1. work in progress…

Popular articles:

  • J. Gómez Rivas, S.R.K. Rodriguez and G. Lozano
    Nanophotonics for solid state lighting,
    Photon. Mag. 39, 19-23 (2014). pdf
  • Shunsuke Murai, Gabriel Lozano, Marc A. Verschuuren, Said R. K. Rodriguez, and Jaime Gómez Rivas
    Improving the efficiency of white LEDs
     SPIE Newsroom (2014).  pdf
  • Said Rahimzadeh-Kalaleh Rodriguez, Gabriel Lozano, Marc Verschuuren, Jaime Gómez Rivas
    Lichtemissie van roosters van nanoantennes
    Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Natuurkunde, January (2014).  pdf

Peer-reviewed papers:

  1. S.R.K. Rodriguez, V. Goblot, N. Carlon Zambon, A. Amo, and J. Bloch
    Non-reciprocity and zero reflection in nonlinear cavities with tailored loss
    Phys. Rev. A 99, 013851 (2019). pdf
  2. S.R.K. Rodriguez, A. Amo, I. Carusotto  I. Sagnes, L. Le Gratiet, E. Galopin, A. Lemaitre, and J. Bloch
    Nonlinear polariton localization in strongly coupled driven-dissipative microcavities
    ACS Photonics (2017). pdf
  3. S.R.K. Rodriguez, W. Casteels, F. Storme, N. Carlon Zambon,  I. Sagnes, L. Le Gratiet, E. Galopin, A. Lemaitre, A. Amo, C. Ciuti, and J. Bloch
    Probing a dissipative phase transition via dynamical optical hysteresis
    Phys. Rev. Lett.118, 247402 (2017). pdf
  4. Mohammad Ramezani, Alexei Halpin, Antonio I. Fernandez-Dominguez, Johannes Feist, Said Rahimzadeh-Kalaleh Rodriguez, Francisco J. Garcia-Vidal, Jaime Gómez Rivas,
    Plasmon-exciton-polariton lasing.  pdf
    Optica 4, 31 (2017).
  5. Invited Review: G. Lozano, S. R. K. Rodriguez, M. A. Verschuuren, and J. Gomez Rivas,
    Metallic nanostructures for efficient LED lighting,
    Light: Science & Applications 5, e16080 (2016). pdf
  6. S. R. K. Rodriguez, A. Amo, I. Sagnes, L. Le Gratiet, E. Galopin, A. Lemaite, J. Bloch
    Interaction-induced hopping phase in driven-dissipative coupled photonic microcavities
    Nature Commun. 7, 11887 (2016). pdf
  7. Giuseppe Pirruccio, Mohammad Ramezani, Said Rahimzadeh-Kalaleh Rodriguez, and Jaime Gómez Rivas,
    Coherent control of the optical absorption in a plasmonic lattice coupled to a luminescent layer,
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 116, 103002 (2016). pdf
  8. Said Rahimzadeh-Kalaleh Rodriguez,
    Classical and quantum distinctions between weak and strong coupling,
    Eur. J. Phys. 37 025802 (2016). pdf
  9. D. K. G. de Boer, M. A. Verschuuren, K. Guo, A. F. Koenderink, J. Gómez Rivas, and S. R. K. Rodriguez
    Directional sideward emission from luminescent plasmonic nanostructures,
    Opt. Express , 24, A388 (2016).
  10. Toon  Coenen, David T. Schoen, Sander Mann, Said R. K. Rodriguez,  Benjamin J. M. Brenny, Albert Polman, and Mark L. Brongersma,
    Nanoscale spatial coherent control over the modal excitation of a coupled  plasmonic resonator system,
    Nano Lett., 15, 7666 (2015).
  11. S.R.K. Rodriguez*, F. Bernal Arango*, T.P. Steinbusch*, M.A. Verschuuren, A.F. Koenderink, J. Gomez Rivas,
    Breaking the symmetry of forward-backward light emission with magnetoelectric resonances in arrays of pyramid-shaped aluminum nanoparticles,
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 247401 (2014).  pdf
    Focus in Physics
    Pro-physik highlight (in German)
    Bits & Chips highlight (in Dutch)
  12. S.R.K. Rodriguez, Y.T. Chen, T.P. Steinbusch, M.A. Verschuuren, A.F. Koenderink, J. Gomez Rivas,
    From weak to strong coupling of localized surface plasmons to guided modes in a luminescent slab,
    Phys. Rev. B 90, 235406 (2014). pdf
  13. A. Abbas*, S.R.K. Rodriguez*, T. Ako, T. Aubert, M.A. Verschuuren, D. van Thourhout, Z. Hens, J. Beeckman, J. Gomez Rivas, B. Maes,
    Active liquid crystal tuning of metallic nanoantenna enhanced light emission from colloidal quantum dots,
    Nano Lett. 14, 5555 (2014). pdf
  14. A. Abbas*, S.R.K. Rodriguez*, J. Gomez Rivas,  B. Maes,
    Tailoring dispersion and eigenfield profiles of plasmonic surface lattice resonances,
    ACS Photonics 1, 61 (2014).   pdf
  15. Invited : S.R.K. Rodriguez and J. Gomez Rivas,
    Surface lattice resonances strongly coupled to Rhodamine 6G excitons: tuning the plasmon-exciton-polariton mass and composition,
    Opt. Express 21, 27411 (2013).   pdf
  16. S.R.K. Rodriguez, J. Feist, M.A. Vershuuren, F.J. Garcia Vidal, J. Gomez Rivas, Thermalization and cooling of plasmon-exciton-polaritons: Towards quantum condensation,
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 111, 166802 (2013).   pdf
    – Highlighted by
    – Highlighted by Wetenschap24 (in Dutch)
  17. S.R.K. Rodriguez, O.T.A. Janssen, G. Lozano, A. Omari, Z. Hens, J. Gomez Rivas,
    Near-field resonance at far-field induced transparency in diffractive arrays of plasmonic nanorods,
    Opt. Lett. 38, 1238 (2013).  pdf
  18. G. Lozano, D.J. Louwers, S.R.K. Rodriguez, S. Murai, O.T.A. Janssen, M.A. Vershuuren, J. Gomez Rivas,
    Plasmonics for solid-state lighting: Enhanced excitation and directional emission of highly efficient light sources,
    Light: Science & Applications 2, e66 (2013).   pdf
    – Nature Photonics highlight: new research direction in plasmonics
  19. S. Murai, M.A. Vershuuren, G. Lozano, G. Pirruccio. S.R.K. Rodriguez,  J. Gomez Rivas,
    Hybrid plasmonic-photonic modes in diffractive arrays of nanoparticles coupled to light-emitting optical waveguides,
    Opt. Express 21, 4250 (2013).   pdf
  20. S.R.K. Rodriguez, S. Murai, M.A. Vershuuren, J. Gomez Rivas,
    Light-emitting waveguide plasmon polaritons,
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 109, 166803 (2012).   pdf
  21. S.R.K. Rodriguez*, M.C. Schaafsma*, A. Berrier, J. Gomez Rivas,
    Collective resonances in plasmonic crystals: Size matters,
    Phys. B 407, 4081 (2012).  pdf
  22. G. Pirruccio, G. Lozano, Y. Zhang, S.R.K. Rodriguez, R. Gomes, Z. Hens, J. Gomez Rivas,
    Coherent absorption and enhanced photoluminescence in thin layers of nanorods,
    Phys. Rev. B, 85, 165455 (2012).  pdf
  23. S.R.K. Rodriguez, G. Lozano, M. A. Verschuuren, R. Gomes, K. Lambert, B. De Geyter, A. Hassinen, D. Van Thourhout, Z. Hens, J. Gomez Rivas,
    Quantum rod emission coupled to plasmonic lattice resonances: A collective directional source of polarized light,
    Appl. Phys. Lett.  100, 111103 (2012).  pdf
  24. S.R.K. Rodriguez, A. Abass, B. Maes, O. T. A. Janssen, G. Vecchi, J. Gomez Rivas, Coupling Bright and Dark Plasmonic Lattice Resonances,
    Phys. Rev. X 1, 021019 (2011). pdf
    – Highlighted in a Nature Photonics Review of plasmonic meta-surfaces
  25. P. Offermans, M. C. Schaafsma, S. R. K. Rodriguez, Y. Zhang, M. Crego-Calama, S. H. Brongersma, and J. Gomez Rivas,
    Universal Scaling of the Figure of Merit of Plasmonic Sensors,
    ACS Nano 5, 5151 (2011).  pdf
  26. S. Rahimzadeh-Kalaleh, G. Ambrosio, G. Chlachidze, C. Donnelly, M. Tartaglia, Analysis of Voltage Spikes in Superconducting Nb3Sn Magnets,
    IEEE Trans. Appl. Superconduct. 19, 2442 (2009).
  27. M.A. Tartaglia, J. Blowers, D. Capista, D.J. Harding, O. Kiemschies, S. Rahimzadeh-Kalaleh, J.C. Tompkins,
    Magnet Reliability in the Fermilab Main Injector and Implications for the ILC,
    IEEE Trans. Appl. Superconduct. 18, 338 (2008).

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PhD Thesis:  Coupling Light and Matter in Metallic Nanoparticle Arrays
Defended at: Technical University of Eindhoven, the Netherlands,  (2014)
– PhD granted with ‘Cum Laude’ (Greatest Distinction reserved for top 3-5% of all PhDs in the Netherlands)
– Recipient of the 2016 Best Physics Thesis prize from FOM.
FOM is the Dutch Institute of Physics, and with this prize they recognize the best thesis of all Physics in the Netherlands. The prize includes 10,000 Euros and an invited talk at a special session at the Physics@FOM conference.

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Master Thesis:  Light scattering and quantum dot emission close to nanoantenna arrays
Defended at: Ghent University, Belgium (2010), in the context of the Erasmus Mundus Masters in Photonics, which included 5 European Universities
– Masters granted with Greatest Distinction
– Thesis was co-awarded the Best thesis prize