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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 

 
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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-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 

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  Scan-less confocal phase imaging based on dual-comb microscopy  E. Hase, T. Minamikawa, T. Mizuno, S. Miyamoto, R. Ichikawa, Y.-D. Hsieh, K. Shibuya, K. Sato, Y. Nakajima, A. Asahara, K. Minoshima, Y. Mizutani, T. Iwata, H. Yamamoto, T. Yasui  Optica  5/ 5, 634-643  2018/05/20  10.1364/OPTICA.5.000634  URL 
Paper  Yes  Strain sensing based on strain to radio-frequency conversion of optical frequency comb  Takeo Minamikawa, Takashi Ogura, Yoshiaki Nakajima, Eiji Hase, Yasuhiro Mizutani, Hirotsugu Yamamoto, Kaoru Minoshima, and Takeshi Yasui  Optics Express  26/ 8, 9484-9491  2018/04/03  10.1364/OE.26.009484  URL 
Paper  Yes  Precise and highly-sensitive Doppler-free two-photon absorption dual-comb spectroscopy using pulse shaping and coherent averaging for fluorescence signal detection  A. Nishiyama, Y. Nakajima, K.i. Nakagawa, K. Minoshima  Optics Express  26/ 7, 8957-8967  2018/03/29  10.1364/OE.26.008957 
Paper  Yes  Mode-filtering technique based on all-fiber-based external cavity for fiber-based optical frequency comb  Y. Nakajima, A. Nishiyama, K. Minoshima  Optics Express  26/ 4, 4656-4664  2018/02/13  10.1364/OE.26.004656 
Paper  Yes  Tailored Raman-resonant four-wave-mixing processes  C. Ohae, J. Zheng, K. Ito, M. Suzuki, K. Minoshima, M. Katsuragawa  Optics Express  26/ 4, 1452-1460  2018/01/12  10.1364/OE.26.001452 
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Research presentations
Keynote speech for an international conference  Overview of femto second laser based technology for distance measurements  International Workshop on Trends and Developments in Laser Based Distance Metrology (Plenary Talk)  No  Kaoru Minoshima  2017/05/24 
Keynote speech for an international conference  Optical Frequency Comb Applications beyond Frequency Metrology  CLEO:2017 (Tutorial Talk)  No  Kaoru Minoshima  2017/05/19 
Keynote speech for an international conference  Ultra-precision control of optical waves by use of fiber-based frequency combs and its metrology application  OPTICS & PHOTONICS International 2017 Congress(OPIC)(Plenary Talk)  No  Kaoru Minoshima  2017/04/19 
Keynote speech for an international conference  Ultra-precision control of optical waves by use of fiber-based frequency combs and its application  Asia-Pacific Optical Sensors Conference, APOS 2016 (Plenary Talk)  No  Kaoru Minoshima  2016/10/11 
Keynote speech for an international conference  Optical length metrology with extreme precision using fully controlled fiber-based frequency combs  ICO/DGaO 2016 (Plenary Talk)  No  Kaoru Minoshima  2016/05/19 
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Awards
Senior Member of Laser Society of Japan  2017/06 
OSA Fellow Recoginition  2015 
JSAP Fellow  2014 
NISTEP Award (The Researchers with Nice Step)  2013/12/19 
Outstanding Paper Award  2013/05/31 
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Public lectures
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 
Special Lecture of Prof. Koichi Shimoda  JST ERATO-IOS  2016/11 
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Memberships of academic societies
The Optical Society, OSA (Fellow) 
The Japan Society of Applied Physics, JSAP (Fellow) 
Laser Society of Japan (Board Member, Senior Member) 
Physical Society of Japan 
SPIE  2016/11/20-Present 
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Involvement in conference and research meetings
CLEO (Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics)  General Co-Chair  2011 
ICO-24  Program Committee vice Chair  2017/08 
Integrated Photonics Research, Silicon, and Nano-Photonics  Program Committee  2018/07 
OPIC2018/ALPS2018  Program Committee  2018/04 
Integrated Photonics Research, Silicon, and Nano-Photonics  Program Committee  2017/07 
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Committee or council involvement
Science Council of Japan  Member  2011/10-Present 
OSA, The Optical Society  Townes Award Selection Committee  2017-2019 
OSA, The Optical Society  Hopkins Leadership Award Selection Committee  2015-2017 
OSA, The Optical Society  Townes Award Selection Committee  2012-2013 
National Science Foundation  National Science Foundation, LIGO Review Committee  2006-2006 
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Educational support at other universities
Special Lecture  Keio University  2016/06-2016/06 
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Media coverage
Newspaper  Nikkei  Science Agora "Ultra-precision measurement with light" (in Japanese)  2017/08/18 
Newspaper  文教ニュース  Intelligent Optical Synthesizer (in Japanese)  2017/07/03 
Other  Yahoo Japan news  High-accuracy and wide-range measurement of object shape with optical comb (in Japanese)  2017/06/20 
Other  EE Times Japan  New rapid imaging method: High-accuracy and wide-range measurement of object shape with optical comb (in Japanese)  2017/06/20 
Other  Laser Focus World  Demonstration of new 3D imaging method with optical comb (in Japanese)  2017/06/20 
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