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Wilson Sibbett

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  1. Published

    Self-excitation and operational characteristics of the crossed-field secondary emission electron source

    Saveliev, Y. M., Sibbett, W. & Parkes, D. M., Dec 1999, In : Review of Scientific Instruments. 70, p. 4502-4514 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  2. Published

    Aberrations introduced by a lens made from a birefringent material

    Lesso, J. P., Duncan, A. J., Sibbett, W. & Padgett, M. J., 1 Feb 2000, In : Applied Optics. 39, p. 592-598 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. Published

    Autocorrelation of femtosecond pulses from 415-630nm using GaN laser diode

    Loza-Alvarez, P., Sibbett, W. & Reid, D. T., 30 Mar 2000, In : Electronics Letters. 36, p. 631-633 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. Published

    An endoscopic imaging system for photodetection of cancer in the gastro-intestinal tract.

    Mohammad, S., Tait, I. S., Padgett, M., Hewitt, J., Sibbett, W. & Cuschieri, A., Apr 2000, In : Gut. 46, 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. Published

    Ultrashort-pulse lasers: Big payoffs in a flash

    Hopkins, J. M. & Sibbett, W., Sep 2000, In : Scientific American. 283, p. 72-79 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. Published

    Fluorescence detection of superficial skin cancers

    Hewett, J., McKechnie, T. & Sibbett, W., Sep 2000, In : Journal of Modern Optics. 47, p. 2021-2027 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. Published

    Amplitude and phase measurement of mid-infrared femtosecond pulses by using cross-correlation frequency-resolved optical gating

    Reid, D. T., Loza-Alvarez, P., Brown, C. T. A., Beddard, T. & Sibbett, W., 1 Oct 2000, In : Optics Letters. 25, p. 1478-1480 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. Published

    Effect of cathode end caps and a cathode emissive surface on relativistic magnetron operation

    Saveliev, Y. M., Spark, S. N., Kerr, B. A., Harbour, M. I., Douglas, S. C. & Sibbett, W., Jun 2000, In : IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science. 28, p. 478-484 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. Published

    Novel high-power laser structures incorporating curved gratings

    Sokolovskii, G. S., Rafailov, E. U., Birkin, D. J. L. & Sibbett, W., Dec 2000, In : IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics. 36, 12, p. 1412-1420 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. Published

    Spatial characteristics of electron beams from symmetric and nonsymmetric crossed-field secondary emission sources

    Saveliev, Y. M., Sibbett, W. & Parkes, D. M., 1 Feb 2001, In : Journal of Applied Physics. 89, 3, p. 1550-1555 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  11. Published

    The application of a compact multispectral imaging system with integrated excitation source to in vivo monitoring of fluorescence during topical photodynamic therapy of superficial skin cancers

    Hewett, J., Nadeau, V., Ferguson, J., Moseley, H., Ibbotson, S., Allen, J. W., Sibbett, W. & Padgett, M., Mar 2001, In : Photochemistry and Photobiology. 73, 3, p. 278-282 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. Published

    Characterisation of electron beams produced by crossed-field secondary emission diodes

    Saveliev, Y. M., Sibbett, W. & Parkes, D. M., Feb 2001, In : JAPANESE JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSICS PART 1-REGULAR PAPERS SHORT NOTES. 40, p. 940-943 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  13. Published

    Mueller matrix error correction for a fringe-free interferometry system

    Begbie, M. L., Sibbett, W. & Padgett, M. J., 1 Jul 2001, In : Applied Optics. 40, p. 3205-3210 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  14. Published

    Laser physics - Getting to grips with light

    Brown, T., Sibbett, W. & Wright, E. M., 17 Aug 2001, In : Science. 293, p. 1265 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  15. Published

    Nonresonant self-injection seeding of a gain-switched diode laser

    Rafailov, E. U., Birkin, D. J. L., Sibbett, W. & Avrutin, E. A., Mar 2001, In : IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics. 7, p. 287-292 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  16. Published

    Tunable operation of a gain-switched diode laser by nonresonant self-injection seeding

    Birkin, D. J. L., Rafailov, E. U., Sibbett, W. & Avrutin, E., Nov 2001, In : IEEE Photonics Technology Letters. 13, p. 1158-1160 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  17. Published

    Ultrashort pulse characterization using a scanning Fabry-Perot etalon enabling rapid acquisition and retrieval of a sonogram at rates up to 1.52 Hz

    Cormack, I. G., Sibbett, W., Ortega-Martinez, R. & Reid, D. T., Nov 2001, In : Review of Scientific Instruments. 72, p. 4071-4079 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. Published

    Endoscopic fluorescence imaging and point spectroscopy system for the detection of gastro-intestinal cancers

    Nadeau, V., Hamdan, K., Hewett, J., Sibbett, W., Tait, I., Cuschieri, A. & Padgett, M., 15 Apr 2002, In : Journal of Modern Optics. 49, p. 731-741 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. Published

    Perveance of a planar diode with explosive emission finite-diameter cathodes

    Saveliev, Y. M., Sibbett, W. & Parkes, D. M., 23 Sep 2002, In : Applied Physics Letters. 81, p. 2343-2345 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  20. Published

    Operation of a relativistic rising-sun magnetron with cathodes of various diameters

    Saveliev, Y. M., Kerr, B. A., Harbour, M. I., Douglas, S. C. & Sibbett, W., Jun 2002, In : IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science. 30, p. 938-946 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  21. Published

    Transfer of orbital angular momentum to an optically trapped low-index particle

    Garces-Chavez, V., Volke-Sepulveda, K., Chavez-Cerda, S., Sibbett, W. & Dholakia, K., Dec 2002, In : Physical Review. A, Atomic, molecular, and optical physics. 66, 6, 8 p., 063402.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  22. Published

    Production of sheet electron beams with crossed-field secondary emission diodes

    Saveliev, Y. M., Sibbett, W. & Kerr, B. A., Oct 2002, In : IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science. 30, p. 1832-1836 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  23. Published

    Amplification of femtosecond pulses over by 18 dB in a quantum-dot semiconductor optical amplifier

    Rafailov, E. U., Loza-Alvarez, P., Sibbett, W., Sokolovskii, G. S., Livshits, D. A., Zhukov, A. E. & Ustinov, V. M., Aug 2003, In : IEEE Photonics Technology Letters. 15, p. 1023-1025 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  24. Published

    Brownian particle in an optical potential of the washboard type

    Tatarkova, S. A., Sibbett, W. & Dholakia, K., 18 Jul 2003, In : Physical Review Letters. 91, 3, p. 038101 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  25. Published

    Characterization of sheet electron beams from planar crossed-field secondary emission diodes

    Saveliev, Y. M., Sibbett, W. & Parkes, D. M., Sep 2003, In : Review of Scientific Instruments. 74, p. 3962-3967 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  26. Published

    Highly efficient blue-light generation from a compact, diode-pumped femtosecond laser by use of a periodically poled KTP waveguide crystal

    Agate, B., Rafailov, E. U., Sibbett, W., Saltiel, S. M., Battle, P., Fry, T. & Noonan, E., 15 Oct 2003, In : Optics Letters. 28, 20, p. 1963-1965 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  27. Published

    Efficient frequency doubling of a vertical-extended-cavity surface-emitting laser diode by use of a periodically poled KTP crystal

    Rafailov, E. U., Sibbett, W., Mooradian, A., McInerney, J. G., Karlsson, H., Wang, S. & Laurell, F., 1 Nov 2003, In : Optics Letters. 28, p. 2091-2093 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  28. Published

    How the laser happened: Adventures of a scientist. Charles H Townes

    Sibbett, W., May 2003, In : Notes and Records of the Royal Society. 57, 2, p. 257-258 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

  29. Published

    Low-threshold, multi-gigahertz repetition-rate femtosecond Ti : sapphire laser

    Stormont, B., Cormack, I. G., Mazilu, M., Brown, C. T. A., Burns, D. & Sibbett, W., 11 Dec 2003, In : Electronics Letters. 39, p. 1820-1822 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  30. Published

    My education: Wilson Sibbett

    Sibbett, W., Jan 2004, In : Physics World. 17, 1, p. 37-37 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  31. Published

    Dramatic spectral narrowing and broadband tuning from a self-injection-seeded diode laser

    Rafailov, E. U., Avrutin, E. A. & Sibbett, W., 20 Jul 2004, In : Microwave and Optical Technology Letters. 42, p. 150-152 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  32. Published

    Extended-cavity surface-emitting diode laser as active mirror controlling modelocked Ti : sapphire laser

    Stormont, B., Rafailov, E. U., Cormack, I. G., Mooradian, A. & Sibbett, W., 10 Jun 2004, In : Electronics Letters. 40, p. 732-734 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  33. Published

    Periodically switched nonlinear structures for frequency conversion: Theory and experimental demonstration

    Artigas, D., Rafailov, E. U., Loza-Alvarez, P. & Sibbett, W., Aug 2004, In : IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics. 40, p. 1122-1130 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  34. Published

    Imaging in optical micromanipulation using two-photon excitation

    Dholakia, K., Little, H., Brown, C. T. A., Agate, B., McGloin, D., Paterson, L. & Sibbett, W., 21 Oct 2004, In : New Journal of Physics. 6, 8 p., 136.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  35. Published

    Compact laser-diode-based femtosecond sources

    Brown, C. T. A., Cataluna, M. A., Lagatsky, A. A., Rafailov, E. U., Agate, M. B., Leburn, C. G. & Sibbett, W., 26 Nov 2004, In : New Journal of Physics. 6, 21 p., 175.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  36. Published

    Quantum-dot-based saturable absorber with p-n junction for mode-locking of solid-state lasers

    Lagatsky, A. A., Rafailov, E. U., Sibbett, W., Livshits, D. A., Zhukov, A. E. & Ustinov, V. M., Feb 2005, In : IEEE Photonics Technology Letters. 17, p. 294-296 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  37. Published

    Portable ultrafast blue light sources designed with frequency doubling in KTP and KNbO3

    Agate, B., Rafailov, E. U., Sibbett, W., Saltiel, S. M., Koynov, K., Tiihonen, M., Wang, S. H., Laurell, F., Battle, P., Fry, T., Roberts, T. & Noonan, E., Nov 2004, In : IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics. 10, p. 1268-1276 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  38. Published

    Efficient femtosecond green-light source with a diode-pumped mode-locked Yb3+ : KY(WO4)2 laser

    Lagatsky, A. A., Rafailov, E. U., Sarmani, A. R., Brown, C. T. A., Sibbett, W., Ming, L. & Smith, P. G. R., 15 May 2005, In : Optics Letters. 30, p. 1144-1146 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  39. Published

    High-power picosecond and femtosecond pulse generation from a two-section mode-locked quantum-dot laser

    Rafailov, E. U., Cataluna, M. A., Sibbett, W., Il'inskaya, N. D., Zadiranov, Y. M., Zhukov, A. E., Ustinov, V. M., Livshits, D. A., Kovsh, A. R. & Ledentsov, N. N., 22 Aug 2005, In : Applied Physics Letters. 87, 8, p. 081107 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  40. Published

    Light-induced cell separation in a tailored optical landscape

    Paterson, L., Papagiakoumou, E., Milne, G. F., Garces-Chavez, V., Tatarkova, S. A., Sibbett, W., Gunn-Moore, F. J., Bryant, P. E., Riches, A. C. & Dholakia, K., 19 Sep 2005, In : Applied Physics Letters. 87, 12, p. 123901 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  41. Published

    Single-scan spectroscopy of mercury at 253.7 nm by sum frequency mixing of violet and red microlensed diode lasers

    Carruthers, A. E., Lake, T. K., Shah, A., Allen, J. W., Sibbett, W. & Dholakia, K., 15 Nov 2005, In : Optics Communications. 255, 4-6, p. 261-266 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  42. Published

    Yb3+-doped YVO4 crystal for efficient Kerr-lens mode locking in solid-state lasers

    Lagatsky, A. A., Sarmani, A. R., Brown, C. T. A., Sibbett, W., Kisel, V. E., Selivanov, A. G., Denisov, I. A., Troshin, A. E., Yumashev, K. V., Kuleshov, N. V., Matrosov, V. N., Matrosova, T. A. & Kupchenko, M. I., 1 Dec 2005, In : Optics Letters. 30, p. 3234-3236 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  43. Published

    Investigation of transition dynamics in a quantum-dot laser optically pumped by femtosecond pulses

    Rafailov, E. U., McRobbie, A. D., Cataluna, M. A., O'Faolain, L., Sibbett, W. & Livshits, D. A., 23 Jan 2006, In : Applied Physics Letters. 88, 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  44. Published

    PbS quantum-dot-doped glass for efficient passive mode locking in a CWYb : KYW laser

    Lagatsky, A. A., Malyarevich, A. M., Savitski, V. G., Gaponenko, M. S., Yumashev, K. V., Zhilin, A. A., Brown, C. T. A. & Sibbett, W., Jan 2006, In : IEEE Photonics Technology Letters. 18, p. 259-261 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  45. Published

    Efficient generation of green and UV light in a single PP-KTP waveguide pumped by a compact all-fiber system

    Rusu, M., Rafailov, E. U., Herda, R., Okhotnikov, O. G., Saltiel, S. M., Battle, P., McNeil, S., Grudinin, A. B. & Sibbett, W., 20 Mar 2006, In : Applied Physics Letters. 88, 12, p. 121105 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  46. Published

    Ambulatory PDT: Preliminary results

    Moseley, H., Allen, J. W., Samuel, I. D. W., Sibbett, W. & Ferguson, J., 2006, In : Lasers in Surgery and Medicine. p. 29-29 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  47. Published

    Up to 30 mW of broadly tunable CW green-to-orange light, based on sum-frequency mixing of Cr4+ : forsterite and Nd : YVO4 lasers

    Mortensen, J. L., McWilliam, A., Leburn, C. G., Tidemand-Lichtenberg, P., Thorhauge, M., Janousek, J., Brown, C. T. A., Lagatsky, A. A., Buchhave, P. & Sibbett, W., 15 Apr 2006, In : Optics Communications. 260, 2, p. 637-640 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  48. Published

    Wavelength dependent propagation and reconstruction of white light Bessel beams

    Fischer, P., Little, H., Smith, R. L., Lopez-Mariscal, C., Brown, C. T. A., Sibbett, W. & Dholakia, K., May 2006, In : Journal of Optics A: Pure and Applied Optics. 8, 5, p. 477-482 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  49. Published

    Nonlinear spectroscopy of PbS quantum-dot-doped glasses as saturable absorbers for the mode locking of solid-state lasers

    Malyarevich, A. M., Gaponenko, M. S., Yumashev, K. V., Lagatsky, A. A., Sibbett, W., Zhilin, A. A. & Lipovskii, A. A., 15 Jul 2006, In : Journal of Applied Physics. 100, 2, 5 p., 023108.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  50. Published

    Stable mode locking via ground- or excited-state transitions in a two-section quantum-dot laser

    Cataluna, M. A., Sibbett, W., Livshits, D. A., Weimert, J., Kovsh, A. R. & Rafailov, E. U., 21 Aug 2006, In : Applied Physics Letters. 89, 8, p. 081124 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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