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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Electronics and Electrical Engineering H-index 112 Citations 47,479 1,231 World Ranking 25 National Ranking 14

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Awards & Achievements

2015 - Fellow, National Academy of Inventors

2005 - Member of the National Academy of Engineering For contributions to the development of high-speed semiconductor lasers and other optical devices for optical switching and communications systems.

2003 - OSA Fellows For contributions to advanced components for optical networking.

1996 - Fellow of American Physical Society (APS) Citation For contributions to the understanding of the ultrafast characteristics of optoelectronic devices and materials

1993 - IEEE Fellow For contributions to the understanding and demonstration of novel ultrafast semiconductor lasers, photo detectors, and transmission systems.

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Optics
  • Quantum mechanics
  • Laser

His primary areas of investigation include Optoelectronics, Optics, Laser, Semiconductor laser theory and Silicon. His Quantum well research extends to Optoelectronics, which is thematically connected. His study looks at the relationship between Semiconductor laser theory and topics such as Laser linewidth, which overlap with Resonator.

His Silicon research integrates issues from Wafer, Waveguide and Integrated circuit. John E. Bowers has researched Hybrid silicon laser in several fields, including Silicon photonics and Optical amplifier. His Photonics research incorporates elements of Waveguide and Engineering physics.

His most cited work include:

  • Electrically pumped hybrid AlGaInAs-silicon evanescent laser (1017 citations)
  • Recent progress in lasers on silicon (770 citations)
  • Roadmap on silicon photonics (499 citations)

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

John E. Bowers spends much of his time researching Optoelectronics, Optics, Laser, Silicon and Semiconductor laser theory. His study looks at the intersection of Optoelectronics and topics like Quantum well with Photoluminescence. Laser and Diode are commonly linked in his work.

His Silicon study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Wafer and Epitaxy. His Semiconductor laser theory research includes elements of Mode-locking and Modulation. His research integrates issues of Photodiode and Quantum efficiency in his study of Photodetector.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Optoelectronics (72.46%)
  • Optics (44.37%)
  • Laser (31.67%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2015-2021)?

  • Optoelectronics (72.46%)
  • Laser (31.67%)
  • Silicon (24.24%)

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

Optoelectronics, Laser, Silicon, Photonics and Optics are his primary areas of study. Optoelectronics is often connected to Epitaxy in his work. His Laser research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Diode and Resonator.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Wafer, Dark current, Modulation and Integrated circuit. The concepts of his Photonics study are interwoven with issues in Semiconductor, Nonlinear optics, Frequency comb, Transceiver and Electronic engineering. His study in Gyroscope extends to Optics with its themes.

Between 2015 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Roadmap on silicon photonics (499 citations)
  • An optical-frequency synthesizer using integrated photonics (325 citations)
  • An Integrated-Photonics Optical-Frequency Synthesizer (263 citations)

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

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Optics
  • Laser

His primary scientific interests are in Optoelectronics, Laser, Silicon, Photonics and Optics. His Optoelectronics study focuses mostly on Silicon photonics, Photonic integrated circuit, Quantum dot laser, Quantum dot and Resonator. His work is dedicated to discovering how Laser, Soliton are connected with Spectroscopy and other disciplines.

John E. Bowers combines subjects such as Optical communication, Dark current, Modulation and Integrated circuit with his study of Silicon. His Photonics research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Semiconductor, Nonlinear optics, Frequency comb, Fiber laser and Electronic engineering. His Optics research incorporates themes from Gyroscope and Silicon nitride.

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Top Publications

Electrically pumped hybrid AlGaInAs-silicon evanescent laser

Alexander W. Fang;Hyundai Park;Oded Cohen;Richard Jones.
Optics Express (2006)

1324 Citations

Recent progress in lasers on silicon

Di Liang;John E. Bowers.
Nature Photonics (2010)

948 Citations

All-optical label swapping networks and technologies

D.J. Blumenthal;B.-E. Olsson;G. Rossi;T.E. Dimmick.
Journal of Lightwave Technology (2000)

598 Citations

Roadmap on silicon photonics

David Thomson;Aaron Zilkie;John E Bowers;Tin Komljenovic.
Journal of Optics (2016)

549 Citations

Monolithic germanium/silicon avalanche photodiodes with 340 GHz gain-bandwidth product

Yimin Kang;Han-Din Liu;Han-Din Liu;Mike Morse;Mario J. Paniccia.
Nature Photonics (2009)

539 Citations

Effective band gap inhomogeneity and piezoelectric field in InGaN/GaN multiquantum well structures

S. F. Chichibu;A. C. Abare;M. S. Minsky;S. Keller.
Applied Physics Letters (1998)

518 Citations

High speed quantum-well lasers and carrier transport effects

R. Nagarajan;M. Ishikawa;T. Fukushima;R.S. Geels.
IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics (1992)

516 Citations

III‐V/silicon photonics for on‐chip and intra‐chip optical interconnects

Günther Roelkens;Liu Liu;Di Liang;Richard Jones.
Laser & Photonics Reviews (2010)

487 Citations

Ultrawide-band long-wavelength p-i-n photodetectors

J. Bowers;C. Burrus.
Journal of Lightwave Technology (1987)

474 Citations

Nature of wavelength chirping in directly modulated semiconductor lasers

T.L. Koch;John E. Bowers.
Electronics Letters (1984)

450 Citations

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