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Colloquium details

Name Center for Theoretical Physics Colloquium
Title Artificial Rashba-Dresselhaus gauge field in anisotropic microcavities
Details

I will present a summary of a recent work done together with the experimental group at the University of Warsaw. We observed the artificial Rashba-Dresselhaus spin-orbit interaction of photons in a liquid crystal–filled optical cavity. The gauge field was realized without the use of any metamaterial structuring and the same method can be implemented with any other uniaxially anisotropic material. This observation opens the door to photonic emulators of quantum Hamiltonians with internal degrees of freedom.

Time Wednesday, 29 January 2020, at 12:10 CET The seminar was held!
Speaker

Dr hab. Michał Matuszewski  (INSTYTUT FIZYKI PAN)

Seminar Language English
Organisers Maciej Bilicki; Adam Sawicki; Krzysztof Pawłowski; Julius Serbenta;