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 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, Taco D. Visser

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

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

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

Spontaneous generation of singularities in paraxial optical fields

Andrea Aiello

OPTICS LETTERS 41(7) 1668-1671 (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

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

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

The ubiquitous photonic wheel

Andrea Aiello, Peter Banzer

JOURNAL OF OPTICS 18(8) 085605 (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, Marco Ornigotti, et al.

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

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-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

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)

Optimal Frames for Polarization State Reconstruction

Matthew R. Foreman, Alberto Favaro, Andrea Aiello

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

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

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

Andrea Aiello, Girish S. Agarwal

OPTICS LETTERS 39(24) 6819-6822 (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

The Hertz vector revisited: a simple physical picture

Marco Ornigotti, Andrea Aiello

JOURNAL OF OPTICS 16(10) 105705 (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

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

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

Generalized Bessel beams with two indices

Marco Ornigotti, Andrea Aiello

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

Total internal reflection of orbital angular momentum beams

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

JOURNAL OF OPTICS 15(1) 014012 (2013) | 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

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

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

Marco Ornigotti, Andrea Aiello

JOURNAL OF OPTICS 15(1) 014004 (2013) | Journal

Identical classical particles: Half fermions and half bosons

Falk Toeppel, Andrea Aiello

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 88(1) 012130 (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

Radially and azimuthally polarized nonparaxial Bessel beams made simple

Marco Ornigotti, Andrea Aiello

OPTICS EXPRESS 21(13) 15530-15537 (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

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

K. Y. Bliokh, A. Aiello

JOURNAL OF OPTICS 15(1) 014001 (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)

Visualizing the quantum interaction picture in phase space

Bahar Mehmani, Andrea Aiello

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

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

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)

Spatial Coherence and Optical Beam Shifts

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

PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 109(21) 213901 (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

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

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

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

Quadrant detector calibration for vortex beams

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

OPTICS LETTERS 36(3) 409-411 (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)

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

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

Andrea Aiello, J. P. Woerdman

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

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

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

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

Duality between spatial and angular shift in optical reflection

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

PHYSICAL REVIEW A 80(6) 061801 (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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