Research Projects

Current projects are:

  • Magnetophotonics & Optomagnetics in 2D Quantum Materials (with Prof. Brahim Lounis at University of Bordeaux)
  • Nonlinear Quantum Optics in Garphene
  • Nanowire Quantum Dot for Single and Entangled Photon Sources
  • Superconducting-Based quantum dot LEDs for Single & Entangled Photon Sources


Past projects were:

  • Superconducting Nanowire Single Photon Detectors
  • Superconducting Plasmonic Detectors and Waveguides
  • Quantum Electrodynamics of Superconducting Nanowires
  • Controlling NbN Superconducting Nanowire Singe Photon Detectors with Bright Optical Illumination (in collaboration with
  • Vadim Makarov and Lars Lydersen and J. Skaar from Norwegian University of Science & Technology)
  • Simulation, Optoelectronic Characterization and Packaging  of NbN Superconducting Nanowire Singe Photon Detectors
  • Superconducting Optoelectronic Waveguides & Junctions
  • Quantum Key Distribution with Quantum Repeaters
  • Quantum Coherence in Electrical Circuits
  • Characterization of Optically-Tuneable HTS Devices
  • Superconducting Josephson Junction Based Quantum Well Structures
  • Superconducting Left-Handed Transmission Lines & Metamaterials
  • Superconducting & Semiconducting THz Photomixers
  • Superconducting Optoelectronics & Microwave Photonics 
  • Superconducting Parametric Microwave Devices, e.g. Josephson Junction-Based Traveling-Wave Amplifiers
  • Microwave Photonics with High-Temperature Superconducting Weak Links 
  • Quantum Tomography of Nonlinear Photon Detectors (in collaboration with NRC researcher Dr. Jeff Lundeen)
  • Optical Modulator based on High-Temperature Superconducting Transmission Lines (with Photonic Systems Inc., Boston, MA, USA)
  • Silicon Photonic Passive Integrated Circuits, Design and Fabrication (with RANOVUS I., Ottawa, )
  • Traveling-wave Structures Based on Graphene