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Catching the wave

Yariv, Amnon (2000) Catching the wave. IEEE Journal on Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, 6 (6). pp. 1478-1489. ISSN 1077-260X. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:YARieeejstqe00

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Abstract

The author describes his career from leaving the Israeli Army in the summer of 1950 to date. He describes his work in optics during this time. He expresses his surprise by the wonderful and exciting opportunities afforded to him by the study of waves. Particularly exciting he feels was, and still is, the opportunity to surf these waves together with the very talented graduate students at the unique setting and ambiance of his (scientific) home for 36 years - Caltech.


Item Type:Article
Additional Information:© Copyright 2006 IEEE. Reprinted with permission. Manuscript received October 31, 2000. Invited paper. Millennium issue of the Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, 6(6), November/December 2000.
Subject Keywords:Integrated optics, semiconductor lasers
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Alternative URL:http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/2944.902204
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