Program* 

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Program Guide (DOWNLOAD)

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Detailed program of the summer school is as follows (click HERE to see the program in a glance):

Monday 29th August 2016
TIME TOPIC SPEAKER AFFILIATION BIO
09:00-10:00 Introduction Prof. Roel Baets Ghent University-imec (Belgium) click HERE
10:00-11:00 Passive Silicon Photonics-I Prof. Dries Van Thourhout Ghent University-imec (Belgium) click HERE
11:00-11:30 Coffee Break
11:30-12:30 Passive Silicon Photonics-II Prof. Dries  Van Thourhout Ghent University-imec (Belgium) click HERE
12:30-13:30 Lunch Break
13:30-14:30 Simulation and Design Methodology Marcel van der Vliet PhoeniX software click HERE
14:30-15:30 Silicon Photonics for mid-IR Prof. Gunther Roelkens Ghent University-imec (Belgium) click HERE
15:30-16:00 Coffee Break
16:00-17:00 Silicon Photonics for visible wavelength Dr. Stephane Clemmen Ghent University-imec (Belgium) click HERE
Evening Program Dinner & Social Event

 

Tuesday 30th August 2016
TIME TOPIC SPEAKER AFFILIATION BIO
09:00-10:00 Hybrid Silicon III-V Lasers Dr. Ray Beausoleil Hewlett Packard Labs (USA) click HERE
10:00-11:00 Modulators and Detectors in Silicon Photonics-I Dr. Laurent Vivien Paris-Sud University (France) click HERE
11:00-11:30 Coffee Break      
11:30-12:30 Modulators and Detectors in Silicon Photonics-II Dr. Laurent Vivien Paris-Sud University (France) click HERE
12:30-13:30 Lunch Break      
13:30-14:30 Silicon Photonics Transceivers Prof. Jeremy Witzens RWTH Aachen (Germany) click HERE
14:30-15:30 Bringing Silicon Photonics Products to Market Dr. Yannick De Koninck Luxtera (USA) click HERE
15:30-16:00 Coffee Break      
16:00-17:00 Coherent Information Processing Dr. Ray Beausoleil Hewlett Packard Labs Labs (USA) click HERE
Evening Program Poster Session I    
Dinner      
Poster Session II      

 

Wednesday 31st August 2016
TIME TOPIC SPEAKER AFFILIATION BIO
09:00-10:00 Silicon Photonics Technology Platforms Dr. Amit Khanna imec (Belgium) click HERE
10:00-11:00 Silicon Photonics at ST Microelectronics Dr. Charles Baudot ST Microelectronics click HERE
11:00-11:30 Coffee Break      
11:30-12:30 Packaging of Silicon Photonics ICs Dr. Peter O'Brien Tyndall National Institute (Ireland) click HERE
12:30-13:30 Lunch Break      
13:30-14:30 Microwave Photonics Prof. Jose Capmany UPV Valencia (Spain) click HERE
14:30-15:30 Silicon Photonics Bio-Sensors Prof. Laura Lechuga ICN2 (Spain) click HERE
15:30-16:00 Coffee Break      
16:00-17:00 Spectroscopy on chip Prof. Roel Baets Ghent University-imec (Belgium) click HERE
Evening Program Evening at your own      

 

Thursday 1st September 2016
TIME TOPIC SPEAKER AFFILIATION BIO
09:00-10:00 Non-Linear Silicon Photonics Prof. Bart Kuyken Ghent University-imec (Belgium) click HERE
10:00-11:00 Silicon Quantum Optics Prof. Mark Thompson Bristol University (UK) click HERE
11:00-11:30 Coffee Break      
11:30-12:30 Plat4M Design Flow Presentation & Achievements - I Chris Cone & plat4M representatives Mentor Graphics & plat4M member organizations click HERE
12:30-13:30 Lunch Break      
13:30-14:30 Plat4M Design Flow Presentation & Achievements - II Mohannad Elshawy & plat4M representatives Mentor Graphics & plat4M member organizations click HERE
14:30-15:30 Silicon Photonics at Thales Research and Technology Dr. Jerome Bourderionnet Thales Research & Tech. (France) click HERE
15:30-16:00 Coffee Break      
16:00-17:00 Lab and Clean Room Visits
Evening Program Gala Dinner      

 

Friday 2nd September 2016
TIME TOPIC
09:00-12:30 ePIXfab Hands-on Design Workshop Supported By Luceda, Mentor Graphics, PhoeniX and Photon Design
12:30-13:30 Lunch
13:30-17:00 ePIXfab Hands-on Design Workshop Supported By Luceda, Mentor Graphics, PhoeniX and Photon Design   

 

* The program is tentative and the timing of the lectures  might change