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August 2022: I started my MSCA Postdoctoral Fellowship at LMU Munich in Alex Högele’s group.

March 2022: I was awarded a Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) Postdoctoral Fellowship from the European Commission. In my project 2DValley I will study opto-valleytronic moiré polaritons. For this project I will continue to stay at LMU Munich in Alex Högele’s group.

March 2022: Article about me in the MCQST Quantum Science Blog: https://www.mcqst.de/outreach-and-media/quantum-science-blog/farsane-tabataba-vakili.html

Credit: Christoph Hohmann, MCQST

March 2021: I was awarded an MCQST Distinguished Postdoc Fellowship.

December 2020: I received the Prix de thèse Physique des Ondes et de la Matière (PhOM) of the Graduate School of Physics of Université Paris-Saclay in the optics category.

November 2020: I joined the Nanophotonics Group of Prof. Alexander Högele at LMU Munich as a postdoc.

September 2020: I defended my PhD thesis at C2N, Université Paris-Saclay.

September 2020: Our article “Analysis of low-threshold optically pumped III-nitride microdisk lasers” was published in APL.

June 2020: Our article “Monolithic integration of ultraviolet microdisk lasers into photonic circuits in a III-nitride-on-silicon platform” was published in Optics Letters and chosen as Editor’s Pick.

December 2019: Our article “Demonstration of critical coupling in an active III-nitride microdisk photonic circuit on silicon” was published in Scientific Reports.

Scanning electron microscope image: Photonic Forest.

September 2019: My scanning electron microscope image “Photonic Forest” was chosen as one of 20 images of the CNRS “preuve par l’image” competition.

April 2019: Our article “III-nitride on silicon electrically injected microrings for nanophotonic circuits” was published in Optics Express.

November 2018: I received a Student Award at the International Workshop on Nitride Semiconductors (IWN) 2018 in Kanazawa, Japan.

Photo credit: Carl Diner, Fondation L’Oréal

October 2018: I was one of 30 recipients of the Bourse l’Oréal-UNESCO France 2018 with the aim of promoting careers for women in science. C2N news article.

August 2018: I received a Best Student Poster Award at ICPS 2018 – 34th International conference on the physics of semiconductors in Montpellier, France.

July 2018: Our article “Blue Microlasers Integrated on a Photonic Platform on Silicon” was published in ACS Photonics. C2N published a news story about this article.