Professor Rod Tucker

Publications

C: Papers published In Domestic Conference Proceedings

[C.1]  R. S. Tucker, "Synthesis of broadband microwave transistor amplifiers," Proc., IEEE National Electronics Convention, Melbourne, May 1971.

[C.2]  R. S. Tucker, "Gain-bandwidth limitations of microwave transistor amplifiers," Proc., Radio Research Board Symposium on Microwave Communications, Adelaide, Dec. 1971, pp. 1-12.

[C.3]  R. S. Tucker, "Computer-aided calibration of microwave network analyzers," Proc., IREE International Electronics Convention," Sydney, Aug. 1975, pp. 339-341.

[C.4]  R. S. Tucker, "Analysis of distortion in GaAs MESFET amplifiers," Digest Tech. papers, IREE International Conference, Sydney, 1979, pp. 346-349.

[C.5]  R. S. Tucker, "Electrical characterization of laser diodes," Fourth R.R.B. Workshop on Optical Communications, Sydney, Australia, Dec. 1979.

[C.6]  R. S. Tucker, "Wide-band analog intensity modulation of laser diodes,"Fifth R.R.B. Workshop on Optical Communications, Melbourne, Australia, Dec. 1980.

[C.7]  P.N.G. Bates and R. S. Tucker, "Oscillation conditions for GaAs MESFET microwave oscillators," Digest Tech. Papers, IREE International Conference, Melbourne, Aug. 1981, pp. 70-72.

[C.8]  R. S. Tucker, "A hybrid power divider/combiner for microwave amplifier applications," Digest Tech. Papers, IREE International Conference, Melbourne, Aug. 1981, pp. 88-90.

[C.9]  R. S. Tucker, "Large-signal dynamic characteristics of semiconductor injection lasers," Digest Tech. Papers, IREE International Conference, Melbourne, Aug. 1981, pp. 274-276.

[C.10]  R. S. Tucker, "Pulse modulation of semiconductor lasers," Digest Tech. Papers, Second Australian National Laser Conference, Canberra, 1981, p. 4B-2.

[C.11]  R. S. Tucker and D. J. Pope, "Picosecond optical pulse generation using a laser diode," Proc., Sixth R.R.B Workshop on Optical Communications, Melbourne, Australia, Dec. 1981, p. 6.

[C.12]  D. J. Pope and R. S. Tucker, "Circuit models of channeled substrate planar injection lasers," Proc., 7th Australian Workshop on Optical Communications, Sydney, Australia, Dec. 1982, pp. 10.1-10.4.

[C.13]  P. D. Bradley and R. S. Tucker, "Optimization of output power and efficiency in microwave power transistors," Digest Tech. Papers, IREE International Convention, Sydney, Sept. 1983, pp. 318-320.

[C.14]  D. J. Pope and R. S. Tucker, "Wide-band frequency response characteristics of semiconductor lasers," Digest Tech. Papers, IREE International Convention, Sydney, Sept. 1983, pp. 547-549.

[C.15]  H. Ashoka and R. S. Tucker, "Experimental investigations of microwave dual-gate MESFET mixers," Digest Tech. Papers, IREE International Convention, Sydney, Sept. 1983, pp. 580-582.

[C.16]  D. J. Pope and R. S. Tucker, "Streak-camera measurements of pulsed semiconductor lasers," Proc., 8th Australian Workshop on Optical Communications, Adelaide, Dec. 1983, 4pp.

[C.17]  R. S. Tucker, "Recent developments in very high bit-rate lightwave communications," (Invited Paper), Digest Tech. Papers IREE International Convention, Melbourne, Australia, Oct. 1985, pp. 240-241.

[C.18]  R. S. Tucker, "High-speed semiconductor lasers," Program Session Record, "New applications for electro-optical components", Electro/87, New York, New York, April 1987, pp 41-44.

[C.19]  R. S. Tucker, "High-speed modulation and switching in semiconductor lasers," (Invited Paper), Technical Digest, SBMO International Microwave Symposium, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, July 1987, pp. 803-810.

[C.20]  R. S. Tucker, "Optical technologies for fast packet switching," Australian Fast Packet Switching Workshop, July 9-11 1990, Melbourne.

[C.21]  L. S. Fock and R. S. Tucker, "Linearization of analog modulated semiconductor laser by feedforward compensation," Tech. Digest, 15th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology, Sydney, Dec. 2-6, 1990, pp. 33-36.

[C.22]  R. S. Tucker, "High-speed photonic components for communications," (Invited Paper), Tech. Digest, 15th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology, Sydney, Dec. 2-6, 1990, pp. 1-3.

[C.23]  W. L. Ha, G. M. Wluka, R. M. Fortenberry, and R. S. Tucker, "Photonic fast packet switching at 700 Mb/s," Tech. Digest, 15th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology, Sydney, Dec. 2-6, 1990, pp. 5-8.

[C.24]  A. J. Lowery, N. Onodera, and R. S. Tucker, "Pulsewidth and stability of actively mode-locked semiconductor lasers," Tech. Digest, 15th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology, Sydney, Dec. 2-6, 1990, pp. 101-104.

[C.25]  R. S. Tucker, "High-speed photonic devices and systems", (Invited Paper), Proc., Australian Conference on Optics, Lasers and Spectroscopy, Canberra, Sept. 29 - Oct. 4, 1991, pp. 78.

[C.26]  A. Dickson, R. M. Fortenberry, and R. S. Tucker, "Programmable Photonic Fibre Loop Memory," Proc., 16th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology, Adelaide, Dec. 1-4, 1991, pp. 274-277.

[C.27]  A. Zaheer, N. Onodera, R. S. Tucker, and A. J. Lowery, "Auto- and cross- correlation measurements in high repetition rate mode-locked semiconductor lasers," Proc., 16th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology, Adelaide, Dec. 1-4, 1991, pp. 370-373.

[C.28]  L. Zhai, Z. Ahmed, A. J. Lowery, N. Onodera, and R. S. Tucker, "Stability range of harmonically mode-locked semiconductor lasers," Proc., 16th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology, Adelaide, Dec. 1-4, 1991, pp. 374-377.

[C.29]  A. J. Lowery, R. M. Fortenberry, and R. S. Tucker, "Improved detector response of dual-function semiconductor optical amplifier/detector," Proc., 16th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology, (postdeadline paper) Adelaide, Dec. 1-4, 1991, 4 pp.

[C.30]  R. S. Tucker, "High-speed optoelectronic components for microwave and millimeter-wave applications," (Invited Paper), Proc., 1992 Asia Pacific Microwave Conference, Adelaide, Aug. 11-13, 1992, pp. 307-308.

[C.31]  K. A. Ahmed, H. F. Liu, N. Onodera, P. Lee and R. S. Tucker, "Generation of nearly transform-limited pulses <4ps from a gain-switched 1.55 um distributed feedback laser using fibre compression," Proc., 17th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology, Hobart, Australia, Nov. 29 - Dec. 2, 1992, pp. 122-125.

[C.32]  Z. Ahmed, N. Onodera and R. S. Tucker, "Spectral measurements of absolute timing jitter in actively mode-locked semiconductor lasers," Proc., 17th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology, Hobart, Nov. 29 - Dec. 2, 1992, pp 126-129.

[C.33]  A. Dickson and R. S. Tucker, "Noise accumulation in Fibre Loop Memories," Proc., 17th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology, (postdeadline paper) Hobart, Nov. 29 - Dec. 2, 1992, 4pp.

[C.34]  R. M. Fortenberry, Y. Cai and R. S. Tucker, "Optically transparent node for multi-bit rate photonic local area network," Proc., 17th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology, Hobart, Nov. 29 - Dec. 2, 1992, pp. 348-351.

[C.35]  A. Kwan, L. S. Fock and R. S. Tucker, "Distortion reduction in feedforward compensation system," Proc., 17th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology, Hobart, Nov. 29 - Dec. 2, 1992, pp. 298-301.

[C.36]  N. Onodera, A. J. Lowery, L. Zhai, Z. Ahmed and R. S. Tucker, “Demonstration of frequency multiplication in external cavity mode-locked semiconductor lasers," Proc., 17th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology, Hobart, Nov. 29 - Dec. 2, 1992, pp. 118-121.

[C.37]  J. Spring and R. S. Tucker, "Photonic 2x2 Packet switch with input buffers," Proc., 17th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology, Hobart, Nov. 29 - Dec. 2, 1992, 4 pp.

[C.38]  M. Summerfield and R. S. Tucker, "1.6 THz frequency conversion by four-wave mixing in a 1.55 um traveling-wave semiconductor optical amplifier," Proc., 17th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology, Hobart, Nov. 29 - Dec. 2, 1992, pp. 222-225.

[C.39]  M. A. Summerfield and R. S. Tucker, "Bit-error-rate measurements of a semiconductor optical amplifier frequency converter," Proc., 18th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology, Woolongong, Nov. 28 - Dec. 1, 1993, pp. 101-104.

[C.40]  Z. Ahmed, R. S. Tucker, and L. Zhai, "Narrow-band modulation characteristics of grating-assisted extended cavity semiconductor lasers," Proc., 18th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology, Woolongong, Nov. 28 - Dec. 1, 1993, pp. 189-192.

[C.41]  A. M. Dickson and R. S. Tucker, "Effects of optical device characteristics on fibre loop memory design and operation," Proc., 18th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology, Woolongong, Nov. 28 - Dec. 1, 1993, pp. 265-268.

[C.42]  Y. Cai, R. M. Fortenberry, and R. S. Tucker, "Demonstration of photonic packet-switched ring network with optically transparent nodes," Proc., 18th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology, Woolongong, Nov. 28 - Dec. 1, 1993, pp. 364-367.

[C.43]  J. Spring and R. S. Tucker, "Packet header replacement for photonic packet switched networks," Proc., 18th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology, Woolongong, Nov. 28 - Dec. 1, 1993, pp. 368-371.

[C.44]  J. P. R. Lacey, M. A. Summerfield, R. S. Tucker and A.J. Lowery, "All-optical transmultiplexers," Proc., 19th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology (ACOFT'94), Melbourne, Dec. 1994, pp. 37-40.

[C.45]  R. S. Tucker, "Photonic and optoelectronic devices for systems and network applications," (Invited Paper), Australian Compound Optoelectronic Materials and Device Conference (COMAD'94), Sydney, Dec. 1994, pp. 268

[C.46]  Y. Cai and R. S. Tucker, "Performance analysis of photonic packet-switched ring network with optically transparent nodes," Proc., 20th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology (ACOFT'95), Coolum, Dec. 1995, pp. 9-12.

[C.47]  J. P. R. Lacey, G. J. Pendock and R. S. Tucker, "Gigabit-per-second all-optical 1300-nm to 1550-nm wavelength conversion in a semiconductor optical amplifier," Proc., 20th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology (ACOFT'95), Coolum, Dec. 1995, pp. 116-119.

[C.48]  M. A. Summerfield and R. S. Tucker, "Optimisation of frequency converters in WDM optical switches," Proc., 20th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology (ACOFT'95), Coolum, Dec. 1995, pp. 120-123.

[C.49]  C. C. Wang, J. P. R. Lacey, M. A. Summerfield and R. S. Tucker, "Bit error rate performance of a continuously adjustable all-optical delay line," Proc., 20th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology (ACOFT'95), Coolum, Dec. 1995, pp. 152-155.

[C.50]  R. S. Tucker, "Photonic packet switching for broadband networks," Annual Meeting of the Korean Physical Society, Aju University, Korea, April 26 - 27, 1996, pp. 195.

[C.51]  S. Dods, J. P. R. Lacey and R. S. Tucker, "Combined effects of coherent and incoherent crosstalk in WDM ring and bus networks," Proc., 21st Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology (ACOFT'96), Gold Coast, Dec. 1996, pp. 13-16.

[C.52]  L. V. T. Nguyen, A. J. Lowery, R. S. Tucker and D. Novak, "Signal-routing model for arrayed-waveguide grating multiplexers," Proc., 21st Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology (ACOFT'96), Gold Coast, Dec. 1996, pp. 169-172.

[C.53]  C. C. Wang, R. S. Tucker and M. A. Summerfield, "Tunable-output all-optical wavelength converter with reconfigurable functionality," Proc., 21st Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology (ACOFT'96), Gold Coast, Dec. 1996, pp. 149-152.

[C.54]  W. D. Zhong, J. P. R. Lacey and R. S. Tucker, "Multiwavelength cross-connects with reduced hardware complexity," Proc., 21st Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology (ACOFT'96), Gold Coast, Dec. 1996, pp. 205-208.

[C.55]  R. S Tucker, “Broadband multiwavelength optical networks - A path to the photonics future,” Third Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC’97), Sydney, Dec. 1997, (Plenary Address).

[C.56]  S. D. Dods, J. P. R. Lacey and R. S. Tucker, “The effect of homodyne crosstalk on the performance of WDM ring and bus networks,” Third Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC’97), Sydney, Dec. 1997, pp 342-356

[C.57]  T. J. Morgan, R. S. Tucker and G. Yoffe, “Passive optical equalisation of conversion efficiency in wave-length converters based on four-wave mixing in semiconductor optical amplifiers,” Third Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC’97), Sydney, Dec. 1997, pp 716-719.

[C.58]  J. P. R. Lacey, J. M. Yates, M. A. Summerfield, G. J. Pendock, T. J. Morgan, C. C. Wang and R. S. Tucker, “Wavelength conversion for WDM telecommunications systems,” Proc., 23rd Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology (ACOFT'98), Melbourne, July 1998, pp. 9-12.

[C.59]  M. J. L. Cahill, and R. S. Tucker, “2R optoelectronic wavelength converters with excess bandwidth”, ACOFT/AOS'99: 24th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology: co-located with AOS'99, the Australian Optical Society Annual Conference, 1999, pp. 95-98.

[C.60]  W. De Zhong, A. Tran and R. S. Tucker, “A self-healing bidirectional WDM ring network using wavelength for protection”, ACOFT/AOS'99: 24th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology: co-located with AOS'99, the Australian Optical Society Annual Conference, 1999, pp. 111-114.

[C.61]    J.W. Zhang, K. Song, R.S. Tucker, “Numerical simulations of supercontinuum generation in fibres with parabolic disprsion profiles,” Prog. And Proc.: 25th Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology (ACOFT 2000), Canberra, June 2000, pp. 110-12.

[C.62]  A.V. Tran, R.S. Tucker, W. Zhong and N. Boland, “Efficient design of WDM ring networks with optical amplifiers,” Optoelectronic Communication Conference 2001 (OECC 2001), Sydney, July, 2001, pp.

[C.63]    C. J. Chae and R. S. Tucker, “Implementation of optical self-healing ring networks over a star-configured optical cable plant using an NxN arrayed waveguide grating,” Optoelectronic Communication Conference 2001 (OECC/IOOC 2001), Sydney, July 2001, pp. 103-105.

[C.64]  A.V. Tran, W. Zhong, R. S. Tucker and K. Song, “Novel reconfigurable multichannel optical ass-drop multiplexers using fibre bragg gratings and circulators,” Optoelectronic Communication Conference 2001 (OECC/IOOC 2001), (postdeadline paper) Sydney, July 3 2001, pp. 8-9.

[C.65]  R. S. Tucker and D. M. Baney, “Optical noise figure: theory and application,” Optoelectronic Communication Conference 2001 (OECC/IOOC 2001), Sydney, July 2001, p. 551.

[C.66]  M. Bohocki, R.S. Tucker, and A. Nirmalathas, "Gain modulation of EDFA for path monitoring in optical networks", Proceedings of COIN/ACOFT 2003, Melbourne, Australia, July 2003, pp. 75-78.

[C.67]  R. Parthiban, R.S. Tucker, and C. Leckie,  “Waveband Grooming and IP Integration in Optical Ring Networks,” Proceedings of the Conference on the Optical Internet (COIN 2003), Melbourne, Australia, July 13-16, 2003, pp.103 - 106.

[C.68]  R. Parthiban, R.S. Tucker, and C. Leckie,  “Determining the Required Number of Ports for Optical Cross-Connects in GMPLS networks,” Proceedings of the Conference on the Optical Internet (COIN 2003), Melbourne, Australia, July 13-16, 2003, pp.523-526.

[C.69]  R. S. Tucker, “Towards an Optical Internet”’ Australian Conference on Optics and Lasers (ACOLS), December 1-3, 2003 (Plenary Talk).

[C.70]  R. S. Tucker, “What Happened to the Optical Internet?”, Australian Conference on Networking and Communications (ACNAC), Melbourne, December 8-10, 2003 (Plenary Talk). 

[C.71]  W. Chen, R.S. Tucker, R. Evans, and W. Shieh, “Optical signal-to noise ratio monitoring using uncorrelated signal-spontaneous beat noise,” Proceedings of the Australian Telecommunication Networks and Applications Conference, Sydney, Australia, December 2004, pp. 150 – 155.

[C.72]  A. V. Tran, C. -J. Chae, and R. S. Tucker, “Ethernet PON or WDM PON: a comparison of cost and reliability”, IEEE Region 10 Conference (TENCON’2005), Melbourne, Australia, 21-24 Nov., 2005, pp. 5

[C.73]  G. Das, R. Pathiban, C. Leckie, and R. S. Tucker, “Traffic aggregation in hybrid ring-star optical networks”, IEEE Region 10 Conference (TENCON’2005), Melbourne, Australia, 21-24 Nov., 2005, pp. 5.

[C.74]  A. Nirmalathas, A. V. Tran, N. Nadarajah, C. J. Chae, and R. S. Tucker, “PON Repeater-based fiber to the premises”, Invited talk, FTTH Council – Asia Pacific Workshop, Tokyo, Japan, July 2006, http://www.ftthcouncilap.org.

[C.75]  C.-J. Chae, T. Jayasinghe, and R.S. Tucker, “Cost-effective upgrade of TDM-based passive optical network systems using multiple wavelengths,” (Invited talk) Proc., Chitose International Forum (CIF), pp. 29-30, Chitose, Japan, Nov. 2006.

[C.76]  G. Raskutti, K. Hinton, and R.S. Tucker, “Power and size comparison of optical and electronic signal processing technologies,”Conference on the Optical Internet (COIN) and Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Communications (ACOFT), Melbourne, 24-27 June 2007, pp. 3.

[C.77]  K. Hinton, R.S. Tucker, and P.M. Farrell, “Order of Magnitude Estimates of Size and Power for All-Optical Switches,” Conference on the Optical Internet (COIN) and Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Communications (ACOFT), Melbourne, 24-27 June 2007, pp. 3.

[C.78]  Tam, A., Hinton, K., Farrell, P. and Tucker, R., “Quantum Model for Optical Phase Modulator”, Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology, Adelaide, paper 441, December, 2009.

[C.79]  Hinton, K., Tucker R., Farrell, P. and Sorin, W., “Optical Performance Monitoring in Optical Label Switched Networks”, Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology, paper 338, Adelaide, December, 2009.