Femtosecond Generation of Nano-Fibers
1 Townes Laser Institute, CREOL, University of Central Florida, 4000 Central Florida Blvd. Bl. 53, Orlando, FL, 32816, USA
2 IMS, University of Bordeaux, 351 Cours de la Libération, F – 33405, Talence, France
3 3ICMCB, University of Bordeaux, 87 Avenue du Docteur Schweitzer, F – 33608, Pessac Cedex, France
A new approach to making extremely large aspect ratio glass nano-fibers with diameters typically 20 – 40 nm is described. The fabrication process utilizes a novel phenomenon occurring with the interaction of focused high power femtosecond laser radiation with transparent media.
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