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Research areas

• Fabrication and optical characterization of complex structures
  Mueller matrix spectroscopic ellipsometry, X-ray diffraction, Nanostructured materials, Metamaterials,
  Chiral structures, Photonic crystals, Quasicrystals, Multilayers, Random and Aperiodic structures

• Polarization properties of natural structures
  Mueller matrix spectroscopic ellipsometry, Optical biomimetics,
  High ellipticity polarization states, Cetoniinae beetles, Rutelinae beetles

Publication lists with full paper downloads,
· LiU Electronic Press/DIVA (Järrendahl page)
· LiU Electronic Press/DIVA (all hits)
· ResearchGate

Recent publications

Curved-Lattice Epitaxial Growth of In(x)Al(1-x)N Nanospirals with Tailored Chirality
Ching-Lien Hsiao, Roger Magnusson, Justinas Palisaitis, Per Sandström, Per O.Å. Persson, Sergiy Valyukh, Lars Hultman, Kenneth Järrendahl, Jens Birch
Nanoletters (2015) DOI:10.1021/nl503564k
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Evidence for a dispersion relation of optical modes in the cuticle of the scarab beetle Cotinis mutabilis
Arturo Mendoza-Galván, Eloy Muñoz-Pineda, Kenneth Järrendahl, Hans Arwin
Optical Materials Express (2014) DOI: 10.1364/OME.4.002484
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Chiral nanostructures producing near circular polarization
Roger Magnusson, Ching-Lien Hsiao, Jens Birch, Hans Arwin and Kenneth Järrendahl
Optical Materials Express (2014) DOI: 10.1364/OME.4.001389
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Polarizing natural nanostructures
Kenneth Järrendahl and Hans Arwin
Book chapter in Ellipsometry of Functional Organic Surfaces and Films (Springer 2014)
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-40128-2_8

Exploring optics of beetle cuticles with Mueller-matrix ellipsometry
Hans Arwin, Roger Magnusson, Lía Fernández del Río, Christina Åkerlind, Eloy Munoz-Pineda, Jan Landin, Arturo Mendoza-Galván, Kenneth Järrendahl
Materials Today:Proceedings () DOI:
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Polarization of light reflected from Chrysina gloriosa under various
illuminations

Lía Fernández del Río, Hans Arwin, Kenneth Järrendahl
Materials Today:Proceedings () DOI:
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Optical Mueller matrix modeling of chiral Al(x)In(1−x)N nanospirals
Roger Magnusson, Jens Birch, Per Sandström, Ching-Lien Hsiao, Hans Arwin, Kenneth Järrendahl
Thin Solid Films (2014) DOI: 10.1016/j.tsf.2014.02.015
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Comparison and analysis of Mueller-matrix spectra from exoskeletons of blue, green and red Cetonia aurata
Hans Arwin, Lía Fernández del Río, Kenneth Järrendahl
Thin Solid Films (2014) DOI: 10.1016/j.tsf.2014.02.012
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Polarizing properties and structural characteristics of the cuticle of the scarab Beetle Chrysina gloriosa
Lía Fernández del Río, Hans Arwin, Kenneth Järrendahl
Thin Solid Films (2014) DOI: 10.1016/j.tsf.2013.11.149
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Symmetries and relationships between elements of the Mueller matrix spectra of the cuticle of the beetle Cotinis mutabilis
Eloy Muñoz-Pineda, Kenneth Järrendahl, Hans Arwin, Arturo Mendoza-Galván
Thin Solid Films (2014) DOI: 10.1016/j.tsf.2013.11.144
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Selected publications 2010-2013

Cuticle structure of the scarab beetle Cetonia aurata analyzed by regression analysis of Mueller-matrix ellipsometric data
Hans Arwin, Torun Berlind, Blaine Johs and Kenneth Järrendahl
Optics Express (2013) DOI: 10.1364/OE.21.022645
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Fano interference in supported gold nanosandwiches with weakly coupled nanodisks
Arturo Mendoza-Galván, Kenneth Järrendahl, A. Dmitriev, T. Pakizeh, Mikael Käll, Hans Arwin
Optics Express (2012) DOI: 10.1364/OE.20.029646
(also selected for publication in the Virtual Journal for Biomedical Optics)
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Chirality-induced polarization effects in the cuticle of scarab beetles: 100 years after Michelson
Hans Arwin, Roger Magnusson, Jan Landin, Kenneth Järrendahl
Philosophical Magazine (2012) DOI: 10.1080/14786435.2011.648228
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Optical response of supported gold nanodisks
Arturo Mendoza-Galvan, Kenneth Järrendahl, A. Dmitriev, T. Pakizeh, Mikael Käll, Hans Arwin
Optics Express (2011) DOI: 10.1364/OE.19.012093
(also selected for publication in the Virtual Journal for Biomedical Optics)
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Optical properties and switching of a Rose Bengal derivative: A spectroscopic ellipsometry study
C. Åkerlind, H. Arwin, F. Jakobsson, H. Kariis, K. Järrendahl
Thin Solid Films 519 (2011) DOI: 10.1016/j.tsf.2011.01.269
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Hans Mueller (1900-1965)
K. Järrendahl, B. Kahr
J.A.Woollam Co., Inc. Newsletter #12 (2011) 8-9 (URL)

Spectroscopic ellipsometry study on the dielectric function of bulk Ti2AlN,Ti2AlC, Nb2AlC, (Ti0.5,Nb0.5)2AlC, and Ti3GeC2 MAX-phases
A. Mendoza-Galvan, M. Rybka, K. Järrendahl, H. Arwin, M. Magnuson, L. Hultman, M. Barsoum
Journal of Applied Physics 109 (2011) 013530- (DOI: 10.1063/1.3525648)

Mueller-matrix ellipsometry studies of optically active structures in scarab beetles
K. Järrendahl, J. Landin, H. Arwin
EPJ Web of Conferences 5 (2010) 03005 (DOI: 10.1051/epjconf/20100503005)

Selected publications 1991-2009

•  Spectroscopic ellipsometry analysis of silicon nanotips obtained by electron cyclotron resonance plasma etching
A. Mendoza-Galvan, K. Järrendahl, H. Arwin, Y-F. Huang, K-H. Chen
Applied Optics, 48 (2009) 4996-5004 (DOI: 10.1364/AO.48.004996)

• Ordinary and extraordinary dielectric functions of 4H– and 6H–SiC from 3.5 to 9.0 eV
O. P. A. Lindquist, K. Järrendahl, S. Peters, J. T. Zettler, C. Cobet, N. Esser, D. E. Aspnes, A. Henry, N. V. Edwards
Applied Physics Letters 78 (2001) 2715-2717 (DOI: 10.1063/1.1369617)

Optical properties of intrinsic and doped a-Si: H films grown by d.c. magnetron sputter deposition
A. Rantzer, H. Arwin, J. Birch, B. Hjörvarsson, J.W.P. Bakker, K. Järrendahl
Thin Solid Films 394 (2001) 256-263 (DOI: 10.1016/S0040-6090(01)01179-8)

• Microstructure evolution in amorphous Ge/Si multilayers grown by magnetron sputter deposition
K. Järrendahl, I. Ivanov, J.-E. Sundgren, G. Radnoczi, Zs. Czigany, J.E. Greene
Journal of Materials Research 12 (1997) 1806-15 (DOI: 10.1557/JMR.1997.0249)

X-ray diffraction from amorphous Ge/Si Cantor superlattices
K. Järrendahl, M. Dulea, J. Birch, J.-E. Sundgren
Physical Review B 51 (1995) 7621-31 (DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.51.7621)

• An X-ray study of generalized Cantor superlattices
K. Järrendahl, J. Birch, M. Dulea, H. Arwin, J.-E. Sundgren
Thin Solid Films 246 (1994) 120-5 (DOI: 10.1016/0040-6090(94)90740-4)


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Last updated: 01/03/16