Journal Publications


Over the years, our group has published many articles on specialty optical fibers. We have selected a few of the more important publications and made them available for you to download; just click on the title to access the article.


2015

  • "Silver-Coated Teflon Tubes for Waveguiding at 1–2 THz"

    M. Navarro-Cía, J. E. Melzer, J. A. Harrington & O. Mitrofanov

    Journal of Infrared Milli. Tera. Waves(2015)
  • "Erbium distribution in single crystal YAG fibers grown by laser-heated pedestal growth technique"

    C. D. Nie, S. Bera, J. E. Melzer, J. A. Harrington, E. F. C. Dryer, S. C. Rand, S. Trembath-Reichert & C. D. Hoef

    Proc. of SPIE (2015)
  • "Investigation of the Amplification Properties of Ho:YAG Single Crystal Fiber"

    Y. Li, Z. Zhang, I. Buckley, J. K. Miller, E. G. Johnson, C. D. Nie, J. A. Harrington & R. Shoric

    Proc. of SPIE (2015)
  • "Investigation of silver-only and silver / TOPAS® coated hollow glass waveguides for visible and NIR laser delivery"

    J. E. Melzer & J. A. Harrington

    Proc. of SPIE (2015)
  • "Fabrication and Characterization of Fiber Waveguides from Single-Crystal Er3+-Doped YAG"

    E. F. Dreyer, L. Stagg, S. Trembath-Reichert, C. Hoef, C. D. Nie, J. A. Harrington & S. C. Rand

    Proc. of SPIE (2015)
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  • 2014

  • "Theory and practical considerations of multilayer dielectric thin-film stacks in Ag-coated hollow waveguides"

    C. M. Bledt, J. E. Melzer & J. A. Harrington

    Applied Optics (2014)
  • "Silver-coated Teflon hollow waveguides for the delivery of terahertz radiation"

    J. E. Melzer, M. Navarro-Cía, O. Mitrofanov & J. A. Harrington

    Proc. of SPIE (2014)
  • "Ho:YAG single crystal fiber: fabrication and optical characterization"

    Y. Li, E. G. Johnson, C. D. Nie, J. A. Harrington & R. Shori

    J. Opt. Soc. Am (2014)
  • "Terahertz waveguides with low transmission losses: characterization and applications"

    O. Mitrofanov, M. Navarro-Cía, M. S. Vitiello, J. E. Melzer & J. A. Harrington

    Proc. of SPIE (2014)
  • "Single-crystal, rare-earth doped YAG fiber lasers grown by the laser- heated pedestal growth technique"

    C. D. Nie, J. A. Harrington, Y. Li, E. G. Johnson, E. G. Johnson, E. F. Cloos, S. C. Rand, P. Machado & R. K. Shorid

    Proc. of SPIE (2014)
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  • "Single-crystal fiber optics: a review"

    J. A. Harrington

    Proc. of SPIE (2014)
  • 2013

     

  • “Terahertz wave transmission in flexible polystyrene-lined hollow metallic waveguides for the 2.5-5 THz band”

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    M. Navarro-Cía, M. S. Vitiello, C. M. Bledt, J. E. Melzer, J. A. Harrington & O. Mitrofanov

      
    Optics Express (2013)
  • “Modes in silver-iodide-lined hollow metallic waveguides mapped by terahertz near-field time-domain microscopy"

    M. Navarro-Cía, C. M. Bledt, M. S. Vitiello, H. E. Beere, D. A. Ritchie, J. A. Harrington & O. Mitrofanov

    J. Opt. Soc. Am. B (2013)
  • "Theoretical and experimental investigation of infrared properties of tapered silver/silver halide-coated hollow waveguides"

    C. M. Bledt, J. E. Melzer &J. A. Harrington

    Applied Optics (2013)
  • "Fabrication and characterization of improved Ag/PS hollow-glass waveguides for THz transmission"

    C. M. Bledt, J. E. Melzer & J. A. Harrington

    Applied Optics(2013)
  • "Investigation of metal sulfide optical thin film growth in low-loss IR hollow glass waveguides"

    C. M. Bledt, J. E. Melzer & J. A. Harrington

    Optical Materials Express(2013)
  • "Design and fabrication of multilayer thin film coated hollow waveguides for enhanced infrared radiation delivery"

    C. M. Bledt, J. E. Melzer & J. A. Harrington

    Proceedings of SPIE (2013)
  • "Single-Crystal, Rare-Earth Doped-YAG Fibers Grown by the Laser Heated Pedestal Growth Technique"

    J. A. Harrington, C. D. Nie, E. F. Cloos, S. C. Rand, Y. Li & E. Johnson

    Proceedings of SPIE (2013)
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  • 2012

  • “Investigation of tapered silver / silver halide coated hollow glass waveguides for the transmission of CO2 laser radiation”

      

    C. M. Bledt, D. V. Kopp, J. A. Harrington, S. Kino, Y. Matsuura & J. M. Kriesel

      
    Proceedings of SPIE (2012)
  • “Photothermal imaging bundle system for estimating tissue oxygen saturation”

      

    Y. Milstein, D. M. Allon, J. A. Harrington, C. M. Bledt & I. Gannot

      
    Proceedings of SPIE (2012)
  • “Multilayer silver / dielectric thin-film coated hollow waveguides for sensor and laser power delivery applications”

      

    C. M. Bledt, J. A. Harrington & J. M. Kriesel

      
    Proceedings of SPIE (2012)
  • “Silver and silver / polystyrene coated hollow glass waveguides for the transmission of visible and infrared radiation”

      

    C. M. Bledt & J. A. Harrington

      
    Proceedings of SPIE (2012)
  • “Loss and modal properties of Ag/AgI hollow glass waveguides”

      

    C. M. Bledt, J. A. Harrington & J. M. Kriesel

      
    Applied Optics (2012)
  • “Fabrication and optical properties of single-crystal YAG fiber optics”

      

    B. T. Laustsen & J. A. Harrington

      
    Proceedings of SPIE (2012)
  • 2011
  • “Multilayer thin film coatings for reduced infrared loss in hollow glass waveguides”

      

    C. M. Bledt, D. V. Kopp, J. A. Harrington & J. M. Kriesel

      
    Proceedings of ICO-22 (2011)
  • “Hollow core fiber optics for mid-wave and long-wave infrared spectroscopy”

      

    J. M. Kriesel, N. Gat, B. E. Bernacki, R. L. Erikson, C.M. Bledt & J. A. Harrington

      
    Proceedings of SPIE Defense, Security, and Sensing (2011)
  • “Single-crystal YAG fiber optics for the transmission of high energy laser energy”

      

    X. S. Zhu, J. A. Harrington, B. T. Laustsen & L. G. DeShazer

      
    Proceedings of SPIE (2011)
  • “Hollow waveguides for the transmission of quantum cascade laser (QCL) energy for spectroscopic applications”

      

    J. A. Harrington, C.M. Bledt & J. M. Kriesel

      
    Proceedings of SPIE (2011)
  • 2010
  • “Coherent hollow-core waveguide bundles for thermal imaging”

      

    U. Gal, J. A. Harrington, M. Ben-David, C. Bledt, N. Syzonenko, & I. Gannot

      
    Applied Optics (2010)
  • 2007
  • "Infrared fiber optics”

      

    J. A. Harrington

      
    Specialty Fiber Optics Handbook (2007)
  • “Silver/polystyrene-coated hollow glass waveguides for the transmission of terahertz radiation”

      

    B. Bowden, J. A. Harrington, & O. Mitrofanov

      
    Optics Letters (2007)
  • 2005
  • “Infrared transmissive, hollow plastic waveguides with inner Ag-AgI coatings”

      

    R. George & J. A. Harrington

      
    Applied Optics (2005)
  • 2004
  • “Gradually tapered hollow glass waveguides for the transmission of CO2 laser radiation”

      

    D. J. Gibson & J. A. Harrington

      
    Applied Optics (2004)
  • “Coherent hollow-core waveguide bundles for infrared imaging”

      

    V. Gopal, J. A. Harrington, A. Goren & I. Ganot

      
    Optical Engineering (2004)
  • 2003
  • “Deposition and characterization of metal sulfide dielectric coatings for hollow glass waveguides”

      

    V. Gopal & J. A. Harrington

      
    Optics Express (2003)
  • 2000
  • “A review of IR transmitting, hollow waveguides”

      

    J. A. Harrington

      
    Fiber and Integrated Optics (2000)
  • 1999
  • “Transmission properties of hollow glass waveguides for the delivery of CO2 surgical laser power”

      

    J.A. Harrington, C. Rabii, & D. Gibson

      
    IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics (1999)
  • “Mechanical properties of hollow glass waveguides”

      

    C. D. Rabii & J. A. Harrington

      
    Optical Engineering (1999)
  • “Hollow waveguides for gas sensing and near-IR”

      

    D. J. Haan & J. A. Harrington

      
    Proceedings of SPIE (1999)
  • 1998
  • “Launch conditions and mode coupling in hollow glass waveguides”

      

    R. K. Nubling & J. A. Harrington

      
    Optical Engineering (1998)
  • 1997
  • “Optical properties of single-crystal sapphire fibers”

      

    R. Nubling & J.A. Harrington

      
    Applied Optics (1997)
  • “Hollow glass waveguides with three-layer dielectric coating fabricated by chemical vapor deposition”

      

    Y. Matsuura & J. A. Harrington

      
    J. Opt. Soc. Am (1997)
  • 1996
  • “Small-bore hollow waveguides for delivery of 3 micron laser radiation”

      

    R.L. Kozodoy, A.T. Pagkalinawan, & J.A. Harrington

      
    Applied Optics (1996)
  • “Hollow waveguide delivery systems for high-power, industrial CO2 lasers”

      

    R.K. Nubling & J.A. Harrington

      
    Applied Optics (1996)
  • 1995
  • “Optical properties of small-bore hollow glass waveguides”

      

    Y. Matsuura, T. Abel, & J.A. Harrington

      
    Applied Optics (1995)