Mahmoud Fallahi received his B.S. degree from the University of Dijon, France, in 1984, and his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Paul Sabatier and LAAS-CNRS Toulouse, France, in 1986 and 1988, respectively. In 1989, he joined the Institute for Microstructural Sciences at the National Research Council of Canada as a Postdoctoral Research Associate. He then became a Research Scientist at the Institute for Microstructural Science during 1992–1995. In 1995, he joined the Optical Sciences Center at the University of Arizona as an Assistant Professor. He is currently a Professor at the College of Optical Sciences, University of Arizona. During 2000-2001, he spent a year at Coretek-Nortel as the Director of Active Products, developing high power semiconductor lasers. Dr. Fallahi has served as Conference Chair and Program Committee member in a number of international conferences in the field of semiconductor lasers and integrated optics. He has also served on NSF review panels, as proposal reviewer and as editor for conference proceedings. His current research interests include high-power semiconductor lasers, photonic integrated circuits, photovoltaic components, hybrid sol-gel integrated optics, and nanophotonics.
Biography Updated on 23 January 2008