Applied Sciences — Section Editors

Section Board for 'Optics and Lasers' (113)

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Prof. Dr. Totaro Imasaka
Section Editor-in-Chief
Division of International Strategy, Center of Future Chemistry, Kyushu University, 744 Motooka, Nishi-ku, Fukuoka 819-0395, Japan
Tel. +81-802-3294; Fax: +81-92-802-2888
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Interests: analytical chemistry; analytical instrumentation; analytical science; trace analysis; lasers; non-linear optics; spectrometry
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Multi-Color Laser Emission for the Generation of Ultrashort Optical Pulse
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Photoionization Mass Spectrometry
Prof. Dr. David L. Andrews
School of Chemistry, University of East Anglia, Norwich Research Park, Norwich NR4 7TJ, United Kingdom
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Interests: Quantum Optics, Nonlinear Optics, Photophysics, Structured Light, Optical Polarization, Chirality, Optical Forces, Resonance Energy Transfer, Quantum Electrodynamics, Multiphoton Processes Website: Quantum Optics, Nonlinear Optics, Photophysics, Structured Light, Optical Polarization, Chirality, Optical Forces, Resonance Energy Transfer, Quantum Electrodynamics, Multiphoton Processes
Prof. Dr. Gaetano Assanto
NooEL, Nonlinear Optics and Optoelectronics Lab, Department of Engineering, University of Rome "Roma Tre" Via della Vasca Navale 84 - 00146 Rome, Italy
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Interests: nonlinear guided-wave optics, spatial optical solitons, quadratic cascading, nematicons, nonlinear photonics
Prof. Dr. Renaud Bachelot
Laboratory of Nanotechnology, Instrumentation and Optics (LNIO), University of Technology of Troyes, 12 Rue Marie Curie, 10300 Troyes, France
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Interests: nanospectroscopy; molecular plasmonics and nanophotochemistry; nano-photonics; nano-biophotonics; nanomanufacturing
Prof. Dr. Costas Balas
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering, Technical University of Crete, Chania 73100, Greece
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Interests: hyper-multi-spectral imaging; chemical imaging; optical spectroscopy; mid-IR imaging spectroscopy; biophotonics; biomedical optical imaging; dynamic contrast enhanced bio-imaging; fluorescence microscopy; optical diagnosis of neoplasia; in silico modeling of bio-optical processes; biomedical device instrumentation; imaging systems and methods for nondestructive analysis
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Hyper- and Multi-Spectral Imaging
Prof. Dr. Luis Bañares
Centre for Ultrafast Lasers, Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM), 28040 Madrid, Spain
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Interests: reaction dynamics; quantum control; ultrafast lasers; ion imaging
Dr. Wilhelm Becker
Max Born Institute for Nonlinear Optics and Short-Pulse Spectroscopy, Max-Born-Straße 2a, Berlin 12489, Germany
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Interests: atoms in intense fields, multiphoton processes, quantum optics, free-electron lasers, quantum electrodynamics in intense laser fields
Prof. Dr. Miguel Beruete
1. Antennas Group—TERALAB, Department of Electric, Electronic and Communication Engineering, Universidad Pública de Navarra (UPNA), Campus Arrosadia, 31006 Pamplona, Navarra, Spain
2. Institute of Smart Cities (ISC), Universidad Pública de Navarra (UPNA), Campus Arrosadia, 31006 Pamplona, Navarra, Spain
3. Multispectral Biosensing Group, Navarrabiomed, Complejo Hospitalario de Navarra (CHN), Universidad Pública de Navarra (UPNA), IdiSNA. Irunlarrea 3, 31008 Pamplona, Navarra, Spain
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Interests: quasi-optical devices in THz and infrared frequencies, metasurfaces, nanoantennas, antennas based on extraordinary transmission, volumetric metamaterials, with special attention to volumetric devices such as lenses, prisms, beam directors,
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Terahertz Sensing
Prof. Dr. Allan D. Boardman
Material & Physics Research Group, Salford Innovation in Research Centre (SIRC), School of Computing, Science & Engineering, University of Salford, Salford M5 4WT, UK
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Interests: surface plasmons; guided wave optics, especially nonlinear waves, solitons, magneto-optics and negative refracting metamaterials
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Light Matter Interaction at Nanoscale: What Matters Most
Prof. Dr. Anthony C. Boucouvalas
Communication Networks and Applications Laboratory, University of Peloponnese, in Tripoli, Arcadia, Greece
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Interests: optical wireless communications; communication protocols; sensor networks; power efficient communications; wireless communications; optical communications; optical fibers; Web applications; human–computer interaction
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Light Communication: Latest Advances and Prospects
Prof. Dr. Robert W. Boyd
Department of Physics and School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6N5 Canada; The Institute of Optics and Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, 14627 USA
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Interests: nonlinear optics; photonics; optical physics; nanophotonics; quantum optics
Prof. Clemens Burda
Department of Chemistry, and Macromolecular Science & Engineering, College of Arts and Science, Case Western Reserve University, Millis Science Center, Office 223 10900 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
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Interests: ultrafast laser spectroscopy, photoscience, nanoscience, materials science, bio- and energy applications, photomedicine
Prof. Dr. Giovanni Carlotti
Condensed Matter Physics, Università degli Studi di Perugia, 06123 Perugia PG, Italy
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Interests: condensed matter physics; brillouin light scattering
Prof. Giulio Cerullo
Dipartimento di Fisica, Politecnico di Milano, Piazza L. da Vinci 32, 20133 Milano, Italy
Tel. +39-02-23996164
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Interests: nonlinear optics, ultrafast optics, ultrafast spectroscopy, photochemistry, photobiology
Prof. Dr. Byoung-Kwan Cho
Nondestructive Bio-Sensing Laboratory, Department of Biosystems Machinery Engineering, Chungnam National University, Daejeon, 34134, Korea
Tel. +82-42-821-6715
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Interests: hyperspectral imaging; spectral analysis; chemometrics; nondestructive sensing
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Application of Hyperspectral Imaging for Nondestructive Measurement
Prof. Dr. Minhaeng Cho
1. Center for Molecular Spectroscopy and Dynamics, Institute for Basic Science (IBS), Seoul 02841, Republic of Korea
2. Department of Chemistry, Korea University, Seoul 02841, Republic of Korea
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Interests: Ultrafast spectroscopy; Molecular imaging; Time-resolved IR spectroscopy; Coherent two-dimensional spectroscopy; Molecular dynamics simulation; Nonlinear vibrational and optical spectroscopy; Quantum spectroscopy
Prof. Giuseppe Coppola
Institute for Microelectronic and Microsystems Italian National Research Council Via P. Castellino, 111 - 80131 Napoli, Italy
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Interests: optoelectronics, holography; optical systems
Prof. John Costello
School of Physical Sciences, Dublin City University, Glasnevin, Dublin 9, Ireland
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Interests: intense laser matter interaction; photoionization processes; XUV and X-ray Free Electron Laser (FEL)
Prof. Antonello Cutolo
Optoelectronics Group, University of Sannio, Via Traiano, 3, 82100 Benevento BN, Italy
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Interests: photonics for industrial applications, photonics for safety and security, optical fibre sensors
Prof. Dr. Giuseppe Dattoli
ENEA Centro Ricerche Frascati, Frascati, Italy
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Interests: free electron lasers; optics and photonics; quantum mechanics
Prof. Dr. Costantino De Angelis
Department of Information Engineering, University of Brescia, Piazza del Mercato, 15, 25121 Brescia BS, Italy
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Interests: integrated optics; plasmonics; optical antennas; nonlinear optics; microwaves; energy harvesting; photonics; telecommunications
Prof. Dr. M. Jamal Deen
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, McMaster University, Faculty of Engineering, Hamilton, Canada
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Interests: Microelectronics, Nanoelectronics and Opto-electronics
Prof. Dr. Thomas Dekorsy
German Aerospace Center (DLR) Institut of Technical Physics Pfaffenwaldring 38-40 70569 Stuttgart, Germany
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Interests: Lasers technology, high-power lasers, lasers for aerospace applications, semiconductor lasers, ultrafast spectroscopy, Terahertz spectroscopy, nonlinear optics
Prof. Dr. Vladimir P. Drachev
(1) Department of Physics and Advanced Materials Manufacturing Processing Institute, University of North Texas, Denton, TX 76203, USA
(2) Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, Moscow, 121205, Russia
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Interests: optics; nonlinear optics; spectroscopy; plasmonics; nanophotonics; nanofabrication; plasmonic applications in biosensing and metamaterials; nanoscale and microwave photonics
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Light Matter Interaction at Nanoscale: What Matters Most
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Elsäßer
Institute of Applied Physics, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Darmstadt University of Technology, Schlossgartenstrasse 7, 64289 Darmstadt, Germany
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Interests: optical ghost metrology; generation of non-classical light; semiconductor lasers; femtosecond spectroscopy; physics and applications of quantum dot devices (laser, amplifiers and super-luminescent diodes); polarization phenomena and vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers (VCSELs); quantum cascade lasers (laser physics and applications in the mid-infrared); generation of terahertz radiation and applications; non-linear dynamics: chaos and functionalities; high resolution Fourier-Transform-Interferometer spectroscopy
Prof. Rute A.S. Ferreira
Physics Department, University of Aveiro, Campus Universitário de Santiago, 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal
Tel. +234 378 103
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Interests: luminescence; green photonics; solid state lighting; luminescent solar concentrators; integrated optics; spectroscopic ellipsometry; organic-inorganic hybrids; lanthanide ions
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Energies: Building-Integrated Photovoltaics/Luminescent Solar Concentrators
Prof. Dr. Christophe Finot
Laboratoire Interdisciplinaire CARNOT de Bourgogne, UMR 6303 CNRS, Université de Bourgogne-Franche Comté, Faculté des Sciences Mirande, 9 Av. Alain Savary, BP 47 870, 21 078 Dijon CEDEX, France
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Interests: fiber optics; nonlinear effects in fiber; optical rogue waves; parabolic pulses; pulse shaping; ultrashort pulse generation and characterization in fiber; fiber amplification
Dr. Giorgia Franzò
CNR-IMM MATIS, Via Santa Sofia 64, 95123 Catania, Italy
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Interests: silicon photonics; nanophotonics; rare-earth doped materials; solid state lighting
Prof. Dr. Laurent Gallais
Aix-Marseille Université, CNRS, Centrale Marseille, Institut Fresnel UMR 7249, 13013 Marseille, France
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Interests: Laser Material Interactions; Laser Damage of Optical Components; Optical Coatings; Laser Processing
Prof. Dr. Elsa Garmire
Thayer School of Engineering, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
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Interests: nonlinear optics, optical sensors, photonics, nanophotonics, lasers, optical device applications
Dr. Alberto Gatto
Department of Electronics, Information, and Bioengineering, Politecnico di Milano, 20133 Milano, Italy
Tel. +39 02 2399 8926
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Interests: optical communications systems, advanced modulation formats, innovative optical sources (VCSELs/RSOAs), Digital Signal Processing for optical transmitters/receivers, spatial division multiplexing systems, optical vortices
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Electronics: Optical Communications and Networks
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: VCSELs for Optical Communications and Sensing
Dr. Patrice Genevet
Centre de Recherche sur l'Hétéro-Epitaxie et ses Applications, Rue Bernard Grégory, 06560 Sophia-Antipolis, France
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Interests: nanophotonics, metamaterials, metasurfaces, flat optics, transformation optics, nonlinear optics
Dr. Marco Genovese
INRiM – Istituto Nazionale di Ricerca Metrologica, 10135 Torino TO, Italy
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Interests: in the ambit of quantum optics: metrology for quantum technologies, quantum technologies and foundations of quantum mechanics
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Quantum Optics for Fundamental Quantum Mechanics
Prof. Dr. Georgios Romanos
Stony Brook University, School of Dental Medicine Dept. of Periodontology, 106 Rockland Hall, Stony Brook, NY 11794-8700, USA
Tel. 631-632-8755; Fax: 631-632-8670
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Interests: dentistry, Periodontal therapy, implants, periimplantitis therapy, diode lasers initiators
Dr. Ruediger Grunwald
Max Born Institute for Nonlinear Optics and Short Pulse Spectroscopy, Max-Born-Straße 2A, 12489 Berlin, Germany
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Interests: nondiffracting beams, beam shaping, wavefront sensing, microoptics, nanooptics, structured light, orbital angular momentum, ultrashort pulse applications
Prof. Dr. Mircea Guina
Head of the Optoelectronics Research Centre, Tampere University of Technology, 33720 Tampere, Finland
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Interests: photonics, optoelectronics, molecular beam epitaxy, semiconductor lasers, solar cells, nanotechnology, photonics integrated circuits, biophotonics, nonlinear optics
Prof. Dr. Massimo Gurioli
Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Florence, Via Sansone 1, 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Italy
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Interests: nanophotonics, quantum photonics, nano optics, nanoscience
Prof. Dr. Vitalyi E. Gusev
Laboratoire d’Acoustique de l’Université du Maine, LAUM UMR-CNRS 6613, Le Mans Université, 72085 Le Mans, France
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Interests: laser ultrasonics; ultrafast light–matter interactions; nonlinear acoustics
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Laser Ultrasonics
Prof. Dr. Christoph Peter Hauri
Paul Scherrer Institute, 5232 Villigen-PSI, Switzerland
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Interests: high-harmonic generation; Terahertz spectroscopy; ultrafast magnetization dynamics; electron photoemission; electron fieldemission; ultrafast and nonlinear optics
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Frontiers in Terahertz Science and Technology
Prof. Dr. Joseph W. Haus
Professor of Electro-Optics, Physics and Electrical and Computer Engineering; Director Lidar and Optical Communications Institute, University of Dayton, 300 College Park, Dayton, OH 45469, USA
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Interests: fiber sensors; nanophotonics; nonlinear optics; fiber lasers and coherent lidar; Quantum and nonlinear optics phenomena in heterogeneous systems, especially propagation in photonic crystals and optical metamaterials
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Frontiers in Nanophotonics
Prof. Dr. Ralf Hellmann
Applied Laser and Photonics Group, University of Applied Science Aschaffenburg, Wuerzburger Strasse 45, D-63743 Aschaffenburg, Germany
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Interests: applied optics and lasers; Bragg Grating based sensors; laser material processing; additive manufacturing; nanotechnology; applied materials
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Fiber Bragg Gratings: Fundamentals, Materials and Applications
Dr. Heinrich Hora
Department of Theoretical Physics, University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW 2052, Australia
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Interests: theory of laser-plasma interaction; relativistic and quantum effects; optical properties of plasmas; nonlinear (ponderomotive) forces; nonlinear principles; correspondence principle of electromagnetic interaction; inertial fusion energy; laser acceleration of ions and (relativistic) of electrons; electron beam pumped lasers (GaAs, diamond); low energy nuclear reactions of protons in metals; magic numbers and nuclear shell model; quarks and nuclear binding energy; theory of photoemission and multivalley band model
Dr. Anming Hu
509 Dougherty Engineering Building, Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Biomedical, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA
Tel. +1-865-974-5993; Fax: +1-865-974-5274
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Interests: ultrafast laser materials interaction and processing; laser micro-nano manufacturing; laser 3D printing; nano-photonics; nanotechnology for electronics; sensing, energy and environmental applications
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Selected Papers from the NMJ2018
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Laser Processing and Advanced Manufacturing of Microscale Energy Storage Devices
Prof. Dr. Kazuyoshi Itoh
Institute for NanoScience Design, and Office for University-Industry Co-Creation, Osaka University, 2-8 Yamada-oka, Suita, Osaka, 565-0871, Japan
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Interests: optical information processing; ultrafast laser microprocessing; nonlinear optical spectral microscopy
Prof. Dr. Koen Janssens
Department of Chemistry, Universiteit Antwerpen, Antwerpen, Belgium
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Interests: non destructive analysis, mobile instrumentation, scanners, photocatalysis, photodegradation, pigments, artists materials, X-ray methods, synchrotron radiation, micro analysis, hyperspectral imaging
Prof. Jacek Jasieniak
Monash Energy Materials and Systems Institute, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Monash University, Clayton VIC 3800, Australia
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Interests: nanoscale optical gain media; optoelectronic nanomaterials; microcavities; materials science
Prof. Dr. Saulius Juodkazis
Centre for Microphotonics, Swinburne Univ. of Technology Hawthorn, Australia
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Interests: light-matter interactions in small space (nanoscale) and time (sub-picoseconds) domains; laser tweezers; solar hydrogen; solar cells; SERS and SEIRAS sensors
Prof. Dr. Malte C. Kaluza
1. Institute of Optics and Quantum Electronics, Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena, Max-Wien-Platz 1, 07743 Jena, Germany
2. Helmholtz-Institute Jena, Fröbelstieg 3, 07743 Jena, Germany
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Interests: POLARIS-a diode-pumped laser system of the petawatt-class; laser-induced electron acceleration; generation of secondary radiation pulses with laser-accelerated electrons; laser-induced ion acceleration; optical diagnostics of relativistic laser-plasma interactions; development of few-cycle pulses in the mid-IR for ultra-fast probing of plasma wakefield accelerators; new laser materials and development of new amplifier designs
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Diode-Pumped, Ultra-Short Pulse Lasers
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Diagnostic Techniques for Laser-plasma Experiments
Prof. Dr. Ido Kanter
Physics department, Bar-Ilan University, Ramat-Gan 5290002, Israel
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Interests: Physical random number generator; synchronization of chaotic lasers
Dr. Satyabrata Kar
Centre for Plasma Physics, Queen’s University Belfast, BT7 1NN, UK
Tel. +44(0)2890 973091
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Interests: High power laser plasma interaction, particle acceleration, radiation sources and beam transport
Prof. George K. Karagiannidis
Director of Telecommunications Systems & Networks Lab, Electrical & Computer Engineering Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki 54124, Greece
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Interests: wireless communications; wireless power transfer and applications; optical wireless communications; communications for biomedical engineering; wireless security
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Optical Wireless Communications
Special Issue in Technologies: Modern Circuits and Systems Technologies on Communications
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Kautek
Department of Physical Chemistry, University of Vienna, Waehringer Strasse 42, A-1090 Vienna, Austria
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Interests: ultrafast laser materials interaction and processing; laser micro-nano manufacturing; near-field optics (a-SNOM); multiphoton microscopy; laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy (LIBS); laser cleaning of cultural heritage artefacts; ultrafast lasers in ophthalmology
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Laser Processing of Functional Nanoparticles
Prof. Dr. Yoshimasa Kawata
Research Institute of Electronics, Shizuoka University, Johoku, Naka, Hamamatsu 432-8561, Japan
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Interests: laser microscopy, three-dimesinsional imaging theory, photorefractive optics, three-dimensional memory, nonlinear optics
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Optical Memory
Dr. Bertrand Kibler
Laboratoire Interdisciplinaire Carnot de Bourgogne, CNRS UMR6303, Université de Bourgogne Franche-Comté, Besancon 25000, France
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Interests: nonlinear fiber optics; ultrafast optics; optical solitons and breathers; supercontinuum generation
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Mid-Infrared Supercontinuum Sources: Materials, Waveguides and Applications
Assoc. Prof. Alexander V. Kildishev
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Birck Nanotechnology Center, Purdue University, 1205 W State Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907-2057, USA
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Interests: computational nanophotonics and nanoscale multiphysics, metasurfaces and metamaterials, 2D and refractory plasmonics, transformation optics, nanolasers and spasers, thermophotovoltaics, and super-resolution imaging techniques and devices
Prof. Sungjee Kim
Department of Chemistry, Pohang University of Science & Technology, 77 Cheongam-Ro, Namgu, Pohang, South Korea
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Interests: nanophotonics, nanoplasmonics, nanobiotechnology
Prof. Dr. Detlef Kip
Group of Experimental Physics and Material Sciences, Department of Electrical Engineering, Helmut Schmidt University / University of the Federal Armed Forces Hamburg, 22043 Hamburg, Germany
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Interests: integrated optics; laser technology; optical waveguides; optical materials; nonlinear optics; fiber-optic sensors
Prof. Dr. Mark G. Kuzyk
Laboratory for Nonlinear Optical Studies, Washington State University, Webster Physical Sciences 746A
Tel. (509)335-4672; Fax: (509)335-7816
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Interests: multiscale modeling and simulation; characterization; multifunctional materials; electronic; optical; and magnetic; nanostructured; polymers; nonlinear optics of organic materials; fiber optics in polymer fibers; optical devices; theory of nonlinear response; photonic and quasiperiodic crystals; photorefraction in thin films and fibers; photomechanical effects and applications; electrooptics
Prof. Andrei Lavrinenko
Metamaterials Group, DTU Fotonik - Department of Photonics Engineering, Technical University of Denmark, Anker Engelunds Vej 1 Bygning 101A, 2800 Kgs. Lyngby, Denmark
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Interests: metamaterials; plasmonics; photonic crystals; quasicrystals and nanophotonic circuits; numerical methods in photonics and electromagnetism, nanofabrication, sensing
Prof. Dr. Richard Leach
Manufacturing Metrology Team, Faculty of Engineering, University of Nottingham, Advanced Manufacturing Building, Jubilee Campus, Nottingham, NG8 1BB, UK
Tel. +44 (0) 7467 085 482
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Interests: Basics of metrology, dimensional metrology, surface metrology, uncertainty analysis
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Dimensional Micro and Nanometrology
Special Issue in Technologies: Modern Methods for Measuring the Functional Characteristics of Surfaces
Prof. Ju Han Lee
School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Seoul, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul 02504, South Korea
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Interests: fiber lasers; nonlinear fiber optics; fiber optic communications
Dr. Yuxin Leng
Shanghai Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics (SIOM), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Shanghai 201800, China
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Interests: ultra-intense and ultra-short laser and its applications; nonlinear optics; MIR ultra-fast intense laser; pump-probe techniques in materials
Prof. Dr. Elefterios Lidorikis
Computational Materials Science Laboratory,Department of Materials Science and Engineering,School of Engineering,University of Ioannina, Greece
Tel. +30-265100-7146
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Interests: computational nanophotonics, plasmonics, photonic crystals
Prof. Dr. Christoph Lienau
Ultrafast Nano-Optics Research Group, Department of Physics, University of Oldenburg, 26129 Oldenburg, Germany
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Interests: quantum dynamics in nanostructures, ultrafast nano-optics
Prof. Dr. Harri Lipsanen
Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering, Aalto University, Tietotie 3, FI-00076 Espoo, Finland
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Interests: optoelectronics, nanotechnology and nanoscience, new materials
Prof. Dr. Jifeng Liu
Thayer School of Engineering, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
Tel. +1-603-646-9885; Fax: +1-603-646-9885
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Interests: Optoelectronic materials and devices; integrated nanophotonics for energy-efficient Information Technologies (Green IT); Nanomaterials and nanostructures for solar cells and thermophotovoltaic cells; Infrared and ultraviolet optical sensor
Dr. Poletto Luca
National Research Council, Institute of Photonics and Nanotechnologies, via Trasea 7, 35131 Padova, Italy
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Interests: XUV ultrafast optics; XUV ultrafast spectroscopy; generation of femto- and attosecond pulses; ultrafast pulse conditioning
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Ultrafast Laser Pulses
Prof. Dr. José Miguel López-Higuera
Photonic Engineering Group, University of Cantabria, 39005 Santander, Cantabria, Spain
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Interests: photonic sensors; fiber optic sensors; Bragg gratings; LPG gratigns; spectroscopic measurements; distributed fiber sensors; Brillouin fibers sensors; raman fiber sensors; optoelectronic sensors; thermograpic devices
Dr. Claudio Masciovecchio
Elettra Sincrotrone Trieste, I-34149 Basovizza, Trieste, Italy
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Interests: Free Electron Laser, Non-linear Optics, Four Wave Mixing
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Photonics: Extreme UV Lasers: Technologies and Applications
Prof. Dr. Giovanni Mattei
Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Padova, via Marzolo, 8, I-35131 Padova, Italy
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Interests: nanophotonics; plasmonics; nonlinear optics; metamaterials for nano-optics; emitter-nanostructure interaction
Prof. Dr. Igor Meglinski
Optoelectronics and measurement techniques laboratory, University of Oulu, 90014 Oulu, Finland
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Interests: biomedical imaging, tissue optics, polarized light, light-tissue interaction, Monte Carlo modeling, dynamic light scattering, laser speckles, Optical Coherence Tomography, optical angular momentum, structured light, blood flow, cancer screening, optical biopsy, coherent back scattering, diffusing wave spectroscopy, food sciences, environmental diagnosis
Prof. Dr. Al Meldrum
Department of Physics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, T6G2E1, Canada
Tel. 1-780-492-5342; Fax: 1-780-492-0714
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Interests: quantum dots; microcavities; microlasers; optical sensors and devices; polymer light emitting materials; OLEDs
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Sensors: Label-Free Optical Biosensors
Prof. Dr. Andrey Miroshnichenko
School of Engineering and Information Technology, University of New South Wales Canberra, Northcott Drive, Campbell, ACT 2600, Australia
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Interests: nanophotonics nonlinear optics and spectroscopy optical and photonic systems photodetectors; optical sensors and solar cells classical and physical optics antennas and propagation microwave and millimetrewave theory and technology photonics; optoelectronics and optical communications
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Optical Nanoantennas
Special Issue in Physics: Topological Photonics and Axion Electrodynamics
Prof. Fernando Moreno
Department of Applied Physics, University of Cantabria, Av. de los Castros, s/n, 39005 Santander, Cantabria, Spain
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Interests: light scattering, wave propagation, plasmonics
Dr. Simona Mosca
Laboratory of Nonlinear and Quantum Optics, CNR-INO, Istituto Nazionale di Ottica, Via Campi Flegrei 34, I-80078 Pozzuoli (NA), Italy
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Interests: nonlinear optics, quantum optics, optomechanics,high resolution spectroscopy, singular optics, interferometry laser for gravitational waves detection
Prof. Dr. Andrés Márquez
(1) Department of Physics, Systems Engineering and Theory of Signal, University of Alicante, P.O. Box 99, Alicante 03080, Spain;
(2) University Institute of Physics Applied to Sciences and Technologies, University of Alicante, P.O. Box 99, Alicante 03080, Spain
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Interests: optical and digital holography, mainly on holographic recording materials and holographic data storage, liquid crystal spatial light modulators, optical image processing and diffractive optics
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Liquid Crystal on Silicon Devices: Modeling and Advanced Spatial Light Modulation Applications
Prof. Dr. Mauro Nisoli
Physics of Matter, Politecnico di Milano, Piazza Leonardo da Vinci, 32, 20133 Milano MI, Italy
Tel. +39.02.2399.6167
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Interests: ultrafast science; attosecond physics; ultrashort light pulse generation and applications; ultrafast phenomena in the matter
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Attosecond Science and Technology: Principles and Applications
Prof. Kyunghwan Oh
Institute of Physics and Applied Physics, Department of Physics, Yonsei University 134 Sinchon-dong, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul 120-749, South Korea
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Interests: fiber optics; fiber lasers and amplifiers; optical beam shaping; optical trapping
Prof. Dr. Ci-Ling Pan
Department of Physics, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu 30013, Taiwan
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Interests: ultrafast, liquid crystal and THz photonics; laser science and applications
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Liquid Crystal THz Photonics: Materials, Devices and Applications
Prof. Krassimir Panajotov
B-PHOT Brussels Photonics
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Interests: physics; photonics; semiconductor lasers; laser dynamics; nonlinear optics
Prof. Dr. Emmanuel Paspalakis
Materials Science Department, School of Natural Sciences, University of Patras, Patras 265 04, Greece
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Interests: quantum nanophotonics; quantum technologies; quantum optics; quantum control; coherent light-matter interactions
Prof. Dr. Lorenzo Pavesi
Department of Physics, University of Trento, Via Sommarive, 14, 38123 Povo-Trento TN, Italy
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Interests: silicon photonics; integrated quantum photonics; active photonics devices; neuromorphic photonics
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Special Issue in Sensors: Silicon Based Optical Sensors
Prof. Dr. Francesco Saverio Pavone
Professor and Director of “European Laboratory for Non Linear Spectroscopy”, Department of Physics, University of Florence, Via Nello Carrara 1, Sesto Fiorentino 50019, Italy
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Interests: biophotonics on single molecule biophysics, microscopy imaging-spectroscopy techniques, biomedical imaging, laser manipulation of bio-samples
Dr. Stefano Pelli
"Nello Carrara" Institute of Applied Physics (CNR-IFAC), 50019 Sesto Fiorentino FI, Italy
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Interests: Integrated Optics; Glasses; Microresonators; Rare earths
Prof. Dr. Periklis Petropoulos
Optoelectronics Research Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK
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Interests: Optical communications; novel fibre and waveguide technologies; optical signal processing; applications on nonlinear optics; high-speed optical transmission
Prof. Dr. Ting-Chung Poon
Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061, USA
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Interests: digital holography specializing on optical scanning holography; 3-D optical image processing and holographic display; computer-generated holography; holographic remote sensing; holographic microscopy
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Holography, 3D Imaging and 3D Display
Prof. Sergei Popov
Photonics Division, School of Engineering Sciences, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Stockholm, Sweden
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Interests: nano-photonics; polymer photonics; novel optical materials; near-field optics; optical communication; solid-state organic lasers
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Recent Advances in Statistical Optics and Plasmonics
Prof. Dr. Edik U. Rafailov
Optoelectronics and Biomedical Photonics Group, Aston University, Aston St, Birmingham B4 7ET, UK
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Interests: cutting-edge experimental and theoretical research on a wide variety of compact high-power CW and ultrashort-pulse laser sources; emitting in the visible, near- and mid-IR and THz spectral ranges; nanostructrures, nonlinear and integrated optics, and biophotonics
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Highly Efficient UV and Visible Light Sources
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Novel and Efficient Semiconductor-based Light Sources
Prof. Dr. Manijeh Razeghi
Center for Quantum Devices, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208-312, USA
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Interests: quantum devices operating in the deep ultraviolet spectral band; quantum dots; quantum cascade
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Special Issue in Photonics: Quantum Cascade Lasers - Advances and New Applications
Prof. Filippo Romanato
Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Padova, Via 8 Febbraio 1848, 2, 35122 Padova PD, Italy
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Interests: high resolution lithographic; photonic devices based on the orbital angular momentum of the light; bioplasmonic sensors; photonic and nano-optical devices
Prof. Dr. Tomokazu Sano
Division of Materials and Manufacturing Science, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University, Japan
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Interests: laser nano-micro-macro-processing, laser nano/micro-joining, laser-matter interaction
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Selected Papers from the NMJ2018
Prof. Dr. Jörg Schreiber
Faculty of Physics, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Munich 81377, Germany
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Interests: Laser-driven particle acceleration, laser plasma interaction, high-power laser pulses, attosecond light sources
Dr. Habil. Martin Schultze
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München Lehrstuhl für Experimentalphysik - Laserphysik Fakultät für Physik, Am Coulombwall 1 & Max-Planck-Institut für Quantenoptik Hans-Kopfermann-Str. 1 85748 Garching, Germany
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Interests: ultrafast light-matter interaction; electron correlations in atoms and solids; condensed matter electron dynamics; attosecond spectroscopy; few-cycle laser pulses; nonlinear optics; high-harmonic generation; XUV absorption and photoelectron spectroscopy
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Extreme Time Scale Photonics
Dr. Supriyo Sinha
Stanford University, Electrical Engineering, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
Tel. (650) 646-4035
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Interests: lasers, fiber lasers, solid state lasers, optical fibers, biological imaging, microscopy
Prof. Dr. Frédéric Smektala
ICB, Laboratoire Interdisciplinaire, Carnot de Bourgogne, UMR 6303 CNRS-Université de Bourgogne Franche-Comté, Dijon, France
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Interests: nonlinear glasses and fibers; infrared glasses and fibers; nonlinear properties; IR supercontinuum
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Mid-Infrared Supercontinuum Sources: Materials, Waveguides and Applications
Prof. Dr. Alexei V. Sokolov
Department of Physics and Astronomy, Institute for Quantum Science and Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 77843-4242, USA
Tel. +1-979-845-7733; Fax: +1-979-458-1235
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Interests: femtosecond, attosecond and sub-cycle pulse generation; nonlinear optics and ultrafast spectroscopy
Prof. Dr. Vincenzo Spagnolo
PolySense Lab—Department of Physics, Politecnico di Bari, Via Amendola 173, 70126 Bari, Italy
Tel. +39 0805442237; Fax: +39 0805442219
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Interests: optoacoustic gas sensing; Quantum Cascade lasers; spectroscopic techniques for real-time device monitoring; thermal modeling of optoelectronic devices
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Special Issue in Sensors: Infrared and THz Sensing and Imaging
Special Issue in Sensors: Optical Sensing and Imaging, from UV to THz Range
Prof. Dr. Christian Spielmann
Institute of Optics and Quantum Electronics, Abbe Center of Photonics, University of Jena, Fürstengraben 1, 07743 Jena, Germany
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Interests: ultrafast lasers, nonlinear optics, high harmonic generation, XUV microscopy and spectroscopy, laser based x-ray sources
Assoc. Prof. Salvatore Stagira
Physics Department - Politecnico di Milano piazza Leonardo da Vinci, 32 20133 Milano, Italy
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Interests: nonlinear optics, ultrafast phenomena, ultrafast laser sources, high-order harmonic generation and applications
Dr. Emmanuel Stratakis
Laser and Applications division of the Institute of Electronic Structure and Laser (IESL), Foundation of Research and Technology-Hellas (FORTH), Vassilika Vouton Heraklion Crete, GR-700 13, Greece
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Interests: laser material interaction; nanotechnology; biofabrication; tissue engineering
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Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Biomimetic and Functional Materials
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Novel Biomaterials for Tissue Engineering 2018
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Selected Papers from Nano-Bio Conference 2018 (https://nanobioconf.com)
Prof. Dr. Michael (Misha) Sumetsky
Aston Institute of Photonic Technologies, School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University, Birmingham B4 7ET, United Kingdom
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Interests: optical fibers; optical microfibers and nanofibers; optical microresonators; photonic crystal fibers; theoretical electrodynamics
Prof. Dr. Yaping Sun
Department of Chemistry and Laboratory for Emerging Materials and Technology, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina 29634-0973, USA
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Interests: carbon nanotubes; carbon dots; nanoenergetics; photoactive nanomaterials; optical bioimaging
Prof. Dr. Zhipei Sun
Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering, Aalto University, Tietotie 3, FI-00076 Espoo, Finland
Tel. +358504302820 (office)
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Interests: photonics; optoelectronics
Prof. Dr. Setsuhisa Tanabe
Graduate School of Human and Environmental Studies, Division of Materials Function, Kyoto University Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8501, Japan
Tel. +81-(0)75-753-6832; Fax: +81-(0)75-753-2957
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Interests: inorganic material, glass, luminescence, rare earth, phosphors, solid-state lighting
Prof. Dr. Masahiko Tani
Research Center for Development of Far-Infrared Region, University of Fukui, 3-9-1 Bunkyo, Fukui 910-8507, Japan
Tel. +81-776-27-8659; Fax: +81-776-27-8770
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Interests: THz spectroscopy and imaging; THz time-domain spectroscopy; THz sources and detectors; ultrafast phenomena; nonlinear optical processes
Prof. Dr. Mauro Tonelli
Department of Physics, University of Pisa, Lungarno Antonio Pacinotti, 43, 56126 Pisa PI, Italy
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Interests: crystal growth; solid state laser; photovoltaic applications; solid state spectroscopy of RE inside insulators
Prof. Dr. Renato Torre
European Laboratory for Non-Linear Spectroscopy and Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Firenze Via Carrara 1, Sesto Fiorentino 50019, Firenze, Italy
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Interests: non-linear spectroscopy; time-resolved spectroscopy; ultrafast laser spectroscopy; transient grating; optical kerr effect; glass structure and dynamics; glass transition; acoustic propagation; phononic phenomena; liquid crystal; birefringence; order-disorder transitions; water physics
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Special Issue in Materials: Advances in THZ Spectroscopy
Prof. Dr. Kiyoshi Ueda
Institute of Multidisciplinary Research for Advanced Materials, Tohoku University, Sendai 980-8577, Japan
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Interests: electron dynamics; molecular dynamics; atoms, molecules and clusters; ultrafast phenomena; photoionization; molecular imaging; electron spectroscopy; many particle spectroscopy; coherent control; free electron lasers
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: X-Ray Free-Electron Laser
Prof. Dr. Valentyn S. Volkov
1. SDU Nano Optics, University of Southern Denmark, Mads Clausen Institute, Campusvej 55, DK-5230 Odense M, Denmark
2. Centre for Photonics and 2D Materials, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (State University), Institutsky Lane 9, 141700 Dolgoprudny, Russia
Tel. + 45 6550 7347/+45 6082 7969
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Interests: Graphene; 2D materials and van der Waals heterostructures; novel optical materials; bio-sensing technology; linear and nonlinear nano-optics; plasmonics (including plasmonic and optical interconnects); scanning near-field optical microscopy; integrated and fiber optics; functional graphene-based devices
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Optics of 2D Materials: Fundamentals and Applications
Prof. Dr. Augusto Beléndez Vázquez
(1) Department of Physics, Systems Engineering and Theory of Signal, University of Alicante, P.O. Box 99, Alicante 03080, Spain
(2) University Institute of Physics Applied to Sciences and Technologies, University of Alicante, P.O. Box 99, Alicante 03080, Spain
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Interests: holography, holographic recording materials, photopolymers, holographic optical elements, holographic data storage, liquid crystal spatial light modulators, diffractive optics
Prof. Dr. John Xiupu Zhang
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec (QC), Canada
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Interests: optical fiber communications, photonic devices, such as lasers, photodiodes, passive and active optical components, 5G fronthaul, microwave/millimeter-wave circuits
Prof. Dr. Vladislav V. Yakovlev
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Texas A&M University, College Station, USA
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Interests: nonlinear optics, microscopy, biophotonics, imaging, ultrafast optics
Prof. Dr. Michalis N. Zervas
Advanced Fibre Laser Technologies for Future Manufacturing Optoelectronics Research Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK
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Interests: bragg gratings, fibre laser, microresonators, nonlinear optics, plasmonics
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