日本語
The University of Electro-Communications 
Graduate School of Informatics and Engineering, School of Informatics and Engineering 
"Department of Engineering Science, Cluster III (Fundamental Science and Engineering)" 

顔写真 Professor 
Kaoru MINOSHIMA 

 
Personal website  
Personal website  

Other affiliation / position
Institute for Advanced Science  Director  2021/04-Present 
The University of Electro-Communications  附属図書館長  2016/04-Present 
Institute for Advanced Science  ディビジョンリーダー  2015/04-Present 

Career
National Research Laboratory of Metrology (NRLM)  Research Scientist  1993/04/01-1997/09/30 
University of Bordeaux  Visiting Professor  1996/10-1996/11 
National Research Laboratory of Metrology (NRLM)  Senior Research Scientist  1997/10/01-2001/03/31 
MIT  Visiting Scientist  2000/01-2001/05 
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)  Senior Research Scientist  2001/04/01-2007/03/31 
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)  Group Leader, Chief  2007/04/01-2011/03/31 
Tokyo University of Science  Guest Professor  2007/04/01-2013/03/31 
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)  Bureau Manager  2011/04/01-2013/03/31 
UEC  Professor  2013/04/01-Present 
JST, ERATO Minoshima Intelligent Optical Synthesizer Project (ERATO-IOS)  Research Director  2013/10/01-2020/03/31 
Institute for Advanced Science  Division Leader  2015/04/01-Present 
University Library  University Library Director  2016/04/01-Present 
University of Tokushima  Institute of Post-LED Photonics  Distinguished Visiting Professor (cross-appointment)  2019/08/01-Present 
Institute for Advanced Science  Director  2021/04/01-Present 

Academic background
Kawagoe Girls High School  1983/03/31  Graduated 
The University of Tokyo  Science I  1985/03  Completed 
The University of Tokyo  Faculty of Science  Department of Physics  1987/03  Graduated 
The University of Tokyo  Graduate School, Division of Science  Department of Physics  Doctoral program  1993/03  Completed 

Academic degrees
Ph.D. (Science)  The University of Tokyo  1993/03 

Current research areas
Optical engineering, Photon science 
General applied physics 
Atomic/Molecular/Quantum electronics 
Measurement engineering 

Research keywords
Optical frequency comb 
Optical comb 
Fiber laser 
Ultrafast optical science and engineering 
Optical metrology 
Precision measurement 
Optical control and manipulation 
optical synthesizer 
optical information and signal processing, optical calculation 

Current research subjects
Intelligent Optical Synthesizer  Optical Comb, Fiber laser, Mode-locked pulse, Spectroscopy, Imaging, Interferometry, Astronomy, Environment, THz  2013/10/01-Present 
Study on ultra-precise intelligent optical metrology and control  Optical frequency comb, Ultrafast laser, Fiber laser, Time-space-frequency axis, Multi-dimensional information  1993/04-Present 

Published books
Book  Femtosecond Technology  Kaoru Minoshima  Springer-Verlag  1998 
Book  Frontier of Optical Science 2  Kaoru Minoshima  強光子場科学研究懇談会  2009 
Book  Introduction of Metrology  Kaoru Minoshima  白日社  2008 
Book  RGB 3-Color, White Lasers  Kaoru Minoshima  サイエンスアンドテクノロジー  173-186  2007 
Book  Women in Optical Science  Kaoru Minoshima  オプトロニクス  2007 
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Published papers
Paper  Yes  Quantum optical synthesis in 2D time–frequency space  R.-B. Jin, K. Tazawa, N. Asamura, M. Yabuno, S. Miki, F. China, H. Terai, K. Minoshima, R. Shimizu,  APL Photonics  6, 086104-1-086104-7  2021/08/02  10.1063/5.0059895  URL 
Paper  Yes  Frequency-scanned microresonator soliton comb with the tracking of the frequency of all comb modes  Naoya Kuse, Gabriele Navickaite, Michael Geiselmann, Takeshi Yasui, and Kaoru Minoshima  Optics Letters  46/ 14, 3400-3403  2021/07/12  10.1364/OL.426841  URL 
Paper  No  Frequency-scanned microresonator soliton comb with the tracking of the frequency of all comb modes  Naoya Kuse, Gabriele Navickaite, Michael Geiselmann, Takeshi Yasui, and Kaoru Minoshima  arXiv  2106.15874, 1-6  2021/06/30  URL 
Paper  Yes  Computationally image-corrected dual-comb microscopy with a free-running single-cavity dual-comb fiber laser  Takahiko Mizuno, Yoshiaki Nakajima, Yuya Hata, Takuya Tsuda, Akifumi Asahara, Takashi Kato, Takeo Minamikawa, Takeshi Yasui, and Kaoru Minoshima  Optics Express  29/ 4, 5018-5032  2021/02/15  10.1364/OE.415242  URL 
Paper  Yes  Nonlinear amplification based on a tightly phase locked 750 MHz Yb:fiber frequency comb  Bo Xu, Yuxuan Ma, Hirotaka Ishii, Isao Matsushima, Zhigang Zhang, Kaoru Minoshima  Applied Physics Letters  118/ 3, 031101-1-031101-5  2021/01/21  10.1063/5.0027419  URL 
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Research presentations
Keynote speech for an international conference  Precision measurements with optical frequency comb beyond frequency metrology  IFMI & ISPEMI 2020, (Plenary)  No  Kaoru Minoshima  2020/12/12 
Keynote speech for an international conference  Fiber-based optical frequency comb applications beyond frequency metrology  Advanced Fiber Laser Conference AFL 2020, (Keynote)  No  Kaoru Minoshima  2020/11/07  URL 
Keynote speech for an international conference  Intelligent Optical Synthesizer: Versatile Control of Optical Waves with Frequency Combs Towards Innovative Applications  CLEO:2020 (Plenary Talk)  No  Kaoru Minoshima  2020/05/12  URL 
Keynote speech for an international conference  Intelligent Optical Synthesizer: versatile control of optical waves enables studies from molecular physics to astronomy  2019 Hermann Anton Haus Lecture, RLE, MIT (Special Lecture)  No  Kaoru Minoshima  2019/04/11 
Keynote speech for an international conference  Optical frequency comb applications beyond frequency metrology by use of versatile optical wave manipulation  KEIO symposium on microresonator frequency comb (Keynote)  No  Kaoru Minoshima  2018/12/04 
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Intellectual property rights
Patent  距離測定装置  特願2020-182381  2014/08/27  特許第6895192号  2021/06/09  Registered 
Patent  距離測定装置  特願2014-172930  2014/08/27  特開2016-048188  2016/04/07  特許第6836048号  2021/02/09  Registered 
Patent  形状測定方法及び形状測定装置  特願2016-40061 (PCT/JP2016/088196)  2016/12/21  WO2017/149912  2017/09/08  特許第6820020号  2021/01/06  Registered 
Patent  Shape Measurement Method and Shape Measurement Device  16/081,216  2016/12/21  WO2017/149912  2017/09/08  US10,760,900  2020/09/01  Registered 
Patent  屈折率補正法、距離測定法及び距離測定装置  特願2015-220789  2015/11/10  特開2017-090259  2017/05/25  特許第6635758  2019/12/27  Registered 
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Awards
2019 Hermann Anton Haus Lecturer, RLE, MIT  2019/04/11 
Senior Member of Laser Society of Japan  2017/06 
中国科学院光電研究院栄誉証書「光電講堂教授」  2016/11/10 
OSA Fellow Recoginition  2015 
JSAP Fellow  2014 
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Public lectures
UEC-ERATO Symposium, Ultrafast laser and Optical Frequency Comb  JST ERATO-IOS, Institute for Advanced Science UEC  2019/04/26  UEC 
UEC-ERATO Symposium, Ultrafast laser and Optical Frequency Comb  JST ERATO-IOS  2018/04/23 
UEC-ERATO Symposium, Recent Progress in Optical Frequency Comb  JST ERATO-IOS  2017/08/26 
UEC-ERATO Symposium, Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT)  JST ERATO-IOS  2017/08/25 
Special Lecture of Prof. Koichi Shimoda  JST ERATO-IOS  2017/04/10 
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Memberships of academic societies
The Optical Society, OSA (Fellow)  1996/04-Present 
The Japan Society of Applied Physics, JSAP (Fellow)  1990/04-Present 
Laser Society of Japan (Board Member, Senior Member)  1997/04-Present 
Physical Society of Japan  1987/09-Present 
SPIE  2016/11/20-Present 
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Involvement in conference and research meetings
CLEO (Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics)  steering Committee  2021/05 
CLEO (Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics)  General Co-Chair  2011 
APLS2022  Program Committee  2022/10 
CLEO-PR 2022  Subcommittee Chair  2022/08 
CLEO-PR 2022  Steering Committee  2022/08 
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Committee or council involvement
International Commission for Optics (ICO)  Vice President  2021/10/01-Present 
OPTICA, OSA  Associate Editor  2021/04/22-2024/03 
Science Council of Japan  Member  2011/10-Present 
JSAP  代議員推薦委員会  2021/04-Present 
MEXT  第11期委員  2021/04-2023/03 
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Industry-academia-government collaboration activities
Industry-academia-government collaboration  Institute of Post-LED Photonics, University of Tokushima  赤外コムの創出  Distinguished Visiting Professor (Cross-appointment)  2019/08-Present 
Practical application of new technology  ネオアーク株式会社  新技術の製品化  磁気光学効果測定装置  技術指導  2018/04-Present 
Industry-academia-government collaboration  一般財団法人 光産業技術振興協会  評議員  評議員  2015/06-Present 
International collaborative project, etc.  JICA, NIMT, Thailand  JICA, IA Japan, Technical peer-reviewer, Thailand  2008/08-2008/12 
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Educational support at other universities
Distinguished Visiting Professor (Cross-appointment)  Institute of Post-LED Photonics, Tokushima University  2019/08-Present 
非常勤講師  学習院大学  2019/03-2019/07 
客員教授  徳島大学  2019/02-2019/07 
Special Lecture  Keio University  2016/06-2016/06 
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Media coverage
Other  アドコム・メディア  O plus E「私の発言」  2020/03/25 
Other  PRWire  スペクトル干渉縞の畳み込み解析に基づくチャープした光周波数コムを用いた高解像度3Dイメージング法  2020/02/17 
Other  JST news  光の楽器をつくる 奏でる多彩な応用  2019/12 
Other  O plus E News  デュアルコム分光法を利用した磁気光学効果測定装置を開発  2019/11/25 
Other  AlphaGalileo  Development of magneto-optic effect measurement device using dual-comb spectroscopy  2019/11/19 
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