Group Members

Prof James Wilkinson
tel: +44(0) 23 8059 2792

Dr Senthil Ganapathy
tel: +44(0) 23 8059 7811

Dr Ping Hua
tel: +44(0) 23 8059 3133

Jonathan Butement
tel: +44(0) 23 8059 2959

Dr David Rowe
tel: +44(0) 23 8059 3954

Neil Sessions
tel: +44(0) 23 8059 2960


Mohd Narizee Mohd Nasir
tel: +44(0) 23 8059 9253

Vinita Mittal
tel: +44(0) 23 8059 9253

Amy Sen Kay Tong
tel: +44(0) 23 8059 2956

Integrated Photonic Devices

Selected Recent Publications


  1. “Optofluidic integration for microanalysis”, Hamish C. Hunt & James S. Wilkinson, Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, September 2007.
  2. “Ti:sapphire waveguide lasers”, M. Pollnau, C. Grivas, L. Laversenne, J.S. Wilkinson, R.W. Eason and D.P. Shepherd, Laser Phys. Lett. 4, 560–571 (2007)
  3. “Optical waveguide manipulation of micro- and nano-spheres”, J.S.Wilkinson, O.G.Helleso, J.P.Hole, K.Grujic Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium Cambridge, Massachusetts 26-29 Mar 2006.
  4. “Optical waveguide tools for microsystems”, J.S. Wilkinson, 2006 Joint International Meeting of the US Electrochemical Society, Cancun, Mexico, 29 Oct – 3 Nov 2006.
  5. “Integrated optical chemical sensing”, J.S. Wilkinson, 12th European Conference on Integrated Optics, Grenoble, France, (2005).
  6. “Planar lightwave platforms for bio- and chemical sensing”, James S. Wilkinson, International Conference on Lasers, Applications, and Technologies, LAT 2005, St Petersburg, Russia, (2005).

Refereed Conference Papers

  1. “Optical Nonlinearities of Tellurite Glasses With Ultrawide Raman Bands”, G. Senthil Murugan and Yasutake Ohishi, XXI International Congress on Glass, Strasbourg, France.  July 1 – 6, 2007.
  2. “Micropositioning of microsphere resonators on planar optical waveguides”, G. Senthil Murugan , Y.Panitchob, E.J.Tull, P.N.Bartlett, J.S.Wilkinson, 5th International Conference on Optics-Photonics Design & Fabrication, Nara, Japan 6-8 Dec 2006 (Postdeadline).
  3. “Control of coupling between waveguides and microsphere resonators”,
    Y.Panitchob, G. Senthil Murugan, M.N.Zervas, J.S.Wilkinson, 5th International Conference on Optics-photonics Design and Fabrication, Nara, Japan 6-8 Dec 2006 7PS2-24.
  4.  Metallo-dielectric photonic crystals for reproducible surface-enhanced Raman substrates”, J.J.Baumberg, M.C.Netti, S.Mahnkopf, J.R.Lincoln, M.D.B.Charlton, S.J.Cox, P.Ayliffe, M.E.Zoorob, J.S.Wilkinson, N.M.B.Perney, S.L.Jaiswal, CLEO/QELS 2005 Baltimore 22-27 May 2005 CTuH6.

Refereed Journal Papers

  1. “Room temperature infrared laser induced upconversion in Nd3+ doped Ta2O5 waveguides”, F. Lahoz, I.R. Martin, D.P. Shepherd, J.S. Wilkinson & M.A. Hassan, Chem. Phys. Lett., 421, 198-204 (2006).
  2. “Waveguide surface plasmon resonance sensing: Electrochemical desorption of alkane thiol monolayers”, A.K. Sheridan, P. Ngamukot, P.N. Bartlett and J.S. Wilkinson, Sensors and Actuators B: 117, 253-260 2006).
  3. “Diffusion of gallium in sapphire”, V.Apostolopoulos, L.M.B. Hickey, D.A.Sager & J.S.Wilkinson, Journal of the European Ceramic Society, 26, 2695-2698, (2006).
  4. “Raman characteristics and nonlinear optical properties of Tellurite and Phosphotellurite glasses containing heavy metal oxides for ultra-broadband fiber Raman amplifiers”, G. Senthil Murugan, Takenobu Suzuki and Yasutake Ohishi, J. Appl. Phys. 100 (2) (2006).
  5. “Integrated optical fluorescence multisensor for water pollution”, P. Hua, J.P. Hole, J.S. Wilkinson, G. Proll, J. Tschmelak, G. Gauglitz, M.A. Jackson, R. Nudd, H.M.T. Griffith, R.A. Abuknesha, J. Kaiser & P. Kraemmer, Optics Express, 13, 1124-1130, (2005).
  6. “Automated Water Analyser Computer Supported System (AWACSS) Part I: Project objectives, basic technology, immunoassay development, software design and networking”,
  7. “Velocity distribution of gold nanoparticles trapped on an optical waveguide”, J.P. Hole, J.S. Wilkinson, K. Grujic & O.G. Hellesø, Optics Express, 13, 3896-3901 (2005).
  8. “Neodymium-doped tantalum pentoxide waveguide lasers”, B. Unal, M.C. Netti, M.A. Hassan, P.J. Ayliffe, M.D.B. Charlton, F. Lahoz, N.M.B. Perney, D.P. Shepherd, C.Y. Tai , J.S. Wilkinson & G.J. Parker, IEEE J. Quantum Electronics, 41, 1565-1573, (2005).
  9. “Phospho-tellurite glasses containing heavy metal oxides for ultra-broad band fiber Raman amplifiers”, G. Senthil Murugan, Takenobu Suzuki and Yasutake Ohishi, Appl. Phys. Lett. 86 (22) (2005).
  10. “Tellurite glasses for ultrabroadband fiber Raman amplifiers”, G. Senthil Murugan, Takenobu Suzuki and Yasutake Ohishi, Appl. Phys. Lett. 86 (16) (2005).
  11. “Raman spectroscopic studies of quaternary tellurite glasses containing Nb2O5 and Ta2O5”, G. Senthil Murugan, Takenobu Suzuki and Yasutake Ohishi, Phys. Chem. Glasses 46 (4) (2005).

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