Photonic Integration Conference 2018

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 program 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 Ali Serpenguzel Dr. Ali Serpenguzel, Professor of Physics
Koç University | Microphotonics Research Laboratory, Turkey, on “Resonators and Waveguides for Fiber Optics and Integrated Photonics”, More information
koc university program
10:30 11:00 Mircea Guina 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 Timo Aalto Dr. Timo Aalto, Research Team Leader, VTT, on “Silicon photonics in 3 µm SOI”, More information
vtt program
12:00 12:30 Karen Liu Karen Liu, VP Sales & Marketing, Lightwave Logic, on “Scaling for speed: the impact of polymer PICs on optical roadmaps”
lightwave logic program
12:30 13:40 Lunch Break + visit Expo
13:40 14:20 Session Design PIC tools
Vincent Cao Van Phu Vincent Cao Van Phu, Lead Application Engineer, Cadence Design Systems, Duo-presentation with Greg Baethge candence program
greg baethge program Greg Baethge, Application Engineer, Lumerical Inc, on “Co-Simulation of Integrated Electronic and Photonic Circuits”, More information, Duo-presentation Vincent Cao Van Phu lumerical logo program
14:20 15:20 Session Open Source design PIC Platform, Open innovation
roland broeke program Ronald Broeke, CEO, Bright Photonics BV / Co-creator, Nazca, on “Sharing PIC design innovation: bridging open source and business with Nazca Design”, More information
tolga tekin program 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 fraunhofer izm program
luca alloaittprogram Luca Alloatti, Group Leader, The Institute of Electromagnetic Fields, ETH Zürich, on ‘Photonic Design Automation Tools for Advanced CMOS Nodes – Towards a FOS Flow” eth program
15:20 15:45 Break + visit Expo
15:45 16:25
barry peet program 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 bc semi logo program
theo rasing program Prof. dr. Theo Rasing, Faculty of Science, Spectroscopy of Solids and Interfaces, Radboud University, on “PHOTONIC-MRAM: from fundamentals to nanoscale engineering”, More information
radboud University program
16:25 16:50 kees de waard program Kees de Waard, Member of the Board, FTTH COUNCIL EUROPE ftth program
16:50 17:05 vitaly morarenko program Vitaly Morarenko,
Senior Application Engineer, Keysight Technologies, on “Characterizing coherent optical components for 400 Gb/s and 1 Tb/s transmission lines”, More information
Keysight Technologies

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!

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