Leslie Ann Rusch

Professor, Université Laval

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Professional Affiliations

Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Université Laval

Canada Research Chair on Communications Systems Enabling the Cloud (Tier 1)

NSERC/Huawei Industrial Research Chair in Fibre Optic Communications Systems (FOCUS Systems)

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE)

Fellow of the Optical Society of America (OSA)

Research axes

Photonic systems and microsystems

Optical Communications

Ongoing projects

Sentinel sensor networks for real-time infrastructure and ecosystem monitoring

5G virtualization using a passive optical network infrastructure enabled by silicon photonics devices

Communication systems in support of cloud computing

Experimental research on high capacity communication for data centers

Integrated optoelectronic devices and compensation algorithms

NSERC CREATE Training Program for Network Softwareization

Optimization of the optical/wireless interface in short-haul access networks

Research teams


Visit Professor Rusch’s affiliation lab: Leslie Rusch – LCO (ulaval.ca)

10 Jun 2022

A year 2021-2022 of accomplishments for Professor Leslie A. Rusch

Despite the challenges imposed by the pandemic, Professor Leslie A. Rusch and her research team have achieved many successes in 2021-2022. These successes have included both the advancement of research, the receipt of grants and awards. As evidence, see the list below: Research grant and teaching prize 2021: Une foresterie agile face au climat: De ...
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