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Dr.  Demetrios Christodoulides

Dr. Demetrios Christodoulides

Pegasus Professor of Optics & Photonics/Cobb Family Endowed Chair

Nonlinear Waves

Email

demetri@creol.ucf.edu (Work)

Phone

407-882-0074 (Office)

Locations

CREOL 210 (Office)

Biography

Demetri Christodoulides is the Cobb Family Endowed Chair and Pegasus Professor of Optics at CREOL-the College of Optics and Photonics of the University of Central Florida. He received his Ph.D. degree from Johns Hopkins University in 1986 and he subsequently joined Bellcore as a post-doctoral fellow at Murray Hill. Between 1988 and 2002 he was with the faculty of the Department of Electrical Engineering at Lehigh University. His research interests include linear and nonlinear optical beam interactions, synthetic optical materials, optical solitons, and quantum electronics. He has authored and co-authored more than 250 papers. He is a Fellow of the Optical Society of America and the American Physical Society. In 2011 he received the R.W. Wood Prize of OSA.


Awards & Honors

American Physical Society (APS) Fellow
Optical Society of America (OSA) Fellow
2015 Research Incentive Award
2014 Excellence in Research (College Award)
2014 Excellence in Research (University Award)
2012 UCF Pegasus Professor
2011 OSA R. W. Wood Prize

Recent Publications

2016
Midya Parto, Mohammad Amin Eftekhar, Mohammad-Ali Miri, Rodrigo Amezcua-Correa, Guifang Li, Demetrios N Christodoulides
"Systematic approach for designing zero-DGD coupled multi-core optical fibers"
Optics Letters, Vol. 41, Issue 9, pp. 1917-1920 (2016)
2016
A. U. Hassan, H. Hodaei, M.-A. Miri, M. Khajavikhan, D. N. Christodoulides
"Integrable nonlinear parity-time symmetric optical oscillator"
Physical Review E, 93, 042219
2016
H. Hodaei, M.-A. Miri, A. U. Hassan, W. E. Hayenga, M. Heinrich, D. N. Christodoulides, M. Khajavikhan
"Single mode lasing in transversely multi-moded PT-symmetric microring resonators"
Laser & Photonics Reviews 2016
2016
H. E. Kondakci, A. Szameit, A. F. Abouraddy, D. N. Christodoulides, and B. E. A. Saleh
"Sub-thermal to super-thermal light statistics from a disordered lattice via deterministic control of excitation symmetry"
Optica 3, 477-482 (2016)
2016
Midya Parto, Mohammad Amin Eftekhar, Mohammad-Ali Miri, Rodrigo Amezcua-Correa, Guifang Li, and Demetrios N. Christodoulides
"Systematic approach for designing zero-DGD coupled multi-core optical fibers"
Optics Letters, Vol. 41, Issue 9, pp. 1917-1920 (2016)
2016
Parinaz Aleahmad
"Monolithically Integrated InP-based Unidirectional Circulators Utilizing non-Hermiticity and Nonlinearity"
A dissertation submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in CREOL, The College of Optics and Photonics at the University of Central Florida Orlando
2016
C. Xia, M. A. Eftekhar, R. Amezcua-Correa, J. E. Antonio-Lopez, A. Sch├╝lzgen, D. Christodoulides, and G. Li
"Supermodes in Coupled Multi-Core Waveguide Structures"
IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics 22 (2) , 4401212
2016
Parinaz Aleahmad, Thamer Tabbakh, Demetrios Christodoulides, Patrick L. LiKamWa
"Controllable red and blue bandgap energy shifted LEDs and modulators on InGaAsP quantum well platform"
Proc. SPIE 9750, Integrated Optics: Devices, Materials, and Technologies XX, 97500N (March 1, 2016); doi:10.1117/12.2211410
2016
H. Hodaei, A. U. Hassan, J. Ren, W. E. Hayenga, M. A. Miri, D. N. Christodoulides, and M. Khajavikhan
"Design Considerations for Single Mode Microring Lasers Using Parity-Time-Symmetry"
IEEE, Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, Feb 26, 2016
2016
Nicholas S. Nye, Ahmed El Halawany, Ahmed Bakry, M.A.N. Razvi, Ahmed Alshahrie, Mercedeh Khajavikhan, Demetrios N. Christodoulides
"Passive PT -symmetric metasurfaces with directional field scattering characteristics"
IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics (2016)
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Research

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Fiber Optics
Fiber Fabrication Technology
Nano-structured Fibers
Optoelectronics & Integrated Photonics
Optoelectronics
Integrated Optics
Periodic Structures & Photonic Crystals
Nanophotonics & Plasmonics
Nonlinear & Quantum Optics
Nonlinear Guided Waves & Fibers
Nonlinear Optical Materials
Nonlinear Optics in Periodic Structures
Solitons
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