Atomic Physics

Faculty of Engineering, LTH

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Recent publications


  1. G.Y. Zhao, M. Lian, Y.Y. Li, Z. Duan, S.M. Zhu, L. Mei, and S. Svanberg, Mobile Lidar System for Environmental Monitoring, Applied Optics 65, 1506 (2017).
  2. S.M. Zhu, E. Malmqvist, W.S. Li, S. Jansson, Y.Y. Li, Z. Duan, K. Svanberg1, H.Q. Feng, Z.W. Song, G.Y. Zhao, M. Brydegaard, and S. Svanberg, Insect Abundance over Chinese Rice Fields in Relation to Environmental Parameters, Studied with a Polarization-sensitive CW Near-IR Lidar System, Appl. Phys. B 123:211 (2017) DOI 10.1007/s00340-017-6784-x
  3. Z. Duan, T. Peng, S.M. Zhu,  M. Lian, Y.Y. Li, W. Fu, J.B. Xiong, S. Svanberg, Q.Z.Zhao, J.D. Hu and G.Y. Zhao, Optical Characterization of Chinese Hybrid Rice using Laser-Induced Fluorescence Techniques - Laboratory and Remote-Sensing Measurements, Submitted 2017.
  4. M. Lian, L.H. Shang, Z. Duan, G.Y. Zhao, Y.Y. Li, S.M. Zhu, G.L. Qiu, B. Meng, J. Sommar, X.B. Feng, and S. Svanberg, Lidar Mapping of Atmospheric Atomic Mercury in the Wanshan Area, China, Manuscript (2017).


  1. M. Brydegaard, A. Merdasa, A. Gebru, H. Jayaweera,  and S. Svanberg, Realistic Instrumentation Platform for Active and Passive Optical Remote Sensing, Appl. Spectroscopy, 70, 372  (2016)
  2. S. Svanberg, G.Y. Zhao, H. Zhang, J. Huang, M. Lian, T.Q. Li, S.M. Zhu, Y.Y. Li, Z. Duan, H.Y. Lin and K. Svanberg, Laser Spectroscopy Applied to Environmental, Ecological, Food Safety and Biomedical Research, Optics Express 24, A515 (2016).
  3. G.Y.  Zhao, Z. Duan, L. Ming, Y.Y. Li, R.P. Chen, J.D. Hu, S. Svanberg, and Y.L. Han, Reflectance and Fluorescence Characterization of Maize Species using Laboratory Measurements and Lidar Remote Sensing, Applied Optics 55, 5273 (2016).
  4. Y.Y. Li, H. Zhang, Z. Duan, M. Lian, G.Y. Zhao, X.H. Sun, J.D. Hu, L.N. Gao, H.Q. Feng, and S. Svanberg, Optical Characterization of Agricultural Pest Insects: A Methodological Study in the Spectral and Time Domains, Appl. Physics B, doi 10.10007/s00340-016-6485-x (2016).
  5. G.Y. Zhao, M. Ljungholm, E. Malmqvist, G. Bianco, L.A. Hansson, S. Svanberg, and M. Brydegaard, Inelastic Hyperspectral Lidar for Profiling Aquatic Ecosystems, Lasers & Photonics Rev. doi 10.1002/lpor.201600093 (2016).
  6. S.M. Zhu, Y.Y. Li, L.N. Gao, T.Q. Li, G.Y. Zhao, S. Svanberg, C.H. Lu, J.D. Hu, J.R. Huang and H.Q. Feng, Optical Remote Detection of Flying Chinese Agricultural Pest Insects using Dark-field Reflectance Measurements, Acta Sinica Entymologica 59, 1376-1385 (2016).


  1. S. Svanberg, Gas in Scattering Media Absorption Spectroscopy, in M. Sigrist (Ed)., Encyclopedia of Analytical Chemistry,  DOI: 10.1002/9780470027318.a9325 (John Wiley & Sons, 2014)
  2. G.Y. Zhao, X.X. Wu, M. Lian and S. Svanberg, Lidar Monitoring of Atmospheric Atomic Mercury and Sulfur Dioxide in Guangzhou, China, PIERS Proc. Guangzhou 2014, p. 2711-2714.
  3. M. Brydegaard, A. Gebru and S. Svanberg, Super Resolution Laser Radar with Blinking Atmospheric Particles – Application to Interacting Flying Insects, Progress Electromagnetic Res. 147, 141 (2014)


  1. I. Bargigia, A. Nevin, A. Farina, A. Pifferi, C. D’Andrea, M. Karlsson, P. Lundin, G. Somesfalean, and S. Svanberg, Diffuse Optical Techniques Applied to Wood Characterization, J. Near Infrared Spectr. 21, 259  (2013).
  2. C. Alisi, K. Barup, M.P. Bracciale, A. Broggi, F. Castgagnoli, G. Cecchi, C. Conti, J. Hällström, D. Lognoli, L. Palombi, V. Raimondi, M.L. Santrelli, A.R. Sprocati and S. Svanberg, A Spectroscopic Study of Ancient Roman Fresco Fragments from Casa di Augusto at the Palatino: Towards an on-site Multidisciplinary Project, in D. Saunders et al., eds, Lasers in the Conservation of Artworks IX (Archetype Publ. Ldt., London 2013) pp 132-139.
  3. L. Mei, G.Y. Zhao and S. Svanberg, Differential Absorption Lidar System Employed for Background Atomic Mercury Vertical Profiling in South China, Lasers Opt. Eng. 55, 128 (2013).
  4. M. Brydegaard, P. Samuelsson, M.V. Kudenov and S. Svanberg, On the Exploitation of Mid-Infrared Iridescence of Plumage for Remote Classification of Nocturnal Migrating Birds, App. Spectr. 67, 477 (2013).
  5. L. Mei, G. Somesfalean and S. Svanberg, Light Propagation in Porous Ceramics: Porosity and Optical Property Studies using Tunable Diode Laser Spectroscopy, Applied Physics A, DOI 10.1007/s00339-013-8137-x (2013).


  1. L. Mei, Z.G. Guan, H.J. Zhou, J. Lv, Z.R. Zhu, J.A. Cheng, F.J. Chen, C. Löfstedt, S. Svanberg, and G. Somesfalean, Agricultural Pest Monitoring using Fluorescence Lidar Techniques, Applied Physics B 106, 733 (2012).
  2. A. Runemark, M. Wellenreuther, H. Jayaweera, S. Svanberg and M. Brydegaard,  Rare Events in Remote Dark Field Spectroscopy: An Ecological Case study of Insects, IEEE JSTQE 18, 1573 (2012). 
  3. L. Mei, P. Lundin, M. Brydegaard, S.Y. Gong, D.S. Tang, G. Somesfalean, S. He, and S. Svanberg, Tea Classification and Quality Assessment using Laser Induced  Fluorescence Combined with Singular Value Decomposition, Appl. Optics 51, 803 (2012).
  4. X.T. Lou, C.T. Xu, S. Svanberg, and G. Somesfalean, Multi-mode diode laser correlation spectroscopy using gas-filled porous materials for pathlength enhancement, Applied Physics B 109, 453 (2012).
  5. X.T. Lou, G. Somesfalean, S. Svanberg, Z.G. Zhang, and S.H. Wu  Detection of Elemental Mercury by Multimode Diode Laser Correlation Spectroscopy, Optics Express 20, 4927 (2012).
  6. L. Mei, Z.G. Guan, G. Somesfalean and S. Svanberg, Fluorescence Monitoring of Vegetation: The Case of Chinese Tea – Lidar and Laboratory Studies, Proc. IRLC 26, Greece (2012).
  7. L. Mei, Z.G. Guan, G. Somesfalean and S. Svanberg, Laser-Induced Fluorescence Monitoring of Chinese Longjing Tea. Proc. SPIE  8531 85311T-85311T-5 (2012).
  8. L. Mei, P. Lundin, G. Somesfalean, J.D. Hu, S. Svanberg, G.Y. Zhao, J. Bood, M. Vrekoussis, and A. Papayannis, First Attempt to Monitor Atmospheric Glyoxal using Differential Absorption Lidar. Proc. SPIE 8534 853412-853412-6  (2012).


  1. P. Lundin, P. Samuelsson, S. Svanberg, A. Runemark, S. Åkesson, and M. Brydegaard, Remote Nocturnal Bird Classification by Spectroscopy in Extended Wavelength Ranges, Appl. Optics 50, 3396 (2011)
  2. P. Lundin, Z.G. Guan and S. Svanberg, Active feed-back regulation of a Michelson interferometer to achieve  zero-background absorption measurements, Applied Optics 50, 373 (2011)
  3. T. Svensson, E. Adolfsson, M. Lewander, C.T. Xu and S. Svanberg, Disordered, Strongly Scattering Porous Materials as Miniature Multi-pass Gas Cells, Phys. Rev. Lett. 107, 143901 (2011)
  4. M. Karlsson, P. Lundin, L. Cocola, G. Somesfalean, S. Svanberg, I. Bargigia, C. D´Andrea, A. Nevin, A. Farina, A. Pifferi, R. Cubeddu and M. Orlandi, Non-Invasive Optical Diagnosis of Gases in Wood, Shipwrecks 2011, Ed. M. Ek, ISBN 978-91-7501-142-4 (Vasa Museum, Stockhom 2011) p. 176
  5. P. Lundin, M. Brydegaard, L. Cocola, A. Runemark, S. Åkesson and S. Svanberg, Passive Unmanned Sky Spectroscopy for Remote Bird Classification, Proc. SPIE 8174, 81740J (2011) doi:10.1117/12.898468
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