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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Electronics and Electrical Engineering H-index 87 Citations 31,053 680 World Ranking 98 National Ranking 1

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Awards & Achievements

2017 - OSA Fellows Roel G. F. Baets Ghent University – IMEC, Belgium “for major contributions to silicon photonics and service to the photonics community” (Engineering, Application and Development)

2007 - IEEE Fellow For contributions to silicon photonics and to photonic integration

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Optics
  • Quantum mechanics
  • Laser

Roel Baets spends much of his time researching Optics, Optoelectronics, Silicon on insulator, Photonics and Silicon. His Optics and Grating, Diffraction grating, Semiconductor laser theory, Resonator and Laser investigations all form part of his Optics research activities. His study in Photonic integrated circuit, Silicon photonics, Nanophotonics, Waveguide and Photonic crystal is done as part of Optoelectronics.

His Silicon on insulator research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Waveguide, Lithography, Arrayed waveguide grating, Photolithography and Refractive index. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Wafer, Nanotechnology, Silicon nitride, Electronic circuit and Insertion loss. Roel Baets focuses mostly in the field of Silicon, narrowing it down to matters related to Absorption and, in some cases, Dispersion and Optical switch.

His most cited work include:

  • Silicon microring resonators (1210 citations)
  • Nanophotonic waveguides in silicon-on-insulator fabricated with CMOS technology (697 citations)
  • All-optical high-speed signal processing with silicon–organic hybrid slot waveguides (654 citations)

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

His primary areas of study are Optoelectronics, Optics, Silicon on insulator, Photonics and Silicon. His studies examine the connections between Optoelectronics and genetics, as well as such issues in Laser, with regards to Diode. His works in Grating, Semiconductor laser theory, Photonic crystal, Diffraction grating and Wavelength are all subjects of inquiry into Optics.

His Silicon on insulator study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Photodetector, CMOS, Resonator and Photolithography. The study incorporates disciplines such as Silicon nitride, Electronic engineering and Raman spectroscopy in addition to Photonics. The concepts of his Silicon study are interwoven with issues in Waveguide and Nonlinear optics.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Optoelectronics (63.74%)
  • Optics (46.55%)
  • Silicon on insulator (21.44%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2013-2021)?

  • Optoelectronics (63.74%)
  • Silicon photonics (17.05%)
  • Optics (46.55%)

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

Optoelectronics, Silicon photonics, Optics, Silicon and Photonics are his primary areas of study. His research in Optoelectronics intersects with topics in Laser and Raman spectroscopy. His studies in Silicon photonics integrate themes in fields like Silicon on insulator, Semiconductor laser theory, Transfer printing and Integrated circuit.

His study brings together the fields of Waveguide and Optics. His study looks at the intersection of Silicon and topics like Brillouin scattering with Phonon. He combines subjects such as Nanotechnology and Interferometry with his study of Photonics.

Between 2013 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Interaction between light and highly confined hypersound in a silicon photonic nanowire (248 citations)
  • An octave-spanning mid-infrared frequency comb generated in a silicon nanophotonic wire waveguide. (149 citations)
  • Expanding the Silicon Photonics Portfolio With Silicon Nitride Photonic Integrated Circuits (117 citations)

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

  • Optics
  • Quantum mechanics
  • Laser

His scientific interests lie mostly in Optoelectronics, Optics, Silicon photonics, Photonics and Silicon. His Optoelectronics research includes elements of Laser and Raman spectroscopy. His Optics study frequently involves adjacent topics like Waveguide.

His Silicon photonics research includes themes of Silicon on insulator, Semiconductor laser theory, Hybrid silicon laser and Integrated circuit. His Photonics research focuses on Nanotechnology and how it relates to Chip. His Silicon research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Semiconductor, Photothermal spectroscopy, Nonlinear optics and Waveguide.

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Top Publications

Silicon microring resonators

W. Bogaerts;P. De Heyn;T. Van Vaerenbergh;K. De Vos.
Laser & Photonics Reviews (2012)

1479 Citations

Nanophotonic waveguides in silicon-on-insulator fabricated with CMOS technology

W. Bogaerts;R. Baets;P. Dumon;V. Wiaux.
Journal of Lightwave Technology (2005)

981 Citations

Silicon-on-Insulator microring resonator for sensitive and label-free biosensing

Katrien De Vos;Irene Bartolozzi;Etienne Schacht;Peter Bienstman.
Optics Express (2007)

870 Citations

All-optical high-speed signal processing with silicon–organic hybrid slot waveguides

C. Koos;C. Koos;P. Vorreau;T. Vallaitis;P. Dumon.
Nature Photonics (2009)

822 Citations

Grating Couplers for Coupling between Optical Fibers and Nanophotonic Waveguides

Dirk Taillaert;Frederik Van Laere;Melanie Ayre;Wim Bogaerts.
Japanese Journal of Applied Physics (2006)

754 Citations

An out-of-plane grating coupler for efficient butt-coupling between compact planar waveguides and single-mode fibers

D. Taillaert;W. Bogaerts;P. Bienstman;T.F. Krauss.
IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics (2002)

733 Citations

Compact efficient broadband grating coupler for silicon-on-insulator waveguides.

Dirk Taillaert;Peter Bienstman;Roel Baets.
Optics Letters (2004)

654 Citations

What is [mdash] and what is not [mdash] an optical isolator

Dirk Jalas;Alexander Petrov;Manfred Eich;Wolfgang Freude.
Nature Photonics (2013)

560 Citations

Electrically pumped InP-based microdisk lasers integrated with a nanophotonic silicon-on-insulator waveguide circuit.

J. Van Campenhout;P. Rojo Romeo;P. Regreny;C. Seassal.
Optics Express (2007)

554 Citations

Low-loss SOI photonic wires and ring resonators fabricated with deep UV lithography

P. Dumon;W. Bogaerts;V. Wiaux;J. Wouters.
IEEE Photonics Technology Letters (2004)

526 Citations

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