This talk provides an overview of the latest laser-based lighting and Gbit/s VLC and underwater communications. Recent progress of visible wavelength high-speed transmitters and receivers will also be discussed.
Boon S. Ooi is a Professor of Electrical Engineering at KAUST. His research includes the study of III-Nitride based materials and devices, and visible light and underwater optical communications. He has served on the technical program committee of CLEO, PW, IPC, ISLC, and IEDM. He is the associate editor of Optics Express and IEEE Photonics Journal. He is a Fellow of OSA, SPIE, and IoP (UK).