This is the list of the journal publications since 2005. If you want to have access to all of our publications including conference papers (skipped in this list), you can visit → Google Scholar page.


143- J.-Y. Kim, J. Kim, J. Yoon, S. Hong, B. Neşeli, N. Kwon, J.-B. You, H. Yoon, H.-H. Park, and H. Kurt, “Deep neural network-based phase calibration in integrated optical phased arrays,” Sci. Rep. 13 (1), 19929 (2023).

142- J. Yoon, J.-Y. Kim, J. Kim, S. Hong, B. Neşeli, J. Park, H.-H. Park, and H. Kurt, “Cladding modulated silicon waveguide Bragg grating with TM-polarized light for optical true time delay line,” Applied Physics Letters 123 (19), (2023).

141- J. Yoon, J.-Y. Kim, J. Kim, H. Yoon, B. Neşeli, H.-H. Park, and H. Kurt, “Inverse design of Si-based high-performance vertical emitting metagrating coupler on 220 nm silicon-on-insulator platform ,” Photonics Research 11 (6), 897-905  (2023).

140- J. Yoon, H. Yoon, J.-Y. Kim, J. Kim, G. Kang, N.-H. Kwon, H. Kurt, and H.-H. Park , “Demonstration of high-accuracy 3D imaging using a Si optical phased array with a tunable radiator,” Optics Express 31 (6), 9935-9944 (2023).

139- J. Kim, B. Neşeli, J.-Y. Kim, J. Yoon, H. Yoon, H.-H. Park, H. Kurt, “Inverse design of an on-chip optical response predictor enabled by a deep neural network,” Optics Express 31 (2), 2049-2060 (2023).


138- B. Neşeli, H. Kurt, and M. Turduev, “Curved beam generation and its experimental realization by rectangular prism with asymmetric polynomial back surface,” Physica Scripta 98 (1), 015026 (2022).

137- H. Kocer, Y. Durna, H. Isik, M.C. Soydan, B. Khalichi, A. Ghobadi, H. Kurt, and E. Ozbay, “Uncovering the non-radiative thermal characteristics of a passive radiative cooler under real operating conditions,” Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics 56 (3), 035502 (2022).

136- J. Kim, J.-Y. Kim, J. Yoon, H. Yoon, H.-H. Park, and H. Kurt, “Experimental demonstration of inverse-designed silicon integrated photonic power splitters,” Nanophotonics 11 (20), 4581-4590 (2022).

135- I. Mahariq, I.H. Giden, S. Alboon, W.H.F. Aly, A. Youssef, and H. Kurt, “Investigation and analysis of acoustojets by spectral element method,” Mathematics 10 (17), 3145 (2022).

134- B. Neşeli, Y.A. Yilmaz, H. Kurt, and M. Turduev, “Inverse design of ultra-compact photonic gates for all-optical logic operations,” Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics 55 (21), 215107 (2022).

133- M. Ayik, H. Kurt, O.V. Minin, I.V. Minin, and M. Turduev, “Multi-Directional Cloak Design by All-Dielectric Unit-Cell Optimized Structure,” Nanomaterials 12 (23), 4194 (2022).


132- I.A. Atalay, Y.A. Yilmaz, F.C. Savas, and H. Kurt, “A Broad-Band Achromatic Polarization-Insensitive In-Plane Lens with High Focusing Efficiency,” ACS Photonics, 8, 2481–2488 (2021).

131- B.K. Yildırım, H. Kurt, M. Turduev, “Ultra-compact, high-numerical-aperture achromatic multilevel diffractive lens via metaheuristic approach,” Photonics Research 9 (10), 2095-2103 (2021).

130- N.S. Esmaeilzad, A.K. Demir, J. Hajivandi, H. Ciftpinar, R. Turan, H. Kurt, and A. Bek, “Nanosphere Concentrated Photovoltaics with Shape Control,” Advanced Optical Materials 9 (3), 2000943 (1-11) (2021).

129- L. Grineviciute, C. Babayigit, D. Gailevičius, M. Peckus, M. Turduev, T. Tolenis, M. Vengris, H. Kurt, and K. Staliunas, “Nanostructured Multilayer Coatings for Spatial Filtering,” Advanced Optical Materials, 9, 2001730 (1-7), (2021).

128- H. Kocer, H. Isik, Y. Durna, B. Khalichi, H. Kurt, and E. Ozbay, “Nano shell impact on Huygens’ metasurface dipolar resonances and optical response,” Journal of Optical Society of America B 38 (9), C127-C135 (2021).

127- A. B. Icli, A. M. Alpkilic, Y. A. Yilmaz, B. K. Yildirim, M. Turduev, and H Kurt, “Numerical and experimental demonstration of inverse designed low-index polarization-insensitive wavelength demultiplexer,” Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics 54 (50), 505102 (2021).


126- I.A. Atalay, H.A. Gunes, A.M. Alpkilic, and H. Kurt, “Multi-objective particle swarm optimization on ultra-thin silicon solar cells,” Journal of Optics, 49 (4), 446-454 (2020).

125- H. Kocer, Y. Durna, H. Kurt, E. Ozbay, “Dynamic beam splitter employing an all-dielectric metasurface based on an elastic substrate,” Optics Letters, 45(13), 3521-3524, (2020).

124- B. K. Yildirim, E. Bor, H. Kurt, M. Turduev, “Zones optimized multilevel diffractive lens for polarization-insensitive light focusing,” Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 53, 495109 (2020).

123- N. Abdullayeva, C. Tuc Altaf, A. Kumtepe, N. Yilmaz, O. Coskun, M. Sankir, H. Kurt, C. Celebi, A. Yanilmaz, and N. D. Sankir, “Zinc Oxide and Metal Halide Perovskite Nanostructures Having Tunable Morphologies Grown by Nanosecond Laser Ablation for Light-Emitting Devices,” ACS Applied Nano Materials, 3, 6, 5881–5897 (2020).

122- I. Mahariq, T. Abdeljawad, A. S. Karar, S. A. Alboon, H. Kurt, A. V. Maslov, “Photonic Nanojets and Whispering Gallery Modes in Smooth and Corrugated Micro-Cylinders under Point-Source Illumination,” Photonics 7 (3), 50, (2020).

121- M. C. Cakir, H. Kocer, Y. Durna, D. U. Yildirim, A. Ghobadi, H. Hajian, K. Aydin, H. Kurt, N. Saglam and E. Ozbay, “Unveiling the optical parameters of vanadium dioxide in the phase transition region: a hybrid modeling approach,” RSC Adv., 10, 29945-29955 (2020).

120- M. A. Gumus, O. Akcaalan, and H. Kurt, “Crossed chiral band approximation for wide-band self-collimation of light,” Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 53 (23), 23LT03 (2020).

119- E. Bor, U. G. Yasa, H. Kurt, M. Turduev, “Demonstration of carpet cloaking by an anisotropic zero refractive index medium,” Optics Letters 45(8), 2423-2426 (2020).

118- B. Neşeli, E. Bor, H. Kurt, M. Turduev, “Rainbow trapping in a tapered photonic crystal waveguide and its application in wavelength demultiplexing effect,” Journal of Optical Society of America B, 37(5), 1249-1256 (2020).

117- M. Tutgun, D. Yılmaz, A. Yeltik, M. Turduev, and H. Kurt, “Inverse Design of All-Dielectric Parallel-Plane Mirror Optical Resonator,” Photonics and Nanostructures-Fundamentals and Applications, 40, 100787, (2020).

116- T. Moein, D. Gailevičius, T. Katkus, S. H. Ng, S. Lundgaard, D. J. Moss, H. Kurt, V. Mizeikis, K. Staliūnas, M. Malinauskas, and S. Juodkazis, “Optically-Thin Broadband Graphene-Membrane Photodetector,” Nanomaterials 10 (3), 407 (2020).

115- C. T. Altaf, M. Faraji, A. Kumtepe, N. Abdullayeva, N. Yilmaz, E. Karagoz, H. Kurt, M. Sankir, N. D. Sankir, “Highly efficient 3D-ZnO nanosheet photoelectrodes for solar-driven water splitting: Chalcogenide nanoparticle sensitization and mathematical modeling,” Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 828, 154472 (2020).

114- Y. A. Yilmaz, A. M. Alpkilic, A. Yeltik, and H. Kurt, “Inverse design of efficient and compact 1× N wavelength demultiplexer,” Optics Communications 454, 124522 (2020).


113- N. Erim, M.N. Erim, H. Kurt, “An Optical Sensor Design Using Surface Modes of Low Symmetric Photonic Crystals”, IEEE Sensors Journal, 19(14), 5566-5571 (2019).

112- C. Babayiğit, H. Kurt, M. Turduev, “Active beam steering and afocal zooming by nematic liquid crystal infiltrated graded index photonic structures,” Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 52(32), 325103 (2019).

111- M. A. Gumus, M. Tutgun, D. Yilmaz, H. Kurt, “Reduced symmetric 2D photonic crystal cavity with wavelength tunability,” Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics (2019).

110- E. Bor, H. Kurt, M. Turduev, “Metaheuristic approach enabled mode order conversion in photonic crystals: numerical design and experimental realization,” Journal of Optics, 21(8), 085801 (2019).

109- N. Abdullayeva, C.T. Altaf, M. Mintas, A. Ozer, M. Sankir, H. Kurt, N.D. Sankir, “Investigation of Strain Effects on Photoelectrochemical Performance of Flexible ZnO Electrodes,” Scientific Reports, 9 (1), 11006 (2019).

108- M. N. Erim, N. Erim, and H Kurt, “Spectral splitting for an InGaP/GaAs parallel junction solar cell,” Applied Optics 58 (16), 4265-4270 (2019).

107- H. Kocer, A. Ozer, S. Butun, K. Wang, J. Wu, H. Kurt, K. Aydin, “Thermally Tuning Infrared Light Scattering Using Planar Layered Thin Films and Space Gradient Metasurface,” IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, 25 (3), 1-7 (2019).

106- A. Ozer, N. Yilmaz, H. Kocer, and H. Kurt, “Broadband asymmetric light transmission based on all-dielectric metasurfaces in the visible spectrum,” Journal of Optics 21 (5), 055104 (2019).

105- C. Babayiğit, A.S. Evren, E. Bor, H. Kurt, and M. Turduev, “Analytical, numerical, and experimental investigation of a Luneburg lens system for directional cloaking,” Physical Review A 99 (4), 043831 (2019).

104- N. Yilmaz, A. Ozer, A. Ozdemir, H. Kurt, “Rotationally tunable polarization-insensitive single and multifocal metasurface,” Journal of Optics, 21(4), 045105 (2019).

103- N. Yilmaz, A. Ozer, A. Ozdemir, H. Kurt, “Nano-hole based phase gradient metasurfaces for light manipulation,” Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 52, 205102 (2019).

102- L. Grineviciutea C. Babayigit, D. Gailevičius, E. Bor, M. Turduev V. Purlysc. T. Tolenisa H. Kurt, K. Staliunas, “Angular filtering by Bragg photonic microstructures fabricated by physical vapour deposition,” Applied Surface Science, 481, 353-359, 2019.

101- U.G. Yasa, Z.G. Figen, H. Kurt, “Photonic crystals based on aperiodic dielectric multilayers for optical filtering,” Journal of Optics 21 (4), 045101, (2019).


100- A. Ozer, H. Kocer, and H. Kurt, “Tunable optical behavior of infrared filters with phase change material.” Journal of Nanophotonics, 12( 4), (2018).

99- C. Babayigit, A. S. Evren, E. Bor, H. Kurt, and M. Turduev, “Analytical, numerical and experimental investigation of Luneburg lens system for directional cloaking,” Physical Review A, 99, 043831 (2018).

98-E. Bor, M. Turduev, U. G. Yasa, H. Kurt, and K. Staliunas, “Asymmetric light transmission effect based on an evolutionary optimized semi-Dirac cone dispersion photonic structure.” Physical Review B, 98(24), p.245112, (2018).

97- E. Bor,  C. Babayigit, H. Kurt, K. Staliunas, and M. Turduev, “Directional invisibility by genetic optimization.” Optics letters , 43(23), pp.5781-5784, (2018).

96- E. Bor, O. Alparslan, M. Turduev, Y. S. Hanay, H. Kurt, S. Arakawa and M. Murata, “Integrated silicon photonic device design by attractor selection mechanism based on artificial neural networks: optical coupler and asymmetric light transmitter.” Optics Express, 26(22), 29032-29044, (2018).

95- A. Özdemir, N. Yılmaz, S. A. Alboon, Y. Takashima and H. Kurt, “Analysis of the focusing crosstalk effects of broadband all-dielectric planar metasurface microlens arrays for ultra-compact optical device applications.” OSA Continuum, 1(2), pp.506-520, 2018.

94- M. Gumus, I. H. Giden, O. Akcaalan, M. Turduev and H. Kurt, “Enhanced superprism effect in symmetry reduced photonic crystals,” Applied Physics Letters, 113(13), p.131103, 2018.

93- A. Ozer, N. Yilmaz, H. Kocer and H. Kurt, “Polarization-insensitive beam splitters using all-dielectric phase gradient metasurfaces at visible wavelengths,” Optics Letters , 43(18), pp.4350-4353, 2018.

92- A. Ozer, H. Kocer and H. Kurt, “Broadband and polarization-independent asymmetric transmission of visible light through a three-dimensional trapezoidal metallic metasurface,” J. Optical Society of America B, 35(9), pp.2111-2117, 2018.

91- M. Turduev, E. Bor, C. Latifoglu, I.H. Giden, Y.S. Hanay and H. Kurt, “Ultracompact Photonic Structure Design for Strong Light Confinement and Coupling Into Nanowaveguide”, Journal of Lightwave Technology, 36(14), pp.2812-2819, 2018.

90- Z. Hayran, R. Herrero, M. Botey, H. Kurt and K. Staliunas, “Invisibility on demand based on a generalized Hilbert transform.” Physical Review A .98(1), p.013822, 2018.

89- M. Gumus, I.H. Giden and H. Kurt, “Broadband self-collimation in C2 symmetric photonic crystals”, Optics Letters, 43(11), pp.2555-2558, 2018.

88- D. Yilmaz, A. Yeltik and H. Kurt, “Highly controlled Bloch wave propagation in surfaces with broken symmetry,” Optics Letters, 43(11), pp.2660-2663, 2018.

87- U.G. Yasa, M. Turduev, I.H. Giden and H. Kurt, “Full utilization of semi-Dirac cones in photonics“, Physical Review B, 97(19), p.195131, 2018.

86- Z. Hayran, R. Herrero, M. Botey, H. Kurt and K. Staliunas, “All-dielectric self-cloaked structures,” ACS Photonics, 5(5), pp.2068-2073, 2018.

85- A. Özdemir, N. Yılmaz, S.A. Alboon, Y. Takashima, and H. Kurt, “Analysis of the focusing crosstalk effects of broadband all-dielectric planar metasurface microlens arrays for ultra-compact optical device applications,” OSA Continuum 1 (2), 506-520 (2018).

84- W.W. Ahmed, R. Herrero, M. Botey, Z. Hayran, H. Kurt and K. Staliunas, “Directionality Fields generated by a Local Hilbert Transform,” Phys. Rev. A, 97(3), p. 033824 , 2018.


83- D. Yilmaz, I.H. Giden, and H. Kurt, “Broadband direction-dependent transmission of light with photonic crystal heterostructure grating,” Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 51(2), 2017.

82- I. Mahariq, I.H. Giden, H. Kurt, O.V. Minin, and I.V. Minin, “Strong electromagnetic field localization near the surface of hemicylindrical particles,” Optical and Quantum Electronics, 49 (12), p.423, 2017.

81- A. Ozdemir, Z. Hayran, Y. Takashima, and H. Kurt, “Polarization independent high transmission large numerical aperture laser beam focusing and deflection by dielectric Huygens’ metasurfaces,” Optics Communications, 401, pp.46-53, 2017.

80- M. Turduev, E. Bor, and H. Kurt, “Design and analysis of all-dielectric subwavelength focusing flat lens,” Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 5(38), p.38LT02, 2017.

79- N. Eti, I. H. Giden, Z. Hayran, B. Rezaei, and H. Kurt, “Manipulation of photonic nanojet using liquid crystals for elliptical and circular core-shell variations,” Journal of Modern Optics, 64(15), pp.1566-1577,  2017.

78- U. G. Yasa, I.H. Giden, M. Turduev, and H. Kurt, “Polarization splitting phenomenon of photonic crystals constructed by two-fold rotationally symmetric unit-cells,” Journal of Optics, 19 (9), p.095005, 2017.

77- Z.Hayran, R. Herrero, M. Botey, H. Kurt, and K. Staliunas, “Selective optical cloaking via isotropic dielectric materials,” arXiv preprint arXiv:1708.00637, 2017.

76- Y. A. Yilmaz, S. E. Tandogan, Z. Hayran, I.H. Giden, M. Turduev, and H. Kurt, “Theoretical and experimental investigations of efficient light coupling with spatially varied all dielectric striped waveguides,” Journal of Applied Physics, 122 (3), p.033101, 2017.

75- M.Turduev, E. Bor and H. Kurt, “Photonic crystal based polarization insensitive flat lens.” Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 50(27), p.275105, 2017.

74- Z. Hayran, H. Kurt, and K. Staliunas, ” Rainbow trapping in a chirped three-dimensional photonic crystal,” Scientific Reports, 7(1), p.3046, 2017.

73- M.Turduev, I. H. Giden, C. Babayiğit, Z. Hayran, E. Bor, Ç. Boztuğ, H. Kurt, and K. Staliunas, “Mid-infrared T-shaped photonic crystal waveguide for optical refractive index sensing.” Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical , 245, pp.765-773, 2017.

72- U.G.Yasa, M. Turduev, I. H. Giden, and H. Kurt, “High extinction ratio polarization beam splitter design by low-symmetric photonic crystals.” Journal of Lightwave Technology, 35(9), pp.1677-1683, 2017.

71- B. Rezaei, I.H. Giden and H. Kurt, “Tuning light focusing with liquid crystal infiltrated graded index photonic crystals,” Optics Communications,  382, pp.28-35, 2017.


70- M. Turduev, Z. Hayran, H. Kurt, “Focusing of light beyond the diffraction limit by randomly distributed graded index photonic medium,” Journal of Applied Physics, 120 (24), p.243102, 2016.

69- N. Erim, M.N. Erim, D. Yılmaz, and H. Kurt, “Biosensing With Asymmetric High Refractive Index Contrast Gratings,” IEEE Sensors Journal, 16 (20), pp.7494-7499, 2016.

68- I. H. Giden, K. Dadashi, M. Botey, R. Herrero, K. Staliunas, and H. Kurt, “Asymmetric Light Transmission in PT-Symmetric Microring Resonators,” IEEE J. Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, 22(5), pp.1-6, 2016.

67- N. Eti and H. Kurt, “Model Analysis of Ridge and Rib Types of Silicon Waveguides With Void Compositions,” IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics, 52 (10), pp.1-7, 2016.

66- I. H. Giden, N. Eti, B. Rezaei, and H. Kurt, “Adaptive Graded Index Photonic Crystal Lens Design via Nematic Liquid Crystals,” IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics, 52 (10), pp.1-7, 2016.

65- E. Bor, M. Turduev, and H. Kurt, “Differential evolution algorithm based photonic structure design: numerical and experimental verification of subwavelength λ/5 focusing of light,” Scientifc Report, 6, p.30871, 2016.

64- I. Mahariq and H. Kurt, “Strong field enhancement of resonance modes in dielectric microcylinders,” J. Optical Society of America B, 33(4), pp.656-662, 2016.

63- I. Mahariq, V. N. Astratov, and H. Kurt, “Persistence of photonic nanojet formation under the deformation of circular boundary,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B, 33 (4), pp.535-542, 2016.

62- Z. Hayran, M. Turduev, M. Botey, R. Herrero, K. Staliunas, and H. Kurt, “Numerical and experimental demonstration of a wavelength demultiplexer design by point-defect cavity coupled to a tapered photonic crystal waveguide,” Optics Letters, 41 (1), pp.119-122, 2016.


61- I. H. Giden, B. Rezaei and H. Kurt, “Method of implementing graded index media by symmetry-reduced helical photonic structures,” JOSA B, 32 (10), pp.2153-2157, 2015.

60- I. Mahariq and H. Kurt, M. Kuzuoğlu, “Questioning degree of accuracy offered by the spectral6 element method in computational electromagnetics,” Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society Journal, 30 (7), 2015.

59- I. Mahariq and H. Kurt, “On-and off-optical-resonance dynamics of dielectric microcylinders under plane wave illumination,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B, 32, pp.1022-1030, 2015.

58- M. Turduev, I.H. Giden, and H. Kurt, “Design of flat lens-like graded index medium by photonic crystals: Exploring both low and high frequency regimes,” Optics Communications, 339, pp.22-33, 2015.

57- M. Turduev, M. Botey, I. H. Giden, R. Herrero, H. Kurt, E. Ozbay, and K. Staliunas, “Two-dimensional complex parity-time-symmetric photonic structures,” Physical Review A, 91(2), p.023825, 2015.

56- B. B. Oner, K. Ustun, H. Kurt, A. K. Okyay, and G. Turhan-Sayan, “Large bandwidth mode order converter by differential waveguides,” Opt. Express, 23, pp.3186-3195, 2015.

55- M. Can, B. Oner, and H. Kurt, “Polarization Independent Photonic Crystal Fabry-Perot Cavity, “IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, 27, pp.113-116, 2015.


54- (Invited) I. H. Giden, M. Turduev, and H. Kurt, “Reduced symmetry and analogy to chirality in periodic dielectric media,” J. European Optical Society Rapid Publication, 9, p.14045i, 2014.

53- I. Mahariq, M. Kuzuoglu, I. H. Tarman, and H. Kurt, “Photonic Nanojet Analysis by Spectral Element Method,” IEEE Photonics Journal, 6, p.6802714, 2014.

52- A. E. Serebryannikov, A. O. Cakmak, E. Colak, H. Caglayan, H. Kurt, and E. Ozbay, “Multiple slow waves and relevant transverse transmission and confinement in chirped photonic crystals,” Optics Express, 22 (18), pp.21806-21819, 2014.

51- K. Dadashi, H. Kurt, K. Üstün, and R. Esen, “Graded index optical microresonators: analytical and numerical analyses,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B, 31, pp.2239-2245, 2014.

50- B. B. Oner, M. G. Can, and H. Kurt, “Dual polarized broadband and all dielectric partial cloaking using stacked graded index structures,” Optics Express, 22, pp.20457-20462, 2014.

49- I. H. Giden, D. Yilmaz, M. Turduev, H. Kurt, E. Colak, E. Ozbay, “Theoretical and experimental investigations of asymmetric light transport in graded index photonic crystal waveguides,” Applied Physics Letters, 104 (3), p.031116, 2014.


48- N. Erim, I. Giden, M. Turduev, and H. Kurt, “Efficient mode-order conversion using a photonic crystal structure with low symmetry,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B, pp.3086-3094, 2013.

47- K. Ustun and H. Kurt, “Efficient and broadband guided wave one-way mode-order conversion with theoretical and numerical analysis,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B, pp.2992-2998, 2013.

46- (Invited) H. Kurt, “All-Dielectric Periodic Media Engineered for Slow Light Studies,”International Journal of Modern Physics B, 27, p.1330020, 2013.

45- M. G. Can, B. B. Oner, and H. Kurt, “Optical analysis of human eye using electromagnetic wave theory,” Journal of Biomedical Optics, 18, p.105006, 2013.

44- M.Turduev, I.H. Giden, H. Kurt, “Extraordinary wavelength dependence of selfcollimation effect inphotonic crystal with low structural symmetry,” Photonics and Nanostructures – Fundamentals and Applications, 2013.

43- M. Turduev, B. Oner, I. Giden, and H. Kurt, “Mode transformation using graded photonic crystals with axial asymmetry,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B, 30, pp.1569-1579, 2013.

42- B. Oner, M. Turduev, and H. Kurt, “High Efficiency Beam Bending using Graded Photonic Crystals,” Opt. Lett., 38(10), pp.1688-1690, 2013.

41- D. Yilmaz, I. H. Giden, M. Turduev, and H. Kurt, “Design of Wavelength Selective Medium by Graded Index Photonic Crystals,” IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics, 49, pp.477-484, 2013.

40- I. H. Giden, M. Turduev, and H. Kurt, “Broadband super-collimation with low-symmetric photonic crystal,” Photonics and Nanostructures – Fundamentals and Applications, 11, pp.132-7 138, 2013.

39- M. N. Erim, N. Erim, and H. Kurt, “Optical surface modes of photonic crystals for dualpolarization waveguide,” Photonics and Nanostructures – Fundamentals and Applications, 11, pp.123–131, 2013.

38- H. Kurtand D. Yilmaz, “Rainbow trapping using chirped all-dielectric periodic structures,” Applied Physics B Optics and Lasers, 110, pp.411-417, 2013.

37- B. B. Oner, M. Turduev, I. H. Giden, and H. Kurt, “Efficient mode converter design using asymmetric graded index photonic structures,” Optics Letters, 38, pp.220-222, 2013.


36- H. Kurt, B. Oner, M. Turduev, and I. Giden, “Modified Maxwell fish-eye approach for efficient coupler design by graded photonic crystals,”Opt. Express, 20, pp.22018-22033, 2012.

35- H. Kurt, D. Yilmaz, A. Akosman, and E. Ozbay, “Asymmetric light propagation in chirped photonic crystal waveguides,”Opt. Express, 20, pp.20635-20646, 2012.

34- K. Ustun and H. Kurt, “Slow light structure with enhanced delay-bandwidth product,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B, 29, pp.2403-2409, 2012.

33- A. E. Akosman, M. Mutlu, H. Kurt, E. Ozbay, “Dual-frequency division de-multiplexer based on cascaded photonic crystal waveguides”, Physica B: Condensed Matter, 407, pp.4043- 4047, 2012.

32- M. Turduev, I. Giden, and H. Kurt, “Modified annular photonic crystals with enhanced dispersion relations: polarization insensitive self-collimation and nanophotonic wire waveguide designs,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B, 29, pp.1589-1598, 2012.

31- H. Kurt, N. Erim, and K. Ustun, “Slow light based on optical surface modes of twodimensional photonic crystals,”J. Opt. Soc. Am. B, 29, 1pp.187-1193, 2012.

30- H. Kurt and M. Turduev, “Generation of a two-dimensional limited-diffraction beam with self-healing ability by annular-type photonic crystals,” Journal of Optical Society of America B, 29, pp.1245-1256, 2012.

29- H. Kurt, M. N. Erim, and N. Erim, “Various photonic crystal bio-sensor configurations based on optical surface modes,”Sensors and Actuators B, 165, pp.68-75, 2012.

28- H. Kurt, M. Turduev, and I. H. Giden, “Crescent shaped dielectric periodic structure for light manipulation,”Optics Express, 20, pp.7184-7194, 2012.

27- I. H. Giden and H. Kurt, “Modified annular photonic crystals for enhanced band gap properties and iso-frequency contour engineering,” Applied Optics, 51, pp.1287-1296, 2012.


26- H. Kurt, I. H. Giden, and D. S. Citrin, “Design of T-shaped nanophotonic wire waveguide for optical interconnection in H-tree network,”Optics Express, 19, pp.26827-26838, 2011.

25- K. Ustun and H. Kurt, “Compact coupling of light from conventional photonic wire to slow light waveguides”, Journal of Applied Physics, 110, p.113109, 2011.

24- A. E. Akosman, M. Mutlu, H. Kurt, and E. Ozbay, “Compact wavelength de-multiplexer design using slow light regime of photonic crystal waveguides,” Optics Express, 19, pp.24129-24138, 2011.

23- H. Kurt, “Manipulating wavelength-selective emission with heterogeneous photonic crystals,” Applied Optics, 50, pp.5256-5262, 2011.

22- H. Kurt, I. H. Giden, and K. Ustun, “Highly efficient and broadband light transmission in 90° nanophotonic wire waveguide bends,”Journal of Optical Society of America B, 28, pp.495-501, 2011.


21- H. Kurt, K. Ustun, and L. Ayas, “Study of different spectral regions and delay bandwidth relation in slow light photonic crystal waveguides,”Optics Express, 18, pp.26965-26977, 2010.

20- R. Hao, E. Cassan, H. Kurt, X. Le Roux, D. Marris-Morini, L. Vivien, D. Gao, and X. Zhang, “Novel kind of semi-slow light photonic crystal waveguides with large delaybandwidth product, ” IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett., 22, pp.844-846, 2010.

19- K. Ustun and H. Kurt, “Ultra slow light achievement in photonic crystals by merging coupled cavities with waveguides,” Optics Express, 18, pp.21155-21161, 2010.

18- R. Hao, E. Cassan,  H. Kurt, X. Le Roux, D. Marris-Morini, L. Vivien, H. Wu, Z. Zhou, and X. Zhang, “Novel slow light waveguide with controllable delay-bandwidth product and ultra-low dispersion,” Optics Express, 18, pp.5942-5950, 2010.


17- H. Kurt, “Bend free optical power transfer using photonic crystal waveguide arrays,”IEEE Journal of Lightwave Technology, 27, pp.1402-1407, (2009).

16- O. Cakmak, E. Colak, H. Caglayan, H. Kurt, and E. Ozbay, “High efficiency of graded index photonic crystal as an input coupler,” Journal of Applied Physics, 105, p.103708, (2009).

15- H. Kurt, “Limited-diffraction light propagation with axicon-shape photonic crystals,”Journal of Optical Society of America B, 26, pp.981-986, (2009).

14- H. Kurt, “The directional emission sensitivity of photonic crystal waveguides to air holes removal,”Applied Physics B; Optics and Lasers, 95, pp.341-344, (2009).

13- J. Feng, Y. Chen, J. Blair, H. Kurt, R. Hao, D. S. Citrin, C. J. Summers, and Z. Zhou, “Fabrication of annular photonic crystals by atomic layer deposition and sacrificial etching,” Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B, 22, pp.568-572, (2009).


12- H. Kurt, E. Colak, O. Cakmak, H. Caglayan, and E. Ozbay, “The focusing effect of graded index photonic crystals,”Applied Physics Letters, 93, p.171108 1-3, (2008).

11- H. Kurt, “Theoretical study of directional emission enhancement from photonic crystal waveguides with tapered exits,”IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, 20, pp.1682-1684, (2008).

10- H. Kurt and D. S. Citrin, “Reconfigurable multimode photonic-crystal waveguides,” Optics Express, 16, pp.11995-12001, (2008).

9- H. Kurt, H. Benisty, T. Melo, O. Khayam, and C. Cambournac, “Slow-light regime and critical coupling in highly multimode corrugated waveguides,”Journal of Optical Society of America B, 25, C1-C14, (2008).

8- H. Kurt, R. Hao, Y. Chen, J. Feng, J. Blair, C. Summers, D. S. Citrin, and Z. Zhou, “Design of annular photonic crystal slabs,”Optics Letters, 33, 1614-1616 (2008).


7- H. Kurt and D. S. Citrin, “A novel optical coupler design with graded-index photonic crystals,” IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, 19, 1532-1534 (2007).

6- H. Kurtand D. S. Citrin, “Graded index photonic crystals,” Optics Express, 15, 1240-1253 (2007).

5- H. Kurtand D. S. Citrin, “Photonic-crystal heterostructure waveguides,” IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics, 43, 78-84 (2007).


4- T. Hasek,H. Kurt, D. S. Citrin, and M. Koch, “Photonic crystals for fluid sensing in the subterahertz range,” Applied Physics Letters, 89, p.173508  (2006).


3- H. Kurt and D. S. Citrin, “Annular photonic crystals,” Optics Express, 13, pp.10316-10326 (2005).

2- H. Kurt and D. S. Citrin, “Coupled-resonator optical waveguide for biochemical sensing of nanoliter volumes of analyte in the terahertz region,” Applied Physics Letters, 87, 241119 (2005).

1- H. Kurtand D. S. Citrin, “Photonic crystals for biochemical sensing in the terahertz region,” Applied Physics Letters, 87, 41108 (2005).