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Conference Publications and Presentations

Following is a list of recent presentations MDL scientists and technologists have been involved in during 2013:

Presentations

  1. G. Chattopadhyay, T. Reck, C. Jung-Kubiak, J. Siles, C. Lee, R. Lin, and I. Mehdi, "Silicon Micromachining for Terahertz Component Development," IEEE International Microwave and RF Conference, New Delhi, December 2013.
  2. G. Chattopadhyay, "Technologies for Terahertz Science," IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest, Seattle, Washington, June 2013.
  3. T. Reck, G. Chattopadhyay, and W. R. Deal, "A Tandem Coupler for Terahertz Integrated Circuits," IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest, Seattle, Washington, June 2013.
  4. C. Lee, G. Chattopadhyay, C. Jung, T. Reck, M. Alonso Del Pino, N. Llombart Juan, K. Cooper, A. Peralta, R. Lin, and I. Mehdi, "Silicon Microlens Antenna for Multi-Pixel THz Heterodyne Detector Arrays," Proceedings of the 7th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation, Gothenburg, Sweden, April 2013.
  5. G. Chattopadhyay, "Silicon Micromachined Integrated Array Instruments at Terahertz Frequencies," Proceedings of the IEEE International Wireless Symposium, Beijing, China, April 2013.
  6. T. Reck, C. Jung, J. Siles, B. Thomas, R. Lin, I. Mehdi, and G. Chattopadhyay, "A Micromachined Dual-Polarization Single-Sideband Receiver Operating at 520-600 GHz," Proceedings of the International Space Terahertz Technology Symposium, Groningen, The Netherlands, April 2013.
  7. G. Chattopadhyay, "Silicon Micromachined Receiver Front-End at Terahertz Frequencies," Proceedings of the International Workshop on Antenna Technology, Karlsruhe, Germany, March 2013.
  8. B. S. Karasik, "Nanodevices and Nanomaterials for Photon Detection," Proceedings of Nanoscience Days 2013 Symposium, University of Jyväskylä,
    Jyväskylä, Finland, 23-24 October 2013 (invited plenary paper).
  9. A. Tang, K. B. Cooper, R. J. Dengler, N. Llombart, and P. Siegel, "Automatic Focusing for a 675 GHz Imaging Radar with Target Standoff Distances from 14 to 34 Meters," IEEE/MTT-S International Microwave Symposium, 2013.
  10. K. B. Cooper, T. A. Reck, C. Jung-Kubiak, C. Lee, J. V. Siles, R. H. Lin, A. Peralta, E. Decrossas, E. T. Schlecht, G. Chattopadhyay, and I. Mehdi, "Transceiver Array Development for Submillimeter-Wave Imaging Radars," Proceedings of SPIE, vol. 8715, 2013.
  11. K. B. Cooper, T. A. Reck, C. Jung-Kubiak, C. Lee, J. V. Siles, R. H. Lin, A. Peralta, E. Decrossas, E. T. Schlecht, G. Chattopadhyay, and I. Mehdi, "Transceiver Array Development for Submillimeter-Wave Imaging Radars," SPIE Passive and Active Millimeter-Wave Imaging Conference, Baltimore, Maryland, April 2013.
  12. T. Reck, C. Jung-Kubiak, J. Siles, B. Thomas, R. Lin, I. Mehdi, and G. Chattopadhyay, "A Micromachined Dual-Polarization Single-Sideband Receiver Operating at 520-600 GHz," 24th Int. Symposium on Space THz Technology, ISSTT2013, Groningen, Netherlands, April 2013.
  13. K. Cooper, T. Reck, C. Jung-Kubiak, J. Siles, C. Lee, R. Lin, E. Schlecht, G. Chattopadhyay, and Imran Mehdi, "Development of Multi-Pixel Submillimeter-Wave Imaging Radar Front-end Technology," 24th Int. Symposium on Space THz Technology, ISSTT2013, Groningen, Netherlands, April 2013.
  14. J. V. Siles, C. Lee, C. Jung, T. Reck, R. Lin, A. Peralta, E. Schlecht, I. Mehdi, and G. Chattopadhyay, "A Novel Ultra-Compact Si-Packaged On-Chip Power-Combined 550 GHz Frequency Tripler: First Results," 24th Int. Symposium on Space THz Technology, ISSTT2013, Groningen, Netherlands, April 2013.
  15. L. Pagani, F. Defrance, Y. Delorme, P. Goldsmith, J. Kawamura, J-M. Krieg, R. Léfèvre, A. Maestrini, I. Mehdi, J. Treuttel, and M. C. Wiedner, "CIDRE - Campagne d'Identification du Deutérium par Réception hEtérodyne: A Small Astronomical Balloon Experiment at 2.7 THz," 24th Int. Symposium on Space THz Technology, ISSTT2013, Groningen, Netherlands, April 2013.
  16. J. V. Siles, B. Thomas, C. Lee, R. Lin, A. Maestrini, E. Schlecht, G. Chattopadhyay, and I. Mehdi, "First All-Solid-State Heterodyne Broadband Receiver Front-End For Planetary Atmospheric Spectroscopy at 1.2 THz," 24th Int. Symposium on Space THz Technology, ISSTT2013, Groningen, Netherlands, April 2013.
  17. C. Lee, C. Jung, T. Reck, K. Cooper, A. Peralta, R. Lin, I. Mehdi, M. A. del Pino, and N. Llombart-Juan, "Silicon Microlens Antenna for Multi-Pixel THz Heterodyne Eetector Arrays," 2013 7th European Conference on Antennas and Propogation (EuCAP), Gothenburg, April 2013, pp. 1745-1746.
  18. A. Fung, T. Reck, M. Varonen, C. Lee, M. Soria, G. Chattopadhyay, P. Kangaslahti, L. Samoska, S. Sarkozy, and R. Lai, "Low Noise Amplifier Modules from 220-270 GHz," Proceedings of the 8th European Microwave Integrated Circuits Conference, Nuremberg, Germany, October 2013, pp. 224-227.
  19. V. Mitin, V. Pogrebnyak, M. Shur, R. Gashka, B. Karasik, and A. Sergeev, "Hot-Electron Micro & Nanobolometers Based on Low-Mobility 2DEG for High-Resolution THz Spectroscopy," The 2nd Russia-Japan-USA Symposium: The Fundamental & Applied Problems of Terahertz Devices & Technologies (RJUS TeraTech-2013), June 3-6, 2013, Moscow, Russian Federation, Proceedings of RJUS, pp. 43-45.
  20. A. Sergeev, V. Mitin, B. Karasik, and S. Vitkalov, "Ultrasensitive Superconducting Terahertz Detectors: Novel Approaches and Emerging Materials," The 2nd Russia-Japan-USA Symposium: The Fundamental & Applied Problems of Terahertz Devices & Technologies (RJUS TeraTech-2013), June 3-6, 2013, Moscow, Russian Federation. Proceedings of RJUS, pp. 54-56.
  21. L. Del Castillo, J. P. Hoffman, G. Birur, T. Thrivikraman, J. Miller, AND T. R. Knowles, "Robust, Reworkable Thermal Electronic Packaging: Applications in High Power TR Modules for Space," IEEE Aerospace Conference, Big Sky, MT, March 2013.
  22. C. Borgentun, R. M. Briggs, C. Frez, M. Bagheri, and S. Forouhar, "Reliability and Spectral Stability of 2.65 μm Semiconductor Laser Diodes," International Conference and Exhibition on Lasers, Optics & Photonics, San Antonio, TX, USA, October 7-9, 2013.
  23. R. M. Briggs, C. Frez, C. E. Borgentun, and S. Forouhar, "Room-Temperature Operation of Index-Coupled Distributed-Feedback 4.75 μm Quantum Cascade Lasers Fabricated without Epitaxial Regrowth," Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), San Diego, California, 2013.
  24. R.M. Briggs, C. Frez, S. Forouhar, R.D. May, and G.A. Ruff, "Portable 4.6 μm Laser Absorption Spectrometer for Carbon Monoxide Monitoring and Fire Detection," 43rd International Conference on Environmental Systems (ICES), Vail, Colorado, 2013.
  25. S. Gunapala, D. Z. Ting, Sir B. Rafol, A. Soibel, A. Khoshakhlagh, C. Hill, J. K. Liu, J. M. Mumolo, and S. A. Keo, "Modulation Transfer Function Measurements of QWIP and Superlattice Focal Plane Arrays," Proc. SPIE, 8631, 86310S (2013); doi: 10.1117/12.2009121 (Invited).
  26. (Invited), A. Soibel, E. Luong, J. M. Mumolo, J. Liu, Sir B. Rafol, S. A. Keo, W. Johnson, D.Willson, C. J. Hill, D. Z.-Y. Ting, and S. D. Gunapala, "Multi-Color QWIP FPAs for Hyperspectral Thermal Emission Instruments," Proc. SPIE, 8631, 8631-0R, 2013; doi: 10.1117/12.2003323.
  27. S. D. Gunapala, D. Z. Ting, A. Soibel, S. B. Rafol, A. Khoshakhlagh, J. M. Mumolo, J. K. Liu, S. A. Keo, and C. J. Hil, "Modulation Transfer Function of Infrared Focal Plane Arrays," IEEE Photonics Society Annual Meeting 2013 Digest, 600-601, Bellevue, WA, September 8-12, 2013; doi: 10.1109/IPCon.2013.6656437.
  28. M. D. Shaw, J. A. Stern, K. Birnbaum, M. Srinivasan, M. Cheng, K. Quirk, A. Biswas, F. Marsili, V. B. Verma, R. P. Mirin, S. W. Nam and W. H. Farr, "Tungsten Silicide Superconducting Nanowire Arrays for the Lunar Laser OCTL Terminal," Proceedings of CLEO, San Jose, 2013, QM4L7.
  29. T. Gerrits, F. Marsili, V. Verma, M. J. Stevens, J. A. Stern, M. D. Shaw, R. P. Mirin, and S. W. Nam, "Joint Spectral Measurements at the Hong-Ou-Mandel Interference Dip," Proceedings of CLEO, San Jose, 2013, JTh2A.97.
  30. F. Marsili, V. B. Verma, M. J. Stevens, J. A. Stern, M. D. Shaw, A. Miller, D. Schwarzer, A. Wodtke, R. P. Mirin, and S. W. Nam, "Mid-Infrared Single-Photon Detection with Tungsten Silicide Superconducting Nanowires" Proceedings of CLEO, San Jose, 2013, CTu1H.
  31. J. C. Bardin, P. Ravindran, S. W. Chang, R. Kumar, J. A. Stern, M. D.Shaw, D. S.Russel, and W. H.Farr, "A High-Speed Cryogenic SiGe Channel Combiner IC for Large Photon-Starved SNSPD Arrays" Proceedings of the IEEE Bipolar/BiCMOS Circuits and Technology Meeting, Palais de la Bourse Bordeaux, France, Sep-Oct 2013.
  32. M. A. Lindeman, B. H. Eom, P. K. Day, L. J. Swenson, R. Wernis, H. G. LeDuc, and J. Zmuidzinas, "AC Bolometer Theory and Measurements of Kinetic Inductance Bolometer-Resonators," J. Low Temp. Phys., (Springer Science+Business Media), 2013, DOI 10.1007/s10909-013-1008-1.
  33. B. A. Mazin, S. R. Meeker, M. J. Strader, B. Bumble, K. O'Brien, P. Szypryt, D. Marsden, J. C. van Eyken, G. E. Duggan, G. Ulbricht, C. Stoughton, M. Johnson, "ARCONS: A 2024 Pixel Optical through Near-IR Cryogenic Imaging Spectrophotometer," Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific: Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics, 12 pages, November 2013. doi: http://arxiv.org/abs/1306.4674.
  34. A. D. Beyer, M. E. Kenyon, B. Bumble, M. C. Runyan, P. E. Echternach, W. A. Holmes, J. J. Bock, and C. M. Bradford, "Comparing Transition-Edge Sensor Response Times in a modified Contact Scheme with Different Support Beams," J. Low. Temp. Phys., (Springer Science+Business Media), 2013, doi: 10.1007/s10909-013-1027-y.
  35. C. Shapiro, B. T. P. Rowe, T. Goodsall, C. Hirata, J. Fucik, J. Rhodes, S. Seshadri, R. Smith, "Weak Gravitational Lensing Systematics from Image Combination," Publ. Astron. Soc. Pac., 125 (934), pp.1496-1513, 2013.
  36. S. Seshadri, C. Shapiro, T. Goodssall, J. Fucik, C. Hrita, J. D. Rhodes, B. T. P. Rowe, and R. M. Smith, "Initial Results from a Laboratory Emulation of Weak Gravitational Lensing Measurements," Publ. Astron. Soc. Pac., 125 (931), pp.1065-1086, 2013.
  37. S. Nikzad, M. E. Hoenk, A. G. Carver, T. J. Jones, F. Greer, E. Hamden, and T. Goodsall, "High Throughput, High Yield Fabrication of High Quantum Efficiency Back-Illuminated Photon Counting, Far UV, UV, and Visible Detector Arrays," Proceedings of the 2013 International Image Sensor Workshop, Snowbird, Utah, 13 June 2013.
  38. M. E. Hoenk, A. G. Carver, T. J. Jones, M. Dickies, P. Cheng, H. F. Greer, S. Nikzad, J. Sgro, S. Tsur, "The DUV Stability of Superlattice-Doped CMOS Detector Arrays," Proceedings of the 2013 International Image Sensor Workshop, Snowbird, Utah, 2013.
  39. A. D. Jewell, J. Hennessy, F. Greer, E. Hamden, M. Hoenk, and S. Nikzad, "Enabling High Performance Instruments for Astronomy and Space Exploration with ALD," 57th International Conference on Electron, Ion, and Photon Beam Technology and Nanofabrication, Nashville, Tennessee, May 2013 (invited paper).
  40. A. D. Jewell, J. Hennessy, E. Hamden, F. Greer, T. Goodsall, T. Jones, A. Carver, M. E. Hoenk, and S. Nikzad, "Optical Filters and Antireflection Coatings for High Performance Detectors," SPIE NanoScience + Engineering Conference, San Diego, California, August 2013 (invited paper).
  41. A. D. Jewell, J. Hennessy, E. Hamden, F. Greer, T. Goodsall, T. Jones, A. Carver, M. E. Hoenk, and S. Nikzad, "Enhanced High-Performance Detectors for Astronomy, Planetary and Terrestrial Applications " Optical Inference Coatings Conference, Whistler, British Columbia, Canada, June, 2013; ISBN: 978-1-55752-970-1.
  42. J. Hennessy, L. D. Bell, and S. Nikzad, "ALD Sidewall Passivation for Dark Current Reduction in GaN Avalanche Photodiodes," AVS National Symposium, Long Beach, California, November 1, 2013.
  43. S. Nikzad, M. E. Hoenk, A. Carver, T. J. Jones, T. Goodsall, "UV/Visible Detector Arrays and Coatings for Efficient Optical Systems," SPIE Optics and Photonics, Paper 8860-21, San Diego, California, August 2013.
  44. E. Hoenk, A. Carver, T. Jones, M. Dickie, S. Nikzad, J. Sgro, and Shraga Tsur, "Superlattice-Doped Detectors for FUV, EUV, Soft X-Ray and Particle Imaging and Spectroscopy," SPIE Optics and Photonics, Paper 8859-20, San Diego, California, August 2013.