Photonic component assembly systems suitable for every business case

arno thoer

The cost of photonic components is dominated by assembly and packaging processes. This is a drag on adoption at a time when rapid global scaling of connectivity is required. To break this chicken and the egg problem, a fast, flexible, accurate and cost-effective solution for automated photonic-component assembly has been needed.

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Chip Integration Technology Center Becomes Partner of Photonic Integration Conference

Chip Integration Technology Center

Chip Integration Technology Center (CITC) becomes partner of the Photonic Integration Conference 2021

CITC is a non-profit joint innovation center that specializes in heterogeneous integration and advanced chip packaging technology. It is a place where companies, research and educational institutes work together on bridging the gap from academics to industry and create new and better solutions. We offer access to innovation, infrastructure and education.

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Electro-Optic Circuit Boards – an advanced photonic chip packaging platform

nikolaus flöry

Photonic integrated circuits are playing a key role in various next generation sensing and telecommunication applications. Packaging of such chips has become the bottleneck of their integration and deployment. A novel platform based on poylmer waveguides integrated with electrical PCBs is presented, which allows to simultaneously interface photonic chips electrically and optically at high port-densities. Design rules and examples of this novel chip-packaging platform are discussed and showcased.

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Photonic Integration Conference welcomes Electro Optics as Media Partner

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Photonic Integration Conference welcomes Electro Optics as Media Partner. The conference takes place on September 29, 2021, during Photonics Applications Week.

About Electro Optics

Electro Optics is the leading resource for engineers involved in photonics business, technology and applications. Registered readers will have access to news of the latest technological developments, trends and opinions in the photonics industry as well as independent, in-depth editorial content. Electro Optics provides uncompromised, informed commentary and analysis on topics of interest to anyone involved in the photonics industry. Published 10 times per year, Electro Optics is available worldwide in print (free for qualified readers) or digital (free to all) formats.

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Photonic Integration Conference welcomes Fibre Systems magazine as Media Partner

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Photonic Integration Conference welcomes Fibre Systems magazine as Media Partner

About Fibre Systems

Fibre Systems is a trusted information source for the optical communications industry, aimed at component and subsystem vendors; network equipment manufacturers; planners, installers, and systems integrators; as well as operators and end users of fibre-optic networks worldwide.

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SMART Photonics is Gold Partner of ONLINE Photonic Integration Conference

SMART Photonics

SMART Photonics
Independent InP Foundry – Your design, our service, your future

SMART Photonics, located in Eindhoven, The Netherlands, is a foundry offering production services for mainly Indium Phosphide based photonic components. We are an independent pure-play foundry, using our knowledge, experience and equipment to produce photonic components for our customers, based on their designs.

We offer the complete production process from epitaxial growth and re-growth, processing, polishing and dicing of wafers into chips. As an independent Pure-Play foundry we support our customers from the proof of concept phase up to and including full production. As a foundry, we also offer single or combined process steps to complete or being a back-up for the production processes of customers.

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Photonic Integration Conference welcomes Edmund Optics as Gold Partner

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Edmund Optics is Gold Partner of ONLINE Photonic Integration Conference

About Edmund Optics

Edmund Optics® (EO) is a leading manufacturer and distributor of precision optics, optical assemblies and image processing components with manufacturing facilities around the globe. EO has the world’s largest inventory of optical components for immediate delivery and offers products, standard or customized, for various industries.

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Optical Connections is Media Partner of ONLINE Photonic Integration Conference

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Optical Connections is Media Partner of ONLINE Photonic Integration Conference

About Optical Connections
Optical Connections has been providing the fibre optic community with the latest industry news and reports since 2011 via our website, monthly newsletter and now quarterly magazine. We provide coverage of market influencing technology advancements, commercial prospects, product developments and unique insight from our editorial team, making Optical Connections an essential source of information for our readers from across the industry. Continue reading “Optical Connections is Media Partner of ONLINE Photonic Integration Conference”

Paving the Way for InP Photonic Integrated Circuits (PICs) devices

nazanin Shafiee

by Nazanin Shafiee, SMART Photonics BV

Global Coronavirus pandemic has impacted all industries across the globe, and Photonic Integrated Circuits (PIC) market has been no exception. However, unlike a lot of the industries heading for a decline, global PIC market size is expected to grow at a CAGR of roughly 23.8% over the next five years.

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Photonic integration in product development

Ivana Sersic Vollenbroek

by Ivana Sersic Vollenbroek, DEMCON Advanced Mechatronics BV

DEMCON is a mechatronic system engineering company that focuses on R&D and production of high-tech products and systems. The essentials of systems engineering is integration of a variety of technical disciplines to achieve the best solution for the customer.

For this, open innovation and close collaboration with companies offering new or specific expertise is imperative, such as for example photonics.

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