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.
Mr Nick Parson, CTO and VP of Engineering at Polatis
Title: Practical applications of all-optical switching
29 October, 2014
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.
30 September, 2014
Prof Andrey A. Sukhorukov, Nonlinear Physics Centre, Research School of Physics and Engineering, Australian National University
Title: Quantum photonics in coupled nonlinear waveguides
9 September, 2014
Prof Levon Kh. Mouradian, Ultrafast Optics Laboratory, Faculry of Physics, Yerevan State Univerity, Armenia
Title: "Similariton for ultrafast photonics"
22 August, 2014
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"
16 June, 2014