Professor S. J. Ben Yoo is Elected a Fellow of IEEE, Fellow of OSA
Professor S. J. Ben Yoo was elected a Fellow of the IEEE, effective January 1, 2007, and was also elected a Fellow of the Optical Society of America. Prof. Yoo's main area of expertise and interest is photonic systems and technologies for next generation networks.
His work has demonstrated a new class of wavelength converters for transparent optical networks, optical label switching routers and integrated photonic systems-on-a chip. The citation reads "For contributions to optical networking and technologies, in particular, wavelength conversion, optical label switching networks, optical routers, and integrated photonics."