Signal Processing in Photonic Communications

18 - 20 July 2016
The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, Vancouver, British Columbia Canada

Invited Speakers

Joseph Kahn, Stanford University, United States, To Twist or Not to Twist: Capacity Limits for Free-Space Channels, Tutorial

Gerhard Kramer, Technische Universität Munchen, Germany, Coded Modulation and its Application to Fiber-optic Communication Systems, Tutorial

Nikola Alic, University of California, San Diego, United States, Cancellation of Nonlinear Impairments in Fiber Transmission Systems, Invited

Fred Buchali, Nokia Bell Labs, Germany, Increasing Capacity Through Probabilistic Shaping, Invited

Liang Dou, ZTE Beijing, China, DSP Based Link Monitors with More Functionalities for Coherent Transmissions, Invited

Binbin Guan, Acacia Communications, Inc., United States, Spectrally-sliced Transmitter for Long-haul Fiber Transmission, Invited

Guifang Li, University of Central Florida, United States, Space-division Multiplexing for PON Applications , Invited

Mohamed Morsy-Osman, McGill University, Canada, Multi-Dimensional Modulation and Self Beating Direct Detection for Next Generation High Speed Short-Reach Optical Interconnects, Invited

Antonio Napoli, Coriant , Germany, Digital Pre-distortion Techniques for Next Generation Bandwidth Variable Transponders, Invited

Chigo Okonkwo, Technische Universiteit Eindhoven, Netherlands, Turbo Trellis Code Modulation Based on 8QAM , Invited

Zhongqi Pan, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, United States, Adaptive Frequency-domain Equalization and MIMO Signal Processing in Mode-division Multiplexing Systems Using Few-mode Fibers , Invited

Periklis Petropoulos, University of Southampton, United Kingdom, Advanced Nonlinear Signal Processing in Silicon-based Waveguides , Invited

Sebastian Randel, Karlsruher Institut für Technologie, Germany, Real-Time MIMO-DSP for coherent SDM Transmission Systems, Invited

Kai Shi, University College London, Towards Stable and Ultra Fast Converging Equalizers for Multimode Fiber Transmission Systems , Invited

Cen Xia, Infinera Corp., United States, Design of Digital Fiber Nonlinearity Compensation for Next Generation 400G and 1T Coherent Transceiver , Invited

Hiroshi Yamazaki, NTT Device Technology Laboratories, Japan, Ultra-wide-bandwidth DAC for Optical Systems with Baud Rates of 80Gs/s and Above , Invited

Fan Zhang, Peking University, China, High Capacity Optical Transmission with Nyquist Subcarrier Modulation and Direct Detection, Invited

Kangping Zhong, China, High Speed Short-reach Transmission Systems Enabled by DSP, Invited