2006 Publications

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  1. Observation of superluminal and slow light propagation in erbium-doped optical fiber
    Aaron Schweinsberg, N. N. Lepeshkin, Matthew S. Bigelow, Robert W. Boyd, and D. J. Jackson
    Europhys. Lett. 73 (2) , pp. 218 -224  (2006). View PDF
  2. Implementation of sub-Rayleigh-resolution lithography using an N-photon absorber
    Hye Jeong Chang, Heedeuk Shin, Malcolm N. O'Sullivan, and Robert W. Boyd
    J. Modern Optics, 53 , pp. 16; 10; 2271 -17; 20; 2277  (2006). View PDF
  3. An environmental sensor based on an integrated optical whispering gallery mode disk resonator
    Aaron Schweinsberg, Sandrine Hocde, N. N. Lepeshkin, Robert W. Boyd, Christopher Chase, and Julie E. Fajardo
    Sens. Actuators B: Chem. in press, (2006). View PDF
  4. Transparency on an optical chip
    Robert W. Boyd and Daniel J. Gauthier
    Nature, 441 , pp. 701 -702  (2006). View PDF
  5. Dynamics of gravity-induced gradients in soap film thicknesses
    G. Ropars, D. Chauvat, A. Le Floch, Malcolm N. O'Sullivan, and Robert W. Boyd
    Applied Physics Letters 88 , p. 234104  (2006). View PDF
  6. Applications of Slow Light in Telecommunications
    Robert W. Boyd, Daniel J. Gauthier, and Alexander L. Gaeta
    Optics and Photonics News, April 2006 , pp. 44 -50  (2006). View PDF
  7. Observation of Backwards Pulse Propagation Through a Medium with a Negative Group Velocity
    George M. Gehring, Aaron Schweinsberg, Christopher Barsi, Natalie Kostinski, and Robert W. Boyd
    Science, Vol. 312, , p. 895  (2006).
  8. Propagation of smooth and discontinuous pulses through materials with very large or very small group velocities
    Matthew S. Bigelow, N. N. Lepeshkin, Heedeuk Shin, and Robert W. Boyd
    Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, 18 , pp. 3117 -3126  (2006). View PDF
  9. Slow Light: From Basics to Future Perspectives
    Daniel J. Gauthier, Alexander L. Gaeta, and Robert W. Boyd
    Photonics Spectra, March 2006 , pp. 19 -23  (2006). View PDF
  10. Coupled-resonator-induced transparency in a fiber system
    David D. Smith, N. N. Lepeshkin, Aaron Schweinsberg, George M. Gehring, Robert W. Boyd, Q-Han Park, Hye Jeong Chang, and D. J. Jackson
    Optics Communications 264 , pp. 163 -168  (2006). View PDF
  11. Far-Field Patterns from Dye-Doped Planar-Aligned Nematic Liquid Crystals Under Nanosecond Laser Irradiation
    Svetlana G. Lukishova, N. N. Lepeshkin, Robert W. Boyd, and Kenneth L. Marshall
    Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst., Vol. 453 , pp. 393 -401  (2006). View PDF