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Govind P. Agrawal

Agrawal, Govind P.

  • James C. Wyant Professor of Optics
    Professor of Physics
    Senior Scientist at LLE

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Interests: Fiber Optics; Lasers; Optical Communications

Miguel A. Alonso

Alonso, Miguel A.

  • Professor of Optics

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Interests: Mathematical Models of Wave Propagation

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Julie Bentley

Bentley, Julie

  • Associate Professor of Optics

Interests: Optical Design; Engineering

Andrew J. Berger

Berger, Andrew J.

  • Professor of Optics
    Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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Interests: Biomedical Optics; Optics Education

Nicholas P. Bigelow

Bigelow, Nicholas P.

  • Lee A. DuBridge Professor of Physics
    Professor of Optics

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Interests: Quantum Optics; Quantum Physics

Robert Boyd

Boyd, Robert

  • Professor of Optics
    Professor of Physics

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Interests: Nonlinear Optics

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Bromage, Jake

  • Associate Professor of Optics
    Senior Scientist and Group Leader, Laser Technology Development at LLE

Interests: Ultrafast and ultra-intense lasers, optical parametric amplification, and laser diagnostics

Thomas G. Brown

Brown, Thomas G.

  • Professor of Optics

Interests: Optoelectronics

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Jaime Cardenas

Cardenas, Jaime

  • Assistant Professor of Optics

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Interests: Nanophotonics; Integrated Photonics; Biophotonics; Lasers; Nonlinear Photonics

Director Scott Carney

Carney, Scott

  • Professor of Optics
  • Director of the Institute of Optics

Interests: Computed Imaging; Spectroscopy; Coherence Theory

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Joseph H. Eberly

Eberly, Joseph H.

  • Andrew Carnegie Professor of Physics
    Professor of Optics

Interests: Quantum Optics

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James R. Fienup

Fienup, James R.

  • Robert E. Hopkins Professor of Optics
    Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
    Professor in the Center for Visual Science

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Interests: Image Reconstruction; Wavefront Sensing

Thomas Foster

Foster, Thomas

  • Professor of Imaging Sciences
    Professor of Optics
    Professor of Physics
    Professor of Biomedical Engineering

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Interests: Medical Optics; Photodynamic Therapy

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Nicholas George

George, Nicholas

  • Emeritus Professor of Optics

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Interests: Physical Optics; Imaging

Chunlei Guo

Guo, Chunlei

  • Professor of Optics

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Interests: Laser-Matter Interactions; Ultrafast Phenomena; Surface Functionalization; Atomic & Molecular Physics

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Jennifer Hunter

Hunter, Jennifer

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Ophthalmology
    Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering
    Assistant Professor, Center for Visual Science A&S
    Assistant Professor, The Institute of Optics

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Interests: Retinal damage; Retinal imaging

Professor Huxlin

Huxlin, Krystel

  • James V. Aquavella, MD Professorship in Ophthalmology
    Director of Research, Department of Ophthalmology
    Professor of Ophthalmology
    Professor of Brain/Cognitive Sciences
    Professor of Visual Science
    Professor of Neuroscience
    Professor of Optics

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Interests: Physiological Optics; Laser Vision Correction; Visual Neuroscience and Perception; Clinical Applications

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Wayne H. Knox

Knox, Wayne H.

  • Professor of Optics
    Professor of Physics
    Professor of Visual Sciences
    Professor of Materials Science

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Todd D. Krauss

Krauss, Todd D.

  • Professor of Chemistry
    Professor of Optics
  • Chair, Chemistry Department

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Interests: Optics of nanoscale semiconductor materials; Quantum optics and nanoscience

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Kruschwitz, Jennifer D. T.

  • Assistant Professor of Optics

Interests: Optical Interference Coatings and Color

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Kruschwitz, Brian

  • Associate Professor of Optics
    Senior Scientist, LLE

Interests: High energy and high power laser systems; Optical systems; Adaptive optics; Laser diagnostics

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Qiang Lin

Lin, Qiang

  • Associate Professor of Optics and Electrical and Computer Engineering

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Interests: Nanophotonic Devices; Physics and Applications

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John Marciante

Marciante, John

  • Associate Professor of Optics

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Interests: Lasers; Waveguides; Fiber Optics; Ultrafast

Benjamin Miller

Miller, Benjamin L.

  • Dean’s Professor of Dermatology
    Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Professor of Optics
    Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics

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Interests: Optical Biosensing and Integrated Photonics

Duncan T. Moore

Moore, Duncan T.

  • Rudolf and Hilda Kingslake Professor in Optical Engineering Science
    Professor of Optics
    Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Professor of Business Administration in the William E. Simon Graduate School of Business Administration

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Interests: Optical Engineering; Lens Design & Manufacturing; Gradient-Index Optics

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James Oliver

Oliver, James

  • Associate Professor
    Scientist at LLE

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William Renninger

Renninger, William

  • Assistant Professor of Optics

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Interests: Experimental Nonlinear Optics

Jannick Rolland

Rolland, Jannick

  • Brian J. Thompson Professor of Optical Engineering
    Professor of Optics and Biomedical Engineering
    Professor in the Center for Visual Science
  • Director, NSF/IUCRC: Center for Freeform OpticsDirector, R.E. Hopkins Center for Optical Design & Engineering

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Interests: Optical System Design; Optical Metrology; Instrumentation and System Engineering; Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT); Optical Coherence Elastography (OCE); Head Worn Displays; Heads-up Displays

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Greg Schmidt

Schmidt, Greg

  • Assistant Professor of Optics
Carlos R. Stroud, Jr.

Stroud, Carlos R., Jr.

  • Professor of Optics
    Professor of Physics

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Interests: Quantum Optics

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Thompson, Brian

  • Emeritus Professor of Optics
    Provost Emeritus

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Nick Vamivakas

Vamivakas, Nick

  • Professor of Quantum Optics & Quantum Physics

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Interests: Quantum Optics; Quantum Physics

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Gary W. Wicks

Wicks, Gary W.

  • Professor of Optics

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Interests: Molecular Beam Epitaxy; Semiconductor Optoelectronics

David R. Williams

Williams, David R.

  • William G. Allyn Professor of Medical Optics
    Professor of Optics
    Professor of Brain and Cognitive Sciences
    Professor of Ophthalmology
    Professor of Biomedical Engineering
  • Director of the Center for Visual Science

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Interests: The Human Visual System; Physiological Optics

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Geunyoung Yoon

Yoon, Geunyoung

  • Professor of Ophthalmology, Optics
  • Center for Visual science and Biomedical Engineering

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Interests: Biomedical and Visual Optics; Ophthalmic Optics; Human Vision; Adaptive Optics

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James M. Zavislan

Zavislan, James M.

  • Associate Professor of Optics
    Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    Associate Professor of Ophthalmology
    Associate Professor, Center for Visual Science
    Associate Dean of Education and New Initiatives
    Mercer Brugler Distinguished Teaching Professor 2018-2021

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Interests: Optical Engineering; Biomedical Optical Systems

Xi-Cheng Zhang

Zhang, Xi-Cheng

  • M. Parker Givens Professor of Optics
    Professor of Physics

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Interests: Ultrafast Photonics; Nonlinear Optics; Laser Physics; TeraHertz Waves

Jonathan D. Zuegel

Zuegel, Jonathan D.

  • Professor of Optics
    Director, Laser Development and Engineering Division of LLE
    Senior Scientist, LLE

Interests: Solid-State Lasers; Nonlinear Optics; Electro-Optics; Laser Diagnostics