Chandra Roychoudhuri


Research Interests

  • Lasers, Nonlinear Optics and Quantum Optics


  • Ph.D., Optics, University of Rochester, 1973
  • M.S., Physics, Jadavpur University, India, 1965
  • B.S., Physics, Jadavpur University, India, 1963


  • 1992-present: Research Professor, Department of Physics, University of Connecticut
  • 1990-1992: Chief Scientist, United Technologies Optical Systems
  • 1986-1990: Applied Science and Technology Division, Perkin-Elmer Corporation
  • 1974-1978: National Institute of Astrophysics, Mexico.
  • 1973-1974: Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Rochester

Professional Societies

  • Life Member, American Physical Society
  • Fellow, Optical Society of America
  • Fellow, Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers
  • Member, Optical Society of India
  • Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers