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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Electronics and Electrical Engineering H-index 81 Citations 26,973 763 World Ranking 139 National Ranking 77

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Awards & Achievements

2016 - Fellow, National Academy of Inventors

2014 - IEEE David Sarnoff Award “For contributions to semiconductor lasers a photonic integrated circuits.”

2004 - Member of the National Academy of Engineering For major contributions to diode lasers, especially vertical-cavity and widely tunable distributed Bragg reflector lasers.

1982 - IEEE Fellow For contributions to surface acoustic wave resonator filters, long delay lines, and monolithic acoustoelectric signal processing devices.

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Optics
  • Laser
  • Quantum mechanics

His primary areas of study are Optoelectronics, Optics, Laser, Semiconductor laser theory and Quantum well. His work is connected to Tunable laser, Distributed Bragg reflector laser, Diode, Photonic integrated circuit and Distributed Bragg reflector, as a part of Optoelectronics. His research related to Wavelength, Vertical-cavity surface-emitting laser, Gallium arsenide, Grating and Waveguide might be considered part of Optics.

His studies in Laser integrate themes in fields like Diffraction grating and Wavelength-division multiplexing. The study incorporates disciplines such as Semiconductor device, Bragg's law, Bandwidth, Etching and Quantum efficiency in addition to Semiconductor laser theory. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Ion implantation, Exciton, Condensed matter physics and Photoluminescence.

His most cited work include:

  • Diode Lasers and Photonic Integrated Circuits (1165 citations)
  • Theory, design, and performance of extended tuning range semiconductor lasers with sampled gratings (556 citations)
  • Diode Lasers and Photonic Integrated Circuits: Coldren/Diode Lasers 2E (462 citations)

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

Larry A. Coldren spends much of his time researching Optoelectronics, Optics, Laser, Semiconductor laser theory and Quantum well. Tunable laser, Photonic integrated circuit, Gallium arsenide, Distributed Bragg reflector laser and Wavelength are the primary areas of interest in his Optoelectronics study. As a part of the same scientific family, Larry A. Coldren mostly works in the field of Photonic integrated circuit, focusing on Electronic engineering and, on occasion, Phase modulation.

His Laser research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Diode, Wavelength-division multiplexing and Modulation. His Semiconductor laser theory research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Etching and Waveguide. His studies deal with areas such as Molecular beam epitaxy, Condensed matter physics and Photoluminescence as well as Quantum well.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Optoelectronics (75.57%)
  • Optics (59.76%)
  • Laser (43.96%)

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

  • Optoelectronics (75.57%)
  • Optics (59.76%)
  • Photonic integrated circuit (15.80%)

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

Optoelectronics, Optics, Photonic integrated circuit, Laser and Photonics are his primary areas of study. His study in Optoelectronics is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Vertical-cavity surface-emitting laser and Optical amplifier. His research links Phase-locked loop with Optics.

His work deals with themes such as Optical filter, Distributed Bragg reflector laser, Silicon photonics, Waveguide and Interferometry, which intersect with Photonic integrated circuit. His research brings together the fields of Diode and Laser. His Photonics study which covers Electronic engineering that intersects with Signal processing, Wavelength-division multiplexing, Phase-shift keying, Integrated circuit and Chip.

Between 2011 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Diode Lasers and Photonic Integrated Circuits: Coldren/Diode Lasers 2E (462 citations)
  • A fully reconfigurable photonic integrated signal processor (201 citations)
  • Fully integrated hybrid silicon two dimensional beam scanner. (169 citations)

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

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Optics
  • Laser

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Optoelectronics, Optics, Photonic integrated circuit, Laser and Photonics. His Optoelectronics research incorporates elements of Quantum well, Bandwidth and Optical amplifier. His Beam steering, Semiconductor laser theory, Distributed Bragg reflector laser and Hybrid silicon laser study, which is part of a larger body of work in Optics, is frequently linked to Phased-array optics, bridging the gap between disciplines.

His Photonic integrated circuit study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Indium phosphide, Free-space optical communication, Tunable laser, Optical filter and Phase-locked loop. His Laser research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Diode and Gallium arsenide. His Photonics study combines topics in areas such as Emphasis, Electronic engineering and Signal, Signal processing.

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Top Publications

Diode Lasers and Photonic Integrated Circuits

Larry A. Coldren;Scott W. Corzine.
(1995)

4585 Citations

Theory, design, and performance of extended tuning range semiconductor lasers with sampled gratings

V. Jayaraman;Z.-M. Chuang;L.A. Coldren.
IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics (1993)

726 Citations

Diode Lasers and Photonic Integrated Circuits: Coldren/Diode Lasers 2E

Larry A. Coldren;Scott W. Corzine;Milan L. Mašanović.
(2012)

635 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

Picosecond Coherent Optical Manipulation of a Single Electron Spin in a Quantum Dot

J. Berezovsky;M. H. Mikkelsen;N. G. Stoltz;L. A. Coldren.
Science (2008)

587 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

Vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers : design, fabrication, characterization, and applications

Carl W. Wilmsen;H. Temkin;L. A. Coldren.
(2001)

485 Citations

Vertical-Cavity Surface-Emitting Lasers

Carl W. Wilmsen;Henryk Temkin;Larry A. Coldren.
vcse (2001)

483 Citations

Optical anisotropy in a quantum-well-wire array with two-dimensional quantum confinement.

Tsuchiya M;Gaines Jm;Yan Rh;Simes Rj.
Physical Review Letters (1989)

435 Citations

High-frequency single-photon source with polarization control

Stefan Strauf;Stefan Strauf;Nick G. Stoltz;Matthew T. Rakher;Larry A. Coldren.
Nature Photonics (2007)

426 Citations

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