Phosphate Glass based Fiber Lasers()
Phosphate Glass based Fiber Lasers
Speaker: Dr. Axel Schülzgen
University of Central Florida
CREOL, The College of Optics and Photonics
Townes Laser Institute
Professor of Optics
About the Speaker:
Dr. Axel Schülzgen received his Ph.D. in Physics from Humboldt-University of Berlin, Germany. Since 2009 he is Professor at CREOL, The College of Optics and Photonics, University of Central Florida in Orlando, USA. Prior to his current position, from 1996 to 2009, Dr. Schülzgen was with the faculty of the College of Optical Sciences at the University of Arizona in Tucson, USA.
Dr. Schülzgen contributed to a wide range of scientific topics in optics, photonics, physics, and material sciences. His most important contributions are in the areas of fiber optics, lasers, and nonlinear optics of semiconductor quantum structures. During his career Dr. Schülzgen authored 100 scientific publications in peer reviewed journals. His numerous presentations at international conferences include 45 invited talks. He also authored 5 patents.Dr. Schülzgen’s current research interests include optical fiber devices, components, materials, and structures with applications in fiber laser systems and fiber optic sensing.