物理与材料科学学院

Peter R. Herman:The art of nonlinear laser interaction – structuring novel optical-mechanical-microfluidic devices in transparent glass, fiber and film

发布日期: 2017-05-12   作者:  浏览次数: 67

讲座题目:The art of nonlinear laser interaction – structuring novel optical-mechanical-microfluidic devices in transparent glass, fiber and film

主讲人:Peter R. Herman

主持人:程亚

开始时间:2017-05-16 10:00:00

讲座地址:理科大楼A510报告厅

主办单位:精密光谱科学与技术国家重点实验室与科技处

报告人简介:

Peter R. Herman received the B.Eng. degree (1980) in Engineering Physics at McMaster University.  He earned MASc (1982) and PhD (1986) degrees studying lasers and diatomic spectroscopy in the Physics Department at the University of Toronto that followed with a post-doctoral position at the Institute of Laser Engineering in Osaka University, Japan (1987) to the study of laser-plasma physics and x-ray lasers. He joined the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Toronto in 1988 where he holds a full professor position.  Professor Herman directs a large and collaborative research group that develops and applies laser technology and advanced beam delivery systems to control and harvest laser interactions in new frontiers of 3-D nanofabrication.  Our mantra is: “We begin with light and we end with light devices.” To this end we are inventing new methods for processing internally inside optical materials that carveout highly compact and functionallightwave circuits, microfluidics, optofluidic systems, biophotonic sensors, and smart medical catheters. Our end goals are inventing new manufacturing processes and extending optical device and Lab-on-a-chip concepts towards more compact Lab-in-a-fiber and Lab-in-a-film microsystems. Professor Herman is OSA fellow, holds several patents, spun out one company (FiLaser), and has published over 300 papers in journals and conference proceedings.