Dr. Birgit Stiller

Research Group Leader

    Room: A 1.234

    Tel.: +49 9131 7133 265

    Coherently refreshed acoustic phonons for extended light storage
    B. Stiller*, M. Merklein*, C. Wolff, K. Vu, P. Ma, S. J. Madden, and B. J. Eggleton,
    “Coherently refreshed acoustic phonons for extended light storage”,
    Preprint: arXiv:1904.13167 arXiv

     

    Crosstalk-free multi-wavelength coherent light storage via Brillouin interaction
    B. Stiller*, M. Merklein*, K. Vu, P. Ma, S. J. Madden, C. G. Poulton, and B. J. Eggleton,
    “Crosstalk-free multi-wavelength coherent light storage via Brillouin interaction”,
    APL Photonics  4 (4), 040802 (2019). Journal
    arXiv:1803.08626

     

    On-chip correlation-based Brillouin sensing: design, experiment and simulation
    A. Zarifi, B. Stiller, M. Merklein, Y. Liu, B. Morrison, A. Casas-Bedoya, G. Ren, T. G. Nguyen, K. Vu, D.-Y. Choi, A. Mitchell, S. J. Madden, and B. J. Eggleton,
    J. Opt. Soc. Am. B  36 (1), 146-152 (2019). Journal
    arXiv:1809.07160.

     

    High-resolution distributed Brillouin sensing of micro-scale waveguides
    A. Zarifi, B. Stiller, M. Merklein, and B. J. Eggleton,
    Applied Sciences  8 (12), 2572 (2018). Journal

     

    On-chip multi-stage optical delay based on cascaded Brillouin light storage
    B. Stiller*, M. Merklein*, C. Wolff, K. Vu, C. G. Poulton, S. J. Madden, and B. J. Eggleton,
    Optics Letters  43 (18), 4321-4324 (2018). Journal
    arXiv:1804.08799.

     

    Brillouin spectroscopy of a hybrid silicon-chalcogenide waveguide with geometrical variations
    A. Zarifi, B. Stiller, M. Merklein, Y. Liu, B. Morrison, A. Casas-Bedoya, G. Ren, T. G. Nguyen, K. Vu, D.-Y. Choi, A. Mitchell, S. J. Madden, and B. J. Eggleton,
    Optics Letters  43 (15), 3493-3496 (2018). Journal
    arXiv:1806.00140.

     

    Brillouin based light storage and delay techniques
    M. Merklein*, B. Stiller*, and B. J. Eggleton,
    Journal of Optics  20, 083003 (2018). Journal

     

    Highly localized Brillouin scattering response in a photonic integrated circuit
    A. Zarifi, B. Stiller, M. Merklein, N. Li, K. Vu, D.-Y. Choi, P. Ma, S. J. Madden, and B. J. Eggleton,
    APL Photonics  3, 036101 (2018). Journal
    arXiv: 1707.09684.

     

    A chip-integrated coherent photonic-phononic memory
    M. Merklein*, B. Stiller*, K. Vu, S. J. Madden, and B. J. Eggleton,
    Nature Communications  8, 574 (2017). Journal
    arXiv:1608.08767.

     

    Quantum-limited measurements of optical signals from a geostationary satellite
    K. Günthner*, I. Khan*, D. Elser, B. Stiller, Ö. Bayraktar, C. R. Müller, K. Saucke, D. Tröndle, F. Heine, S. Seel, P. Greulich, H. Zech, B. Gütlich, I. Richter, M. Lutzer, S. Philipp-May, R. Meyer,  C. Marquardt, and G. Leuchs,
    Optica  4 (6), 611-616  (2017). Journal
    arXiv:1608.03511.

     

    Cascaded forward Brillouin scattering to all Stokes orders
    C. Wolff, B. Stiller, B. J. Eggleton, M. J. Steel, and C. G. Poulton,
    New Journal of Physics  19, 023021 (2017). Journal
    arXiv:1607.04740.

     

    A widely tunable, low phase-noise microwave source on a photonic chip
    M. Merklein,B. Stiller, I. Kabakova, U. S. Mutugala, K. Vu, S. J. Madden, B. J. Eggleton, and R. Slavik,
    Optics Letters  41 (20), 4633-4636 (2016). Journal

     

    Efficient single sideband microwave to optical conversion using an electro-optical whispering gallery mode resonator
    A. Rueda*, F. Sedlmeir*, M. C. Collodo, U. Vogl, B. Stiller, G. Schunk, C. Marquardt, J. Fink, O. Painter, G. Leuchs and H. G. L. Schwefel,
    Optica  3 (6), 597-604 (2016). Journal
    arXiv:1601.07261.

     

    Attacks on practical quantum key distribution systems (and how to prevent them)
    N. Jain, B. Stiller, I. Khan, D. Elser, C. Marquardt and G. Leuchs,
    Contemporary Physics (2016). DOI:10.1080/00107514.2016.1148333. Journal
    arXiv:1512.07990.

     

    Depolarized guided acoustic wave Brillouin scattering in hollow-core photonic crystal fibers
    W. Zhong, B. Stiller, D. Elser, B. Heim, C. Marquardt, and G. Leuchs,
    Optics Express  23 (21), 27707-27714 (2015). Journal
    arXiv: 1508.01309.

     

    Classically entangled optical beams for high-speed kinematic sensing
    S. Berg-Johansen*, F. Töppel*, B. Stiller, P. Banzer, M. Ornigotti, E. Giacobino, G. Leuchs, A. Aiello, and C. Marquardt,
    Optica  2 (10), 864-868 (2015). Journal
    arXiv: 1504.00697.

     

    Risk analysis of Trojan-horse attacks on practical quantum key distribution systems
    N. Jain, B. Stiller, I. Khan, V. Makarov, C. Marquardt, and G. Leuchs,
    IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics  21 (3), (2014). Journal
    arXiv: 1408.0492.

     

    Phase regeneration of a star-8QAM signal in a phase-sensitive amplifier with conjugated pumps
    B. Stiller, G. Onishchukov, B. Schmauss, and G. Leuchs,
    Optics Express  22 (1), 1028-1035 (2014). Journal

     

    Observation of acoustically-induced modulation instability in a Brillouin photonic crystal fiber laser
    B. Stiller, and T. Sylvestre,
    Optics Letters  38 (9), 1570-1572 (2013). Journal

     

    Distributed Brillouin Fiber Sensor With Enhanced Sensitivity Based on Anti-Stokes Single-Sideband Suppressed-Carrier Modulation
    D. M. Nguyen, B. Stiller, M. W. Lee, J.-C. Beugnot, H. Maillotte, T. Sylvestre, A. Mottet, and J. Hauden,
    IEEE Photonics Technology Letters  25 (1), 94–96 (2013). Journal

     

    Long-range and high-resolution distributed Brillouin fiber sensors
    T. Sylvestre, M. W. Lee, D. M. Nguyen, B. Stiller, J.-C. Beugnot, H. Maillotte, J. Hauden et L. Thévenaz,
    Instrumentation, Mesure, Métrologie  13(1-2), 31-45 (2013).

     

    Demonstration of polarization pulling using a fiber-optical parametric amplifier
    B. Stiller, P. Morin, D. M. Nguyen, J. Fatome, S. Pitois, E. Lantz, H. Maillotte, C. R. Menyuk, and T. Sylvestre,
    Optics Express  20 (24), 27248-27253 (2012). Journal

     

    SBS mitigation in a microstructured optical fiber by periodically varying the core diameter
    B. Stiller, A. Kudlinski, M. W. Lee, G. Bouwmans, M. Delqué, J.-C. Beugnot, H. Maillotte, and T. Sylvestre,
    IEEE Photonics Technology Letters  24 (8), 667–669 (2012). Journal

     

    Black-light continuum generation in a silica photonic crystal fiber
    T. Sylvestre, A. R. Ragueh, M. W. Lee, B. Stiller, G. Fanjoux, B. Barviau, A. Mussot, and A. Kudlinski,
    Optics Letters  37 (2), 130-132 (2012). Journal

     

    Differential phase-shift keying technique-based Brillouin echo-distributed sensing
    M. W. Lee, B. Stiller, J. Hauden, H. Maillotte, C. Roch, L. Thévenaz, and T. Sylvestre,,
    IEEE Photonics Technology Letters  24 (1), 79-81 (2012). Journal

     

    Temperature Coefficient of High-Frequency Guided Acoustic Modes in Photonic Crystal Fiber
    E. Carry, J-C. Beugnot, B. Stiller, M. W. Lee, H. Maillotte, and T. Sylvestre,
    Applied Optics  50 (35), 6543-6547 (2011). Journal

     

    Frequency-selective excitation of guided acoustic modes in a photonic crystal fiber
    B. Stiller, M. Delqué, J.-C. Beugnot, M. W. Lee, G. Mélin, H. Maillotte, V. Laude, and T. Sylvestre,
    Optics Express  19 (8), 7689–7694 (2011). Journal

     

    Photonic crystal fiber mapping using Brillouin echoes distributed sensing
    B. Stiller, S. Foaleng-Mafang, J.-C. Beugnot, M.W. Lee, M. Delqué, A. Kudlinski, L. Thévenaz, H. Maillotte, and T. Sylvestre,
    Optics Express  18 (19), 20136-20142 (2010). Journal

     

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    Book chapters

     

    Temporal and spectral properties of quantum light
    B. Stiller, U. Seyfarth, and G. Leuchs,
    Quantum Optics and Nanophotonics, Lecture Notes of the Les Houches Summer School, edited by C. Fabre, V. Sandoghdar, N. Treps, and L. F. Cugliandolo, Oxford University Press, ISBN: 9780198768609, 2017. Book
    arXiv:1411.3765.

     

    Son et lumière dans les fibres optiques microstructurées
    B. Stiller,
    in “Prix A'Doc de la jeune recherche en Franche-Comté n° 2011” (Doctoral Prize 2011 of the Graduate School), pp. 123-142, Presses Universitaires de Franche‐Comté (2011). Book

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