Selected Publications


  • “Control of strong light-matter interaction in monolayer WS2 through electric field gating,” B. Chakraborty, J. Gu, M. Khatoniyar, Z. Sun, R. Bushati, A. Bohemke, R. Koots and V. M. Menon, Nano.  Lett.  (2018)
  • “Near deterministic activation of room temperature quantum emitters in hexagonal boron nitride,” N. V. Proscia, Z. Shotan, H. Jayakumar, P. Reddy, A. Alkauskas, M. Doherty, C. A. Meriles, and V. M. Menon, ArXiv 1712. 01352 (2017) – In Press Optica (2018)
  • “Interacting polariton fluids in a monolayer of tungsten disulfide,” F. Brachati, A. Fieramosca, S. Hafezian, J. Gu. B. Chakraborty, D. Ballarini, L. Martinu, V. M. menon, D. Sanvitto, S. Kena-Cohen, In Press Nature Nanotech (2018).
  • “Long range resonant energy transfer using optical topological transitions in metamaterials,” R. Deshmukh, S-A. Biehs, E. Khwaja, G.S. Agarwal, and V. M. Menon ACS Photonics (2018)
  • “Theory of polariton long range excitation energy transfer,” M. Du, L. A. Martinez, R. F. Ribeiro, Z. Hu, V. M. Menon, J.Yuen-Zhou, ArXiv 1711.11576 (2017) Chem. Science (2018)
  • “Directional emission of Rh 6G on silver grating,” K. Tanyi, S. Mashhadi, S. D. Bhattacharyya, T. Galfsky, V. Menon, E. Simmons, V. A. Podolskiy, N. Noginova, and M. A. Noginov, Opt. Lett. 43, 2668 (2018)







  •   “Topological transitions in metamaterials,” H. N. S. Krishnamoorthy, Z. Jacob, E. Narimanov, I. Kretzschmar, and V. M. Menon, Science 336, 205 (2012).
  •   “Enhanced nonlinear response of metal nanocomposite based photonic crystals,” S. Husaini, H. Teng, and V. M. Menon, Appl. Phys. Lett. 101,111103 (2012).
  •   “Probing Y-shaped DNA structure with time resolved FRET,” S. Chatterjee, J. B. Lee, N. Valappil, D. Luo, and V. M. Menon, Nanoscale 4, 1568 (2012).
  •   “Flexible optics – Recent developments in molecular gels,” G. John, S. Jadhav, V. M. Menon, and V. T. John, Angew. Chem. 51, 1760 (2012).


  •   “Resonant enhancement of magneto-optical polarization conversion in microdisk resonators,” L. Deych, C. Meriles, and V. M. Menon, Appl. Phys. Lett. 99, 241107 (2011).
  •   “Investigating the distance limit of metal nanoparticle based spectroscopic ruler,” S. Chatterjee, J. B. Lee, N. Valappil, D. Luo, and V. M. Menon, Biomedical Optics Express 2, 1727 (2011).
  •   “Plasmon resonance induced enhancement of reflection band in a one-dimensional metal nanocomposite photonic crystal,” S. Husaini, L. Deych and V. M. Menon, Optics Letters 38, 1368 (2011).
  •   “Integrated Photonics using Colloidal Quantum Dots,” V. M. Menon, SPIE Newsroom, August 2010, DOI: 10.1117/2.1201007.003063


  •   “Towards polaritonic logic circuits,” V. M. Menon, L. I . Deych, A. Lisyansky, Nature Photonics 4, 345 (2010).
  •   “Exciton Lattice polaritons in multiple quantum well based photonic crystals,” D. Goldberg, L. Deych, A. Lisyansky, Z. Shi, V. Tokranov, M. Yakimov, S. Oktyabrsky, and V. M. Menon, Nature Photonics 3, 662 (2009).
  •   “Integrated photonics using colloidal quantum dots,” V. M. Menon, S. Husaini, N. Okoye, and N. Valappil, Journal of Nanophotonics  3, 031608 (2009).
  •   “Luminescence from a Fibonacci photonic crystal,” V. Passias, Z Shi, N. Valappil, L. Deych, A. Lisyansky, and V. M. Menon,  Optics Express 17, 6636 (2009).
  •   “Time resolved and steady state luminescence properties of InGaP colloidal quantum dots,” S. Chatterjee, N. Valappil, and V. M. Menon, Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. 1133, AA07-18 (2009).
  •   “Organic photonic bandgap microcavities doped with semiconductor nanocrystals for room-temperature single photon sources on demand,”  S. G. Lukishova, L. J. Bissell, V. M. Menon, N. Valappil, M. A. Hahn, C. M. Evans, B. Zimmerman, T. D. Krauss, R. W. Boyd, C. R. Stroud,      Jr,,  Journal of Modern Optics 56, 167 (2009).
  •   “Lasing from quantum dots in a spin-coated flexible microcavity,” V. M. Menon, M. Luberto, N. Valappil, S. Chatterjee, Optics Express 16, 19535 (2008).
  •   “Solution processed microcavity structures with embedded quantum dots,” N. Valappil, M. Luberto, I. Zeylikovich, T. K. Gayen, J. Franco, B. B. Das, R. R. Alfano and V. M. Menon, Photonics and Nanostructures: Fundamentals and Applications 5, 184 (2007)
  •   “Control of spontaneous emission from colloidal quantum dots in a polymer microcavity,” V. M. Menon, N. Valappil, I. Zeylikovich, B. Das, T. Gayen and R. R. Alfano, Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. 959, M10-01 (2007).
  •   “Strong coupling and hybridization of Frenkel and Wannier-Mott excitons in an organic-inorganic optical microcavity,” R. J. Holmes, S. Kena-Cohen, V. M. Menon, and S. R. Forrest, Phys. Rev. B 74, 235211 (2006).
  •   “Light induced symmetry breaking and related giant enhancement of nonlinear properties in CdZnTe:V crystals,” S. Shwartz, R. Weil, M. Segev, E. Lakin, E. Zolotoyabko, V. M. Menon, S. R. Forrest, and U. El-Hanany, Opt. Express 14, 9385 (2006).
  •   “Photonic integration using asymmetric twin waveguide (ATG) technology – II. Devices,” V. M. Menon, F. Xia, and S. R. Forrest, IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics 11, 30-42 (2005).
  •   “Photonic integration using asymmetric twin waveguide (ATG) technology – I. Concepts and Theory,” F. Xia, V. M. Menon, and S. R. Forrest, IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics 11, 17-29 (2005).