iNOW 2008 Best Poster Awards (BPA)

 

 

First Place

                  

Authors:

Caroline Kistner, T. Heindel, S. Reitzenstein, C. Böckler, C. Schneider, S. Höfling, A. Forchel

Affiliation:

Universität Würzburg

Title:

Cavity Quantum Electrodynamics Effects in Electrically Driven High-Q Micropillar Cavities

Recipient:

Caroline Kistner

 

Authors:

Jumpei Kamimura, K. Kishino, A. Kikuchi

Affiliation:

Sophia University

Title:

Growth and Properties of InAlN Nanocolumns Emitting in Optical Communication Wavelengths

Recipient:

Jumpei Kamimura (first left)

 

 

Second Place

 

Authors:

Christian Schneider, T. Sünner, M. Strauss, A. Huggenberger, D. Wiener, S. Reitzenstein, M. Kamp, S. Höfling, A. Forchel

Affiliation:

Universität Würzburg

Title:

Spatially Resonant Nanocavity Quantum Dot Arrays

Recipient:

Christian Schneider

 

Authors:

Aaron T. Ohta, Ming-Chun Tien, Steven L. Neale, Kyoungsik Yu, Ming C. Wu

Affiliation:

University of California, Berkeley

Title:

Assembly of III-V Microdisk Lasers on Silicon Using Lateral-Field Optoelectronic Tweezers

Recipient:

Aaron T. Ohta

 

Authors:

T. D. Germann, A. Strittmatter, J. Pohl, U. W. Pohl, D. Bimberg, J. Rautiainen, M. Guina, O.G. Okhotnikov

Affiliation:

Berlin University of Technology

Title:

Quantum-Dot Semiconductor Disk-Lasers

Recipient:

T. D. Germann

 

Authors:

Christopher Chase, Ye Zhou, Michael Huang, Connie Chang-Hasnain

Affiliation:

University of California, Berkeley

Title:

Tunable VCSEL with a Ultra Thin High Contrast Grating for Fast Tuning with Large Fabrication Tolerance

Recipient:

Christopher Chase

 

Authors:

Roger Chen, Michael Moewe, Linus C. Chuang, Shanna Crankshaw, Connie Chang-Hasnain

Affiliation:

University of California, Berkeley

Title:

Whispering Gallery Modes in GaAs Nanoneedles

Recipient:

Roger Chen

 

 

Third Place (LEOS Japan Chapter Award)

 

Authors:

P. Babu Dayal, J. Nakajima, T. Sakaguchi, A. Matsutani, and F. Koyama

Affiliation:

Tokyo Institute of Technology

Title:

Multiple-Wavelength VCSEL Array by Grading a Spacer Layer

for WDM Applications

Recipient:

P. Babu Dayal

 

Authors:

Ju-Hyung Kang, Min-Kyo Seo, Sun Kyung Kim, Se-Heon Kim, Myung-ki Kim, Yong-Hee Lee

Affiliation:

KAIST

Title:

Unidirectional Emission of a Single-Cell Photonic-Crystal Deformed Hexapole Mode Laser

Recipient:

Ju-Hyung Kang

 

Authors:

Matthias Leifgen, Oliver Benson

Affiliation:

Humboldt Universität zu Berlin

Title:

Quantum Key Distribution with Single Photons

Recipient:

Matthias Leifgen

 

Authors:

Toshiyuki Sakamoto, J. Yoshitake, K. Yoshioka, A. Tsukazaki, M. Kawasaki, M. Kuwata-Gonokami

Affiliation:

University of Tokyo

Title:

A High Density Effect on Exciton Luminescence in a ZnO/ZnMgO Single Quantum Well

Recipient:

Toshiyuki Sakamoto (second left)

 

Authors:

Mizuki Shirao, Ryo Yokoyama, Yuki Numajiri, Nobuhiko Nishiyama, Masahiro Asada, Shigehisa Arai

Affiliation:

Tokyo Institute of Technology

Title:

Direct Modulation of Sub-Teraherz Waves by 1.55-£gm Optical Signal

Using Photon Generated Free-Carriers in GaInAs Layer

Recipient:

Mizuki Shirao

 

Authors:

Erwin K. Lau, Rodney S. Tucker, Ming C. Wu

Affiliation:

University of California, Berkeley

Title:

Small-Signal Modulation Bandwidth of Purcell-Enhanced Nanocavity Light Emitters

Recipient:

Erwin K. Lau

 

Authors:

Barbara Bastek, Frank Bertram, Juergen Christen, Tim Wernicke, Markus Weyers, Michael Kneissl

Affiliation:

Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg

Title:

Microscopic Recombination Kinetics in High Quality, Fully Coalesced a-plane GaN ELO Structures Investigated by ps-time-resolved Cathodoluminescence Microscopy

Recipient:

Barbara Bastek

 

Authors:

Melissa Fardy, Catherine Nguyen, Peidong Yang

Affiliation:

University of California, Berkeley

Title:

Synthesis and Characterization of (Ga1-xZnx)(N1-xOx) and

(In1-x-yGaxZny)(N1-yOy) Nanotubes for Solar Water Splitting

Recipient:

Melissa Fardy

 

Authors:

Daichi Hirahara, T. Baba

Affiliation:

University of California, Berkeley

Title:

Possibility of High Index Anisotropy in Smartcut SOI Wafer for Micro-Photonic Devices

Recipient:

Daichi Hirahara

 

 

Fourth Place (Honorable Mention)

 

Authors:

Shu-Wei Chang and Shun Lien Chuang

Affiliation:

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Title:

Theory of Plasmonic Fabry-Perot Bowtie Nanolasers

 

 

Authors:

Mohan Rajesh, Lin Li, Denis Guimard, Yasuhiko Arakawa

Affiliation:

University of Tokyo

Title:

Growth of InAs/Sb:GaAs Quantum Dots on Silicon Emitting at 1.3 µm

 

 

Authors:

Yohei Iwahashi, Masahiro Asada

Affiliation:

Tokyo Institute of Technology

Title:

Fabrication and Millimeter-Wave Characterization of Semiconductor Klystron Amplifier Device

 

 

Authors:

Nobuyuki Otake, Hitoshi Yamada, Hiroyuki Wado, Katsunori Abe, Yukihiro Takeuchi

Affiliation:

Denso Corporation

Title:

High-Power Vertical-Cavity Surface-Emitting Laser under Pulsed Operation

 

 

Authors:

Seiji Armstrong, Mitsuyoshi Yukawa, Ryuji Ukai, Jun-ichi Yoshikawa, Hidehiro Yonezawa, Peter van Loock, Akira Furusawa

Affiliation:

University of Tokyo

Title:

Experimental Generation of Four-Mode Continuous-Variable Cluster States

 

 

Authors:

Safumi Suzuki, Kenta Urayama, and Masahiro Asada

Affiliation:

Tokyo Institute of Technology

Title:

Coherent Power Combination in Multi-Element Sub-THz RTD Oscillators Coupled with MIM Stub Structure

 

 

Authors:

Michael Moewe, Linus C. Chuang, Vladimir Dubrovskii, Connie Chang-Hasnain

Affiliation:

University of California, Berkeley

Title:

Relative Effects of Adatom Diffusion and Direct Impingement on InP Nanowires Grown via MOCVD

 

 

Authors:

Niels Majer, Kathy Lüdge,  Eckehard Schöll

Affiliation:

TU Berlin

Title:

Nonlinear Dynamics of Quantum Dot Lasers and Amplifiers

 

 

Authors:

Hongtao Li, Yi Luo, Lai Wang, Guangyi Xi, Yang Jiang, Wei Zhao, Yanjun Han

Affiliation:

Tsinghua University

Title:

Determination of the Mosaic Structure of GaN Films by High Resolution X-ray Diffraction

 

 

Authors:

Tsung-Yi Tang, Wen-Yu Shiao, Yung-Sheng Chen, Kent L. Averett, John D. Albrecht, C. C. Yang

Affiliation:

National Taiwan University

Title:

Coalescence Overgrowth of GaN Nanocolumns