PHOTONICS NORTH 2008
2-4 June 2008
Montréal, Canada
Front Matter
Proc. SPIE 7099, Front Matter: Volume 7099, 709901 (20 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.810368
Biophotonics
Proc. SPIE 7099, Acousto-optical imaging using a powerful long pulse laser, 709902 (11 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.804506
Proc. SPIE 7099, First experimental study of self-forming synthetic lipids by confocal laser tweezers Raman spectroscopy, 709903 (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.804822
Proc. SPIE 7099, Temperature-controlled Raman microscopy to study the phase behavior of synthetic PEGylated lipids and nanovesicles, 709904 (11 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.804823
Proc. SPIE 7099, A new model for the anterior corneal surface using higher-order aspheric surfaces and variable eccentricity, 709905 (11 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.806438
Proc. SPIE 7099, Fabrication and characterization of optical phantoms, 709906 (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.807789
Proc. SPIE 7099, Time-domain 3D localization of fluorescent inclusions in a thick scattering medium, 709907 (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.807669
Proc. SPIE 7099, Three-dimensional spatial localization of thin fluorophore-filled capillaries in thick scattering media, 709908 (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.807556
Proc. SPIE 7099, 3x3 MZI with unbalanced differential detection for full range swept-source optical coherence tomography, 709909 (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.807440
Proc. SPIE 7099, Fiber probes used in optical coherence tomography, 70990A (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.807442
Proc. SPIE 7099, High-resolution reflectometer for monitoring of biological samples, 70990B (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.806959
Proc. SPIE 7099, Optical design considerations when imaging the fundus with an adaptive optics correction, 70990C (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.807121
Proc. SPIE 7099, First experimental demonstration of a Fresnel axicon, 70990D (11 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.807162
Proc. SPIE 7099, Spatial-domain optical coherence tomography, 70990E (11 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.807169
Proc. SPIE 7099, Taking control of the flagellar motor, 70990F (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.807183
Proc. SPIE 7099, Applications of Doppler optical coherence tomography based on zero-crossing detection to flow monitoring inside a stenosis phantom, 70990G (11 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.807215
Proc. SPIE 7099, Two-species microparticle detection in optofluidic biochips with polymeric waveguides, 70990H (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.807238
Proc. SPIE 7099, High resolution imaging with TM<sub>01</sub> laser beams, 70990I (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.807304
Proc. SPIE 7099, Durable optical phantoms with complex geometries and tissue-like mechanical properties, 70990J (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.807405
Proc. SPIE 7099, Optical simulation, design, and optimization of a microchip-based flow cytometer, 70990K (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.807140
Fiber Lasers and Devices
Proc. SPIE 7099, All-fiber laser beam shaping at 1.0 &#956;m wavelength region in a single-mode fiber, 70990L (11 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.804764
Proc. SPIE 7099, Optical low-coherence reflectometry for characterization of specialty fibers and photonic crystal waveguides, 70990M (11 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.804783
Proc. SPIE 7099, Multiwavelength self-pulsating fibre laser based on cascaded SPM spectral broadening and filtering, 70990N (11 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.805303
Proc. SPIE 7099, Microwave signal generation using an erbium-doped external cavity laser, 70990O (11 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.805321
Proc. SPIE 7099, Development of fiber long period gratings for biological sensor applications, 70990P (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.805390
Proc. SPIE 7099, Improving the mode profile circularity of microstructured optical fibers by using an Archimedean-like cladding structure, 70990Q (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.806737
Proc. SPIE 7099, A medium-power widely tunable single wavelength fiber laser, 70990R (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.806924
Proc. SPIE 7099, Feasibility of Kerr-lens mode locking in fiber lasers, 70990S (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.807415
Proc. SPIE 7099, Analsysis of soliton interaction with local defects in fiber Bragg grating, 70990T (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.806929
Proc. SPIE 7099, Analysis of two dimensional multistage acousto-optic cell array system based on generalized equations for different parameters, 70990U (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.806930
Proc. SPIE 7099, Power and energy-scaling of cladding-pumped Raman fibre lasers sources, 70990V (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.806987
Proc. SPIE 7099, Impact of self-steepening on the dynamics of a passively modelocked fiber laser containing a long period fiber grating, 70990W (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.806988
Proc. SPIE 7099, Progress in high-power single frequency master oscillator power amplifier, 70990X (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.807075
Proc. SPIE 7099, Kilowatt-power Er3+ doped cladding fiber amplifier, 70990Y (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.807127
Optoelectronic and Integrated Devices
Proc. SPIE 7099, Thermo-optic switching using liquid-core waveguides in integrated Mach-Zehnder interferometers in silica-on-silicon, 70990Z (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.804597
Proc. SPIE 7099, Impact of the mean nodal degree on optical networks, 709910 (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.804698
Proc. SPIE 7099, Laser oscillation in Nd:YVO<sub>4</sub> channel waveguides fabricated by ion implantation, 709911 (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.804780
Proc. SPIE 7099, Dynamic compensation of chromatic and polarization mode dispersion using liquid crystals, 709912 (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.805389
Proc. SPIE 7099, Plasmonic optical waveguides in superconductive traveling-wave photodetectors, 709913 (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.806201
Proc. SPIE 7099, Optimizing four-wave mixing performance in semiconductor optical amplifiers, 709914 (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.806884
Proc. SPIE 7099, Optimization of antireflection coating design for multijunction solar cells and concentrator systems, 709915 (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.807675
Proc. SPIE 7099, Entanglement based free-space quantum key distribution, 709916 (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.807670
Proc. SPIE 7099, Aging and strength improvement of silica optical fibers, 709917 (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.807092
Proc. SPIE 7099, Poled glasses for optical devices, 709918 (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.807166
New Optical Materials and Nanophotonics
Proc. SPIE 7099, Optimizing material properties of bulk-heterojunction polymer films for photovoltaic applications, 709919 (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.806958
Proc. SPIE 7099, Porous silicon: electrochemical microstructuring, photoluminescence, and covalent modificaiton, 70991A (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.807175
Proc. SPIE 7099, Imaging of photonic crystal slabs with non-ideal effective refractive index, 70991B (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.807289
Photonic Design and Simulation
Proc. SPIE 7099, Accurate and efficient sensitivity analysis using the beam propagation method, 70991C (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.804484
Proc. SPIE 7099, A novel reconfigurable ring architecture of multiple secure private networks over EPON using OCDMA code-drop units, 70991D (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.804545
Proc. SPIE 7099, Optical beamforming for retro-directive array antennas, 70991E (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.804733
Proc. SPIE 7099, Band gap of nanometer thick Si/SiO<sub>2</sub> quantum wells: theory versus experiment, 70991F (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.804577
Proc. SPIE 7099, Slow-light plasmonic metal nano-strip resonators, 70991G (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.804820
Proc. SPIE 7099, Extended-cavity diode laser continuously tuned with a translated varied line-space grating, 70991H (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.805600
Proc. SPIE 7099, Ray matrices for a varied line-space diffraction grating with curved lines, 70991I (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.806544
Proc. SPIE 7099, Lens-free focusing of Gaussian beams, 70991J (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.806611
Proc. SPIE 7099, Critical comparison of three modal methods: bidirectional eigenmode expansion propagation method, aperiodic rigorous coupled mode analysis, and harmonic expansion method, 70991K (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.806719
Proc. SPIE 7099, Spatial heterodyne planar waveguide spectrometer: theory and design, 70991L (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.806822
Proc. SPIE 7099, Genetic algorithm synthesis of spectral phase OCDMA encoders and decoders, 70991M (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.806872
Proc. SPIE 7099, Performance comparison of coherent versus incoherent direct sequence optical code division multiple access system, 70991N (12 August 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.806880