• School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University

      B4 7ET Birmingham

      United Kingdom

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    Research Interests

    Optical communications, Raman amplification, ultra-wideband transmissions, fibre nonlinearity compensation, Raman fibre laser. 


    I am currently a Research Fellow at Aston Institute of Photonic Technologies (AiPT).

    • Authored/co-authored 119 papers in high-impact journals and conferences, 20 invited presentations at international conferences, and one invited book chapter.
    • PI of Royal Society International Exchange Grant and Aston Impact Fund
    • R-Co-I/Co-I of UKRI EPSRC Standard Research Grant, NSFC Grant, and industrial funding
    • Subcommittee Chair in TOP 2023-2025, Co-Chair/Organiser of sessions in ICTON 2018-2024, PIERS 2021-2024, IEEE-SUM 2022-2023, TPC member in ACP 2021

    Teaching Activity

    Module Lead of Optical Communications Systems (EE3OPC, EE4OPC)

    Module Lead of Digital Communication and Information Theory (EE3DCI, EE4DCI)

    Membership of Professional Bodies

    Full Member of EPSRC Peer Review College 

    Member of Optica

    Fellowship of Advance HE

    External positions

    Visiting Research Fellow, School of Engineering, University of Warwick, Warwick, UK.


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