A complete list of our publications is available here.


Acceptor-induced bulk dielectric loss in superconducting circuits on silicon

Zi-Huai Zhang*, Kadircan Godeneli*, Justin He, Mutasem Odeh, Haoxin Zhou, Srujan Meesala , Alp Sipahigil, arXiv:2402.17155 (2024)

Toward high-fidelity quantum information processing and quantum simulation with spin qubits and phonons

I. Arrazola, Y. Minoguchi, M.-A. Lemonde, A. Sipahigil, and P. Rabl, arXiv:2402.16960 (2024)

Compressive-Sensing-Enhanced First-Principles Calculation of Photoluminescence Spectra in Color Centers: A Comparison between Theory and Experiment for the G Center in Silicon

Jiongzhi Zheng, Lukasz Komza, Yihuang Xiong, Natalya Sheremetyeva, Changpeng Lin, Sinéad M. Griffin, Alp Sipahigil, Geoffroy Hautier, arXiv:2402.08067 (2024)

Midgap state requirements for optically active quantum defects

Yihuang Xiong, Milena Mathew, Sinéad M. Griffin, Alp Sipahigil, Geoffroy Hautier,  Materials for Quantum Technology 4 013001 (2024), (arXiv)


Non-Markovian dynamics of a superconducting qubit in a phononic bandgap

Mutasem Odeh, Kadircan Godeneli, Eric Li, Rohin Tangirala, Haoxin Zhou, Xueyue Zhang, Zi-Huai Zhang, Alp Sipahigil , arXiv:2312.01031 (2023)

High-throughput identification of spin-photon interfaces in silicon

Yihuang Xiong, Céline Bourgois, Natalya Sheremetyeva, Wei Chen, Diana Dahliah, Hanbin Song, Sinéad M. Griffin, Alp Sipahigil, Geoffroy Hautier, Science Advances 9 (40), eadh8617 (2023)


Indistinguishable photons from an artificial atom in silicon photonics

Lukasz Komza*, Polnop Samutpraphoot*, Mutasem Odeh, Yu-Lung Tang, Milena Mathew, Jiu Chang, Hanbin Song, Myung-Ki Kim, Yihuang Xiong, Geoffroy Hautier, Alp Sipahigil, arXiv:2211.09305 (2022)

Three-dimensional programming of nanolaser arrays through a single optical microfiber

Da In Song, Aran Yu, Polnop Samutpraphoot, Jungmin Lee, Moohyuk Kim, Byoung Jun Park, Alp Sipahigil, and Myung-Ki Kim, Optica 9, 1424-1432 (2022)

First principles study of the T-center in silicon

Diana Dhaliah, Yihuang Xiong, Alp Sipahigil, Sinéad M. Griffin, Geoffroy Hautier, Phys. Rev. Materials 6, L053201 (2022) ; arXiv


Collapse and Revival of an Artificial Atom Coupled to a Structured Photonic Reservoir

Vinicius S. Ferreira, Jash Banker, Alp Sipahigil, Matthew H. Matheny, Andrew J. Keller, Eunjong Kim, Mohammad Mirhosseini, and Oskar Painter, Physical Review X 11, 041043 (2021) ; arXiv

Quantum Electrodynamics in a Topological Waveguide

Eunjong Kim, Xueyue Zhang, Vinicius S. Ferreira, Jash Banker, Joseph K. Iverson, Alp Sipahigil, Miguel Bello, Alejandro González-Tudela, Mohammad Mirhosseini, Oskar Painter, Physical Review X 11, 011015 (2021) ; arXiv Physics Viewpoint: Connecting qubits via a topological waveguide 


Superconducting qubit to optical photon transduction

Mohammad Mirhosseini, Alp Sipahigil, Mahmoud Kalaee, Oskar Painter, Nature, volume 588, p. 599–603 (2020) ; arXiv View Alp’s CIQC talk on this breakthrough,  which is the first demonstration of optical photon generation from a superconducting qubit.


Nano-acoustic resonator with ultralong phonon lifetime

Gregory S. MacCabe, Hengjiang Ren, Jie Luo, Justin D Cohen, Hengyun Zhou, Alp Sipahigil, Mohammad Mirhosseini, Oskar Painter, Science 370(6518), p. 840-843, (2020) ; arXiv


Microwave-to-optical conversion via four-wave mixing in a cold ytterbium ensemble

Jacob P. Covey, Alp Sipahigil, Mark Saffman, Physical Review A 100(1), p. 012307 (2019) ; arXiv

Cavity quantum electrodynamics with atom-like mirrors

Mohammad Mirhosseini, Eunjong Kim, Xueyue Zhang, Alp Sipahigil, Paul B. Dieterle, Andrew J. Keller, Ana Asenjo-Garcia, Darrick E. Chang, Oskar Painter, Nature 569(7758), p. 692-697 (2019) ; arXiv

Telecom-Band Quantum Optics with Ytterbium Atoms and Silicon Nanophotonics

Jacob P. Covey, Alp Sipahigil, Szilard Szoke, Neil Sinclair, Manuel Endres, Oskar Painter, Physical Review Applied 11(3), p. 034044 (2019) ; arXiv


Srujan Meesala, Young-Ik Sohn, Benjamin Pingault, Linbo Shao, Haig A. Atikian, Jeffrey Holzgrafe, Mustafa Gündoğan, Camille Stavrakas, Alp Sipahigil, Cleaven Chia, Ruffin Evans, Michael J. Burek, Mian Zhang, Lue Wu, Jose L. Pacheco, John Abraham, Edward Bielejec, Mikhail D. Lukin, Mete Atatüre, Marko Lončar (2018) Strain engineering of the silicon-vacancy center in diamond, Physical Review B 97(20), p. 205444, url, doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.97.205444

M.-A. Lemonde, S. Meesala, A. Sipahigil, M.J.A. Schuetz, M.D. Lukin, M. Loncar, P. Rabl (2018) Phonon Networks with Silicon-Vacancy Centers in Diamond Waveguides, Physical Review Letters 120(21), p. 213603, url, doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.120.213603

Young-Ik Sohn, Srujan Meesala, Benjamin Pingault, Haig A. Atikian, Jeffrey Holzgrafe, Mustafa Gündoğan, Camille Stavrakas, Megan J. Stanley, Alp Sipahigil, Joonhee Choi, Mian Zhang, Jose L. Pacheco, John Abraham, Edward Bielejec, Mikhail D. Lukin, Mete Atatüre, Marko Lončar (2018) Controlling the coherence of a diamond spin qubit through its strain environment, Nature Communications 9(1), p. 2012, url, doi:10.1038/s41467-018-04340-3

Mohammad Mirhosseini, Eunjong Kim, Vinicius S Ferreira, Mahmoud Kalaee, Alp Sipahigil, Andrew J Keller, Oskar Painter (2018) Superconducting metamaterials for waveguide quantum electrodynamics, Nature Communications 9(1), p. 3706, url, doi:10.1038/s41467-018-06142-z

Ruffin E. Evans, Mihir K. Bhaskar, Denis D. Sukachev, Christian T. Nguyen, Alp Sipahigil, Michael J. Burek, Bartholomeus Machielse, Grace H. Zhang, Alexander S. Zibrov, Edward Bielejec, Hongkun Park, Marko Lončar, Mikhail D. Lukin (2018) Photon-mediated interactions between quantum emitters in a diamond nanocavity, Science362(6415), p. 662-665, url, doi:10.1126/science.aau4691

Christian T. Nguyen, Ruffin E. Evans, Alp Sipahigil, Mihir K. Bhaskar, Denis D. Sukachev, Viatcheslav N. Agafonov, Valery A. Davydov, Liudmila F. Kulikova, Fedor Jelezko, Mikhail D. Lukin (2018) All-optical nanoscale thermometry with silicon-vacancy centers in diamond, Applied Physics Letters 112(20), p. 203102, url, doi:10.1063/1.5029904


M.K. Bhaskar, D.D. Sukachev, A. Sipahigil, R.E. Evans, M.J. Burek, C.T. Nguyen, L.J. Rogers, P. Siyushev, M.H. Metsch, H. Park, F. Jelezko, M. Lončar, M.D. Lukin (2017) Quantum Nonlinear Optics with a Germanium-Vacancy Color Center in a Nanoscale Diamond Waveguide, Physical Review Letters 118(22), p. 223603, url, doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.118.223603

Petr Siyushev, Mathias H. Metsch, Aroosa Ijaz, Jan M. Binder, Mihir K. Bhaskar, Denis D. Sukachev, Alp Sipahigil, Ruffin E. Evans, Christian T. Nguyen, Mikhail D. Lukin, Philip R. Hemmer, Yuri N. Palyanov, Igor N. Kupriyanov, Yuri M. Borzdov, Lachlan J. Rogers, Fedor Jelezko (2017) Optical and microwave control of germanium-vacancy center spins in diamond, Physical Review B 96(8), p. 081201, url, doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.96.081201

D.D. Sukachev, A. Sipahigil, C.T. Nguyen, M.K. Bhaskar, R.E. Evans, F. Jelezko, M.D. Lukin (2017) Silicon-Vacancy Spin Qubit in Diamond: A Quantum Memory Exceeding 10 ms with Single-Shot State Readout, Physical Review Letters 119(22), p. 223602, url, doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.119.223602

Michael J. Burek, Charles Meuwly, Ruffin E. Evans, Mihir K. Bhaskar, Alp Sipahigil, Srujan Meesala, Bartholomeus Machielse, Denis D. Sukachev, Christian T. Nguyen, Jose L. Pacheco, Edward Bielejec, Mikhail D. Lukin, Marko Lončar (2017) Fiber-Coupled Diamond Quantum Nanophotonic Interface, Physical Review Applied 8(2), p. 024026, url, doi:10.1103/PhysRevApplied.8.024026

Tim Schröder, Matthew E Trusheim, Michael Walsh, Luozhou Li, Jiabao Zheng, Marco Schukraft, Alp Sipahigil, Ruffin E Evans, Denis D Sukachev, Christian T Nguyen, Jose L Pacheco, Ryan M Camacho, Edward S Bielejec, Mikhail D Lukin, Dirk Englund (2017) Scalable focused ion beam creation of nearly lifetime-limited single quantum emitters in diamond nanostructures, Nature Communications 8(1), p. 15376, pdf, doi:10.1038/ncomms15376


Ruffin E. Evans, Alp Sipahigil, Denis D. Sukachev, Alexander S. Zibrov, Mikhail D. Lukin (2016) Narrow-Linewidth Homogeneous Optical Emitters in Diamond Nanostructures via Silicon Ion Implantation, Physical Review Applied 5(4), p. 044010, url, doi:10.1103/PhysRevApplied.5.044010

A. Sipahigil, R. E. Evans, D. D. Sukachev, M. J. Burek, J. Borregaard, M. K. Bhaskar, C. T. Nguyen, J. L. Pacheco, H. A. Atikian, C. Meuwly, R. M. Camacho, F. Jelezko, E. Bielejec, H. Park, M. Lončar, M. D. Lukin (2016) An integrated diamond nanophotonics platform for quantum-optical networks, Science 354(6314), p. 847-850, url, doi:10.1126/science.aah6875


Kay D Jahnke, Alp Sipahigil, Jan M Binder, Marcus W Doherty, Mathias Metsch, Lachlan J Rogers, Neil B Manson, Mikhail D Lukin, Fedor Jelezko (2015) Electron–phonon processes of the silicon-vacancy centre in diamond, New Journal of Physics 17(4), p. 043011, IOP Publishing, url, doi:10.1088/1367-2630/17/4/043011

M. L. Goldman, A Sipahigil, M. W. Doherty, N. Y. Yao, S. D. Bennett, M Markham, D. J. Twitchen, N. B. Manson, A Kubanek, M. D. Lukin (2015) Phonon-Induced Population Dynamics and Intersystem Crossing in Nitrogen-Vacancy Centers, Physical Review Letters 114(14), p. 145502, url, doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.114.145502

M. L. Goldman, M. W. Doherty, A. Sipahigil, N. Y. Yao, S. D. Bennett, N. B. Manson, A. Kubanek, M. D. Lukin (2015) State-selective intersystem crossing in nitrogen-vacancy centers, Physical Review B 91(16), p. 165201, url, doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.91.165201


Alp Sipahigil, K. D. Jahnke, L. J. Rogers, T Teraji, J Isoya, A. S. Zibrov, Fedor Jelezko, M. D. Lukin (2014) Indistinguishable Photons from Separated Silicon-Vacancy Centers in Diamond, Physical Review Letters 113(11), p. 113602, url, doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.113.113602

Lachlan J Rogers, Kay D Jahnke, Mathias H Metsch, Alp Sipahigil, Jan M Binder, Tokuyuki Teraji, Hitoshi Sumiya, Junichi Isoya, Mikhail D Lukin, Philip Hemmer, Fedor Jelezko(2014) All-Optical Initialization, Readout, and Coherent Preparation of Single Silicon-Vacancy Spins in Diamond, Physical Review Letters 113(26), p. 263602, url, doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.113.263602


A Sipahigil, M. L. Goldman, E Togan, Y Chu, M Markham, D. J. Twitchen, A. S. Zibrov, A Kubanek, M. D. Lukin (2012) Quantum Interference of Single Photons from Remote Nitrogen-Vacancy Centers in Diamond, Physical Review Letters 108(14), p. 143601, American Physical Society, url, doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.108.143601