Publications

 

 

 

2011:

Spin-to-orbital conversion of the angular momentum of light and its classical and quantum applications

L. Marrucci, E. Karimi, S. Slussarenko, B. Piccirillo, E. Santamato, E. Nagali, F. Sciarrino, J. Opt. 13, 064001 (2011)  [Link]© IoP 2011

Tunable liquid crystal q-plates with arbitrary topological charge

S. Slussarenko, A. Murauski, T. Du, V. Chigrinov, L. Marrucci, E. Santamato, Opt. Express 19, 4085 (2011) [Link] [PDF]© OSA 2010

Efficient generation and control of different-order orbital angular momentum states for communication links

S. Slussarenko, E. Karimi, B. Piccirillo, L. Marrucci, E. Santamato, J. Opt. Soc. Am. 28, 61 (2011) [Link] [PDF] © OSA 2011

 

2010:

The Polarizing Sagnac Interferometer: a tool for light orbital angular momentum sorting and spin-orbit photon processing

S. Slussarenko, V. D’ambrosio, B. Piccirillo, L. Marrucci, E. Santamato, Opt. Express 18, 27205 (2010) [Link] [PDF]© OSA 2010

Photon spin-to-orbital angular momentum conversion via an electrically tunable q-plate

B. Piccirillo, V. D’ambrosio, S. Slussarenko, L. Marrucci, E. Santamato, Appl. Phys. Lett. 97, 241104 (2010) [Link] [PDF] © AIP 2009

Photon self-induced spin-to-orbital conversion in a terbium-gallium-garnet crystal at high laser power

S. Mosca, B. Canuel, E. Karimi, B. Piccirillo, L. Marrucci, R. De Rosa, E. Genin, L. Milano, E. Santamato, Phys. Rev. A 82, 043806 (2010) [Link] [PDF] © APS 2010

Spin-orbit hybrid entanglement of photons and quantum contextuality

E. Karimi, J. Leach, S. Slussarenko, B. Piccirillo, L. Marrucci, L. Chen, W. She, S. Franke-Arnold, M. J. Padgett, E. Santamato, Phys. Rev. A 82, 022115 (2010) [Link] [PDF] © APS 2010

Photonic quantum information applications of patterned liquid crystals

L. Marrucci, E. Nagali, F. Sciarrino, L. Sansoni, F. De Martini, B. Piccirillo, E. Karimi, E. Santamato, Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 526, 108-118 (2010)  [Link] [PDF] © T&F 2010

Measuring Liquid Crystal Anchoring Energy Strength by Spectroscopic Ellipsometry

A. Marino, V. Tkachenko, E. Santamato, N. Bennis, X. Quintana, J.M. Otón, and G. Abbate., J. Appl. Phys. 107, 73109-73114 (2010) [Link] [PDF]

Experimental Optimal Cloning of Four-Dimensional Quantum States of Photons

E. Nagali, D. Giovannini, L. Marrucci, S. Slussarenko, E. Santamato, F. Sciarrino Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 073602 (2010) [Link] [PDF] © APS 2010

Experimental generation and characterization of single-photon hybrid ququarts based on polarization and orbital angular momentum encoding

E. Nagali, L. Sansoni, L. Marrucci, E. Santamato, F. Sciarrino Phys. Rev. A 81, 052317 (2010) [Link] [PDF] © APS 2010

 

Polarization-controlled evolution of light transverse modes and associated Pancharatnam geometric phase in orbital angular momentum

E. Karimi, S. Slussarenko, B. Piccirillo, L. Marrucci, E. Santamato, Phys. Rev. A 81, 053813 (2010) [Link] [PDF] © APS 2010

 

2009:

Optimal quantum cloning of orbital angular momentum photon qubits through Hong–Ou–Mandel coalescence

E. Nagali, L. Sansoni, F. Sciarrino, F. De Martini, L. Marrucci, B. Piccirillo, E. Karimi, E. Santamato, Nature Photonics 3, 720-723 (2009) [Link] [PDF] © NPG 2009

Polarization control of single photon quantum orbital angular momentum states

E. Nagali, F. Sciarrino, F. De Martini, B. Piccirillo, E. Karimi, L. Marrucci, E. Santamato, Opt. Express 17, 18745-18759 (2009) [Link] [PDF] © OSA 2009

Universal unitary gate for single-photon spin-orbit four-dimensional states

S. Slussarenko, E. Karimi, B. Piccirillo, L. Marrucci, E. Santamato, Phys. Rev. A 80, 022326 (2009) [Link] [PDF] © APS 2009

Quantum information transfer from spin to orbital angular momentum of photons

E. Nagali, F. Sciarrino, F. De Martini, L. Marrucci, B. Piccirillo, E. Karimi, E. Santamato, Phys. Rev. Lett. 103,  013601 (2009) [Link] [PDF] © APS 2009

Efficient generation and sorting of orbital angular momentum eigenmodes of light by thermally tuned q-plates

E. Karimi, B. Piccirillo, E. Nagali, L. Marrucci, E. Santamato, Appl. Phys. Lett. 94, 231124 (2009) [Link] [PDF] © AIP 2009

Quantum interference by coherence transfer from spin to orbital angular momentum of photons

E. Nagali, F. Sciarrino, L. Sansoni, F. De Martini, L. Marrucci, B. Piccirillo, E. Karimi, E. Santamato, Proc. of SPIE – The International Society for Optical Engineering 7355, 735507 (2009) [Link] [PDF] © SPIE 2009

Light propagation in a birefringent plate with topological charge

E. Karimi, B. Piccirillo, L. Marrucci, E. Santamato, Opt. Lett. 34, 1225-1227 (2009) [Link] [PDF] © OSA 2009

Ellipsometric study of vertically aligned nematic liquid crystals

A. Marino, E. Santamato, N. Bennis, X. Quintana, J. M. Otón, V. Tkachenko, and G. Abbate, Appl. Phys. Lett. 94 013508 (2009) [Link] [PDF]

FDTD analysis of photonic quasicrystals with different tiling geometries and fabrication by single-beam computer-generated holography

G. Zito, B. Piccirillo, E. Santamato, A. Marino, V. Tkachenko, and G Abbate, J. Opt. A: Pure Appl. Opt. 11, 024007 (2009) [Link] [PDF]

Quasi- and a-periodic photonic bandgap structures

G. Zito, B. Piccirillo, E. Santamato, A. Marino, V. Tkachenko, and G. Abbate, Europhysics News 40 15 (2009), invited highlight [Link] [PDF]

Bandgap Properties of Low Index Contrast aperiodically ordered Photonic Quasicrystals

G. Zito, P.Rose, E. Di Gennaro, A. Andreone, E. Santamato, G. Abbate, Microwave and Opt. Techn. Lett. 51, 2732-2637 (2009) [Link] [PDF]

 

2008:

Improved focusing with Hypergeometric-Gaussian type-II optical modes

E. Karimi, B. Piccirillo, L. Marrucci, E. Santamato, Opt. Express 16, 21069-21075 (2008) [Link] [PDF] © OSA 2008

Three-dimensional model for light-induced chaotic rotations in liquid crystals under spin and orbital angular momentum transfer processes

E. Brasselet, B. Piccirillo, E. Santamato, Phys. Rev. E 78, 031703 (2008) [Link] [PDF]

Two-dimensional photonic quasicrystals by single beam computer-generated holography

G. Zito, B. Piccirillo, E. Santamato, A. Marino, V. Tkachenko, G. Abbate, Opt. Express, 16, 5164 (2008) [Link] [PDF]

 

2007:

Hypergeometric-Gaussian Modes

E. Karimi, G. Zito, B. Piccirillo, L. Marrucci, E. Santamato, Opt. Lett. 32, 3053-3055 (2007) [Link] [PDF] © OSA 2007

Femtosecond field-emission by surface optical rectification

A. Vella, B. Deconihout, L. Marrucci, E. Santamato, Phys. Rev. Lett., 99, 046103 (2007) [Link] [PDF]

General theory of electromagnetic fluctuations near a homogeneous surface in terms of its reflection amplitudes

G. Bimonte and E. Santamato, Phys. Rev. A 76, 013810 (2007) [Link] [PDF]

Computer-Generated Holographic Gratings in Soft Matter

G.Zito, B. Piccirillo, E. Santamato, A. Marino, V. Tkachenko, G. Abbate, Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 465, 371-378 (2007) [Link] [PDF]

 

2006:

Nonlinear dynamics induced in liquid crystals in the presence of the orbital and spin angular momentum of light

B. Piccirillo, A. Vella, A. Setaro, E. Santamato, Phys. Rev. E 73, 062701 (2006) [Link] [PDF]

Light scattering processes in nematic liquid crystals without alignment control

B. Piccirillo, M. Lepore, E. Santamato, Proc. of SPIE 6192, 37 (2006) [Link] [PDF]

 

2005:

Optical angular momentum flux in liquid crystals

B. Piccirillo and E. Santamato, Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 429, 133 (2005) [Link] [PDF]

Raman sensing of vapours and liquids in porous silicon

L. Sirleto, M. A. Ferrara, L. Moretti, A. M. Rossi, E. Santamato, I. Rendina, Proc. of SPIE 5840, Part. II, 758-765 (2005) [Link] [PDF]

 

2004:

Coherent response of a low Tc Josephson junction to an ultrafast laser pulse

P. Lucignano, G. Rotoli, E. Santamato, A. Tagliacozzo, Phys. Rev. B. 70, 024520 (2004) [Link] [PDF]

Photon orbital angular momentum: problems and Perspectives

E. Santamato, Fortschr. Phys. 52, 1141 (2004) [Link] [PDF]

Light angular momentum flux and forces in birefringent inhomogeneous media

B. Piccirillo and E. Santamato, Phys. Rev. E 69, 056613 (2004) [Link] [PDF]

The orbital angular momentum of light: a new source of optical torque in liquid crystals

E. Santamato, B. Piccirillo, A. Setaro , A. Vella, Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 421, 37 (2004) [Link] [PDF]

Optical Fréedericksz transition in liquid crystals and transfer of the orbital angular momentum of light

B. Piccirillo, A. Vella, E. Santamato, Phys. Rev. E 69, 021702 (2004) [Link] [PDF]

Experimental and theoretical study of the transient rotation of isotropic transparent microparticles in astigmatic optical tweezers

A. Ambrosio, B. Piccirillo, A. Sasso, and E. Santamato, Opt. Commun. 230, 337 (2004) [Link] [PDF]

 

2003:

On-off intermittency in chaotic rotation induced in liquid crystals by competition between spin and orbital angular momentum of light

A. Vella, A. Setaro, B. Piccirillo, E. Santamato, Phys. Rev. E 67, 051704 (2003) [Link] [PDF]

 

2002:

Optical angular momentum transfer to transparent isotropic particles using laser beam carrying zero average angular momentum

E. Santamato, A. Sasso, B. Piccirillo, A. Vella, Opt. Express 10, 871 (2002) [Link] [PDF]

Probing interfacial properties by optical second harmonic generation

L. Marrucci, D. Paparo, G. Cerrone, C. de Lisio, E. Santamato, S. Solimeno, S. Ardizzone, P. G. Quagliotto, Optics and Lasers in Engineering 37, 601-610 (2002) [Link] [PDF] © ELS 2002

Coupled-mode approach to the nonlinear dynamics induced by elliptically polarized laser field

in liquid crystals at normal incidence

A. Vella, B. Piccirillo, E. Santamato, Phys. Rev. E 65, 031706 (2002) [Link] [PDF]

Competition between spin and orbital photon angular momentum transfer in liquid crystals

B. Piccirillo, A. Vella, E. Santamato, J. Opt. B: Quantum Semiclass. Opt. 4, S20 (2002) [Link] [PDF]

The role of the orbital angular momentum of light in the optical reorientation of liquid crystals E. Santamato, B. Piccirillo, A. Vella, Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 375, 601 (2002) [Link] [PDF]

 

2001:

Undamped nonlinear oscillations of the molecular director induced in a liquid crystal film by the competition between the orbital and spin angular momentum of light

B. Piccirillo, C. Toscano, E. Santamato, Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 372, 383 (2001) [Link] [PDF]

Orbital and spin photon angular momentum transfer in liquid crystals

B. Piccirillo, C. Toscano, F. Vetrano, E. Santamato, Phys. Rev. Lett. 86, 2285 (2001) [Link] [PDF]

 

2000:

Role of dye structure in photoinduced reorientation of dye-doped liquid crystals

L. Marrucci, D. Paparo, M. R. Vetrano, M. Colicchio, G. Viscardi, E. Santamato, J. Chem. Phys. 113, 10361-10366 (2000) [Link] [PDF] © AIP 2000

Longitudinal extra-torque in liquid crystals due to the optical beam shape

L. Marrucci, B. Piccirillo, F. Vetrano, E. Santamato, J. Opt. A: Pure Appl. Opt. 2, 294-298 (2000) [Link] [PDF] © IoP 2000

 

1999:

Optical reorientation in nematic liquid crystals controlled by the laser beam shape

L. Marrucci, F. Vetrano, E. Santamato, Opt. Commun. 171, 131-136 (1999) [Link] [PDF] © ELS 1999

Dynamical regimes and motion intermittence induced by a laser beam in a nematic liquid crystal film

E. Santamato, G. Abbate, P. Maddalena, L. Marrucci, D. Paparo, B. Piccirillo, Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 328, 479-487 (1999) [Link] [PDF] © T&F 1999

Experimental observation of nonlinear beam splitting in dye-doped liquid crystal waveguides

G. Scalia, G. Abbate, L. De Stefano, P. Mormile, E. Santamato, J. of Nonlinear Optical Physics and Materials  319, 3 (1999) [Link] [PDF]

Full vectorial beam propagation method in anisotropic and inhomogeneous structures: Theory and numerical implementation

F. Castaldo, G. Abbate and E. Santamato, Proc. of SPIE 3620, 280 (1999) [Link] [PDF]

Full vectorial beam propagation method in anisotropic and inhomogeneous structures

F. Castaldo, G. Abbate, and E. Santamato, Appl. Opt. 38, 111 (1999) [Link] [PDF]

 

1998:

Enhanced optical nonlinearity by photoinduced molecular orientation in absorbing liquids

L. Marrucci, D. Paparo, G. Abbate, E. Santamato, M. Kreuzer, P. Lehnert, T. Vogeler, Phys. Rev. A 58, 4926-4936 (1998) [Link] [PDF] © APS 1998

Experimental study of the molecular reorientation induced by the ordinary wave in a nematic liquid crystal film

E. Santamato, P. Maddalena, L. Marrucci, B. Piccirillo, Liq. Cryst. 25, 357-362 (1998) [Link] [PDF] © T&F 1998

Liquid crystal reorientation induced by completely unpolarized light

L. Marrucci, P. Maddalena, G. Arnone, L. Sirleto, E. Santamato, Phys. Rev. E 57, 3033-3037   (1998) [Link] [PDF] © APS 1998

Optical Kerr-like response of dye-doped nematics

E. Santamato, G. Abbate, P. Maddalena, L. Marrucci, D. Paparo, E. Massera, M. Colicchio, Pure Appl. Opt. 7, 191-199 (1998) [Link] [PDF] © IoP 1998

 

1997:

Role of guest-host intermolecular forces in photoinduced reorientation of dyed liquid crystals

L. Marrucci, D. Paparo, P. Maddalena, E. Massera, E. Prudnikova, E. Santamato, J. Chem. Phys. 107, 9783-9793 (1997) [Link] [PDF] © AIP 1997

A theoretical and experimental investigation of TM modes propagation in a nonlinear hybrid aligned liquid crystal waveguide

G. Abbate, F. Castaldo, L. De Stefano, E. Santamato, P. Mormile, J. of Phys. B 30, 5587 (1997) [Link] [PDF]

Chaotic and hexagonal spontaneous pattern formation in the cross section of a laser beam in a

defocusing Kerr-like film with single feedback mirror

F. Castaldo, D. Paparo and E. Santamato, Opt. Comm. 143, 57 (1997) [Link] [PDF]

Optical reorientation in dye-doped nematics

E. Santamato, G. Abbate, P. Maddalena, L. Marrucci, D. Paparo, E. Massera, Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 302, 111-120 (1997) [Link] [PDF] © T&F 1997

Molecular-field-enhanced optical Kerr effect in absorbing liquids

D. Paparo, L. Marrucci, G. Abbate, E. Santamato, M. Kreuzer, P. Lehnert, T. Vogeler, Phys. Rev. Lett. 78, 38-41 (1997) [Link] [PDF] © APS 1997

Nonlinear effects in nematics doped by dyes and chiral agents

G. Abbate, G. Arnone, A. Lauria, P. Maddalena, L. Marrucci, D. Paparo, E. Santamato,  in Novel Optical Materials and Applications, edited by I. C. Khoo, F. Simoni, e C. Umeton (John Wiley & Sons, New York, 1997) p. 133 [Link] [PDF]

 

1996:

Molecular-field-enhanced optical Kerr effect in absorbing liquids

D. Paparo, L. Marrucci, G. Abbate, E. Santamato, M. Kreuzer, P. Lehnert, T. Vogeler, Highlights INFM 1996-97, 11-12 (1999) [PDF]

A Simple Model for Porous Silicon Photoluminescence

G. Di Francia, G. Iadonisi, P. Maddalena, M. Migliaccio, D. Ninno, E. Santamato, Opt. Commun. 127, 44 (1996) [Link] [PDF]

TM nonlinear modes in a nematic iquid crystal slab waveguide

G.Abbate, L.De Stefano, E.Santamato, J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 13, 1536 (1996) [Link] [PDF]

Nonlinear effects in planar liquid crystals waveguides: theory and experiments

G.Abbate, F.Castaldo, L. De Stefano, Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 282, 269 (1996) [Link] [PDF]

Optical Fréedericksz transition induced by depolarized light

G. Arnone, L. Sirleto, L. Marrucci, P. Maddalena, E. Santamato, Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 282, 191-204 (1996) [Link] [PDF] © T&F 1996

Time resolved fluorescence of dye solutions in nematic liquid crystals

D. Paparo, L. Marrucci, G. Abbate, E. Santamato, P. Bartolini, R. Torre, Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 282, 461-472 (1996) [Link] [PDF] © T&F 1996

Liquid Crystals for Nonlinear Optical Studies

E. Santamato and Y. R. Shen, A Guide to Liquid Crystal Research, P. J. Collings and J. S. Patel Eds. (Oxford Univ. Press, 1996) [Link] [PDF]

 

1995:

Lagrangian approach to light propagation in liquid crystals

E. Santamato, G. Abbate, P. Maddalena, L. Marrucci, Phys. Rev. E 52, 5053-5060 (1995) [Link] [PDF] © APS 1995

Optically induced reorientation in nematics doped by chiral agents

P. Maddalena, G. Arnone, G. Abbate, L. Marrucci, E. Santamato, Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 261, 113-122 (1995) [Link] [PDF]  © T&F 1995

Experimental results on the light propagation in a nonlinear waveguide with nematic liquid crystal: hybrid alignment case

G.Abbate, F.Castaldo, L.De Stefano, P.Mormile, G.Pierattini, G.Righini, E.Santamato, A.Verciani, Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 266, 269 (1995) [Link] [PDF]

Giant Optical Nonlinearities in Nematic Liquid Crystals

E. Santamato, in Nonlinear Optical Materials and Devices for Applications in Information Technology\/}, (Kluwer Acad. Publ., the Netherlands, 1995) pp. 103-139 [Link] [PDF]

 

1994:

Hexagonal beam filamentation in a liquid crystal film with single feedback mirror

M. Tamburrini, E. Ciaramella, and E. Santamato, Chaos, Solitons and Fractals 4, 1355 (1994), invited.

Talbot assisted pattern formation in a liquid crystal film with single feedback mirror

E. Santamato, E. Ciaramella, and M. Tamburrini, Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 251, 145 (1994). [Link] [PDF]

Wavelength dependence of optical reorientation in dye-doped nematics

D. Paparo, P. Maddalena, G. Abbate, E. Santamato, I. Jánossy, Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 251, 73 (1994) [Link] [PDF]

Modulating light with light: a slab waveguide-liquid crystal device

G. Abbate, L. De Stefano,P. Mormile, G. Pierattini, E. Santamato, M. Villiargio, Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 251, 93 (1994) [Link] [PDF]

Transverse Patterns in a Nonlinear Cell with Single Mirror Feedback

E. Ciaramella, M. Tamburrini, E. Santamato, Optics and Photonics News 4, 31-32 (1994) [Link] [PDF]

Electric field-induced mode splitting in a liquid crystal waveguide

G. Abbate, P. Mormile, L. De Stefano, G. Pierattini, E. Santamato, M. Villiargio, Opt. Comm. 109, 253 (1994) [Link] [PDF]

Observation of dihedral transverse patterning of gaussian laser beams in nonlinear optics

E. Ciaramella, M. Tamburrini, and E. Santamato, Phys. Rev. A 50, R10, (1994) [Link] [PDF]

Observation of nonhexagonal laser-beam patterning in a thin liquid crystal cell in front of a single feedback mirror

E. Ciaramella, M. Tamburrini, E. Santamato, Appl. Phys. Lett.  64, 1 (1994) [Link] [PDF]

A new nonlinear optical method to measure the elastic anisotropy of a liquid crystal film

M. Tamburrini, E. Ciaramella, E. Santamato, Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 241, 205 (1994) [Link] [PDF]

 

1993:

A new optical method for the measurement of viscoelastic coefficient in nematic liquid crystals

L. Marrucci, G. Abbate, S. Ferraiuolo, P. Maddalena, E. Santamato, Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 237, 39-46 (1993) [Link] [PDF] © T&F 1993

Hexagonally patterned beam filamentation in a thin liquid crystal film with a single feed-back mirror

M. Tamburrini, M. Bonavita, S. Wabnitz, E. Santamato, Opt. Lett. 18, 855 (1993) [Link] [PDF]

Optical reorientation in cholesteric-nematic mixtures

G. Abbate, A. Ferraiuolo, P. Maddalena, L. Marrucci, E. Santamato, Liq. Cryst. 14, 1431-1438 (1993) [Link] [PDF] © T&F 1993

Magnetic field induced light modulation in a slab waveguide-liquid crystal system

G. Abbate, L. De Stefano, P. Mormile, G. Pierattini, E. Santamato, Opt. Commun. 97, 173 (1993) [Link] [PDF]

 

1992:

Self-induced stimulated light scattering in nematic liquid crystals: theory and experiment

L. Marrucci, G. Abbate, S. Ferraiuolo, P. Maddalena, E. Santamato, Phys. Rev. A 46, 4859-4868 (1992) [Link] [PDF] © APS 1992

First-order optical Fréedericksz transition in nematics doped with chiral agents

G. Abbate, P. Maddalena, L. Marrucci, L. Saetta, A. Ferraiuolo, S. Ferraiuolo, E. Santamato, Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 223, 11-18 (1992) [Link] [PDF] © T&F 1992

Detailed study near the threshold of the optical Fréedricksz transition: multistability and optical phase-locking

G. Abbate, P. Maddalena, L. Marrucci, L. Saetta, E. Santamato, Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 222, 181-188 (1992) [Link] [PDF] © T&F 1992

Experimental problems in the observation of multistability in the optical Fréedericksz transition in nematics

G. Abbate, P. Maddalena, L. Marrucci, L. Saetta, E. Santamato, Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 212, 173-182 (1992) [Link] [PDF] © T&F 1992

 

1991:

The role of the angular momentum of light in the optical reorientation of liquid crystals

E. Santamato, in Physics of Liquid Crystalline Materials'', edited by I. C. Khoo and F. Simoni (Gordon &

Breach, Part 3 : Special Topics, Section E) p.507-515 (1991) [Link] [PDF]

Photodynamical effects induced by the angular momentum of light in liquid crystals

G. Abbate, P. Maddalena, L. Marrucci, L. Saetta, E. Santamato, Phys. Scripta T39, 389-393 (1991) [Link] [PDF] © IoP 1991

Multistability and nonlinear dynamics of the optical Fréedericksz transition in a homeotropically aligned nematic

G. Abbate, P. Maddalena, L. Marrucci, L. Saetta, E. Santamato, J. Phys. II 1, 543-557 (1991) [Link] [PDF] © LEP 1991

Multistability hysteresis and optical phase locking in the optical Fréedericksz transition with linearly polarized light at normal incidence

G. Abbate, P. Maddalena, L. Marrucci, L. Saetta, E. Santamato, Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 207, 161-172 (1991) [Link] [PDF] © T&F 1991

Photodynamical effects induced by laser radiation in a nematic liquid crystal film

G. Abbate, P. Maddalena, L. Marrucci, E. Santamato, Y. R. Shen, Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 198, 225-230 (1991) [Link] [PDF] © T&F 1991

Polarization effects in the optical reorientation of freely suspended smectic-C liquid crystal films

G. Abbate, P. Maddalena, L. Marrucci, E. Santamato, J. Appl. Phys. 69, 1269-1274 (1991) [Link] [PDF] © AIP 1991

 

1990:

Contribution of Lateral Waves and Surface Plasmons to the Shift of a Reflected Beam

G. Carbonara, A. Finizio, P. Mormile, G. Pierattini, G. Abbate, P. Maddalena, E. Santamato, Proc. of SPIE 1230, 115 (1990) [Link] [PDF]

Laser-induced nonlinear dynamics in a nematic liquid crystal film

E. Santamato, G. Abbate, P. Maddalena, L. Marrucci, Y. R. Shen, Phys. Rev. Lett. 64, 1377-1380 (1990) [Link] [PDF] © APS 1990

Undamped nonlinear oscillations of the director of a nematic liquid crystal induced by an elliptically polarized laser beam

E. Santamato, G. Abbate, P. Maddalena, L. Marrucci, Y. R. Shen, Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 179, 189-200 (1990) [Link] [PDF] © T&F 1990

A New Approach to Global Stability Analysis of One-Dimensional Continuous Dissipative Systems

E. Santamato, G. Abbate, P. Maddalena, J. Math. Phys. 31, 2105 (1990) [Link] [PDF]

Bistability and Switching in a Nematic Cell Induced by Rotation of an Applied Magnetic Field

A. J. Karn, Y. R. Shen, E. Santamato, Phys. Rev. A 41, 4510, (1990)