PROCEEDINGS VOLUME 7027
15TH INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL ON QUANTUM ELECTRONICS: LASER PHYSICS AND APPLICATIONS | 15-19 SEPTEMBER 2008
15th International School on Quantum Electronics: Laser Physics and Applications
15TH INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL ON QUANTUM ELECTRONICS: LASER PHYSICS AND APPLICATIONS
15-19 September 2008
Bourgas, Bulgaria
Front Matter
Proc. SPIE 7027, Front Matter: Volume 7027, 702701 (30 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.823761
Laser-Matter Interaction
Proc. SPIE 7027, Applications of ultrafast lasers in materials processing: fabrication on self-cleaning surfaces and scaffolds for tissue engineering, 702702 (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822435
Proc. SPIE 7027, Nanostructure processing by near-field with femtosecond laser excitation: process switching and SERS application, 702703 (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822436
Proc. SPIE 7027, Waveguide lasers in KY(WO4)2 and Ti:sapphire, 702704 (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822439
Proc. SPIE 7027, Development and application of analytical and numerical models for characterization of thermal fields during surface laser treatment, 702705 (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822440
Proc. SPIE 7027, Comparative SIMS and US-LSNMS analysis of Cu/Ti multilayer thin films, 702706 (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822441
Proc. SPIE 7027, Laser cleaning experimental investigations on ancient coins, 702707 (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822443
Proc. SPIE 7027, Radiation pressure effects in diamond structure and III-V semiconductors, 702708 (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822445
Proc. SPIE 7027, Formation and initial evolution of nanoparticles at ultrashort laser ablation of gold: molecular dynamics simulation, 702709 (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822446
Proc. SPIE 7027, Pulsed-laser deposition of ZnO thin films and nanorods for photonic devices, 70270A (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822447
Laser Spectroscopy and Metrology
Proc. SPIE 7027, The slow light hustle: a critical review of a fashionable topic in modern optics, 70270B (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822448
Proc. SPIE 7027, A francium MOT for atomic parity violation measurements, 70270C (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822449
Proc. SPIE 7027, Open system CPT with spatially separated pump and probe beams, 70270D (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822450
Proc. SPIE 7027, Magneto-optical processes in atomic vapor cells with radiation wavelength-scale thickness, 70270E (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822451
Proc. SPIE 7027, Manifestation of high-rank polarization moments in the fluorescence CPT resonance, 70270F (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822453
Proc. SPIE 7027, A low-cost wavelength meter for diode lasers, 70270G (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822454
Proc. SPIE 7027, All-optical laser spectral narrowing and line fixing at atomic absorption transition by injection competition and gain knock-down techniques, 70270H (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822455
Proc. SPIE 7027, Shape of the coherent-population-trapping resonances registered in fluorescence at different experimental geometries, 70270I (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822456
Proc. SPIE 7027, Temporal evolution of atomic fluorescence in magnetic field at scanning the laser frequency, 70270J (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822457
Proc. SPIE 7027, Coherent spectroscopy in potassium vapor with amplitude modulated light, 70270K (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822458
Proc. SPIE 7027, Nonlinear magneto-optical rotation narrowing due to Ramsey effect induced by thermal motion of atoms, 70270L (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822460
Proc. SPIE 7027, Radiative data in the Zr I spectrum obtained by laser induced fluorescence, 70270M (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822461
Proc. SPIE 7027, Line shapes and widths of CPT resonances: effect of laser beam profile in open atomic system, 70270N (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822462
Proc. SPIE 7027, Projection moiré measurement of glass specimens retrofitted with safety film, 70270O (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822463
Proc. SPIE 7027, Study of mechanical characteristics of window security films by phase-stepping photoelasticity, 70270P (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822465
Proc. SPIE 7027, Gaussian beam reflection from Fizeau interferential wedge, 70270Q (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822467
Proc. SPIE 7027, Absorption and fluorescence in saturation regime of Cs-vapor layer with thickness close to the light wavelength, 70270R (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822468
Proc. SPIE 7027, Design and testing of a four-wavelength laser micro-refractometer, 70270S (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822469
Laser Remote Sensing and Ecology
Proc. SPIE 7027, Evolution and new advances in Doppler lidar for atmospheric studies, 70270T (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822502
Proc. SPIE 7027, Aerosol and cloud optical properties by ground-based sky radiometer measurements, 70270U (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822504
Proc. SPIE 7027, Optical characteristics of aerosol determined by Cimel, Prede, and Microtops II sun photometers over Belsk, Poland, 70270V (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822507
Proc. SPIE 7027, Summer lidar measurements in the troposphere over ALOMAR, Norway in 2007, 70270W (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822506
Proc. SPIE 7027, Lidar measurements of Saharan dust transportation over Sofia, 70270X (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822508
Proc. SPIE 7027, Raman-elastic-backscatter lidar for observations of tropospheric aerosol, 70270Y (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822509
Proc. SPIE 7027, Lidar boundary layer observations and ozone measurements in Sofia, Bulgaria, 70270Z (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822510
Proc. SPIE 7027, Estimation of the ratio of aerosol to molecular backscattering by two closely disposed wavelengths using CuBr lidar sounding (510.6 nm, 578.2 nm), 702710 (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822511
Proc. SPIE 7027, Potential accuracies of some new approaches for determination by Thomson scattering lidar of the electron temperature profiles in thermonuclear plasmas, 702711 (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822512
Proc. SPIE 7027, Remote velocity measurements of atmospheric inhomogeneities by imaging and statistical data processing, 702712 (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822513
Proc. SPIE 7027, Directional reflectance approach for emissivity estimation, 702713 (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822514
Proc. SPIE 7027, Image and stage identification during laser remote sounding objects of an organic origin, 702714 (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822516
Lasers in Biology and Medicine
Proc. SPIE 7027, Biophotonics in diagnosis and modeling of tissue pathologies, 702715 (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822517
Proc. SPIE 7027, Simulation and modeling of optical phase contrast microscope cellular nanobioimaging, 702716 (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822518
Proc. SPIE 7027, Improved antimicrobial therapy with cationic tetra- and octa-substituted phthalocyanines, 702717 (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822519
Proc. SPIE 7027, Modeling of laser light transport in tissue, 702718 (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822520
Proc. SPIE 7027, Spatial distribution of laser beam spreading in turbid tissue-like media containing ingredients, 702719 (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822521
Proc. SPIE 7027, 5-ALA/PpIX fluorescence detection of esophageal and stomach neoplasia: effects of autofluorescence background from normal and inflammatory areas, 70271A (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822523
Proc. SPIE 7027, Corneal morphology after ex-vivo UV and mid-infrared laser ablation, 70271B (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822524
Proc. SPIE 7027, Comparative investigation of the penetration of different wavelength visible LED radiation into dental tissue, 70271C (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822525
Laser Systems and Nonlinear Optics
Proc. SPIE 7027, Nonautonomous solitons in nonlinear optics and Bose-Einstein condensates, 70271D (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822526
Proc. SPIE 7027, Long plasma channels formed by axicon-focused filaments, 70271E (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822527
Proc. SPIE 7027, Coherent rotational dynamics of molecules in intense laser field, 70271F (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822528
Proc. SPIE 7027, Beam transformation in quadratic nonlinear photonic crystals, 70271G (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822529
Proc. SPIE 7027, Z-scan measurements of two-photon absorption for ultrashort laser radiation, 70271H (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822530
Proc. SPIE 7027, Soliton dynamics in confining time-dependent potentials, 70271I (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822531
Proc. SPIE 7027, A quasilinear regime of propagation of three-dimensional short optical pulses in a dispersive medium, 70271J (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822532
Proc. SPIE 7027, Spatial chirp revisited: matrix analysis of dispersionless optical systems and correct interferometric autocorrelation, 70271K (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822533
Proc. SPIE 7027, Selective excitation of atoms and molecules by ultrashort laser pulses, 70271L (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822535
Proc. SPIE 7027, Laser light diffraction from 2D layers of polymer-dispersed liquid-crystal droplets, 70271M (19 December 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.822536