ITQW07 The Ninth International Conference on Intersubband Transitions in Quantum Wells
Sunday 9th-Friday 14th September 2007
Ambleside, Cumbria, U.K.

ITQW 07 Programme

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Wednesday 12th September

ORALS

Time

Topic

Presenting author

Title

09.00-09.40

 

J. Darmo, Technische Universitaet, Wien (INVITED)

THz Quantum Cascade Lasers: THz Time-Domain Spectroscopy Study

 

09.40-10.00

C. Walther, University of Neuchâtel

Long wavelength Terahertz Quantum Cascade Lasers emitting down to 1.2 THz.

10.00-10.20

THz QCL II

R. Nelander, Lund University, Sweden

The Effects of Temperature on the Gain Profile of THz Quantum Cascade Lasers.

10.20-10.40

 

Chair:
L. Wilson

A. Wade, National High Magnetic feild Laboratory, Tallahasse, Florida

LO-phonon assisted injection observed in a THz Quantum Cascade Laser.

 

10.40-11.00

 

 

 

Coffee

11.00-11.40

 

A. Belyanin, Texas A&M University, Texas (INVITED)

Resonant Nonlinear Optics in Coupled Quantum Wells: From Lasers to Detectors.

11.40-12.00

 

Non-linear Optics

S. Barbieri, Université Denis Diderot, Paris

GHz sideband generation with THz quantum cascade lasers.

 

12.00-12.20

Chair: R. Colombelli

M. A. Belkin, Harvard University

Development of Terahertz Sources Based on Intra-Cavity Difference-Frequency Generation in Quantum Cascade Lasers.

12.20-12.40

 

C. C. Phillips, Imperial College, London

Wavelength conversion and All-Optical Switching in Quantum Cascade Lasers.

1-2 pm

Lunch

 

 

14.00-14.20

Quantum Dots

E. A. Zibik, University of Sheffield

Four wave mixing studies of polaron dephasing in InAs/GaAs self-assembled quantum dots.

14.20-14.40

Chair:
H. Sigg

N. Vukmirović, University of Leeds

Quantum transport in quantum dot cascade structures.

14.40-15.00

 

L. Nevou, Université Paris-Sud, Paris

Intraband emission of GaN quantum dots at λ = 1.5 μm via resonant Raman scattering.

3 pm

 

Guided walk to country pub