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

Nahla Abouelkheir has received the Micro-Nanosystems Design Award

Congratulations to Nahla on winning this prestigious award.  This award recognizes novel use or development of Computer Aided Design (CAD) tools or design methods leading to the improved manufacture and application of sophisticated micro-nanosystem prototypes relevant to Canadian industry.


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November 5, 2018

Professor Qijun Zhang Appointed Chancellor's Professor

October 2, 2018

Adjunct Professors Dr. Pavel Cheben and Dr. Jens Schmid have publicized a review paper on Nature

September 7, 2018

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