Advertisement

Femtosecond Technology

From Basic Research to Application Prospects

  • Takeshi Kamiya
  • Fujio Saito
  • Osamu Wada
  • Hiroyoshi Yajima

Part of the Springer Series in Photonics book series (PHOTONICS, volume 2)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXIII
  2. Introduction

  3. Optoelectronics Technology Roadmap and Industry

  4. Ultrafast Optoelectronics for Telecommunications

    1. Hai-Feng Liu, Ampalavanapillai Nirmalathas, Dalma Novak, Yoh Ogawa
      Pages 92-106
    2. Mohammed N. Islam
      Pages 107-121
    3. Hidetoshi Iwamura, Ryo Takahashi, Yutaka Matsuoka
      Pages 122-133
    4. Chi-Kuang Sun, John E. Bowers
      Pages 134-151
    5. Hiromasa Ito, Kodo Kawase, Jun-ichi Shikata
      Pages 152-163
    6. Taro Itatani, Toyotomo Morita, Kazuhiko Matsumoto, Tadashi Nakagawa, Moriaki Wakaki
      Pages 164-174
  5. Semiconductor Quantum Structures for Femtosecond Devices

    1. Jürgen Kuhl, Martin Hübner, Dirk Ammerlahn, Bernd Grote, Tineke Stroucken, Stephan Haas et al.
      Pages 184-197
    2. Tomonori Ishikawa, Shigeru Kohmoto, Kiyoshi Asakawa, Yoshifumi Katayama
      Pages 234-244
  6. Femtosecond Lasers and Measurement Applications

    1. Matthias Lenzner, Matthias Schnürer, Christian Spielmann, Ferenc Krausz
      Pages 245-257
    2. G. J. Valentine, D. Burns, W. Sibbett
      Pages 258-273
    3. Shin-ichiro Aoshima, Haruyasu Itoh, Makoto Hosoda, Yutaka Tsuchiya
      Pages 274-283
    4. Kenji Torizuka, Zhigang Zhang, Taro Itatani, Katsuyuki Kobayashi, Takeyoshi Sugaya, Tadashi Nakagawa
      Pages 284-292
    5. Mitsuru Uesaka, Takahiro Watanabe, Hideki Harano, Kenichi Kinoshita, Jun Sugahara, T. Ueda et al.
      Pages 313-327
  7. Materials for Femtosecond Applications

    1. Toshiro Tani, Ryoichi Akimoto, Koji Ando, Hitoshi Kawashima, Takashi Tokizaki, Makoto Furuki et al.
      Pages 328-349
    2. Mirjam van Burgel, Alessandro M. Renier, Koos Duppen
      Pages 364-375
    3. Toshihiko Nagamura
      Pages 376-388
    4. Hiroshi Miyasaka, Masahiro Irie
      Pages 389-400
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 421-426

About this book

Introduction

Recent rapid advances in femtosecond technology have had a great impact on their industrial applications such as: ultrafast optoelectronic devices and optical telecommunication systems, ultrashort-pulse lasers and measurement systems, and the development of novel materials for ultrafast functions. In this book, a wealth of knowledge covering requirements in applications details of recent achievements in important technical areas is presented by world-prominent authors in a concise, systematic form. As a whole, this is the first comprehensive book on the emerging field of femtosecond technology.

Keywords

Modulation VCSEL communication electronics laser measurement nonlinear optics optics optoelectronics photonics quantum dot laser semiconductor spectroscopy switch telecommunications

Authors and affiliations

  • Takeshi Kamiya
    • 1
  • Fujio Saito
    • 2
  • Osamu Wada
    • 2
  • Hiroyoshi Yajima
    • 3
  1. 1.Dept. of Electronic Engineering, Faculty of EngineeringUniversity of TokyoTokyoJapan
  2. 2.The Femtosecond TechnologyResearch Association (FESTA)TsukubaJapan
  3. 3.Electrotechnical LaboratoryTsukubaJapan

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-58469-5
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1999
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-63608-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-58469-5
  • Series Print ISSN 1437-0379
  • Buy this book on publisher's site