Maiken Mikkelsen

Maiken Mikkelsen

Nortel Networks Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Appointments and Affiliations

  • Nortel Networks Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Assistant Professor in the Department of Physics
  • Faculty Network Member of The Energy Initiative

Contact Information

Education

  • Ph.D. University of California at Santa Barbara, 2009

Awards, Honors, and Distinctions

  • Cottrell Scholar Award. Research Corporation for Science Advancement . 2016
  • CAREER Award . NSF . 2015
  • Young Investigator Program Award . Air Force Office of Scientific Research . 2015
  • Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Award . Oak Ridge Associated Universities. 2014

Courses Taught

  • ECE 340L: Optics and Photonics
  • ECE 392: Undergraduate Research in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • ECE 493: Undergraduate Research in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • ECE 494: Undergraduate Research in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • ECE 521: Quantum Mechanics
  • PHYSICS 151L9D: Introductory Mechanics (Discussion Component)
  • PHYSICS 320L: Optics and Photonics
  • PHYSICS 491: Independent Study: Advanced Topics
  • PHYSICS 493: Research Independent Study
  • VMS 325L: Optics and Photonics

In the News

Representative Publications

  • Akselrod, GM; Huang, J; Hoang, TB; Bowen, PT; Su, L; Smith, DR; Mikkelsen, MH, Large-Area Metasurface Perfect Absorbers from Visible to Near-Infrared., Advanced Materials, vol 27 no. 48 (2015), pp. 8028-8034 [abs].
  • Akselrod, GM; Ming, T; Argyropoulos, C; Hoang, TB; Lin, Y; Ling, X; Smith, DR; Kong, J; Mikkelsen, MH, Leveraging Nanocavity Harmonics for Control of Optical Processes in 2D Semiconductors., Nano Letters, vol 15 no. 5 (2015), pp. 3578-3584 [abs].
  • Baron, A; Hoang, TB; Fang, C; Mikkelsen, MH; Smith, DR, Ultrafast self-action of surface-plasmon polaritons at an air/metal interface, Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, vol 91 no. 19 (2015) [10.1103/PhysRevB.91.195412] [abs].
  • Yang, A; Hoang, TB; Dridi, M; Deeb, C; Mikkelsen, MH; Schatz, GC; Odom, TW, Real-time tunable lasing from plasmonic nanocavity arrays, Nature Communications, vol 6 (2015), pp. 6939-6939 [10.1038/ncomms7939] [abs].
  • Kolchin, P; Pholchai, N; Mikkelsen, MH; Oh, J; Ota, S; Islam, MS; Yin, X; Zhang, X, Correction to High Purcell Factor Due to Coupling of a Single Emitter to a Dielectric Slot Waveguide, Nano Letters, vol 15 no. 4 (2015), pp. 2763-2763 [10.1021/acs.nanolett.5b00900] [abs].