Hasan, T and Torrisi, F and Sun, Z and Popa, D and Nicolosi, V and Privitera, G and Bonaccorso, F and Ferrari, AC (2010) Solution-phase exfoliation of graphite for ultrafast photonics. Physica Status Solidi B-Basic Solid State Physics, 247. pp. 2953-2957. ISSN 0370-1972Full text not available from this repository.
We exfoliate graphite in both aqueous and non-aqueous environments through mild sonication followed by centrifugation. The dispersions are enriched with monolayers. We mix them with polymers, followed by slow evaporation to produce optical quality composites. Nonlinear optical measurements show similar to 5% saturable absorption. The composites are then integrated into fiber laser cavities to generate 630 fs pulses at 1.56 mu m. This shows the viability of solution phase processing for graphene based photonic devices. (C) 2010 WILEY-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||graphene graphene polymer composite saturable absorber ultrafast laser WALL CARBON NANOTUBES SURFACE-TENSION CORRESPONDING-STATES INTERPLANAR BINDING POLYMER COMPOSITES LIQUID-MIXTURES PURE LIQUIDS GRAPHENE SOLVENTS DISPERSIONS|
|Divisions:||Div B > Solid State Electronics and Nanoscale Science|
|Depositing User:||Cron Job|
|Date Deposited:||18 May 2016 18:52|
|Last Modified:||01 Jul 2016 02:02|