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Journal Publications:
                                                     

  1. F. Monticone, C. Argyropoulos, and A. Alu, “Optical Antennas: Controlling Electromagnetic Scattering, Radiation and Emission at the Nanoscale,” in press at IEEE Antennas and Propagation Magazine. (invited review paper)
  2. P. Y. Chen, C. Argyropoulos, M. Farhat, and J. S. Gomez, “Flatland Plasmonics and Nanophotonics Based on Graphene and Beyond,” in press at Nanophotonics. (invited review paper)
  3. P. Sutter, Y. Li, C. Argyropoulos, and E. Sutter, “In Situ Electron Microscopy of Plasmon Mediated Nanocrystal Synthesis,” J. Am. Chem. Soc., vol. 139, No. 19, pp 6771-6776, 2017.
  4. A. Monti and C. Argyropoulos, Editorial to the topical issue “Artificial materials for advanced applications in electromagnetics and mechanics,” EPJ Appl. Metamat., vol. 4, E1, 2017.
  5. S. K. Patel, C. Argyropoulos, and Y. P. Kosta, “Broadband compact microstrip patch antenna design loaded by multiple split ring resonator superstrate and substrate,” Waves in Random and Complex Media, vol. 27, No. 1, 92-102, 2017.
  6. T. Guo and C. Argyropoulos, “Broadband Polarizers Based on Graphene Metasurfaces,” Optics Letters, vol. 41, pp. 5592-5595, 2016.
  7. Y. Li and C. Argyropoulos, “Controlling collective spontaneous emission with plasmonic waveguides,” Optics Express, vol. 24, No. 23, pp. 26696-26708, 2016.
  8. G. M. Akselrod, M. C. Weidman, Y. Li, C. Argyropoulos, W. A. Tisdale, and M. H. Mikkelsen, “Efficient Nanosecond Photoluminescence from Infrared PbS Quantum Dots Coupled to Plasmonic Nanoantennas”, ACS Photonics, vol. 3(10), pp. 1741-1746, 2016.
  9. E.-M. Roller, C. Argyropoulos, A. Högele, T. Liedl, and M. Pilo-Pais, “Plasmon–Exciton Coupling Using DNA Templates”, Nano Lett., vol. 16 (9), pp. 5962-5966, 2016.
  10. B. Jin and C. Argyropoulos, “Enhanced four-wave mixing with nonlinear plasmonic metasurfaces”, Scientific Reports, vol. 6, No. 28746, 2016.
  11. S. K. Patel and C. Argyropoulos, “Enhanced bandwidth and gain of compact microstrip antennas loaded with multiple corrugated split ring resonators”, Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Applications, vol. 30, No. 7,  945-961, 2016.
  12. J. M. Taylor, C. Argyropoulos, and S. A. Morin, “Soft Surfaces for the Reversible Control of Thin-Film Microstructure and Optical Reflectance”, Advanced Materials, vol. 28, No. 13, 2595-2600, 2016. (press coverage by Phys.orgUNL TodayTechnology.org)
  13. S. K. Patel and C. Argyropoulos, “Plasmonic nanoantennas: enhancing light-matter interactions at the nanoscale”, EPJ Appl. Metamat., vol. 2, No. 4, 2015. (invited review paper)
  14. C. Argyropoulos and A. Monti, Editorial to the topical issue “Advanced Metamaterials in Microwaves, Optics and Mechanics”, EPJ Appl. Metamat., vol. 2, No. 1, 2015.
  15. Z. Huang, A. Baron, S. Larouche, C. Argyropoulos, and D. R. Smith, “Optical bistability with film-coupled metasurfaces”, Optics Letters, vol. 40, pp. 5638-5641, 2015.
  16. C. Argyropoulos, “Enhanced transmission modulation based on dielectric metasurfaces loaded with graphene”, Optics Express, vol. 23, No. 18, pp. 23787-23797, 2015.
  17. P.-Y. Chen, C. Argyropoulos, G. D’Aguanno, and A. Alù, “Enhanced Second-Harmonic Generation by Metasurface Nanomixer and Nanocavity”, ACS Photonics, vol. 2(8), pp. 1000–1006, 2015.
  18. N. M. Estakhri, C. Argyropoulos, and A. Alù, “Graded metascreens to enable a new degree of nanoscale light management”, Philosophical Transactions Royal Society A, Special Issue on Spatial Transformations: from Fundamentals to Applications, vol. 373, pp. 20140351, 2015.  (invited paper)
  19. T. B. Hoang, G. M. Akselrod, C. Argyropoulos, J. Huang, D. R. Smith, M. H. Mikkelsen, “Ultrafast spontaneous emission source using plasmonic nanoantennas”, Nature Communications, vol. 6, pp. 7788, 2015. (press coverage by IEEE Spectrum, Phys.org, Duke University press release, Nanowerk, Gizmodo, The Register etc.)
  20. G. M. Akselrod, T. Ming, C. Argyropoulos, T. B. Hoang, Y. Lin, X. Ling, D. R. Smith, J. Kong, and M. H. Mikkelsen, “Leveraging Nanocavity Harmonics for Control of Optical Processes in 2D Semiconductors”, Nano Lett., vol. 15 (5), pp. 3578–3584, 2015.
  21. G. M. Akselrod, C. Argyropoulos, T. B. Hoang, C. Ciracì, C. Fang, J. Huang, D. R. Smith, M. H. Mikkelsen, “Probing the mechanisms of large Purcell enhancement in plasmonic nanoantennas”, Nature Photonics, vol. 8, pp. 835–840, 2014. (press coverage by Phys.org, Duke University press releaseNanowerk, Optics and Photonics News)
  22. C. Ciracì, A. Rose, C. Argyropoulos, and D. R. Smith, “Numerical Studies of the Modification of Photodynamic Processes by Film-Coupled Plasmonic Nanoparticles”, J. Opt. Soc. Am. B., vol. 31, pp. 2601-2607, 2014.
  23. C. Argyropoulos, P.-Y. Chen, G. D’Aguanno, and A. Alù, “Temporal soliton excitation in an ε-near-zero plasmonic metamaterial”, Optics Letters, vol. 39, pp. 5566-5569, 2014.    
  24. J. Lee, M. Tymchenko, C. Argyropoulos, P.-Y. Chen, F. Lu, F. Demmerle, G. Boehm, M.-C. Amann, A. Alù, and M. A. Belkin, “Giant nonlinear response from plasmonic metasurfaces coupled to intersubband polaritons”, Nature, vol. 511, pp. 65–69, 2014. (press coverage by Phys.orgLaser Physics WorldDaily TexanUT Austin press releaseNanowerk)
  25. C. Argyropoulos, G. D’Aguanno, and A. Alù, “Giant second harmonic generation efficiency and ideal phase matching with a double e-near-zero cross-slit metamaterial”, Physical Review B, vol. 89, pp. 235401, 2014.
  26.  C. Argyropoulos, “Electromagnetic Absorbers Based on Metamaterial and Plasmonic Devices”, Forum for Electromagnetic Research Methods and Application Technologies (FERMAT), vol. 2, No. 2, 2014. (invited review paper)
  27. C. Argyropoulos, F. Monticone, N. M. Estakhri, and A. Alù, “Tunable Plasmonic and Hyperbolic Metamaterials Based on Enhanced Nonlinear Response”, International Journal of Antennas and Propagation, Special Issue on Reconfigurable Electromagnetics through Metamaterials, vol. 2014, pp. 532634, 2014. (invited paper)
  28. C. Argyropoulos, C. Ciracì, and D. R. Smith, “Enhanced optical bistability with film-coupled plasmonic nanocubes”, Applied Physics Letters, vol. 104, pp. 063108, 2014.
  29. P.-Y. Chen, C. Argyropoulos, and A. Alù, “Broadening the Bandwidth of Metamaterial Cloaks with Non-Foster Metasurfaces”, Physical Review Letters, vol. 111, pp. 233001, 2013. (selected as Editors' Suggestion, press coverage by BBC News, Phys.org, Time Magazine, NBC News, Popular MechanicsPhotonics SpectraMashable, Materials Views).
  30. C. Argyropoulos, F. Monticone, G. D’Aguanno, and A. Alù, “Plasmonic nanoparticles and metasurfaces to realize Fano spectra at ultraviolet wavelengths”, Applied Physics Letters, vol. 103, pp. 143113, 2013.
  31. C. Argyropoulos, N. M. Estakhri, F. Monticone, and A. Alù, “Negative refraction, gain and nonlinear effects in hyperbolic metamaterials”, Optics Express, Focus Issue on Hyperbolic Metamaterials: Fundamentals and Applications, vol. 21, No. 12, pp. 15037-15047, 2013. (invited paper)
  32. C. Argyropoulos, K. Q. Le, N. Mattiucci, G. D’Aguanno, and A. Alù, “Broadband Absorbers and Selective Emitters based on Plasmonic Brewster Metasurfaces”, Physical Review B, vol. 87, pp. 205112, 2013.
  33. P.-Y. Chen, C. Argyropoulos, and A. Alù, “THz and Infrared Antenna Phase Shifters Using Integrally-Gated Graphene Transmission-Lines”, IEEE Trans. On Antennas and Propagation, vol. 61, No. 4, pp. 1528-1537, 2013. (press coverage by RF & Microwave Magazine)
  34. F. Monticone, C. Argyropoulos, and A. Alù, “Multi-Layered Plasmonic Covers for Comb-Like Scattering Response and Optical Tagging”, Physical Review Letters, vol. 110, pp. 113901, 2013 (selected as Editors' Suggestion).
  35. P.-Y. Chen, C. Argyropoulos, and A. Alù, “Enhanced Nonlinearities Using Plasmonic Nanoantennas”, Nanophotonics, vol. 1, no. 3-4, pp. 221-233, 2012 (invited review paper).
  36. F. Monticone, C. Argyropoulos, and A. Alù, “Layered plasmonic cloaks to tailor the optical scattering at the nanoscale”, Scientific Reports, vol. 2, No. 912, 2012.
  37. K. Q. Le, C. Argyropoulos, N. Mattiucci, G. D’Aguanno, M. J. Bloemer, and A. Alù “Broadband Brewster Transmission through 2D Metallic Gratings”, Journal of Applied Physics, vol. 112, pp. 094317, 2012.
  38. C. Argyropoulos, P. Y. Chen, and A. Alù, “Enhanced Nonlinear Effects in Metamaterials and Plasmonics,” Advanced Electromagnetics, vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 46-51, 2012. (invited paper)
  39. K. Q. Le, C. Argyropoulos, and A. Alù, “Plasmonic Brewster transmission in photonic gratings and crystals”, Proc. SPIE 8423, 842313, 2012. (invited paper)
  40. C. Argyropoulos, P.-Y. Chen, F. Monticone, G. D’Aguanno, and A. Alù, “Nonlinear plasmonic cloaks to realize giant all-optical scattering switching”, Physical Review Letters, vol. 108, pp. 263905, 2012.
  41. G. D’Aguanno, N. Mattiucci, A. Alù, C. Argyropoulos, J.V. Foreman, and M.J. Bloemer, “Taming the thermal emissivity of metals: a metamaterial approach”, Applied Physics Letters, vol. 100, pp. 201109, 2012.
  42. N. Mattiucci, G. D’Aguanno, A. Alù, C. Argyropoulos, J.V. Foreman, and M.J. Bloemer, “Thermal emission from a metamaterial wire medium slab”, Optics Express, vol. 20, No. 9, pp. 9784-9789, 2012.
  43. C. Argyropoulos, and A. Alù, "Enhanced nonlinear effects in metamaterials and plasmonic materials", Proc. SPIE 8269, 82690K, 2012. (invited paper)
  44. C. Argyropoulos, G. D’Aguanno, N. Mattiucci, N. Azobtek, M. J. Bloemer, and A. Alù, “Matching and Funneling Light at the Plasmonic Brewster Angle”, Physical Review B, vol. 85, pp. 024304, 2012.
  45. C. Argyropoulos, P.-Y. Chen, G. D’Aguanno, N. Engheta, and A. Alù, “Boosting Optical Nonlinearities in ε-Near-Zero Plasmonic Channels”, Physical Review B, vol. 85, pp. 045129, 2012.
  46. D. Bao, K. Z. Rajab, Y. Hao, E. Kallos, W. Tang, C. Argyropoulos, Y. Piao, and S. Yang, “All-dielectric invisibility cloak made of BaTiO3-loaded polyurethane foam”, New Journal of Physics, vol. 13, pp. 103023, 2011.
  47. C. Argyropoulos, E. Kallos, and Y. Hao, “Study of an optical nanolens with the parallel FDTD technique”, Radio Science, vol. 46, RS0E06, 2011. (invited paper)
  48. E. Kallos, C. Argyropoulos, Y. Hao, and A. Alù, “Comparison of frequency responses of cloaking devices under non-monochromatic illumination”, Physical Review B, vol. 84, pp. 045102, 2011.  
  49. C. Argyropoulos, E. Kallos, and Y. Hao, “Bandwidth evaluation of dispersive transformation electromagnetics based devices”, Appl. Phys. A, vol. 103, no. 3, 715-719, 2010. (invited paper)
  50. W. Tang, C. Argyropoulos, E. Kallos, W. Song, and Y. Hao, “Discrete Coordinate Transformation for Designing All-dielectric Flat Antennas’’, IEEE Trans. On Antennas and Propagation, vol. 58, No. 12, pp. 3795-3804, 2010.
  51. C. Argyropoulos, E. Kallos, and Y. Hao, “FDTD analysis of the optical black hole”, J. Opt. Soc. Am. B., vol. 27, no. 10, pp. 2020-2025, 2010 (selected for Spotlight on Optics).
  52. D. Bao, E. Kallos, W. Tang, C. Argyropoulos, Y. Hao, and T. J. Cui, “A Broadband Simplified Free Space Cloak Realized by Non-Magnetic Dielectric Cylinders”, Frontiers of  Physics in China (Springer), vol. 5, No. 3, pp. 319-323, 2010.
  53. C. Argyropoulos, E. Kallos, and Y. Hao, “Dispersive cylindrical cloaks under nonmonochromatic illumination”, Physical Review E, vol. 81, pp. 016611, 2010.
  54. E. Kallos, C. Argyropoulos, and Y. Hao, “Ground-plane quasicloaking for free space”, Physical Review A, vol. 79, pp. 063825, 2009.
  55. C. Argyropoulos, E. Kallos, Y. Zhao and Y. Hao, “Manipulating the loss in electromagnetic cloaks for perfect wave absorption”, Optics Express, vol. 17, No. 10, pp. 8467-8475, 2009.
  56. C. Argyropoulos, Y. Zhao and Y. Hao, “A Radially-Dependent Dispersive Finite-Difference Time-Domain Method for the Evaluation of Electromagnetic Cloaks”, IEEE Trans. On Antennas and Propagation, vol. 57, No. 5, pp. 1432-1441, 2009.
  57. Y. Zhao, C. Argyropoulos, and Y. Hao, “Full-wave finite-difference time-domain simulation of electromagnetic cloaking structures”, Optics Express, vol. 16, No. 9, pp. 6717-6730, 2008.

Book Chapters:

  1. P.-Y. Chen, F. Monticone, C. Argyropoulos, and A. Alù, “Plasmonic Optical Nanoantennas”, Chapter 4 in “Modern Plasmonics”, Elsevier, Amsterdam, 2014.
  2. Y. Hao, C. Argyropoulos, and W. X. Tang, “FDTD Modelling of Transformation Electromagnetics Based Devices”, Chapter 13 in “Computational Electromagnetics-Recent Advances and Engineering Applications”, Springer, New York, 2014.
  3. P.-Y. Chen, C. Argyropoulos, and A. Alù, “Optical Antennas and Enhanced Nonlinear Effects”, Chapter 13, “Rectenna Solar Cells”, Springer, New York, 2013.
  4. C. Argyropoulos, E. Kallos, Y. Zhao, and Y. Hao, “FDTD Modeling of Electromagnetic Cloaks”, Chapter 7 in “Metamaterials Theory, Design, and Applications”, Springer, New York, 2009.
  5. C. Argyropoulos, Y. Hao and R. Mittra, Chapter 10 in “FDTD Modeling of Metamaterials, Theory and Applications”, Artech House, Boston, 2008. 

Conference Presentations:

  1. C. Argyropoulos, “PLASMONIC NANOANTENNAS AS A NANOSCALE PLATFORM TO ENHANCE LIGHT-MATTER INTERACTIONS,” 2017 URSI General Assembly and Scientific Symposium (GASS), Montreal, Canada, August 19-26, 2017. (invited talk)
  2. C. Argyropoulos and T. Guo, “Optical Modulation with Tunable Hybrid Metasurfaces,” 2017 URSI General Assembly and Scientific Symposium (GASS), Montreal, Canada, August 19-26, 2017.
  3. Y. Li and C. Argyropoulos, “Superradiance and PT symmetry with plasmonic waveguides,” META 2017, the 8th International Conference on Metamaterials, Photonic Crystals and Plasmonics, Incheon-Seoul, South Korea, July 25-28, 2017. (invited talk)
  4. M. Pilo-Pais, F. Nicoli, C. Argyropoulos, A. Högele, and T. Liedl, “DNA-mediated self-assembly of plasmonic nanocavities,” META 2017, the 8th International Conference on Metamaterials, Photonic Crystals and Plasmonics, Incheon-Seoul, South Korea, July 25-28, 2017. (invited talk)
  5. T. Guo and C. Argyropoulos, “Graphene-based terahertz polarization converters,” IEEE AP-S/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, San Diego, CA, USA, July 9-14, 2017.
  6. Y. Li and C. Argyropoulos, “PT-symmetric epsilon-near-zero plasmonic waveguides,” IEEE AP-S/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, San Diego, CA, USA, July 9-14, 2017.
  7. B. Jin and C. Argyropoulos, “Nonlinear graphene metasurface to enhance third harmonic generation at terahertz frequencies,” IEEE AP-S/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, San Diego, CA, USA, July 9-14, 2017.
  8. D. L. Sounas, T. Guo, C. Argyropoulos, and A. Alù, “Magnet-free Non-reciprocal Graphene Metasurfaces at THz Frequencies,” IEEE AP-S/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, San Diego, CA, USA, July 9-14, 2017.
  9. S. K. Patel, C. Argyropoulos, and Y. P. Kosta, “Broadband Multiband Patch Antenna Designs using Corrugated Split Ring Resonators,” IEEE AP-S/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, San Diego, CA, USA, July 9-14, 2017.
  10. M. Pilo-Pais, F. Nicoli, A. Högele, B. Jin, C. Argyropoulos, and T. Liedl, “Zig-Zag metallic nanoparticle chains self-assembled using DNA-templates,” Plasmonica 2017, Lecce, Italy, July 5-7, 2017.
  11. C. J. Otolski, C. Argyropoulos, and C. G. Elles, “NONLINEAR PHOTOCHROMIC SWITCHING IN THE PLASMONIC FIELD OF A NANOPARTICLE ARRAY” International Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, Urbana, IL, USA, June 19-23, 2017.
  12. C. Argyropoulos, “History of metamaterials and their applications,” TOPFOT/EEOF 2017, Neuquén, Argentina, April 24-27, 2017. (invited seminar talk)
  13. C. Argyropoulos, “Plasmonic and Nanophotonic Devices,” TOPFOT/EEOF 2017, Neuquén, Argentina, April 24-27, 2017. (invited seminar talk)
  14. C. Argyropoulos, “Energy harvesting devices using plasmonics and nanophotonics,” TOPFOT/EEOF 2017, Neuquén, Argentina, April 24-27, 2017. (invited seminar talk)
  15. C. Argyropoulos, “Metamaterials: a new frontier in interdisciplinary material research,” Nebraska Center for Materials and Nanoscience, Lincoln, NE, USA, April 12, 2017. (invited seminar talk)
  16. C. Argyropoulos, “Tunable nanophotonic devices based on hybrid metasurfaces and nanoantennas,” U.S. Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC, USA, April 6, 2017. (invited seminar talk)
  17. T. Guo and C. Argyropoulos, “Ultrathin THz polarizers and lasers based on graphene,” UNL Research Fair 2017, Lincoln, NE, USA, April 4-5, 2017.
  18. Y. Li and C. Argyropoulos, “Enhanced Photoluminescence from Infrared PbS Quantum Dots Coupled to Plasmonic Nanoantennas,” UNL Research Fair 2017, Lincoln, NE, USA, April 4-5, 2017.
  19. B. Jin and C. Argyropoulos, “Enhanced frequency conversion at optical and terahertz frequencies based on nonlinear plasmonic metasurfaces,” UNL Research Fair 2017, Lincoln, NE, USA, April 4-5, 2017.
  20. B. Jin, T. Guo, and C. Argyropoulos, ‘‘Nonlinear graphene metasurfaces with new electromagnetic functionalities,” NSF EPSCoR, Symposium on Ultrafast Dynamics of Atoms, Molecules and Nanostructures, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, USA, March 31, 2017.
  21. C. J. Otolski, C. Argyropoulos, and C. G. Elles, “Nonlinear photochromic switching in the plasmonic field of a nanoparticle array,” NSF EPSCoR, Symposium on Ultrafast Dynamics of Atoms, Molecules and Nanostructures, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, USA, March 31, 2017.
  22. B. Jin, T. Guo, and C. Argyropoulos, “Nonlinear graphene metasurfaces with enhanced electromagnetic functionalities,” Novel Optical Materials Workshop, Institute for Mathematics and its Applications, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, Minneapolis, MN, USA, March 13-17, 2017. (invited presentation)
  23. M. Pilo-Pais, E.-M. Roller, C. Argyropoulos, A. Högele, and T. Liedl, “Plasmon-Exciton Coupling Using DNA Templates,” APS March Meeting 2017, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, March 13-17, 2017.
  24. B. Jin and C. Argyropoulos, “Nonlinear Plasmonic Metasurfaces to Enhance Four-Wave Mixing,” URSI National Radio Science Meeting, Boulder, CO, USA, January 4-7, 2017.
  25. Y. Li and C. Argyropoulos, “Superradiance, subradiance and PT-symmetry with plasmonic nanochannels,” URSI National Radio Science Meeting, Boulder, CO, USA, January 4-7, 2017.
  26. T. Guo and C. Argyropoulos, “Graphene metasurfaces to design broadband polarizers and non-reciprocal devices,” URSI National Radio Science Meeting, Boulder, CO, USA, January 4-7, 2017.
  27. T. Guo, B. Jin, and C. Argyropoulos, “Modeling and designing graphene metasurfaces with new electromagnetic functionalities,” Mathematical and Numerical Modeling in Optics Workshop, Institute for Mathematics and its Applications, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, Minneapolis, MN, USA, December 13, 2016.
  28. C. Argyropoulos, “Enhanced nonlinear and quantum effects with plasmonic metasurfaces and nanoantennas,” University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, Minneapolis, MN, USA, December 12, 2016. (invited seminar talk)
  29. E.-M. Roller, C. Argyropoulos, A. Högele, T. Liedl, and M. Pilo-Pais, “Plasmon-Exciton Interactions Using DNA Templates,” 10th International Congress on Advanced Electromagnetic Materials in Microwaves and Optics - Metamaterials 2016, Crete, Greece, September 17-22, 2016.
  30. C. Argyropoulos and Y. Li, “Quantum Superradiant and Subradiant Modes in Plasmonic Nanochannels,” EMTS 2016, URSI Commission B, International Symposium on Electromagnetic Theory, August 14-18, 2016, Espoo, Finland.
  31. C. Argyropoulos, “Hybrid Graphene Metasurfaces to Control Electromagnetic Radiation,” META 2016, the 7th International Conference on Metamaterials, Photonic Crystals and Plasmonics, Malaga, Spain, July 25-28, 2016. (invited talk)
  32. C. Argyropoulos, “Electro-Optical Transmission Modulators with Hybrid Graphene/Dielectric Metasurfaces” IEEE AP-S/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, Fajardo, Puerto Rico, June 26 - July 1, 2016.
  33. C. Argyropoulos, “Strong light-matter interactions with plasmonic and dielectric optical metamaterials,” CMIP Plasmonics Workshop, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA, June 14-15, 2016. (invited talk)
  34. E.-M. Roller, C. Argyropoulos, A. Högele, T. Liedl, and M. Pilo-Pais, “Plasmon-Exciton Interactions Using DNA Templates,” 13th Annual Conference on FOUNDATIONS OF NANOSCIENCE: SELF-ASSEMBLED ARCHITECTURES AND DEVICES (FNANO 16), Snowbird Cliff Lodge, Snowbird, UT, USA, April 11-14, 2016.
  35. Jay M. Taylor, C. Argyropoulos, Stephen A. Morin, “Inorganic Thin-Film Coatings of Elastomeric Polymers for Materials with Mechanically Switchable Optical Properties,” Materials Research Society (MRS) Spring Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, USA, March 28 - April 1, 2016.
  36. C. Argyropoulos, “Strong light-matter interactions at the nanoscale with nanoantennas and metasurfaces,” Kansas University, Lawrence, KS, USA, April 1, 2016. (invited seminar talk)
  37. C. Argyropoulos, “Hybrid graphene/dielectric metasurfaces for enhanced transmission modulation,” APS March Meeting 2016, Baltimore, MD, USA, March 14-18, 2016.
  38. C. Argyropoulos, ‘‘Using COMSOL to simulate light-matter interactions at the nanoscale,” COMSOL Multiphysics Workshop in Lincoln, User talk, Lincoln, NE, USA, October 21, 2015. (invited talk)
  39. C. Argyropoulos, ‘‘Enhanced Optical Nonlinear Effects with Plasmonic Nanoparticles and Epsilon-Near-Zero Metamaterial Gratings,” OSA Nonlinear Metamaterials Incubator Meeting, Washington, DC, USA, September 30 - October 2, 2015. (invited presentation)
  40. C. Argyropoulos, ‘‘Nanoantennas and metasurfaces to enhance light-matter interactions at nanoscale,” NSF, EPSCoR, Symposium on Ultrafast Dynamics of Atoms, Molecules and Nanostructures, Lincoln, NE, USA, September 29, 2015. 
  41. C. Argyropoulos, “Tunable Transmission with Hybrid Graphene/All-Dielectric Metamaterials,” META 2015, the 6th International Conference on Metamaterials, Photonic Crystals and Plasmonics, New York, NY, USA, August 4-7, 2015.
  42. G. M. Akselrod, C. Argyropoulos, T. B. Hoang, C. Ciracì, C. Fang, J. Huang, D. R. Smith, and M. H. Mikkelsen, “Large Purcell Enhancement Using Plasmonic Nanopatch Antennas,” META 2015, the 6th International Conference on Metamaterials, Photonic Crystals and Plasmonics, New York, NY, USA, August 4-7, 2015. (invited talk)
  43. Z. Huang, A. Baron, S. Larouche, C. Argyropoulos, and D. R. Smith, “Optical Bistability of Film-Coupled Nanocubes,” Metamaterials Science and Technology Workshop, UCSD, San Diego, CA, USA, July 20-22, 2015.
  44. C. Argyropoulos, G. M. Akselrod, C. Ciracì, T. B. Hoang, C. Fang, J. Huang, D. R. Smith, and M. H. Mikkelsen, “Directional Plasmonic Nanoantennas to enhance the Purcell Effect,” USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, Vancouver, BC, Canada, July 18-25, 2015.
  45. F. Monticone, C. Argyropoulos, and A. Alù, “MIMO Optical Wireless at the Nanoscale,” USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, Vancouver, BC, Canada, July 18-25, 2015.
  46. C. Argyropoulos, “Nanoantennas and metasurfaces to enhance light-matter interactions at nanoscale,” Extra Colloquium, FOM Institute AMOLF, Amsterdam, Netherlands, May 29, 2015. (invited seminar talk)
  47. G. M. Akselrod, C. Argyropoulos, T. B. Hoang, C. Ciracì, C. Fang, J. Huang, D. R. Smith, and M. H. Mikkelsen, “Plasmonic Nanopatch Antennas for Large Purcell Enhancement”, CLEO 2015, San Jose, CA, USA, May 10-15, 2015.
  48. C. Argyropoulos, “Tunable Absorption Based on Plasmonic Nanostructures Loaded with Graphene,” ACES 2015, 31st International Review of Progress in Applied Computational Electromagnetics, March 22-26, 2015, Williamsburg, VA, USA. (invited talk)
  49. C. Argyropoulos, G. M. Akselrod, C. Ciracì, T. B. Hoang, M. H. Mikkelsen, and D. R. Smith, “Accurate modeling of photodynamic processes enhanced by plasmonic nanoantennas,” APS March Meeting 2015, San Antonio, TX, USA, March 2-6, 2015.
  50. G. M. Akselrod, C. Argyropoulos, T. B. Hoang, C. Ciracì, C. Fang, J. Huang, D. R. Smith, and M. H. Mikkelsen, “Purcell factors exceeding 1,000 in directional and efficient plasmonic nanoantennas,” APS March Meeting 2015, San Antonio, TX, USA, March 2-6, 2015.
  51. T. B. Hoang, G. M. Akselrod, C. Argyropoulos, J. Huang, D. R. Smith, and M. H. Mikkelsen, “Controlling spontaneous emission rates of quantum dots with plasmonic nanopatch antennas,” APS March Meeting 2015, San Antonio, TX, USA, March 2-6, 2015.
  52. T. B. Hoang, G. M. Akselrod, C. Argyropoulos, C. Ciracì , D. R. Smith, and M. H. Mikkelsen, “Control of radiative processes of molecules and quantum dots using plasmonic structures,” SPIE Photonics West, San Francisco, CA, USA, February 7-12, 2015.
  53. G. M. Akselrod, C. Argyropoulos, T. B. Hoang, C. Ciracì, C. Fang, J. Huang, D. R. Smith, and M. H. Mikkelsen,, “Strongly Enhanced Light-Matter Interactions Using Colloidally Synthesized Plasmonic Nanoantennas,” Materials Research Society (MRS) Fall Meeting, Boston, MA, USA, December 1-5, 2014.
  54. C. Argyropoulos, “Μετα-υλικά και νανοφωτονικές διατάξεις: νέες πλατφόρμες για τον αποτελεσματικό έλεγχο της ηλεκτρομαγνητικής ακτινοβολίας,” (in Greek) Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece, November 24, 2014. (invited seminar talk)
  55. C. Argyropoulos, “Μετα-υλικά και νανοφωτονικές διατάξεις: νέες πλατφόρμες για τον αποτελεσματικό έλεγχο της ηλεκτρομαγνητικής ακτινοβολίας,” (in Greek) National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece, November 21, 2014. (invited seminar talk)
  56. C. Argyropoulos, “Enhanced Purcell and Nonlinear Optical Processes with Plasmonic Nanoantennas,” Lehrstuhlseminar, Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany, November 19, 2014. (invited seminar talk)
  57. C. Argyropoulos, “Plasmonic nanoantennas and metasurfaces for enhanced light matter interactions at the nanoscale,” Antennas Guest Speaker Seminar, Queen Mary, University of London, London, UK, November 17, 2014. (invited seminar talk)
  58. C. Argyropoulos, “Metamaterials, metasurfaces and plasmonic devices to efficiently control the electromagnetic waves,” EECS Fall 2014 Seminar Series & IEEE AP/MTT Technical meeting, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA, October 28, 2014. (invited seminar talk)
  59. C. Argyropoulos, “Enhanced Purcell Factor and Optical Nonlinear Effects Using Plasmonic Patch Nanoantennas,” IEEE Seminar, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, USA, October 10, 2014. (invited seminar)
  60. J. Lee, C. Argyropoulos, P. Y. Chen, M. Tymchenko, F. Lu, F. Demmerle, G. Boehm, M. C. Amann, A. Alù, and M. A. Belkin, “Giant Nonlinear Response from Plasmonic Metasurfaces Coupled to Intersubband Polaritons,” SPIE Optics and Photonics, San Diego, CA, August 17-21, 2014. (invited talk)
  61. C. Argyropoulos, C. Ciracì, and D. R. Smith, “Enhanced tunability and optical nonlinearity with film-coupled plasmonic nanoantennas,” Gordon Research Conference on Plasmonics: Manipulating Light Matter Interaction at the Nanoscale, Sunday River Resort, Newry, ME, USA, July 6-11, 2014.
  62. G. M. Akselrod, C. Argyropoulos, T. B. Hoang, C. Ciracì , C. Fang, J. Huang, D. R. Smith, and M. H. Mikkelsen, “Probing and controlling large Purcell enhancement in plasmonic nanoantennas,” Gordon Research Conference on Plasmonics: Manipulating Light Matter Interaction at the Nanoscale, Sunday River Resort, Newry, ME, USA, July 6-11, 2014.
  63. J. Lee, C. Argyropoulos, P.-Y. Chen, M. Tymchenko, F. Lu, F. Demmerle, G. Boehm, M.-C. Amann, A. Alù, and M. A. Belkin, “Giant nonlinear response from plasmonic metasurfaces coupled to intersubband transitions”,CLEO 2014, San Jose, CA, USA, June 8-13, 2014.
  64. C. Argyropoulos, C. Ciracì, and D. R. Smith, “Enhanced Nonlinear Optical Effects with Extremely Coupled Plasmonic Systems,” META 2014, the 5th International Conference on Metamaterials, Photonic Crystals and Plasmonics, Singapore, May 20-23, 2014.
  65. C. Argyropoulos, “Tunable and nonlinear film-coupled plasmonic nanoantennas,” Materials Meet Metamaterials, AFOSR Workshop, UCSD, La Jolla, CA, April 24, 2014.
  66. C. Ciracì, C. Argyropoulos, and D. R. Smith, “Nonlocal optical response dramatically enhances third-order nonlinear electrodynamics of plasmonic nanostructures,” Materials Research Society Spring Meeting 2014, San Francisco, CA, USA, April 21-25, 2014. (invited talk)
  67. C. Argyropoulos, “Metamaterial and plasmonic devices to efficiently control the electromagnetic radiation,” University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE, USA, March 14, 2014. (invited seminar)
  68. C. Argyropoulos, C. Ciracì, and D. R. Smith, “Enhanced nonlinear optical processes with film-coupled plasmonic nanoantennas,” APS March Meeting 2014, Denver, CO, USA, March 3-7, 2014. (post-deadline abstract)
  69. C. Argyropoulos, G. D’Aguanno, and A. Alù, “Nonlinear Optical Effects in Epsilon-Near-Zero Plasmonic Waveguides and Metamaterials,” Frontiers in Optics 2013, Orlando, FL, USA, October 6-10, 2013.
  70. J. Lee, P.-Y. Chen, C. Argyropoulos, A. Alù, and M. A. Belkin, “Metamaterials based on intersubband polaritons,” 7th International Congress on Advanced Electromagnetic Materials in Microwaves and Optics, Bordeaux, France, September 16-21, 2013.
  71. C. Argyropoulos, G. D’Aguanno, and A. Alù, “Temporal Soliton Propagation and Second Harmonic Generation in Epsilon Near-Zero Plasmonic Waveguides,” USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, Lake Buena Vista, FL, USA, July 7-12, 2013.
  72. C. Argyropoulos, and A. Alù, “Nonlinear and Active Hyperbolic Metamaterials,” USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, Lake Buena Vista, FL, USA, July 7-12, 2013.
  73. C. Argyropoulos, “Nonlinear nanophotonic devices and ultrabroadband light absorbers,” University of York, York, UK, April 2, 2013. (invited talk)
  74. C. Argyropoulos, “Metamaterial devices to efficiently tailor electromagnetic waves,” Center for Metamaterials and Integrated Plasmonics,” Duke University, Durham, NC, USA, March 26, 2013. (invited presentation)
  75. C. Argyropoulos, “Nonlinear plasmonic devices and ultrabroadband light concentrators, absorbers,” Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK, February 8, 2013. (invited seminar)
  76. C. Argyropoulos, and A. Alù, “Ultra-Broadband Absorption in Metallic Gratings at the ‘Plasmonic Brewster Angle’,” USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, Boulder, CO, USA, January 9-12, 2013.
  77. A. Alù, C. Argyropoulos, P. Y. Chen, F. Monticone, N. M. Estakhri, Y. Zhao “Nanoantenna Arrays to Tailor Absorption, Polarization and Nonlinear Effects,” NANOMETA 2013, Seefeld, Austria, January 3-6, 2013. (invited talk)
  78. C. Argyropoulos, G. D’Aguanno, N. Mattiucci, M. J. Bloemer, and A. Alù, “Ultra-Broadband Matching and Funneling of Light at the Plasmonic Brewster Angle,” Frontiers in Optics 2012, Rochester, NY, USA, October 14-18, 2012.
  79. G. D’Aguanno, N. Mattiucci, A. Alù, C. Argyropoulos, J. V. Foreman, and M. J. Bloemer, “Metamaterials for Thermal Emission,” Frontiers in Optics 2012, Rochester, NY, USA, October 14-18, 2012.
  80. C. Argyropoulos, and A. Alù, “Broadband Selective Thermal Emitters and Absorbers Based on Brewster Plasmonic Funneling,” 6th International Congress on Advanced Electromagnetic Materials in Microwaves and Optics, St. Petersburg, Russia, September 17-22, 2012.
  81. C. Argyropoulos, and A. Alù, “Overcoming the Bandwidth Limitations of Optical Nanoparticles and Metamaterials Using Nonlinearities,” USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, Chicago, IL, USA, July 8-14, 2012.
  82. A. Alù, C. Argyropoulos, G. D’Aguanno, N. Mattiucci, N. Akozbek, and M. J. Bloemer, “Focusing of Ultra-Broadband Radiation in Subwavelength Slits at the ‘Plasmonic Brewster Angle,” USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, Chicago, IL, USA, July 8-14, 2012.
  83. C. Argyropoulos, and A. Alù, “Enhanced Nonlinearities and Improved Bandwidth Performance for Plasmonic Nanoparticles and Metamaterial Gratings,” Gordon Research Conference on Plasmonics: Light Matter Interaction at the Nanoscale, Colby College, ME, USA, June 10-15, 2012.
  84. A. Alù, F. Monticone, and C. Argyropoulos, “Multilayered Plasmonic Cloaks to Engineer Scattering, Absorption and Emission Spectra of Nanoparticles for Sensing and Energy Applications,” European Materials Research Society Spring Meeting 2012, Strasbourg, France, May 14-18, 2012. (invited talk)
  85. C. Argyropoulos, F. Monticone, and A. Alù, ‘‘Plasmonic Composite Nanoparticles to Engineer the Optical Scattering Spectra,’’ CLEO 2012, San Jose, CA, USA, May 6-11, 2012.
  86. A. Alù, C. Argyropoulos, and P. Y. Chen, “Enhanced Nonlinear Effects in Metamaterials and Plasmonics,” META 2012, Paris, France, April 19-22, 2012. (invited talk)
  87. A. Alù, C. Argyropoulos, and K. Q. Le, “Plasmonic Brewster Angle for Broadband Absorption, Enhanced Nonlinearities and Directional Emitters,” SPIE Photonics Europe 2012, Brussels, Belgium, April 16-20, 2012. (invited talk)
  88. C. Argyropoulos, and A. Alù, “Enhanced Nonlinear Effects in Metamaterials and Plasmonic Materials,” SPIE Photonics West, San Francisco, CA, USA, January 21-26, 2012. (invited talk)
  89. C. Argyropoulos, and A. Alù, “Plasmonic Metamaterials for Energy Squeezing and Enhanced Optical Response,” ONR MURI on Optical Metamaterials, 1st Annual Review Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, USA, October 27-28, 2011.
  90. C. Argyropoulos, A. Alù, G. D’Aguanno, N. Mattiucci, and M. J. Bloemer, “Brewster angle for plasmonic gratings,” 5th International Congress on Advanced Electromagnetic Materials in Microwaves and Optics, Barcelona, Spain, October 10-15, 2011.
  91. D. Bao, W. Tang, C. Argyropoulos, E. Kallos and Y. Hao, “A broadband carpet cloak realized by dielectric cylinders,” 5th International Congress on Advanced Electromagnetic Materials in Microwaves and Optics, Barcelona, Spain, October 10-15, 2011.
  92. W. Tang, C. Argyropoulos, E. Kallos, and Y. Hao, “Investigation of Broadband Flat Antennas Using Transformation Electromagnetics,”PIERS 2011, September 12-16, 2011, Suzhou, China.
  93. D. Bao, W. Tang, C. Argyropoulos, E. Kallos and Y. Hao, “Experimental Verification of Carpet Cloak Realized with Dielectric Cylinders,” IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium, July 3-8, 2011, Spokane, Washington, USA.
  94. A. Alù, P. Y. Chen, C. Argyropoulos, “Metamaterial Cloaking Using Passive Metamaterials and Metasurfaces,” Applied Inverse Problems Conference, Minisymposium on Cloaking, May 23-27, 2011, College Station, TX, USA. (invited talk)
  95. C. Argyropoulos, A. Alù, G. D’Aguanno, N. Mattiucci, and M. J. Bloemer, “Plasmonic Brewster Angle: Broadband Extraordinary Transmission Through Optical Gratings,” Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO Europe 2011), May 22-26, 2011, Munich, Germany.
  96. C. Argyropoulos, and Y. Hao, “PARALLEL FDTD MODELING OF THE SPHERICAL OPTICAL BLACK HOLE,” CEM 2011, Eighth International Conference on Computation in Electromagnetics, April 11-14, 2011, Wroclaw, Poland.
  97. C. Argyropoulos, E. Kallos, and Y. Hao, “Study of the Optical Black Hole with the FDTD Method,” ACES 2011, 27th International Review of Progress in Applied Computational Electromagnetics, March 27-31, 2011, Williamsburg, Virginia, USA.
  98. C. Argyropoulos, E. Kallos, A. Rahman, and Y. Hao, “Study of an Optical Metallic Nanolens with a Parallel FDTD Technique,” EMTS 2010, International Symposium on Electromagnetic Theory, August 16-19, 2010, Berlin, Germany.
  99. W. Tang, C. Argyropoulos, E. Kallos, D. Bao, W. Song, and Y. Hao, “Flat devices design for antenna systems using coordinate transformation,” IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation, July 11-17, 2010, Toronto, Canada.
  100. E. Kallos, C. Argyropoulos, Y. Hao and, A. Alù, “Frequency Response of Plasmonic Cloaking Devices under Non-Monochromatic Illumination,” CNC/USNC/URSI Radio Science Meeting, July 11-17, 2010, Toronto, Canada.
  101. C. Argyropoulos, E. Kallos, and Y. Hao, “FDTD Modelling of Transformation Electromagnetic Based Devices,’’ Days on Diffraction 2010, June 08-11, 2010, Saint-Petersburg, Russia. (invited talk)
  102. C. Argyropoulos, A. Rahman, and Y. Hao, “Accurate and efficient FDTD modeling of plasmonic structures,” Theo Murphy International Scientific Meeting on Metallic Metamaterials and Plasmonics, June 2-3, 2010, The Kavli Royal Society International Centre, Buckinghamshire, UK.
  103. C. Argyropoulos, E. Kallos, A. Rahman, and Y. Hao, “Parallel FDTD Study of Plasmonic Nanolens,” Plasmonics UK, Institute of Physics, May 10, 2010, London, UK.
  104. D. Bao, E. Kallos, C. Argyropoulos, and Y. Hao, “A Broadband Simplified Cloak Realized by Non-Magnetic Dielectric Cylinders,” EuCAP 2010, April 12-16, 2010, Barcelona, Spain.
  105. W. Tang, C. Argyropoulos, E. Kallos, and Y. Hao, “Discrete Transformation Electromagnetics and Its Applications in Antenna Design,” iWAT 2010, March 1-3, 2010, Lisbon, Portugal.
  106. C. Argyropoulos, E. Kallos, and Y. Hao, “Bandwidth of transformation electromagnetic based devices,” META'10, International Conference on Metamaterials, Photonic crystals and Plasmonics, Cairo, Egypt, February 22-25, 2010.
  107. D. Bao, C. Argyropoulos, E. Kallos, and Y. Hao, “Properties and Applications of Periodic Dielectric Particles as Tunable-Index Materials,” Loughborough Antennas and Propagation Conference 2009, 16-17 November 2009, Loughborough, UK.
  108. E. Kallos, C. Argyropoulos, and Y. Hao, “Simplified Directional Ground-Plane Cloaks,” International Conference on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications, September 14-18, 2009, Torino, Italy.
  109. C. Argyropoulos, ‘‘CST Modelling of the Ground Cloak,” CST Workshop at Metamaterials 2009, User talk, London, UK, September 1-4, 2009. (invited talk)
  110. Y. Hao, E. Kallos, and C. Argyropoulos, “Dispersive and Bandwidth Effects using Non-monochromatic Pulses for Ground-Plane Quasi-Cloaks,” 3rd International Congress on Advanced Electromagnetic Materials in Microwaves and Optics, London, UK, September 1-4, 2009. (invited talk)
  111. C. Argyropoulos, E. Kallos, and Y. Hao, “Characterisation of Electromagnetic Cylindrical Cloaks,” 3rd International Congress on Advanced Electromagnetic Materials in Microwaves and Optics, London, UK, September 1-4, 2009.
  112. E. Kallos, W. Song, C. Argyropoulos, and Y. Hao, “Finite-Difference Time-Domain Simulations of Approximate Ground-Plane Cloaks,” IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium, June 1-5, 2009, Charleston, South Carolina, USA.
  113. C. Argyropoulos, E. Kallos, and Y. Hao, “Examining the Limitations of Ideal Cylindrical Cloaks Through Dispersive Finite-Difference Time-Domain Simulations,” IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium, June 1-5, 2009, Charleston, South Carolina, USA.
  114. C. Argyropoulos, Y. Zhao, and Y. Hao, “Characterization of Microwave Absorber based on Transformation Electromagnetics,” iWAT 2009, March 2-4, 2009, Santa Monica, California, USA.
  115. Y. Hao, C. Argyropoulos, and Y. Zhao, “A Radial-Dependent Dispersive FDTD Method for Modeling of Electromagnetic Cloaks ,” 2nd International Congress on Advanced Electromagnetic Materials in Microwaves and Optics, Pamplona, Spain , September 21-26, 2008. (invited talk)
  116. C. Argyropoulos, Y. Zhao, and Y. Hao, “A Dispersive Finite-Difference Time-Domain Method for the Evaluation of Electromagnetic Cloaks,” 2nd International Congress on Advanced Electromagnetic Materials in Microwaves and Optics, Pamplona, Spain , September 21-26, 2008.
  117. Y. Zhao, C. Argyropoulos, and Y. Hao, “Dispersive Finite-Difference Time-Domain Simulation of Electromagnetic Cloaking Devices,” IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium, 5-12 July 2008, San Diego, USA.
  118. Y. Zhao, C. Argyropoulos, and Y. Hao, “Dispersive Finite-Difference Time-Domain Simulation of Electromagnetic Cloaking Devices,” Loughborough Antennas and Propagation Conference 2008, 17-18 March 2008, Loughborough, UK.

Patents: 

  1. E. Kallos, G. Palikaras, A. Alu, C. Argyropoulos, “Tapered Optical Waveguide Coupled to Plasmonic Grating Structure,” US Patent, US 2016/0093760 A1, 2016.