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Boyd Quantum Photonics Research Group

All Theses

The following theses are viewable in PDF format.
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  1. Applications of Silicon-on-Insulator Photonic Crystal Structures in Miniature Spectrometer Designs
    Boshen Gao (2017). View PDF
  2. Novel Effects in Optical Coherence: Fundamentals and Applications
    Omar S. Magaña-Loaiza (2017). View PDF
  3. Quantum Information with Structured Light
    Mohammad Mirhosseini (2015). View PDF
  4. Communicating with Transverse Modes of Light
    Brandon Rodenburg (2015). View PDF
  5. Photonic Technologies to Enable Slow Light Applications
    Joe Vornehm Jr (2014). View PDF
  6. Nonlinear and Quantum Superresolution and Fast-Light Pulse-Distortion Management
    Heedeuk Shin (2011). View PDF
  7. “Superluminal” Pulse Propagation Dynamics
    George M. Gehring (2011). View PDF
  8. Fundamentals and Applications of Slow Light
    Zhimin Shi (2010). View PDF
  9. Coherence properties of the entangled two-photon field produced by parametric down-conversion
    Anand Kumar Jha (2009). View PDF
  10. Materials for Nonlinear Optics: Semicontinuous Gold Films and Fast Saturable Absorbers
    Giovanni Piredda (2008). View PDF
  11. Local-Field Effects and Nanostructuring for Controlling Optical Properties and Enabling Novel Optical Phenomena
    Ksenia Dolgaleva (2008). View PDF
  12. Coherent Population Trapping in Real and Artificial Atoms
    Vincent Wong (2004). View PDF
  13. Ultra-Slow and Superluminal Light Propagation in Solids at Room Temperature
    Matthew S. Bigelow (2004). View PDF
  14. Transverse Effects in Nonlinear and Quantum Optics
    Sean J. Bentley (2004). View PDF
  15. Frequency Conversion of Optical Signals Using Coherently Prepared Media
    Ryan S. Bennink (2004). View PDF
  16. Nonlinear Optical Whispering Gallery Microresonators for Photonics
    John E. Heebner (2003). View PDF
  17. High-Gain Parametric Amplification for the Generation of Quantum States of Light
    Elna M. Nagasako (2001). View PDF
  18. Investigations of the Nonlinear Optical Properties of Composite and Photonic Bandgap Materials
    Robert L. Nelson (1998).
  19. Phase Locking and Self-Phase Matching in Nonlinear Optics
    Mark W. Bowers (1997).