Dr. Michael Fitch

Applied Physics

Personal Bio

Dr. Michael Fitch obtained his PhD in Physics from the University of Rochester (NY) in 2000. His dissertation received the URA Thesis Award in 2001. His undergraduate degree, also in physics, is from Princeton University (NJ). After a postdoctoral fellowship at the Institute of Optics (Rochester NY) and at JHUAPL, he has been research staff at JHUAPL. His research interests are lasers, photonics, sensors, and quantum optics.

Education History

  • Artium Baccalaureus Physics, Princeton University
  • PhD Physics, University of Rochester

Work Experience

Senior Professional Staff, JHU Applied Physics Laboratory


For a list of publications, search my ResearcherID E-5757-2011.

Or my Google Scholar record at:

Honors and Awards

  • URA Thesis Award (2001)

Professional Organizations

American Physical Society
Optical Society of America