About the Author
Bahram Javidi, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Connecticut, USA Bahram Javidi is Board of Trustees Distinguished Professor at University of Connecticut, USA. Prof. Javidi has been recognized by 9 best journal and conference paper awards, and several major awards from professional societies and foundations. Dr. Javidi has been named Fellow of eight National and International professional scientific societies, including IEEE; AIMBE; OSA; SPIE and IS&T. He has edited/ co-edited 10 books and 54 book chapters, and has published over 320 technical articles in major peer reviewed journals. He has also published over 370 conference proceedings, including more than 120 plenary addresses, keynote addresses, and invited conference papers. Some of his journal papers are among the 10 most cited in their topic according to the ISI Web of Science database. His papers have been cited 7,300 times according to the citation index of WEB of Science (h index=46). Enrique Tajahuerce, School of Technology and Experimental Sciences, University Jaume I, Spain Dr. Tajahuerce is currently an Associate Professor at the School of Technology and Experimental Sciences, University Jaume I, Spain. Pedro Andres, Diffractive Optics Group, University of Valencia, Spain Prof. Andres was Head of the Optics Department in the University of Valencia from 1998 to 2006. As visiting researcher, he spent several periods at various European and American laboratories. Prof. Andres has co-authored over 100 peer-reviewed papers, in diffractive optics, confocal scanning microscopy, microstructured optical fibers, temporal optics, and ultrafast optics. He has delivered more than 90 invited and contributed papers in international conferences. Prof. Andres is a Fellow of the OSA and is a member of the Board of Directors of the European Optical Society.