VILLUM Investigator program on Quantum Plasmonics


Dr. techn. N. Asger Mortensen

Professor & VILLUM Investigator

D-IAS Chair of Technical Science

(photo by Michael Yde Katballe)
Elite Researcher Prize ceremony (with minister Søren Pind)
OSA award ceremony (with OSA president Eric Mazur)
VILLUM Investigator ceremony (with Jens Kann-Rasmussen)
Abbe School of Photonics guest professor, FSU Jena
INSEAD Asia campus in Singapore
Mar. 2021: Paper on Faraday chiral anisotropy accepted by PRL.

Feb. 2021: Congrats to Dr. Boroviks on defending his PhD work.

Feb. 2021: Dr. Morozov awarded MSCA individual fellowship.

Feb. 2021: Thesis accepted by UCPH for public defence.

Jan. 2021: Paper with UMinho, ICFO, and Columbia published in PNAS.

Jan. 2021: Perspective highlighted on the cover of ACS Photonics.

Jan. 2021: Dr. Gonçalves joins ICFO for postdoctorial training.

Dec. 2020: Prof. Tserkezis joins JOSA B editorial board.

Dec. 2020: Prof. Cox co-authors Nature Nanotechnol.

Dec. 2020: Prof. Tserkezis guest-edits Front. Photon. special issue.

Dec. 2020: Nature Rev. Mater. cited 100+ times this year.

Nov. 2020: Prof. Cox awarded Sapere Aude research leader grant.

Oct. 2020: Mortensen in top-one-percent of scientists of the world.

Oct. 2020: Core of Stamatopoulou's MSc thesis published in PRB.

Aug. 2020: Prof. Wolff publishes in Nature Commun.

Jul. 2020: Key Issues Review published in Rep. Prog. Phys.

Jul. 2020: Prof. Tserkezis awarded OSA Senior Member distinction.

Jun. 2020: Mortensen joins Science Advances (AAAS) editorial board.

Jun. 2020: Prof. Cox publishes in Nano Lett..

May 2020: Recent Nanophotonics announced a 'hot paper' in the top 0.1% of papers in its academic field.

May 2020: Prof. Wolff is co-chair of WOMBAT 2021.

Apr. 2020: Prof. Tserkezis receives IOP reviewer award.

Apr. 2020: Prof. Wolff publishes in Optica.

Mar. 2020: Work on silicon nanoparticles published in ACS Photonics.

Feb. 2020: Paper on plasmonic electro-optic switches published in Nature Commun.

Feb. 2020: Proceedings of SPP9 published in Nanophotonics.

Feb. 2020: PhD thesis of Dr. Gonçalves published as a Springer Theses monograph.

Jan. 2020: Collaboration with MIT published in Nature Commun.

Jan. 2020: Review on 2D polaritons published in Adv. Opt. Mater.

Dec. 2019: Nature Rev. Mater. cited 100+ times this year.

Nov. 2019: Dr. Gonçalves receives DTU Young Researcher Award.

Nov. 2019: Paper highighted in OSA spotlight on optics.

Oct. 2019: Prof. Tserkezis publishes in ACS Nano.

Oct. 2019: Paper on silicon interband plasmonics published in Nano Lett.

Sep. 2019: Dr. Gonçalves receives Springer Thesis Award.

Sep. 2019: Prof. Cox published review in Acc. Chem. Res.

Sep. 2019: Springer outstanding-paper award to review in Front. Phys.

Sep. 2019: Mortensen elected Fellow of European Academy of Sciences.

Aug 2019: Dr. Gonçalves successfully defends PhD work.

Aug 2019: Dr. Tserkezis appointed assistant professor in theoretical condensed-matter physics.

July 2019: Stamatopoulou awarded an Erasmus fellowship for thesis work in our group.

July 2019: Special issue on Topological Nanophotonics published in Nanophotonics.

July 2019: Dr. Wolff appointed assistant professor in computational physics.

June 2019: Dr. Todisco awarded CNR permanent-scientist position in Lecce.

May 2019: Successful hosting of SPP9 in Copenhagen with 300+ participants.

May 2019: Successful hosting of summer school with 9 invited lectures and ~60 participants.

Apr. 2019: Observation of plasmon-2D-exciton strong-coupling published in ACS Photonics

Mar. 2019: Dr. Tserkezis receives IOP outstanding reviewer award (J. Opt.)

Feb. 2019: Dr. Cox appointed D-IAS Assistant Professor.

Feb. 2019: Paper featured in PRB Kaleidoscope.

Jan. 2019: Work highlighted by physics.org.

Dec. 2018: Grant from Novo Nordisk Foundation to support the SPP9.

Dec. 2018: Invited paper becomes Editors' Pick.

Nov. 2018: Invited paper in Opt. Mater. Express.

Oct. 2018: Grant from Thomas B. Thriges Fond to support the SPP9.

Oct. 2018: Paper in Optica.

Oct. 2018: Paper published in Nano Lett.

Oct. 2018: Mortensen promoted to IOP Fellow.

Sep. 2018: Perspective highlighted on the cover of ACS Photonics.

Sep. 2018: Work by Linnet highlighted in Materials Today.

Sep. 2018: Mortensen honored as an APS Fellow at the FiO meeting in Washington.

Aug. 2018: Perspective on quantum plasmonics published in ACS Photonics.

Jul. 2018: Dr. Tserkezis recoqnized for outstanding contributions in reviewing for J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transf.

Jun. 2018: Mortensen interviewed by Peter Lund Madsen in Hjernekassen på P1 (Danish Broadcasting Corporation).

Jun. 2018: Work featured in OSA press release. See also Optics & Photonics News.

May 2018: International experts meet in SDU for workshop on topological nanophotonics.

Apr. 2018: Mortensen joins Science & Cocktails initiative.

Apr. 2018: Perspective paper in Nano Today.

Mar. 2018: PRB highlighted as Editors' Suggestion.

Mar. 2018: Mortensen receives Minister's Elite-researcher award.

Feb. 2018: Dr. Tserkezis announced 'Reviewer of the Year' for Journal of Optics for 2017.

Feb. 2018: Gonçalves on three-month stay in Soljačić group @ MIT.

Feb. 2018: Dr. Todisco awarded MULTIPLY Fellowship in photonics from the Marie Skłodowska-Curie COFUND Action.

Jan. 2018: Dr. Wolff awarded MULTIPLY Fellowship in photonics from the Marie Skłodowska-Curie COFUND Action.

Jan. 2018: Essential Science Indicators recoqnizes Nature Rev. Mater. as a 'hot paper' in the top 0.1% of papers in its academic field.

Dec. 2017: Paper in the OSA flagship journal Optica.

Nov. 2017: Grant from Carlsberg Foundation to support the SPP9.

Nov. 2017: Linnet awarded MSc degree with distinction.

Nov. 2017: Successful upgrade of our Neaspec system.

Oct. 2017: Mortensen announced as an APS Fellow.

Oct. 2017: Mortensen announced an elected member of Danish Academy of Natural Sciences.

Sep. 2017: Mortensen honored as an OSA Fellow.

Sep. 2017: Special issue on quantum plasmonics edited by Christos Tserkezis.

Aug. 2017: Paper in Nature Commun.

July 2017: Mortensen announced as a D-IAS Chair of Technical Science.

June 2017: Paper in Optica.

May 2017: Bozhevolnyi and Mortensen announced as co-chairs of the SPP9.

Apr. 2017: VILLUM Investigator personal grant to Mortensen [5.3 MEUR]

Mar. 2017: Mortensen called to become professor at SDU Center for Nano Optics.
DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.26987.05928/1
DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.26987.05928/1
Dr. Scient. thesis (UCPH)
ACS Photonics 8, 18 (2021)
Nanophotonics 9, 245 (2020)
ACS Photonics 5,3447 (2018)
Nat. Rev. Mater. 2, 16088 (2016)