Kevan MacKay wins Gary S. Duck Graduate Scholarship in Photonics

Master student Kevan MacKay won the Gary S. Duck Graduate Scholarship in Photonics, Mathematics and Physics for Ontario Students.


Congratulations Kevan.

March 2, 2020

Professor Ye will receive the 2020 EIC Fellowship

Professor Winnie Ye will receive the 2020 EIC Fellowship (FEIC) from the Engineering Institute of Canada.The fellowship is awarded for her excellence in engineering and services to the profession and to society.

December 11, 2019

Professor Calvin Plett wins IEEE Outstanding Service Award

Professor Clavin Plett won the IEEE Outstanding Service Award at the IEEE Ottawa Section annual general meeting. The award was presented for three decades of service to the IEEE Carleton University Student Branch and the IEEE Ottawa.

Congratulations Dr Plett.

December 11, 2019

Dr. Pavel Cheben receives Public Service Award of Excellence

Dr. Pavel Cheben receives a Public Service Award of Excellence.

An authority in photonics and integrated optics whose discoveries have advanced many disciplines and brought global attention to Canadian research, Dr. Cheben is widely regarded as the father of subwavelength integrated photonics.

His work includes the discovery of a unique optical waveguide and integration of the Fourier transform spectrometer onto a monolithic chip that has light-gathering capabilities over 100 times that of conventional devices.

October 16, 2019

Dr. Pavel Cheben elected a Fellow of the American Physical Society

Exciting news for the Advanced Electronics and Photonics Research Centre and the NRC, as Dr. Pavel Cheben was recently elected a Fellow of the American Physical Society (APS) by the APS Council of Representatives. He was one of three Canadians elected in the 2019 APS cohort.

October 4, 2019

PhD student Shuxia Li's Publication Chosen for Cover Issue

PhD student Shuxia Li's recent publication, "JFET Integration Using a Foundry SOI Photonics Platform," was selected as the Issue Cover for Issue 19, 2019 of Applied Science.


Congratulations Shuxia.

October 4, 2019

Professor Ye has received the 2019 Carleton University Teaching Award

Congratulations to Professor Ye on receiving Provost’s Fellowship in Teaching Award.  This award provides the opportunity to celebrate some of Carleton University’s exceptional faculty and their leadership and commitment to teaching and learning.



September 3, 2019

Professor Gupta has received the 2018 Faculty Graduate Mentoring Award

Congratulations to Professor Gupta on receiving this reward.  This award provides the opportunity to celebrate some of Carleton University’s exceptional faculty and the support, guidance, and mentoring they provide to their students.


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April 3, 2019

Dr. Pavel Cheben was awarded the Order of the Slovak Republic

Dr. Pavel Cheben, an Adjunct Professor at Carleton University, has made pioneering contributions to photonics and integrated optics science and technology. For this, he was honoured with the Order of the Slovak Republic, which he recently received from President Andrej Kiska.


February 7, 2019

Congratulations to Dr Winnie Ye on receiving the Engineering Medal for Research and Development for her work with silicon photonic research

November 19, 2018

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