Message from David V. Plant

David V. Plant

Welcome to my website.

Have a look around and learn more about what we do at the Plant Group at McGill University.

I hope you enjoy your visit.

Dave

Fibre Optic Research for the 21st Century

How can 20th-century fibre optics handle the connectivity needs of the 21st-century? Engineer David Plants lab is in a global race to meet the demands of high-definition video

Current Openings

I am currently recruiting Masters, Ph.D.’s, and Post-Docs for admission to the Plant-Group in September, 2015. Note that I accept strong students directly into the Ph.D. program from a Bachelors degree; a Masters degree is not required by McGill Unversity. Researchers interested in the following topics are encouraged to apply:

  • Fiber optic transmission systems
  • Optical Interconnects
  • Nanophotonics
  • Silicon photonics
  • Optoelectronics
  • Fiber optics
  • Photonic Integration

Please send your CV to: david.plant@mcgill.ca



Latest News

  • D. Plant awarded prestigious Killam Fellowship (2013-2015) Website
  • Student awards:

    2014 Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-Financed Student Abroad
    Q. Zhuge

    2014 IEEE Photonics Society Graduate Student Fellowship (international award)
    M. Morsy-Osman

    2014 SPIE Scholarship in Optics and Photonics (international award)
    M. Chagnon

    2014 SPIE Scholarship in Optics and Photonics (international award)
    M. T. Hoang

    2014 SPIE Scholarship in Optics and Photonics (international award)
    M. Morsy-Osman

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