Project

Supercontinuum generation in silicon nanowaveguides for biophotonic

Duration
01 October 2009 → 30 September 2013
Funding
Regional and community funding: Special Research Fund, Research Foundation - Flanders (FWO)
Promotor
Research disciplines
  • Natural sciences
    • Applied mathematics in specific fields
    • Astronomy and space sciences
  • Engineering and technology
    • Aerospace engineering
Keywords
silicon nano technology supercontinuum
 
Project description

The purpose of this project is to make a supercontinuüm light source. This light source has to be as white as possible in one spatial mode. This kind of light source can be used in medical imaging techniques such as Optical Coherence Tomography.