Prof. Sergei K. Turitsyn

"Practice not-doing, and everything will fall into place."
    Lao Tzu. Tao Te Ching.
Aston Institute of Photonic Technologies
College of Engineering and Physical Sciences
Aston University
Aston University, North Wing 711
Vacancies and opportunities for collaboration

PhD studentships in the Aston Institute of Photonics Technologies

Sources of funding for international students

Support for international collaborations

Recent Publications

  • G. E. Falkovich, E. A. Kuznetsov, A. C. Newell & S. K. Turitsyn A scientist and a poet, Nature Photonics, 17, 920 (2023)
  • P. Freire, E. Manuylovich, J. E. Prilepsky, and S. K. Turitsyn, Artificial neural networks for photonic applications - from algorithms to implementation: tutorial, AOP, 15(3), 739 (2023)
  • Andrea Blanco-Redondo, C. Martijn de Sterke, Chris Xu, Stefan Wabnitz & Sergei K. Turitsyn The bright prospects of optical solitons after 50 years, Nature Photonics, 17, 937 (2023)
  • S. K. Turitsyn, Soliton control in fiber lasers with a semiconductor optical amplifier by off-set filtering, Optics Letters, 48(12), 3351 (2023)
  • Boris Nyushkov, Aleksey Ivanenko, Sergey Smirnov, Sergey Turitsyn, Transient light shift register mechanism of bi-chromatic pulse generation, Optica, 10(8), 1029- (2023)
  • P. J. Freire, Y. Osadchuk, B. Spinnler, A. Napoli, W. Schairer, N. Costa, J. E. Prilepsky & S. K. Turitsyn, Neural Networks-Based Equalizers for Coherent Optical Transmission: Caveats and Pitfalls, IEEE J. of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, 28(4) 1 (2022)
  • G. Genty, L. Salmela, J. M. Dudley, D. Brunner, A. Kokhanovskiy, S. M. Kobtsev & S. K. Turitsyn, Machine learning and applications in ultrafast photonics, Nature Photonics, 15, 91(2021)
  • Egor S. Manuylovich, Vladislav V. Dvoyrin and Sergei K. Turitsyn, Fast mode decomposition in few-mode fibers, Nature Communications 11, 5507 (2020)
  • S. Sugavanam, M.K. Kopae, J. Peng, Y. Prilepskiy and S.K. Turitsyn, Analysis of laser radiation using the Nonlinear Fourier transform, Nature Communications 10, 5663 (2019)
  • F. Bessin, A. M. Perego, K. Staliunas, S. K. Turitsyn, A. Kudlinski, M. Conforti & A. Mussot, Gain-through-filtering enables tuneable frequency comb generation in passive optical resonators, Nature Communications, 10: 4489 (2019)
  • Sergei K. Turitsyn, On the theory of adiabatic field dynamics in the Kerr medium with distributed gain and dispersion, Opt. Lett. 44, 1448 (2019)
  • E. V. Podivilov, D. S. Kharenko, V. A. Gonta, K. Krupa, O. S. Sidelnikov, S. Turitsyn, M. P. Fedoruk, S. A. Babin, and S. Wabnitz, Hydrodynamic 2D Turbulence and Spatial Beam Condensation in Multimode Optical Fibers Phys. Rev. Lett., 122, 103902 (2019) Supplementary Materials,
  • Auro M. Perego, Sergei K. Turitsyn and Kestutis Staliunas, Gain through losses in nonlinear optics, Light: Science & Applications 7:43 (2018)
  • Stanislav Derevyanko, Alexey Redyuk, Sergey Vergeles, and Sergei K. Turitsyn, Visualisation of extreme value events in optical communications, APL Photonics, 3, 060801 (2018)
  • Sergei K. Turitsyn, Jaroslaw E. Prilepsky, Son Thai Le, Sander Wahls, Leonid L. Frumin, Morteza Kamalian, and Stanislav A. Derevyanko, Nonlinear Fourier transform for optical data processing and transmission: advances and perspectives, Optica, 4(3), 307 (2017)
  • L.L. Frumin, A.A. Gelash and S.K. Turitsyn, New Approaches to Coding Information using Inverse Scattering Transform Phys. Rev. Lett., 118, 223901 (2017) Supplementary Materials,
  • A. Mahjoubfar, D. V. Churkin, S. Barland, N. Broderick, S. K. Turitsyn & B. Jalali, Time stretch and its applications, Nature Photonics, 11, 341 (2017)
  • Mariia Sorokina, Stylianos Sygletos, and Sergei Turitsyn, Ripple distribution for nonlinear fiber-optic channels, Opt. Express, 25(3), 2228 (2017)
  • S. A. Derevyanko, J. E. Prilepsky, S. K. Turitsyn, Capacity estimates for optical transmission based on the nonlinear Fourier Transform, Nature Communications 7, 12710 (2016)
  • Nikita Tarasov, Auro M Perego, Dmitry V Churkin, Kestutis Staliunas, Sergei K Turitsyn, Mode-locking via dissipative Faraday instability, Nature Communications 7, 12441 (2016)
  • A. Perego, N. Tarasov, D. Churkin, S.K. Turitsyn, and K. Staliunas, Pattern Generation by Dissipative Parametric Instability, Phys. Rev. Lett., 116, 028701 (2016) Suppl. Mat.,
  • A. Aragoneses, L. Carpi, N. Tarasov, D.V. Churkin, M.C. Torrent, C. Masoller, and S.K. Turitsyn, Unveiling Temporal Correlations Characteristic of a Phase Transition in the Output Intensity of a Fiber Laser, Phys. Rev. Lett., 116, 033902 (2016); Supplementary Materials,
  • V. Kalashnikov, S.V Sergeyev, G. Jacobsen, S. Popov and S.K. Turitsyn, Multi-scale polarisation phenomena, Light: Science & Applications 5, e16011 (2016)
  • S. K. Turitsyn, A. E. Bednyakova, M. P. Fedoruk, S. B. Papernyi & W. Clements Inverse four-wave mixing and self-parametric amplification in optical fibre, Nature Photonics, 9, 608 (2015)
  • D.V. Churkin, I.V. Kolokolov, E.V. Podivilov, I.D. Vatnik, M.A. Nikulin, S.S. Vergeles, I.S. Terekhov, V.V. Lebedev, G. Falkovich, S.A. Babin, S.K. Turitsyn, Wave kinetics of random fibre lasers, Nature Communications 6:6214 (2015)
  • D.V. Churkin, S. Sugavanam, N. Tarasov, S. Khorev, S.V. Smirnov, S.M. Kobtsev and S.K. Turitsyn, Stochasticity, periodicity and localized light structures in partially mode-locked fibre lasers , Nature Communications 6:7004 (2015)
  • A. Bednyakova and S. K. Turitsyn, Adiabatic soliton laser, Phys. Rev. Lett., 114, 113901 (2015)
  • L. Hadzievski, A. Maluckov, A.M. Rubenchik and S.K.Turitsyn, Stable optical vortices in nonlinear multicore fibers, Light: Science & Applications, e314 (2015)
  • A Tonello, A Bartholomy, K Krupa, V Kermene, A Desfarges-Berthelemot, BM Shalaby, Sonia Boscolo, SK Turitsyn, JD Ania-Castanon, Secret key exchange in ultra-long lasers by radio-frequency spectrum coding, Light: Science & Applications, e276 (2015)
  • M. A. Sorokina and S. K. Turitsyn, Regeneration limit of classical Shannon capacity, Nature Communications 5: 3861 (2014)
  • J. E. Prilepsky, S. A. Derevyanko, K. J. Blow, I. Gabitov, and S. K. Turitsyn, Nonlinear Inverse Synthesis and Eigenvalue Division Multiplexing in Optical Fiber Channels, Phys. Rev. Lett. 113 013901 (2014)
  • I. S. Terekhov, S. S. Vergeles, S. K. Turitsyn, Conditional probability calculations for the NLS equation with additive noise , Phys. Rev. Lett. 113 230602 (2014); Archive version
  • A. M. Rubenchik, M. P. Fedoruk, and S. K. Turitsyn, The effect of self-focusing on laser space-debris cleaning, Light: Science & Applications 3, e159 (2014)
  • A. El-Taher, O. Kotlicki, P. Harper, S. K. Turitsyn, and J. Scheuer, Secure key distribution over a 500 km long link using a Raman ultra-long fiber laser, Laser & Photonics Reviews (2014)
  • E. G. Turitsyna, S. Smirnov, S. Sugavanam, N. Tarasov, X. Shu, S. Babin, E. Podivilov, D. Churkin, G. E. Falkovich and S. K. Turitsyn The laminar-turbulent transition in a fibre laser, Nature Photonics, 7, 783 (2013)
  • Elena G. Turitsyna and Sergei K. Turitsyn, Digital signal processing based on inverse scattering transform, Opt. Lett. 38, 4186 (2013)
  • J. E. Prilepsky, S. A. Derevyanko and S. Turitsyn, Temporal Solitonic Crystals and Non-Hermitian Informational Lattices, Phys. Rev. Lett. 108 183902 (2012)
  • Konstantin S. Turitsyn and Sergei K. Turitsyn, Nonlinear communication channels with capacity above the linear Shannon limit, Opt. Lett. 37(17), 3600-3602 (2012)
  • S.K. Turitsyn, S. Babin, A. El-Taher, P. Harper, D. Churkin, S. Kablukov, J. Ania-Castanon, V. Karalekas, and E. Podivilov, Random distributed feedback fibre laser, Nat. Phot., 4, 231 (2010)
  • S. Turitsyn, J. Ania-Castanon, S. Babin, V. Karalekas, P. Harper, D. Churkin, S. Kablukov, A. El-Taher, E. Podivilov, and V. Mezentsev, 270-km URFL, Phys. Rev. Lett. 103 133901 (2009)
  • A. M. Rubenchik, M.P. Fedoruk, and S. K. Turitsyn, Laser Beam Self-Focusing in the Atmosphere, Phys. Rev. Lett. 102 233902 (2009)
  • S. K. Turitsyn, Theory of energy evolution in laser resonators with saturated gain and non-saturated loss, Optics Express 17, 11898 (2009)
  • J. D. Ania-Castanon, V. Karalekas, P. Harper, and S. K. Turitsyn, Simultaneous Spatial and Spectral Transparency in Ultralong Fiber Lasers, Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 123903 (2008)
  • J D Ania-Castanon, T. Ellingham, R. Ibbotson, X. Chen, L. Zhang, and S. Turitsyn, Ultralong Raman fiber lasers as virtually lossless optical media, Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 023902 (2006)
  • K. S. Turitsyn, S. A. Derevyanko, I. V. Yurkevich and S. K. Turitsyn, Information capacity of optical fiber channels with zero average dispersion, Phys. Rev. Lett. 91 203091 (2003).

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