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Tal Carmon

Tal Carmon
Associate Professor
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Phone:
+972-77-8873159
Office: 321, DK

The Leona Chanin Career Development Chair, Chanin Fellow

Education

  • 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

Research Interests

  • Optomechanics
  • Nonlinear Optics

Guest Appointments

  • 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 microfluidic 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)