Siddharth Ramachandran

Siddharth RamachandranProfessor (ECE, MSE)
PhD, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 1998

Nanostructured Fibers and Nonlinear Optics

(617) 353-9881
office: PHO 521
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Honors, Awards, and Editorships

  • Fellow, Optical Society of America (OSA)
  • IEEE Distinguished Lecturer Award, 2013-15
  • Distinguished Member of Technical Staff, OFS Laboratories, 2003
  • Associate Editor, Optica, 2015-present
  • Associate Editor, IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics, 2011-2014
  • Topical Editor, Optics Letters, 2008-2011
  • Book editor, Springer-Verlag, 2007
  • Guest Editor, IEEE-JSTQE issue on High-Power Fiber Lasers, 2009
  • Program Chair, CLEO, 2015
  • Dean’s Catalyst Award, 2012

Classes Taught

  • EK307 Electric Circuit Theory
  • EC 563 Fiber-Optic Communication Systems
  • EC 568 Optical Fibers and Waveguides
  • EC 577 Electronic Optical and Magnetic Properties of Materials
  • EC763 Nonlinear & Ultrafast Optics

Research Interests

  • Optical physics of guided waves
  • Micro- and nano-structured optical fibers
  • High-power fiber lasers and fiber sensors
  • Biomedical imaging and microscopy with optical fibers

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