SUSANNE YELIN  Professor of Physics

University of Connecticut U-3046
2152 Hillside Road
Storrs, CT 06269-3046
UConn Physics Department

Room No: P-111
Tel: (860) 486 4899
Fax: (860) 486 3346



To be published

  1. E. Wolfe and S.F. Yelin
    “Spin Squeezing by means of Driven Superradiance, ”
    arXiv:1405.5288, will be expanded and resubmitted
  2. David D. Grimes, Stephen L. Coy, Timothy J. Barnum, Yan Zhou, Susanne F. Yelin, and Robert W. Field,
    “Direct single-shot observation of millimeter wave superradiance in Rydberg-Rydberg transitions,”
    arXiv:1604.03005 - submitted to PRL
  3. Qingyang Wang, Johannes Otterbach, and S. F. Yelin,
    “Interacting in-plane molecular dipoles in a zig-zag chain,”
    arXiv:1607.01851 (2016) - submitted to PRA
  4. B. E. Ordaz-Mendoza and S. F. Yelin,
    “A novel regime for the dynamical Casimir effect,”
    arXiv:1612.02525 (2016)
  5. Gray Putnam, Guin-Dar Lin, and S. F. Yelin,
    “Collective induced superradiant lineshifts,”
    arXiv:1612.04477 (2016)


  1. Ephraim Shahmoon, Dominik S. Wild, Mikhail D. Lukin, and S. F. Yelin,
    “Cooperative Resonances in Light Scattering from Two-Dimensional Atomic Arrays,”
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 118, 113601 (2017). arXiv:1610.00138
  2. Elena Kuznetsova, Seth T. Rittenhouse, H. R. Sadeghpour, and S. F. Yelin.
    “Rydberg atom mediated non-destructive readout of collective rotational states in polar molecule arrays,”
    Phys. Rev. A 94, 032325 (2016). arXiv:1604.08535
  3. S. F. Yelin,
    “Viewpoint: Taming Ultracold Molecules,”
    Physics 9, 60 (2016).
  4. S. L. Bromley, B. Zhu, M. Bishof, X. Zhang, T. Bothwell, J. Schachenmayer, T. L. Nicholson, R. Kaiser, S. F. Yelin, M. D. Lukin, A. M. Rey, and J. Ye,
    “Collective atomic scattering and motional effects in a dense coherent medium,”
    Nature Comm. 7, 11039 (2016).
  5. S. Singh, Y. Chu, M. D. Lukin, and S. F. Yelin,
    “Coherent population trapping, nuclear spin cooling and Lévy flights in solid state atom-like systems,”
    Adv, At. Mol. Opt. Phys. 64, 273 (2015).
  6. Tony E. Lee, Ching-Kit Chan, and Susanne F. Yelin
    “Dissipative phase transitions: Independent versus collective decay and spin squeezing,”
    Phys. Rev. A 90, 052109
  7. Ching-Kit Chan, Guin-Dar Lin, Susanne F. Yelin, and Mikhail D. Lukin
    “Quantum interference between independent reservoirs in open quantum systems,”
    Phys. Rev. A 89, 042117 (2014)
  8. Elie Wolfe and S. F. Yelin
    “Certifying Separability in Symmetric Mixed States of N Qubits, and Superradiance,”
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 140402 (2014).
  9. Guin-Dar Lin and S. F. Yelin
    “Vibrational spectroscopy of polar molecules with superradiance,”
    Molecular Physics 111, 1917 (2013).
  10. E. Kuznetsova, R. Rajapakse, S. F. Yelin
    “Enhanced index of refraction in four-wave-mixing media,”
    Phys. Rev. A 88, 033850 (2013).
  11. S. G. Bhongale, L. Mathey, Erhai Zhao, S. F. Yelin, and Mikhail Lemeshko
    “Quantum Phases of Quadrupolar Fermi Gases in Optical Lattices,”
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 110, 155301 (2013)
  12. Guin-Dar Lin and S. F. Yelin
    “Correlation in superradiance: A closed-form approach,”
    Adv. Atom. Mol. Opt. Phys. 61, chapter 6, page 253 (2012).
  13. Elie Wolfe and S. F. Yelin
    “Quantum bounds for inequalities involving marginal expectation values,”
    Phys. Rev. A 86, 012123 (2012).
  14. E. M. Kessler, G. Giedke, A. Imamoglu, S. F. Yelin, M. D. Lukin, and J. I. Cirac
    “Dissipative phase transition in a central spin system,”
    Phys. Rev. A 86, 012116 (2012).
  15. Elena Kuznetsova, Robin Côté, and S. F. Yelin
    “Coherent laser manipulation of ultracold molecules,”
    page 53 in “Femtosecond Optics,” Intech, 2011
  16. Elena Kuznetsova, S. F. Yelin, and Côté
    “An atom-molecule platform for quantum computing,”
    Quantum Inf. Proc.10, 821838 (2011).
  17. Guin-Dar Lin and S. F. Yelin
    “Superradiance in spin-j particles: Effects of multiple levels”
    Phys. Rev. A 85, 033831 (2012).
  18. Elena Kuznetsova, T. Bragdon, Robin Cote, and S. F. Yelin
    “Cluster-state generation using van der Waals and dipole-dipole interactions in optical lattices,”
    Phys. Rev. A 85, 012328 (2012).
  19. L. Zhao, Wenhui Duan, and S. F. Yelin,
    “Generation of tunable volume transmission holographic gratings at low light levels,”
    Phys. Rev. A, 84, 033806 (2011).
  20. E. Kuznetsova, S. T. Rittenhouse, H. R. Sadeghpour, S. F. Yelin
    “Rydberg atom mediated polar molecule interactions: a tool for molecular-state conditional quantum gates and individual addressability,”
    Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2011, 13 (38), 17115 (2011).
  21. L. Lamata, D. R. Leibrandt, I. L. Chuang, J. I. Cirac, M. D. Lukin, V. Vuletic, and S. F. Yelin
    “Ion crystal transducer for strong coupling between single ions and single photons,”
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 107, 030501 (2011).
  22. L. Zhao, Wenhui Duan, and S. F. Yelin
    “All-optical Fresnel lens in coherent media: controlling image with image,”
    Optics Express 19, 981 (2011).
  23. M. Issler, E. M. Kessler, G. Giedke, S. Yelin, I. Cirac, M. D. Lukin, and A. Imamoglu,
    “Nuclear Spin Cooling Using Overhauser-Field Selective Coherent Population Trapping,”
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 267202 (2010).
  24. L. Zhao, Wenhui Duan, and S. F. Yelin,
    “All-optical beam control with high speed using image-induced blazed gratings in coherent media,”
    Phys. Rev. A 82, 013809 (2010).
  25. E. M. Kessler, S. Yelin, M. D. Lukin, J. I. Cirac, and G. Giedke,
    “Optical Superradiance from Nuclear Spin Environment of Single-Photon Emitters,”
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 143601 (2010).
  26. L. Zhao and S. F. Yelin,
    “Proposal for graphene-based coherent buffers and memories,”
    Phys. Rev. B 81, 115441 (2010).
  27. E. Kuznetsova, M. Gacesa, S. F. Yelin, and Robin Côté,
    “Phase gate and readout with an atom-molecule hybrid platform,”
    Phys. Rev. A 81, 030301(R) (2010).
  28. Y. Xiao, T.Wang, M.Baryakhtar, M. Van Camp, M. Crescimanno, M. Hohensee, L. Jiang, D. F. Phillips, M. D. Lukin, S. F. Yelin, R. L. Walsworth,
    “Electromagnetically induced transparency with noisy lasers,”
    Phys. Rev. A 80, 041805(R) (2009).
  29. R. M. Rajapakse, T. Bragdon, A. M. Rey, T. Calarco, and S. F. Yelin,
    “Single photon nonlinearities using arrays of cold polar molecules,”
    Phys. Rev. A 80, 013810 (2009).
  30. J. Kästel, M. Fleischhauer, S. F. Yelin, and R. L. Walsworth,
    “Low-loss negative refraction by laser induced magneto-electric cross-coupling,”
    Phys. Rev. A 79, 063818 (2009).
  31. E. Kuznetsova, S. F. Yelin, M. Gacesa, P. Pellegrini, and R. Côté,
    “Efficient formation of ground state ultracold molecules via STIRAP from the continuum at a Feshbach resonance,”
    New J. Phys. 11 055028 (2009), Special Issue on Polar Molecules.
  32. L. Zhao, T. Wang, and S. F. Yelin,
    “Electromagnetically induced spatial light modulation,”
    Opt. Lett. 34, 1930 (2009)..
  33. S. F. Yelin, D. DeMille, and R. Côté,
    “Quantum information processing with ultracold polar molecules.”
    Chap. 17, pp. 629-648, in Cold Polar Molecules: Creation and Applications, edited by R.V. Krems, W.C. Stwalley, and B. Friedrich, Taylor and Francis (2009).
  34. A. V. Dodonov, L. C. Celeri, F. Pascoal, M. D. Lukin, S. F. Yelin,
    “Photon generation from vacuum in non-stationary circuit QED,”
    arXiv:0806.4035 (2008).
  35. E. Kuznetsova, P. Pellegrini, R. Côté, M. D. Lukin, and S. F. Yelin,
    “Formation of deeply bound molecules via chainwise adiabatic passage,”
    Phys. Rev. A 78, 021402 (2008)
  36. E. Kuznetsova, R. Côté, K. Kirby, and S. F. Yelin,
    “Analysis of experimental feasibility of polar-molecule-based phase gates,”
    Phys. Rev. A 78, 012313 (2008)
  37. T. Wang, L. Zhao, L. Jiang, and S. F. Yelin,
    “Diffusion-induced decoherence of stored optical vortices,”
    Phys. Rev. A 77, 043815 (2008)
  38. L. Zhao, T. Wang, Y. Xiao, and S. F. Yelin,
    “Image storage in hot vapors,”
    Phys. Rev. A 77, R041802 (2008)
  39. T. Wang and S. F. Yelin,
    “Fast mode of rotated atoms in one-dimensional lattice rings,”
    Phys. Rev. A 76, 033619 (2007)
  40. J. Kästel, M. Fleischhauer, S. F. Yelin, R. L. Walsworth,
    “Tunable negative refraction without absorption via electromagnetically induced chirality,”,
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 073602 (2007).
  41. T. Wang, J. Javanainen, and S. F. Yelin,
    “Supercurrents in an atom-molecule gas in an optical ring lattice,”
    Phys. Rev. A 76, 011601 (2007)
  42. T. Wang, R. Côté, E. Eyler, S. Farooqi, P.Gould, M. Kostrun, D. Tong, D. Vrinceanu and S. F. Yelin,
    “Superradiance in ultracold Rydberg atoms,”
    Phys. Rev. A 75, 033802 (2007)
  43. T. Wang, R. Rajapakse, S. F. Yelin,
    “Electromagnetically induced transparency and slow light with semiconductor bound excitons,”
    Optics Communications 272, 154 (2007)
  44. S. F. Yelin, K. Kirby, and R. Côté,
    “Dipolar switching for robust quantum computation with polar molecules,”
    Phys. Rev. A 74, 050301(R) (2006)
  45. T. Wang and S. F. Yelin,
    “Theory for Raman Superradiance in atomic gases,”
    Phys. Rev. A 72, 043804 (2005)
  46. T. Wang, M. Kostrun, and S. F. Yelin,
    “Multiple beamsplitter for single photons,”
    Phys. Rev. A 70, 053822 (2004)
  47. P. D. Kumavor, A. C. Beal, S. F. Yelin, E. Donkor, and B. C. Wang,
    “Comparison of Four Multi-User Quantum Key Distribution Schemes Over Passive Optical Networks,”
    Journal of Lightwave Technology, vol. 23, No.1, Jan 2005, pp.268-276.
  48. S. F. Yelin, V. Sautenkov, M. M. Kash, G. R. Welch, and M. D. Lukin,
    “Nonlinear optics via double dark resonances,”,
    Phys. Rev. A 68, 063801 (2003)
  49. R. L. Walsworth, S. F. Yelin, M. D. Lukin,
    “The story behind 'stopped light’ ,”
    Opt. Phot. News, May 2002
  50. S. F. Yelin and P. R. Hemmer,
    “Resonantly enhanced nonlinear optics in semiconductor quantum wells: An application to sensitive infrared detection,”
    Phys. Rev. A, 66, 013803 (2002)
  51. M. Fleischhauer, S. F.Yelin, and M. D. Lukin,
    “How to Trap Photons? Storing Quantum States of the Radiation Field in Collective Atomic Excitations,”
    Optics Communications, 179, 395 (2000)
  52. M. D. Lukin, S. F. Yelin, and M. Fleischhauer,
    “Entanglement of Atomic Ensembles by Trapping Correlated Photon States,”
    Phys. Rev. Lett., 84, 4232 (2000)
  53. M. D. Lukin, S. F. Yelin, A. S. Zibrov, and M. O. Scully,
    “Enhancement of Refractive Index with Quantum Coherence: An Overview,”
    In “Special Issue on Amplification without Inversion”, Laser Physics, 9, 759 (1999)
  54. M. Fleischhauer and S. F. Yelin,
    “Radiative atom-atom interactions in optically dense media: Quantum corrections to the Lorentz-Lorenz formula,”
    Phys. Rev. A 59, 2427 (1999)
  55. M. D. Lukin, S. F. Yelin, M. Fleischhauer, and M. O. Scully,
    “Interacting dark resonances: Interference effects induced by coherently altered quantum superpositions,”
    Phys. Rev. A 61, 3225 (1999)
  56. M. D. Lukin, S. F. Yelin, A. S. Zibrov and M. O. Scully,
    “Enhancement of Refractive Index with Quantum Coherence: An Overview,”
    in “Special Issue on Amplification without Inversion,” Laser Physics, 9, 759 (1999)
  57. S. F. Yelin and P. R. Hemmer
    “Sensitive optical detection of mid-infrared radiation based on induced transparency,”
    In “International Quantum Electronics Conference 19”, 1999 OSA Technical Digest Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 1999)
  58. M. O. Scully, M. Fleischhauer, E. Fry, A. Imamoglu, M. D. Lukin, D. E. Nikonov, Th. Walther, and S. F. Yelin,
    “Lasing Without Inversion via Interference of Double-Dark Resonances in Atomic and Quantum Well Systems,”
    in “Coherent Control in Atoms, Molecules and Semiconductors,” W.Potz and W.A.Schroeder, Eds., Kluwer Academic, Dordrecht, (1999)
  59. S. F. Yelin and M. D. Lukin and M. O. Scully and P. Mandel,
    “Gain without inversion in the frequency up-conversion regime,”
    Phys. Rev. A 57, 3858 (1998)
  60. A. G. Vladimirov, P. Mandel, S. F. Yelin, M. D. Lukin, and M. O. Scully,
    “Non-linear dynamics in a single mode three-level laser without inversion,”
    Phys. Rev. E 57, 1499 (1998)
  61. S. F. Yelin and M. Fleischhauer,
    “Modifications of local field effects in two level systems due to quantum corrections,”
    Opt. Ex.1, 160 (1997)
  62. H. Giessen, J. D. Berger, G. Mohs, P. Meystre, and S. F. Yelin,
    “Cavity modified spontaneous emission: From Rabi oscillations to exponential decay,”
    Phys. Rev. A 53, 2816 (1996)
  63. S. F. Yelin, C. J. Bednar, and C.-R. Hu,
    “The role of atomic recoil in micromaser 'Welcher Weg' detection,”
    Opt. Comm. 136, 171 (1996)
  64. U. W. Rathe, M. O. Scully, and S. F. Yelin,
    “Second order photon-photon correlations and atomic spectroscopy,”
    “Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences” 755, 28 (1995)
  65. S. F. Yelin, U. W. Rathe, and M. O. Scully
    in “A NATO ASI on Electron Theory and Quantum Electrodynamics” held September 5-16 in Edirne, Turkey (1994)