Maiken Mikkelsen, Nortel Networks Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Physics and Faculty Network Member of The Energy Initiative  

Maiken Mikkelsen

Office Location: 2509 CIEMAS, Durham, NC 27708
Office Phone: 660-0185
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Experimental condensed matter physics

Ph.D., University of California at Santa Barbara, 2009
MA, University of California, Santa Barbara, 2007
BS, University of Copenhagen, Denmark, 2004

Teaching (Fall 2016):

  • Physics 320l.001, Optics and photonics Synopsis
    Physics 205, WF 01:25 PM-02:40 PM
  • Physics 320l.01l, Optics and photonics Synopsis
    Teer 212, M 01:25 PM-04:25 PM

Recent Publications   (More Publications)

  1. GM Akselrod, J Huang, TB Hoang, PT Bowen, L Su, DR Smith and MH Mikkelsen, Large-Area Metasurface Perfect Absorbers from Visible to Near-Infrared., Advanced materials (Deerfield Beach, Fla.), vol. 27 no. 48 (December, 2015), pp. 8028-8034 [doi]  [abs].
  2. GM Akselrod, T Ming, C Argyropoulos, TB Hoang, Y Lin, X Ling, DR Smith, J Kong and MH Mikkelsen, Leveraging Nanocavity Harmonics for Control of Optical Processes in 2D Semiconductors., Nano letters, vol. 15 no. 5 (May, 2015), pp. 3578-3584 [doi]  [abs].
  3. A Baron, TB Hoang, C Fang, MH Mikkelsen and DR Smith, Ultrafast self-action of surface-plasmon polaritons at an air/metal interface, Physical Review B, vol. 91 no. 19 (May, 2015) [doi] .
  4. A Yang, TB Hoang, M Dridi, C Deeb, MH Mikkelsen, GC Schatz and TW Odom, Real-time tunable lasing from plasmonic nanocavity arrays, Nature Communications, vol. 6 (April, 2015), pp. 6939-6939 [doi] .
  5. P Kolchin, N Pholchai, MH Mikkelsen, J Oh, S Ota, MS Islam, X Yin and X Zhang, Correction to High Purcell Factor Due to Coupling of a Single Emitter to a Dielectric Slot Waveguide, Nano Letters, vol. 15 no. 4 (April, 2015), pp. 2763-2763 [doi] .