Serial Refereed Journal Articles
  1. S. Yang, Y. Wang, X. Ni, and X. Zhang, “Optical modulation of aqueous metamaterial properties at large scale,” Opt. Express, vol. 23, pp. 28736-28741, 2015. [Fulltext | Link]
  2. Y. Ye, Z. Wong, X. Lu, X. Ni, H. Zhu, X. Chen, Y. Wang, and X. Zhang, “Monolayer Excitonic Laser,” Nature Photonics, Published online 2015. [Fulltext | SOM | Link]
  3. X. Ni,* Z. Wong,* M. Mrejen, Y. Wang, and X. Zhang, “An Ultra-Thin Invisibility Skin Cloak for Visible Light,” Science (Cover), vol. 349, no. 6254, p. 1310, 2015. [Link to fulltext] (Cover)
  4. P. Jha,* X. Ni,* C. Wu, Y. Wang, and X. Zhang, “Metasurface-Enabled Remote Quantum Interference,” Physical Review Letters, vol. 115, p. 025501, 2015. (Focus story) [Fulltext | Link]
  5. A. Wu, H. Li, J. Du, X. Ni, Z. Ye, Y. Wang, Z. Sheng, S. Zou, F. Gan, X. Zhang, and X. Wang, “Experimental Demonstration of In-Plane Negative-Angle Refraction with an Array of Silicon Nanoposts,” Nano Letters, vol. 15, no. 3, pp. 2055-2060, Feb 2015. [Fulltext | SOM | Link]
  6. S. Yang, X. Ni, X. Yin, B. Kante, P. Zhang, J. Zhu, Y. Wang, and X. Zhang, “Feedback-Driven Self-Assembly of Symmetry-Breaking Optical Metamaterials in Solution,” Nature Nanotechnology 9, 1002-1006, Nov 2014. [Fulltext | SOM | Link]
  7. C. Wu, A. Salandrino, X. Ni, Y. Wang, and X. Zhang, “Electrodynamical light trapping using whispering-gallery resonances in hyperbolic cavities,” Physics Review X, vol. 4, p. 021015, 2014. [Fulltext | Link]
  8. A. O. Korotkevich, X. Ni, and A. V. Kildishev, “Fast Eigensolver for plasmonic metasurfaces,” Opt. Mater. Express, vol. 4, no. 2, pp. 288-299, 2014. [Fulltext | Link]
  9. X. Ni, A. V. Kildishev, and V. M. Shalaev, “Metasurface holograms for visible light,” Nature Communications 4:2807, 2013. [Fulltext | SOM | Link]
  10. X. Ni, S. Ishii, A. V. Kildishev, and V. M. Shalaev, “Ultra-thin, planar, Babinet-inverted plasmonic metalenses,” Light: Science & Applications, vol. 2, e72, 2013. [Fulltext | Link]
  11. N. K. Emani, T-F. Chung, X. Ni, A. V. Kildishev, Y. Chen, and A. Boltasseva, “Electrically Tunable Damping of Plasmonic Resonances with Graphene, ” Nano Lett., vol. 12, pp. 5202-5206 2012. [Fulltext | Link]
  12. G. V. Naik, J. L. Schroeder, X. Ni, A. V. Kildishev, T. D. Sands, and A. Boltasseva, “Titanium nitride as a plasmonic material for visible and near-infrared wavelengths,” Opt. Mater. Express, vol. 2, no. 4, pp. 478-489, 2012. [Fulltext | Link]
  13. X. Ni, N. K. Emani, A. V. Kildishev, A. Boltasseva, and V. M. Shalaev, “Broadband Light Bending with Plasmonic Nanoantennas,” Science, vol. 335, no. 6067, p. 427, 2012. [Fulltext | SOM | Link]
  14. X. Ni, S. Ishii, M. D. Thoreson, V. M. Shalaev, S. Han, S. Lee, and A. V. Kildishev, “Loss-compensated and active hyperbolic metamaterials,” Opt. Express, vol. 19, pp. 25242-25254, 2011. [Fulltext | Link]
  15. X. Ni, G. V. Naik, A. V. Kildishev, Y. Barnakov, A. Boltasseva, and V. M. Shalaev, “Effect of metallic and hyperbolic metamaterial surfaces on electric and magnetic dipole emission transitions,” Applied Physics B-Lasers and Optics, vol. 103, pp. 553-558, Jun 2011. [Fulltext | Link]
  16. A. V. Kildishev and X. Ni, “Non-Linear Modeling of Active or Passive Optical Lamellar Nanostructures,” Optical Complex Systems: Ocs11, vol. 8172, pp. 81720A, 2011. (invited) [Fulltext | Link]
  17. A. V. Kildishev, J. D. Borneman, X. Ni, V. M. Shalaev, and V. P. Drachev, “Bianisotropic Effective Parameters of Optical Metamagnetics and Negative-Index Materials,” Proceedings of the IEEE, vol. 99, pp. 1691-1700, Oct 2011. [Fulltext | Link]
  18. S. Xiao, V. P. Drachev, A. V. Kildishev, X. Ni, U. K. Chettiar, H. K. Yuan, and V. M. Shalaev, “Loss-free and active optical negative-index metamaterials,” Nature, vol. 466, pp. 735-U6, Aug 5 2010. [Fulltext | SOM | Link]
  19. X. Ni, Z. Liu, A. Boltasseva, and A. V. Kildishev, “The validation of the parallel three-dimensional solver for analysis of optical plasmonic bi-periodic multilayer nanostructures,” Applied Physics A-Materials Science & Processing, vol. 100, pp. 365-374, Aug 2010. [Fulltext | Link]
  20. Z. Liu, K-P. Chen, X. Ni, V. P. Drachev, V. M. Shalaev, and A. V. Kildishev, “Experimental verification of two-dimensional spatial harmonic analysis at oblique light incidence,” Journal of the Optical Society of America B-Optical Physics, vol. 27, pp. 2465-2470, Dec 2010. [Fulltext | Link]
  21. X. Ni, Y. Zhao, and J. Yang, “Research of a novel fiber Bragg grating underwater acoustic sensor,” Sensors and Actuators A-Physical, vol. 138, pp. 76-80, Jul 20 2007. [Fulltext | Link]
  22. J. Yang, Y. Zhao, and X. Ni, “Development of a Novel Fiber Bragg Grating Underwater Acoustic Sensor,” Acta Optica Sinica (Chinese), vol. 27, pp. 1575-1579, Oct. 2006. [Link]
  23. J. Yang, Y. Zhao, S. Yang, C. Liu, and X. Ni, “A Micro-Vibration Measurement Method Based on Isostrain Cantilever and Cascade Self-Demodulated FBG Pair,” Sensor Letters, vol. 5, pp. 361-365, June 2007. [Link]
  24. X. Ni, Y. Zhao, and J. Yang, H. Liang, “Optical fiber underwater acoustic sensing techniques,” Measurement Technique (Chinese), vol. 12, 2006. [Link]
  25. X. Guan, X. Ni, W. Zheng, Y. duan, W. Liu, and J. Xu, “Remote Control System of Short Message Service Based on PLC,” Experimental Technology and Management (Chinese), vol. 23, Feb. 2006. [Link]
Selected Conference Presentations
  1. X. Ni, Z. Wong, Y. Wang, and X. Zhang, “Three-Dimensional Metasurface Carpet Cloak,” in 2015 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS), San Jose, CA, USA, 2015.(Invited)
  2. X. Ni, J. Xiao, S. Yang, Y. Wang, and X. Zhang, “Photon Spin Induced Collective Electron Motion on a Metasurface,” in 2015 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS), San Jose, CA, USA, 2015.
  3. X. Ni, “Electrical Response of Spin-Orbit Interaction on a Metasurface,” IEEE Symposium on Electromagnetic Compatibility & Signal Integrity, Santa Clara, California, USA,
    March 2015. (Invited)
  4. X. Ni, J. Xiao, S. Yang, Y. Wang, and X. Zhang, “Photon-Spin-Induced Electric Hall Effect Enabled by a Metasurface,” 2015 Material Research Society (MRS) Spring Meeting, San Francisco, CA, USA, 2015.
  5. X. Ni, Z. Wong, Y. Wang, and X. Zhang, “Metasurface Carpet Cloak,” 2015 Material Research Society (MRS) Spring Meeting, San Francisco, CA, USA, 2015.
  6. X. Ni, J. Xiao, S. Yang, Y. Wang, and X. Zhang, “Photon-Spin Drag on a Plasmonic Metasurface,” APS March Meeting, San Antonio, Texas, USA, March 2015.
  7. P. Jha, X. Ni, C. Wu, Y. Wang, and X. Zhang, “Metasurface-Enabled Anisotropic Quantum Vacuum over Macroscopic Distances,” APS March Meeting, San Antonio, Texas, USA, March 2015.
  8. X. Ni, S. Yang, J. Xiao, Y. Wang, and X. Zhang, “Electrical Detection of Photonic Spin Hall Effect on Metasrfaces,” Frontiers in Optics/Laser Science (FiO/LS), Tucson, Arizona, USA, 2014.
  9. S. Ishii, X. Ni, V. M. Shalaev, and A. V. Kildishev, “Planar Metallic Lenses for Visible Light Focusing,” The 5th International Conference on Metamaterials, Photonic Crystals and Plasmonics (META 2014), Singapore, Singapore, 2014.
  10. X. Ni, A. V. Kildishev, S. Ishii, and V. M. Shalaev, “Planar Meta-Optics,” in the 7th International Congress on Advanced Electromagnetic Materials in Microwaves and Optics (Metamaterials’ 2013), Bordeaux, France, 2013. (Keynote)
  11. J. Liu, A. M. Shaltout, X. Ni, V. M. Shalaev, A. V. Kildishev, “Experimental validation of a new bianisotropic parameter retrieval technique using plasmonic metasurfaces made of V-shape antennas,” in the SPIE Optics+Photonics 2013 Advance, San Diego, CA, USA, 2013.
  12. X. Ni, A. V. Kildishev, S. Ishii, V. M. Shalaev, “Plasmonic Metasurface Based Ultra-thin Phase Holograms and Planar Micro-lenses, ” in 2013 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS), San Jose, CA, USA, 2013.
  13. P. Zhang, S. Ota, X. Ni, T. Li, X. Yin, X. Zhang, “Nondiffracting Self-accelerating Surface Plasmons,” in MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit, San Francisco, CA, USA, 2013.
  14. A. V. Kildishev, X . Ni, A. Emadeldin, and V. M. Shalaev, “Plasmonic Metasurfaces for Phase Holography: Bianisotropic Characterization,” in The 43nd winter Colloquium on the Physics of Quantum Electronics (PQE), Snowbird, Utah, USA, 2013. (Invited)
  15. X. Ni, N. K. Emani, A. V. Kildishev, A. Boltasseva, and V. M. Shalaev, “Controlling Light With A Plasmonic Meta-Surface,” in the SPIE Optics+Photonics 2012 Advance, San Diego, CA, USA, 2012.
  16. X. Ni and A. V. Kildishev, “Anisotropic Spatial Harmonic Analysis, ” in the SPIE Optics+Photonics 2012 Advance, San Diego, CA, USA, 2012.
  17. X. Ni, A. O. Korotkevich, and A. V. Kildishev, “A Fast Eigenmode Algorithm for Simulation of Lamellar Plasmonic Metamaterials,” in 4th Annual Computational Science and Engineering Student Conference (CSESC), 2012.
  18. X. Ni, N. K. Emani, A. V. Kildishev, A. Boltasseva, and V. M. Shalaev, “Symmetry-Breaking Plasmonic Metasurfaces for Broadband Light Bending”, in 2012 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS), San Jose, CA, USA, 2012.
  19. A. V. Kildishev, S. Ishii, X. Ni, N. K. Emani, V. P. Drachev, A. Boltasseva, and V. M. Shalaev, “Plasmonic lenses and metasurfaces,” in 3rd International Conference on Metamaterials, Photonic Crystals and Plasmonics (META), Paris, France, 2012. (Invited)
  20. A. V. Kildishev, X. Ni, N. K. Emani, A. Boltasseva, and V. M. Shalaev, “Probing the generalized laws of reflection and refraction with plasmonic metasurfaces,” in 3rd International Conference on Metamaterials, Photonic Crystals and Plasmonics (META), Paris, France, 2012. (Invited)
  21. L. J. Prokopeva, D. P. Brown, X. Ni, V. P. Drachev, A. M. Urbas, and A. V. Kildishev, “Pulse Shaping Using Optical Metamaterials with Naturally Anisotropic Structural Elements,” in 2012 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS), San Jose, CA, USA, 2012.
  22. G. V. Naik, J. Schroeder, U. Guler, X. Ni, A. V. Kildishev, T. D. Sands, and A. Boltasseva, “Metal Nitrides for Plasmonic Applications,” in 2012 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS), San Jose, CA, USA, 2012.
  23. A. V. Kildishev, S. Ishii, X. Ni, K. P. Chen, M. D. Thoreson, S. Han, S. Lee, V. M. Shalaev, and V. P. Drachev, “Design of nanoscale plasmonic elements for diffractive optics,” in Advanced Electromagnetics Symposium (AES), Paris, France, 2012. (Invited)
  24. N. K. Emani, T. F. Chung, X. Ni, A. V. Kildishev, Y. P. Chen, and A. Boltasseva, “Electrically Tunable Plasmonic Resonances with Graphene,” in 2012 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS), San Jose, CA, USA, 2012.
  25. X. Ni, S. Ishii, M. D. Thoreson, V. M. Shalaev, S. Han, S. Lee, and A. V. Kildishev, “Gain-Assisted Hyperbolic Metamaterials,” in 2012 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS), San Jose, CA, USA, 2012.
  26. V. M. Shalaev, A. V. Kildishev, X. Ni, G. Naik, J. Liu, N. Emani, J. Kim, P. R. West, A. Boltasseva, “Metamaterials: Negative Refraction and Generalized Snell’s Law,” in 2012 Material Research Society (MRS) Spring Meeting, San Francisco, CA, USA, 2012. (Invited)
  27. A. V. Kildishev, X. Ni, N. K. Emani, A. Boltasseva, and V. M. Shalaev, “Testing the Generalized Shell’s Law with a Plasmonic Metasurface,” in the 42nd winter Colloquium on the Physics of Quantum Electronics (PQE), Snowbird, Utah, USA, 2012. (Invited)
  28. X. Ni, G. V. Naik, A. V. Kildishev, Y. Barnakov, A. Boltasseva, and V. M. Shalaev, “Effect of Metallic and Hyperbolic Metamaterial Surface on Electric and Magnetic Dipole Emission,” in 2011 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS), p. QThP6, 2011.
  29. X. Ni, Z. Liu, A. Boltasseva, and A. V. Kildishev, “Validation of the Parallel Three-Dimensional Solver for Analysis of Optical Plasmonic Bi-periodic Multilayer Nanostructures,” 2010 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS), 2010.
  30. Z. Liu, K. P. Chen, X. Ni, V. P. Drachev, V. M. Shalaev, and A. V. Kildishev, “SHA Modeling of Gold Gratings for Oblique Light Incidence,” 2010 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS), 2010.
  31. X. Ni, Z. Liu, A. Boltasseva, and A. V. Kildishev, “Scalable spatial harmonic analysis solver for modeling plasmonic bi-periodic multilayer nanostructures,” in Electromagnetic Field Computation (CEFC), 2010 14th Biennial IEEE Conference on, pp. 1-1, 2010.
  32. X. Ni, A. V. Kildishev, and V. M. Shalaev, “Analyzing the effect of a metamaterial surface on electric and magnetic dipole emissions using Green’s function and spatial harmonic analysis techniques,” in Electromagnetic Field Computation (CEFC), 2010 14th Biennial IEEE Conference on, pp. 1-1, 2010.
  33. X. Ni, Z. Liu, A. Boltasseva, and A. V. Kildishev, “Validation of the Parallel Three-Dimensional Solver for Analysis of Optical Plasmonic Bi-Periodic Multilayer Nanostructures,” in 2010 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS), p. JThE7, 2010.
  34. Z. Liu, K.-P. Chen, X. Ni, V. P. Drachev, V. M. Shalaev, and A. V. Kildishev, “SHA modeling of gold gratings for oblique light incidence,” in Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS), 2010 Conference on, pp. 1-2, 2010.
  35. J. Borneman, A. Kildishev, K-P. Chen, X. Ni, and V. Drachev, “FE modeling of plasmonic nanoantennas with realistic 3D roughness and distortion,” in Electromagnetic Field Computation (CEFC), 2010 14th Biennial IEEE Conference on, pp. 1-1, 2010.
  36. X. Ni, Z. Jacob, A. V. Kildishev, V. M. Shalaev, and E. E. Narimanov, “A Tool for Designing Realizable Hyperlenses,” in 2009 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (CLEO/QELS 2009), Vols 1-5, pp. 2983-2984, 2009.
  37. X. Ni, Z. Liu, and A. V. Kildishev, “Measuring the Spectra of Metamaterials at an Oblique Incidence,” in COMSOL Conference 2009, Boston, MA, USA, 2009.
  38. X. Ni, M. D. Swanson, S. Ishii, Z. Liu, Z. Jacob, U. K. Chettiar, V. K. Alexander, and V. M. Shalaev, “NanoHUB WEB-based Nanophotonics Simulation Tools,” in The SPIE Optics+Photonics 2009 Advance, San Diego, CA, USA, 2009.
  39. Y. Zhao, K. Chen, X. Ni, B. Peng, and J. Yang, “Reflex Fiber Optic Sensor for Micro-angular Displacement Measurement,” in The 5th International Conference on Optical Communications and Networks/the 2nd International Symposium on Advances and Trends in Fiber Optics and Applications (ICOCN/ATFO 2006), pp. 445-458, 2006.
Books
  1. X. Ni, L. Zeng, and S. Du, “Courseware How-to with Examples,” Book Series (3 Volumes), Beijing, People‚Äôs Posts and Telecommunications Press, 2004.
Book Chapters
  1. S. Ishii, X. Ni, V. P. Drachev, M. Thoreson, V. M. Shalaev, and A. V. Kildishev, “Active and Tunable Metallic Nanoslit Lenses,” Active Plasmonics and Tuneable Metamaterials, in press.
  2. X. Ni, “Demodulation Methods of Fiber Bragg Gratings,” Fiber Optic Bragg Sensor Technology, Beijing, National Defence Industry Press, 2007.