Alexander Dodonov
Former PhD Student


Quantum Optics and Quantum Information Group

Departamento de Física - Universidade Federal de Sao Carlos


adodonov (at) df.ufscar.br,


Research Interests Curriculum Publications Participation in events Updated: February 17, 2009

Research interests

Theoretical Quantum Optics: Cavity QED, Circuit QED, Decoherence and dissipation, Dynamical Casimir Effect, Quantum Jumps, quantum photodetection theory, quantum master equations, microscopic models for quantum jumps and photodetectors, separability dynamics of continuous variables systems.


Brief Curriculum (Curriculo Lattes)

2005 (March) - 2009 (February): PhD in Physics - Departamento de Fisica / UFSCar, Brazil.
Supervisor: Salomon Sylvain Mizrahi
Funding agency: FAPESP
Research area: Quantum Optics
Main topics: Quantum measurement theory, cavity QED, quantum jumps, circuit QED, Dynamical Casimir Effect, dissipation and decoherence, master equations.
Thesis: "Mediçoes destrutivas e nao-destrutivas em campos eletromagnéticos e processos nao-estacionários em Eletrodinâmica Quântica de circuitos" - PDF

2007 (March-September): Visiting scholar at ITAMP / Harvard University, USA.
Supervisors: Mikhail Lukin and Susanne Yelin
Funding agency: FAPESP
Research area: Quantum Optics
Main topics: Cavity QED, Circuit QED

2003 (March)- 2005 (February): MSc in physics - Departamento de Fisica / UFSCar, Brazil.
Supervisor: Salomon Sylvain Mizrahi
Funding agency: CNPq / FAPESP
Research area : Quantum Optics / Quantum Information
Main topics: Quantum photodetection theory, continuous photodetection model, quantum jump superoperator, microscopic models of quantum jumps, separability and entanglement of continuous variables systems, Dynamical Casimir Effect.
Dissertation
: ``Um modelo consistente para o processo de fotocontagem contínua e medidas de emaranhamento de sistemas quânticos de variáveis contínuas'' - PDF

1999 (March)- 2003 (February): BSc in physics - Departamento de Fisica / UFSCar, Brazil.
Funding agency - CAPES - PET, CNPq - PIBIC
Supervisor: Paulo Daniel Emmel
Research area: Statistical physics / Computational physics
Main topics: Monte-Carlo simulation of solid-gas phase transitions in nobel gases, theoretical and numerical study of spectrum of quantum dots.

Languages: Russian (good), Portugues (good), English (good), Spanish (medium)


Publications

A. V. Dodonov and S. S. Mizrahi
Smooth quantum-classical transition in photon subtraction and addition processes
Phys. Rev. A (to appear, 2009) - arXiv:0901.4477

A. V. Dodonov
Photon creation from vacuum and interactions engineering in nonstationary circuit QED
Journal of Physics: Conference Series (to appear, 2009) - arXiv:0812.0475

T. Werlang, A. V. Dodonov, E. I. Duzzioni, and C. J. Villas-Bôas
Photon generation through decoherence in cavity QED: analytical analysis
Preprint at arXiv:0812.1111

A. V. Dodonov, L. C. Celeri, F. Pascoal, M. D. Lukin, and S. F. Yelin
Photon generation from vacuum in non-stationary circuit QED
Preprint at arXiv:0806.4035

T. Werlang, A. V. Dodonov, E. I. Duzzioni, and C. J. Villas-Bôas
Rabi model beyond the rotating-wave approximation: Generation of photons from vacuum through decoherence
Phys. Rev. A 78 , 053805 (2008) - [PDF]

V V Dodonov and A V Dodonov
Theory of the dynamical Casimir effect in nonideal cavities with time-dependent parameters
Journal of Physics: Conference Series 99, 012006 (2008) PDF link

A V Dodonov, S S Mizrahi and V V Dodonov
``Continuous photodetection model: quantum jumps engineering and hints for experimental verification''
Journal of Physics: Conference Series 84, 012005 (2007) PDF link quant-ph/0612067

Braggio C, Bressi G, Carugno G, Dodonov AV, Dodonov VV, Galeazzi G, Ruoso G, and Zanello D
``Resonance frequency shift in a cavity with a thin conducting film near a conducting wall''
Physics Letters A 363 (1-2), 33 (2007) PDF

Dodonov AV, Mizrahi SS, and Dodonov VV
``Quantum master equations from classical Lagrangians with two stochastic forces''
Physical Review E 75 (1), 011132 (2007)   PDF quant-ph/0609144

Dodonov AV, Mizrahi SS, and Dodonov VV
``Inclusion of nonidealities in the continuous photodetection ''
Physical Review A 75 (1), 013806 (2007) PDF quant-ph/0607215

Dodonov AV, Mizrahi SS, and Dodonov VV
``Engineering quantum jump superoperators for single photon detectors''
Physical Review A 74 (3), 033823 (2006). PDF quant-ph/0601037

Dodonov VV, Dodonov AV
``The Heisenberg-Langevin model of a quantum damped harmonic oscillator with time-dependent frequency and damping coefficients ''
Journal of Russian Laser Research 27 (4), 379 (2006).  PDF

Dodonov VV, Dodonov AV
``QED effects in a cavity with a time-dependent thin semiconductor slab excited by laser pulses''
Journal of Physics B-Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics 39 (15), S749 (2006).  PDF

Dodonov VV and Dodonov AV
``The nonstationary Casimir effect in a cavity with periodical time-dependent conductivity of a semiconductor mirror''
Journal of Physics A - Mathematical and General 39 (21): 6271-6281 (2006). PDF

Dodonov VV and Dodonov AV,
``Quantum harmonic oscillator and nonstationary Casimir effect'',
Journal of Russian Laser Research 26 (6): 445-483 (2005). PDF

Dodonov AV, Mizrahi SS and Dodonov VV,
``Microscopic models of quantum jump superoperators'',
Physical Review A 72 (2), 023816 (2005). PDF quant-ph/0506118

Dodonov AV, Mizrahi SS and Dodonov VV,
``Quantum photodetection distributions with `nonlinear' quantum jump superoperators'',
Journal of Optics B - Quantum and Semiclassical Optics 7 (4): 99-108 (2005). PDF

Dodonov AV and Dodonov VV,
``Resonance generation of photons from vacuum in cavities due to strong periodical changes of conductivity in a thin semiconductor layer'',
Journal of Optics B - Quantum and Semiclassical Optics 7 (3): S47-S58 (2005). PDF

Dodonov AV, Dodonov VV and Mizrahi SS,
``Separability dynamics of two-mode Gaussian states in parametric conversion and amplification'',
Journal of Physics A - Mathematical and general 38 (3): 683-696 (2005). PDF

Dodonov AV, Dodonov EV and Dodonov VV,
``Photon generation from vacuum in nondegenerate cavities with regular and random periodic displacements of boundaries'',
Physics Letters A 317 (5-6): 378-388 (2003). PDF

Andreata MA, Dodonov AV and Dodonov VV,
``Entanglement of resonantly coupled field modes in cavities with vibrating boundaries'',
Journal of Russian Laser Research 23 (6): 531-564 (2002). PDF

Dodonov AV and Dodonov VV,
``Nonstationary Casimir effect in cavities with two resonantly coupled modes'',
Physics Letters A 289 (6): 291-300 (2001). PDF


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