Arturo Chavez-Pirson

  • Faculty Affiliation: Research Professor
Research Professor of Optical Sciences
Email Address: 
chavez@optics.arizona.edu
Office Location: 
Meinel 514
Mailing Address: 

College of Optical Sciences
The University of Arizona
1630 E. University Blvd.
P.O. Box 210094
Tucson, AZ 85721-0094

Principal Investigator(s): 
Nasser Peyghambarian
Education: 
  • Ph.D., The University of Arizona, 1989
  • M.S., The University of Arizona, 1986
  • B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1983
Specific Research Interests: 
  • Fiber-based light sources for applications in optical sensing, laser ranging, metrology, optical telecommunications, industrial machining, biomedical imaging and related areas.
  • Specialty glass and optical fibers.
  • Single-frequency fiber lasers.
  • High-power fiber lasers and amplifiers.
  • Short-pulse fiber amplifiers.
  • Mid-infrared optical fibers.
  • Mid-infrared fiber-based supercontinuum sources.