Kaoru MINOSHIMA Profile

Kaoru MINOSHIMA
Kaoru MINOSHIMA
Professor, The University of Electro-Communications (UEC).Go to UEC Researcher Database.

Research Topics & Publication List

Research Field

  • Optical Engineering, Photon & Quantum Science, Applied Physics, Quantum Electronics, Metrology

Brief Career

  • 1993 Ph.D. (Science), Graduate Department of Physics, School of Science, University of Tokyo
  • Research Scientist, National Research Laboratory of Metrology, Agency of Industrial Science and Technology, Ministry of International Trade and Industry
  • 1996 Visiting Professor, University of Bordeaux I, France
  • 1997 Senior Research Scientist, National Research Laboratory of Metrology
  • 2000 Visiting Scientist, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
  • 2001 Senior Research Scientist, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
  • 2007 Group Leader, Chief,AIST
  • Guest Professor, Tokyo University of Science
  • 2011 Bureau Manager, Innovation School;
    Senior Research Scientist,AIST
  • 2013 Professor, The University of Electro-Communications (UEC) (April 2013~present)
  • Research Director, JST ERATO MINOSHIMA Intelligent Optical Synthesizer (IOS) Project (Oct 2013~March 2020)
  • 2015 Division Leader, Institute for Advanced Science, The University of Electro-Communications (UEC) (April 2015~present)
  • 2016 Director, University Library, The University of Electro-Communications (UEC) (April 2016~present)
  • 2019 Distinguished Visiting Professor, cross-appointment, Institute of Post-LED Photonics, University of Tokushima (August 2019~present)
  • 2021 Director, Institute for Advanced Science, The University of Electro-Communications (UEC) (April 2021~present)

Award and Honor

Committee for Conferences

CLEO (Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics)

  • 2021-present CLEO, Steering Committee Member
  • 2011 CLEO: Science & Innovation (former CLEO), General Co-Chair
  • 2009 CLEO Program Co-Chair
  • 2006-2008 CLEO Subcommittee Member, SC 14: Optical Metrology
  • 2004-2005 CLEO Subcommittee Chair, SC 14: Optical Metrology

Others

  • International Commission for Optics (ICO) 2017(vice Program Chair), 2020,2022
  • FTS 2021
  • Integrated Photonics Research, Silicon, and Nano-Photonics 2016,2017,2018,2019,2020,2021
  • FiO/Laser Science 2020(LS SC Chair & FiO SC member),2021(FiO SC member)
  • ALPS/OPIC 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021
  • APLS 2018,2022
  • SPIE OM 2015
  • Optics Photonics Japan: 2011(Program Chair), 2010(vice Program Chair), 2006
  • Laser Society Meeting 2010, 2013, 2018(SC Chair), 2021
  • Advanced Photonics Symposium 2010, 2011
  • ASSP 2008, 2009, 2010
  • CLEO PacificRim 2013(SC Chair), 2009, 2020(SC Chair), 2022(SC Chair & Steering Committee)
  • CLEO-Europe 2007
  • ODF 2006
  • Fringe 2005
  • IQEC/CLEO-Pacific Rim 2005
  • International Commission for Optics 2004
  • Ultrafast Phenomena 2014, 2004
  • Femtosecond Technology 1997, 1998, 1999, 2002, 2003

Committee for Organizations and Societies

  • Vice President, International Commission for Optics (ICO) (2021-present)
  • Member, Science Council of Japan (2011-present)
  • Member, ICO Sub-committee, Science Council of Japan (2011-present)
  • Director, The Japan Society of Applied Physics (2019-2021)
  • Director, Laser Society of Japan (2018-present)
  • JST International Technical Advisor (2018-2020)
  • JST PRESTO Technical Advisor (2008-2014)
  • Several committees for METI, MEXT, JSPS, Government and Societies, Japan (present and past)
  • Optik, Editorial Board (2004-)
  • National Science Foundation, Advanced LIGO Construction Review Committee (2006)
  • European Space Agency Technical Adviser
  • Swiss National Science Foundation, Review Committee (2019,2020)
  • OPTICA(formerly OSA), Fellow Selection Committee (2019-2020)
  • OPTICA(formerly OSA), Townes Award Selection Committee (2012-2013, 2017-2018)
  • OPTICA(formerly OSA), Hopkins Leadership Award Selection Committee (2015-2016)
  • OPTICA(formerly OSA), ** Award Selection Committee (2020-present)
  • OPTICA(formerly OSA), OPTICA, Associate Editor (2021-present)
  • Several other international and Japanese committees (present and past)