Reply to Comment on ‘Evidence of slow-light effects from rotary drag of structured beams’

Wisniewski-Barker, E., Gibson, G., Franke-Arnold, S. , Shi, Z., Boyd, R. W. and Padgett, M. J. (2014) Reply to Comment on ‘Evidence of slow-light effects from rotary drag of structured beams’. New Journal of Physics, 16(3), 038002. (doi:10.1088/1367-2630/16/3/038002)

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The phenomenon of self-pumped slow light, where a single beam appears to be slowed by a solid-state media, is both subtle and controversial. Here, we reply to a comment on our recent work, which uses an observation of enhanced photon drag to distinguish between group delay and pulse reshaping.

Item Type:Articles
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Gibson, Dr Graham and Padgett, Professor Miles and Boyd, Professor Robert and Franke-Arnold, Professor Sonja
Authors: Wisniewski-Barker, E., Gibson, G., Franke-Arnold, S., Shi, Z., Boyd, R. W., and Padgett, M. J.
College/School:College of Science and Engineering > School of Physics and Astronomy
Journal Name:New Journal of Physics
Publisher:Institute of Physics Publishing Ltd.
ISSN (Online):1367-2630
Copyright Holders:Copyright © 2014 The Authors
First Published:First published in New Journal of Physics 16(3):038002
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Project CodeAward NoProject NamePrincipal InvestigatorFunder's NameFunder RefLead Dept
549871Challenges in Orbital Angular MomentumMiles PadgettEngineering & Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC)EP/I012451/1P&A - PHYSICS & ASTRONOMY