Katharina Schneider

Katharina Schneider
Early Stage Researcher
IBM Research Zurich

Academic background

2011-2014:    M.Sc. degree in Physics (Condensed Matter Physics), Technische Universität München, Germany

2008-2011:      B.Sc. degree in Physics, Technische Universität München, Germany

Current research topic

Optomechanics with a photonic crystal nanobeam cavity: My research project is based on a photonic crystal nanobeam cavities with a high quality factor-to-mode volume ratio. The optomechanical behavior of such devices is now studied and furthermore optimized.

D. Tiarks, S. Baur, K. Schneider, S. Dürr, and G. Rempe; “Single-Photon Transistor Using a Förster Resonance”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 053602, 2014