March 2017: The call for the 2017 Marie Sklodowska Curie Individual Fellowship programme has deadline September, please contact us ASAP if you are interested in applying to work in our group.
February 2017: Shreesha Rao started his PhD position
December 2016: New paper - M. Klimczak, B. Siwicki, B. Zhou, M. Bache, D. Pysz, O. Bang, and R. Buczyński, Coherent supercontinuum bandwidth limitations under femtosecond pumping at 2 µm in all-solid soft glass photonic crystal fibers, Opt. Express 24, 29406-29416 (2016), online
November 2016: New paper: O. Lysenko, M. Bache, N. Olivier, A.V. Zayats, and A. Lavrinenko, Nonlinear Dynamics of Ultrashort Long-Range Surface Plasmon Polariton Pulses in Gold Strip Waveguides
ACS Photonics, posted online
August 2016: 15 Phd positions announced across Europe for the SUPUVIR project, read more here.
July 2016: X. Liu et al. Octave-spanning supercontinuum generation in a silicon-rich nitride waveguide, Optics Letters 41, 2719-2722 (2016) among July 2016 top downloads of Optics Letters.
June 2016: New paper - B. Zhou and M. Bache, Multiple-octave spanning high-energy mid-IR supercontinuum generation in bulk quadratic nonlinear crystals, (invited), APL Photonics 1, 050802 (2016), [pdf]
June 2016: New paper - X. Liu, M. Pu, B. Zhou, C. J. Krückel, A. Fülöp, V. Torres-Company and M. Bache, Octave-spanning supercontinuum generation in a silicon-rich nitride waveguide, Optics Letters 41, 2719-2722 (2016), [pdf]
June 2016: New paper - O. Lysenko, M. Bache and A. Lavrinenko, Nonlinear optical model for strip plasmonic waveguides, Journal of the Optical Society of America B 33, 1341-1348 (2016), [pdf]
May 2016: New grant - SUPUVIR - a Marie Curie training network on supercontinuum generation, coordinated by the Ultrafast Nonlinear Optics team
April 2016: Xing Liu defended his PhD thesis
April 2016: New paper - Md. S. Habib, O. Bang, and M. Bache, Low-loss single-mode hollow-core fiber with anisotropic anti-resonant elements, Optics Express 24, 8429-8436 (2016)[pdf]
January 2016: New paper - Md. S. Habib, O. Bang, and M. Bache, Low-loss hollow-core anti-resonant fibers with semi-circular nested tubes, IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics 22, 4402106 (2016), [pdf]
January 2016: New paper - O. Lysenko, M. Bache and A. Lavrinenko,Third-order susceptibility of gold for ultrathin layers, Optics Letters 41, 317-320 (2016), [pdf]
November 2015: New femtosecond OPO, regenerative amplifier and hollow-fiber compressor installed