Latest IPQ News

Here you find the news published so far since 2021. Older news are available in the news archive.

2023
 Groundbreaking Ceremony for Karlsruhe Center for Optics and Photonics (KCOP)

Construction work on the Karlsruhe Center for Optics and Photonics (KCOP) started on January 16, 2023.

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2022
 Publication in Optics Express highlighted as Editor’s Pick

A new publication by Pascal Maier, PhD candidate at IPQ, has been selected as an Editor’s Pick in the current issue of Optics Express.

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 ECOC 2022 Post-Deadline Paper

"Cryogenic Operation of a Silicon-Organic Hybrid (SOH) Modulator at 50 Gbps and 4 K Ambient Temperature" written by PhD candidate at IPQ Adrian Schwarzenberger was accepted at the ECOC 2022 as a Post-Deadline Paper.

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 ADVA Best Student Paper Award at ECOC 2022

Daniel Drayss, PhD candidate at IPQ, won the 2022 ADVA Best Student Paper Award at the 48th European Conference on Optical Communication in Basel, Switzerland.

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. Best Student Paper Award at APC 2022

Md Mosaddek Hossain Adib, PhD candidate at IPQ, has been selected for the 2022 Advanced Photonics Congress Student Paper Prize by the Photonic Networks and Devices (NETWORKS) committee chairs.

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Photo taken at the eventIPQ bei der Bunten Nacht der Digitalisierung

Am 01. Juli haben die Partner des vom BMBF geförderten Projektes KIGLIS im Rahmen der Bunten Nacht der Digitalisierung ihre Vision eines KI-optimierten Glasfasernetzes für eine Smart City der Öffentlichkeit präsentiert.

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Group shot"SDM Germany" Meeting at KIT

With the goal to identify synergies in the context of space-division multiplexing (SDM) for optical communications, five funded projects met for the first “SDM Germany” meeting held at KIT on June 30 and July 1.

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Photo awardBest Student Paper Award at OECC 2022

Christoph Füllner, PhD candidate at IPQ, won the Best Student Paper Award in the category “Transmission Systems and Subsystems” at OECC/PSC 2022.

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2021
LukasLukas Freter receives HKA-Award for Bachelor's Thesis at IPQ

The former HKA student Lukas Freter receives the HKA-Award for his outstanding Bachelor's thesis written at IPQ on the optimization of calibration methods for optical phased arrays.

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ECOC2021ECOC 2021 Post-Deadline Paper

320 GHz analog-to-digital converter exploiting Kerr soliton combs and photonic-electronic spectral stiching

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 IPQ at KIT Science Week

During the KIT Science Week on October 8th and 9th, the KIGLIS project partners will present their approaches for the AI-based fiber optic network of future smart cities to the public. Furthermore, a tour through a Telemaxx data center is offered.

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 IPQ participates in Open6GHub Germany

Reliable and high-performance communication networks are of great importance for our society. 6G is envisioned to serve as the infrastructure for future mobile applications based on artificial intelligence (AI).

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 New BMBF Project at IPQ: KONFORM

Within the funding program "Forschung Agil - Raummultiplexing in faseroptischen Netzen" of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung - BMBF), the IPQ successfully applied for the project KONFORM.

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 New BMBF Project at IPQ: STARFALL

Within the funding program "Forschung Agil - Raummultiplexing in faseroptischen Netzen" of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung - BMBF), the IPQ successfully applied for the project STARFALL.

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