Multifunctional Optical Materials Group

Dr. Gabriel Lozano

gabriPostdoctoral Researcher. Physicist
Multifunctional Optical Materials Group
Institute of Materials Science of Sevilla
Spanish National Research Council
c/ Américo Vespucio, 49. 41092 – Sevilla
g.lozano(at)csic.es
tel: +34 954 489 552

Research Interests

Optical materials Optical modeling
– Self-assembled photonic crystals and multilayers
– Plasmonic crystals. Arrays of metallic scatterers
– Analytical calculations and numerical simulations
– Design and optimization of nanostructured optical materials and devices
Optical characterization Optoelectronic devices
– Light propagation in nanostructured materials and devices – Nanostructured illumination and photovoltaic devices
– Light coupling efficiency

Author Identifiers

ResearcherID: K-8842-2013
Scopus Author ID: 23035467200
ORCID ID: 0000-0002-0235-4924

Work Experience

– 04/2017–. Principal Investigator NANOPHOM project, MOM Group, Institute of Materials Science of Seville, Spanish National Research Council, Spain
– 01/2014–03/2017. Postdoctoral fellow, MOM Group, Institute of Materials Science of Seville, Spanish National Research Council, Spain
– 03/2011–12/2013. Postdoctoral fellow, Center for Nanophotonics, Institute for atomic and molecular physics (AMOLF), Amsterdam and Philips Research Laboratories, The Netherlands
– 01/2007–12/2010. PhD student, MOM Group, Institute of Materials Science of Seville, Spain
– 09/2006–12/2006. Research student, MOM Group, Institute of Materials Science of Seville, Spain
– 10/2005–06/2006. Research student, Physics Department, University of Cordoba, Spain

Education

– 01/2007–12/2010. PhD. degree, Physics, University of Sevilla, Spain
– 10/2006–12/2007. MSc. degree, Materials Science, University of Sevilla, Spain
– 10/2001–06/2006. BSc. degree, Physics, University of Cordoba, Spain

Awards

– 07/2016 Top cited article in Light: Science & Applications, Nature Publishing group and Chinese Academy of Sciences
– 07/2015 Top cited article in Light: Science & Applications, Nature Publishing group and Chinese Academy of Sciences
– 01/2014 Young Researcher award, Royal Academy of Science of Seville
– 01/2012 Extraordinary doctorate award in Science, University of Seville
– 12/2006 Extraordinary graduate award in Physics, University of Cordoba (2006)

Publications in ISI journals

(43) D. Geng, G. Lozano, M. E. Calvo, et al., Adv. Opt. Mater. 10.1002/adom.201700099
(42) J. M. Miranda-Muñoz, G. Lozano, H. Míguez, Adv. Opt. Mater. 10.1002/adom.201700025.
(41) M. Ramezani, G. Lozano, M. A. Verschuuren, J. Gómez Rivas, Phys. Rev. B 94, 125406 (2016).
(40) M. Anaya, J. P. Correa-Baena, G. Lozano et al., J. Mater. Chem. A 4, 11214 (2016). Inside-cover story.
(39) G. Lozano, S. R. K. Rodríguez, M. A. Verschuuren, J. Gómez Rivas, Light: Sci. App. 5, e16080 (2016).
(38) J. P. Correa-Baena, M. Anaya, G. Lozano et al., Adv. Mater. 28, 5031 (2016).
(37) J. M. Miranda-Muñoz, S. Carretero-Palacios, A. Jiménez-Solano, et al., J. Mater. Chem. A, 4, 1953 (2016).
(36) K. Guo, G. Lozano, M.A. Verschuuren and J. Gómez Rivas, J. Appl. Phys. 118, 073103 (2015).
(35) A. Jiménez-Solano, J. M. Delgado-Sánchez, M. E. Calvo, et al., Prog. Photovolt. Res. Appl., 23, 1785 (2015).
(34) W. Zhang, M. Anaya, G. Lozano et al., Nano Lett., 15, 1698 (2015). Highlighted in CE&N. Highlighted in Science.
(33) M. Anaya, G. Lozano, M. E. Calvo et al., J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 6, 48 (2015).
(32) C. López-López, S. Colodrero, A. Jimenez-Solano et al., Adv. Opt. Mater. 2, 879 (2014). Highlighted in the cover
(31) G. Lozano, G. Grzela, M. A. Verschuuren et al, Nanoscale 6, 9223 (2014).
(30) G. Lozano, T. Barten, G. Grzela and J. Gómez Rivas, New J. Phys. 16, 013040 (2014).
(29) G. Pirruccio, L. Martín Moreno, G. Lozano and J. Gómez Rivas, ACS Nano 7, 4810 (2013). Highlighted in Nat. Mater. 12, 688 (2013).
(28) G. Lozano, D. J. Louwers, S. R. K. Rodríguez, et al., Light: Sci. App. 2, e66 (2013). Highlighted in Nat. Photon. 7, 594 (2013) as a new direction in plasmonics.
(27) S. R. K. Rodríguez, O. T. A. Jansen, G. Lozano, et al., Opt. Lett. 38, 1238 (2013).
(26) G. Lozano, X. M. Bendaña, G. Pirruccio and J. Gómez Rivas, Opt. Express 21, 5636 (2013).
(25) S. Murai, M. A. Verschuuren, G. Lozano, et al., Opt. Express 21, 4250 (2013).
(24) J. M. Luque-Raigón, J. Halme, H. Míguez and G. Lozano, J. Opt. 15, 125719 (2013).
(23) S. Murai, M. A. Verschuuren, G. Lozano, et al., Opt. Mat. Express 2, 1111 (2012).
(22) G. Pirruccio, G. Lozano, Y. Zhang, et al., Phys. Rev. B 85, 165455 (2012).
(21) S. R. K. Rodríguez, G. Lozano, M. A. Verschuuren, et al., Appl. Phys. Lett. 100, 111103 (2012).
(20) N. Hidalgo, C. López López, G. Lozano, et al., Langmuir 28, 13777 (2012).
(19) M. E. Calvo, S. Colodrero, N. Hidalgo, et. al, Energy Environ. Sci. 4, 4800 (2011). Invited review.
(18) O. Sánchez Sobrado, G. Lozano, M. E. Calvo, Adv. Mater. 23, 2108 (2011). Highlighted in the cover.
(17) G. Lozano, J. Barrio, J. Lamela, et al., J. Appl. Phys. 109, 083514 (2011).
(16) M. Botey, J. Martorell, L. A. Dorado, et al., Opt. Express 18, 15682 (2010)
(15) G. Lozano, J. E. Mazzaferri, L. A. Dorado, et al., J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 27, 1394 (2010).
(14) O. Sánchez Sobrado, M. E. Calvo, N. Núñez, et al. Nanoscale 2, 936 (2010). Highlighted in the cover.
(13) G. Lozano, S. Colodrero, O. Caulier, et al., J. Phys. Chem. C 114, 3681 (2010).
(12) G. Lozano, F. J. Aparicio, I. Blaszczyk, et al., Chem. Mater. 22, 379 (2010).
(11) L. González García, G. Lozano, A. Barranco, et. al., J. Mater. Chem. 20, 6408 (2010).
(10) G. Lozano, L. A. Dorado, D. Shinca, et al., Langmuir 25, 12860 (2009).
(09) M. Botey, M. Maymo, A. Molinos Gómez, et al., Opt. Express 17, 12210 (2009).
(08) G. Lozano, L. A. Dorado, R. A. Depine, et al., J. Mater. Chem. 19, 185 (2009). Invited article. Highlighted in the cover.
(07) M. E. Calvo, O. Sánchez Sobrado, G. Lozano and H. Míguez, J. Mater. Chem. 19, 3144 (2009).
(06) L. A. Dorado, R. A. Depine, D. Shinca, et al., Phys. Rev. B 78, 075102 (2008).
(05) M. C. Fuertes, S. Colodrero, G. Lozano, et al. J. Phys. Chem. 112, 3157 (2008).
(04) G. Lozano and H. Míguez, Appl. Phys. Lett. 92, 091904 (2008).
(03) L. A. Dorado, R. A. Depine, G. Lozano and H. Míguez, Opt. Express 15, 17754 (2007).
(02) L. A. Dorado, R. A. Depine, G. Lozano and H. Míguez, Phys. Rev. B 76, 245103 (2007).
(01) G. Lozano and H. Míguez, Langmuir. 23, 9933 (2007).

Publications in scientific journals for non-specialists

(02) G. Lozano, Revista española de Física 28, 34 (2014).
(01) S. Murai, G. Lozano, S. R. K. Rodríguez, J. Gómez Rivas, SPIE Newsroom, 10.1117/2.1201409.005633 (2014).

Patents

(07) M. A. Verschuuren, G. Lozano, M. Lunz, K. Guo, Plasmonic white light source based on FRET coupled emitters. Presentada en la oficina europea de patentes el 02/06/2016. El propietario de la patente es Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V..
(06) M. A. Verschuuren, G. Lozano, J. Gómez Rivas, Spatial positioning of photon emitters in a plasmonic illumination device, WO2015EP61191. La patente se ha presentado en EEUU, Corea, Europa y China. El propietario de la patente es Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V.
(05) M. A. Verschuuren, M. Lunz, K. Guo, G. Lozano, Solid state illumination device based on non-radiative energy transfer, WO2015EP60821. La patente se ha presentado en EEUU, Taiwan, Corea, Europa y China. El propietario de la patente es Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V.
(04) M. A. Verschuuren, G. Lozano, J. Gómez Rivas, K. Guo, Plasmonic-based Illumination device, WO2015EP60719. El propietario de la patente es Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V.
(03) M. A. Verschuuren, S. R. K. Rodríguez, G. Lozano et al., Solid state illumination device having plasmonic antenna array for anisotropic emission, WO2015019229. La patente se ha presentado en EEUU, Corea, Japón y China. El propietario de la patente es Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V.
(02) M. A. Verschuuren, G. Lozano, J. Gómez Rivas et al., Enhanced emission from plasmonic coupled emitters for solid state lighting, WO2015019220. La patente se ha presentado en Europa, EEUU, Taiwan, Corea, Japón y China. El propietario de la patente es Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V.
(01) S. R. K. Rodríguez, J. Gómez Rivas, R. Balkenende, M. A. Verschuuren, G. Lozano, S. Murai, Illumination device, WO2012098487. La patente se ha presentado en China, India, Japón, Corea, EEUU y Europa. El propietario de la patente es Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V.

Invited presentations

(06) G. Lozano, “Nanoimprinted metallic arrays for highly directional light-emitting devices”, SPIE Photonics West, San Francisco, USA (2015).
(05) G. Lozano, F. E. Gálvez, M. C. López-López et al., “Optical materials by design for enhancing light harvesting in dye solar cells”, PIERS 2014, Guangzhou, China (2014).
(04) G. Lozano, “Metallic particle arrays for directional light-emitting devices”, Spanish conference on Nanophotonics (CEN), Santander, Spain (2014).
(03) G. Lozano, “Phosphor-converted LEDs shine brighter with plasmonics”, Energy Materials Nanotechnology (Spring meeting), Orlando, United States of America (2013).
(02) G. Lozano, “Plasmonics for beaming LED emission”, Nanomaterials for sustainable energy and protection of the environment, Al-Nanofunc meeting, Seville, Spain (2013).
(01) G. Lozano, S. R. K. Rodríguez, M. A. Verschuuren and J. Gómez Rivas, “Modified quantum rod emission by collective resonances in arrays of plasmonic particles”, META- Conference on Metamaterials, Photonic Crystals and Plasmonics, Paris, France (2012).

Book contributions

(02) Gabriel Lozano; Luis A Dorado; Ricardo A Depine; Hernán Míguez. “Interplay of order an disorder in the high-energy optical response of three dimensional photonic crystals”. Optical Properties of Photonic Structures: Interplay of Order and Disorder. CRC Press, 06/2012.
(01) Gabriel Lozano; Luis A Dorado; Ricardo A Depine; Hernán Míguez. “Modeling the optical response of 3D disordered structures using the Korringa-Kohn-Rostoker method”. Optical Properties of Photonic Structures: Interplay of Order and Disorder. CRC Press, 06/2012.

Thesis

G. Lozano, “Análisis del crecimiento y las propiedades ópticas en alta energía de cristales fotónicos coloidales”. University of Seville, December 2010)

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