The 4th edition of the Photonic Integration Conference took place on October 2, 2018 at High Tech Campus Eindhoven, The Netherlands, during the Photonics Applications Week, the first photonics event about real-world business applications.
This edition focused on business models for applying photonic integration, with practical cases of photonic integration applications and dedicated sessions on Design PIC tools and Open Source design PIC Platform, Open innovation.
The conference program featured 14 speakers from reputed companies, research institutes and universities, among which FTTH Council Europe, Lumerical, Bright Photonics, BCSEMI, Tampere University are only a few to mention.
|08:45||09:30||Registration and Welcome|
|09:30||10:00||Arne Leinse, Chief Commercial Officer, LioniX International, on “The silicon nitride ecosystem and user access via the pilot lines”, More information|
|10:00||10:30||Dr. Ali Serpenguzel, Professor of Physics
Koç University | Microphotonics Research Laboratory, Turkey, on “Resonators and Waveguides for Fiber Optics and Integrated Photonics”, More information
|10:30||11:00||Mircea Guina, Professor, Head of the Optoelectronics Research Centre, Tampere University of Technology / Co-Founder, CTO and Chairman, VEXLUM Oy, Finland, on “Advances in GaAs and GaSb optoelectronics for heterogeneous integration with silicon-photonics”, More information|
|11:00||11:30||Break + visit Expo|
|11:30||12:00||Dr. Timo Aalto, Research Team Leader, VTT, on “Silicon photonics in 3 µm SOI”, More information
|12:00||12:30||Karen Liu, VP Sales & Marketing, Lightwave Logic, on “Scaling for speed: the impact of polymer PICs on optical roadmaps”
|12:30||13:40||Lunch Break + visit Expo|
|13:40||14:20||Session Design PIC tools|
|Vincent Cao Van Phu, Lead Application Engineer, Cadence Design Systems, Duo-presentation with Greg Baethge|
|Greg Baethge, Application Engineer, Lumerical Inc, on “Co-Simulation of Integrated Electronic and Photonic Circuits”, More information, Duo-presentation Vincent Cao Van Phu|
|14:20||15:20||Session Open Source design PIC Platform, Open innovation|
|Ronald Broeke, CEO, Bright Photonics BV / Co-creator, Nazca, on “Sharing PIC design innovation: bridging open source and business with Nazca Design”, More information|
|Dr. Tolga Tekin, Group Leader, Working Group Photonic & Plasmonic Systems, Fraunhofer IZM, on “A use case of open source photonic-design tools on the path to an open photonics innovation hub for optical interconnects”, More information|
|Luca Alloatti, Group Leader, The Institute of Electromagnetic Fields, ETH Zürich, on ‘Photonic Design Automation Tools for Advanced CMOS Nodes – Towards a FOS Flow”|
|15:20||15:45||Break + visit Expo|
|Barry Peet, Managing Director, Business Cluster Semiconductors Netherlands (BCSEMI), on “Chip Integration Technology Centre (CITC): how Semicon can help Photonics on solving Advanced Packaging challenges”, More information|
|Prof. dr. Theo Rasing, Faculty of Science, Spectroscopy of Solids and Interfaces, Radboud University, on “PHOTONIC-MRAM: from fundamentals to nanoscale engineering”, More information
|16:25||16:50||Kees de Waard, Member of the Board, FTTH COUNCIL EUROPE|
Senior Application Engineer, Keysight Technologies, on “Characterizing coherent optical components for 400 Gb/s and 1 Tb/s transmission lines”, More information
A photo impression of the conference can be found here.
The attendees can download the presentations from here.
We want to thank all speakers, partners and visitors for their presence at the Photonic Integration Conference 2017. We hope to see you again at the next edition of the Photonic Integration Conference or one of the other conferences of Jakajima!