The Leona Chanin Career Development Chair,
B.Sc. (Cum Laude), 1995, Mechanical Engineering, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology
M.Sc., 1999, Physics, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology
Ph.D., 2004, Physics, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology
Adjunct Professors, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Physics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
Honors and Awards
2010, US Air Force Young Investigator Award. Given to the top 39 US young faculty in all science and engineering.
2005, Center for the Physics of Information Postdoctoral Fellowship, Caltech.
2004, Rothschild Fellowship, Awarded to the top 8 Israeli postdoctoral students country-wide in all sciences and engineering
1999, Eshkol Excellence Scholarship, Awarded to the top 25 Israeli graduate students country-wide in all sciences and engineering.
G. Bahl, M. Tomes, F. Marquardt, T. Carmon, "Observation of Spontaneous Brillouin Cooling" Nature Physics, 8, 203-207 (2012)
**See also News and views section in Nature Physics 8, 180-181 (2012)
*** See also News and views section in Nature Photonics 7, 348-349 (2013)
****See also: Our work was selected as one of the 30 "most exciting peer-reviewed optics research" that appeared on 2012, Optics and Photonic News, 12 43, (2012)
Gaurav Bahl, Kyu Hyun Kim, Wonsuk Lee, Jing Liu, Xudong Fan and Tal Carmon, "Brillouin cavity optomechanics with microï¬‚uidic devices", Nature Communications, doi:10.1038/ncomms2994, 2013
M. Tomes and T. Carmon "Photonic-MEMS vibrating at at X-band (11-GHz Rates". Physical Review Letters, 102, 113601-113605 (2009)
T. Carmon, H. Rokhsari, L. Yang, T.J. Kippenberg, K.J. Vahala, "Temporal behavior of radiation-pressure-induced vibrations of an optical microcavity phonon mode". Physical Review Letters 94, 223902 (2005)