Articles in refereed journals

92. K. Leosson, S.H. Gudmundsson, A.P. Ratvik, A. Kvithyld, Microalloying of Liquid Al–Mg Alloy Studied In-Situ by Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy. In S. Broek (ed), Light Metals 2023. The Minerals, Metals & Materials Series. Springer, Cham (2023)

91. F. Hanifpour, C.P. Canales, E.G. Fridriksson, A. Sveinbjörnsson, T.K. Tryggvason, J. Yang, C. Arthur, S. Jónsdóttir, A.L. Garden, S. Ólafsson, K. Leosson, L. Árnadóttir, E. Lewin, Y. Abghoui, Á.S. Ingason, F. Magnus, H.D. Flosadóttir, E. Skúlason, Operando quantification of ammonia produced from computationally-derived transition metal nitride electro-catalysts, Journal of Catalysis, DOI: 10.1016/j.jcat.2022.07.030 (2022)

90. K. Leosson, S.K. Padamata, R. Meirbekova, G. Saevarsdottir, S.H. Gudmundsson, Analysis of dissolved titanium concentration and phase transformation in molten Al Ti alloy using laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy, Spectrochimica Acta Part B, DOI: 10.1016/j.sab.2022.106387 (2022)

89. K. Leosson, R. Meirbekova, S.H. Gudmundsson, G. Salloum-Abou-Jaoude, Continuous Chemical Analysis of Molten Aluminum. In D. Eskin (ed.), Light Metals 2022. The Minerals, Metals & Materials Series. Springer, Cham (2022)

88. V. Živanović, A. Milewska, K. Leosson, J. Kneipp, Molecular Structure and Interactions of Lipids in the Outer Membrane of Living Cells Based on Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering and Liposome Models, Analytical Chemistry , 93, 10106 (2021)

87. A. Milewska, Ó.E. Sigurjónsson, K. Leosson, SERS Imaging of Mesenchymal Stromal Cell Differentiation, ACS Applied Bio Materials, 4, 4999 (2021)

86. S.H. Gudmundsson, B. Björnsdóttir, K. Leosson, Instant Monitoring of Aluminum Chemistry in Cells Using a Portable Liquid Metal Analyzer. In: L. Perander (ed.), Light Metals 2021. The Minerals, Metals & Materials Series. Springer, Cham (2021)

85. S.H. Gudmundsson, H. Gudmundsson, K. Leosson, Automated Chemical Analysis of Liquid Aluminum for Process Control. In: L. Perander (ed.), Light Metals 2021. The Minerals, Metals & Materials Series. Springer, Cham (2021)

84. S.H. Gudmundsson, J. Matthiasson, K. Leosson, Quantification of trace elements in molten aluminum with randomized impurity concentrations using laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy, OSA Continuum 3, 2544-2552 (2020)

83. S.H. Gudmundsson, J. Matthiasson, K. Leosson, Accurate Real-Time Elemental (LIBS) Analysis of Molten Aluminum and Aluminum Alloys. In: A. Tomsett (ed.), Light Metals 2020. The Minerals, Metals & Materials Series. Springer, Cham (2020)

82. S. Högnadóttir, K. Kristinsson, H.G. Thormar, K. Leosson, Increased droplet coalescence using electrowetting on dielectric (EWOD), Applied Physics Letters 116, 073702 (2020)

81. M. Juhl, K. Leosson, Polarimetry with disordered photonic structures, ACS Photonics 7, 1, 203-211 (2020)

80. A. Milewska, V. Zivanovic, V. Merk, U.B. Arnalds, Ó.E. Sigurjónsson, J. Kneipp, K. Leosson, Gold nanoisland substrates for SERS characterization of cultured cells, Biomedical Optics Express 10, 6172-6188 (2019)

79. S.H. Gudmundsson, J. Matthiasson, B.M. Björnsson, H. Gudmundsson, K.Leosson, Quantitative in-situ analysis of impurity elements in primary aluminum processing using laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy, Spectrochimica Acta Part B: Atomic Spectrocopy 158, 105646 (2019)

78. J.P. Joelsson, I.T. Myszor, A.J. Arason, S. Ingthorsson, P. Cherek, G.S. Windels, K. Leosson, G.H. Gudmundsson, T. Gudjonsson, S. Karason, Innovative in vitro method to study ventilator induced lung injury, DOI: 10.14573/altex.1901182 (2019)

77. M. Juhl, J.P.B. Mueller, K, Leosson, Metasurface Polarimeter on Optical Fiber Facet by Nano-Transfer to UV-Curable Hybrid Polymer, J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 25, 4500107, DOI: 10.1109/JSTQE.2019.2893757 (2019)

76. A. Milewska, A.S. Ingason, O.E. Sigurjonsson, K. Leosson, Herding cats: managing gold atoms on common transparent dielectrics, Optical Materials Express 9, 112-119, DOI:10.1364/OME.9.000112  (2019)

75. N.A. Rubin, A. Zaidi, M. Juhl, R.P. Li, J.P.B. Mueller, R.C. Devlin, K. Leosson, F. Capasso, Polarization state generation and measurement with a single metasurface, Optics Express 26, 21455-21478, DOI:OE.26.021455 (2018)

74. H.G. Thormar, G.H. Gunnarsson, B. Gudmundsson, K. Leosson, P. Estibeiro, J.J. Jonsson, Microgels and apparatus for PAGE of nucleic acids in one or two dimensions, BioTechniques 65, 15-19 (2018)

73. I. Csaki, K.R. Ragnarsdottir, A. Buzaianu, K. Leosson, V. Motoiu, S. Guðlaugsson, M.V. Lungu, H.O. Haraldsdottir, S.N. Karlsdottir, Nickel based coatings used for erosion-corrosion protection in a geothermal environment, Surface and Coatings Technology 350, 531-541 (2018)

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71. M. Juhl, C. Mendoza, J.P.B. Mueller, F. Capasso, K. Leosson, Performance characteristics of 4-port in-plane and out-of-plane in-line metasurface polarimeters, Optics Express 25, 28697 (2017)

70. S. Borghardt, J.-S. Tu, F. Winkler, J. Schubert, W. Zander, K. Leosson, B.E. Kardynał, Engineering of optical and electronic band gaps in transition metal dichalcogenide monolayers through external dielectric screening, Phys. Rev. Materials 1, 054001 (2017)

69. J.P. Balthasar Mueller, K. Leosson, F. Capasso, Ultracompact metasurface in-line polarimeter, Optica 3, 42-47 (2016)

68. Y. Chen, V.A. Zenin, K. Leosson, X. Shi, M.G. Nielsen, S.I. Bozhevolnyi, Efficient interfacing photonic and long-range dielectric-loaded plasmonic waveguides, Optics Express 23, 9100-9108 (2015)

67. A. Kossoy, R.L. Magnusson, T.K. Tryggvason, K. Leosson, S. Olafsson, Method to control deposition rate instabilities—High power impulse magnetron sputtering deposition of TiO2, J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A 33, 021514 (2015)

66. A. Kossoy, V. Merk, D. Simakov, K. Leosson, S. Kéna‐Cohen, S.A. Maier, Optical and Structural Properties of Ultra‐thin Gold Films, Advanced Optical Materials, DOI: 10.1002/adom.201400345 (2015)

65. J.P. Balthasar Mueller, K. Leosson, F. Capasso, Polarization-selective coupling to long-range surface plasmon polariton waveguides, Nano Letters 14, 5524–5527 (2014)

64. S. Kharitonov, R. Kiselev, I. Fernandez de Jauregui Ruiz, A. Kumar, X. Shi, K. Leosson, T. Pertsch, S. Bozhevolnyi, S. Nolte, A. Chipouline, Data transmission in long-range dielectric-loaded surface plasmon polariton waveguides, Optics Express 22, 26742-26751 (2014)

63. E.B. Magnusson, S. Halldorsson, R.M.T. Fleming, K. Leosson, Real-time optical pH measurement in a standard microfluidic cell culture system, Biomedical Optics Express 4, 1749-1758 (2013)

62. B. Agnarsson, F. Magnus, T.K. Tryggvason, A.S. Ingason, K. Leosson, S. Olafsson, J.T. Gudmundsson, Rutile TiO2 thin films grown by reactive high power impulse magnetron sputtering, Thin Solid Films (2013) DOI: 10.1016/j.tsf.2013.07.058

61. I. Slovinsky, G.K. Stefansson, A. Kossoy, K. Leosson, Propagation Loss of Long-Range Surface Plasmon Polariton Gold Stripe Waveguides in the Thin-Film Limit, Plasmonics (2013) DOI: 10.1007/s11468-013-9578-y

60. A. Kossoy, D. Simakov, S. Olafsson, K. Leosson, Determining surface coverage of ultra-thin gold films from X-ray reflectivity measurements, Thin Solid Films 536, 50-53 (2013) DOI: 10.1016/j.tsf.2013.03.057

59. V.A. Zenin, Z. Han, V.S. Volkov, K. Leosson, I.P. Radko, S.I. Bozhevolnyi, Directional coupling in long-range dielectric-loaded plasmonic waveguides, Optics Express 21, 8799-8807 (2013)

58. V. Merk, K. Leosson, J. Kneipp, Gap size reduction and increased SERS enhancement in lithographically patterned nanoparticle arrays by templated growth, Advanced Optical Materials 1, 313-318 (2013) DOI: 10.1002/adom.201200061. Featured in Materials Views.

57. V.S. Gaware, M. Håkerud, K. Leosson, S. Jonsdottir, A. Høgset, K. Berg, M. Másson, Tetraphenylporphyrin Tethered Chitosan Based Carriers for Photochemical Transfection, Journal of Medicinal Chemistry 56, 807-819 (2013). DOI: 10.1021/jm301270r

56. K. Leosson, A.S. Ingason, B. Agnarsson, A. Kossoy, S. Olafsson, M.C. Gather, Ultra-thin gold films on transparent polymers, Nanophotonics 2, 3-11 (2013). DOI: 10.1515/nanoph-2012-0031

55. K. Leosson, Optical amplification of surface plasmon polaritons: review, J. Nanophoton. 6, 061801 (2012); doi: 10.1117/1.JNP.6.061801

54. K. Leosson, S. Shayestehaminzadeh, T. K. Tryggvason, A. Kossoy, B. Agnarsson, F. Magnus, S. Olafsson, J. T. Gudmundsson, E. B. Magnusson, I. A. Shelykh, Comparing resonant photon tunneling via cavity modes and Tamm plasmon polariton modes in metal-coated Bragg mirrors, Optics Letters Vol. 37, Iss. 19, pp. 4026–4028 (2012)

53. K. Leosson, B. Agnarsson, Integrated biophotonics with CYTOP, Micromachines 3(1), 114-125 (2012); doi:10.3390/mi3010114

52. V.S. Volkov, Z. Han, M.G. Nielsen, K. Leosson, H. Keshmiri, J. Gosciniak, O. Albrektsen, S.I. Bozhevolnyi, Long-range dielectric-loaded surface plasmon polariton waveguides operating at telecommunication wavelengths, Optics Letters 36, 4278-4280 (2011)

51. B. Agnarsson, A.B. Jonsdottir, N.B. Arnfinnsdottir, K. Leosson, On-chip modulation of evanescent illumination and live-cell imaging with polymer waveguides, Optics Express 19, 22929-22935 (2011)

50. M.C. Gather, K. Meerholz, N. Danz, K. Leosson, Net optical gain in a plasmonic waveguide embedded in a fluorescent polymer, Nature Photonics 4, 457-461 (2010)

49. T. Rosenzveig, P. Hermannsson, A. Boltasseva, K. Leosson, Optimizing performance of plasmonic devices for photonic circuits, Applied Physics A 100, 341-346 (2010)

48. J. Halldorsson, N.B. Arnfinnsdottir, A.B. Jonsdottir, B. Agnarsson, K. Leosson, High index contrast polymer waveguide platform for integrated biophotonics, Optics Express 18, 16217–16226 (2010)

47. T. Rosenzveig, P. Hermannsson, K. Leosson, Modelling of Polarization-Dependent Loss in Plasmonic Nanowire Waveguides, Plasmonics 5, 75-77 (2010)

46. B. Agnarsson, J. Halldorsson, N. Arnfinnsdottir, S. Ingthorsson, T. Gudjonsson, K. Leosson, Fabrication of planar polymer waveguides for evanescent-wave sensing in aqueous environments, Microelectronic Engineering 87, 56-61 (2010)

45. A. Seidel, C. Reinhardt, T. Holmgaard, W. Cheng, T. Rosenzveig, K. Leosson, S.I. Bozhevolnyi, B. Chichkov, Demonstration of Laser-Fabricated DLSPPW at Telecom Wavelength, IEEE Photonics Journal 2, 652-658 (2010)

44. J. Beermann, S. M. Novikov, K. Leosson and S. I. Bozhevolnyi, Surface enhanced Raman imaging: periodic arrays and individual metal nanoparticles, Optics Express 17, 12698-12705 (2009)

43. B. Agnarsson, S. Ingthorsson, T. Gudjonsson and K. Leosson, Evanescent-wave fluorescence microscopy using symmetric planar waveguides, Optics Express 17, 5075-5082 (2009)

42. J. Beermann, S. M. Novikov, K. Leosson and S. I. Bozhevolnyi, Surface enhanced Raman microscopy with metal nanoparticle arrays, J. Opt. A: Pure Appl. Opt. 11, 075004 (2009)

41. K. Leosson, T. Rosenzveig, P.G. Hermannsson and A. Boltasseva, Compact plasmonic variable optical attenuator, Optics Express 16, 15546-15562 (2008)

40. I. Salakhutdinov, J.S. Thakur and K. Leosson, Characterization of long-range surface plasmon-polariton in stripe waveguides using scanning near-field optical microscopy, Journal of Applied Physics 102, 123110 (2007)

39. R.H. Pedersen, A. Boltasseva, D.M. Johansen, T. Nielsen, K.B. Jørgensen, K. Leosson, J.E. Oestergaard, A. Kristensen: Nanoimprinted reflecting gratings for long-range surface plasmon polaritons, Microelectronic Engineering 84, 895-898 (2007)

38. K. Leosson, T. Nikolajsen, A. Boltasseva, and S. I. Bozhevolnyi: Long-range surface plasmon polariton nanowire waveguides for device applications, Opt. Express 14, 314-319 (2006)

37. A. Boltasseva, S. I. Bozhevolnyi, T. Nikolajsen and K. Leosson: Compact Bragg gratings for long-range surface plasmon polaritons, Journal of Lightwave Technology 24, 912-918 (2006)

36. S.I. Bozhevolnyi, T. Nikolajsen, K. Leosson, Integrated power monitor for long-range surface plasmon polaritons, Optics Communications 255, 51-56 (2005)

35. A. Boltasseva, S. I. Bozhevolnyi, T. Soendergaard, T. Nikolajsen and K. Leosson: Compact Z-add-drop wavelength filters for long-range surface plasmon polaritons, Opt. Express 13, 4237 (2005)

34. A. Boltasseva, T. Soendergaard, T. Nikolajsen, K. Leosson, S. I. Bozhevolnyi, and J. M. Hvam: Propagation of long-range surface plasmon polaritons in photonic band gap structures, Journal of the Optical Society of America B, Volume 22, Issue 9, 2027-2038 (2005)

33. C. Marquart, S.I. Bozhevolnyi and K. Leosson: Near-field imaging of surface plasmon-polariton guiding in band gap structures at telecom wavelengths, Opt. Express 13, 3303 (2005)

32. S. I. Bozhevolnyi , A. Boltasseva , T. Soendergaard, T. Nikolajsen and K. Leosson: Photonic bandgap structures for long-range surface plasmon polaritons, Optics Communications 250, 328 (2005)

31. T. Nikolajsen, K. Leosson and S. I. Bozhevolnyi: In-line extinction modulator based on long-range surface plasmon polaritons, Optics Communications 244, 455 (2005)

30. A. Boltasseva, T. Nikolajsen, K. Leosson, K. Kjaer, M. L. Larsen and S. I. Bozhevolnyi: Integrated Optical Components Utilizing Long-Range Surface Plasmon Polaritons, IEEE Journal of Lightwave Technology 23, 413 (2005)

29. H. Matsueda, K. Leosson, Z. Xu, J. Hvam, Y. Ducommun, A. Hartmann and E. Kapon: Dynamic Dipole-Dipole Interactions between Excitons in Quantum Dots of Different Sizes, IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology 3, 318 (2004)

28. T. Nikolajsen, K. Leosson and S.I. Bozhevolnyi: Surface plasmon polariton based modulators and switches operating at telecom wavelengths, Appl. Phys. Lett. 85, 5833 (2004)

27. S. I. Bozhevolnyi, V. S. Volkov, K. Leosson and A. Boltasseva: Surface plasmon polariton waveguiding in random surface nanostructures, Journal of Microscopy 209, 209 (2003)

26. T. Nikolajsen, K. Leosson, I. Salakhutdinov and S. I. Bozhevolnyi: Polymer-based surface-plasmon-polariton stripe waveguides at telecommunication wavelengths, Appl. Phys. Lett. 82, 668 (2003)

25. S. I. Bozhevolnyi, V. S. Volkov, A. Boltasseva and K. Leosson: Local excitation of surface plasmon polaritons in random surface nanostructures, Optics Communications 223, 25 (2003)

24. K. Leosson, D. Birkedal, I. Magnusdottir, W. Langbein and J. M. Hvam: Homogeneous linewidth of self-assembled III-V quantum dots observed in single-dot photoluminescence, Physica E 17, 1 (2003)

23. Z. C. Xu, K. Leosson, D. Birkedal, J. M. Hvam, J. Sadowski, Z. Y. Zhao, X. S. Chen, Y. M. Liu and K. T. Yang: Effect of annealing on the structure and optical properties of InGaAs/GaAs quantum dots, Journal of Crystal Growth 251, 177 (2003)

22. Z. Xu, K. Leosson, D. Birkedal, V. Lyssenko, J. M. Hvam and J. Sadowski, InGaAs/GaAs quantum-dot-quantum-well heterostructure formed by submonolayer deposition, Nanotechnology, 14, 1259 (2003)

21. V. S. Volkov, S. I. Bozhevolnyi, K. Leosson and A. Boltasseva: Experimental studies of surface plasmon polariton band gap effect, Journal of Microscopy 210, 324 (2003)

20. K. Leosson, D. Birkedal, J.M. Hvam: Dephasing in self-organized InAlGaAs quantum dots, Physica Scripta T101, 143 (2002)

19. D. Birkedal, K. Leosson and J. M. Hvam: Long coherence times in self-assembled semiconductor quantum dots, Superlattices and Microstructures 31, 97 (2002)

18. S. I. Bozhevolnyi, V. S. Volkov and K. Leosson: Localization and waveguiding of surface plasmon polaritons in random nanostructures, Phys. Rev. Lett. 89, 186801 (2002)

17. D. Birkedal, K. Leosson, J.M. Hvam: Long-lived coherence in self-assembled quantum dots, Phys. Rev. Lett. 87, 227401 (2001)

16. S.I. Bozhevolnyi, V. Volkov, K. Leosson: Surface plasmon polariton propagation along a 90° bent line defect in a periodically corrugated metal surface, Optics Communications 196, 41 (2001)

15. S.I. Bozhevolnyi, V. Volkov, K. Leosson, A. Boltasseva: Bend loss in surface plasmon polariton band gap structures, Appl. Phys. Lett. 79, 1076 (2001)

14. S.I. Bozhevolnyi, V. Volkov, K. Leosson, J. Erland: Observation of surface plasmon polaritons along line defects in a periodically corrugated metal surface, Optics Letters 26, 734 (2001)

13. L.M. Smith, K. Leosson, J. Erland, J.R. Jensen, J.M. Hvam, V. Zwiller: Excited state dynamics in InAlGaAs/AlGaAs self-assembled quantum dots, phys. stat. sol. (b) 224, 447 (2001)

12. S.I. Bozhevolnyi, J. Erland, K. Leosson, P.M.W. Skovgaard, J.M. Hvam: Waveguiding in surface plasmon polariton band gap structures, Phys. Rev. Lett. 86, 3008 (2001)

11. K. Leosson, J.R. Jensen, J.M. Hvam and W. Langbein: Linewidth statistics of single InGaAs quantum dot photoluminescence lines, phys. stat. sol. (b) 221, 49 (2000)

10. W. Langbein, K. Leosson, J.R. Jensen, J.M. Hvam, R. Zimmermann: Instantaneous Rayleigh scattering from excitons localized in monolayer islands, Phys. Rev. B 61, R10555 (2000)

9. K. Leosson, W. Langbein, J.M. Hvam: Exciton localization and interface roughness in growth-interrupted GaAs/AlAs quantum wells, Phys. Rev. B 61, 10322 (2000)

8. H.P. Wagner, H.-P. Tranitz, H. Preis, W. Langbein, K. Leosson, J.M. Hvam: Exciton dephasing and biexciton binding in CdSe/ZnSe islands, Phys. Rev. B 60, (1999)

7. P. Yu, W. Langbein, K. Leosson, J.M. Hvam, N.N. Ledentsov, D. Bimberg, V.M. Ustinov, A.Yu. Egorov, A.E. Zhukov: Optical anisotropy in vertically coupled quantum dots, Phys. Rev. B 60, 16680 (1999)

6. H.P. Gislason, K. Leosson, H. Svavarsson, K. Saarinen, A. Mari: Lithium induced vacancy formation and its effect on the diffusivity of lithium in gallium arsenide, Materials Science Forum 258-263, 1813 (1997)

5. K. Leosson, H.P. Gislason: Low temperature intrinsic diffusion coefficient of Li in GaAs, Materials Science Forum 258-263, 1827 (1997)

4. K. Leosson, H.P. Gislason: Thermal and electrical behavior of Cu-related acceptors in Li- and H-passivated GaAs, Physica Scripta T69, 196 (1997)

3. K. Leosson, H.P. Gislason: Diffusivity and defect reactions of Li in GaAs, Phys. Rev. B 56, 9506 (1997)

2. K. Leosson, B.H. Yang, H.P. Gislason: Reactivation kinetics of lithium-passivated acceptors in GaAs, Materials Science Forum, 196-201, 1395 (1995)

1. H.P. Gislason, T. Egilsson, K. Leosson, B.H. Yang: Li-passivation and electric field reactivation of acceptors in GaAs, Phys. Rev. B 51, 9677 (1995)


Book chapter

K. Leosson, M.C. Gather, P.G. Hermannsson, A. Boltasseva, Long-range surface plasmon polariton waveguides and devices, in Plasmonics and Plasmonic Metamaterials: Analysis and Applications, G. Shvets and I. Tsukerman, eds. (World Scientific Publishing, Singapore, 2011)


Patent applications

8. System and method for performing laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy measurements on molten metal samples (WO/2023/037392, Gudmundsson, Leosson)

7. Method and apparatus for quantitative chemical analysis of liquid metals and alloys (WO/2022/117768, Gudmundsson, Leosson)

6. Non-immersive method and apparatus for quantitative analysis of liquid metals (WO/2020/239239, Gudmundsson, Matthiasson, Leosson)

5. Polarization-selective scattering antenna arrays based polarimeter (WO/2016/178740, Mueller, Leosson, Capasso)

4. Two-dimensional gel electrophoresis apparatus and method (WO/2012/107774, Jonsson, Gunnarsson, Gudmundsson, Thormar, Leosson, Estebeiro)

3. An optical system, an optical chip for an optical system and a method of using an optical chip for an analytical operation (WO/2007/077218, Bozhevolnyi, Thomsen, Leosson, Sørensen, Hansen, Williams)

2. Long range surface plasmon polariton modulator (WO/2004/023177, Bozhevolnyi, Nikolajsen, Kryger, Leosson, Salakhutdinov, Søndergaard, Skovgaard)

1. Surface plasmon polariton band gap structures (WO/2002/008810, Bozhevolnyi, Østergaard, Leosson, Skovgaard)