Publications

Submitted papers

  • S. Haviv, T. Sabaphati and C. Rotschild, “Extreme Up-conversion through Steady State Excitation of ‘Hot’ Modes”.
  • N Kruger, A. Manor, T. Sabaphati C. Rotschild, “Sensitized Neodymium for thermally enhanced photoluminescence based solar cell”.
  • K. Wolowelsky, A. Gil,  M. Elkabets, and C. Rotschild, “Fast Electrically Switchable IR Notch Filter Using Liquid Crystal”.

Published papers at refereed journals

  • S. Nechayev, and C. Rotschild, “Designing a Broadband Pump for High-Quality Micro-Lasers via a Modified Net Radiation Method ”, Sci. Rep., 6, 38576 (2016) doi:10.1038/srep38576.
  • A. Manor, N. Kruger, T. Sabaphati and C. Rotschild, Thermally-Enhanced Photoluminescence for Heat Harvesting in Photovoltaics, Nat. Comm., DOI:10.1038/ncomms13167, (2016).   *The Optical Society of America chose this paper as the most important paper in solar energy for the year 2016, OPTICS & PHOTONICS NEWS December 2016 , Efficient Photovoltaics from Photoluminescent Heat Harvesting.
  • E. Bruckheimer, C. Rotschild, T. Dagan, G. Amir, A. Kaufman, S. Gelman, and E. Birk, Computer-generated real-time digital holography: first time use in clinical medical imaging, European Heart Journal – Cardiovascular Imaging; doi:10.1093/ehjci/jew087, (2016).         *See also Editorial choice and comments, Karima Addetia, Roberto M. Lang, The future has arrived. Are we ready?,  doi:10.1093/ehjci/jew111
  • E. Bruckheimer, C Rotschild, Holography for imaging in structural heart disease, EuroIntervention, 12 Suppl X:X81-X84. doi: 10.4244/EIJV12SXA15, (2016).
  • Dafna Granot, Nimrod Kruger, Assaf Manor, and C Rotschild, Efficient 10-Fold Upconversion through Steady-State Non-Thermal-Equilibrium Excitation,ACS Photonics,3(2), pp 174–178; DOI: 10.1021/acsphotonics.5b00481, (2016).
  • A. Manor, and C Rotschild Endothermic-photoluminescence: Optical heat-pump for next generation PV. Roadmap on the Optical Energy Conversion, IOP science, journal of optics; doi: 10.1088/2040-8978/18/7/073004, (2016).
  • A. Manor, L. L. Martin and C Rotschild, Optical refrigeration for ultra-efficient photovoltaics, Proc. SPIE 9380, Laser Refrigeration of Solids VIII, 93800L; doi: 10.1117/12.2076275, (2015).
  •  A. Manor, L. L. Martin and C Rotschild, On the conservation of photon rate in endothermic-photoluminescence and its transition to thermal emission. OPTICA,Vol. 2, Issue 6, pp. 585-588; doi: 10.1364/OPTICA.2.000585 , (2015)
  • R. Bekenstein, R. Schley, M. Mutzafi, A. Ori, C. Rotschild, and M. Segev, Experimental Observation of Optical Wavepackets  Overcoming Gravitational Phenomena, Nature Physics; doi:10.1038/nphys3451, (2015).
  • P. D. Reusswig, S. Nechayev*, J. M. Scherer, G. W. Hwang, M. G. Bawendi, M. A. Baldo, C. Rotschild, Solar Pumped Lasers via Cascade Energy Transfer, *S. Nechayev contribution is equal to first author. Scientific reports , 5, 14758; doi:10.1038/srep14758 (2015).

Previous Publications

2013

  • A. Menéndez-Velázquez, C. L. Mulder, N. J. Thompson, T. L. Andrew, P. D. Reusswig, C. Rotschild, and M. A. Baldo, Light-recycling within electronic displays using deep red and near infrared photoluminescent polarizers, Energy & Environmental Science DOI: 10.1039/c2ee23265k , Energy Environ. Sci.6, 72, (2013).

2011

  • C. Rotschild, M. Tomes, H. Mendoza, T. L. Andrew , T. M. Swager , T. Carmon, M. A. Baldo, Cascaded Energy Transfer for Effi cient Broad-Band Pumping of High-Quality Micro-Lasers, Advanced Materials, 23, 3057 (2011) (pdf)
  • E. Greenfield, C. Rotschild, J Nemirovsky, A Szameit, R El-Ganainy, D. N. Christodoulides, M. Saraf, E. Lifshitz, and M Segev,. Light-induced self-synchronizing flow patterns, New Journal Of Physics, 13, 052021(2011)(pdf)

2010

  • C.L. Mulder, P. D. Reusswig, A. Beyler, H. Kim, C. Rotschild, M.A. Baldo, Dyes Aligned in Luminescent Solar Concentrators II. Horizontal Alignment for Energy Harvesting in Linear Polarizers, Optics Express, 18, A91 (2010) (pdf)
  • C.L. Mulder, P. D. Reusswig, A. M. Velazquez, H. Kim, C. Rotschild, M.A. Baldo, Dyes Aligned in Luminescent Solar Concentrators I. Vertical Alignment for Improved Waveguiding Coupling, Optics Express, 18, A79 (2010)(pdf)

2009

  • B. Alfassi, C. Rotschild, and M. Segev, incoherent surface solitons in effectively instantaneous nonlocal nonlinear media, Phys. Rev.A, 80, 041808 (2009).
  • Y. Lamhot, A. Barak, C. Rotschild, M. Saraf, E. Lifshitz, A. Marmur,R. El-Ganainy and D.N. Christodoulides, and M. Segev, Optical control of thermo-capillary effects in complex nanofluids,Phys. Rev. Lett. 103, 264503 (2009).

2008

  • C. Rotschild,T. Schwartz, O. Cohen and M. Segev, Incoherent solitons in effectively instantaneous nonlocal nonlinear media, Nature Photonics, 2, 371( 2008).

2007

  • R. El-Ganainy, D. N. Christodoulides, Z. H. Musslimani,C. Rotschild, and M. Segev, Optical beam instabilities in nonlinear nanosuspensions, Opt. Lett, 32, 3185 (2007).
  • I. Kaminer, C. Rotschild, O. Manela, and M. Segev., Periodic solitons in nonlocal nonlinear media, Opt. Lett., 32, 3209 (2007)
  • B. Alfassi, C. Rotschild,O. Cohen, D. N. Christodoulides, and M. Segev, Boundary Force Effects Extracted on Solitons in Nonlinear Media With a Very Large Range of Nonlocality, Opt. Lett., 32, 154 (2007).
  • R. El-Ganainy, C. Rotschild, M. Segev, and D. N. Christodoulides Soliton Dynamics and Self-Induced Transparency in Nonlinear Nanosuspensions, Optics Express, 15, 10207(2007)
  • A. Barak, C. Rotschild, B. Alfassi, D. N. Christodoulides and M. Segev, Random-Phase Surface-Wave Solitons in Nonlocal Nonlinear Media, Opt. Lett,32, 2450 (2007)
  • B. Alfassi, C. Rotschild, O. Manela, D. N. Christodoulides and M. Segev, Nonlocal Surface-Wave Solitons, Phys. Rev. Lett. 98, 213901 (2007).

2006

  • C. Rotschild, Z. Xu, O. Cohen, Y. aroslav V. Kartashov, L Torner, and Mordechai Segev, Two-dimensional multipole-mode solitons in nonlocal nonlinear media, Opt. Lett. 31, 3312, (2006).
  • C. Rotschild, B. Alfassi, O. Cohen, and M. Segev, Long-range interactions between optical solitons. Nature Phys. 2, 769, (2006).

2005

  • C. Rotschild, T. Carmon, O. Cohen, O. Manela, and M. Segev, Solitons in nonlinear media with an infinite range of nonlocality: first observation of coherent elliptic solitons and of vortex-ring solitons, Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 213904 (2005).

2004

  • C. Rotschild, S. Zommer, S. Moed, O. Hershcovitz, S. G. Lipson, Adjustable spiral phase plate, Appl. Opt. 43, 2397, (2004).
  • C. Rotschild, O. Cohen, O. Manela, T. Carmon, and M. Segev, Interactions between spatial screening solitons propagating in opposite directions, JOSA B, 21(7),1354,(2004).

Patents

  • C. Rotschild, ”Method and system for using a cellular phone in water activity” PCT/IL07/00299 03/08/2007., 19611/US/05. (Provisional 2007)
  • C.Rotschild, Aviad Kaufman., “Broad viewing angle displays and user interfaces”, PCT/IL2009/000686, (Granted in the US, WO 2010004563 A1 and China, CN 102150072
  • C. Rotschild. Christodoulides, D. N. Segev M., Method and system for manipulating fluid medium, PCT/IL2009/000338 (Provisional   2009).
  • L. Mulder, M. Baldo, C. Rotschild, “Luminescent Solar Concentrators for Energy Harvesting in Displays” US 61/220,145 (Granted in the US, WO 2011005575 A2.
  • Mapel, M. Baldo, C. L. Mulder, M. Currie, M. Segal, and C. Rotschild, “Materials for solar concentrators and devices, methods and systems using them”, US 61/146,550 (Granted in the US WO 2010085561 A3).
  • C. Rotschild, M. Baldo, T Carmon, “EFFICIENT BROAD-BAND PUMPING OF HIGH FINESSE, HIGH QUALITY-FACTOR LASERS” US   61393966.
  • Alon-Braitbart, S. A. Gelman, C. Rotschild, Despeckling a computer generated hologram, US61/678,211 (Provisional 2013).
  • A. Gelman, S. Alon-Braitbart, Y.Y. Yoreh, C. Rotschild, Increasing an area from which a computer generated hologram may be viewed, US 61/678,213 (Provisional 2013).
  • Manor, N. Kruger C.Rotschild,” Energy conversion system”, IL61/677070 (Provisional 2013).
  • Wolovelsky, M. Berkovich and C. Rotschild, Electrically Controllable Variable Color Device, (Provisional 2015).

Invited Talks

At international conference

  • C. Rotschild, B. Alfassi, O. Manela, T. Schwartz,A. Barak, M. Segev, O.  Cohen, X. Zhiyong, Y. Kartashov, L. Torner, D.N. Christodoulides, IEEE, LEOS 2007, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, USA, “Solitons phenomena in highly nonlocal media: From soliton wiring and surface solitons to random-phase solitons and controlling solitons from afar”.
  • C. Rotschild, EilatEilot “The energy initiative at MIT”, Eilat Israel 2010.
  • C. Rotschild, M. Tomes, H. Mendoza, T. Carmon, and M. Baldo FiO 2010 New York, USA, “Luminescence Solar Concentrators: from optical heat pump toward solar pumped laser”.
  • C. Rotschild, M. Tomes, H. Mendoza, T. Carmon, and M. Baldo, OASIS 2011, Tel Aviv Israel, “Non-resonantly pumped High-Q micro-laser For on-chip and solar powered laser applications”.
  • C. Rotschild, A. Manor, N. Kruger, “Entropy-driven up conversion for sub-bandgap thermal photovoltaics”, OASIS, Tel-Aviv, 2013.
  • C. Rotschild, A. Manor, “Optical refrigeration for ultra-efficient photovoltaics” QUANTSOL 2014)  March 16-21, 2014, Rauris, Österreich.
  • C. Rotschild, “Thermally enhanced photoluminescence for efficient photovoltaics” OSA Incubator meeting on the fundamental limits of optical energy conversion, Washington 2014
  • C. Rotschild, “Thermally enhanced photoluminescence for efficient photovoltaics” QUANTSOL, Austria, 2015.
  • C. Rotschild, “Optical refrigeration for efficient photovoltaics” Photonic west, San Jose, 2015
  • C. Rotschild, “On the transition from photoluminescence to thermal emission and its implication on solar energy conversion”, World science conference Israel (WSCI), Jerusalem 2015.
  • C. Rotschild, “Live medical holography – a promise finally kept”, World science conference Israel (WSCI), Jerusalem 2015.
  • C. Rotschild, 3% conversion efficiency in Thermally Enhanced Photoluminescence (TEPL) illuminated solely by sub-bandgap photons, QUANTSOL, Austria, 2016.
  • C. Rotschild, Photoluminescence: An optical heat pump for solar energy, Workshop on Thermionic emission, Technion Israel 2016
  • C. Rotschild , Photoluminescence: An optical heat pump for solar energy, ISES Israel, 2016
  • C. Rotschild, Photoluminescence: An optical heat pump for solar energy, NEF, South Korea 2016 (Canceled due to accident)
  • Manor, C. Rotschild, New concepts in photovoltaics, FiO, San Jose 2016
  • C. Rotschild, Photoluminescence: An optical heat pump for solar energy, NEF, Qingdao-China 2016
  •  C. Rotschild, Thermally Enhanced Photo-Luminescence: Device, QUANTSOL, Austria, 2017

Invited talks at universities and institutes:

    • C. Rotschild, M. Tomes, H. Mendoza, T. Carmon, and M. Baldo, ICEL 2010 Michigan, USA, “Non-resonantly Pumped High-quality-factor Lasers ”.
    • C. Rotschild, M. Tomes, H. Mendoza, T. Carmon, and M. Baldo, OASIS 2011, Tel Aviv Israel, “Non-resonantly pumped High-Q micro-laser For on-chip and solar powered laser applications”.
    • C. Rotschild, ” Solar Powered Laser: The next generation of Luminescence Solar Concentrators”, Keynote speaker, European PV Cluster and the Ephocell consortium, 2012, Barcelona, Spain.
    • C. Rotschild ” Entropy driven up-conversion”, Technion-Nangune-BNC Symposium, Barcelona 2012.
    • C. Rotschild, A. Manor, N. Kruger ” Entropy driven up-conversion”, MIT, Cambridge, 2013
    • A. Manor, N. Kruger, C. Rotschild, “Entropy Driven multi-photon Up Conversion”, SB Symposium, Israel, 2013.
    • C. Rotschild, A. Manor, N. Kruger, “Entropy driven up-conversion”, Indo-Israel Meeting on Materials for Nanoscience, Biosensors and Energy, Bangalore, 2013.
    • C. Rotschild, S. Nechayev, Solar Powered Laser, Elop, (2013).
    • C. Rotschild, A. Manor, N. Kruger, ” Optical refrigeration for ultra-efficient photovoltaics “, NTU-Technion workshop in photonics, Singapore 2014.
    • C. Rotschild, “Thermally enhanced photoluminescence for efficient photovoltaics” MIT, Cambridge, 2014.
    • C. Rotschild, “Thermally enhanced photoluminescence for efficient photovoltaics” Colombia University, New-York, 2014.
    • C. Rotschild, “Thermally enhanced photoluminescence for efficient photovoltaics” Aarhus University, Denmark, 2014.
    • C. Rotschild, “QD based Solar powered laser” Niedersachsen, Germany, 2015.
    • C. Rotschild, “Thermally enhanced photoluminescence for efficient photovoltaics” Green Photonics, Berlin, 2015.
    • C. Rotschild, “Thermally enhanced photoluminescence for efficient photovoltaics” International Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory Braga, Portugal, 2015.
    • C. Rotschild, Photoluminescence: An optical heat pump for harvesting thermal losses in PVs, MIT– condensed mater seminar, 2016.