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Research Output 1997 2019

2004
11 Citations (Scopus)

All-fibre devices based on tapered fibres

Birks, T. A., Kakarantzas, G. & StJ Russell, P., 2004, p. 3 pp. vol.2.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Fibers
Stretching
Heating

Compact supercontinuum generation and four-wave mixing in PCF with 10 ns laser pulses

Wadsworth, W. J., JoIy, N. Y., Biancalana, F., Knight, J. C., Birks, T. A. & Russell, P. S. J., 2004, p. 2 pp. vol.2.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Q switched lasers
four-wave mixing
pulses
lasers

Efficient single-mode supercontinuum generation in submicron-diameter silica-air fibre waveguides

Leon-Saval, S. G., Birks, T. A., Wadsworth, W. J., Russell, P. S. L. & Mason, M. W., 2004, p. 1010-1011. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Experimental demonstration of refractive index scaling in photonic bandgap fibers

Antonoppolos, G., Benabid, F., Birks, T. A., Bird, D. M., Bouwmans, G., Knight, J. C. & Russell, P. S. J., 2004, p. 2 pp. vol.2.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

photonics
refractivity
scaling
fibers
scaling laws

Low loss (1.7 dB/km) hollow core photonic bandgap fiber

Mangan, B. J., Farr, L., Langford, A., Roberts, P. J., Williams, D. P., Couny, F., Lawman, M., Mason, M., Coupland, S., Flea, R., Sabert, H., Birks, T. A., Knight, J. C. & Russell, P. S. J., 2004, p. 3 pp. vol.2.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

hollow
photonics
fibers
attenuation
wavelengths
16 Citations (Scopus)

Low-loss deposition of solgel-derived silica films on tapered fibers

Kakarantzas, G., Leon-Saval, S. G., Birks, T. A. & Russell, P. S. J., 2004, In : Optics Letters. 29, 7, p. 694-696 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Octave supercontinuum generated in tapered conventional fibres by a nanosecond 1064 nm laser

Cordeiro, C. M. B., Wadsworth, W. J., Birks, T. A. & Russell, P. S. J., 2004, p. 2 pp. vol.2.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

heavy water
octaves
YAG lasers
pulse duration
diodes
85 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

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

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

photonics
splicing
fibers
crystals
optics
426 Citations (Scopus)

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

428 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

86 Citations (Scopus)
76 Downloads (Pure)

Very high numerical aperture fibers

Wadsworth, W. J., Percival, R. M., Bouwmans, G., Knight, J. C., Birks, T. A., Hedley, T. D. & Russell, P. S., Mar 2004, In : IEEE Photonics Technology Letters. 16, 3, p. 843-845 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
numerical aperture
fibers
Fibers
Lasers
Silicon Dioxide
2005

Achieving low loss and low nonlinearity in hollow core photonic crystal fibers

Roberts, P. J., Couny, F., Birks, T. A., Knight, J. C., St Russell, P. J., Mangan, B. J., Sabert, H., Williams, D. P. & Farr, L., 2005, p. 1240-1242 Vol. 2.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

hollow
nonlinearity
photonics
fibers
crystals

All-fiber single-mode hollow-core gas cells for stimulated Raman scattering and laser frequency stabilization

Benabid, F., Couny, F., Knight, J. C., Birks, T. A. & Russell, P. S. J., 2005, p. 378-380 Vol. 1.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Raman lasers
hollow
stabilization
Raman spectra
fibers

A single-material glass-web optical fiber

Joly, N. Y., Yulin, A., Knight, J. C., Birks, T. A. & Russell, P. S. J., 2005, p. 1724-1726 Vol. 3.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

optical fibers
fibers
glass
cancellation
frequency shift
432 Citations (Scopus)

Compact, stable and efficient all-fibre gas cells using hollow-core photonic crystal fibres

Benabid, F., Couny, F., Knight, J. C., Birks, T. A. & Russell, P. S., 2005, In : Nature. 434, 7032, p. 488-491 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Elongate photonic bandgap waveguide with low refractive index core

Banham, M. J., Pottage, J. M., Birks, T. & Bird, D., 27 Apr 2005, IPC No. G02B6/02, Patent No. GB2407390 (A)

Research output: Patent

photonics
refractivity
waveguides
78 Citations (Scopus)

Engineering the dispersion of tapered fibers for supercontinuum generation with a 1064 nm pump laser

Cordeiro, C. M. B., Wadsworth, W. J., Birks, T. A. & Russell, P. S. J., 2005, In : Optics Letters. 30, 15, p. 1980-1982 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

99 Citations (Scopus)

Guidance properties of low-contrast photonic bandgap fibres

Argyros, A., Birks, T. A., Leon-Saval, S. G., Cordeiro, C. M. B. & Russell, P. S., 2005, In : Optics Express. 13, 7, p. 2503-2511 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

97 Citations (Scopus)

Hole inflation and tapering of stock photonic crystal fibres

Wadsworth, W. J., Witkowska, A., Leon-Saval, S. G. & Birks, T. A., 2005, In : Optics Express. 13, 17, p. 6541-6549 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)

Linear and nonlinear guidance in an ultralow loss planar glass membrane

Joly, N. Y., Birks, T. A., Yulin, A., Knight, J. C. & Russell, P. S. J., 2005, In : Optics Letters. 30, 18, p. 2469-2471 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

85 Citations (Scopus)

Loss in solid-core photonic crystal fibers due to interface roughness scattering

Roberts, P. J., Couny, F., Sabert, H., Mangan, B. J., Birks, T. A., Knight, J. C. & Russell, P. S., 2005, In : Optics Express. 13, 20, p. 7779-7793 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

215 Citations (Scopus)

Multimode fiber devices with single-mode performance

Leon-Saval, S. G., Birks, T. A., Bland-Hawthorn, J. & Englund, M., 2005, In : Optics Letters. 30, 19, p. 2545-2547 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Optical micro- and nano-structures using fibre tapers

Birks, T. A., Leon-Saval, S. G., Wadsworth, W. J. & Russell, P. S. J., 2005, p. 47-49 Vol. 1.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

tapering
photonics
waveguides
microstructure
fibers
165 Citations (Scopus)

Photonic bandgap with an index step of one percent

Argyros, A., Birks, T. A., Leon-Saval, S. G., Cordeiro, C. M. B., Luan, F. & Russell, P. S. J., 2005, In : Optics Express. 13, 1, p. 309-314 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

80 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

9 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

1 Citation (Scopus)

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

fibers
splicing
Bragg gratings
gratings
waveguides
127 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

8 Citations (Scopus)

The fundamental limits to the attenuation of hollow-core photonic crystal fibres

Birks, T. A., Roberts, P. J., Couny, F., Sabert, H., Mangan, B. J., Williams, D. P., Farr, L., Mason, M. W., Tomlinson, A., Knight, J. C. & Russell, P. S. J., 2005.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

hollow
attenuation
photonics
capillary waves
fibers
598 Citations (Scopus)

Ultimate low loss of hollow-core photonic crystal fibres

Roberts, P. J., Couny, F., Sabert, H., Mangan, B. J., Williams, D. P., Farr, L., Mason, M. W., Tomlinson, A., Birks, T. A., Knight, J. C. & Russell, P. S. J., 2005, In : Optics Express. 13, 1, p. 236-244 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

Visualizing the photonic band gap in hollow core photonic crystal fibers

Couny, F., Sabert, H., Roberts, P. J., Williams, D. P., Tomlinson, A., Mangan, B. J., Farr, L., Knight, J. C., Birks, T. A. & Russell, P. S., 2005, In : Optics Express. 13, 2, p. 558-563 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wavelength-independent high-extinction fibre mode convertor

Leon-Saval, S. G., Birks, T. A., George, A. K., Wadsworth, W. J. & Russell, P. S. J., 2005, p. 1981-1983 Vol. 3.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

extinction
fibers
wavelengths
converters
photonics
2006
62 Citations (Scopus)

All-fiber anamorphic core-shape transitions

Witkowska, A., Lai, K., Leon-Saval, S. G., Wadsworth, W. J. & Birks, T. A., 2006, In : Optics Letters. 31, 18, p. 2672-2674 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

All solid photonic bandgap fiber based on an array of oriented rectangular high index rods

Wang, A., Pearce, G. J., Luan, F., Bird, D. M., Birks, T. A. & Knight, J. C., 2006, In : Optics Express. 14, 22, p. 10844-10850 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Citations (Scopus)

An improved photonic bandgap fiber based on an array of rings

Stone, J., Pearce, G. J., Luan, F., Birks, T. A., Knight, J. C., George, A. K. & Bird, D. M., 2006, In : Optics Express. 14, 13, p. 6291-6296 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

87 Citations (Scopus)

Approximate band structure calculation for photonic bandgap fibres

Birks, T. A., Pearce, G. J. & Bird, D. M., 2006, In : Optics Express. 14, 20, p. 9483-9490 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

112 Citations (Scopus)

Bend loss in all-solid bandgap fibres

Birks, T. A., Luan, F., Pearce, G. J., Wang, A., Knight, J. C. & Bird, D. M., 2006, In : Optics Express. 14, 12, p. 5688-5698 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

56 Citations (Scopus)

Design of low-loss and highly birefringent hollow-core photonic crystal fiber

Roberts, P. J., Williams, D. P., Sabert, H., Mangan, B. J., Bird, D. M., Birks, T. A., Knight, J. C. & Russell, P. S., 2006, In : Optics Express. 14, 16, p. 7329-7341 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Citations (Scopus)

Enhanced visible continuum generation from a microchip 1064nm laser

Xiong, C., Witkowska, A., Leon-Saval, S. G., Birks, T. A. & Wadsworth, W. J., 2006, In : Optics Express. 14, 13, p. 6188-6193 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

72 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental demonstration of the frequency shift of bandgaps in photonic crystal fibers due to refractive index scaling

Antonopoulos, G., Benabid, F., Birks, T. A., Bird, D. M., Knight, J. C. & Russell, P. S. J., 2006, In : Optics Express. 14, 7, p. 3000-3006 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Fibre core shape transitions for optical interfacing

Lai, K., Witkowska, A., Leon-Saval, S. G., Wadsworth, W. J. & Birks, T. A., 2006, p. 1-3. 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

fibers
semiconductor lasers
photonics
heating
crystals
9 Citations (Scopus)

Liquid-crystal-based in-fiber tunable spectral structures

Zalevsky, Z., Luan, F., Wadsworth, W. J., Saval, S. L. & Birks, T. A., 2006, In : Optical Engineering. 45, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Low-loss singlemode fibre 1 x 2 Y-junction

Healy, N., McDaid, E., Murphy, D. F., Hussey, C. D. & Birks, T. A., 2006, In : Electronics Letters. 42, 13, p. 740-742 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Citations (Scopus)

Modal coupling in fiber tapers decorated with metallic surface gratings

Ding, W., Andrews, S. R., Birks, T. A. & Maier, S. A., 2006, In : Optics Letters. 31, 17, p. 2556-2558 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Novel methods pair holey fibers with conventional fibers

Birks, T., Leon-Saval, S., Witkowska, A., Lai, K. & Wadsworth, W., 2006, In : Laser Focus World. 42, 4, p. 70-73 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Reducing losses in photonic crystal fibres

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

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

photonics
fibers
crystals
attenuation
output
34 Citations (Scopus)

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

111 Citations (Scopus)

Supercontinuum generation system for optical coherence tomography based on tapered photonic crystal fibre

Humbert, G., Wadsworth, W. J., Leon-Saval, S. G., Knight, J. C., Birks, T. A., Russell, P. S. J., Lederer, M. J., Kopf, D., Wiesauer, K., Breuer, E. I. & Stifter, D., 2006, In : Optics Express. 14, 4, p. 1596-1603 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle