2018

  1. Z. Liu, D. Zhu, S. P. Rodrigues, K.-T. Lee, and Wenshan Cai, “Generative model for the inverse design of metasurfaces,” Nano Letters , in press (2018).
  2. M. Taghinejad, H. Taghinejad, Z. Xu, K.-T. Lee, S. P. Rodrigues, J. Yan, A. Adibi, T. Lian, and Wenshan Cai, “Ultrafast control of phase and polarization of light expedited by hot-electron transfer,” Nano Letters, Vol. 18, 5544-5551 (2018).
  3. J. Cai, Z. Zhu, P. F. A. Alkemade, E. van Veldhoven, Q. Wang, H. Ge, S. P. Rodrigues, Wenshan Cai, and W.-D. Li, “3D volumetric energy deposition of focused helium ion beam lithography: visualization, modeling, and applications in nanofabrication,” Advanced Materials Interfaces, Vol. 5, 1800203 (2018).
  4. M. Taghinejad, H. Taghinejad, Z. Xu, Y. Liu, S. P. Rodrigues, K.-T. Lee, T. Lian, A. Adibi, and Wenshan Cai, “Hot-electron assisted femtosecond all-optical modulation in plasmonics,” Advanced Materials, Vol. 30, 1704915 (2018).
  5. 2017

  6. L. Kang, S. P. Rodrigues, M. Taghinejad, S. Lan, K.-T. Lee, Y. Liu, D. H. Werner, A. M. Urbas, and Wenshan Cai, “Preserving spin states upon reflection: Linear and nonlinear responses of a chiral meta-mirror,” Nano Letters, Vol. 17, No. 11, 7102-7109 (2017).
  7. N. Zhang, W. Sun, S. P. Rodrigues, K. Wang, Z. Gu, S. Wang, Wenshan Cai, S. Xiao, and Q. Song, “Highly reproducible organometallic halide perovskite microdevices based on top-down lithography,” Advanced Materials, Vol. 29, 1606205 (2017).
  8. S. P. Rodrigues, S. Lan, L. Kang, Y. Cui, P. W. Panuski, S. Wang, A. M. Urbas, and Wenshan Cai, “Intensity-dependent modulation of optically active signals in a chiral metamaterial,” Nature Communications, Vol. 8, 14602 (2017).
  9. S. Lan, S. P. Rodrigues, M. Taghinejad, and Wenshan Cai, “Dark plasmonic modes in diatomic gratings for plasmoelectronics,” Laser & Photonics Reviews, Vol. 11, 1600312 (2017).
  10. 2016

  11. Z. Wang, H, Jia, K. Yao, Wenshan Cai, H. Chen, and Y. Liu, “Circular dichroism metamirrors with near-perfect extinction,” ACS Photonics, Vol. 3, No. 11, 2096–2101 (2016).
  12. S. Lan, Sean P. Rodrigues, Y. Cui, L. Kang, W. Cai, “Electrically tunable harmonic generation of light from plasmonic structures in electrolytes,” Nano Letters, Vol. 16, No. 8, 5074-5079 (2016).
  13. S. Lan, Sean P. Rodrigues, L. Kang, W. Cai, “Visualizing optical phase anisotropy in black phosphorus,” ACS Photonics, Vol. 3, No. 7, 1176-1181 (2016).
  14. L. Zhou, Y. Tan, J. Wang, W. Xu, Y. Yuan, Wenshan Cai, S. Zhu, and J. Zhu, “3D self-assembly of aluminium nanoparticles for plasmon-enhanced solar desalination,” Nature Photonics, Vol. 10, No. 6, 393-398 (2016).
  15. 2015

  16. S. Lan, L. Kang, D. T. Schoen, Sean P. Rodrigues, Y. Cui, M. L. Brongersma, W. Cai, “Backward phase-matching for nonlinear optical generation in negative-index materials,” Nature Materials, Vol. 14, No. 8, 807-811 (2015).

  17. L. Kang, S. Lan, Y. Cui, Sean P. Rodrigues, Y. Liu, D. H. Werner, W. Cai, “An active metamaterial platform for chiral responsive optoelectronics,” Advanced Materials, Vol. 27, No. 29, 4377-4383 (2015).
  18. S. P. Rodrigues and Wenshan Cai, "Nonlinear optics: Tuning harmonics with excitons," Nature Nanotechnology, Vol. 10, No. 5, 387-388 (2015).
  19. S. P. Rodrigues, Y. Cui, S. Lan, L. Kang, and Wenshan Cai, "Metamaterials enable chiral-selective enhancement of two-photon luminescence from quantum emitters," Advanced Materials, Vol. 27, No. 6, 1124-1130 (2015).
  20. 2014

  21. L. Kang, Y. Cui, S. Lan, S. P. Rodrigues, M. L. Brongersma, and Wenshan Cai, "Electrifying photonic metamaterials for tunable nonlinear optics," Nature Communications, Vol. 5, 4680 (2014).
  22. S. P. Rodrigues, S. Lan, L. Kang, Y. Cui, and Wenshan Cai, "Nonlinear imaging and spectroscopy of chiral metamaterials," Advanced Materials, Vol. 26, No. 35, 6157-6162 (2014).
  23. Y. Cui, L. Kang, S. Lan, S. Rodrigues, and Wenshan Cai, "Giant chiral optical response from a twisted-arc metamaterial," Nano Letters, Vol. 14, No. 2, 1021-1025 (2014).
  24. 2013

  25. W. Shin, Wenshan Cai, P. B. Catrysse, G. Veronis, M. L. Brongersma, and S. Fan, "Broadband sharp 90-degree bends and T-splitters in plasmonic coaxial waveguides," Nano Letters, Vol. 13, No. 10, 4753-4758 (2013).
  26. Wenshan Cai, "Viewpoint: Metal-coated waveguide stretches wavelengths to infinity (invited)," Physics, Vol. 6, No. 1, DOI: 10.1103/Physics.6.1 (2013).
  27. 2012

  28. F. Afshinmanesh, J. S. White, Wenshan Cai, and M. L. Brongersma, "Measurement of the polarization state of light using an integrated plasmonic polarimeter," Nanophotonics, Vol. 1, No. 2, 125-129 (2012).
  29. E. C. Garnett, Wenshan Cai, J. J. Cha, F. Mahmood, S. T. Connor, M. G. Christoforo, Y. Cui, M. D. McGehee, and M. L. Brongersma, "Self-limited plasmonic welding of silver nanowire junctions," Nature Materials, Vol. 11, No. 3, 241-249 (2012).
  30. Wenshan Cai, Y. C. Jun, and M. L. Brongersma, "Electrical control of plasmonic nanodevices," SPIE Newsroom, DOI: 10.1117/2.1201112.004060 (2012).
  31. 2011

  32. J. S. Q. Liu, R. A. Pala, F. Afshinmanesh, Wenshan Cai, and M. L. Brongersma, "A submicron plasmonic dichroic splitter," Nature Communications, Vol. 2, 525 (2011).
  33. Wenshan Cai, A. P. Vasudev, and M. L. Brongersma, "Electrically controlled nonlinear generation of light with plasmonics," Science, Vol. 333, No. 6050, 1720-1723 (2011).
  34. Wenshan Cai and V. M. Shalaev, "Into the visible," Physics World, Vol. 24, No. 7, 30-34 (2011).
  35. I-K. Ding, J. Zhu, Wenshan Cai, S.-J. Moon, N. Cai, P. Wang, S. M. Zakeeruddin, M. Grätzel, M. L. Brongersma, Y. Cui, and M. D. Mcgehee, "Plasmonic dye-sensitized solar cells," Advanced Energy Materials, Vol. 1, No.1, 52-57 (2011).
  36. 2010

  37. Wenshan Cai, W. Shin, S. Fan, and M. L. Brongersma, "Elements for plasmonic nanocircuits with three-dimensional slot waveguides," Advanced Materials, Vol. 22, No.45, 5120-5124 (2010).
  38. Wenshan Cai and M. L. Brongersma, "Plasmonics gets transformed," Nature Nanotechnology, Vol. 5, No.7, 485-486 (2010).
  39. R. D. Kekatpure, E. S. Barnard, Wenshan Cai, and M. L. Brongersma, "Phase-coupled plasmon-induced transparency," Physical Review Letters, Vol. 104, 243902 (2010).
  40. J. A. Schuller, E. S. Barnard, Wenshan Cai, Y. C. Jun, J. S. White, and M. L. Brongersma, "Plasmonics for extreme light concentration and manipulation," Nature Materials, Vol. 9, No. 3, 193-204 (2010).
  41. L. Cao, P. Fan, A. Vasudev, J. S. White, Z. Yu, Wenshan Cai, J. A. Schuller, S. Fan, and M. L. Brongersma, "Semiconductor nanowire optical antenna solar absorbers," Nano Letters, Vol. 10, No. 2, 439-445 (2010).
  42. 2009

  43. Wenshan Cai, J. S. White, M. L. Brongersma, "Compact, high-speed and power-efficient electrooptic plasmonic modulators," Nano Letters, Vol. 9, No. 12, 4403-4411 (2009).
  44. 2008

  45. A. V. Kildishev, Wenshan Cai, U. K. Chettiar, and V. M. Shalaev, "Transformation optics: approaching broadband electromagnetic cloaking," New Journal of Physics, Vol. 10, 115029 (2008).
  46. U. K. Chettiar, S. Xiao, A. V. Kildishev, Wenshan Cai, H.-K. Yuan, V. P. Drachev, and V. M. Shalaev, "Optical Metamagnetism and Negative-Index Metamaterials," MRS Bulletin, Vol. 33, No. 10, 921-926 (2008).
  47. Wenshan Cai, U. K. Chettiar, A. V. Kildishev, and V. M. Shalaev, "Designs for optical cloaking with high-order transformations," Optics Express, Vol. 16, No. 8, 5444-5452 (2008).
  48. V. P. Drachev, U. K. Chettiar, A. V. Kildishev, H.-K. Yuan, Wenshan Cai, and V. M. Shalaev, "The Ag dielectric function in plasmonic metamaterials," Optics Express, Vol. 16, No. 2, 1186-1195 (2008).
  49. 2007

  50. Wenshan Cai, U. K. Chettiar, A. V. Kildishev, V. M. Shalaev, and G. M. Milton, "Nonmagnetic cloak with minimized scattering," Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 91, 111105 (2007).
  51. U. K. Chettiar, A. V. Kildishev, H.-K. Yuan, Wenshan Cai, S. Xiao, V. P. Drachev, and V. M. Shalaev, "Dual-band negative index metamaterial: double-negative at 813 nm and single-negative at 772 nm," Optics Letters, Vol. 32, No. 12, 1671-1673 (2007).
  52. Wenshan Cai, U. K. Chettiar, A. V. Kildishev, and V. M. Shalaev, "Optical cloaking with metamaterials," Nature Photonics, Vol. 1, No. 4, 224-227 (2007). [Cover article]
  53. Wenshan Cai, U. K. Chettiar, H.-K. Yuan, V. C. de Silva, A. V. Kildishev, V. P. Drachev, and V. M. Shalaev, "Metamagnetics with rainbow colors," Optics Express, Vol. 15, No. 6, 3333-3341 (2007).
  54. H.-K. Yuan, U. K. Chettiar, Wenshan Cai, A. V. Kildishev, A. Boltasseva, V. P. Drachev, and V. M. Shalaev, "A negative permeability material at red light," Optics Express, Vol. 15, No. 3, 1076-1083 (2007).
  55. 2006

  56. A. V. Kildishev, Wenshan Cai, U. K. Chettiar, H.-K. Yuan, A. K. Sarychev, V. P. Drachev, and V. M. Shalaev, "Negative refractive index in optics of metal-dielectric composites," Journal of the Optical Society of America B, Vol. 23, No. 3, 423-433 (2006).
  57. V. P. Drachev, Wenshan Cai, U. K. Chettiar, H.-K. Yuan, A. K. Sarychev, A. V. Kildishev, G. Klimeck, and V. M. Shalaev, "Experimental verification of an optical negative-index material," Laser Physics Letters, Vol. 3, No. 1, 49-55 (2006).
  58. 2005+

  59. Wenshan Cai, D. A. Genov and V. M. Shalaev, "Superlens based on metal-dielectric composites," Physical Review B, Vol. 72, 193101 (2005).
  60. V. M. Shalaev, Wenshan Cai, U. K. Chettiar, H.-K. Yuan, A. K. Sarychev, V. P. Drachev, and A. V. Kildishev, "Negative index of refraction in optical metamaterials," Optics Letters, Vol. 30, No. 24, 3356-3358 (2005).
  61. Wenshan Cai, Y. Dong, X. Jia, J. Wang, H. Wang, L. Lu, and S. Xie, "Enhanced performance with optimized input power and increased dynamic range for wavelength conversion using four-wave-mixing in SOAs," Optics Communications, Vol. 193, 245-251 (2001).
  62. Y. Dong, Wenshan Cai, M. Zou, Q. Zhang, M. Yao, and S. Xie, "Suppression of waveform distortion in a semiconductor optical amplifier using birefringence and slope filtering," Electronics Letters, Vol. 37, No. 11, 704-705 (2001).
  63. Y. Dong, Wenshan Cai, X. Jia, H. Wang, L. Lu, and S. Xie, "Noninverted wavelength conversion with signal improvement and chirp compression utilizing birefringence in SOAs," Optics Communications, Vol. 191, 229-234 (2001).
  64. Q. Xu, Y. Dong, M. Yao, Wenshan Cai, and J. Zhang, "Experimental demonstration of pattern effect compensation using an asymmetrical Mach-Zehnder interferometer with SOAs," IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, Vol. 13, No. 12, 1325-1327 (2001).
  65. Wenshan Cai, Y. Dong, J. Wang, and S. Xie, "Effects of gain modulation on wavelength conversion using FWM in semiconductor optical amplifiers," Journal of the Korean Physical Society, Vol. 39, S237-S241, (2001).
  66. J. Wang, Y. Dong, Wenshan Cai, J. Yan, Y. Ma, X. Jia, M. Zou, and S. Xie, "Programmable optical add/drop multiplexer with enhanced temperature sensitivity," Optics communications, Vol. 200, 153-157 (2001).
  67. Y. Dong, J. Wang, X. Jia, Wenshan Cai, and S. Xie, "Birefringence in semiconductor optical amplifiers and its application to all optical noninverted wavelength conversion," Journal of the Korean Physical Society, Vol. 39, S415-S418, (2001).
  68. L. Lu, Y. Dong, H. Wang, Wenshan Cai, and S. Xie, "Bit-error-rate performance dependence on pump and signal powers of the wavelength converter based on FWM in semiconductor optical amplifiers," IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, Vol. 12, No. 7, 855-857 (2000).