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Optics & Infrared Sensing

Mark Phillips

Research Interests:

  • Quantum cascade lasers and broadly tunable laser systems
  • Infrared spectroscopy and imaging
  • Chemical sensing instrument development
  • Photoacoustic spectroscopy using quartz tuning fork transducers
  • Semiconductor quantum optics
  • Nonlinear spectroscopy (including electromagnetically induced transparency and slow light)
  • Ultrafast lasers/physics


  • Postdoctoral Appointee, Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM
  • Ph.D., Physics, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR
  • B.S. (Honors), Physics and Mathematics, Pacific University, Forest Grove, OR


  • Optical Society of America (OSA)

Optics & Infrared Sensing