Infrared fingerprint-region aerosol spectroscopy

Luke Maidment*, Rhea J. Clewes, Martin D. Bowditch, Christopher R. Howle, Derryck Telford Reid

*Corresponding author for this work

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Mie theory predicts aerosols should exhibit different mid-infrared spectral signatures to bulk materials. We verify this experimentally using broadband pulses from a 7.1-8.85-μm femtosecond optical parametric oscillator, obtaining close agreement with theoretical calculations.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCLEO: Science and Innovations 2017
PublisherOSA Publishing
ISBN (Print)9781943580279
Publication statusPublished - 14 May 2017
EventCLEO: Science and Innovations 2017 - San Jose, United States
Duration: 14 May 201719 May 2017


ConferenceCLEO: Science and Innovations 2017
Abbreviated titleCLEO: SI 2017
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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