Organic and nanostructures are employed in various nonlinear optical applications including novel IR mode-locked fiber lasers, all-optical switching, and 3D updateable display technology. In this plenary presentation from SPIE Optics + Photonics, Nasser Peyghambarian focuses on advances in these areas.
Nasser Peyghambarian is currently a Professor at the College of Optical Sciences and the Department of Materials Science & Engineering at the University of Arizona. He is the Chair of Photonics and Lasers, serves as Director of the NSF Center for Integrated Access Networks (CIAN), and is Chairman of the Board and Founder of NP Photonics, Inc and TIPD, LLC. Peyghambarian is a Fellow of the Optical Society of America, the American Physical Society, Society of Optical Engineers, SPIE and the American Association for the Advancement of Science.