Presentations

2022

  • J Keloth.  Towards Interfacing Quantum emitters with Optical Nanofiber cavities (online seminar): Wuhan University of Technology, China, 23 May 2022.
  • J Everett. Machine learner optimization of optical nanofiber atom trap loading (online seminar): Wuhan University of Technology, China, 19 May 2022.
  • S Nic Chormaic.  Optical nanofibre research from atomic physics to particle manipulation (online seminar).  Wuhan University of Technology, China, 19 May 2022. 
  • V G Truong, D Kotsifaki and S Nic Chormaic. Transport and trapping of nanoscale particles in a steep plasmonic photothermal temperature gradient (contributed talk). OMC 2022, Yokohama, Japan, 20 April 2022.
  • T Bouloumis, D Kotsifaki and S Nic Chormaic. Nanoparticle positioning via metamaterial plasmonic tweezers (contributed talk): OMC 2022, Yokohama, Japan, 18 April 2022.
  • S Li, M Z Jalaludeen, K Tian and S Nic Chormaic. Low-dimensional whispering gallery mode microcavities for enhanced light-matter interactions: From rolled-up microtubes to bottle-like nanocapillaries (contributed talk): ICNN 2022, Yokohama, Japan, 18 April 2022.
  • D Brown. Towards a 1D chain of Rydberg atoms interfaced with an optical nanofiber (invited talk). Ultracold Atoms Japan 2022, Okinawa, Japan, 14 April 2022.
  • S Nic Chormaic.  Manipulating and trapping particles using evanescent light fields (seminar): School of Physical Sciences, DCU Dublin, Ireland, 24 February 2022.  
  • S Nic Chormaic.  Engineering whispering gallery resonators for nolinear optics, photonics, and sensing applications (invited talk): WOMA 2022 (online), 07 February 2022.  

2021

  • S Nic Chormaic, L Hogan, E Horak, K Karlsson, J Ward, R Goldsmith.  Microbubble optical resonators for nanoparticle monitoring and control (invited talk): Pacifichem 2021 (online), 17 December 2021.  
  • S Nic Chormaic, D Kotsifaki, T Bouloumis, VG Truong.  Plasmonic and metasurface arrays in Au thin films for nanoparticle trapping (invited talk): Pacifichem 2021 (online), 16 December 2021.  
  • A Vylegzhanin and D Brown. Rydberg atom interactions near an optical nanofiber (seminar): Ohmori Group, Institute for Molecular Science, Aichi, Japan, 14 December 2021.
  • G Tkachenko. Ultrathin optical fibers and their applications (invited talk): 1st Iranian Conference on Optical Fiber Sensors ICOFS 2021 (online), 28 October 2021.
  • S Nic Chormaic. Ultrathin optical fibre applications from atomic physics through quantum optics (online seminar): School of Physics, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland, 08 October 2021.  
  • D Kotsifaki, C Ripken and S Nic Chormaic. Detection and analysis of microplastics in the subtropical ocean of Okinawa using micro-Raman Optical Tweezers (invited talk): MetroSea 2021 (online), 05 October 2021.
  • G Tkachenko, I Toftul, A Vylegzhanin, V G Truong, M I Petrov and S Nic Chormaic. Detection of the transverse spin of light by twisting anisotropic particles near an optical nanofiber waveguide (contributed talk): METANANO 2021 (online), 15 September 2021.  
  • S Nic Chormaic. Optical nanofibre mediated near-field interactions with cold rubidium atom (contributed talk): METANANO 2021 (online), 15 September 2021.  
  • S Li and S Nic Chormaic. From microbottles to nanocapillaries: Light-matter interactions in the strong scattering regime enabled by the reduced dimensionality (contributed talk): METANANO 2021 (online), 14 September 2021.  
  • S Nic Chormaic. Optomechanical manipulation using optical nanofibres (invited talk): METANANO 2021 (online), 14 September 2021.  
  • R Gupta, J Everett, A Tranter, V Gokhroo, P K Lam and S Nic Chormaic. Machine learning based optimization of an optical nanofiber evanescent dipole rubidium trap (contributed talk): QuAMP 2021 (online), 3 September 2021.
  • S Nic Chormaic. Optical fiber-based traps for particle trapping, manipulation and characterization (invited talk): SPIE Optics & Photonics: Optical Trapping and Optical Manipulation XVIII, Online, San Diego, USA, 1-5 August 2021.
  • T Bouloumis, D Kotsifaki, V G Truong and S Nic Chormaic. Metamaterial tweezers for super-efficient nanoparticle trapping (contributed talk): SPIE Optics & Photonics: Optical Trapping and Optical Manipulation XVIII, Online, San Diego, USA, 1-5 August 2021.
  • D Kotsifaki, C Ripken and S Nic Chormaic. Raman optical tweezers for microplastic pollution identification in the surface waters of Okinawa (contributed talk): SPIE Optics & Photonics: Optical Trapping and Optical Manipulation XVIII, Online, San Diego, USA, 1-5 August 2021.
  • B Bathish, I Hyams, S Kreps, ML Douvidzon, F Lei, JM Ward, S Kasumie, S Nic Chormaic, O Cohen, R Gad and T Carmon.  Plasma-filled optical microcavities (poster): 2021 CLEO Europe and EQEC, OSA Technical Digest (Optical Society of America, 2021), paper cg_p_20, 21-25 June 2021. 
  • S Nic Chormaic.  Ultrathin fibres and whispering gallery resonators: basics, particle trapping and beyond (plenary talk): ICLLT-2, Online, Turkey, 28 May 2021.
  • S Nic Chormaic. Using optical fibers for particle trapping and manipulation (invited talk):  OMC2021, Online, Japan, 22 April 2021.
  • G Tkachenko, I Toftul, A Vylegzhanin, V G Truong, M Petrov and S Nic Chormaic. Detection of the transverse spin of light by twisting anisotropic particles near an optical nanofiber waveguide (contributed talk): OMC2021, Online, Japan, 21 April 2021.
  • D Kotsifaki, C Ripken and S Nic Chormaic. Analysis of small plastics in coastal surface water samples of Okinawa using optical tweezers-Raman spectroscopy (contributed talk): OMC2021, Online, Japan, 21 April 2021.
  • S Nic Chormaic. Using optical fibers for particle trapping and manipulation (contributed talk):  Biophotonics Congress: Optics in the Life Sciences Online, 15 April 2021.
  • D Kotsifaki. Optical trapping and manipulation of nanoparticles using an array of plasmonic nanocavities (invited talk): Biophotonics Congress: Optics in the Life Sciences Online, 15 April 2021.   
  • S Nic Chormaic.  Particle trapping and spectroscopy using ultrathin optical fibres and whispering gallery resonators (online seminar).  SPIE Visiting Lecturer, National Institute of Technology, Warangal, India, 9 April 2021.  
  • D Kotsifaki, VG Truong, S Nic Chormaic. Fano resonant-assisted optical tweezers for dynamic multiple nanoparticle trapping (contributed talk): The 68the JSAP Spring Meeting 2021 Online Meeting, Japan, 18 March 2021.
  • S Nic Chormaic. Nonlinear optics and sensing using WGM resonators (invited talk): Photonics West 2021 Digital Forum, USA, 6 March 2021.
  • D Kotsifaki, VG Truong and S Nic Chormaic. Giant optical forces using an array of asymmetric split-ring plasmonic nanostructures (contributed talk): Photonics West 2021 Digital Forum, USA, 6 March 2021.
  • T Bouloumis, D Kotsifaki, X Han, S Nic Chormaic and VG Truong. Optimization of plasmonic nanoring array structures for 20-nm particle trapping (contributed talk): Photonics West 2021 Digital Forum, USA, 6 March 2021.
  • F Lei.  Polarization-controlled light coupling in WG microresonator-waveguide coupling systems (invited talk): Photonics West 2021 Digital Forum, USA, 5 March 2021. 
  • S Nic Chormaic. Ultrathin optical fibres and whispering gallery resonators - basics, particle trapping and beyond (online keynote talk):  ICAMCM-2021, Jaipur, India, 19 February 2021.
  • S Nic Chormaic. Optical nanofibre mediated evanescent field interactions with cold rubidium atoms (online invited talk): NCTS Annual Meeting on Quantum Science and Technology, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan, 18 February 2021.  
  • V Gokhroo, R Kumar Gupta, J Everett, K Subramonian Rajasree and S Nic Chormaic. Electric quadrupole excitation in laser-cooled 87Rb atoms near an optical nanofibre (online invitedtalk): NCTS Annual Meeting on Quantum Science and Technology, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan, 18 February 2021.
  • G Tkachenko, I Toftul, C Esporlas, VG Truong, MI Petrov and S Nic Chormaic. Near-field optomechanics with nanofiber waveguides (online invited talk): NCTS Annual Meeting on Quantum Science and Technology, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan, 18 February 2021.
  • R Kumar Gupta, J Everett, V Gokhroo and S Nic Chormaic. Machine optimization of evanescent field trap for Rb atoms (online invited talk): NCTS Annual Meeting on Quantum Science and Technology, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan, 18 February 2021.
  • S Nic Chormaic. Ultrathin optical fiber applications from atomic physics through quantum optics (online invited talk):  Quantum Sensors of Magnetic and Inertial Forces, OIST Mini-Symposium, Okinawa, Japan, 08 February 2021. 

2020

  • S Nic Chormaic.  Ultrathin optical fibres and whispering gallery resonators – basics, particle trapping, and beyond (online seminar): Institute of Physics, Technische Universität Chemnitz, Germany, 09 December 2020. 
  • S Nic Chormaic.  Probing and manipulating cold atoms using evanescent fields of optical nanofibres (invited talk): Tohuku Quantum Alliance x OIST Virtual Quantum Meeting, Japan, 24 November 2020. 
  • S Nic Chormaic.  Ultrathin optical fibre applications from atomic physics to quantum optics (online seminar): SPIE Visiting Lecturer, IIT Guwahati, India, 16 November 2020. 
  • D Kotsifaki, VG Truong and S Nic Chormaic. Strong nanoparticle trapping using an array of asymmetrically-split ring nanostructures (contributed talk): OPJ 2020 Online Conference, 16 November 2020. 
  • G Tkachenko, I Toftul, VG Truong, MI Petrov and S Nic Chormaic.  Optomechanics with single-mode optical nanofibers (contributed talk): OSJ-OSA-OSK Joint Symposia on Optics, OPJ 2020 Online Conference, 14 November 2020.  
  • R Kumar Gupta, K Subramonian Rajasree, J Everett, V Gokhroo, K Karlsson, G Tkachenko, F Le Kien and S Nic Chormaic.  Multiphoton processes in cold rubidium atoms using optical nanofibers (invited talk): OSJ-OSA-OSK Joint Symposia on Optics, OPJ 2020 Online Conference, 14 November 2020. 
  • S Nic Chormaic.  Ultrathin optical fibre applications from atomic physics to quantum optics (online seminar): SPIE Visiting Lecturer, IIST Trivandrum, India, 11 November 2020. 
  • D Kotsifaki, VG Truong and S Nic Chormaic. Plasmonic optical tweezers based on metamaterial (contributed talk): Women in Photonics 2020 Virtual Workshop, 30 October 2020.
  • E Stourm, M Lepers, J Robert, S Nic Chormaic, K Mølmer and E BrionSpontaneous emission rates and energy shifts of a Rydberg rubidium atom close to an optical nanofiber (contributed talk):  OSA Quantum 2.0 Online Conference, 17 September 2020. 
  • T Bouloumis, D Kotsifaki, VG Truong and S Nic Chormaic. Metamaterial tweezers for enhanced nanoparticle trapping (contributed talk): METANANO 2020 Online, 17 September 2020.
  • G Tkachenko, I Toftul, VG Truong, M Petrov and S Nic Chormaic. Optomechanics with single-mode optical nanofibers (invited talk): METANANO 2020 Online, 17 September 2020. 
  • S Nic Chormaic. Nanostructured optical nanofibres for quantum optics (invited talk):  METANANO 2020 Online, 14 September 2020. 
  • S Nic Chormaic. Ensuring equality, diversity and inclusion in education and research (online seminar):  SPIE Visiting Lecturer CSIO Student Chapter Chandigarh, India, 01 September 2020. 
  • K Knapper, S Nic Chormaic, R Goldsmith, J Ward, L Hogan and E Horak. Optical microresonator spectrometers for single nanoparticle chemical dynamics (virtual presentation). ACS Fall 2020 Virtual Meeting, 17-20 August 2020.  
  • D Kotsifaki, VG Truong and S Nic Chormaic. Metamaterial optical tweezers (contributed talk): NFO16 Online Event, 17 August 2020.
  • D Kotsifaki, VG Truong and S Nic Chormaic. Single-trapping using plasmonic metamaterial tweezers (poster presentation): Photonics Online Meetup,  22 June 2020.
  • A Kumar, J Kim, S Nic Chormaic, J Kim, T Gacoin and J. Fick. Direction and polarization resolved spectrscopic investigation of optically trapped europium-doped nanorods (contributed talk): SPIE Photonics Europe Online,  6-10 April 2020. 
  • S Nic Chormaic.  Particle trapping and manipulation using near-field optics (seminar): ENS Lyon, France, 28 February 2020. 
  • S Nic Chormaic. Engineering whispering gallery resonators for nonlinear optics, photonics and sensing applications (seminar): TU Ilmenau, Germany, 25 February 2020. 
  • J Ward, F Lei and S Nic Chormaic. Point-and-play: Fiber optic nano-antenna for excitation and collection of whispering gallery modes (invited): Photonics West 2020, San Francisco, USA, 4 February 2020.
  • G Tkachenko, F Lei, J Ward and S Nic Chormaic. Polarization control for single-mode optical nanofibers: fundamentals and applications (contributed talk): Photonics West 2020, San Francisco, USA, 5 February 2020.

 

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