F. J. Duarte
#17493 Overall Influence

F. J. Duarte

Chilean-American physicist


Why is this person notable and influential?

Francisco Javier “Frank” Duarte is a laser physicist and author/editor of several well-known books on tunable lasers and quantum optics. He introduced the generalized multiple-prism dispersion theory, has discovered various multiple-prism grating oscillator laser configurations, and pioneered polymer-nanoparticle gain media. His contributions have found applications in a variety of fields including astronomical instrumentation, atomic vapor laser isotope separation, geodesics, gravitational lensing, laser medicine, laser microscopy, laser pulse compression, laser spectroscopy, nonlinear optics, and tunable diode lasers.

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Macquarie University
Macquarie University

University in Sydney, New South Wales

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#1405 World Rank