Selected Invited Presentations

         Ultrafast Pulse Shaping and Applications [Tutorial] A.M. Weiner, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, San Jose, CA, May 16-21, 2010.

         Measurements in Support of Optical Arbitrary Waveform Generation [Invited] A.M. Weiner, 9th Optical Fiber Measurements Conference, National Physical Laboratory, Teddington, UK, Sept. 16-18, 2009.

         Ultrabroadband Radio-Frequency Photonics [Invited] A.M. Weiner, 4th Asia-Pacific Microwave Photonics Conference, Beijing, China, April 22-24, 2009.

         Line by Line Pulse Shaping and Arbitrary Optical Waveform Generation [Invited] A.M. Weiner, Advanced Solid-State Photonics, Denver, CO, February 1-4, 2009.

         Photonically Implemented Ultrawideband RF Matched Filtering [Invited] A.M. Weiner and E. Hamidi, IEEE Lasers & Electro-Optics Society Annual Meeting, Newport Beach, CA, November 9-13, 2008.

         Pulse Shaping and Control of Optical RF Phase [Invited] A.M. Weiner, OSA Topical Meeting on Coherent Optical Technology and Applications, Boston, MA, July 13-16, 2008.

         PMD Compensation at Ultra-high Bit Rates [Tutorial] A.M. Weiner, Optical Fiber Communications Conference, San Diego, CA, February 24-28, 2008.

         Photonically-Synthesized Waveforms to Combat Broadband Antenna Phase Distortion [Invited] A.M. Weiner, J.D. McKinney, and D. Peroulis, 2007 IEEE International Topical Meeting on Microwave Photonics, Victoria, BC Canada, October 3-5, 2007.

         Wavelength-Parallel Pulse Generation and Equalization Technologies [Invited] A.M. Weiner, Third International Symposium on Ultrafast Photonic Technologies, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, August 20-21, 2007.

         Spectral Line-by-Line Pulse Shaping [Invited] A.M. Weiner, Z. Jiang, D.E. Leaird, C.-B. Huang, and J. Caraquitena, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO)-Europe and International Quantum Electronics Conference, Munich, Germany, June 17-22, 2007.

         Linear and Low Power Nonlinear Processing for Optical Code Division Multiplexing (OCDMA), Short Pulse Transmission, and Measurement - [Invited] A. M. Weiner, IEEE LEOS Summer Topical Meeting on "Optical Signal Processing: Theory, Technologies and Applications," San Diego, CA, July 25-27, 2005.

         Photonic Time-Domain Electromagnetic Arbitrary Waveform Generation - [Invited] A.M. Weiner and J. D. McKinney, Conference on Lasers and Electro-optics, Baltimore, MD, May 23-27, 2005.

         Experimental Demonstration of Code Translation in Spectrally Phase Coded O-CDMA - [Invited] Z. Jiang, D. S. Seo, D. E. Leaird, A. M. Weiner, R. V. Roussev, C. Langrock, M. M. Fejer, Conference on Lasers and Electro-optics, Baltimore, MD, May 23-27, 2005.

         Wavelength-Parallel Technology for PMD Compensation and Sensing - [Invited Workshop Presentation] A. M. Weiner, Optical Fiber Communications Conference, Anaheim, CA, March 6-11, 2005.

         Femtosecond Pulse Shaping: Laser Machining and Frequency Conversion - [Invited] A.M. Weiner I. H. Chowdhury, H. Wang, and X. Xu, 34th Winter Colloquium on the Physics of Quantum Electronics, Snowbird, UT, January 5-8, 2004.

         Ultrafast Optics Techniques for Microwave/Millimeter-Wave Arbitrary Waveform Generation - [Invited] A. M. Weiner, J. D. McKinney, D. E. Leaird, I. Lin, D. S. Seo, F. S. Toong, and S. Xiao, IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting, Tucson, AZ, October 2003.

         Ultrafast Optical Signal Processing: A Parallel Processing Approach - [Invited] Europe-U.S.-Japan Symposium on Ultrafast Photonic Technology, Makuhari, Japan, July 2003.

         Very High Speed Pulse Sequence Generation via Femtosecond Read-out of Arrayed Waveguide Gratings - [Invited] A.M. Weiner, D. E. Leaird, K. Okamoto, S. Kamei, M. Ishii, and A. Sugita, Integrated Photonics Research Conference, Vancouver, Canada, July 17-19, 2002.

         Femtosecond Optical Information Processing via Femtosecond Fourier Optics - [Plenary] A. M. Weiner, International Conference on Optics in Computing, Taipei, Taiwan, April 8-11, 2002.

         Optical Information Processing and Waveform Shaping with Femtosecond Pulses - [Invited Tutorial] A.M. Weiner, Pacific Rim Conference on Lasers and Electro-optics, Chiba, Japan, July 15-19, 2001.

         Programmable Femtosecond Pulse Shaping and Processing - [Invited Tutorial] A.M. Weiner, Conference on Lasers and Electro-optics, Baltimore, MD May 6-11, 2001.

         Nonlinear Optical Processing of Femtosecond Waveforms Using Second Harmonic Generation - [Invited] A.M. Weiner, OSA Nonlinear Guided Waves and their Applications conference, Clearwater, FL, March 25-28, 2001.