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    • 33-fs Yb-fiber laser comb locked to Cs-atomic clock 

      Senel, C.; Hamid, R.; Erdogan, C.; Celik, M.; Kara, O.; Ilday, F. O. (IEEE, 2013)
      Despite the prevalence of fiber frequency combs around 1.5 μm, few fully stabilized frequency combs have been demonstrated around 1.0 μm, despite the generally superior performance of Yb-fiber lasers compared to Er-fiber ...
    • 83 W, 1 ns, 3.1 MHz all-fiber laser for micromachining 

      Özgören, K.; Oktem, B.; Yilmaz, S.; Ömer Ilday F.; Pasin, E.; Eken, K. (2011)
      Fiber lasers are commonly used for various material processing applications. The advantages (such as simplicity of the system, high material removal rate) and disadvantages (larger heat-affected zone, reduced precision) ...
    • All-fiber nanosecond laser system generating supercontinuum spectrum for photoacoustic imaging 

      Yavas, S.; Kipergil, E.A.; Akcaalan O.; Eldeniz, Y.B.; Arabul, U.; Erkol H.; Unlu, M.B.; Ilday F.O. (IEEE Computer Society, 2013)
      Photoacoustic microscopy (PAM) research, as an imaging modality, has shown promising results in imaging angiogenesis and cutaneous malignancies like melanoma, revealing systemic diseases including diabetes, hypertension, ...
    • All-fiber Yb-doped laser mode-locked by nanotubes 

      Zhang, U.Z.; Popa, D.; Sun, Z.; Hasan, T.; Ferrari, A.C.; Ilday F.O. (IEEE Computer Society, 2013)
      Single-wall carbon nanotubes (SWNTs) and graphene have emerged as promising saturable absorbers (SAs), due to their broad operation bandwidth and fast recovery times [1-3]. However, Yb-doped fiber lasers mode-locked using ...
    • Analytical expressions for the local-field corrections in double-layer electron systems 

      Tanatar, B. (Academic Press, 1999)
      We develop an extension of the sum-rule version of the Singwi, Tosi, Land, and Sjolander (STLS) scheme applied to a double-layer electron system. We present analytical expressions for the intralayer and interlayer static ...
    • Balancing gain narrowing with self phase modulation: 100-fs, 800-nJ from an all-fiber-integrated Yb amplifier 

      Pavlov I.; Rybak, A.; Cenel, C.; Ilday F.O. (IEEE Computer Society, 2013)
      There is much progress in Yb-fiber oscillator-amplifier systems, which enable generation of high-repetition-rate, microjoule energies and sub-picosecond pulse widths [1,2]. Given the extremely large total gain factors to ...
    • Characteristic equations for the lasing Modes of infinite periodic chain of quantum wires 

      Byelobrov V.O.; Benson, T.M.; Altintas, A.; Nosich, A.I. (2008)
      In this paper, we study the lasing modes of a periodic open optical resonator. The resonator is an infinite chain of active circular cylindrical quantum wires standing in tree space. Characteristic equations for the ...
    • Disorder-free localization around the conduction band edge of crossing and kinked silicon nanowires 

      Keleş, Ü.; Çakan, A.; Bulutay, C. (A I P Publishing LLC, 2015)
      We explore ballistic regime quantum transport characteristics of oxide-embedded crossing and kinked silicon nanowires (NWs) within a large-scale empirical pseudopotential electronic structure framework, coupled to the ...
    • Electro-optic modulation of InAs quantum dot waveguides 

      Akca I.B.; Dâna, A.; Aydinli, A.; Rossetti, M.; Li L.; Fiore, A.; Dagli, N. (2008)
      The linear electro-optic properties in waveguides containing self-organized In As quantum dots were studied experimentally. Fabry-Perot measurements at 1515 nm on InAs/GaAs quantum dot structures yield a significantly ...
    • Mesoscopic Fano effect in an Aharonov-Bohm interferometer Coulomb-coupled to a nearby quantum dot 

      Ţolea, M.; Moldoveanu V.; Tanatar, B. (2007)
      Motivated by the pionieering experiments of Buks et al. [Nature 391, 871 (1998)] we investigate the visibility of the Fano effect in a single-dot Aharonov-Bohm interferometer which is Coulomb-coupled to a nearby quantum ...
    • Negative refraction and focusing by a left-handed material slab in free space 

      Aydin, K.; Ozbay, E. (2006)
      Negative refraction and focusing by a left-handed metamaterial (LHM) slab are experimentally verified. We measured refractive index of slab as -1.86. The flat lens behavior of LHM is demonstrated for two different point ...
    • Non-thermal material and tissue processing with 100 MHz and 500 MHz repetition rate bursts 

      Kerse, C.; Kalaycioglu H.; Akaalan O.; Eldeniz, Y.B.; Ilday F.O.; Hoogland H.; Holzwarth, R. (IEEE Computer Society, 2013)
      There are a number of applications that would avail a pulse pattern in the form of closely grouped and uniformly spaced pulses, i.e., bursts [1]. Closely grouped pulses with pulse to pulse separation in the order of a few ...
    • Properties of a microjoule-class fiber oscillator mode-locked with a SESAM 

      Lecaplain, C.; Ortac, B.; MacHinet G.; Boullet J.; Baumgartl, M.; Schreiber, T.; Cormier, E.; Hideur, A. (2011)
      Energy scaling of ultrafast Yb-doped fiber oscillators has experienced rapid progress largely driven by many applications that require high average power femtosecond pulses. The fundamental challenge for ultrafast fiber ...
    • Quantifying quantum information via uncertainties 

      Öztop, B.; Klyachko, A. A.; Shumovsky, A. S. (Optical Society of America, 2007)
      We show, for a state ψ of a quantum system with the dynamic symmetry given by the Lie group G, total amount of quantum information and entanglement is provided by summarized uncertainty of basic observables. © 2007 Optical ...
    • Simple test for hidden variables in spin-1 systems 

      Klyachko, A. A.; Can, M. A.; Binicioǧlu, S.; Shumovsky, A. S. (2008)
      We resolve an old problem about the existence of hidden parameters in a three-dimensional quantum system by constructing an appropriate Bell's type inequality. This reveals the nonclassical nature of most spin-1 states. ...
    • Single qutrit entanglement 

      Binicioglu, S.; Klyachko, A. A.; Shumovsky, A. S. (Optical Society of America, 2007)
      We discussed a recent approach to quantum entanglement. The approach is based on presetting of basic observables of quantum system. Entangled states are interpreted as states with maximal amount of uncertainty of all basic ...
    • Spectrally breathing femtosecond pulses from an Er-doped fiber laser 

      Oktem, B.; Ülgüdür, C.; Ilday, F. Ö. (2008)
      We report order-of-magnitude spectral breathing in a dispersion-managed Er-fiber laser with an intracavity bandpass filter. This is to our knowledge the highest of any laser reported. Pulse energy is 1.7 nJ, width is 110 ...
    • Spintronic properties of zigzag-edged triangular graphene flakes 

      Şahin, H.; Senger, R. T.; Ciraci, S. (AIP Publishing LLC, 2010)
      We investigate quantum transport properties of triangular graphene flakes with zigzag edges by using first principles calculations. Triangular graphene flakes have large magnetic moments which vary with the number of ...
    • Sub-50 fs all-fiber Yb-doped laser with anomalous-dispersion photonic crystal fiber 

      Zhang, Z.; Cenel, C.; Hamid, R.; Ilday F.O. (IEEE Computer Society, 2013)
      An intense research effort has been channelled into improving mode-locked Yb-fiber oscillators in recent years. Despite efforts in all-normal dispersion oscillators, dispersion management is evidently necessary to reach ...
    • Time-and position-dependent modeling of high-power low-repetition-rate Er-Yb-fiber amplifier 

      Pavlov I.; Dulgergil, E.; Elahi P.; Ilday F.O. (IEEE Computer Society, 2013)
      There is rapid progress in the development of high-power fiber lasers due to their robust operation, low cost, high beam quality at high powers. There are various applications, such as laser sensing, LIDAR applications, ...