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Research Interests

The research covers several aspects of ‘Nonlinear Photonics’ with fundamental and applicative aspects, in particular the understanding of the complex nonlinear processes determining (and partially limiting) the performance of semiconductor-based photonic devices and lasers, their control and the utilization of nonlinearities for applications.  Focus is on understanding and controlling the highly nonlinear dynamics of semiconductor lasers, especially VCSELs. On the fundamental side many activities have strong interdisciplinary aspects being connected to self-organization phenomena in nonequilibrium system ubiquitous in Nonlinear and Complexity Science, technology and nature.

Keywords

  • nonlinear photonics, semiconductor laser dynamics, self-organization, cold atoms

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Projects 2005 2020

Research Output 1996 2019

5 Downloads (Pure)

Inversion symmetry breaking in spin patterns by a weak magnetic field

Krešić, I., Robb, G. R. M., Labeyrie, G., Kaiser, R. & Ackemann, T., 30 May 2019, In : Physical Review A - Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics. 99, 5, 13 p., 053851.

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broken symmetry
inversions
magnetic fields
mirrors
atoms
4 Citations (Scopus)
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quantum dots
activation
optical communication
telecommunication
lasers

Thesis

Self-organized magnetization patterns in cold atoms

Author: Kresic, I., 1 Oct 2016

Supervisor: Ackemann, T. (Supervisor) & Oppo, G. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

Prizes

Fellow of the Institute of Physics (IOP)

Thorsten Ackemann (Recipient), Jun 2012

Prize: Election to learned society

Fellow of the Optical Society (OSA)

Thorsten Ackemann (Recipient), Jan 2013

Prize: Election to learned society

Activities 2008 2019

Atomic interaction via diffractive light coupling

Thorsten Ackemann (Speaker)
15 Jul 201919 Jul 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Complex solitons in vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers with frequency-selective feedback

Thorsten Ackemann (Speaker)
4 Jun 20197 Jun 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk