Electro-Optics Laser Image

Past Dissertations 2012-2004

2012

Fluorescence Enhancement using one dimensional Photonic Band Gap Multilayer Structure
Jian Gao, Aug-12, Advisor: Qiwen Zhan

Semiconductor Optical Amplifier as a Phase Modulator for Short Pulse Synthetic Aperture Ladar and Vibrometry
Jennifer Carns, May-12, Advisor: Bradley Duncan

2011

Super-Resolution and Nonlinear Absorbtion with Metallodielectric Stacks
Nkorni Katte, Dec-11, Advisor: Joe Haus

Design,Fabrication,and Characterization of Subwavelength Metallic Structures
Zhi Wu, Aug-11, Advisor: Qiwen Zhan

2010

Versatile Chromium-Doped Zinc Selenide Mid-Infrared Laser Sources for Scientific and Military Applications.
Patrick Berry May-10 Advisor: Peter Powers

Building and Testing a High Spatial Resolution Nulling Microellipsometer Using Rotational Polarization.
Alain Tschimwang May-10 Advisor: Qiwen Zhan

2009

Effects of Multiple Photon Scattering in Deciduous Tree Canopies.
Michael Greiner Dec-09 Advisor: Bradley Duncan

Focus Engineering with Spatially Variant Polarization for Nanometer Scale Applications. 
Weibin Chen Dec-09 Advisor: Qiwen Zhan

Profile Control and Etching Mechanisms in an Inductively Coupled Plasma for Silicon, Silicon Dioxide and Lithium Niobate. 
Lirong Sun Dec-09 Advisor: Qiwen Zhan 

Theoretical and Computational Design of Terahertz Frequency Quantum Cascade Lasers. 
Adam Cooney May-09 Advisor: Andrew Sarangan

Accurate Determination of Nonlinear Optical Parameters of Semiconductors at Infrared Wavelengths. 
Leonel Gonzalez May-09 Advisor: Peter Powers

2008

Two Dimensional Photonic Crystals with Anisotropic Constituents and Their Propagation Characteristics. 
Mohammad Siraj Dec-08 Advisor: Joseph Haus

Cascaded crystal optical parametric amplifier model using measured complex beam profiles and its experimental validation. 
Anup Pandey May-08 Advisor: Joseph Haus / Peter Powers

Femtosecond Laser Micromachining Technology and Materials Processing and Evaluation.
G. Logan DesAutels May-08 Advisor: Peter Powers

2007

Self-pumped Gaussian Beam-Coupling and Stimulated Backscatter due to Reflection Gratings in Photorefractive Material. 
Mohammad Saleh Aug-07 Advisor: Partha Banerjee

2006

Imaging Diffractometer with Holographic Encoding Enhancements for Laser Sensing and Characterization.
Joseph III Binford Dec-06 Advisor: Bradley Duncan

One and Two Dimensional Surface Emmision Distributed Feedback Lasers Based on MEH-PPV. 
Aziz Mahfoud Familia Dec-06 Advisor: Andrew Sarangan

Free-Space Optical Communications Performance Enhancement by Use of a Single Adaptive Optics.
Jason Schmidt Dec-06 Advisor: Bradley Duncan

Resonant Cavity Enhanced (RCE) Techniques for Increasing the Efficiency of Quantum Well Photodetectors. 
Jang Pyo Kim May-06 Advisor: Andrew Sarangan

The Development of an All-DNA-Based Electro-Optic Waveguide Modulator. 
Emily Heckman May-06 Advisor: Perry Yaney 

2005

Narrow Linewidth Terahertzgeneration from Two Seeded Periodically Poled Lithium Niobate Optical Parametric Generators and Applications. 
Rashid Alkuwari Dec-05 Advisor: Peter Powers 

Photonic Band Gap Enhanced Second-harmonic Generation in a Planar Lithium Niobate Waveguide. 
Cong Deng Aug-05 Advisor: Joseph Haus

2004

Numerical Analysis of Broad-band Optical Parametrical Generation in Periodically-Poled LiNbO3 and Novel Structure Design. 
Yiyi Guan Dec-04 Advisor: Joseph Haus

Resolution Enhancement of Hyperspectral Imagery Using Maximum A Posteriori Estimation with a Stochastic Mixing Model. 
Michael Eismann May-04 Advisor: Russell Hardie