PROCEEDINGS VOLUME 5971
PHOTONICS NORTH | 12-14 SEPTEMBER 2005
Photonic Applications in Nonlinear Optics, Nanophotonics, and Microwave Photonics
PHOTONICS NORTH
12-14 September 2005
Toronto, Canada
Solitons and Transverse Effects
Proc. SPIE 5971, Coherent nonlinear beam interactions in 1D waveguide arrays, 597103 (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.629732
Proc. SPIE 5971, Transport properties of nonlinear photonic crystals, 597104 (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.629896
Nonlinear Sources and Their Applications
Proc. SPIE 5971, Brilliant highly directive higher harmonics and soft x-ray lasers from solid target plasma pumped by tabletop Ti:S laser, 597105 (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628534
Proc. SPIE 5971, Applications of nonlinear microscopy for studying the structure and dynamics in biological systems, 597106 (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628801
Proc. SPIE 5971, Towards an integrated coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering (CARS) microscopy system, 597108 (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.629926
Proc. SPIE 5971, Nonlinear wave-mixing spectroscopy for sub-Doppler isotope analysis with trace-level detection sensitivity, 597109 (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.629841
Materials and Technique for Nonlinear Wavelength Conversion
Proc. SPIE 5971, Ablation harmonics: a novel technique for highly efficient harmonic generation, 59710A (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628692
Proc. SPIE 5971, Picosecond-pulse wavelength conversion based on SHG nonlinear interaction in a PPMGLN waveguide, 59710B (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628640
Proc. SPIE 5971, Numerical study of pulse width dependence of SHG in QPM waveguides, 59710C (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628585
Proc. SPIE 5971, Ultrafast time-resolved and spectrally-resolved measurements of third-order optical nonlinearities in As<sub>2</sub>Se<sub>3</sub> chalcogenide glass, 59710D (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.626716
Nonlinear Materials and Structures
Proc. SPIE 5971, Nonlinear germanium nanocluster doped planar waveguides, 59710F (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628661
Proc. SPIE 5971, Characterization of the ultrafast carrier dynamics of an InAs/InGaAsP quantum dot semiconductor optical amplifier operating at 1.55 µm, 59710G (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.629698
Proc. SPIE 5971, Z-scan characterization of the nonlinear refractive index of single crystal ZnSe in the 1.20-1.95 µm wavelength range, 59710H (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628686
Proc. SPIE 5971, Synthesis of a new series of 'RHS' chromophores and NLO polymers, 59710I (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628788
New Directions in Nonlinear Optics
Proc. SPIE 5971, Nonlinear femtosecond pulse tuning of 2-D photonic crystals, 59710J (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628670
Proc. SPIE 5971, Optimal control of the isomerization yield in bacteriorhodopsin using tailored light pulses, 59710K (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.629963
Proc. SPIE 5971, Ge-doped silica fibers: modeling of photosensitivity, 59710L (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.629848
Proc. SPIE 5971, Quantification of Einstein's concept of the photon experimentally confirmed by the photo-electric effect, 59710M (5 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.620628
Temporal Effects
Proc. SPIE 5971, Fiber lasers and amplifiers with reduced optical nonlinearities employing large mode area fibers, 59710N (4 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.631222
Proc. SPIE 5971, A new insight into the problem of temporal Talbot phenomena in optical fibers, 59710O (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.629288
Proc. SPIE 5971, Theory of dispersion-managed optical solitons, 59710Q (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628278
Proc. SPIE 5971, Synchronization in fiber laser arrays: theoretical study, 59710R (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628644
Poster Session
Proc. SPIE 5971, Analytical design of Kerr nonlinear mode-locked solid state lasers, 59710S (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628457
Proc. SPIE 5971, Ultrabroad tunable wavelength conversion with uniform efficiency and signal-to-noise ratio, 59710V (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628832
Proc. SPIE 5971, Simplified time-lens based system configuration for transform-limited real-time Fourier transformation of optical pulses, 59710W (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.629356
Proc. SPIE 5971, Highly efficient polymeric Q-switching element for neodymium lasers, 59710X (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.629366
Session I
Proc. SPIE 5971, Surface-plasmon modes in nano-holes in metals, 597110 (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628393
Proc. SPIE 5971, Microscopic near-field optics of nanostructured systems, 597111 (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628630
Proc. SPIE 5971, Negative permittivity and permeability in the infrared due to dielectric spheres, 597113 (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.629988
Session II
Proc. SPIE 5971, Nanowire Array Based Photonic Crystal Devices, 597115 (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628620
Proc. SPIE 5971, Light emission from ZnSe nanowires, 597116 (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628675
Proc. SPIE 5971, Highly oriented and ordered semiconductor nanowire arrays for photonic device applications, 597117 (1 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.629906
Proc. SPIE 5971, Photodetector based on network of carbon nanotubes on decomposed SOI, 597118 (4 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.625485
Proc. SPIE 5971, Injection of spin current in semiconductor nanostructures by infrared optical processes, 597119 (4 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.629696
Proc. SPIE 5971, Quasi bound states and electroabsorption in tilted quantum wells, 59711A (4 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628597
Proc. SPIE 5971, Jitter-free optical storage system with minute sphere disk, 59711C (4 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628555
Proc. SPIE 5971, Femtosecond laser induced nanostructures in fused silica, 59711D (4 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.629965
Session III
Proc. SPIE 5971, 2-D photonic crystals microcavity filters based on hexagonal lattice structures embedded in ridge waveguides, 59711E (4 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.629749
Proc. SPIE 5971, Complete analysis on modal characteristics of one dimensional photonic crystal waveguides, 59711F (4 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628495
Proc. SPIE 5971, Numerical simulations on transient polariton linewidth in dispersive band-gap materials, 59711H (4 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628192
Proc. SPIE 5971, Optimization of coupling and transmission through finite height SOI photonic crystal slab waveguides, 59711J (4 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628700
Poster Session
Proc. SPIE 5971, Preparation and characterization of Yb<sup>3+</sup> and Ho<sup>3+</sup> codoped yttrium scandium gallium garnet nanocrystal powders by sol-gel method, 59711K (4 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628476
Proc. SPIE 5971, Determining the sign of the index in metamaterials composed of split ring resonators and strip wires using dispersion diagrams or the insertion phase, 59711O (5 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.630657
Session I
Proc. SPIE 5971, Optical microwave mixing techniques for broadband and low cost radio-over-fiber applications, 59711P (4 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628332
Proc. SPIE 5971, Demonstration of a phase-modulator-based all-optical microwave mixing and filtering system for radio-over-fiber applications, 59711Q (4 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628361
Proc. SPIE 5971, Photonic frequency down-shifting techniques with subcarrier modulation for millimeter-wave band radio over fiber systems, 59711R (4 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.627048
Proc. SPIE 5971, Optical domain demultiplexing of subcarrier multiplexed cellular and wireless LAN radio signals, 59711S (4 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628125
Proc. SPIE 5971, Optoelectronic mixing using a novel dual-mode locking semiconductor laser at 40 GHz, 59711T (4 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.629070
Proc. SPIE 5971, A photonic microwave source for optical applications, 59711U (4 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.627946
Proc. SPIE 5971, Spur-free dynamic range of photonic links using polarization modulation, 59711V (5 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628070
Proc. SPIE 5971, Optical generation of microwave signal by doped fiber external cavity semiconductor laser for radio-over-fiber transmission, 59711W (4 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628211
Proc. SPIE 5971, Investigation of narrowband THz-generation in a periodically poled material, 59711X (4 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628613
Proc. SPIE 5971, Improved microwave figures of externally modulated photonic links with a multi-lasers source, 59711Y (4 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628815
Proc. SPIE 5971, Encoding Broadband RF signals onto a femtosecond laser frequency comb using an AOTF for RF photonic signal processing, 59711Z (5 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.648237
Session II
Proc. SPIE 5971, Repetition-rate-doubled or -tripled FM mode-locking fiber laser by using phase modulated optical fiber loop mirror, 597120 (4 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.626044
Proc. SPIE 5971, A traveling-wave photodetection in high-temperature superconducting parallel plate line on semiconductor substrate, 597121 (4 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.628766
Proc. SPIE 5971, Broadband RF imaging ans spectrum analysis using spatial-spectral hole burning in an inhomogeneously broadened absorber, 597122 (4 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.629528