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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Electronics and Electrical Engineering D-index 85 Citations 35,168 392 World Ranking 106 National Ranking 60
Materials Science D-index 97 Citations 47,528 500 World Ranking 460 National Ranking 181
Physics D-index 93 Citations 41,170 446 World Ranking 1377 National Ranking 722

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Awards & Achievements

2014 - Fellow, National Academy of Inventors

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Optics
  • Quantum mechanics
  • Laser

His primary areas of investigation include Optoelectronics, Optics, Photonics, Photonic crystal and Nanophotonics. His work deals with themes such as Quantum well, Spontaneous emission and Laser, which intersect with Optoelectronics. His Photonics research incorporates themes from Fluidics, Silicon on insulator, Nonlinear optics and Optical microcavity.

He has included themes like Q factor, Resonator, Lithography and Refractive index in his Photonic crystal study. His Nanophotonics research includes elements of Plasmon, Light emission, Photoluminescence, Silicon photonics and Total internal reflection. Axel Scherer has included themes like Quantum dot, Nanolithography and Nanopillar in his Nanowire study.

His most cited work include:

  • Monolithic Microfabricated Valves and Pumps by Multilayer Soft Lithography (3465 citations)
  • Two-Dimensional Photonic Band-Gap Defect Mode Laser (1977 citations)
  • Vacuum Rabi splitting with a single quantum dot in a photonic crystal nanocavity (1671 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His main research concerns Optoelectronics, Optics, Photonic crystal, Photonics and Laser. Axel Scherer regularly links together related areas like Vertical-cavity surface-emitting laser in his Optoelectronics studies. His Optics study is mostly concerned with Lasing threshold, Waveguide, Quantum well, Grating and Wavelength.

His studies deal with areas such as Quantum dot, Spontaneous emission and Refractive index as well as Photonic crystal. His study on Photonics is mostly dedicated to connecting different topics, such as Resonator. His research investigates the connection with Nanowire and areas like Nanolithography which intersect with concerns in Nanotechnology, Lithography and Plasma etching.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Optoelectronics (59.05%)
  • Optics (43.77%)
  • Photonic crystal (32.89%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2012-2021)?

  • Optoelectronics (59.05%)
  • Nanotechnology (16.50%)
  • Optics (43.77%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Axel Scherer mostly deals with Optoelectronics, Nanotechnology, Optics, Photonic crystal and Layer. His Optoelectronics research incorporates themes from Nanolithography, Field electron emission and Laser. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Fluidics, Sample preparation and Electrode.

He works mostly in the field of Optics, limiting it down to concerns involving Signal and, occasionally, Sample. The concepts of his Photonic crystal study are interwoven with issues in Photonics and Plasmon. His Photonics study incorporates themes from Vertical-cavity surface-emitting laser and Nanophotonics.

Between 2012 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Experimental demonstration of a unidirectional reflectionless parity-time metamaterial at optical frequencies (843 citations)
  • Nanotools for Neuroscience and Brain Activity Mapping (271 citations)
  • Experimental realization of Bloch oscillations in a parity-time synthetic silicon photonic lattice (65 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Optics
  • Electron

His primary scientific interests are in Optoelectronics, Nanotechnology, Photonic crystal, Optics and Photonics. His Optoelectronics research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Nanolithography, Substrate and Laser. His studies in Nanolithography integrate themes in fields like Plasma etching and Plasmon.

His Nanotechnology research includes themes of Fluidics, Metal and Dielectric. Axel Scherer combines subjects such as Spectroscopy and Hyperspectral imaging with his study of Optics. His study in Photonics is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Quantum well, Vertical-cavity surface-emitting laser, Quantum optics and Nanophotonics.

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Best Publications

Monolithic Microfabricated Valves and Pumps by Multilayer Soft Lithography

Marc A. Unger;Hou-Pu Chou;Todd Thorsen;Axel Scherer.
Science (2000)

4684 Citations

Two-Dimensional Photonic Band-Gap Defect Mode Laser

Oskar Painter;R. K. Lee;Axel Scherer;A. Yariv.
Science (1999)

2955 Citations

Vacuum Rabi splitting with a single quantum dot in a photonic crystal nanocavity

Tomoyuki Yoshie;Axel Scherer;J. Hendrickson;G. Khitrova.
Nature (2004)

2407 Citations

Coupled-resonator optical waveguide:?a proposal and analysis

Amnon Yariv;Yong Xu;Reginald K. Lee;Axel Scherer.
Optics Letters (1999)

1975 Citations

From Micro- to Nanofabrication with Soft Materials

Stephen R. Quake;Axel Scherer.
Science (2000)

1600 Citations

Surface-Plasmon-Enhanced Light Emitters Based on InGaN Quantum Wells

Koichi Okamoto;Isamu Niki;Isamu Niki;Alexander Shvartser;Yukio Narukawa.
Nature Materials (2004)

1584 Citations

A Microfabricated Fluorescence-Activated Cell Sorter

Anne Y. Fu;Charles Spence;Axel Scherer;Frances H. Arnold.
Nature Biotechnology (1999)

1333 Citations

30% external quantum efficiency from surface textured, thin‐film light‐emitting diodes

I. Schnitzer;E. Yablonovitch;C. Caneau;T. J. Gmitter.
Applied Physics Letters (1993)

1070 Citations

Experimental demonstration of a unidirectional reflectionless parity-time metamaterial at optical frequencies

Liang Feng;Ye-Long Xu;William S. Fegadolli;William S. Fegadolli;Ming-Hui Lu.
Nature Materials (2013)

974 Citations

Microfabricated elastomeric valve and pump systems

Marc A. Unger;Hou-Pu Chou;Todd A. Thorsen;Axel Scherer.
(2007)

847 Citations

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