Dr. Andrea Aiello

 

  • Postdoctoral Fellow
  • Theory Division
  • Room A.2.416
  • Phone +49 9131 7133 439
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Quantum physics: quantum optics, entanglement, nano-optics, photonics, quantum theory of detection, cavity QED, nonlinear optics, foundations of quantum physics, excess noise, physics of open systems

 

Classical physics: classical optics, structured light, classical field theory, angular momentum of light, spin-orbit interactions and beam shifts, polarization, wave chaos, metrology, didactic

Perturbation theory of nearly spherical dielectric optical resonators

Julius Gohsrich, Tirth Shah, Andrea Aiello

Physical Review A 104(2) 023516 (2021) | Journal | PDF


Renormalized Mutual Information for Artificial Scientific Discovery

Leopoldo Sarra, Andrea Aiello, Florian Marquardt

Physical Review Letters 126 200601 (2021) | Journal | PDF


Microsphere kinematics from the polarization of tightly focused nonseparable light

Stefan Berg-Johansen, Martin Neugebauer, Andrea Aiello, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer, Christoph Marquardt

Optics Express 29(8) 12429-12439 (2021) | Journal | PDF


Microsphere kinematics from the polarization of tightly focused nonseparable light

Stefan Berg-Johansen, Martin Neugebauer, Andrea Aiello, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer, Christoph Marquardt

Optics Express 29(8) 12429-12439 (2021) | Journal | PDF


Observation of concentrating paraxial beams

Andrea Aiello, Martin Paúr, Bohumil Stoklasa, Zdeněk Hradil, Jaroslav Řeháček, Luis L Sánchez-Soto

OSA Continuum 3(9) 10.1364/OSAC.400410 2387-2394 (2020) | Journal | PDF


Field theory of monochromatic optical beams I. classical fields

Andrea Aiello

Journal of Optics 22(1) 014001 (2019) | Journal | PDF


Field theory of monochromatic optical beams II. Classical and quantum paraxial fields

Andrea Aiello

Journal of Optics 22(1) 014002 (2019) | Journal | PDF


Perturbation theory of optical resonances of deformed dielectric spheres

Andrea Aiello, Jack G. E. Harris, Florian Marquardt

Physical Review A 100(2) 023837 (2019) | Journal | PDF


Classically Entangled Light

Andrew Forbes, Andrea Aiello, Bienvenu Ndagano

Progress in Optics 64 99-153 (2019) | Book Chapter


Cavity optomechanics in a levitated helium drop

L. Childress, M. P. Schmidt, A. D. Kashkanova, C. D. Brown, G. I. Harris, Andrea Aiello, Florian Marquardt, J. G. E. Harris

Physical Review A 96(6) 063842 (2017) | Journal | PDF


Unraveling beam self-healing

Andrea Aiello, Girish S. Agarwal, Martin Paur, Bohumil Stoklasa, Zdenek Hradil, Jaroslav Rehacek, Pablo de la Hoz, Gerd Leuchs, Luis L. Sanchez-Soto

Optics Express 25(16) 19147-19157 (2017) | Journal | PDF


Linear and angular momenta in tightly focused vortex segmented beams of light

Martin Neugebauer, Andrea Aiello, Peter Banzer

Chinese Optics Letters 15(3) 030003 (2017) | Journal | PDF


Detecting the spatial quantum uncertainty of bosonic systems

Vanessa Chille, Nicolas Treps, Claude Fabre, Gerd Leuchs, Christoph Marquardt, Andrea Aiello

NEW JOURNAL OF PHYSICS 18 093004 (2016) | Journal


Experimental generation of amplitude squeezed vector beams

Vanessa Chille, Stefan Berg-Johansen, Marion Semmler, Peter Banzer, Andrea Aiello, Gerd Leuchs, Christoph Marquardt

OPTICS EXPRESS 24(11) 2385-2394 (2016) | Journal


Spontaneous generation of singularities in paraxial optical fields

Andrea Aiello

OPTICS LETTERS 41(7) 1668-1671 (2016) | Journal


The ubiquitous photonic wheel

Andrea Aiello, Peter Banzer

JOURNAL OF OPTICS 18(8) 085605 (2016) | Journal


Single-mode squeezing in arbitrary spatial modes

Marion Semmler, Stefan Berg-Johansen, Vanessa Chille, Christian Gabriel, Peter Banzer, Andrea Aiello, Christoph Marquardt, Gerd Leuchs

OPTICS EXPRESS 24(7) 7633-7642 (2016) | Journal


Demonstration of local teleportation using classical entanglement

Diego Guzman-Silva, Robert Bruening, Felix Zimmermann, Christian Vetter, Markus Graefe, Matthias Heinrich, Stefan Nolte, Michael Duparre, Andrea Aiello, et al.

LASER & PHOTONICS REVIEWS 10(2) 317-321 (2016) | Journal


Classically entangled optical beams for high-speed kinematic sensing

Stefan Berg-Johansen, Falk Toeppel, Birgit Stiller, Peter Banzer, Marco Ornigotti, Elisabeth Giacobino, Gerd Leuchs, Andrea Aiello, Christoph Marquardt

OPTICA 2(10) 864-868 (2015) | Journal


Note on the helicity decomposition of spin and orbital optical currents

Andrea Aiello, M. V. Berry

JOURNAL OF OPTICS 17(6) 062001 (2015) | Journal


Quantum theory of an electromagnetic observer: Classically behaving macroscopic systems and the emergence of the classical world in quantum electrodynamics

L. I. Plimak, Misha Ivanov, A. Aiello, S. Stenholm

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 92(2) 022122 (2015) | Journal


Quantum-like nonseparable structures in optical beams

Andrea Aiello, Falk Toeppel, Christoph Marquardt, Elisabeth Giacobino, Gerd Leuchs

NEW JOURNAL OF PHYSICS 17 043024 (2015) | Journal


Quantum uncertainty in the beam width of spatial optical modes

Vanessa Chille, Peter Banzer, Andrea Aiello, Gerd Leuchs, Christoph Marquardt, Nicolas Treps, Claude Fabre

OPTICS EXPRESS 23(25) 32777-32787 (2015) | Journal


Goos-Hanchen and Imbert-Fedorov shifts for astigmatic Gaussian beams

Marco Ornigotti, Andrea Aiello

JOURNAL OF OPTICS 17(6) 065608 (2015) | Journal


Measuring the Transverse Spin Density of Light

Martin Neugebauer, Thomas Bauer, Andrea Aiello, Peter Banzer

PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 114(6) 063901 (2015) | Journal


Cylindrically polarized Bessel-Gauss beams

Daena Madhi, Marco Ornigotti, Andrea Aiello

JOURNAL OF OPTICS 17(2) 025603 (2015) | Journal


Optimal Frames for Polarization State Reconstruction

Matthew R. Foreman, Alberto Favaro, Andrea Aiello

PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 115(26) 263901 (2015) | Journal


Goos-Hanchen and Imbert-Fedorov shifts for paraxial X-waves

Marco Ornigotti, Andrea Aiello, Claudio Conti

OPTICS LETTERS 40(4) 558-561 (2015) | Journal


From transverse angular momentum to photonic wheels

Andrea Aiello, Peter Banzer, Martin Neugebauer, Gerd Leuchs

NATURE PHOTONICS 9(12) 789-795 (2015)


Interaction of Relativistic Electron-Vortex Beams with Few-Cycle Laser Pulses

Armen G. Hayrapetyan, Oliver Matula, Andrea Aiello, Andrey Surzhykov, Stephan Fritzsche

PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 112(13) 134801 (2014) | Journal


Surface angular momentum of light beams

Marco Ornigotti, Andrea Aiello

OPTICS EXPRESS 22(6) 6586-6596 (2014) | Journal


Radial quantum number of Laguerre-Gauss modes

E. Karimi, R. W. Boyd, P. de la Hoz, H. de Guise, J. Rehacek, Z. Hradil, A. Aiello, G. Leuchs, L. L. Sanchez-Soto

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 89(6) 063813 (2014) | Journal


Classical entanglement in polarization metrology

Falk Toeppel, Andrea Aiello, Christoph Marquardt, Elisabeth Giacobino, Gerd Leuchs

NEW JOURNAL OF PHYSICS 16 073019 (2014) | Journal


The Hertz vector revisited: a simple physical picture

Marco Ornigotti, Andrea Aiello

JOURNAL OF OPTICS 16(10) 105705 (2014) | Journal


Geometric spin Hall effect of light in tightly focused polarization-tailored light beams

Martin Neugebauer, Peter Banzer, Thomas Bauer, Sergej Orlov, Norbert Lindlein, Andrea Aiello, Gerd Leuchs

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 89(1) 013840 (2014) | Journal


Wave-optics description of self-healing mechanism in Bessel beams

Andrea Aiello, Girish S. Agarwal

OPTICS LETTERS 39(24) 6819-6822 (2014) | Journal


Observation of the Geometric Spin Hall Effect of Light

Jan Korger, Andrea Aiello, Vanessa Chille, Peter Banzer, Christoffer Wittmann, Norbert Lindlein, Christoph Marquardt, Gerd Leuchs

PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 112(11) 113902 (2014) | Journal


Near field of an oscillating electric dipole and cross-polarization of a collimated beam of light: Two sides of the same coin

Andrea Aiello, Marco Ornigotti

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICS 82(9) 860-868 (2014) | Journal


Generalized Bessel beams with two indices

Marco Ornigotti, Andrea Aiello

OPTICS LETTERS 39(19) 5618-5621 (2014) | Journal


The photonic wheel - demonstration of a state of light with purely transverse angular momentum

P. Banzer, M. Neugebauer, A. Aiello, C. Marquardt, N. Lindlein, T. Bauer, G. Leuchs

JOURNAL OF THE EUROPEAN OPTICAL SOCIETY-RAPID PUBLICATIONS 8 13032 (2013) | Journal


Total internal reflection of orbital angular momentum beams

W. Loffler, N. Hermosa, Andrea Aiello, J. P. Woerdman

JOURNAL OF OPTICS 15 (2013) | Journal


Goos-Hanchen and Imbert-Fedorov shifts for bounded wavepackets of light

Marco Ornigotti, Andrea Aiello

JOURNAL OF OPTICS 15 (2013) | Journal


The polarization properties of a tilted polarizer

Jan Korger, Tobias Kolb, Peter Banzer, Andrea Aiello, Christoffer Wittmann, Christoph Marquardt, Gerd Leuchs

OPTICS EXPRESS 21(22) 27032-27042 (2013) | Journal


Goos-Hanchen and Imbert-Fedorov shifts from a quantum-mechanical perspective

Falk Toeppel, Marco Ornigotti, Andrea Aiello

NEW JOURNAL OF PHYSICS 15 113059 (2013) | Journal


Classical optics representation of the quantum mechanical translation operator via ABCD matrices

Marco Ornigotti, Andrea Aiello

JOURNAL OF OPTICS 15(7) 075715 (2013) | Journal


Identical classical particles: Half fermions and half bosons

Falk Toeppel, Andrea Aiello

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 88(1) 012130 (2013) | Journal


Radially and azimuthally polarized nonparaxial Bessel beams made simple

Marco Ornigotti, Andrea Aiello

OPTICS EXPRESS 21(13) 15530-15537 (2013) | Journal


Goos-Hanchen and Imbert-Fedorov beam shifts: an overview

K. Y. Bliokh, A. Aiello

JOURNAL OF OPTICS 15 (2013) | Journal


A versatile source of single photons for quantum information processing

Michael Foertsch, Josef U. Fuerst, Christoffer Wittmann, Dmitry Strekalov, Andrea Aiello, Maria V. Chekhova, Christine Silberhorn, Gerd Leuchs, Christoph Marquardt

NATURE COMMUNICATIONS 4 1818 (2013) | Journal


Role of spatial coherence in Goos-Hanchen and Imbert-Fedorov shifts: reply to comment

Andrea Aiello, J. P. Woerdman

OPTICS LETTERS 37(6) 1057-1057 (2012)


All photons are equal but some photons are more equal than others

Falk Toeppel, Andrea Aiello, Gerd Leuchs

NEW JOURNAL OF PHYSICS 14 093051 (2012) | Journal


Visualizing the quantum interaction picture in phase space

Bahar Mehmani, Andrea Aiello

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICS 33(5) 1367-1381 (2012) | Journal


Dipole pulse theory: Maximizing the field amplitude from 4 pi focused laser pulses

Ivan Gonoskov, Andrea Aiello, Simon Heugel, Gerd Leuchs

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 86(5) 053836 (2012) | Journal


Goos-Hanchen and Imbert-Fedorov shifts: a novel perspective

Andrea Aiello

NEW JOURNAL OF PHYSICS 14 013058 (2012) | Journal


Radial mode dependence of optical beam shifts

N. Hermosa, Andrea Aiello, J. P. Woerdman

OPTICS LETTERS 37(6) 1044-1046 (2012)


Observation of Orbital Angular Momentum Sidebands due to Optical Reflection

W. Loffler, Andrea Aiello, J. P. Woerdman

PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 109(11) 113602 (2012) | Journal


Tools for detecting entanglement between different degrees of freedom in quadrature squeezed cylindrically polarized modes

C. Gabriel, A. Aiello, S. Berg-Johansen, Ch Marquardt, G. Leuchs

EUROPEAN PHYSICAL JOURNAL D 66(7) 172 (2012) | Journal


Spatial Coherence and Optical Beam Shifts

W. Loffler, Andrea Aiello, J. P. Woerdman

PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 109(21) 213901 (2012) | Journal


Geometric Spin Hall Effect of Light at polarizing interfaces

J. Korger, A. Aiello, C. Gabriel, P. Banzer, T. Kolb, C. Marquardt, G. Leuchs

APPLIED PHYSICS B-LASERS AND OPTICS 102(3) 427-432 (2011) | Journal


Quadrant detector calibration for vortex beams

N. Hermosa, A. Aiello, J. P. Woerdman

OPTICS LETTERS 36(3) 409-411 (2011) | Journal


Classical and quantum properties of cylindrically polarized states of light

Annemarie Holleczek, Andrea Aiello, Christian Gabriel, Christoph Marquardt, Gerd Leuchs

OPTICS EXPRESS 19(10) 9714-9736 (2011) | Journal


Theory of anisotropic whispering-gallery-mode resonators

Marco Ornigotti, Andrea Aiello

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 84(1) 013828 (2011) | Journal


Spin Hall effect of light in metallic reflection

N. Hermosa, A. M. Nugrowati, Andrea Aiello, J. P. Woerdman

OPTICS LETTERS 36(16) 3200-3202 (2011)


Role of spatial coherence in Goos-Hanchen and Imbert-Fedorov shifts

Andrea Aiello, J. P. Woerdman

OPTICS LETTERS 36(16) 3151-3153 (2011)


Quantum Light from a Whispering-Gallery-Mode Disk Resonator

J. U. Fuerst, D. V. Strekalov, D. Elser, A. Aiello, U. L. Andersen, Ch Marquardt, G. Leuchs

PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 106(11) 113901 (2011) | Journal


Entangling Different Degrees of Freedom by Quadrature Squeezing Cylindrically Polarized Modes

C. Gabriel, A. Aiello, W. Zhong, T. G. Euser, N. Y. Joly, P. Banzer, M. Foertsch, D. Elser, U. L. Andersen, et al.

PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 106(6) 060502 (2011) | Journal


Goos-Hanchen and Imbert-Fedorov shifts of a nondiffracting Bessel beam

Andrea Aiello, J. P. Woerdman

OPTICS LETTERS 36(4) 543-545 (2011) | Journal


Transverse angular momentum of photons

Andrea Aiello, Christoph Marquardt, Gerd Leuchs

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 81(5) 053838 (2010) | Journal


Demonstration of a quasi-scalar angular Goos-Hanchen effect

M. Merano, N. Hermosa, A. Aiello, J. P. Woerdman

OPTICS LETTERS 35(21) 3562-3564 (2010)


How orbital angular momentum affects beam shifts in optical reflection

M. Merano, N. Hermosa, J. P. Woerdman, A. Aiello

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 82(2) 023817 (2010) | Journal


Angular momenta and spin-orbit interaction of nonparaxial light in free space

Konstantin Y. Bliokh, Miguel A. Alonso, Elena A. Ostrovskaya, Andrea Aiello

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 82(6) 063825 (2010) | Journal


Low-Threshold Optical Parametric Oscillations in a Whispering Gallery Mode Resonator

J. U. Fuerst, D. V. Strekalov, D. Elser, A. Aiello, U. L. Andersen, Ch. Marquardt, G. Leuchs

PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 105(26) 263904 (2010) | Journal


Duality between spatial and angular shift in optical reflection

A. Aiello, M. Merano, J. P. Woerdman

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 80(6) 061801 (2009) | Journal


Transverse Angular Momentum and Geometric Spin Hall Effect of Light

Andrea Aiello, Norbert Lindlein, Christoph Marquardt, Gerd Leuchs

PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 103(10) 100401 (2009) | Journal


Goos-Hanchen shift for a rough metallic mirror

M. Merano, J. B. Goette, A. Aiello, M. P. van Exter, J. P. Woerdman

OPTICS EXPRESS 17(13) 10864-10870 (2009) | Journal


Brewster cross polarization

A. Aiello, M. Merano, J. P. Woerdman

OPTICS LETTERS 34(8) 1207-1209 (2009)


Nonparaxial polarizers

Andrea Aiello, Christoph Marquardt, Gerd Leuchs

OPTICS LETTERS 34(20) 3160-3162 (2009)


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