Home | Legals | Data Protection | Sitemap | KIT

We invite you to the 2016 Post ECOC Workshop on September 23, 2016, in Karlsruhe, Germany



September 23, 2016


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


Network Systems and Devices for IoT Era

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

  • Naoto Kobayashi, Waseda University
    History of Post ECOC WS

10:00    Session 1: Network systems                 Jürg Leuthold, ETH       

  • Masamichi Fujiwara, NTT
    Burst-Mode Optical Amplifier Technologies and Their Applications, Ranging from Long-Reach to Digital Coherent PON Systems
  • Helmut Grießer, ADVA
    Trends for high-speed data center interconnections
  • Oded Raz, TU/e
    The next dimension in optical interconnects, towards the ultimate packaging solutions
  • Takayuki Kurosu, AIST
    What is the true value of dynamic optical path switching?

12:00    Lunch & Lab tour         

13:45    Session 2: Photonic Devices                  Koji Yamada, AIST   

  • Jean Fompeyrine, IBM
    BTO integration on SiGe platform
  • Christian Koos, KIT
    Photonic multi-chip integration using 3D laser lithography
  • Gunther Roelkens, Ghent Univ.
    III-V-on-silicon photonic integrated circuits for optical communication applications
  • Stefan Meister, Sicoya
    High-speed transceivers for data-centers based on photonic-electronic integration

15:45    Break (15 min.)

16:00    Session 3: Transmission Technology     Christian Koos, KIT

  • Sebastian Randel, KIT
    Algorithms for High-Speed Optical Transceivers
  • Andrew Ellis, Aston University
    Recent advances in nonlinearity compensation
  • Takehiro Tsuritani, KDDI
    Ultrahigh capacity SDM/WDM transmission over multicore and multimode fibers
  • Jürg Leuthold, ETH Zurich
    Constellation Mapping - a Technique to Improve the Spectral Efficiency

18:00    Closing:                                                   Christian Koos, KIT

Workshop Dinner

The workshop dinner will be held on Friday evening starting at 7:00PM ("open end") at the Hoepfner Burghof in Haid-und-Neu-Straße 18, 76131 Karlsruhe.

The cost will be €29.00 (to be collected at the registration desk).

Register for Post ECOC Workshop

Registration deadline: 14 September, 2016

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


Accomodation in Karlsruhe

Close to the downtown and KIT, there are many hotels offering special prices for our guests.

Please ask about special prices for guests of the KIT when booking.

supported by