PROCEEDINGS VOLUME 4876
OPTO IRELAND | 5-6 SEPTEMBER 2002
Opto-Ireland 2002: Optics and Photonics Technologies and Applications
IN THIS VOLUME

0 Sessions, 154 Papers, 0 Presentations
Session 1  (4)
Session 2  (3)
Session 3  (2)
Session 28  (3)
Session 13  (7)
Session 15  (5)
Session 16  (2)
Session 17  (3)
Session 19  (4)
Session 20  (3)
Session 21  (1)
Session 23  (4)
Session 24  (3)
Session 25  (3)
Session 27  (6)
Session 29  (4)
Session 31  (7)
OPTO IRELAND
5-6 September 2002
Galway, Ireland
Session 1
Proc. SPIE 4876, Novel imaging in confocal microscopy, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.462994
Proc. SPIE 4876, Cell growth on surface-modified medical polymers, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463640
Proc. SPIE 4876, Raman spectroscopic analysis of ionization processes in biological systems, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463638
Proc. SPIE 4876, Analysis of the color rendition of flexible endoscopes, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463627
Session 2
Proc. SPIE 4876, Temporal anisotropy in chlorophyll b solution induced by high-intensity laser pulses, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463624
Proc. SPIE 4876, A novel flip-chipped integrated single photon detection platform for proteomics, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463623
Proc. SPIE 4876, Development of an image receptor for use in digital mammography, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.462965
Session 3
Proc. SPIE 4876, Development of action levels for MED/MPD skin-testing units in ultraviolet phototherapy, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.462978
Proc. SPIE 4876, Development of an optical waveguide cantilever scanner, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.464360
Poster Session
Proc. SPIE 4876, Potential of Raman spectroscopy for the molecular characterization of human tumors, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463630
Proc. SPIE 4876, Ultrafast transient absorption studies of ruthenium and rhenium dipyridophenazine complexes bound to DNA and polynucleotides, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463625
Proc. SPIE 4876, Research on refractive index distribution in biological tissues, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.462974
Proc. SPIE 4876, Time-gated fluorescence imaging of chloroaluminum phthalocyanine tetrasulfonate in a tissue phantom, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.462794
Session 28
Proc. SPIE 4876, Luminescence properties of coumarins and quinones, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463957
Semiconductor Devices I
Proc. SPIE 4876, Far-infrared (THz) electroluminescence from Si/SiGe quantum cascade heterostructures, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463738
Proc. SPIE 4876, Economic single-mode lasers for WDM, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463941
Proc. SPIE 4876, Effects of laser diode nonlinearities in hybrid fiber/radio systems, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.464047
Semiconductor Devices II
Proc. SPIE 4876, Nanowire array electrode structure for organic light-emitting diodes, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.464213
Microcavity Strutures
Proc. SPIE 4876, Red and green resonant cavity LEDs for datacom applications, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463713
Proc. SPIE 4876, Optical design of GaN resonant cavity LEDs emitting at 510-nm for use in plastic optical fiber applications, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463673
Proc. SPIE 4876, FTIR and Raman investigation of vertically etched silicon as a 1D photonic crystal, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463954
Optical Networks I
Proc. SPIE 4876, Ultrafast optics for broadband photonic communication systems, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463678
Proc. SPIE 4876, Hybrid radio/fiber system employing SCM for the distribution of multiple RF carriers with a directly modulated laser transmitter, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463701
Optical Networks II
Proc. SPIE 4876, Performance issues associated with WDM optical systems using self-seeded gain-switched pulse sources, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463705
Proc. SPIE 4876, Measurements of optical signal impairments of wavelength division multiplexing systems, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.464035
Proc. SPIE 4876, Actual speed limitations of wavelength switching for optical networks, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.464080
Proc. SPIE 4876, Optical switches using electro-optical effects in liquid crystals, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.464076
Proc. SPIE 4876, Full-coverage microsecond wavelength switching of a monolithic widely tunable laser, from any channel to any channel, over the entire C band on the ITU G.682 ITU grid, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.467294
Fiber/Waveguides I
Proc. SPIE 4876, Low-loss splices between different fibers, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463687
Proc. SPIE 4876, Melted microlenses: fabrication, performance, and modeling, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.464072
Proc. SPIE 4876, Finding Ge-Al-doped fiber parameters for modeling erbium-doped fiber amplifier operation, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.464204
Proc. SPIE 4876, Planar optical integrated circuits based on UV-patternable sol-gel technology, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.464364
Fiber/Waveguides II
Proc. SPIE 4876, Transfer-matrix-based simulation of fiber Bragg gratings for ITU DWDM optical networks, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.464200
Proc. SPIE 4876, Inscription of long-period fiber gratings by femtosecond UV radiation, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463644
Proc. SPIE 4876, Characterization of the effects of different lasers on the tensile strength of fibers during laser writing of fiber Bragg gratings, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463679
Poster Session
Proc. SPIE 4876, Light amplification and lasing in doped polymer optical fibers, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463699
Proc. SPIE 4876, Carbon nanotube composites as efficient charge transport media in organic optoelectronic devices, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463921
Proc. SPIE 4876, Optical and electrical studies of modified conjugated polymer films, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.464074
Proc. SPIE 4876, Photoluminescence quenching and degradation studies to determine the effect of nanotube inclusions on polymer morphology in conjugated polymer-carbon nanotube composites, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463719
Proc. SPIE 4876, Electronic transfer studies of fullerene/polymer hybrids, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463932
Proc. SPIE 4876, Design and fabrication of a waveguiding organic double heterostructure light-emitting device: a milestone in the development of an electrically pumped polymer laser, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.464054
Proc. SPIE 4876, Theory of the band structure of pentacene organic crystals, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.464362
Proc. SPIE 4876, Characterization of macroporous silicon for electronic applications, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.467295
Proc. SPIE 4876, Numerical aperture characteristics of angle-ended plastic optical fiber, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.464081
Proc. SPIE 4876, Analysis of loss mechanisms in photonic crystal fibers, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463928
Proc. SPIE 4876, Difference-harmonic generation in quantum dots, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.464261
Proc. SPIE 4876, Size-selective photoluminescence excitation spectroscopy in CdTe quantum dots, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463693
Proc. SPIE 4876, Large-area Geiger-mode avalanche photodiodes for short-haul plastic optical fiber communication, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463925
Session 13
Proc. SPIE 4876, Laser cladding: repairing and manufacturing metal parts and tools, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463704
Proc. SPIE 4876, Ablation thresholds in ultrafast laser micromachining of common metals in air, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463744
Proc. SPIE 4876, UV laser micromachining of silicon, indium phosphide, and lithium niobate for telecommunications applications, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463653
Proc. SPIE 4876, Study of femtosecond laser interaction with wafer-grade silicon, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463752
Proc. SPIE 4876, Production of polymer diffractive optical elements by contact printing, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463714
Proc. SPIE 4876, Pulsed laser deposition of wide-bandgap semiconductor thin films, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463774
Proc. SPIE 4876, Laser welding of balloon catheters, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463723
Poster Session
Proc. SPIE 4876, Liquid-phase silylation characterization of Shipley SPR500A-series resists using PRIME top-surface imaging process, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463645
Proc. SPIE 4876, Investigation of EUV sources for 13.5-nm operation, 0000 (27 August 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.463649