Edik U Rafailov
Aston University, UK
Edik U Rafailov received his PhD degree from the Ioffe Institute. In 2005 he established new group and in 2014 he and his Optoelectronics and Biomedical Photonics Group moved to Aston University. He has authored and co-authored over 350 articles in refereed journals and conference proceedings. He coordinated a €14.7M FP7 FAST-DOT project – development of new ultrafast lasers for Biophotonics applications. Currently, he coordinated the €11.8M NEWLED project aims to develop a new generation of white LEDs. He also leads a few others projects funded by FP7 EU and EPSRC. His current research interests include high-power CW, ultrashort-pulse lasers; generation of UV/visible/IR/MIR and THz radiation, nano-structures; nonlinear and integrated optics; Biophotonics.