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Personal Statement

I received my Bachelor (2003), Master (2006) and PhD Degree (2010) in Physics from Insubria University (Como, Italy). There, I theoretically investigated the spatiotemporal structure of entanglement in second-order nonlinear media (multimode, high-gain regime), in the group led by Professor Luigi Lugiato and Dr Alessandra Gatti.

From April 2011 to May 2014 I have been a postdoctoral fellow at INRS-EMT (Varennes, Canada) in the group led by Prof. Roberto Morandotti, where I mainly worked on nonlinear and quantum integrated optics, focusing on the generation of multimode and multiphoton entanglement, as well as on the generation and detection of THz radiation.

From July 2014 to Jan 2017 I was a Marie Curie Fellow at Heriot-Watt University (Edinburgh) with Prof. Daniele Faccio, performing research on the generation of entangled photon triplets, 2D-materials nonlinearity and enhanced nonlinearity in low-permittivity media.

In February 2017 I joined the Institute of Photonics at Strathclyde University, jointly with the Fraunhofer Centre for Applied Photonics, first as a research fellow in the group led by Dr Jennifer Hastie, in the framework of the Birmingham Quantum Hub on Sensors and Metrology.

Since June 2018 I am a Chancellor’s Fellow in the same institute, and I am developing my independent research group, QuaSAp (Quantum Sources and Applications), devoted to the development of compact sources of quantum states of light for quantum metrology, computing and communication.

Research Interests

Quantum Optics

Nonlinear Optics

Integrated Optics

Photonics

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy, Università degli Studi dell'Insubria

Master of Physics, Università degli Studi dell'Insubria

Oct 20036 Jul 2006

Bachelor of Science, Università degli Studi dell'Insubria

Oct 200023 Oct 2003

Keywords

  • Quantum Optics
  • Nonlinear Optics
  • Integrated Optics

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Research Output

Adiabatic frequency shifting in epsilon near zero materials: the role of group velocity

Khurgin, J. B., Clerici, M., Bruno, V., Caspani, L., DeVault, C., Kim, J., Shaltout, A., Boltasseva, A., Shalaev, V. M., Ferrera, M., Faccio, D. & Kinsey, N., 20 Mar 2020, In : Optica. 7, 3, p. 226-231 6 p.

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    Induced photon correlations through the overlap of two four-wave mixing processes in integrated cavities

    Zhang, Y., Kues, M., Roztocki, P., Reimer, C., Fischer, B., MacLellan, B., Bisianov, A., Peschel, U., Little, B. E., Chu, S. T., Moss, D. J., Caspani, L. & Morandotti, R., 20 Jul 2020, In : Laser and Photonics Reviews. 8 p.

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  • Prizes

    Emiliano Sali award

    Lucia Caspani (Recipient), 17 Sep 2012

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

  • Galluzzi's award for Physics 2006

    Lucia Caspani (Recipient), 31 Oct 2010

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

    Activities

    • 3 Organiser of major conference
    • 3 Journal peer review
    • 1 Organiser of special symposia

    Integrated Photonics Research, Silicon, and Nano-Photonics 2020 (OSA Advanced Photonics Congress)

    Lucia Caspani (Member of programme committee)
    13 Jul 202016 Jul 2020

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganiser of major conference

    Integrated Photonics Research, Silicon, and Nano-Photonics 2019 (OSA Advanced Photonics Congress)

    Lucia Caspani (Member of programme committee)
    29 Jul 20191 Aug 2019

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganiser of major conference