IEEE Photonics Technology Letters Outstanding Reviewer Award

The IEEE Photonics Technology Letters Outstanding Reviewer Award is awarded based on three criteria; Quality of Comments, Timeliness of Reviews, and the Number of Reviews completed. Nominated by the Associate Editors, the selection committee has chosen the reviewers to receive the PTL Outstanding Reviewer Award.

2021 Award Recipents:

Baldemar Ibarra-Escamilla, Instituto Nacional de Astrofisica, Optica y Electronica, Mexico
Metodi Yankov, Technichal University of Denmark
Kaikai Xu, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China
Tianwai Bo, Beijing Institute of Technology, China


2019 Award Recipents:

Ted Masselink, Humboldt University, Germany
Yasuhide Tsuji, Muroran Institute of Technology, Japan
Zhi-Chao Luo, South China Normal University, China
Shilong Pan, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China
Tianwai Bo, Institution: Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Korea

2018 Award Recipients:
Thai-Chien Bui, University of Rome, Italy
Songnian Fu, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
Ding Liang, Inphi Corporation, USA
Arthur Lowery, Monash University, Australia
Hans Wenzel, Ferdinand-Braun-Institut, Germany

IEEE Photonics Technology Letters Best Paper Award

The IEEE Photonics Technology Letters Best Paper Award is awarded to the paper considered the best among the papers published in the IEEE Photonics Technology Letters during the previous three calendar years. Reviewed by the PTL selection committee, the best paper is selected annually based on four criteria; Originality, Technical Content, Impact, and Presentation.


2021 Best Paper Selection:


1.3-μm reflection insensitive InAs/GaAs quantum dot lasers directly grown on silicon

IEEE Photon. Technol. Letters, vol. 31, no. 5, pp. 345-348, March 2019


Jianan Duan, Heming Huang, Bozhang Dong, Daehwan Jung, Justin C. Norman, John E. Bowers, and Frédéric Grillot

2021 Best Paper Selection:


Toward the integration of CV quantum key distribution in deployed optical networks


IEEE Photon. Technol. Letters, vol. 30 no. 7, pp. 650-653, April 2018


Fotini Karinou, Hans H. Brunner, Chi-Hang Fred Fung, Lucian C. Comandar, Stefano Bettelli, David Hillerkuss, Maxim Kuschnerov, Spiros Mikroulis, Dawei Wang , Changsong Xie, Momtchil Peev, and Andreas Poppe

2020 Best Paper Selection:

Low Loss Polycarbonate Polymer Optical Fiber for High Temperature FBG Humidity Sensing

IEEE Photon. Technol. Letters, vol. 29, no. 7, pp. 575-578, April 2017.

Getinet Woyessa, Andrea Fasano, Christos Markos, Henrik K. Rasmussen, Ole Bang

2019 Best Paper Selection:

High Bandwidth GaN-Based Micro-LEDs for Multi-Gb/s Visible Light Communications

IEEE Photon. Technol. Letters, vol. 28, no. 19, pp. 2023-2026, Oct. 2016.

R. X. G. Ferreira, Enyuan Xie, Jonathan J. D. McKendry, Sujan Rajbhandari, Hyunchae Chun, Grahame Faulkner, Scott Watson, Anthony E. Kelly, Erdan Gu, Richard V. Penty, Ian H. White, Dominic C. O’Brien, and Martin D. Dawson

2018 Best Paper Selection:

A 71-Gb/s NRZ Modulated 850-nm VCSEL-Based Optical Link

IEEE Photon. Technol. Letters, vol. 27, no. 6, pp. 577-580, Mar. 2015.

Daniel M. Kuchta, Alexander V. Rylyakov, Fuad E. Doany, Clint L. Schow,
Jonathan E. Proesel, Christian W. Baks, Petter Westbergh, Johan S. Gustavsson, and Anders Larsson

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