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Quanyong Lu

Research Assistant Professor

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2145 Sheridan Road
Cook Hall
Evanston, IL 60208-3109

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Research at the Center for Quantum Devices


Departments

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Education

PhD (with highest honors) in Material Physics and Chemistry, Institute of Semiconductors, CAS

BSc in Material Physics, Hefei University of Technology, Anhui, China


Research Interests

Quantum Cascade Laser, Terahertz Laser, Optical Frequency Comb, Novel Optoelectronic Devices and Systems.


Selected Publications

    1. Q. Y. Lu, S. Manna, D. Wu, S. Slivken, and M. Razeghi “Shortwave quantum cascade laser frequency comb for multi-heterodyne spectroscopy,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 112, 141104 (2018).
    2. Q. Y. Lu, S. Manna, S. Slivken, D. Wu, and M. Razeghi “Dispersion compensated quantum cascade laser frequency comb with high power output,” AIP Advances, 7, 045313 (2017).
    3. Q. Y. Lu, D. Wu, S. Slivken, and M. Razeghi “High efficiency quantum cascade laser frequency comb,” Scientific Reports, 7, 43806 (2017).
    4. Razeghi, Q. Y. Lu, S. Manna, D. Wu, and S. Slivken, “Breakthroughs Bring THz Spectroscopy, Sensing Closer to Mainstream,” Photonics Spectra 50, 48-51 (2017). (Invited Review).
    5. Q. Y. Lu and M. Razeghi “Recent Advances in Room Temperature, High-Power Terahertz Quantum Cascade Laser Sources Based on Difference-Frequency Generation,” Photonics, 3, 42 (2016). (Invited Review).
    6. Q. Y. Lu, D. Wu, S. Sengupta, S. Slivken, and M. Razeghi “Room temperature continuous wave, monolithic tunable THz sources based on highly efficient mid-infrared quantum cascade lasers,” Scientific Reports, 6, 23595 (2016).
    7. Razeghi, Q. Y. Lu, N. Bandyopadhyay, W. Zhou, D. Heydari, Y. Bai, and S. Slivken, “Quantum cascade lasers: from tool to product,” Opt. Express 23, 8462-8475 (2015). (Invited Review). (Most cited 15 papers in 2015 of Opt. Express)
    8. Q. Y. Lu, M. Razeghi S. Slivken, N. Bandyopadhyay, Y. Bai, W.J. Zhou, M. Chen, D. Heydari, A. Haddadi, R. McClintock, M. Amanti, and C. Sirtori, “High power frequency comb based on mid-infrared quantum cascade laser at λ∼ 9 μm,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 106, 051105 (2015).
    9. Q. Y. Lu, S. Slivken, N. Bandyopadhyay, Y. Bai, and M. Razeghi, “Widely tunable room temperature semiconductor terahertz source,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 105, 221102 (2014).
    10. Q. Y. Lu, N. Bandyopadhyay, S. Slivken, Y. Bai, and M. Razeghi, “Continuous operation of a monolithic semiconductor terahertz source at room temperature,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 104, 221105 (2014). (This work is also highlighted in Nature Photonics: doi:10.1038/nphoton.2014.185)
    11. Q. Y. Lu, N. Bandyopadhyay, S. Slivken, Y. Bai, and M. Razeghi, “Room temperature terahertz quantum cascade laser sources with 215 mW output power through epilayer-down mounting,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 103, 011101 (2013).
    12. Q. Y. Lu, N. Bandyopadhyay, S. Slivken, Y. Bai, and M. Razeghi, “High performance terahertz quantum cascade laser sources based on intracavity difference frequency generation,” Opt. Express 21, 968-973 (2013).
    13. Q. Y. Lu, N. Bandyopadhyay, S. Slivken, Y. Bai, and M. Razeghi, “Widely tuned room temperature terahertz quantum cascade laser sources based on difference-frequency generation,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 101, 251121 (2012).
    14. Q. Y. Lu, N. Bandyopadhyay, S. Slivken, Y. Bai, and M. Razeghi, “Room temperature single-mode terahertz sources based on intracavity difference- frequency generation in quantum cascade lasers,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 99, 131106 (2011).
    15. Q. Y. Lu, Y. Bai, N. Bandyopadhyay, S. Slivken, and M. Razeghi, “2.4 W room temperature continuous wave operation of distributed feedback quantum cascade lasers,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 98, 181106 (2011).
    16. Q. Y. Lu, Y. Bai, N. Bandyopadhyay, S. Slivken, and M. Razeghi, “Room-temperature continuous wave operation of distributed feedback quantum cascade lasers with watt-level power output,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 97, 231119 (2010).