Joel Alter Greenberg

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Assistant Research Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Performs research in the area of computational imaging with a focus on physics-based modeling and system-level design from fundamental science through algorithm implementation.

Appointments and Affiliations
  • Assistant Research Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Contact Information:
  • Office Location: Room 107 Physics, Durham, NC 27708
  • Office Phone: (919) 660-2500
  • Email Address: joel.greenberg@duke.edu
Education:

  • Ph.D. Duke University, 2012

Curriculum Vitae
Specialties:

Atomic, molecular, and optical physics
Nonlinear dynamics and complex systems

Awards, Honors, and Distinctions:

  • Fritz London Fellowship, Duke University Physics Department, September, 2010
  • Physics Graduate Teaching Fellowship, Duke University Physics Department, 2009
  • Preparing Future Faculty Fellow, Duke University Graduate School, 2009
  • John Chambers Fellowship, Fitzpatrick Institute of Photonics (Duke University), September, 2007
  • James B. Duke Fellowship, Duke University, September, 2005

Courses Taught:
  • BME 552: Advanced Optics
  • ECE 541: Advanced Optics
  • PHYSICS 621: Advanced Optics

Representative Publications: (More Publications)
    • Greenberg, JA; Schmittberger, BL; Gauthier, DJ, Bunching-induced optical nonlinearity and instability in cold atoms [Invited]., Optics Express, vol 19 no. 23 (2011), pp. 22535-22549 [abs].
    • Zhang, R; Greenberg, JA; Fischer, MC; Gauthier, DJ, Controllable ultrabroadband slow light in a warm rubidium vapor, Optical Society of America Journal B: Optical Physics, vol 28 no. 11 (2011), pp. 2578-2583 [10.1364/JOSAB.28.002578] [abs].
    • Greenberg, JA; Gauthier, DJ, Transient dynamics and momentum redistribution in cold atoms via recoil-induced resonances, Physical Review A: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics, vol 79 no. 3 (2009) [10.1103/PhysRevA.79.033414] [abs].
    • Dawes, AMC; Illing, L; Greenberg, JA; Gauthier, DJ, All-optical switching with transverse optical patterns, Physical Review A: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics, vol 77 no. 1 (2008) [10.1103/PhysRevA.77.013833] [abs].
    • Greenberg, JA; Oriá, M; Dawes, AM; Gauthier, DJ, Absorption-induced trapping in an anisotropic magneto-optical trap., Optics Express, vol 15 no. 26 (2007), pp. 17699-17708 [abs].
Lectures and Invited Talks:
  • Super-charging nonlinear optical processes via cooperative effects., Foz do Iguazu, Brazil,
  • Lamb-Dicke-enhanced free-space superfluorescence in a cold thermal vapor., Houston, TX,
  • Superradiance in an ultracold thermal vapor, OSA NLO (Honolulu, HI),
  • Transient enhancement of the nonlinear atom-photon coupling via recoil-induced resonances, DAMOP (Charlottesville, VA),
  • Investigation of the Saturation Mechanism of Recoil-induced Resonances, DAMOP (State College, PA),
  • Momentum-state Engineering via Recoil-Induced Resonances, Poster presented at annual Fitzpatrick Insitute of Photonics meeting (Duke University, NC),
  • Nonlinear Beam Shaping in an Anisotropic Magneto-optical Trap, Poster presented at DAMOP (State College, PA),
  • Anisotropic MOT for Nonlinear Optical Studies, Poster presented at annual Fitzpatrick Insitute of Photonics meeting (Duke University, NC),
  • Anisotropic MOT for Nonlinear Optical Studies, Poster Presented at Atomic Physics Gordon Conference (Tilton School, NH),
  • Theoretical Optimization of a DAVLL System in Rubidium Vapor, Poster presented at annual Fitzpatrick Insitute of Photonics meeting (Duke University, NC),
  • Determining the ANCs for 13C 12C+n for Nuclear Astrophysics Studies, Poster Presented at APS DNP meeting (Chicago, IL),