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Whether you are visiting to find out about our research, to explore studying for a PhD or a Masters/Diploma degree with us, or to look for a post-doctoral position, we hope you find this website interesting and useful.

Members of the Division and the Fibre and Glass TDSU in May 2016. The photos were taken in our former fibre drawing cleanroom after all the equipment had been moved to the new MPL building.

Recent papers

24.01.18 14:46

Effect of anti-crossings with cladding resonances on ultrafast nonlinear dynamics in gas-filled photonic crystal fibers

F. Tani, F. Köttig, D. Novoa, R. Keding, and P. St.J. Russell, Photonics Research, 6, 84-88 (2018)

15.01.18 11:26

Enhanced Control of Transient Raman Scattering Using Buffered Hydrogen in Hollow-Core Photonic Crystal Fibers

P. Hosseini, D. Novoa, A. Abdolvand, and P.St.J. Russell, Phys. Rev. Lett. 119, 253903 (2017)

15.01.18 10:41

Coherent control of flexural vibrations in dual-nanoweb fibers using phase-modulated two-frequency light

J. R. Koehler, R. E. Noskov, A. A. Sukhorukov, D. Novoa, and P. St.J. Russell, Phys. Rev. A 96 (6),...

11.12.17 11:47

Three-dimensional holographic optical manipulation through a high-numerical-aperture soft-glass multimode fibre

Ivo T. Leite, Sergey Turtaev, Xin Jiang, Martin Šiler, Alfred Cuschieri, Philip St.J. Russell and...

17.10.17 08:12

Mid-infrared dispersive wave generation in gas-filled photonic crystal fibre by transient ionization-driven changes in dispersion

F. Köttig, D. Novoa, F. Tani, M. C. Günendi, M. Cassataro, J. C. Travers, and P. St.J. Russell,...

17.10.17 08:11

Generation of microjoule pulses in the deep ultraviolet at megahertz repetition rates

F. Köttig, F. Tani, C. Martens Biersach, J. C. Travers, and P. St.J. Russell, Optica 4, 1272 (2017)

05.10.17 13:46

Broadband high-resolution multi-species CARS in gas-filled hollow-core photonic crystal fiber

Barbara M. Trabold, Robert J. R. Hupfer, Amir Abdolvand, and Philip St.J. Russell, Optics Letters...

25.09.17 12:07

Continuously wavelength-tunable high harmonic generation via soliton dynamics

F. Tani, M. H. Frosz, J. C. Travers, and P. St.J. Russell, Opt. Lett., 42, 1768 (2017).

25.09.17 10:30

High average power and single-cycle pulses from a mid-IR optical parametric chirped pulse amplifier

U. Elu, M. Baudisch, H. Pires, F. Tani, M. H. Frosz, F. Köttig, A. Ermolov, P. St.J. Russell, J....

17.07.17 10:15

Fresnel-Reflection-Free Self-Aligning Nanospike Interface between a Step-Index Fiber and a Hollow-Core Photonic-Crystal-Fiber Gas Cell

Riccardo Pennetta, Shangran Xie, Frances Lenahan, Manoj Mridha, David Novoa, and Philip St.J....