Dr Sandro Mignuzzi is a research associate in the Complex Nanophotonics Group.
His current interests span the broad field of nanophotonics, with a focus on light confinement and coupling to quantum emitters, and cathodoluminescence spectroscopy for deep sub-wavelength mapping of the local density of optical states.
Prior to his current position at Imperial College, he was a postdoctoral research associate at King's College London, and a visiting researcher at the National Physical Laboratory (UK) and University of Cambridge.
He holds a Ph.D. in Physics from King’s College London; his dissertation was on nanoscale optical spectroscopy of two-dimensional materials, with emphasis on Raman scattering in disordered crystals and tip-enhanced Raman spectroscopy.
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et al., 2015, Probing individual point defects in graphene via near-field Raman scattering, Nanoscale, Vol:7, ISSN:2040-3364, Pages:19413-19418
et al., 2017, Intervalley scattering by acoustic phonons in two-dimensional MoS2 revealed by double-resonance Raman spectroscopy, Nature Communications, Vol:8, ISSN:2041-1723