19972022

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Research Output

Photonic crystal fibre tapers and devices

Birks, T. A., 2007, p. 1-2. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

"Photonic lantern" spectral filters in multi-core fibre

Birks, T. A., Mangan, B. J., Díez, A., Cruz, J. L. & Murphy, D. F., 18 Jun 2012, In : Optics Express. 20, 13, p. 13996-14008 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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90 Citations (Scopus)
137 Downloads (Pure)

PIMMS: Photonic integrated multimode microspectrograph

Bland-Hawthorn, J., Lawrence, J., Robertson, G., Campbell, S., Pope, B., Betters, C., Leon-Saval, S., Birks, T., Haynes, R., Cvetojevic, N. & Jovanovic, N., Jun 2010, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 7735, 77350N.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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68 Citations (Scopus)
129 Downloads (Pure)

PIMMS échelle: the next generation of compact diffraction limited spectrographs for arbitrary input beams

Betters, C. H., Leon-Saval, S. G., Bland-Hawthorn, J., Richards, S. N., Birks, T. A. & Gris-Sánchez, I., Jul 2014, Proceedings of SPIE : Ground-based and Airborne Instrumentation for Astronomy V. Ramsay, S. K., MacLean, I. S. & Takami, H. (eds.). SPIE, Vol. 9147. 91471I

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

6 Citations (Scopus)

Plasmonic aerogel doped with gold nanoparticles

Grogan, M. D. W., Rollings, M. D., Xiao, L., Wadsworth, W. J., England, R., Maier, S. A. & Birks, T. A., 2010, Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference: 2010 Laser Science to Photonic Applications, CLEO/QELS 2010. New York: Association for Computing Machinery

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Porous silicon nanocrystals in a silica aerogel matrix

Amonkosolpan, J., Wolverson, D., Goller, B., Polisski, S., Kovalev, D., Rollings, M., Grogan, M. D. W. & Birks, T. A., 2012, In : Nanoscale Research Letters. 7, 6 p., 397.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Positron and positronium studies of silica aerogel

Edwardson, C. J., Grogan, M. D. W., Birks, T. A. & Coleman, P. G., 2011, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 262, 1, 4 p., 012018.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Post-processing and tapering of PCFs

Leon-Saval, S. G., Birks, T. A., Witkowska, A., Ke, L. & Wadsworth, W. J., 2008, p. 204-205. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Post-processing of photonic crystal fibres using a CO/sub 2/ laser beam: a step towards miniature compact fibre devices

Kakarantzas, G., Birks, T. A. & Russell, P. S. J., 2003, p. 176-177 Vol.1.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Quantitative characterisation of endoscopic imaging fibres

Wood, H. A. C., Stone, J. M., Harrington, K., Birks, T. A. & Knight, J. C., 16 Dec 2016, 2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2016. IEEE, 7788793

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Quantitative characterization of endoscopic imaging fibers

Wood, H. A. C., Harrington, K., Stone, J. M., Birks, T. A. & Knight, J. C., 6 Feb 2017, In : Optics Express. 25, 3, p. 1985-1992 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
5 Citations (Scopus)

Realizing low loss air core photonic crystal fibers by exploiting an antiresonant core surround

Roberts, P. J., Williams, D. P., Mangan, B. J., Sabert, H., Couny, F., Wadsworth, W. J., Birks, T. A., Knight, J. C. & Russell, P. S. J., 2005, In : Optics Express. 13, 20, p. 8277-8285 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

82 Citations (Scopus)

Recent progress in photonic crystal fibers

Birks, T., Wadsworth, W., Knight, J. & Russell, P. S. J., 2003.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

4 Citations (Scopus)

Reconstructing core-to-core variations of propagation constant in coupled multicore fiber for quantum walks

Mosley, P. J., Gris-Sánchez, I., Stone, J. M., Francis-Jones, R. J. A., Hoggarth, R. A., Ashton, D. J. & Birks, T. A., May 2015, CLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO-SI 2015. OSA Publishing, SM2L.4

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Reducing losses in photonic crystal fibres

Birks, T. A., 2006, p. 3 pp. 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

4 Citations (Scopus)

Remotely addressed optical fibre curvature sensor using multicore photonic crystal fibre

MacPherson, W. N., Gander, M. J., McBride, R., Jones, J. D. C., Blanchard, P. M., Burnett, J. G., Greenaway, A. H., Mangan, B., Birks, T. A., Knight, J. C. & Russell, P. S., 2001, In : Optics Communications. 193, 1-6, p. 97-104 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

101 Citations (Scopus)

Robust photonic band gaps for hollow core guidance in PCF made from high index glass

Pottage, J. M., Bird, D. M., Hedley, T. D., Birks, T. A., Knight, J. C., Russell, P. S. & Roberts, P. J., 2003, In : Optics Express. 11, 22, p. 2854-2861 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

82 Citations (Scopus)

Rocking filter formation in non-photosensitive highly birefringent photonic crystal fibres

Kakarantzas, G., Ortigosa-Blanch, A., Birks, T. A., Knight, J. C. & Russell, P. S. J., 1 Jan 2002, 2002 28th European Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC 2002 - Proceedings. Danielsen, P. (ed.). IEEE, 1600915. (European Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC; vol. 1).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

5 Citations (Scopus)

Scaling laws and vector effects in bandgap-guiding fibres

Birks, T. A., Bird, D. M., Hedley, T. D., Pottage, J. M. & Russell, P. S., 2004, In : Optics Express. 12, 1, p. 69-74 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

88 Citations (Scopus)

Second generation OH suppression filters using multicore fibres

Haynes, R., Birks, T. A., Bland-Hawthorn, J., Cruz, J. L., Diez, A., Ellis, S. C., Haynes, D., Krämer, R. G., Mangan, B. J., Min, S., Murphy, D. F., Nolte, S., Olaya, J. C., Thomas, J. U., Trinh, C. Q., Tünnermann, A. & Voigtländer, C., 2012, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 8450, 845011.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Seeing things in a hole new light: photonic crystal fibers

Birks, T., Knight, J., Mangan, B. & Russell, P. S., 2001.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

5 Citations (Scopus)

Selective mode excitation in hollow-core photonic crystal fiber

Galea, A. D., Couny, F., Coupland, S., Roberts, P. J., Sabert, H., Knight, J. C., Birks, T. A. & Russell, P. S. J., 2005, In : Optics Letters. 30, 7, p. 717-719 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

SERS PROBE COMPRISING A DUAL-CORE OPTICAL FIBER AND A SPACER ONTO WHICH SERS-ACTIVE NANOPARTICLES ARE ATTACHED

Choudhury, D., Tanner, M. G., Stone, J., Birks, T., Knight, J. & Yu, F., 2019, Patent No. WO2017158331 (A1), 13 Mar 2017, Priority date 14 Mar 2016, Priority No. 1604331.7

Research output: Patent

Silica aerogel core waveguide

Grogan, M. D. W., Leon-Saval, S. G., England, R. & Birks, T., 2010, In : Optics Express. 18, 21, p. 22497-22502 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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3 Citations (Scopus)
119 Downloads (Pure)

Silica aerogel in optical fibre devices

Birks, T. A., Grogan, M. D. W., Xiao, L. M., Rollings, M. D., England, R. & Wadsworth, W. J., Jul 2010, 12th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks, ICTON 2010. IEEE, 4 p. 5549052

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

3 Citations (Scopus)

Silica-air structures for optical fibres

Wadsworth, W. J., Rollings, M., Bateman, S. A., Mosley, P. J. & Birks, T. A., 1 Jul 2012, 2012 14th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON). IEEE, 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingOther chapter contribution

Single-mode performance in multimode fibre devices

Leon-Saval, S. G., Birks, T. A., Bland-Hawthorn, J. & Englund, M., 2005, p. 3 pp. Vol. 5.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

1 Citation (Scopus)

Single-mode photonic band gap guidance of light in air

Cregan, R. F., Mangan, B. J., Knight, J. C., Birks, T. A., Russell, P. S. J., Roberts, P. J. & Allan, D. C., 3 Sep 1999, In : Science. 285, 5433, p. 1537-1539 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1649 Citations (Scopus)

Six-mode photonic lantern multiplexer made from reduced-cladding fibres

Yerolatsitis, S. & Birks, T. A., 30 Nov 2015, European Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC), 2015. IEEE, 7341940

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

6 Citations (Scopus)

Slope-matched dispersion-compensating photonic crystal fibre

Mangan, B. J., Couny, F., Farr, L., Langford, A., Roberts, P. J., Williams, D. P., Banham, M., Mason, M. W., Murphy, D. F., Brown, E. A. M., Sabert, H., Birks, T. A., Knight, J. C. & Russell, P. S. J., 2004, p. 1069-1070. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Solid photonic bandgap fibres and applications

Knight, J. C., Luan, F., Pearce, G. J., Wang, A., Birks, T. A. & Bird, D. M., 2006, In : Japanese Journal of Applied Physics Part 1-Regular Papers Brief Communications & Review Papers. 45, 8A, p. 6059-6063 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Citations (Scopus)

Spectral superbroadening of subnanojoule Cr : Forsterite femtosecond laser pulses in a tapered fiber

Akimov, D. A., Ivanov, A. A., Alfimov, M. V., Bagayev, S. N., Birks, T. A., Wadsworth, W. J., Russell, P. S. J., Fedotov, A. B., Pivtsov, V. S., Podshivalov, A. A. & Zheltikov, A. M., 2001, In : Jetp Letters. 74, 9, p. 460-463 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Splice-free interfacing of photonic crystal fibers

Leon-Saval, S. G., Birks, T. A., Joly, N. Y., George, A. K., Wadsworth, W. J., Kakarantzas, G. & Russell, P. S. J., 2005, In : Optics Letters. 30, 13, p. 1629-1631 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

127 Citations (Scopus)

Splice-less interfacing of conventional fibers to photonic crystal fibers

Leon-Saval, S. G., Kakarantzas, G., George, A. K., Birks, T. A. & Russell, P. S. J., 2004, p. 2 pp. vol.2.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Square-lattice large-pitch hollow-core photonic crystal fiber

Couny, F., Roberts, P. J., Birks, T. A. & Benabid, F., Dec 2008, In : Optics Express. 16, 25, p. 20626-20636 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Citations (Scopus)

Square-lattice large-pitch hollow-core photonic crystal fiber

Couny, F., Roberts, P. J., Benabid, F. & Birks, T. A., 2008, 2008 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics & Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference. IEEE, Vol. 1-9. p. 913-914 2 p. (IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society (LEOS) Annual Meeting).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Stable low-loss optical nanofibres embedded in hydrophobic aerogel

Xiao, L., Grogan, M. D. W., Wadsworth, W. J., England, R. & Birks, T. A., 17 Jan 2011, In : Optics Express. 19, 2, p. 764-769 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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21 Citations (Scopus)
136 Downloads (Pure)

State-of-the-art photonic crystal fiber

Wadsworth, W. J., Knight, J. & Birks, T., 2012, In : Optics and Photonics News. 23, 3, p. 24-31 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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6 Citations (Scopus)
130 Downloads (Pure)

Strain-induced phase-matching and tunability of acoustic gratings in fibers

Diez, A., Kakarantzas, G., Birks, T. A. & Russell, P. S., 2001, In : Applied Physics Letters. 79, 9, p. 1390-1392 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Streamlined life cycle assessment of transparent silica aerogel made by supercritical drying

Dowson, M., Grogan, M., Birks, T., Harrison, D. & Craig, S., Sep 2012, In : Applied Energy. 97, p. 396-404

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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48 Citations (Scopus)
231 Downloads (Pure)

Strictly-bound modes of an idealised hollow-core fibre without a photonic bandgap

Birks, T. A., Bird, D. M., Benabid, F. & Roberts, P. J., Sep 2010, 36th European Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication. Piscataway, NJ: IEEE, 5621219

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Structural long-period gratings in photonic crystal fibers

Kakarantzas, G., Birks, T. A. & Russell, P. S., 2002, In : Optics Letters. 27, 12, p. 1013-1015 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

199 Citations (Scopus)

Structural rocking filters in highly birefringent photonic crystal fiber

Kakarantzas, G., Ortigosa-Blanch, A., Birks, T. A., Russell, P. S., Farr, L., Couny, F. & Mangan, B. J., 2003, In : Optics Letters. 28, 3, p. 158-160 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

93 Citations (Scopus)

Structure of plasmonic aerogel and the breakdown of the effective medium approximation

Grogan, M. D. W., Heck, S. C., Hood, K. M., Maier, S. A. & Birks, T. A., 1 Feb 2011, In : Optics Letters. 36, 3, p. 358-360 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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5 Citations (Scopus)
115 Downloads (Pure)

Supercontinuum and four-wave mixing with Q-switched pulses in endlessly single-mode photonic crystal fibres

Wadsworth, W. J., Joly, N., Knight, J. C., Birks, T. A., Biancalana, F. & Russell, P. S. J., 26 Jan 2004, In : Optics Express. 12, 2, p. 299-309 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
436 Citations (Scopus)

Supercontinuum generation in fused fibre couplers

Birks, T. A., Wadsworth, W. J. & St J Russell, P., 2001, p. 412-413. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

4 Citations (Scopus)

Supercontinuum generation in photonic crystal fibers and optical fiber tapers: a novel light source

Wadsworth, W. J., Ortigosa-Blanch, A., Knight, J. C., Birks, T. A., Man, T. P. M. & Russell, P. S., 2002, In : Journal of the Optical Society of America B-Optical Physics. 19, 9, p. 2148-2155 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

360 Citations (Scopus)

Supercontinuum generation in submicron fibre waveguides

Leon-Saval, S. G., Birks, T. A., Wadsworth, W. J., Russell, P. S. J. & Mason, M. W., 2004, In : Optics Express. 12, 13, p. 2864-2869 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

441 Citations (Scopus)

Supercontinuum generation in tapered fibres

Birks, T. A., Bahloul, D., Man, T. P. M., Wadsworth, W. J. & Russell, P. S. J., 2002, p. 486-487 vol.1.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

3 Citations (Scopus)

Supercontinuum generation in tapered fibres embedded in silica aerogel

Rollings, M. D., Grogan, M. D. W., Xiao, L. M., England, R., Birks, T. A. & Wadsworth, W. J., 2010, Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference: 2010 Laser Science to Photonic Applications, CLEO/QELS 2010. New York: Association for Computing Machinery

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter