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Dr Feng Xiao

Post Doctoral Research Fellow

Contact Information Telephone: (61 8) 63045732, Mobile: 0406798110, Email: f.xiao@ecu.edu.au, Campus: Joondalup, Room: JO23.246
Staff Member Details
Telephone: (61 8)  63045732  
Mobile: 0406798110  
Email: f.xiao@ecu.edu.au   
Campus: Joondalup  
Room: JO23.246  

 

Background

  • 1998 Bachelor's Degree, Nanchang University
  • 2007 PhD, Peking University
  • Since 2007, Edith Cowan University

Professional Memberships

  • OSA member, IEEE member

Research Areas and Interests

  • Fibre optics, Optical communications, Optical devices
  • Optical sensing, Microwave photonics
  • Laser physics and technology, Quantum signal processing

Staff Qualifications

  • Doctor of Engineering, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan) .

Research

Recent Research Grants

  • Applying a Fibre-optic based surface Plasmon resonance sensor prototype in desalination,  National Centre of Excellence in Desalination,  Grant - NCED,  2014 - 2015,  $844,540.
  • MEMS-based tunable fibre laser source for next generation of optical networks,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Industry Collaboration Grant - 2013,  2013 - 2014,  $140,587.
  • FIBRE-OPTIC SENSOR FOR WATER QUALITY MONITORING,  National Centre of Excellence in Desalination,  Grant - NCED,  2012 - 2013,  $455,938.
  • Opto-VLSI based multi-port multi-band tunable fibre laser for Optical Local Area Network Communication applications,  Nortel Networks,  Grant - Development - 2011,  2012,  $25,000.
  • Opto-VLSI based adaptive optical splitters for next generation dynamic optical telecommunication networks,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Early Career Researcher - Grant,  2011,  $19,000.
  • Opto-VLSI-based Smart Antenna Beamformer,  Nortel Networks,  Grant - Development,  2009 - 2010,  $25,000.
  • A Multiband Multiwavelength Tunable Laser Source Based on Opto-VLSI Processing,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Industry Collaboration - Grant,  2009 - 2010,  $55,000.
  • 2D Reconfigurable OCDMA Encoder/Decoder Using Opto-VLSI Processors,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Early Career Researcher - Grant,  2008,  $22,000.

Recent Publications (within the last five years)

Book Chapters

  • Xiao, F., Alameh, K., Lee, Y., (2011), Tunable Fibre Lasers Based on Optical Amplifiers and an Opto-VLSI Processor. Advances in Optical Amplifiers, 301-326, Croatia.

Journal Articles

  • Xiao, F., Alameh, K., (2013), Opto-VLSI-based N?M wavelength selective switch. Optics Express, 21(15), 18160-18169, United States, DOI: 10.1364/OE.21.018160.
  • Lu, F., Xiao, F., Li, K., Wang, Z., Xu, A., (2013), Bidirectional polarization splitting couplers based on dielectric-coated metallic gratings. IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, 25(17), 1695-1698, United States, DOI: 10.1109/LPT.2013.2274073.
  • Mustafa, H., Xiao, F., Alameh, K., (2013), A 1?N lossless adaptive optical power splitter employing an Opto-VLSI processor. IEEE Photonics Journal, 5(6), 6645374, United States, DOI: 10.1109/JPHOT.2013.2285718.
  • Li, K., Xiao, F., Lu, F., Alameh, K., Xu, A., (2013), Unidirectional coupling of surface plasmons with ultra-broadband and wide-angle efficiency: potential applications in sensing. New Journal of Physics, 15(Nov), 113040, United Kingdom, DOI: 10.1088/1367-2630/15/11/113040.
  • Xiao, F., Li, G., Alameh, K., Xu, A., (2012), Fabry-Perot-based Surface Plasmon Resonance Sensors. Optics Letters, 37(22), 4582-4584.
  • Chen, X., Yan, B., Song, F., Wang, Y., Xiao, F., Alameh, K., (2012), Diffractive properties of DMD gratings and its new application in tunable fiber lasers. Acta Optica Sinica, 32(7), Article number0705003, China Academic Journal Electronic Publishing House, DOI: 10.3788/AOS201232.0705003.
  • Xiao, F., Juswardy, B., Alameh, K., Xiao, S., Hu, W., (2012), Opto-VLSI-Based Beamformer for Radio-Frequency Phased-Array Antennas. IEEE Photonics Journal, 4(3), 912-919, Piscataway, N.J., DOI: 10.1109/JPHOT.2012.2198210.
  • Lu, F., Li, G., Xiao, F., Xu, A., (2012), Compact bidirectional polarization splitting antenna. IEEE Photonics Journal, 4(5), 1744-1751, DOI: 10.1109/JPHOT.2012.2215020.
  • Li, G., Xiao, F., Li, K., Alameh, K., Xu, A., (2012), Theory, figures of merit, and design recipe of the plasmonic structure composed of a nano-slit aperture surrounded by surface corrugations. Journal of Lightwave Technology, 30(15), 2405-2414, Piscataway, N.J., DOI: 10.1109/JLT.2012.2199737.
  • Michel, D., Xiao, F., Alameh, K., (2012), MEMS-based tunable linear-cavity fiber laser. IEEE Photonics Journal, 4(3), 895-902, USA, DOI: 10.1109/JPHOT.2012.2200037.
  • Peng, L., Sang, X., Yan, B., Chen, X., Wang, Y., Zhang, Y., Xiao, F., Alameh, K., (2012), Tunable dual-wavelength fiber laser based on an opto-VLSI processor and four-wave mixing in a photonic crystal fiber. Optics and Laser Technology, 44(4), 935-938, DOI: 10.1016/j.optlastec.2011.11.006.
  • Li, K., Li, G., Xiao, F., Lu, F., Wang, Z., Xu, A., (2012), Unidirectionally optical coupling from free space into silicon waveguide with wide flat-top angular efficiency. Optics Express, 20(17), 18545-18554, United States, DOI: 10.1364/OE.20.018545.
  • Chen, X., Yan, B., Song, F., Wang, Y., Xiao, F., Alameh, K., (2012), Diffraction of digital micromirror device gratings and its effect on properties of tunable fiber lasers. Applied Optics, 51(30), 7214-7220.
  • Xiao, F., Alameh, K., Lee, Y., (2011), Tunable Multiwavelength Fiber Ring Lasers Based on an Opto-VLSI Processor. Photonics Technology Letters, 23(3), 182-184, Piscataway, N.J., DOI: 10.1109/LPT.2010.2093873.
  • Li, G., Xiao, F., Cai, L., Alameh, K., Xu, A., (2011), Theory of the scattering of light and surface plasmon polaritons by finite-size subwavelength metallic defects via field decomposition. New Journal of Physics, 13(art. no. 073045 ), 15p., DOI: 10.1088/1367-2630/13/7/073045.
  • Mustafa, H., Xiao, F., Alameh, K., (2011), Reconfigurable optical power splitter/combiner based on Opto-VLSI processing. Optics Express, 19(22), 21890-21897, United States, DOI: 10.1364/OE.19.021890.
  • Xiao, F., Juswardy, B., Alameh, K., (2010), Opto-VLSI-based tunable photonic RF ?lter. Optical and Quantum Electronics, 41(11-13), 827-835, United States, DOI: 10.1007/s11082-010-9397-8.
  • Xiao, F., Alameh, K., (2010), Adaptive multi/demultiplexers for optical signals with arbitrary wavelength spacing. Optics Express, 18(12), 12277?12282, United States.
  • Mustafa, H., Xiao, F., Alameh, K., (2010), Adaptive Optical splitter Employing an Opto-VLSI Processor and a 4-f Imaging System. Journal of Lightwave Technology, 28(19), 2761-2765, Piscataway, NJ, DOI: 10.1109/JLT.2010.2062487.
  • Juswardy, B., Xiao, F., Alameh, K., (2010), Photonic true-time delay unit for broadband adaptive nulling in antenna arrays. Optical and Quantum Electronics, 41(11-13), 819-826, United States, DOI: 10.1007/s11082-010-9396-9.
  • Shen, M., Xiao, F., Alameh, K., (2009), A novel reconfigurable optical interconnect architecture using an Opto-VLSI processor and a 4-f imaging system. Optics Express, 17(25), 22680-22688, United States, DOI: 10.1364/OE.17.022680.
  • Xiao, F., Alameh, K., Lee, Y., (2009), Opto-VLSI-based tunable single-mode fiber laser. Optics Express, 17(21), 18676-18680, United States, DOI: 10.1364/OE.17.023123.
  • Xiao, F., Juswardy, B., Alameh, K., (2009), Tunable Photonic Microwave Filters Based on Opto-VLSI Processors. IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, 21(11), 751-753, United States, DOI: 10.1109/LPT.2009.2016979.
  • Xiao, F., Alameh, K., Lee, Y., (2009), Tunable multi-wavelength fiber lasers based on an Opto-VLSI processor and optical amplifiers. Optics Express, 17(25), 23123-23129, United States, DOI: 10.1364/OE.17.023123.
  • Juswardy, B., Xiao, F., Alameh, K., (2009), Opto-VLSI-based photonic true-time delay architecture for broadband adaptive nulling in phased array antennas. Optics Express, 17(6), 4773-4781 , United States, DOI: 10.1364/OE.17.004773.
  • Shen, M., Xiao, F., Ahderom, S., Alameh, K., (2009), An Opto-VLSI-based reconfigurable optical add-drop multiplexer employing an off-axis 4-f imaging system. Optics Express, 17(16), 14015-14022, United States, DOI: 10.1364/OE.17.014015.

Conference Publications

  • Mustafa, H., Xiao, F., Alameh, K., (2012), Opto-VLSI-based Variable RF Power Splitter. Proceedings of 2012 9th International Conference on High-Capacity Optical Networks and Enabling Technologies (HONET 2012), 171- 174, Piscataway, N. J..
  • Chen, X., Huang, K., Wang, Y., Song, F., Chen, G., Sang, X., Yan, B., Xiao, F., Alameh, K., (2012), Tunable polarization-maintaining single-mode fiber laser based on a MEMS processor. 2012 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), art. no. 6326541 .
  • Mustafa, H., Xiao, F., Alameh, K., (2011), Photonic Microwave Filter employing an Opto-VLSI-Based Adaptive Optical Combiner. High-Capacity Optical Networks and Enabling Technologies (HONET), 2011, 205-209, Piscataway, N. J..
  • Mustafa, H., Xiao, F., Alameh, K., (2011), A 1x4 Adaptive Optical Splitter Based on Opto-VLSI Processor. High-Capacity Optical Networks and Enabling Technologies (HONET), 2011, 346-249, Piscataway, N. J..
  • Michel, D., Xiao, F., Alameh, K., (2011), Stabilisation of Linear-cavity Fibre Laser Using a Saturable Absorber. High Capacity Optical Networks and Enabling Technologies (HONET), 2011, 34-37, Piscataway, N. J..
  • Mustafa, H., Xiao, F., Alameh, K., (2011), Broadband Adaptive RF Splitter based on Opto-VLSI Processing. Proceedings of Hong Kong Optical Engineering International Conference 2011, 40, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong.
  • Juswardy, B., Xiao, F., Alameh, K., (2010), Opto-VLSI-based RF Beamformer for Space Division Multiple Access Network. High-Capacity Optical Networks and Enabling Technologies (HONET) 2010, 222-226, Piscataway, N.J., DOI: 10.1109/HONET.2010.5715777.
  • Mustafa, H., Xiao, F., Alameh, K., (2010), A 1?2 Adaptive Optical Splitter Based on Opto-VLSI Processor. High-Capacity Optical Networks and Enabling Technologies (HONET), 2010, 200 - 203 , Piscataway, N.J., DOI: 10.1109/HONET.2010.5715773.
  • Michel, D., Xiao, F., Alameh, K., (2010), Opto-VLSI-based Tunable Linear-Cavity Fibre Laser. High-Capacity Optical Networks and Enabling Technologies (HONET), 2010, 47-50, Piscataway, N.J., DOI: 10.1109/HONET.2010.5715790.
  • Xiao, F., Juswardy, B., Alameh, K., (2009), Opto-VLSI-based Tuneable Photonic RF Filter. Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Numerical Simulation of Optoelectronic Devices (IEEE), 125-126, Piscataway, NJ., DOI: 10.1109/NUSOD.2009.5297190.
  • Xiao, F., Shen, M., Juswardy, B., Alameh, K., (2009), Opto-VLSI-based reconfigurable photonic RF filter. Photonics and Optoelectronics Meetings (POEM) 2009: Optoelectronic Devices and Integration, 7516(8-10 August 2009), 7516-0H, United States, DOI: 10.1117/12.843432.
  • Juswardy, B., Xiao, F., Alameh, K., (2009), Opto-VLSI-Based Broadband True-Time Delay Generation for Phased Array Beamforming. Photonics and OptoElectronics Meetings (POEM 2009), Proceedings of SPIE., SPIE 7516(8-10 August 2009), 7516-43, USA, DOI: 10.1117/12.843475.
  • Juswardy, B., Xiao, F., Alameh, K., (2009), Photonic True-time Delay Unit for Broadband Adaptive Nulling in Antenna Arrays. Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Numerical Simulation of Optoelectronic Devices (IEEE), 119-120, Piscataway, NJ., DOI: 10.1109/NUSOD.2009.5297195.
  • Shen, M., Xiao, F., Alameh, K., (2009), Performance optimisation of reconfigurable optical add-drop multiplexers employing Opto-VLSI processors. 2nd Photonics and OptoElectronics Meetings (POEM 2009), Proceedings of SPIE., 7516(8-10 August 2009), 7p, USA, DOI: 10.1117/12.843405.

Research Student Supervision

Associate Supervisor

  • Master of Engineering Science,  Linear- Cavity Tunable Fibre Lasers Employing An Opto- Vlsi Processor And A Mems-based Device.
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