Articles dans des revues avec comité de lecture
V. Francois and S. S. Aboutorabi, "Strength Measurements of Air-Clad Microstructured Fiber," Submitted to the IEEE Journal of Lightwave Technology (2008).
V. Francois and S. S. Aboutorabi, "A mechanical criterion for the design of readily cleavable microstructured optical fibers", Opt. Express, vol. 14, pp. 7312-7318 (2006).
V. François and S.I. Najafi, "Thermally Silver Ion Exchanged Integrated-Optics Lasers in Neodymium-Doped Silicate Glass ", Opt. Commun., 119, pp. 104-108 (1995).
V. François, T. Ohtsuki, N. Peyghambarian, and S.I. Najafi, "Length Optimization of Single Mode Rare-Earth Doped Waveguides Using Saturated Absorption", IEEE Photonics Technol. Lett. 7, pp. 872-874 (1995).
V. François, F. Pellé, P. Goldner, and D. Simkin, "Pump-Probe Measurement of the Avalanche Up-conversion Gain in Tm3+:YLF", J. of Luminescence 65, pp. 57-63 (1995).
V. François, S. Lagacé, X. Guan and S.L. Chin, "Operational Stabilisation of a High-Power Ultra-short Dye Oscillator-Amplifiers Chain ", Appl. Opt., 33, 5522-5525 (1993).
V. François, F.A. Ilkov and S.L. Chin, "Experimental Study of the Supercontinuum Spectral Width Evolution in CO2 Gas ", Opt. Commun., 99, 241-246 (1993).
V. François, F.A. Ilkov and S.L. Chin, "Supercontinuum Generation in CO2 Gas Accompanied by Optical Breakdown", J. Phys. B: At., Mol., Opt. Phys., 25, 2709 -2726 (1992).
S.L. Chin, V. François, J.M. Watson and C. Delisle, "Spectral Modulation of Two Coherently-Separated Femtosecond Laser Pulses", Appl.Opt., 31, 3383-3384 (1992).

Articles dans des comptes rendus de conférences internationales avec comité de lecture
V. François and S. S. Aboutorabi, "Fracture Strength of Air-Clad Microstructured Fibers," presented at Optical Fiber Communication Conference, 2007 and the 2007 National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference, Anaheim, CA (2007).
Lemay, M., M. Arrott and V. François "Grid Resource for Instruments Model", Proceedings of ISIE - IEEE International Symposium on Industrial Electronics, Montréal, QC, Canada, MF-005564 (2006) . Best Poster Award.
V. François and S. S. Aboutorabi, "A design criterion for cleavage-robust microstructured fibers," presented at the Conference on Optical Fiber Communications, OFC, Anaheim, CA (2006).
V. François and S. S. Aboutorabi, "Mechanical cleavage of complex microstructured fibers," presented at the Photonics North, Toronto, ON, (2005).
V. François, P. de Villers, S. Likhanski, C.-N. Lee, and D. Lafrance, "Transient-suppression-time requirements for advanced agile optical amplifiers," presented at the Photonics North 2004, Ottawa, Canada (2004).
V. François, P. de Villers, S. Likhanski, C.-N. Lee, and D. Lafrance, "Réponse dynamique d'un amplificateur optique agile évolué," presented at the ACFAS 2004 - Colloque Optique guidée et photonique VIII, Montréal, QC, Canada, 12-14 mai (2004).
V. François, G.W. Schinn, S. Tchouragoulov and M. Levesque, “Phase-Noise Measurement of a Stabilized Single-Longitudinal-Mode Er3+-Doped-Fiber Laser”, Applications of Photonics Technology 2, Edited by G. A. Lampropoulos and R.A. Lessard, Plenum Press, New York, pp. 93-98 (1997).
V. François, S. Tchouragoulov and G.W. Schinn, Présentation invitée "Caractérisation des Bruits Optiques de Lasers Monomodes Longitudinaux à Fibre Dopée à l’Erbium", Colloque Optique Guidée et Photonique IV, Congrès Annuel de l’ACFAS (Montreal, Canada), May 15-16, Recueil des communications, 91-97 (1996).
V. François, S. Tchouragoulov and G.W. Schinn, "Caractérisation des Bruits Optiques de Lasers Monomodes Longitudinaux à Fibre Dopée à l’Erbium", conférencier invité, Colloque Optique Guidée et Photonique IV, Congrès Annuel de l’ACFAS (Montreal, Canada), May 15-16, Recueil des communications, pp. 91-97 (1996).
V. François, T. Ohtsuki, N. Peyghambarian, and S.I. Najafi, "Fabrication and Characterization of Ion-Exchanged Neodymium-Doped Glass Lasers", SPIE Proc. 2401, pp. 176-181 (1995).
F.A. Ilkov, A. Brodeur, V. François, S.L. Chin, J. Squier, S. Dutta, and G.A. Mourou, Présentation invitée "Self-Focusing of Ultrashort Pulses in Gas Media and Accompanying Phenomena", Pattern Singularities and Collapse Workshop, University College Cork (Cork, Ireland), Aug. 21-26 (1994).
V. François, J.Wang and D.J. Simkin, "Pump-Probe Measurement of the Avalanche Upconversion Gain in Tm3+:YLF", OSA Annual Meeting, # WWW34, oct. 2-7 (1994).
V. François, S.I. Najafi, T. Ohtsuki, N. Peyghambarian, S. Honkanen, S. Lafrenière and M. Andrews, "Progress Towards Rare-Earth-Doped Glass Integrated Optical Lasers", SPIE Proc. of the International Symposium on Integrated Optics, 2213, 217-225 (1994).
S.I. Najafi, M. Fallahi, P. Lefèbvre, V. François and I. Templeton, "Integrated optical tap-power-divider", SPIE Proc. of the International Symposium on Integrated Optics, 2213, 133-136 (1994).
F. Ilkov, V. François and S.L. Chin, "Supercontinuum Generation in CO2 gas in the Presence of Ionization", Proc. SPIE, 2041, 127-138 (1993).
F.A. Ilkov, V. François, L.Sh. Ilkova and S.L. Chin, "Picosecond Optical Breakdown Accompanied by Supercontinuum Generation in CO2 gas", OSA Annual Meeting, Toronto (ONT, Canada), October 3-8 (1993).
V. François, F.A. Ilkov and S.L. Chin, "Breakdown Limited Superbroadening in CO2 Gas", Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS'92), Anaheim (CA, USA), May 14-18 (1992).
V. François, X. Guan and S.L. Chin, "A Powerful Femtosecond Tunable Dye Oscillator-Amplifiers Chain", Congrès annuel de l'Optical Society of America, Boston (MA, USA), November 4-8 (1990).
H.H. Arsenault, G. April, A. Bergeron, V. François, L. Leclerc and Y. Sheng, "Optical Implementation of High Speed Pattern Recognition.", Proc. SPIE, 1134, 186-190 (1989).

Autres contributions
V. François, "Recent progress in reconfigurable elements: an optimization perspective", presented at the Workshop on Optimization of Optical Networks, Montréal, QC, Canada, April 14-15 (2005).
M. Lemay, M. Savoie, and V. François, "Wavelength tracking tools for user empowered reconfigurable optical networks," presented at the Second Workshop on Optimization of Optical Networks, Montréal, QC, Canada, April 14-15 (2005).
V. François, P. de Villers, S. Likhanski, C.-N. Lee, and D. Lafrance, "Dynamic Performance of a High-end Smart optical Amplifier for use in Network Protection and Reconfiguration," presented at the Workshop on Optimization of Optical Networks, Montréal, QC, Canada, March 25-26 (2004).
V. François and C. Jacques, "Broadband ASE Sources Applications : $-Wise DWDM Testing", Optical Fiber Communications Conference (OFC’2002), Product Showcase (2002).
V. François, F.A. Ilkov and S.L. Chin, "Evolution de l'Elargissement Spectral du Supercontinuum Généré dans le CO2 par des Impulsions Laser Courtes", Congrès annuel de l'Association Canadienne des Physiciens, Windsor (ONT, Canada), June 14-17 (1992).
V. François, F.A. Ilkov and S.L. Chin, "Generation de Supercontinuum dans les Gaz", Journée d'Optique du COPL, Québec (QC, Canada), March 22 (1991).
V. François, J. Decker, X. Guan, M. Cyr, G. Prémont, S. Charette and S.L. Chin, "Impulsions Laser Femtosecondes Amplifiées.", Congrès annuel de l'ACFAS, Québec (QC, Canada), May 14-18 (1990).
J.E. Decker, V. François, J. Bérubé, Y. Beaudoin and S.L. Chin, "Optimisation d'une Chaîne Laser TEA-CO2.", Congrès annuel de l'ACFAS, Québec (QC, Canada), May 14-18 (1990).
H.H. Arsenault and V. François, "Invariant Coefficients for Image Compression and Classification.", CAP annual congres, Phys. in Canada, 45, 37 (1989).
V. François and H.H. Arsenault, "Une Représentation Invariante des Images et son Application au Classement Automatique des Formes.", Congrès annuel de l'ACFAS, Montréal (QC, Canada), May 15-19 (1989).