Research related

Cleanroom useful links 

UCSB cleanroom:

KAUST cleanroom

HKUST cleanroom

Electrical books

Laser bible: The Book | Larry Coldren Group (

Springer Graduate Text :


Lumerical has a good tutorial and online course

Online courses: 

Semiconductor Optoelectronics by Prof. M. R. Shenoy at Indian Institute of Technology:

Lasers and Optoelectronics by Prof. Debdeep Jena at Cornell University:

Publication and conference links

Google scholarUS patent

Nature photonicsLight: science & applicationsLaser & Photonics Reviews, Optica

ACS photonics, APL photonics, Photonics Research

IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum ElectronicsApplied Physics Letters, Optics Letters, Optics Express

Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC), Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), IEEE Photonics Conference (IPC), International semiconductor laser conference (ISLC) 

Related Photonics Groups

Prof. John Bowers' group, Prof. Larry A. Coldren's group, Prof. Daniel Blumenthal's group, D, Prof. Galan Moody's group in UCSB 

Prof. Kei May Lau's group in HKUST

Prof. Evelyn Hu's group, Prof. Marko Lončar's group in Harvard 

Prof. Kerry Vahala's group in Caltech

Prof. Michal Lipson's group and Prof. Alexander Gaeta's group in Columbia

Prof. Tobias J. Kippenberg's group in EPFL 

Professor Jelena Vuckovic's group, Prof. Shanhui Fan's group, Prof. Kunal Mukherjee's group in Stanford

Prof. Paul Prucnal's group in Princeton University

Prof. Boon Ooi's group, Prof. Xiaohang Li's group in KAUST