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Dynamics of the electrical breakdown phase of a pulsed dielectric barrier discharge in neon

Carman, R. J., Falconer, I. S. & Mildren, R. P., Nov 2011, In : IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science. 39, 11, p. 2162-2163 2 p., 5957312.

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electrical faults
neon
luminaires

Efficient, miniature, cw yellow source based on an intracavity frequency-doubled Nd:YVO4 self-Raman laser

Li, X., Lee, A. J., Pask, H. M., Piper, J. A. & Huo, Y., 15 Apr 2011, In : Optics Letters. 36, 8, p. 1428-1430 3 p.

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Raman lasers
resonators
semiconductor lasers
pumps
output

Efficient conversion of a 1.064 μm Nd:YAG laser to the eye-safe region using a diamond Raman laser

Sabella, A., Piper, J. A. & Mildren, R. P., 7 Nov 2011, In : Optics Express. 19, 23, p. 23554-23560 7 p.

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Raman lasers
yttrium-aluminum garnet
YAG lasers
diamonds
pumps

Extreme sensitivity of the optical properties of metal nanostructures to minor variations in geometry is due to highly localized electromagnetic field modes

Goldys, E. M., Calander, N. & Drozdowicz-Tomsia, K., 27 Jan 2011, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 115, 3, p. 676-682 7 p.

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Electromagnetic fields
Nanostructures
electromagnetic fields
Optical properties
Metals

Femtosecond laser direct-writing of waveguide Bragg gratings in a quasi cumulative heating regime

Miese, C., Withford, M. J. & Fuerbach, A., 26 Sep 2011, In : Optics Express. 19, 20, p. 19542-19550 9 p.

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Bragg gratings
waveguides
heating
lasers
heat

Fifty percent internal slope efficiency femtosecond direct-written Tm 3+:ZBLAN waveguide laser

Lancaster, D. G., Gross, S., Ebendorff-Heidepriem, H., Kuan, K., Monro, T. M., Ams, M., Fuerbach, A. & Withford, M. J., 1 May 2011, In : Optics Letters. 36, 9, p. 1587-1589 3 p.

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waveguide lasers
slopes
waveguides
glass
glass lasers

Fluorescent nanodiamond bioconjugates on the base of barnase: barstar module

Ivukina, E. A., Sreenivasan, V. K. A., Stremovskiy, O. A., Veryugin, B. V., Lukash, S. V., Zvyagin, A. V., Deyev, S. M. & Petrov, R. V., Oct 2011, In : Doklady Biochemistry and Biophysics. 440, 1, p. 231-233 3 p.

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Folded bands in metamaterial photonic crystals

Chen, P. Y., Poulton, C. G., Asatryan, A. A., Steel, M. J., Botten, L. C., Martijn De Sterke, C. & McPhedran, R. C., May 2011, In : New Journal of Physics. 13, p. 1-18 18 p., 053007.

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group velocity
photonics
Brillouin zones
crystals
refractivity

Gas phase optical emission spectroscopy during remote plasma chemical vapour deposition of GaN and relation to the growth dynamics

Corr, C., Boswell, R. & Carman, R., 2 Feb 2011, In : Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics. 44, 4, p. 1-8 8 p., 045201.

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Gallium nitride
Optical emission spectroscopy
gallium nitrides
optical emission spectroscopy
Chemical vapor deposition

Ge-doped microstructured multicore fiber for customizable supercontinuum generation

Modotto, D., Manili, G., Minoni, U., Wabnitz, S., De Angelis, C., Town, G., Tonello, A. & Couderc, V., 2011, In : IEEE Photonics Journal. 3, 6, p. 1149-1156 8 p., 6072224.

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Supercontinuum generation
Germanium
germanium
fibers
Fibers

Generation of correlated photon pairs in a chalcogenide As2S3 waveguide

Xiong, C., Marshall, G. D., Peruzzo, A., Lobino, M., Clark, A. S., Choi, D. Y., Madden, S. J., Natarajan, C. M., Tanner, M. G., Hadfield, R. H., Dorenbos, S. N., Zijlstra, T., Zwiller, V., Thompson, M. G., Rarity, J. G., Steel, M. J., Luther-Davies, B., Eggleton, B. J. & O'Brien, J. L., 31 Jan 2011, In : Applied Physics Letters. 98, 5, p. 1-3 3 p., 051101.

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pumps
waveguides
photons
continuous radiation
platforms

Hybrid immersion-polarization method for measuring birefringence applied to spider silks

Little, D. J. & Kane, D. M., 15 Oct 2011, In : Optics Letters. 36, 20, p. 4098-4100 3 p.

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spiders
silk
submerging
birefringence
optics

Image contrast immersion method for measuring refractive index applied to spider silks

Little, D. J. & Kane, D. M., 26 Sep 2011, In : Optics Express. 19, 20, p. 19182-19189 8 p.

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spiders
silk
image contrast
submerging
refractivity

Influence of bandgap and polarization on photo-ionization: Guidelines for ultrafast laser inscription [Invited]

Little, D. J., Ams, M. & Withford, M. J., 1 Aug 2011, In : Optical Materials Express. 1, 4, p. 670-677 8 p.

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Ultrafast lasers
Photoionization
Borosilicate glass
Fused silica
Refractive index

In silico evaluation and testing of fluorescence in situ hybridization 16S rRNA probes for Staphylococcus aureus

Lawson, T. S., Connally, R. E., Vemulpad, S. & Piper, J. A., Dec 2011, In : Laboratory Medicine. 42, 12, p. 729-734 6 p.

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Fluorescence In Situ Hybridization
Computer Simulation
Staphylococcus aureus
Fluorescence
Testing

Laser-induced modification of the patellar ligament tissue: comparative study of structural and optical changes

Ignatieva, N. Y., Guller, A. E., Zakharkina, O. L., Sandnes, B., Shekhter, A. B., Kamensky, V. A. & Zvyagin, A. V., May 2011, In : Lasers in Medical Science. 26, 3, p. 401-413 13 p.

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Patellar Ligament
Lasers
Collagen
Patella
Ligaments

Linearly polarized fiber laser using a point-by-point Bragg grating in a single-polarization photonic bandgap fiber

Goto, R., Williams, R. J., Jovanovic, N., Marshall, G. D., Withford, M. J. & Jackson, S. D., 15 May 2011, In : Optics Letters. 36, 10, p. 1872-1874 3 p.

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Bragg gratings
fiber lasers
photonics
fibers
polarization

Miniature wavelength-selectable Raman laser: new insights for optimizing performance

Li, X., Pask, H. M., Lee, A. J., Huo, Y., Piper, J. A. & Spence, D. J., 5 Dec 2011, In : Optics Express. 19, 25, p. 25623-25631 9 p.

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Raman lasers
wavelengths
crystals
output
continuous wave lasers

Modification of spontaneous emission from nanodiamond colour centres on a structured surface

Inam, F. A., Gaebel, T., Bradac, C., Stewart, L., Withford, M. J., Dawes, J. M., Rabeau, J. R. & Steel, M. J., Jul 2011, In : New Journal of Physics. 13, p. 1-20 20 p., 073012.

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color centers
spontaneous emission
diamonds
life (durability)
augmentation

Pharmacological characterization of a recombinant, fluorescent somatostatin receptor agonist

Sreenivasan, V. K. A., Stremovskiy, O. A., Kelf, T. A., Heblinski, M., Goodchild, A. K., Connor, M., Deyev, S. M. & Zvyagin, A. V., 21 Sep 2011, In : Bioconjugate Chemistry. 22, 9, p. 1768-1775 8 p.

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Somatostatin Receptors
Somatostatin
Pharmacology
Proteins
Cell signaling

Point-by-point inscription of apodized fiber Bragg gratings

Williams, R. J., Voigtländer, C., Marshall, G. D., Tünnermann, A., Nolte, S., Steel, M. J. & Withford, M. J., 1 Aug 2011, In : Optics Letters. 36, 15, p. 2988-2990 3 p.

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apodization
Bragg gratings
fibers
infrared lasers
gratings

Rapidly swept continuous-wave cavity-ringdown spectroscopy

Orr, B. J. & He, Y., 16 Aug 2011, In : Chemical Physics Letters. 512, 1-3, p. 1-20 20 p.

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continuous radiation
Spectroscopy
cavities
Continuous wave lasers
Laser radiation

Relative contributions of scattering, diffraction and modal diffusion to focal ratio degradation in optical fibres

Haynes, D. M., Withford, M. J., Dawes, J. M., Lawrence, J. S. & Haynes, R., Jun 2011, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 414, 1, p. 253-263 11 p.

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diffraction
optical fibers
scattering
degradation
fibers

Scaling deterministic lateral displacement arrays for high throughput and dilution-free enrichment of leukocytes

Inglis, D. W., Lord, M. & Nordon, R. E., May 2011, In : Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering. 21, 5, p. 1-8 8 p., 054024.

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Dilution
Blood
Throughput
Fractionation
Flow rate

Side-pumped crystalline Raman laser

Mildren, R. P., 15 Jan 2011, In : Optics Letters. 36, 2, p. 235-237 3 p.

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Raman lasers
pumps
thresholds
flexibility
pulse duration

Silver and gold nanoparticle coated membranes applied to protein dot blots

Xie, F., Drozdowicz-Tomsia, K., Shtoyko, T. & Goldys, E. M., Feb 2011, In : Journal of Nanoparticle Research. 13, 2, p. 613-624 12 p.

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Silver Nanoparticles
Gold Nanoparticles
Silver
Gold
Membrane

Slow-light enhanced correlated photon pair generation in a silicon photonic crystal waveguide

Xiong, C., Monat, C., Clark, A. S., Grillet, C., Marshall, G. D., Steel, M. J., Li, J., O'Faolain, L., Krauss, T. F., Rarity, J. G. & Eggleton, B. J., 1 Sep 2011, In : Optics Letters. 36, 17, p. 3413-3415 3 p.

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photonics
waveguides
photons
silicon
crystals

Spatiotemporal distribution of a monofilamentary dielectric barrier discharge in pure nitrogen

Sewraj, N., Carman, R. J., Merbahi, N., Marchal, F. & Leyssenne, E., Nov 2011, In : IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science. 39, 11, p. 2128-2129 2 p., 6044724.

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breakdown
nitrogen

Streak images of the breakdown phase of a pulsed dielectric barrier discharge in nitrogen

Carman, R. J., Mildren, R. P., Falconer, I. S., Sewraj, N. V. & Leyssenne, E., Nov 2011, In : IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science. 39, 11, p. 2132-2133 2 p., 5962362.

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ultraviolet emission
luminaires
breakdown
nitrogen

Structural changes in BK7 glass upon exposure to femtosecond laser pulses

Little, D. J., Ams, M., Gross, S., Dekker, P., Miese, C. T., Fuerbach, A. & Withford, M. J., Apr 2011, In : Journal of Raman Spectroscopy. 42, 4, p. 715-718 4 p.

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Ultrashort pulses
Refractive index
Glass
Pulse repetition rate
Waveguides

Study of amplitude noise in a continuous-wave intracavity frequency-doubled Raman laser

Lin, J., Pask, H. M., Lee, A. J. & Spence, D. J., 2011, In : IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics. 47, 3, p. 314-319 6 p., 5716916.

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Raman lasers
continuous radiation
Lasers
lasers
Pumps

Surface morphology, electrical and optical properties n-type doped MOCVD grown GaSb using dimethyltellurium

Ramelan, A. H., Arifin, P. & Goldys, E., 2011, In : International Journal of Materials Research. 102, 11, p. 1403-1407 5 p.

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Metallorganic chemical vapor deposition
metalorganic chemical vapor deposition
Surface morphology
Electric properties
Optical properties

Three-dimensional imaging of direct-written photonic structures

Marshall, G. D., Jesacher, A., Thayil, A., Withford, M. J. & Booth, M., 1 Mar 2011, In : Optics Letters. 36, 5, p. 695-697 3 p.

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photonics
microscopy
waveguides
Bragg gratings
aberration

Time-correlated single photon counting for simultaneous monitoring of zinc oxide nanoparticles and NAD(P)H in intact and barrier-disrupted volunteer skin

Lin, L. L., Grice, J. E., Butler, M. K., Zvyagin, A. V., Becker, W., Robertson, T. A., Soyer, H. P., Roberts, M. S. & Prow, T. W., Nov 2011, In : Pharmaceutical Research. 28, 11, p. 2920-2930 11 p.

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Zinc Oxide
Photons
NAD
Nanoparticles
Volunteers

Twisting of light around rotating black holes

Tamburini, F., Thidé, B., Molina-Terriza, G. & Anzolin, G., Mar 2011, In : Nature Physics. 7, 3, p. 195-197 3 p.

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twisting
angular momentum
orbitals
relativistic effects
light beams

Two-photon quantum walks in an elliptical direct-write waveguide array

Owens, J. O., Broome, M. A., Biggerstaff, D. N., Goggin, M. E., Fedrizzi, A., Linjordet, T., Ams, M., Marshall, G. D., Twamley, J., Withford, M. J. & White, A. G., 13 Jul 2011, In : New Journal of Physics. 13, p. 1-13 13 p., 075003.

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waveguides
integrated optics
coherent light
photons
tomography

Ultrabright Eu-Doped Plasmonic Ag@SiO2 Nanostructures: Time-gated Bioprobes with Single Particle Sensitivity and Negligible Background

Deng, W., Jin, D., Drozdowicz-Tomsia, K., Yuan, J., Wu, J. & Goldys, E. M., 25 Oct 2011, In : Advanced Materials. 23, 40, p. 4649-4654 6 p.

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Bioassay
Silver
Silicon Dioxide
Nanostructures
Nanocomposites

Ultracompact alignment-free single molecule fluorescence device with a foldable light path

Singh, N. K., Chacko, J. V., Sreenivasan, V. K. A., Nag, S. & Maiti, S., Feb 2011, In : Journal of Biomedical Optics. 16, 2, p. 1-4 4 p., 025004.

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Fluorescence
alignment
fluorescence
Molecules
Optical fibers

Upconversion in NaYF4:Yb, Er nanoparticles amplified by metal nanostructures

Deng, W., Sudheendra, L., Zhao, J., Fu, J., Jin, D., Kennedy, I. M. & Goldys, E. M., 19 Jul 2011, In : Nanotechnology. 22, 32, p. 1-8 8 p., 325604.

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Nanostructures
Metals
Nanoshells
Nanoparticles
Luminescence

Variable pulse repetition frequency output from an optically injected solid state laser

Kane, D. M. & Toomey, J. P., 28 Feb 2011, In : Optics Express. 19, 5, p. 4692-4702 11 p.

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solid state lasers
repetition
output
pulses
lasers
2010

1240 nm diamond Raman laser operating near the quantum limit

Sabella, A., Piper, J. A. & Mildren, R. P., 1 Dec 2010, In : Optics Letters. 35, 23, p. 3874-3876 3 p.

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Raman lasers
diamonds
pumps
polarization
lasing

Adaptive optics for direct laser writing with plasma emission aberration sensing

Jesacher, A., Marshall, G. D., Wilson, T. & Booth, M. J., 18 Jan 2010, In : Optics Express. 18, 2, p. 656-661 6 p.

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adaptive optics
aberration
lasers
laser applications
light modulators

All-fiber periodically Q-switched laser

Fellew, M. T. & Town, G. E., 20 Aug 2010, In : Applied Optics. 49, 24, p. 4520-4523 4 p.

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Q switched lasers
Fiber lasers
fiber lasers
switches
Switches

All-optical, actively Q-switched fiber laser

Williams, R. J., Jovanovic, N., Marshall, G. D. & Withford., M. J., 12 Apr 2010, In : Optics Express. 18, 8, p. 7714-7723 10 p.

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Q switched lasers
fiber lasers
Bragg gratings
fibers
optical pumping

A method for reducing pressure-induced deformation in silicone microfluidics

Inglis, D. W., Jun 2010, In : Biomicrofluidics. 4, 2, p. 026504-1-026504-8 8 p., 012002BMF.

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Microfluidics
silicones
Silicones
Lab-On-A-Chip Devices
Formability

An intracavity, frequency-doubled BaWO4 Raman laser generating multi-watt continuous-wave, yellow emission

Lee, A. J., Pask, H. M., Piper, J. A., Zhang, H. & Wang, J., 15 Mar 2010, In : Optics Express. 18, 6, p. 5984-5992 9 p.

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Raman lasers
continuous radiation
diodes
continuous wave lasers
Q factors

Annealing dynamics of waveguide Bragg gratings: Evidence of femtosecond laser induced colour centres

Dekker, P., Ams, M., Marshall, G. D., Little, D. J. & Withford, M. J., 15 Feb 2010, In : Optics Express. 18, 4, p. 3274-3283 10 p.

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color centers
Bragg gratings
waveguides
annealing
glass

A small, high-efficiency diesel generator for high-altitude use in Antarctica

Hengst, S., Luong-Van, D. M., Everett, J. R., Lawrence, J. S., Ashley, M. C. B., Castel, D. & Storey, J. W. V., Jul 2010, In : International Journal of Energy Research. 34, 9, p. 827-838 12 p.

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Engines
Low temperature operations
Environmental chambers
Sea level
Fuel consumption

Atomic force microscopy of orb-spider-web-silks to measure surface nanostructuring and evaluate silk fibers per strand

Kane, D. M., Naidoo, N. & Staib, G. R., 1 Oct 2010, In : Journal of Applied Physics. 108, 7, p. 073509-1-073509-5 5 p., 073509.

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spiders
silk
strands
atomic force microscopy
fibers

A wavelength-versatile, continuous-wave, self-Raman solid-state laser operating in the visible

Lee, A. J., Spence, D. J., Piper, J. A. & Pask, H. M., 13 Sep 2010, In : Optics Express. 18, 19, p. 20013-20018 6 p.

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Raman lasers
solid state lasers
continuous radiation
wavelengths
Raman spectra