Publications Weig Research Group

Journal Articles

2021

J. S. Ochs (née Huber), M. Seitner, M. I. Dykman, and E. M. Weig
Amplification and spectral evidence of squeezing in the response of a strongly driven nanoresonator to a probe field
Phys. Rev. A 103, 013506 (2021)
arXiv:2007.15382

2020

M. Bückle, Y. S. Klaß, F. B. Nägele, R. Braive, and E. M. Weig
Universal length dependence of tensile stress in nanomechanical string resonators
arXiv:2012.00507

M. Ashour, J. N. Caspers, E. M. Weig, P. Degenfeld-Schonburg
Spontaneous parametric down-conversion induced by optomechanical gradient forces in nanophotonic waveguides
arXiv:2002.04022

Juliane Doster and Eva Weig
Pas de Deux in der Nanowelt
Physik in unsere Zeit 4, 165 (2020)

J.S. Huber, G. Rastelli, M.J. Seitner, J. Kölbl, W. Belzig, M.I. Dykman, and E.M. Weig
Spectral Evidence of Squeezing of a Weakly Damped Driven Nanomechanical Mode
Phys. Rev. X 10, 021066 (2020)
arXiv:1903.07601

K. Gajo, G. Rastelli, and E. M. Weig
Tuning the nonlinear dispersive coupling of nanomechanical string resonators
Phys. Rev. B 101, 075420 (2020)
arXiv:1908.01299

P. Stritt, J. Doster, T. Dekorsy, V. Gusev, E. M. Weig, M. Hettich
Looking Inside Micro- and Nano-Mechanical Pillar Resonators: A Picosecond Ultrasonics Approach
Proceedings of 4th International Conference nanoFIS 2020 - Functional Integrated nanoSystems
Proceedings 56, 31 (2020)
10.3390/proceedings2020056031

2019

J. Doster, S. Hoenl, H. Lorenz, P. Paulitschke, E. M. Weig
Collective dynamics of strain-coupled nanomechanical pillar resonators
Nature Communications 10, 5246 (2019)

M. I. Dykman, G. Rastelli, M. L. Roukes, E. M. Weig
Resonantly Induced Friction and Frequency Combs in Driven Nanomechanical Systems
Phys. Rev. Lett. 122, 254301 (2019)
arXiv:1903.08602

F. Yang, F. Rochau, J. S. Huber, A. Brieussel, G. Rastelli, E. M. Weig, and E. Scheer
Spatial Modulation of Nonlinear Flexural Vibrations of Membrane Resonators
Phys. Rev. Lett. 122, 154301 (2019)

P. Paulitschke, F. Keber, A. Lebedev, J. Stephan, B. Lorenz, S. Hasselmann, D. Heinrich, and E. Weig
Ultra-flexible nanowire array for label- and distortion-free cellular force tracking
Nano Lett., 19 (4), pp 2207-2214  (2019)

* See also cover image of the April 11, 2019 issue of Nano Letters

M. Ashour, E. M. Weig, J. N. Caspers
Stability Condition Prediction of Integrated Opto-Mechanical Phaseshifters using Finite Element Analysis
2019 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe & European Quantum Electronics Conference (CLEO/Europe-EQEC), Munich, Germany, 2019, pp. 1-1
10.1109/CLEOE-EQEC.2019.8872736

M. Ashour, S. Schneider, E. M. Weig, J. N. Caspers,
Bi-Junction Carrier Depletion Type Electro-Optic Phase-Shifters
2019 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe & European Quantum Electronics Conference (CLEO/Europe-EQEC), Munich, Germany, 2019, pp. 1-1
10.1109/CLEOE-EQEC.2019.8873187

 

2018

M. Bückle, V. C. Hauber, G. D. Cole, C. Gärtner, U. Zeimer, J. Grenzer, and E. M. Weig
Stress control of tensile-strained In1−xGaxP nanomechanical string resonators
Appl. Phys. Lett. 113, 201903 (2018)
arXiv:1808.09773

2017

K. Gajo, S. Schüz, and E. M. Weig
Strong 4-mode coupling of nanomechanical string resonators
Appl. Phys. Lett. 111, 133109 (2017)

M. J. Seitner, M. Abdi, A. Ridolfo, M. J. Hartmann, and E. M. Weig
Parametric oscillation, frequency mixing and injection locking of strongly coupled nanomechanical resonator modes
Phys. Rev. Lett. 118, 254301 (2017)
arXiv: 1612.07955

M. J. Seitner, H. Ribeiro, J. Kölbl, T. Faust, and E. M. Weig
Finite time Stückelberg interferometry with nanomechanical modes
New. J. Phys. 19, 033011 (2017)
arXiv:1609.05023

2016

M. J. Seitner, H. Ribeiro, J. Kölbl, T. Faust, J. P. Kotthaus, and E. M. Weig
Classical Stückelberg interferometry of a nanomechanical two-mode system
Phys. Rev. B 94, 245406 (2016)
[arXiv:1602.01034]

M. Pernpeintner, R. B. Holländer, M. J. Seitner, E. M. Weig, R. Gross, S. T. B. Goennenwein, and H. Huebl
A versatile platform for magnetostriction measurements in thin films
J. Appl. Phys. 119, 093901 (2016)
[arXiv:1509.00647]

2015

2014

M. J. Seitner, K. Gajo, and E. M. Weig
Damping of metallized bilayer nanomechanical resonators at room temperature
Appl. Phys. Lett. 105, 213101 (2014)
arXiv:1409.5670

M. Pernpeitner, T. Faust, F. Hocke, J. P. Kotthaus, E. M. Weig, H. Huebl, and R. Gross
Circuit Electromechanics with a Non-Metallized Nanobeam
Appl. Phys. Lett. 105, 123106 (2014)
arXiv:1407.6907 (2014)

M. J. Moeckel, D. R. Southworth, E. M. Weig, and F. Marquardt
Synchronizing a single-electron shuttle to an external drive
New Journal of Physics 16 (2014) 043009
[arXiv:1302.5051 (2013)]

T. Faust, J. Rieger, M. J. Seitner, J. P. Kotthaus, and E. M. Weig
Signatures of two-level defects in the temperature-dependent damping of nanomechanical silicon nitride resonators
Phys. Rev. B 89, 100102(R) (2014)
[arXiv:1310.3671 (2013)]

J. Rieger, A. Isacsson, M. J. Seitner, J. P. Kotthaus, and E. M. Weig
Energy losses of nanomechanical resonators induced by atomic force microscopy-controlled mechanical impedance mismatching
Nature Comm. 5, 3345 (2014)

 

2013

P. Paulitschke, N. Seltner, A. Lebedev, H. Lorenz, and E. M. Weig,
Size independent Young's modulus of inverted conical GaAs nanowire resonators
Appl. Phys. Lett. 103, 261901 (2013)
[arXiv:1401.4010]

T. Faust, J. Rieger, M. J. Seitner, J. P. Kotthaus, and E. M. Weig
Coherent control of a classical nanomechanical two-level system
Nature Physics 9, 485-488 (2013)
[arXiv:1212.3172 (2013)]
* see also News and Views: "Nanomechanical resonators: Spinning oscillators", by Klemens Hammerer, 02-07-2013.

S. Stapfner, L. Ost, D. Hunger, J. Reichel, I. Favero, and E. M. Weig,
Cavity-enhanced optical detection of carbon nanotube Brownian motion
Appl. Phys. Lett. 102, 151910 (2013)
[arXiv:1211.1608 (2013)]

2012

C. Baker, S. Stapfner, D. Parrain, S. Ducci, G. Leo, E. M. Weig, and I. Favero
Optical instability and self-pulsing in silicon nitride whispering gallery resonators
Opt. Express 17, 29076 (2012)

D. R. Koenig and E. M. Weig
Voltage-sustained self-oscillation of a nano-mechanical electron shuttle
Appl. Phys. Lett. 101, 213111 (2012)
[arXiv:1207.4313]

J. Rieger, T. Faust, M. J. Seitner, J. P. Kotthaus, and E. M. Weig
Frequency and Q-factor control of nanomechanical resonators
Appl. Phys. Lett. 101, 103110 (2012)
[arXiv:1207.2403]
* This paper has been featured in the September 28, 2012 issue of Science Magazine, see Editors' Choice, Science 337, 1584 (2012).

T. Faust, J. Rieger, M. J. Seitner, P. Krenn, J. P. Kotthaus, and E. M. Weig
Non-adiabatic dynamics of two strongly coupled nanomechanical resonator modes
Phys. Rev. Lett. 109, 037205 (2012)
[arXiv:1201.4083]

T. Faust, P. Krenn, S. Manus, J. P. Kotthaus, and E. M. Weig
Microwave cavity-enhanced transduction for plug and play nanomechanics at room temperature
Nature Communications 3, 728 (2012)
[arXiv:1109.1156]
* see also press release (in English): "Introducing plug-and-play nanoelectromechanical systems", 06-03-2012

2011

G. Anetsberger, E. M. Weig, J. P. Kotthaus, T. J. Kippenberg,
Cavity optomechanics and cooling nanomechanical oscillators using microresonator enhanced evanescent near-field coupling,
Comptes Rendus Physique 12, 800 (2011).

G. Anetsberger, P. Verlot, E. Gavartin, O. Arcizet, Q. P. Unterreithmeier, E. M. Weig, M. L. Gorodetsky, J. P. Kotthaus, T. J. Kippenberg
Measuring nanomechanical motion with an imprecision below that at the standard quantum limit
Proceedings of CLEO: 2011 - Laser Science to Photonic Applications, Baltimore, MD, 2011, pp. 1-2

2010

G. Anetsberger, E. Gavartin, O. Arcizet, Q. P. Unterreithmeier, E. M. Weig, M. L. Gorodetsky, J. P. Kotthaus, T. J. Kippenberg,
Measuring nanomechanical motion with an imprecision below the standard quantum limit,
Phys. Rev. A 82, 061804 (2010).

S. Stapfner, I. Favero, D. Hunger, P. Paulitschke, J. Reichel, K. Karrai, E. M. Weig,
Cavity nano-optomechanics: a nanomechanical system in a high finesse optical cavity,
Proc. SPIE 7727, 772706 (2010).

Q. P. Unterreithmeier, T. Faust, S. Manus, J. P. Kotthaus,
On-Chip interferometric Detection of Nanomechanical Motion,
Nano Lett., 10, 887-890 (2010).

Q. P. Unterreithmeier, T. Faust, J. P. Kotthaus,
Damping of Nanomechanical Resonators,
Phys. Rev. Lett., 105, 027205 (2010).

G. Anetsberger, O. Arcizet, E. Gavartin, Q. P. Unterreithmeier, E. M. Weig, M. L. Gorodetsky, J. P. Kotthaus, T. J. Kippenberg,
Optical measurement of nanomechanical motion with an imprecision at the standard quantum limit,
Proceedings of CLEO/QELS: 2010 Laser Science to Photonic Applications, San Jose, CA, 2010, pp. 1-2,
10.1364/CLEO.2010.JMA3.

G. Anetsberger, O. Arcizet, E. Gavartin, Q. P. Unterreithmeier, E. M. Weig, J. P. Kotthaus, T. J. Kippenberg,
Near-field cavity optomechanics with nanomechanical oscillators,
Proceedings of CLEO/QELS: 2010 Laser Science to Photonic Applications, San Jose, CA, 2010, pp. 1-2,
10.1364/CLEO.2010.JMB2.

2009

G. Anetsberger, O. Arcizet, Q. P. Unterreithmeier, R. Rivière, A. Schliesser, E. M. Weig, J. P. Kotthaus, T. J. Kippenberg,
Near-field cavity optomechanics with nanomechanical oscillators,
Nature Physics 5, 909 (2009).
* see also press release (in English): "Quantum-limited Measurement Method for Nanosensors", 14-10-2009
* or press release (in German): "Quantenlimitierte Messmethode für Nanosensoren", 14-10-2009

I. Favero, S. Stapfner, D. Hunger, P. Paulitschke, J. Reichel, H. Lorenz, E. M. Weig, and Khaled Karrai,
Fluctuating nanomechanical system in a high finesse optical microcavity,
Opt. Express 17, 12813 (2009).
* This paper has been selected for the September 7, 2009 issue of the Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology.

Q. P. Unterreithmeier, E. M. Weig, J. P. Kotthaus,
Universal transduction scheme for nanomechanical systems based on dielectric forces,
Nature 458, 1001 (2009).
* see also press release: "More than one nanostring to their bow: Scientists moving closer to artificial noses", 23-04-2009

 

2008

D. R. Koenig, E. M. Weig, and J. P. Kotthaus,
Ultrasonically driven nanomechanical single-electron shuttle,
Nature Nanotechnology 3, 482 (2008).
* see also press release: "Mit Nanotechnik neue Standards setzen: Wenn Elektronen reif für die Goldinsel sind", 07-09-2008

L. Song, A. W. Holleitner, H. Qian, A. Hartschuh, M. Döblinger, E. M. Weig, and J. P. Kotthaus,
A Carbon Nanofilament-Bead Necklace,
J. Phys. Chem. C 112, 9644 (2008).

Books & Patents

S. Volz et al.
Nanophononics: state of the art and perspectives
Eur. Phys. J. B 89, 15 (2016)
 

I. Favero, J. Sankey, E. M. Weig
Mechanical Resonators in the Middle of an Optical Cavity
in: Cavity Optomechanics - Nano- and Micromechanical Resonators Interacting with Light
Eds. M. Aspelmeyer, T. J. Kippenberg, F. Marquardt; Springer Verlag (Berlin, Heidelberg), 2014, p. 83-119
ISBN: 978-3-642-55311-0 (Print) 978-3-642-55312-7 (Online)
 

T. Faust, J. Rieger, J. P. Kotthaus, E. M. Weig
Schwingende Nanosaiten: Experimente mit winzigen mechanischen Resonatoren aus Siliziumnitrid zwischen Grundlagenforschung und Anwendung
Physik Journal 04, 29 (2014)

Conference Talks, Papers & Posters