Publications

A full list of publications from the Young-Quantum group can be found on Professor Young's Google Scholar page and at Lancaster University's research portal. Publication statistics, correct to the end of 2016:

YQ-Publications

2016

  1. "Increasing the light extraction and longevity of TMDC monolayers using liquid formed micro-lenses" C. S. Woodhead, J. Roberts, Y. J. Noori, Y. Cao, R. Bernardo-Gavito, P. Tovee, A. Kozikov, K. Novoselov and R. J. Young. 2D Materials 4, 015032 (2016)
  2. "Photonic crystals to enhance light extraction from 2D materials" Y. J. Noori, Y. Cao, J. Roberts, C. S. Woodhead, R. Bernardo-Gavito, P. Tovee and R. J. Young. ACS Photonics - Article ASAP DOI: 10.1021/acsphotonics.6b00779 (2016)
  3. "Providing a specific output in response to a specific input" GB1616973.2 (2016)
  4. "Nondeterministic response to a challenge" GB1613595.6 (2016)
  5. "Generating a Nondeterministic Response to a Challenge" GB1613003.1 (2016)
  6. "Generating a Unique Response to a Challenge" GB1613002.3 (2016)
  7. "Improvements Relating to the Authentication of Physical Entities" GB1611553.7 (2016)
  8. "Quantum Physical Unclonable Function" GB1611554.5 (2016)
  9. "Analysing radiative and non-radiative recombination in InAs quantum dots grown on Si substrates for integrated laser applications" J. R. Orchard, C. Woodhead, S. Shutts, J. Wu, A. Sobiesierski, R. J. Young, R. Beanland. H. Liu, P. M. Smowton and D. J. Mowbray. Proc. SPIE 9758, Quantum Dots and Nanostructures: Growth, Characterization, and Modeling XIII, 975809 (2016)
  10. "Atomic-scale Authentication with Resonant Tunneling Diodes" J. Roberts, I. E. Bagci, M. A. M. Zawawi, J. Sexton, N. Hulbert, Y. J. Noori, C. S. Woodhead, M. Missous, M. A. Migliorato, U. Roedig and R. J. Young. MRS Advances 1, 1625 (2016)
  11. "Using quantum effects in nanomaterials for unique identification" R. J. Young, J. Roberts, P. Speed. SPIE Newsroom (2016)
  12. "Heterodimensional charge-carrier confinement in stacked submonolayer InAs in GaAs" S. Harrison, M. P. Young, P. D. Hodgson, R. J. Young, M. Hayne, L. Danos, A. Schliwa, A. Strittmatter, A. Lenz, H. Eisele, U. W. Pohl and D. Bimberg. Physical Review B 93, 085302 (2016)

2015

  1. "Using Quantum Confinement to Uniquely Identify Devices" J. Roberts, I. E. Bagci, M. A. M. Zawawi, J. Sexton, N. Hulbert, Y. J. Noori, M. P. Young, C. S. Woodhead, M. Missous, M. A. Migliorato, U. Roedig and R. J. Young. Scientific Reports 5,16456 (2015)
  2. "Visible spectrum quantum light sources based on InGaN/GaN quantum dots" S. Tomic, J. Pal, M. Migliorato, R. J. Young and N. Vukmirovic. ACS Photonics 2, 958 (2015)
  3. "Hybrid type-I InAs/GaAs and type-II GaSb/GaAs quantum dot structure with enhanced photoluminescence" H.-M. Ji, B. Liang, P. J. Simmonds, B.-C. Juang, T. Yang, R. J. Young and D. L. Huffaker. Applied Physics Letters 106, 103104 (2015)
  4. "Improvements relating to the authentication of physical entities" GB1501342.8 (2015)
  5. "Encoding data using dynamic system coupling" WO/2015/019054 (2015)
  6. "Apparatus and method for projecting light through a light dispersive medium" GB1520076.9 (2015)

2014

  1. "Photoluminescence studies of individual and few GaSb/GaAs quantum rings" M. P. Young, C. S. Woodhead, J. Roberts, Y. J. Noori, M. T. Noble, A. Krier, E. P. Smakman, P. M. Koenraad, M. Hayne and R. J. Young. AIP Advances 4, 117127 (2014)
  2. "Unique identifier" GB1406002.4 (2014)
  3. "Quantum information system"  US Patent 8,670,672 (2014)

2013

  1. "Hole migration and optically induced charge depletion in GaSb/GaAs wetting layers and quantum rings" P. D. Hodgson, R. J. Young, M. A. Kamarudin, Q. D. Zhuang and M. Hayne. Physical Review B 89, 155322 (2013)
  2. "Blueshifts of the emission energy in type-II quantum dot and quantum ring nanostructures" P. D. Hodgson, R. J. Young, M. Ahmad Kamarudin, P. J. Carrington, A. Krier, Q. D. Zhuang, E. P. Smakman, P. M. Koenraad and M. Hayne. Journal of Applied Physics 114, 073519 (2013)
  3. "Rapid thermal annealing and photoluminescence of type-II GaSb single monolayer quantum dot stacks" A. S. Mahajumi, P. Carrington, I. Kostakis, M. Missous, A. Sanchez, Q. Zhuang, R. J. Young, M. Hayne and A. Krier. Journal of Physics D 46, 305104 (2013)
  4. "The structural, electronic and optical properties of GaSb/GaAs nanostructures for charge-based memory" M. Hayne, R. J. Young, E. P. Smakman, T. Nowozin, P. Hodgson, J. K. Garleff, P. Rambabu, P. M. Koenraad, A. Marent, L. Bonato, A. Schliwa and D. Bimberg. Journal of Physics D 46, 264001 (2013)
  5. "High-accuracy analysis of nanoscale semiconductor layers using beam-exit Ar-ion polishing and scanning probe microscopy" A. Robson, I. Grishin, R.J. Young, A.M. Sanchez, O. Kolosov and M. Hayne. ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces 5, 3241 (2013)
  6. "Long-wavelength photoluminescence from stacked layers of high-quality type-II GaSb/GaAs quantum rings" P. Carrington, R.J. Young, P. Hodgson, A.M. Sanchez, M. Hayne and A. Krier. Crystal Growth and Design 13, 1226 (2013)
  7. "Microtopography of the eye surface of the crab Carcinus maenas: an atomic force microscope study suggesting a possible antifouling potential" G. Greco, T. Svaldo Lanero, S. Torrassa, R. J. Young, M. Vassalli, A. Cavaliere, R. Rolandi, E. Pelucchi, M. Faimali and J. Davenport. Journal of the Royal Society Interface 6, 84 (2013)
  8. "Antimonide quantum dot nanostructures for novel photonic device applications" Anthony Krier, Peter J Carrington, Qiandong Zhuang, Robert J Young, Manus Hayne, Lu Qi, Juanita James, Magnus C Wagener, J Reinhardt Botha, Paul Koenraad and Erwin Smakman. The wonder of nanotechnology: quantum optoelectronic devices and applications, ed. M. Razeghi, L. Esaki and K. von Klitzing (ISBN 13:9780819495969, 2013)

2012

  1. "Optical observation of single-carrier charging in type-II quantum ring ensembles" R. J. Young, E. P. Smakman, A. M. Sanchez, P. Hodgson, P. M. Koenraad and M. Hayne. Applied Physics Letters 100, 082104 (2012)
  2. "GaSb/GaAs quantum dot formation and demolition studied with cross-sectional scanning tunneling microscopy" E. P. Smakman, J. K Garleff, R. J. Young, M. Hayne, P. Rambabu and P. M. Koenraad. Applied Physics Letters 100, 142116 (2012)
  3. "Linking structural and electronic properties of high-purity self-assembled GaSb/GaAs quantum dots" T. Nowozin, A. Marent, L. Bonato, A. Schliwa, D. Bimberg, E.P. Smakman, J.K. Garleff, P.M. Koenraad, R.J. Young and M. Hayne. Physical Review B 86, 035305 (2012)
  4. "Sub 10 ps carrier response times in electroabsorption modulators using quantum well offsetting" C. L. M. Daunt, C. S. Cleary, R. J. Manning, K. Thomas, R. J. Young, E. Pelucchi, B. Corbett and F. H. Peters. Quantum Electronics 48, 1467 (2012)

2011

  1. "Quantum information to the home" I. Choi, R. J. Young and P. D. Townsend. New Journal of Physics 13, 063039 (2011)
  2. "Compact Electroabsorption Modulators for Photonic Integrated Circuits, using an Isolated Pedestal Contact scheme" C. L. M. Daunt, J. O'Callaghan, K. H. Lee, H. Yang, R. J. Young, K. Thomas, E. Pelucchi, B. Corbett and F. H. Peters. Photonics Technology Letters 99, 1 (2011)
  3. "Tuning the excitonic properties of self-assembled GaSb/GaAs quantum rings" M. A. Kamarudin, M. Hayne, R. J. Young, Q. D. Zhuang, T. Ben and S. I. Molina. Physical Review B 83, 115311 (2011)
  4. "Relevance of the purity level in a MetalOrganic Vapour Phase Epitaxy reactor environment for the growth of high quality pyramidal site-controlled Quantum Dots" V. Dimastrodonato, L.O. Mereni, R. J. Young and E. Pelucchi. Journal of Crystal Growth 315, 119 (2011)

pre-2011

  1. "Low-angle misorientation dependence of the optical properties of InGaAs/InAlAs quantum wells" R. J. Young, L. O. Mereni, N. Petkov, G. R. Knight, V. Dimastrodonato, P. K. Hurley, G. Hughes and E. Pelucchi. Journal of Crystal Growth 312, 1546 (2010)
  2. "Quantum Key Distribution on a 10Gb/s WDM-PON" I. Choi, R. J. Young and P. D. Townsend. Optics Express 18, 9600 (2010)
  3. "Quantum memories" C. Simon et al., review of ‘quantum memories’ work package from Qubit Applications project. The European Physical Journal D 58, 1 (2010)
  4. "AlGaAs/GaAs/AlGaAs quantum wells as a sensitive tool for the MOVPE reactor environment: a route towards record material quality" V. Dimastrodonato, L. O. Mereni, R. J. Young and E. Pelucchi. Journal of Crystal Growth 312, 3057 (2010)
  5. "Single-photon and entangled-photon sources for quantum information" D. A. Ritchie, R. M. Stevenson, R. J. Young, A. J. Hudson, C. Salter, D. J. P. Ellis, A. J. Bennett, P. Atkinson, K. Cooper, I. Farrer, C. A. Nicoll and A. J. Shields. Optoelectronic and Microelectronic Materials and Devices (COMMAD) 229 (2010)
  6. "Growth and structural characterization of pyramidal site-controlled quantum dots with high uniformity and spectral purity" V. Dimastrodonato, L.O. Mereni, R. J. Young and E. Pelucchi. Phys. Status Solidi B 247, 1862 (2010)
  7. "Pyramidal quantum dots: High uniformity and narrow excitonic emission" L. O. Mereni, V. Dimastrodonato, R. J. Young and E. Pelucchi. Superlattices and Microstructures 47, 78 (2010)
  8. "Record Narrow Excitonic Peak Linewidth of Novel Site Controlled Quantum Dots: Growth and Physics" L. O. Mereni, V. Dimastrodonato, R. J. Young and E. Pelucchi. 11th International Conference on Optics of Excitons in Confined Systems (OECS11) 54888 (2010)
  9. "An Optical Retrieval System, Data Storage System, Data Storage Medium And Method Of Optical" GB2451803 B, US Patent 8,537,649 (2010)
  10. "Bell-inequality violation with a triggered photon-pair source" R. J. Young, R. M. Stevenson, A. J. Hudson, C. A. Nicoll, D. A. Ritchie and A. J. Shields. Physical Review Letters 102, 030406 (2009)
  11. "A site-controlled quantum dot system offering both high uniformity and spectral purity" L. O. Mereni, V. Dimastrodonato, R. J. Young and E. Pelucchi. Applied Physics Letters 94, 223121 (2009)
  12. "Time-evolving entanglement and violation of Bell inequalities using a quantum dot photon-pair emitter" R. M. Stevenson, R. J. Young, A. J. Hudson, A. J. Bennett, C. A. Nicoll, D. A. Ritchie and A. J. Shields. IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics (2009)
  13. "Physics of novel site controlled InGaAs quantum dots on (111) oriented substrates" S. B. Healy, R. J. Young, L. O. Mereni, V. Dimastrodonato, E. Pelucchi and E. P. O’Reilly. Physica E 42, 2761 (2009)
  14. "Entangled Photon Pair Sources Fabricated from InAs Quantum Dots" D. A. Ritchie, R. M. Stevenson, R. J. Young, A. J. Hudson, D. J. Ellis, A. J. Bennett, P. Atkinson, K. Cooper, C. A. Nicoll and A. J. Shields. Advances in Optical Sciences Congress, OSA Technical Digest, IME4 (2009)
  15. "Entangled photon generation by quantum dots" A. J. Shield, R. M. Stevenson and R. J. Young. Nanoscience and Technology, Single Semiconductor QDs, ed. P. Michler (Springer, ISBN 978-3-540-87445-4, 2009)
  16. "Design of Single Growth Epitaxial Structures for Monolithic Integration of Single frequency Laser and Electro-absorption modulators" C. LL. M. Daunt, Y. Hua, J. O’Callaghan, R. J. Young, K. Thomas, E. Pelucchi, B. Corbett and F. Peters. Proceedings of IEEE Photonics Society Meeting, Belek, Turkey (2009)
  17. "Evolution of entanglement between distinguishable light states" R. M. Stevenson, A. J. Hudson, A. J. Bennett, R. J. Young, C. A. Nicoll, D. A. Ritchie and A. J. Shields. Physical Review Letters 101, 170501 (2008)
  18. "Modulation of single quantum dot energy levels by a surface-acoustic-wave" J. R. Gell, M. B. Ward, R. J. Young, R. M. Stevenson, P. Atkinson, D. Anderson, G. A. C. Jones, D. A. Ritchie and A. J. Shields. Applied Physics Letters 93, 081115 (2008)
  19. "Biphoton Interference with a quantum dot source of entangled light" A. J. Hudson, R. M. Stevenson, R. J. Young, P. Atkinson, K. Cooper, D. A. Ritchie and A. J. Shields. Physica E 40, 1880 (2008)
  20. "Quantum dots in planar cavities – single and entangled photon sources" R. J. Young, R. M. Stevenson, P. Atkinson, K. Cooper, D. A. Ritchie and A. J. Shields. Advances in Solid State Physics, ed. R. Haug (Springer, ISBN 978-3-540-38234-8, 2008)
  21. "Entangled photon pair emission and interference from single quantum dots" R. M. Stevenson, R. J. Young and A. J. Shields. Semiconductor Quantum Bits, ed. O. Benson (World Scientific, ISBN 978-981-4241-05-2, 2008)
  22. "Single electron-spin memory with a semiconductor quantum dot" R. J. Young, S. J. Dewhurst, R. M. Stevenson, P. Atkinson, A. J. Bennett, M. B. Ward, K. Cooper, D. A. Ritchie and A. J. Shields. New Journal of Physics 9, 365 (2007)
  23. "Coherence of an Entangled Exciton-Photon State" A. J. Hudson, R. M. Stevenson, A. J. Bennett, R. J. Young, C. A. Nicoll, P. Atkinson, K. Cooper, D. A. Ritchie and A. J. Shields. Physical Review Letters 99, 266802 (2007)
  24. "Controlling the polarization correlation of photon pairs from a charge-tunable quantum dot" R. J. Young, S. J. Dewhurst, R. M. Stevenson, A. J. Shields, P. Atkinson, K. Cooper and D. A. Ritchie. Applied Physics Letters 91, 011114 (2007)
  25. "Control of fine-structure splitting of individual InAs quantum dots by rapid thermal annealing" D. J. P. Ellis, R. M. Stevenson, R. J. Young, A. J. Shields, P. Atkinson and D. A. Ritchie. Applied Physics Letters 90, 011907 (2007)
  26. "Entangled photons from the biexciton cascade of quantum dots" R. J. Young, R. M. Stevenson, A. J. Shields, P. Atkinson, K. Cooper and D. A. Ritchie. Journal of Applied Physics 101, 081711 (2007)
  27. "Biphoton interference with a quantum dot entangled light source" R. M. Stevenson, A. J. Hudson, R. J. Young, P. Atkinson, K. Cooper, D. A. Ritchie and A. J. Shields. Optics Express 15, 6507 (2007)
  28. "Quantum Information: Source of triggered entangled photon pairs?" (Reply) R. M. Stevenson, R. J. Young, P. Atkinson, K. Cooper, D. A. Ritchie and A. J. Shields. Nature 445, E5–6, (2007)
  29. "Quantum light generation with a semiconductor quantum dot" R. J. Young, D. J. P. Ellis, R. M. Stevenson, A. J. Bennett, P. Atkinson, K. Cooper, D. A. Ritchie and A. J. Shields. Proceedings of SPIE 6468, 64681G (2007)
  30. "Quantum dot sources for single photons and entangled photon pairs" R. J. Young, D. J. P. Ellis, R. M. Stevenson, A. J. Bennett, P. Atkinson, K. Cooper, D. A. Ritchie and A. J. Shields. Proceedings of IEEE 95, 1805 (2007)
  31. "A semiconductor device for generating pairs of entangled photons" R. J. Young, R. M. Stevenson, A. J. Hudson, P. Atkinson, K. Cooper, D. A. Ritchie and A. J. Shields. Proceedings of QCMC 2006 (2007)
  32. "Generating triggered single and entangled photons with a semiconductor source" R. J. Young, R. M. Stevenson, A. Hudson, P. Atkinson, K. Cooper, D. A. Ritchie and A. J. Shields. Quantum Communication and Security, ed. M. Żukowski (IOS Press, ISBN 978-1-58603-749-9, 2007)
  33. "Improved fidelity of triggered entangled photons from single quantum dots" R. J. Young, R. M. Stevenson, P. Atkinson, K. Cooper, D. A. Ritchie and A. J. Shields. New Journal of Physics 8, 29 (2006)
  34. "A semiconductor source of triggered entangled photon pairs" R. M. Stevenson, R. J. Young, P. Atkinson, K. Cooper, D. A. Ritchie and A. J. Shields. Nature 439, 179-182 (2006)
  35. "Magnetic field induced reduction of fine structure splitting in quantum dots" R. M. Stevenson, R. J. Young, P. See, D. G. Gevaux, K. Cooper, P. Atkinson, I. Farrer, D. A. Ritchie and A. J. Shields. Physical Review B 73, 033306 (2006)
  36. "Cancellation of fine structure splitting in quantum dots by a magnetic field" R. M. Stevenson, R. J. Young, P. See, D. G. Gevaux, K. Cooper, P. Atkinson, I. Farrer, D. A. Ritchie and A. J. Shields. Physica E 32, 135 (2006)
  37. "Entangled photon pairs from a quantum dot source" R. M. Stevenson, R. J. Young, P. Atkinson, K. Cooper, D. A. Ritchie and A. J. Shields. Physica Status Solidi C 3, 3697 (2006)
  38. "Inversion of the exciton fine structure splitting in quantum dots" R. J. Young, R. M. Stevenson, A. J. Shields, P. Atkinson, K. Cooper, D. A. Ritchie, K. M. Groom, A. I. Tartakovskii and M. S. Skolnick. Physica E 32, 97 (2006)
  39. "Control of Exciton fine structure splitting in quantum dots" R. M. Stevenson, R. J. Young, P. Atkinson, K. Cooper, D. A. Ritchie and A. J. Shields. Acta Physica Polonica A 110, 311 (2006)
  40. "Entangled Photons On-Demand from a Single Quantum Dot" R. J. Young, R. M. Stevenson, P. Atkinson, K. Cooper, D. A. Ritchie and A. J. Shields. Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, JTuC2 (2006)
  41. "Quantum dots for single photon and photon pair technology" R. M. Stevenson, R. J. Young, R. M. Thompson, Z. Yuan, B. E. Kardynal, I. Farrer, M. B. Ward, D. A. Ritchie and A. J. Shields. Quantum Computation: solid state systems, ed. B. Ruggiero (Springer, ISBN: 978-0-387-26332-8, 2006)
  42. "Inversion of exciton level splitting in quantum dots" R. J. Young, R. M. Stevenson, A. J. Shields, P. Atkinson, K. Cooper, D. A. Ritchie, K. M. Groom, A. I. Tartakovskii and M. S. Skolnick. Physical Review B 72, 113305 (2005)
  43. "Strong directional dependence of single quantum dot fine structure" R. M. Stevenson, R. J. Young, P. See, P. Atkinson, C. E. Norman, D. A. Ritchie and A. J. Shields. Applied Physics Letters 87, 133120 (2005)
  44. "Time Resolved Studies of Single Quantum Dots in Magnetic Fields" R. M. Stevenson, R. J. Young, P. See, I. Farrer, D. A. Ritchie and A. J. Shields. Physica E 21, 381-384 (2004)
  45. "Monitoring Epiready Semiconductor Wafers" D. A. Allwood, S. Cox, N. J. Mason, R. Palmer, R. Young and P. J. Walker. Thin Solid Films 412, 76 (2003)