Nonlinear Optics, Quantum Optics: Concepts in Modern Optics

Volume 34, Number 1-4, 2005

Preface
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Committees
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Nonlinear Optical Phenomena and Materials

p. 1-7
Phase Analysis of Vibrational Wavepackets in the Ground and the Excited States in Polydiacetylene
TAKAYOSHI KOBAYASHI and MITSUHIRO IKUTA
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p. 9-14
Electronic/Nonlinear Optical Effects in Liquid Crystals: Optical Switching in Nematic Twist Cells
KENNETH SINGER, JESSICA MERLIN, MARK WINKLER, PLATON KORNEYCHUK, and YURI REZNIKOV
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p. 15-20
Ultrafast All Optical Switching: Photonic Engineering of Resonator Structures with Organic Nonlinear Kerr Materials
R. F. MAHRT, N. MOLL, S. GULDE, A. JEBALI, R. HARBERS, S. JOCHIM, P. HARING- BOLIVAR, C. MOORMANN, R. ZAMBONI, and F. KAJZAR
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p. 21-28
In-siu Synthesis and Poling of DEMI a Zwitterionic NLO Chromophore
MAREK SZABLEWSKI, JULIA H. ROBSON, TOM NEWBERRY, and GRAHAM H. CROSS
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p. 29-32
Theoretical Study on Second Hyperpolarizabilities of Diradical Systems
MASAYOSHI NAKANO, RYOHEI KISHI, NOZOMI NAKAGAWA, TOMOSHIGE NITTA,TAKASHI KUBO, KAZUHIRO NAKASUJI, KENJI KAMADA, KOJI OHTA, BENOÎT CHAMPAGNE, EDITH BOTEK, and KIZASHI YAMAGUCHI
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p. 33-36
Spin State Dependence of Second Hyperpolarizabilities of Diradical Molecules
YOHEI KISHI, MASAYOSHI NAKANOA, NOZOMI NAKAGAWA, TOMOSHIGE NITTA, KENJI KAMADA, KOJI OHTA, BENOÎT CHAMPAGNE, EDITH BOTEK, and KIZASHI YAMAGUCHI
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p. 37-40
A Novel Control Scheme of Second Hyperpolarizabilities for Azulene Derivatives
NOZOMI NAKAGAWA, RYOHEI KISHI, MASAYOSHI NAKANO, TOMOSHIGE NITTA, TAKASHI KUBO, KAZUHIRO NAKASUJI, KENJI KAMADA, KOJI OHTA, and KIZASHI YAMAGUCHI
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p. 41-44
Synthesis and HRS NLO Characterization of New Triarylmethyl Cations
LIONEL SANGUINET, JARROD C. WILLIAMS, ROBERT J. TWIEG, GUILINMAO, GREGWIGGERS, ROLFE G. PETSCHEK, and KENNETH D. SINGER
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p. 45-48
Synthesis and Characterization of NLO Chromophores Containing a 4-cyano-5-dicyanomethylene-2-oxo-3-pyrroline (CDCOP) Acceptor Group
AKIHIRO KANEKO, ZHIKUAN LU, HUI WANG, ROBERT J. TWIEG, GUILIN MAO, KENNETH D. SINGER, and TOSHIKUNI KAINO
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p. 49-52
Theoretical Analysis of Z-scan Measurement in Photonic Bandgap Structure
JISOO HWANG and J. W. WU
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p. 53-56
Crystal Growth of DAST and Its Derivative for THz-Wave Generation
YOSHIHIRO MINENO, SHUJI OKADA, ZORNITZA GLAVCHEVA, HIROHITO UMEZAWA, TORU ODANI, SATOSHI IKEDA, TETSUO TANIUCHI, and HACHIRO NAKANISHI
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p. 57-60
Widely Tunable Terahertz-Wave Source using an Organic DAST Crystal
TETSUO TANIUCHI, SHUJI OKADA, and HACHIRO NAKANISHI
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p. 61-64
Wavelength Filter Fabrication of DAST Crystal
IN CAI, KYOJI KOMATSU, and TOSHIKUNI KAINO
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p. 65-68
Carbon Nanotube Saturable Absorber: Materials and Application to Femtosecond Short Pulse Laser
YOUICHI SAKAKIBARA, ALEKSEY G. ROZHIN, SHUN MATSUZAKI, MADOKA TOKUMOTO, KOHTARO ISHIDA, YOHJI ACHIBA, and HIROMICHI KATAURA
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Polymer Waveguides

p. 71-76
GI-POF Prepared by the Dopant Diffusion Co-extrusion Process
ATSUSHI KONDO, MAKOTO ASAI, RYOMA HIROSE, TAKAAKI ISHIGURE, and YASUHIRO KOIKE
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p. 77-82
Single-Mode Polymer Waveguide Materials and Technologies Developed at the University of Dortmund
ANDREAS NEYER and MATTHIAS MALUCK
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p. 83-86
A Novel Serially Grafted Polymer Optical Waveguide
TAKAYUKI MATSUI, KYOJI KOMATSU, OKIHIRO SUGIHARA, and TOSHIKUNI KAINO
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p. 87-90
A Simple Thermo-Optic Switch of a Slab Waveguide
MASAHIRO TOMIKI, NAOHIRO KURIHARA, and NAOMICHI OKAMOTO
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p. 91-94
Complexation of Lanthanide Ions with Polymerizable Macrocyclic Calixarene Derivatives for Polymer Optical Device Applications
RAHMAT HIDAYAT, OKIHIRO SUGIHARA, MASAAKI TSUCHIMORI, MANABU KAGAMI, TADATOMI NISHIKUBO, and TOSHIKUNI KAINO
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p. 95-98
Y-Branch Type Polymer Optical Waveguide Device with Large-Core Size: Fabrication and Characterization
H. MIZUNO, O. SUGIHARA, T. KAINO, N. OKAMOTO and M. OHAMA
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EO Polymers and Devices

p. 101-106
Excited-State Intramolecular Proton Transfer (ESIPT) in Fluorescent Organic Nanoparticles
JANGWON SEO and SOO YOUNG PARK
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p. 107-110
Effects of Main Chain NLO Polymers on Second-Order Nonlinear Optical Properties
SHIMON KANAI, KENRO TOTANI, YUKIE KAWAZU, TOSHIYUKI WATANABE and TAKESHI OGAWA
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p. 111-114
Alternate Langmuir-Blodgett Film Deposition with Polymer Nanosheets for Second Harmonic Generation
MIKI ISHIFUJI, MASAYA MITSUISHI and TOKUJI MIYASHITA
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p. 115-119
Theoretical Study on Nonlinear Optical (NLO) Properties of Modified DNA Bases
SATORU YAMADA, MASAYOSHI NAKANO, RYOHEI KISHI, TOMOSHIGE NITTA and KIZASHI YAMAGUCHI
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p. 123-134
Photochromic Materials and Photorefractive Materials Holographic Nanostructures in Azobenzene Polyesters
P. S. RAMANUJAM
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p. 135-140
Photochromic Amorphous Molecular Materials: Acceleration Effect of cis-trans Thermal Isomerization of 4-[Bis(9,9-dimethylfluoren-2-yl)amino]azobenzene as Amorphous Film
TAKAHIRO TANINO, TORU TAKAHASHI, HIDEYUKI NAKANO and YASUHIKO SHIROTA
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p. 141-146
Influence of Laser-Induced Heating on Grating Recording in Azo-Polymers: a Monte Carlo Approach
A.C. MITUS, G. PAWLIK, M. IWASZKO, B. SAHRAOUI, A. MINIEWICZ, and F. KAJZAR
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p. 147-150
Photorefractive Two-Beam Coupling Device Using Polymeric Materials
TAKAFUMI SASSA, TAKASHI FUJIHARA, YOSUKE TAKEDA, TSUYOSHI MUTO, SHINSUKE UMEGAKI, and TATSUO WADA
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p. 151-154
Two-Beam Coupling Gain and Trap Density in Liquid Carbazole-Based Photorefractive Polymers
TETSUYA AOYAMA, JEAN-CHARLES RIBIERRE, TAKAFUMI SASSA, TAKASHI KOBAYASHI, TSUYOSHI MUTO, and TATSUO WADA
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p. 155-158
High Performance Photorefractive Materials Based on Nematic-Like Mesophase Photoconductive Polymer
O-PIL KWON, SEONG-JI KWON, MOJCA JAZBINSEK, PETER GÜNTER, and SUCK-HYUN LEE
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Two-Photon Absorption

p. 161-166
Molecular Orientation by Two-Photon Isomerization: Towards 3 Dimentional Orientation Storage
ZOUHEIR SEKKAT, MAKOTO MAEDA, HIDEKAZU ISHITOBI, and SATOSHI KAWATA
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p. 167-170
Evaluation of Two-Photon Absorption Property by Near-IR Transient Absorption Spectroscopy
SADAYUKI WATANABE, MIKI MURAI, YOSHIAKI TAMAKI, AKIHIRO FURUBE, KENJI KAMADA, KOJI OHTA, KATSUMI TOKUMARU, and RYUZI KATOH
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p. 171-174
Two-Photon Absorption and Fluorescence Properties of Benzothiadiazole Dyes
MOTOYUKI SHIGEIWA, HIDEKI GOROHMARU, and SHUUICHI MAEDA
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p. 175-178
Highly Efficient Two-Photon Absorbing Chromophores Based on Phenyleneethynylene Moieties
JOO YEON KIM, SEUNG-WAN KANG, KWANG SUP LEE, FUYUKI HASEGAWA, and TOSHIYUKI WATANABE
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p. 179-182
A Novel Chromophore with a Large Two-Photon Absorption Cross-Section: 2,7-Bis[3-(4-N,N-dimethylaminophenyl)propenylidene]cyclohepta-3,5-dien-1-one
MASAHARU AKIBA, NAOKI MORINAGA, HIROO TAKIZAWA, MASASHI OGIYAMA, SEIJI ICHIJIMA, TAKEHARU TANI, AKINORI HARADA, and YOSHIO INAGAKI
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p. 183-186
Tri-Branched Dithienothiophene TPA Chromophore and Nano-Fabrication by the Two-Photon Photopolymerization
RAN HEE KIM, WON JIN KIM, SHIN WOOK YI, HONG JIN KONG and KWANG-SUP LEE
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p. 187-190
Two-photon Properties of Novel Diaminomaleonitrile Derivative Having Carboxylate Ester
T. IWATA, N. KONDO, K. TOTANI, and T. WATANABE
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p. 191-194
Fabrication of Single-Mode Optical Waveguide by Two-Photon Assisted Polymerization
SHINYA SHIBATA, KYOJI KOMATSU, OKIHIRO SUGIHARA and TOSHIKUNI KAINO
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p. 195-198
Two-Photon Absorption Induced Fluorescence Property of a Film Fabricated by Langmuir-Blodgett Technique
SHOICHIRO HIRAKAWA, YOZO INADA, SEIJI TANI, YUICHIRO OGATA and JUN KAWAMATA
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p. 199-202
Two-Photon Absorption and Up-converted Emission in Blue-Emitting Stilbene Dye
GRACE JORDAN, TAKEYUKI KOBAYASHI, WERNER J BLAU, HARTWIG TILLMAN, STEFFEN PFEIFFER, HANS-HEINRICH HÖRHOLD MAREK SAMOC, and BARRY LUTHER-DAVIES
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p. 203-206
Fabrication of Elastic Substrates for Tissue Engineering by Two-Photon Initiated Polymerization
NORIKO KIMURA, TOSHIYUKI WATANABE, KENRO TOTANI, AKIKO OGUNI, IICHIRO HARADA, and TOSHIHIRO AKAIKE
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Fundamental Studies

p. 209-212
Gain Spectroscopy and Lasing in Doped Polymer Waveguides and Microstructures
TAKEYUKI KOBAYASHI, GRACE JORDAN,
AND WERNER J. BLAU YASUHIRO SUZUKI and TOSHIKUNI KAINO
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p. 213-216
Near-Field Optical Characterization of Sub-Micrometer Paricle Arrays of Organic Dye
AKIHIRO TOMIOKA, YASUYUKI IDO, YASUAKI ITAKURA and TOORU MOTOKUBOTA
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p. 217-221
Light Responsive Copper Phthalocyanine (CuPc) Thin Film Transistor
RONGBIN YE, MAMORU BABA, YOSHIYUKI OHISHI and KUNIO MORI
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p. 223-226
Novel Polarizer and Light Diffuser Film Based on Anisotropic Light Scattering
K. TOTANI, Y. KAZAMA, H. HYASHI, and T. WATANABE
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p. 227-230

Different Bandgaps of Transmission and Emission Spectra in Artificial Opal
KAI SONG, RENAUD VALLÉE, KOEN CLAYS, and ANDRÉ PERSOONS
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p. 231-234
Experimental Investigation on Interactions of Twisted Light with Chiral Molecules
FUMITO ARAOKA, THIERRY VERBIEST, KOEN CLAYS, and ANDRE PERSOONS
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Luminescent Materials and Devices

p. 237-240
Near-IR Transient Absorption Study on Light Emitting Materials
SADAYUKI WATANABE, MIKI MURAI, YOSHIAKITAMAKI, AKIHIRO FURUBE, and RYUZI KATOH
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p. 241-246
Synthesis, Properties and Applications of Dicyanomethylenedihydrofuran (DCDHF) Single Molecule Fluorophores
R. TWIEG, H. WANG, Z. LU, S. Y. KIM, S. LORD, S. NISHIMURA, P. J. SCHUCK, K. A. WILLETS, and W. E. MOERNE
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p. 247-250
Photoluminescence Properties of Excited-State Intramolecular Proton Transfer Dye-Containing Polymer and Their Control by Microcavity Structure
G. J. LEE, Y. P. LEE, S.-H. CHOI, B. Y. JUNG, C. K. HWANGBO, J. SEO, S. KIM, and S.Y. PARK
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p. 251-254
Near-Infrared Optical Gain and Lasing in Luminescent Polymeric Microrijngs
MARTIN DJIANGO, TAKEYUKI KOBAYASHI, GRACE JORDAN, and WERNER J. BLAU
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p. 255-258
Organic Electroluminescent Device on ITO Smoothed with Ar Cluster Ion Beam
CLAIRE HECK, TAKERU OOSAWA, MASAYUKI CHIKAMATSU, NOBUTAKA TANIGAKI, TOSHIO SEKI, and JIRO MATSUO
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Nanostructures

p. 261-264
Material Investigation and Nonlinear Optical Properties of Phthalocyanine Nanoparticles
CHRISTIAN NITSCHKE, SEÁN M. O’FLAHERTY, JAMES J. DOYLE, MICHAEL KROELL, and WERNER J. BLAU
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p. 265-269
Self-Organized Arrays of Sub-Micrometer Particle of Organic Dye for Near-Field Optical Study
YASUYUKI IDO, AKIHIRO TOMIOKA, YASUAKI ITAKURA and TOORU MOTOKUBOTA
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p. 271-274
Photo-thermal Ablation of Cancer by Using Photosensitive Nanoparticles
TOSHIYUKI WATANABE, MARI TSUBOUCHI, KENRO TOTANI, KENJI KAMADA, YOUICHIRO IWASE, KOUICHI KONDO, and KAZUNORI KATAOKA
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p. 275-278
Optoelectronic Interfacial Interaction in Metal-Polydiacetylene Hybridized Nanocrystals
HIDETOSHI OIKAWA, AUREL M. VLAICU, MASAHIRO KIMURA, HIDEKI YOSHIKAWA , SHIGEO TANUMA , AKITO MASUHARA, HITOSHI KASAI, and HACHIRO NAKANISHI
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Ultra-Fast Non-linear Optical Response of Metal-Nanocluster Composites Prepared by the Method of Dynamic Ion Mixing of Polymers
O. A. PLAKSIN, Y. TAKEDA, N. OKUBO, V.T. GRITSYNA, H. BOLDYRIEVA, H. BIEDERMAN, K. KONO and N. KISHIMOTO
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