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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
Electronics and Electrical Engineering D-index 43 Citations 6,123 243 World Ranking 1609 National Ranking 718

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2018 - OSA Fellows Nicolas K. Fontaine Nokia Bell Lab., USA For groundbreaking contributions to spatial-multiplexing components and systems, ultra-high-speed receivers using digital optical bandwidth interleaving, and wavelength-selective switches.

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Optics
  • Telecommunications
  • Laser

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Optics, Multiplexing, Electronic engineering, Photonics and Optical communication. His Optics study focuses on Wavelength-division multiplexing in particular. His work in the fields of Multiplexing, such as Time-division multiplexing, overlaps with other areas such as Transfer matrix.

His Electronic engineering research incorporates elements of Polarization, Bit error rate, Modulation and Signal processing. His Photonics research includes elements of Routing protocol, Insertion loss, Multi-mode optical fiber and Photonic-crystal fiber. The various areas that he examines in his Optical communication study include Photonic integrated circuit, Phase-shift keying, Keying, Silicon photonics and Integrated circuit.

His most cited work include:

  • Mode-selective photonic lanterns for space-division multiplexing (241 citations)
  • Demonstration of free space coherent optical communication using integrated silicon photonic orbital angular momentum devices (177 citations)
  • Geometric requirements for photonic lanterns in space division multiplexing. (152 citations)

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

His scientific interests lie mostly in Optics, Multiplexing, Electronic engineering, Optoelectronics and Photonics. His Optics study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Waveform and Phase-shift keying. His work carried out in the field of Multiplexing brings together such families of science as Wavelength, Multi-mode optical fiber, Transmission, Multiplexer and Signal processing.

His study in Electronic engineering is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Polarization, MIMO and Bit error rate. Cladding is closely connected to Amplifier in his research, which is encompassed under the umbrella topic of Optoelectronics. His Photonics study incorporates themes from Space division multiplexing and Insertion loss.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Optics (58.93%)
  • Multiplexing (25.07%)
  • Electronic engineering (24.53%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2019-2021)?

  • Optics (58.93%)
  • Optoelectronics (23.20%)
  • Multiplexing (25.07%)

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

His main research concerns Optics, Optoelectronics, Multiplexing, Transmission and Multi-mode optical fiber. Many of his studies on Optics apply to Phase as well. Nicolas K. Fontaine combines subjects such as Space division multiplexing, Bandwidth, Optical fiber, Bandwidth and Amplifier with his study of Optoelectronics.

Nicolas K. Fontaine has researched Multiplexing in several fields, including Phase-shift keying, Cladding and Wideband. His Transmission research incorporates themes from Fiber, Field, Impulse response, L band and Electronic engineering. His Multi-mode optical fiber research integrates issues from Time-division multiplexing, MIMO and Mode coupling.

Between 2019 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Remote Spatio-Temporal Focusing Over Multimode Fiber Enabled by Single-Ended Channel Estimation (5 citations)
  • 172 Tb/s C+L Band Transmission over 2040 km Strongly Coupled 3-Core Fiber (4 citations)
  • Low-Loss Low-MDL Core Multiplexer for 3-Core Coupled-Core Multi-Core Fiber (4 citations)

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

  • Optics
  • Telecommunications
  • Laser

His primary scientific interests are in Optoelectronics, Optics, Optical fiber, Phase-shift keying and Electronic engineering. His studies in Optoelectronics integrate themes in fields like Space division multiplexing, Bandwidth, Bandwidth and Multi-mode optical fiber. His Optics study combines topics in areas such as Transmission and Phase modulation.

His Phase modulation research includes themes of Coupling loss, Modulation, Wavelength-division multiplexing, Voltage and Optical polarization. Nicolas K. Fontaine has included themes like MIMO, Convergence, Multiplexing and Projection in his Phase-shift keying study. His Electronic engineering research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Power and Optical fiber cable.

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Best Publications

Mode-selective photonic lanterns for space-division multiplexing

Sergio G. Leon-Saval;Nicolas K. Fontaine;Joel R. Salazar-Gil;Burcu Ercan.
Optics Express (2014)

322 Citations

Demonstration of free space coherent optical communication using integrated silicon photonic orbital angular momentum devices

Tiehui Su;Ryan P. Scott;Stevan S. Djordjevic;Nicolas K. Fontaine.
Optics Express (2012)

228 Citations

30×30 MIMO transmission over 15 spatial modes

Nicolas K. Fontaine;Roland Ryf;Haoshuo Chen;Amado Velazquez Benitez.
optical fiber communication conference (2015)

226 Citations

32-bit/s/Hz spectral efficiency WDM transmission over 177-km few-mode fiber

R. Ryf;S. Randel;N. K. Fontaine;M. Montoliu.
optical fiber communication conference (2013)

206 Citations

Geometric requirements for photonic lanterns in space division multiplexing.

Nicolas K. Fontaine;Roland Ryf;Joss Bland-Hawthorn;Sergio G. Leon-Saval.
Optics Express (2012)

189 Citations

Real-time full-field arbitrary optical waveform measurement

Nicolas K. Fontaine;Ryan P. Scott;Linjie Zhou;Francisco M. Soares.
Nature Photonics (2010)

180 Citations

Survey of photonic switching architectures and technologies in support of spatially and spectrally flexible optical networking [invited]

Dan M. Marom;Paul D. Colbourne;Antonio D’Errico;Nicolas K. Fontaine.
Journal of Optical Communications and Networking (2017)

172 Citations

All-fiber mode-group-selective photonic lantern using graded-index multimode fibers.

Bin Huang;Nicolas K. Fontaine;Roland Ryf;Binbin Guan.
Optics Express (2015)

135 Citations

Free-space coherent optical communication with orbital angular, momentum multiplexing/demultiplexing using a hybrid 3D photonic integrated circuit

Binbin Guan;Ryan P. Scott;Chuan Qin;Nicolas K. Fontaine.
Optics Express (2014)

132 Citations

Laguerre-Gaussian mode sorter.

Nicolas K. Fontaine;Roland Ryf;Haoshuo Chen;David T. Neilson.
Nature Communications (2019)

132 Citations

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