John Chang has received the 2014 Graduate Newport Research Award for his accomplishments as a graduate student in the field of photonics. A link to the article can be found here. Dr. Chang will be joining MIT Lincoln Labs after his graduation this spring.
Dr. John Chang has completed his FPO and will be graduating this spring. His thesis was entitled, "Microwave Photonic Filters for Interference Cancellation and Adaptive Beamforming." He will be working for MIT Lincoln Labs in Boston, MA next year.
Yue Tian has also completed his FPO and will graduate this spring. His thesis was entitled, "Ultrafast Photonic Neuromorphic Processing and Nonlinearity Mitigation in Long-haul Transmissions by Nonlinear Optical Signal Processing." Yue will be working at NEC Labs next year in Princeton, NJ.
Optical Coding Theory with Prime has just been published by Wing Kwong, Professor of Engineering at Hofstra University. He graduated from the Lightwave Communications Laboratory with a Ph. D. in 1992. More information can be found here. A quote from the book review is included below: