12th International Conference on Group IV Photonics

26 - 28 August 2015

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The paper submission deadline has been EXTENDED to 5 April 2015

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Plenary Speakers

Tymon Barwicz

IBM, T.J. Watson Research Center, USA

Enabling Large-Scale Deployment of Photonics Through Cost-Efficient and Scalable Packaging

Lionel Kimerling

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA


Invited Speakers

Danaë Delbeke

Ghent University, Photonics Research Group (UGent/imec), Belgium

Silicon Photonics for Spectroscopic Sensing

Po Dong

Bell Labs, Alcatel-Lucent, USA

Silicon Photonic Devices for Complex Modulation Formats and Coherent Communications

Detlev Gruetzmacher

Forschungszentrum Juelich GmbH, Germany

The GeSn Laser: Enabler for Monolithic Integration of Photonics on SiGeSn Laser on Si

Tsuyoshi Horikawa

National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) & Photonics Electronics Technology Research Association(PETRA), Japan

Ultra-Fine Si Photonics Fabrication Technology Based on 40-nm-Node CMOS Process

Siegfried Janz

NRC-Institute for Microstructural Sciences, Canada

Novel Subwavelength Grating Structures for Photonics Interconnect, Sensors and Polarization Rotators

Delphine Marris-Morini

University of Paris Sud, France

Silicon Photonics Based on Ge/SiGe Quantum Well Structures

Shinji Matsuo

NTT Photonics Laboratories, Japan

On-Silicon Integration of Compact & Energy-Efficient InP Lasers with 40 Gbps Direct Modulation

Miloš Popović

University of Colorado at Boulder, USA

Harnessing the Concept of Imaginary Coupling in Passive and Active Photonic Devices

Clint Schow

IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, USA.

Potential and Challenges for Silicon Photonics in Future Datacenters

Richard Soref

University of Massachusetts at Boston, USA

Phase-Change Materials for Group-IV Electro-Optical Switching and Modulation

Ali Hajimiri

Caltech, USA


David A. B. Miller

Stanford University, USA

Arbitrary Self-Configuring Optics with Silicon Photonics



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