The Optical Networking and Communication
Conference & Exhibition

San Diego Convention Center,
San Diego, California, USA

2019 Tutorial Speakers

Devices, Optical Components, and Fiber

  • D1: Advances in prototypes and product developments of components and subsystems for data centers and optical networks

    Kazuhisa Uomi, Lumentum, Japan
    Ultra High-speed Quantum-well Semiconductor Lasers

  • Christian Koos, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology KIT, Germany
    Silicon Photonics, Hybrid Integration, and Frequency Combs: Technologies for High-bandwith Communications

  • D2: Passive Optical Devices for Switching and Filtering

    S. J. Ben Yoo, University of California at Davis, USA
    Photonic Switching in Data Centers and Computing Systems

  • D3: Active Optical Devices and Photonic Integrated Circuits

    Christian Reimer, Harvard University, USA
    Optical Frequency Combs: From General Concepts to On-chip and Quantum Perspectives

  • Urban Westergren, Kungliga Tekniska Hogskolan, Sweden
    Design of Very High-speed InP Modulators

  • D4: Fiber and Propagation Physics

    Francesco Poletti, University of Southampton, UK
    Advances in Hollow Optical Fiber Technologies and Applications

  • D5: Fiber-Optic and Waveguide Devices and Sensors

    Stanley Whitcomb, California Institute of Technology, USA
    The Basics of How the Advanced LIGO Detector Works

Systems and Subsystems

  • S1: Digital subsystems and systems for data centers

    Mathieu Chagnon, Nokia Bell Labs, Germany
    Direct-detection Technologies for Intra- and Inter-data Center Optical Links

  • Radhakrishnan Nagarajan, Inphi Corp., USA
    Data Center Interconnect Systems with Coherent Detection

  • S2: Optical, photonic and microwave photonic subsystems

    Saikat Guha, University of Arizona, USA
    Subsystem Requirements for Photonic Integrated Quantum Information Processing

  • Leimeng Zhuang, imec, USA
    Programmable Integrated Optical Processors: Towards an Optical Heart for Communication Devices

  • S3: Radio-over-fiber, free space optics and sensing systems

    Hartmut Roskos, University Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Terahertz Photonics

  • S4: Digital and electronic subsystems

    Tomislav Drenski, Socionext Europe GmbH, Germany
    High-speed DAC/ADC and ASIC Technologies

  • Zhixin Liu, University College London, UK
    Optical Injection Locking and its Application in Optical Transceivers

  • S5: Digital transmission systems

    Cristian Antonelli, Universita degli Studi dell'Aquila, Italy
    Modeling of Multiple-mode Propagation in Fibers for Space-division Multiplexing

  • Sethumadhavan Chandrasekhar, Nokia Bell Labs, USA
    Transmission of Flexible High Spectral Efficiency and Noise Tolerant Modulation Formats

Networks, Applications, and Access

  • N1: Advances in systems, networks and service developments and field trials in commercial data centers and networks

    Loren Berg, Ciena Corp., USA
    Demystifying Transceiver and Line Characterization Metrics

  • Luis Martin Garcia, Facebook Inc., UK
    Open Transport Infrastructure (TIP)

  • N2: Architectures and software-defined control for intra-data center networks

    Erik Agrell, Chalmers Tekniska Hogskola, Sweden
    Enabling Technologies for Optical Data Center Networks: Spatial Division Multiplexing

  • N3: Architectures and software-defined control for metro and core networks

    Fred Gruman, Fujitsu Network Communications Inc., USA
    Challenges and Solutions on Supporting Sub-second Restoration in Centralized SDN Control Architectures in L1 Optical Transport Networks

  • Marc Lyonnais, Ciena Canada, Canada
    State of the Art and Best Practices for Optical Network Self-monitoring and Optimization

  • N4: Optical access networks for fixed and mobile services

    Antonio Teixeira, DETI, Instituto de Telecomunicacoes, Portugal
    Photonic Integrated Circuits for NG-PON2 ONU Transceivers

  • Jun Shan Wey, ZTE USA Inc., USA
    The Outlook for PON Standardization: 2019-2022

Optical Devices, Subsystems, and Networks for Datacom and Computercom

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