Magnus Karlsson

Professor, Microtechnology and Nanoscience, Photonics Laboratory

Magnus Karlsson is professor in photonics, with focus on fiber optics and optical communications. His expertise is wave propagation in optical fibers, polariztion effects, nonlinearities and optical communications. Together with Prof. Peter Andrekson, he leads the fiber optics group at the Photonics Laboratory. In 2010 he co-founded the Fiber Optic communication Research CEnter (FORCE) at Chalmers. Besides teaching SSY085, "Wireless an Photonics System Engineering" and MCC046 "Photonics and Lasers" he is Deputy Editor for Optics Express, Assoc. Editor for J. Lightwave Technol., and member in the technical program committee for Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO).

He is also vice-head of department at the Dept. of Microtechnology and Nanoscience, with responsibility for research and the graduate school.
​​​Lectures "Wireless and Photonic System engineering", SSY085 and "Photonics and Lasers", MCC046.​​​​
​Work in joint projects within Chalmers: 
  • Prof Erik Agrell, Chalmers E2, 
  • Prof Per-Larsson-Edefors, Chalmers CSE, 
  • Prof Christian Fager, Chalmers MC2.
and with colleagues at other universities and companies. I have joint publications with, e.g., DTU in Denmark, ​Univ. Southampton, Tech. Univ. München., Techn Univ. Eindhoven, UC San Diego, Stanford Univ, Huazhong Univ of Science and Technology (Wuhan), Nokia Bell Labs, Infinera, Finisar.

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