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Below is a list of  High Power Laser Ablation presentations to be attended by Del Mar femtosecond R&D team. Related Del Mar products are listed below for your convenience. E-mail Del Mar

Femtosecond Lasers

Trestles femtosecond Ti:Sapphire laser
Trestles Finesse femtosecond Ti:Sapphire laser with integrated DPSS pump laser
Teahupoo Rider femtosecond amplified Ti:Sapphire laser
Mavericks femtosecond Cr:Forsterite laser
Tamarack femtosecond fiber laser (Er-doped fiber)
Buccaneer femtosecond OA fiber laser (Er-doped fiber) and SHG
Cannon Ultra-broadband light source
Tourmaline femtosecond Yb-doped fiber laser
Chata femtosecond Cr:ZnSe laser (2.5 micron) coming soon

Femtosecond pulse measurement instrumentation

Reef scanning and single shot femtosecond autocorrelators
Spectral phase interferometry for direct electric-field reconstruction (SPIDER)
Rincon third order femtosecond cross-correlator (third order autocorrelator TOAC) also referred to as contrastmeter

Ultrafast Dynamics Research Tools

Beacon femtosecond fluorescence up-conversion (optical gating) spectrometer
Hatteras Ultrafast Transient Absorption Spectrometer

High Power Femtosecond Laser Systems

Cortes 800 tabletop 40 TW Ti:Sapphire laser system
Cortes E  - High vacuum laser ablation/deposition system with 2 TW Ti:Sapphire laser
Cortes K - femtosecond seed laser for Petawatt KrF excimer laser
Cortes O 200TW femtosecond laser - KD*P CPOPA based amplifier system
Jaws femtosecond Cr:forsterite Multi-Terawatt Amplified Laser
High-vacuum system for laser ablation/deposition

Femtosecond Systems and Accessories

Femtosecond Micromachining
Femtosecond nanophotonics
Femtosecond NSOM
Pacifica femtosecond fiber laser based terahertz spectrometer
Pismo pulse picker (ultrafast electro-optical shutter)
Wavelength conversion: second and third harmonics generators for femtosecond lasers
Jibe white light continuum generator
Kirra Optical Faraday Rotators and Isolators
Deformable mirrors - active elements for adaptive optics systems
ShaH - the family of fast, accurate and reliable wavefront sensors
Complete adaptive optics systems
Faraday rotators and isolators for high-power (up to 1kW) laser beams
SAM - Saturable Absorber Mirrors
PCA - Photoconductive antenna for terahertz applications
Passive Q-switches based on Co2+:ZnS, Cr2+:ZnS and Cr2+:ZnSe
Lithium Niobate Q-switches
Lithium Tantalate Q-switches

High-power laser ablation femtosecond presentations to be attended by Del Mar Photonics R&D team

Femtosecond x-ray diffuse scattering measurements of semiconductor ablation dynamics (Paper Presentation)
Paper 7005-4 of Conference 7005
Authors(s): Aaron Lindenberg, Stanford Univ. and Stanford Linear Accelerator Ctr.; Simon Engemann, Kelly J. Gaffney, Stanford Linear Accelerator Ctr.; Klaus Sokolowski-Tinten, Univ. Duisburg-Essen (Germany); Jorgen Larsson, Lunds Univ. (Sweden); David Reis, Univ. of Michigan; Jerome B. Hastings, Stanford Linear Accelerator Ctr.
Date: Monday, 21 April 2008

Femtosecond coherent imaging with a free electron laser: x-ray snapshots of nanoscale transient phenomena (Paper Presentation)
Paper 7005-5 of Conference 7005
Authors(s): Anton Barty, Lawrence Livermore National Lab.
Date: Monday, 21 April 2008

Nonlinear ultrafast femtosecond X-waves (Paper Presentation)
Paper 7005-15 of Conference 7005
Authors(s): Jerome V. Moloney, Miroslav Kolesik, College of Optical Sciences/The Univ. of Arizona
Date: Monday, 21 April 2008

Formation of grooves in SiO2 coated silicon using femtosecond Ytterbium DPSS laser (Paper Presentation)
Paper 7005-21 of Conference 7005
Authors(s): Andrius Melninkaitis, Valdemaras Juzumas, Tadas Balciunas, Valdas Sirutkaitis, Vilnius Univ. (Lithuania); Julius Janušonis, Mokslininku Sajungos Institutas (Lithuania); Gintas Šlekys, Altechna Co. Ltd. (Lithuania)
Date: Monday, 21 April 2008

Femtosecond laser induced nanofoaming and ablation of biopolymers (Paper Presentation)
Paper 7005-26 of Conference 7005
Authors(s): Marta Castillejo, Solenne Gaspard, Mohamed Oujja, Rebeca de Nalda, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (Spain); Sylvain Lazare, Univ. Bordeaux 1 (France); Magdalena Forster, Wolfgang Kautek, Univ. Wien (Austria)
Date: Tuesday, 22 April 2008

Self-organized nanostructure formation upon femtosecond laser ablation (Paper Presentation)
Paper 7005-27 of Conference 7005
Authors(s): Juergen Reif, Olga Varlamova, Florenta A. Costache, Brandenburgische Technische Univ. Cottbus (Germany)
Date: Tuesday, 22 April 2008

Dynamics of femtosecond laser-induced periodic surface structures on metals (Poster Presentation)
Paper 7005-117 of Conference 7005
Authors(s): Jincheng Wang, Anatoliy Y. Vorobyev, Chunlei Guo, Univ. of Rochester
Date: Tuesday, 22 April 2008

Fabrication of microfluidic networks using a high power femtosecond fiber laser (Poster Presentation)
Paper 7005-109 of Conference 7005
Authors(s): Lawrence Shah, IMRA America, Inc.; DongHyuck Kam, Jyotirmoy Mazumder, Univ. of Michigan
Date: Tuesday, 22 April 2008

Femtosecond laser milling of ultrathin films of LiNbO3 (Poster Presentation)
Paper 7005-122 of Conference 7005
Authors(s): Ophir Gaathon, Avishai Ofan, Jerry I. Dadap, Jr., Alexander Wirthmüller, Columbia Univ.; Lakshmanan Vanamurthy, Sasha Bakhru, Hassaram Bakhru, Univ. at Albany; Richard M. Osgood, Jr., Columbia Univ.
Date: Tuesday, 22 April 2008

Femtosecond laser surface structuring of biocompatible metals (Poster Presentation)
Paper 7005-116 of Conference 7005
Authors(s): Anatoliy Y. Vorobyev, Chunlei Guo, Univ. of Rochester
Date: Tuesday, 22 April 2008

Thin film nano-processing mediated with surface plasmon coupling excited by femtosecond laser (Paper Presentation)
Paper 7005-45 of Conference 7005
Authors(s): Yuto Tanaka, Minoru Obara, Keio Univ. (Japan)
Date: Wednesday, 23 April 2008

Colorizing metals with femtosecond laser pulses (Paper Presentation)
Paper 7005-66 of Conference 7005
Authors(s): Anatoliy Y. Vorobyev, Chunlei Guo, Univ. of Rochester
Date: Thursday, 24 April 2008

Optical sources based on a multichannel surface discharge and their application to pump photolytically driven femtosecond XeF(C-A) amplifier (Paper Presentation)
Paper 7005-56 of Conference 7005
Authors(s): Vadim I. Tcheremiskine, Olivier P. Uteza, Marc L. Sentis, Univ. de la Méditerranée-Aix Marseille II (France); Leonid D. Mikheev, P.N. Lebedev Physical Institute (Russia)
Date: Wednesday, 23 April 2008

High speed scribing of FPD panels by use of high repetition (Paper Presentation)
Paper 7005-12 of Conference 7005
Authors(s): Masanao Kamata, Sugio Wako, Tomohiro Imahoko, Norihiro Inoue, Tetsumi Sumiyoshi, Hitoshi Sekita, Cyber Laser Inc. (Japan)
Date: Monday, 21 April 2008

Ultrafast laser ablation-based "green" synthesis of non-toxic nanoparticles in aqueous solutions (Paper Presentation)
Paper 7005-18 of Conference 7005
Authors(s): Andrei V. Kabashin, Sebastien Besner, Michel Meunier, Ecole Polytechnique de Montréal (Canada); Francoise M. Winnik, Univ. de Montréal (Canada)
Date: Monday, 21 April 2008

Ultrafast dynamic ellipsometry (UDE) and its application to the study of ablation dynamics (Paper Presentation)
Paper 7005-22 of Conference 7005
Authors(s): Cynthia A. Bolme, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; David J. Funk, Shawn D. McGrane, David S. Moore, Los Alamos National Lab.
Date: Tuesday, 22 April 2008

Ultra-short laser interactions with metals and optical multi-layer materials: transport phenomena and damage threshold (Paper Presentation)
Paper 7005-23 of Conference 7005
Authors(s): Tatiana E. Itina, Olivier P. Uteza, Nicolas Sanner, Marc L. Sentis, Univ. de la Méditerranée (France)
Date: Tuesday, 22 April 2008

Efficient nanoparticle formation using ultrashort-pulsed laser ablation in liquids (Paper Presentation)
Paper 7005-29 of Conference 7005
Authors(s): Niko Baersch, Stephan Barcikowski, Ramin Sattari, Boris N. Chichkov, Laser Zentrum Hannover e.V. (Germany)
Date: Tuesday, 22 April 2008

Dielectric function and optical phonon oscillations in fs-laser excited bismuth (Paper Presentation)
Paper 7005-67 of Conference 7005
Authors(s): Davide Boschetto, Thomas Garl, Antoine Rousse, Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Techniques Avancées (France); Eugene G. Gamaly, Andrei V. Rode, The Australian National Univ. (Australia)
Date: Thursday, 24 April 2008

Implementation of kinetics of phase transitions into hydrocode for simulation of laser ablation (Paper Presentation)
Paper 7005-8 of Conference 7005
Authors(s): Mikhail Povarnitsyn, Konstantin Khishchenko, Pavel Levashov, Joint Institute for High Temperatures (Russia)
Date: Monday, 21 April 2008

Charging and plasma effects under ultrashort pulsed laser ablation (Paper Presentation)
Paper 7005-11 of Conference 7005
Authors(s): Nadezhda M. Bulgakova, Alexander V. Bulgakov, Institute of Thermophysics (Russia); Vladimir P. Zhukov, Institute of Computational Technologies (Russia); Wladimir I. Marine, Univ. de la Méditerranée (France); Anatoliy Y. Vorobyev, Chunlei Guo, Univ. of Rochester
Date: Monday, 21 April 2008

Energy coupling and material removal from metallic surfaces irradiated by temporally-shaped and ultrashort laser pulses (Poster Presentation)
Paper 7005-90 of Conference 7005
Authors(s): Jean-Philippe Colombier, Razvan Stoian, Eric Audouard, Univ. Jean Monnet Saint-Etienne (France); Patrick Combis, Commissariat a l'Energie Atomique (France); Arkadi Rosenfeld, Ingolf V. Hertel, Max-Born-Institut für Nichtlineare Optik und Kurzzeitspektroskopie (Germany)
Date: Monday, 21 April 2008

Formation of nanocavities in dielectrics: a parametric study (Poster Presentation)
Paper 7005-95 of Conference 7005
Authors(s): Ludovic Hallo, Univ. Bordeaux 1 (France); Antoine Bourgeade, Commissariat à l'Energie Atomique (France); Candice Mezel, Vladimir Tikhonchuk, Univ. Bordeaux 1 (France)
Date: Monday, 21 April 2008

Materials for laser propulsion (Paper Presentation)
Paper 7005-38 of Conference 7005
Authors(s): Thomas K. M.Lippert, Lukas Urech, Alexander J. Wokaun, Paul Scherrer Institut (Switzerland); Claude R. Phipps, Photonic Associates, LLC
Date: Tuesday, 22 April 2008