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Laboratory of Nonlinear Photonics

About the laboratory

This laboratory was established as part of a scientific research project supported with a monetary grant awarded by the Government of the Russian Federation under a grant competition designed to provide governmental support to scientific research projects implemented under the supervision of the world's leading scientists at Russian institutions of higher learning (Resolution of the RF Government No.220 of April 9, 2010).

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Name of the institution of higher learning:
State Higher Education Institution Novosibirsk State University

Fields of scientific research:
Physical sciences

Development of a broad physical platform for advanced nonlinear technologies and photonic systems with scale applications in telecommunication, laser, medical, and sensing technologies. The laboratory plans to develop new concepts and methods of nonlinear photonics, new elements and configurations of fibre laser systems, new advanced methods of highly productive modeling and methods of transformational nonlinear optics, original space-frequency schemes of homogeneous amplification with extremely low levels of disturbances in information transmission lines based on super-long fibre lasers, and advanced modulation formats that take into account the properties of nonlinear fibre channels.

Leading scientist


Leading scientist's full name: Turitsyn, Sergey Konstantinovich

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Academic degree and title:
Candidate of physical and mathematical sciences, professor at Aston University

Job title:
Director of the Aston University's Institute of Photonic Technologies; head of the Laboratory of Nonlinear Photonics at the Novosibirsk State University.

Field of scientific interests:

Nonlinear photonics, fibre lasers, high-rate optical communication lines

Scientific recognition:

Fellow of the Optical Society of America, Fellow of the Institute of Physics, Senior Member of IEEE, the Royal Society Wolfson Research Fellow 2005-2010

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