Prof Thorsten Ackemann
Prof. of Nonlinear Photonics
Department of Physics
University of Strathclyde
107 Rottenrow East
Glasgow G4 0NG
United Kingdom
Office: John Anderson 8.21
Phone: (+44) 141 548 3079
Fax: (+44) 141 552 2891
Physics Department webpage

Nonlinear photonics

Fellowships, stipends and prizes

Jan 2013    Fellow of the Optical Society of America
June 2012  Fellow of the IOP (FInstP)

Selected Publications

  • P. J. Javaloyes, T. Ackemann, and A. Hurtado; Arrest of Domain Coarsening via Antiperiodic Regimes in Delay Systems, Phys. Rev. Lett. 115, 203901 (2015).
  • G. Labeyrie, E. Tesio, P. M. Gomes, G.-L. Oppo, W. J. Firth, G. R. M. Robb, A. S. Arnold, R. Kaiser and T. Ackemann; Optomechanical self-structuring in a cold atomic gas., Nat Phot. 8, 321 (2014).
  • P. V. Paulau, C. McIntyre, Y. Noblet, N. Radwell, W. J. Firth, P. Colet, T. Ackemann, and G.-L. Oppo; Adler synchronization of spatial laser solitons pinned by defects, Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 213904 (2012).
  • N. C. Gerhardt, M. Y. Li, H. Jaehme, H. Hoepfner, M. R. Hofmann, and T. Ackemann; Ultrafast spin-induced polarization oscillations with tunable lifetime in vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers, Appl. Phys. Lett. 99, 151107 (2011).
  • A. Tierno, T. Ackemann, C. G. Leburn, and C. T. A. Brown; Saturation of absorption and gain in a quantum dot diode with continuous-wave driving, Appl. Phys. Lett. 97, 231104 (2010).
  • Y. Tanguy, T. Ackemann, W. J. Firth, and R. Jaeger; Realization of a semiconductor-based cavity soliton-laser, Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 013907 (2008).
  • I. V. Babushkin, M. Schulz-Ruthenberg, N. A. Loiko, K. F.Huang, and T. Ackemann; Coupling of Polarization and Spatial Degrees of Freedom of Highly Divergent Emission in Broad-Area Square Vertical-Cavity Surface-Emitting Lasers, Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 213901 (2008).

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