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In the latest twist on optical knots, New York University (NYU) physicists have discovered a new method to create extended and knotted optical traps in three dimensions.

With a ubiquitous technology like the Internet, companies with vested interest in communication technology must stay one step ahead of the demands of consumers and the challenges of the future. At the world’s largest international conference on optical communications, researchers at leading telecommunications companies will discuss how they are working to prepare for the massive amounts of data expected to flood networks in the coming years.

The 2011 Executive Forum, "Transforming Business Models and Networks," sponsored by the Optical Society (OSA) and held in conjunction with OFC/NFOEC, provides insights and analysis from the optical communications field's leading business and financial experts on tomorrow's trends and opportunities, while providing a venue for industry executives to connect and network.

The world's largest international conference on optical communications will take place March 6-10 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. The Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition/National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference (OFC/NFOEC) is the premier telecom meeting where experts from industry and academia share their results, experiences, and insights on the future of electronic and wireless communication and optical technologies.

500+ exhibitors, featuring the latest optical communications technologies. Participating companies include: Juniper Networks, JDSU, Cisco, Finisar, Ciena, Opnext, Huawei, Agilent, Alcatel-Lucent, Corning, Nokia Siemens, Avago, Infinera, and many others.


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