X- ray quantum and nonlinear optics

Sharon Shwartz research group



· A. schori and S. Shwartz  "X-ray ghost imaging with a laboratory source”, Optics Express Vol.25
Iss. 13, 14822-14828 (2017).

· D. Borodin , S. Levy , and S. Shwartz  "High energy-resolution measurements of x-ray into ultraviolet parametric down-conversion with an x-ray tube source”, Applied Physics Letters Vol.110, Issue 13 (2017).

· S. Ghimire, M. Fuchs,  J. B. Hastings, S. C. Herrmann,  Y. Inubushi,  J. Pines, S. Shwartz,  M. Yabashi,  and D. A. Reis, "Nonsequential two-photon absorption from the K shell in solid zirconium”, Phys. Rev. A, 94,043418 (2016).

· D. Borodin,  A. Schori,  F. Zontone, and S. Shwartz, "X-ray photon pairs with highly suppressed background”, Phys. Rev. A, 94, 013843 (2016)

· M. Fuchs, M. Trigo, J. Chen, S. Ghimire, S. Shwartz, M. Kozina, M. Jiang, T Henighan, C. Bray,
G. Ndabashimiye, P. H. Bucksbaum, Y. Feng, S. Herrmann , G.A. Carini, J. Pines, P. Hart, C. Kenney , S. Guillet , S. Boutet , G. Williams , M. Messerschmidt , M. Seibert , S. Möller , J. B. Hastings and D. A. Reis “
Anomalous nonlinear X-ray Compton scattering”, Nature Physics 3452, 10.1038 (2015).

· S. Yudovich and S. Shwartz “Second-harmonic generation of focused ultrashort x-ray pulses”, Journal of the Optical Society of America B . Vol. 32, No. 9 (2015).

· E. Shwartz and S. Shwartz, “Difference-Frequency Generation of Optical Radiation from Two-Color X-Ray Pulses”, Optics Express Vol. 23, Iss. 6, pp. 7471–7480  (2015).
** This article was selected for publication in the most recent issue of the  “Virtual Journal for Biomedical” (VJBO), Volume 10, Issue 4.

· S. Yudovich and S. Shwartz, “X-ray-pulse characterization by spectral shearing interferometry using three-wave mixing”, Physical Review A 90, 033805 (2014).

· S. Shwartz, M. Fuchs, J. B. Hastings, Y. Inubushi, T. Ishikawa, T. Katayama,  D. A. Reis, T. Sato, K. Tono, M. Yabashi, S. Yudovich, and S. E. Harris, “X-Ray Second Harmonic Generation”, Physical Review Letters, 112, 163901 (2014).

· T.E. Glover, D.M. Fritz, M. Cammarata, T.K. Allison, Sinisa Coh, J.M. Feldkamp, H. Lemke, D. Zhu, R.N. Coffee, M. Fuchs, S. Ghimire, J. Chen, S. Shwartz, D.A. Reis, S.E. Harris, and J. B. Hastings, “X-ray and optical wave mixing”, Nature, 488, 603 (2012).

· S. Shwartz, R. N. Coffee, J. M. Feldkamp, Y. Feng, J. B. Hastings, G. Y. Yin, and S. E. Harris,
X-ray Parametric Down-Conversion in the Langevin Regime”, Physical Review Letters, 109, 013602 (2012).

· S. Shwartz and S. E Harris, “Polarization Entangled Photons at X-Ray Energies”, Physical Review Letters, 106, 080501 (2011).

· S. Shwartz, K.V. Adarsh, M. Segev, E. Lakin, E. Zolotyoyabko, and U. El-Hanany, “Giant light-induced band-gap shift and reversible control over the band gap in bulk semiconductor crystals”, Physical Review B (Rapid Communication), 83, 241201(R), (2011).

· S. Shwartz, M. Segev, S. Berger, E. Zolotoyabko, and U. El-Hanany, “Light-induced ionic polarization in CdZnTe:V semiconductors giving rise to giant nonlinearities”, Physical Review B 79, 193202 (2009).

· S. Shwartz, M. Segev, E. Zolotoyabko, and U. El-Hanany, “Spatial modulation instability driven by light-enhanced nonlinearities in semiconductor CdZnTe:V crystals”, Applied Physics Letters 93, 101116 (2008).

· S. Shwartz, R. Weil, M. Segev, E. Lakin, E. Zolotoyabko, V. M. Menon, S. R. Forrest, and U. El-Hanany, “Light-induced symmetry breaking and related giant enhancement of nonlinear properties in CdZnTe:V crystals”, Optics Express 14, 9385 (2006).

· S. Shwartz, M. Segev, and U. El-Hanany, “Self-deflection and all-optical beam steering in CdZnTe”, Optics letters, 29 760 (2004.(

· T. Schwartz, Y. Ganor, T. Carmon, R. Uzdin, S. Shwartz, M. Segev, and U. El-Hanany, “Photorefractive solitons and light-induced resonance control in semiconductor CdZnTe”, Optics

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