Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2019 Coherent two-dimensional Fourier transform spectroscopy using a 25 Tesla resistive magnetReview of Scientific Instruments.  90. 2019
2018 Biexcitons in monolayer transition metal dichalcogenides tuned by magnetic fieldsNature Communications.  9. 2018
2018 Broadband ultrafast terahertz spectroscopy in the 25 T Split Florida-HelixReview of Scientific Instruments.  89. 2018
2017 The role of electron-phonon interactions on the coherence lifetime of monolayer transition metal dichalcogenidesSolid State Communications.  266:30-33. 2017
2017 Generalized Elliott-Yafet spin-relaxation time for arbitrary spin mixingPhysical Review B.  96. 2017
2017 Coulomb-interaction induced coupling of Landau levels in intrinsic and modulation-doped quantum wellsPhysical Review B.  95. 2017
2016 Cyclotron decay time of a two-dimensional electron gas from 0.4 to 100 KPhysical Review B.  93. 2016
2016 Strong quantum coherence between fermi liquid Mahan excitonsPhysical Review Letters.  116. 2016
2016 Optical Coherence in Atomic-Monolayer Transition-Metal Dichalcogenides Limited by Electron-Phonon InteractionsPhysical Review Letters.  116. 2016
2016 Heterogeneous nucleation and growth dynamics in the light-induced phase transition in vanadium dioxideJournal of Physics: Condensed Matter.  28. 2016
2015 Biexciton formation and exciton coherent coupling in layered GaSeJournal of Chemical Physics.  142. 2015
2014 Ultrafast phase transition via catastrophic phonon collapse driven by plasmonic hot-electron injection 2014
2014 Exploring two-dimensional electron gases with two-dimensional Fourier transform spectroscopyJournal of Chemical Physics.  141. 2014
2014 Ultrafast pump-probe spectroscopy in gallium arsenide at 25 TOptics Letters.  39:5772-5775. 2014
2013 Equation of state and electrical resistivity of the heavy fermion superconductor CeCoIn5 to 51 GPaThe European Physical Journal B.  86:1-4. 2013
2012 Cyclotron resonance spectroscopy in a high mobility two dimensional electron gas using characteristic matrix methodsOptics Express.  20:29717-29726. 2012
2012 Terahertz coherent control of a Landau-quantized two-dimensional electron gasLaser and Tera-Hertz Science and Technology, LTST 20122012
2012 Mid-IR volumetric Bragg grating based on LiF color center crystalOptical Materials Express.  2:1209-1218. 2012
2011 Quantum control of a Landau-quantized two-dimensional electron gas in a GaAs quantum well using coherent terahertz pulsesPhysical review B: Condensed matter and materials physics.  84. 2011
2010 Direct measurement of cyclotron coherence times of high-mobility two-dimensional electron gasesOptics Express.  18:12354-12361. 2010
2009 Carbon nanotube terahertz polarizer 2009
2008 Ultrafast spectroscopy of the uranium(IV) and thorium(IV) bis(ketimide) complexes (C5Me5)2An[-N=C(Ph)(CH 2Ph)]2 (An = Th, U) 2008
2008 Erratum: Enhanced photosusceptibility near Tc for the light-induced insulator-to-metal phase transition in vanadium dioxide (Physical Review Letters (2007) 99 (226401))Physical Review Letters.  100. 2008
2007 Enhanced photosusceptibility near Tc for the light-induced insulator-to-metal phase transition in vanadium dioxidePhysical Review Letters.  99. 2007
2007 Terahertz time-domain magnetospectroscopy of a high-mobility two-dimensional electron gasOptics Letters.  32:1845-1847. 2007
2007 Growth of thin Fe(0 0 1) films for terahertz emission experimentsApplied Surface Science.  253:6992-7003. 2007
2006 Fe(001) thin films for x-ray diffraction and terahertz emission studies 2006
2006 On photo-induced phenomena in complex materials: Probing quasiparticle dynamics using infrared and far-infrared pulsesJournal of the Physical Society of Japan.  75. 2006
2005 Carrier dynamics in self-assembled ErAs nanoislands embedded in GaAs measured by optical-pump terahertz-probe spectroscopyApplied Physics Letters.  86:1-3. 2005
2004 Terahertz emission via ultrashort-pulse excitation of magnetic metal filmsOptics Letters.  29:1805-1807. 2004
2004 Ultrafast conductivity dynamics in pentacene probed using terahertz spectroscopyApplied Physics Letters.  84:891-893. 2004
2002 Optical Orientation and Femtosecond Relaxation of Spin-Polarized Holes in GaAsPhysical Review Letters.  89. 2002
1999 Femtosecond optical-pulse-induced absorption and refractive-index changes in gaas in the midinfraredPhysical review B: Condensed matter and materials physics.  60:8890-8896. 1999
1994 Raman spectroscopy of GaAs-AlAs superlattices: a study of interface roughnessJournal of Luminescence.  60-61:349-352. 1994
1992 Effects of interface broadening on far-infrared and Raman spectra of GaAs/AlAs superlatticesPhysical Review B (Condensed Matter).  46:2375-2392. 1992
1991 Substrate temperature dependence of SQW alloy and superlattice lasers grown by MBE using As2Journal of Crystal Growth.  111:1047-1051. 1991
1991 Interface effects on phonons in superlatticesSolid State Communications.  78:325-329. 1991
1990 A comparison of AlAs/GaAs multiple quantum wells grown by molecular beam and migration-enhanced epitaxySemiconductor Science and Technology.  5:721-727. 1990
1990 Far infrared measurements of bulk and surface phonons in GaAs/AlAs superlattices 1990
1990 Acoustic phonon scattering in ultra-high mobility, low carrier density GaAs/(Al,Ga)As heterojunctionsSurface Science.  229:113-115. 1990
1990 Study of bulk and surface phonons and plasmons in GaAs/AlAs superlattices by Far-IR and Raman spectroscopy 1990
1989 Effect of undoped GaAs spacers on the characteristics of GaAs-(Al,Ga)As-GaAs single barrier structuresJournal of Applied Physics.  65:1183-1188. 1989
1989 Observation of surface phonon-polaritons on a MQW specimen by attenuated-total-reflection spectroscopySemiconductor Science and Technology.  4:388-392. 1989
1989 Optimisation of (Al,Ga)As/GaAs two-dimensional electron gas structures for low carrier densities and ultrahigh mobilities at low temperaturesSemiconductor Science and Technology.  4:582-585. 1989
1988 A comparison of photoconduction effects in (Al, Ga)As and GaAs/(Al, Ga)As heterostructuresSemiconductor Science and Technology.  3:633-640. 1988
1988 Slope resistance characteristics of GaAs-(Al,Ga)As-GaAs single barrier structuresApplied Physics Letters.  52:305-307. 1988
1987 Structural studies of GaAs-AlAs superlattices grown by MBEJournal of Crystal Growth.  81:120. 1987
1986 Silicon migration during MBE growth of doped (A1, Ga)As filmsApplied Physics A: Materials Science and Processing.  41:237-241. 1986

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2016 Ultrafast Pump-Probe spectroscopy.  329-370. 2016

Teaching Activities

  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • PH221 - General Physics I (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • PH221R - General Physics I - Recitation (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • PH752 - Light-Matter Interactions (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • PH793 - Scientific Communications I (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • PH221 - General Physics I (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • PH221R - General Physics I - Recitation (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • PH794 - Scientific Communications II (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • STH201 - Research Approaches (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • PH222 - General Physics II (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • PH222R - General Physics II Recitation (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • PH221 - General Physics I (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • PH491 - Advanced Physics Lab I (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • PH699 - Research for Thesis (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • PH751 - Classical Electrodynamics II (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • PH750 - Classical Electrodynamics I (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • PH222 - General Physics II (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • PH222R - General Physics II Recitation (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • PH495 - Honors Research - RES (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • PH221 - General Physics I (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • PH221R - General Physics I - Recitation (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • PH495 - Honors Research - RES (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • PH491 - Advanced Physics Lab I (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • PH222 - General Physics II (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • PH222R - General Physics II Recitation (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • PH492 - Advanced Physics Lab II (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • PH495 - Honors Research - RES (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • PH221 - General Physics I (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • PH221R - General Physics I - Recitation (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • PH492 - Advanced Physics Lab II (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • PH495 - Honors Research - RES (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • PH791 - Physics Seminar I (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • PH222 - General Physics II (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • PH222R - General Physics II Recitation (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • PH491 - Advanced Physics Lab I (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • PH492 - Advanced Physics Lab II (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • PH221 - General Physics I (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • PH221R - General Physics I - Recitation (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • PH491 - Advanced Physics Lab I (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • PH491 - Advanced Physics Lab I (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • PH495 - Honors Research - RES (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • PH751 - Classical Electrodynamics II (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • PH495 - Honors Research - RES (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • PH650 - Electromagnetic Theory I (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • PH698 - MR Lev Non-Thesis Res (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • PH750 - Classical Electrodynamics I (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • PH697 - Special Topics in Physics (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • PH698 - MR Lev Non-Thesis Res (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • PH751 - Classical Electrodynamics II (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • PH222R - General Physics II Recitation (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • PH698 - MR Lev Non-Thesis Res (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • PH750 - Classical Electrodynamics I (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • PH799 - Research for Dissertation (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • PH697 - Special Topics in Physics (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • PH698 - MR Lev Non-Thesis Res (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • PH222 - General Physics II (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • PH222R - General Physics II Recitation (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • PH698 - MR Lev Non-Thesis Res (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • PH221 - General Physics I (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • PH221R - General Physics I - Recitation (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • PH221R - General Physics I - Recitation (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • PH698 - MR Lev Non-Thesis Res (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • PH498 - Directed Research (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • PH698 - MR Lev Non-Thesis Res (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • PH201R - College Physics I - Recitation (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • PH698 - MR Lev Non-Thesis Res (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • PH751 - Classical Electrodynamics II (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • PH221R - General Physics I - Recitation (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • PH491 - Advanced Physics Lab I (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • PH698 - MR Lev Non-Thesis Res (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • PH750 - Classical Electrodynamics I (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • PH491 - Advanced Physics Lab I (Summer Term 2009) 2009
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2009) 2009
  • PH446 - Electromagnetic Theory II (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • PH546 - Electromagnetic Theory II (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • PH698 - MR Lev Non-Thesis Res (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • PH751 - Classical Electrodynamics II (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • PH445 - Electromagnetic Theory I (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • PH545 - Electromagnetic Theory I (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • PH750 - Classical Electrodynamics I (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • PH798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • PH651 - Electromagnetic Theory II (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • PH751 - Classical Electrodynamics II (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • PH650 - Electromagnetic Theory I (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • PH750 - Classical Electrodynamics I (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, Cornell University 2002
  • Full Name

  • David Hilton