The Ultrafast Optical Processing Research Group is a very dynamic and innovative research group at INRS-EMT in Montreal, Canada. It has a world recognized record of achievements in ultrafast optical signal processing and switching usig fiber and integrated optical components and devices. It is an acknowledged group of excellence devoted to experimental and theoretical research in optical communications, ultrahigh-speed optical systems, fiber grating technology, integrated waveguides, optical solitons, ultrafast metrology and biophotonics. The group pursues a very diverse range of device and system - level topics at the leading edge of technology.
The group is optimizing its research and training activites in addition to increasing its capacity of intervention in sectors which are strategically important for the future of Québec and Canada.