Prof. Sergei K. Turitsyn

OSA Fellow, FIOP, SMIEEE, Royal Society Wolfson Research Fellow (2005-10)

"Practice not-doing, and everything will fall into place."
    Lao Tzu. Tao Te Ching.
Aston Institute of Photonic Technologies
Electronic Engineering
Aston University
Tel. + 44 (0) 121 204 3538
Fax: + 44 (0) 121 204 3682
Office: Aston University, North Wing 711
Vacancies and opportunities for collaboration

PhD Studentship in fibre lasers (supported by the European Research Council)

Distinguished Visiting Fellowship scheme

Sources of funding for international students

Support for international collaborations

Recent Publications

  • D.V. Churkin, I.V. Kolokolov, E.V. Podivilov, I.D. Vatnik, M.A. Nikulin, S.S. Vergeles, I.S. Terekhov, V.V. Lebedev, G. Falkovich, S.A. Babin, S.K. Turitsyn, Wave kinetics of random fibre lasers, Nature Communications 6:6214 (2015)
  • A. Bednyakova and S. K. Turitsyn, Adiabatic soliton laser, Phys. Rev. Lett., 114, 113901 (2015)
  • Son Thai Le, Jaroslaw E. Prilepsky, and Sergei K. Turitsyn, Nonlinear inverse synthesis technique for optical links with lumped amplification, Opt. Express, 23, 8317-8328 (2015)
  • A Tonello, A Bartholomy, K Krupa, V Kermene, A Desfarges-Berthelemot, BM Shalaby, Sonia Boscolo, SK Turitsyn, JD Ania-Castanon, Secret key exchange in ultra-long lasers by radio-frequency spectrum coding, Light: Science & Applications (in press) e276 (2015)
  • O.V. Shtyrina, I.A. Yarutkina, A. Skidin, M.P. Fedoruk, and S. K. Turitsyn Impact of the Order of Cavity Elements in All-Normal Dispersion Ring Fiber Lasers, IEEE Photonics Journal, 7(2) 1501207 (2015)
  • M. A. Sorokina and S. K. Turitsyn, Regeneration limit of classical Shannon capacity, Nature Communications 5, Article number: 3861 (2014)
  • J. E. Prilepsky, S. A. Derevyanko, K. J. Blow, I. Gabitov, and S. K. Turitsyn, Nonlinear Inverse Synthesis and Eigenvalue Division Multiplexing in Optical Fiber Channels, Phys. Rev. Lett. 113 013901 (2014)
  • I. S. Terekhov, S. S. Vergeles, S. K. Turitsyn, Conditional probability calculations for the NLS equation with additive noise, Phys. Rev. Lett. 113 230602 (2014); Archive version
  • S. T. Le, J.E. Prilepsky, and S.K. Turitsyn, Nonlinear inverse synthesis for high spectral efficiency transmission in optical fibers, Opt. Express 22, 26720-26741 (2014)
  • A. M. Rubenchik, M. P. Fedoruk, and S. K. Turitsyn, The effect of self-focusing on laser space-debris cleaning, Light: Science & Applications 3, e159 (2014)
  • A. El-Taher, O. Kotlicki, P. Harper, S. K. Turitsyn, and J. Scheuer, Secure key distribution over a 500 km long link using a Raman ultra-long fiber laser, Laser & Photonics Reviews (2014)
  • E. G. Turitsyna, S. V. Smirnov, S. Sugavanam, N. Tarasov, X. Shu, S. A. Babin, E. V. Podivilov, D. V. Churkin, G. E. Falkovich and S. K. Turitsyn The laminar-turbulent transition in a fibre laser, Nature Photonics, 7, 783-786 (2013)
  • J. E. Prilepsky, S. A. Derevyanko, and S. K. Turitsyn, Nonlinear spectral management: Linearization of the lossless fiber channel, Opt. Express 21, 24344-24367 (2013)
  • Elena G. Turitsyna and Sergei K. Turitsyn, Digital signal processing based on inverse scattering transform, Opt. Lett. 38, 4186-4188 (2013)
  • Sergey V Sergeyev, Chengbo Mou, Elena G Turitsyna, Alexey Rozhin, Sergei K Turitsyn and Keith Blow, Spiral attractor created by vector solitons, Light: Science & Applications 3(1), e131 (2014)
  • J. E. Prilepsky, S. A. Derevyanko and S. Turitsyn, Temporal Solitonic Crystals and Non-Hermitian Informational Lattices, Phys. Rev. Lett. 108 183902 (2012)
  • Konstantin S. Turitsyn and Sergei K. Turitsyn, Nonlinear communication channels with capacity above the linear Shannon limit, Opt. Lett. 37(17), 3600-3602 (2012)
  • S. K. Turitsyn, S. A. Babin, A. E. El-Taher, P. Harper, D. Churkin, S. I. Kablukov, J. D. Ania-Castanon, V. Karalekas, and E. V. Podivilov, Random distributed feedback fibre laser, Nature Photonics, 4, 231 (2010)
  • S. Turitsyn, J. Ania-Castanon, S. Babin, V. Karalekas, P. Harper, D. Churkin, S. Kablukov, A. El-Taher, E. Podivilov, and V. Mezentsev, 270-km URFL, Phys. Rev. Lett. 103 133901 (2009)
  • A. M. Rubenchik, M.P. Fedoruk, and S. K. Turitsyn, Laser Beam Self-Focusing in the Atmosphere, Phys. Rev. Lett. 102 233902 (2009)
  • S. K. Turitsyn, Theory of energy evolution in laser resonators with saturated gain and non-saturated loss, Optics Express 17, 11898 (2009)
  • J. D. Ania-Castanon, V. Karalekas, P. Harper, and S. K. Turitsyn, Simultaneous Spatial and Spectral Transparency in Ultralong Fiber Lasers, Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 123903 (2008)
  • J D Ania-Castanon, T. Ellingham, R. Ibbotson, X. Chen, L. Zhang, and S. Turitsyn, Ultralong Raman fiber lasers as virtually lossless optical media, Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 023902 (2006)
  • K. S. Turitsyn, S. A. Derevyanko, I. V. Yurkevich and S. K. Turitsyn, Information capacity of optical fiber channels with zero average dispersion, Phys. Rev. Lett. 91 203091 (2003).

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    Last revised: 22.12.2014.