Sooraj M S
T L Jagadeeshwar
Padmanabhan AMS student working on Phase control techniques in Coherent Beam Combining
Sooraj M SP.hD. student working on High Power Fiber Lasers and Coherent Beam Combining.
Neethu SasikumarPh.D student working on Distributed Acoustic Sensing.
Abhinav AgarwalMS student working on Distributed Dynamic Strain Sensing using Stimulated Brillouin Scattering.
Manas SrivastavaPh.D student working on All-optical clock recovery through injection locking of lasers.
Yusuf PanbiharwalaPhD student working on High power fiber lasers.
T L JagadeeshwarPhD student working on Structural Health Monitoring of Composites using embedded fiber Bragg grantings.
Suma HPhD student working on Detecting Onset of Combustion Instability in Gas Turbines Through Fiber Optic Sensors.
Pachava SrinivasPhD student working on Amplification of orbital angular momentum beams in fiber.
Shahna M Haneef
Bharath Kumar Lagishetty
Shahna M HaneefAffiliation with Dr. Balaji: PhD in Accurate Determination of Brillouin Frequency Shift in Brillouin Optical Time domain Analysis (BOTDA).
Bharath Kumar LagishettyAffiliation with Dr. Balaji: Masters in Investigating Distributed Temperature Sensing (DTS) in single mode and multimode fibers. Experimental results are validated using Matlab model.
Present Working status: "Research Engineer, OFS Fitel. Implementation of Advanced Modulation Formats for Coherent Optical Communication Systems. Study on Linear and Non-linear effects of fiber. Optimization of hybrid Raman-EDFA configuration for long haul fiber optic communication systems. Estimating the channel capacity of optical communication links. Machine learning algorithms especially convolutional neural network(CNN) models are implemented to estimate fault detection."
Anish BekalAffiliation with Dr. Balaji: Ph.D. in Mode Locked Fiber laser Current working status: Forbes Marshall, Design of optical sensors.
Bharathwaj NarasimhanAffiliation with Dr. Balaji: MS in Investigation of light scattering profiles for static solar collectors.
Current working status: Optical Design Research Fellow - Agilent Technologies Inc. Optical design for spectroscopy related applications.
Pabitro RayAffiliation with Dr. Balaji: Masters in Fiber Bragg grating based structural health monitoring using feature-guided ultrasonic waves.
Venkatesh VaradhanAffiliation with Dr. Balaji: Master in Optical Time Domain Reflector.
Current working status: AVP, Hardware Electronics Engineering Delivery at Littlemore Innovation Labs Pte Ltd.
Bhargav SomepalliAffiliation with Dr. Balaji: Ph.D. in Distributed Dynamic Strain Sensing using Stimulated Brillouin Scattering.
Current working status: Postdoctoral Fellow at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong.
Srijith KAffiliation with Dr. Balaji: Ph.D. in FBG Sensors.
Current working status: Project Associate, IIT Madras.
R.Vaithya Sundary Devi
Siva Subramaniyam C N
Vidya MohanProject officer
Prakash RameshMechanical works in UWC project
Universe Jasmine.AAnalog Interrogator Board with Low noise.
R.Vaithya Sundary DeviFabrication of FBG , Splicing and Tapering
Siva Subramaniyam C NFeasibility Study of UnderWater Laser Communication
Linslal C L
Awakash DixitI am working on the design and development of Diffractive Optical Element based Coherent Beam Combining of High Power laser beams at IIT Madras.
Linslal C LI am working in coherent beam combining of high power fiber amplifiers. In this work, we are combining multiple high power fiber amplifier outputs coherently to scale up the optical power beyond the limitations of individual fiber amplifiers.