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Optomechanics on the Hudson

APR 02, 2012 | 9:00 AM



The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue


April 02, 2012: 9:00 AM




The program of the workshop includes invited lectures given by prominent experts in the field, and contributed oral and poster presentations. Contributions from both theorists and experimentalists are encouraged. Invited lectures will provide unique opportunities for in-depth discussion of issues related to development of this area of physics as well as unique educational opportunity for graduate students and younger scientists interested in this field.  In order to particpate in the workshop without presenting a paper, please submit a registration request by using the respective link in the navigation menu or following this link. Approval of these requests will depend on space availability with preference given to authors of submitted papers. 

  • Optomechanics of nanomechanical oscillators
  • Cavity cooling of optically levitating macroscopic objects
  • Optomechanics with ensembles of molecules and atoms
  • Optical cooling of mechanical modes of optical cavities
  • Optomechanics of mechanical membranes
  • Cavity enhanced optical manipulation of macroscopic objects and sensing