• Quantum opto-mechanics
• Cavity opto-mechanics
• Brillouin scattering in standard, tapered, micro-structured and photonic-crystal optical fibers
• Fiber sensor systems based on Brillouin scattering and opto-mechanics
• Brillouin scattering in planar structures in silicon, silicon-nitride, gallium-arsenide, aluminum-nitride,
  chalcogenide glasses and other substrates.
• Interaction between light and sound waves in nano-structured devices
• Imaging techniques using light and sound waves
• Brillouin scattering microscopy
• Radiation pressure and moving boundary effects
• Electro-striction and photo-elasticity effects
• Phononic bandgap media
• Brillouin lasers and phononic oscillators
• Applications of opto-mechanics