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

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

Aug. 2020: Paper by Prof. Wollf published in Nat. Commun.

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

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

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

Jun. 2020: Paper by Prof. Cox accepted 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 a co-chair of the WOMBAT 2021.

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

Apr. 2020: Paper on acousto-optic storage by Prof. Wollf accepted 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 monograph by Springer Theses.

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

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

Dec. 2019: Nat. 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: Paper on plasmon-enhanced fluorescence published in ACS Nano.

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

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

Sep. 2019: Review by Prof. Cox published 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: Congrats to Dr. Gonçalves for successfully defending his PhD work.

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

July 2019: Elli 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 receives a 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 on graphene featured in PRB Kaleidoscope.

Jan. 2019: Work by Dr. Roberts highlighted by physics.org.

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

Dec. 2018: Invited paper by Dr. Roberts becomes Editors' Pick.

Nov. 2018: Invited paper by Boroviks published in Opt. Mater. Express.

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

Oct. 2018: Paper on exceptional points published in the OSA flagship journal Optica.

Oct. 2018: New paper on near-field coupling of gap-plasmon resonators published in Nano Letters.

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: New 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 by Linnet 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 the Science & Cocktails initiative.

Apr. 2018: Perspective paper published in the high-impact journal Nano Today.

Mar. 2018: Paper in PRB highlighted as Editors' Suggestion.

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

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

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

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

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

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

Dec. 2017: Paper on quasi-normal modes for quantum plasmonics published in the OSA flagship journal Optica.

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

Nov. 2017: Linnet awarded a 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 on 2D materials published in Nature Communications.

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

June 2017: Paper on graphene plasmons published in the OSA flagship journal 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.
Nanophotonics 9, 245 (2020)
ACS Photonics 5,3447 (2018)
Nat. Rev. Mater. 2, 16088 (2016)