Ultrafast nonlinear optics, all-optical processing, the development and application of photonic crystal fibers, nanophotonics, and quantum effects in nonlinear optics.
研究方向：Ultrafast nonlinear optics, all-optical processing, the development and application of photonic crystal fibers, nanophotonics, and quantum effects in nonlinear optics.
Ultrafast nonlinear optics, nanophotonics, nonlinear propagation in fibers and bulk media, photonic crystal fibers, coherent interactions of laser light with matter, the generation of non-classical light fields, stimulated scattering processes.
B. S. (1983), M. S. (1985), and Ph. D (1991). in Optics, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York
Selected Awards and Honors
Fellow of the American Physical Society
Fellow of the Optical Society of America
College of Engineering Teaching Award, 1997, 2000, 2003, and 2007
Army Research Office Young Investigator Award, 1995
Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Award, 1993
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Shim, B., S. E. Scharauth, Alexander L. Gaeta, M. Klein, G. Fibich. 2012. "Loss of phase of collapsing beams." Physical Review Letters 108 (4): 043902.
Fridman, M., A. Farsi, Y. Okawachi, Alexander L. Gaeta. 2012. "Demonstration of Temporal Cloaking." Nature 481 (7379): 62-65.