Professor Artur Davoyan

Alumni - Academic Faculty, Visitor / Collaborator

Metamaterials, Photovoltaics



Artur is Assistant Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA). Previously, he was a Resnick Sustainability Institute and Kavli Nanoscience Institute postdoctoral fellow for the Atwater group from 2015-2018. Artur received his BS from Saratov State University, Russia (2007) and PhD from Australian National University (2011).

Available Publications


Quantifying the role of surface plasmon excitation and hot carrier transport in plasmonic devices

Giulia Tagliabue, Adam S. Jermyn, Ravishankar Sundararaman, Alex J. Welch, Joseph S. DuChene, Ragip Pala, Artur R. Davoyan, Prineha Narang and Harry A. Atwater
Nature Communications (2018) - Plasmonics

Materials challenges for the Starshot lightsail

Harry A. Atwater, Artur R. Davoyan, Ognjen Ilic, Deep Jariwala, Michelle C. Sherrott,
Cora M. Went, William S. Whitney and Joeson Wong
Nature Materials (2018) - Starshot

Optical magnetism in planar metamaterial heterostructures

Georgia T. Papadakis, Dagny Fleischman, Artur Davoyan, Pochi Yeh & Harry A. Atwater
Nature Communications (2018)

Dynamically controlled Purcell enhancement of visible spontaneous emission in a gated plasmonic heterostructure

Yu-Jung Lu, Ruzan Sokhoyan, Wen-Hui Cheng, Ghazaleh Kafaie Shirmanesh, Artur R. Davoyan,
Ragip A. Pala, Krishnan Thyagarajan & Harry A. Atwater
Nature Communications (2017) - Metamaterials Plasmonics