Optoelectronics Expert 463340 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Optoelectronics with a broad technological expertise. I have experience with electronic engineering, optical communications, optoelectronics (LEDs, laser diodes), photonics (PICs, OEICs, silicon photonics, polarizers, MEMS, optical switches, solar cells), semiconductors (CMOS, SOI, SoS), materials (GaN, GaAs, SiGe, InP, SiC, REO, Sapphire), fabrication (III-V, Silicon), eptitaxy (MOCVD, MBE, CVD), and optics/microelectronics packaging/assembly. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes a variety of optoelectronic/optic and electronic materials, epitaxy, components, systems, integrated circuits, and networks.

Professional Experiences

My professional experience includes being a CEO and President of a manufacturing company of photonic integrated circuits, as well as a Full Professor and Chair of Optoelectronics. I have prior experience as a General Manager and Chief Technology Officer of a company that manufactures epitaxial growth of rare earth oxide buffer layer materials. 

Relevant Experiences

I’ve cleaved fibers before in R&D using manual techniques as well as cleaving machines for the following types of fibers:

-single mode
-fiber ribbons of multimode

I’ve also used microscopy to inspect and evaluate cleaving quality in fibers.


D.EngEngineeringUniversity of Bradford UK
PhDUniversity of Bradford
MBAUniversity of Bradford
B.Eng u2013 HonorsUniversity of Bradford UK

Licenses Certifications

Awards & Affiliation

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Optical Society (OSA)
International Society for Optics and Photonics (SPIE)
American Physical Society (APS)

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases