Maiken Mikkelsen

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Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Appointments and Affiliations
  • Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Assistant Professor in the Department of Physics
Contact Information:
Education:

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

Specialties:

Nanophysics
Experimental condensed matter physics

Courses Taught:
  • ECE 392: Undergraduate Research in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • ECE 493: Undergraduate Research in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • ECE 521: Quantum Mechanics
  • PHYSICS 151L9D: Introductory Mechanics (Discussion Component)

Representative Publications: (More Publications)
    • Thomas Zentgraf*, Yongmin Liu*, Maiken H. Mikkelsen*, Jason Valentine & Xiang Zhang, Plasmonic Luneburg and Eaton lenses, Nature Nanotechnology, vol 6 no. 151 (2011).
    • J. Berezovsky*, M. H. Mikkelsen*, N. G. Stoltz, L. A. Coldren & D. D. Awschalom, Picosecond coherent optical manipulation of a single electron spin in a quantum dot, Science, vol 320 no. 349 (2008).
    • R. C. Myers, M. H. Mikkelsen, J.-M. Tang, A. C. Gossard, M. E. Flatté & D. D. Awschalom, Zero-field optical manipulation of magnetic ions in semiconductors, Nature Materials, vol 7 no. 203 (2008).
    • M. H. Mikkelsen, J. Berezovsky, N. G. Stoltz, L. A. Coldren & D. D. Awschalom, Optically detected coherent spin dynamics of a single electron in a quantum dot, Nature Physics, vol 3 no. 770 (2007).
    • J. Berezovsky, M. H. Mikkelsen, O. Gywat, N. G. Stoltz, L. A. Coldren & D. D. Awschalom, Nondestructive optical measurements of a single electron spin in a quantum dot, Science, vol 314 no. 1916 (2006).