Special Issue "Nonlinear Absorption Properties of Nanomaterials and Their Applications"
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 January 2021) | Viewed by 3428
Interests: fiber lasers; ultrafast lasers; nonlinear fiber optics; optical amplifiers; fiber optic sensors
Intensive investigations into nanomaterials have recently been conducted in terms of fabrication, characterization, and application, since they can provide unique electronic and optical properties which are not readily available with conventional bulk materials. The nanomaterials, which have been at the center of intensive research until now, include carbon nanotubes (CNTs), graphene, topological insulators (TIs), topological semimetal, transition metal dichalcogenides (TMDCs), transition metal monochalcogenides (TMMCs), filled skutterudites (FSs), black phosphorus (BPs), gold nano-particles, and MXenes. In particular, the nonlinear absorption properties of the aforementioned nanomaterials, such as saturable absorption and multi-photon absorption, have been of high technical interest, since they allow for the realization of absorption-related functional devices such as saturable absorbers (SAs) and multi-photon absorption devices. This Special Issue aims at highlighting the recent technical progress in investigating nonlinear absorption properties of emerging nanomaterials and development of the associated functional devices.
Prof. Dr. Ju Han Lee
Dr. Yong-Won Song
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- nonlinear optical properties
- saturable absorption
- multi-photon absorption
- 2D materials
- transition metal dichalcogenides
- topological insulators
- topological semimetals
- metal nanoparticles
- saturable absorbers for ultrafast lasers
- multi-photon absorption-based devices