2006-2010

Jeffrey Lee

PhD graduation date: 2009 December 10
PhD thesis title: Discrete Multitone Modulation for Short-Range Optical Communications
Presently working at: Philotech GmbH in Munich on OFDM Algorithm and Hardware Design

Maria Garcia Larrode

PhD graduation date:  2008 March 4 (cum laude)
PhD thesis title:  Radio over fiber distributed antenna systems for in-building broadband wireless services
Presently working as:  Researcher at TNO-ICT, Delft

Bas Huiszoon

PhD graduation date:  2008 June 10
PhD thesis title:  Optically transparent multiple access networks employing   incoherent spectral codes
Presently working as:  Post-doctoral researcher at Universidad Autonoma de Madrid (UAM), Spain

Dirk van den Borne

PhD graduation date:  2008 March 19
PhD thesis title:  Robust optical transmission systems:  modulation and equalization
Presently working as:  Project leader at Nokia Siemens Networks, Munich, Germany

Ni Yan

PhD graduation date:  2008 April 14
PhD thesis title:  Towards all-optical label switching   nodes with multicast
Presently working as:  Consultant at Price Waterhouse Coopers, Amsterdam

Christos Tsekrekos

PhD graduation date:  2008 January 14
PhD thesis title:  Mode group diversity multiplexing in multimode fiber transmission systems
Presently working as: Research scientist at High-Speed Networks and Optical Communications, Athens Information Technology Center - AIT

Zhonggui Li

PhD graduation date:  2007 June 12
PhD thesis title:  Ultrafast all-optical signal processing using semiconductor optical amplifiers
Presently working as:  Staff member at ABN AMRO head office

Sander Jansen

PhD graduation date:  2006 June 26
PhD thesis title:  Optical phase conjugation in fiber-optic transmission systems
Worked as:  Post-doctoral researcher at KDDI, Japan
Presently working as:  Staff member at Nokia Siemens Networks, Munich, Germany

Shaoxian Zhang

PhD graduation date:  2006 October 5
PhD thesis title:  Optical multi-stable operations of coupled lasers
Presently working as:  Researcher at ASML, Veldhoven

Jaroslaw Turkiewicz

PhD graduation date:  2006 October 2
PhD thesis title:  Applications of O-band semiconductor optical amplifiers in fibre-optics
Presently working as:  Assistant Professor at Warsaw University of Technology, Poland, and Expert at Polish Telecom R&D, Warsaw, Poland

Juan Jose Vegas Olmos

PhD graduation date:  2006 October 23
PhD thesis title:  Label-controlled optical switching nodes
Worked as:  Post-doctoral researcher at Osaka University, Japan
Presently working as: Researcher at Hitachi, Japan 

Ronald Schimmel

PhD graduation date:  2006 November 7
PhD thesis title:  Towards more efficient praseodymium doped fibre amplifiers for the O-band 
Presently working as:  Staff member at Corus, Ijmuiden

Erwin Verdurmen

PhD graduation date:  2006 November 28
PhD thesis title:  Optical time domain add-drop multiplexing employing fiber nonlinearities
Presently working as:  Researcher at ASML, Veldhoven