Name: Atilla Aydinli, Ph.D

Status: Ph.D., Bilkent University, Department of Physics, Turkey



  • Karademir E., Balci S., Kocabas C., and Aydinli, A.,”Plasmonic Band Gap Engineering of Plasmon-Exciton Coupling”, to be published in Optics Letters 39(19) (2014)
  • Karademir E., Balci S., Kocabas C., and Aydinli, A., “Plexcitonic crystals: a tunable platform for light-matter interactions”, Optics Express 22(18), pp. 21912-21920 (2014)
  • Balci S., Karademir E., Kocabas C., and Aydinli, A.,”Absorption enhancement of molecules in the weak plasmon–exciton coupling regime”, Optics Letters 39(17), pp. 4994-4997 (2014)
  • Cosentino S.,  Ozen E.S., Raciti R., Mio A.M., Nicotra G., Simone F., Crupi I., Turan R., Terrasi A., Aydinli A., and Mirabella S., “Light harvesting with Ge quantum dots embedded in SiO2 or Si3N4″, J. Appl. Phys. 115, 043103 (2014)


  • Salihoglu, O., Muti, A. and Aydinli, A., “A Comparative Passivation Study for InAs/GaSb Pin Superlattice Photodetectors”, IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics 49(8), pp. 661 – 666 (2013)


  • O. Salihoglu, A. Muti, K. Kutluer, T. Tansel, R. Turan, A. Aydinli, “Skin-like self-assembled monolayers on InAs/GaSb superlattice photodetectors”, Journal of Physics D-Applied Physics, 45(36), 365102 (2012)
  • O. Salihoglu, A. Muti, K. Kutluer, T. Tansel, R. Turan, Y. Ergun, A. Aydinli, “”N” structure for type-II superlattice photodetectors”,Applied Physics Letters, 101 (7), 073505 (2012)
  • T. Tansel, K. Kutluer, O. Salihoglu, A. Aydinli, B. Aslan, B. Arikan, MC. Kilinc, Y. Ergun, U. Serincan, R. Turan, “Effect of the Passivation Layer on the Noise Characteristics of Mid-Wave-Infrared InAs/GaSb Superlattice Photodiodes”, IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, 24(9), pp. 790-792 (2012)
  • O. Salihoglu, A. Muti, K. Kutluer, T. Tansel, R. Turan, C. Kocabas,A. Aydinli, “Atomic layer deposited Al2O3 passivation of type II InAs/GaSb superlattice photodetectors”, Journal of Applied Physics, 111(7), 074509 (2012)
  • O. Salihoglu, U. Kurum, HG. Yaglioglu, A. Elmali, A. Aydinli, “Crystallization of Ge in SiO2 matrix by femtosecond laser processing”, J. of Vacuum Sci. and Tech. B, 30(1), 011807 (2012)
  • O. Salihoglu, M. Hostut, T. Tansel,  K. Kutluer, A. Kilic, M. Alyoruk, C. Sevik, R. Turan, Y. Ergun, A. Aydinli, “Optical Properties of 4.2  µm“N” Structured Superlattice MWIR Photodetectors”, Infrared Phys. and Technol. to be published (2012]
  • O. Salihoglu, A. Muti, K. Kutluer, T. Tansel, R. Turan, C. Kocabas, A. Aydınlı, “Passivation of type II InAs/GaSb superlattice photodetectors with atomic layer deposited Al2O3.  Proc. SPIE Vol. 83532 83530Z-1 (2012).SPIE Defense, Security and Sensing, April  2012, Baltimore USA.
  • Sinan Balci, Coskun Kocabas, Simge Ates, Ertugrul Karademir, Omer Salihoglu, and Atilla Aydinli, “Tuning Surface Plasmon-Exciton Coupling via Thickness Dependent Plasmon Damping”, Phys. Rev. B. accepted, (2012) 


  • S. Balci, E. Karademir, C. Kocabas, A. Aydinli, “Direct imaging of localized surface plasmon polaritons”, Optics Letters, 36 (17), pp. 3401-3403 (2011)
  • S. Balci, C. Kocabas, A. Aydinli, “Critical coupling in plasmonic resonator arrays”, Optics Letters, 36 (15), pp. 2770-2772 (2011)
  • O. Salihoglu, U. Kurum HG., Yaglioglu, A. Elmali, and A. Aydinli, “Femtosecond laser crystallization of amorphous Ge”, Journal of Applied Physics, vol. 109 (12), 123108 (2011)
  • S. Balci, A. Kocabas, C. Kocabas, A. Aydinli, “Localization of Surface Plasmon Polaritons in Hexagonal Arrays of Moire Cavities,”  Applied Physics Letters, vol. 98, pp. 031101-1–3 (2011)


  • S. Balci, A. Kocabas, C. Kocabas, A. Aydinli, “Slowing surface plasmon polaritons on plasmonic coupled cavities by tuning grating grooves,” Applied Physics Letters, vol. 97, pp. 131103-1–3 (2010)
  • S. Balci, M. Karabiyik, A. Kocabas, C. Kocabas, A. Aydinli, “Coupled Plasmonic Cavities on Moire Surfaces,” Plasmonics, vol. 5, pp. 429-436 (2010)


  • P. Basa, P. Petrik, M. Fried, A. Dana, A. Aydinli, S. Fossi, T.G. Finstad, “Spectroscopic Ellipsometric Study of Ge Nanocrystals Embedded in SiO2 Using Parametric Models,” Physica Status Solidi A, vol. 5, pp. 1332-1336 (2009)
  • A. Kocabas, S.S. Senlik, A. Aydinli, “Slowing Down Surface Plasmons on a Moire Surface,” Physical Review Letters, vol. 102, pp. 063901-1–4 (2009)
  • S. Olcum, A. Kocabas, G. Ertas, A. Atalar, A. Aydinli, “Tunable surface plasmon resonance on an elastomeric substrate,” Optics Express, vol. 17, pp. 8542-8547 (2009)  
  • S.S. Senlik, A. Kocabas, A. Aydinli, “Grating based plasmonic band gap cavities,” Optics Express, vol. 17, pp. 15541-15549 (2009)  


  • I.B. Akca, A. Dana, A. Aydinli, M. Rossetti, L. Li, A. Fiore, N. Dagli, “Electro-Optic and Electro-absorption characterization of InAs quantum dot waveguides,” Optics Express, vol. 16, pp. 3439-3444 (2008)
  • I.B. Akca, A. Dana, A. Aydinli, R. Turan, “Comparison of Electron and Hole Charge-Discharge Dynamics in Germanium Nanocrystal Flash Memories,” Applied Physics Letters, vol. 92, pp. 052103-1–3 (2008)
  • A. Dana, I. Akca, A. Aydinli, R. Turan, T.G. Finstad, “A Figure of Merit for Optimization of Nanocrystal Flash Memory Design,” J of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, vol. 8, pp. 510-517 (2008)


  • A. Dana, I. Akca, O. Ergun, R. Turan, T. Finstad, A. Aydinli, “Charge retention in quantized energy levels of nanocrystals,” Physica E, vol. 38, pp. 94-98 (2007)
  • S. Foss, T.G. Finstad, A. Dana, A. Aydinli, “Growth of Ge Nanoparticles on SiO2/Si interfaces during Annealing of Plasma Enhanced Chemical Vapor Deposited Thin Films,” Thin Solid Films,vol. 515, pp. 6281 (2007)


  • S. Agan, A. Celik-Aktas, J.M. Zuo, A. Dana, A. Aydinli, “Synthesis and size differentiation of Ge nanocystals in amorphous SiO2,” Applied Physics A Materials Science & Processing, vol. 83, pp. 107-110 (2006)
  • S. Agan, A. Dana, A. Aydinli, “TEM studies of Ge nanocrystal formation in PECVD grown SiO2:Ge/SiO2 Multilayers,” J of Physics Condensed Matter, vol. 18, pp. 5037-5045 (2006)
  • A. Dana, S. Tokay, A. Aydinli, “Formation of Ge nanocrystals and SiGe in PECVD grown SiNx:Ge thin films,” Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing, vol. 9, pp. 848-852 (2006)
  • A. Dane, U.K. Demirok, A. Aydinli, S. Suzer, “X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopic Analysis of Si Nanoclusters in SiO2 Matrix,” J of Physical Chemistry B, vol. 110, pp. 1137-1140 (2006)
  • I. Kiyat, A. Aydinli, N. Dagli, “Low-Power Thermooptical Tuning of SOI Resonator Switch,” IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, vol. 18, pp. 364-366 (2006)
  • A. Kocabas, F. Ay, A. Dana, A. Aydinli, “An elastomeric grating coupler,” J of Optics A – Pure and Applied Optics, vol. 8, pp. 85-87 (2006)
  • A. Kocabas, A. Aydinli, “Polymeric waveguide Bragg grating filter using soft lithography,” Optics Express, vol. 14, pp. 10228-10232 (2006)
  • A. Kocabas, A. Dana, A. Aydinli, “Excitation of a surface plasmon with an elastromeric gratting,” Applied Physics Letters, vol. 89, pp. 041123-1–3 (2006)
  • L. Razzani, A. Gnoli, M. Righini, A. Dana, A. Aydinli, “Excited-state dynamics and nonlinear optical response of Ge nanocystals embedded in silica matrix,” Applied Physics Letters, vol. 88, pp. 181901-1–3 (2006)
  • S. Yerli, U. Serincan, I. Dogan, S. Tokay, M. Genisel, A. Aydinli, R. Turan, “Formation of silicon nanocrystals in sapphire by ion implantation and the origin of visible photoluminescence,” J Applied Physics, vol. 100, pp. 074301-1–5 (2006)
  • P. Zorlutuna, A. Tezcaner, I. Kiyat, A. Aydinli, V. Hasirci, “Cornea engineering on polyester carriers,” J of Biomed Mater Res A, vol. 79, pp. 104-113 (2006)


  • S. Agan, F. Ay, A. Kocabas, A. Aydinli, “Stress effects in prism coupling measurements of thin polymer films,” Applied Physics A Materials Science & Processing, vol. 80, pp. 341-345 (2005)
  • K. Goksen, N.M. Gasanly, H. Ozkan, A. Aydinli, “Donor-acceptor pair recombination in tl2InGaS4 layered crystals,” J of Korean Phys. Soc., vol. 47, pp. 267-271 (2005)
  • I. Kiyat, A. Aydinli, N. Dagli, “Polarization Characteristics of Compact SOI Rib Waveguide RaceTrack Resonators,” IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, vol. 17, pp. 2098-2100 (2005)
  • I. Kiyat, A. Aydinli, N. Dagli, “A Compact Silicon-on-insulator Polarization Splitter,” IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, vol. 17, pp. 100-102 (2005)
  • I. Kiyat, A. Aydinli, N. Dagli, “High-Q silicon-on-insulator optical rib waveguide racetrack resonators,” Optics Express, vol. 13, pp. 1900-1905 (2005)
  • A. Kocabas, F. Ay, A. Dana, A. Kiyat, A. Aydinli, “High-refractive-index measurement with an elastromeric grating coupler,” Optics Letters, vol. 30, pp. 3150-3152 (2005)
  • C. Kocabas, A. Aydinli, “Design and analysis of integrated optical sensors for scanning probe microscopies,” IEEE Sensors Journal,vol. 5, pp. 411-418 (2005)