OSA members Akshit Peer and Gautam Prabhakar, students of Bachelor of Technology (final year) at Delhi Technological University, India presented a paper entitled “A Microstructured Dual-Core Dispersion Compensating Fiber Design for Large-Mode-Area and High Negative Dispersion” authored by Akshit Peer, Gautam Prabhakar, Vipul Rastogi and Ajeet Kumar, at the 11th International Conference on Fiber Optics and Photonics (PHOTONICS 2012) at the Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai. Akshit Peer and Gautam Prabhakar were among the few undergraduate students whose paper was selected for presentation at the meeting. Akshit Peer and Gautam Prabhakar also received the PHOTONICS 2012 Best Paper Award. The paper is available online
on OSA Publishing's Digital Library.