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Dr. Rodrigo Amezcua Correa

Dr. Rodrigo Amezcua Correa

Assistant Professor of Optics & Photonics

Microstructured Fibers and Devices

Email

r.amezcua@creol.ucf.edu

Phone

407-823-6853 (Work)

Locations

CREOL A118

Biography

Rodrigo Amezcua joined the College of Optics and Photonics (CREOL) and the Townes Laser Institute in February 2011 as an Assistant Research Professor. He obtained his PhD degree from the Optoelectronics Research Centre (ORC) at the University of Southampton. His Ph.D. was on the development of photonic crystal fibers. After completing his doctoral research, Rodrigo was employed as a post-doctoral researcher with Prof. Jonathan Knight at the University of Bath, UK. At the University of Bath, he developed novel photonic crystal fiber fabrication methods that lead to fibers with significantly improved optical properties. He has extensive experience in the design and fabrication of photonic crystal fibers for several applications; including fiber lasers, supercontinuum generation, nonlinear microscopy and sensing. Before joining CREOL, he worked at Powerlase Photonics, fabricating high-power diode pumped solid-state lasers.

Recent Publications

2017
M.A. Eftekhar, M.S. Mills, L.G. Wright, M. Kolesik, R. Amezcua-Correa, F.W. Wise, and D.N. Christodoulides
"Versatile supercontinuum generation in parabolic multimode optical fibers"
CLEO, San Jose, CA. June, paper FF2A.3
2016
P. Sillard, D. Molin, M. Bigot-Astruc, K. de Jongh, F. Achten, J. Antonio-Lopez, and R. Amezcua-Correa
"Micro-bend-resistant low-differential-mode-group-delay few-mode fibers"
Journal of Lightwave Technology, PP(99)
2016
Jose E. Antonio-Lopez, Selim Habib, Amy Van Njavascript:WebForm_DoPostBackWithOptions(new%20WebForm_PostBackOptions("ctl00$BodyContentPlaceHolder$ctl00$SaveLinkButton",%20"",%20true,%20"",%20"",%20false,%20true))ewkirk, Gisela Lopez-Galmiche, Zeinab S. Eznaveh, Juan C. Alvarado-Zacarias, Ole Bang, Morten Bache, Axel Schülzgen, and Rodrigo Amezcua Correa
"Antiresonant Hollow Core Fiber with Seven Nested Capillaries"
2016 IEEE Photonics Conference (IPC)
2016
R. Ryf H. Chen N. K. Fontaine A. M. Velazquez-Benitez Jose Antonio-Lopez Juan Carlos Alvarado Z. Sanjabi Eznaveh C. Jin B. Huang S. H. Chang B. Ercan C. Gonnet M. Bigot-Astruc D. Molin F. Achten P. Sillard R. Amezcua-Correa
"10-Mode Mode-Multiplexed Transmission with Inline Amplification"
ECOC 2016; 42nd European Conference on Optical Communication, Dusseldorf, Germany, 2016, pp. 1-3.
2016
J. van Weerdenburg, J. Antonio-Lopez, J. Alvarado-Zacarias, D. Molin, M. Bigot-Astruc, R. van Uden, H. de Waardt, T. Koonen, R. Amezcua-Correa, P. Sillard, and C. Okonkwo
"Exploiting selective excitation of strongly coupled modes to reduce DMGD in multi-mode transmission systems"
ECOC 2016 - 42nd European Conference on Optical Communication, Dusseldorf, Germany
2016
R. Ryf, J.C. Alvarado, B. Huang, J. Antonio-Lopez , S.H. Chang, N.K. Fontaine, H.S. Chen, R.J. Essiambre, E. Burrows, R. Amezcua-Correa, T. Hayashi, Y. Tamura, T. Hasegawa, and T. Taru
"Long-distance transmission over coupled-core multicore fiber"
ECOC 2016 - 42nd European Conference on Optical Communication, Dusseldorf, Germany
2016
Roland Ryf Juan Carlos Alvarado Bin Huang Jose Antonio-Lopez Sun Hyok Chang Nicolas K. Fontaine Haoshuo Chen Rene-Jean Essiambre Ellsworth Burrows Rodrigo Amezcua-Correa Tetsuya Hayashi Yoshiaki Tamura Takemi Hasegawa Toshiki Taru
"Long-Distance Transmission over Coupled-Core Multicore Fiber"
ECOC 2016 - Post Deadline Paper; 42nd European Conference on Optical Communication, Dusseldorf, Germany, 2016, pp. 1-3.
2016
N. Wang, J. Enrique Antonio-Lopez, J.C. Alvarado Zacarias, Z. Sanjabi Eznaveh, H. Wen, P. Sillard, S. Leon-Saval, A. A. Schülzgen, R. Amezcua-Correa, and G.F. Li
"Mode-selective fiber laser using a photonic lantern"
ECOC 2016 - 42nd European Conference on Optical Communication, Dusseldorf, Germany
2016
S.G. Leon-Savala, N.K. Fontaine, and R. Amezcua-Correa
"Photonic lantern as mode multiplexer for multimode optical communications"
Optical Fiber Technology, Invited
2016
A. Van Newkirk, J. E. Antonio-Lopez, J. Anderson, R. Alvarez-Aguirre, R. Amezcua-Correa, and A. Schülzgen
"Higher order modes in anti-resonant hollow core fibers"
OSA Specialty Optical Fibers, Vancouver Canada, July, paper SoM3F.4
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Research

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Lasers
Solid State Lasers
High Power Lasers
Ultrafast Lasers
Fiber Optics
Fiber Fabrication Technology
Nano-structured Fibers
Fiber Lasers
Nonlinear & Quantum Optics
Nonlinear Guided Waves & Fibers
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Fiber Optic Communication
Fiber Optic Sensing
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