Photonics in Switching (PS)

13 - 16 July 2014
Hilton San Diego Resort & Spa, San Diego, California, USA

Invited Speakers

Yuri VlasovYurii Vlasov, IBM Research, USA, Applications of Integrated Photonics Technology - From Optical Interconnects to Neurophotonics, Plenary


Yasuhiko Arakawa, University of Tokyo, Japan, Advances in Silicon Optical Interposers Integrating Quantum Dot Lasers, Invited

Pierre-Alexandre Blanche, University of Arizona, United States, Fast Non-blocking NxN Optical Switching Using Diffractive MOEMS, Invited

John Bowers, University of California Santa Barbara, United States, 3D MEMS Switches and Related Technologies, Invited

Nicola Calabretta, Technische Universiteit Eindhoven, Netherlands, Scalable and Low Latency Optical Packet Switching Architectures for High Performance Data Center Networks , Invited

Long Chen, Acacia Communications, Inc., United States, Silicon Photonics 8x8 Broadband Optical Switch, Invited

Gabriella Cincotti, Universita degli Studi Roma Tre, Italy, OFDM to OTDM Conversion by Optical Fractional Fourier Transform, Invited

Neda Cvijetic, NEC Laboratories America Inc, United States, SDN for Optical Access Networks , Invited

Jaafar Elmirghani, University of Leeds, United Kingdom, Distributed Energy Efficient Clouds over Core Optical Networks, Invited

Marija Furdek, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden, Can Architecture on Demand Nodes with Self-healing Capabilities Improve Reliability of Optical Networks? , Invited

Alexander Gaeta, Cornell University, United States, All-optical switching in silicon ring resonators, Invited

Kiichi Hamamoto, Kyushu University, Japan, Optical Mode Switch for High-speed Switching Network, Invited

Kobi Hasharoni, Compass-EOS, Israel, High BW Parallel Optical Interconnects, Invited

Hao Huang, University of Southern California, United States, Data Switching in Communication Networks using Orbital-Angular-Momentum Multiplexing, Invited

Salah Ibrahim, NTT Device Technology Laboratories, Japan, 100-Gb/s Optical Packet Switching Technologies for Data Center Networks, Invited

Jun-ichi Kani, NTT Access Service Systems Laboratories, Japan, Advanced Optical Access Beyond NG-PON2 , Invited

Yoshiaki Kisaka, NTT Network Innovation Laboratories, Japan, Coherent Transmission Technologies 100Gbit/s/ch + Beyond, and its Impact to Photonic Networking, Invited

Ken-ichi Kitayama, Osaka University, Japan, OPS/OCS Intra-Data Center Network with Intelligent Flow Control, Invited

Ashok Krishnamoorthy, Oracle Corporation, United States, Optical Switch for on Chip Processor Memory Access, Invited

Roberto Proietti, University of California Davis, United States, Scalable, High-Throughput, Low-Latency AWGR-based Optical Switches with Distributed Control Plane for Future Computing Systems, Invited

George Rouskas, North Carolina State University, United States, Traffic Grooming: Balancing Choice and Service in Optical Networks, Invited

Abhinava Sadasivarao, Infinera Corporation, United States, Title to be Announced, Invited

Adel Saleh, University of California Santa Barbara, United States, Scaling-out Data Centers Using Photonics Technologies , Invited

Laurent Schares, IBM TJ Watson Research Center, United States, Network and System Architectures Exploiting Fast Reconfigurable Optical Switches, Invited

Jochen Schroeder, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Australia, Wavelength Selective Switching and Pulse-shaping for Mode-Division Multiplexing using LCOS-technology, Invited

Jie Sun, Intel Corporation, United States, Large-scale Silicon Photonic Circuits for Optical Phased Arrays and Beyond, Invited

Weiqiang Sun, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China, Networks for Large Data Flows - Revolution or Evolutions?, Invited

Keijiro Suzuki, AIST, Japan, Ultra-Compact Si-wire 8x8 Strictly Non-blocking PILOSS Switch Based on Si-Wire, Invited

Mitsuru Takenaka, University of Tokyo, Japan, III-V CMOS Photonics Platform for low-power and low-crosstalk photonic-wire switches and modulators, Invited

Toshiki Tanaka, Fujitsu Limited, Japan, Optical Discrete Multi-tone for Software-defined Optical Packet Switching over Optical Circuit Switching Network, Invited

Tolga Tekin, Fraunhofer IZM, Germany, Revolutionizing the Data Centers and HPCs - Optical Interconnects and Beyond…, Invited

Michael Watts, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, United States, Ultralow Power Silicon Modulators, Invited

Kevin Williams, Technische Universiteit Eindhoven, Netherlands, Integrated Space and Wavelength Switches, Invited

Georgios Zervas, University of Bristol, United Kingdom, Network Function Programmability and Software-Defined Synthetic Optical Networks for Data Centres and Future Internet , Invited

Wendy Zhao, Google, United States, Optical Transport SDN for High-Capacity Inter-Datacenter Networks, Invited