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Selected Peer-Reviewed Publications 

         F. Aflatouni, B. Abiri, A. Rekhi, H. Abediasl, H. Hashemi, and A. Hajimiri, "Electronic laser phase noise reduction," in IEEE Radio Frequency Integrated Circuits Symposium Dig. Papers, pp. 265-268, 2013.

         F. Aflatouni and H. Hashemi, "Wideband tunable laser phase noise reduction using single

side-band modulation in an electro-optical feed-forward scheme," Optics Letters, vol. 37, no. 2, January 2012.

         F. Aflatouni and H. Hashemi, "An electronically controlled optical phased array," in IEEE International Microwave Symposium (IMS) Dig. Papers, WEPN-6, 2012.

         F. Aflatouni and H. Hashemi, "Light source independent linewidth reduction of lasers," in Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC) Dig. Papers, no. OW1G.6, 2012.

         F. Aflatouni, M. Bagheri,  and H. Hashemi, "Design  methodology and architectures to reduce the semiconductor laser phase noise using electrical feed-forward schemes," IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, vol. 58, no. 11, pp. 3290-31683, November 2010.

         F. Aflatouni and H. Hashemi,"A low power Ka-Band receiver front-end in 0.13mm SiGe BiCMOS for space transponders," in IEEE Compound Semiconductor IC Symposium Dig. Papers, pp. 1-4, October 2009 (Recipient of the 2010 NASA Tech Award).

         F. Aflatouni and H. Hashemi, "A 1.8mW wideband 57dBW transimpedance amplifier in 0.13mm CMOS," in IEEE Radio Frequency Integrated Circuits Symposium Dig. Papers, pp. 57-60, 2009.

         F. Aflatouni, O. Momeni, and H. Hashemi, "A heterodyne phase locked loop with GHz acquisition range for coherent locking of semiconductor lasers," in Proceedings of the IEEE Custom Integrated Circuit Conference, pp. 463-466, September 2007.

         M. Bagheri, F. Aflatouni, A. Imani, A. Goel, and H. Hashemi, "Semiconductor laser phase noise cancellation using an electrical feed-forward scheme," Optics Letters, vol. 34, no. 19, pp. 2979-2981, October 1, 2009.

         N. Satyan, W. Liang, F. Aflatouni, A. Yariv, A. Kewitsch, G. Rakuljic, and H. Hashemi, "Phase-controlled apertures using heterodyne optical phase-locked loops," IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, vol. 20, no. 11, June 1, 2008.

         N. Satyan, W. Liang, F. Aflatouni, A. Yariv, A. Kewitsch, G. Rakuljic, and H. Hashemi, "Applications of optical phase locked loops in coherent beam combining," in Proceedings of SPIE, vol. 6873, February 2008.

         W. Liang, N. Satyan, F. Aflatouni, A. Yariv, A. Kewitsch, G. Rakuljic, and H. Hashemi, "Coherent beam combining with multi-level optical phase lock loops," Journal of Optical Society of America B, vol. 24, no. 12, pp. 29168-2939, December 2007.

         W. Liang, N. Satyan, A. Yariv, A. Kewitsch, G. Rakuljic, F. Aflatouni, H. Hashemi, and J. Ungar, "Coherent power combination of two master-oscillator-power-amplifier (MOPA) semiconductor lasers using optical phase lock loops," Optics Express, vol. 15, no. 6, pp. 3201 -3205, March 2007.

Patents

         F. Aflatouni, B. Abiri, and A. Hajimiri, "Integrated light source independent linewidth reduction of lasers," Publication number: WO 2013/078432, May 2013.

         F. Aflatouni, B. Abiri, and A. Hajimiri, "Integrated optical phased arrays," Publication number: WO 2013/078435, May 2013.

         F. Aflatouni and H. Hashemi, "A wideband tunable laser line-width reduction scheme," Publication number: US 2013/0215919 A1, Aug. 2013.

         F. Aflatouni, B. Abiri, and A. Hajimiri, "Integrated coherent camera," US patent pending.

         F. Aflatouni, B. Abiri, and A. Hajimiri, "Optically balanced opto-electronic oscillators," US patent pending.

         A. Hajimiri , F. Aflatouni, and B. Abiri, "Optically assisted electrical filtering and processing," US patent pending.

         F. Aflatouni, B. Abiri, and A. Hajimiri, "Integrated amplification-free opto-electronic oscillator," US patent pending.

         F. Aflatouni, B. Abiri, and A. Hajimiri, "Integrated optical spectrometer on silicon," US patent pending.

         B. Abiri, F. Aflatouni, and A. Hajimiri, "Micro-opto-mechanical tunable couplers," US patent pending.

Invited Talks/Workshops

         Firooz Aflatouni, "Electronic & photonic, 1+1=3,"

  Invited talk at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, April 2013.

  Invited talk at UC Berkeley, March 2013

  Invited talk at University of Pennsylvania, March 2013.

         Firooz Aflatouni, "Electronic-photonic co-design: electrically assisted phase control of semiconductor lasers,"    

  Invited talk at Cornell University, March 2011.

  Invited talk at Oregon State University, April 2011.

  Invited talk at University of Southern California, September 2011.

  Invited talk at Columbia University, November 2011.

  Invited talk at University of Washington, December 2011.

  Invited talk at Arizona State University, October 2012. 

         Firooz Aflatouni, "RF Assisted Absolute Phase Control of Semiconductor Lasers," CMOS Emerging Technologies Workshop (CMOS ET), Whistler, Canada, June 2011.