Selected Publications

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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 Exploring two-dimensional electron gases with two-dimensional Fourier transform spectroscopyJournal of Chemical Physics.  141. 2014
2014 Ultrafast phase transition via catastrophic phonon collapse driven by plasmonic hot-electron injection 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

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

  • David Hilton