A. Costela

A. Costela

Brief Biography

Angel Costela received his Ph.D. degree in Physics from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain, in 1980 for studies on fundamental processes in the photochemical iodine laser. He has been a visiting scientist at the Clarendon Laboratory of The University of Oxford, where he carried out research on frequency up-conversion by resonantly enhanced sum-frequency mixing in metallic vapors. He holds currently the position of Professor of Research at Instituto Rocasolano, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC), Madrid, Spain. He has published over 165 papers in peer-reviewed journals and has contributed to over 8 collective books co-authoring chapters on advanced electronic and photonic materials, lasers, and medical applications of lasers. His current research interests include the study and development of solid state dye lasers, laser ablation of materials, nonlinear optics, and nanostructured materials for advanced biophotonic and laser applications. Professor Costela is a Fellow of The Optical Society of America. .

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