iNOW 2007 Best Poster Awards (BPA)

 

 

First Prize

 

Authors:

Linus C. Chuang, Michael Moewe, Shanna Crankshaw, Chris Chase, Connie Chang-Hasnain

Affiliation:

University of California at Berkeley

Title:

Epitaxial III-V Nanowires on Lattice-Mismatched Substrates by MOCVD

Recipient:

Linus C. Chuang (second left), Michael Moewe (first left), Chris Chase (third right), Shanna Crankshaw (second right) with Dr. Tingye Li (third left, BPA Committee Chair) and Prof. Chang-Hasnain (iNOW Co-Chair)

 

Authors:

Chih-Feng Lu, Chi-Feng Huang, Dong-Ming Yeh, Yung-Sheng Chen, Wen-Yu Shiao, C. C. Yang

Affiliation:

National Taiwan University

Title:

Phosphor-Free White-Light Light-Emitting Diodes Based on Prestrained InGaN/GaN Quantum Wells

Recipient:

Chih-Feng Lu (left),Prof. Mao Qian (center, BPA Committee Member) and Prof. C. C. Yang

 

 

Second Prize

 

 

Authors:

T. W. Schlereth, C. Schneider, S. Gerhard, W. Kaiser, S. Höfling, A. Forchel

Affiliation:

University of Würzburg

Title:

Red Emitting, High-Performance AlGaInAs Quantum Dot Lasers

Recipient:

T. W. Schlereth (first right)

 

Authors:

Zheng Li, Zhibiao Hao, Yi Luo

Affiliation:

Tsinghua University

Title:

Studies on 2D Photonic Crystal Cavity with Bottom Air-Gap DBR

Recipient:

Zheng Li (right), Prof. Yi Luo (center)

 

 

Third Prize

 

 

Authors:

David Nielson, Donghan Lee, Shun-Lien Chuang, S. H. Pyun, W. G. Jeong, N. J. Kim

Affiliation:

University of Illinois at Urban-Champaign, Chungnan National University, Sungkyunkwan University

Title:

Four-Wave Mixing in Quantum Dots for Wavelength Conversion

Recipient:

David Nielson (right) and Dr. Ivan Kaminow (BPA Committee Member)

 

Authors:

Ye Zhou, Michael C. Y. Huang, Johannes Kern, Connie Chang-Hasnain

Affiliation:

University of California at Berkeley

Title:

High-Contrast Subwavelength Grating Integrated VCSELs with a Large Fabrication Tolerance

Recipient:

Ye Zhou (first left), Michael C. Y. Huang (second right), Prof. Jim Harris (second left, BPA Committee member) and Prof. Chang-Hasnain (iNOW Co-Chair)

 

Authors:

Mukesh Kumar, T. Sakaguchi, Fumio Koyama

Affiliation:

Tokyo Institute of Technology

Title:

Polarization-Insensitive and Low-Loss Tunable 3D Nanostep Hollow Waveguide for Widely Tunable Photonic Devices

Recipient:

Mukesh Kumar (left) and Prof. Chang-Hasnain (iNOW Co-Chair)

 

Authors:

Y. Ota, M. Nomura, N. Kumagai, K. Watanabe, S. Ishida, S. Iwamoto, M. Shirane, S. Kono, S. Yorozu, Y. Arakawa

Affiliation:

University of Tokyo, NEC corporation

Title:

Fabrication of Photonic Crystal Nanocavity for Generating Entangled Photon Pairs using Quantum Dots

Recipient:

Y. Ota (left) and Prof. C. C. Yang (right)

 

 

Honorable Mention

 

 

Authors:

Di Liu, Zhangyuan Chen

Affiliation:

Peking University

Title:

Negative Refractive Index Material Fiber Tip

Recipient:

Di Liu (left) and Dr. T.P. Lee (right, BPA Committee Member)

 

Authors:

Yi Rao, Fang Liu, Ruiyuan Wan, Yidong Huang, Wei Zhang, Jiangde Peng

Affiliation:

Tsinghua University

Title:

Simulation of Refractive Index Sensor Based on Long-Range Surface Plasma Polariton with Buffered Asymmetric Structure

Recipient:

Yi Rao (left) and Dr. T.P. Lee (right, BPA Committee Member)

 

 

Special Recognition

 

 

Authors:

Xiaozhou Yang, Qin Cai, Ying Zhao, Weiwei Hu

Affiliation:

Peking University

Title:

Primary Experiment of 2x2 Fiber-Type Optical Phased Array with All-Fiber PZT Phase Shifters

Recipient:

Xiaozhou Yang (left) and Prof. C.C. Fan (right, BPA Committee Member)

 

Authors:

Erika Parra, Liwei Lin

Affiliation:

University of California at Berkeley

Title:

Biomass-Powered Microbial Micro-Fuel Cell

Recipient:

Erika Parra (first left) and Prof. C.C. Fan (BPA Committee Member)

 

Authors:

Sven Höfling, Julia Semmel, Lars Nähle, Alfred Forchel

Affiliation:

University of Würzburg

Title:

Tapered Quantum Cascade Lasers

Recipient:

Sven Höfling (not shown), Prof. Alfred Forchel (left) and Prof. Hailin Wang (BPA Committee Member)

 

Authors:

Myung-Ki Kim, In-Kag Hwang, Yong-Hee Lee

Affiliation:

KAIST, Chonnam National University

Title:

Optical Bistability in 2D Photonic Crystal Slab Resonators

Recipient:

Myung-Ki Kim (left) and Prof. Yi Luo (iNOW Co-Chair)

 

 

Recognition

 

 

Authors:

Fanghua Wang, Jing Ma, Chun Jiang

Affiliation:

Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Title:

Dispersionless Slow Wave of Photonic Crystal Slab with Elliptical Air Holes

Recipient:

Fanghua Wang (left) and Prof. Yi Luo (iNOW Co-Chair)

 

Authors:

Dechao Zhang, Xiaolin Li, Xiaoru Zhang, Anshi Xu, Ziyu Wang, Hongbin Li, Fan Zhang, Zhangyuan Chen

Affiliation:

Peking University

Title:

Effect on Chirp in 42.8 Gbit/s Electroabsorption NRZ Transmitter on Optical Transmission

Recipient:

Dechao Zhang (left) and Prof. Yi Luo (iNOW Co-Chair)

 

Authors:

Chao Zhao, Yonghai Chen, B. Xu, Z. G. Wang

Affiliation:

Institute of Semiconductors, CAS

Title:

Growth of InAs Nanostructures by Droplet Epitaxy

Recipient:

Chao Zhao (left) and Prof. Hailin Wang (BPA Committee Member)

 

Authors:

Cheng-Kuang Lee, Chi-Wei Lu, Meng-Tsan Tsai, Yih-Ming Wang, C. C. Yang

Affiliation:

National Taiwan University

Title:

Ultrahigh-Resolution Optical Coherence Tomography with the Frequency-Sweeping the Broadened Spectrum of a fs Cr:Forsterite Laser

Recipient:

Cheng-Kuang Lee (left) and Prof. Yi Luo (iNOW Co-Chair)