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Zurich Research Laboratory, Zurich, Switzerland
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2017

Room-Temperature Exciton-Polariton Condensation in a Tunable Zero-Dimensional Microcavity
Fabio Scafirimuto, Darius Urbonas, Ullrich Scherf, Rainer F. Mahrt, and Thilo Stöferle
ACS Photonics, 2017
Abstract

On-Chip Integrated Quantum-Dot--Silicon-Nitride Microdisk Lasers
Xie, Weiqiang and St{\"o}ferle, Thilo and Rain{\`o}, Gabriele and Aubert, Tangi and Bisschop, Suzanne and Zhu, Yunpeng and Mahrt, Rainer F and Geiregat, Pieter and Brainis, Edouard and Hens, Zeger and others
Advanced Materials 29(16), Wiley Online Library, 2017
Abstract

Exciton-polaritons: In full flow
St{\"o}ferle, Thilo
Nature Physics, Nature Research, 2017
Abstract


2016

Zero-Dimensional Organic Exciton--Polaritons in Tunable Coupled Gaussian Defect Microcavities at Room Temperature
Urbonas, Darius and Stöferle, Thilo and Scafirimuto, Fabio and Scherf, Ullrich and Mahrt, Rainer F
ACS Photonics 3(9), 1542--1545, ACS Publications, 2016
Abstract

Integrated silicon nitride microdisk lasers based on quantum dots
Xie, Weiqiang and St{\"o}ferle, Thilo and Rain{\`o}, Gabriele and Aubert, Tangi and Zhu, Yunpeng and Mahrt, Rainer F and Brainis, Edouard and Hens, Zeger and Van Thourhout, Dries
CLEO: Science and Innovations, pp. JTh4B--6, 2016
Abstract

A hybrid barium titanate--silicon photonics platform for ultraefficient electro-optic tuning
Abel, Stefan and St{\"o}ferle, Thilo and Marchiori, Chiara and Caimi, Daniele and Czornomaz, Lukas and Stuckelberger, Michael and Sousa, Marilyne and Offrein, Bert J and Fompeyrine, Jean
Journal of Lightwave Technology 34(8), 1688--1693, IEEE, 2016
Abstract

Single Cesium Lead Halide Perovskite Nanocrystals at Low Temperature: Fast Single-Photon Emission, Reduced Blinking, and Exciton Fine Structure
G. Raino, G. Nedelcu, L. Protesescu, M.I. Bodnarchuk, M.V. Kovalenko, R.F. Mahrt, and T. Stoeferle
ACS Nano, 2016


2015

Optical nonlinear barium titanate thin films integrated in silicon photonic devices
Abel, Stefan and St{\"o}ferle, Thilo and Marchiori, Chiara and Caimi, Daniele and Czornomaz, Lukas and Rossell, Marta D and Erni, Rolf and Sousa, Marilyne and Offrein, Bert J and Fompeyrine, Jean
The European Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, pp. CD\_P\_1, 2015
Abstract

A hybrid barium titanate silicon photonics platform for ultra-efficient electro-optic tuning
S. Abel, T. Stoeferle, C. Marchiori, D. Caimi, L. Czornomaz, M. Stuckelberger, M. Sousa, B.J. Offrein, and J. Fompeyrine
Journal of Lightwave Technology, 2015

Quantum fluids in solid materials
Thilo Stöferle, Rainer F. Mahrt
Materials Today 17(6), 2015

Creating a quantum fluid in a polymer
Thilo Stöferle, Rainer F. Mahrt
SPIE Newsroom pp. 2, 2015

Exciton-polariton Bose-Einstein condensation with a polymer at room temperature
Thilo Stöferle, Johannes D. Plumhof, Lijian Mai, Ullrich Scherf, Rainer F. Mahrt
Proc. of SPIE, pp. 93702, 2015

Band structure engineering via piezoelectric fields in strained anisotropic CdSe/CdS nanocrystals
Sotirios Christodoulou, Fernando Rajadell, Alberto Casu, Gianfranco Vaccaro, Joel Q Grim, Alessandro Genovese, Liberato Manna, Juan I Climente, Francesco Meinardi, Gabriele Rainò, Thilo Stöferle, Rainer F Mahrt, Josep Planelles, Sergio Brovell
Nature Communications 6(7), 7905, 2015


2014

Impact of the Band-Edge Fine Structure on the Energy Transfer between Colloidal Quantum Dots
Moreels, Iwan and Justo, Yolanda and Raino, Gabriele and Stoeferle, Thilo and Hens, Zeger and Mahrt, Rainer F
Advanced Optical Materials 2(2), 126--130, Wiley Online Library, 2014
Abstract

Impact of the Band-Edge Fine Structure on the Energy Transfer between Colloidal Quantum Dots
Iwan Moreels, Yolanda Justo, Gabriele Rainò, Thilo Stöferle, Zeger Hens, Rainer F. Mahrt
Advanced Optical Materials 2(2), 2014

Room-temperature Bose-Einstein condensation of cavity exciton-polaritons in a polymer
Johannes D Plumhof, Thilo Stöferle, Lijian Mai, Ullrich Scherf, Rainer F Mahrt
Nature Materials 13(3), 2014

Fantastic plastic makes the quantum leap
Thilo Stöferle, Rainer F. Mahrt
Europhysics News 45(2), 2014


2013

Photonic crystal nanobeam cavities with an ultrahigh quality factor-to-modal volume ratio
Paul Seidler, Kevin Lister, Ute Drechsler, Hugo Rothuizen, Jens Hofrichter, Thilo Stöferle
IEEE Photonics Society Summer Topical Meeting Series, 2013

Electro-Optical Active Barium Titanate Thin Films in Silicon Photonics Devices
Stefan Abel, Thilo Stöferle, Chiara Marchiori, Daniele Caimi, Lukas Czornomaz, Christophe Rossel, Marta Rossell, Rolf Erni, Marilyne Sousa, Heinz Siegwart, Jens Hofrichter, Michael Stuckelberger, Alexei Chelnokov, Bert J. Offrein, and Jean Fompeyrine
Advanced Photonics, 2013

Integrated vertical microcavity using a nano-scale deformation for strong lateral confinement
Lijian Mai, Fei Ding, Thilo Stöferle, Armin Knoll, Bert Jan Offrein, Rainer F. Mahrt
Applied Physics Letters 103(24), 2013

Slotted photonic crystal nanobeam cavity with an ultrahigh quality factor-to-mode volume ratio
Paul Seidler, Kevin Lister, Ute Drechsler, Jens Hofrichter, Thilo Stöferle
Optics Express 12(26), 32468-32483, 2013

Vertical microcavities with high Q and strong lateral mode confinement
Fei Ding, Thilo Stöferle, Lijian Mai, Armin Knoll, Rainer F Mahrt
Physical Review B 87(16), 161116, APS, 2013

Electro-Optical Active Barium Titanate Thin Films in Silicon Photonics Devices
Stefan Abel, Thilo Stöferle, Chiara Marchiori, Daniele Caimi, Lukas Czornomaz, Christophe Rossel, Marta Rossell, Rolf Erni, Marilyne Sousa, Heinz Siegwart, Jens Hofrichter, Michael Stuckelberger, Alexei Chelnokov, Bert J. Offrein, and Jean Fompeyrine
Advanced Photonics, pp. IW4A.5, 2013

A strong electro-optically active lead-free ferroelectric integrated on silicon
Stefan Abel, Thilo Stöferle, Chiara Marchiori, Christophe Rossel, Marta D. Rossell, Rolf Erni, Daniele Caimi, Marilyne Sousa, Alexei Chelnokov, Bert J. Offrein & Jean Fompeyrine
Nature Communications 4(1671), 2013


2012

Nearly Temperature-Independent Threshold for Amplified Spontaneous Emission in Colloidal CdSe/CdS Quantum Dot-in-Rods
Moreels, Iwan and Rain{\`o}, Gabriele and Gomes, Raquel and Hens, Zeger and St{\"o}ferle, Thilo and Mahrt, Rainer F
Advanced Materials 24(35), Wiley Online Library, 2012
Abstract

Exciton Dynamics within the Band-Edge Manifold States: The Onset of an Acoustic Phonon Bottleneck
Gabriele Rainò, Iwan Moreels, Antti Hassinen, Thilo Stöferle, Zeger Hens, Rainer F Mahrt
Nano Letters 12(10), 5224-5229, 2012

Nearly Temperature-Independent Threshold for Amplified Spontaneous Emission in Colloidal CdSe/CdS Quantum Dot-in-Rods
Iwan Moreels, Gabriele Rainò, Raquel Gomes, Zeger Hens, Thilo Stöferle, Rainer F Mahrt
Advanced Materials 24(35), OP231-OP235, 2012

Electro-optical properties of barium titanate films epitaxially grown on silicon
S Abel, D Caimi, M Sousa, T Stöferle, C Rossel, C Marchiori, A Chelnokov, J Fompeyrine
SPIE OPTO, pp. 82630Y, 2012

Controlling the Exciton Fine Structure Splitting in CdSe/CdS Dot-in-Rod Nanojunctions
Gabriele Rainò, Thilo Stöferle, Iwan Moreels, Raquel Gomes, Zeger Hens, Rainer F Mahrt
ACS nano 6(3), 1979-1987, ACS Publications, 2012


2011

Massive spin-momentum entanglement measured in an atomic beam spin echo experiment
Jeske, F and St{\"o}ferle, Th and DeKieviet, M
The European Physical Journal D-Atomic, Molecular, Optical and Plasma Physics 63(1), 25--32, Springer, 2011
Abstract

Probing the wave function delocalization in CdSe/CdS dot-in-rod nanocrystals by time-and temperature-resolved spectroscopy
Rainò, Gabriele and Stöferle, Thilo and Moreels, Iwan and Gomes, Raquel and Kamal, John S and Hens, Zeger and Mahrt, Rainer F
ACS nano 5(5), 4031--4036, ACS Publications, 2011
Abstract

Plasmonic Nanohybrid with Ultrasmall Ag Nanoparticles and Fluorescent Dyes
Gabriele Rainò, Thilo Stöferle, Chanhee Park, Ho-Cheol Kim, Teya Topuria, Philip M Rice, In-Joo Chin, Robert D Miller, Rainer F Mahrt
ACS Nano 5(5), 3536-3541, 2011


2010

T. Pflueger Enhancement of Photo-Detector Responsitivity in Standard SOI CMOS Processes by introducing Resonant Grating Structures
Auer, M and Brenner, KH and Moll, N and Morf, T and Fertig, M and Stoeferle, T and Mahrt, RF and Weiss, J
EOS Topical Meeting on Diffractive Optics, 2010

A scanning fiber-based microcavity for controlling single molecule emission
Toninelli, C and Delley, Y and St{\"o}ferle, T and Renn, A and G{\"o}tzinger, S and Sandoghdar, V
Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON), 2010 12th International Conference on, pp. 1--2
Abstract

Lasing from defect states in mixed-order organic laser structures
Baumann, K and Raino, G and Moll, N and St{\"o}ferle, Thilo and Bolten, J and Wahlbrink, T and Mahrt, Rainer F
OPTO, pp. 760502--760502, 2010
Abstract

Dye Molecules Encapsulated in a Micelle Structure: Nano-Aggregates with Enhanced Optical Properties
Rain{\`o}, Gabriele and St{\"o}ferle, Thilo and Park, Chanhee and Kim, Ho-Cheol and Chin, In-Joo and Miller, Robert D and Mahrt, Rainer F
Advanced Materials 22(33), 3681--3684, Wiley Online Library, 2010
Abstract

A scanning microcavity for in situ control of single-molecule emission
Toninelli, C and Delley, Y and St{\"o}ferle, T and Renn, A and G{\"o}tzinger, S and Sandoghdar, V
Applied Physics Letters 97(2), 021107, AIP, 2010
Abstract

Ultrafast all-optical modulator with femtojoule absorbed switching energy in silicon-on-insulator
S Schönenberger, T Stöferle, N Moll, R F Mahrt, M S Dahlem, T Wahlbrink, J Bolten, T Mollenhauer, H Kurz, B J Offrein
Optics express 18(21), 22485-22496, 2010

Design and optical characterization of photonic crystal lasers with organic gain material
K Baumann, T Stöferle N Moll, G Raino, RF Mahrt, T Wahlbrink, J Bolten, U Scherf
Journal of Optics 12(6), 065003, 2010

Dye Molecules Encapsulated in a Micelle Structure: Nano-Aggregates with Enhanced Optical Properties
Gabriele Rainò, Thilo Stöferle, Chanhee Park, Ho-Cheol Kim, In-Joo Chin, Robert D Miller, Rainer F Mahrt
Advanced Materials 22(33), 3681-3684, 2010

Ultracompact Silicon/Polymer Laser with an Absorption-Insensitive Nanophotonic Resonator
T Stöferle, N Moll, T Wahlbrink, J Bolten, T Mollenhauer, U Scherf, R F Mahrt
Nano Letters 10(9), 3675-3678, 2010


2009

Ultra-high quality-factor resonators with perfect azimuthal modal-symmetry
Moll, Nikolaj and St{\"o}ferle, Thilo and Sch{\"o}nenberger, Sophie and Mahrt, Rainer F
Optics express 17(23), 20998--21006, Optical Society of America, 2009
Abstract

Polarization-Independent Photodetectors With Enhanced Responsivity in a Standard Silicon-on-Insulator Complementary Metal--Oxide--Semiconductor Process
Moll, N and Morf, T and Fertig, M and St{\"o}ferle, T and Trauter, B and Mahrt, RF and Weiss, J and Pfl{\"u}ger, T and Brenner, K-H
Journal of Lightwave Technology 27(21), 4892--4896, IEEE, 2009
Abstract

Circular grating resonators as small mode-volume microcavities for switching
S Schönenberger, N Moll, T Stöferle, R F Mahrt, B J Offrein, S Götzinger, V Sandoghdar, J Bolten, T Wahlbrink, T Plötzing
Optics Express 17(8), 5953-5964, 2009


2008

Circular grating resonators as nano-photonic modulators
Moll, Nikolaj and Sch{\"o}nenberger, Sophie and St{\"o}ferle, Thilo and Wahlbrink, Thorsten and Bolten, Jens and Mollenhauer, Thomas and Moormann, Christian and Mahrt, Rainer F and Offrein, Bert J
Integrated Optoelectronic Devices 2008, pp. 68980B--68980B
Abstract

Ultra-small footprint photonic crystal lasers with organic gain material
Baumann, Kristian and Moll, Nikolaj and St{\"o}ferle, Thilo and Wahlbrink, Thorsten and Bolten, Jens and Mollenhauer, Thomas and Moormann, Christian and Wang, Baoling and Scherf, Ulli and Mahrt, Rainer F
Photonics Europe, pp. 699906--699906, 2008
Abstract

Fabrication and characterization of Ta 2 O 5 photonic feedback structures
Wahlbrink, T and Bolten, J and Mollenhauer, T and Kurz, H and Baumann, K and Moll, N and St{\"o}ferle, T and Mahrt, RF
Microelectronic Engineering 85(5), 1425--1428, Elsevier, 2008
Abstract

Circular grating resonators as candidates for ultra-small photonic devices
S Schönenberger, N Moll, T Stöferle, T Wahlbrink, J Bolten, S Götzinger, T Mollenhauer, C Moormann, R F Mahrt, B J Offrein
Proc, pp. 69960A--1, 2008

Fabrication and characterization of Ta2O5 photonic feedback structures
T Wahlbrink, J Bolten, T Mollenhauer, H Kurz, K Baumann, N Moll, T Stöferle, RF Mahrt
Microelectronic Engineering 85(5), 1425-1428, Elsevier, 2008

Energy transfer in hybrid organic/inorganic nanocomposites
Thilo Stöferle, Ullrich Scherf, Rainer F Mahrt
Nano Letters 9(1), 453-456, 2008


2007

Organic mixed-order photonic crystal lasers with ultrasmall footprint
K Baumann, T Stöferle, N Moll, R F Mahrt, T Wahlbrink, J Bolten, T Mollenhauer, C Moormann, U Scherf
Applied Physics Letters 91(17), 171108, 2007

Resonant energy transfer within a colloidal nanocrystal polymer host system
S Kaufmann, T Stöferle, N Moll, R F Mahrt, U Scherf, A Tsami, D V Talapin, C B Murray
Applied Physics Letters 90(7), 071108, 2007


2006

Low-Dimensional Fermi Gases
Moritz, Henning and G{\"u}enter, Kenneth and St{\"o}ferle, Thilo and K{\"o}hl, Michael and Esslinger, Tilman
APS Meeting Abstracts, 2006
Abstract

Strongly interacting atoms and molecules in a 3D optical lattice
K{\"o}hl, Michael and G{\"u}nter, Kenneth and St{\"o}ferle, Thilo and Moritz, Henning and Esslinger, Tilman
Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics 39(10), S47, IOP Publishing, 2006
Abstract

Bose-Fermi mixtures in a three-dimensional optical lattice
Kenneth Günter, Thilo Stöferle, Henning Moritz, Michael Köhl, Tilman Esslinger
Physical Review Letters 96(18), 180402, 2006

Molecules of fermionic atoms in an optical lattice
Thilo Stöferle, Henning Moritz, Kenneth Günter, Michael Köhl, Tilman Esslinger
Physical Review Letters 96(3), 030401, 2006


2005

Exploring atomic quantum gases in optical lattices
St{\"o}ferle, Thilo
Ph.D. Thesis, 2005
Abstract

Superfluid to Mott insulator transition in one, two, and three dimensions
M Köhl, H Moritz, T Stöferle, C Schori, T Esslinger
Journal of Low Temperature Physics 138(3), 635-644, 2005

p-Wave interactions in low-dimensional fermionic gases
Kenneth Günter, Thilo Stöferle, Henning Moritz, Michael Köhl, Tilman Esslinger
Physical Review Letters 95(23), 230401, 2005

Confinement induced molecules in a 1D Fermi gas
Henning Moritz, Thilo Stöferle, Kenneth Günter, Michael Köhl, Tilman Esslinger
Physical Review Letters 94(21), 210401, 2005

Fermionic atoms in a three dimensional optical lattice: Observing Fermi surfaces, dynamics, and interactions
Michael Köhl, Henning Moritz, Thilo Stöferle, Kenneth Günter, Tilman Esslinger
Physical Review Letters 94(8), 080403, 2005


2004

1D Bose gases in an optical lattice
Michael Köhl, Thilo Stöferle, Henning Moritz, Christian Schori, Tilman Esslinger
Applied Physics B 79(8), 1009-1012, 2004

Excitations of a superfluid in a three-dimensional optical lattice
Christian Schori, Thilo Stöferle, Henning Moritz, Michael Köhl, Tilman Esslinger
Physical Review Letters 93(24), 240402, 2004

Transition from a strongly interacting 1D superfluid to a Mott insulator
Thilo Stöferle, Henning Moritz, Christian Schori, Michael Köhl, Tilman Esslinger
Physical Review Letters 92(13), 130403, 2004


2003

Measurement of quantum states of neutrons in the Earth’s gravitational field
Nesvizhevsky, Valery V and B{\"o}rner, HG and Gagarski, AM and Petoukhov, AK and Petrov, GA and Abele, H and Bae{\ss}ler, S and Divkovic, G and Rue{\ss}, FJ and St{\"o}ferle, Th and others
Physical Review D 67(10), 102002, APS, 2003
Abstract

Exciting collective oscillations in a trapped 1D gas
Henning Moritz, Thilo Stöferle, Michael Köhl, Tilman Esslinger
Physical Review Letters 91(25), 250402, 2003


2002

Quantum states of neutrons in the Earth's gravitational field
Nesvizhevsky, Valery V and B{\"o}rner, Hans G and Petukhov, Alexander K and Abele, Hartmut and Bae{\ss}ler, Stefan and Rue{\ss}, Frank J and St{\"o}ferle, Thilo and Westphal, Alexander and Gagarski, Alexei M and Petrov, Guennady A and others
Nature 415(6869), 297--299, Nature Publishing Group, 2002
Abstract


2001

Quantum states of the neutron in the gravitational field
B{\"o}rner, HG and Nesvizhevsky, VV and Petukhov, AK and Abele, H and Bae{\ss}ler, S and Rue{\ss}, FJ and St{\"o}ferle, T and Westphal, A and Gagarsky, AM and Strelkov, AV
ILL Millennium Symposium Preface to the proceedings, pp. 225, 2001
Abstract


2000

Search for quantum states of the neutron in a gravitational field: gravitational levels
Nesvizhevsky, Valery V and B{\"o}rner, H and Gagarski, AM and Petrov, GA and Petukhov, AK and Abele, H and B{\"a}{\ss}ler, S and St{\"o}ferle, Th and Soloviev, SM
Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment 440(3), 754--759, Elsevier, 2000
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