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Towards fully integrated photonic displacement sensors

Ankan Bag, Martin Neugebauer, Uwe Mick, Silke Christiansen, Sebastian A Schulz, Peter Banzer

arXiv: 1909.04478v1 (2019) Preprint | PDF

Interaction of light carrying orbital angular momentum with a chiral dipolar scatterer

Pawel Wozniak, Israel De León, Katja Höflich, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer

Optica 6(8) 961-965 (2019) | Journal | PDF

Emission of circularly polarized light by a linear dipole

Martin Neugebauer, Peter Banzer, Sergey Nechayev

Science Advances 5(6) (2019) | Journal

Vectorial vortex generation and phase singularities upon Brewster reflection

Rene Barczyk, Sergey Nechayev, Muhammad Abdullah Butt, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer

Physical Review A 99(6) 063820 063820-1- 063820-8 (2019) | Journal | PDF

Experimental demonstration of linear and spinning Janus dipoles for polarisation and wavelength selective near-field coupling

M. F. Picardi, Martin Neugebauer, Jörg Eismann, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer, F. J. Rodriguez-Fortuno, A. V. Zayats

Light: Science & Applications 8(1) 52 (2019) 1-7 (2019) | Journal | PDF

Mimicking Chiral Light-Matter Interaction

Sergey Nechayev, Peter Banzer

Physical Review B 99(24) 241101(R) 241101-1- 241101-6 (2019) | Journal | PDF

Towards Polarization-based Excitation Tailoring for Extended Raman Spectroscopy

Simon Grosche, Richard Hünermann, George Sarau, Silke Christiansen, Robert W. Boyd, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer

arXiv: 1905.12325 (2019) Preprint | PDF

Spin-Orbit Coupling and the Evolution of Transverse Spin

Jörg Eismann, Peter Banzer, Martin Neugebauer

arXiv: 1905.12539 (2019) Preprint | PDF

Large-Area 3D Plasmonic Crescents with Tunable Chirality

Eric S. A. Goerlitzer, Reza Mohammadi, Sergey Nechayev, Peter Banzer, Nicolas Vogel

Advanced Optical Materials 1801770 (2019) | Journal

Multi-twist polarization ribbon topologies in highly-confined optical fields

Thomas Bauer, Peter Banzer, Frédéric Bouchard, Sergej Orlov, Lorenzo Marrucci, Enrico Santamato, Robert W Boyd, Ebrahim Karimi, Gerd Leuchs

New Journal of Physics 21 053020 (2019) | Journal | PDF

Substrate-Induced Chirality in an Individual Nanostructure

Sergey Nechayev, Rene Barczyk, Uwe Mick, Peter Banzer

ACS Photonics (2019) | Journal | PDF

Investigating the Optical Properties of a Laser Induced 3D Self‐Assembled Carbon–Metal Hybrid Structure

Muhammad Abdullah Butt, Antonino Calà Lesina, Martin Neugebauer, Thomas Bauer, Lora Ramunno, Alessandro Vaccari, Pierre Berini, Yuriy Petrov, Denis Danilov, Alina Manshina, et al.

Small 15(18) 1900512 1900512-1-1900512-9 (2019) | Journal

Huygens' Dipole for Polarization-Controlled Nanoscale Light Routing

Sergey Nechayev, Jörg Eismann, Martin Neugebauer, Pawel Wozniak, Ankan Bag, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer

Physical Review A 99(4) 041801 (2019) | Journal | PDF

Orbital-to-Spin Angular Momentum Conversion Employing Local Helicity

Sergey Nechayev, Jörg Eismann, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer

Physical Review B 99(7) 075155 (2019) | Journal | PDF

Weak measurement enhanced spin Hall effect of light for particle displacement sensing

Martin Neugebauer, Sergey Nechayev, Martin Vorndran, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer

Nano Letters 19(1) 422-425 (2019) | Journal


Weak measurement of elliptical dipole moments by C point splitting

Sergey Nechayev, Martin Neugebauer, Martin Vorndran, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer

Physical Review Letters 121(24) 243903 (2018) | Journal | PDF

Transverse Kerker Scattering for Ångström Localization of Nanoparticles

Ankan Bag, Martin Neugebauer, Pawel Wozniak, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer

PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 121(19) 193902 (2018) | Journal | PDF

Exciting a chiral dipole moment in an achiral nanostructure

Jörg S. Eismann, Martin Neugebauer, Peter Banzer

OPTICA 5(8) 954-959 (2018) | Journal | PDF

Chirality of Symmetric Resonant Heterostructures

Sergey Nechayev, Pawel Wozniak, Martin Neugebauer, Rene Barczyk, Peter Banzer

Laser & Photonics Reviews 12(9) 1800109 (2018) | Journal | PDF

Chiroptical response of a single plasmonic nanohelix

Pawel Wozniak, Israel De Leon, Katja Hoeflich, Caspar Haverkamp, Silke Christiansen, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer

OPTICS EXPRESS 26(15) 19275-19293 (2018) | Journal | PDF

Tailoring multipolar Mie scattering with helicity and angular momentum

Xavier Zambrana-Puyalto, Xavier Vidal, Pawel Wozniak, Peter Banzer, Gabriel Molina-Terriza

ACS Photonics 5(7 SI) 2936-2944 (2018) | Journal | PDF

Magnetic and Electric Transverse Spin Density of Spatially Confined Light

Martin Neugebauer, Jörg Eismann, Thomas Bauer, Peter Banzer

PHYSICAL REVIEW X 8(2) 021042 (2018) | Journal

Towards an integrated AlGaAs waveguide platform for phase and polarisation shaping

G Maltese, Y Halioua, A Lemaitre, C Gomez-Carbonell, E Karimi, Peter Banzer, S Ducci

Journal of Optics 20(5) 05LT01 (2018) | Journal | PDF


Roadmap on structured light

Halina Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Andrew Forbes, M. V. Berry, M. R. Dennis, David L. Andrews, Masud Mansuripur, Cornelia Denz, Christina Alpmann, Peter Banzer, Thomas Bauer, et al.

JOURNAL OF OPTICS 19(1) 013001 (2017) | Journal

Free-space propagation of high-dimensional structured optical fields in an urban environment

Martin P. J. Lavery, Christian Peuntinger, Kevin Guenthner, Peter Banzer, Dominique Elser, Robert W. Boyd, Miles J. Padgett, Christoph Marquardt, Gerd Leuchs

SCIENCE ADVANCES 3(10) e1700552 (2017) | Journal

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

Free space excitation of coupled Anderson-localized modes in photonic crystal waveguides with polarization tailored beam

Ali Mahdavi, Paul Roth, Jolly Xavier, Taofiq K. Paraiso, Peter Banzer, Frank Vollmer

APPLIED PHYSICS LETTERS 110(24) 241101 (2017) | Journal


Corrected knife-edge-based reconstruction of tightly focused higher order beams

Sergejus Orlovas, Christian Huber, P. Marchenko, Peter Banzer, Gerd Leuchs

arXiv: 1610.08643v1 (2016) Preprint | PDF

Unveiling the optical properties of a metamaterial synthesized by electron-beam-induced deposition

P. Wozniak, K. Hoeflich, G. Broenstrup, P. Banzer, S. Christiansen, G. Leuchs

NANOTECHNOLOGY 27(2) 025705 (2016) | Journal

Influence of the substrate material on the knife-edge based profiling of tightly focused light beams

C. Huber, S. Orlov, P. Banzer, G. Leuchs

OPTICS EXPRESS 24(8) 8214-8227 (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

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

Tighter spots of light with superposed orbital-angular-momentum beams

Pawel Wozniak, Peter Banzer, Frederic Bouchard, Ebrahim Karimi, Gerd Leuchs, Robert W. Boyd

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 94(2) 021803 (2016) | Journal

The ubiquitous photonic wheel

Andrea Aiello, Peter Banzer

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

Chiral optical response of planar and symmetric nanotrimers enabled by heteromaterial selection

Peter Banzer, Pawel Wozniak, Uwe Mick, Israel De Leon, Robert W. Boyd

NATURE COMMUNICATIONS 7 13117 (2016) | Journal

Exotic looped trajectories of photons in three-slit interference

Omar S. Magana-Loaiza, Israel De Leon, Mohammad Mirhosseini, Robert Fickler, Akbar Safari, Uwe Mick, Brian McIntyre, Peter Banzer, Brandon Rodenburg, Gerd Leuchs, et al.

NATURE COMMUNICATIONS 7 13987 (2016) | Journal

Polarization-controlled directional scattering for nanoscopic position sensing

Martin Neugebauer, Pawel Wozniak, Ankan Bag, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer

NATURE COMMUNICATIONS 7 11286 (2016) | Journal

Optical Polarization Mobius Strips and Points of Purely Transverse Spin Density

Thomas Bauer, Martin Neugebauer, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer

PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 117(1) 013601 (2016) | Journal

Lateral spin transport in paraxial beams of light

Martin Neugebauer, Simon Grosche, Sergej Rothau, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer

OPTICS LETTERS 41(15) 3499-3502 (2016) | Journal


Strong, spectrally-tunable chirality in diffractive metasurfaces

Israel De Leon, Matthew J. Horton, Sebastian A. Schulz, Jeremy Upham, Peter Banzer, Robert W. Boyd

Scientific Reports 5 13034 (2015) | Journal

Observation of optical polarization Mobius strips

Thomas Bauer, Peter Banzer, Ebrahim Karimi, Sergej Orlov, Andrea Rubano, Lorenzo Marrucci, Enrico Santamato, Robert W. Boyd, Gerd Leuchs

SCIENCE 347(6225) 964-966 (2015) | 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

Selective switching of individual multipole resonances in single dielectric nanoparticles

Pawel Wozniak, Peter Banzer, Gerd Leuchs

LASER & PHOTONICS REVIEWS 9(2) 231-240 (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

Towards an optical far-field measurement of higher-order multipole contributions to the scattering response of nanoparticles

Thomas Bauer, Sergej Orlov, Gerd Leuchs, Peter Banzer

APPLIED PHYSICS LETTERS 106(9) 091108 (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

Exploiting cellophane birefringence to generate radially and azimuthally polarised vector beams

Johnston Kalwe, Martin Neugebauer, Calvine Ominde, Gerd Leuchs, Geoffrey Rurimo, Peter Banzer

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICS 36(2) 025011 (2015) | Journal

From transverse angular momentum to photonic wheels

Andrea Aiello, Peter Banzer, Martin Neugebauer, Gerd Leuchs

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


Generation and subwavelength focusing of longitudinal magnetic fields in a metallized fiber tip

Daniel Ploss, Arian Kriesch, Hannes Pfeifer, Peter Banzer, Ulf Peschel

OPTICS EXPRESS 22(11) 13744-13754 (2014) | Journal

Vectorial complex-source vortex beams

S. Orlov, P. Banzer

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 90(2) 023832 (2014) | Journal

Polarization Tailored Light Driven Directional Optical Nanobeacon

Martin Neugebauer, Thomas Bauer, Peter Banzer, Gerd Leuchs

NANO LETTERS 14(5) 2546-2551 (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

Nanointerferometric amplitude and phase reconstruction of tightly focused vector beams

Thomas Bauer, Sergej Orlov, Ulf Peschel, Peter Banzer, Gerd Leuchs

NATURE PHOTONICS 8(1) 24-28 (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


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


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

Corrections to the knife-edge based reconstruction scheme of tightly focused light beams

C. Huber, S. Orlov, P. Banzer, G. Leuchs

OPTICS EXPRESS 21(21) 25069-25076 (2013) | Journal

Enhanced Raman Scattering of Graphene using Arrays of Split Ring Resonators

George Sarau, Basudev Lahiri, Peter Banzer, Priti Gupta, Arnab Bhattacharya, Frank Vollmer, Silke Christiansen

ADVANCED OPTICAL MATERIALS 1(2) 151-157 (2013) | Journal


Probing guided modes in a monolayer colloidal crystal on a flat metal film

Sergei G. Romanov, Nicolas Vogel, Karina Bley, Katharina Landfester, Clemens K. Weiss, Sergej Orlov, Alexander V. Korovin, Gennady P. Chuiko, Alois Regensburger, Alexandra S. Romanova, et al.

PHYSICAL REVIEW B 86(19) 195145 (2012) | Journal

Analytical expansion of highly focused vector beams into vector spherical harmonics and its application to Mie scattering

S. Orlov, U. Peschel, T. Bauer, P. Banzer

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 85(6) 063825 (2012) | Journal

Resonant metamaterials for contrast enhancement in optical lithography

Sabine Dobmann, Dzmitry Shyroki, Peter Banzer, Andreas Erdmann, Ulf Peschel

OPTICS EXPRESS 20(18) 19928-19935 (2012) | Journal


Birefringence and dispersion of cylindrically polarized modes in nanobore photonic crystal fiber

T. G. Euser, M. A. Schmidt, N. Y. Joly, C. Gabriel, C. Marquardt, L. Y. Zang, M. Foertsch, P. Banzer, A. Brenn, D. Elser, et al.


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

Experimental cross-polarization detection of coupling far-field light to highly confined plasmonic gap modes via nanoantennas

J. Wen, P. Banzer, A. Kriesch, D. Ploss, B. Schmauss, U. Peschel

APPLIED PHYSICS LETTERS 98(10) 101109 (2011) | Journal

Interaction of highly focused vector beams with a metal knife-edge

P. Marchenko, S. Orlov, C. Huber, P. Banzer, S. Quabis, U. Peschel, G. Leuchs

OPTICS EXPRESS 19(8) 7244-7261 (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, Ch. Marquardt, et al.

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


Extraordinary transmission through a single coaxial aperture in a thin metal film

P. Banzer, J. Kindler (nee Mueller), S. Quabis, U. Peschel, G. Leuchs

OPTICS EXPRESS 18(10) 10896-10904 (2010) | Journal

Complex source beam: A tool to describe highly focused vector beams analytically

S. Orlov, U. Peschel

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 82(6) 063820 (2010) | Journal

On the experimental investigation of the electric and magnetic response of a single nano-structure

P. Banzer, U. Peschel, S. Quabis, G. Leuchs

OPTICS EXPRESS 18(10) 10905-10923 (2010) | Journal


Fiber-modes and fiber-anisotropy characterization using low-coherence interferometry

Y. Z. Ma, Y. Sych, G. Onishchukov, S. Ramachandran, U. Peschel, B. Schmauss, G. Leuchs

APPLIED PHYSICS B-LASERS AND OPTICS 96(2-3) 345-353 (2009) | Journal


Waveguide properties of single subwavelength holes demonstrated with radially and azimuthally polarized light

J. Müller, Peter Banzer, Susanne Quabis, Ulf Peschel, Gerd Leuchs

Applied Physics B: Lasers and Optics 84(4) 517-520 (2007) | Journal

Tailored polarization patterns for performance optimization of optical devices

Gerd Leuchs, Susanne Quabis

Journal of Modern Optics 53(5) (2007) | Journal


Using a quantum well heterostructure to study the longitudinal and transverse electric field components of a strongly focused laser beam

G. Kihara Rurimo, M. Schardt, S. Quabis, S. Malzer, Ch. Dotzler, A. Winkler, G. Leuchs, G. H. Dohler, D. Driscoll, M. Hanson, et al.

JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSICS 100(2) 023112 (2006) | Journal

TE- and TM-polarization-resolved spectroscopy on quantum wells under normal incidence

M Schardt, A Winkler, G Rurimo, M Hanson, D Driscoll, S Quabis, S Malzer, G Leuchs, GH Doehler, AC Gossard, et al.



Generation of a radially polarized doughnut mode of high quality

Susanne Quabis, Ralf Dorn, Gerd Leuchs

Applied Physics B: Lasers and Optics 81(5) 597-600 (2005) | Journal


Polarization optimized focusing of light and coupling to sub-wavelength antennae

Gerd Leuchs, Susanne Quabis

Handai Nanophotonics 1 153-171 (2004) | Book Chapter


Sharper focus for a radially polarized light beam

Ralf Dorn, Susanne Quabis, Gerd Leuchs

PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 91(23) 233901 (2003) | Journal

The focus of light-linear polarization breaks the rotational symmetry of the focal spot

Ralf Dorn, Susanne Quabis, Gerd Leuchs

JOURNAL OF MODERN OPTICS 50(12) 1917-1926 (2003) | Journal


Diversity detection of speckles for double-wavelength interferometry on rough surfaces

J Trautner, Gerd Leuchs

APPLIED OPTICS 41(29) 6200-6210 (2002) | Journal



The focus of light - theoretical calculation and experimental tomographic reconstruction

Susanne Quabis, Ralf Dorn, M. Eberler, O. Glöckl, Gerd Leuchs

APPLIED PHYSICS B-LASERS AND OPTICS 72(1) 109-113 (2001) | Journal

Focusing light to a tighter spot

Susanne Quabis, Ralf Dorn, M. Eberler, O. Glöckl, Gerd Leuchs

OPTICS COMMUNICATIONS 179(1-6) 1-7 (2000) | Journal

Multiple-wavelength interferometry for absolute distance measurement and three-dimensional imaging

J. Trautner, K. Walcher, Gerd Leuchs, B. Bodermann, H. R. Telle

TECHNISCHES MESSEN 67(10) (2000) | Journal

Investigation of phase singularities in the vicinity of small structures using a Linnik Interference microscope

Ralf Dorn, M Eberler, M Piringer, Susanne Quabis, Gerd Leuchs

TECHNISCHES MESSEN 67(10) 421-426 (2000) | Journal

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