Complete list of publications


(see list of only selected publications))


  1. 1.Plasmonic waveguide-integrated nanowire laser.

    E. Bermudez-Ureña, G. Tutuncuoglu, J. Cuerda, C.C.L. Smith, J. Bravo-Abad,

    S.I. Bozhevolnyi, A. Fontcuberta i Morral, F.J. Garcia-Vidal, and R. Quidant.

    Nano Letters 17, 747 (2017). [link]


  1. 2.Spatio-temporal modeling of lasing action in core-shell metallic nanoparticles.

    J. Cuerda, F.J. Garcia-Vidal, and J. Bravo-Abad.

    ACS Photonics 3, 1952 (2016). [PDF]

    (Also selected as ACS Editor’s choice)


  1. 3.Intermittent chaos for an ergodic light trapping in a photonic fiber plate.

    M. Mariano, G. Kozyreff, L.G. Gerling, P. Romero-Gomez, J. Puigdollers,

    J. Bravo-Abad and J. Martorell.

    Light: Science and Applications (Nature group) 5, e16216 (2016). [PDF]


  1. 4.Plasmon-assisted Nd3+ based solid-state nanolaser.

    P. Molina, E. Yraola, M.O. Ramirez, C. Tserkezis, J.L. Plaza, J. Aizpurua,

    J. Bravo-Abad and L.E. Bausa.

    Nano Letters 16, 895 (2016). [PDF]


  1. 5.Nonequilibrium plasmon emission drives ultrafast carrier relaxation dynamics in photoexcited graphene.

    J.M. Hamm, A.F. Page, J. Bravo-Abad, F.J. Garcia-Vidal, and O. Hess.

    Physical Review B Rapid Comm. 93, 041408(R) (2016). [PDF]


  1. 6.Weyl points in photonic-crystal superlattices.

    J. Bravo-Abad, L. Lu, L. Fu, H. Buljan, and M. Soljacic.

    2D Materials 2, 034013 (2015). [PDF]

    (Focus Issue on Artificial Graphene)


  1. 7.Disorder sets light straight

    J. Bravo-Abad.

    Nature Physics (News & Views) 11, 213 (2015). [link]


  1. 8.Theory of lasing action in plasmonic crystals.

    J. Cuerda, F. Ruting, F.J. Garcia-Vidal, and J. Bravo-Abad.

    Physical Review B Rapid Comm. 91, 041118(R) (2015). [PDF]

    (Selected as an Editors’ Suggestion)  


  1. 9.Theory of strong coupling between quantum emitters and localized surface plasmons.

    A. Delga, J. Feist, J. Bravo-Abad, and F.J. Garcia-Vidal.

    Journal of Optics 16, 114018 (2014). [PDF]

    (Selected as a Highlight of 2014 by Journal of Optics).


  1. 10.Quantum emitters near a metal nanoparticle: strong coupling and quenching.

    A. Delga, J. Feist, J. Bravo-Abad, and F.J. Garcia-Vidal.

    Physical Review Letters 112, 253601 (2014). [PDF]


  1. 11.Deep-subwavelength negative-index waveguiding enabled by coupled conformal surface plasmons.

    R. Quesada, D. Martin-Cano, F.J. Garcia-Vidal, and J. Bravo-Abad.

    Optics Letters 39, 2990 (2014). [PDF]


  1. 12.Lasing action assisted by long-range surface plasmons

    F. Ruting, J. Cuerda, J. Bravo-Abad, and F.J. Garcia-Vidal.

    Laser and Photonics Reviews 8, L65-L70 (2014). [PDF]


  1. 13.Larger-area single-mode photonic crystal surface-emitting lasers enabled by accidental Dirac-points.

    S.L. Chua, L. Lu, J. Bravo-Abad, J.D. Joannopoulos, and M. Soljacic.

    Optics Letters 39, 2072 (2014). [PDF]


  1. 14.Second-harmonic generation using 4-quasi-phasematching in a GaAs whispering-gallery-mode microcavity. 

    P. S. Kuo,  J. Bravo-Abad, and G. S. Solomon.

    Nature Communications 5, 3109 (2014). [PDF]

    (News release for a general audience)


  1. 15.Modeling of threshold and dynamics behavior of organic nanostructured lasers.

    S.L. Chua, B. Zhen, J. Lee, J. Bravo-Abad, O. Shapira, and M. Soljacic.

    Journal of Materials Chemistry C 2, 1463 (2014). [PDF]


  1. 16.Plasmonic lasers: A sense of direction.

    J. Bravo-Abad and F.J. Garcia-Vidal.

    Nature Nanotechnology (News and Views) 8, 479 (2013). [PDF]


  1. 17.Wavefront phase-modulation control and focusing of second-harmonic light generated in transparent nonlinear random structures.

    C. Yao, F.J. Rodriguez,  J. Bravo-Abad, and J. Martorell.

    Physical Review A 87, 063804 (2013). [PDF]


  1. 18.Graphene supports the propagation of subwavelength optical solitons.

    M. L. Nesterov, J. Bravo-Abad, A.Y. Nikitin, F. J. Garcia-Vidal, and L. Martin-Moreno.

    Laser and Photonics Reviews 7, L7–L11 (2013) (cover page). [PDF]


  1. 19.Enabling single-mode behavior over large areas with photonic Dirac cones.

    J. Bravo-Abad, J. D. Joannopoulos and M. Soljacic.

    PNAS 109, 9761 (2012). [PDF]


  1. 20.Generation of terahertz radiation via Purcell-enhanced nonlinear frequency mixing.
    J. Bravo-Abad and M. Soljacic.

    Book Chapter in “Nonlinear Photonics and Novel Optical Phenomena”,

    Edited by Z. Chen and R. Morandotti (Springer, 2012). [PDF]

   

  1. 21.Gain-assisted extraordinary optical transmission through periodic arrays of subwavelength apertures.

    R. Marani, A. D’Orazio, V. Petruzzelli, S.G. Rodrigo, L. Martin-Moreno,

    F. J. Garcia-Vidal, and J. Bravo-Abad.

    New Journal of Physics 14, 13020 (2012). [PDF]

    (Chosen as one of the six most relevant papers  published by New Journal of Physics

     in 2012 in the area of “Quantum Optics and Lasers”)


  1. 22.Controlling terahertz radiation with nanoscale metal barriers embedded in nano slot antennas.

    H. R. Park, Y. M. Bahk, K. J. Ahn, Q. H. Park, D. S. Kim, L. Martin-Moreno,

    F. J. Garcia-Vidal, and J. Bravo-Abad.

    ACS Nano 5, 8340 (2011). [PDF]


  1. 23.Spatio-temporal theory of lasing action in optically-pumped rotationally excited molecular gases

    S. L. Chua, C. A. Caccamise, D. J. Phillips, J. D. Joannopoulos, M. Soljacic,

    H. O. Everitt, and J. Bravo-Abad. 

    Optics Express 19, 7513 (2011). [PDF]


  1. 24.Anomalous band formation in arrays of terahertz nanoresonators.

    Y. M. Bahk, H. R. Park, K. J. Ahn, H. S. Kim, Y. H. Ahn, D. S. Kim, J. Bravo-Abad,

    L. Martin-Moreno, and F. J. Garcia-Vidal.

    Physical Review Letters 106, 013902 (2011). [PDF]


  1. 25.Low-threshold lasing action in photonic crystal slabs enabled by Fano resonances.

    S. L. Chua, Y. D. Chong, A. D. Stone, M. Soljacic, and J. Bravo-Abad.

    Optics Express 19, 1539 (2011). [PDF]


  1. 26.Observation of speckle pattern formation in transparent nonlinear random media.

    F.J. Rodriguez, C. Yao, J. L. Dominguez-Juarez, J. Bravo-Abad, and J. Martorell.

   Optics Letters 36, 1347 (2011). [PDF]


  1. 27.Optical second-harmonic scattering from a non-diffusive random distribution of nonlinear domains.

    J. Bravo-Abad, X. Vidal, J. L. Dominguez-Juarez, and J. Martorell.

    Optics Express 18, 14202-14211 (2010). [PDF]


  1. 28.Efficient low-power terahertz generation via on-chip triply-resonant nonlinear frequency mixing.

    J. Bravo-Abad, A. W. Rodriguez, J. D. Joannopoulos, P. T. Rakich, S. G. Johnson,

    and M. Soljacic.

    Applied Physics Letters 96, 101110 (2010). [PDF]


  1. 29.Design of an efficient terahertz source using triply resonant nonlinear photonic crystal cavities.

    I.B. Burgess, Y. Zhang, M.W. McCutcheon, A.W. Rodriguez, J. Bravo-Abad, S. G.

    Johnson, and M. Loncar.

    Optics Express 17, 20099-20108 (2009). [PDF]


  1. 30.Ultrafast photodetection in an all-silicon chip enabled by two-photon absorption.

    J. Bravo-Abad, E.P. Ippen and M. Soljacic.

    Applied Physics Letters 94, 241103 (2009). [PDF]


  1. 31.Difference-frequency generation with quantum limited efficiency in triply-resonant nonlinear cavities.

    I.B. Burgess, A.W. Rodriguez, M.W. McCutcheon, J. Bravo-Abad, Y. Zhang, S.G.

    Johnson, and M. Loncar.

    Optics Express 17, 9241- 9251 (2009). [PDF]


  1. 32. A Unified Picture of Laser Physics.

     J. Bravo-Abad and M. Soljacic.

     Science (Perspective) 320, 623-624 (2008). [PDF]


  1. 33. Efficiency and finite size effects in enhanced transmission through subwavelength 

      apertures.

      F. Przybilla, A. Degiron, C. Genet, T.W. Ebbesen, F.de Leon-Perez, J. Bravo-Abad,  

      F.J. Garcia-Vidal, and L. Martin-Moreno.

      Optics Express 16, 9571-9579 (2008). [PDF]


  1. 34. Enhanced nonlinear optics in photonic-crystal microcavities.

      J. Bravo-Abad, A. Rodriguez, P. Bermel, S.G. Johnson, J.D. Joannopoulos, and 

      M. Soljacic.

      Optics Express (Invited paper) 15, 16161-16176 (2007). [PDF]


  1. 35. Transmission of light through periodic arrays of square holes: From a metallic wire  

      mesh to an array of tiny holes.

      J. Bravo-Abad, L. Martin-Moreno, F.J. Garcia-Vidal, E. Hendry, and J. Gomez   

      Rivas.

      Physical Review B (Rapid Comm.) 76, 241102(R) (2007). [PDF]


  1. 36. Theory of extraordinary transmission of light through quasiperiodic arrays of 

      subwavelength holes.

      J. Bravo-Abad, A.I. Fernandez-Dominguez, F.J. Garcia-Vidal, and L. Martin-

      Moreno.

      Physical Review Letters 99, 203905 (2007). [PDF]


  1. 37. Photonic crystals go dynamic.

      J. Bravo-Abad and M. Soljacic.

      Nature Materials, (News and Views) 6, 799-800 (2007). [PDF]


  1. 38. Modeling nonlinear optical phenomena in nanophotonics.

      J. Bravo-Abad, S. Fan, S.G. Johnson, J.D. Joannopoulos, and M. Soljacic.

      IEEE Journal of Lightwave Technology (Invited paper) 25, 2539 -2546 (2007).   

      [PDF]


  1. 39. Photonic crystal optical waveguides for on-chip Bose-Einstein condensates.

      J. Bravo-Abad, M. Ibanescu, J.D. Joannopoulos, and M. Soljacic.

      Physical Review A 74, 053619 (2006). [PDF]


  1. 40. Theory of optical transmission through arrays of subwavelength apertures..

      F.J. Garcia-Vidal, F. Lopez-Tejeira, J. Bravo-Abad, and L. Martin-Moreno.

      Book chapter in “Nanoplasmonics: from Fundamentals to Applications”,
      Editors S. Kawata and H. Masuhara., Elsevier (Amsterdam, 2006).


  1. 41. Resonant transmission of light through subwavelength holes in thick metal films.

      J. Bravo-Abad, L. Martin-Moreno, and F.J. Garcia-Vidal.

      IEEE J. Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics (Invited paper) 12, 1221-1227   

      (2006). [PDF]


  1. 42. How light emerges from an illuminated array of subwavelength holes.

      J. Bravo-Abad, A. Degiron, F. Przybilla, C. Genet, F.J. Garcia-Vidal, L. Martin- 

      Moreno, and T.W. Ebbesen.

      Nature Physics 2, 120-123 (2006). [PDF]


  1. 43. Theory of light transmission through periodically structured nano-apertures..

      L. Martin-Moreno, J. Bravo-Abad, F. Lopez-Tejeira, and F.J. Garcia-Vidal.

      Book chapter in “Surface Plasmon Nanophotonics”, Editors M.L. Brongersma and

      P.G. Kik, (Springer, Berlin, 2006).


  1. 44. Enhanced millimeter wave transmission through quasioptical subwavelength  

      perforated plates.

      M. Beruete, M. Sorolla, I. Campillo, J.S. Dolado, L. Martin-Moreno, J. Bravo-Abad,

      and F.J. Garcia-Vidal.

      IEEE Trans. on Antennas and Propagation 53, 1897-1903 (2005). [PDF]


  1. 45. Resonant transmission of light through finite chains of subwavelength holes.

      J. Bravo-Abad, F.J. Garcia-Vidal, and L. Martin-Moreno.

      Physical Review Letters 93, 227401 (2004). [PDF]


  1. 46. Enhanced millimeter wave transmission through subwavelength holes arrays.

      M. Beruete, M. Sorolla, I. Campillo, J.S. Dolado, L. Martin-Moreno, J. Bravo-Abad,

      and F.J. Garcia-Vidal.

      Optics Letters 29, 2500-2502 (2004). [PDF]


  1. 47. Integrated optical devices design by genetic algorithm.

      A. Hakansson, L. Sanchis, D. Lopez-Zenon, J. Bravo-Abad, and J. Sanchez-

      Dehesa.

      Applied Physics Letters 84, 4460-4462 (2004). [PDF]


  1. 48. Transmission properties of a single metallic slit: From the subwavelength regime

      to the geometrical-optics limit.

      J. Bravo-Abad, L. Martin-Moreno, and F.J. Garcia-Vidal.

      Physical Review E 69, 26601 (2004). [PDF]


  1. 49. Wavelength de-multiplexing properties of a single aperture flanked by periodic   

      arrays of indentations.

      J. Bravo-Abad, F.J. Garcia-Vidal, and L. Martin-Moreno.

      Photonics and Nanostructures 1, 55-62 (2003). [PDF]


  1. 50. Anomalous refractive properties of a two-dimensional photonic band-gap prism.

      J. Bravo-Abad, T. Ochiai, and J. Sanchez-Dehesa.

      Physical Review B 67, 115116 (2003). [PDF]


  1. 51. Wavelength demultiplexing structure based on coupled-cavity waveguides in

      photonic crystals.

      A. Martinez, A. Marti, J. Bravo-Abad, and J. Sanchez-Dehesa.

      Fiber and Integrated Optics 22, 151-160 (2003). [PDF]

1. Three-dimensional periodic dielectric structures having photonic Dirac points.

J. Bravo-Abad, J.D. Joannopoulos, and M. Soljacic.

U.S. patent number 9,046,647, issued in June 2015.


3. Integrated silicon-based nonlinear photodetector.

J. Bravo-Abad, E.P. Ippen, and M. Soljacic.

U.S. patent number 8,515,216, issued in August 2013.


2. Efficient terahertz sources based on difference-frequency generation in triply-resonant photonic resonators.

J. Bravo-Abad, I.B. Burgess, J.D. Joannopoulos, S.G. Johnson, M. Loncar, M. McCutcheon, A. Rodriguez, M. Soljacic, and Y. Zhang.

U.S. patent number 8,285,091, issued in October 2012.

Patents

Selected Conference Talks and Seminars 



  1. 1.Weyl points in photonic-crystal superlattices.

   (Invited talk) SPIE Optics and Photonics Congress.

   San Diego, California, USA, 2016.

   

  1. 2.Nanoscale lasing action enabled by plasmonic resonances.

   (Invited talk) ICEM 2016, International Conference on Electronic Materials.

   Singapore, 2016.


  1. 3.Laser light generation in plasmonic crystals and metallic nanoparticles.

    (Invited talk) META’16, the 7th International Conference on Metamaterials, Photonic

    Crystals and Plasmonics. Malaga, Spain, 2016.


  1. 4.Lasing action in active plasmonic structures.

    (Invited talk) Metamaterials'2015 - The 9th International Congress on Advanced

    Electromagnetic Materials in Microwaves and Optics.

    Oxford, UK, 2015.

  1. 5.Dirac-cone photonic materials and their applications.

    (Invited talk) ICACS-26, 26th International Conference International Conference on

    Atomic Collisions in Solids. Debrecen, Hungary, 2014.


  1. 6.Harnessing light-matter interaction in active nanophotonic systems.

    Invited Seminar at Stanford University, 2014.


  1. 7.Nonlinear metamaterials and plasmonics.

   (Session co-organizer) PIERS 2013, 34th Progress In Electromagnetics Research

   Symposium.

   Stockholm, Sweden, 2013.


  1. 8.Novel phenomena in nonlinear plasmonics.

    (Invited talk) ICMAT 2013, 7th International Conference on Materials for

    Advanced Technologies.

    Singapore, 2013.

   

  1. 9.Gain-assisted extraordinary optical transmission through periodic arrays of subwavelength apertures.

    (Invited talk) META ’12, 3rd International Conference on Metamaterials,

    Photonic Crystals and Plasmonics.

    Paris, France, 2012.


  1. 10.Molding the flow of Terahertz radiation using holey metallic metamaterials.

    (Invited talk) Current topics in Plasmonics and Tomography, Max Planck Society.

    Munich, Germany, 2011.


  1. 11.Anomalous band formation in arrays of THz nanoresonators.

   (Invited talk) PIERS 2011 (Progress In Electromagnetics Research Symposium).

   Marrakesh, Morocco, 2011.


  1. 12.Efficient THz generation via triply‐resonant nonlinear frequency mixing: On‐chip turn‐key THz sources. PECS IX (9th International Conference on Photonic and Electromagnetic Crystal Structures). Granada, Spain, 2010.                     

   

  1. 13.Ultrafast photodetection in an all‐Silicon chip enabled by two‐photon absorption.

    FIO 2009 (Frontiers in Optics 2009, OSA Annual Meeting).

    San José (CA), USA, 2009.       


  1. 14.Efficient low-power terahertz generation via Purcell-enhanced nonlinear frequency mixing. (Invited talk) LPHYS’09 (18th International Laser Physics Workshop),

    Barcelona, Spain, 2009.

   

  1. 15.Extraordinary transmission through subwavelength hole arrays.

    (Invited talk) IEEE Photonics Society. Plasmonics Workshop.

    Lexington (MA), USA, 2007.

IEEE Photonics Society

  1. 16.Resonant transmisssion of light through finite arrays of subwavelength holes.

    NFO9–9th (International conference on near-field optics, nanophotonics

    and related techniques). Lausanne, Switzerland, 2006.


  1. 17.Extraordinary electromagnetic transmission through finite arrays of holes in a metal   film. SPIE Optics and Photonics 2005. San Diego (CA), USA, 2005.


  1. 18.Extraordinary transmission of light through subwavelength apertures.

    SIAM Conference on Mathematical Aspects of Materials Science.

    Los Angeles (CA), USA, 2004.


  1. 19.Wavelength demultiplexing based on a single subwavelength aperture.

    PIERS 2003 (Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium).

    Honolulu (HI), USA, 2003.



Selected Publications


(see complete list of publications)


  1. “Intermittent chaos for an ergodic light trapping in a photonic fiber plate,”

M. Mariano, G. Kozyreff, L.G. Gerling, P. Romero-Gomez, J. Puigdollers,

J. Bravo-Abad and J. Martorell.

Light: Science and Applications (Nature group) 5, e16216 (2016). (News release)


  1. “Plasmon-assisted Nd3+ based solid-state nanolaser,” P. Molina, E. Yraola, M.O. Ramirez, C. Tserkezis, J.L. Plaza, J. Aizpurua, J. Bravo-Abad, and L.E. Bausa.

Nano Letters 16, 895 (2016).  (News release)


  1. “Disorder sets light straight,” J. Bravo-Abad.

Nature Physics (News & Views) 11, 213 (2015).


  1. “Weyl points in photonic-crystal superlattices,” J. Bravo-Abad, L. Lu, L. Fu, H. Buljan, and M. Soljacic. 2D Materials 2, 034013 (2015).


  1. “Quantum emitters near a metal nanoparticle: strong coupling and quenching,”

A. Delga, J. Feist, J. Bravo-Abad, and F.J. Garcia-Vidal.

Physical Review Letters 112, 253601 (2014).


  1. “Second-harmonic generation using 4-quasi-phasematching in a GaAs whispering-gallery-mode microcavity,” P.S. Kuo,  J. Bravo-Abad, and G.S. Solomon.

Nature Communications 5, 3109 (2014).  (News release)


  1. “Enabling single-mode behavior over large areas with photonic Dirac cones,”

J. Bravo-Abad, J. D. Joannopoulos and M. Soljacic.

PNAS 109, 9761 (2012).


  1. “Controlling terahertz radiation with nanoscale metal barriers embedded in nano slot   antennas,” H. R. Park, Y. M. Bahk, K. J. Ahn, Q. H. Park, D. S. Kim, L. Martin-Moreno, F.J. Garcia-Vidal, and J. Bravo-Abad.

ACS Nano 5, 8340 (2011).

     

  1. “Ultrafast photodetection in an all-silicon chip enabled by two-photon absorption,”

J. Bravo-Abad, E.P. Ippen and M. Soljacic.

Applied Physics Letters 94, 241103 (2009).


  1. “A Unified Picture of Laser Physics,” J. Bravo-Abad and M. Soljacic.

Science (Perspectives) 320, 623 (2008).


  1. “Theory of extraordinary transmission of light through quasiperiodic arrays of subwavelength holes,” J. Bravo-Abad, A.I. Fernandez-Dominguez, F.J. Garcia-Vidal, and L. Martin-Moreno.

Physical Review Letters 99, 203905 (2007).


  1. “Photonic crystals go dynamic,” J. Bravo-Abad and M. Soljacic.

Nature Materials (News and Views) 6, 799 (2007). 


  1. “How light emerges from an illuminated array of subwavelength holes,”

J. Bravo-Abad, A. Degiron, F. Przybilla, C. Genet, F.J. Garcia-Vidal, L. Martin-Moreno, and T.W. Ebbesen.

Nature Physics 2, 120 (2006).


  1. “Resonant transmission of light through finite chains of subwavelength holes,”           J. Bravo-Abad, F.J. Garcia-Vidal, and L. Martin-Moreno.

Physical Review Letters 93, 227401 (2004).

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