# Publications

M. Em. Spotnitz, N. H. Kwong, and R. Binder, “Collective terahertz fluctuation modes in a polariton laser,” Phys. Rev. B 107, 125309 (2023)

Y. Yu, C.D. Dong, R. Binder, S. Schumacher, and C.Z. Ning, “Strain-Induced Indirect-to-Direct Bandgap Transition, Photoluminescence Enhancement, and Linewidth Reduction in Bilayer MoTe_{2″,} ACS Nano *17* (5), 4230-4238 DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.2c01665 (2023).

M. Klein, R. Binder, M.R. Koehler, D.G. Mandrus, T. Taniguchi, K. Watanabe, and J.R. Schaibley, “Slow light in a 2D semiconductor plasmonic structure”, *Nat. Commun.* **13**, 6216 (2022).

N. H. Kwong, J. R. Schaibley, and R. Binder, “Effect of intravalley and intervalley electron-hole exchange on the nonlinear optical response of monolayer MoSe2″, Phys. Rev. B 104, 245434 (2021).

M. Spotnitz , N. H. Kwong, and R. Binder, “Terahertz spectroscopy of semiconductor microcavity lasers: Photon lasers”, Phys. Rev. B 104, 115305 (2021).

S. M. H. Luk, H. Vergnet, O. Lafont, P. Lewandowski, N. H. Kwong, E. Galopin, A. Lemaitre, P. Roussignol, J. Tignon, S. Schumacher, R. Binder, and E. Baudin, “All-Optical Beam Steering Using the Polariton Lighthouse Effect”, ACS Photonics 8, 449-454 (2021).

R. Binder and N. H. Kwong, “Metamorphosis of Goldstone and soft fluctuation modes in polariton lasers”, Phys. Rev. B **103**, 085304 (2021).

J. Hu, Z. Wang, S. Kim, H. Deng, S. Brodbeck, C. Schneider, S. Höfling, N. H. Kwong, and R. Binder, “Polariton Laser in the Bardeen-Cooper-Schrieffer Regime”, Phys. Rev. X **11**, 011018 (2021).

C. Muccianti, S. L. Zachritz, A. Garlant, C. N. Eads, B. H. Badada, A. Alfrey, M. R. Koehler, D. G. Mandrus, R. Binder, B. J. LeRoy, O. L.A. Monti, and J. R. Schaibley, “Coupled 2D Semiconductor-Molecular Excitons with Enhanced Raman Scattering”, J Phys. Chem. C 124, 27637-27644 (2020).

D. M. Nenno, L. Scheuer, D. Sokoluk, S. Keller, G. Torosyan, A. Brodyanski, J. Lösch, M. Battiato, M. Rahm, R. Binder, H. C. Schneider, R. Beigang, and E. Th. Papaioannou, “Modification of spintronic terahertz emitter performance through defect engineering”, Scientific Reports 9, 13348 (2019).

M. Klein, B. H. Badada, R. Binder, A. Alfrey, M. McKie, M. R. Koehler, D. G. Mandrus, T. Taniguchi, K. Watanabe, B. J. LeRoy, and J. Schaibley, “2D semiconductor nonlinear plasmonic modulators”, Nature Communications 10, 3264 (2019).

D. M. Nenno, R. Binder, and H. C. Schneider, “Simulation of Hot-Carrier Dynamics and Terahertz Emission in Laser-Excited Metallic Bilayers”, Phys. Rev. A 11, 054083 (2019).

D. Breddermann, T. Praschan, D. Heinze, R. Binder, and S. Schumacher, “Microscopic theory of cavity-enhanced single-photon emission from optical two-photon Raman processes,” Phys. Rev. B 97, 125303 (2018)

S. M. H. Luk, P. Lewandowski, N. H. Kwong, E. Baudin, O. Lafont, J. Tignon, P. T. Leung, Ch. K. P. Chan, M. Babilon, S. Schumacher, R. Binder, “Theory of optically controlled anisotropic polariton transport in semiconductor double microcavities”, J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 35, 010146 (2017).

P. Lewandowski, S. M. H. Luk, C. K. P. Chan, P. T. Leung, N. H. Kwong, R. Binder, and S. Schumacher, “Directional optical switching and transistor functionality using optical parametric oscillation in a spinor polariton fluid,” Opt. Express 25, 31056-31063 (2017).

S. M. H. Luk, N. H. Kwong, P. Lewandowski, S. Schumacher, and R. Binder, “Optically Controlled Orbital Angular Momentum Generation in a Polaritonic Quantum Fluid,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 119, 113903 (2017).

R. Binder, S. M. H. Luk, N. H. Kwong, P. Lewandowski, S. Schumacher, O. Lafont, E. Baudin, J. Tignon, A. Lemaitre, J. Bloch, C. K. P. Chan, and P. T. Leung, “Optical control of polaritons: from optoelectronic to spinoptronic device concepts”, SPIE Proceedings Vol. 10193, (2017).

S. M. H. Luk, P. Lewandowski, N. H. Kwong, S. Schumacher, and R. Binder, “Polariton Formalism for Semiconductor Double Microcavities”, SPIE Proceedings Vol. 10102, (2017)

N. H. Kwong, C. Y. Tsang, S. M. H. Luk, Y. C. Tse, C. K. P. Chan, P. Lewandowski, P. T. Leung, S. Schumacher, and R. Binder, “Optical switching of polariton density patterns in a semiconductor microcavity”, Physica Scripta 92, 034006 (2017).

O. Lafont, S. M H. Luk, P. Lewandowski, N. H. Kwong, P. T. Leung, E. Galopin, A. Lemaitre, J. Tignon, S. Schumacher, E. Baudin, and R. Binder, “Controlling the optical spin Hall effect with light”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 110, 061108 (2017).

R. Binder and N. H. Kwong (2016). Introductory Tutorial. In: *Optical Properties of Graphene.* R. Binder, ed., (3-41). World Scientific Publishing

R. Binder, A. T. Roberts, N. H. Kwong, A. Sandhu, and H. O. Everitt (2016). Nonlinear Saddle Point Spectroscopy and Electron-Phonon Interaction in Graphene. In: *Optical Properties of Graphene.* R. Binder, ed., (349-389). World Scientific Publishing

D. Breddermann, D. Heinze, R. Binder, A. Zrenner and S. Schumacher, “All-optical tailoring of single-photon spectra in a quantum-dot microcavity system”, Phys. Rev. B 94, 165310 (2016).

N.H. Kwong, C.Y. Tsang, M.H. Luk, Y.C. Tse, P. Lewandowski, C.K.P. Chan, P.T. Leueng, S. Schumacher, and R. Binder, “Patterns and switching dynamics in polaritonic quantum fluids in semiconductor microcavities [Invited]”, J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 33, C153-C159 (2016)

Lewandowski, O. Lafont, E. Baudin, C.Y. Tsang, P.T. Leung, M.H. Luck, E. Galopin, A. Lemaitre, J. Bloch, J. Tignon, Ph. Roussignol, N.H. Kwong, R. Binder, and S. Schumacher, “Polarization dependence of nonlinear wave mixing of spinor polaritons in semiconductor microcavities”, Phys. Rev. B 94, 045308 (2016).

R. Binder, C. Y. Tsang, Y. C. Tse, M. H. Luk, N. H. Kwong, Chris K. P. Chan, P. T. Leung, P. Lewandowski, S. Schumacher, O. Lafont, E. Baudin, and J. Tignon,”Formation and all-optical control of optical patterns in semiconductor microcavities”, SPIE Proceedings Vol. 9835 – 44, (2016)

N. H. Kwong, R. Binder, D. Nguyen, and A. Chavez-Pirson (2016). Progress toward Laser Cooling of Thulium-doped Fibers. In: *Laser cooling: fundamentals and applications. *G. Nemova, ed., (83 – 110). Pan Stanford Publishing

R. Binder and N.H. Kwong (2016). Microscopic Theory of Optical Refrigeration of Semiconductors. In: *Laser cooling: fundamentals and applications.* G. Nemova, ed., (377-408). Pan Stanford Publishing

Y. C. Tse, Chris K. P. Chan, M. H. Luk, N. H. Kwong, P. T. Leung, R. Binder and S. Schumacher, “A population-competition model for analyzing transverse optical patterns including optical control and structural anisotropy,” New J. Phys. 17, 083054 (2015).

R. Binder, B. Gu, and N.H. Kwong, “Quantum-confined strain gradient effect in semiconductor nanomembranes,” Phys. Rev. B 90, 195208 (2014).

A.T. Roberts, R.Binder, N.H. Kwong, D. Golla, D. Cormode, B.J. LeRoy, H.O. Everitt, and A. Sandhu, “Optical characterization of electron-phonon interactions at the saddle point in graphene,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 112.187401(5)(2014).

P. Lewandowski, V. Ardizzone, Y. C. Tse, N. H. Kwong, M. H. Luk, A. Lücke, M. Abbarchi, J. Bloch, E. Baudin, E. Galopin, A. Lemaitre, P. T. Leung, Ph. Roussignol, R. Binder, J. Tignon and S. Schumacher “Formation and control of transverse patterns in a quantum fluid of microcavity polaritons”, Proc. SPIE 8984, 89840X (2014)

V. Ardizzone, P. Lewandowski, M.H. Luk, Y.C. Tse, N.H. Kwong, A. Lucke, M. Abbarchi, E. Baudin, E. Galopin, J.Bloch, A. Lemaitre, P.T. Leung, P. Roussignol, R. Binder, J. Tignon and S. Schumacher, “Formation and control of Turing patterns in a coherent quantum fluid,” Scientific Reports 3,3016 (2013).

M.H.Luk, Y.C. Tse, N.H. Kwong, P.T. Leung, P. Lewandowski, R. Binder, and S.Schumacher, “Transverse optical instability patterns in semiconductor microcavities: Polariton scattering and low-intensity all-optical switching,” Phys.Rev.B 87, 205307 (22 pages) (2013).

Verdenhalven, R. Binder, A. Knorr, E. Malić, “Derivation of the screened Bloch equations and application to carbon nanostructures,” Chemical Physics **413**, 3-10 (2013)

Gu, N.H. Kwong, and R. Binder. “Relation between the interband dipole and momentum matrix elements in semiconductors,” Phys. Rev. B **87**, 125301 (17 pages) (2013).

D.T. Nguyen, R.Thapa, D. Rhonehouse, J. Zong, A. Miller, G. Hardesty, N.H. Kwong, R. Binder, A. Chavez-Pirson, “Towards all-fiber optical coolers using Tm-doped glass fibers,” Proc. of SPIE. 8638. 86380G-1 (2013).

Baijie Gu and Rolf Binder, “Theoretical approach to the excitonic response of GaAs nanomembranes in the averaged-strain approximation,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 29, A60-A68 (2012).

D.T. Nguyen, J. Zong, D. Rhonehouse, A. Miller, Z. Yao, G. Hardesty, N.H. Kwong, R. Binder, and A. Chavez-Pirson, “All Fiber Approach to Solid-State Laser Cooling,” Proc. of SPIE, 8275, 827506-1 (2012).

D.T. Nguyen, C. Shanor, J. Zong, W. Tian, Z. Yao, J. Wu, J. Weiss, R. Binder, and A. Chavez-Pirson, “Conceptual Study of a Fiber-Optical Approach to Solid-State Laser Cooling,” Proc. of SPIE, 7951, 795109-1 (2011).

G. Rupper, N.H. Kwong, R. Binder, Ch.-Y.Li, and M. Sheik-Bahae,”Effect of n-p-n heterostructures on interface recombination and semiconductor laser cooling,” J. Appl. Phys., 108, 113118 (2010 [9 pages]).

G. Rupper, N.H. Kwong, and R. Binder, “Theory of time-resolved photo-luminescence and carrier lifetime measurements in GaAs/GaInP heterostructures,” Proc. of SPIE, 7614, 76140D-1 (2010) [11 pages].

B. Gu, N.H. Kwong, R. Binder, and Arthur L. Smirl, “Slow and fast light associated with polariton interference,” Phys. Rev. Rev. B 82, 035313 (2010) [10 pages]

A.M.C. Dawes, D.J. Gauthier, S. Schumacher, N.H. Kwong, R. Binder, and Arthur L. Smirl, “Transverse optical patterns for ultra-low-light-level-all-optical switching,” Laser & Photon. Rev.4, No.2 221-243 (2010).

N.H. Kwong, Stefan Schumacher, and R. Binder, “Electron-Spin Beat Susceptibility of Excitons in Semiconductor Quantum Wells,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 103, 056405 (2009)

N.H. Kwong, G. Rupper, and R. Binder, “Self-consistent T-matrix theory of semiconductor light-absorption and luminescence,” Phys. Rev. B 79, 155205 (2009) [21 pages]

G. Rupper, N.H. Kwong, and R. Binder, “The role of finite spatial beam profiles on photo-luminescence and laser cooling in GaAs structures,” Proc. of SPIE, 7228, 722805-1 (2009) [8 pages].

S. Schumacher, N.H. Kwong, R. Binder, and Arthur L. Smirl, “Optical instabilities in semiconductor quantum-well systems driven by phase-space filling,” phys. stat. sol. (b) 246, 307-310 (2009).

S. Schumacher, N.H. Kwong, R. Binder, and Arthur L. Smirl, “Low intensity directional switching of light in semiconductor microcavities,” phys. stat. sol. (RRL) 3, 10-12, (2009). See also A.M.C. Dawes, “Towards a single-photon all-optical transistor,” phys. stat. sol. (RRL) 3, A17-A19 (2009).

G. Rupper, N.H. Kwong, B. Gu, and R. Binder, “Theory of laser cooling of semiconductor quantum wells,” phys.stat.sol. (b) 245, 1049-1054, (2008)

S. Schumacher, N.H. Kwong, and R. Binder, “All-optical signal amplification in multiple-quantum-well resonant photonic bandgap structures,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 92, 131109-1 (2008) [3 pages].

G. Rupper, N.H. Kwong, B. Gu and R. Binder, “Theory of luminescence and optical refrigeration in p-doped semiconductors,” Proc. of SPIE, 6907, 690705-1 (2008) [10 pages].

S. Schumacher, N.H. Kwong and R. Binder, “Large optical gain from four-wave mixing instabilities in semiconductor quantum wells,” Europhys. Lett., 81, 27003 (2008) [5 pages].

S. Schumacher, N.H. Kwong, and R. Binder, “Influence of exciton-exciton correlations on the polarization characteristics of polariton amplification in semiconductor microcavities,” Phys. Rev. B 76, 245324 (2007) [11 pages].

G. Rupper, N.H. Kwong, and R. Binder, “Optical refrigeration of GaAs: theoretical study,” Phys. Rev. B 76, 245203 (2007) [12 pages].

Zhenshan Yang, J.E. Sipe, N.H. Kwong, R. Binder, and Arthur L. Smirl, “Antireflection coating for quantum-well Bragg structures,” JOSA B 24, 2013-10 (2007) [10 pages].

D.T. Nguyen, N.H. Kwong, Z.S. Yang, R. Binder, and A.L. Smirl “Mechanism of all-optical spin-dependent polarization switching in Bragg-spaced quantum wells,” Appl. Phys. Lett., 90, 181116-1 (2007) [3 pages].

N.H. Kwong, G. Rupper, B. Gu and R. Binder, “The relation between light absorption and luminescence in laser cooling of two-dimensional semiconductor systems,” Proc. of SPIE, 6461, 646101-1 (2007) [6 pages].

N.H. Kwong, Z.S. Yang, D.T. Nguyen, R. Binder, and Arthur L. Smirl, “Light pulse delay in semiconductor quantum well Bragg structures,” Proc. of SPIE, 6130, 61300A-1 (2006) [11 pages].

G. Rupper, N.H. Kwong, R. Binder, “Theory of semiconductor laser cooling at low temperatures,” Proc. of SPIE, 6115, 61151A-1 (2006) [8 pages].

G. Rupper, N.H. Kwong, and R. Binder, “Large excitonic enhancement of optical refrigeration in semiconductors,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 97, 117401 (2006).

G. Rupper, N.H. Kwong, and R. Binder, “Theory of semiconductor laser cooling at low temperatures,” phys.stat.sol. (c) 3, 2489-2493 (2006).

R. Binder. Z.S. Yang, N.H. Kwong, D.T. Nguyen, and A.L. Smirl, “Light pulse delay in semiconductor quantum well Bragg structures,” phys.stat.sol. (b) 243, 2379-2383 (2006).

R. Binder and M. Lindberg, “Optical electron-hole tweezers in semiconductor,” J. Phys. Cond. Matt. 18, 729-740 (2006).

N.H. Kwong, I. Rumyantsev, R. Binder and A.L. Smirl, “Relation between phenomenological few-level models and microscopic theories of the nonlinear optical response of semiconductor quantum wells,” Phys. Rev. B 72, 235312(14) (2005).

S. Sarkar, P. Palinginis, P-C Ku, C. J. Chang-Hasnain, N. H. Kwong, R. Binder, and H. Wang, “Inducing electron spin coherence in GaAs quantum well waveguides: Spin coherence without spin precession,” Phys. Rev. B 72, 035343(5) (2005).

Z. S. Yang, N. H. Kwong, R. Binder, and A. L. Smirl, “Distortionless Light Pulse Delay in Quantum Well Bragg Structures,” Opt. Lett. 30, 2790-2792 (2005).

Z. S. Yang, N. H. Kwong, R. Binder, and A. L. Smirl, “Stopping, storing and releasing light in quantum-well Bragg structures,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 22, 2144-2156 (2005).

Z. S. Yang, N.H, Kwong, R. Takayama, and R. Binder, “Ultrafast coherent dynamics of optically inactive excitons in semiconductors,” Europhys. Lett. 69, 417-423 (2005).

N. H. Kwong, R. Binder and M. Lindberg, “Quantum-dot quantum-interference infrared photodetector: design proposal and modelling of performance characteristics,” Opt. Lett, 29, 2536-2538 (2004).

R. Takayama, N. H. Kwong, I. Rumyantsev, M. Kuwata-Gonokami and R. Binder, “Material and light-pulse parameter dependence of the nonlinear optical susceptibilities in the c(3) regime in semiconductor wells,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 21, 2164-2174 (2004).

Z. S. Yang, N. H. Kwong, and R. Binder, “su(N,N) algebra and constants of motion for bosonic mean field exciton equations,” Phys. Rev. B 70, 195319(11) (2004).

I. Rumyantsev, N. H. Kwong, R. Binder, Eric J. Gansen and Arthur L. Smirl, “c(3) analysis of all-optical polarization switching in semiconductor quantum wells,” Phys. Rev. B 69, 235329(9) (2004).

N. H. Kwong, R. Takayama, I. Rumyantsev, Z. S. Yang, and R. Binder, “Excitonic Correlations in the Nonlinear Optical Response of Two-dimensional Semiconductor Microstructures: a Nonequilibrium Green’s Function Approach,” to appear in Nonequilibrium Physics at Short Time Scales, K. Morawetz (ed.) (Springer, New York, 2004) pp 295-308.

T. Li, H. Wang, N.H. Kwong and R. Binder, “Electromagnetically induced transparency via electron spin coherence in a quantum well waveguide,” Opt. Exp.11, 3298-3304 (2003).

M. C Phillips, H. Wang, I. Rumyantsev, N. H. Kwong, R. Takayama and R. Binder, “Electromagnetically Induced Transparency in Semiconductors via Biexciton Coherence,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 183602(4) (2003).

M. Lindberg and R. Binder, “Transversal Light Forces in Semiconductors,” J. Phys. Cond. Matt. 15, 1119-1135 (2003).

R. Binder, N.H. Kwong, I. Rumyantsev, and Z.S. Yang, “Excitonic quantum coherences and correlations in semiconductor quantum wells,” in Progress in Nonequilibrium Green’s Functions II, M. Bonitz and D. Semkat (eds.), (World Scientific, Singapore, 2003) p. 301-313.

S. A. Hawkins, E. J. Gansen, M. J. Stevens, A. L. Smirl, I. Rumyantsev, R. Takayama, N. H. Kwong, R. Binder, and D. G. Steel, “Differential measurement of Raman coherence and two-exciton correlations in quantum wells,” Phys. Rev B, 68, 035313(11) (2003).

S. A. Hawkins, E. J. Gansen, M. J. Stevens, I. Rumyantsev, R. Takayama, N. H. Kwong, R. Binder, G. Khitrova, H. M. Gibbs, D. G. Steel, and A. L. Smirl, “Polarization dependence of quantum beats in quantum wells: Raman coherence and two-exciton correlations,” phys.stat.sol. (c) 0, 1453-1458 (2003).

R. Takayama, N. H. Kwong, I. Rumyantsev, M. Kuwata-Gonokami, and R. Binder, “T-matrix analysis of biexcitonic correlations in the nonlinear optical response of semiconductor quantum wells,” Eur. Phys. Journal B 25, 445-462 (2002).

I. Rumyantsev, N. H. Kwong, R. Takayama, and R. Binder, “Effects of intervalence band coherences on the coherently coupled heavy-hole-light-hole Stark shift in semiconductor quantum wells,” Phys. Rev. B 65, 245325(10) (2002).

N.H. Kwong, R. Takayama, I. Rumyantsev, M. Kuwata-Gonokami and R. Binder, “Evidence of Nonperturbative Continuum Correlations in Two-Dimensional Excition System in Semiconductor Microcavities,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 87, 027402(4) (2001).

N.H. Kwong, R. Takayama, I. Rumyantsev, M. Kuwata-Gonokami and R. Binder, “Third-Order exciton-correlation and nonlinear cavity-polariton effects in semiconductor microcavities,” Phys. Rev. B 64, 045316(15) (2001).

M. E. Donovan, A. Schuelzgen, J. Lee, P.A. Blanche, N. Peyghambarian, G. Khitrova, H. M. Gibbs, I. Rumyantsev, N. H. Kwong, R. Takayama, Z.S. Yang, and R. Binder, “Evidence for intervalence band coherences in semiconductor quantum wells via coherently coupled optical Stark shifts,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 87, 237402(4) (2001).

M. E. Donovan, A. Schuelzgen, J. Lee, P.A. Blanche, N. Peyghambarian, G. Khitrova, H. M. Gibbs, I. Rumyantsev, N. H. Kwong, R. Takayama, Z.S. Yang, and R. Binder, “Coherently coupled optical Stark shifts provide evidence for intervalence band coherences in semiconductors,” Optics and Photonics News, Vol. 12, No. 12, 43 (2001).

N. Kwong and R. Binder, “Green’s function approach to the dynamics-controlled truncation formalism: I. derivation of the chi (3)equations of motion,” Phys. Rev. B 61, 8341-8358 (2000).

R. Binder and M. Lindberg, “Three-band excitonic Rabi oscillations in semiconductor quantum wells,” Phys. Rev. B 61, 2830-2836 (2000).

D. Burak, J.V. Moloney and R. Binder, “Microscopic theory of polarization properties of optically anisotropic vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers,” Phys. Rev. A 61, 53809(12) (2000).

D. Burak, J.V. Moloney and R. Binder, “Macroscopic versus Microscopic description of polarization properties of optically anisotropic vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers,” IEEE J. Quant. Elect. 36, 956-970 (2000).

R. Binder, I. Rumyantsev, N. H. Kwong and R. Takayama, “On the Identification of Intervalence-Band Coherences in Semiconductor Quantum Wells,” phys. stat. sol. (b) 221, 169-178 (2000).

R. Binder and M. Lindberg, “Many-body effects in the ultrafast adiabatic population transfer in p-doped semiconductor quantum wells,” pp. 103-112 in Coherent Control in Atoms, Molecules, and Semiconductors edited by W. Pötz and W. A. Schroeder (Kluwer, Dordrecht, 1999).

A. Schülzgen, R. Binder, M. Donavan, M. Lindberg, K. Wundke, H. Gibbs, G. Kithrova, N. Peyghambarian, “Direct observation of light-induced Rabi oscillations in semiconductors,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 82, 2346-2349 (1999).

N. H. Kwong, M. Bonitz, R. Binder, H. S. Köhler, “Semiconductor Kadanoff-Baym Equations Results for Optically Excited Electron-Hole Plasmas in Quantum Wells,” phys. stat. sol. (b) 206, 197-201 (1998).

I. Talanina, D. Burak, R. Binder, H. Giessen and N. Peyghambarian, “Theoretical study of soliton-like propagation of picosecond light pulses interacting with Wannier excitons,” Phys. Rev. E 58, 1074-1080 (1998).

D. Burak and R. Binder, “Electromagnetic characterization of vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers based on a vectorial eigenmode calculation,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 72, 891-893 (1998).

R. W. Micallef, Y. Kivshar, J. D. Love, D. Burak, and R. Binder, “Generation of Spatial Solitons using Nonlinear Guided Modes,” Opt. Quant. Electr. 30, 751-770 (1998).

D. Burak, S. A. Kemme, R. K. Kostuk, and R. Binder, “Identification of lasing modes of index-guided VCSELs under DC injection conditions,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 73, 3501-3503 (1998).

Y. V. Lvov, R. Binder, and A. C. Newell, “Quantum weak turbulence with applications to semiconductor lasers,” Physica D 121, 317-343 (1998).

T. Milster, W. Jiang, E. Walker, D. Burak, P. Claisse, P. Kelly, and R. Binder, “A single-mode high-power vertical-cavity surface-emitting laser,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 72, 3425-3427 (1998).

R. Binder and M. Lindberg, “Ultrafast adiabatic population transfer in p-doped semiconductor quantum wells,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 1477-1480 (1998).

M. Bonitz, R. Binder, D. C. Scott, S. W. Koch, and D. Kremp, “Plasmons and instabilities in quantum plasmas,” Contrib. Plasma Phys. 33, 536-539 (1997).

R. Binder, H. S. Köhler, M. Bonitz, and N. Kwong, “Green’s function description of momentum orientation relaxation of photo-excited electron plasmas in semiconductors,” Phys. Rev. B 55, 5110-5116 (1997).

D. Burak and R. Binder, “Spatio-temporal bright soliton Y-junctions in nonlinear planar waveguides,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 14, 1458-1464 (1997).

D. Burak and R. Binder, “Cold-cavity vectorial eigenmodes of VCSELs,” IEEE J. Quant. Elect. 33, 1205-1214 (1997).

R. Binder, “Interaction-induced polarization rotation in anisotropic semiconductor quantum wells,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 78, 4466-4469 (1997).

H. S. Köhler and R. Binder, “The interplay of electron-phonon and electron-electron scattering within the two-time Green’s function description,” Contrib. Plasma Phys. 37, 167-172 (1997).

M. Bonitz, R. Binder and H. S. Köhler, “Quantum Kinetic Equations: Correlation Dynamics and Selfenergy,” Contrib. Plasma Phys. 37, 101-113 (1997).

J. W. Duffy, C. S. Kim, M. Bonitz, and R. Binder, “Density matrix methods for semiconductor Coulomb dynamics,” Int. J. Quant. Chemistry 65, 929-940 (1997).

M. Bonitz, D. Kremp, D.C. Scott, R. Binder, and W. D. Kraeft, and H. S. Köhler, “Numerical analysis of memory effects in the charge-carrier scattering: one-time versus two-time kinetic equations,” J. Phys. – Condens. Matter 8, 6057-6071 (1996).

R. A. Indik, R. Binder, M. Mlejnek, J. V. Moloney, S. Hughes, A. Knorr, and S. W. Koch, “Role of plasma cooling, heating and memory effects in sub-picosecond pulse propagation in semiconductor amplifiers,” Phys. Rev. A 53, 3614-3620 (1996).

G. Mohs, R. Binder, B. Fluegel, H. Giessen, and N. Peyghambarian, “Phonon-induced spectral holes in the gain region of an inverted semiconductor,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 13, 1298-1301 (1996).

S. Hughes, A. Knorr, S. W. Koch, R. Binder, R. Indik, and J. V. Moloney, “The influence of electron-hole scattering on the gain spectra and the saturation behaviour of highly excited semiconductors”, Solid State Commun. 100, 555-559 (1996).

R. Binder and S. W. Koch, “Nonequilibrium Semiconductor Dynamics,” Prog. Quant. Electr. 19, 307-462 (1995).

M. Lindberg and R. Binder, “Dark states in coherent semiconductor spectroscopy,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 75, 1403-1406 (1995).

R. A. Indik, J. V. Moloney, R. Binder, A. Knorr, and S. W. Koch,”Self-induced channeling of sub-picosecond optical pulses in broad area bulk semiconductor amplifiers,” Opt. Lett. 20, 2315-2317 (1995).

M. Bonitz, R. Binder, D. C. Scott, S. W. Koch, and D. Kremp, “Theory of plasmons in quasi-one-dimensional degenerate plasmas,” Phys. Rev. E 49, 5535-5545 (1994).

M. F. Pereira Jr., R. Binder, and S. W. Koch, “Theory of nonlinear optical absorption in coupled-band quantum wells with many-body effects,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 64, 279-281 (1994).

K. Meissner, B. Fluegel, H. Giessen, B. P. McGinnis, A. Paul, R. Binder, S. W. Koch, N. Peyghambarian, M. Grün, C. Klingshirn, “Spectral hole burning in the gain region of an inverted semiconductor,” Phys. Rev. B 48, 15472-15475 (1993).

Y.Z. Hu, R. Binder, S.W. Koch, S.T. Cundiff, H. Wang, and D.G. Steel, “Excitation and polarization effects in semidonductor four-wave-mixing spectroscopy,” Phys. Rev. B 49, 14382-14386 (1994).

S. G. Lee, B. P. McGinnis, R. Jin, J. Yumoto, G. Khitrova, H. M. Gibbs, R. Binder, S. W. Koch, and N. Peyghambarian, “Subpicosecond switching in a current injected GaAs/AlGaAs multiple-quantum well nonlinear directional coupler,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 64, 454-456 (1994).

D. C. Scott, R. Binder, M. Bonitz, and S. W. Koch, “Multiple undamped acoustic plasmons in three-dimensional two-component nonequilibrium plasmas,” Phys. Rev. B 49, 2174-2176 (1994).

M. Bonitz, D. C. Scott, R. Binder, and S. W. Koch, “Nonlinear carrier-plasmon interaction in a one-dimensional quantum plasma,” Phys. Rev. B 50, 15095-15098 (1994).

R. Indik, A. Knorr, R. Binder, J. Moloney, and S. W. Koch, “Propagation-induced adiabatic following in a semiconductor amplifier,” Opt. Lett. 19, 966-968 (1994).

M. Lindberg, R. Binder, Y. Z. Hu, and S. W. Koch, “Dipole selection rules in multi-band semiconductors,” Phys. Rev. B 49, 16942-16952 (1994).

H. Wang, K. B. Ferrio, D. G. Steel, P. R. Berman, Y. Z. Hu, R. Binder, and S. W. Koch, “Transient four-wave-mixing line shapes: Effects of excitation-induced dephasing,” Phys. Rev. A 49, R1551-R1554 (1994).

A. Knorr, Th. Östreich, K. Schönhammer, R. Binder, and S. W. Koch, “Asymptotic analytic solution for Rabi oscillations in a system of weakly excited excitons,” Phys. Rev. B 49, 14024-14027 (1994).

M. Lindberg, Y. Z. Hu, R. Binder, and S. W. Koch, “chi(3)-formalism in optically excited semiconductors and its applications in four-wave-mixing spectroscopy,” Phys. Rev. B 50, 18060-18072 (1994).

K. Meissner, B. Fluegel, H. Giessen, G. Mohs, R. Binder, S.W. Koch, and N. Peyghambarian, “Carrier dephasing in the gain region of an inverted semiconductor,” Phys. Rev. B 50, 17647-17650 (1994).

R. Binder, Y. Z. Hu, A. Knorr, M. Lindberg, and S. W. Koch, “Many-body theory of coherent optical effects in semiconductors,” pp. 63-90 in Coherent Optical Interactions in Semiconductors, edited by R. T. Phillips, NATO ASI Series (Plenum Press, New York, 1994).

T. Meier, D. Bennhardt, P. Thomas, Y. Z. Hu, R. Binder, and S. W. Koch, “Theory of polarization-dependent four-wave mixing in quantum wells using the optical Bloch equations,” pp. 349-353 in Coherent Optical Interactions in Semiconductors, edited by R. T. Phillips, NATO ASI Series (Plenum Press, New York, 1994).

S. W. Koch, Y. Z. Hu, and R. Binder, “Photon echo and exchange effects in quantum-confined semiconductors,” Physica B 189, 176-188 (1993).

K. El Sayed, R. Binder, D. C. Scott, and S. W. Koch, “Undamping of acoustic plasmons in nonequilibrium plasmas,” Phys. Rev. B 47, 10210-10216 (1993).

Y. Z. Hu, R. Binder, and S. W. Koch, “Photon echo and valence-band mixing in semiconductor quantum wells,” Phys. Rev. B 47, 15679-15687 (1993).

M. Bonitz, R. Binder, and S. W. Koch, “Carrier-acoustic plasmon instability in semiconductor quantum wires,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 70, 3788-3791 (1993).

H. Wang, K. Ferrio, D.G. Steel, Y.Z. Hu, R. Binder, and S.W. Koch, “Transient nonlinear optical response from excitation-induced dephasing in GaAs,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 71, 1261-1264 (1993).

A. Knorr, R. Binder, E. M Wright, and S. W. Koch, “Amplification, absorption, and lossless propagation of femtosecond pulses in inverted semiconductors,” Optics Letters 18, 1538-1540 (1993); a summary of this paper is given in the “Recent Research” section of Optics and Photonics News, Vol. 4 No. 10, p. 43 (1993).

A. Knorr, R. Binder, E. M Wright, and S. W. Koch, “Absorption of high intensity femtosecond pulses in semiconductor amplifiers,” Optics and Photonics News, Vol. 4 No. 12, p. 44 (1993).

M. Lindberg, R. Binder, and S. W. Koch, “Theory of the Semiconductor Photon Echo,” Phys. Rev. A 45, 1865-1857 (1992).

Y. Masumoto, B. Fluegel, K. Meissner, S. W. Koch, R. Binder, A. Paul, and N. Peyghambarian, “Bandgap Renormalization and Optical Gain Formation in Highly Excited CdSe,” J. Crystal Growth 117, 732-737 (1992).

R. Binder, D. Scott, A. E. Paul, M. Lindberg, K. Henneberger, and S. W. Koch, “Carrier-Carrier Scattering and Optical Dephasing in Highly Excited Semiconductors,” Phys. Rev. B 45, 1107-1115 (1992).

W. S. Fu, J. S. Harris, R. Binder, S. W. Koch, J. F. Klem, G. R. Olbright, “Nonlinear optical properties and ultrafast response of GaAs/AlAs type-II quantum-wells,” IEEE JQE Special Issue on Ultrafast Optics and Electronics, p. 2404-2415, Vol. 28 (1992).

B. D. Fluegel, A. Paul, K. Meissner, R. Binder, S. W. Koch, and N. Peyghambarian, “Experimental and theoretical investigation of femtosecond carrier relaxation in CdSe,” Solid State Comm. 83, 17-19 (1992).

S. W. Koch, A. Knorr, R. Binder, and M. Lindberg, “Microscopic theory of Rabi-flopping, photon echo, and resonant pulse propagation in semiconductors,” phys. stat. sol. (b) 173, 177-187 (1992).

D. C. Scott, R. Binder, and S. W. Koch, “Ultrafast dephasing through acoustic plasmon undamping in nonequilibrium electron-hole plasmas,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 69, 347-350 (1992).

A. Knorr, R. Binder, and S. W. Koch, “Theoretical study of resonant ultrashort pulse propagation in semiconductors,” Phys. Rev. A 46, 7179-7186 (1992).

S. W. Koch, D. C. Scott, and R. Binder, “Optical dephasing and acoustic plasmon undamping in highly excited semiconductors,” Optics and Photonics News, Vol. 3 No. 12, p 14 (1992).

S. G. Lee, P. Harten, J. Sokoloff, R. Jin, B. Fluegel, K. Meissner, C. L. Chuang, R. Binder, S. W. Koch, G. Khitrova, H. M. Gibbs, N. Peyghambarian, J. N. Polky, and G.A. Pubanz, “Femtosecond Excitonic Bleaching Recovery in the Optical Stark Effect of GaAs-AlGaAs Multiple Quantum Wells and Directional Couplers,” Phys. Rev. B 43, 1719-1725 (1991).

R. Binder, S. W. Koch, M. Lindberg, W. Schäfer, and F. Jahnke, “Transient Many-Body Effects in the Semiconductor Optical Stark Effect: a Numerical Study,” Phys. Rev. B 43, 6520-6529 (1991).

G. R. Olbright, W. S. Fu, G. E. Poirier, A. Owyoung, J. Klem, R. Binder, I. Galbraith, and S. W. Koch, “CW and Femtosecond Optical Nonlinearities of Type-II Quantum Wells,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 66, 1358-1361 (1991).

R. Binder, I. Galbraith, and S.W. Koch, “Theory of Band-Edge Optical Nonlinearities in Type-I and Type-II Quantum-Well Structures,” Phys. Rev. B 44, 3031-3042 (1991).

G. R. Olbright, W. S. Fu, H. M. Gibbs, G. Khitrova, R. Pon, B. Fluegel, N. Peyghambarian, K. Meissner, Binder, I. Galbraith, and S. W. Koch, “Nonlinear Optical Properties of Type-II Quantum-Wells”, Phys. Rev. B 44, 3043-3053 (1991).

K. Meissner, B. Fluegel, R. Binder, S. W. Koch, G. Khitrova, H. M. Gibbs, and N. Peyghambarian, “Comparison of Optical Nonlinearities of Type-II and Type-I Quantum Wells,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 59, 259-261 (1991).

A. E. Paul, R. Binder, and S. W. Koch, “Spectral Hole Burning and LightInduced Bandsplitting in the Gain Region of Highly Excited Semiconductors,” Phys. Rev B 45, 5879-5882 (1991).

G. R. Olbright, J. Klem, A. Owyoung, T. M. Brennan, R. Binder, and S. W. Koch, “Many-Body Effects in the Luminescence of Highly Excited Indirect Superlattices,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 7, 1473-1480 (1990).

R. Binder, S. W. Koch, M. Lindberg, N. Peyghambarian, and W. Schäfer, “Ultrafast Adiabatic Following in Semiconductors,” Phys. Rev. Lett, 65, 899-902 (1990).

W. Schäfer, R. Binder, and K. H. Schuldt, “The Influence of Dynamical Correlations in Semiconductor Plasmas on Optical Spectra,” Z. Phys. B-Condensed Matter 70, 145-157 (1988).

W. Schäfer, K. H. Schuldt, and R. Binder, “Theory of the Optical Stark Effect in Semiconductors,” phys stat. sol. b 150. 407-409 (1988).

W. Schäfer, K. H. Schuldt, R. Binder and J. Treusch, “Theory of resonantly excited high-density exciton systems,” J. Luminescence 40, 569-570 (1988).

W. Schäfer, R. Binder, and K. H. Schuldt, “Time-Resolved Optical Spectra of Highly Excited Semiconductors – Theory,” J. Luminescence 38, 282-284 (1987).