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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Engineering and Technology D-index 38 Citations 7,640 121 World Ranking 2814 National Ranking 1129

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Awards & Achievements

2002 - Fellow of American Physical Society (APS) Citation For fundamental contributions to the understanding of nonlinear propagation in periodic structures, nonlinear dynamics of laser arrays, and polarization instabilities in birefringent optical fibers

1994 - IEEE Fellow For contributions to the understanding of nonlinear optical instabilities in semiconductor laser arrays, periodic structures, and birefringent optical fibers.

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Optics
  • Laser

Optics, Nonlinear optics, Quantum mechanics, Bistability and Nonlinear system are his primary areas of study. His studies in Optical fiber, Terahertz radiation, Polarization-maintaining optical fiber, Birefringence and Polarization are all subfields of Optics research. His Nonlinear optics study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Photonic-crystal fiber, Large core, Photonic crystal and Leakage.

His work in the fields of Quantum mechanics, such as Soliton, Hartman effect and Quantum tunnelling, intersects with other areas such as Dwell time. His work in Bistability tackles topics such as Optical bistability which are related to areas like Waveguide, Quasi-phase-matching, Wave propagation, Optical filter and Guided wave testing. His work deals with themes such as Symmetry breaking, Mathematical model, Statistical physics and Refractive index, which intersect with Nonlinear system.

His most cited work include:

  • Theory of bistability in nonlinear distributed feedback structures (395 citations)
  • Physical origin of the Gouy phase shift. (248 citations)
  • Generation of narrow-band terahertz radiation via optical rectification of femtosecond pulses in periodically poled lithium niobate (240 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His main research concerns Optics, Optoelectronics, Laser, Nonlinear system and Semiconductor laser theory. His Optics research focuses on Optical fiber, Nonlinear optics, Pulse, Fiber laser and Polarization. The concepts of his Pulse study are interwoven with issues in Amplitude, Soliton, Bandwidth-limited pulse and Electromagnetic pulse.

His Laser research incorporates elements of Diode, Coupled mode theory, Semiconductor and Phase. His Nonlinear system course of study focuses on Raman scattering and Wavelength-division multiplexing and Optical amplifier. His study in the fields of Semiconductor optical gain under the domain of Semiconductor laser theory overlaps with other disciplines such as Noise.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Optics (65.78%)
  • Optoelectronics (29.78%)
  • Laser (24.89%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2011-2021)?

  • Optics (65.78%)
  • Optoelectronics (29.78%)
  • Laser (24.89%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Herbert G. Winful mainly investigates Optics, Optoelectronics, Laser, Frequency comb and Diode. Brillouin scattering, Pulse, Fiber Bragg grating, Fiber laser and Semiconductor laser theory are the core of his Optics study. Many of his studies on Semiconductor laser theory involve topics that are commonly interrelated, such as Nonlinear system.

His Optoelectronics study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Fiber, Power, Lens and Modulation. His research on Frequency comb also deals with topics like

  • Waveform together with Numerical stability and Topology,
  • Wavelength together with Scattering, Plane wave, Cross-polarized wave generation, Nonlinear optics and Polarization,
  • Mixing, which have a strong connection to Coupling, Differential equation, Oscillation, Field and Computational physics. The various areas that Herbert G. Winful examines in his Diode study include Spectroscopy, Semiconductor, Quantum well, Four-wave mixing and Spectral line.

Between 2011 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Fiberless multicolor neural optoelectrode for in vivo circuit analysis. (62 citations)
  • Chirped Brillouin dynamic gratings for storing and compressing light (30 citations)
  • Physics of frequency-modulated comb generation in quantum-well diode lasers (19 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Optics
  • Laser

Herbert G. Winful mainly focuses on Optics, Optoelectronics, Laser, Brillouin scattering and Fiber Bragg grating. His Optics study frequently involves adjacent topics like Group delay and phase delay. The Optoelectronics study combines topics in areas such as Lens and Port.

His Brillouin scattering research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Brillouin zone and Grating. His work carried out in the field of Fiber Bragg grating brings together such families of science as Fiber laser and Photonic-crystal fiber. His research in Fiber laser intersects with topics in Polarization-maintaining optical fiber, Graded-index fiber and Single-mode optical fiber.

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Best Publications

Theory of bistability in nonlinear distributed feedback structures

Herbert G. Winful;J. H. Marburger;E. Garmire.
Applied Physics Letters (1979)

628 Citations

Synchronized chaos and spatiotemporal chaos in arrays of coupled lasers.

Herbert G. Winful;Lutfur Rahman.
Physical Review Letters (1990)

418 Citations

Physical origin of the Gouy phase shift.

Simin Feng;Herbert G. Winful.
Optics Letters (2001)

411 Citations

Generation of narrow-band terahertz radiation via optical rectification of femtosecond pulses in periodically poled lithium niobate

Y.-S. Lee;T. Meade;V. Perlin;H. Winful.
Applied Physics Letters (2000)

366 Citations

Tunneling time, the Hartman effect, and superluminality: A proposed resolution of an old paradox

Herbert G. Winful.
Physics Reports (2006)

361 Citations

Polarization instabilities in birefringent nonlinear media: application to fiber-optic devices

Herbert G. Winful.
Optics Letters (1986)

279 Citations

Optimal design of flat-gain wide-band fiber Raman amplifiers

V.E. Perlin;H.G. Winful.
Journal of Lightwave Technology (2002)

270 Citations

Pulse compression in optical fiber filters

Herbert G. Winful.
Applied Physics Letters (1985)

259 Citations

Dynamics of phase-locked semiconductor laser arrays

S. S. Wang;H. G. Winful.
Applied Physics Letters (1988)

259 Citations

Stability of phase locking in coupled semiconductor laser arrays

H. G. Winful;S. S. Wang.
Applied Physics Letters (1988)

247 Citations

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