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09/23/2016 - 09/23/2016 | Karlsruhe

2016 Post ECOC Workshop: Network Systems and Devices for IoT Era

We invite you to the 2016 Post ECOC Workshop on September 23, 2016, in Karlsruhe, Germany. The workshop will provide insights into the topics Network Systems, Photonic Devices and Transmission Technology.

Christian Koos (KIT, Local host)
Koji Yamada (AIST), Naoto Kobayashi (Waseda Univ.), Shu Namiki (AIST),
Jürg Leuthold (ETH), Sebastian Randel (KIT), Lars Zimmermann (IHP)

Financial support:
Helmholtz International Research School for Teratronics (HIRST)
Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach-Stiftung

Organizing support:
Institute of Photonics and Quantum Electronics (IPQ)
Institute of Microstructure Technology (IMT)
Vertically Integrated Center for Technologies of Optical Routing toward Ideal Energy Saving (VICTORIES)
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)

9:45 Opening: Masahiko Mori, AIST
• "History of Post ECOC WS" (Naoto Kobayashi, Waseda University)
10:00 Session 1: Network systems Jürg Leuthold, ETH
• "Burst-Mode Optical Amplifier Technologies and Their Applications, Ranging from Long-Reach to Digital Coherent PON Systems" (Masamichi Fujiwara, NTT)
• "Trends for high-speed data center interconnections" (Helmut Grießer, ADVA)
• "The next dimension in optical interconnects, towards the ultimate packaging solutions" (Oded Raz, TU/e)
• "What is the true value of dynamic optical path switching?" (Takayuki Kurosu, AIST)
12:00 Lunch & Lab tour
13:45 Session 2: Photonic Devices Koji Yamada, AIST
• "BTO integration on SiGe platform" (Jean Fompeyrine, IBM)
• "Photonic multi-chip integration using 3D laser lithography" (Christian Koos, KIT)
• "III-V-on-silicon photonic integrated circuits for optical communication applications" (Gunther Roelkens, Ghent Univ.)
• "High-speed transceivers for data-centers based on photonic-electronic integration" (Stefan Meister, Sicoya)
15:45 Break (15 min.)
16:00 Session 3: Transmission Technology Christian Koos, KIT
• "Algorithms for High-Speed Optical Transceivers" (Sebastian Randel, KIT)
• "Recent advances in nonlinearity compensation" (Andrew Ellis, Aston University)
• "Ultrahigh capacity SDM/WDM transmission over multicore and multimode fibers" (Takehiro Tsuritani, KDDI)
• "Constellation Mapping - a Technique to Improve the Sectral Efficiency" (Jürg Leuthold, ETH Zurich)
18:00 Closing: Christian Koos, KIT

Information on participating / attending:
Register for Post ECOC Workshop:
Registration deadline: 14 September, 2016

Participation fee: Free

Dinner: €29.00 (to be collected at the registration desk)


09/23/2016 09:45 - 09/23/2016 18:00

Registration deadline:


Event venue:

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
International Department (ID)
Schlossplatz 19
Hector Auditorium (Bldg. 02.95)
76131 Karlsruhe

Target group:

Scientists and scholars



Subject areas:

Electrical engineering, Information technology, Materials sciences

Types of events:

Conference / symposium / (annual) conference




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