Welcome to my Optical Sciences profile website.


Specific Research Interests

  • Fiber-based light sources for applications in optical sensing, laser ranging, metrology, optical telecommunications, industrial machining, biomedical imaging, and related areas.
  • Specialty glass and optical fibers
  • Single frequency fiber lasers
  • High power fiber lasers and amplifiers
  • Short pulse fiber amplifiers
  • Mid-IR optical fibers
  • Mid-IR fiber-based supercontinuum sources


University of Arizona Tucson, Arizona

  • Ph.D. in Optical Sciences, May 1989.

University of Arizona Tucson, Arizona

  • Master of Science in Optical Sciences, May 1986.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge, Massachusetts

  • Bachelor of Science in Physics with concentration in Economics, May 1983.