Yuri Kivshar


Head, Distinguished Professor, ARC Federation Fellow
Nonlinear Physics Center
Australian National University
E-mail: ysk@internode.on.net
Page: http://wwwrsphysse.anu.edu.au/nonlinear/people/YuriKivshar.shtml

Fields of interest: 

Nonlinear physics, solitons, nanophotonics, metamaterials, photonic crystals, nonlinear optics


Recent publications:

Yu. S. Kivshar and B. A. Malomed:
Dynamics of solitons in nearly integrable systems,
Rev. Mod. Phys. 61,(1989), pp. 763-915.
[Citations: 835]   

Yuri S. Kivshar and Govind P. Agrawal:
Optical Solitons: From Fibers to Photonic Crystals,
Academic Press, San Diego, (2003), 540 pp. (ISBN 0124105904).
[Citations: 1390 in Google Scholar]

A.A. Zharov, I.V. Shadrivov, and Yu.S. Kivshar:
Nonlinear properties of left-handed metamaterials,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, (2003), 037401.
[Citations: 250 ]  

O.M. Braun and Yu.S. Kivshar:
The Frenkel-Kontorova Model: Concepts, Methods, and Applications
Springer-Verlag, Berlin, (2004), 472 pp. (ISBN: 3-540-40771-5).
[Citations: 241 in Google Scholar]

A.S. Desyatnikov, Yu.S. Kivshar, and L. Torner:
Optical vortices and vortex solitons,
Progress in Optics Vol 47(Book Series: Progress in Optics,  Ed. E. Wolf), (2005), pp. 291-391.   
[Citations: 140]     

A. Szameit, I.L. Garanovich, M. Heinrich, A.A. Sukhorukov, F. Dreisow, T. Pertsch, S. Nolte, A. Tuennermann, and Yu.S. Kivshar:
Polychromatic dynamic localization in curved photonic lattices, 
Nature Physics 5, (2009), pp.271-275.
[Citations: 49]    

A.E. Miroshnichenko, S. Flach, and Yu.S. Kivshar:
Fano resonances in nanoscale structures,
Rev. Mod. Phys.82, (2010), pp. 2477-2298 , republished in Virtual Journal of Atomic Quantum Fluids (September 2010), and in Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology  (August 2010).
[Citations: 96] 

A.R. Davoyan, I.V. Shadrivov, A.A. Zharov, D.K. Gramotnev, and Yu.S. Kivshar:
Nonlinear nanofocusing in tapered plasmonic waveguides , Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, (2010), 116804.
[Citations: 14]  

A. Minovich,  A.E. Klein, N. Janunts, T. Pertsch, D.N. Neshev, and Yu.S. Kivshar:
Generation and near-field imaging of Airy surface plasmons,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 107, (2011), 116802.

M. Lapine, I.V. Shadrivov, D.A. Powell and Yu.S. Kivshar:
Magnetoelastic metamaterials,
Nature Materials  11, (2011), pp. 30-33.