Publications

Book (edited)

  1. Unlocking Dynamical Diversity: Optical Feedback Effects on Semiconductor Lasers, Eds. D M Kane and K A Shore, Wiley and Sons (Chichester, 2005), pp i-xv, 1-339

 

Book Chapters

  1. Dynamics and Interaction of Laser Cavity Solitons in Broad-Area Semiconductor Lasers”, T. Ackemann, J. Jimenez, Y. Noblet, N. Radwell, G. Ren, P. V. Paulau, C. McIntyre, G.-L. Oppo, J. P. Toomey, and D. M. Kane, Ch. 3, Nonlinear Optical Cavity Dynamics, P Grelu (Ed.), ISBN: 978-3-527-41332-4, Wiley-VCH, February 2016.
  1. “Introduction”, D M Kane and K A Shore, ch. 1, Unlocking Dynamical Diversity: optical Feedback Effects on Semiconductor Lasers, Eds. D M Kane and K A Shore, Wiley and Sons, (Chichester, 2005), pp 1-22.

 

Refereed Journal Articles

  1. Integrated semiconductor laser with optical feedback: transition from short to long cavity regime, J. P. Toomey, D. M. Kane, C. J. McMahon, A. Argyris and D. Syvridis, Optics Express 23 (14), 18754-18762 (July 2015). doi: 10.1364/OE.23.018754
  1. Complexity in pulsed nonlinear laser systems interrogated by permutation entropy, J. P. Toomey D. M. Kane and T. Ackemann, Optics Express 22 (15), 17840-17853 (July 2014). doi:10.1364/OE.22.017840
  1. Mapping the dynamic complexity of a semiconductor laser with optical feedback using permutation entropy, J. P. Toomey and D. M. Kane, Optics Express 22 (2), 1713-1725 (January 2014). doi: 10.1364/OE.22.001713
  1. Stability of the nonlinear dynamics of an optically injected VCSEL, J. P. Toomey, C. Nichkawde, D. M. Kane, K. Schires, I.D. Henning, A. Hurtado, and M. J. Adams, Optics Express 20 (9), 10256-10270 (April 2012). doi: 10.1364/OE.20.010256
  1. Variable pulse repetition frequency output from an optically injected solid state laser, D. M. Kane and J. P. Toomey, Optics Express 19 (5), 4692-4702 (Feb 2011). doi: 10.1364/OE.19.004692
  1. Nonlinear dynamics of semiconductor lasers with feedback and modulation, J. P. Toomey, D. M. Kane, M. W. Lee and K. A. Shore, Optics Express 18 (16), 16955–16972 (Aug 2010). doi: 10.1364/OE.18.016955
  1. Precision threshold current measurement for semiconductor lasers based on relaxation oscillation frequency, D. M. Kane and J. P. Toomey, Journal of Lightwave Technology 27 (15), 2949-2952 (Aug 2009). doi: 10.1109/jlt.2009.2019112
  1. Automated correlation dimension analysis of optically injected solid state lasers, J. P. Toomey, D. M. Kane, S. Valling and A. M. Lindberg, Optics Express 17 (9), 7592–7608 (April 2009). doi: 10.1364/OE.17.007592
  1. Hybrid electronic/optical synchronized chaos communication system, J. P. Toomey, D. M. Kane, A. Davidovic and E. H. Huntington, Optics Express 17 (9), 7556–7561 (April 2009). doi: 10.1364/OE.17.007556
  1. Correlation dimension signature of wideband chaos synchronization of semiconductor lasers, D. M. Kane, J. P. Toomey, M. W. Lee, and K. A. Shore, Optics Letters 31 (1), 20-22 (Jan 2006). doi: 10.1364/OL.31.000020
  1. Quantum noise management in multi-element diode arrays, K A Shore and D M Kane, J. Opt. B: Quantum Semiclass. Opt. 6, S757-S761, 2004.
  1. Quantum Noise Penalty in Laser Diode Arrays, K. A. Shore and D. M. Kane, IEE Proc. Optoelectronics, 150, 163-166, 2003.
  1. Nonlinear dynamics of laser diode with optical feedback systems subject to modulation, J S Lawrence and D M Kane, IEEE J Quant. Electron., 38, 185-192, (2002).
  1. Broad area diode lasers with plane-mirror and phase-conjugate feedback, J S Lawrence and D M Kane, J Lightwave Technology 20, 100-104, (2002).
  1. Contrasting conventional optical and phase-conjugate feedback in laser diodes, J S Lawrence and D M Kane, Phys Rev A6303, pp 3805-3814, (2001).
  1. Spatial Beam Profiles from a System of Laser Diode with Optical Feedback – the Importance of Interference, D M Kane and V G Ta’eed, Appl. Opt., 24, 4316-4321, (2001).
  1. Influence of external cavity length on the coherence collapse regime in laser diodes subject to optical feedback, R J Jones, P S Spencer, J S Lawrence and D M Kane., IEE Proc. –Optoelectronics, 148, 7-12, (2001).
  1. Low quantum noise laser diodes, K. A. Shore and D M Kane, IEE Proc.-Optoelectron. 148, 247 – 250, (2001).
  1. FM Lasing phenomena in external cavity lasers, P S Spencer and D M Kane, J Mod Optics 47, 1803-1817, (2000).
  1. Determination of the external cavity coupling-coefficient for a diode laser with phase-conjugate feedback, J S Lawrence and D M Kane, Electronics Letters, 36, 535-7, (2000).
  1. Wavelength switching by positively detuned side-mode injection in semiconductor lasers, Y Hong, K A Shore, J S Lawrence and D M Kane, Appl. Phys. Lett., 76, 3170-2, (2000).
  1. Influence of the angular alignment of the optical feedback field on the output power and dynamic properties of an external cavity diode laser, J S Lawrence and D M Kane, Opt. Commun. 159, 316-321, (1999).
  1. Transition to pulsed operation in short external cavity FM semiconductor lasers, P S Spencer, D M Kane and K A Shore, IEEE J. Quant. Electron. 35, 788-793, (1999)
  1. Coupled-cavity effects in FM semiconductor lasers, P S Spencer, D M Kane and K A Shore, J. Lightwave Technology 17, 1072-1078, (1999).
  1. Comb generation bandwidth for frequency-shifted feedback semiconductor lasers, K A Shore and D M Kane, IEEE J Quant. Electron., 35, 1053-1056, (1999).
  1. Frequency noise spectroscopy lineshape measurements and simulations for a semiconductor laser with strong optical feedback, D M Kane and A P Willis, Opt. Commun. 166, 219-228, (1999).
  1. Injection locking suppression of coherence collapse in a diode laser with optical feedback, J S Lawrence and D M Kane, Opt. Commun. 167, 273-282, (1999).
  1. FM noise as a probe of optical feedback in semiconductor lasers, D M Kane, Int. J. Optoelectronics 12, 31-36, (1998).
  1. Cavity decoupling in external cavity FM diode lasers, K A Shore and D M Kane, Electron. Lett. 33, 50-51, (1997).
  1. External cavity diode lasers using different devices and collimating optics, D M Kane and A P Willis, Appl. Opt. 34, 4316-4325, (1995).
  1. External cavity laser diodes with frequency shifted feedback, A P Willis, A I Ferguson and D M Kane, Opt. Commun. 116, 87-93, (1995).
  1. Longitudinal mode noise conversion by atomic vapour, A P Willis, A I Ferguson and D M Kane, Opt. Commun. 122, 31-34, (1995).
  1. Frequency modulation: a probe of mode suppression in external cavity diode lasers, A P Willis and D M Kane, Opt. Commun. 111, 577-588, (1994).
  1. Modulation induced coherence collapse in FM diode lasers, A P Willis and D M Kane, Opt. Commun. 107, 65-70, (1994).

 

Refereed Conference Papers

  1. Multi-section Semiconductor Lasers: Their Design Can Serve Multiple Applications and Open Possibilities for New Applications, D. M. Kane, J. P. Toomey, C. J. McMahon, A. Argyris and D. Syvridis, Conference on Optoelectronic and Microelectronic Materials and Devices, Perth, Australia (14-17 Dec 2014). doi: 10.1109/COMMAD.2014.7038645
  1. Experimental nonlinear laser systems: Bigger data for better science?, D. M. Kane, J. P. Toomey, C. McMahon, Y. Noblet, A. Argyris and D. Syvridis, International Conference of Computational Methods in Sciences and Engineering 2014, Athens, Greece (4-7 April 2014); AIP Conference Proceedings 1618, 69-71 (2014). ISBN: 978-0-7354-1255-2, ISSN: 0094-243X, doi: 10.1063/1.4897677. Invited
  1. Dynamics of a semiconductor laser with frequency shifted feedback, Y. Noblet, J. P. Toomey, and D. M. Kane, SPIE Photonics West, San Francisco, USA (1-6 Feb 2014); Proceedings of SPIE 8980, 89800C (2014). doi: 10.1117/12.2038871
  1. Mapping transients in the nonlinear dynamics of an optically injected VCSEL, J. P. Toomey, D. M. Kane, K. Schires, C. Nichkawde, I. D. Henning, M. J. Adams, SPIE Photonics Europe, Brussels, Belgium (16 – 19 April 2012); Proc. SPIE 8432, Semiconductor Lasers and Laser Dynamics V, 843219 (June 1, 2012). doi: 10.1117/12.922168
  1. Instabilities in Semiconductor laser with Optical Feedback and Modulation, J P Toomey, D M Kane, M W Lee and K A Shore, Conference on Optoelectronic and Microelectronic Materials and Devices, Canberra, Australia (12-15 Dec 2010), pp. 9-10. doi: 10.1109/COMMAD.2010.5699796
  1. Low Level Optical Feedback in Semiconductor Lasers as a Tool to Identify Nonlinear Enhancement of Device Noise, J P Toomey and D M Kane, Conference on Optoelectronic and Microelectronic Materials and Devices, Canberra, Australia (12-15 Dec 2010), pp. 55 – 56. doi: 10.1109/COMMAD.2010.5699776
  1. Use of Instantaneous Frequency Measurement to Determine the Injection Current Range Giving Valid Relaxation Oscillation Frequency Values in Quantum Well Lasers, C J McMahon and D M Kane, Proceedings of the 2010 International Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICONN), Sydney, Australia (22-26 February 2010), pp348-350, ISBN 978-1-4244-5261-3. doi: 10.1109/ICONN.2010.6045198
  1. Optimum modulation frequency for FM seeded FSF laser ranging, K A Shore and D M Kane, IET Proc. Optoelectronics, 153, Issue 6, p. 284-286 (2006).
  1. High Accuracy Measurement of Relaxation Oscillation Frequency in Heavily Damped Quantum Well Lasers, C McMahon, D M Kane, J Toomey and J S Lawrence, Proceedings of the 2006 International Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICONN), Brisbane, Australia (3-7 July 2006), pp. 497-500, IEEE Catalog Number 06EX1411C, ISBN 1-4244-0453-3C.
  1. Analysis of chaotic semiconductor laser diodes, J P Toomey and D M Kane, Proceedings of the 2006 Conference on Optoelectronic and Microelectronic Materials and Devices (COMMAD), Perth, Australia (6-8 Dec 2006), pp. 164–167, IEEE Catalog Number 06EX1505C, ISBN 1-4244-0578-5, ISSN 1097-2137
  1. Quantum noise properties of laser diode arrays, K A Shore and D M Kane, Fluctuations and Noise in Photonics and Quantum Optics, Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 5111 (SPIE, Bellingham, WA 2003) pp. 477-486.
  1. Broadband multi-mode output from modulated two-section semiconductor lasers, R Coyle, D M Kane, P Rees, I Pierce, D Masanotti, F Causa, T Ryan, and J Sarma, Conference on Optoelectronic and Microelectronic Materials and Devices, Sydney, Australia (2002), pp. 251-254, IEEE Cat. Num. 02EX601
  1. Influence of external cavity length on the coherence collapse regime in laser diodes subject to optical feedback, R J Jones, P S Spencer, J Lawrence and D M Kane, IEE Proc.-Optoelectronics, 148, 7-12, (2001). doi: 10.1049/ip-opt:20010243
  1. Suppression of coherence collapse in semiconductor lasers with short external cavities, J S Lawrence, D M Kane and P S Spencer, OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics, Advanced Semiconductor Lasers and their Applications. Vol. 31. From the Topical Meeting. Opt. Soc. America. 2000, pp.67-9. Washington, DC., USA. Eds. L Hollberg and R J Lang.
  1. Coherence collapse in semiconductor diode lasers with phase conjugate feedback, J S Lawrence and D M Kane, OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics, Advanced Semiconductor Lasers and their Applications. Vol. 31. From the Topical Meeting. Opt. Soc. America. 2000, pp.64-6. Washington, DC., USA. Eds. L Hollberg and R J Lang.
  1. Evaluation of comb bandwidth parameters for frequency shifted feedback semiconductor lasers, K A Shore and D M Kane, OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics, Advanced Semiconductor Lasers and their Applications. Vol. 31. From the Topical Meeting. Opt. Soc. America. 2000, pp.86-8. Washington, DC., USA. Eds. L Hollberg and R J Lang.

 

Conferences – Extended Abstracts

  1. Using Machine Learning to Explore the Dynamics of Complex Laser Systems, J. P. Toomey, A. Reid, L. McCalman, T. Malica and D. M. Kane, Photonics and Fiber Technology Conference, Sydney, Australia (5-8 Sept 2016).
  2. Open Database from Experimental Laser Systems – Resource for Photonics Simulations, D. M. Kane, J. P. Toomey, C. J. McMahon and D. J. Little, International Conference on Numerical Simulation of Optoelectronic Devices, Sydney, Australia (11-15 July 2016).
  3. Permutation entropy analysis as a tool to characterize pulsed lasing regions, J. P. Toomey, D.M. Kane and T. Ackemann, IEEE International Semiconductor Laser Conference, Palma de Mallorca, Spain (7-10 Sept 2014). doi: 10.1109/ISLC.2014.197
  1. Maps of the diverse output characteristics of a 4-section photonic integrated laser, J. P. Toomey, C. J. McMahon, D.M. Kane, A. Argyris and D. Syvridis, IEEE International Semiconductor Laser Conference, Palma de Mallorca, Spain (7-10 Sept 2014). doi: 10.1109/ISLC.2014.193
  1. Complexity Analysis of a Photonic Integrated Chaotic Laser and Related Nonlinear Laser Systems, D. M. Kane, C. J. McMahon, J. P. Toomey, A. Argyris and D. Syvridis, OptoElectronics and Communications Conference and Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology, Melbourne, Australia (6-10 Jul 2014), (OECC/ACOFT 2014), pp. 560-561, ISBN: 978-1-922107-21-3.
  1. High resolution mapping of the dynamics of a nonlinear semiconductor laser system, J. P. Toomey, Y. Noblet, C. Nichkawde and D. M. Kane, 2013 Conference on Lasers & Electro-Optics. Europe & International Quantum Electronics Conference (CLEO EUROPE/IQEC) Munich, Germany, (12-16 May 2013). ISBN:978-1-4799-0594-2. doi: 10.1109/CLEOE-IQEC.2013.6800768
  1. Uncertainty in interpulse time interval evaluated as a new measure of nonlinear laser dynamics, J. P. Toomey, C. Nichkawde and D. M. Kane, IQEC/CLEO Pacific Rim Conference, Sydney, Australia (28 Aug – 1 Sept 2011); Quantum Electronics Conference & Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO/IQEC/PACIFIC RIM), pp.1108-1110. doi: 10.1109/IQEC-CLEO.2011.6193972
  1. Chaotic Semiconductor Laser (CSL) & Synchronised CSL – Chaos Analysis and Noise, D. M. Kane, J. P. Toomey, M. W. Lee, and K. A. Shore, 18th Annual Meeting of the IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society, Sydney, Australia (23-27 Oct 2005). Book Series: IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society (LEOS) Annual Meeting, pp. 939-940, ISBN: 0-7803-9217-5, ISSN: 1092-8081
  1. Output power changes in laser diodes subject to sub-wavelength variations in external cavity length: theory and experiment, R J Jones, P S Spencer, K A Shore, J Lawrence and D M Kane, 2000 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optic Europe, Cat. No. 00TH8505. doi: 10.1109/CLEOE.2000.910097

 

Conferences – Other

  1. Science database from nonlinear laser systems: A big-data open-access research resource, J. P. Toomey, C. McMahon and D. M. Kane, Australian and New Zealand Conference on Optics and Photonics (ANZCOP 2015), University of Adelaide, Australia (30 Nov – 3 Dec 2015).
  1. Open Database from Experimental Nonlinear Laser Systems – Bigger Data for Science Today and as a Research Resource for the Future, D. M. Kane, J. P. Toomey, C. J. McMahon, A. Argyris and D. Syvridis, International Symposium on Physics and Applications of Laser Dynamics (IS-PALD 2015), Centrale Supélec, Metz, France (4-6 Nov 2015).
  1. Correlation Dimension Analysis – Contrasted for three different experimental nonlinear laser systems, D. M. Kane, C. J. McMahon and J. P. Toomey, Waves, Solitons and Turbulence in Optical Systems 2015 (WASTOS 15), Berlin, Germany (12-14 Oct, 2015).
  1. High resolution mapping of a photonic integrated chaotic laser with controllable complexity, D. M. Kane, C. J. McMahon, J. P. Toomey, A. Argyris and D. Syvridis, Australian Institute of Physics Congress, Canberra, Australia (7-12 Dec 2014).
  1. Dynamics of laser solitons in external-cavity lasers, T. Ackemann, N. Radwell, C. McIntyre, W. J. Firth, G.-L. Oppo, J. Toomey and D. Kane, International Workshop on Nonlinear Dynamics in Semiconductor Lasers, WIAS Berlin, Germany (12-14 May). Invited
  1. Contrasting High Resolution Dynamical Mapping of Three Semiconductor Laser with Delayed Feedback Systems, D. M. Kane, International Workshop: Nonlinear Dynamics in Semiconductor Lasers, WIAS Berlin, Germany (12-14 May). Invited
  1. Vortex solitons and mode-locked solitons in vertical-cavity semiconductor lasers with frequency-selective feedback, T. Ackemann, J. Jimenez, C. McIntyre, N. Radwell, W. J. Firth, G.-L. Oppo, P. V. Paulau, D. Gomila, J. Toomey and D. Kane, International Workshop on Extreme Nonlinear Optics & Solitons, WIAS Berlin, Germany (28-30 Oct 2013). Invited
  1. Complexity analysis of experimental nonlinear laser systems, J. P. Toomey and D. M. Kane, European Conference on Complex Systems, Barcelona, Spain (16-20 Sept 2013).
  1. Mapping instabilities in VCSEL nonlinear dynamics, J. P. Toomey, D. M. Kane, K. Schires, C. Nichkawde, I. D. Henning, A. Hurtado and M. J. Adams, 20th AIP Congress, Sydney, Australia (9-13 Dec 2012).
  1. State of Play for Analysing the Nonlinear Dynamics of Laser Systems from Output Power Time Series, J. P. Toomey, C. Nichkawde and D. M. Kane, 12th Experimental Chaos and Complexity Conference, Ann Arbor, USA (16 – 19 May 2012).
  1. Chaos-based secure communication system, J. P. Toomey, D. M. Kane, A. Davidovic and E. H. Huntington, Australian Institute of Physics Congress, Melbourne, Australia (5 – 9 Dec, 2010).
  1. Hybrid chaos based communication system – A chaotically masked electronic message transduced to an optical carrier for transmission, J. P. Toomey, D. M. Kane, A. Davidovic and E. H. Huntington, 11th Experimental Chaos and Complexity Conference, Lille, France (1 – 4 June, 2010).
  1. Chaotic secure communication system, J. P. Toomey, D. M. Kane, A. Davidovic and E. H. Huntington, Proceedings of the 2010 International Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Sydney, Australia (22-26 Feb 2010).
  1. Correlation Dimension Analysis of Optically Injected Solid State Lasers, J. P. Toomey, D. M. Kane, S. Valling and A. M. Lindberg, International Commission for Optics Congress, Sydney, Australia (7 – 10 July 2008).
  1. Correlation Dimension Analysis of Optically Injected Solid State Lasers, J. P. Toomey, D. M. Kane, S. Valling and A. M. Lindberg, 10th Experimental Chaos Conference, Catania, Italy (3 – 6 June 2008).
  1. Experimental Chaotic Semiconductor Laser – Wide Measurement Bandwidth Chaos Analysis, J. P. Toomey, D. M. Kane, M. W. Lee and K. A. Shore, 9th Experimental Chaos Conference, Sao Paulo, Brazil (May 29 – June 1, 2006).