A dual purpose femtosecond laser processing and 5D spectroscopic (xyz, time, wavelength) microscopy system provides intelligent in-situ analysis and on-the-fly control of optical waveguides during laser writing. Definitive evidence of heat accumulation effects is reported.
© 2008 Optical Society of America
(320.0320) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast optics
(320.2250) Ultrafast optics : Femtosecond phenomena
(350.0350) Other areas of optics : Other areas of optics
(350.3390) Other areas of optics : Laser materials processing
J. Li, H. Zhang, S. M. Eaton, and P. R. Herman, "5-D Spectroscopic Microscopy for Intelligent Femtosecond Laser Writing of Optical Waveguides," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2008), paper JWE3.
References are not available for this paper.