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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Electronics and Electrical Engineering H-index 30 Citations 4,870 213 World Ranking 3559 National Ranking 413

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Awards & Achievements

2009 - OSA Fellows For significant contributions to optical networks and to the understanding of optical transmission in fiber.

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Optics
  • Quantum mechanics
  • Laser

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Optics, Optical fiber, Wavelength, Fiber laser and Laser. His Optics and Polarization, Mode-locking, Saturable absorption, Photonic-crystal fiber and Nonlinear optics investigations all form part of his Optics research activities. Ping Kong Alexander Wai has included themes like Composite material and Signal processing in his Optical fiber study.

His research integrates issues of Amplitude, Kerr effect and Zero-dispersion wavelength in his study of Wavelength. His work deals with themes such as Tunable laser, Erbium, Optical amplifier, Lasing threshold and PHOSFOS, which intersect with Fiber laser. In general Laser study, his work on Quantum well often relates to the realm of Stability, thereby connecting several areas of interest.

His most cited work include:

  • Polarization mode dispersion, decorrelation, and diffusion in optical fibers with randomly varying birefringence (375 citations)
  • Nonlinear pulse propagation in the neighborhood of the zero-dispersion wavelength of monomode optical fibers (360 citations)
  • Application of the Manakov-PMD equation to studies of signal propagation in optical fibers with randomly varying birefringence (324 citations)

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

His primary scientific interests are in Optics, Optoelectronics, Optical fiber, Fiber laser and Dispersion. His studies in Laser, Photonic-crystal fiber, Dispersion-shifted fiber, Wavelength and Fiber Bragg grating are all subfields of Optics research. His Optoelectronics research integrates issues from Injection locking, Nonlinear optics and Optical amplifier.

The Optical fiber study which covers Birefringence that intersects with Polarization. His Fiber laser research focuses on Erbium and how it connects with Ring laser. His work carried out in the field of Dispersion brings together such families of science as Pulse compression, Pulse, Ultrashort pulse, Soliton and Chirp.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Optics (70.88%)
  • Optoelectronics (28.91%)
  • Optical fiber (19.06%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2014-2021)?

  • Optics (70.88%)
  • Optoelectronics (28.91%)
  • Dispersion (15.85%)

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

Ping Kong Alexander Wai mainly focuses on Optics, Optoelectronics, Dispersion, Fiber laser and Wavelength. His study in Photonic-crystal fiber, Laser, Ultrashort pulse, Frequency comb and Pulse is carried out as part of his studies in Optics. His Optoelectronics study combines topics in areas such as Four-wave mixing, Nonlinear optics and Optical fiber.

His Dispersion study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Fiber, Slot-waveguide and Pulse shaping. His Fiber laser study incorporates themes from Fiber Bragg grating, Instability, Signal, Modulation and Longitudinal mode. His Wavelength research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Cross-phase modulation, Envelope, Atomic physics, Mixing and Degenerate energy levels.

Between 2014 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Nonlinear Frequency Division Multiplexed Transmissions Based on NFT (93 citations)
  • Rapid 3D Patterning of Poly(acrylic acid) Ionic Hydrogel for Miniature pH Sensors (81 citations)
  • Alternative Decoding Methods for Optical Communications Based on Nonlinear Fourier Transform (52 citations)

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

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Optics
  • Laser

His scientific interests lie mostly in Optics, Dispersion, Photonics, Optoelectronics and Pulse. His Optical modulator research extends to the thematically linked field of Optics. As part of his studies on Dispersion, he often connects relevant subjects like Laser.

His research on Photonics also deals with topics like

  • Telecommunications which is related to area like Quantization,
  • Silicon which is related to area like Resonance, Inverse scattering problem, Nonlinear optics, Gray code and Raman scattering,
  • Differentiator which intersects with area such as Waveform, Pulse-width modulation and Ideal. Wavelength and Optical communication are among the areas of Optoelectronics where the researcher is concentrating his efforts. His Pulse research incorporates elements of Ultrashort pulse, Nonlinear Schrödinger equation and Soliton.

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Top Publications

Polarization mode dispersion, decorrelation, and diffusion in optical fibers with randomly varying birefringence

P.K.A. Wai;C.R. Menyak.
Journal of Lightwave Technology (1996)

520 Citations

Nonlinear pulse propagation in the neighborhood of the zero-dispersion wavelength of monomode optical fibers

Ping Kong Alexander Wai;C. R. Menyuk;Y. C. Lee;H. H. Chen.
Optics Letters (1986)

508 Citations

Application of the Manakov-PMD equation to studies of signal propagation in optical fibers with randomly varying birefringence

D. Marcuse;C.R. Manyuk;P.K.A. Wai.
Journal of Lightwave Technology (1997)

455 Citations

Radiations by solitons at the zero group-dispersion wavelength of single-mode optical fibers

Ping Kong Alexander Wai;H. H. Chen;Y. C. Lee.
Physical Review A (1990)

300 Citations

Pressure sensor realized with polarization-maintaining photonic crystal fiber-based Sagnac interferometer.

H. Y. Fu;Hwa-yaw Tam;Liyang Shao;Xinyong Dong.
Applied Optics (2008)

297 Citations

Stability of solitons in randomly varying birefringent fibers

P. K. A. Wai;Curtis R. Menyuk;H. H. Chen.
Optics Letters (1991)

275 Citations

Stable and uniform multiwavelength erbium-doped fiber laser using nonlinear polarization rotation.

Xinhuan Feng;Hwa Yaw Tam;Ping Kong Alexander Wai.
Optics Express (2006)

274 Citations

Soliton at the zero-group-dispersion wavelength of a single-model fiber.

Ping Kong Alexander Wai;C. R. Menyuk;H. H. Chen;Y. C. Lee.
Optics Letters (1987)

217 Citations

Soliton fiber ring laser

C. J. Chen;Ping Kong Alexander Wai;C. R. Menyuk.
Optics Letters (1992)

194 Citations

Mechanism of intrinsic wavelength tuning and sideband asymmetry in a passively mode-locked soliton fiber ring laser

W. S. Man;Hwa Yaw Tam;M. S. Demokan;Ping Kong Alexander Wai.
Journal of The Optical Society of America B-optical Physics (2000)

138 Citations

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