Opto Electronics at UTA

Team

 

Faculty

EE

    Prof. Kambiz Alavi

    Prof. Donald Butler

    Prof. J.C. Chiao

    Prof. Nikolai Stelmakh

    Prof. Meng Tao

    Prof. Michael Vasilyev

    Prof. Weidong Zhou

Links

    EE

    ATI

    COE

    UTA

    OSA Student Chapter

    Visitor Information

 

Research Interests

 

Devices

       Molecular Beam Epitaxy (MBE) of compound semiconductors

       Low temperature grown GaAs

       Chirped superlattices for MQW waveguide and transverse electroabsorption modulators

       Superlattice and asymmetric quantum well for infrared detectors

       Valence-mended semiconductor surfaces and interfaces

       Wet-chemical synthesis of large-area semiconductor thin films

       Growth and doping kinetics in chemical vapor deposition

       Plasma and photo-assisted processing of semiconductors

       Vertical cavity surface emitting lasers

       Nonlinear and quantum optics

       Manipulation of quantum properties of light (quantum information processing); generation, characterization, and application of non-classical states of light

       Nonlinear-optical effects and quantum information processing in micro- and nanoscale structures

       Nanophotonics

       Nanotechnology devices

       Micromachined uncooled infrared detectors

       Thin film deposition

       Semiconductor and superconductor devices and materials

       Sub-poissonian light generation in fiber

       High-power semiconductor hybrid integrated laser diode systems

 

Systems

       Optical communication systems and devices

       Ultra-high-capacity and ultra-long-reach transmission systems and networks

       Novel optical amplifiers

       All-optical regenerators and signal processors, new modulation formats 

       Quantum noise of optical solitons

       Optical homodyne tomography of quantum states

       Smart optical integrated circuits: smart AWG

       WDM technologies

       Optical MEMS

       Bio-photonics

 

 

Course

 

Undergraduate

 

    EE3307 Electromagnetics I

    EE3308 Electromagnetics II

    Phys 3445 Optics

    EE4344 Optical System Design Project

 

Graduate

 

    EE5359 Medical imaging

    EE5365 Fiber optics transmission systems

    EE 5384 Optoelectronic devices for communication

    EE 5385 Crystal optics

    EE 5386 Integrated optics

    EE 5387 Fourier optics and holography

    EE5388 Lasers and applications

    EE5389 Optical detection and radiation

    EE5389 Nonlinear optics

    EE5349 Advanced MEMS actuators, RF and optical MEMS