Multifunctional Optical Materials Group

Elena Cabello Olmo


PhD Student. Physicist
Multifunctional Optical Materials Group
Institute of Materials Science of Sevilla
Spanish National Research Council
c/ Américo Vespucio, 49. 41092 – Sevilla
elena.cabello at
tel: +34 954 489 500 ext 909235

Research Interests

Photonic Architectures Optical modelling
– Optical multilayers
– Dielectric materials coupled to metallic nanostructures
– Analytical calculations and numerical simulations
– Design and optimization of optical structures
Characterization of Luminescent Materials
– Steady-state and time-resolved PL
– Absolute Quantum Yield

Author Identifiers

ResearcherID: M-2888-2018
ORCID ID: 0000-0002-3921-6605


Tamm Plasmons Directionally Enhance Rare-Earth Nanophosphor Emission
Dongling Geng.; Elena Cabello-Olmo.; Gabriel Lozano.; Hernán Míguez.
ACS Photonics,  2019, 6(3), pp. 634-641. DOI: 10.1021/acsphotonics.8b01407.

Photonic structuring improves the colour purity of rare-earth nanophosphors 
Dongling Geng.; Elena Cabello-Olmo.; Gabriel Lozano.; Hernán Míguez.
Materials Horizons. 2018. 4. DOI:10.1039/c8mh00123e.

Work Experience

– 11/2017– date. Research student, Multifunctional Optical Materials Group, Institute of Materials Science of Seville, Spain.


– 2018: III School on Light Sciences and Technologies, full Fellowship (International University Menéndez Pelayo).
– 2015 – 2016: ERASMUS Fellowship (Spanish Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport), funding of 3rd year of my physics studies at the University of Münster (Germany).



– 10/2018–07/2019.  MSc. Degree, Science and Technology of New Materials, University of Seville, Spain
– 10/2013–01/2018. BSc. degree, Physics, University of Seville, Spain