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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 16, Iss. 5 — Mar. 3, 2008
  • pp: 3474–3483

Spectral resolved dynamic localization in curved fs laser written waveguide arrays

Felix Dreisow, Matthias Heinrich, Alexander Szameit, Sven Döring, Stefan Nolte, Andreas Tünnermann, Stephan Fahr, and Falk Lederer  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 16, Issue 5, pp. 3474-3483 (2008)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.16.003474


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Abstract

We investigate dynamic localization in curved femtosecond (fs) laser written waveguide arrays. The light propagation inside the array is directly observed by monitoring fluorescence of color centers induced during the fs writing process. In addition to monochromatic excitation the spectral response of the arrays is investigated by launching white light supercontinuum into the arrays.

© 2008 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(110.6760) Imaging systems : Talbot and self-imaging effects
(130.0130) Integrated optics : Integrated optics
(300.2530) Spectroscopy : Fluorescence, laser-induced

ToC Category:
Integrated Optics

History
Original Manuscript: December 11, 2007
Revised Manuscript: February 1, 2008
Manuscript Accepted: February 1, 2008
Published: February 29, 2008

Citation
Felix Dreisow, Matthias Heinrich, Alexander Szameit, Sven Doering, Stefan Nolte, Andreas Tuennermann, Stefan Fahr, and Falk Lederer, "Spectral resolved dynamic localization in curved fs laser written waveguide arrays," Opt. Express 16, 3474-3483 (2008)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-16-5-3474


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