Innovative Ultrafast Laser Solutions

Innovative Ultrafast Laser Solutions


Following is a list of references for additional information on femtosecond micromachining.

F. Korte, S. Adams, A. Egbert, C. Fallnich, A. Ostendorf, S. Nolte, M. Will, J.-P. Ruske, B. N. Chichkov, A. Tünnermann, "Sub-diffraction limited structuring of solid targets with femtosecond laser pulses," Optics Express. 7, 41-49 (2000).

H. K. Tönshoff, C. Momma, A. Ostendorf, S. Nolte, G. Kamlage, "Microdrilling of metals with ultrashort laser pulses," Jour. of Laser Applic. 12, 23-27 (2000).

X. Chen, X. Liu, "Short pulsed laser machining: How short is short enough?" Jour. of Laser Applic. 11, 268-272 (1999).

M. Mendes, V. Oliveira, R. Vilar, F. Beinhorn, J. Ihlemann, O. Conde, "Femtosecond ultraviolet laser micromachining of Al2O3-TiC ceramics," Jour. of Laser Applic. 11, 211-215 (1999).

S. Nolte, G. Kamlage, T. Bauer, F. Korte, C. Fallnich, A. Ostendorf, F. van Alvensleben, Laser Zentrum Hannover e.V., "Microstructuring with femtosecond lasers," WLT, 15, 2.1 (1999).

J. Ihlemann, P. Simon, G. Marowsky, Laser-Laboratorium Göttingen e.V, "Sub-µm-machining of metallic materials with femtosecond excimer lasers," WLT, 15, 4.1 (1999).

S. Nolte, C. Momma, G. Kamlage, A. Ostendorf, C. Fallnich, F. von Alvensleben, H. Welling, "Polarization effects in ultrashort-pulse laser drilling," Applied Physics A, 563 - 567 (1999).

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J.-X. Zhao, B. Hüttner, A. Menchig, "Micromachining with Ultrashort Laser Pulses," SPIE 3618, 1-8 (1999).

S. Nolte, B.N. Chichkov, H. Welling, "Nanostructuring with spatially localized femtosecond laser pulses," Optics Letters, 24, 914-916 (1999).

J. Staud, W. Groß, A. Menschig, "Miniaturized Sensitive Tools for Automation of Micro-Assembly," Institut für Technische Physik, Pfffenwaldring 38-40, Stuttgart, Germany, Reprint from OPTO'98 Proceedings, Erfurt 1998 M. Lenzner, J. Krüger, S. Sartania, Z. Cheng, Sh. Spielmann, G. Mourou, W. Kautek, F. Krausz, "Femtosecond optical breakdown in Dielectrics," Physical Review Letters, 89, 4076 - 4079, (1998).

B.C. Stuart, P.S. Banks, M. D. Perry, M.D. Feit, R.S. Lee, F. Roeske, J.P. Armstrong, H.T. Nguyen, J. A. Sefcik, "Femtosecond Laser Materials Processing," SPIE, 3269, 57-65, (1998).

M.D. Shirk, P.A. Molian, "A review of ultrashort pulsed laser ablation of materials," Jour. of Laser Applic., 10, 18-28, (1998).

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B, Craig, "Ultrafast pulses promise better processing of fine structures," Laser Focus World, Sept, 79-88, (1998).

C. Momma, S. Nolte, G. Kamlage, F. von Alvensleben, A. Tünnermann, "Beam delivery of femtosecond laser radiation by diffractive optical elements," Appl. Phys. A 76, 517-520 (1998).

T.-H. Her, R. J. Finlay, C. Wu, S. Deliwala, E. Mazur, "Microstructuring of silicon with femtosecond laser pulses," Appl. Phys. Let., 73, 1673-1675 (1998).

P.B. Corkum, "Femtosecond lasers and their implications for materials processing," SPIE, 3274, 10-17 (1998).

A.M. Rubenshik, M.D. Feit, M.D. Perry, J.T. Larson, "Numerical simulation of ultra-short laser pulse energy deposition and bulk transport for materials processing," Elsevier, Applied Surface Science, 127-129 (1990) 193-198.

M.D. Feit, A.M. Rubenshik, B.-M. Kim, L.B. da Silva, M.D. Perry, "Physical Characterization of ultrashort laser pulse drilling of biological tissue," Elsevier, Applied Surface Science, 127-129 (1998) 869-874.

S. Ameer-Beg, W. Perrie, S. Rathbone, J. Wright, W. Weaver, H. Champoux, "Femtosecond laser microstructuring of materials," Elsevier, Applied Surface Science, 127-129 (1998) 875-880.

A. Rosenfeld, D. Ashendasi, H. Varel, M. Wähmer, E.E.B. Campbell, "Time resolved detection of particle removal from dielectrics on femtosecond laser ablation," Elsevier, Applied Surface Science 127-129 (1998) 76-80.

H. Varel, M. Wähmer, A. Rosenfeld, D. Ashendasi, E.E.B. Campbell, "Femtosecond laser ablation of sapphire: time-of-flight analysis of ablation plume," Elsevier, Applied Surface Science 127-129 (1998) 128-133.

W. Kautek, S. Pentzien, P. Rudolph, J. Krüger, E. König, "Laser interaction with coated collagen and cellulose fibre composites: fundamentals of laser cleaning of ancient parchment manuscripts and paper," Elsevier, Applied Surface Science 127-129 (1998) 746-754.

A. Cavalleri, K. Sokolowski-Tinten, J. Bialkowski, D. von der Linde, "Femtosecond laser ablation of gallium arsenide investigated with time-of-flight mass spectroscopy," Elsevier, Appl. Phys. Let., 72, 2385-2387, (1998).

P.A. VanRompay, M. Nantel, P.P. Pronko, "Pulse-contrast effects on energy distributions of C1+ to C4+ ions for high-intensity 100-fs laser-ablation plasmas," Elsevier, Applied Surface Science 127-129 (1998) 1023-1028

T. von Woedtke, P. Abel, J. Krüger, W. Kautek, "Subpicosecond pulse laser microstructuring for enhanced reproducibility of biosensors," Elsevier, Sensors and Actuators B 42 (1997) 151-156.

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P. Dainesi, J. Ihlemann, P. Simon, "Optimization of a beam delivery system for a short-pulse KrF laser used for material ablation," Appl. Optics, 35, 7080-7085 (1997).

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J. Krüger, W. Kautek, "Femtosecond pulse visible laser processing of fibre composite materials," Elsevier, Applied Surface Science 106 (1996) 383-389.

P.P. Pronko, P.A. VanRompay, R.K. Signh, F. Qian, D.Du, X. Liu, "Laser induced avalanche ionization and electron-lattice heating of silicon with intense near IR femtosecond pulses," Mat Res. Soc. Symp. Proc., Vol 397, 45-51, (1996).

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Y. Kondo, J Qiu, T Mitsuyu, K. Hirao, T. Yoko, "Three-Dimensional microdrilling of glass by multiphoton process and chemical etching."