Publications

Publications by year (click title for PDF or link)


2010-Present

J. P. Leidner and J. R. Marciante, "Spectral narrowing and stabilization for broad area lasers via modified delivery fiber," IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett., vol. 27, 1927-1930 (2015).

H. Yao, M. W. Wright, and J. R. Marciante, "Analysis of nonlinear optical and dynamic gain effects of moderate-power, pulse-position-modulated, erbium-doped fiber amplifiers for deep-space applications," Appl. Opt., vol. 53, 6155-6161 (2014).

J. P. Leidner and J. R. Marciante, "Filamentation-free broad-area laser design for efficient coupling to single-mode fiber," IEEE J. Quantum Electron., vol. 50, 267-274 (2014).

H. Yao, M. W. Wright, and J. R. Marciante, "Optimization of resonantly cladding-pumped erbium-doped fiber amplifiers for space-borne applications," Appl. Opt., vol. 52, 3923-3930 (2013).

J. P. Leidner and J. R. Marciante, "Beam quality improvement in broad-area semiconductor lasers via evanescent spatial filtering," IEEE J. Quantum Electron., vol. 48, 1269-1274 (2012).

J. R. Marciante, V. V. Shkunov, and D. A. Rockwell, "Semi-guiding high-aspect-ratio core (SHARC) fiber amplifiers with ultra-large core area for single-mode kW operation in a compact coilable package," Opt. Express, vol. 20, 20238-20254 (2012).

M. W. Wright, H. Yao, and J. R. Marciante, "Resonant pumping of Er-doped fiber amplifiers for improved laser efficiency in free-space optical communications," NASA/JPL Interplanetary Network (IPN) Progress Report 42-189, 1-20 (2012).

R. C. G. Smith, A. M. Sarangan, Z. Jiang, and J. R. Marciante, "Direct measurement of bend-induced mode deformation in large-mode-area fibers," Opt. Express, vol. 20, 4436-4443 (2012).

J. P. Leidner and J. R. Marciante, "Tapered multi-mode interference waveguide for high-power self-organizing single-mode semiconductor laser arrays," IEEE J. Quantum Electron., vol. 47, 965-971 (2011).

D. A Rockwell, V. V. Shkunov, and J. R. Marciante, "Semi-guiding high-aspect-ratio core (SHARC) fiber providing single-mode operation and an ultra-large core area in a compact coilable package," Opt. Express, vol. 19, 14746-14762 (2011).

J. R. Marciante, R. G. Roides, V. V. Shkunov, and D. A. Rockwell, "Near-diffraction-limited operation of step-index large-mode-area fiber lasers via gain filtering," Opt. Lett., vol. 35, 1828-1830 (2010).

L. Sun, S. Jiang, and J. R. Marciante, "Compact all-fiber optical Faraday components using 65-wt%-terbium–doped fiber with a record Verdet constant of −32 rad/(Tm)," Opt. Express, vol. 18, 12191-12196 (2010).

L. Sun, S. Jiang, and J. R. Marciante, "All-fiber optical Faraday mirror using 56-wt%-doped-terbium-doped fiber," Photon. Technol. Lett., vol. 22, 999-1001 (2010).

W. Guan and J. R. Marciante, “Power scaling of single-frequency hybrid Brillouin/ytterbium fiber lasers,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron., vol. 46, 674-682 (2010).

L. Sun, S. Jiang, and J. R. Marciante, "All-fiber optical magnetic-field sensor based on Faraday rotation in highly terbium-doped fiber," Opt. Express, vol. 18, 5407-5412 (2010).

L. Sun, S. Jiang, J. D. Zuegel, and J. R. Marciante, "All-fiber optical isolator based on Faraday rotation in highly terbium-doped fiber," Opt. Lett., vol. 35, 706-708 (2010).

W. R. Donaldson, J. R. Marciante, and R. G. Roides, “An optical replicator for single-shot measurements at 10 GHz with a dynamic range of 1800:1,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron., vol. 46, 191-196 (2010).


2000-2009

W. Guan and J. R. Marciante, “Single-frequency 1 W hybrid Brillouin/ytterbium fiber laser,” Opt. Lett., vol. 34, 3131-3132 (2009).

B. Ciftcioglu, L. Zhang, J. Zhang, J. Marciante, J. Zuegel, R. Sobolewski, and H. Wu, “Integrated silicon PIN photodiodes using deep Nwell in a standard 0.18um CMOS technology,” J. Lightwave Technol., vol. 27, 3303-3313 (2009).

L. Sun, S. Jiang. J. D. Zuegel, and J. R. Marciante, “Effective Verdet constant in a terbium-doped-core phosphate fiber,” Opt. Lett., vol. 34, 1699-1701 (2009).

Z. Jiang and J. R. Marciante, “Comment on ‘Beam quality factor of higher order modes in a setp-index fiber,’” J. Lightwave Technol., vol. 27, 1236 (2009).

Y. Zhu, J. D. Zuegel, J. R. Marciante, and H. Wu, “Distributed waveform generator: a new circuit technique for ultra-wideband pulse generation, shaping, and modulation,” IEEE J. Solid-State Circuits., vol. 44, 808-823 (2009).

W. Guan and J. R. Marciante, “Complete elimination of self-pulsations in dual-clad, ytterbium-doped fiber lasers at all pump levels,” Opt. Lett., vol. 34, 815-817 (2009).

J. R. Marciante, “Gain filtering for single-spatial-mode operation of large-mode-area fiber amplifiers,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron., vol. 15, 30-36 (2009).

B. Ciftcioglu, J. Zhang, L. Zhang, J.R. Marciante, J.D. Zuegel, R. Sobolewski, and H. Wu, 3-GHz silicon photodiodes integrated in a standard 0.18um CMOS technology,” IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett., vol. 20, 2069-2071 (2008).

Z. Jiang and J. R. Marciante, "Impact of transverse spatial-hole burning on beam quality in large-mode-area Yb-doped fibers,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B., vol. 24, 247-254 (2008).

W. Guan, Z. Jiang, and J. R. Marciante, “Fibers for high powers: specialty fibers shine as high-power, high-beam-quality fiber sources,” Laser Focus World 43, 105-107 (2007).

W. Guan and J. R. Marciante, “Pump-induced, dual-frequency switching in a short-cavity, ytterbium-doped fiber laser,” Opt. Express, vol. 15, 14979-14992 (2007).

R. L. McCrory, D. D. Meyerhofer, S. J. Loucks, S. Skupsky, R. Betti, T. R. Boehly, T. J. B. Collins, R. S. Craxton, J. A. Delettrez, D. H. Edgell, R. Epstein, K. A. Fletcher, C. Freeman, J. A. Frenje, V. Yu. Glebov, V. N. Goncharov, D. R. Harding, I. V. Igumenshchev, R. L. Keck, J. D. Kilkenny, J. P. Knauer, C. K. Li, J. Marciante, J. A. Marozas, F. J. Marshall, A. V. Maximov, P. W. McKenty, S. F. B. Morse, J. Myatt, S. Padalino, R. D. Petrasso, P. B. Radha, S. P. Regan, T. C. Sangster, F. H. Séguin, W. Seka, V. A. Smalyuk, J. M. Soures, C. Stoeckl, B. Yaakobi, and J. D. Zuegel, “Progress in direct-drive inertial confinement fusion research at the Laboratory for Laser Energetics,” Eur. Phys. J. D, vol. 44, 233 (2007).

L. Sun and J. R. Marciante, “Filamentation analysis in large-mode-area fiber lasers,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B., vol. 24, 2321-2326 (2007).

J. R. Marciante, W. R. Donaldson, and R. G. Roides, “Averaging of replicated pulses for enhanced-dynamic-range single-shot measurement of nanosecond optical pulses,” IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett., vol. 19, 1344-1346 (2007).

J. Honig, J. Halpin, D. Browning, J. Crane, R. Hackel, M. Henesian, J. Peterson, D. Ravizza, T. Wennberg, H. Rieger, and J. Marciante, “Diode-pumped Nd:YAG laser with 38 W average power and user-selectable, flat-in-time subnanosecond pulses,” Appl. Opt., vol. 46, 3269–3275 (2007).

W. Guan and J. R. Marciante, “Single-polarisation, single-frequency, 2 cm ytterbium-doped fibre laser,” Electron. Lett., vol. 43, 558–559 (2007).

W. Guan and J. R. Marciante, “Dual-frequency operation in a short-cavity ytterbium-doped fiber laser,” IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett., vol. 19, 261–263 (2007).

Z. Jiang and J. R. Marciante, “Mode-area scaling of helical-core, dual-clad fiber lasers and amplifiers using an improved bend-loss model,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B, vol. 23, 2051–2058 (2006).

J. R. Marciante, and J. D. Zuegel, “High-gain, polarization-preserving, Yb-doped fiber amplifier for low-duty-cycle pulse amplification,” Appl. Opt., vol. 45, 6798–6804 (2006).

R. L. McCrory, D. D. Meyerhofer, S. J. Loucks, S. Skupsky, R. Betti, T. R. Boehly, T. J. B. Collins, R. S. Craxton, J. A. Delettrez, D. H. Edgell, R. Epstein, K. A. Fletcher, C. Freeman, J. A. Frenje, V. Yu. Glebov, V. N. Goncharov, D. R. Harding, I. V. Igumenshchev, R. L. Keck, J. D. Kilkenny, J. P. Knauer, C. K. Li, J. Marciante, J. A. Marozas, F. J. Marshall, A. V. Maximov, P. W. McKenty, S. F. B. Morse, J. Myatt, S. Padalino, R. D. Petrasso, P. B. Radha, S. P. Regan, T. C. Sangster, F. H. Séguin, W. Seka, V. A. Smalyuk, J. M. Soures, C. Stoeckl, B. Yaakobi, and J. D. Zuegel,, “Progress in direct-drive inertial confinement fusion research at the Laboratory for Laser Energetics,” Phys. IV France, vol. 133, 59–65 (2006).

J. R. Marciante, J. I. Hirsh, D. H. Raguin, and E. T. Prince, “Polarization-insensitive high-dispersion total internal reflection diffraction gratings,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A, vol. 22, 299305 (2005).

R. L. McCrory, S. P. Regan, S. J. Loucks, D. D. Meyerhofer, S. Skupsky, R. Betti, T. R. Boehly, R. S. Craxton, T. J. B. Collins, J. A. Delettrez, D. Edgell, R. Epstein, K. A. Fletcher, C. Freeman, J. A. Frenje, V. Yu. Glebov, V. N. Goncharov, D. R. Harding, I. V. Igumenshchev, R. L. Keck, J. D. Kilkenny, J. P. Knauer, C. K. Li, J. Marciante, J. A. Marozas, F. J. Marshall, A. V. Maximov, P. W. McKenty, J. Myatt, S. Padalino, R. D. Petrasso, P. B. Radha, T. C. Sangster, F. H. Séguin, W. Seka, V. A. Smalyuk, J. M. Soures, C. Stoeckl, B. Yaakobi, and J. D. Zuegel, “Direct-drive inertial confinement fusion research at the Laboratory for Laser Energetics: charting the path to thermonuclear ignition,” Nucl. Fusion, vol. 45, S283–S290 (2005).

J. R. Marciante and D. H. Raguin, “High-efficiency, high-dispersion diffraction gratings based on total internal reflection,” Opt. Lett., vol. 29, 542–544 (2004).

J. R. Marciante, N. O. Farmiga, J. I. Hirsh, M. S. Evans, and H. T. Ta, “Optical measurement of depth and duty cycle for binary diffraction gratings with sub-wavelength features,” Appl. Opt., vol. 16, 3234–3240 (2003).

J. R. Marciante, N. O. Farmiga, J. P. Kondis, and J. R. Frederick, "Phase effects of secondary reflections on the performance of reflective liquid-crystal cells," Opt. Express, vol. 11, 1096–1105 (2003).

J. R. Marciante and W. B. Roh, "Spatio-temporal nature of the optical return field generated by four-wave mixing in photorefractive and Kerr materials," J. Opt. Soc. Am.  B., vol. 19, 254-260 (2002).

T. Russel, W. B. Roh, and J. R. Marciante, "Incoherent beam combining using stimulated Brillouin scattering in multimode fibers," Opt. Express, vol. 8, 246-254 (2001).


1990's

A. M. Sarangan, M. W. Wright, J. R. Marciante, and D. J. Bossert, "Spectral properties of angled-grating high-power semiconductor lasers," IEEE J. Quantum Electron., vol. 35, 1220-1230 (1999).

J. R. Marciante and G. P. Agrawal, "Spatio-temporal characteristics of filamentation in broad-area semiconductor lasers: experimental results," IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett., vol. 10, 54-56 (1998).

J. R. Marciante and G. P. Agrawal, "Spatio-temporal characteristics of filamentation in broad-area semiconductor lasers," IEEE J. Quantum Electron., vol. 33, 1174-1179 (1997). 

J. R. Marciante, G. H. M. van Tartwijk, and G. P. Agrawal, "Spatial feedback effects in narrow-stripe index-guided semiconductor lasers," IEEE J. Quantum Electron., vol. 33, 469-473 (1997).

J. R. Marciante and G. P. Agrawal, "Lateral spatial effects of feedback in gain-guided and broad-area semiconductor lasers,"  IEEE J. Quantum Electron., vol. 32, 1630-1635 (1996).

J. R. Marciante and G. P. Agrawal, "Controlling filamentation in broad-area semiconductor lasers and amplifiers,"  Appl. Phys. Lett., vol. 69, 593-595 (1996).

J. R. Marciante and G. P. Agrawal, "Nonlinear mechanisms of filamentation in broad-area semiconductor lasers," IEEE J. Quantum Electron., vol. 32, 590-596 (1996).

D. J. Bossert, J. R. Marciante, and M. W. Wright, "Feedback effects in tapered broad area semiconductor lasers and amplifiers," IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett., vol. 7, 470-472 (1995). 


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