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  • 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)

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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

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

A. Y. Vorobyev and Chunlei Guo, "Femtosecond laser nanostructuring of metals," Opt. Express 14, 2164-2169 (2006)

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