talks

Conference on Lasers and Electro-optics (CLEO-Europe), Munich, Germany, June 2017 (invited talk) – Optical Weyl points and Fermi arc-like surface states

Conference on Lasers and Electro-optics (CLEO), San Jose, CA, May 2017 (invited talk) – Optical Weyl points and Fermi arc-like surface states

Raytheon-BBN Corporation – Seminar, Cambridge, MA, April 2017 (invited talk) – Photonic topological insulators

Workshop on Mathematical and Physical Aspects of Topologically Protected States, Columbia University, New York, NY, May 2017 (invited talk) – Topological photonics in two and three dimensions

Emerging Optical Materials Workshop, Boston Chapter of the IEEE Photonics Society, MIT Lincoln Laboratory, Lexington, MA, April 2017 (invited talk) – Photonic topological insulators

Emerging Topics in Optics, Institute for Mathematics and its Applications, Minneapolis, Minnesota, April 2017 (invited talk) – Topological photonics in two and three dimensions

New York University Physics Department Colloquium, New York, NY, March 2017 (invited colloquium) – Photonic topological phenomena in two and three dimensions

March Meeting of the American Physical Society, New Orleans, Louisiana, March 2017 (invited talk) – Photonic topological phenomena in two and three dimensions

Novel Optical Materials, Institute for Mathematics and its Applications, Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 2017 (invited talk) – Experimental Observation of Optical Weyl Points and Fermi arc-like surface states

Topological Metamaterials and Beyond, Aspen Center for Physics, Aspen, CO, January 2017 (invited talk) – Experimental Observation of Optical Weyl Points

City College of the City University of New York – ASRC Seminar, New York, NY, November 2016 (invited talk) – Photonic topological phenomena in two and three dimensions

Mathematical and Physical Models of Nonlinear Optics, Institute for Mathematics and its Applications, Minneapolis, Minnesota, November 2016 (invited talk) – Experimental Observation of Optical Weyl Points

University of Chicago Physics Department Seminar, Chicago, Illinois, November 2016 (invited talk) – Photonic topological materials in two and three dimensions

Physics of Light-Matter Interactions and Excited State Dynamics, Northrop Grumman NG Next, Los Angeles, California, October 2016 (invited talk) – Experimental Observation of Optical Weyl Points

Frontiers in Optics, Rochester, New York, October 2016 (invited talk) – Topological protection of zero modes in a time-reversal invariant photonic topological insulator

Progress in Electromagnetic Research Symposium, Shanghai, China, August 2016 (invited talk) – Protecting entanglement in a photonic topological insulator

Progress in Electromagnetic Research Symposium, Shanghai, China, August 2016 (invited talk) – Zero modes in a two-dimensional photonic topological insulator

Beyond Standard Quantum Gases 2016, Qinhuangdao, China, August 2016 (invited talk) – Photonic topological insulators

Conference on Synthetic Topological Quantum Matter, Beijing, China, August 2016 (invited talk) – Zero modes in a two-dimensional photonic topological insulator

International Workshop on Non-Hermitian Photonics in Complex Media: PT-symmetry and beyond, Heraklion, Crete, Greece, June 2016 (invited talk) – Zero modes in a two-dimensional photonic topological insulator

Conference on Lasers and Electro-optics (CLEO), San Jose, CA, June 2016 – Dirac physics via Photonic Boron Nitride

Conference on Lasers and Electro-optics (CLEO), San Jose, CA, June 2016 – Majorana zero modes in a two-dimensional photonic topological insulator [Talk given by J. Noh]

Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics Departmental Colloquium, Garching, Germany, May 2016 (invited colloquium) – Aspects of topological photonics

Workshop on Topological Matter at hbar=0 – Lorentz center, University of Leiden, Netherlands, May 2016 (invited talk) – Exotic states in topological photonics

State University of New York – Stony Brook AMO seminar, Stony Brook, NY, May 2016 (invited talk) – Aspects of topological photonics

‘Topodays’ conference, Trento, Italy, April 2016 (invited talk) – Exotic states in topological photonics

Kavli Frontiers of Science Meeting: Alexander von Humboldt Foundation/US National Academy of Sciences German-American Symposium, Potsdam, Germany, March 2016 (invited talk) – Protecting transport with topological insulators

University at Buffalo Electrical Engineering Seminar, Buffalo, NY, March 2016 (invited talk) – Aspects of topological photonics

Case Western Reserve University condensed matter seminar, Cleveland, OH, February 2016 (invited talk) – Aspects of topological photonics

University of Maryland Condensed Matter Physics Colloquium, College Park, MD, February 2016 (invited talk) – Aspects of topological photonics

Quantum Simulation with Cold Atoms and Photons, Solvay, Belgium, February 2016 (invited talk) – Exotic states of photonic topological insulators

PQE conference: Progress in Quantum Electronics, Snowbird, Utah, January 2016 (invited talk) – Exotic states of photonic topological insulators

Boston University Physics Department Colloquium, Boston, MA, December 2015 (invited colloquium) – Aspects of photonic topological insulators

Queen’s College of the City University of New York, Physics Department Colloquium, Queens, NY, October 2015 (invited colloquium) – Aspects of photonic topological insulators

Penn State Department of Electrical Engineering Colloquium, University Park, PA, October 2015 (invited colloquium) – Photonic topological insulators

Synthetic Gauge Fields Workshop, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia, September 2015 (invited talk) – Aspects of photonic topological insulators

META conference: Metamaterials, Photonic Crystals, Plasmonics, August 2015 (keynote talk) – Topological Anderson Insulators and Quasicrystals

Quantum Correlated Matter and Chaos, Dresden, Germany, June 2015 (invited talk) – Aspects of photonic topological insulators

Workshop on Quantum Science and Technology, Ascona, Switzerland, June 2015 (invited talk) – Aspects of photonic topological insulators

Ecole Centrale Lyon Physics Department seminar, Lyon, France, June 2015 (invited talk) – – Aspects of photonic topological insulators

CLEO conference 2015, San Jose, CA, May 2015 – Topological protection of path entanglement in a photonic quantum walk.

Materials Research Society Meeting, San Francisco, California, April 2015 (invited talk) – Disordered photonic graphene to topological insulators.

“Topolight” Photonics Winter School, Fai Della Paganella, Italy, March 2015 (invited talk) – Photonic topological insulators in propagating geometries.

APS March meeting, San Antonio, Texas, March 2015 (invited talk) – Aspects of photonic topological insulators.

SPIE Photonics West, San Francisco, California, February 2015 (invited talk) – Photonic Topological Anderson Insulators.

University of Vienna Physics Department Colloquium, Vienna, Austria, January 2015 (invited talk) – Artificial gauge fields in optics: topological protection and pseudomagnetism.

Physics of Quantum Electronics, Snowbird, Utah, January 2015 (invited talk) – Photonic Floquet topological insulators.

University of Stuttgart Physics Department Colloquium, Stuttgart, Germany, November 2014 (invited talk) – Artificial gauge fields in optics: topological protection and pseudomagnetism.

Quantum Correlations Out of Equilibrium conference, ETH, Zurich, Switzerland, November 2014 (invited talk) – Aspects of photonic topological insulators (Hermitian to non-Hermitian).

IPS IEEE conference, La Jolla, CA, October 2014 (invited talk) – Aspects of photonic topological insulators.

National Technical University of Singapore, Physics department seminar, Singapore, July 2014.

CLEO conference 2014, San Jose, CA, June 2014 – Measuring topological invariants in optical systems from bulk quantities.

Photonics North 2014, Montreal, Canada, May 2014 (invited talk) – Aspects of photonic topological insulators.

SPIE Photonics Europe, Brussels, Belgium, April 2014 (invited talk) – Photonic topological insulators.

University of Cambridge, Department of Physics, Cavendish Laboratory seminar, Cambridge, UK, April 2014.

University of Michigan, Electrical and Computer Engineering seminar, Ann Arbor, MI, April 2014.

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Electrical and Computer Engineering seminar, Urbana, IL, April 2014.

Purdue University, Electrical and Computer Engineering seminar, West Lafayette, IN, April 2014.

OSA Incubator Meeting on Topological Order with Photons, Washington, DC, April 2014 (invited talk) – Aspects of photonic Floquet topological insulators

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science special seminar, Cambridge, MA, March 2014.

University of Wisconsin at Madison, Department of Physics seminar, Madison, WI, March 2014.

Georgia Institute of Technology, Department of Physics colloquium, Atlanta, GA, March 2014.

Brown University, Department of Physics colloquium, Providence, RI, February 2014.

The Pennsylvania State University, Department of Physics seminar, State College, PA, February 2014.

California Institute of Technology, Department of Applied Physics and Materials Science seminar, Pasadena, CA, February 2014.

University of Washington – Seattle, Department of Physics colloquium, Seattle, WA, February 2014.

Emory University, Department of Physics colloquium, Atlanta, GA, February 2014.

Princeton University, Electrical Engineering departmental seminar, Princeton, NJ, January 2014.

The Pennsylvania State University, condensed matter seminar series, State College, PA, September 2013 (invited talk) – Fictitious fields in photonics.

University of British Columbia, condensed matter seminar, Vancouver, BC, September 2013 – Photonic Floquet topological insulators.

SPIE Active Photonic Materials V, San Diego, CA, August 2013: Photonic Floquet topological insulators

Synethetic Gauge Fields conference, Trento, Italy (BEC Center), July 2013: Artificial gauge fields in photonics

Nonlinear Schršdinger equation: theory and applications, Heraklion, Crete, May 2013: Photonic Floquet topological insulators

Workshop on Quantum Simulations on the occasion of the award of the Wolf prize to Peter Zoller and Ignacio Cirac, Haifa, Israel, May 2013: Photonic Floquet topological insulators

ISF / Batsheva workshop on light-matter interaction, Ein Gedi, Israel, April 2013: Photonic Floquet topological insulators

Cornell University, Department of Applied and Engineering Physics, departmental seminar, Ithaca, NY, March 2013: Fictitious fields in photonics and their applications

University of California, San Diego, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, departmental seminar, San Diego, CA, March 2013: Fictitious fields in photonics and their applications

Meeting on Topological Phenomena in Quantum Dynamics and Disordered Systems, Banff, February 2013: Photonic Floquet topological insulators

Crystal and Graphene Science Symposium, Boston, September 2012: Strain-induced magnetism and novel edge states in optical graphene

SIAM conference on nonlinear waves, San Jose, June 2012: Strain-induced Landau levels in photonic crystal slabs: linear and nonlinear properties

Conference on Lasers and Electro Optics (CLEO), San Jose, May, 2012: Strain-induced Band Gap and Effective Magnetic Field in Photonic Crystals

Yale University Applied Physics Department seminar, New Haven, February 2012: Disorder-enhanced transport in photonics quasicrystals

University of Quebec (INRS Varennes) colloquium, October 2011: Disorder-enhanced transport in photonic quasicrystals and band gaps in amorphous photonic lattices

University of Toronto, ECTI Lectureship, October 2011: Disorder-enhanced transport in photonic quasicrystals and band gaps in amorphous photonic lattices

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, applied mathematics colloqium, September 2011: Nonlinear optics of microstructures: recent results and open problems

Information Photonics 2011, Ottawa, May, 2011: Magnetic field effects and solitons in strained photonic graphene

IMACS Conference on Nonlinear Evolution Equations and Wave Phenomena, Athens, GA, April, 2011: Disorder-enhanced transport in photonic quasicrystals: Anderson localization and delocalization

SIAM Conference on Nonlinear Waves and Coherent Structures, Philadelphia, August, 2010: Band gaps in amorphous photonic lattices

Conference on Lasers and Electro Optics (CLEO), San Jose, May, 2010: Band gaps in amorphous photonic lattices

Dartmouth University Applied Math Seminar, November, 2009: Upper bounds on photonic bandgaps

Applied mathematics colloquium, Columbia University, April 2009: Upper bounds on photonic bandgaps

Wave propagation seminar, New Jersey Institute of Technology, April 2009: Upper bounds on photonic bandgaps

Soft matter seminar series, NYU Center for Soft Matter Research, March 2009: Upper bounds on photonic bandgaps

Applied math days workshop, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, November 2008: Optimizing photonic quasicrystals

Solid state physics seminar, Brooklyn College, November 2008: Optimizing photonic quasicrystals

Applied Mathematics Seminar, Courant Institute, September 2008: A few inverse problems in statistical mechanics and photonics

Princeton Center for Theoretical Science, June 2008: Upper bounds on photonic bandgaps

“Dynarum” (DARPA collaboration on robust uncertainty management) Kickoff Meeting, January, 2007, Caltech, Pasadena, CA: Inverse Problems and Optimization Techniques for Designed Materials