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Research Outputs 1989 2019

2009

Generating ultra-short pulses from a Q-switched microchip laser

Butler, A. C., Spence, D. J. & Coutts, D. W., 2009, Optics InfoBase Conference Papers. United States: Optical Society of America (OSA), p. 1 1 p. JWC14

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearchpeer-review

Q switched lasers
Ultrashort pulses
Numerical models
Lasers
pulses

Mode-locked deep ultraviolet Ce:LiCAF laser

Granados, E., Coutts, D. W. & Spence, D. J., 1 Jun 2009, In : Optics Letters. 34, 11, p. 1660-1662 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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output
lasers
pulse duration
oscillators
slopes
2008

Blue All-Solid-State Parametric Anti-Stokes Raman Laser

Mildren, R., Spence, D. & Coutts, D., 2008.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractResearch

Broadly tunable ultraviolet miniature cerium-doped LiLuF lasers

Liu, H., Spence, D. J., Courts, D. W., Sato, H. & Fukuda, T., 4 Feb 2008, In : Optics Express. 16, 3, p. 2226-2231 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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cerium
pumps
lasers
Brewster angle
laser cavities

Digital Colour Imaging for Spectral Discrimination in 2.5 D Sensing Applications

McGregor, T., Spence, D. & Coutts, D., 2008, Proceedings of the International Commission for Optics Congress (ICO-21). p. 233-233 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingOther chapter contributionResearch

Laser-based volumetric flow visualization by digital color imaging of a spectrally coded volume

McGregor, T. J., Spence, D. J. & Coutts, D. W., 2008, In : Review of Scientific Instruments. 79, 1, p. 013710-1-013710-7 7 p., 013710.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

flow visualization
Flow visualization
Color
color
Imaging techniques

Quasi-microchip dual-polarisation ceramic lasers

Mckay, A. M., Coutts, D. & Dawes, J., 2008. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractResearch

2007

Enhanced self-heterodyne performance using a Nd-doped ceramic YAG laser

McKay, A., Dekker, P., Coutts, D. W. & Dawes, J. M., 15 Apr 2007, In : Optics Communications. 272, 2, p. 425-430 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

yttrium-aluminum garnet
YAG lasers
ceramics
Crystalline materials
Neodymium

Laser-based volumetric colour-coded three-dimensional particle velocimetry

McGregor, T. J., Spence, D. J. & Coutts, D. W., Aug 2007, In : Optics and Lasers in Engineering. 45, 8, p. 882-889 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Velocity measurement
Color
color
Wavelength
Lasers

Self-heterodyne performance of ceramic Nd:YAG lasers

McKay, A., Dekker, P., Coutts, D. W., Dawes, J. M. & Park, J. D., 2007, Advanced Solid-State Photonics, ASSP 2007. Washington, DC: Optical Society of America (OSA), p. 1-3 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearch

YAG lasers
ceramics
yttrium-aluminum garnet
Lasers
Photonics

Spectrally coded imaging for 3D particle field tracking

McGregor, T., Spence, D. & Coutts, D., 2007, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Pacific Rim 2007. Washington, DC: Optical Society of America (OSA), p. 1-2 2 p. 4391119

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingOther chapter contributionResearch

Ducts
Laser beams
Seed
Flow of fluids
Laser pulses

Time-resolved pump-probe measurements of UV material cerium-doped BYF

Liu, H., Spence, D. J., Coutts, D. W., Tonelli, M. & Toncelli, A., 2007, Solid State Lasers XVI: Technology and Devices. Washington, DC: SPIE, 6 p. 64511D. (Proceedings of SPIE; vol. 6451).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearchpeer-review

Color centers
Cerium
color centers
cerium
Pumps

Towards more compact coherent Raman microscopy: can we make it more accessible and cost-effective?

Barth, H-D., Coutts, D., He, Y. & Orr, B. J., 2007, p. 161-162. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractResearch

UV picosecond microchip cerium lasers

Liu, H., Spence, D. J., Johnson, K., Coutts, D. W., Sato, H. & Fukuda, T., 2007, Advanced solid state photonics 2007. Washington, DC: Optical Society of America (OSA), p. 1-3 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearch

Cerium
cerium
Lasers
lasers
Laser pulses
2006

A Simple method for dynamically addressing individual output pulses from high power, high frequency lasers

Baer, D., Marshall, G., Coutts, D., Mildren, R. & Withford, M., 2006, Proceedings of the 2nd Pacific International Conference on Applications of Lasers and Optics 2006. Brandt, M. & Harvey, E. (eds.). Laser Institute of America

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingOther chapter contributionResearch

Dual polarization operation of Nd:Ceramic YAG vs Nd: YAG lasers

McKay, A., Dawes, J., Dekker, P. & Coutts, D., 2006, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies 2006 Technical Digest. Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 1-2 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearch

yttrium-aluminum garnet
YAG lasers
ceramics
Polarization
Lasers

Highly efficient ultra-low threshold miniature cerium fluoride lasers generating sub-nanosecond pulses at 287nm and 311nm

Liu, H., Spence, D. J. & Coutts, D. W., 2006, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Hoffman, H. J. & Shori, R. K. (eds.). Bellingham, Wash.: SPIE, Vol. 6100. p. 1-8 8 p. 610007

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearch

Cerium
cerium
fluorides
Laser pulses
Pumps

Low-threshold broadly tunable miniature cerium lasers

Liu, H., Spence, D. J., Coutts, D. W., Sato, H. & Fukuda, T., 2006, Advanced Solid-State Photonics, ASSP 2006. Washington, DC: Optical Society of America (OSA), p. 1-3 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearch

Cerium
cerium
thresholds
Lasers
lasers

Low-threshold miniature Ce:LiCAF lasers

Spence, D. J., Liu, H. & Coutts, D. W., 15 Jun 2006, In : Optics Communications. 262, 2, p. 238-240 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

thresholds
Lasers
Chemical detection
chemical detection
lasers

Simple method enabling pulse on command from high power, high frequency lasers

Baer, D. J., Marshall, G. D., Coutts, D. W., Mildren, R. P. & Withford, M. J., 2006, In : Review of Scientific Instruments. 77, 9, p. 093103-1-093103-5 5 p., 093103.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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commands
Laser pulses
Lasers
pulses
lasers

Study of the fluence dependent interplay between laser induced material removal mechanisms in metals: Vaporization, melt displacement and melt ejection

Fishburn, J. M., Withford, M. J., Coutts, D. W. & Piper, J. A., 15 May 2006, In : Applied Surface Science. 252, 14, p. 5182-5188 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Vaporization
ejection
machining
fluence
Metals

Study of the interplay of vaporisation, melt displacement and melt ejection mechanisms under multiple pulse irradiation of metals

Fishburn, J. M., Withford, M. J., Coutts, D. W. & Piper, J. A., 15 Nov 2006, In : Applied Surface Science. 253, 2, p. 662-667 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Vaporization
ejection
Laser pulses
Metals
Vapors

Study of the interplay of vaporisation, melt displacement and melt ejection mechanisms under single and multiple pulse irradiation

Fishburn, J. M., Withford, M. J., Coutts, D. W. & Piper, J. A., 2006, PICALO 2006 - 2nd Pacific International Conference on Applications of Laser and Optics, Conference Proceedings. Brandt, M. & Harvey, E. (eds.). Orlando, FL: Laser Institute of America, p. 277-280 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearchpeer-review

vaporization
Vaporization
Laser pulses
irradiation
laser

Three-level operation of a diode-bar-pumped Yb:S-FAP laser

Jeffries, B. & Coutts, D. W., 1 Aug 2006, In : Optics Communications. 264, 1, p. 55-62 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Diodes
diodes
Pumps
pumps
Lasers

Wedged etalon tuning for miniature and monolithic lasers

Spence, D. J., Liu, H. & Coutts, D. W., 1 Aug 2006, In : Optics Letters. 31, 15, p. 2296-2298 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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tuning
lasers
translating
laser cavities
pumps
2005

A comparison of tunable, passively-stabilized two-frequency solid-state lasers for microwave generation

McKay, A., Dawes, J., Dekker, P. & Coutts, D., Oct 2005, 2005 International Topical Meeting on Microwave Photonics. Lee, H. Y. & Song, J. B. (eds.). Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 161-164 4 p. 1590292

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Microwave generation
Solid state lasers
Lasers
Electrooptical effects
Laser modes

A Comparison of Tuneable Dual-Polarisation Nd: Ceramic YAG and Crystalline Nd:YAG Lasers

Coutts, D., Dawes, J., Dekker, P. & McKay, A., 2005, p. 1-1. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractResearch

Anomalous discharge mode in a kinetically-enhanced copper vapor laser: Visualization by "Hook" method

Mildren, R. P., Marshall, G. D. & Coutts, D. W., Apr 2005, In : IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science. 33, 2 I, p. 376-377 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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hooks
vapors
copper
profiles
ducts

Asymmetric beam shaping of a diode-bar laser for multipass pumping of a thin-crystal laser

Jeffries, B. & Coutts, D. W., 2005, In : Journal of the Optical Society of America B: Optical Physics. 22, 10, p. 2121-2128 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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pumping
diodes
emitters
pumps
crystals

Centre for lasers and applications

Orr, B. J., Dawes, J. M., Coutts, D. W., Goldys, E. M., He, Y., Mildren, R., Pask, H. M., Piper, J. A., Town, G. E. & Withford, M. J., 2005, 2005 IEEE LEOS annual meeting conference proceedings (LEOS): Sydney, Australia, 22-28 October, 2005. Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 3-4 2 p. 1547847

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearch

Efficient all-solid-state Ce:LiLuF laser source at 309 nm

Johnson, K. S., Pask, H. M., Withford, M. J. & Coutts, D. W., 1 Aug 2005, In : Optics Communications. 252, 1-3, p. 132-137 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Light sources
solid state
Lasers
Solid state lasers
solid state lasers

Low Noise Photonic-Based Tuneable Microwave Source

Coutts, D., Dawes, J., Dekker, P. & McKay, A., 2005, p. 120-120. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractResearch

Measurement of thermal lensing in a diode-pumped Nd: YVO₄ laser using a Hartman wavefront analyser

McGregor, T., Dawes, J. M., Dekker, P. & Coutts, D., 2005, 16th National Congress of the Australian Institute of Physics: physics for the nation : congress handbook and abstracts. Colla, M. (ed.). Canberra, A.C.T.: Australian National University, 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearchpeer-review

thermal lensing
diodes
lasers
probes
deformable mirrors

Miniature Ce:LiLuF/Ce:LiCAF dual-crystal single-cavity laser pumped at 266 nm

Spence, D. J., Liu, H. & Coutts, D. W., 2005, 2005 IEEE LEOS annual meeting conference proceedings (LEOS): Sydney, Australia, 22-28 October, 2005. Golovchenko, E. (ed.). Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Vol. 2005. p. 193-194 2 p. 1547944

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearch

Laser resonators
Single crystals
Lasers
Laser pulses
Crystals

Miniature tunable ultraviolet cerium fluoride lasers

Coutts, D., Liu, H. & Spence, D., 2005, p. 18-18. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractResearch

Multi-wavelength sources for colour high speed imaging applications

Evans, P. B. & Coutts, D. W., 2005, 16th National Congress of the Australian Institute of Physics: physics for the nation : congress proceedings. Colla, M. (ed.). Canberra, A.C.T.: Australian Institute of Physics, p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearchpeer-review

Optimal pumping of Ce:LiLuF lasers for broad tunability and high efficiency

Liu, H., Coutts, D. W., Sato, H., Shimamura, K. & Fukuda, T., Feb 2005, Advanced Solid-State Photonics: Proceedings Advanced Solid-State Photonics. Washington, DC: Optical Society of America (OSA), p. 1-3 3 p. WB15

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearchpeer-review

Pumping (laser)
pumping
Color centers
polarized radiation
Lasers

Optimal pumping of Ce:LiLuF lasers for broad tunability and high efficiency

Liu, H., Coutts, D. W., Sato, H., Shimamura, K. & Fukuda, T., Feb 2005, Advanced Solid State Lasers: Conference Proceedings 1985-2016. Washington, DC: Optical Society of America (OSA), Vol. 98. p. 128-132 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearchpeer-review

Pumping (laser)
Color centers
Lasers
Pumps
Polarization

Quantitative study of laser induced material removal mechanisms in aluminium: contributions due to vaporization, melt displacement and ejection

Withford, M. J., Fishburn, J. M., Coutts, D. W. & Piper, J. A., 2005, Pacific Rim Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO/Pacific Rim 2005. Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Vol. 2005. p. 1460-1461 2 p. 1569781

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearch

Open Access
File
ejection
machining
laser ablation
aluminum
lasers

Three dimensional particle image velocimetry using colour coded light sheets

McGregor, T., Jeffries, B., Spence, D. & Coutts, D., 2005, Proceedings of the 4th Australian conference on laser diagnostics in fluid mechanics and combustion. Alwahabi, Z., Dally, B., Kalt, P., Nathan, G. & Wong, C. (eds.). Australia: The University of Adelaide, p. 97-100 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearchpeer-review

Tunable ultraviolet microchip Ce3+:LiLuF laser

Liu, H., Spence, D. J. & Coutts, D. W., 2005, 2005 IEEE LEOS annual meeting conference proceedings (LEOS): Sydney, Australia, 22-28 October, 2005. Golovchenko, E. (ed.). Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 191-192 2 p. 1547943

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearch

Lasers
Cerium
Wavelength
cerium fluoride

Ultraviolet microchip cerium fluoride lasers

Liu, H., Spence, D. J. & Coutts, D. W., 2005, 2005 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO): technical digest. Choi, H. & Linke, R. (eds.). Washington, DC: Optical Society of America (OSA), Vol. 1. p. 470-472 3 p. CMMA2

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearchpeer-review

Cerium
cerium
fluorides
Lasers
lasers
2004

A stable, broadly tuneable source at microwave frequencies using a dual mode diode-pumped Nd: YAG laser

Mckay, A. M., Dawes, J. M., Killin, T., Dickmann, A. & Coutts, D., 2004.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractResearch

Cerium-doped fluoride lasers

Coutts, D. W. & McGonigle, A. J. S., Oct 2004, In : IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics. 40, 10, p. 1430-1440 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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File
Cerium
cerium
fluorides
Lasers
lasers

Enhanced efficiency and pulse-adjacency effects in high-repetition-rate laser machining

Abedin, K. M., Coutts, D. W. & Webb, C. E., 2004, In : Applied Physics A: Materials Science and Processing. 78, 5, p. 737-740 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

laser machining
Laser pulses
repetition
Machining
machining

Method for determination of the volume of material ejected as molten droplets during visible nanosecond ablation

Fishburn, J. M., Withford, M. J., Coutts, D. W. & Piper, J. A., 10 Dec 2004, In : Applied Optics. 43, 35, p. 6473-6476 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Ablation
ejection
ablation
Molten materials
pulsed lasers

New power scaling laws for copper vapour lasers and recent advances

Mildren, R. P., Withford, M. J., Marshall, G., Coutts, D. W. & Piper, J. A., 2004, p. 47-47. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractResearch

2003

10 kHz repetition rate solid-state dye laser pumped by diode-pumped solid-state laser

Abedin, K. M., Álvarez, M., Costela, A., García-Moreno, I., García, O., Sastre, R., Coutts, D. W. & Webb, C. E., 1 Apr 2003, In : Optics Communications. 218, 4-6, p. 359-363 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Dye lasers
Methacrylates
Solid state lasers
solid state lasers
dye lasers

A compact frequency-doubled 10-kHz PRF copper-vapour-laser-pumped dye laser

Mcgonigle, A. J. S., Andrews, A. J., Hogan, G. P., Coutts, D. W. & Webb, C. E., Mar 2003, In : Applied Physics B: Lasers and Optics. 76, 3, p. 307-311 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

dye lasers
vapors
copper
output
oscillators