Yoshitomo Okawachi

Research Scientist

Research Interests

Optical frequency comb generation in silicon-based waveguides and microresonators, coherent computing based on degenerate optical parametric oscillation in microresonators, parametric nonlinear interactions in photonic devices, slow light, and all-optical signal processing using space-time duality techniques.

Education

BS (Engineering Physics), Cornell University, 2002
MEng (Engineering Physics), Cornell University, 2003
MS (Applied Physics), Cornell University, 2006
PhD (Applied Physics), Cornell University, 2008

Selected Awards and Honors

2017 OSA Ambassador
Tingye Li Innovation Prize, 2017
New Focus/Bookham Student Award 2007