List of Publications of PD Dr. Boris Naydenov, ResearcherID: O-6649-2017

h-index of 26,more than 2200 citations (January 2017 from Web of Science)

h-index of 30, more than 3600 citations (January 2017 from Google scholar)

Where my name is underlined I am the corresponding author


F. Jelezko, J. Cai, M. B. Plenio, A. Retzker, B. Naydenov and I. Schwarz

Method for the hyperpolarization of nuclear spin in a diamond via long range interactions

Patent No. WO/2014/166883


  1. J. Forneris, S. Ditalia Tchernij, P. Traina, E. Moreva, N. Skukan, M. Jakšić, V. Grilj, L. Croin, G. Amato, I.P. Degiovanni, B. Naydenov, F. Jelezko, M. Genovese and P. Olivero

    Mapping the local spatial charge in defective diamond by means of NV sensors - A "self-diagnostic" concept

    arXiv:1706.07935 (2017)

  2. Q.-Y. Cao, Z.-J. Shu, P.-C. Yang, M. Yu, M.-S. Gong, J.-Y. He, R.-F. Hu, A. Retzker, M. B. Plenio, C. Müller, N. Tomek, B. Naydenov, L. P. McGuinness, F. Jelezko and J.-M. Cai

    Protecting quantum spin coherence of nanodiamonds in living cells

    arXiv:1710.10744 (2017)

  3. I. Schwartz, J. Scheuer, B. Tratzmiller, S. Müller, Q. Chen, I. Dhand, Z. Wang, C. Müller, B. Naydenov, F. Jelezko and M. B. Plenio

    Pulsed polarisation for robust DNP

    arXiv:1710.01508 (2017)

  4. P. Fernández-Acebal, O. Rosolio, J. Scheuer, C. Müller, S. Müller, S. Schmitt, L. P. McGuinness, I. Schwarz, Q. Chen, A. Retzker, B. Naydenov, F. Jelezko and M. B. Plenio

    Towards hyperpolarization of oil molecules via nitrogen-vacancy centers in diamond

    arXiv:1708.02427 (2017)

Papers in peer reviewed journals

  1. Y. Hovav, B. Naydenov, F. Jelezko and N. Bar-Gill

    Low field nuclear polarization using Nitrogen Vacancy centers in diamonds

    Accepted in Phys. Rev. Lett.

  2. Z. Shu, Z. Zhang, Q. Cao, P. Yang, M. B. Plenio, C. Müller, J. Lang, N. Tomek, B. Naydenov, L. P. McGuinness, F. Jelezko, and Jianming Cai

    Unambiguous nuclear spin detection using an engineered quantum sensing sequence

    Phys. Rev. A 96, 051402(R) (2017)

  3. J. Scheuer, I. Schwartz, S. Müller, Q. Chen, I. Dhand, M. B. Plenio, B. Naydenov and F.


    Robust techniques for polarization and detection of nuclear spin ensembles

    Phys. Rev. B 96, 174436 (2017)

  4. F. Frank, T. Unden, J. Zoller, R. S. Said, T. Calarco, S. Montangero, B. Naydenov and F. Jelezko

    Autonomous Calibration of Single Spin Qubit Operations

    nPJ Quantum Information 3, 48 (2017)

  5. S. Schmitt, T. Gefen, F. M. Stürner, T. Unden, G. Wolff, C. Müller, J. Scheuer, B. Naydenov, M. Markham, S. Pezzagna, J. Meijer, I. Schwarz, M. Plenio, A. Retzker, L. P. McGuinness1, F. Jelezko

    Sub-millihertz magnetic spectroscopy performed with a nanoscale quantum

    Science, 356, 832 (2017).

  6. W. Liu, B. Naydenov, S. Chakrabortty, B. Wuensch, K. Hübner, S. Ritz, H. Cölfen, H. Barth, K. Koynov, H. Qi, R. Leiter, R. Reuter, J. Wrachtrup, F. Boldt, J. Scheuer, U. Kaiser, M. Sison, T. Lasser, P. Tinnefeld, F. Jelezko, P. Walther, Y. Wu and T. Weil

    Nano Letters, 16, 6236 (2016)

  7. T. Unden, P. Balasubramanian, D. Louzon, Y. Vinkler, M. B. Plenio, M. Markham, D. Twitchen, A. Stacey, I. Lovchinsky, A. O. Sushkov, M. D. Lukin, A. Retzker, B. Naydenov, L. P. McGuinness, and Fedor Jelezko

    Quantum Metrology Enhanced by Repetitive Quantum Error Correction

    Phys. Rev. Lett. 116, 230502 (2016)

  8. F. F. de Oliveira, S. Ali Momenzadeh, D. Antonov, J. Scharpf, C. Osterkamp, B. Naydenov, F. Jelezko, A. Denisenko, and J. Wrachtrup

    Toward Optimized Surface δ‐Profiles of Nitrogen-Vacancy Centers Activated by Helium Irradiation in Diamond

    Nano Lett. 16, 2228 (2016)

  9. N. Felgen, B. Naydenov, S. Turner, F. Jelezko, J. Peter Reithmaier and C. Popov

    Incorporation and study of SiV centers in diamond nanopillars

    Diamond and Related Materials 64, 64 (2016)

  10. J. Scheuer, I. Schwartz, Q. Chen, D. Schulze-Sünninghausen, P. Carl, P. Höfer, A. Retzker, H. Sumiya, J. Isoya, B. Luy, M. B Plenio, B. Naydenov and Fedor Jelezko

    Optically induced dynamic nuclear spin polarisation in diamond

    New J. Phys. 18, 013040 (2016)

  11. O. Lehtinen, B. Naydenov, P. Börner, K. Melentjevic, C. Müller, L. P. McGuinness, S. Pezzagna, J. Meijer, U. Kaiser, and Fedor Jelezko

    Molecular dynamics simulations of shallow nitrogen and silicon implantation into diamond

    Phy. Rev. B 93, 035202 (2016)

  12. J. Scheuer, A. Stark, M. Kost, M. B. Plenio, B. Naydenov and F. Jelezko

    Accelerated 2D magnetic resonance spectroscopy of single spins using matrix completion

    Scientific Reports 5, 17728 (2015)

  13. Y. Wu, A. Ermakova, W. Liu, G. Pramanik , T Minh Vu, A. Kurz , L. McGuinness, B. Naydenov, S. Hafner, R. Reuter, J. Wrachtrup, J. Isoya, C. Förtsch, H. Barth, T. Simmet, F. Jelezko, and T. Weil

    Programmable Biopolymers for Advancing Biomedical Applications of Fluorescent Nanodiamonds

    Advanced Functional Materials 25, 6576 (2015)

  14. T. Zhang, A. Neumann, J. Lindlau, Y. Wu, G. Pramanik, B. Naydenov, F. Jelezko, F. Schüder, S. Huber, M. Huber, F. Stehr, A. Hoegele, T. Weil and T. Liedl

    DNA-based self-assembly of fluorescent nanodiamonds

    Journal of the American Chemical Society 137, 9776 (2015)

  15. T. Iwasaki, F. Ishibashi, Y. Miyamoto, Y. Doi, S. Kobayashi, T. Miyazaki, K. Tahara, K. Jahnke, L. Rogers, B. Naydenov, F. Jelezko, S. Yamasaki, S. Nagamachi, T. Inubushi, N. Mizuochi and M. Hatano

    Germanium-Vacancy Single Color Centers in Diamond

    Scientific Reports 5, 12882 (2015)

  16. C. Osterkamp, J. Lang, J. Scharpf, C. Müller, L. P. McGuinness, T. Diemant, R. J. Behm, B. Naydenov and F. Jelezko

    Stabilizing shallow color centers in diamond created by nitrogen delta-doping using SF6 plasma treatment

    Appl. Phys. Lett. 106, 113109 (2015).

  17. Y. Romach, C. Müller, T. Unden, L. J. Rogers, T. Isoda, K. M. Itoh, M. Markham, A. Stacey, J. Meijer, S. Pezzagna, B. Naydenov, L. P. McGuinness, N. Bar-Gill and F. Jelezko

    Spectroscopy of Surface-Induced Noise Using Shallow Spins in Diamond

    Phys. Rev. Lett. 114, 017601 (2015).

  18. S. Tamura, G. Koike, A. Komatsubara, T. Teraji, S. Onoda, L. P. McGuinness, L. Rogers, B. Naydenov, E. Wu, L. Yan, F. Jelezko, T. Ohshima, J. Isoya, T. Shinada and T. Tanii

    Array of Bright Silicon-Vacancy Centers in Diamond Fabricated by Low-Energy Focused Ion Beam Implantation

    Applied Physics Express 7, 115201 (2014).

  19. A. Häußler, P. Heller, L. P. McGuinness, B. Naydenov and F. Jelezko

    Optical depth-localization of Nitrogen-vacancy-centers in diamond with nanometer accuracy

    Optics Express 22, 29986 (2014).

  20. J. Scheuer, X. Kong, R. S. Said, J. Chen, A. Kurz, L. Marseglia, J. Du, P. R. Hemmer, S. Montangero, T. Calarco, B. Naydenov and F. Jelezko

    Precise qubit control beyond the rotating wave approximation

    New J. Phys. 16, 093022 (2014).

  21. T. Yamamoto, S. Onoda, T. Ohshima, T. Teraji, K. Watanabe, S. Koizumi, T. Umeda, L. P. McGuinness, C. Müller, B. Naydenov, F. Dolde, H. Fedder, J. Honert, M. L. Markham, D. J. Twitchen, J. Wrachtrup, F. Jelezko, and J. Isoya

    Isotopic identification of engineered nitrogen-vacancy spin qubits in ultrapure diamond

    Phys. Rev. B 90, 081117(R) (2014).

  22. L. J. Rogers, K. D. Jahnke, T. Teraji, L. Marseglia, C. Müller, B. Naydenov, H. Schauffert, C. Kranz, J. Isoya, L. P. McGuinness, and F. Jelezko

    Multiple intrinsically identical single photon emitters in the solid-state

    Nature Comm., 5, 4739 (2014).

  23. C. Müller, X. Kong, J.-M. Cai, K. Melentijević, A. Stacey, M. Markham, D. Twitchen, J. Isoya, S. Pezzagna, J. Meijer, J.F. Du, M. B. Plenio, B. Naydenov, L. P. McGuinness, F. Jelezko

    Nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy and imaging with single spin sensitivity

    Nature Comm., 5, 4703 (2014).

  24. P. London, P. Balasubramanian, B. Naydenov, L. P. McGuinness, and F. Jelezko

    Strong driving of a single spin using arbitrarily polarized fields

    Phys. Rev. A 90, 012302 (2014)

  25. F. Dolde, M. W. Doherty, J. Michl, I. Jakobi, B. Naydenov, S. Pezzagna, J. Meijer, P. Neumann, F. Jelezko, N. B. Manson, and J. Wrachtrup

    Nanoscale detection of a single fundamental charge in ambient conditions using the NV - center in diamond

    Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 097603 (2014).

  26. F. Dolde, V. Bergholm, Y. Wang, I. Jakobi, B. Naydenov, S. Pezzagna, J. Meijer, F. Jelezko, P. Neumann, T. Schulte-Herbrüggen, J. Biamonte, and J. Wrachtrup

    High fidelity spin entanglement using optimal control

    Nature Comm. 5, 3371 (2014).

  27. T. Yamamoto, C. Müller, L.P. McGuinness, T. Teraji, B. Naydenov, S. Onoda, T. Ohshima, J. Wrachtrup, F. Jelezko and Junichi Isoya

    Strongly coupled diamond spin qubits by molecular nitrogen implantation

    Phys. Rev. B 88, 201201(R) (2013).

  28. C. Osterkamp, J. Scharpf, S. Pezzagna, J. Meijer, T. Diemant, R. J. Behm, B. Naydenov and F. Jelezko

    Increasing the creation yield of shallow single defects in diamond by surface plasma treatment

    Appl. Phys. Lett. 103, 193118 (2013).

  29. T. Yamamoto, T. Umeda, K. Watanabe, S. Onoda, M. L. Markham, D. J. Twitchen, B. Naydenov, L. P. McGuinness, T. Teraji, S. Koizumi, F. Dolde, H. Fedder, J. Honert, J. Wrachtrup, T. Ohshima, F. Jelezko, and J. Isoya

    Extending spin coherence times of diamond qubits by high-temperature annealing

    Phys. Rev. B 88, 075206 (2013).

  30. P. London, J. Scheuer, J.-M. Cai, I. Schwarz, A. Retzker, M. B. Plenio, M. Katagiri, T. Teraji, S. Koizumi, J. Isoya, R. Fischer, L. P. McGuinness, B. Naydenov, and F. Jelezko

    Detecting and polarizing nuclear spins with double resonance on a single electron spin

    Phys. Rev. Lett. 111, 067601 (2013).

  31. A. Ermakova, G. Pramanik, J.-M. Cai, G. Algara-Siller, U. Kaiser, T. Weil, Y.-K. Tzeng, H. C. Chang, L. P. McGuinness, M. B. Plenio, B. Naydenov, and F. Jelezko

    Detection of a Few Metallo-Protein Molecules Using Color Centers in Nanodiamonds

    Nano Letters 13, 3305 (2013).

  32. F. Shi, Q. Zhang, B. Naydenov, F. Jelezko, J. Du, F. Reinhard, and J. Wrachtrup

    Quantum logic readout and cooling of a single dark electron spin

    Phys. Rev. B 87, 195414 (2013).

  33. F. Dolde, I. Jakobi, B.Naydenov, N. Zhao, S. Pezzagna, C. Trautmann, J. Meijer, P. Neumann, F. Jelezko and J. Wrachtrup

    Room temperature entanglement between single defect spins in diamond

    Nature Physics, 9, 139 (2013).

  34. K. Beha, H. Fedder, M. Wolfer, M. C. Becker, P. Siyushev, M. Jamali, A. Batalov, C. Hinz, J. Hees, L. Kirste, H. Obloh, E. Gheeraert, B. Naydenov, I. Jakobi, F. Dolde, S. Pezzagna, D. Twittchen, M. Markham, D. Dregely, H. Giessen, J. Meijer, F. Jelezko, C. E. Nebel, R. Bratschitsch, A. Leitenstorfer and J. Wrachtrup

    Diamond nanophotonics

    Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 3, 895 (2012).

  35. J-M. Cai, B. Naydenov, R. Pfeiffer, L.P. McGuinness, K.D. Jahnke, F. Jelezko, M.B. Plenio and A. Retzker

    Robust dynamical decoupling with concatenated continuous driving

    New J. Phys. 14, 113023 (2012).

  36. K. D. Jahnke, B. Naydenov, T. Teraji, S. Koizumi, T. Umeda, J. Isoya, and F. Jelezko

    Long coherence time of spin qubits in 12C enriched polycrystalline chemical vapor deposition diamond

    Appl. Phys. Lett. 101, 012405 (2012).

  37. F. Reinhard, F. Shi, N. Zhao, F. Rempp, B. Naydenov, J. Meijer, L. T. Hall, L. Hollenberg, J. Du, R.-B. Liu and J.Wrachtrup

    Tuning a Spin Bath through the Quantum-Classical Transition

    Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 200402 (2012).

  38. B. Grotz, M. Hauf, M. Dankerl, B. Naydenov, S. Pezzagna, J. Meijer,F. Jelezko, J. Wrachtrup, M. Stutzmann, F. Reinhard and J.A. Garrido

    Charge state manipulation of qubits in diamond

    Nature Communications 3, 729 (2012).

  39. S. Pezzagna, D. Rogalla, H.-W. Becker, I. Jakobi, F. Dolde, B. Naydenov, J. Wrachtrup, F. Jelezko, C. Trautmann and J. Meijer

    Creation of colour centres in diamond by collimated ion-implantation through nano-channels in mica

    Phys. Status Solidi A 208, 2017 (2011).

  40. B. Grotz, J. Beck, P. Neumann, B. Naydenov, R. Reuter, F. Reinhard, F. Jelezko, K. Wrachtrup, D. Schweinfurth, B. Sarkar and P. Hemmer

    Sensing external spins with nitrogen-vacancy diamond

    New J. Phys. 13, 055004 (2011).

  41. L. Marseglia, J.P. Hadden, A.C. Stanley-Clarke, J.P. Harrison, B. Patton, Y-L.D. Ho, B. Naydenov, F. Jelezko, J. Meijer, P.R. Dolan, J.M. Smith, J.G. Rarity and J.L. O'Brien

    Nanofabricated solid immersion lenses registered to single emitters in diamond

    App. Phys. Lett. 98, 133107 (2011).

  42. M.V. Hauf, B. Grotz, B. Naydenov, M. Dankerl, S. Pezzagna, J. Meijer, F. Jelezko, J. Wrachtrup, M. Stutzmann, F. Reinhard, J.A. Garrido

    Chemical control of the charge state of nitrogen-vacancy centers in diamond

    Phys. Rev. B 83, 081304 (2011).

  43. B. Naydenov, F. Dolde, L.T. Hall, C. Shin, H. Fedder, L.C.L. Hollenberg, F. Jelezko and J. Wrachtrup

    Dynamical Decoupling of a single electron spin at room temperature

    Phys. Rev. B 83, 081201 (2011).

  44. B. Naydenov, F. Reinhard, A. Lämmle, V. Richter, Rafi Kalish, U. F. S. D’Haenens-Johansson, M. Newton, F. Jelezko, and J. Wrachtrup

    Increasing the coherence time of single electron spins in diamond by high temperature annealing

    Appl. Phys. Lett. 97, 242511 (2010).

  45. S. Pezzagna, B. Naydenov, F. Jelezko, J. Wrachtrup and J. Meijer

    Creation efficiency of nitrogen-vacancy centres in diamond

    New J. Phys. 12, 065017 (2010).

  46. S. Steinert, F. Dolde, P. Neumann, A. Aird, B. Naydenov, G. Balasubramanian, F. Jelezko, and J. Wrachtrup

    High sensitivity magnetic imaging using an array of spins in diamond

    Rev. Sci. Instrum. 81, 043705 (2010).

  47. S. Pezzagna, D. Wildanger, P. Mazarov, A. D. Wieck, Y. Sarov, I. Rangelow, B. Naydenov, F. Jelezko, S. W. Hell, and J. Meijer

    Nanoscale Engineering and Optical Addressing of Single Spins in Diamond

    Small 6, 2117 (2010).

  48. P. Neumann, R. Kolesov, B. Naydenov, J. Beck, F. Rempp, M. Steiner, V. Jacques, G. Balasubramanian, M. L. Markham, D. J. Twitchen, S. Pezzagna, J. Meijer, J. Twamley, F. Jelezko and J. Wrachtrup

    Quantum register based on coupled electron spins in a room-temperature solid

    Nat. Phys. 6, 249 (2010).

  49. B. Naydenov, V. Richter, J. Beck, M. Steiner, P. Neumann, G. Balasubramanian, J. Achard, F. Jelezko, J. Wrachtrup, and R. Kalish

    Enhanced generation of single optically active spins in diamond by ion implantation

    Appl. Phys. Lett. 96, 163108 (2010).

  50. B. Naydenov, R. Kolesov, A. Batalov, J. Meijer, S. Pezzagna, D. Rogalla, F. Jelezko, and J. Wrachtrup

    Engineering single photon emitters by ion implantation in diamond

    Appl. Phys. Lett. 95, 181109 (2009).

  51. J. Tisler, G. Balasubramanian, B. Naydenov, R. Kolesov, B. Grotz, R. Reuter, J.-P. Boudou, P. A. Curmi, M. Sennour, A. Thorel, M. Borsch K. Aulenbacher, R. Erdmann, P. R. Hemmer, F. Jelezko, and J. Wrachtrup

    Fluorescence and Spin Properties of Defects in Single Digit Nanodiamonds

    ACS Nano 3, 1959 (2009).

    PhD Thesis

  1. B. Naydenov, J. Mende, W. Harneit and M. Mehring

    Entanglement in P@C60 encapsulated in a solid state matrix

    phys. stat. sol. (b) 245, 3879 (2008).

  2. W. Harneit, K. Huebener, B. Naydenov, S. Schaefer, and M. Scheloske

    N@C60 quantum bit engineering

    phys. stat. sol. (b) 244, 3879 (2007).

  3. M. Scheloske, B. Naydenov, C. Meyer, and W. Harneit

    Synthesis and Modification of Phosphorus in C60 -Fullerenes

    Israel J. Chem., 46, 407 (2007).\_46\_4\_407

  4. B. Naydenov, Ch. Spudat, M. Scheloske, H. I. Süss, J. Hulliger, and W. Harneit

    N@C60 and N@C70 oriented in a single-crystalline matrix

    phys. stat. sol. (b) 243, 2995 (2006).

  5. B. Naydenov, C. Spudat, W. Harneit, H.I. Süss, J. Hulliger, J. Nuss, and M. Jansen

    Ordered inclusion of endohedral fullerenes N@C60 and P@C60 in a crystalline matrix

    Chem. Phys. Lett. 424, 327, (2006).

  6. C. Meyer, W. Harneit, B. Naydenov, K. Lips, and A. Weidinger

    N@C60 and P@C60 as quantum bits

    Appl. Magn. Reson. 27, 123 (2004).

Master Thesis

  1. K. D. Danov, P. A. Kralchevsky, B. N. Naydenov, and G. Brenn

    Interactions between particles with an undulated contact line at a fluid interface: Capillary multipoles of arbitrary order

    J. Colloid Interf. Sci. 287, 121, (2005).

Book chapters

  1. B. Naydenov and F. Jelezko, Single-Color Centers in Diamond as Single Photon Sources and Quantum Sensors. In Advanced Photon Counting: Applications, Methods, Instrumentation, Springer Series on Fluorescence, Springer Verlag, 2015

  2. C. Popov, E. Petkov, C. Petkov, F. Schnabel, J. P. Reithmaier, B. Naydenov and F. Jelezko, In Nanoscience Advances in CBRN Agents Detection, Information and Energy Security, Book Series: NATO Science for Peace and Security – A: Chemistry and Biology, Springer Verlag, 2015