Publications

Preprints

  • Critical slowing down in the bistable regime of circuir quantum electrodynamics
    P. Brookes, G. Tancredi, A.D. Patterson, J. Rahamim, M. Esposito, P.J. Leek, E. Ginossar, M.H. Szymanska
    https://arxiv.org/abs/1907.13592
  • Directional Goldstone waves in polariton condensates close to equilibrium

    Dario Ballarini, Davide Caputo, Galbadrakh Dagvadorj, Richard Juggins, Milena De Giorgi, Lorenzo Dominici, Kenneth West, Loren N. Pfeiffer, Giuseppe Gigli, Marzena H. Szymanska, Daniele Sanvitto
    https://arxiv.org/abs/1905.12551


2019

Articles

  • Driven Bose-Hubbard dimer under nonlocal dissipation: A bistable time crystal
    C. Lledó, Th. K. Mavrogordatos, M. H. Szymańska
    Phys. Rev. B 100, 054303 (2019)

2018

Articles

  • Properties of the signal mode in the polariton optical parametric oscillator regime
    K. Dunnett, A. Ferrier, A. Zamora, G. Dagvadorj, M. H. Szymańska
    Phys. Rev. B 98, 165307 (2018)
  • Coherently driven microcavity-polaritons and the question of superfluidity
    R. T. Juggins, J. Keeling and M. H. Szymańska
    Nature Comms. 9, 4062 (2018)

  • Dynamical critical exponents in driven-dissipative quantum systems
    P. Comaron, G. Dagvadorj, A. Zamora, I. Carusotto, N. P. Proukakis, M. H. Szymańska
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 121, 095302 (2018)

  • Rare quantum metastable states in the strongly dispersive Jaynes-Cummings oscillator
    Th. K. Mavrogordatos, F. Barratt, U. Asari, P. Szafulski, E. Ginossar, and M. H. Szymańska
    Phys. Rev. A 97, 033828 (2018)
  • Topological order and thermal equilibrium in polariton condensates
    Davide Caputo, Dario Ballarini, Galbadrakh Dagvadorj, Carlos Sánchez Muñoz, Milena De Giorgi, Lorenzo Dominici, Kenneth West, Loren N. Pfeiffer, Giuseppe Gigli, Fabrice P. Laussy, Marzena H. Szymańska, and Daniele Sanvitto
    Nature Materials 17, 145 (2018)

2017

Articles

  • Tuning across Universalities with a Driven Open Condensate
    A. Zamora, L. M. Sieberer, K. Dunnett, S. Diehl, and M. H. Szymańska
    Phys. Rev. X 7, 041006 (2017)
  • Macroscopic Two-Dimensional Polariton Condensates
    Dario Ballarini, Davide Caputo, Carlos Sánchez Muñoz, Milena De Giorgi, Lorenzo Dominici, Marzena H. Szymańska, Kenneth West, Loren N. Pfeiffer, Giuseppe Gigli, Fabrice P. Laussy, and Daniele Sanvitto
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 118, 215301 (2017)
  • Simultaneous Bistability of a Qubit and Resonator in Circuit Quantum Electrodynamics
    Th. K. Mavrogordatos, G. Tancredi, M. Elliott, M. J. Peterer, A. Patterson, J. Rahamim, P. J. Leek, E. Ginossar, and M. H. Szymańska
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 118, 040402 (2017)

2016

Articles

  • Twist of generalized skyrmions and spin vortices in a polariton superfluid
    Stefano Donati, Lorenzo Dominici, Galbadrakh Dagvadorj, Dario Ballarini, Milena De Giorgi, Alberto Bramati, Giuseppe Gigli, Yuri G. Rubo, Marzena Hanna Szymańska, and Daniele Sanvitto
    Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci 113, 14926 (2016)
  • Keldysh field theory for nonequilibrium condensation in a parametrically pumped polariton system
    K. Dunnett, M. H. Szymańska
    Phys. Rev. B 93, 195306 (2016)

2015

Articles

  • Vortex and half-vortex stability in coherently driven spinor polariton fluid
    L. Dominici, G. Dagvadorj, J.M. Fellows, S. Donati, D. Ballarini, M. De Giorgi, F.M. Marchetti, B. Piccirillo, L. Marrucci, A. Bramati, G. Gigli, M.H. Szymańska, D. Sanvitto
    Sci. Adv. 1, e1500807 (2015)
  • Non-equilibrium Berezinskii-Kosterlitz-Thouless Transition in a Driven Open Quantum System
    G. Dagvadorj, J. M. Fellows, S. Matyjaskiewicz, F. M. Marchetti, I. Carusotto, M. H. Szymańska
    Phys. Rev. X 5, 041028 (2015)
  • Multicomponent polariton superfluidity in the optical parametric oscillator regime
    A. C. Berceanu, L. Dominici, I. Carusotto, D. Ballarini, E. Cancellieri, G. Gigli, M. H. Szymańska, D. Sanvitto, and F. M. Marchetti
    Phys. Rev. B 92, 035307 (2015)
  • Spontaneous vortex arrays in a parametrically driven polariton condensate
    J.O. Hamp, A.K. Balin, F.M. Marchetti, D. Sanvitto, M.H. Szymańska
    EPL (Europhysics Letters)110, 57006 (2015)

2014

Articles

  • Merging of vortices and antivortices in polariton superfluids
    E. Cancellieri, T. Boulier, R. Hivet, D. Ballarini, D. Sanvitto, M. H. Szymańska, C. Ciuti, E. Giacobino, A. Bramati
    Phys. Rev. B 90, 214518 (2014)
  • Interaction-shaped vortex-antivortex lattices in polariton fluids
    R. Hivet, E. Cancellieri, T. Boulier, D. Ballarini, D. Sanvitto, F. M. Marchetti, M. H. Szymanska, C. Ciuti, E. Giacobino, A. Bramati
    Phys. Rev. B 90, 019904 (2014)
  • Interactions in dye-microcavity photon condensates and the prospects for their observation
    R. A. Nyman and M. H. Szymańska
    Phys. Rev. A 89, 033844 (2014)

2012

Articles

  • Control and ultrafast dynamics of a two-fluid polariton switch
    M. De Giorgi, D. Ballarini, E. Cancellieri, F. M. Marchetti, M. H. Szymanska, C. Tejedor, R. Cingolani, E. Giacobino, A. Bramati, G. Gigli, D. Sanvitto
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 109, 266407 (2012)
  • Intertwining Electron Tunneling with Light
    Marzena H. Szymańska
    Science 336, 679 (2012)
  • Power-law decay of the spatial correlation function in exciton-polariton condensates
    Georgios Roumpos, Michael Lohse, Wolfgang H. Nitsche, Jonathan Keeling, Marzena Hanna Szymańska, Peter B. Littlewood, Andreas Löffler, Sven Höfling, Lukas Worschech, Alfred Forchel, and Yoshihisa Yamamoto
    Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci 109, 6467 (2012)
  • Frictionless flow in a binary polariton superfluid
    E. Cancellieri, F. M. Marchetti, M. H. Szymańska, D. Sanvitto, C. Tejedor
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 065301 (2012)

2011

Articles

  • Onset and Dynamics of Vortex-Antivortex Pairs in Polariton Optical Parametric Oscillator Superfluids
    G. Tosi, F. M. Marchetti, D. Sanvitto, C. Anton, M. H. Szymańska, A. Berceanu, C. Tejedor, L. Marrucci, A. Lematre, J. Bloch, L. Vina
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 107, 036401 (2011)
  • Strain-Induced Darkening of Trapped Excitons in Coupled Quantum Wells at Low Temperature
    N. W. Sinclair, J. K. Wuenschell, Z. Voros, B. Nelsen, D. W. Snoke, M. H. Szymańska, A. Chin, J. Keeling, L. N. Pfeiffer, K. W. West
    Phys. Rev. B 83, 245304 (2011)
  • Multistability of a two component exciton-polariton fluid
    E. Cancellieri, F. M. Marchetti, M. H. Szymańska, C. Tejedor
    Phys. Rev. B 83, 214507 (2011)

2010

Articles

  • Superflow of resonantly driven polaritons against a defect
    E. Cancellieri, F. M. Marchetti, M. H. Szymańska, C. Tejedor
    Phys. Rev. B 82, 224512 (2010)
  • Propagating wavepackets and quantised currents in coherently driven polariton superfluids
    M. H. Szymańska, F. M. Marchetti, D. Sanvitto
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 236402 (2010)
  • Spontaneous and Triggered Vortices in Polariton Optical-Parametric-Oscillator Superfluids
    F. M. Marchetti, M. H. Szymańska, C. Tejedor, D. M. Whittaker
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 063902 (2010)
  • Persistent currents and quantised vortices in a polariton superfluid
    D. Sanvitto, F. M. Marchetti, M. H. Szymańska, G. Tosi, M. Baudisch, F. P. Laussy, D. N. Krizhanovskii, M. S. Skolnick, L. Marrucci, A. Lemaitre, J. Bloch, C. Tejedor, L. Vina
    Nature Physics 6, 527 (2010)

2008

Articles

  • Probing Fermionic Condensates by Fast-Sweep Projection onto Feshbach Molecules
    S. Matyjaśkiewicz, M. H. Szymańska, K. Góral
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 150410 (2008)
  • Phase diagram for condensation of microcavity polaritons: From theory to practice
    F. M. Marchetti, M. H. Szymańska, J. Keeling, J. Kasprzak, R. André, Le Si Dang, P. B. Littlewood
    Phys. Rev. B 77, 235313 (2008)

2007

Articles

  • Coherence properties and luminescence spectra of condensed polaritons in CdTe microcavities
    M. H. Szymańska, F. M. Marchetti, J. Keeling, P. B. Littlewood
    Solid State Commun. 144, 364 (2007)
  • Absorption, Photoluminescence and Resonant Rayleigh Scattering Probes of Condensed Microcavity Polaritons
    F. M. Marchetti, J. Keeling, M. H. Szymańska, P. B. Littlewood
    Phys. Rev. B 76, 115326 (2007)
  • Mean field theory and fluctuation spectrum of a pumped, decaying Bose-Fermi system across the quantum condensation transition
    M. H. Szymańska, J. Keeling, P. B. Littlewood
    Phys. Rev. B 75, 195331 (2007)
  • Collective coherence in planar semiconductor microcavities
    J. Keeling, F. M. Marchetti, M. H. Szymańska, P. B. Littlewood
    Semicond. Sci. Technol. 22, R1-R26 (2007)

2006

Articles

  • Bose-Einstein condensation of exciton polaritons
    J. Kasprzak, M. Richard, S. Kundermann, A. Baas, P. Jeambrun, J. M. J. Keeling, F. M. Marchetti, M. H. Szymańska, R. Andre, J. L. Staehli, V. Savona, P. B. Littlewood, B. Deveaud, Le Si Dang
    Nature 443, 409 (2006)
  • Non-equilibrium quantum condensation in an incoherently pumped dissipative system
    M. H. Szymańska, J. Keeling, P. B. Littlewood
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 230602 (2006)
  • Thermodynamics and excitations of condensed polaritons in disordered microcavities
    F. M. Marchetti, J. Keeling, M. H. Szymańska, P. B. Littlewood
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 066405 (2006)

2005

Articles


2004

Articles


2003

Articles

  • Polarization-dependent photoluminescence-excitation spectra of one-dimensional exciton and continuum states in T-shaped quantum wires
    H. Itoh, Y. Hayamizu, M. Yoshita, H. Akiyama, L. N. Pfeiffer, K. W. West, M. H. Szymańska, P. B. Littlewood
    Appl. Phys. Lett. 83, 2043 (2003)
  • Polariton condensation and lasing in optical microcavities: The decoherence-driven crossover
    M. H. Szymańska, P. B. Littlewood, B. D. Simons
    Phys. Rev. A 68, 013818 (2003)
  • Phase-locking in quantum and classical oscillators: polariton condensates, lasers, and arrays of Josephson junctions
    P. R. Eastham, M. H. Szymańska, P. B. Littlewood
    Solid State Commun. 127, 117 (2003)
  • Excitonic Binding in Coupled Quantum Wells
    M. H. Szymańska, P. B. Littlewood
    Phys. Rev. B 67, 193305 (2003)

2002

Articles


2001

Articles

  • Coexistence of excitonic lasing with electron-hole plasma, spontaneous emission in one-dimensional semiconductor structures
    J. Rubio, L. N. Pfeiffer, M. H. Szymańska, A. Pinczuk, S. He, H. U. Baranger, P. B. Littlewood, K. W. West, B. S. Dennis
    Solid State Commun. 120, 423 (2001)
  • Excitons in T-shaped quantum wires
    M. H. Szymańska, P. B. Littlewood, R. J. Needs
    Phys. Rev. B 63, 205317 (2001)

1999

Articles

  • Effect of a photonic band gap on the threshold and output power of solid-state lasers and light-emitting diodes
    M. H. Szymańska, A. F. Hughes, E. R. Pike
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 83, 69 (1999)

Conference Proceedings

  1. Pulse, polarization and topology shaping of polariton fluids 
    Lorenzo Dominici, David Colas, Stefano Donati, Galbadrakh Dagvadorj, Antonio Gianfrate, Carlos Sánchez Muñoz, Dario Ballarini, Milena De Giorgi, Giuseppe Gigli, Marzena H. Szymańska, Fabrice P. Laussy, Daniele Sanvitto
    Proc. SPIE 10120, Complex Light and Optical Forces XI, 101200E (2017)
  2. Mean-field and quantum-fluctuation dynamics in the driven dispersive Jaynes-Cummings model 
    Th. Mavrogordatos, P. Szafulski, E.Gionossar and M. H. Szymańska
    Proc. SPIE 10142, 20th Slovak-Czech-Polish Optical Conference on Wave and Quantum Aspects of Contemporary Optics (2016)
  3. Hydrodinamical phenomena in polariton condensates 
    D. Sanvitto, M. De Giorgi, D. Ballarini, A. Amo, G. Tosi, F. Marchetti, M. H. Szymánska, S. Pigeon, V. G. Sala, E. Cancellieri, I. Carusotto, R. Hivet, F. Pisanello, G. Lemenager, R. Houdré, A. Lemaître, J. Bloch, E. Giacobino, C. Tejedor, L. Viña, C. Ciuti, A. Bramati, G. Gigli
    AIP Conference Proceeding Series 1399, 30th International Conference on the Physics of Semiconductors (2011)
  4. Drag Force and Superfluidity in Optical Parametrical Oscillators 
    E. Cancellieri, F. M. Marchetti, M. H. Szymańska, D. Sanvitto and C. Tejedor
    CLEO EUROPE/EQEC 2011, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe, and 12th European Quantum Electronics Conference (2011)
  5. Persistent quantised currents in a polariton superfluid 
    F. M. Marchetti, M. H. Szymańska, D. Sanvitto, G. Tosi, M. Baudisch, A. Lemaitre, J. Bloch, E. Karimi, B. Piccirillo, L. Marrucci, C. Tejedor, L. Vina
    11th International Conference on Optics of Excitons in Confined Systems, Journal of Physics Conference Series 210 (2010)
  6. Bose–Einstein condensation of microcavity polaritons—myth or reality?
    J. Kasprzak, M. Richard, S. Kundermann, A. Baas, P. Jeambrun, J. Keeling, F. M. Marchetti, M. H. Szymanska, R. André, J. L. Staehli, P. B. Littlewood, B. Deveaud
    Nanosctructures: Physics and Technology, 14th International Symposium, St. Petersburg, Russia, (2006)

Books and Book Chapters

  1. Quantum Gases: Finite Temperature and Non-Equilibrium Dynamics (Vol. 1 Cold Atoms Series)
    N. P. Proukakis, S. A. Gardiner, M. Davis, M. H. Szymanska (editors)
    and chapter Non-Equilibrium Bose-Einstein Condensation in a Dissipative Environment M. H. Szymańska, J. Keeling, P. B. Littlewood 
    Imperial College Press, London, ISBN: 978-1-84816-810-7
  2. Vortices in polariton OPO superfluids 
    F. M. Marchetti, M. H. Szymańska
    chapter in Exciton Polaritons in Microcavities – New Frontiers 
    Springer-Verlag, ISBN: 3642241948arXiv:1107.4487 (2011)
  3. Keldysh Green’s function approach to coherence in a non-equilibrium steady state: connecting Bose-Einstein condensation and lasing 
    J. Keeling, M. H. Szymańska, P. B. Littlewood
    chapter in Optical Generation and Control of Quantum Coherence in Semiconductor Nanostructures  
    Springer-Verlag, ISBN: 978-3-642-12490-7arXiv:1001.3338 (2010)
  4. Novel Quantum Condensates in Excitonic Matter 
    P. B. Littlewood, J. M. J. Keeling, P. R. Eastham, F. M. Marchetti, M. H. Szymańska
    chapter in Lectures on the physics of strongly correlated systems XIII, 
    AIP Conference Proceedings 1162 15 (2009)
  5. The Photonic Band Gap Laser: The Role of Spontaneous Emission in the Theory of Solid-State Lasers and LEDs 
    E. R. Pike, A. F. Hughes, M. H. Szymańska
    chapter in Directions in Quantum Optics edited by H. J. Carmichael, R. J. Glauber, M. O. Scully
    p. 250-260, Springer-Verlag ISBN: 3540411879 (2001)

Editorial Materials

  1. Optical coherence and collective phenomena in nanostructures 
    P. B. Littlewood, F. M. Marchetti, M. H. Szymańska
    J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 19, 290301 (2007)