Kerry J. Vahala - Publications

Affiliations: 
Applied Physics California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA 
Area:
Optics Physics, Materials Science Engineering
Website:
http://eas.caltech.edu/people/3238/profile

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2019 Suh MG, Yi X, Lai YH, Leifer S, Grudinin IS, Vasisht G, Martin EC, Fitzgerald MP, Doppmann G, Wang J, Mawet D, Papp SB, Diddams SA, Beichman C, Vahala K. Searching for Exoplanets Using a Microresonator Astrocomb. Nature Photonics. 13: 25-30. PMID 30740138 DOI: 10.1038/s41566-018-0312-3  0.44
2017 Yoon Oh D, Yang KY, Fredrick C, Ycas G, Diddams SA, Vahala KJ. Coherent ultra-violet to near-infrared generation in silica ridge waveguides. Nature Communications. 8: 13922. PMID 28067233 DOI: 10.1038/ncomms13922  0.44
2016 Suh MG, Yang QF, Yang KY, Yi X, Vahala KJ. Microresonator soliton dual-comb spectroscopy. Science (New York, N.Y.). PMID 27738017 DOI: 10.1126/science.aah6516  1
2015 Loh W, Green AAS, Baynes FN, Cole DC, Quinlan FJ, Lee H, Vahala KJ, Papp SB, Diddams SA. Dual-microcavity narrow-linewidth Brillouin laser Optica. 2: 225-232. DOI: 10.1364/OPTICA.2.000225  1
2014 Li J, Yi X, Lee H, Diddams SA, Vahala KJ. Electro-optical frequency division and stable microwave synthesis. Science (New York, N.Y.). 345: 309-13. PMID 25035489 DOI: 10.1126/science.1252909  1
2014 Li J, Diddams S, Vahala KJ. Pump frequency noise coupling into a microcavity by thermo-optic locking. Optics Express. 22: 14559-67. PMID 24977551 DOI: 10.1109/IPCon.2014.6995356  1
2014 Chen T, Lee H, Vahala KJ. Design and characterization of whispering-gallery spiral waveguides. Optics Express. 22: 5196-208. PMID 24663859  0.56
2014 Oh DY, Sell D, Lee H, Yang KY, Diddams SA, Vahala KJ. Supercontinuum generation in an on-chip silica waveguide. Optics Letters. 39: 1046-8. PMID 24562274  0.56
2014 Li J, Lee H, Vahala KJ. Low-noise Brillouin laser on a chip at 1064 nm. Optics Letters. 39: 287-90. PMID 24562128  0.56
2014 Papp SB, Beha K, Del’Haye P, Quinlan F, Lee H, Vahala KJ, Diddams SA. Microresonator frequency comb optical clock Optica. 1: 10-14. DOI: 10.1364/OPTICA.1.000010  1
2014 Beha K, Papp SB, Del'Haye P, Quinlan F, Lee H, Vahala KJ, Diddams SA. All-optical stabilization of a microresonator frequency comb Conference On Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe - Technical Digest. 2014.  1
2014 Loh W, Green AAS, Baynes FN, Cole DC, Quinlan F, Lee H, Vahala KJ, Papp SB, Diddams SA. A tunable low-noise microcavity laser based on brillouin gain Frontiers in Optics, Fio 2014 1
2013 Lee H, Suh MG, Chen T, Li J, Diddams SA, Vahala KJ. Spiral resonators for on-chip laser frequency stabilization. Nature Communications. 4: 2468. PMID 24043134 DOI: 10.1038/ncomms3468  0.56
2013 Li J, Lee H, Vahala KJ. Microwave synthesizer using an on-chip Brillouin oscillator. Nature Communications. 4: 2097. PMID 23811993 DOI: 10.1038/ncomms3097  0.56
2012 Li J, Lee H, Chen T, Vahala KJ. Low-pump-power, low-phase-noise, and microwave to millimeter-wave repetition rate operation in microcombs. Physical Review Letters. 109: 233901. PMID 23368202 DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.109.233901  0.56
2012 Li J, Lee H, Yang KY, Vahala KJ. Sideband spectroscopy and dispersion measurement in microcavities. Optics Express. 20: 26337-44. PMID 23187488  0.56
2012 Chen T, Lee H, Li J, Vahala KJ. A general design algorithm for low optical loss adiabatic connections in waveguides. Optics Express. 20: 22819-29. PMID 23037432  0.56
2012 Li J, Lee H, Chen T, Vahala KJ. Characterization of a high coherence, Brillouin microcavity laser on silicon. Optics Express. 20: 20170-80. PMID 23037069  0.56
2012 Lee H, Chen T, Li J, Painter O, Vahala KJ. Ultra-low-loss optical delay line on a silicon chip. Nature Communications. 3: 867. PMID 22643894 DOI: 10.1038/ncomms1876  1
2012 Vahala K, Grudinin I, Painter O, Lee H, Herrmann M, Knünz S, Batteiger V, Saathoff G, Hänsch TW, Udem T. Phonon lasers in cavity optomechanics Laser Science, Ls 2012 1
2012 Chen T, Lee H, Li J, Painter O, Vahala K. 27-Meter-long ultra-low-loss optical delay line on a silicon chip 2012 Conference On Lasers and Electro-Optics, Cleo 2012 1
2011 Chen T, Lee H, Li J, Painter O, Vahala K. Ultra-high-Q micro-cavity on a silicon chip Ieee Photonic Society 24th Annual Meeting, Pho 2011. 3-4. DOI: 10.1109/PHO.2011.6110396  1
2011 Li J, Lee H, Chen T, Painter O, Vahala K. Highly coherent, microcavity brillouin laser on silicon Optics Infobase Conference Papers 1
2010 Grudinin IS, Lee H, Painter O, Vahala KJ. Phonon laser action in a tunable two-level system. Physical Review Letters. 104: 083901. PMID 20366930 DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.104.083901  1
2010 Grudinin IS, Lee H, Painter O, Vahala KJ. Phonon laser action in a tunable, two-level system Optics Infobase Conference Papers 1
2009 Tomes M, Vahala KJ, Carmon T. Direct imaging of tunneling from a potential well. Optics Express. 17: 19160-5. PMID 20372652  0.76
2009 Eichenfield M, Chan J, Safavi-Naeini AH, Vahala KJ, Painter O. Modeling dispersive coupling and losses of localized optical and mechanical modes in optomechanical crystals. Optics Express. 17: 20078-98. PMID 19997232 DOI: 10.1364/OE.17.020078  1
2009 Eichenfield M, Chan J, Camacho RM, Vahala KJ, Painter O. Optomechanical crystals. Nature. 462: 78-82. PMID 19838165 DOI: 10.1038/nature08524  1
2009 Lin Q, Rosenberg J, Jiang X, Vahala KJ, Painter O. Mechanical oscillation and cooling actuated by the optical gradient force. Physical Review Letters. 103: 103601. PMID 19792308 DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.103.103601  0.56
2009 Kippenberg TJ, Tchebotareva AL, Kalkman J, Polman A, Vahala KJ. Purcell-factor-enhanced scattering from Si nanocrystals in an optical microcavity. Physical Review Letters. 103: 027406. PMID 19659245 DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.103.027406  1
2009 Grudinin IS, Vahala KJ. Thermal instability of a compound resonator. Optics Express. 17: 14088-97. PMID 19654817 DOI: 10.1364/OE.17.014088  1
2009 Eichenfield M, Camacho R, Chan J, Vahala KJ, Painter O. A picogram- and nanometre-scale photonic-crystal optomechanical cavity. Nature. 459: 550-5. PMID 19489118 DOI: 10.1038/nature08061  1
2009 Lu T, Yang L, van Loon RV, Polman A, Vahala KJ. On-chip green silica upconversion microlaser. Optics Letters. 34: 482-4. PMID 19373348 DOI: 10.1364/OL.34.000482  1
2009 Ostby EP, Vahala KJ. Yb-doped glass microcavity laser operation in water. Optics Letters. 34: 1153-5. PMID 19370101 DOI: 10.1364/OL.34.001153  1
2008 Kippenberg TJ, Vahala KJ. Cavity optomechanics: back-action at the mesoscale. Science (New York, N.Y.). 321: 1172-6. PMID 18755966 DOI: 10.1126/science.1156032  1
2008 Carmon T, Schwefel HG, Yang L, Oxborrow M, Stone AD, Vahala KJ. Static envelope patterns in composite resonances generated by level crossing in optical toroidal microcavities. Physical Review Letters. 100: 103905. PMID 18352190 DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.100.103905  1
2008 Dayan B, Parkins AS, Aoki T, Ostby EP, Vahala KJ, Kimble HJ. A photon turnstile dynamically regulated by one atom. Science (New York, N.Y.). 319: 1062-5. PMID 18292335 DOI: 10.1126/science.1152261  1
2008 Hossein-Zadeh M, Vahala KJ. Observation of injection locking in an optomechanical RF oscillator Conference Proceedings - Lasers and Electro-Optics Society Annual Meeting-Leos. 153-154. DOI: 10.1109/LEOS.2008.4688534  1
2007 Kippenberg TJ, Vahala KJ. Cavity opto-mechanics. Optics Express. 15: 17172-205. PMID 19551012  1
2007 Carmon T, Wang SY, Ostby EP, Vahala KJ. Wavelength-independent coupler from fiber to an on-chip cavity, demonstrated over an 850nm span. Optics Express. 15: 7677-81. PMID 19547095 DOI: 10.1364/OE.15.007677  1
2007 Hossein-Zadeh M, Vahala KJ. Free ultra-high-Q microtoroid: a tool for designing photonic devices. Optics Express. 15: 166-75. PMID 19532232 DOI: 10.1364/OE.15.000166  1
2007 Ostby EP, Yang L, Vahala KJ. Ultralow-threshold Yb(3+):SiO(2) glass laser fabricated by the solgel process. Optics Letters. 32: 2650-2. PMID 17873923  0.96
2007 Armani AM, Kulkarni RP, Fraser SE, Flagan RC, Vahala KJ. Label-free, single-molecule detection with optical microcavities. Science (New York, N.Y.). 317: 783-7. PMID 17615303 DOI: 10.1126/science.1145002  1
2007 Hossein-Zadeh M, Vahala KJ. Observation of optical spring effect in a microtoroidal optomechanical resonator. Optics Letters. 32: 1611-3. PMID 17572722  1
2007 Armani AM, Srinivasan A, Vahala KJ. Soft lithographic fabrication of high Q polymer microcavity arrays. Nano Letters. 7: 1823-6. PMID 17516682 DOI: 10.1021/nl0708359  1
2007 Carmon T, Cross MC, Vahala KJ. Chaotic quivering of micron-scaled on-chip resonators excited by centrifugal optical pressure. Physical Review Letters. 98: 167203. PMID 17501457 DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.98.167203  1
2007 Carmon T, Vahala KJ. Modal spectroscopy of optoexcited vibrations of a micron-scale on-chip resonator at greater than 1 GHz frequency. Physical Review Letters. 98: 123901. PMID 17501123 DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.98.123901  0.76
2006 Hossein-Zadeh M, Vahala KJ. Fiber-taper coupling to Whispering-Gallery modes of fluidic resonators embedded in a liquid medium. Optics Express. 14: 10800-10. PMID 19529491 DOI: 10.1364/OE.14.010800  1
2006 Schliesser A, Del'Haye P, Nooshi N, Vahala KJ, Kippenberg TJ. Radiation pressure cooling of a micromechanical oscillator using dynamical backaction. Physical Review Letters. 97: 243905. PMID 17280288 DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.97.243905  1
2006 Aoki T, Dayan B, Wilcut E, Bowen WP, Parkins AS, Kippenberg TJ, Vahala KJ, Kimble HJ. Observation of strong coupling between one atom and a monolithic microresonator. Nature. 443: 671-4. PMID 17035998 DOI: 10.1038/nature05147  1
2006 Armani AM, Vahala KJ. Heavy water detection using ultra-high-Q microcavities. Optics Letters. 31: 1896-8. PMID 16729107 DOI: 10.1364/OL.31.001896  1
2006 Liang W, Yang L, Poon JK, Huang Y, Vahala KJ, Yariv A. Transmission characteristics of a Fabry-Perot etalon-microtoroid resonator coupled system. Optics Letters. 31: 510-2. PMID 16496903  0.96
2006 Armani AM, Vahala KJ. Chemical and biological detectors using ultra-high-Q microresonators Proceedings of Spie - the International Society For Optical Engineering. 6376. DOI: 10.1117/12.691122  1
2006 Kippenberg TJ, Kalkman J, Polman A, Vahala KJ. Demonstration of an erbium doped microdisk laser on a silicon chip Conference On Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2006 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, Cleo/Qels 2006. DOI: 10.1109/CLEO.2006.4627615  1
2006 Kalkman J, Tchebotareva A, Polman A, Kippenberg TJ, Min B, Vahala KJ. Fabrication and characterization of erbium-doped toroidal microcavity lasers Journal of Applied Physics. 99. DOI: 10.1063/1.2188050  1
2006 Kalkman J, Polman A, Kippenberg TJ, Vahala KJ, Brongersma ML. Erbium-implanted silica microsphere laser Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section B: Beam Interactions With Materials and Atoms. 242: 182-185. DOI: 10.1016/j.nimb.2005.08.160  1
2005 Kippenberg TJ, Rokhsari H, Carmon T, Scherer A, Vahala KJ. Analysis of radiation-pressure induced mechanical oscillation of an optical microcavity. Physical Review Letters. 95: 033901. PMID 16090743 DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.95.033901  1
2005 Carmon T, Rokhsari H, Yang L, Kippenberg TJ, Vahala KJ. Temporal behavior of radiation-pressure-induced vibrations of an optical microcavity phonon mode. Physical Review Letters. 94: 223902. PMID 16090397 DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.94.223902  1
2005 Rokhsari H, Vahala KJ. Observation of Kerr nonlinearity in microcavities at room temperature. Optics Letters. 30: 427-9. PMID 15762450  0.72
2005 Kalkman J, Tchebotareva A, Polman A, Kippenberg TJ, Min B, Vahala K. Ultra-low threshold erbium-implanted microcavity laser on silicon 2005 European Quantum Electronics Conference, Eqec '05. 2005: 353. DOI: 10.1109/EQEC.2005.1567518  1
2005 Kippenberg TJ, Rokhsari H, Carmon T, Vahala KJ. Radiation-pressure induced mechanical oscillation of an optical microcavity 2005 European Quantum Electronics Conference, Eqec '05. 2005: 106. DOI: 10.1109/EQEC.2005.1567277  1
2005 Armani AM, Armani DK, Min B, Vahala KJ, Spillane SM. Ultra-high-Q microcavity operation in H 2O and D 2O Applied Physics Letters. 87: 1-3. DOI: 10.1063/1.2099529  1
2005 Yang L, Carmon T, Min B, Spillane SM, Vahala KJ. Erbium-doped and Raman microlasers on a silicon chip fabricated by the sol-gel process Applied Physics Letters. 86: 1-3. DOI: 10.1063/1.1873043  1
2004 Kippenberg TJ, Spillane SM, Vahala KJ. Kerr-nonlinearity optical parametric oscillation in an ultrahigh-Q toroid microcavity. Physical Review Letters. 93: 083904. PMID 15447188 DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.93.083904  1
2004 Kippenberg TJ, Spillane SM, Armani DK, Vahala KJ. Ultralow-threshold microcavity Raman laser on a microelectronic chip. Optics Letters. 29: 1224-6. PMID 15209254  0.96
2004 Martin AL, Armani DK, Yang L, Vahala KJ. Replica-molded high-Q polymer microresonators. Optics Letters. 29: 533-5. PMID 15035461  1
2004 Min B, Kippenberg TJ, Yang L, Vahala KJ, Kalkman J, Polman A. Erbium-implanted high-Q silica toroidal microcavity laser on a silicon chip Physical Review a - Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics. 70. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevA.70.033803  1
2004 Kippenberg TJ, Spillane SM, Vahala KJ. Demonstration of ultra-high- Q small mode volume toroid microcavities on a chip Applied Physics Letters. 85: 6113-6115. DOI: 10.1063/1.1833556  1
2004 Armani D, Min B, Martin A, Vahala KJ. Electrical thermo-optic tuning of ultrahigh-Q microtoroid resonators Applied Physics Letters. 85: 5439-5441. DOI: 10.1063/1.1825069  1
2004 Polman A, Min B, Kalkman J, Kippenberg TJ, Vahala KJ. Ultralow-threshold erbium-implanted toroidal microlaser on silicon Applied Physics Letters. 84: 1037-1039. DOI: 10.1063/1.1646748  1
2003 Min B, Kippenberg TJ, Vahala KJ. Compact, fiber-compatible, cascaded Raman laser. Optics Letters. 28: 1507-9. PMID 12956361  1
2003 Spillane SM, Kippenberg TJ, Painter OJ, Vahala KJ. Ideality in a fiber-taper-coupled microresonator system for application to cavity quantum electrodynamics. Physical Review Letters. 91: 043902. PMID 12906659 DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.91.043902  0.96
2003 Armani DK, Kippenberg TJ, Spillane SM, Vahala KJ. Ultra-high-Q toroid microcavity on a chip. Nature. 421: 925-8. PMID 12606995 DOI: 10.1038/nature01371  1
2003 Yang L, Armani DK, Vahala KJ. Fiber-coupled erbium microlasers on a chip Applied Physics Letters. 83: 825-826. DOI: 10.1063/1.1598623  1
2002 Kippenberg TJ, Spillane SM, Vahala KJ. Modal coupling in traveling-wave resonators. Optics Letters. 27: 1669-71. PMID 18033330  0.96
2002 Spillane SM, Kippenberg TJ, Vahala KJ. Ultralow-threshold Raman laser using a spherical dielectric microcavity. Nature. 415: 621-3. PMID 11832940 DOI: 10.1038/415621a  1
1998 Bell LD, Santamore DH, Boer EA, Atwater HA, Vahala KJ, Flagan RC. Spatial and electronic manipulation of silicon nanocrystals by atomic force microscopy Biennial Ieee International Nonvolatile Memory Technology Conference. 77.  1
1990 Lebens JA, Tsai CS, Vahala KJ, Kuech TF. Application of selective epitaxy to fabrication of nanometer scale wire and dot structures Applied Physics Letters. 56: 2642-2644. DOI: 10.1063/1.102862  1
1989 Vahala KJ, Newkirk MA, Chen TR. The optical gain lever: A novel gain mechanism in the direct modulation of quantum well semiconductor lasers Applied Physics Letters. 54: 2506-2508. DOI: 10.1063/1.101076  1
1986 Vahala K, Kyuma K, Yariv A, Kwong SK, Cronin-Golomb M, Lau KY. Narrow linewidth, single frequency semiconductor laser with a phase conjugate external cavity mirror Applied Physics Letters. 49: 1563-1565. DOI: 10.1063/1.97280  1
1984 Vahala K, Yariv A. Detuned loading in coupled cavity semiconductor lasers - Effect on quantum noise and dynamics Applied Physics Letters. 45: 501-503. DOI: 10.1063/1.95316  1
1983 Yariv A, Vahala K. On the High Power Limit of the Laser Linewidth Ieee Journal of Quantum Electronics. 19: 889-890. DOI: 10.1109/JQE.1983.1072002  1
1983 Vahala K, Yariv A. Semiclassical Theory of Noise in Semiconductor Lasers-Part I Ieee Journal of Quantum Electronics. 19: 1096-1101. DOI: 10.1109/JQE.1983.1071986  1
1983 Vahala K, Yariv A. Semiclassical Theory of Noise in Semiconductor Lasers-Part II Ieee Journal of Quantum Electronics. 19: 1102-1109. DOI: 10.1109/JQE.1983.1071984  1
1983 Vahala K, Yariv A. Occupation fluctuation noise: A fundamental source of linewidth broadening in semiconductor lasers Applied Physics Letters. 43: 140-142. DOI: 10.1063/1.94260  1
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