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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.

Research/Scholarly/Creative Works

  • 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 : 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.
  • Horvath SP., Reid MF., Wells JPR. and Yamaga M. (2016) High precision wavefunctions for hyperfine states of low symmetry materials suitable for quantum information processing. Journal of Luminescence 169: 773-776.
  • Hughes-Currie RB., Ivanovskikh KV., Reid MF., Wells JPR., Reeves RJ. and Meijerink A. (2016) Vacuum ultraviolet synchrotron measurements of excitons in NaMgF3:Yb2+. Journal of Luminescence 169(B): 419-421.