Rod Tucker is a Laureate Professor at The University of Melbourne. He is Director of the Institute for a Broadband-Enabled Society (IBES) and Director of the Centre for Ultra-Broadband Information Networks (CUBIN) in The University of Melbourne’s Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering.
Professor Tucker has been named in Engineers Australia’s list of the 100 Most Influential Engineers for 2010. Sponsored by Engineers Australia, the list aims to acknowledge engineers who have a positive influence on society.
He has held positions at the University of Queensland, the University of California, Berkeley, Cornell University, Plessey Research, AT&T Bell Laboratories, Hewlett Packard Laboratories and Agilent Technologies.
He is a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science, a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering and a Fellow of the IEEE. He received the BEng and PhD degrees from the University of Melbourne, in 1969 and 1975, respectively. In 1997 he was awarded the Australia Prize for his contributions to telecommunications.
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Energy Consumption Modelling of Coherent Transmission in Data Centers
Conference Proceedings | 2019 | 2019 Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exhibition, OFC 2019 - Proceedings
© 2019 OSA. We analyze energy consumption of coherent transmitters and receivers for intra- and inter-data center links and model ..
Connected OFCity: Technology Innovations for a Smart City Project
Rod Tucker, Marco Ruffini, Luca Valcarenghi, Divanilson R Campelo, Dimitra Simeonidou, Liang Du, Maria-Cristina Marinescu, Catherine Middleton, Shuang Yin, Tim Forde, Kevin Bourg, Eugene Dai, Ed Harstead, Philippe Chanclou, Hal Roberts, Volker Jungnickel, Sergi Figuerola, Tomoo Takahara, Rajesh Yadav, Peter Vetter, et al.
Journal article | 2017 | Journal of Optical Communications and Networking
Estimating the Energy Consumption for Packet Processing, Storage and Switching in Optical-IP Routers
Arun Vishwanath, Jiazhen Zhu, Kerry Hinton, Robert Ayre, Rodney S Tucker
Conference Proceedings | 2013 | Proceedings of the 2013 Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition and the National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference (OFC/NFOEC)
Quantum Model for Optical Phase Modulator
AMW TAM, K HINTON, P FARRELL, R TUCKER
Conference Proceedings | 2009 | Proceedings of the Australasian Conference on Optics, Lasers and Spectroscopy and Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology in association with the International Workshop on Dissipative Solitons (ACOLS ACOFT 09)
Energy Consumption in IP Networks
Rodney S Tucker, Jayant Baliga, Robert Ayre, Kerry Hinton, Wayne V Sorin
Conference Proceedings | 2008 | 2008 34TH EUROPEAN CONFERENCE ON OPTICAL COMMUNICATION (ECOC)
We present a comparison of energy consumption of access networks. We consider passive optical networks, fiber to the node, point-t..
Effect of Damping and Gain Compression in Purcell-Enhanced Nanocavity Lasers
Erwin K Lau, Rodney S Tucker, Ming C Wu
Conference Proceedings | 2008 | Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies 2008 Technical Digest
Wavelength switchable ONU transmitter using a self-seeded RSOA for reconfigurable optical VPN over WDM PON
Thisara Jayasinghe, Chang Joon Chae, Rodney S Tucker, A Nirmalathas, J-H Yoo, B-W Kim
Conference Proceedings | 2008 | OECC/ACOFT 2008 Conference: Joint Conference of the Opto-Electronics and Communications Conference and the Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology
A flexible and high-performance bidirectional optical amplifier with all-optical gain control using ASE noise path through multi-port circulators
AV TRAN, C CHAE, RS TUCKER
Conference Proceedings | 2003 | Acta Optica Sinica: Proceedings of the 8th optoelectronics and communication conference (OECC 2003)
Honours, Awards and Fellowships
Medal of the Order of Australia
Engineers Australia list of the 100 Most Influential Engineers for 2010
Aaron Kressel Award
ISI Highly-Cited Researcher
ARC Federation Fellowship 2002-2007
Australian Prize - for outstanding contributions in Telecommunications
M.A. Sargent Medal - for outstanding contributions to Electrical Engineering
Distinguished Lecturer Award
Fellow of the Optical Society of America
FAA - Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science
FTSE - Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering
FIEAUST - Fellow of the Institution of Engineers of Australia
FIEEE - Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers
Electrical And Electronic Engineering
IEEE Photonics Society
Doctor of Philosophy
University of Melbourne
Bachelor of Engineering
University of Melbourne