Faculty Activities: 2015

Journal Articles

  • Abeywickrema, U., Banerjee, P. P. & Banerjee, N. (2015). Holographic Assessment of Self-Phase Modulation and Blooming in a Thermal Medium. Applied Optics, 54, 2857-2865.
  • Blanche, P., Banerjee, P. P., Moser, C. & Kim, M. (2015). Interface of Holography and MEMs. Journal of Micro/nanolithography, MEMs and MOEMS, 14(4), 041301.
  • Dolasinski, B., Haus, J. W. & Cooney, A. (2015). Tunable narrow band difference frequency THz wave generation in DAST via dual seed PPLN OPG. Optics Express, 23(3), 3669-3680.
  • He, P., Nunalee, C. G., Basu, S., Minet, J., Vorontsov, M. & Fiorino, S. T. (2015). Influence of heterogeneous refractivity on optical wave propagation in coastal environments. Meteoral, Atmos. Phys., 127(6), 685-699.
  • Jia, J., Ni, C., Sarangan, A. M. & Hirakawa, K. (2015). Fourier Multispectral Imaging. OSA Optics Express. Retrieved from http://campus.udayton.edu/ISSL/papers/JiaNiSaranganHirakawa2015Fourier.pdf.
  • Li, H., Haus, J. W. & Banerjee, P. P. (2015). Application of transfer matrix method to second-harmonic generation in nonlinear photonic bandgap structures: oblique incidence. Journal of the Optical Society of America B, 32(7), 1456-1462.
  • Nunalee, C. G., He, P., Basu, S., Minet, J. & Vorontsov, M. (2015). Mapping optical ray trajectories through island wake vortices. Meteoral, Atmos. Phys., 127(3), 355-368.
  • Slagle, J. E., Haus, J. W., Guha, S., McLean, D. G., D. M. K. & Cooper, T. M. (2016). Degenerate frequency two-beam coupling in organic media via phase modulation with nanosecond pulses. Journal of the Optical Society of America B, 33(2), 180-188. Retrieved from https://www.osapublishing.org/josab/abstract.cfm?uri=josab-33-2-180
  • Wang, J., Zhao, Y., Agha, I. & Sarangan, A. (2015). U-8 nanoimprint fabrication of wire-grid polarizers using deep-UV interference lithography. Optics Letters, 40(19), 4396-4399.
  • Williams, L., Nehmetallah, G., Aylo, R. & Banerjee, P. P. (2015). Application of up-sampling and resolution scaling to Fresnel reconstruction of digital holograms. Applied Optics, 54, 1443-1452.
  • Zhan, Q., Han, W. & Cheng, W. (2015). Design and alignment strategies of 4f systems used in the vectorial optical field generator. Applied Optics, 54, 2275-2278.
  • Zhan, Q., Lin, J., Yan, K., Zhou, Y., Xu, L.X. & Guo, C. (2015). Tungsten disulphide based all fiber Q-switching cylindrical-vector beam generation. Applied Physics Letters/AIP, 107, 191108.
  • Zhan, Q. & Rui, G. (2015). Tailoring optical complex fields with nano-metallic surfaces. Nanophotonics, 4.
  • Zhan, Q., Rui, G. & Cui, Y. (2015). Tailoring optical complex field with spiral blade plasmonic vortex lens. Scientific Reports, 5, 13732.
  • Zhan, Q., Rui, G., Cui, Y., Gu, B., Xu, D. & Lian, M. (2015). Manipulation of dielectric Rayleigh particles using highly focused elliptically polarized vector fields. Applied Optics, 54, 8123.
  • Zhan, Q., Saucedo-Orozco, I. & Espinosa-Luna, R. (2015). Angularly-resolved variable wave-retarder using light scattering from a thin metallic cylinder. Optics Communications, 352, 135-139.
  • Zhan, Q., Wang, H. & Rui, G. (2015). Dynamic propagation of optical vortices embedded in full Poincaré beams with rotationally polarization symmetry. Optics Communications, 351, 15-25.
  • Zhan, Q., Wang, S. & Abeysinghe, D. (2015). Generation of vectorial optical fields with slot antenna-based metasurface. Optics Letters, 40, 4711.
  • Zhan, Q. & Yu, Y. (2015). Creation of identical multiple focal spots with prescribed axial distribution. Scientific Reports, 5, 14673.
  • Zhan, Q. & Yu, Y. (2015). Generation of uniform three-dimensional optical chain with controllable characteristics. Journal of Optics, 17, 105606.
  • Zhan, Q. & Yu, Y. (2015). Generation of a spherical focal spot in a 4Pi focusing system through reversing the radiation of infinite biconical antenna. Optics Communications, 350, 217-221.
  • Zhan, Q. & Yu, Y. (2015). Optimization-free optical focal field engineering through reversing the radiation pattern from a uniform line source. Optics Express, 23, 7527-7534.
  • de Ceglia, D., Vincenti, M. A., de Angelis, C., Locatelli, A., Haus, J. W. & Scalora, M. (2015). Second harmonic generation from dipole nanoantennas: Role of antenna modes and field enhancement. Optics Express, 23(2), 1715-1729.

Papers Published in Conference Proceedings

  • Banerjee, P. P., Abeywickrema, U., Basunia, M. & Praharaj, S. (2015). Reference less 3D reconstruction of amplitude objects embedded in a liquid. (pp. DT1A.4, 3 pages). Digital Holography & 3-D Imaging Meeting, OSA Technical Digest.
  • Banerjee, P. P. & Basunia, M. (2015). 3D imaging of amplitude objects embedded in phase objects using transport of intensity. (pp. 959804). Proc SPIE.
  • Lachinova, S. L., Vorontsov, M. & Kolosov, V. V. (2015). Laser beam propagation in deep turbulence: Formation and dynamics of giant irradiance spikes. Imaging and Applied Optics 2015. Optical Society of America.
  • Li, H., Haus, J. & Banerjee, P. P. (2015). Second harmonic generation at oblique angles in photonic bandgap structures. (pp. 93470Z, 7 pages). Proc SPIE.
  • Li, P., Yun, Z., Banerjee, P. P. & Chong, A. (2015). Moiré Patterns and their Suppression during Digital Recording and Reconstruction of Fresnel Holograms. (pp. JTu4A.70). Washington D.C.: Frontier in Optics (FiO).
  • Nehmetallah, G., Banerjee, P. P. & Khoury, J. (2015). Simulation of pattern and defect detection in periodic amplitude and phase structures using photorefractive four-wave mixing. (pp. 94770B). Proc SPIE.
  • Polnau, E. E., Vorontsov, M. & Llinas, R. (2015). Mitigation of deep turbulence effects with SPGD based adaptive optics system. Frontiers in Optics 2015, Optical Society of America.
  • Vorontsov, M. & Kulikov, V. A. (2015). Framework for analysis of joint impact of atmospheric turbulence and refractivity on laser beam propagation. Imaging and Applied Optics 2015. Optical Society of America.
  • Yang, Z. & Vorontsov, M. (2015). Numerical analysis of mirage-image formation in presence of atmospheric turbulence and refractive gradient layer. Imaging and Applied Optics 2015. Optical Society of America.

Invited Lectures

  • Haus, J. W. (2015, February). Peter Powers’ Inspirational Collaborative Style. Presented at the SPIE Photonics West, San Francisco, California.
  • Sarangan, A. M. (2015, September). Silicon nanowires: synthesis, optical properties and applications. Indianapolis, Indiana.
  • Vorontsov, M. (2015, October). Research Highlights: Atmospheric Beam Projection, Target Tracking & Imaging. Presented at the 2nd NATO SET-226 Review Meeting, Quebec, Canada.

Poster

  • Filimonov, G. A., Vorontsov, M., Lachinova, S.L. (2015, June). Fiber-array beam combining efficiency without target-in-the-loop feedback in atmosphere. Presented at the XXI International Symposium: Atmospheric and Ocean Optics. Atmospheric Physics, Tomsk, Russia.

Presentations

  • Sarangan, A. M. & Zou, M. (2015, November). Ion-Assisted Evaporation of Vanadium Dioxide Thin Films. Presented at the 1th Annual Dayton Engineering Sciences Symposium (DESS 2015), Dayton, Ohio.
  • Sarangan, A. M. (2015, October). Using Light to Power and Brighten Our World. Presented at the IEEE International Year of Light Lectures, Dayton, Ohio.
  • Vorontsov, M. (2015, November). Fiber-Array Technology Development:  Status & Potential New R&Ds. Presented at the Briefing for Dr. Joseph Mangano, Arlington, Virginia, U.S.
  • Vorontsov, M. (2015, October). Research Highlights in  Fiber-array technology. Presented at the Project Review, Dayton, Ohio.
  • Polnau, E. E., Vorontsov, M. & Llinas, R. (2015, October). Mitigation of deep turbulence effects with SPGD based adaptive optics system. Presented at the Frontiers in Optics 2015, , San Jose, California, U.S.
  • Vorontsov, M. (2015, September). Towards performance evaluation of fiber-array technology in marine boundary layer conditions: Overview of DARPA/MTO SeaHawk effort. Presented at the Tenth Directed Energy Systems Symposium, Norfolk, Virginia, U.S.
  • Vorontsov, M. (2015, September). Optical Phased Array Technology for Laser Communications and Power Beaming Applications. Presented at the Briefing for NASA, Dayton, Ohio.
  • Vorontsov, M. (2015, September). Optical Phased Array Technology for Directed Energy Applications. Presented at the Briefing for Steve Walker, Dayton, Ohio.
  • Vorontsov, M. (2015, August). Optonicus Overview. Presented at the Briefing for Mohsen Rezayat Siemens, Dayton, Ohio.
  • Vorontsov, M. (2015, August). Power Beaming: Challenges, Available Technologies & Wait for What? Presented at the DOD Power Beaming Roundtable, Arlington, Virginia.
  • Vorontsov, M. (2015, August). Optonicus LLC: Company and R&D Overview. Presented at the Briefing for Gary Conley & Jon Iverson, Dayton, Ohio.
  • Vorontsov, M. (2015, July). Scalable Adaptive Fiber-Array Elements (SAFARE) for Directed Energy Phased Array, Solicitation # BAA AF12-BT13, STTR Phase II, Adopted by DARPA/MTO. Presented at the Project Review, Dayton, Ohio.
  • Vorontsov, M. (2015, July). Sea HawkPerformance Evaluation of Fiber-array Technology in Stressful Atmospheric Marine Boundary Layer Conditions. Presented at the Project Review, Dayton, Ohio.
  • Vorontsov, M. (2015, July). Optonicus Overview. Presented at the Briefing for George Sutton, Dayton, Ohio.
  • Filimonov, G. A., Vorontsov, M., Lachinova, S. L., Dudorov, V. V. & Kolosov, V. V. (2015, June). Comparative analysis of Monte-Carlo and brightness function approaches in numerical simulations of incoherent imaging systems by parallel programming on GPU. Presented at the XXI International Symposium: Atmospheric and Ocean Optics. Atmospheric Physics, Tomsk, Russia.
  • Vorontsov, M. & Kulikov, V. A. (2015, June). Framework for analysis of joint impact of atmospheric turbulence and refractivity on laser beam propagation. Presented at the Propagation through and Characterization of Distributed Volume Turbulence and Atmospheric Phenomena (pcDVTAP), part of the Imaging and Applied Optics Congress, Arlington, Virginia, U.S.
  • Lachinova, S. L., Vorontsov, M. & Kolosov, V. V. (2015, June). Laser beam propagation in deep turbulence: Formation and dynamics of giant irradiance spikes. Presented at the Propagation through and Characterization of Distributed Volume Turbulence and Atmospheric Phenomena (pcDVTAP), part of the Imaging and Applied Optics Congress, Arlington, Virginia, U.S.
  • Yang, Z. & Vorontsov, M. (2015, June). Numerical analysis of mirage-image formation in presence of atmospheric turbulence and refractive gradient layer. Presented at the Propagation through and Characterization of Distributed Volume Turbulence and Atmospheric Phenomena (pcDVTAP), part of the Imaging and Applied Optics Congress, Arlington, Virginia, U.S.
  • Vorontsov, M. (2015, June). Scalable Adaptive Fiber-Array Elements (SAFARE) for directed energy phased arrays; AF12-BT13, STTR Phase II Adopted by DARPA. Presented at the Kick-off Meeting, Washington, D.C.
  • Vorontsov, M. (2015, June). Sea HawkPerformance Evaluation of Fiber-array Technology in Stressful Atmospheric Marine Boundary Layer Conditions. Presented at the Project Review, Washington, D.C.
  • Vorontsov, M., Farwell, N., Aubailly, M., Lachinova, S. L. & Bordbar, B. (2015, April). Wavefront sensing and phase reconstruction with multi-aperture Zernike filter. Presented at the Defense, Security and Sensing Conference (DSS 2015), Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
  • Vorontsov, M. (2015, April). MURI Team Activity Overview. Paris, France.
  • Vorontsov, M. (2015, April). Deep Turbulence & Speckle Effects in Coherently Combined Fiber-array Systems: Analysis and Experimental Demonstrations. Presented at the 2nd NATO SET-226 Review Meeting, Paris, France.
  • Vorontsov, M. (2015, March). Sea HawkPerformance Evaluation of Fiber-array Technology in Stressful Atmospheric Marine Boundary Layer Conditions. Presented at the Sea Hawk Review Meeting, Dahlgren Test Range, Virginia.
  • Vorontsov, M. (2015, January). Turbulence Enhanced Cooperative Optical Communications (TECO_COM): Concept. Presented at the Briefing for John Malowicki, Dayton, Ohio.
  • Vorontsov, M. (2015, January). Sea HawkPerformance Evaluation of Fiber-array Technology in Stressful Atmospheric Marine Boundary Layer Conditions. Presented at the Kick-off Meeting, Dayton, Ohio.

Workshop

  • Sarangan, A.M., and Haus, J.W. (2015, May). Nanotechnology. Presented at the Chautauqua Workshop, University of Dayton, Dayton, Ohio.

Sponsored Research

  • Banerjee, P. P. (2015 - 2018), LIDAR systems. AFRL Sensors/Leidos, Federal, $500,000.00.
  • Banerjee, P. P. (2015 - 2016), 3D visualization. Protobox, Local, $60,000.00.
  • Banerjee, P. P. (2015 - 2016), Nonlinear Processes in Materials. AFRL Materials/UES, Federal, $49,000.00.
  • Banerjee, P. P. (2015 - 2016), Study of Dynamic Optical Materials. AFRL Materials/Azimuth, Federal, $87,000.00.
  • Banerjee, P. P. (2014 - 2015), Waveguide-based devices. AFRL/SSS, $41,000.00.
  • Banerjee, P. P. (2014 - 2015), Study of Dynamic Optical Materials (2). AFRL/Azimuth, $31,650.00.
  • Banerjee, P. P. (2013 - 2015), Spatial Aperture Synthesis. AFRL/SAIC, Federal, $55,000.00.
  • Banerjee, P. P. (2013 - 2015), Study of Dynamic Optical Materials. AFRL/Azimuth, Federal, $212,000.00.
  • Banerjee, P. P. (2014 - 2015), SBIR Phase II-E Subcontract: Spectral Imaging Sensor Testing. Applied Optimization, $60,000.00.
  • Haus, J. W., A Novel High-Resolution Panoramic Camera. UtopiaCompression, Private, $150,000.00.
  • Haus, J. W., Variable Acuity Hemispherical Threat Detection for Remotely Operated Weapons Systems. UtopiaCompression, Private, $150,000.00.
  • Agha, I., Haus, J. W., Sarangan, A. M. (2015 - 2018), Quantum Tunneling and Plasmonics. Army Research Office, Federal, $405,000.00.
  • Haus, J. W. (2014 - 2016), Variable Acuity Hemispherical Threat Detection for Remotely Operated Weapons Systems. UtopiaCompression, Private, $160,000.00.
  • Haus, J. W. (2015), Photovoltaic cell tests and characterization. MH GoPower, Private, $5,500.00.
  • Sarangan, A. M. (2015 - 2016), Anti-Reflection Coating. UES, Private, $18,000.00.
  • Sarangan, A. M. (2014 - 2016), Interferometric Lithography and Substrate Patterning/Epitaxy for Nonlinear Quasi-Phase-Matched Device Development. Air Force Research Laboratory, Federal, $368,505.00.
  • Sarangan, A. M. (2014 - 2015), Anti-Reflection Coating. UES, Private, $18,000.00.
  • Asari, V. K., Skill, T. D., Wu, S.-Y., Browning, C. E. & Sarangan, A. M. (2013 - 2015), CC-NIE Network Infrastructure: Network 10Gb Upgrade and Science DMZ Implementation to Support Science and Engineering Research and Enhance Outreach for High School STEM Education. National Science Foundation (NSF), Federal, $232,788.00.
  • Sarangan, A. M. (2014 - 2015), Anti-Reflection Coating. UES, Private, $20,000.00.
  • Sarangan, A. M. (2014 - 2015), Identification of Compromised Electronic Components. RNet, Private, $40,000.00.
  • Vorontsov, M. & Weyrauch, T. (2015 - 2019), Acquisition of High Power Fiber Amplifiers for Advanced Laser Material Processing with Intelligent Fiber-Array and Robotics Technologies. NSF-MRI, $688,100.00.
  • Vorontsov, M. (2012 - 2018), MURI: FA95501210449. US Air Force, Federal, $4,099,477.00.
  • Vorontsov, M. (2015 - 2016), DRUIP 2: FA9550-16-1-0040: High Performance Computational Cluster for Extended-Range Atmospheric Optics Research. AFOSR, Federal, $273,992.00.
  • Vorontsov, M. (2013 - 2015), 1416438. Sandia, Federal, $70,000.00.

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