Dr. Jorge Ojeda-Castañeda
SPIE Involvement:
Author | Editor
Area of Expertise:
Wigner Optics , Image Formation , Fourier Optics
Profile Summary


Ph. D. (Applied Optics) Supervisor H. H. HOPKINS, Fellow of the Royal Society, Rumford Laureate J. J.Thomson Lab, University of Reading, United Kingdom (1976)
M. Sc. Management of Technology, (Cumulative GPA 4.7/5), Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA (2002)
B. Sc. (Physics, Cumulative GPA 9.3/10), National Autonomous University of México (1972)

Jorge has written more than 145 papers in peer-reviewed academic journals, and more than 100 papers in conference proceedings
He is a member of the editorial board of:
Journal of Optics (Optical Society of India)
Microwave and Optical Technology Letters (John Wiley)
Optical Memory and Neural Networks (Allerton Press)

He has co-edited the following books:
“Phase-Space Optics: Fundamentals and Applications” (McGraw-Hill, 2010)
The Milestone volumes’ 128 (Zone Plates) & 181 (Phase-space Optics) SPIE
The special number “Phase-Space Optics” in “Applied Optics” (August 1, 2008)

Jorge has delivered more than 60 invited talks in International Meetings
And he has taught more than 100 course and has supervised more than 50 thesis

He is a Fellow member of the
Optical Society of India (OSI, 2006)
Optical Society of America (OSA, 1993)
Society of Photo-Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE, 1991)
Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (1982-1984 y 2004)
The Electromagnetism Academy (MIT; USA, 1989)
Mexican Academy of Science (1985)

Jorge is the recipient of the:
Research Award, “Mexican Physical Society” (1994)
Research Award, “Mexican Academy of Optics” (1990)
National Research Fellow, Level III (1988-1992, 1992-1996, 1996-2004, 2004-2014)
National Research Fellow, Level II (1985-1988)

He has served as:
General Director of the Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica México (1984-1988, 1988-1992)
Vice-President of the “International Commission for Optics”, affiliated to the IUPAP (1996-1999, 1999-2002)
Dean of the School of Science, Universidad de las Américas, Puebla, Mexico (1996-2001)

Publications (41)

Proceedings Article | 3 October 2019 Paper
Proc. SPIE. 11207, Fourth International Conference on Applications of Optics and Photonics
KEYWORDS: Phase conjugation, Optical components, Diffraction, Axicons, Lenses, Signal attenuation, Transmittance, Zone plates, Diffraction gratings, Absorption

Proceedings Article | 30 September 2013 Paper
Proc. SPIE. 8833, Tribute to H. John Caulfield
KEYWORDS: Optical components, Axicons, Modulation, Spatial frequencies, Spatial filters, Lenses, Wavefronts, Transmittance, Zoom lenses, Zone plates

Proceedings Article | 30 September 2013 Paper
Proc. SPIE. 8842, Novel Optical Systems Design and Optimization XVI
KEYWORDS: Optical transfer functions, Modulation, Spatial frequencies, Image processing, Digital filtering, Transmittance, Optical engineering, Image enhancement, Modulation transfer functions, Absorption

Proceedings Article | 21 September 2011 Paper
Proc. SPIE. 8122, Tribute to Joseph W. Goodman
KEYWORDS: Optical transfer functions, Point spread functions, Visualization, Spatial frequencies, Fourier transforms, Phase shift keying, Transmittance, Modulation transfer functions, Chemical elements, Visual optics

Proceedings Article | 8 June 2005 Paper
Proc. SPIE. 5827, Opto-Ireland 2005: Photonic Engineering
KEYWORDS: Monochromatic aberrations, Optical transfer functions, Atrial fibrillation, Visualization, Spatial frequencies, Lenses, Numerical simulations, Modulation transfer functions, Electronic filtering, Phase only filters

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Proceedings Volume Editor (2)

Conference Committee Involvement (6)
Novel Optical Systems Design and Optimization XVIII
12 August 2015 | San Diego, California, United States
Novel Optical Systems Design and Optimization XVII
17 August 2014 | San Diego, California, United States
Selected Proceedings of the Photoelectronic Technology Committee Conferences held July-December 2013
20 October 2013 | SuZhou, China
Tribute to H. John Caulfield
28 August 2013 | San Diego, California, United States
Novel Optical Systems Design and Optimization XVI
27 August 2013 | San Diego, California, United States
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