Chaitanya Mididoddi

Research Associate

Current research projects


  • January 2015 – present
    PhD in Electronic Engineering (specialization: Photonics) (School of Engineering and Digital Arts, University of Kent — Canterbury, United Kingdom);
  • June 2011 – June 2013
    M.Tech in Electrical Sciences (specialization: Photonics) (Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India);

Recent publications

  • Chaitanya K. Mididoddi., Fangliang Bai, Guoqing Wang, Jinchao Liu, Stuart Gibson & Chao Wang, “High-Throughput Photonic Time-Stretch Optical Coherence Tomography with Data Compression,” IEEE Photonics Journal, vol. 9, no. 4, pp. 1-15, Aug. 2017. (
  • Chaitanya K. Mididoddi, Chao Wang, “Adaptive non-uniform photonic time stretch for high-speed signal detection with compressed time-bandwidth product,” Optics Communications, vol. 396, pp. 221-227, Aug. 2017. (
  • Chaitanya K. Mididoddi, Chao Wang, “Photonic compressive sensing enabled data efficient time stretch optical coherence tomography,” Proc. SPIE 10591, 2nd Canterbury Conference on OCT with Emphasis on Broadband Optical Sources, 105910F,5 March 2018. (

Research Interests

Biomedical Optics

Microwave Photonics

All-optical signal processing

Non-linear optics

Silicon Photonics