Conference Proceedings:

  1. N. Liu, J. Cheng, and J. F. Holzman, "Undersampled differential phase shift on-off keying for optical camera communications with phase error detection," Proceedings of the IEEE International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference, Valencia, Spain, June 26-30, 2017.
  2. Z. Wang, X. Jin, R. Dai, R. Samanipour, J. F. Holzman, and K. Kim, "Laser diode based ultrafast crosslinking of cell-encapsulated gelatin methacrylate hydrogels," Proceedings of the World Biomaterials Congress, Montréal, Canada, May 17-22, 2016.
  3. B. Born, S. Geoffroy-Gagnon, and J. F. Holzman, "An investigation of semiconductor nanoparticles for application to all-optical switching," Proceedings of SPIE Photonics West, vol. 9746, pp. 97460E(1-8), San Francisco, USA, February 13-18, 2016.
  4. X. Jin, B. A. Hristovski, C. M. Collier, S. Geoffroy-Gagnon, B. Born, and J. F. Holzman, "Spherical transceivers for ultrafast optical wireless communications," Proceedings of SPIE Photonics West, vol. 9744, pp. 97440F(1-8), San Francisco, USA, February 13-18, 2016.
  5. M. H. Bergen, D. Guerrero, X. Jin, B. A. Hristovski, H. Chaves, R. Klukas, and J. F. Holzman, "Design and optimization of indoor optical wireless positioning systems," Proceedings of SPIE Photonics West, vol. 9754, pp. 97540A(1-11), San Francisco, USA, February 13-18, 2016.
  6. B. Born, J. D. A. Krupa, S. Geoffroy-Gagnon, and J. F. Holzman, "Ultrafast all-optical switching with photonic nanojets and semiconductor nanoparticles," Proceedings of SPIE Photonics West, vol. 9746, pp. 974615(1-9), San Francisco, USA, February 13-18, 2016.
  7. C. M. Collier, J. D. A. Krupa, I. R. Hristovski, T. J. Stirling, M. H. Bergen, and J. F. Holzman, "Textured semiconductors for enhanced photoconductive terahertz emission," Proceedings of SPIE Photonics West, vol. 9747, pp. 97470M(1-8), San Francisco, USA, February 13-18, 2016.
  8. K. A. Hill, C. M. Collier, and J. F. Holzman, "Dielectrophoresis microjets: A merging of electromagnetics and microfluidics for on-chip technologies," Proceedings of SPIE Photonics Europe, Brussels, Belgium, April 14-17, 2014.
  9. C. M. Collier, K. A. Hill, M. A. DeWachter, A. M. Huizing, and J. F. Holzman, "Optoelectrowetting for continuous microdroplet actuation," Proceedings of SPIE Photonics Europe, Brussels, Belgium, April 14-17, 2014.
  10. M. H. Bergen, J. Nichols, C. M. Collier, X. Jin, and J. F. Holzman, "Retroreflective imaging systems for enhanced optical biosensing," Proceedings of SPIE Photonics Europe, Brussels, Belgium, April 14-17, 2014.
  11. L. Yang, J. Cheng, and J. F. Holzman, "Optical communications over lognormal fading channels using OOK," Proceedings of the International Workshop on Optical Wireless Communications (IWOW), Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK, October, 2013.
  12. A. Arafa, X. Jin, D. Guerrero, R. Klukas, and J. F. Holzman, "Imaging Sensors for Optical Wireless Location Technology," Proceedings of the Institute of Navigation (ION), Nashville, USA, September, 2013.
  13. B. Born, C. M. Collier, and J. F. Holzman, "Practical nanophotonic architectures for ultrafast all-optical switching," SPIE Proceedings of Optics + Photonics, San Diego, USA, August, 2013.
  14. C. M. Collier, B. Born, X. Jin, T. M. Westgate, M. Bethune-Waddell, M. H. Bergen, and J. F. Holzman,"Transient mobility and photoconductive terahertz emission with GaP," SPIE Proceedings of Optics + Photonics, San Diego, USA, August, 2013.
  15. C. M. Collier, B. Born, X. Jin, and J. F. Holzman, "Ultrafast spectroscopy of hot electron and hole dynamics in GaP," SPIE Proceedings of Optics + Photonics, San Diego, USA, August, 2013.
  16. X. Jin, D. Guerrero, R. Klukas, and J. F. Holzman, "Micro-optical elements for optical wireless applications," SPIE Proceedings of Optics + Photonics, San Diego, USA, August, 2013.
  17. X. Jin, C. M. Collier, J. J. A. Garbowski, B. Born, and J. F. Holzman, "Ultrafast transient characteristics of photoconductive elements for optical wireless communications," SPIE Proceedings of Optics + Photonics, San Diego, USA, August, 2013.
  18. M. Niu, J. Cheng, and J. F. Holzman, "Optical communication using coherent detection with space-time coding in the presence of atmospheric turbulence," IEEE Proceedings of the Canadian Workshop on Information Theory (CWIT), Toronto, Canada, June, 2013.
  19. L. Yang, J. Cheng, and J. F. Holzman, "Electrical-SNR-optimized detection thresholds for OOK IM/DD optical wireless communications," IEEE Proceedings of the Canadian Workshop on Information Theory (CWIT), Toronto, Canada, June, 2013.
  20. M. Niu, J. Cheng, and J. F. Holzman, "Space-time coded MPSK coherent MIMO FSO systems in Gamma-Gamma turbulence," IEEE Proceedings of the Wireless Communications & Networking Conference (WCNC), Shanghai, China, April, 2013.
  21. L. Yang, J. Cheng, and J. F. Holzman, "Performance of convolutional coded OOK IM/DD systems over strong turbulence channels," IEEE International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications (ICNC), San Diego, USA, January, 2013.
  22. M. Niu, J. Cheng, and J. F. Holzman, "A novel optical wireless MIMO architecture and its application," IEEE International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications (ICNC), San Diego, USA, January, 2013.
  23. A. Arafa, R. Klukas, X. Jin, and J. F. Holzman, "Towards a practical indoor lighting positioning system," Institute of Navigation (ION) GNSS, Nashville, USA, September, 2012.
  24. X. Jin, C. M. Collier, B. W. D. Veerman, and J. F. Holzman, "Enhanced field of view and speed characteristics for optical wireless devices," IEEE Photonics Society Summer Topical Meeting, pp. 136-137, Seattle, USA, July, 2012.
  25. M. Niu, J. Cheng, and J. F. Holzman, "Optical MIMO transmission using a heterodyne receiver in K-distributed turbulence channels," IEEE Photonics Society Summer Topical Meeting, pp. 165-166, Seattle, USA, July, 2012.
  26. M. Niu, J. Cheng, and J. F. Holzman, "Wireless multiple-input single-output optical links with coherent detection," IEEE Proceedings of the Queen's Biennial Symposium on Communications (QBSC), Kingston, Canada, May, 2012.
  27. M. Niu, J. Cheng, and J. F. Holzman, "Asymptotic analyses for coherent and subcarrier modulated wireless optical communications," IEEE International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications (ICNC), Maui, USA, January, 2012.
  28. X. Jin, D. Guerrero, and J. F. Holzman, "Three-phase photoconductive elements for directional free-space optical sensing," SPIE Photonics West, San Francisco, USA, January, 2012.
  29. C. M. Collier, X. Jin, B. Born, and J. F. Holzman, "Ultrafast optical analyses and characteristics of nanocomposite media," SPIE Photonics West, San Francisco, USA, January, 2012.
  30. J. Nichols, E. L. Landry, B. Born, M. Wiltshire, C. M. Collier, and J. F. Holzman, "Optical sensing for on-chip digital microfluidics," SPIE Photonics West, San Francisco, USA, January, 2012.
  31. C. M. Collier, J. Nichols, M. Wiltshire, B. Born, E. L. Landry, A. Ahmadi, and J. F. Holzman, "Optoelectronic elements for digital lab-on-a-chip systems," Canadian Society for Chemistry (CSC) Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition, Montréal, Canada, June, 2011. (invited)
  32. C. M. Collier, B. Born, and J. F. Holzman, "Voltage phase control for enhanced addressability in highly-parallel digital microfluidic architectures," ASME Proceedings of the International Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels and Minichannels (ICNMM), Edmonton, Canada, June, 2011.
  33. J. Nichols, B. Born, E. L. Landry, J. F. Holzman, "Microfabrication technologies based on electro-dispensing," ASME Proceedings of the International Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels and Minichannels (ICNMM), Edmonton, Canada, June, 2011.
  34. M. Abolhasani, K. D. Devlin, H. Najjaran, M. Hoorfar, and J. F. Holzman, "Nonlinear localization for electrowetting-based digital microfluidic actuation," ASME Proceedings of the International Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels and Minichannels (ICNMM), Montréal, Canada, August, 2010.
  35. A. Ahmadi, H. Najjaran, J. F. Holzman, M. Hoorfar, "Numerical multiphysics modeling of microdroplet motion dynamics in digital microfluidic systems," ASME Proceedings of the International Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels and Minichannels (ICNMM), Montréal, Canada, August, 2010.
  36. H. Rokni, A. S. Milani, R. Seethaler, J. F. Holzman, "The effect of carbon nanotubes on the natural frequencies of microcantilever beams," ASME Proceedings of the International Design Engineering Technical Conferences (IDETC) and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference (CIE), Montréal, Canada, August, 2010.
  37. M. Abolhasani, K. D. Devlin, H. Najjaran, M. Hoorfar, and J. F. Holzman, "Enhanced addressability in digital microfluidic multiplexer systems by threshold-based voltage actuation and bi-polar voltage activation," Proceedings of the Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering (CSME) Forum, Victoria, Canada, June, 2010.
  38. M. Abolhasani, K. D. Devlin, H. Najjaran, M. Hoorfar, and J. F. Holzman, "Multiplexed localization in bi-layer digital microfluidic systems," Proceedings TechConnect World, Anaheim, USA, June, 2010.
  39. A. Ahmadi, K. D. Devlin, H. Najjaran, J. F. Holzman, M. Hoorfar, "Biomolecular adsorption phenomena in electrowetting-based digital microfluidic devices," Proceedings of TechConnect World, Anaheim, USA, June, 2010.
  40. E. L. Landry, B. Born, G. Ross, and J. F. Holzman, "Integrated photonic retroreflectors for lateral cross-connects and interconnects," IEEE Proceedings of the Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering (CCECE), pp. 1-4, Calgary, Canada, May, 2010.
  41. J. E. Barg, X. Jin, M. Wiltshire, M. Abolhasani, and J. F. Holzman, "Photoconductive sensors for distributed optical sensing," IEEE Proceedings of the Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering (CCECE), pp. 1-4, Calgary, Canada, May, 2010.
  42. K. D. Devlin, A. Ahmadi, H. Najjaran, J. F. Holzman, and M. Hoorfar, "Dynamic sampling in digital microfluidic devices," SPIE Proceedings of the Defense, Security, and Sensing Conference, vol. 7679, pp. 76790C(1-12), Orlando, USA, April, 2010.
  43. M. Niu, J. Cheng, and J. F. Holzman, "Diversity reception for coherent free-space optical communications over K-distributed atmospheric turbulence channels," IEEE Proceedings of the 2010 Wireless Communications & Networking Conference (WCNC), Sydney, Australia, April, 2010.
  44. M. Niu, J. Cheng, J. F. Holzman, and R. Schober, "Coherent Free-Space Optical Transmission with Diversity Combining for Gamma-Gamma Atmospheric Turbulence," Queen's Biennial Symp. on Communications, Kingston, Canada, May, 2010.
  45. X. Jin, J. E. Barg, and J. F. Holzman, "An integrated optical control and communication system for free-space environments," SPIE Proceedings of the International Conference on Optical Instruments and Technology (OIT), vol. 7506, pp. 7506M(1-10), Shanghai, China, October, 2009.
  46. X. Jin, C. M. Collier, J. Cheng, and J. F. Holzman, "Modulation and directionality characteristics of free-space optical transmission links," IEEE Proceedings of the Electro/Information Technology (EIT) Conference, pp. 3-8, Windsor, Canada, June, 2009.
  47. M. Niu, J. Cheng, J. F. Holzman, and L. McPhail, "Performance analysis of coherent free space optical communication systems with K-distributed turbulence," IEEE Proceedings of the International Conference on Communications (ICC), pp. 1-5, Dresden, Germany, June, 2009.
  48. A. Ahmadi, H. Najjaran, J. F. Holzman, and M. Hoorfar, "Numerical analysis of the fluid flow dynamics in electrowetting-based digital microfluidic systems," NSTI Proceedings of the Annual Nanotech Conference, Houston, USA, May, 2009.
  49. A. Ahmadi, J. Nichols, M. Hoorfar, H. Najjaran, and J. F. Holzman, "Digital implementations for integrated microfluidic sensing," SPIE Proceedings, vol. 7318, pp. 73181C(1-9), Orlando, USA, April, 2009.
  50. R. L'Orsa, B. Bhattacharjee, M. Hoorfar, J. F. Holzman, and H. Najjaran, "Detailed droplet routing and complexity characterization on a digital microfluidic biochip," SPIE Proceedings, vol. 7318, pp. 73181I(1-8), Orlando, USA, April, 2009.
  51. A. Ahmadi, H. Najjaran, J. F. Holzman, and M. Hoorfar, "Numerical modeling of microdrop motion in a digital microfluidic multiplexer," NSTI Proceedings of the Annual Nanotech Conference, vol. 3, pp. 561-564, Boston, USA, June, 2008.
  52. K. Duerr, J. Chaudry, R. J. Seethaler, and J. F. Holzman, "Spatial and spectral encoding technique for optical detection systems," IEEE Proceedings of the Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering (CCECE), pp. 377-380, Niagra Falls, Canada, May, 2008.
  53. J. Nichols, M. Hoorfar, H. Najjaran, and J. F. Holzman, "Micro-drop actuation using multiplexer structures," ASME Proceedings of the International Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels & Minichannels (ICNMM), vol. 62019, pp. 1085-1092, Darmstadt, Germany, June, 2008.
  54. F. Robin, D. Erni, S. Costea, P. Cristea, X. Cui, Y. Fedoryshyn, E. Gini, C. Hafner, R. Harbers, J. F. Holzman, H.-J. Lohe, P. Ma, K. Rauscher, R. Scollo, G. Stark, P. Strasser, W. Vogt, and H. Jäckel, "Photonic integration for high density and multi-functionality in the InP-material system," SPIE Proceedings of Photonics West, vol. 6124, pp. 612415 (1-15), San Jose, USA, January, 2006. (invited)
  55. H. Lohe, W. Vogt, R. Scollo, F. Robin, D. Erni, J. F. Holzman, E. Gini, and H. Jäckel, "Comparison of monolithically integrated mode-locked laser diodes with uni-traveling carrier and multi-quantum well saturable absorbers," IEEE Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Lasers and Electro-Optics Society (LEOS), pp. 874-875, Sydney, Australia, October, 2005.
  56. Y. Fedoryshyn, P. Cristea, J. F. Holzman, F. Robin, H. Sigg, and H. Jäckel, "Intersubband absorption in InGaAs/AlAsSb quantum well structures for all-optical switches," Proceedings of the International Conference on Intersubband Transitions in Quantum Wells (ITQW), pp. 83P(1-2), Cape Cod, USA, September, 2005.
  57. J. F. Holzman, P. Strasser, R. Wüest, F. Robin, D. Erni, and H. Jäckel, "Picosecond free-carrier recombination in indium phosphide photonic crystals," Proceedings of the International Conference on Indium Phosphide and Related Materials (IPRM), pp. WP45 (1-4), Glasgow, UK, May, 2005.
  58. J. F. Holzman and A. Y. Elezzabi, "Ultra-wideband generation and detection of terahertz waveforms," Proceedings of the International Topical Meeting on Microwave Photonics (MWP), pp. 5-8, Awaji, Japan, November, 2002. (invited)
  59. J. F. Holzman, M. D. Cummings, and A. Y. Elezzabi, "Terahertz photonics: Ultrafast physics and applications," SPIE Proceedings of the International Conference on Applications of Photonic Technology (ICAPT), vol. 4833, pp. 85-96, Quebec City, Canada, June, 2002. (invited)
  60. J. F. Holzman, F. E. Vermeulen, and A. Y. Elezzabi, "Frozen wave sources for multi-cycle THz generation," SPIE Proceedings, vol. 4111, pp. 100-107, San Diego, USA, July, 2000.
  61. J. F. Holzman, F. E. Vermeulen, and A. Y. Elezzabi, "Photoconductive generation of 2 ps electrical pulses with semi-insulating GaAs," SPIE Proceedings, vol. 4111, pp. 108-115, San Diego, USA, July, 2000.
  62. J. F. Holzman, F. E. Vermeulen, and A. Y. Elezzabi, "Guided-wave metal-semiconductor switch for modulation of 10.6 μm radiation," SPIE Proceedings, vol. 3795, pp. 137-144, Denver, USA, July, 1999.
  63. J. F. Holzman, A. Y. Elezzabi, F. E. Vermeulen, and C. E. Capjack, "Slow wave guiding structures for phase matching in high harmonic generation processes," SPIE Proceedings, vol. 3771, pp. 22-29, Denver, USA, July, 1999.
  64. J. F. Holzman, F. E. Vermeulen, and A. Y. Elezzabi, "Metal-semiconductor waveguides for application to optical-optical switching," IEEE Proceedings of the Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering (CCECE), vol. 2, pp. 606-610, Edmonton, Canada, May, 1999.

 

Conference Presentations:

  1. X. Jin and J. F. Holzman, "Ultrafast photoconductive sensors for optical wireless technologies," Presentation at the Communications Microelectronics Optoelectronics Sensors (CMOS) Emerging Technologies Research Symposium, Whistler, Canada, July, 2013. (invited)
  2. J. Nichols, B. Born, D. J. Roberts, and J. F. Holzman, "An ultrasensitive optical detector of waterborne pathogens," Canadian Institute for Photonic Innovations (CIPI), Annual General Meeting, Ottawa, Canada, May, 2011.
  3. X. Jin, C. M. Collier, B. Born, M. Beaudoin, S. K. O'Leary, and J. F. Holzman, "Semiconductor-polymer nanocomposite materials for ultrafast photodetectors," Canadian Institute for Photonic Innovations (CIPI), Annual General Meeting, Ottawa, Canada, May, 2011.
  4. J. Nichols, M. Hoorfar, H. Najjaran, and J. F. Holzman, "Integrated fluidic control systems," Cascadia Nanotech Symposium, Vancouver, Canada, March, 2008.
  5. R. A. L'Orsa, M. Hoorfar, J. F. Holzman, and H. Najjaran, "A microreactor for the synthesis, study, and deployment of nanoparticles in water industry," Cascadia Nanotech Symposium, Vancouver, Canada, March, 2008.

 

Book Chapters:

  1. X. Jin, A. Arafa, B. A. Hristovski, R. Klukas, and J. F. Holzman, "Differential photosensors for optical wireless communication and location technologies," book chapter in Optical Imaging and Sensing: Technology, Devices and Applications, A. Khosla and D. Kim, Eds.: CRC Press, September, 2015. (invited)
  2. C. M. Collier, J. Nichols, and J. F. Holzman, "Digital microfluidics technologies for biomedical devices," in Microfluidic Devices for Biomedical Applications, pp. 139-164, X.-J. J. Li and Y. Zhou, Eds.: Woodhead Publishing, October, 2013. (invited)
  3. X. Jin and J. F. Holzman, "Multidirectional optical sensing using differential triangulation," in Smart Sensors for Industrial Applications, pp. 155-175, K. Iniewski, Ed.: CRC Press, May, 2013. (invited)
  4. M. Niu, J. Cheng, and J. F. Holzman, "Terrestrial coherent free-space optical communication systems," in Optical Communication, pp. 169-200, N. Das, Ed.: Intech Publishing, October, 2012. (invited)