OSA's Digital Library

Optics Express

Optics Express

  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 14, Iss. 6 — Mar. 20, 2006
  • pp: 2164–2169

Femtosecond laser nanostructuring of metals

A.Y. Vorobyev and Chunlei Guo  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 14, Issue 6, pp. 2164-2169 (2006)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.14.002164


View Full Text Article

Enhanced HTML    Acrobat PDF (283 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations

Abstract

In this paper, we report on various nanostructures produced through direct surface modification on metals using femtosecond laser pulses. We show, for the first time, that these nanosctructures are natural consequence following femtosecond laser ablation. The optimal conditions for producing various nanostructures are determined.

© 2006 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(140.3390) Lasers and laser optics : Laser materials processing
(140.7090) Lasers and laser optics : Ultrafast lasers
(320.7130) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast processes in condensed matter, including semiconductors

ToC Category:
Lasers and Laser Optics

History
Original Manuscript: January 20, 2006
Revised Manuscript: March 14, 2006
Manuscript Accepted: March 15, 2006
Published: March 20, 2006

Citation
A. Y. Vorobyev and Chunlei Guo, "Femtosecond laser nanostructuring of metals," Opt. Express 14, 2164-2169 (2006)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-14-6-2164


Sort:  Author  |  Year  |  Journal  |  Reset  

References

  1. U. Kreibig and M. Vollmer, Optical Properties of Metal Clusters (Springer-Verlag, Berlin 1995).
  2. D.B. Geohegan, A.A. Puretzky, G. Duscher, and S.J. Pennycook, "Time-resolved imaging of gas phase nanoparticle synthesis by laser ablation," Appl. Phys. Lett. 72, 2987-2989 (1998). [CrossRef]
  3. P. P. Rajeev, P. Ayyub, S. Bagchi, and G. R. Kumar, "Nanostructures, local fields, and enhanced absorption in intense light-matter interaction," Opt. Lett. 29, 2662-2664 (2004). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  4. Nanostructured catalysts, S.L. Scott, C.M. Crudden, and C.W. Jones, eds. (Kluwer Academic, New York, 2003). [CrossRef]
  5. S. Chan, S.R. Horner, P.M. Fauchet, and B.L. Miller, "Identification of gram negative bacteria using nanoscale silicon microcavities," J. Am. Chem. Soc. 123, 11797-11798 (2001). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  6. S. Amoruso, G. Ausanio, R. Bruzzese, M. Vitello, and X. Wang, "Femtosecond laser pulse irradiation of solid targets as a general route to nanoparticle formation in a vacuum," Phys. Rev. B 71, 033406 (2005). [CrossRef]
  7. S. Eliezer, N. Eliaz, E. Grossman, D. Fisher, I. Gouzman, Z. Henis, Y. Horovitz, M. Frankel, S. Maman, and Y. Lereah, "Synthesis of nanoparticles with femtosecond laser pulses," Phys. Rev. B 69, 144119 (2004). [CrossRef]
  8. S. Nolte, B.N. Chichkov, H. Welling, Y. Shani, K. Liebermann, and H. Terkel, "Nanostructuring with spatially localized femtosecond laser pulses," Opt. Lett. 24, 914-916 (1999). [CrossRef]
  9. J. Koch, F. Korte, T. Bauer, C. Fallnich, A. Ostendorf, and B.N. Chichkov, "Nanotexturing of gold films by femtosecond laser-induced melt dynamics," Appl. Phys. A 81, 325-328 (2005). [CrossRef]
  10. I.V. Hertel, R. Stoian, D. Ashkenasi, A. Rosenfeld, and E.E.B. Campbell, "On the physics of material processing with femtosecond lasers," RIKEN Review No.32: Focused on Laser Precision Microfabrication (LPM2000), 23-30 (January, 2001).
  11. A.P. Joglekar, H. Liu, E. Meyhöfer, G. Mourou, and A.J. Hunt, "Optics at critical density: Applications to nanomorphing," PNAS,  101, 5856-5861 (2004). [CrossRef]
  12. A.Y. Vorobyev and C. Guo, "Enhanced absorptance of gold following multi-pulse femtosecond laser ablation," Phys. Rev. B 72, 195422 (2005). [CrossRef]
  13. A.Y. Vorobyev and C. Guo, "Direct observation of enhanced residual thermal energy coupling to solids in femtosecond laser ablation," Appl. Phys. Lett. 86, 011916 (2005). [CrossRef]

Cited By

Alert me when this paper is cited

OSA is able to provide readers links to articles that cite this paper by participating in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. CrossRef includes content from more than 3000 publishers and societies. In addition to listing OSA journal articles that cite this paper, citing articles from other participating publishers will also be listed.


« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited