Publications

Complete Publication List

Journal Publications


  1. T. Khudiyev, J. Clayton, E. Levy, N. Chocat, A. Gumennik, A. M. Stolyarov, J. Joannopoulos, and Y. Fink, “Electrostrictive all-fiber microelectromechanical systems”, Nat. Commun.8, 1435 (2017).
  2. A. Gumennik*, E. C. Levy *, B. Grena *, C. Hou, M. Rein,  A. Abouraddy, J. D. Joannopoulos, Y. Fink, “Confined in-fiber solidification and structural control of silicon and silicon-germanium microparticles”, PNAS 114, 7240 (2017).
  3. L. Wei, C. Hou, E. Levy, G. Lestoquoy, A. Gumennik, A. F. Abouraddy, J. D. Joannopoulos, and Y. Fink, “Optoelectronic Fibers via Selective Amplification of In-Fiber Capillary Instabilities”, Adv. Mater. 29, 1603033 (2017).
  4. M. Rein, E. Levy, A. Gumennik, A. F. Abouraddy, J. Joannopoulos, and Y. Fink, “Self-assembled fibre optoelectronics with discrete translational symmetry”, Nat. Commun. 7, 12807 (2016).
  5. S. Frishman, A. Gumennik, H. Ilan, Aharon J. Agranat, “A Bragg grating embedded in a slab waveguide fabricated by the implantation of high-energy light ions in KLTN substrate”, Appl. Phys. B 115, 143 (2014).
  6. A. Gumennik*, L. Wei * , G. Lestoquoy *, A. M. Stolyarov, X. Jia, P. H. Rekemeyer, M. J. Smith, X. Liang, B. J.-B. Grena, S. G. Johnson, S. Gradečak, A. F. Abouraddy, J. D. Joannopoulos, Y. Fink, “Silicon-in-Silica spheres via axial thermal gradient in-fibre capillary instabilities”, Nat. Commun. 4, 2216 (2013).
  7. A. Gumennik*, A. M. Stolyarov *, B. R. Schell *, C. Hou, G. Lestoquoy, F. Sorin, W. McDaniel, A. Rose, J. D. Joannopoulos, and Y. Fink, “All-in-fiber chemical sensing”, Adv. Mater.  24, 6005 (2012).
  8. A. M. Stolyarov *, A. Gumennik*, W. McDaniel, O. Shapira, B. Schell, F. Sorin , K. Kuriki, G. Benoit, A. Rose, J. D. Joannopoulos, and Y. Fink, "Enhanced chemiluminescent detection scheme for trace vapor sensing in pneumatically-tuned hollow core photonic bandgap fibers", Opt. Express 20, 12407 (2012).
  9. A. Gumennik, Y. Kurzweil-Segev, A. J. Agranat, “Electrooptical effects in glass forming liquids of dipolar nano-clusters embedded in a paraelectric environment”, Opt. Mater. Express 1, 332 (2011).
  10. H. Siman Tov, A. Gumennik, H. Ilan, and A. J. Agranat, “Construction of conducting and photoconducting 3D structures with submicron resolution in electrooptical substrates”, Appl. Phys. A 102, 45 (2011).
  11. A. Gumennik, G. Perepelitsa, A. Israel, and A. J. Agranat, “A tunable channel waveguide array fabricated by the implantations of He+ ions in an electrooptical KLTN substrate”, Optics Express 17, 6166 (2009).
  12. H. Ilan, A. Gumennik, G. Perepelitsa, A. Israel, and A. J. Agranat, “Construction of an optical wire imprinted in potassium lithium tantalate niobate by He+ implantation”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 92, 191101 (2008).
  13. A. Gumennik, H. Ilan, R. Fathei, A. Israel, A. J. Agranat, I. Shachar, and M. Hass, "Design methodology of refractive index engineering by implantation of high-energy particles in electro-optic materials", Appl. Opt. 46, 4132 (2007).
  14. H. Ilan, A. Gumennik, R. Fathei, A. J. Agranat, I. Shachar, and M. Hass, "Submerged waveguide constructed by the implantation of 12C ions in electrooptic crystals", Appl. Phys. Lett. 89, 241130 (2006).
  15. A. Gumennik, A. J. Agranat, I. Shachar, and M. Hass, "Thermal stability of a slab waveguide implemented by α particles implantation in potassium lithium tantalate niobate", Appl. Phys. Lett. 87, 251917 (2005).
Asterisk (*) denotes equally contributing authors.

Patent Applications


  1. A. Gumennik and A. Eltony, “Techniques of Additive Fabrication Using an Aspheric Lens and Related Systems and Methods”, Patent Application by Formlabs Inc. US20170036398 (2017).
  2. Y. Fink, A. F. Abouraddy, S. Gradecak, B. Grena, A. Gumennik, X. Jia, J. D. Joannopoulos, S. G. Johnson, G. R. Lestoquoy, X. Liang, P. H. Rekemeyer, M. J. Smith, A. M. Stolyarov, L. Wei,” Dynamic In-Fiber Particle Production With Precise Dimensional Control”, Patent Application by MIT US20140272411, US20150044463, WO2014160504A1 (2015).
  3. A. Gumennik, Y. Fink, B. J.-B. Grena, J. D. Joannopoulos, “High-Pressure In-Fiber Particle Production With Precise Dimensional Control”. Patent Application by MIT US20140272411(2014).
  4. A. Gumennik, A. M. Stolyarov, B. R. Schell, C. Hou, G. R. Lestoquoy, F. Sorin, W. R. McDaniel, Y. Fink, A. Rose, J. D. Joannopoulos “Fiber Sensor”. Patent Application by MIT  WO2014047660 A1, US20140212084(2013).

Invited Talks


  1. A. Gumennik, “From Macro to Nano …and Back: Functional fiber devices and systems for bio-synthetic interfacing and Internet of Things”, 3D Bioprinting Core Users Group Meeting, IU School of Medicine, IUPUI, IN, United States, Academic, Local (December 12, 2016).
  2. A. Gumennik, “From Macro to Nano …and Back: Functional fiber devices and systems for Internet of Things”, Mech E Seminar Series, Department of Mechanical Engineering, IUPUI, IN, United States, Local (January 17, 2017).

Conference Abstracts and Proceeding Papers


  1. A. Gumennik, E. Levy, B. Grena, C. Hou, M. Rein, A. Abouraddy, J. Joannopoulos, Y. Fink, “Si-Ge Micro-Spheres of Prescribed Morphology from In-Fiber Capillary Breakup and Controlled Crystallization”, oral presentation SM2.4.02 at 2017 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit (Material Research Society, 2017).
  2. A. Gumennik, L. Wei, G. Lestoquoy, A. M. Stolyarov, X. Jia, B. Grena, S. G. Johnson, A. F. Abouraddy, J. D. Joannopoulos, Y. Fink, “In-fiber capillary breakup as a generic method for silicon processing and device fabrication”, oral presentation A10.02 at 2015 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit (Material Research Society, 2015).
  3. A. Gumennik, B. Grena, E. Levy, L. Wei, C. Hou, T. Sarathi, A. Abouraddy, J. D. Joannopoulos, Y. Fink, “Extraordinary stress in silicon spheres via anomalous in-fiber expansion”, oral presentation A10.05 at 2015 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit (Material Research Society, 2015).
  4. M. ReinA. Gumennik, E. Levy, C. Hou, Y. Fink, “Self-Assembled Fiber Optoelectronic Devices through Selective In-Fiber Fluid Instabilities”, oral presentation V6.07 at 2015 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit (Material Research Society, 2015).
  5. L. Wei, A. M. Stolyarov, A. Gumennik, C. Hou, G. Lestoquoy, X. Jia, B. Grena, A. F. Abouraddy, J. D. Joannopoulos, and Y. Fink, “Recent progress in multimaterial fibers: From nanofabrication to novel device architectures,” (PIERS 2014, Guangzhou, China, 25-28 Aug., 2014), Session 3P9a.
  6. Y. Fink, A. F. Abouraddy, B. Grena, A. Gumennik, C. Hou, X. Jia, J. Joannopoulos, J. J. Kaufman, G. Lestoquoy, and L. Wei, "Opportunities in Multimaterial Fibers," in Workshop on Specialty Optical Fibers and their Applications, (Optical Society of America, 2013), paper F1.1.
  7. A. M. Stolyarov, L. Wei, A. Gumennik, O. Shapira, G. Lestoquoy, F. Sorin, B. R. Schell, C. Hou, W. McDaniel, A. Rose, J. Joannopoulos, and Y. Fink, "Multimaterial functional fibers," in Optical Fiber Communication Conference/National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference 2013, OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America, 2013), paper OTh1J.6.
  8. A. J. Agranat, A. Gumennik and H. Ilan, “Refractive index engineering by fast ion implantations: a generic method for constructing multi-components electro-optical circuits”, in Proc. SPIE 7604, (2010), 76040Y DOI:10.1117/12.841287.
  9. A. Gumennik, G. Perepelitsa, A. Israel and A. J. Agranat, “Refractive Index Engineering of a Tunable Channel Waveguide Array by the He+ implantation in an Electrooptic KLTN Substrate”, in The Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO)/The International Quantum Electronics Conference (IQEC) (Optical Society of America, Washington, DC, 2009), CTuEE4.
  10. H. Ilan, A. Gumennik, G. Perepelitsa, A. Israel and A. J. Agranat, “Channel Waveguide Formed by “One Shot” Implantation of He+ Ions”, in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies 2008 Technical Digest (Optical Society of America, Washington, DC, 2008), CTuS3.
  11. H. Ilan, A. Gumennik, R. Fathei, A. J. Agranat, "Submerged waveguide constructed by the implantation of 12C ions in electrooptic crystals", in Conference on Lasers and Electro Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies 2007 Technical Digest (Optical Society of America, Washington, DC, 2007), CMGG3.
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