2013 Meeting Archive

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Wayne H. Knox Welcome to ISUPT 2013 University of Rochester
Wayne H. Knox Overview of Rochester and surrounding region University of Rochester
Jake Bromage Noncollinear optical parametric amplifiers for ultra-intense lasers (special session at LLE) University of Rochester Laboratory for Laser Energetics

Harm Dorren

Scaling photonic packet switches to a large number of ports

Electrical Engineering Department, Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

Ben Eggleton

Ultrafast optical signal processing and waveform characterization using chip-based nonlinear optics

University of Sydney, CUDOS, Australia

Martin Fermann given by Kevin Lee

Fiber comb lasers for spectroscopy

IMRA America

Alexander Gaeta

Modelocking and femtosecond pulse generation in chip-based frequency combs

Cornell University

Hiroshi Ito

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Generation of Millimeter-/Sub-Millimeter-Waves Using Uni-Traveling-Carrier Photodiodes


Kitasato University

Franz Kaertner

An Orchestra of Light: Advanced Timing Distribution and Lightwave Synthesis


CFEL Hamburg, MIT

Ursula Keller

Compact lasers for frequency comb generation

ETH Zurich, Switzerland

David Meyerhofer Overview of the Laboratory for Laser Energetics (special session at LLE) University of Rochester Laboratory for Laser Energetics

Yutaka Miyamoto

Over one Pbit/s capacity optical transmission based on 400 Gb/s channel and beyond

NTT Network Innovation Laboratories

Tetsuya Miyazaki and Naoya Wada

Enabling Technologies for New Generation Network: Recent Research & Funding Activities in NICT


Itsuro Morita

High capacity transmission over transoceanic distances with


Masataka Nakazawa

Ultrahigh-speed Nyquist Pulse Transmission and 3M (Multi) Technology


RIEC, Tohoku University

Shu Namiki

Photonics technologies for low-energy networks

National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
Network Photonics Research Center

Shigeru Nakamura


Silicon based integrated optical switching technology for telecom application

Green Platform Res. Labs. NEC Corporation


Leif Katsuo Oxenlowe

Optical time lens applications for ultra-fast optical signal processing


Klaus Petermann

Four wave mixing and parametric amplification in si-nano waveguides using reverse biased pn-junctions for carrier removal


Stojan Radic

Scalable Frequency Generation from Single Optical Wave

University of California San Diego

David Richardson

Emerging Fibers and Amplifiers For Next Generation Communications and Laser Applications

 U. Southampton


Thomas Richter


Generation and Optical Processing of 100-GBd QAM Signals

Submarine and Core Systems Group, Dept. Photonic Networks and Systems, Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute


Radan Slavik

QAM synthesis by direct modulation of injection-locked Fabry-Perot semiconductor lasers

ORC Southampton

Jeff Squier

Simultaneous space-time focusing femtosecond micromachining

Colorado School of Mines

Atsushi Tackeuchi

Picosecond Carrier Spin Relaxation in III-V Compound Semiconductors

Waseda University

Andy Weiner

Optical Signal Processing for Radio-Frequency Arbitrary Waveform Generation and Telecom-rate Time Cloaking


Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue University College of Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering

Peter Winzer

Network scaling with spatial and spectral superchannels

 Alcatel-Lucent Bell Laboratories

Frank Wise High Performance Femtosecond Fiber Lasers Cornell University

X-C Zhang

THz wave photonics

The Institute of Optics University of Rochester

LLE Photo Credit: Eugene Kowaluk (the Ultrafast Photographer !)

...and here's the photo with ben eggleton photoshopped in (hey, he was lucky to even get here on tuesday but arrived in good spirits !)







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