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    • A 500 MHz carbon nanotube transistor oscillator 

      Pesetski, A. A.; Baumgardner, J. E.; Krishnaswamy, S. V.; Zhang, H.; Adam, J. D.; Kocabaş, Coşkun; Banks, T.; Rogers, J. A. (American Institute of Physics, 2008-09)
      Operation of a carbon nanotube field effect transistor (FET) oscillator at a record frequency of 500 MHz is described. The FET was fabricated using a large parallel array of single-walled nanotubes grown by chemical vapor ...
    • 83 W, 3.1 MHz, square-shaped, 1 ns-pulsed all-fiber-integrated laser for micromachining 

      Özgören, Kıvanç; Öktem, Bülent; Yılmaz, Sinem; İlday, F. Ömer; Eken, K. (Optical Society of America, 2011-08-29)
      We demonstrate an all-fiber-integrated laser based on off-the-shelf components producing square-shaped, 1 ns-long pulses at 1.03 mu m wavelength with 3.1 MHz repetition rate and 83 W of average power. The master-oscillator ...
    • Alignment controlled growth of single-walled carbon nanotubes on quartz substrates 

      Xiao, J.; Dunham, S.; Liu, P.; Zhang, Y.; Kocabaş, Coşkun; Moh, L.; Huang, Y.; Hwang, K. -C.; Lu, C.; Huang, W.; Rogers, J. A. (American Chemical Society, 2009-09-11)
      Single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWNTs) possess extraordinary electrical properties, with many possible applications in electronics. Dense, horizonally aligned arrays of linearly configured SWNTs represent perhaps the most ...
    • Comparison of electron and hole charge-discharge dynamics in germanium nanocrystal flash memories 

      Akça, İmran B.; Dâna, Aykutlu; Aydınlı, Atilla; Turan, R. (AIP Publishing, 2008-02)
      Electron and hole charge and discharge dynamics are studied on plasma enhanced chemical vapor deposition grown metal-oxide-silicon germanium nanocrystal flash memory devices. Electron and hole charge and discharge currents ...
    • Electro-optic and electro-absorption characterization of InAs quantum dot waveguides 

      Akça, İmran B.; Dana, Aykutlu; Aydınlı, Atilla; Rossetti, M.; Li, L.; Fiore, A.; Dağlı, N. (Optical Society of America, 2008-03)
      Abstract Optical properties of multilayer InAs quantum dot waveguides, grown by molecular beam epitaxy, have been studied under applied electric field. Fabry-Perot measurements at 1515 nm on InAs/GaAs quantum dot structures ...
    • Fiber amplification of pulse bursts up to 20 μj pulse energy at 1 kHz repetition rate 

      Kalaycıoğlu, Hamit; Eken, K.; İlday, F. Ömer (Optical of Society of America, 2011-08-23)
      We demonstrate burst-mode operation of a polarization-maintaining Yb-doped fiber amplifier. Groups of pulses with a temporal spacing of 10 ns and 1 kHz overall repetition rate are amplified to an average pulse energy of ...
    • Fiber laser-microscope system for femtosecond photodisruption of biological samples 

      Yavaş, Seydi; Erdoğan, Mutlu; Gürel, Kutan; İlday, F. Ömer; Eldeniz, Y. B.; Tazebay, Uygar H. (Optical Society of America, 2012-02-22)
      We report on the development of a ultrafast fiber lasermicroscope system for femtosecond photodisruption of biological targets. A mode-locked Yb-fiber laser oscillator generates few-nJ pulses at 32.7 MHz repetition rate, ...
    • Generation of cylindrical vector beams with few-mode fibers excited by Laguerre–Gaussian beams 

      Volpe, Giovanni; Petrov, D. (Elsevier, 2004-07-01)
      We propose a novel method to efficiently produce light beams with radial, azimuthal, and hybrid polarization, through a few-mode fiber excited by a Laguerre–Gaussian beam. With different input polarization we can selectively ...
    • Grating based plasmonic band gap cavities 

      Şenlik, S. Seçkin; Kocabaş, Aşkın; Aydınlı, Atilla (Optical Society of American (OSA), 2009-08)
      We report on a comparative study of grating based plasmonic band gap cavities. Numerically, we calculate the quality factors of the cavities based on three types of grating surfaces; uniform, biharmonic and Moiré surfaces. ...
    • High frequency performance of individual and arrays of single-walled carbon nanotubes 

      Balcı, Osman; Kocabaş, Coşkun (Institute of Physics Publishing, 2012-05-28)
      We have studied the high frequency performance limits of single-walled carbon nanotube (SWNT) transistors in the diffusive transport regime limited by the acoustic phonon scattering. The relativistic band structure of ...
    • High-frequency performance of submicrometer transistors that use aligned arrays of single-walled carbon nanotubes 

      Kocabaş, Coşkun; Dunham, S.; Cao, Q.; Cimino, K.; Ho, X.; Kim, H.-S.; Dawson, D.; Payne, J.; Stuenkel, M.; Zhang, H.; Banks, T.; Feng, M.; Rotkin, S. V.; Rogers, J. A. (American Chemical Society, 2009-04-08)
      The unique electronic properties of single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWNTs) make them promising candidates for next generation electronics, particularly in systems that demand high frequency (e.g., radio frequency, RF) ...
    • Influence of noise on force measurements 

      Volpe, Giovanni; Helden, L.; Brettschneider, T.; Wehr, J.; Bechinger, C. (The American Physical Society, 2010-04)
      We demonstrate how the ineluctable presence of thermal noise alters the measurement of forces acting on microscopic and nanoscopic objects. We quantify this effect exemplarily for a Brownian particle near a wall subjected ...
    • Investigation of high frequency performance limit of graphene field effect transistors 

      Pince, Ercag; Kocabas, Coşkun (American Institute of Physics, 2010-10)
      Extremely high field effect mobility together with the high surface coverage makes graphene a promising material for high frequency electronics application. We investigate the intrinsic high frequency performance limit of ...
    • Microswimmers in patterned environments 

      Volpe, Giovanni; Buttinoni, I.; Vogt, D.; Kümmerer, H.- J.; Bechinger, C. (The Royal Society of Chemistry, 2011-07-14)
      Tiny self-propelled swimmers capable of autonomous navigation through complex environments provide appealing opportunities for localization, pick-up and delivery of microscopic and nanoscopic objects. Inspired by motile ...
    • Molecular scale buckling mechanics in individual aligned single-wall carbon nanotubes on elastomeric substrates 

      Khang, D. -Y.; Xiao, J.; Kocabaş, Coşkun; MacLaren, S.; Banks, T.; Jiang, H.; Huang, Y. Y.; Rogers, J. A. (American Chemical Society, 2008)
      We have studied the scaling of controlled nonlinear buckling processes in materials with dimensions in the molecular range (i.e., ∼1 nm) through experimental and theoretical studies of buckling in individual single-wall ...
    • Novel perspectives for the application of total internal reflection microscopy 

      Volpe, Giovanni; Brettschneider, T.; Helden, L.; Bechinger, C. (Optical Society of America, 2009-12)
      Total Internal Reflection Microscopy (TIRM) is a sensitive non-invasive technique to measure the interaction potentials between a colloidal particle and a wall with femtonewton resolution. The equilibrium distribution of ...
    • Printed multilayer superstructures of aligned single-walled carbon nanotubes for electronic applications 

      Kang, S. J.; Kocabaş, Coşkun; Kim, H.-S.; Cao, Q.; Meitl, M. A.; Khang, D.-Y.; Rogers, J. A. (American Chemical Society, 2007-10)
      We developed means to form multilayer superstructures of large collections of single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWNTs) configured in horizontally aligned arrays, random networks, and complex geometries of arrays and networks ...
    • Quantitative assessment of non-conservative radiation forces in an optical trap 

      Pesce, G.; Volpe, Giovanni; De Luca, A. C.; Rusciano, G.; Volpe, G. (Institute of Physics Publishing, 2009-05)
      The forces acting on an optically trapped particle are usually assumed to be conservative. However, the presence of a non-conservative component has recently been demonstrated. Here, we propose a technique that permits one ...
    • Slowing down surface plasmons on a Moiré surface 

      Kocabaş, Aşkın; Şenlik, S. Seçkin; Aydınlı, Atilla (The American Physical Society, 2009-02)
      We have demonstrated slow propagation of surface plasmons on metallic Moiré surfaces. The phase shift at the node of the Moiré surface localizes the propagating surface plasmons and adjacent nodes form weakly coupled ...
    • Soliton-similariton fibre laser 

      Öktem, Bülent; Ülgüdür, Coşkun; İlday, F. Ömer (Macmillan Publishers, 2010-03-21)
      Rapid progress in passively mode-locked fibre lasers is currently driven by the recent discovery of new mode-locking mechanisms, namely, the self-similarly evolving pulse (similariton) and the all-normal-dispersion ...