The Optical Networking and Communication
Conference & Exhibition

Los Angeles Convention Center,
Los Angeles, California, USA

Short Courses by Topic

Short Courses by Topic


  • SC102: WDM in Long-Haul Transmission Systems

    Neal S. Bergano; TE Subcom, USA

  • SC105: Modulation Formats and Receiver Concepts for Optical Transmission Systems

    Peter Winzer, Chandrasekhar Sethumadhavan; Bell Labs, Alcatel-Lucent, USA

  • SC114: Passive Optical Networks (PONs) Technologies

    Frank J. Effenberger; Futurewei Technologies, USA

  • SC160: Microwave Photonics

    Vince Urick;  DARPA, USA

  • SC176: Metro Network: The Transition to Ethernet

    Loudon Blair; Ciena Corp., USA

  • SC177: High-Speed Semiconductor Lasers and Modulators

    John Bowers; Univ. of California at Santa Barbara, USA

  • SC178: Test and Measurement for Data Center/Short Reach Communications

    Greg D. Le Cheminant; Keysight Technologies, USA

  • SC185: Hands-on Polishing, Inspection and Testing of Connectors

    Steve Rounds1, Steve Baldo2, Loic Cherel3; 1Light Brigade Inc., USA, 2Seikoh Giken Co. Ltd., USA, 3Data-Pixel, France

  • SC203: 100 Gb/s and Beyond Transmission Systems, Design and Design Trade-offs

    Martin Birk1, Benny Mikkelsen2; 1AT&T Labs, Res., USA, 2Acacia Communications, USA

  • SC205: Integrated Electronic Circuits and Signal Processing for Fiber Optics

    Y. K. Chen, Bell Labs, Alcatel Lucent, USA

  • SC208: Optical Fiber Design for Telecommunications and Specialty Applications

    David J. DiGiovanni; OFS Labs, USA

  • SC216: An Introduction to Optical Network Design and Planning

    Jane M. Simmons; Monarch Network Architects, USA

  • SC217: Optical Fiber Based Solutions for Next Generation Mobile Networks

    Dalma Novak; Pharad, LLC., USA

  • SC261: ROADM Technologies and Network Applications

    Thomas Strasser; Nistica Inc., USA

  • SC266: Quantum Cryptography and Quantum Information

    Richard Hughes1, Thomas Chapuran2; 1Los Alamos Natl. Lab, USA, 2Applied Communication Sciences, USA

  • SC267: Silicon Microphotonics: Technology Elements and the Roadmap to Implementation

    Lionel Kimerling; MIT, USA

  • SC288: Fundamentals of Polarization, PDL, and PMD

    Nick Frigo; US Naval Academy, USA

  • SC325: Highly Integrated Monolithic Photonic Integrated Circuits

    Chris Doerr; Acacia Communications, USA

  • SC327: Modeling and Design of Fiber-Optic Communication Systems

    Rene-Jean Essiambre; Bell Labs, Alcatel-Lucent, USA

  • SC328: New Developments in Optical Transport Networking (OTN)

    Stephen Trowbridge; Alcatel-Lucent, USA

  • SC341: Multi-carrier modulation: DMT,OFDM and Superchannels

    Sander L. Jansen¹, Dirk van den Borne²; ¹ADVA Optical Networking, USA ²Juniper Networks, Germany

  • SC347: Reliability and Qualification of Fiber-Optic Components

    David Maack; Corning, USA

  • SC357: Circuits and Equalization Methods for Short Reach Optical Links

    Alexander Rylyakov; Coriant, USA

  • SC359: Datacenter Networking 101

    Cedric Lam, Hong Liu; Google, USA

  • SC369: Test and Measurement for Metro and Long-haul Communications

    Bernd Nebendahl, Michael Koenigsmann; Keysight , Germany

  • SC372: Building Green Networks: New Concepts for Energy Reduction

    Rod S. Tucker; Univ. Melbourne, Australia

  • SC373: Specialty Fiber Splicing and Interconnection

    Andrew Yablon; Interfiber Analysis, USA

  • SC384: Background Concepts of Optical Communication Systems

    Alan Willner; Univ. of Southern California, USA

  • SC385: Optical interconnects for extreme-scale computing
    John Shalf1, Keren Bergman2; 1Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, USA, 2Columbia University, USA

  • SC386: The Evolution of WAN Transport towards SDN Architectures and Cloud Service Delivery

    Loukas Paraschis; Cisco Systems, Inc., USA

  • SC389: Network Modeling and Design

    Dominic Schupke; Airbus Group Innovations, Germany

  • SC390: Introduction to Forward Error Correction

    Frank Kschischang; Univ. of Toronto, Canada

  • SC392: Digital Coherent Optical Systems 1: Transceiver Technology and Performance

    Maurice O'Sullivan; Ciena, Canada

  • SC393: Digital Signal Processing for Coherent Optical Systems

    Chris Fludger; Cisco Optical GmbH, Germany

  • SC395: Modeling and System Impact of Optical transmitter and receiver components

    Harald Rohde, Robert Palmer; Coriant, Germany

  • SC408: Space Division Multiplexing in Optical Fibers

    Roland Ryf; Bell Labs, Alcate-Lucent

  • SC409: Safety in Fiber Optics: From Components to Systems

    Larry Johnson The Light Brigade1, USA

  • SC411: Multi-layer Interaction in the Age of Agile Optical Networking

    Ori A. Gerstel; Sedona Systems, Israel, USA

  • SC420: Characterization of Components for Coherent Communication Systems

    Harald Rohde, Robert Palmer; Coriant, Germany

  • SC428: Link Design for Short Reach Optical Interconnects

    Petar Pepeljugoski, IBM Research, USA

  • SC429: Flexible Networks
    David Boertjes, Ciena, Canada

  • SC430: SDN Standards and Applications

    Lyndon Y. Ong, Raghu Ranganathan; Ciena,USA

  • SC431: Photonic Technologies in the Data Center
    Clint Schow, University of California, USA

  • SC432: Hands on: Silicon Photonics Design & Fabrication
    Lukas Chrostowski1, Chris Doerr2;  1University of British Columbia, Canada;  2Acacia Communications, USA


  • SC433: Photodetectors for Optical Communications

    Joe C. Campbell, University of Virginia, USA

  • SC442 : Free Space Switching Systems: PXC and WSS
    David Neilson; Nokia Bell Labs, USA

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