Year 3: October 1 2015 - December 31 2016

  1.  C. Javerzac-Galy, K. Plekhanov, N. R. Bernier, L. D. Toth, A. K. Feofanov, and T. J. Kippenberg. “On-chip microwave-to-optical quantum coherent converter based on a superconducting resonator coupled to an electro-optic microresonator”, Phys. Rev. A 94, 053815 (2016). DOI: [EPFL,WP1].
  2. L. Chang, M. H. P. Pfeiffer, N. Volet, M. Zervas, J. D. Peters, C. L. Manganelli, E. J. Stanton, Y. Li, T. J. Kippenberg and J. E. Bowers, “Heterogeneous integration of lithium niobate and silicon nitride waveguides for wafer-scale photonic integrated circuits on silicon, Opt. Lett. 43,  803 (2017). DOI: [EPFL,WP1].
  3. P. Lähteenmäki, G. S. Paraoanu, J. Hassel, P. J. Hakonen, “Coherence and multimode correlations from vacuum fluctuations in a microwave superconducting cavity”, Nature Communications 7, 12548 (2016). DOI: 10.1038/ncomms12548  [AALTO,WP1].
  4. T. Nieminen, P. Lähteenmäki, Z. Tan, D. Cox, and P. J. Hakonen, “Low-noise correlation measurements based on software-defined-radio receivers and cooled microwave amplifiers”, Rev. Sci. Instrum87, 114706 (2016). DOI: [AALTO, WP1].
  5. P. Lähteenmäki,Quantum noise correlations and amplifiers in mesoscopic systems”, Doctoral dissertation, Aalto University, School of Science. [AALTO, WP1]
  6. S. G. Hofer, K. W. Lehnert, K. Hammerer, “Proposal to Test Bell's Inequality in Electromechanics”, Phys. Rev. Lett., 116, 070406 (2016). DOI: [UNIVIE & LUH, WP2].
  7. R. Riedinger, S. Hong, R. A. Norte, J. A. Slater, J. Shang, A. G. Krause, V. Anant, M. Aspelmeyer, S. Groblacher, “Non-classical correlations between single photons and phonons from a mechanical oscillator”, Nature (London), 530, 313-316 (2016). DOI: 10.1038/nature16536  [UNIVIE, WP2].
  8. L. D. Toth, N. R. Bernier, A. Nunnenkamp, A. K. Feofanov and T. J. Kippenberg, “A dissipative quantum reservoir for microwave light using a mechanical oscillator.” arXiv:1602.05180 (2016) [EPFL,WP2].
  9. N. R. Bernier, L. D. Tóth, A. Koottandavida, A. Nunnenkamp, A. K. Feofanov and T. J. Kippenberg, “Nonreciprocal reconfigurable microwave optomechanical circuitarXiv:1612.08223 (2016). [EPFL,WP2].
  10. M. Asjad, S. Zippilli, D. Vitali, “Mechanical Einstein-Podolsky-Rosen entanglement with a finite-bandwidth squeezed reservoir”, Phys. Rev. A 93, 062307 (2016). DOI: [UNICAM,WP2].
  11. J. Li, A. Xuereb, N. Malossi, D. Vitali, “Cavity mode frequencies and strong optomechanical coupling in two-membrane cavity optomechanics”, J. Opt. 18, 084001 (2016) . DOI: [UNICAM,WP2].
  12. J. Lammers, H. Weimer, K. Hammerer, “Open-system many-body dynamics through interferometric measurements and feedback”, Phys. Rev. A 94, 052120 (2016). DOI: [LUH, WP2].
  13. H. Zoubi, K. Hammerer, “Optomechanical Multi-Mode Hamiltonian for Nanophotonic Waveguides”, Phys. Rev. A 94, 053827 (2016). DOI: [LUH, WP2]
  14. H. Zoubi, K. Hammerer,Nonlinear Quantum Optics in Optomechanical Nanoscale Waveguides”, (2016) [LUH, WP2].
  15. P. Häkkinen, “Carbon nanotubes and graphene as nanomechanical and superconducting sensors”, Doctoral dissertation, Aalto University, School of Science. [AALTO, WP2]
  16. M. Asjad, P. Tombesi, D. Vitali, “Feedback control of two-mode output entanglement and steering in cavity optomechanics”, Phys. Rev. A 94 052312 (2016). DOI: [UNICAM,WP2].
  17. M. Asjad, S. Zippilli, D. Vitali, “Suppression of Stokes scattering and improved optomechanical cooling with squeezed light”, Phys. Rev. A 94, 051801(R) (2016). DOI: [UNICAM,WP2].
  18. O. Cernotik, K. Hammerer, “Measurement-Induced Long-Distance Entanglement of Superconducting Qubits using Optomechanical Transducers”, Phys. Rev. A 94, 012340 (2016) . DOI: [LUH, WP3].
  19. W. H. P. Nielsen, Y. Tsaturyan, C. B. Møller, E. S. Polzik, and A. Schliesser, “Multimode optomechanical system in the quantum regime,” PNAS 144, 62 (2017).  DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1608412114 [UCPH, WP3].
  20. A. Barg, Y. Tsaturyan, E. Belhage, W. H. P. Nielsen, C. B. Møller, and A. Schliesser, “Measuring and imaging nanomechanical motion with laser light”, Appl. Phys. B. 123, 8 (2017).  DOI: 10.1007/s00340-016-6585-7 [UCPH, WP3].
  21. Y. Tsaturyan, A. Barg, E. S. Polzik and A. Schliesser, “Ultra-coherent nanomechanical resonators via soft clamping and dissipation dilution”, arXiv:1608.00937 (2016) [UCPH, WP3].
  22. C. B. Møller, R. A. Thomas, G. Vasilakis, E. Zeuthen, Y. Tsaturyan, K. Jensen, A. Schliesser, K. Hammerer, and E. S. Polzik, “Back action evading measurement of motion in a negative mass reference frame”, arXiv:1608.03613 (2016) [UCPH & LUH].
  23. A. Motazedifard, F. Bemani, M. H. Naderi, R. Roknizadeh, D. Vitali, “Force sensing based on coherent quantum noise cancellation in a hybrid optomechanical cavity with squeezed-vacuum injection” New J. Phys. 18 073040 (2016). DOI: [UNICAM,WP3].
  24. E. Zeuthen, A. Schliesser, A. S. Sørensen, and J. Taylor, “Figures of merit for quantum transducers”, arXiv:1610.01099 (2016) [UCPH & LUH, WP3].
  25. T. Capelle, Y. Tsaturyan, A. Barg, and A. Schliesser, “Polarimetric analysis of stress anisotropy in nanomechanical silicon nitride resonators”, arXiv:1702.01732 (2017)[UCPH, WP3].
  26. J. Hassel, M. Oksanen, T. Elo, H. Seppä, P. J. Hakonen, “Terahertz detection using mechanical resonators based on 2D materials”, arXiv:1702.05942 (2017) [AALTO, WP3].
  27. M. Oksanen, “Electronic transport and mechanical resonance modes in graphene”, Doctoral dissertation, Aalto University, School of Science. [AALTO, WP3].

Year 2: October 1 2014 - September 30 2015

  1.   Z.  B. Tan, D. Cox, T Nieminen, P. Lähteenmäki,  D. Golubev, G. B. Lesovik, and P. J. Hakonen, “Cooper Pair Splitting by  Means of Graphene Quantum Dots”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 114, 096602 (2015) . DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.114.096602  [AALTO, WP1].
  2. S. Zippilli, J. Li, D. Vitali, “Steady-state nested entanglement structures in harmonic chains with single-site squeezing manipulation”, Phys. Rev. A 92, 032319 (2015). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevA.92.032319 [UNICAM, WP1].
  3. S. G. Hofer, K. Hammerer, “Entanglement-enhanced time-continuous quantum control in optomechanics”, Phys. Rev. A 91, 033822 (2015) . DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevA.91.033822 [UNIVIE & LUH, WP2].
  4. A. Sawadsky, H. Kaufer, R. Moghadas Nia, S. P. Tarabrin, F. Ya. Khalili, K. Hammerer, R. Schnabel, “Observation of generalized optomechanical coupling and cooling on cavity resonance”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 114, 043601 (2015). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.114.043601 [LUH & UNIVIE, WP2].
  5. M. Asjad, P. Tombesi, D. Vitali,  “Quantum phase gate for optical qubit with cavity quantum optomechanics”, Opt. Express 23, 7786-7794 (2015). DOI: 10.1364/OE.23.007786 [UNICAM, WP2]. 
  6. M. Asjad, S. Zippilli, P. Tombesi, D. Vitali, “Large distance continuous variable communication with concatenated swaps”, Phys. Scr. 90, 074055, (2015). DOI: 10.1088/0031-8949/90/7/074055 [UNICAM, WP2].
  7. J. Li, I. Moaddel Haghighi, N. Malossi, S. Zippilli, D. Vitali, “Generation and detection of large and robust entanglement between two different mechanical resonators in cavity optomechanics”, New J. Phys. 17, 103037 (2015). DOI: 10.1088/1367-2630/17/10/103037 [UNICAM, WP2].
  8. N. Loerch, K. Hammerer, “Sub-Poissonian Phonon Lasing in Three-Mode Optomechanics”, Phys. Rev. A 91, 061803 (2015). DOI:  10.1103/PhysRevA.91.061803 [LUH, WP2].
  9. W. Wieczorek, S. G. Hofer, J. Hoelscher-Obermaier, R. Riedinger, K. Hammerer, M. Aspelmeyer, “Optimal state estimation for cavity optomechanical systems”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 114, 223601 (2015). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.114.223601. [UNIVIE & LUH, WP2].
  10. S. G. Hofer, K. W. Lehnert, K. Hammerer, “Violation of Bell's Inequality in Electromechanics”, arXiv:1506.08097 (2015).  [UNIVIE & LUH, WP2].
  11. J.-M. Pirkkalainen, S.U. Cho, F. Massel, J. Tuorila, T.T. Heikkilä, P.J. Hakonen, and M.A. Sillanpää, “Cavity optomechanics mediated by a quantum two-level system”, Nature Communications 6, 6981 (2015). DOI: 10.1038/ncomms7981. [AALTO, WP2].
  12. M. Kumar, A. Laitinen, D. Cox, P. J. Hakonen, “Ultra low 1/f noise in suspended bilayer graphene”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 106, 263505 (2015). DOI: 10.1063/1.4923190 [AALTO, WP2 and WP3].
  13. B. Vogell, T. Kampschulte, M. T. Rakher, A. Faber, P. Treutlein, K. Hammerer, P. Zoller, “Long Distance Coupling of a Quantum Mechanical Oscillator to the Internal States of an Atomic Ensemble”, New J. Phys. 17, 043044 (2015) . DOI: 10.1088/1367-2630/17/4/043044 [LUH, WP3].
  14. S. Barzanjeh, S. Guha, C. Weedbrook, D. Vitali, J. H. Shapiro, S. Pirandola, “Microwave quantum illumination”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 114, 080503 (2015). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.114.080503 [UNICAM, WP3].
  15. O. Cernotik, D.V. Vasilyev, K. Hammerer, “Adiabatic Elimination of Gaussian Subsystems from Quantum Dynamics under Continuous Measurement”, Phys. Rev. A 92, 012124 (2015). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevA.92.012124 [LUH, WP3].


Year 1: October 1 2013 - September 30 2014

  1. Y. Tsaturyan, A. Barg, A. Simonsen, L. G. Villanueva, S. Schmid, A. Schliesser, E. S. Polzik: Demonstration of suppressed phonon tunnelling losses in phononic bandgap shielded membrane resonators for high-Q optomechanics”, Optics Express 22, 6810 (2014). DOI: [UCPH, WP2]
  2. T. Bagci, A. Simonsen, S. Schmid, L. G. Villanueva, E. Zeuthen, J. Appel, J. M. Taylor, A. Sørensen, K. Usami, A. Schliesser, and E. S. PolzikOptical detection of radio waves through a nanomechanical transducer Nature 507, 81 (2014). DOI:10.1038/nature13029 [UCPH, WP3]
  3. E.S. Polzik, K. HammererTrajectories without quantum uncertaintiesarXiv:1405.3067, Annalen der Physik, DOI: 10.1002/andp.201400099 [UCPH & LUH, WP3]
  4. S. G. Hofer, K. HammererEntanglement-enhanced time-continuous quantum control in optomechanicsarXiv:1411.1337 [UNIVIE & LUH, WP2].
  5. N. Lörch, J. Qian, A. Clerk, F. Marquardt, K. Hammerer, Laser Theory for Optomechanics: Limit Cycles in the Quantum Regime”, Phys. Rev. X 4, 011015 (2014). DOI:10.1103/PhysRevX.4.011015 [LUH, WP2]
  6. S. P. Tarabrin, H. Kaufer, F. Ya. Khalili, R. Schnabel, K. HammererAnomalous dynamic back-action in interferometersPhys. Rev. A 88, 023809 (2013). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevA.88.023809 [LUH, WP2]
  7. X. Song, M. Oksanen, J. Li, P.J. Hakonen, and M.A. SillanpääGraphene Optomechanics Realized at Microwave FrequenciesPhys. Rev. Lett. 113, 027404 (2014).  DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.113.027404  [AALTO, WP2]
  8. M.A. Sillanpää, P.J. HakonenOptomechanics: Hardware for a quantum networkNature, 507, p. 45-47 (2014). DOI: 10.1038/507045a [AALTO,WP3]
  9. S. M. Meenehan, J. D. Cohen, S. Gröblacher, J. T. Hill, A. H. Safavi-Naeini, M. Aspelmeyer, and O. PainterSilicon optomechanical crystal resonator at millikelvin temperaturesPhys. Rev. A 90, 011803(R) (2014). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevA.90.011803 [UNIVIE,WP2]
  10. G. D. Cole, P.-L. Yu, C. Gärtner, K. Siquans, R. Moghadas Nia, J. Schmöle, J. Hoelscher-Obermaier, T. P. Purdy, W. Wieczorek, C. A. Regal, M. AspelmeyerTensile strained InxGa1-xP membranes for cavity optomechanic, Appl. Phys. Lett. 104, 201908 (2014). DOI: [UNIVIE, WP2]
  11. S. Hofer, D. Vasilyev, M. Aspelmeyer, K. HammererTime-Continuous Bell MeasurementsPhys. Rev. Lett. 111, 170404 (2013). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.111.170404 [UNIVIE & LUH, WP2]
  12. M. Abdi, P. Tombesi, D. Vitali, Entangling two distant non-interacting microwave modes, Ann. Phys. (Berlin), 1–8 (2014). DOI: 10.1002/andp.201400100 [UNICAM, WP3]
  13. A. Nunnenkamp V. Sudhir, A. K. Feofanov, A. Roulet, and T. J. KippenbergQuantum-Limited Amplification and Parametric Instability in the Reversed Dissipation Regime of Cavity OptomechanicsPhys. Rev. Lett. 113, 023604 (2014). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.113.023604 [EPFL, WP1]
  14. F. Hocke, M. Pernpeintner, X. Zhou, A. Schliesser, T. J. Kippenberg, H. Huebl, R. GrossDetermination of effective mechanical properties of a double-layer beam by means of a nano-electromechanical transducerAppl. Phys. Lett. 105, 133102 (2014). DOI: 10.1063/1.4896785 [EPFL & UCPH, WP2]
  15. S. Schmid, T. Bagci, E. Zeuthen, J.M. Taylor, P.K. Herring, M.C. Cassidy, L.G. Villanueva, B. Amato, A. Boisen, Y.C. Shin, J. Kong, A.S. Sørensen, K. Usami,  and E.S. PolzikSingle-layer graphene on silicon nitride micromembrane resonatorsJ. Appl. Phys., 115, 054513 (2014). DOI: [UCPH, WP3]
  16. M. Asjad, D. Vitali  Reservoir engineering of a mechanical resonator: generating a macroscopic superposition state and monitoring its decoherence, J. Phys. B: At. Mol. Opt. Phys. 47, 045502 (2014). DOI:10.1088/0953-4075/47/4/045502 [UNICAM, WP2]
  17. M. Abdi, S. Pirandola, P. Tombesi, D. VitaliContinuous-variable-entanglement swapping and its local certification: Entangling distant mechanical modes, Phys. Rev. A 89, 022331 (2014). DOI: [UNICAM,WP3]
  18. M. Asjad, G. S. Agarwal, M. S. Kim, P. Tombesi, G. Di Giuseppe, D. VitaliRobust stationary mechanical squeezing in a kicked quadratic optomechanical system”, Phys. Rev. A 89, 023849 (2014). DOI:   [UNICAM,WP3]
  19. H. X. Tang, D. VitaliProspect of detecting single-photon-force effects in cavity optomechanicsPhys. Rev. A 89, 063821 (2014). DOI:  [UNICAM,WP2]