Prof. Bergman David J.

Affiliation:School of Physics and Astronomy
Shenkar Physiscs building
room 415
Tel:  (972)-3-6408543
Fax: (972)-3-6429306
Postal Address:School of Physics and Astronomy
Tel Aviv University
Tel Aviv 69978

Research Interest

Nano-plasmonics: SPASER, meta-materials, plasmonic resonances
Classical magneto-transport in composite media: Periodic and disordered microstructures, critical points
Physical properties in the physiology and micro-structure of the Oriemtal Hornet

Selected Publications

  • D. J. Bergman and Y. M. Strelniker. Exact asymptotics for the strong-field macroscopic magnetotransport of a composite medium. Phys. Rev. B 82, 174422 (16 Nov. 2010) (19 pp.).
  • Y. M. Strelniker, D. J. Bergman, Y. Fleger, M. Rosenbluh, D. Stroud and A. O. Voznesenskaya. Manipulating the optical transparency of anisotropic meta-materials with magnetic field and liquid crystals: Influence of the nano-structures shape. In Proc. of the SPIE Conference entitled Plasmonics: Nanoimaging, Nanofabrication and their Applications, in the SPIE Meeting on Optics and Photonics, The San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA, 26 August 2009.
  • M. I. Stockman and D. J. Bergman. Surface plasmon amplification by stimulated emission of radiation (SPASER), United States Patent No. 7,569,188 (filed January 5, 2004; approved August 4, 2009); assigned to Ramot at Tel Aviv University and The Georgia State University Research Foundation.
  • Y. M. Strelniker and D. J. Bergman. Transmittance and transparency of subwavelength-perforated conducting films in the presence of a magnetic field. Phys. Rev. B 77, 205113 (2008) (5 pages).
  • D. J. Bergman, U. Evra and X. Li. Radiative lifetimes of nano-plasmonic states. Proc. SPIE 5927(18), 59270I, Plasmonics: Metallic Nanostructures and Their Optical Properties III; Mark I. Stockman; Ed. (12 pp.) (Aug 2005).
  • J. S. Ishay, Z. Joseph, D. V. Galushko and D. J. Bergman. The Nanostructure of the Oriental Hornet (Hymenoptera, Vespinae) Cuticle and Silk and Some of their Biophysical Properties. Current Nanoscience 1, 125156 (2005).
  • K. Li, X. Li, M. I. Stockman and D. J. Bergman. Surface plasmon amplification by stimulated emission in nanolenses. Phys. Rev. B 71, 115409-1115409-5 (2005).
  • K. Kim, D. Stroud, X. Li and D. J. Bergman. Method to calculate electrical forces acting on a sphere in an electrorheological fluid. Phys. Rev. E 71, 031503-1031503-12 (2005).
  • X. Li, D. J. Bergman and D. Stroud. Electric Forces between Nanospheres in a Dielelctric Host, Europhys. Lett. 69, 10101016 (2005).
  • D. J. Bergman and M. I. Stockman. Surface plasmon amplification by stimulated emission ofradiation: Quantum generation of coherent surface plasmons in Nanosystems. Phys. Rev. Letters 90, 027402-1027402-4 (2003).
  • J. S. Ishay, V. Pertsis, E. Rave, A. Goren and D. J. Bergman. Natural thermoelectric heat pump in social wasps. Phys. Rev. Letters 90, 0218102-10218102-4 (2003).
  • K. Li, M. I. Stockman and D. J. Bergman. Self-similar chain of metal nanospheres as an efficient nanolens. Phys. Rev. Letters 91, 227402-1227402-4 (2003).
  • M. I. Stockman, S. V. Faleev and D. J. Bergman. Coherent control of femtosecond energy localization on Nanoscale. Phys. Rev. Letters 88, 067402-1067402-4 (2002).
  • M. I. Stockman, S. V. Faleev and D. J. Bergman. Localization versus Delocalization of Surface Plasmons in Nanosystems: Can One State Have Both Characteristics? Phys. Rev. Letters 87, 167401-1167401-4 (2001).