Professor Francois Ladouceur

Professor in Photonics and Industry Liaison

 

Telephone:    +61 2 9385 5304

 

Email:             f.ladouceur@unsw.edu.au

Room:            342  Electrical Engineering Building

 

Research Gateway

Qualifications

  • PhD - Optical Telecommunication, The Australian National University, 1992
  • M. Sc. - Solid State Physics, École Polytechnique de Montréal, 1987.
  • B. Ing. - Engineering Physics, École Polytechnique de Montréal, 1985.

Awards and Honours

  • National Science and Engineering Research Council (Canada) Post Doctoral Fellowship, 1992.
  • Australian Telecommunications and Electronics Research Board (ATERB) fellowship, 1990.
  • The Australian National University Post Graduate Scholarship, 1990.
  • National Science and Engineering Research Council (Canada) Post Graduate Scholarship, 1988.

Employment

  • UNSW, School of Electrical Engineering & Telecommunications, Professor, 2012 - Present
  • UNSW, School of Electrical Engineering & Telecommunications, Associate Professor, 2004 - 2012
  • Managing Director, Bandwidth Foundry MNRF, Sydney, 2001-2003
  • VP, Network Simulation, Virtual Systems Inc., Berlin, Germany, 1998-2001
  • Research Fellow, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia, 1994-1998.
  • Research Engineer, Laboratoire d'Électronique et des Techniques de l'Information (LÉTI), Grenoble, France, 1992-1994.

Research Interests

  • Integrated optics
  • Fabrication and Modelling
  • Diamond-based photonics
  • Display technology

Professional Interests and Industrial Consulting

  • Commercialisation of R&D
  • Technology mapping of industry activities
  • Software development