Photonics in Switching (PS)

13 - 17 July 2014
Hilton San Diego Resort & Spa, San Diego, California, USA

Committee List

General Chairs

Keren Bergman, Columbia Univ., USA
Antonella Bogoni, CNIT, Italy
Yoshiaki Nakano, Univ. of Tokyo, Japan

Technical Chairs

Shaya Fainman, Univ. of California San Diego, USA
Dan Kilper, Univ. of Arizona, USA
Dan Marom, Hebrew Univ. of Jerusalem, Israel
Naoya Wada, NICT, Japan


Program Committee

Optical Switching Technology & Devices

Bert Jan Offrein, IBM, Switzerland, Subcommittee Chair
Taro Arakawa, Yokohama National Univ., Japan
Nicola  Calabretta, Eindhoven Univ. of Technology, Netherlands
Calvin C. K.  Chan, Univ. of  California, Santa Barbara, USA
Giampiero Contestabile, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Italy
Kiichi Hamamoto, Kyusyu Univ., Japan
Michael Hochberg, Univ. Washington, USA
Seppo Honkanen, Univ. of Eastern Finland, Finland
Shayan Mookherjea, Univ. of California San Diego, USA
Richard  Penty, Univ. of Cambridge, UK

Optical Switching Functions & Building Blocks

Naoya Wada, NICT, Japan, Subcommittee Chair
Dan  Blumenthal, Univ. Of California Santa Barbara, USA
Antonella  Bogoni, CNIT, Italy
Gabriella Cincotti, Univ. Of Roma, Italy
Matthew Goodman, DARPA, USA
Hiroshi  Hasegawa, Nagoya Univ., Japan
Odile Liboiron-Ladouceur, McGill University, Canada
Ryo Takahashi, NTT, Japan
Shu Namiki, AIST, Japan
Roberto Proietti, Univ. of California, Davis, USA
Takuo Tanemura, Univ. of Tokyo, Japan
Hiroyuki  Uenohara, Tokyo Inst. Univ., Japan
Robert Norwood, Univ. of Arizona, USA
Kenneth. K. Y  Wong, Univ. of Hong Kong, China

Optical Systems

Dan Marom, Hebrew Univ., Israel, Subcommittee Chair
Hercules  Avramopoulos, NTUA, Greece
Polina Bayvel, Univ. College, UK
Fumio Futami, Tamagawa Univ.,Japan
Ken-Ichi  Kitayama, Univ. Osaka, Japan
Tsuyoshi  Konishi, Univ. of Osaka, Japan
Benjamin Lee, IBM, USA
Roland Ryf, Bell Labs, USA
Marco Secondini, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Italy
Chester Shu, Chinese Univ. of Hong Kong
Alan Willner, Univ of Southern California, USA

Optical Networking

Dan Kilper, Univ. of Arizona, USA, Subcommittee Chair
Shinichi Arakawa, Osaka Univ., Japan
Soichiro Araki, NEC, Japan
Calvin C. K.  Chan, Chinese Univ of Hong Kong, China
Juan Fernandez-Palacios Gimenez, Telefonica, Spain
Franko Kueppers, Technische Universitat Darmstadt, Germany
Mario Pickavet, IBBT, Ghent Univ, Belgium
June Koo Kevin Rhee, KAIST, South Korea
Frank Ruhl, Telstra, Australia
Dimitra Simeonidou, Univ. of Essex, UK
Alexandros Stavdas, Univ. Of Peloponese, Greece
Joe Touch, Univ. of Southern California, USA
Anna  Tzanakaki, AIT, Greece
Ryohei Urata, Google, USA
Lena  Wosinska, KTH, Sweden