The Aston Institute of Photonic Technologies runs a series of internal and external seminars. The seminars cover a range of topics, from experimental and theoretical problems of photonics to industrial applications. People from outside the University are welcome to attend the seminar series.
Prof.Richard Hogg,Electronic and Electrical Department, University of Sheffield
Title:"Coherently coupled photonic crystal surface emitting lasers"
Dr. Alexander Szameit, Institute of Applied Physics,Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
Title: "Integrated optical circuits for classical and quantum light"
26 March, 2015
N708, 11 am
Dr. Jeroen Nijhof, Photonics Modelling for Ericsson Telecommunications,Italy
Title:“DWDM Network Design and Software Defined Networking”
28 January, 2015
Prof.Paulo Andre, Instituto de Telecomunicações, Portugal
Title:"Optical/Photonic components for sensing, energy and communications”
Prof.Neil Broderick, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Title:"Living on the Edge or How good solitons go rogue".
Dr.David Salmon, Janet,UK
Title:Update on Janet and Aurora2/NDFIS infrastructures and services.
Mr. Nick Parson, CTO and VP of Engineering at Polatis
Title:Practical applications of all-optical switching
Dr.Henning Buelow, Bell Labs, Alcatel-Lucent, Germany
Title:Nonlinear Fourier Transformation Based Coherent Detection of Optical Fiber Signal
Dr.Chao Wang,School of Engineering and Digital Arts,University of Kent,UK
Title:Dispersive Fourier Transformation for Versatile Microwave Photonics Applications
Dr.Frank Vollmer, Max Planck Institute for the Science of Light, Germany
Title:Detecting single molecules and their interactions with optical microcavities.
Prof. Andrey A. Sukhorukov, Nonlinear Physics Centre, Research School of Physics and Engineering, Australian National University
Title: Quantum photonics in coupled nonlinear waveguides
Prof.Levon Kh. Mouradian, Ultrafast Optics Laboratory, Faculry of Physics, Yerevan State Univerity, Armenia
Title:Similariton for ultrafast photonics.
Mr.Abhay Joshi, President &CEO of Discovery Semiconductors, Inc
Title: A leading supplier and innovators of optical receivers, test instruments, and sub-systems.
Prof.Stefan Wabnitz, Department of Information Engineering, University of Brescia, Italy.
Title: Spatiotemporal Chaos and Order in Fiber Lasers.
Presenter: Prof.Alexander Rubenchik, Lawrence Livermore National Lab (USA)
Title:Physics of additive manufacturing.