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2011

  1. Rafique, Danish and Ellis, Andrew D. (2011). Impact of longitudinal power budget in coherent transmission systems employing digital back-propagation. Optics express, 19 (26), B40-B46. 
  2. Rafique, Danish; Mussolin, Marco; Mårtensson, Jonas; Forzati, Marco; Fischer, Johannes K.; Molle, Lutz; Nölle, Markus; Schubert, Colja and Ellis, Andrew D. (2011). Polarization multiplexed 16QAM transmission employing modified digital back-propagation. Optics express, 19 (26), B805-B810. 
  3. Sygletos, Stylianos; Frascella, Paola; Ibrahim, Selwan K.; Grüner-Nielsen, Lars; Phelan, Richard; O'Gorman, James and Ellis, Andrew D. (2011). A practical phase sensitive amplification scheme for two channel phase regeneration. Optics express, 19 (26), pp. 938-945. 
  4. Rafique, Danish and Ellis, Andrew D. (2011). Various nonlinearity mitigation techniques employing optical and electronic approaches. IEEE photonics technology letters, 23 (23), pp. 1838-1840. 
  5. Turchin, Alexander; Dubov, Mykhaylo and Williams, John A.R. (2011). 3D Reconstruction of the complex dielectric function of glass during femtosecond laser micro-fabrication. Optical and quantum electronics, 42 (14-15), pp. 873-886. 
  6. Sergeyev, Sergey (2011). Activated polarization pulling and de-correlation of signal and pump states of polarization in fiber Raman amplifier. Optics express, 19 (24), pp. 24268-24279. 
  7. Berghmans, Francis; Geernaert, Thomas; Sulejmani, Sanne; Thienpont, Hugo; Van Steenberge, Geert; Van Hoe, Bram; Dubruel, Peter; Urbanczyk, Waclaw; Mergo, Pawel; Webb, David J.; Kalli, Kyriacos; Van Roosbroeck, Jan and Sugden, Kate (2011). Photonic crystal fiber Bragg grating based sensors : opportunities for applications in healthcare. IN: Optical sensor and biophotonics III. Popp, Jürgen; L. Matthews, Dennis; Tian, Jie and Yang, Chih-Chung (eds) SPIE proceedings, 8311 . SPIE. 
  8. Webb, R.P.; Dailey, James M.; Manning, R.J. and Ellis, Andrew D. (2011). Phase discrimination and simultaneous frequency conversion of the orthogonal components of an optical signal by four-wave mixing in an SOA. Optics express, 19 (21), pp. 20015-20022. 
  9. Mou, Chengbo; Sergeyev, Sergey; Rozhin, Alex and Turitsyn, Sergei (2011). All-fiber polarization locked vector soliton laser using carbon nanotubes. Optics letters, 36 (19), pp. 3831-3833. 
  10. Smith, Graham (2011). Advances in femtosecond micromachining and inscription of micro and nano photonic devices. PhD thesis, Aston University. 
  11. Li, Jianfeng; Hudson, Darren D. and Jackson, Stuart D. (2011). High-power diode-pumped fiber laser operating at 3 μm. Optics letters, 36 (18), pp. 3642-3644. 
  12. Rafique, Danish and Ellis, Andrew D. (2011). Nonlinear and ROADM induced penalties in 28 Gbaud dynamic optical mesh networks employing electronic signal processing. Optics express, 19 (18), pp. 16739-16748. 
  13. Rafique, Danish and Ellis, Andrew D. (2011). Nonlinearity compensation in multi-rate 28 Gbaud WDM systems employing optical and digital techniques under diverse link configurations. Optics express, 19 (18), pp. 16919-16926. 
  14. Derevyanko, Stanislav; Prylepskiy, Yaroslav and Gredeskul, Sergey A. (2011). Controlling soliton refraction in optical lattices. Physical review letters, 107 (8), 
  15. Dubov, Mykhaylo (2011). Direct femtosecond laser inscription in transparent dielectrics. PhD thesis, Aston University. 
  16. Nerukh, Alexander G.; Zolotariov, Denis A. and Nerukh, Dmitry (2011). Bifurcating trajectory of non-diffractive electromagnetic airy pulse. ArXiv , 
  17. Hammani, Kamal; Finot, Christophe; Bale, Brandon G. and Boscolo, Sonia (2011). New developments in the study of optical parabolic pulses in normally dispersive fibers. IN: 13th international conference on transparent optical networks (ICTON) 2011. Conference publications . IEEE. 
  18. Zhao, Jian A. and Ellis, Andrew D. (2011). Offset-QAM based coherent WDM for spectral efficiency enhancement. Optics express, 19 (15), pp. 14617-14631. 
  19. Rafique, Danish; Zhao, Jian A. and Ellis, Andrew D. (2011). Compensation of nonlinear fibre impairments in coherent systems employing spectrally efficient modulation formats. IEICE transactions on communications, E94-B (7), pp. 1815-1822. 
  20. Sygletos, Stylianos; Ibrahim, Selwan K.; Weerasuriya, Ruwan; Phelan, Richard; Grüner-Nielsen, Lars; Bogris, Adonis; Syvridis, Dimitris; O'Gorman, James and Ellis, Andrew D. (2011). Phase synchronization scheme for a practical phase sensitive amplifier of ASK-NRZ signals. Optics express, 19 (13), pp. 12384-12391. 
  21. Zhao, Jian A. and Ellis, Andrew D. (2011). Demonstration of 10 Gbit/s transmission over 900 km SMF with <400 ns adaptation time using full-field EDC. Electronics letters, 47 (12), pp. 711-713. 
  22. Zhou, Kaiming; Zhijun, Yan; Zhang, Lin and Bennion, Ian (2011). Refractometer based on fiber Bragg grating Fabry-Pérot cavity embedded with a narrow microchannel. Optics express, 19 (12), pp. 11769-11779. 
  23. Rafique, Danish and Ellis, Andrew D. (2011). Nonlinear penalties in dynamic optical networks employing autonomous transponders. IEEE photonics technology letters, 23 (17), pp. 1213-1215. 
  24. Rasakanthan, Janarthanan; Baregheh, Mandana; Dubov, Mykhaylo; Mezentsev, Vladimir; Smith, Graham; Sugden, Kate; Woolliams, Peter D. and Tomlins, Peter H. (2011). Quantitative optical coherence tomography for characterization of microscopic structures with varying refractive index. IN: 2011 Conference on and 12th European Quantum Electronics Conference Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe (CLEO EUROPE/EQEC). IEEE. 
  25. Weerasuriya, Ruwan; Sygletos, Stylianos; Ibrahim, Selwan K.; Garcia Gunning, Fatima C.; Manning, Robert J.; Phelan, Richard; O'Carroll, John; Kelly, Brian; O'Gorman, James and Ellis, Andrew D. (2011). Comparison of frequency symmetric signal generation from a BPSK input using fiber and semiconductor-based nonlinear elements. IEEE photonics technology letters, 23 (10), pp. 651-653. 
  26. Zhang, Wei; Grice, Steven; Sugden, Kate and Bennion, Ian (2011). Free water in fuel sensor using fiber long period grating. IN: 21st international conference on optical fiber sensors. Bock, Wojtek J.; Albert, Jacques and Bao, Xiaoyi (eds) SPIE proceedings, 7753 . SPIE. 
  27. Ibrahim, Selwan K.; Sygletos, Stylianos; Rafique, Danish; O'Dowd, John A.; Weerasuriya, Ruwan and Ellis, Andrew D. (2011). Novel synchronous DPSK optical regenerator based on a feed-forward based carrier extraction scheme. Optics express, 19 (10), pp. 9445-9452. 
  28. Rafique, Danish and Ellis, Andrew D. (2011). Nonlinear penalties in long-haul optical networks employing dynamic transponders. Optics express, 19 (10), pp. 9044-9049. 
  29. Rafique, Danish; Mussolin, Marco; Forzati, Marco; Mårtensson, Jonas; Chugtai, Mohsan N. and Ellis, Andrew D. (2011). Compensation of intra-channel nonlinear fibre impairments using simplified digital back-propagation algorithm. Optics express, 19 (10), pp. 9453-9460. 
  30. Tomlins, Peter H.; Smith, Graham; Woolliams, Peter D.; Rasakanthan, Janarthanan and Sugden, Kate (2011). Femtosecond laser micro-inscription of optical coherence tomography resolution test artifacts. Biomedical optics express, 2 (5), pp. 1319-1327. 
  31. Zhao, Jian A.; Ibrahim, Selwan K.; Rafique, Danish; Gunning, Paul and Ellis, Andrew D. (2011). Symbol synchronization exploiting the symmetric property in optical fast OFDM. IEEE photonics technology letters, 23 (9), pp. 594-596. 
  32. Davies, Edward (2011). Optical fibre sensors with applications in gas and biological sensing. PhD thesis, Aston University. 
  33. Frascella, Paola; Antony, Cleitus; Fabbri, Simon J.; Garcia Gunning, Fatima C.; Gunning, Paul; McAuliffe, William; Cassidy, Derek and Ellis, Andrew D. (2011). Impact of Raman amplification on a 2 Tb/s coherent WDM system. IEEE photonics technology letters, 23 (14), pp. 959-961. 
  34. Ibrahim, Selwan K.; Sygletos, Stylianos; Weerasuriya, Ruwan and Ellis, Andrew D. (2011). Novel real-time homodyne coherent receiver using a feed-forward based carrier extraction scheme for phase modulated signals. Optics express, 19 (9), pp. 8320-8326. 
  35. Frascella, Paola; Sygletos, Stylianos; Garcia Gunning, Fatima C.; Weerasuriya, Ruwan; Grüner-Nielsen, Lars; Phelan, Richard; O'Gorman, James and Ellis, Andrew D. (2011). DPSK signal regeneration with a dual-pump nondegenerate phase-sensitive amplifier. IEEE photonics technology letters, 23 (8), pp. 516-518. 
  36. Harvey, Daniel Peter (2011). The combination of smart hydrogels and fibre optic sensor technology for analyte detection. PhD thesis, Aston University. 
  37. Rafique, Danish; Zhao, Jian A. and Ellis, Andrew D. (2011). Digital back-propagation for spectrally efficient WDM 112 Gbit/s PM m-ary QAM transmission. Optics express, 19 (6), pp. 5219-5224. 
  38. Patel, Hetal (2011). Biomechanical aspects of the anterior segment in human myopia. PhD thesis, Aston University. 
  39. Bonk, R.; Vorreau, Philipp; Hillerkuss, David; Freude, Wolfgang; Zarris, George; Simeonidou, Dimitra; Parmigiani, Francesca; Petropoulos, Periklis; Weerasuriya, R.; Ibrahim, Selwan K.; Ellis, Andrew D.; Klonidis, D.; Tomkos, Ioannis and Leuthold, Juerg (2011). An all-optical grooming switch for interconnecting access and metro ring networks. Journal of optical communications and networking, 3 (3), pp. 206-214. 
  40. Rasakanthan, Janarthanan; Sugden, Kate and Tomlins, Peter H. (2011). Processing and rendering of Fourier domain optical coherence tomography images at a line rate over 524 kHz using a graphics processing unit. Journal of biomedical optics, 16 , 
  41. Johnson, Ian P.; Yuan, Wu; Stefani, Alessio; Nielsen, Kristian; Rasmussen, Henrik K.; Khan, Lutful; Webb, David J.; Kalli, Kyriacos and Bang, Ole (2011). Optical fibre Bragg grating recorded in TOPAS cyclic olefin copolymer. Electronics letters, 47 (4), pp. 271-272. 
  42. Rafique, Danish and Ellis, Amdrew D. (2011). Impact of signal-ASE four-wave mixing on the effectiveness of digital back-propagation in 112 Gb/s PM-QPSK systems. Optics express, 19 (4), pp. 3449-3454. 
  43. Dostovalov, Alexandr; Babin, Sergey; Baregheh, Mandana; Dubov, Mykhaylo and Mezentsev, Vladimir (2011). Comparative numerical study of efficiency of energy deposition in femtosecond microfabrication with fundamental and second harmonics of Yb-doped fiber laser. IN: Fiber lasers VIII: technology, systems, and applications. Dawson, Jay W. and Honea, Eric C. (eds) SPIE proceedings, 7914 . SPIE. 
  44. Alcon Camas, Mercedes (2011). Applications of ultralong Raman fibre lasers in photonics. PhD thesis, Aston University. 
  45. Jackson, David A.; Cole, M.J.; Burchell, M.J. and Webb, David J. (2011). Fibre optic sensors for high speed hypervelocity impact studies and low velocity drop tests. IN: SPIE proceedings. SPIE. 
  46. Johnson, Ian P.; Webb, David J. and Kalli, Kyriacos (2011). Utilisation of thermal annealing to record multiplexed FBG sensors in multimode microstructured polymer optical fibre. IN: SPIE proceedings. SPIE. 
  47. Johnson, Ian P.; Webb, David J.; Kalli, Kyriacos; Yuan, Wu; Stefani, Alessio; Nielsen, Kristian; Rasmussen, Henrik K. and Bang, Ole (2011). Polymer PCF Bragg grating sensors based on poly(methyl methacrylate) and TOPAS cyclic olefin copolymer. IN: SPIE proceedings. SPIE. 
  48. Kalli, Kyriacos; Allsop, Thomas D.P.; Zhou, Kaiming; Smith, Graham; Komodromos, Michael; Webb, David J. and Bennion, Ian (2011). Sensing properties of femtosecond laser-inscribed long period gratings in photonic crystal fiber. Photonic sensors , (In Press) 
  49. Kalli, Kyriacos; Koutsides, C.; Davies, Edward M.; Komodromos, Michael; Webb, David J. and Zhang, Lin (2011). Femtosecond laser inscribed superstructure fibre gratings. IN: SPIE proceedings. SPIE. 
  50. Koutsides, C.; Kalli, Kyriacos; Webb, David J. and Zhang, Lin (2011). Characterizing femtosecond laser inscribed Bragg grating spectra. Optics express, 19 (1), pp. 342-352. 
  51. Koutsides, C.; Kalli, Kyriacos; Webb, David J. and Zhang, Lin (2011). Numerical modelling of complex femtosecond laser inscribed fiber gratings - comparison wih experiment. IN: SPIE proceedings. SPIE. 
  52. Saffari, Pouneh (2011). Advanced UV inscribed fibre grating structures and applications in optical sensing and laser systems. PhD thesis, Aston University. 
  53. Smith, Graham N.; Allsop, Thomas D.P.; Kalli, Kyriacos; Koutsides, C.; Neal, Ron; Sugden, Kate; Culverhouse, P. and Bennion, Ian (2011). Characterisation and performance of a Terfenol-D coated femtosecond laser inscribed optical fibre Bragg sensor with a laser ablated microslot for the detection of static magnetic fields. Optics express, 19 (1), pp. 363-370. 
  54. Webb, David J. (2011). Research activities arising from the University of Kent. Photonic sensors, 1 (2), pp. 140-151. 
  55. Wetzel, B.; Larger, L.; Dudley, J.M.; Blow, K.J. and Turitsyn, S.K. (2011). Incoherent fibre supercontinuum generation for all-optical random number generation. IN: 2011 conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe and 12th European Quantum Electronics Conference (CLEO EUROPE/EQEC). Conference publications . IEEE. 
  56. Yan, Zhijun; Adebayo, Adedotun; Zhou, Kaiming; Zhang, Lin and Webb, David J. (2011). All-fibre twist sensor system based on 45 and 81 tilted fibre gratings. IN: SPIE proceedings. SPIE. 
  57. Yuan, Wu; Webb, David J.; Kalli, Kyriacos; Nielsen, Nielsen; Stefani, Alessio; Rasmussen, Henrik K. and Bang, Ole (2011). 870nm Bragg grating in single mode TOPAS microstructured polymer optical fibre. IN: SPIE proceedings. SPIE.        
  58. Zhang, Wei; Webb, David J. and Peng, Gang-Ding (2011). Improved time response for polymer fibre Bragg grating based humidity sensors. IN: SPIE proceedings. SPIE. 
  59. Zhang, Wei; Webb, David J. and Peng, Gang-Ding (2011). Remotely tuneable optical filter based on polymer fibre Bragg grating. IN: SPIE proceedings. SPIE.