Photonics Core Facility

equipment in the photonics core facility

The Photonics Core Facility is a shared-user facility offering several lasers, light sources, measurement instruments as well as optical and mechanical hardware to support photonics research. A laboratory support room is available with mechanical tools, allowing users to rapidly create experimental setups. The facility also maintains several photonics-related software packages for computational work.

Available Instrumentation

  • Coherent Mira Hp-f V18 High Power Titanium: Sapphire Tunable Ultrafast Femtosecond Laser, powered by 18w Verdi-g Semiconductor Laser
  • Coherent Harmonic Generator for Mira Hp (Second And Third Harmonics)
  • Astrella Integrated Ti:s Amplifier
  • Horiba Scientific Ihr550 Imaging Spectrometer
  • J.a. Woollam Ir-vase Ellipsometer
  • Nkt Photonics Supercontinuum System
  • Neaspec Near-field Scanning Optical Microscope
  • Angular Resolved Transmission/Reflection System
  • Workstations and Numerical Software

For more information, please contact:

Aleksandr Krasnok
Core Facility Director
737.781.1203
akrasnok@gc.cuny.edu