Victor Torres Company

Associate Professor, Microtechnology and Nanoscience, Photonics Laboratory

Victor Torres-Company is Associate Professor at the Department of Microtechnology and Nanoscience (MC2). He obtained the PhD from the University of Valencia, Spain (2008). Before joining Chalmers in 2012 he was a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Photonics Systems group in McGill University, Canada, and later a Marie Curie Research Fellow at Purdue University, USA. Victor’s expertise is on laser frequency comb science and technology, nonlinear integrated optics and fiber-optic communications. At the Photonics division he leads the research activities in Ultrafast Photonics. He has co-authored more than 50 papers in leading optics journals and gave more than 10 invited talks at international conferences in the past 8 years. He has been awarded twice a Marie Curie Fellowship (an International Outgoing Fellowhip and a Career Integration Grant) and was the recipient of a Young Research grant from the Swedish Research Council in 2013. For his PhD work, he won the Best Thesis award. At Chalmers he is the responsible for the courses Laser Engineering at the Wireless Photonics and Space Engineering Master program, and the PhD course Advanced Measuring Techniques.

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Published: Mon 11 Apr 2016.