Publications

Scientific Articles

2022

Hardy Schauffert, James C. Stewart, Sajid Ali, Stefan Walser, Helmut Hörner, Adarsh S. Prasad, Vitaly Babenko, Ye Fan, Dominik Eder, Kristian S. Thygesen, Stephan Hofmann, Bernhard C. Bayer, Sarah M. Skoff
Characteristics of quantum emitters in hexagonal boron nitride suitable for integration with nanophotonic platforms
arXiv:2210.11099, opens an external URL in a new window

2021

J. C. Stewart, Y. Fan, J. S. H. Danial, A.Goetz, A. S. Prasad, O. J. Burton, J. A. Alexander-Webber, S. F. Lee, S. M. Skoff, V. Babenko and S. Hofmann,
Quantum Emitter Localization in Layer-Engineered Hexagonal Boron Nitride
https://doi.org/10.1021/acsnano.1c04467, opens an external URL in a new window

C. Singer, A. Goetz, A. S. Prasad, M. Becker , M. Rothhardt ,S. M. Skoff ,
Thermal tuning of a fiber-integrated Fabry-Pérot cavity
Optics Express 29, 28778-28786(2021), opens an external URL in a new window

T. Gupta, N. Rosza, M. Sauer, A. Goetz ,M. Winzely, J. Rath ,S. Naghdi, D. H. Apaydin, G. Friedbacher, A. Foelske, S. M. Skoff, B. C. Bayer, D. Eder ,
Sonochemical synthesis of large two-dimensional Bi2O2CO3 nanosheets for hydrogen evolution in photocatalytic water splitting
arXiv:2105.09885, opens an external URL in a new window

2020

J. Hütner, T. Hoinkes, M. Becker, M. Rothhardt, A. Rauschenbeutel and S. M. Skoff,
Nanofiber-based high-Q microresonator for cryogenic applications
Optics Express 28, 3249-3257(2020), opens an external URL in a new window

2019

M. Scheucher, K. Kassem, A. Rauschenbeutel, P. Schneeweiss, J. Volz
Slow light-enhanced optical imaging of microfiber radius variations with sub-Angström precision
arxiv.org/abs/1905.12383, opens an external URL in a new window

A. Johnson, M. Blaha, A. E. Ulanov, A. Rauschenbeutel, P. Schneeweiss, J. Volz
Observation of Multimode Strong Coupling of Cold Atoms to a 30-m Long Optical Resonator
arxiv.org/abs/1905.07353, opens an external URL in a new window

D. Hümmer, P. Schneeweiss, A. Rauschenbeutel, O. Romero-Isart
Heating in Nanophotonic Traps for Cold Atoms
arxiv.org/abs/1902.02200, opens an external URL in a new window

G. Calajo, M. J. A. Schuetz, H. Pichler, M. D. Lukin, P. Schneeweiss, J. Volz, P. Rabl
Quantum acousto-optic control of light-matter interactions in nanophotonic networks
Phys. Rev. A 99, 053852 (2019), opens an external URL in a new window
arxiv.org/abs/1901.02899, opens an external URL in a new window

2018

S. M. Skoff, D. Papencordt, H. Schauffert, B. C. Bayer, A. Rauschenbeutel
Optical-nanofiber-based interface for single molecules
Phys. Rev. A 97, 043839 (2018), opens an external URL in a new window
arxiv.org/abs/1604.04259, opens an external URL in a new window

G. Araneda, S. Walser, Y. Colombe, D. B. Higginbottom, J. Volz, R. Blatt, A. Rauschenbeutel
Wavelength-scale errors in optical localization due to spin–orbit coupling of light
Nature Physics (advance online publication, 2018), opens an external URL in a new window

A. Dareau, Y. Meng, P. Schneeweiss, A. Rauschenbeutel
Observation of ultra-strong spin-motion coupling for cold atoms in optical microtraps
Phys. Rev. Lett. 121, 253603 (2018), opens an external URL in a new window
arxiv.org/abs/1809.02488, opens an external URL in a new window

Y. Meng, A. Dareau, P. Schneeweiss, A. Rauschenbeutel
Near-ground-state cooling of atoms optically trapped 300nm away from a hot surface
Phys. Rev. X 8, 031054 (2018), opens an external URL in a new window
arxiv.org/abs/1712.05749, opens an external URL in a new window

P. Schneeweiss, A. Dareau, and C. Sayrin
Cold-atom-based implementation of the quantum Rabi model
Phys. Rev. A 98, 021801(R) (2018), opens an external URL in a new window
arxiv.org/abs/1706.07781, opens an external URL in a new window

2017

Fam Le Kien, A. Rauschenbeutel
Nanofiber-mediated chiral radiative coupling between two atoms
arxiv.org/abs/1612.04516 (2016), opens an external URL in a new window
Phys. Rev. A 95, 023838 (2017), opens an external URL in a new window

P. Lodahl, S. Mahmoodian, S. Stobbe, A. Rauschenbeutel, P. Schneeweiss, J. Volz, H. Pichler, P. Zoller
Chiral Quantum Optics
arxiv.org/abs/1608.00446 (2016), opens an external URL in a new window
Nature 541, 473–480, (2017), opens an external URL in a new window

P. Schneeweiss, S. Zeiger, T. Hoinkes, A. Rauschenbeutel, J. Volz
Fiber ring resonator with nanofiber section for chiral cavity quantum electrodynamics and multimode strong coupling
arxiv.org/abs/1611.01454 (2016), opens an external URL in a new window
Opt. Lett. 42, 85 (2017), Editors' Pick, opens an external URL in a new window

2016

Y. -H. Lien, G. Barontini, M. Scheucher, M. Mergenthaler, J. Goldwin, E. A. Hinds
Observing coherence effects in an overdamped quantum system
Nature Communications, Vol. 7, 13933 (2016), opens an external URL in a new window

M. Scheucher, A. Hilico, E. Will, J. Volz, A. Rauschenbeutel
Quantum optical circulator controlled by a single chirally coupled atom
arxiv.org/abs/1609.02492 (2016), opens an external URL in a new window
Science, Vol. 354, 6319, pp. 1577-1580 (2016), opens an external URL in a new window
See also: Perspective 'Optical Circulators reach the Quantum Level', opens an external URL in a new window

B. Albrecht, Y. Meng, C. Clausen, A. Dareau, P. Schneeweiss, A. Rauschenbeutel
Fictitious magnetic field gradients in optical microtraps as an experimental tool for interrogating and manipulating cold atoms
arxiv.org/abs/1608.02517 (2016), opens an external URL in a new window
Phys. Rev. A 94, 061401 (2016), Editors' Suggestion, opens an external URL in a new window

P.-O. Guimond, H. Pichler, A. Rauschenbeutel, P. Zoller
Chiral quantum optics with V-level atoms and coherent quantum feedback
arxiv.org/abs/1606.07466 (2016), opens an external URL in a new window
Phys. Rev. A 94, 033829 (2016), opens an external URL in a new window

Fam Le Kien, A. Rauschenbeutel
Nanofiber-based all-optical switches
Phys. Rev. A 93, 013849 (2016), opens an external URL in a new window
arxiv.org/abs/1604.05782 (2016), opens an external URL in a new window

Fam Le Kien, A. Rauschenbeutel
Spontaneous emission of a two-level atom with an arbitrarily polarized electric dipole in front of a flat dielectric surface
Phys. Rev. A 93, 043828 (2016), opens an external URL in a new window
arxiv.org/abs/1601.01547 (2016), opens an external URL in a new window

2015

S. Scheel, S. Y. Buhmann, C. Clausen, P. Schneeweiss
Directional spontaneous emission and lateral Casimir-Polder force on an atom close to a nanofiber
Phys. Rev. A 92, 043819 (2015), opens an external URL in a new window
arXiv:1505.01275 (2015), opens an external URL in a new window 

Fam Le Kien, A. Rauschenbeutel
Electromagnetically induced transparency for guided light in an atomic array outside an optical nanofiber
Phys. Rev. A 91, 053847 (2015), opens an external URL in a new window
arXiv:1502.04151 (2015), opens an external URL in a new window

C. Sayrin, C. Junge, R. Mitsch, B. Albrecht, D. O'Shea, P. Schneeweiss, J. Volz, A. Rauschenbeutel
Nanophotonic Optical Isolator Controlled by the Internal State of Cold Atoms
Phys. Rev. X 5, 041036, opens an external URL in a new window
arXiv:1502.01549 (2015), opens an external URL in a new window
See also: 
Research Highlight in Nature Photonics, opens an external URL in a new window
Physics Focus: 'Diode for Single Photons', opens an external URL in a new window

C. Sayrin, C. Clausen, B. Albrecht, P. Schneeweiss, A. Rauschenbeutel
Storage of fiber-guided light in a nanofiber-trapped ensemble of cold atoms
Optica 2, 353 (2015), opens an external URL in a new window
arXiv:1502.01151 (2015), opens an external URL in a new window
See also: Atomic gas puts the brakes on light in optical fibres, opens an external URL in a new windowon physicsworld.com

2014

Fam Le Kien, A. Rauschenbeutel
Propagation of nanofiber-guided light through an array of atoms
Phys. Rev. A 90, 063816 (2014), opens an external URL in a new window
arXiv:1409.0346 (2014), opens an external URL in a new window

J. Petersen, J. Volz, A. Rauschenbeutel
Chiral nanophotonic waveguide interface based on spin-orbit coupling of light
Science 346, 67 (2014), opens an external URL in a new window
arXiv:1406.2184(2014), opens an external URL in a new window

R. Mitsch, C. Sayrin, B. Albrecht, P. Schneeweiss, A. Rauschenbeutel
Quantum state-controlled directional spontaneous emission of photons into a nanophotonic waveguide
Nature Commun. 5:5713 (2014), opens an external URL in a new window
arXiv:1406.0896 (2014), opens an external URL in a new window

News and Views by Lorenzo Marrucci in Nature Physics, opens an external URL in a new window

Fam Le Kien, A. Rauschenbeutel
Anisotropy in scattering of light from an atom into the guided modes of a nanofiber
Phys. Rev. A 90, 023805 (2014), opens an external URL in a new window
arXiv:1406.0108 (2014), opens an external URL in a new window


R. Mitsch, C. Sayrin, B. Albrecht, P. Schneeweiss, A. Rauschenbeutel
Exploiting the local polarization of strongly confined light for sub-micrometer-resolution internal state preparation and manipulation of cold atoms
Phys. Rev. A 89, 063829 (2014), opens an external URL in a new window
arXiv:1403.5129 (2014), opens an external URL in a new window

C. Eberl, F. Döring, T. Liese, F. Schlenkrich, B. Roos, M. Hahn, T. Hoinkes, A. Rauschenbeutel, M. Osterhoff, T. Salditt, H.-U. Krebs
Fabrication of laser deposited high-quality multilayer zone plates for hard X-ray nanofocussing
Appl. Surf. Science 307, 638 (2014), opens an external URL in a new window

J. Volz, M. Scheucher, C. Junge, A. Rauschenbeutel 
Nonlinear pi phase shift for single fiber-guided photons interacting with a single atom
Nature Photonics 8, 965–970 (2014), opens an external URL in a new window
arXiv:1403.1860 (2014), opens an external URL in a new window

Interview with Arno Rauschenbeutel in Nature Photonics, opens an external URL in a new window

D. Reitz, C. Sayrin, B. Albrecht, I. Mazets, R. Mitsch, P. Schneeweiss, A. Rauschenbeutel
Back-Scattering Properties of a Waveguide-Coupled Array of Atoms in the Strongly Non-Paraxial Regime
Phys. Rev. A 89, 031804(R) (2014), Editors' Suggestion, opens an external URL in a new window
arXiv:1402.3265 (2014), opens an external URL in a new window

Sigrid Holleis, Thomas Hoinkes, Christian Wuttke, Philipp Schneeweiss, Arno Rauschenbeutel
Experimental stress-strain analysis of tapered silica optical fibers with nanofiber waist
Appl. Phys. Lett. 104, 163109 (2014), opens an external URL in a new window
arXiv:1401.6056 (2014), opens an external URL in a new window

Lars Liebermeister, Fabian Petersen, Asmus v. Münchow, Daniel Burchardt, Juliane Hermelbracht, Toshiyuki Tashima, Andreas W. Schell, Oliver Benson, Thomas Meinhardt, Anke Krueger, Ariane Stiebeiner, Arno Rauschenbeutel, Harald Weinfurter, Markus Weber
Tapered fiber coupling of single photons emitted by a deterministically positioned single nitrogen vacancy center
Appl. Phys. Lett. 104, 031101 (2014), opens an external URL in a new window
arXiv:1309.0421 (2013), opens an external URL in a new window 

Philipp Schneeweiss, Fam Le Kien, Arno Rauschenbeutel
Nanofiber-based trap created by combining fictitious and real magnetic fields
New J. Phys. 16, 013014 (2014), opens an external URL in a new window
arXiv:1308.4602 (2013), opens an external URL in a new window

G. Schütz, A. Rembold, A. Pooch, S. Meier, P. Schneeweiss, A. Rauschenbeutel, A. Günther, W.-T. Chang, I.-S. Hwang, A. Stibor
Biprism Electron Interferometry with a Single Atom Tip Source

Ultramicroscopy, 141, 9 (2014), opens an external URL in a new window
arXiv:1311.7323 (2013), opens an external URL in a new window 

2013

M. Osterhoff, M. Bartels, F. Döring, C. Eberl, T. Hoinkes, S. Hoffmann, T. Liese, V. Radisch, A. Rauschenbeutel, A.-L. Robisch, A. Ruhlandt, F. Schlenkrich, T. Salditt, H.-U. Krebs
Two-dimensional sub-5-nm hard x-ray focusing with MZP
Proc. SPIE 8848, 884802 (2013), opens an external URL in a new window


Fam Le Kien and Arno Rauschenbeutel
Negative azimuthal force of a nanofiber-guided light on a particle

Phys. Rev. A 88, 063845 (2013), opens an external URL in a new window
arXiv:1311.4054 (2013), opens an external URL in a new window 

Christian Wuttke, Garrett D. Cole, Arno Rauschenbeutel
Optically active mechanical modes of tapered optical fibers

Phys. Rev. A 88, 061801(R) (2013), Editors' Suggestion, opens an external URL in a new window
arXiv:1311.0916 (2013), opens an external URL in a new window

Fam Le Kien, Philipp Schneeweiss, Arno Rauschenbeutel
State-dependent potentials in a nanofiber-based two-color trap for cold atoms

Phys. Rev. A 88, 033840 (2013), Editors' Suggestion, opens an external URL in a new window
arXiv:1306.5605 (2013), opens an external URL in a new window

Danny O'Shea, Christian Junge, Jürgen Volz, Arno Rauschenbeutel 
Fiber-optical switch controlled by a single atom

Phys. Rev. Lett. 111, 193601 (2013), opens an external URL in a new window
arXiv:1306.1357 (2013), opens an external URL in a new window

Physics Viewpoint: A Single-Atom Optical Switch, opens an external URL in a new window

C. Wuttke, A. Rauschenbeutel
Thermalization via Heat Radiation of an Individual Object Thinner than the Thermal Wavelength

Phys. Rev. Lett. 111, 024301 (2013), opens an external URL in a new window
arXiv:1209.0536 (2012), opens an external URL in a new window

Daniel Reitz, Clément Sayrin, Rudolf Mitsch, Philipp Schneeweiss, Arno Rauschenbeutel
Coherence properties of nanofiber-trapped cesium atoms

Phys. Rev. Lett. 110, 243603 (2013), opens an external URL in a new window
arXiv:1302.4792 (2013), opens an external URL in a new window

Christian Junge, Danny O'Shea, Jürgen Volz, Arno Rauschenbeutel 
Strong coupling between single atoms and non-transversal photons

Phys. Rev. Lett. 110, 213604 (2013), opens an external URL in a new window
arXiv:1301.1659 (2013), opens an external URL in a new window

Fam Le Kien, Philipp Schneeweiss, Arno Rauschenbeutel
Dynamical polarizability of atoms in arbitrary light fields: general theory and application to cesium

Eur. Phys. J. D 67:92 (2013), opens an external URL in a new window
see also Highlighting article, opens an external URL in a new window
arXiv:1211.2673, opens an external URL in a new window

Fam Le Kien, Kohzo Hakuta, Daniel Reitz, Philipp Schneeweiss, Arno Rauschenbeutel 
Quantum dynamics of an atom orbiting around an optical nanofiber

Phys. Rev. A 87, 063607 (2013), opens an external URL in a new window
arXiv:1209.2805 (2012), opens an external URL in a new window

P. Schneeweiss, S. T. Dawkins, R. Mitsch, D. Reitz, E. Vetsch, A. Rauschenbeutel
A nanofiber-based optical conveyor belt for cold atoms

Appl. Phys. B 110, 279 (2013), opens an external URL in a new window
arXiv:1207.3021, opens an external URL in a new window

2012

D. Reitz, A. Rauschenbeutel
Nanofiber-based double-helix dipole trap for cold neutral atoms

Optics Communications 285 (2012) 4705–4708, opens an external URL in a new window
arXiv:1203.0499, opens an external URL in a new window

C. Wuttke, M. Becker, S. Brückner, M. Rothhardt and A. Rauschenbeutel
Nanofiber Fabry-Pérot microresonator for non-linear optics and cavity quantum electrodynamics

Opt. Lett. 37, 1949 (2012), opens an external URL in a new window
arXiv:1202.1730, opens an external URL in a new window

E. Vetsch, S. Dawkins, R. Mitsch, D. Reitz, P. Schneeweiss, and A. Rauschenbeutel
Nanofiber-based optical trapping of cold neutral atoms

IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 18, 1763 (2012), opens an external URL in a new window
arXiv:1202.1494 (2012), opens an external URL in a new window

S. T. Dawkins, R. Mitsch, D. Reitz, E. Vetsch, and A. Rauschenbeutel 
Dispersive Optical Interface Based on Nanofiber-Trapped Atoms

Phys. Rev. Lett. 107, 243601 (2011), opens an external URL in a new window

2011

C. Junge, S. Nickel, D. O'Shea, and A. Rauschenbeutel
Bottle microresonator with actively stabilized evanescent coupling

Opt. Lett. 36, 3488 (2011), opens an external URL in a new window

D. O'Shea, C. Junge, S. Nickel, M. Pöllinger, and A. Rauschenbeutel 
Ultra-high Q whispering-gallery-mode bottle microresonators: properties and applications 

Proc. SPIE 7913, 79130N (2011), opens an external URL in a new window
arXiv:1105.0351v1, opens an external URL in a new window

 D. O'Shea, C. Junge, M. Pöllinger, A. Vogler, and A. Rauschenbeutel 
All-optical switching and strong coupling using tunable whispering-gallery-mode microresonators

Appl. Phys. B, Vol. 105, 1, 129-148 (2011), opens an external URL in a new window 

R. Garcia-Fernandez, W. Alt, F. Bruse, C. Dan, K. Karapetyan, O. Rehband, A. Stiebeiner, U. Wiedemann, D. Meschede, and A. Rauschenbeutel 
Optical nanofibers and spectroscopy 

Appl. Phys. B, Vol. 105, 1, 3-15 (2011), opens an external URL in a new window

2010

A. Stiebeiner, R. Garcia-Fernandez, and A. Rauschenbeutel 
Design and optimization of broadband tapered optical fibers with a nanofiber waist 

Optics Express, Vol. 18, 22, 22677-22685 (2010), opens an external URL in a new window 

M. Pöllinger and A. Rauschenbeutel 
All-optical signal processing at ultra-low powers in bottle microresonators using the Kerr effect 

Optics Express, Vol. 18, 17, 17764-17775 (2010), opens an external URL in a new window 

E. Vetsch, D. Reitz, G. Sagué, R. Schmidt, S. T. Dawkins, and A. Rauschenbeutel 
Optical interface created by laser-cooled atoms trapped in the evanescent field surrounding an optical nanofiber 

Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 203603 (2010), opens an external URL in a new window 

D. O’Shea, A. Rettenmaier, and A. Rauschenbeutel 
Active frequency stabilization of an ultra-high Q whispering-gallery-mode microresonator 

Appl. Phys. B 99, 623-627 (2010), opens an external URL in a new window 

Before 2010

A. Stiebeiner, O. Rehband, R. Garcia-Fernandez, and A. Rauschenbeutel 
Ultra-sensitive fluorescence spectroscopy of isolated surface-adsorbed molecules using an optical nanofiber 

Optics Express, Vol. 17, 24, 21704-21711 (2009), opens an external URL in a new window 

M. Pöllinger, D. O'Shea, F. Warken, and A. Rauschenbeutel 
Ultra-high-Q tunable whispering-gallery-mode microresonator 

Phys. Rev. Lett. 103, 053901 (2009), opens an external URL in a new window 

G. Sagué, A. Baade, and A. Rauschenbeutel 
Blue-detuned evanescent field surface traps for neutral atoms based on mode interference in ultra-thin optical fibres 

New J. Phys. 10, 113008 (2008), opens an external URL in a new window  

G. Sagué, E. Vetsch, W. Alt, D. Meschede, and A. Rauschenbeutel 
Cold-Atom Physics Using Ultrathin Optical Fibres: Light-Induced Dipole Forces and Surface Interactions 

Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 163602 (2007), opens an external URL in a new window 

F. Warken, E. Vetsch, D. Meschede, M. Sokolowski, and A. Rauschenbeutel 
Ultra-sensitive surface absorption spectroscopy using sub-wavelength diameter optical fibers 

Optics Express, Vol. 15, 19, 11952-11958 (2007), opens an external URL in a new window 

Y. Louyer, D. Meschede, and A. Rauschenbeutel
Tunable Whispering Gallery Mode Resonators for Cavity Quantum Electrodynamics 

Phys. Rev. A 72, 031801(R) (2005), opens an external URL in a new window