Jon-Paul Wells

ProfessorJon-Paul Wells

Physics 204
Internal Phone: 95369


Research Interests

Research interests include ring lasers, interferometry and applications, optoelectronic materials, and free electron laser spectroscopy.

Recent Publications

  • Horvath SP., Wells JPR., van der Meer AFG. and Reid MF. (2017) An infrared pump-probe measurement of the Sm3+ 6H7/2 lifetime in LiYF4. Optical Materials 66: 8-11.
  • Hughes-Currie RB., Ivanovskikh KV., Wells J-PR., Reid MF., Gordon RA., Seijo L. and Barandiarán Z. (2017) X-ray Excitation Triggers Ytterbium Anomalous Emission in CaF2:Yb but Not in SrF2:Yb.. Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 8(6): 1175-1178.
  • Hurst RB., Mayerbacher M., Gebauer A., Schreiber KU. and Wells JPR. (2017) High-accuracy absolute rotation rate measurements with a large ring laser gyro: Establishing the scale factor. Applied Optics 56(4): 1124-1130.
  • Mackeen C., Bridges F., Kozina M., Mehta A., Reid MF., Wells JPR. and Barandiarán Z. (2017) Evidence That the Anomalous Emission from CaF2:Yb2+ Is Not Described by the Impurity Trapped Exciton Model. Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 8(14): 3313-3316.
  • Senanayake PS., Wells JPR., Reid MF., Hughes-Currie RB., Berden G., Reeves RJ. and Meijerink A. (2017) Temporal dynamics of the frequency non-degenerate transient photoluminescence enhancement observed following excitation of inter-configurational f→d transitions in CaF2:Yb2+. Journal of Luminescence 192: 608-615.