The Proceedings of First International Conference on Opto-Electronics and Applied Optics 2014, IEM OPTRONIX 2014 presents the research contributions presented in the conference by researchers from both India and abroad. Contributions from established scientists as well as students are included. The book is organized to enable easy access to various topics of interest.
The first part includes the Keynote addresses by Phillip Russell, Max Planck Institute of the Light Sciences, Erlangen, Germany and Lorenzo Pavesi, University of Trento, Italy.
The second part focuses on the Plenary Talks given by eminent scientists, namely, Azizur Rahman, City University London, London; Bishnu Pal, President, The Optical Society of India; Kamakhya Ghatak, National Institute of Technology, Agartala; Kehar Singh, Former Professor, India Institute of Technology Delhi; Mourad Zghal, SUPCOM, University of Carthage, Tunisia; Partha Roy Chaudhuri, IIT Kharagpur; S K. Bhadra, CSIR-Central Glass and Ceramic Research Institute, Kolkata; Sanjib Chatterjee, Raja Ramanna Centre for Advanced Technology, Indore; Takeo Sasaki, Tokyo University, Japan; Lakshminarayan Hazra, Emeritus Professor, University of Calcutta, Kolkata; Shyam Akashe, ITM University, Gwalior and Vasudevan Lakshminarayanan, University of Waterloo, Canada.
The subsequent parts focus on topic-wise contributory papers in Application of Solar Energy; Diffraction Tomography; E.M. Radiation Theory and Antenna; Fibre Optics and Devices; Photonics for Space Applications; Micro-Electronics and VLSI; Nano-Photonics, Bio-Photonics and Bio-Medical Optics; Non-linear Phenomena and Chaos; Optical and Digital Data and Image Processing; Optical Communications and Networks; Optical Design; Opto-Electronic Devices; Opto-Electronic Materials and Quantum Optics and Information Processing.
About the Author
V. Lakshminarayanan (Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley) is currently a professor of vision science, physics and electrical and computer engineering at the University of Waterloo. He has held visiting and faculty appointments at the Universities of California at Berkeley, at Irvine, University of Missouri and the University of Michigan. He has had numerous honors, including Fellow of OSA, SPIE, AAAS, APS, IoP, etc. and the recipient of many awards including most recently the Esther Hoffman Beller medal of OSA, and the Optics Educator award of SPIE. He has been a KITP Scholar at the Kavli Institute of Theoretical Physics at the University of California at Santa Barbara. He was a AAAS science and technology policy fellow finalist and serves on the optics advisory board of the Abdus Salam International Center for Theoretical Physics in Trieste, Italy. Research interests range from optics to neuroscience, bioengineering, applied math and ophthalmology/optometry.
Ms. Indrani Bhattacharya obtained her B.Sc (Honours) in Physics and M.Sc (Tech) in Applied Physics (with Specialization in Optics and Opto-Eletronics) degrees in 1984 and 1988, respectively, from Serampore College and the Department of Applied Physics, University of Calcutta. After obtaining her Maters degree, she joined in M/s. Hindustan Cables Limited, HCL, A Govt. of India Undertaking as Fibre Optic System Development Engineer in Company’s Fibre Optics Project, Naini, Allahabad and worked there for two years. During those days, she was actively involved in the development of Fused Fibre Optics Taper Biconical Couplers, Optical Fibre Joint Boxes including manufacturing and testing of slotted core, loose tube fibre optics cables supplied to Department of Telecommunications, DOT, Govt. of India. In the year 1992, she joined HCL, Corporate Office at Kolkata and actively involved as the Core Group Member for the Computerization of the Company. Ms. Bhattacharya was trained in UNIX, SYBASE, ORACLE with Developer 2000 required in the computerization process.
After serving 19 years 6 months in HCL, she planned to join academics and accordingly, she left HCL on 31st March 2010 and enrolled in Ph.D (Tech) program as a part-time research scholar in the Department of Applied Optics and Photonics, Calcutta University, under the guidance of Emeritus Professor Lakshminarayan Hazra. She had joined as Head of the Department, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Camellia College of Engineering and Technology, Burdwan and taught there for two years.
On 16th July, 2012, she joined Institute of Engineering and Management, IEM, Salt Lake, Kolkata as Assistant Professor (Sr. Grade) where she is working till date. In IEM, she has motivated students to be involved in research and development activities and opened SPIE and OSA approved IEM Student Chapters, Brahmatejas and Alokadhyaya. Prof. Bhattacharya is the core group member of the Research Council of IEM for promoting research and development activities among the faculty members and students of the Institute.
Prof. Bhattacharya is also the Co-coordinator of the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Govt. of India, sponsored INSPIRE (INnovation in Science Pursuit for Inspired Research) Science Camp organized in IEM, “The Enchanting World of Science”,to motivate the top 1% board students to be involved in research and development activities in Science.Prof. Bhattacharya has published seven research works in scientific journals including Conference publications starting from 2011. Her research areas include Optical Image Processing, Optical Design, Diffractive Optics, Super Resolution, Solar Concentrator Optics, Bio-Photonics and Silicon Photonics.
Table of Contents
Keynote Addresses: Enhancing Light-matter Interactions using Micro-structured Glass Fibres.- Silicon Photonics.- Plenary Talks: Specialty Optical Fibers for Mid-IR Photonics.- Einstein’s Photoemission, Magnetic Quantization and Heavily Doped III-V Quantum Well Superlattices with Graded Interfaces.- Optical Cryptography and Watermarking using some Fractional Canonical Transforms, and Structured Masks.- Nonlinear Fibre Optics: Application to Supercontinuum Generation.- Light Propagation in micro-structured Optical Fibers and Designing High Gain Fiber Amplifier.- Design and Development of Plasmonic Hollow Core Photonic Crystal Fiber for Sensing Applications.- Determination of Refractive Index in-homogeneity of Transparent, Isotropic Optical Materials.- Real Time Amplification of Moving Light Signals by Photorefractive Ferroelectric Liquid Crystal Mixtures.- Is Higher Order Aberration Associated with reduced Visual Acuity in Children?.- Design and Optimization of Silicon Photonic Devices.- Global Synthesis of Optical Lens Systems.- Design and Analysis of Memristor based Non-volatile Memories.- Application of Solar Energy: Recording and Optimization of Holographic Solar Concentrator in Ultra-Fine Grain Visible Wavelength Sensitive Silver Halide Emulsion.- Solar Energy Potential of Silchar, Assam India - A Resource Assessment.- Design and Analysis of Thin Film based Silicon Solar Cells for Efficient Light Trapping.- A Review Report on Solar Cell: Past Scenario, Recent Quantum Dot Solar Cell and Future Trends.- Development of a Window Holographic Lens to Utilize Solar Energy.- Diffraction Tomography: A New Approach to Diffraction Tomography using Born Approximation.- E.M. Radiation Theory and Antenna: Design and Analysis of Dual Band, DGS Integrated Compact Microstrip Antenna.- Fibre optics and Devices: Design and Analysis of Chemically Etched and Biconically Tapered Fiber for Chemical Sensing Application.- Fluid Evaporation Monitoring of Volatile Organic Compound using D-shaped Fiber.- Tellurite Glass Microstructured Optical Fibers: An Analytical Approach.- Design and Simulation of Octagonal Photonic Crystal Fiber for Super-continuum Generation.- Highly Birefringent Fluoride Photonic Crystal Fiber with Low Confinement Loss.- Splicing Hetero-core Fibers in Perspective of Different Material Compositions.- Photonics for Space Applications: Design and Concept Validation of Next Generation 3D Range Gated CMOS Image Sensor.- Demonstration of Active Laser Beam Stabilization in Closed Loop for Free Space Optical Receiver.- Micro-electronics and VLSI: Power Effective Design of 10T D-FF using MTCMOS Technique.- High Performance FinFET based D Flip Flop including Parameter Variation.- Memristive Power Optimization of Non-Volatile Seven Transistors Static Random Access Memory Cell.- Modeling and Analysis of FinFET based Schmitt Trigger with Stability Response and Gain-bandwidth Product.- Comparison of 6T and 8T SRAM Cell with Parameters at 45nm Technology.- Calculation of Power Delay Product and Energy Delay Product in 4-bit FinFET based Priority Encoder.- A Relative Investigation of TIQ Comparator and Dynamic Latched Comparator.- Design of Low Power Shift Register in Nano Scale Domain using FinFET.- Optimized Area and Low Power Consumption Braun Multiplier based on GDI Technique at 45nm Technology.- Nano-Photonics, Bio-Photonics and Bio-Medical Optics: A Method for Estimating the Wave Front Aberrations with Missing Spot Data in a Hartmann-Shack Aberrometer.- Automated Detection of Optic Disc in Fundus images.- Diagnosing Heterogeneous Dynamics for CT Scan Images of Human Brain in Wavelet and MFDFA domain.- Growth of Blue Luminescent Cu Doped ZnO Nanowires by Modified Sol-gel.- Growth of Green and Blue Luminescent Cu Doped CdS Nanorods and their Optical Structural Characterization.- Light Absorption in Nano-film of Wide Band Gap Semiconductor.- SEM Imaging for Observation of Morphological Changes in Anaemic Human Blood Cell.- Mueller Matrix Polarimeter with Diattenuation Error David Ignacio Serrano-García Calibration Approach.- A simple configuration for Quantitative Phase Contrast Microscopy of Transmissible Samples.- Non-linear Phenomena and Chaos: Onset of Chaos for Different Non Linear Systems by varying System Parameters.- Optical and Digital Data & Image Processing: Line Segmentation in Handwritten Assamese and Meetei Mayek Script using Seam Carving Based Algorithm.- Information Retrieval using Hadoop Big Data Analysis.- FANET based Flights Monitoring Simulation System Over Cloud.- Development of the Slanted Edge based MTF Measurement setup for FPA Characterization.- Trust based Scheme for Location finding in VANETs.- Point Spread Function of Apertures Masked by Two-dimensional Polar Walsh Filters.- Pan-Sharpened Image Optical Encryption. Optical Communications and Networks: Average Capacity of FSO Links over K-Turbulence Fading Channels with Pointing Errors.- Comparison Between Three Different Types of Routing Algorithms of Network On Chip.- Effect of Phase-Shifter Domains in Quasi-Phase Matching Devices.- Hybrid Radio Frequency/free-space Optics (RF/FSO) Wireless Sensor Network: Security Concerns and Protective Measures.- Review on Li-Fi Technology.- Optical Design: Sub Aperture Polishing of Fused Silica Aspheric Surface using Dwell Time Approach.- Opto-Electronic Devices: Implementation of Reed Muller Expansion Technique using Mach-Zehnder Interferometer based All Optical Reversible Gates.- Design and Simulation of 1×4 De-Multiplexer by using 2D-Photonic Crystal Ring Resonator for ITU-T G.692.2 S+C Band CWDM System.- Design of Tunable Wavelength Demultiplexer for DWDM Application based on 1-D Photonic Crystal with KTP Defect.- Study & Implementation of White Power-LED based Indoor Lighting Application for the H Healthcare Sector.- Characteristics of II-VI Quantum Dot Infrared and Photo-detectors.- Smartphone based Platform for Colorimetric Sensing of Dyes.- Opto-Electronic Materials: Intrinsic Localized Modes in Metamaterials.- Optically Enhanced SnO2/CdS Nano-composites by Chemical Method and their Characterization.- Emperature Effect on Optical Gain of CdSe/ZnSeQuantum Dots.- Nonlinear Optical Characterization of Boro Tellurite Glass of Composition 0.1BaO-0.4TeO2-0.5B2O3 by Z-Scan Method.- Microwave Assisted Synthesis of Highly Luminescent ZnS Nano-structures using Zinc Dithiocarbazic Complex Chemical Route.- Optoelectronics of Cu2+-doped TiO2 Films Prepared by Sol-Gel Method.- Growth and Characterization of Nanocrystalline CuInSSe Thin Films by Spray Pyrolysis.- Performance Enhancement of Joint Fractional Correlator for Digital Holography based three-dimensional Object Recognition using Wavelet Filter.- Quantum Optics and Information Processing: Efficient, High Power, Low Spectral Distortion and ASE Free Amplification of Mode Locked Yb-doped Fiber Laser.- Theoretical Analysis of Direct Transition in SiGe/GeSn Strained Quantum Well Structure by Finite Difference Method.- Can Photons Influence Effective Mass?.- Oscillator Strength and Absorption Cross-section of Core-shell Triangular Quantum Wire for Intersubband transition.