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Research Output

Article

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
434 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

357 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

438 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

115 Citations (Scopus)

Tapered fibers embedded in silica aerogel

Xiao, L. M., Grogan, M. D. W., Leon-Saval, S. G., Williams, R., England, R., Wadsworth, W. J. & Birks, T. A., 15 Sep 2009, In : Optics Letters. 34, 18, p. 2724-2726 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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48 Citations (Scopus)
117 Downloads (Pure)

The airy fiber: an optical fiber that guides light diffracted by a circular aperture

Gris-Sánchez, I., Van Ras, D. & Birks, T. A., 20 Mar 2016, In : Optica. 3, 3, p. 270-276 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
12 Citations (Scopus)

Theoretical shape analysis of tapered fibers using a movable large-zone furnace

Sun, W., Yuan, M., Zeng, X. & Birks, T. A., Mar 2011, In : Optoelectronics Letters. 7, 2, p. 154-157 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

The photonic lantern

Birks, T. A., Gris Sanchez, I., Yerolatsitis, S., Leon-Saval, S. G. & Thomson, R. R., 30 Jun 2015, In : Advances in Optics and Photonics. 7, 2, p. 107-167 61 p.

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138 Citations (Scopus)
165 Downloads (Pure)

Two-octave spectral broadening of subnanojoule Cr : forsterite femtosecond laser pulses in tapered fibers

Akimov, D. A., Ivanov, A. A., Alfimov, M. V., Bagayev, S. N., Birks, T. A., Wadsworth, W. J., Russell, P. S., Fedotov, A. B., Pivtsov, V. S., Podshivalov, A. A. & Zheltikov, A. M., 2002, In : Applied Physics B-Lasers and Optics. 74, 4-5, p. 307-311 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

57 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

629 Citations (Scopus)

Ultrafast laser inscription of a 121-waveguide fan-out for astrophotonics

Thomson, R. R., Harris, R. J., Birks, T. A., Brown, G., Allington-Smith, J. & Bland-Hawthorn, J., 2012, In : Optics Letters. 37, 12, p. 2331-2333 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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54 Citations (Scopus)
130 Downloads (Pure)

Ultrafast laser inscription of an integrated photonic lantern

Thomson, R. R., Birks, T. A., Leon-Saval, S. G., Kar, A. K. & Bland-Hawthorn, J., 14 Mar 2011, In : Optics Express. 19, 6, p. 5698-5705 8 p.

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165 Citations (Scopus)
123 Downloads (Pure)

Ultrahigh resolution real time OCT imaging using a compact femtosecond Nd : Glass laser and nonlinear fiber

Bourquin, S., Aguirre, A. D., Hartl, I., Hsiung, P., Ko, T. H., Fujimoto, J. G., Birks, T. A., Wadsworth, W. J., Bunting, U. & Kopf, D., 2003, In : Optics Express. 11, 24, p. 3290-3297 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

102 Citations (Scopus)

Ultra-low background Raman sensing using a negative-curvature fibre and no distal optics

Yerolatsitis, S., Yu, F., McAughtrie, S., Tanner, M. G., Fleming, H., Stone, J. M., Campbell, C. J., Birks, T. A. & Knight, J. C., 1 Mar 2019, In : Journal of Biophotonics. 12, 3, p. 1-6 6 p., e201800239.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

Ultraviolet four-wave mixing in the LP02 fiber mode

Chen, Y., Wadsworth, W. J. & Birks, T. A., 1 Oct 2013, In : Optics Letters. 38, 19, p. 3747-3750 4 p.

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21 Citations (Scopus)
114 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

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92 Citations (Scopus)
148 Downloads (Pure)

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

20 Citations (Scopus)

Wavelength-independent all-fiber mode converters

Lai, K., Leon-Saval, S. G., Witkowska, A., Wadsworth, W. J. & Birks, T. A., 2007, In : Optics Letters. 32, 4, p. 328-330 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

86 Citations (Scopus)
Chapter

Aerogel-enhanced tapers and fibres

Wadsworth, W. J., Grogan, M. D. W., Xiao, L. M., Rollings, M. D., England, R. & Birks, T. A., 2011, 2011 IEEE Winter Topicals, WTM 2011. Piscataway, NJ: IEEE, p. 193-194 2 p. 5730113

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Aerogel package for fused fibre couplers

Xiao, L., Grogan, M. D. W., England, R., Wadsworth, W. J. & 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

Delivery of high-power nanosecond and picosecond pulses through a hollow-core Negative Curvature Fibre for micro-machining applications

Jaworski, P., Yu, F., Maier, R. R. J., Wadsworth, W. J., Birks, T. A., Knight, J. C., Shephard, J. D. & Hand, D. P., 2013, Optics InfoBase Conference Papers.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Gas sensing with a sub-micron tapered fibre embedded in hydrophobic aerogel

Xiao, L., Grogan, M. D. W., England, R., Wadsworth, W. J. & 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

Large core acetylene-filled photonic microcells made by tapering the hollow-core fiber

Wheeler, N. V., Grogan, M. D. W., Light, P. S., Couny, F., Birks, T. A. & Benabid, F., 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

Low-loss splicing of photonic crystal fibres by controlled hole collapse

Chen, Z., Xiong, C., Xiao, L. M., Wadsworth, W. J. & Birks, T. A., 2009, Optics InfoBase Conference Papers.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Minimising group index variations in a multicore endoscope fibre

Roper, J. C., Yerolatsitis, S., Birks, T. A., Mangan, B. J., Dunsby, C., French, P. M. W. & Knight, J. C., 2013, 2013 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2013. IEEE, p. 6833627

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Modifying photonic crystal fibres

Birks, T., Grogan, M., Chen, Z., Xiao, L., Leon-Saval, S-G., Xiong, C. & England, R., Jul 2009, 2009 14th Optoelectronics and Communications Conference. New York, U. S. A.: IEEE, p. 96-97 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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

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)

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

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)

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

The photonic lantern

Birks, T. A., Gris Sanchez, I. & Yerolatsitis, S., 2014, Optics InfoBase Conference Papers. Washington D. C., U. S. A.: Optical Society of America

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Third harmonic generation in uniform fibre nanotapers via intermodal coupling

Delgado-Pinar, M., Li, Y., Bird, D. M., 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

Ultrafast laser inscription of an integrated multimode-to-single-modes waveguide transition for astrophotonics

Thomson, R. R., Birks, T. A., Leon-Saval, S. G., Kar, A. K. & Bland-Hawthorn, J., 2011, Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe (CLEO EUROPE/EQEC), 2011 Conference on and 12th European Quantum Electronics Conference . Piscataway, NJ: IEEE, 1 p. 5943676

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

3 Citations (Scopus)
Conference article

Birefringent photonic crystal fiber with square lattice

Franczyk, M. G., Knight, J. C., Birks, T. A., Russell, P. S. J. & Ferrando, A., 1 Dec 2004, In : Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. 5576, p. 25-28 4 p., 04.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

2 Citations (Scopus)

Endoscopic sensing of distal lung physiology

Choudhury, D., Tanner, M. G., McAughtrie, S., Yu, F., Mills, B., Choudhary, T. R., Seth, S., Craven, T. H., Stone, J. M., Mati, I. K., Campbell, C. J., Bradley, M., Williams, C. K. I., Dhaliwal, K., Birks, T. A. & Thomson, R. R., 18 Mar 2019, In : Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 1151, 1, 012009.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Open Access
Conference contribution

185nm Guidance in a Hollow Core Optical Fibre

Winter, B., Vorobiev, D., Fleming, B., Witt, E., Gilliam, W., Rusimova, K., Yerolatsitis, S., Birks, T. & Wadsworth, W., 15 Sep 2019, OSA Technical Digest. OSA Publishing, JTu3A.19. (OSA Technical Digest).

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

Adiabatic broadband four-wave mixing frequency conversion in optical fibers

Ding, X., Harrington, K., Wright, L., Chang, W. Z., Wise, F., Birks, T., Suchowski, H. & Moses, J., 1 Jan 2018, CLEO - Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2018: Volume Part F94-CLEO_SI 2018. OSA Publishing, Vol. Part F94-CLEO_SI 2018. 2 p.

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

Adiabatic Higher Order Mode Guidance in Optical Microfibres

Jung, Y., Harrington, K., Yerolatsitis, S., Alam, S. U., Richardson, D. J. & Birks, T. A., 14 Nov 2018, 2018 European Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC 2018. IEEE, Vol. 2018-September. 8535411

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

Adiabatic mode multiplexers

Birks, T. A., Yerolatsitis, S. & Harrington, K., 31 May 2017, Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exhibition (OFC), 2017 . IEEE, 7937267

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

1 Citation (Scopus)

A fibre that guides an airy pattern

Gris-Sánchez, I. & Birks, T. A., 1 Jan 2019, Proceedings 2015 European Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics - European Quantum Electronics Conference, CLEO/Europe-EQEC 2015. OSA Publishing

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

A focal-ratio-degradation (FRD) resistant multimode fibre link using mode-selective photonic lanterns

Benoît, A., Yerolatsitis, S., Harrington, K., Birks, T. A. & Thomson, R. R., 17 Oct 2019, 2019 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe and European Quantum Electronics Conference, CLEO/Europe-EQEC 2019. U. S. A.: IEEE, 8872561. (2019 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe and European Quantum Electronics Conference, CLEO/Europe-EQEC 2019).

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

All-fibre tapered pseudo-slit reformatter

Yerolatsitis, S., Harrington, K. & Birks, T. A., 16 Dec 2016, 2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2016. IEEE, 7787965

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

1 Citation (Scopus)

Bend loss in all-solid photonic band-gap fibers

Luan, F., Birks, T. A., Knight, J. C., Pearce, G. J. & Bird, D. M., 23 Sep 2008, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2006 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2006. IEEE, 4627819. (Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and 2006 Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference, CLEO/QELS 2006).

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

Characterization of modes excited in nonlinear photonic crystal fibre using low coherence interferometry

Nandi, P., Wadsworth, W. J., Birks, T. A. & Knight, J. C., 19 May 2009, Photonic Crystal Fibers III. SPIE, 73570B. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 7357).

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

Core-to-core uniformity improvement in multi-core fiber Bragg gratings

Lindley, E., Min, S. S., Leon-Saval, S., Cvetojevic, N., Jovanovic, N., Bland-Hawthorn, J., Lawrence, J., Gris-Sanchez, I., Birks, T., Haynes, R. & Haynes, D., 2014, Advances in Optical and Mechanical Technologies for Telescopes and Instrumentation: Volume 9151. Navarro, R., Cunningham, C. R. & Barto, A. A. (eds.). SPIE, 91515F

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

13 Citations (Scopus)

Development of an efficient photonic device for the reformatting of celestial light

Maclachlan, D. G., Harris, R. J., Gris-Sánchez, I., Choudhury, D., Morris, T. J., Gendron, E., Basden, A. G., Spaleniak, I. J., Arriola, A., Birks, T. A., Allington-Smith, J. R. & Thomson, R. R., Jun 2016, Advances in Optical and Mechanical Technologies for Telescopes and Instrumentation II. Navarro, R. & Burge, J. H. (eds.). SPIE, 991227. (Proceedings of SPIE; vol. 9912).

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

Efficient photonic reformatting of stellar light for high precision spectroscopy

Maclachlan, D. G., Harris, R. J., Gris-Sanchez, I., Morris, T. J., Choudhury, D., Gendron, E., Basden, A. G., Spaleniak, I., Arriola, A., Birks, T. A., Allington-Smith, J. R. & Thomson, R. R., 16 Dec 2016, 2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2016. IEEE, 7787966

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

Endlessly adiabatic fibre

Harrington, K., Yerolatsitis, S., Van Ras, D. & Birks, T. A., 2017, Optical Fiber Communication Conference 2017. OSA Publishing, Th5D.2

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

Open Access
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2 Citations (Scopus)
131 Downloads (Pure)

Higher-order mode convertors for 'ribbon' fibre

Yerolatsitis, S. & Birks, T. A., 2014, European Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC) 2014. IEEE, p. 1-3

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