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Dr Lei Su
BSc, MRes, PhD, FHEA


All Publications


    • Zhang J, Zhao J, Zhou Y, Wang Y, Blankenagle K, Wang X, Tabassum M and Su L (2021). "Polarization-Sensitive Photodetector Using Patterned Perovskite Single-Crystalline Thin Films." Wiley  Advanced Optical Materials 
    • Fan P, Ruddlesden M, Wang Y, Zhao L, Lu C and Su L (2021). "Learning Enabled Continuous Transmission of Spatially Distributed Information through Multimode Fibers." Wiley-Vch Verlag  Laser and Photonics Reviews 
    • Chen H, Xu Y, Qian S, Chen C, Guo J and Su L (2021). "Distributed Fiber-Optic Ultrasonic Sensor Applied in Detection of Discharging Fault of Power Cable Joint." Guangxue Xuebao/Acta Optica Sinica  vol. 41, (3)


    • Zhou J, Gu S, Chen Z, Lou B, Jiang Y, Zhao J, Li L, Tang D, Shen D, Su L and Zhao L (2020). "Microfiber-knot-resonator induced energy transferring from vector noise-like pulse to scalar soliton rains in an erbium-doped fiber laser." Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers  Ieee Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics  vol. PP, (99) 1-1.
    • Zhang J, Guo Q, Li X, Li C, Wu K, Abrahams I, Yan H, Knight MM, Humphreys CJ and Su L (2020). "Solution-Processed Epitaxial Growth of Arbitrary Surface Nanopatterns on Hybrid Perovskite Monocrystalline Thin Films." American Chemical Society  Acs Nano 
    • zhao J, Zhou J, Jiang Y, Li L, Shen D, Komarov A, Su L, Tang D, Klimczak M and Zhao L (2020). "Nonlinear Absorbing-Loop Mirror in a Holmium-Doped Fiber Laser." Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers  Journal of Lightwave Technology 
    • TANG W, Zhang J, RATNASINGHAM SR, Liscio F, CHEN K, Liu T, Wan K, Suena Galindez E, Bilotti E, Reece M, Baxendale M, Milita S, McLachlan M, Su L and Fenwick O (2020). "Substitutional doping of hybrid organic-inorganic perovskite crystals for thermoelectrics." Royal Society of Chemistry (Rsc)  Journal of Materials Chemistry A 
    • Wang Y, Su L, Wang S, Hua L, Li L, Shen D, Tang D, Komarov A, Klimczak M, Fu S, Tang M, Tang X and Zhao L (2020). "Breach and recurrence of dissipative soliton resonance during period doubling evolution in a ber laser." American Physical Society  Physical Review a: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics 
    • Chen H, Xu Y, Qian S, Yuan H and Su L (2020). "Transient nanostrain detection in phi-OTDR using statistics-based signal processing." Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (Ieee)  Journal of Lightwave Technology  1-1.
    • Hua L, Wang S, Yang X, Yao X, Li L, Komarov A, Klimczak M, SHEN D, Tang D, Su L and Zhao L (2020). "Period doubling of multiple dissipative-soliton-resonance pulses in a fibre laser." The Optical Society  Osa Continuum 
    • Zhao J, Gan L, Su L, Zhang J, He H, Cai W, Wang J, Fu S and Tang M (2020). "Carrier Beating Impairment in Weakly Coupled Multicore Fiber-Based IM/DD Systems." Ieee  Ieee Access  vol. 8, 65699-65710.
    • Yao X, Li L, Komarov A, Klimczak M, Tang D, SHEN D, Su L and Zhao L (2020). "Period doubling eigenstates in a fiber laser mode-locked by nonlinear polarization rotation." Optical Society of America (Osa)  Optics Express 
    • Kurochkin MA, Sindeeva OA, Brodovskaya EP, Gai M, Frueh J, Su L, Sapelkin A, Tuchin VV and Sukhorukov GB (2020). "Laser-triggered drug release from polymeric 3-D micro-structured films via optical fibers." Elsevier  Materials Science and Engineering C: Materials For Biological Applications  vol. 110,
    • Hao C, Yang X, Sen Q and Lei S (2020). "Fiber-Optic Acoustic Sensors for Partial Discharge Detection in Power Cables."


    • Zhao J, Zhou J, Li L, Klimczak M, Komarov A, Su L, Tang D, Shen D and Zhao L (2019). "Narrow-bandwidth h-shaped pulse generation and evolution in a net normal dispersion thulium-doped fiber laser." Optics Express  vol. 27, (21) 29770-29780.
    • Wang X, Komarov A, Klimczak M, Su L, Tang D, Shen D, Li L and Zhao L (2019). "Generation of noise-like pulses with 203 nm 3-dB bandwidth." Optics Express  vol. 27, (17) 24147-24153.
    • FAN P, Zhao T and SU L (2019). "Deep learning the high variability and randomness inside multimode fibers." Optical Society of America (Osa)  Optics Express  vol. 27, (15) 20241-20258.
    • Zhao J, Zhou J, Li L, Zhao L, Tang D, Shen D and Su L (2019). "Dissipative soliton resonance and its depression into burst-like emission in a holmium-doped fiber laser with large normal dispersion." Optics Letters  vol. 44, (10) 2414-2417.
    • Li L, Huang H, Su L, Shen D, Tang D, Klimczak M and Zhao L (2019). "Various soliton molecules in fiber systems." Applied Optics  vol. 58, (10) 2745-2753.
    • Zhao J, Li L, Zhao L, Tang D, Shen D and SU L (2019). "Tunable and switchable harmonic h-shaped pulse generation in a 3.03 km ultralong mode-locked thulium-doped fiber laser." Optical Society of America  Photonics Research 
    • Wang Y, Li L, Zhao J, Wang S, Shu C, Su L, Tang D, Shen D and Zhao L (2019). "Unusual Evolutions of Dissipative-Soliton-Resonance Pulses in an All-Normal Dispersion Fiber Laser." Ieee Photonics Journal  vol. 11, (1)


    • Qian S, Chen H, Xu Y and Su L (2018). "High sensitivity detection of partial discharge acoustic emission within power transformer by sagnac fiber optic sensor." Ieee Transactions On Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation  vol. 25, (6) 2313-2320.
    • ZHAO T, DENG L, WANG W, Elson D and SU L (2018). "Bayes’ theorem based binary algorithm for fast reference-less calibration of a multimode fiber." Optical Society of America (Osa)  Optics Express 
    • Pengfei F, Tianrui Z and SU L (2018). "Deep learning the high variability and randomness inside multimode fibres." Arxiv:1807.09351 [Physics.Optics] 
    • Deng L, Yan JD, Elson DS and Su L (2018). "Characterization of an imaging multimode optical fiber using a digital micro-mirror device based single-beam system." Optics Express  vol. 26, (14)
    • Liu J, Zhang Y, Zhao Q, Situ B, Zhao J, Luo S, Li B, Yan X, Vadgama P, Su L, Ma W, Wang W and Zheng L (2018). "Bifunctional aptamer-mediated catalytic hairpin assembly for the sensitive and homogenous detection of rare cancer cells." Anal Chim Acta  vol. 1029, 58-64.
    • Zhao L, Li D, Li L, Wang X, Geng Y, Shen D and Su L (2018). "Route to Larger Pulse Energy in Ultrafast Fiber Lasers." Ieee Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics  vol. 24, (3)
    • Li D, Shen D, Li L, Tang D, Su L and Zhao L (2018). "Internal polarization dynamics of vector dissipative-soliton-resonance pulses in normal dispersion fiber lasers." Optics Letters  vol. 43, (6) 1222-1225.
    • Wang X, Li L, Geng Y, Wang H, Su L and Zhao L (2018). "Decomposition of group-velocity-locked-vector-dissipative solitons and formation of the high-order soliton structure by the product of their recombination." Applied Optics  vol. 57, (4) 746-751.
    • Zhao T, Su L and Xia W (2018). "Optical ultrasound generation and detection for intravascular imaging: A review." Journal of Healthcare Engineering  vol. 2018,



    • Shen Z, SU L, Yuan X and Shen Y (2016). "Trapping and rotating of a metallic particle trimer with optical vortex." Aip Publishing  Applied Physics Letters  vol. 109, (24)
    • Rohollahnejad J, Xia L, Cheng R, Ran Y and Su L (2016). "Fast and reliable interrogation of USFBG sensors based on MG-Y laser discrete wavelength channels." Optics Communications  vol. 382, 253-257.
    • Liu C, Deng L, Liu D and SU L (2016). "Modelling of a single multimode fiber imaging system." Arxiv 
    • Shen Z, Su L and Shen Y-C (2016). "Vertically-oriented nanoparticle dimer based on focused plasmonic trapping." The Optical Society  Optics Express  vol. 24, (14) 16052-16052.
    • Qian S, Xu Y, Zhong L and SU L (2016). "Investigation on sensitivity enhancement for optical fiber speckle sensors." Optical Society of America: Open Access Journals  Optics Express  vol. 24, (10) 10829-10840.
    • Deng L, Wang Y, Liu C, Hu DJJ, Shum PP and Su L (2016). "Plasmonic nanopore-based platforms for single-molecule Raman scattering." Optics Communications  vol. 372, 113-117.
    • Shen Z and SU L (2016). "Plasmonic trapping and tuning of a gold nanoparticle dimer." Optical Society of America: Open Access Journals  Optics Express  vol. 24, (5) 4801-4811.


    • Su L, Fonseca MB, Arya S, Kudo H, Goldin R, Hanna GB and Elson DS (2014). "Laser-induced tissue fluorescence in radiofrequency tissue-fusion characterization." Journal of Biomedical Optics  vol. 19, (1)
    • Su L, Cloyd KL, Arya S, Hedegaard MAB, Steele JAM, Elson DS, Stevens MM and Hanna GB (2014). "Raman spectroscopic evidence of tissue restructuring in heat-induced tissue fusion." Journal of Biophotonics  vol. 7, (9) 713-723.


    • Arya S, Hadjievangelou N, Lei S, Kudo H, Goldin RD, Darzi AW, Elson DS and Hanna GB (2013). "Radiofrequency-induced small bowel thermofusion: an ex vivo study of intestinal seal adequacy using mechanical and imaging modalities." Surg Endosc  vol. 27, (9) 3485-3496.


    • Su L and Elliott SR (2010). "All-fiber microcantilever sensor monitored by a low-cost fiber-to-tip structure with subnanometer resolution." Optics Letters  vol. 35, (8) 1212-1214.
    • Rowlands CJ, Su L and Elliott SR (2010). "Rapid prototyping of low-loss IR chalcogenide-glass waveguides by controlled remelting." Chemphyschem  vol. 11, (11) 2393-2398.
    • Rowlands CJ, Su L and Elliott SR (2010). "Investigating the response of As2S3-based SERS substrates." Optical Materials  vol. 32, (11) 1413-1416.


    • Su L, Lee TH and Elliott SR (2009). "Evanescent-wave excitation of surface-enhanced Raman scattering substrates by an optical-fiber taper." Optics Letters  vol. 34, (17) 2685-2687.
    • Su L, Rowlands CJ and Elliott SR (2009). "Nanostructures fabricated in chalcogenide glass for use as surface-enhanced Raman scattering substrates." Optics Letters  vol. 34, (11) 1645-1647.
    • Lee TH, Simdyankin SI, Su L and Elliott SR (2009). "Evidence of formation of tightly bound rare-earth clusters in chalcogenide glasses and their evolution with glass composition." Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics  vol. 79, (18)


    • Su L, Rowlands CJ, Lee TH and Elliott SR (2008). "Fabrication of photonic waveguides in sulfide chalcogenide glasses by selective wet-etching." Electronics Letters  vol. 44, (7) 472-474.


    • Su L, Chiang KS and Lu C (2006). "CO2-laser-induced long-period gratings in graded-index multimode fibers for sensor applications." Ieee Photonics Technology Letters  vol. 18, (1) 190-192.
    • Dong X, Su L, Shum P, Chung Y and Chan CC (2006). "Wavelength-selective all-fiber filter based on a single long-period fiber grating and a misaligned splicing point." Optics Communications  vol. 258, (2) 159-163.


    • Su L, Chiang KS and Lu C (2005). "Microbend-induced mode coupling in a graded-index multimode fiber." Applied Optics  vol. 44, (34) 7394-7402.
    • Su L, Chiang KS and Lu C (2005). "Fiber Bragg-grating incorporated microbend sensor for simultaneous mechanical parameter and temperature measurement." Ieee Photonics Technology Letters  vol. 17, (12) 2697-2699.
    • Su L, Lu C, Hao J, Li Z and Wang Y (2005). "Design of wavelength-switching erbium-doped fiber lasers with a multimode fiber Bragg grating using spatial-mode excitation and selection techniques." Ieee Photonics Technology Letters  vol. 17, (2) 315-317.
    • Su L and Lu C (2005). "Wavelength-switching fibre laser based on multimode fibre Bragg gratings." Electronics Letters  vol. 41, (1) 11-13.