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1. Nurturing a Disruptive Technology for Thermodynamic Metrology
Topic: Optics
Published: 9/12/2014
Author: Zeeshan Ahmed
Abstract: This presenation lays out a case, based on economic and technologic considerations, that the present technologies for temperature and pressure measurement are ripe for disruption. We argue that a better use of research funds is to identify and nuture ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913275

2. TRANSITIONING FROM RESISTANCE DEVICES TO PHOTONIC DEVICES FOR TEMPERATURE MEASUREMENTS
Topic: Optics
Published: 9/12/2014
Authors: Zeeshan Ahmed, Gregory F Strouse
Abstract: For the past century, industrial temperature measurements have relied on resistance measurement of a thin metal wire or filament whose resistance varies with temperature. Though resistance thermometers can routinely measure industrial temperatures wi ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=915127

3. Absolute pulse energy measurements of soft x-rays at the Linac Coherent Light Source
Topic: Optics
Published: 8/25/2014
Authors: Uwe Arp, Alexander Sorokin, Ulf Jastrow, Pavle Jurani?, Svea Kreis, Mathias Richter, Yiping Feng, Dennis Nordlund, Kai Tiedtke, Philip Heimann, Bob Nagler, Hae Ja Lee, Stephanie Mack, Marco Cammarata, Oleg Krupin, Marc Messerschmidt, Michael Holmes , Michael Rowen, William Schlotter, Stefan Moeller, Joshua Turner
Abstract: This paper reports novel measurements of x-ray optical radiation on an absolute scale from a recently developed source of radiation generated in the soft x-ray regime of a free electron laser. We give a brief description of the physics behind the ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=916074

4. High-Speed Coherent Raman Fingerprint Imaging of Biological Tissues
Topic: Optics
Published: 7/20/2014
Authors: Charles H Camp, Young Jong Lee, John Heddleston, Christopher Michael Hartshorn, Angela R Hight Walker, Jeremy N. Rich, Justin D. Lathia, Marcus T Cicerone
Abstract: We have developed a coherent Raman imaging platform using broadband coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering (BCARS) that provides an unprecedented combination of speed, sensitivity, and spectral breadth. The system utilizes a unique configuration of la ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=914850

5. Visible-frequency asymmetric transmission devices incorporating a hyperbolic metamaterial
Topic: Optics
Published: 6/17/2014
Authors: Ting Xu, Henri J Lezec
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=915821

6. Gain and Loss in active waveguides based on lithographically defined quantum dots
Topic: Optics
Published: 6/1/2014
Authors: Kevin Lawrence Silverman, Luis Miaja Avila, Varun Boehm Verma, Richard P Mirin, James J. Coleman
Abstract: We report on the optical gain and loss of waveguides containing lithographically defined quantum dots. Lasing action has previously been demonstrated in a nominally identical structure. Measurements are made by monitoring the transmission of a re ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=912484

7. Multiple-time-scale blinking in InAs quantum dot single photon sources
Topic: Optics
Published: 4/16/2014
Authors: Marcelo Ishihara Davanco, C S Hellberg, Serkan Ates, Antonio Badolato, Kartik A Srinivasan
Abstract: We use photon correlation measurements to study blinking in single, epitaxially-grown selfassembled InAs quantum dots situated in circular Bragg grating and microdisk cavities. The normalized second-order correlation function g(2)(t) is studied ac ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913943

8. Ultra-Sensitive Chip-Based Photonic Temperature Sensor Using Ring Resonator Structures
Topic: Optics
Published: 2/3/2014
Authors: Haitan Xu, Mohammad Hafezi, Jingyun Fan, Jacob M Taylor, Gregory F Strouse, Zeeshan Ahmed
Abstract: Temperature is one of the most measured quantity in the world, second only to time. Recently there has been considerable interest in developing photonic temperature sensors to leverage advancements in frequency metrology. Here we show that Silico ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=914245

9. Si3N4 optomechanical crystals in the resolved-sideband regime
Topic: Optics
Published: 1/27/2014
Authors: Marcelo Ishihara Davanco, Serkan Ates, Yuxiang Liu, Kartik A Srinivasan
Abstract: We demonstrate sideband-resolved Si3N4 optomechanical crystals supporting 105 quality factor optical modes at 980 nm, coupled to approximately 4 GHz frequency mechanical modes with quality factors of approximately 3000. Optomechanical electromagneti ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=914944

10. First Report on Quantum Dot Coated CMOS CID Arrays for the UV and VUV
Topic: Optics
Published: 12/13/2013
Authors: Uwe Arp, Robert Edward Vest, Zoran Ninkov, Ross Robinson, Suraj Bhaskaran
Abstract: A technique has been developed for coating commercial off the shelf (COTS) detector arrays with a thin, uniform layer of quantum dots. The quantum deposition is accomplished using an Optomec Aerosol Jet rapid prototyping system. When illuminated by U ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=914748



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