Mika Sillanpää

  • Puumiehenkuja 2, 02150 Espoo

19992020

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Artistic and research interests

Prof. Sillanpää has background in experimental superconducting nanoelectronics at milli-Kelvin temperatures. He has worked on Josephson junction quantum circuits and recently mostly on microwave optomechanics. Mika has developed low-noise amplification schemes based on microwave optomechanical concept, as well as carried out demonstrations in fundamental including quantum squeezing and entanglement of motion in micromechanical devices.

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Science (Technology), Engineering Physics

Master of Science (Technology), Engineering Physics

Keywords

  • NEMS group
  • Nanomechanical resonators
  • Superconducting junctions
  • Nanophysics
  • Nanofysiikka
  • Josephson junctions
  • O.V. Lounasmaa Laboratory

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Research Output

Nonreciprocal Transport Based on Cavity Floquet Modes in Optomechanics

Mercier De Lépinay, L., Ockeloen-Korppi, C. F., Malz, D. & Sillanpää, M. A., 10 Jul 2020, In : Physical Review Letters. 125, 2, 7 p., 023603.

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    Landau-Zener-Stückelberg Interference in a Multimode Electromechanical System in the Quantum Regime

    Kervinen, M., Ramírez-Muñoz, J., Välimaa, A. & Sillanpää, M., 2019, In : Physical Review Letters. 123, 24, p. 1-7 240401.

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    Realization of Directional Amplification in a Microwave Optomechanical Device

    Mercier de Lepinay, L., Damskägg, E., Ockeloen-Korppi, C. F. & Sillanpää, M. A., 12 Mar 2019, In : Physical Review Applied. 11, 3, p. 1-17 034027.

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    Sideband cooling of nearly degenerate micromechanical oscillators in a multimode optomechanical system

    Ockeloen-Korppi, C., Gely, M. F., Damskägg, E., Jenkins, M., Steele, G. & Sillanpää, M., 15 Feb 2019, In : Physical Review A. 99, 2, p. 1-6 6 p., 023826.

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  • 4 Citations (Scopus)
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    Counting the Quanta of Sound

    Mercier de Lepinay, L. & Sillanpää, M., 2018, In : Physics. 11, 3 p., 109.

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    Projects

    Microwave optomechanics with magnons

    Sillanpää, M., Wang, C. & Mishra, H.

    01/09/201931/08/2023

    Project: Academy of Finland: Other research funding

    Quantum mechanics of mechanics

    Sillanpää, M., Liu, Y. & Damskägg, E.

    01/09/201731/08/2021

    Project: Academy of Finland: Other research funding

    HOT: Hybrid Optomechanical Technologies

    Sillanpää, M.

    01/01/201731/12/2021

    Project: EU: Framework programmes funding

    CAVITYQPD: Cavity quantum phonon dynamics

    Sillanpää, M., Mercier de Lepinay, L., Ockeloen-Korppi, C., Brandt, M., Zhou, J., Santos, J. T., Välimaa, A., Kervinen, M., Tong, F., Mahato, S., Damskägg, E., Crump, W., Rissanen, I. & Förbom, W.

    20/11/201431/03/2021

    Project: EU: ERC grants

    Centre of Excellence in Low Temperature Quantum Phenomena and Devices

    Sillanpää, M.

    01/01/201531/01/2018

    Project: Academy of Finland: Other research funding

    Prizes

    ERC Consolidator Grant

    Mika Sillanpää (Recipient), 2013

    Prize: Award or honor granted for academic career

  • ERC Starting Grant

    Mika Sillanpää (Recipient), 2009

    Prize: Award or honor granted for academic career

    Väisälän palkinto

    Mika Sillanpää (Recipient), Dec 2015

    Prize: Award or honor granted for academic career

    Activities

    International Conference on Mesoscopic Transport and Quantum Coherence

    Mika Sillanpää (Chair)
    5 Aug 20178 Aug 2017

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesChair of conference, workshop, panel, session or tutorial

    Physics Days (Annual meeting of the Finnish Physical Society)

    Mika Sillanpää (Member)
    2017

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesMembership of a scientific or program committee of a conference or seminar

    Laure Mercier-De-Lepinay

    Mika Sillanpää (Host)
    1 Nov 20174 Nov 2017

    Activity: Hosting a visitor typesHosting a visitor

    Winter School on Physics of Small Quantum Systems

    Mika Sillanpää (Organiser)
    Jan 2015

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesMembership of an organizing committee or other positions of trust of a conference or a seminar

    Member of PhD defense committee, Chalmers University of Technology

    Mika Sillanpää (Examiner)
    2015

    Activity: Examination typesPre-examination of dissertation or acting as opponent to doctoral students

    Press / Media

    How real-life Schrödinger's cats probe the boundary of the quantum world

    Mika Sillanpää

    28/06/2018

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Media appearance

    Scientists Have Nearly Seen Quantum Entanglement With The Naked Eye

    Mika Sillanpää

    17/05/2018

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Media appearance

    ‘Spooky’ Quantum Phenomenon Experiment Could Solve A Physics Mystery

    Mika Sillanpää

    14/05/2018

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Media appearance

    ‘Spooky’ quantum phenomenon experiment could solve a physics mystery

    Mika Sillanpää

    10/05/2018

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Media appearance