Accession Number : ADA296712

Title :   Femtosecond Photonics: Fundamental Phenomena and Device Behavior.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 15 Sep 91-15 Jan 95,

Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE RESEARCH LAB OF ELECTRONICS

Personal Author(s) : Fujimoto, James G. ; Haus, Hermann A. ; Ippen, Erich P.

PDF Url : ADA296712

Report Date : 06 JUL 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 24

Abstract : This report is comprised of brief summaries of work accomplished on a number of topics related to femtosecond photonics. It describes significant progress in the development of new sources of ultrashort pulses, important advances in the understanding of ultrafast semiconductors and fiber optic device behavior, and new insights into fundamental, underlying phenomena in photonic materials.

Descriptors :   *PHOTONICS, FIBER OPTICS, HIGH RATE, ELECTROOPTICS, OPTICAL MATERIALS, SEMICONDUCTORS, PHOTONS, RESEARCH MANAGEMENT, SHORT PULSES.

Subject Categories : Electrooptical and Optoelectronic Devices

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE