Guerrero, Raphael A.

Full Time
Administrative Position: 

Ph.D. Physics, University of the Philippines, Diliman

Dr. Raphael Guerrero is the coordinator of the Photonics Laboratory.  His interests are on volume holography, elastomer gratings, Bessel beams, and biomimetics.   He has taught most of the physics subjects.  He is the chair of the Graduate Committee. Dr. Guerrero serves as members of DOST's technical Panel on Photonics.  He also served as President of the Samahang Pisika ng Pilipinas (SPP) from 2009 to 2010. 

In the News

Dr. Raphael Guerrero of the Ateneo Photonics Laboratory presents a paper in the 2010 SPIE Optics and Photonics Conference in San Diego, California
Message of SPP President Dr. Raphael Guerrero for the 30th SPP Physics Congress

Areas of Specialization: 

Lasers and photonics, Elastomeric optics, volume holography, soft lithography

Courses Taught: 

PS 11: General Physics 1 for the Life Sciences, Lecture
PS 133: Optoelectronics
PS 197: Introduction to Quantum Mechanics I
PS 199.x: Feynman Seminar
PS 208S: Quantum Mechanics I
PS 223S: Math I
PS 224S: Math II
PS 256: Experiments in Photonics
PS 259: Quantum Electronics and Photonic Devices
PS 307: Graduate Seminar
PS 308.2: Graduate Colloquium

Research Interest: 



Journal Articles:

1) R.A..; Oliva, S.J.; Indias, J.M., Fluidic Actuation of an Elastomeric Grating. OSA 2012, 5812-5817, 24.
2) Guerrero, R.A., Volume Elastomeric diffractive optics fabricated by soft lithography. Nova Science Publishers 2012, 79-95.
3) Guerrero, R.A.; Sze, M.W.C.; Batiller, J.R.A., Deformable Curvature and Beam Scanning with an Elastomeric Concave Grating Actuated by a Shape Memory Alloy. OSA 2010, 3634-3639, 19.
4) Guerrero, R.A..; Aranas, E.B., Diffraction from Relief Gratings on a Biomimetic Elastomer Cast. Elsevier 2010, 1170-1174.
5) Guerrero, R.A., Deformable Curvature and Beam Scanning with an Elastomeric Concave Grating Actuated by a Shape Memory Alloy. Optical Society of America 2010, 3634-3639, 19.
6) Guerrero, R.A..; Reguya, A.S., Introductory Science Experiments Using Silicone Optics. Optical Society of America 2008, 18-19, 6.
7) Guerrero, R.A..; Culaba, I.B.; Macabebe, E.Q.B., Teachable Optics: Color Mixing With Light. Optical Society of America 2006, 20-21, 5.
8) Guerrero, R.A..; Baretto, J.T.; Uy, J.L.V.; Culaba, I.B.; Chan, B.O., Effects of Spontaneous Surface Buckling on the Diffraction Performance of an Au-coated Elastomeric Grating. Elsevier 2006.
9) Guerrero, R.A., Volume Holographic Storage and Animation Based on Addressing with an Elastomer Phase Mask. Elsevier 2004, 75-83, 6.
10) Guerrero, R.A., Power Law Response of Volume Holographic Pattern Recognition to Partial Images. Elsevier 2004, 303-310, 6.