Nanostructured Fibers and Nonlinear Optics Lab
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Prof. Siddharth Ramachandran (Principal Investigator)

pic_siddharthB.Tech. 1991: Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur
M.S. 1993: University of Wisconsin, Madison
Ph.D. 1998: University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Experience:

1999 - 2001:
Bell Laboratories
2001 - 2009:
OFS Laboratories
2010 - 2013:
Associate Professor (with Tenure), Boston University
2013 - present:
Professor, Boston University
Email: sidr [at] bu [dot] edu; Tel: +1-617-353-9881; Webpage; CV

 

Postdoctoral Fellows

Dr. Lars Søgaard Rishøj

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M.S. 2009, Ph.D. 2012: Technical University of Denmark (DTU)
Area of current research:
Intermodal nonlinear optics and fiber lasers Contact: rishoj [at] bu [dot] edu

Dr. Du-Ri Song

Newest member

Ph.D. 2015: Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
Area of current research:
Acousto-optics interactions of optical vortices
Contact: durisong [at] bu [dot] edu

 

PhD Students

Jeff Demas

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B.S. 2011: University of Rochester
Area of current research:
Intermodal nonlinear optics &
fiber lasers

Contact: jdemas [at] bu [dot] edu

Patrick Gregg

Patrick Gregg

B.S. 2011: University of Rochester
Area of current research:
Optical vortices & applications to communications
Contact: pgregg [at] bu [dot] edu

Asher McGuffin

*Batman!*

B.S. 2013: Rice University
Area of current research:
Optical vortices & their nonlinear applications
Contact: asherm [at] bu [dot] edu

Mustafa Ordu (co-advised)

Mustafa Ordu

B.S. 2011: Istanbul Technical University
M.S. 2013: Tohoku University
Area of current research:
Semiconductor optical fibers
Contact: ordu [at] bu [dot] edu

Gautam Prabhakar

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B.Tech. 2013: Delhi Technological University
Area of current research:
Ultrafast nonlinear optics & fiber lasers
Contact: gautamp [at] bu [dot] edu
Website

Boyin Tai

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B.S. 2008, M.S. 2011: Nankai University
Area of current research:
Fiber-optic devices for
Quantum Key Distribution
Contact: bytai [at] bu [dot] edu

Lu Yan

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B.S. 2007, M.S. 2010: Beijing University of Aeronautics & Astronautics
Area of current research:
Structured light for biomedical imaging
Contact: luyan [at] bu [dot] edu

 

 

Masters, Undergraduate and Visiting Students

Tao He

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Visiting PhD Student from Beijing Institute of Technology
B.S. 2010: Beijing Institute of Technology
Project:
High power fiber lasers
Contact: taohe [at] bu [dot] edu

 

 

Group Alumni and Past Visitors


  • Oleg Shatrovoy (M.S., 2015); Post-group Affiliation: MIT Lincoln Lab, MA, USA.
  • Nenad Bozonovic (Ph.D., 2013); Post-group Affiliation: Nistica Inc. (Furukawa Corp.), New Jersey, USA.
  • Paul Steinvurzel (Postdoc, 2010-13); Post-group Affiliation: Northrup-Grumman Corp., California, USA.
  • Yuhao Chen (M.S., 2013); Post-group Affiliation: Sintec Optronics, Singapore.
  • Roman Barankov (M.S., 2012); Post-group Affiliation: Biomedical Engineering Dept., Boston University, USA.
  • Damian Schimpf (Postdoc, 2010-11); Post-group Affiliation: Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron, Hamburg, Germany.
  • Masao Goto (Visiting Scientist, 2010-11); Post-group Affiliation: Japan Patent Office, Tokyo, Japan.

 


Prof. Siddharth Ramachandran
ECE Department & Photonics Center, Boston University
8 St. Mary’s Street, Room 521, Boston, MA 02215, USA
Phone: +1 (617) 353-9881, Email: sidr [at] bu [dot] edu