Optimization-Free Optical Focal Field Engineering through Reversing the Radiation Pattern from a Uniform Line Source, Yanzhong Yu and Qiwen Zhan

Submissions from 2014

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Multilayer Periodic and Random Metamaterial Structures: Analysis and Applications, Rola Aylo, George Nehmetallah, Han Li, and Partha P. Banerjee

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Accounting for the Effect of Large-scale Atmospheric Inhomogeneities in Problems of Laser Radiation Propagation Along Long High-altitude Paths, V. V. Kolosov, V. V. Dudorov, G. A. Filimonov, A. S. Panina, and Mikhail Vorontsov

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Multiframe Adaptive Wiener Filter Super-Resolution with JPEG2000-Compressed Images, Barath Narayanan Narayanan, Russell C. Hardie, and Eric J. Balster

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Computationally Efficient Video Restoration for Nyquist Sampled Imaging Sensors Combining an Affine-motion-based Temporal Kalman Filter and Adaptive Wiener Filter, Michael Armand Rucci, Russell C. Hardie, and Kenneth J. Barnard

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Holographic Volume Displacement Calculations via Multiwavelength Digital Holography, Logan Williams, Partha P. Banerjee, George Nehmetallah, and Sarat C. Praharaj

Submissions from 2013

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Hybrid Organic–Inorganic Materials for Novel Photonic Applications, Partha P. Banerjee, Dean R. Evans, Wei Lee, Victor Yu. Reshetnyak, and Nelson Tansu

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Nanowire Metal-Insulator-Metal Plasmonic Devices, Joseph W. Haus, Li Li, Cong Deng, Nkorni Katte, Michael Scalora, Domenico de Ceglia, and Maria Antonietta Vincenti

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Adaptive Wiener Filter Super-Resolution of Color Filter Array Images, Barry K. Karch and Russell C. Hardie

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Exotic Laser Beam Engineering with Coherent Fiber-Array Systems, Svetlana Lachinova and Mikhail Vorontsov

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Achieving Enhanced Gain in Photorefractive Polymers by Eliminating Electron Contributions Using Large Bias Fields, C. M. Liebig, S. H. Buller, Partha P. Banerjee, S. A. Basun, Pierre-Alexandre Blanche, J. Thomas, Cory W. Christenson, N. Peyghambarian, and Dean R. Evans

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Enhanced Correlation of Received Power-Signal Fluctuations in Bidirectional Optical Links, Jean Minet, Mikhail Vorontsov, Ernst Polnau, and Daniel Dolfi

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Bit Error Rate in Free-Space Optical Communication Systems with a Partially Coherent Transmitting Beam, Mikhail Vorontsov, V. V. Dudorov, M. O. Zyryanova, V. V. Kolosov, and G. A. Filimonov

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Digital Tomographic Compressive Holographic Reconstruction of Three-Dimensional Objects in Transmissive and Reflective Geometries, Logan Williams, George Nehmetallah, and Partha P. Banerjee

Submissions from 2012

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Scintillation Resistant Wavefront Sensing Based on Multi-Aperture Phase Reconstruction Technique, Mathieu Aubailly and Mikhail Vorontsov

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Time Dynamics of Self-Pumped Reflection Gratings in a Photorefractive Polymer, Partha P. Banerjee, S. H. Buller, C. M. Liebig, S. A. Basun, Gary Cook, Dean R. Evans, Pierre-Alexandre Blanche, J. Thomas, Cory W. Christenson, and N. Peyghambarian

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Saturated Semiconductor Optical Amplifier Phase Modulation for Long Range Laser Radar Applications, Jennifer L. Carns, Bradley D. Duncan, and Matthew P. Dierking

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Q-switched Er/Yb Double Clad Single Mode Fiber Laser, Andres Gonzalez Garcia, Baldemar Ibarra-Escamilla, Eugene A. Kuzin, Olivier M. Pottiez, Manuel Duran Sanchez, Cong Deng, Joseph W. Haus, and Peter E. Powers

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Fast Super-Resolution Using an Adaptive Wiener Filter with Robustness to Local Motion, Russell C. Hardie and Kenneth J. Barnard

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Co-Sputtered SiC + Ag Nanomixtures as Visible Wavelength Negative Index Metamaterials, George Nehmetallah, Rola Aylo, Peter Powers, Andrew Sarangan, J. Gao, Han Li, A. Archari, and Partha P. Banerjee

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Applications of Digital and Analog Holography in Three-Dimensional Imaging, George Nehmetallah and Partha P. Banerjee

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Demonstrated Resolution Enhancement Capability of a Stripmap Holographic Aperture Ladar System, Samuel M. Venable, Bradley D. Duncan, Matthew P. Dierking, and David J. Rabb

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Speckle-Metric-Optimization-Based Adaptive Optics for Laser Beam Projection and Coherent Beam Combining, Mikhail Vorontsov, Thomas Weyrauch, Svetlana Lachinova, Micah Gatz, and Gary W. Carhart

Submissions from 2011

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Digital Holography and 3-D Imaging, Partha P. Banerjee, George Barbastathis, Myung Kim, and Nickolai Kukhtarev

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Fast Super-resolution with Affine Motion Using an Adaptive Wiener Filter and Its Application to Airborne Imaging, Russell C. Hardie, Kenneth J. Barnard, and Raúl Ordóñez

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Super-Resolution for Imagery from Integrated Microgrid Polarimeters, Russell C. Hardie, Daniel A. LeMaster, and Bradley Michael Ratliff

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Scalar EM Beam Propagation in Inhomogeneous Media, John M. Jarem and Partha P. Banerjee

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Binary and Core-Shell Nanoparticle Dispersed Liquid Crystal Cells for Metamaterial Applications, George Nehmetallah, Rola Aylo, and Partha P. Banerjee

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3D Visualization using Pulsed and CW Digital Holographic Tomography Techniques, George Nehmetallah, Partha P. Banerjee, D. Ferree, R. Kephart, and Sarat C. Praharaj

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Single-Beam Holographic Tomography creates Images in Three Dimensions, George Nehmetallah, Partha P. Banerjee, and Nickolai Kukhtarev

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Comparison of Turbulence-Induced Scintillations for Multi-Wavelength Laser Beacons Over Tactical (7 km) and Long (149 km) Atmospheric Propagation Paths, Mikhail Vorontsov, Venkata S. Rao Gudimetla, Gary W. Carhart, Thomas Weyrauch, Svetlana Lachinova, Ernst Polnau, Joseph Rierson, Leonid A. Beresnev, Jony Jiang Liu, and Jim F. Riker

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Experimental Demonstration of Coherent Beam Combining Over A 7 km Propagation Path, Thomas Weyrauch, Mikhail Vorontsov, Gary W. Carhart, Leonid A. Beresnev, Andrey Rostov, Ernst Polnau, and Jony Jiang Liu

Submissions from 2010

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Modeling Propagation in Negative Index Media Using Causal Complex Dispersion Relations, Rola Aylo and Partha P. Banerjee

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Perturbed Multilayered Structures of Positive and Negative Index Materials, Rola Aylo, Partha P. Banerjee, and George Nehmetallah

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Harvesting Single Ferroelectric Domain Stressed Nanoparticles for Optical and Ferroic Applications, Gary Cook, J. L. Barnes, S. A. Basun, Dean R. Evans, Ron F. Ziolo, Arturo Ponce, Victor Yu. Reshetnyak, Anatoliy Glushchenko, and Partha P. Banerjee

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Asymmetric Freedericksz Transitions from Symmetric Liquid Crystal Cells Doped with Harvested Ferroelectric Nanoparticles, Gary Cook, Victor Yu. Reshetnyak, Ron F. Ziolo, S. A. Basun, Partha P. Banerjee, and Dean R. Evans

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Periodic, Pseudo-noise Waveforms for Multi-function Coherent Ladar, Matthew P. Dierking and Bradley D. Duncan

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Adaptive Optics Scanning Laser Ophthalmoscope with Integrated Wide-Field Retinal Imaging and Tracking, R. Daniel Ferguson, Zhangyi Zhong, Daniel X. Hammer, Mircea Mujat, Ankit H. Patel, Cong Deng, Weiyao Zou, and Stephen A. Burns

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Super-resolution Using Adaptive Wiener Filters, Russell C. Hardie

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A New Computationally Efficient CAD System for Nodule Detection in CT Imagery, Temesguen Messay, Russell C. Hardie, and Steven K. Rogers

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Experimental Demonstration of a Stripmap Holographic Aperture Ladar System, Jason W. Stafford, Bradley D. Duncan, and Matthew P. Dierking

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Improving Mid-frequency Contrast in Sparse Aperture Optical Imaging Systems Based Upon the Golay-9 Array, Andrew J. Stokes, Bradley D. Duncan, and Matthew P. Dierking

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Characterization of Atmospheric Turbulence Effects Over 149 km Propagation Path Using Multi-Wavelength Laser Beacons, Mikhail Vorontsov, Gary W. Carhart, Venkata S. Rao Gudimetla, Thomas Weyrauch, Eric Stevenson, Svetlana Lachinova, Leonid A. Beresnev, Jony Jiang Liu, Karl Rehder, and Jim F. Riker

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Obscuration-Free Pupil-Plane Phase Locking of A Coherent Array of Fiber Collimators, Mikhail Vorontsov, Svetlana Lachinova, Leonid A. Beresnev, and Thomas Weyrauch

Submissions from 2009

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Negative Index in the Presence of Chirality and Material Dispersion, Partha P. Banerjee and Monish Ranjan Chatterjee

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A q-Parameter Approach to Analysis of Propagation, Focusing, and Waveguiding of Radially Polarized Gaussian Beams, Partha P. Banerjee, Gary Cook, and Dean R. Evans

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Adaptive Optics Instrumentation, Stephen A. Burns, Zhangyi Zhong, Weiyao Zou, Cong Deng, R. Daniel Ferguson, and Xiaoteng Qi

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Holographic Aperture Ladar, Bradley D. Duncan and Matthew P. Dierking

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Monte Carlo Simulation of Multiple Photon Scattering in Sugar Maple Tree Canopies, Michael A. Greiner, Bradley D. Duncan, and Matthew P. Dierking

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Scene-Based Nonuniformity Correction with Reduced Ghosting Using a Gated LMS Algorithm, Russell C. Hardie, Frank Orion Baxley, Brandon J. Brys, and Patrick C. Hytla

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Anomaly Detection in Hyperspectral Imagery: Comparison of Methods Using Diurnal and Seasonal Data, Patrick C. Hytla, Russell C. Hardie, Michael T. Eismann, and Joseph Meola

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Monoclinic Optical Constants, Birefringence, and Dichroism of Slanted Titanium Nanocolumns Determined by Generalized Ellipsometry, Daniel Schmidt, Benjamin Booso, Tino Hofmann, Eva Schubert, Andrew Sarangan, and Mathias Schubert

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Target-in-the-loop Wavefront Sensing and Control with a Collett–Wolf Beacon: Speckle-average Phase Conjugation, Mikhail Vorontsov, V. V. Kolosov, and Ernst Polnau

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Deep Turbulence Effects Compensation Experiments with a Cascaded Adaptive Optics System Using a 3.63 m Telescope, Mikhail Vorontsov, Jim F. Riker, Gary W. Carhart, V. S. Rao Gudimetla, Leonid A. Beresnev, Thomas Weyrauch, and Lewis C. Roberts Jr.

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Adaptive Array of Phase-Locked Fiber Collimators: Analysis and Experimental Demonstration, Mikhail Vorontsov, Thomas Weyrauch, Leonid A. Beresnev, Gary W. Carhart, Ling Liu, and Konley Aschenbach

Submissions from 2008

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Modeling and Characterization of Adaptive Lanthanum-Modified Lead Zirconate Titanate (PLZT) Microlenses, Yasser A. Abdelaziez and Partha P. Banerjee

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Imaging with an Array of Adaptive Subapertures, Mathieu Aubailly and Mikhail Vorontsov

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Baseband and Envelope Propagation in Media Modeled by a Class of Complex Dispersion Relations, Partha P. Banerjee, Rola Aylo, and George Nehmetallah