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City, University of London
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EC1V 0HB
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Qualifications

PhD Electronic Engineering, Institut National Polytechnique de Toulouse (INPT), 2003
MSc Microwaves & Optical Communications, Institut National Polytechnique de Toulouse (INPT), 1998
Engineer Degree, Ecole Nationale Supérieure d'Electronique, d'Electrotechnique, d'Informatique, d'Hydraulique et des Télécommunications (ENSEEIHT), 1998

Employment

10/2009 - to date City University London, Lecturer
09/2008 - 09/2009 City University London, Research Fellow
10/2004 - 08/2008 The Rince Institute | Dublin City University, Research Fellow
10/2006 - 09/2007 Trinity College Dublin, Research Fellow
10/2004 - 08/2005 Trinity College Dublin, Research Fellow
10/2003 - 10/2004 Queen Mary University of London, Research Fellow
10/1998 - 07/1999 Ecole Nationale d’Aéronautique et de l’Espace (Supaero), Research Engineer

Other appointments

2010 Ecole Nationale Supérieure d'Electronique, d'Electrotechnique, d'Informatique, d'Hydraulique et des Télécommunications (ENSEEIHT), Invited Professor

Membership of professional bodies

2013 American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), Member
2000 Instiute of Electrical & Electronic Engineers (IEEE), Member

Publications

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  1. ul Asad, H., Jones, K.D. and Surre, F. (2014). Verifying Robust Frequency Domain Properties of Non Linear Oscillators using SMT. In Pleskacz, W., Renovell, M., Kasprowicz, D., Sekanina, L. and Bernard, S. (Eds.), 17th International Symposium on Design and Diagnostics of Electronic Circuits & Systems (pp. 306–309). IEEE. ISBN 978-1-4799-4560-3.

Conference Papers and Proceedings (39)

  1. Bernal, O.D., Seat, H.C., Zabit, U., Surre, F. and Bosch, T. (2015). Robust fringe detection based on bi-wavelet transform for self-mixing displacement sensor. .
  2. Surre, F., Pham, T.B., Seat, H.C. and Bernal, O.D. (2015). Multimode semiconductor lasers for adaptive self-mixing sensors. .
  3. Raoufi, N., Surre, F., Rajarajan, M., Sun, T. and Grattan, K.T.V. (2015). Enhanced stability and re-usability of the optical sensor for ph monitoring using a layer-by-layer deposition technique. .
  4. Carney, K., Lennox, R., Maldonado-Basilio, R., Philippe, S., Surre, F., Bradley, L. and Landais, P. (2013). 3.8dB Noise figure in bulk semiconductor optical amplifier. .
  5. Pham, T.B., Seat, H.C., Bernal, O., Surre, F. and Bosch, T. (2013). Self-mixing sensing under strong feedback using multimode semiconductor lasers. .
  6. Raoufi, N., Surre, , Sun, T. and Grattan, K.T.V. (2012). Optimization of the design of fibre optic pH sensor based on layer-by-layer coating. Conference on Optical Sensing and Detection II 16-19 April, Brussels, Belgium.
  7. Raoufi, N., Surre, F., Sun, T., Grattan, K.T.V. and Rajarajan, M. (2012). Improvement of optical properties of pH-sensitive nanolayers coating deposited using Layer-by-Layer technique. .
  8. Gaudron, J.-.O., Surre, F., Sun, T. and Grattan, K.T.V. (2011). Long period grating for acoustic wave detection. .
  9. Karimi, M., Surre, F., Sun, T., Grattan, K.T.V. and Fonjallaz, P. (2011). Investigation of single mode polarization-maintaining fibres for directional transverse force measurement. .
  10. Surre, F., Sun, T., Grattan, K.T.V., Barton, E.N., Zhang, B. and McCormick, N. (2011). Long-term monitoring of concrete footbridge using optical metrology. .
  11. Gaudron, J.O., Surre, F., Sun, T. and Grattan, K.T.V. (2011). Optimized acoustic wave detector based on long period grating. .
  12. Banerji, P., Chikermane, S., Grattan, K., Tong, S., Surre, F. and Scott, R. (2011). Application of fiber-optic strain sensors for monitoring of a pre-stressed concrete box girder bridge. .
  13. Banerji, P., Chikermane, S., Scott, R., Grattan, K., Tong, S., Mokhtar, M.R., Surre, F. and Basheer, P.A.M. (2011). Parameter estimation for a concrete beam from experiments using fiber-optic strain gages. .
  14. Degirmenci, E., Surre, F. and Landais, P. (2010). Improved photonic crystal based 90° bends for THz transmission. .
  15. Maldonado-Basilio, R., Latkowski, S., Surre, F. and Landais, P. (2010). Wave-mixing analysis for THz-Signals generation in dc-biased semiconductor optical devices at room temperature. .
  16. Degirmenci, E., Surre, F. and Landais, P. (2009). THz waveguide and bends based on metallic photonic crystals. .
  17. Degirmenci, E., Surre, F. and Landais, P. (2009). 2-D numerical analysis of metallic band-gap crystal waveguide in THz. .
  18. Philippe, S., Surre, F., Carney, K., Lennox, R., Bradley, A.L. and Landais, P. (2009). Novel design for noise controlled semiconductor optical amplifier. .
  19. Nguyen, T.H., Lin, Y.C., Chen, C.T., Surre, F., Venugopalan, T., Sun, T. and Grattan, K.T.V. (2009). Fibre optic chloride sensor based on fluorescence quenching of an acridinium dye. .
  20. Surre, F., Lyons, W.B., Sun, T., Grattan, K.T.V., O'Keeffe, S., Lewis, E., Elosua, C., Hernaez, M. and Barian, C. (2009). U-bend fibre optic pH sensors using layer-by-layer electrostatic self-assembly technique. .
  21. Maldonado-Basilio, R., Latkovsky, S., Surre, F. and Landais, P. (2009). Linewidth study of 40-GHz passively mode-locked multimode semiconductor lasers. .
  22. Maldonado-Basilio, R., Latkovsky, S., Surre, F. and Landais, P. (2009). Linewidth study of 40-GHz passively mode-locked multimode semiconductor lasers. .
  23. Carney, K., Latkowski, S., Madonado-Basilio, R., Surre, F. and Landais, P. (2008). Measurement of the linewidth enhancement factor using Cassidy's method in a 370 GHz self-pulsating Fabry-Perot laser. .
  24. Degirmenci, E., Surre, F. and Landais, P. (2008). A theoretical study of metallic rectangular waveguides in the THz range. .
  25. Latkowski, S., Surre, F. and Landais, P. (2008). Passively phase-locked semiconductor lasers for clock recovery and terahertz generation. .
  26. Latkowski, S., Surre, F., Degirmenci, E. and Landais, P. (2008). Passively phase-locked multimode semiconductor laser: From millimetre to terahertz wave generation. .
  27. Latkowski, S., Surre, F. and Landais, P. (2008). Passively mode-locked semiconductor lasers and their applications. .
  28. Latkowski, S., Surre, F., Degirmenci, E. and Landais, P. (2008). Passively phase-locked multimode semiconductor laser: From millimetre to terahertz wave generation. .
  29. Latkowski, S., Surre, F., Degirmenci, E. and Landais, P. (2008). Passively phase-locked multimode semiconductor laser: From millimetre to terahertz wave generation. .
  30. Latkowski, S., Landais, P., Surre, F. and Lynch, S.A. (2007). CW-THz wave generation using a multimode semiconductor laser at room temperature. .
  31. Latkowski, S., Surre, F. and Landais, P. (2007). RF or THz signals generated from DC biased multimode lasers. .
  32. Philippe, S., Surre, F., Bradley, A.L., Maldonado-Basilio, R., Kennedy, B., Landais, P. and Soto-Ortiz, H. (2007). Polarization dependent intra-band dynamics in semiconductor optical amplifiers. .
  33. Philippe, S., Bradley, A.L., Surre, F., Kennedy, B. and Landais, P. (2007). Dynamics of non-linear polarisation rotation in semiconductor optical amplifiers. .
  34. Surre, F., Kennedy, B., Landais, P., Philippe, S. and Bradley, A.L. (2006). Polarization resolved four-wave-mixing-based measurement in bulk material semiconductor optical amplifier. .
  35. Philippe, S., Bradley, A.L., Surre, F., Landais, P., Kennedy, B. and Martinez-Rosas, M. (2006). Polarisation dependent dynamics in bulk semiconductor optical amplifiers. .
  36. Philippe, S., Surre, F., Bradley, A.L., Landais, P. and Martinez-Rosas, M. (2005). Dynamic pump-probe studies of TE and TM modes in semiconductor optical amplifiers. .
  37. Kennedy, B.F., Surre, F., Bradley, A.L., Barry, L. and Landais, P. (2005). Wavelength conversion using polarization rotation in a bulk semiconductor optical amplifier. .
  38. Surre, F., Saleh, A.S. and Aubert, H. (2002). Self-similar structures for the design of selective microwave filters. .
  39. Surre, F., Cohen, L., Baudrand, H. and Peuch, J.C. (2001). New approaches for multi-scale circuit analysis. .

Journal Articles (30)

  1. Bernal, O.D., Seat, H.C., Zabit, U., Surre, F. and Bosch, T. (2016). Robust detection of non-regular interferometric fringes from a self-mixing displacement sensor using Bi-wavelet transform. IEEE Sensors Journal, 16(22), pp. 7903–7910. doi:10.1109/JSEN.2016.2599702.
  2. Raoufi, N., Surre, F., Rajarajan, M., Sun, T. and Grattan, K.T.V. (2014). Fiber optic pH sensor using optimized layer-by-layer coating approach. IEEE Sensors Journal, 14(1), pp. 47–54. doi:10.1109/JSEN.2013.2280283.
  3. Raoufi, N., Surre, F., Rajarajan, M., Sun, T. and Grattan, K.T.V. (2014). Optical sensor for pH monitoring using a layer-by-layer deposition technique emphasizing enhanced stability and re-usability. Sensors and Actuators, B: Chemical, 195, pp. 692–701. doi:10.1016/j.snb.2014.01.080.
  4. Banerji, P., Chikermane, S., Scott, R., Surre, F., Sun, T., Grattan, K.T.V. and Longthorne, J. (2014). Structural monitoring for asset management of railway bridges. Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Bridge Engineering, 167(3), pp. 157–169. doi:10.1680/bren.13.00011.
  5. Gaudron, J.O., Surre, F., Sun, T. and Grattan, K.T.V. (2013). Long Period Grating-based optical fibre sensor for the underwater detection of acoustic waves. Sensors and Actuators, A: Physical, 201, pp. 289–293. doi:10.1016/j.sna.2013.07.017.
  6. Scott, R.H., Banerji, P., Chikermane, S., Srinivasan, S., Basheer, P.A.M., Surre, F., Sun, T. and Grattan, K.T.V. (2013). Commissioning and evaluation of a fiber-optic sensor system for bridge monitoring. IEEE Sensors Journal, 13(7), pp. 2555–2562. doi:10.1109/JSEN.2013.2256599.
  7. Carney, K., Lennox, R., Maldonado-Basilio, R., Philippe, S., Surre, F., Bradley, L. and Landais, P. (2013). Method to improve the noise figure and saturation power in multi-contact semiconductor optical amplifiers: simulation and experiment. Opt Express, 21(6), pp. 7180–7195.
  8. Surre, F., Sun, T. and Grattan, K.T. (2013). Fiber optic strain monitoring for long-term evaluation of a concrete footbridge under extended test conditionss. IEEE Sensors Journal, 13(3), pp. 1036–1043. doi:10.1109/JSEN.2012.2234736.
  9. Surre, F., Scott, R.H., Banerji, P., Basheer, P.A.M., Sun, T. and Grattan, K.T.V. (2012). Study of reliability of fibre Bragg grating fibre optic strain sensors for field-test applications. Sensors and Actuators, A: Physical, 185, pp. 8–16. doi:10.1016/j.sna.2012.06.026.
  10. Raoufi, N., Surre, F., Sun, T., Rajarajan, M. and Grattan, K.T.V. (2012). Wavelength dependent pH optical sensor using the layer-by-layer technique. Sensors and Actuators, B: Chemical, 169, pp. 374–381. doi:10.1016/j.snb.2012.05.024.
  11. Karimi, M., Surre, F., Sun, T., Grattan, K.T.V., Margulis, W. and Fonjallaz, P. (2012). Theoretical Analysis of a Non-Symmetric Polarization-Maintaining Single-Mode Fiber for Sensor Applications. JOURNAL OF LIGHTWAVE TECHNOLOGY, 30(3), pp. 362–367. doi:10.1109/JLT.2011.2178589.
  12. Gaudron, J.O., Surre, F., Sun, T. and Grattan, K.T.V. (2012). LPG-based optical fibre sensor for acoustic wave detection. Sensors and Actuators, A: Physical, 173(1), pp. 97–101. doi:10.1016/j.sna.2011.10.023.
  13. Degirmenci, E., Surre, F., Philippe, S., Maldonado-Basilio, R. and Landais, P. (2012). Improved bend waveguide design for terahertz transmission. IEEE Transactions on Terahertz Science and Technology, 2(1), pp. 137–143. doi:10.1109/TTHZ.2011.2177170.
  14. Surre, F., Scott, R.H., Banerji, P., Basheer, P.A.M., Sun, T. and Grattan, K.T.V. (2012). Study of reliability of fibre Bragg grating fibre optic strain sensors for field-test applications. Sensors and Actuators, A: Physical .
  15. Karimi, M., Surre, F., Sun, T., Grattan, K.T.V., Margulis, W. and Fonjallaz, P. (2011). Directional force measurement using specialized single-mode polarization-maintaining fibers. Journal of Lightwave Technology, 29(24), pp. 3611–3615. doi:10.1109/JLT.2011.2167011.
  16. Gaudron, J.O., Surre, F., Sun, T. and Grattan, K.T.V. (2011). Long period grating for acoustic wave detection. Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, 7753 . doi:10.1117/12.885080.
  17. Karimi, M., Surre, F., Sun, T., Grattan, K.T.V. and Fonjallaz, P. (2011). Investigation of single mode polarization-maintaining fibres for directional transverse force measurement. Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, 7753 . doi:10.1117/12.885047.
  18. Degirmenci, E., Surre, F. and Landais, P. (2011). THz waveguide and bends based on metallic photonic crystals. NATO Science for Peace and Security Series B: Physics and Biophysics pp. 23–27. doi:10.1007/978-94-007-0769-6-4.
  19. Gaudron, J.-.O., Surre, F., Sun, T. and Grattan, K.T.V. (2011). LPG-based optical fibre sensor for acoustic wave detection. Sensors and Actuators, A: Physical .
  20. Maldonado-Basilio, R., Latkowski, S., Surre, F. and Landais, P. (2010). Linewidth analysis of 40-GHz passively mode-locked multi-mode semiconductor lasers. Optics Communications, 283(2), pp. 299–303. doi:10.1016/j.optcom.2009.10.004.
  21. Surre, F., Lyons, B., Sun, T., Grattan, V., O'Keeffe, S., Lewis, E., Elosua, C., Hernaez, M. and Barian, C. (2009). U-bend fibre optic pH sensors using layer-by-layer electrostatic self-assembly technique. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 178 . doi:10.1088/1742-6596/178/1/012046.
  22. Latkowski, S., Surre, F., Landais, P. and Duan, G.H. (2009). All-optical synchronization of a 40 GHz self-pulsating distributed Bragg reflector laser to return-to-zero 10, 20 and 40 Gbit/s data streams. Optics Communications, 282(10), pp. 2053–2058. doi:10.1016/j.optcom.2009.01.061.
  23. Latkowski, S., Surre, F., Maldonado-Basilio, R. and Landais, P. (2008). Investigation on the origin of terahertz waves generated by dc-biased multimode semiconductor lasers at room temperature. Applied Physics Letters, 93(24) . doi:10.1063/1.3050455.
  24. Philippe, S., Bradley, A.L., Kennedy, B., Surre, F. and Landais, P. (2008). Experimental investigation of polarization effects in semiconductor optical amplifiers and implications for all-optical switching. Journal of Lightwave Technology, 26(16), pp. 2977–2985. doi:10.1109/JLT.2008.922326.
  25. Philippe, S., Bradley, A.L., Maldonado-Basilio, R., Surre, F., Kennedy, B.F., Landais, P. and Soto-Ortiz, H. (2008). Polarization dependence of non-linear gain compression factor in semiconductor optical amplifier. Opt Express, 16(12), pp. 8641–8648.
  26. Latkowski, S., Surre, F. and Landais, P. (2008). Terahertz wave generation from a dc-biased multimode laser. Applied Physics Letters, 92(8) . doi:10.1063/1.2884525.
  27. Kennedy, B.F., Philippe, S., Surre, F., Bradley, A.L. and Landais, P. (2007). Investigation of optimum wavelength converter based on nonlinear polarisation rotation in a bulk SOA. IET Optoelectronics, 1(2), pp. 55–60. doi:10.1049/iet-opt:20060047.
  28. Kennedy, B.F., Philippe, S., Surre, F., Bradley, A.L., Reid, D. and Landais, P. (2007). Investigation of polarization dependent gain dynamics in a bulk SOA. Optics Communications, 272(2), pp. 490–495. doi:10.1016/j.optcom.2006.10.088.
  29. Surre, F., Saleh, A.S. and Aubert, H. (2003). Frequency response of self-similar planar waveguides. Microwave and Optical Technology Letters, 37(3), pp. 208–210. doi:10.1002/mop.10870.
  30. Vuong, T.P., Surre, F., Baudrand, H., Dillenbourg, H. and Herren, J.J. (2001). Coupling coefficient of a new circular eccentric iris for multimodal cavity filters. Microwave and Optical Technology Letters, 28(3), pp. 151–153. doi:10.1002/1098-2760(20010205)28:3<151::AID-MOP1>3.0.CO;2-Z.

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