Congratulations to Avi and Team for winning the ERC Consolidator Grant of Horizon 2020 program. Surface Acoustic Waves Stimulated Brillouin Scattering.
Long-awaited reunion of present and former group members and families, national park, Ramat-Gan. Great seeing you all!
Paper on forward SBS analysis of fiber coating layers published in JLT! Congratulations Hagai, Yosef, Gil and Keren!
Gil and Moshe to give oral presentation in CLEO 2021: Forward SBS in polarization maintaining fibers, and integrated microwave-photonic filters. Good luck!
Congratulations Dr. Dvir Munk for the completion of your Ph.D.!
Paper on exceptional point physics over standard fibers published in Nature Communications. Congratulations Arik and Kavita!
Welcome new M.Sc. students Elad, Leroy and Matan!
Paper on integrated optical spectrum analyzer published in PTL (with Prof. Schneider group, TU Braunschweig). Congratulations Dvir and Moshe!
Congratulations Dr. Yosef London for the completion of your Ph.D.!
Group presentations in virtual CLEO 2020: Surface-acoustic wave-photonics (Moshe), surface acoustic wave characterization of thin films (Mirit), exceptional point singularity in fiber-optic propagation (Arik/Avi), and an invited talk by Avi.
Laser range finder paper published in OSA Continuum! Congratulations Keren and Team.
January 2020: Invited paper on opto-mechanical interactions in multi-core fibers published in IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics. Congratulations Hagai, Yosef, Arik and Gil!
January 2020: Distributed cladding mode sensors published in Optica. Congratulations Gil, Yosef and Hagai!
Gil received Best Poster Award in the distributed sensing category in the 7th European Workshop on Optical Fiber Sensors (OFS-7), Limassol, Cyprus. Distributed cladding mode sensor very well received! Congratulations Gil!
September 2019: Surface acoustic wave-photonics paper published in Nature Communications. Congratulations Dvir, Moshe, Mirit, Maayan and Arik!
Welcome Dr. Kavita Sharma!
Keren and Dvir presented in CLEO 2019, San Jose.
Paper: "Eight-Channel Silicon-Photonic Wavelength Division Multiplexer with 17 GHz Spacing" published in Special Issue of IEEE J. of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics. Congratulations Dvir, Moshe, Mirit, Maayan and Arik!
The third WOMBAT conference: Workshop on Opto-Mechanics and Brillouin Scattering - Fundamentals, Applications and Technology, was held in Tel-Aviv and Bar-Ilan. Avi was Conference Chair.
Group to host the WOMBAT 3 Workshop in Tel-Aviv, March 2019!
Paper on opto-mechanical sensing outside coated fibers published. Work is featured in Applied Physics Letters - Photonics. Congratulations Hagai, Yosef and Gil.
Congratulations to Dr. Eyal Preter for being awarded the Ph.D. degree!
Invited Article on nonlinear wave mixing due to forward Brillouin scattering published in APL Photonics. The article was chosen as Editor Pick. Congratulations Yosef, Hagai and Gil.
Group putting a good show at the 26th Optical Fiber Sensors (OFS) in Lausanne, 24-28/9/2018: Invited talk by Avi, two post-deadline talks by Yosef and Arik, and two posters.
Nature Communications paper on opto-mechanical reflectometry published. Congratulations Gil, Hagai, Yosef and Eyal.
Scientific Reports paper published: H. H. Diamandi, Y. London, G. Bashan, A. Bergman, and A. Zadok, "Highly-coherent stimulated phonon oscillations in a multi-core optical fibers," Scientific Reports 8, 9514 (2018). Congratulations Hagai, Yosef, Gil and Arik!
Hagai awarded the prestigious Azrielli Fellowship for Doctoral Studies! Congratulations Hagai
Congratulations to Prof. Zadok for the promotion to full professor position in Bar-Ilan University.
6 papers presented at CLEO, May 2018. 4 oral presentations by Gil, Hagai and Avi.
Rector Award 2018 given to Gil Bashsan, for excellence in M.Sc. studies. Congratulations Gil!
Optical Materials Express paper published: D. Munk, M. Katzman, O. Westreich, M. Bin Nun, Y. Lior, N. Sicron, Y. Paltiel, and A. Zadok, "Four-wave mixing and nonlinear parameter measurement in a gallium-nitride ridge waveguide," Opt. Mater. Express 8, 66-72 (2018). Congratulations Dvir and Moshe!
Congratulations Dr. Yair Antman for being awarded the Ph.D. degree!
Congratulations to Prof. Zadok for receiving the Bar-Ilan University Rector Award for Scientific Innovation, 2017.
Applied Physics Letters – Photonics paper published: Y. London*, H. H. Diamandi*, and A. Zadok, "Electro-opto-mechanical radio-frequency oscillator driven by guided acoustic waves in standard single-mode fiber," Applied Physics Letters – Photonics 2, 041303 (2017). Congratulations Yosef and Hagai!
Optica paper published: H. H. Diamandi*, Y. London*, and A. Zadok, "Opto-mechanical inter-core cross-talk in multi-core fibers," Optica 4, 289-297 (2017). Congratulations Hagai and Yosef!
Congratulations to Yair Antman for receiving the Rothschild Fellowship for post-doctoral studies, 2017. Congratulations Yair and good luck!
Congratulations Dr. Shahar Levy for being awarded the Ph.D. degree! Well done!
Welcome Arik Bergman!
Congratulations Orel Shlomi for receiving the M.Sc. degree! Good luck in your new career!
Congratulations to Prof. Zadok for joining the Israeli Young Academy of Science.
Welcome Mirit Hen!
ERC Starter Grant project is out the gate: Light-Sound waves Integrated Devices (L-SID).