Fiber Modeling and Fabrication (FF)

Fiber Modeling and Fabrication

The scope of the OSA Fiber Modeling and Fabrication Technical Group covers modeling and fabrication of optical fibers for applications including telecommunication, optical networking, sensing, and others.



Join the Fiber Modeling and Fabrication Technical Group for these exciting upcoming webinars:

Novel Materials for Advanced Optical Fibers

When: 24 April 2020, 11:00 - 12:00

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This webinar, presented by John Ballato of Clemson University, will provide a brief history of optical fibers, common fiber materials and conventional manufacturing methods. Following this, newer considerations and applications, such as those relating to datacomms, high energy (fiber) lasers, and infrared fiber sources will be discussed, with a focus on enabling fiber materials and processing. 

Mid-Infrared Supercontinuum Generation in Optical Fibers

When: 20 May 2020, 10:00 - 11:00

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In this webinar, Dr. Christian Rosenberg Petersen from the Technical University of Denmark will introduce the field of mid-IR supercontinuum generation starting from a brief look at the history of the field, all the way from the first early demonstrations to commercialization and recent applications.


On-Demand Fiber Modeling and Fabrication Webinars

You can watch any of the following webinar presentations, which were hosted by the OSA Fiber Modeling and Fabrication Technical Group, on-demand.

Deepak Jain University of SydneyChair
Jonathan Hu Baylor UniversityVice Chair
Rajan Jha Indian Inst of Technology, BhubaneswarVice Chair
Xin Jiang Max-Planck-Inst for the Science of LightVice Chair
Bulend Ortac Bilkent UniversitesiVice Chair
Bora Ung École de technologie supérieureVice Chair
Iván Bravo Gonzalo DTU FotonikExecutive Officer
Md Selim Habib University of Central Florida, CREOLExecutive Officer
Yvonne Qiongyue Kang Huawei Technologies Co LtdExecutive Officer
Than Singh Saini Indian Institute of ScienceExecutive Officer
Manish Sharma Electrical EngineeringExecutive Officer
Naresh Kumar Thipparapu University of SouthamptonExecutive Officer
Lu Yan Applied Materials, Inc.Executive Officer

22 June 2020, 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

  this event has been moved online.

Hyatt Regency Vancouver
Vancouver, Online Event

If you are a member of the Fiber Modeling and Fabrication Technical Group and have ideas for activities and initiatives to help engage this community, please share them with the chair, Deepak Jain.


View OSA Technical Group webinars on-demand at any time or register for any of our upcoming webinars online. Each webinar is an hour long and features a technical presentation on a topic selected by your OSA Technical Groups.

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