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
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 

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  Investigation of the phase noise of a microresonator soliton comb  Kenji Nishimoto, Kaoru Minoshima, Takeshi Yasui, and Naoya Kuse  Optics Express  28/ 13, 19295-19303  2020/06/22  10.1364/OE.395436  URL 
Paper  No  Fully non-scanning three-dimensional imaging using an all-optical Hilbert transform enabled by an optical frequency comb  Takashi Kato, Hirotaka Ishii, Kazuhiro Terada, Tamaki Morito, Kaoru Minoshima  arXiv  2006.07801, 1-7  2020/06/16  URL 
Paper  Yes  Phase-stabilized all-fiber-based mode-filtering technique for generating a gigahertz frequency comb  Yoshiaki Nakajima, Takuya Hariki, Akiko Nishiyama, and Kaoru Minoshima  Optics Express  28/ 12, 17502-17510  2020/06/08  10.1364/OE.393824 
Paper  No  Optical combs and optical vortices combined for spatiotemporal manipulation of light and matter  Akifumi Asahara, Satoru Shoji, Kaoru Minoshima  arXiv  2005.04705, 1-13  2020/05/10  URL 
Paper  Yes  Dual-comb-based asynchronous pump-probe measurement with an ultrawide temporal dynamic range for characterization of photo-excited InAs quantum dots  A. Asahara, Y. Arai, T. Saito, J. Ishi-Hayase, K. Akahane, K. Minoshima  Applied Physics Express  13/ 6, 062003-1-062003-4  2020/05/04  10.35848/1882-0786/ab8b4f 
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Research presentations
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 
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 
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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)  General Co-Chair  2011 
CLEO-PR 2022  Steering Committee  2022/08 
APLS2020  Program Committee  2020/10 
OSA Frontier in Optics 2020  Program Committee  2020/09 
APS Laser Science 2020  Chair, Advanced Frequency Comb Technique  2020/09 
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Committee or council involvement
Science Council of Japan  Member  2011/10-Present 
OSA, The Optical Society  Award Selection Committee  2019-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 
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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 
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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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