Aleks Simic

Title: Graduate Student

Lab: 3702 Engineering Building Unit 1

Office: B509 Engineering Building Unit 1

Mailing Address:
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, Mail Code 0407
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, CA 92093-0407

Email: asimic@ucsd.edu
Office: (858) 534-2495
Lab: (858) 822-2098 Fax: (858) 534-1225

Ph. D., Physics, Univesity of California San Diego, 2011

M. S., Physics, University of California San Diego, 2006

B. S., Physics, San Diego State University, 2004

Research Interests: Electromagnetic simulation, artificial dielectrics, negative index materials

Journal Papers

Conference Papers

  • A. Simic, M. P. Nezhad, O. Bondarenko, B. Slutsky, A. Mizrahi, L. Feng, V. Lomakin, Y. Fainman, "Room Temperature Sub-Wavelength Scale Metallo-Dielectric Lasers" in 2010 IEEE Photonics Society Winter Topicals Meeting (invited)
  • M. Khajavikhan, A. Simic, M. Katz, J. H. Lee, B. Slutsky, A. Mizrahi, V. Lomakin, Y. Fainman, "Room-temperature and Continuous-wave Lasing with Nanoscale Coaxial Cavities", CLEO 2012 CLEO 2012 blog
  • Nezhad, M.P.; Simic, A.; Bondarenko, O.; Qing Gu; Jin Lee; Khajavikhan, M.; Slutsky, B.; Fainman, Y.; "Fabrication approaches for metallo-dielectric nanolasers," Winter Topicals (WTM), IEEE, pp.11-12, 10-12 Jan. 2011
  • Y. Fainman, O. Bondarenko, A. Simic, A. Mizrahi, V. Lomakin, Q. Gu, J. Lee, M. Khajavikhan, B. Slutsky, M. Nezhad, "Active and passive composite metal-dielectric nanophotonic devices", CLEO 2011
  • M. Khajavikhan, M. Katz, A. Simic, J. H. Lee, B. Slutsky, A. Mizrahi, V. Lomakin, Y. Fainman, "Thresholdless Nanoscale Coaxial Lasers", IEEE Photonic Society Meeting, post deadline submission, Arlington, Oct. 2011
  • J. H. Lee, A. Simic, M. Khajavikhan, O. Bondarenko, Q. Gu, B. Slutsky, M. P. Nezhad, and Y. Fainman, "Electrically Pumped Subwavelength Metallo-dielectric Laser with Low Threshold Gain," CLEO 2011, Baltimore, MD, May, (2011).
  • Zlatanovic, S.; Gholami, F.; Simic, A.; Liu, L.; Alic, N.; Nezhad, M.; Fainman, Y.; Radic, S.; , "Kerr nonlinearity in silicon beyond 2.35?m," Photonics Society Summer Topical Meeting Series, 2011 IEEE , vol., no., pp.59-60, 18-20 July 2011
  • Fainman, Y., Simic, A., Bondarenko, O., Slutsky, B., Mizrahi, A., Nezhad, M. "Nanophotonics For Information Systems" 2010 9th Euro-American Workshop on Information Optics (WIO 2010), 2010, pp. 2 pp.
  • Fainman, Y., Simic, A., Bondarenko, O., Slutsky, B., Mizrahi, A., Nezhad, M. "Nanophotonics for information systems applications" 2010 IEEE Photonics Society Summer Topical Meeting Series, 2010, pp. 107-8
  • Fainman, Y., Simic, A., Bondarenko, O., Slutsky, B., Mizrahi, A., Nezhad, M.P. "Nanophotonics for integrated information systems" 2010 23rd Annual Meeting of the IEEE Photonics Society (Formerly LEOS Annual Meeting), 2010, pp. 283-4
  • M. P. Nezhad, A. Simic, O. Bondarenko, B. Slutsky, A. Mizrahi, L. Feng, V. Lomakin, and Y. Fainman, "Room Temperature Operation of Subwavelength Metallo-Dielectric Lasers," IPNRA, Optical Society of America, 2009, Honolulu, HI, paper JTuA1.
  • M. P. Nezhad, A. Simic, O. Bondarenko, B. Slutsky, A. Mizrahi, L. Feng, V. Lomakin, and Y. Fainman, "Room Temperature Lasing from Subwavelength Metal-Insulator-Semiconductor Structures," CLEO/IQEC, OSA Technical Digest (Optical Society of America), Baltimore, MD, 2009, paper CMD2.
  • Zamek, S.; Mizrahi, A.; Feng, L.; Simic, A. & Fainman, Y. Planar dielectric cavity for biochemical sensing LEOS 2009 -22nd Annual Meeting of the IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society. LEO 2009, 2009, 262-3