Publications

This page contains a complete list of my academic publications, which can be directly downloaded using the PDF links. For citations etc., please visit my Google Scholar page.

Pre-Prints

Journal Articles

2017

Generation of 70-fs pulses at 2.86 μm from a mid-infrared fiber laser

R. I. Woodward, D. D. Hudson, A. Fuerbach, S. D. Jackson

Generation of 70-fs pulses at 2.86 μm from a mid-infrared fiber laser (Journal Article)

Optics Letters, 42 , pp. 4893, 2017.

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Direct inscription of Bragg gratings into coated fluoride fibers for widely tunable and robust mid-infrared lasers

G. Bharathan, R. I. Woodward, M. Ams, D. D. Hudson, S. D. Jackson A. Fuerbach

Direct inscription of Bragg gratings into coated fluoride fibers for widely tunable and robust mid-infrared lasers (Journal Article)

Optics Express, 25 , pp. 30013, 2017.

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Black phosphorus ink formulation for inkjet printing of optoelectronics and photonics

G. Hu, T. Albrow-Owen, X. Jin, A. Ali, Y. Hu, R. C. T. Howe, K. Shehzad, Z. Yang, X. Zhu, R. I. Woodward, T. Wu, H. Jussila, J. Wu, P. Peng, P. Tan, Z. Sun, E. J. R. Kelleher, M. Zhang, Y. Xu, T. Hasan

Black phosphorus ink formulation for inkjet printing of optoelectronics and photonics (Journal Article)

Nature Communications, 8 , pp. 278, 2017.

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Genetic algorithm-based control of birefringent filtering for self-tuning, self-pulsing fiber lasers

R. I. Woodward, E. J. R. Kelleher

Genetic algorithm-based control of birefringent filtering for self-tuning, self-pulsing fiber lasers (Journal Article)

Optics Letters, 42 (15), pp. 2952, 2017.

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Characterization of the second- and third-order nonlinear optical susceptibilities of monolayer MoS2 using multiphoton microscopy

R. I. Woodward, R. T. Murray, C. F. Phelan, R. E. P. de Oliveira, T. H. Runcorn, E. J. R. Kelleher, S. Li, E. C. de Oliveira, G. J. M. Fechine, G. Eda, C. J. S. de Matos

Characterization of the second- and third-order nonlinear optical susceptibilities of monolayer MoS2 using multiphoton microscopy (Journal Article)

2D Materials, 4 (1), pp. 011006, 2017.

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2016

Towards 'smart lasers': self-optimisation of an ultrafast pulse source using a genetic algorithm

R. I. Woodward, E. J. R. Kelleher

Towards 'smart lasers': self-optimisation of an ultrafast pulse source using a genetic algorithm (Journal Article)

Scientific Reports, 6 , pp. 37616, 2016.

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Dark solitons in laser radiation build-up dynamics

R. I. Woodward, E. J. R. Kelleher

Dark solitons in laser radiation build-up dynamics (Journal Article)

Physical Review E, 93 (3), pp. 032221, 2016.

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Surfactant-aided exfoliation of molybdenum disulfide for ultrafast pulse generation through edge-state saturable absorption

R. C. T. Howe, R. I. Woodward, G. Hu, Z. Yang, E. J. R. Kelleher, T. Hasan

Surfactant-aided exfoliation of molybdenum disulfide for ultrafast pulse generation through edge-state saturable absorption (Journal Article)

Physica Status Solidi (B) , 253 (5), pp. 911, 2016.

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2015

2D Saturable Absorbers for Fibre Lasers [Invited]

R. I. Woodward, E. J. R. Kelleher

2D Saturable Absorbers for Fibre Lasers [Invited] (Journal Article)

Applied Sciences, 5 (4), pp. 1440-1456, 2015.

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Wideband saturable absorption in few-layer molybdenum diselenide (MoSe2) for Q-switching Yb-, Er- and Tm-doped fiber lasers

R. I. Woodward, R. C. T. Howe, T. H. Runcorn, G. Hu, F. Torrisi, E. J. R. Kelleher, T. Hasan

Wideband saturable absorption in few-layer molybdenum diselenide (MoSe2) for Q-switching Yb-, Er- and Tm-doped fiber lasers (Journal Article)

Optics Express, 23 (15), pp. 20051, 2015.

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Few-layer MoS2 saturable absorbers for short-pulse laser technology: current status and future perspectives [Invited]

R. I. Woodward, R. C. T. Howe, G. Hu, F. Torrisi, M. Zhang, T. Hasan, E. J. R. Kelleher

Few-layer MoS2 saturable absorbers for short-pulse laser technology: current status and future perspectives [Invited] (Journal Article)

Photonics Research, 3 (2), pp. A30–A42, 2015.

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Fiber grating compression of giant-chirped nanosecond pulses from an ultra-long nanotube mode-locked fiber laser

R. I. Woodward, E. J. R. Kelleher, T. H. Runcorn, S. Loranger, D. Popa, V. J. Wittwer, A. C. Ferrari, S. V. Popov, R. Kashyap, J. R. Taylor

Fiber grating compression of giant-chirped nanosecond pulses from an ultra-long nanotube mode-locked fiber laser (Journal Article)

Optics Letters, 40 (3), pp. 387–390, 2015.

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Solution processed MoS2-PVA composite for sub-bandgap mode-locking of a wideband tunable ultrafast Er:fiber laser

M. Zhang, R. C. T. Howe, R. I. Woodward, E. J. R. Kelleher, F. Torrisi, G. Hu, S. V. Popov, J. R. Taylor, T. Hasan

Solution processed MoS2-PVA composite for sub-bandgap mode-locking of a wideband tunable ultrafast Er:fiber laser (Journal Article)

Nano Research, 8 (5), pp. 1522–1534, 2015.

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2014

Fiber-integrated 780 nm source for visible parametric generation

D. J. J. Hu, R. T. Murray, T. Legg, T. H. Runcorn, M. Zhang, R. I. Woodward, J. L. Lim, Y. Wang, F. Luan, B. Gu, P. P. Shum, E. J. R. Kelleher, S. V. Popov, J. R. Taylor

Fiber-integrated 780 nm source for visible parametric generation (Journal Article)

Optics Express, 22 (24), pp. 29726, 2014.

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Graphene-based passively mode-locked bidirectional fiber ring laser

V. Mamidala, R. I. Woodward, Y. Yang, H. H. Liu, K. K. Chow

Graphene-based passively mode-locked bidirectional fiber ring laser (Journal Article)

Optics Express, 22 (4), pp. 4539, 2014.

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Tunable Q-switched fiber laser based on saturable edge-state absorption in few-layer molybdenum disulfide (MoS2)

R. I. Woodward, E. J. R. Kelleher, R. C. T. Howe, G. Hu, F. Torrisi, T. Hasan, S. V. Popov, J. R. Taylor

Tunable Q-switched fiber laser based on saturable edge-state absorption in few-layer molybdenum disulfide (MoS2) (Journal Article)

Optics Express, 22 (25), pp. 31113, 2014.

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Stimulated Brillouin scattering of visible light in small-core photonic crystal fibers

R. I. Woodward, E. J. R. Kelleher, S. V. Popov, J. R. Taylor

Stimulated Brillouin scattering of visible light in small-core photonic crystal fibers (Journal Article)

Optics Letters, 39 (8), pp. 2330–2333, 2014.

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Scalar nanosecond pulse generation in a nanotube mode-locked environmentally stable fiber laser

R. I. Woodward, E. J. R. Kelleher, D. Popa, T. Hasan, F. Bonaccorso, A. C. Ferrari, S. V. Popov, J. R. Taylor

Scalar nanosecond pulse generation in a nanotube mode-locked environmentally stable fiber laser (Journal Article)

IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, 26 (16), pp. 1672–1675, 2014.

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Conferences

2017

Widely tunable mid-infrared all-fibre lasers based on mechanically robust fibre Bragg gratings

G. Bharathan, R. I. Woodward, M. Ams, D. D. Hudson, S. D. Jackson, A. Fuerbach

Widely tunable mid-infrared all-fibre lasers based on mechanically robust fibre Bragg gratings (Conference)

Australian and New Zealand Conference on Optics and Photonics (ANZCOP 2017), 2017, (Paper 8).

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Self-tuning short-pulse fibre lasers with automated algorithmic optimisation

R. I. Woodward, E. J. R, Kelleher

Self-tuning short-pulse fibre lasers with automated algorithmic optimisation (Conference)

Australian and New Zealand Conference on Optics and Photonics (ANZCOP 2017), 2017, (Paper 15).

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Mid-infrared few-cycle pulse generation with a Ho:ZBLAN fibre laser

R. I. Woodward, D. D. Hudson, A. Fuerbach, S. D. Jackson

Mid-infrared few-cycle pulse generation with a Ho:ZBLAN fibre laser (Conference)

Australian and New Zealand Conference on Optics and Photonics (ANZCOP 2017), 2017, (Paper 115).

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Fibre lasers beyond 3 µm using PrYb:ZBLAN

R. I. Woodward, D. D. Hudson, S. D. Jackson

Fibre lasers beyond 3 µm using PrYb:ZBLAN (Conference)

Australian and New Zealand Conference on Optics and Photonics (ANZCOP 2017), 2017, (Paper 16).

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Characterization of the nonlinear optical susceptibilities of monolayer MoS2 and comparison with graphene

C. F. Phelan, R. I. Woodward, R. T. Murray, R. E. P. de Oliveira, T. H. Runcorn, E. J. R. Kelleher, S. Li, E. C. de Oliveira, G. J. M. Fechine, G. Eda, C. J. S. de Matos

Characterization of the nonlinear optical susceptibilities of monolayer MoS2 and comparison with graphene (Conference)

Graphene2017, 2017.

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2016

Dispersion engineering of mode-locked fibre lasers [Invited]

R. I. Woodward

Dispersion engineering of mode-locked fibre lasers [Invited] (Conference)

Photon16, Institute of Physics, 2016.

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Self-optimizing mode-locked laser using a genetic algorithm

R. I. Woodward, E. J. R. Kelleher

Self-optimizing mode-locked laser using a genetic algorithm (Conference)

CLEO:2016, OSA Technical Digest, Optical Society of America, 2016, (Paper STu3P.6).

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Pulse bunching in the soliton rain regime of an ultralong fiber laser mediated by forward Brillouin scattering

S. Sugavanam, A. El-Taher, R. I. Woodward, E. J. R. Kelleher, D. V. Churkin

Pulse bunching in the soliton rain regime of an ultralong fiber laser mediated by forward Brillouin scattering (Conference)

CLEO:2016, OSA Technical Digest, Optical Society of America, 2016, (Paper FTu4A.4).

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Characterization of the nonlinear susceptibility of monolayer MoS2 using second- and third-harmonic generation microscopy

R. I. Woodward, R. T. Murray, C. F. Phelan, R. E. P. de Oliveira, S. Li, G. Eda, C. J. S. de Matos

Characterization of the nonlinear susceptibility of monolayer MoS2 using second- and third-harmonic generation microscopy (Conference)

CLEO:2016, OSA Technical Digest, Optical Society of America, 2016, (Paper STu1R.3).

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2015

Optical nonlinearity of few-layer MoS2 devices and applications in short-pulse laser technology [Invited]

R. I. Woodward, T. Hasan, E. J. R. Kelleher

Optical nonlinearity of few-layer MoS2 devices and applications in short-pulse laser technology [Invited] (Conference)

Optoelectronics and Communications Conference (OECC 2015), IEEE, 2015, (Paper JSuB.08).

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Nanosecond to picosecond fiber Bragg grating compression of giant-chirped pulses from an ultra-long mode-locked fiber laser

R. I. Woodward, E. J. R. Kelleher, T. H. Runcorn, S. Loranger, D. Popa, V. J. Wittwer, A. C. Ferrari, S. V. Popov, R. Kashyap, J. R. Taylor

Nanosecond to picosecond fiber Bragg grating compression of giant-chirped pulses from an ultra-long mode-locked fiber laser (Conference)

The European Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics 2015, Optical Society of America, 2015, (Paper CJ-9.6).

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Dark soliton statistics during radiation build-up of bright dissipative solitons in long-cavity mode-locked fiber lasers

R. I. Woodward, E. J. R. Kelleher

Dark soliton statistics during radiation build-up of bright dissipative solitons in long-cavity mode-locked fiber lasers (Conference)

European Quantum Electronics Conference 2015, Optical Society of America, 2015, (Paper EF-5.4).

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Exploiting nanomaterials for ultrafast photonics

R. I. Woodward, E. J. R. Kelleher, S. V. Popov, J. R. Taylor

Exploiting nanomaterials for ultrafast photonics (Conference)

SET for Britain 2015, UK Parliamentary and Scientific Committee, 2015.

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2014

Visible light stimulated Brillouin scattering in small-core photonic crystal fibers

R. I. Woodward, E. J. R. Kelleher, S. V. Popov, J. R. Taylor

Visible light stimulated Brillouin scattering in small-core photonic crystal fibers (Conference)

CLEO:2014, OSA Technical Digest, Optical Society of America, 2014, (Paper SM4N.1).

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Nanotube mode-locked, low repetition rate pulse source for fiber-based supercontinuum generation at low average pump power

R. I. Woodward, E. J. R. Kelleher, T. H. Runcorn, D. Popa, T. Hasan, A. C. Ferrari, S. V. Popov, J. R. Taylor

Nanotube mode-locked, low repetition rate pulse source for fiber-based supercontinuum generation at low average pump power (Conference)

CLEO:2014, OSA Technical Digest, Optical Society of America, 2014, (Paper STh3N.8).

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Q-switched fiber laser with MoS2 saturable absorber

R. I. Woodward, E. J. R. Kelleher, T. H. Runcorn, S. V. Popov, F. Torrisi, R. C. T. Howe, T. Hasan

Q-switched fiber laser with MoS2 saturable absorber (Conference)

CLEO:2014, OSA Technical Digest, Optical Society of America, 2014, (Paper SM3H.6).

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PhD Thesis

2016

Exploiting nonlinearity in optical fibres and nanomaterials for short-pulse laser technology

R. I. Woodward

Exploiting nonlinearity in optical fibres and nanomaterials for short-pulse laser technology (PhD Thesis)

Imperial College London, 2016.

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