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Distinguished Researcher

Dr. Kengo Nozaki

Kengo Nozaki

Basic Research Laboratories
Optical Science lab.

Research Subject

Ultralow-power nano-photonic devices

Assigned period

Apr. 1, 2016 -


Kengo NOZAKI received his B.E., M.E., and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from Yokohama National University, Japan, in 2003, 2005, and 2007 respectively. He joined NTT Basic Research Laboratories, Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation in 2008. His current interests are ultralow-power nanophotonic semiconductor devices based on photonic crystal. He was appointed as Distinguished Scientist of NTT in 2016. He is currently a member of Photonic Nanostructure Research Group. He received the Best Paper Award at Photonics in Switching 2012, and the Young Researchers Award from IEICE Lasers and Quantum Electronics in 2014, and the Best Paper Award from OECC/PS in 2016. He is a member of the Japan Society of Applied Physics.