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2011 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit

November 28-December 2, 2011 | Boston

Meeting Chairs: Cammy R. Abernathy, Paul V. Braun, Masashi Kawsaki, Kathyn J. Wahl

Symposium K : Materials for High-Performance Photonics

2011-11-28   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Thomas M. Cooper Air Force Research Laboratory
Steven R. Flom Naval Research Laboratory
Michael Bockstaller Carnegie Mellon University
Cesar Lopes Swedish Defence Research Agency (FOI)
K1: Photonics I
Session Chairs
Thomas Cooper
Monday AM, November 28, 2011
Independence E (Sheraton)

9:00 AM - **K1.1
Degenerate and Nondegenerate Nonlinear Spectroscopy.

Eric Van Stryland 1 , David Hagan 1 , Scott Webster 1 , Dmitry Fishman 1 , Honghua Hu 1 , Trenton Ensley 1 , Markus Seidel 1
1 CREOL, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, United States

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9:30 AM - **K1.2
Chromophores for Nonlinear Absorption at TelecommunicationsWavelengths.

Chantal Andraud 1
1 UMR CNRS-UCBL 5182, Ecole Normale Superieure de Lyon, Lyon Cedex France

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10:00 AM - K1.3
Principles and Applications of Small Molecule Assemblies for Organic Third-Order Nonlinear Integrated Optics.

Ivan Biaggio 1
1 Physics, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States

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10:15 AM - K1.4
Linear and Nonlinar Optical Properties of Vapor Deposited Organic Thin Films for All Optical Switching.

Michelle Fleischman 1 , Benjamin Breiten 2 , François Diederich 2 , Ivan Biaggio 1
1 Physics, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States, 2 Laboratorium fur organische Chemie, ETH Zurich, Zurich Switzerland

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10:30 AM - *
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11:00 AM - K1.5
Energy Focusing Using J-Aggregate Heterostructures.

Gleb Akselrod 4 , Brian Walker 1 2 , William Tisdale 3 , Moungi Bawendi 1 , Vladimir Bulovic 3
4 Physics, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 1 Chemistry, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Physics, University of Cambridge, Cambridge United Kingdom, 3 Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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11:15 AM - **K1.6
Novel Two-Photon Absorbing Polymer-Nanoparticles Composites.

Paras Prasad 1 2 , Heong Sub Oh 1 , Min Ju Cho 1 , Won Jin Kim 1 , Guang He 1
1 Institute for Lasers, Photonics and Biophotonics, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, United States, 2 Chemistry, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, United States

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11:45 AM - K1.7
Green Emitting Oligomeric Truxenes for Large Area Photonic Applications.

Colin Belton 1 , James Kirkpatrick 2 , Alexander Kanibolotsky 3 , Clara Orofino 3 , Peter Skabara 3 , Paul Stavrinou 1 , Donal D Bradley 1
1 Centre for Plastic Electronics, Imperial College, London United Kingdom, 2 Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford, Oxford United Kingdom, 3 Department of Pure and Applied Chemistry, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow United Kingdom

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12:00 PM - **K1.8
Two-Photon Absorption Spectroscopy: From Nonlinear Absorbers to All-Optical Molecular Voltmeter.

Aleks Rebane 1 2 , Mikhail Drobizhev 1
1 Physics, Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana, United States, 2 , National Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics, Tallinn Estonia

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12:30 PM - K1.9
Optical Properties of Metal/Dielectric Multilayer for Wavelength Tunable Transparent Cathode in Top-Emitting Organic Light Emitting Diodes.

Bonhyeong Koo 1 , Kihyon Hong 1 , Sungjun Kim 1 , Kisoo Kim 1 , Illhwan Lee 1 , Juyoung Ham 1 , Jong-Lam Lee 1
1 Advanced Materials Science, POSTECH, Pohang, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Korea (the Republic of)

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12:45 PM - K1.10
Conicity and Depth Effects on the Optical Transmission of Lithium Niobate Photonic Crystals Patterned by Focused Ion Beam.

Ozgur Yavuzcetin 1 , Birol Ozturk 1 , Dong Xiao 1 , Sri Sridhar 1
1 Physics, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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K2: Photonics II
Session Chairs
Thomas Cooper
Monday PM, November 28, 2011
Independence E (Sheraton)

2:30 PM - K2.1
Two-Photon Absorption, Photophysics, and Applications of a Zinc Porphyrin-Based Supermolecule.

San-Hui Chi 1 , Armand Rosenberg 2 , Animesh Nayak 3 4 , Timothy Duncan 3 , Michael Therien 4 , James Butler 5 , Steve Montgomery 6 , Guy Beadie 2 , Steve Flom 2 , James Shirk 2
1 , NRL/NRC Fellow Residing at United State Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, 2 Optical Science Division, United States Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, 3 Chemistry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, 4 Chemistry, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States, 5 Physics, Pacific University, Forest Grove, Oregon, United States, 6 Physics, United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland, United States

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2:45 PM - **K2.2
Non-Linear Absorption in Organometallic Chromophores and Polymers.

Kirk Schanze 1
1 Chemistry Department, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States

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3:15 PM - K2.3
Photosensitive Epoxy-Based Polynorbornene Dielectric for MEMS and Microelectronics Packaging.

Mehrsa Raeiszadeh 1 , Paul Kohl 1
1 Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technolog, Atlanta, Georgia, United States

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4:00 PM - K2.4
Enhanced Extraction Efficiency of GaN-Based Light-Emitting Diodes Prepared by a Combination of Metal-Organic Chemical Vapor Deposition and Laser Interference Ablation.

Dajun Yuan 1 , Rui Guo 1 , Jeomoh Kim 2 , Mi-Hee Ji 2 , Suk Choi 2 , Jae-Hyun Ryou 2 , Russell Dean Dupuis 2 , Suman Das 1
1 Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering, Gerogia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States, 2 2.Center for Compound Semiconductors and School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States

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4:15 PM - K2.5
Toward Understanding Structural, Linear, and Nonlinear Optical Properties of Nanoscale Zinc and Cadmium Chalcogenide Magic-Size Quantum Dots: Insight from Computational Prediction.

Kiet Nguyen 1 2 , Paul Day 1 3 , Ruth Pachter 1
1 , AFRL, Wpafb, Ohio, United States, 2 , UES, Dayton, Ohio, United States, 3 , GDIT, Dayton, Ohio, United States

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4:30 PM - **K2.6
Simulating Vibronic Effects in Two-Photon Absorption and Resonance Hyper-Raman Scattering.

Lasse Jensen 1
1 Chemistry, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States

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5:00 PM - **K2.7
A TDDFT Investigation of One and Two Photon Absorption in Multibranched Chromophores.

Sergei Tretiak 1
1 , Los Alamos Natl Lab, Los Alamos, New Mexico, United States

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5:30 PM - K2.8
Single Quantum Dot Spectroelectrochemistry Reveals the Role of Charging in Photoluminescence Blinking.

Christophe Galland 1 2 , Yagnaseni Ghosh 1 3 , Andrea Steinbrueck 1 3 , Milan Sykora 1 , Jennifer Hollingsworth 1 3 , Victor Klimov 1 2 , Han Htoon 1 2 3
1 Chemistry, Los Alamos National Lab, Los Alamos, New Mexico, United States, 2 Center for Advanced Solar Photophysics, Los ALamos National Lab, Los Alamos, New Mexico, United States, 3 Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies, Los ALamos National Lab, Los Alamos, New Mexico, United States

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5:45 PM - K2.9
Two-Dimensional Colloidal Photonic Crystals for Visual Sensing Applications.

Jiantao Zhang 1 , Sanford Asher 1
1 Department of Chemistry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

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K3: Poster Session: High Performance Photonics
Session Chairs
Thomas Cooper
Monday PM, November 28, 2011
Exhibition Hall C (Hynes)

9:00 PM - K3.10
Light Splitting Function of Branched Chains of Microspheres Fabricated by Self-Assembly Process.

Tadashi Mitsui 1 , Yutaka Wakayama 2 , Tsunenobu Onodera 3 , Takeru Hayashi 3 , Naoki Ikeda 4 , Yoshimasa Sugimoto 4 , Tadashi Takamasu 1 , Hidetoshi Oikawa 3
1 Surface Physics and Structure Unit, National Institute for Materials Science, Tsukuba Japan, 2 Nano-Electronics Materials Unit, National Institute for Materials Science, Tsukuba Japan, 3 Institute of Multidisciplinary Research for Advanced Materials, Tohoku University, Sendai Japan, 4 Nanotechnology Innovation Station, National Institute for Materials Science, Tsukuba Japan

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9:00 PM - K3.11
Strong Enhancement of 420~425nm Optical Wavelength of Blue LED by Using CaF2 Scintillating Crystals as a Cap.

Suzuka Nishimura 1 2 , Muneyuki Hirai 2 , Kazutaka Terashima 1
1 , Shonan Institute of Technology, Fujisawa Japan, 2 , Solartes Lab, Fujisawa Japan

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9:00 PM - K3.12
Liquid π-Expanded Porphyrins as Optical Limiters

Daniel Gryko 1 2 , Agnieszka Nowak-Król 1 , Dominik Koszelewski 1 , Jan Lewtak 1 , Aleksander Rebane 3 , Mikhail Drobizhev 3 , Erich Beuerman 3
1 Institute of Organic Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw Poland, 2 Faculty of Chemistry, Warsaw University of Technology, Warsaw Poland, 3 Department of Physics, Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana, United States

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9:00 PM - K3.2
Microstructuring of Optical Quality Single Crystal Diamond by Two Photon Laser Induced Desorption.

Richard Mildren 1 , James Downes 1 , Josh Brown 1 , Benjamin Johnston 1 , Eduardo Granados 1 , David Spence 1 , Andrew Lehmann 1 , Leigh Weston 1 , Adam Bramble 1
1 Department of Physics and Astronomy, MQ Photonics Research Centre, Macquarie University, New South Wales, Australia

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9:00 PM - K3.4
Development of Multicolor-Tunable Photoluminescent Ionic Liquid Crystals.

Kana Tanabe 1 , Yuko Suzui 2 , Miki Hasegawa 2 , Takashi Kato 1
1 Department of Chemistry and Biotechnology, School of Engeneering, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo Japan, 2 Department of Chemistry and Biological Science, College of Science and Engineering, Aoyama Gakuin Univertisty, Kanagawa Japan

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9:00 PM - K3.5
Photonic Luminescent Structures of Porous Silicon.

Rocio Nava Lara 1 , Julia Taguena-Martinez 1 , Jesus Antonio del Rio 1
1 , Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Temixco, Morelos, Mexico

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9:00 PM - K3.6
Effect of Silicon Nanowires on Photovoltaic Cell Performance.

Seung-Wook Baek 1 , In-Ji Lee 1 , Jae-Hyoung Shim 1 , Hyun-Ki Yoon 1 , Min-Ha Choi 1 , Gon-Sub Lee 2 , Jea-Gun Park 3
1 Advanced Semiconductor Materials and Devices Development Center, Hanyang University, Seoul, 11, Korea (the Republic of), 2 National Program Center for Terabit-level Nonvolatile Memory Development, Hanyang University, Seoul, 11, Korea (the Republic of), 3 Department of Electronic Engineering, Hanyang University, Seoul, 11, Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 PM - K3.7
Spectroscopic Ellipsometry Study of the Erbium Alloyed Aluminum Nitride Films.

Vishal Narang 1 , Dimitris Korakakis 2
1 Department of Physics, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia, United States, 2 Lane Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia, United States

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9:00 PM - K3.8
Photonic Crystals on Erbium Doped Tellurite Thin Films for Broadband Enhanced Photoluminescence at near Infrared.

Pao Lin 1 , M. Vanhoutte 1 , J. Ho 1 , N. Patel 1 , V. Singh 1 , Y. Cai 1 , R. Camacho 1 , J. Michel 1 , L. Kimerling 1 , A. Agarwal 1
1 Materials Processing Center, Microphotonics Center, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - K3.9
Fabrication of Low-Loss Optical Waveguide Structures in Single-Crystal Sapphire Fibers for High-Temperature Sensing Applications.

William Spratt 1 , Mengbing Huang 1 , Chuanlei Jia 2 , Hua Xia 3
1 College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering, Univeristy at Albany, Albany, New York, United States, 2 College of Physics Science and Technology, Shandong University, Dongying, Shandong, China, 3 RF and Photonics Laboratory, General Electric Global Research Center, Niskayuna, New York, United States

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2011-11-29   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Thomas M. Cooper Air Force Research Laboratory
Steven R. Flom Naval Research Laboratory
Michael Bockstaller Carnegie Mellon University
Cesar Lopes Swedish Defence Research Agency (FOI)
K4: Photonics III
Session Chairs
Steven Flom
Tuesday AM, November 29, 2011
Independence E (Sheraton)

9:30 AM - **K4.1
Development of Materials for Third-Order Nonlinear Optics.

Seth Marder 1 , Stephen Barlow 1 , Jean-Luc Bredas 1 , San-Hui Chi 1 , David Hagan 2 , Joel Hales 1 , Yesudas Kada 1 , Hsin-Chieh Li 1 , Jon Matichak 1 , Shino Ohira 1 , Lazaro Padilha 2 , Joseph Perry 1 , Eric Van Stryland 2 , Scott Webster 2
1 Center for Organic Photonics and Electronics and School of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States, 2 College of Optics and Photonics and Department of Physics, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, United States

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10:00 AM - K4.2
Effects of High Concentration on Photophysical Properties of a Series of Nonlinear Dyes.

Joy Haley 1 , Jonathan Flikkema 1 2 , Matthew Dalton 1 3 , Douglas Krein 1 3 , Weijie Su 1 3 , Jonathan Slagle 1 4 , Daniel McLean 1 4 , Loon-Seng Tan 1 , Thomas Cooper 1
1 Materials and Manufacturing Directorate, Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, United States, 2 , SOCHE Student Research Program, Dayton, Ohio, United States, 3 , General Dynamics Information Technology, Dayton, Ohio, United States, 4 , Science Applications International Corporation, Dayton, Ohio, United States

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10:15 AM - K4.3
Nonlinear Light Propagation in Photopolymers: From Self-Trapped Beams to 3-D Optical Lattices.

Kalaichelvi Saravanamuttu 1
1 Chemistry and Chemical Biology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

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10:30 AM - *
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11:00 AM - **K4.4
Design of Efficient Monolithic Hybrid Materials for Optical Protection.

Stephane Parola 1 , Denis Chateau 1 , Frederic Chaput 1 , Mikael Lindgren 2 1 , Cesar Lopes 3
1 Chemistry Laboratory UMR ENS-UCBL-CNRS 5182 , University of Lyon - ENS Lyon, Lyon France, 2 Dept. of Physics, Norwegian University of science and Technology, Trondheim Norway, 3 , Swedish Defence Research Agency, Linköping Sweden

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11:30 AM - **K4.5
QM/MM Modeling of Two-Photon Absorption of Chromophores in Solvent and Solid Environments.

Hans Agren 1 , Arul Murugan 1 , Zilvinas Rinkevicius 1
1 , Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm Sweden

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12:00 PM - **K4.6
Ab Initio Study of Cyanine Dyes with Large Optical Nonlinearities.

Thomas Koerzdoerfer 1 , Sukrit Mukhopadhyaya 1 , Jean-Luc Bredas 1
1 Center for Organic Photonics and Electronics, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States

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12:30 PM - K4.7
Nanoimprinted Hybrid Silica Coatings: A Versatile Tool for Light Manipulation.

Alban Letailleur 1 2 3 , Cedric Boissiere 2 , Francois Ribot 2 , Clement Sanchez 2 , Jeremie Teisseire 1 , Etienne Barthel 1 , Elin Sondergard 1 , Christophe Couteau 3 , Gilles Lerondel 3 , Nicolas Chemin 4
1 Surface du Verre et Interfaces, Saint-Gobain Recherche, Aubervilliers Cedex France, 2 Laboratoire de Chimie de La Matière Condensée de Paris, Collège de France - Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris France, 3 ICD - Laboratoire de Nanotechnologies et d'Instrumentation Optique, Université de Technologie de Troyes, Troyes France, 4 Composites and Coatings, Saint-Gobain Recherche, Aubervilliers France

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12:45 PM - K4.8
Hybrid Silicon Nitride and Colloidal Nanocrystal Waveguides and Microdisks: A Highly Versatile Test Bed for Visible to near-Infrared Active Integrated Photonics.

Bram De Geyter 1 2 3 , Katarzyna Komorowska 1 3 , Zeger Hens 2 3 , Dries Van Thourhout 1 3
1 Photonics Research Group, INTEC, Ghent University IMEC, Gent Belgium, 2 Physics and Chemistry of Nanostructures, Inorganic and Physical Chemistry Departement, Ghent University, Gent Belgium, 3 Center for Nano- and Biophotonics (NB-Photonics), Ghent University, Gent Belgium

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K5: Photonics IV
Session Chairs
Steven Flom
Tuesday PM, November 29, 2011
Independence E (Sheraton)

2:30 PM - K5.1
Strong Multimode Photonic Microresonator and Nanoparticle Interactions.

Yasha Yi 1 2 , Patricia Pignalosa 1
1 , NYU and CUNY, New York City, New York, United States, 2 , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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2:45 PM - K5.2
Highly Efficient Double-Doped Solid-State White Light-Emitting Electrochemical Cells.

Chih-Teng Liao 1 , Yu-Chun Shen 1 , Hsiao-Fan Chen 2 , Hai-Ching Su 1 , Ken-Tsung Wong 2
1 Institute of Lighting and Energy Photonics, National Chiao Tung University, Tainan Taiwan, 2 Department of Chemistry, National Taiwan University, Taipei Taiwan

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3:00 PM - K5.3
Control of Self-Assembly of Erbium Silicates and Erbium Oxides on Si Wafers for Silicon Photonics.

Hiroo Omi 1 , Takehiko Tawara 1 , Yuji Ueda 1 , Toshiki Makimoto 1
1 Materials Science Research Labs, NTT Basic Research Labs, Atsugi, Kanagawa, Japan

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3:15 PM - K5.4
Rabi Splitting of G-Center Emission in Silicon Microdisks.

Lyuba Kuznetsova 1 , Gustavo Fernandes 1 , Jimmy Xu 1 2
1 , Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, 2 WCU program, Seoul National University, Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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3:30 PM - *
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4:00 PM - K5.5
Heat Conduction and Photoluminescence in Silicon Nitride Films.

Amy Marconnet 1 , Matthew Panzer 1 3 , Selcuk Yerci 2 , Luca Dal Negro 2 , Kenneth Goodson 1
1 Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States, 3 , KLA-Tencor, Milpitas, California, United States, 2 Electrical and Computer Engineering, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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4:15 PM - K5.6
Optical Coatings Utilizing Nanoporous Thin Films Fabricated on Flexible Polymer Substrates.

David Poxson 1 4 5 , Frank Mont 6 , Jaehee Cho 3 5 , E. Fred Schubert 3 4 5 , Richard Siegel 2 4
1 Department of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, United States, 4 Rensselaer Nanotechnology Center, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, United States, 5 Future Chips Constellation, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, United States, 6 , Raydex Technology, Inc, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 3 Department of Electrical, Computer and Systems Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, United States, 2 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, United States

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4:30 PM - K5.7
Efficient Host-Guest Solid-State Light-Emitting Electrochemical Cells with Improved Balance of Carrier Mobilities.

Chih-Teng Liao 1 , Hsiao-Fan Chen 2 , Hai-Ching Su 1 , Ken-Tsung Wong 2
1 Institute of Lighting and Energy Photonics, National Chiao Tung University, Tainan Taiwan, 2 Department of Chemistry, National Taiwan University, Taipei Taiwan

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4:45 PM - K5.8
High Performance Quasi-Solid-State Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells with a Light Trapping Polymer Gel Electrolyte.

Woosung Kwon 1 , Shi-Woo Rhee 1
1 Chem. Eng., Pohang University of Science and Technology, Pohang Korea (the Republic of)

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5:00 PM - K5.9
Metallic Trench Resonator for Enhanced Spontaneous Emission of Nano-Crystals.

Tsung-li Liu 1 , Kasey Russell 1 , Evelyn Hu 1
1 School of Engineering and Applied Science, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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5:15 PM - K5.10
Level Set Photonic Quasicrystals with Phase Parameters.

Lin Jia 1 , Ion Bita 2 , Edwin Thomas 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 , Qualcomm MEMS Technologies, San Jose, California, United States

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5:30 PM - K5.11
Polymeric Concave Bragg Reflectors Fabricated Using Optical Lithography.

Ke Liu 1 , Huina Xu 1 , Qiaoqiang Gan 1 , Alexander Cartwright 1
1 Department of Electrical Engineering, State University of New York, University at Buffalo, Amherst, New York, United States

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5:45 PM - K5.12
Annealing Enhanced Photoluminescence in Er-Doped TeO2.

Michiel Vanhoutte 1 , Pao-Tai Lin 1 , Vivek Singh 1 , Anu Agarwal 1 , Lionel Kimerling 1
1 , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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2011-11-30   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Thomas M. Cooper Air Force Research Laboratory
Steven R. Flom Naval Research Laboratory
Michael Bockstaller Carnegie Mellon University
Cesar Lopes Swedish Defence Research Agency (FOI)
K6/CC7: Joint Session
Session Chairs
Michael Bockstaller
Wednesday AM, November 30, 2011
Room 207 (Hynes)

9:30 AM - K6.1/CC7.1
ENZ-Enhanced Transmission through a Subwavelength Slit.

Sandeep Inampudi 1 , David Slocum 1 , David Adams 1 , Shiva Vangala 1 , Nicholas Kuhta 2 , William Goodhue 1 , Daniel Wasserman 1 , Viktor Podolskiy 1
1 Physics and Applied Physics, University Of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Department of Physics, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, United States

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9:45 AM - K6.2/CC7.2
Vertical and Lateral Gap Mode Plasmonic Cavities with Coupled Organic Gain Medium.

Shanying Cui 1 , Kasey Russell 1 , Tsung-li Liu 1 , Evelyn Hu 1
1 School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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10:00 AM - K6.3/CC7.3
Demonstration of a SPASER Mechanism by the Coupling of Diamond and Plasmonic Au Nanoparticles.

Silvia Orlanducci 1 , Ilaria Cianchetta 1 , Emanuela Tamburri 1 , Valeria Guglielmotti 1 , Francesco Toschi 1 , Massimiliano Lucci 2 , Maria Letizia Terranova 1
1 Dip. di Scienze e Tecnologie Chimiche, Università di Roma Tor Vergata, Roma Italy, 2 Dip. di Fisica, Università di Roma Tor Vergata, Roma Italy

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10:15 AM - K6.4/CC7.4
Correlated Optical Measurements and Plasmon Mapping of Metallic Nanostructures.

Beth Guiton 1 2 , Vighter Iberi 3 , Shuzhou Li 4 , Donovan Leonard 2 5 , Chad Parish 2 , Paul Kotula 6 , George Schatz 7 , Stephen Pennycook 2 8 , Jon Camden 3
1 Department of Chemistry, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, United States, 2 Materials Science and Technology Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States, 3 Department of Chemistry, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee, United States, 4 Division of Materials Science, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore Singapore, 5 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee, United States, 6 Materials Characterization Department, Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, 7 Department of Chemistry, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States, 8 Department of Physics and Astronomy, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States

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10:30 AM - *
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11:00 AM - K6.5/CC7.5
Surface Plasmon and Photonic Mode Propagation in Gold Nanotubes with Wall Thickness on the Order of the Electron Mean Free Path.

Jesse Kohl 1 , Deirdre O'Carroll 2
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Rutgers University, Piscataway , New Jersey, United States, 2 2.Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology and IAMDN, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, New Jersey, United States

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11:15 AM - K6.6/CC7.6
Hybrid Optoplasmonic Elements and Materials for High-Performance Optical Information Processing and Sensing.

Svetlana Boriskina 1 , Wonmi Ahn 1 , Yan Hong 1 , Bjoern Reinhard 1
1 Chemistry Department, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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11:30 AM - K6.7/CC7.7
Epsilon near Zero Material with Ag/TiO2 Composite.

Ganapathi Subramania 1 , Arthur Fischer 1
1 , Sandia National Laboratory, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

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11:45 AM - K6.8/CC7.8
Third-Order Nonlinear Optical Properties of Uniaxial Metal-Dielectric Composites.

Joseph Geddes 1 2 , Erik Nelson 3 , Paul Braun 1 2
1 Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States, 2 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States, 3 Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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12:00 PM - K6.9/CC7.9
Mode Matching Analysis for Negative Refraction in a Two Dimensional Plasmonic Metamaterial.

Sandeep Inampudi 1 , Igor I Smolyaninov 2 , Viktor Podolskiy 1
1 Physics and Applied Physics, University Of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States

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12:15 PM - K6.10/CC7.10
Mode Engineering with Organic Microcavities Using Thin Metal Layers.

Susanne Hintschich 1 , Alexander Zakhidov 1 , Robert Brueckner 1 , Markas Sudzius 1 , Hartmut Froeb 1 , Vadim Lyssenko 1 , Karl Leo 1
1 , Institut für Angewandte Photophysik, Dresden Germany

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K7/CC9: Joint Session
Session Chairs
Cesar Lopes
Wednesday PM, November 30, 2011
Room 207 (Hynes)

2:30 PM - K7.1/CC9.1
The Use of Gold Clusters to Enhance Nonlinear Optical Absorption.

Paul Day 1 2 , Kiet Nguyen 1 3 , Ruth Pachter 1
1 Materials & Manufacturing Directorate, Air Force Research Lab, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, United States, 2 , General Dynamics Information Technology, Inc., Dayton, Ohio, United States, 3 , UES, Inc., Dayton, Ohio, United States

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2:45 PM - K7.2/CC9.2
Plasmonic Nanotubes Analogous to Graphene: Dynamic Control of Three-Dimensional Plasmonic Swiss Rolls.

Jeremy Baumberg 1 , Fumin Huang 1 , Jatin Sinha 2 , Nick Gibbons 1 , Phil Bartlett 2
1 Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge, Cambridge United Kingdom, 2 Department of Chemistry, University of Southampton, Southampton United Kingdom

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3:00 PM - K7.3/CC9.3
Experimental Determination of the Confinement of a Plasmonic Nanocavity.

Kasey Russell 1 , Kitty Yeung 1 , Evelyn Hu 1
1 School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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3:15 PM - K7.4/CC9.4
Angularly Independent Structural Color of Nanostructured Metal Surfaces.

Sylvanus Lee 1 2 , Alyssa Pasquale 2 , Gary Walsh 2 , Marco Romagnoli 3 , Luca Dal Negro 2
1 Mechanical Engineering, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Electrical and Computer Engineering & Photonics Center, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 3 , MIT/Photonic Corp, Culver City, California, United States

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4:00 PM - K7.5/CC9.5
High Reflectivity of Nanoporous GaN Distributed Bragg Reflector Made by Doping Dependent Electrochemical Etching.

Sang-Wan Ryu 1 , Joonmo Park 1 2 , Yoon-Han Lee 1 , Sang-Mook Kim 2 , Seung-Jae Lee 2 , Jong Hyeob Baek 2
1 Department of Physics, Chonnam National University, Gwangju Korea (the Republic of), 2 , Korea Photonics Technology Institute, Gwangju Korea (the Republic of)

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4:15 PM - K7.6/CC9.6
Loss Optimization in Dielectric/Metal Coated Flexible Terahertz Waveguides.

Pallavi Doradla 1 , Cecil Joseph 1 , Jayant Kumar 1 , Robert Giles 1
1 Physics and Applied Physics, University Of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, Massachusetts, United States

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