Publications

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Journal Articles

2021

Highly motile nanoscale magnetic artificial cilia

T. u. Islam; Y. Bellouard; J. M. J. den Toonder 

Proceedings Of The National Academy Of Sciences Of The United States Of America. 2021-08-25. Vol. 118, num. 35, p. e2104930118. DOI : 10.1073/pnas.2104930118.

3D metal freeform micromanufacturing

L. Borasi; E. Casamenti; R. Charvet; C. Dénéréaz; S. Pollonghini et al. 

Journal of Manufacturing Processes. 2021-06-23. Vol. 68, p. 867-876. DOI : 10.1016/j.jmapro.2021.06.002.

On the use of a digital twin to enhance femtosecond laser inscription of arbitrary phase patterns

O. Bernard; Y. Bellouard 

Journal of Physics: Photonics. 2021-05-25. DOI : 10.1088/2515-7647/abf743.

Contactless Optical Packaging Concept for Laser to Fiber Coupling

S. I. Nazir; Y. Bellouard 

IEEE Transactions on Components, Packaging and Manufacturing Technology. 2021-05-18. Vol. 11, num. 6, p. 1035-1043. DOI : 10.1109/TCPMT.2021.3080513.

Direct-write laser-induced self-organization and metallization beyond the focal volume in tellurite glass

G. Torun; T. Kishi; Y. Bellouard 

Physical Review Materials. 2021-05-14. Vol. 5, num. 5, p. 1-10, 055201. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevMaterials.5.055201.

Vibration monitoring based on optical sensing of mechanical nonlinearities in glass suspended waveguides

E. Casamenti; T. Yang; P. Vlugter; Y. Bellouard 

Optics Express. 2021-03-23. Vol. 29, num. 7, p. 10853. DOI : 10.1364/OE.414191.

2020

Combined synchrotron x-ray diffraction and NV diamond magnetic microscopy measurements at high pressure

L. Toraille; A. Hilberer; T. Plisson; M. Lesik; M. Chipaux et al. 

New Journal Of Physics. 2020-10-01. Vol. 22, num. 10, p. 103063. DOI : 10.1088/1367-2630/abc28f.

ABH damping of monolithic silica glass cantilever by structural and material modification using fs laser micromachining

K. Tomita; T. Kishi; T. Yano; P. Vlugter; Y. Bellouard 

International Journal of Applied Glass Science. 2020-09-27. Vol. 12, num. 1, p. 36-45. DOI : 10.1111/ijag.15857.

Laser-induced densification of fused silica using spatially overlapping sub-30fs pulses

B. McMillen; O. Uteza; R. Clady; N. Sanner; M. Sentis et al. 

Journal Of Applied Physics. 2020-08-28. Vol. 128, num. 8, p. 083107. DOI : 10.1063/5.0011317.

Lens aberration compensation in interference microscopy

R. Su; M. Thomas; M. Liu; J. Drs; Y. Bellouard et al. 

Optics and Lasers in Engineering. 2020-05-01. Vol. 128, p. 106015. DOI : 10.1016/j.optlaseng.2020.106015.

Dynamical System Modeling of Self-Regulated Systems Undergoing Multiple Excitations: First Order Differential Equation Approach

D. Mongin; A. U. Caparros; J. Gateau; B. Gencer; J. R. Alvero-Cruz et al. 

Multivariate Behavioral Research. 2020-04-30. Vol. 56, num. 4, p. 649-668. DOI : 10.1080/00273171.2020.1754155.

Elastic properties of self-organized nanogratings produced by femtosecond laser exposure of fused silica

P. Vlugter; Y. Bellouard 

Physical Review Materials. 2020-02-27. Vol. 4, num. 2, p. 023607. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevMaterials.4.023607.

Ablation in Externally Applied Electric and Magnetic Fields

J. Maksimovic; S-H. Ng; T. Katkus; N. H. A. An Le; J. W. M. Chon et al. 

Nanomaterials. 2020-01-21. Vol. 10, num. 2, p. 182. DOI : 10.3390/nano10020182.

2019

A Monolithic Gimbal Micro-Mirror Fabricated and Remotely Tuned with a Femtosecond Laser

S. I. Nazir; Y. Bellouard 

Micromachines. 2019-09-01. Vol. 10, num. 9, p. 611. DOI : 10.3390/mi10090611.

Programmable Multistable Mechanisms for Safe Surgical Puncturing

M. Zanaty; T. Fussinger; A. Rogg; A. Lovera; D. Lambelet et al. 

Journal Of Medical Devices-Transactions Of The Asme. 2019-06-01. Vol. 13, num. 2, p. 021002. DOI : 10.1115/1.4043016.

Local tuning of fused silica thermal expansion coefficient using femtosecond laser

P. Vlugter; E. Block; Y. Bellouard 

Physical Review Materials. 2019-05-10. Vol. 3, num. 5, p. 053802. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevMaterials.3.053802.

2018

Self-organized nanostructures forming under high-repetition rate femtosecond laser bulk-heating of fused silica

E. Kissi; Y. Bellouard 

Optics Express. 2018. Vol. 26, num. 11, p. 14024-14037. DOI : 10.1364/OE.26.014024.

Effect of the Combination of Femtosecond Laser Pulses Exposure on the Etching Rate of Fused Silica in Hydrofluoric Acid

A. Mouskeftaras; Y. Bellouard 

JOURNAL OF LASER MICRO NANOENGINEERING. 2018. Vol. 13, num. 1, p. 26-30. DOI : 10.2961/jlmn.2018.01.0006.

A Monolithic Micro-Tensile Tester for Investigating Silicon Dioxide Polymorph Micromechanics, Fabricated and Operated Using a Femtosecond Laser

C. Athanasiou; Y. Bellouard 

MICROMACHINES. 2018. Vol. 9, num. 4, p. 1365-1386. DOI : 10.3390/mi9040164.

2017

Unraveling Brittle-Fracture Statistics from Intermittent Patterns Formed During Femtosecond Laser Exposure

C. E. Athanasiou; M-O. Hongler; Y. Bellouard 

Physical Review Applied. 2017. Vol. 8, num. 5, p. 054013. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevApplied.8.054013.

Combination of additive and subtractive laser 3D microprocessing in hybrid glass/polymer microsystems for chemical sensing applications

T. Tickunas; M. Perrenoud; S. Butkus; R. Gadonas; S. Rekstyte et al. 

Optics Express. 2017. Vol. 25, num. 21, p. 26280-26288. DOI : 10.1364/Oe.25.026280.

Ultrafast Laser to Tailor Material Properties: An Enabling Tool in Advanced Three-dimensional Micromanufacturing

Y. Bellouard 

Chimia. 2017. Vol. 71, num. 5, p. 295-298. DOI : 10.2533/chimia.2017.295.

Laser-Induced Transition between Nonlinear and Linear Resonant Behaviors of a Micromechanical Oscillator

T. Yang; Y. Bellouard 

Physical Review Applied. 2017. Vol. 7, num. 6, p. 064002. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevApplied.7.064002.

Plasmon-less surface enhanced Raman spectra induced by self-organized networks of silica nanoparticles produced by femtosecond lasers

Y. Bellouard; E. Block; J. Squier; J. Gobet 

Optics Express. 2017. Vol. 25, num. 9, p. 9587-9594. DOI : 10.1364/Oe.25.009587.

2016

Femtosecond laser direct-write waveplates based on stress-induced birefringence

B. Mcmillen; C. Athanasiou; Y. Bellouard 

Optics Express. 2016. Vol. 24, num. 24, p. 27239-27252. DOI : 10.1364/Oe.24.027239.

Stress-state manipulation in fused silica via femtosecond laser irradiation

Y. Bellouard; A. Champion; B. Mcmillen; S. Mukherjee; R. R. Thomson et al. 

Optica. 2016. Vol. 3, num. 12, p. 1285-1293. DOI : 10.1364/Optica.3.001285.

2015

Deep-UV fluorescence lifetime imaging microscopy

C. J. De Jong; A. Lajevardipour; M. Gecevicius; M. Beresna; G. Gervinskas et al. 

Photonics Research. 2015. Vol. 3, num. 5, p. 283-288. DOI : 10.1364/Prj.3.000283.

Monolithic transparent 3D dielectrophoretic micro-actuator fabricated by femtosecond laser

T. Yang; Y. Bellouard 

Journal Of Micromechanics And Microengineering. 2015. Vol. 25, num. 10, p. 105009. DOI : 10.1088/0960-1317/25/10/105009.

Non-contact sub-nanometer optical repositioning using femtosecond lasers

Y. Bellouard 

Optics Express. 2015. Vol. 23, num. 22, p. 247669. DOI : 10.1364/Oe.23.029258.

Formation of in-volume nanogratings with sub-100-nm periods in glass by femtosecond laser irradiation

Y. Liao; W. Pan; Y. Cui; L. Qiao; Y. Bellouard et al. 

Optics Letters. 2015. Vol. 40, num. 15, p. 3623-3626. DOI : 10.1364/Ol.40.003623.

A Monolithic Micro-Tensile Tester for Investigating Silicon Dioxide Polymorph Micromechanics, Fabricated and Operated Using a Femtosecond Laser

C. E. Athanasiou; Y. Bellouard 

Micromachines. 2015. Vol. 6, num. 9, p. 1365-1386. DOI : 10.3390/mi6091365.

On the anisotropy of stress-distribution induced in glasses and crystals by non-ablative femtosecond laser exposure

B. Mcmillen; Y. Bellouard 

Optics Express. 2015. Vol. 23, num. 1, p. 86-100. DOI : 10.1364/OE.23.000086.

Tailored surface birefringence by femtosecond laser assisted wet etching

R. Drevinskas; M. Gecevičius; M. Beresna; Y. Bellouard; P. G. Kazansky 

Optics Express. 2015. Vol. 23, num. 2, p. 1428-1437. DOI : 10.1364/OE.23.001428.

High-fidelity visualization of formation of volume nanogratings in porous glass by femtosecond laser irradiation

Y. Liao; J. Ni; L. Qiao; M. Huang; Y. Bellouard et al. 

Optica. 2015. Vol. 2, num. 4, p. 329-334. DOI : 10.1364/OPTICA.2.000329.

Laser-assisted morphing of complex three dimensional objects

J. Drs; T. Kishi; Y. Bellouard 

Optics Express. 2015. Vol. 23, num. 13, p. 17355-17366. DOI : 10.1364/OE.23.017355.

Transition and self-healing process between chaotic and self-organized patterns observed during femtosecond laser writing

N. Groothoff; M-O. Hongler; P. Kazansky; Y. Bellouard 

Optics Express. 2015. Vol. 23, num. 13, p. 16993-17007. DOI : 10.1364/OE.23.016993.

Conference Papers

2020

Wavelength-Multiplexed Single-Shot Ptychography

J. Barolak; D. Goldberger; Y. Bellouard; J. Squier; C. Durfee et al. 

2020-01-01. Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), San Jose, CA, May 10-15, 2020.

2018

Hybrid laser 3D microprocessing in glass/polymer micromechanical sensor: towards chemical sensing applications

T. Tickunas; M. Malinauskas; R. Gadonas; Y. Bellouard; D. Paipulas 

2018-01-01. Conference on 3D Printed Optics and Additive Photonic Manufacturing, Strasbourg, FRANCE, Apr 23-24, 2018. p. 106750C. DOI : 10.1117/12.2307533.

2017

Femtosecond laser assisted 3-dimensional freeform fabrication of metal microstructures in fused silica

F. Ebrahim; R. Charvet; C. Denereaz; A. Mortensen; Y. Bellouard 

2017. Conference on Frontiers in Ultrafast Optics – Biomedical, Scientific, and Industrial Applications XVII, San Francisco, CA, JAN 29-FEB 02, 2017. p. 100940U. DOI : 10.1117/12.2256550.

Non-ablative femtosecond laser exposure of fused silica in the sub-50 fs regime (Conference Presentation)

E. K. Block; B. W. Mcmillen; J. Nillon; C. Honninger; Y. Bellouard 

2017. Conference on Frontiers in Ultrafast Optics – Biomedical, Scientific, and Industrial Applications XVII, San Francisco, CA, JAN 29-FEB 02, 2017. p. 1009410. DOI : 10.1117/12.2256551.

2016

Quantification of Bulk Densification in Fused Silica Induced by Femtosecond Laser Exposure in the Sub-50 fs Regime

B. Mcmillen; Y. Bellouard; O. Uteza; R. Clady; M. Sentis 

2016. Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), San Jose, CA, JUN 05-10, 2016.

Progress on femtosecond laser-based system-materials: three-dimensional monolithic electrostatic micro-actuator for optomechanics

T. Yang; Y. Bellouard 

2016. Conference on Frontiers in Ultrafast Optics – Biomedical, Scientific, and Industrial Applications XVI, San Francisco, CA, FEB 14-16, 2016. p. 97400P. DOI : 10.1117/12.2214535.

Investigation of the micro-mechanical properties of femtosecond laser-induced phases in amorphous silica

C-E. Athanasiou; Y. Bellouard 

2016. Conference on Frontiers in Ultrafast Optics – Biomedical, Scientific, and Industrial Applications XVI, San Francisco, CA, FEB 14-16, 2016. p. 97401E. DOI : 10.1117/12.2214537.

Laser-assisted morphing of complex three dimensional objects

J. Drs; T. Kishi; Y. Bellouard 

2016. Conference on Laser Applications in Microelectronic and Optoelectronic Manufacturing XXI (LAMOM), San Francisco, CA, FEB 15-18, 2016. p. 97350D. DOI : 10.1117/12.2214295.

2015

Formation of nanogratings in a porous glass immersed in water by femtosecond laser irradiation

Y. Liao; J. Ni; L. Qiao; M. Huang; Y. Bellouard et al. 

2015. Conference on Laser Applications in Microelectronic and Optoelectronic Manufacturing (LAMOM) XX, San Francisco, CA, USA, February 09-12, 2015. DOI : 10.1117/12.2076905.

Theses

2020

Investigation of femtosecond laser-tuned thermomechanical properties of fused silica

P. Vlugter / Y. Bellouard (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 2020. 

2018

Non-contact femtosecond laser-based methods for investigating glass mechanics at small scales

C. E. Athanasiou / Y. Bellouard (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 2018. 

2017

3D monolithic dielectrophoretic actuators and resonators written by femtosecond laser

T. Yang / Y. Bellouard (Dir.)  

Lausanne, EPFL, 2017. 

Patents

2019

Multi-spectral image priniting method

A. Scholefield; M. Vetterli; Y. Bellouard; M. Pacholska; G. Baechler et al. 

US2020278251; EP3697740; WO2019077589.

2019.

2017

Small-scale metal castings, small-scale metal/transparent composite structures and process to produce same

A. Mortensen; Y. Bellouard; R. Charvet; C. Dénéréaz 

US10821505; EP3374106; US2018304352; EP3374106; WO2017081635.

2017.