Dr. Guy Matmon

Scientist
Quantum Technologies Group

Paul Scherrer Institut
Laboratory for Micro- and Nanotechnology
OVGA/317
5232 Villigen PSI
Switzerland

Telephone: +41 56 310 3549
E-mail: guy.matmon@psi.ch



CV

Since 2019 Tenure-track scientist
SLS and Laboratory for Micro & Nanotechnology, Paul Scherrer Institut
2009-2018 Research associate and senior research associate
London Centre for Nanotechnology, University College London
2004-2009 PhD studies (PhD Cambridge)
Semiconductor Physics Group, The Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge
1997-2004 Telecommunications R&D
Chiaro Networks, Jerusalem
1989-1991, 1996-1997 Undergraduate studies
Physics department, Hebrew University, Jerusalem

Research interest

Quantum coherent control of single and double donors in silicon, magneto-optical control of rare-earth doped fluorides, THz quantum cascade lasers, Si/SiGe heterostructures, doped-silicon based THz sources, GaAs/AlGaAs near infrared phase modulators, optical switching.


Patents

Integrated optics beam deflectors
Eyal Shekel, Eli Rafaeli, Yedidya Ariel, Guy Matmon and Daniel Majer US Patents 6363185, 6370302, 6377733, 6459833, 6463196, 6504978, 6640030

Integrated optics beam deflectors and systems
Eyal Shekel, Daniel Majer, Shlomo Ruschin, Guy Matmon, Jacob Julian Vecht and Yedidia Ariel US Patents 6366709, 6366710, 6370284, 6374002, 6421476, 6487325, 6516102, 6519377, 6539133, 6542648, 6542649, 6556730, 6556731, 6584242, 6643435, 6684001

Integrated optics beam deflector assemblies utilizing side mounting blocks for precise alignment
Eyal Shekel, Eli Rafaeli, Yedidya Ariel, Guy Matmon and Daniel Majer US Patent 6366720

Method for producing an optical device and the optical device produced thereby
Eyal Shekel, Eli Rafaeli, Yedidya Ariel, Guy Matmon and Daniel Majer US Patent 6647178

Method for accurately mounting an optical element in an optical assembly
Eyal Shekel, Eli Rafaeli, Yedidya Ariel, Guy Matmon and Daniel Majer US Patent 6654524

Cylindrical lens alignment method
Guy Matmon, Eli Rafaeli and Eyal Shekel US Patent 6668118

Automatic optical inter-alignment of two linear arrangements
Eyal Shekel, Guy Matmon and Eli Rephaeli US Patent 6813023


Publications

Metrology of complex refractive index for solids in the terahertz regime using frequency domain spectroscopy
Chick, S. R., Murdin, B. N., Matmon, G., Naftaly, M.
Metrologia, 55(6), pp. 771--781 (October 2018)

Two- to three-dimensional crossover in a dense electron liquid in silicon
G. Matmon, E. Ginossar, B. J. Villis, A. K\"olker, T. Lim, H. Solanki, S. R. Schofield, N. J. Curson, J. Li, B. N. Murdin, A. J. Fisher, G. Aeppli. Physical Review B, 97(15), p. 5306 (April 2018).

Coherent superpositions of three states for phosphorous donors in silicon prepared using THz radiation
Chick S., Stavrias N., Saeedi K., Redlich B., Greenland P. T., Matmon G., Naftaly M., Pidgeon C. R., Aeppli G., Murdin B. N. Nature Communications, 8, p. 16038 (July 2017).

Optical response from terahertz to visible light of electronuclear transitions in LiYF4:Ho3+
G. Matmon, S. A. Lynch, T. F. Rosenbaum, A. J. Fisher and G. Aeppli. Physical Review B, 94(20), p. 5132 (November 2016).

Quantitative analysis of electrically detected Ramsey fringes in P-doped Si
P. T. Greenland, G. Matmon, B. J. Villis, E. T. Bowyer, J. Li, B. N. Murdin, A. F. G. van der Meer, B. Redlich, C. R. Pidgeon and G. Aeppli. Physical Review B, 92(16), p. 5310 (October 2015).

Broadband Terahertz Metamaterial Absorber Based on Asymmetric Resonators With Perfect Absorption
Yongzheng Wen, Wei Ma, Joe Bailey, Guy Matmon and Xiaomei Yu. IEEE Transactions on Terahertz Science and Technology}, (May 2015).

Coherent creation and destruction of orbital wavepackets in Si:P with electrical and optical read-out
K. L. Litvinenko, E. T. Bowyer, P. T. Greenland, N. Stavrias, Juerong Li, R. Gwilliam, B. J. Villis, G. Matmon, M. L. Y. Pang, B. Redlich, A. F. G. van der Meer, C. R. Pidgeon, G. Aeppli and B. N. Murdin. Nature Communications, 6:6549 (March 2015).

Absorption modulation of terahertz metamaterial by varying the conductivity of ground plane
Yongzheng Wen, Wei Ma, J. Bailey, G. Matmon, G. Aeppli and Xiaomei Yu. Applied Physics Letters, 105(14), p. 141111 (10/2014).

Planar broadband and high absorption metamaterial using single nested resonator at terahertz frequencies
Yongzheng Wen, Wei Ma, J. Bailey, G. Matmon, Xiaomei Yu and G. Aeppli. Optics Letters,39(6), pp. 1589-92 (03/2014).

Picosecond dynamics of a silicon donor based terahertz detector device
E. T. Bowyer, B. J. Villis, J. Li, K. L. Litvinenko, B. N. Murdin, M. Erfani, G. Matmon, G. Aeppli, J.-M. Ortega, R. Prazeres, L. Dong, Xiaomei Yu. Applied Physics Letters, 105(2), p. 021107 (01/2014).

Polarization-independent dual-band terahertz metamaterial absorbers based on gold/parylene-C/silicide structure
Yongzheng Wen, Wei Ma, J. Bailey, G. Matmon, Xiaomei Yu and G. Aeppli. Applied Optics, 52(19), pp.4536-4540 (07/2013).

Inhomogeneous broadening of phosphorus donor lines in the far-infrared spectra of single-crystalline SiGe
S. A. Lynch, G. Matmon, S. G. Pavlov, K. L. Litvinenko, B. Redlich, A. F. G. van der Meer, N. V. Abrosimov, and H.-W. Hübers. Physical Review B, 82(24), pp. 5206--5212, December 2010.

Si/SiGe quantum cascade superlattice designs for terahertz emission
G. Matmon, D. J. Paul, L. Lever, M. Califano, Z. Ikonić, R. W. Kelsall, J. Zhang, D. Chrastina, G. Isella, H. von Känel, E. Müller, and A. Neels. Journal of Applied Physics}, 107(5), pp. 3109--3115, 2010.

Si/SiGe bound-to-continuum quantum cascade terahertz emitters
D. J. Paul, G. Matmon, L. Lever, Z. Ikonic, R. W. Kelsall, D. Chrastina, G. Isella, H. von Känel. Proceedings of the SPIE, Vol 6996, Silicon Photonics and Photonic Integrated Circuits, 69961C (1 May 2008).

A Review of Progress Towards Terahertz Si/SiGe Quantum Cascade Lasers
D. J. Paul, P. Townsend, G. Matmon, Z. Suet, R. W. Kelsall, Z. Ikonic, P. Harrison, J. Zhang, D. J. Norris, A. G. Cullis, C. R. Pidgeon, P. Murzyn, B. Murdin, M. Bain, H. S. Gamble, M. Zhao, and W.-X. Ni. IETE Journal of Research, 53(3), pp. 285-292, May-June 2007.

Toward silicon-based lasers for terahertz sources
S. A. Lynch, D. J. Paul, P. Townsend, G. Matmon, Z. Suet, R. W. Kelsall, Z. Ikonic, P. Harrison, J. Zhang, D. J. Norris, A. G. Cullis, C. R. Pidgeon, P. Murzyn, B. Murdin, M. Bain, H. S. Gamble, M. Zhao, and W.-X Ni. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, 12(6), pp. 1570-1578, November-December 2006.

Temperature dependence of terahertz optical transitions from boron and phosphorus dopant impurities in silicon
S. A. Lynch, P. Townsend, G. Matmon, D. J. Paul, M. Bain, H. S. Gamble, J. Zhang, Z. Ikonic, R. W. Kelsall, and P. Harrison. Applied Physics Letters, 87:101114, September 2005.

Optical packet switching
E. Shekel, S. Ruschin, D. Majer, J. Levy, G. Matmon, L. Koenigsberg, J. Vecht, A. Geron, R. Harlavan, H. Shfaram, A. Arbel, T. McDermott and T. Brewer. Proceedings of the SPIE, Vol. 5625, Optical Transmission, Switching, and Subsystems II, February 2005, pp. 49-62.