Experimental Quantum Optics Group at ICN-UNAM

People

Dr. Alfred U'Ren
Group Leader

  • Investigador Titular C (PRIDE D), equivalent to Full Professor, at Instituto de Ciencias Nucleares UNAM in Mexico city
  • Member of National System of Researchers, level III (highest)
  • Member of the Mexican Academy of Sciences
  • Recipient of Mexican Academy of Sciences Research Prize (Exact Sciences), 2013
  • B.Sc. in physics Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana (1997), Ph.D. in Optics University of Rochester (2004)
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Dr. Héctor Cruz Ramírez
Técnico académico

Doctorado en Ciencias (PCF-UNAM, 2014); Maestría en Ciencias en Óptica con orientación en Óptica Física (CICESE, 2008); Físico (FC-UNAM, 2005)

Selected Publications:

A Cavanna, J. Mammer, C. Okoth. E. Ortiz-Ricardo, H. Cruz-Ramirez, K. Garay-Palmett, A. B. U’Ren, M. H. Frosz, X. Jiang, N. Y. Joly and M. V. Chekhova “Progress toward third-order parametric down-conversion in optical fibers”, Phys. Rev. A 101 (3), 033840 (2020). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1103/ PhysRevA.101.033840

Z. Ibarra-Borja, C. Sevilla-Gutierrez, R. Ramirez-Alarcon, H. Cruz-Ramirez, and A. B. U’Ren, “Experimental demonstration of full-fiel quantum optical coherence tomography”, Photonics Research 8 (1), pp. 51-56 (2020). DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1364/PRJ.8.000051

Dr. Omar Calderón Losada
Investigador posdoctoral

Doctorado en Ciencias (Universidad de Los Andes. Bogotá, Colombia, 2019); Maestría en Ciencias Física (Universidad Nacional de Colombia. Bogotá, Colombia, 2010); Licenciado en Matemáticas y Física (Universidad Surcolombiana. Neiva, Colombia, 2004)

Selected Publications:

O. Calderón-Losada, A. Valencia. On the control of the momentum distribution of paired photons generated by non-collinear type-II spontaneous parametric down-conversion. JOSA B 36 (7), 1769-1773 (2019)

J Castrillón, EJ Galvez, BA Rodriguez, O Calderón-Losada. A time-energy delayed-choice interference experiment for the undergraduate laboratory. European Journal of Physics 40 (5), 055401 (2019)

Dr. Pablo Daniel Yepiz Graciano
Investigador posdoctoral

Doctorado en Ciencias (PCF-UNAM, 2020); Maestría en Ciencias ((PCF-UNAM, 2015); Ingeniería Física (IIT-UACJ, 2010)

Selected Publications:

Pablo Yepiz-Graciano, Alí Michel Angulo Martínez, Dorilian Lopez-Mago, Héctor Cruz Ramírez and Alfred B. U’Ren, “Spectrally-resolved Hong-Ou-Mandel interferometry for Quantum-Optical Coherence Tomography”, Submitted to Photonic Research (2020). DOI: 10.1364/PRJ.388693

Pablo Yepiz Graciano, Alí Michel Angulo Martínez, Dorilian Lopez-Mago, Gustavo Castro-Olvera, Martha Rosete-Aguilar, Jesús Garduño-Mejía, Roberto Ramírez Alarcón, Héctor Cruz Ramírez and Alfred B. U’Ren, “Interference effects in quantum-optical coherence tomography using spectrally engineered photon pairs”, Scientific Reports, 9, 8954 (2019). doi:10.1038/s41598-019-45088-0

Erasto Ortiz Ricardo
Estudiante asociado

Maestría en Ciencias e Ingeniería de materiales (PCeIM, 2016); Físico (FC-UNAM, 2013)

Selected Publications:

Spectral tunability of two-photon states generated by spontaneous four-wave mixing: fibre tapering, temperature variation and longitudinal stress E Ortiz-Ricardo, C Bertoni-Ocampo, Z Ibarra-Borja, R Ramirez-Alarcon, Quantum Science and Technology 2 (3), 034015

Progress toward third-order parametric down-conversion in optical fibers A Cavanna, J Hammer, C Okoth, E Ortiz-Ricardo, H Cruz-Ramirez, ... Physical Review A 101 (3), 033840

Rodrigo Felipe Elizarraras
Estudiante externo invitado

Físico (FC-UNAM 2015) , Maestría en ciencias físicas (CInvestav 2018)

Monica Maldonado Terron
Estudiante asociada

Maestría en ciencias (PCF-UNAM, 2019), Físico (FC-UNAM, 2016)

Alejandro Nava Martínez
Estudiante asociado

Maestría en Ciencias (IF-BUAP, 2018). Licenciatura (UAEH, 2012).

César Bertoni Ocampo
Estudiante asociado

Físico (FC-UNAM 2018)

Selected Publications:

Ortiz-Ricardo, E & Bertoni-Ocampo, César & Ibarra Borja, Zeferino & Ramirez-Alarcon, R & Cruz delgado, Daniel & Cruz-Ramirez, H & Garay‐Palmett, Karina & U’Ren, A. (2017). Spectral tunability of two-photon states generated by spontaneous four-wave mixing: Fibre tapering, temperature variation and longitudinal stress. Quantum Science and Technology. 2. 034015. 10.1088/2058-9565/aa7a37.

Samuel Corona Aquino
Estudiante asociado

Físico (FC-UNAM, 2020)

Tonatiuh Tecandy Moctezuma Quistian
Estudiante asociado

Físico (FC-UNAM 2019)

Danyela Alejandra Luengas Nova
Estudiante asociado

Licenciada en física (Universidad Distrital Francisco José de Caldas)

Dalia Gabriela Gutiérrez López
Estudiante asociado

Física (FC-UNAM, 2019)

Selected Publications:

D. Gutierrez-Lopez, M. Maldonado-Terron, R. J. Hernandez, V. Vicuña-Henandez, R. Ramirez-Alarcon, H. Cruz-Ramirez, R. Jauregui and A. B. U’Ren, “Spatial control of spontaneous parametric down-conversion photon pairs through the use of apertured Bessel-Gauss pump beams”, Phys. Rev. A 100 (1), 013802 (2019). DOI: https://doi.org/ 10.1103/PhysRevA.100.013802

Arturo García Zurita
Estudiante asociado

Físico(FC-UNAM)