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Optica Advanced Photonics Congress

Bragg Gratings, Photosensitivity and Poling in Optical Materials and Waveguides (BGPP)
Integrated Photonics Research, Silicon and Nanophotonics (IPR)
Nonlinear Photonics (NP)
Novel Optical Materials and Applications (NOMA)
Photonic Networks and Devices (Networks)
Signal Processing in Photonic Communications (SPPCom)
Solar Energy and Light Emitting Devices (SOLED)
Specialty Optical Fibers (SOF)

Bragg Gratings, Photosensitivity and Poling in Optical Materials and Waveguides (BGPP)

  • Yves Bellouard, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de LausanneSwitzerland
    Ultrafast Laser Volume Nanostructuring of Transparent Materials: From Nanophotonics to Nanomechanics  
  • Camille-Sophie Brès, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de LausanneSwitzerland
    Poling of Silicon Nitride for 2nd Order Optical Nonlinearity  
  • Kevin Chen, University of PittsburghUnited States
    Femtosecond Laser Fabrication Enabled Fiber Optical Sensors for Nuclear Energy Applications: Rad-hard Sensors, Sensor Fusion, and Machine Learning  
  • Ya Cheng, East China Normal UniversityChina
    Femtosecond Laser Writing of Optical Waveguides for Integrated Photonics Packaging  
  • Maria Chernysheva, Leibniz-Institut für Photonische TechGermany
    Fibre Bragg Gratings Inscription in Fluoride Fibers and Their Application for Spectrometry and Thermal Sensors  
  • Toney Fernandez, University of South AustraliaAustralia
    Optimisation of Glass-composition for Femtosecond Laser Waveguide Inscription  
  • Jonathan Gaspar, Aix-Marseille UniversitéFrance
    Fiber Sensors in Tokamak for Nuclear Fusion  
  • Tobias Habisreuther, IPHT Jena
    Sapphire FBGs and Extreme Temperature Applications  
  • Maria Konstantaki, FORTH-IESLGreece
    Optical Fiber Sensors for Volatile Organic Compound Vapors  
  • Jerome Lapointe, Center for Optics, Photonics and LasersCanada
    Femtosecond Laser Fabrication of Integrated Isolators  
  • Paul OHODNICKI, University of Pittsburgh
    Recent Developments in Fiber Optic Sensing for Energy Infrastructure Applications  
  • Nadège Ollier, Laboratoire des solides irradiésFrance
    Silica Densification Under Irradiations  
  • Daniel Richter, Institute of Applied Physics (Germany)Germany
    Ultrashort Pulse Written VBGs: Achievements and Next Steps  
  • Johannes Roths, Hochschule MünchenGermany
    Sensing in Extreme High Temperature Environments with Regenerated Fibre Bragg Gratings  
  • Antreas Theodosiou, Lumoscribe LTDCyprus
    Bragg Gratings,Fibre Optic Sensors  
  • Onur Tokel, Bilkent UniversitesiTurkey
    Internal Laser Structuring of Semiconductors: Opening a Route to Three-Dimensional Silicon Nano-photonics  

Integrated Photonics Research, Silicon and Nanophotonics (IPR)

  • Ashkan Seyedi, NVIDIA CorporationUnited States
    An overview of Data movement in AI/ML Systems and Their Impact on Interconnects   Plenary
  • Sasan Fathpour, University of Central Florida, CREOLUnited States
    Advanced Integrated Photonics on Lithium Niobate   Tutorial
  • Adriana Lita, National Inst of Standards & TechnologyUnited States
    Development and Applications of Superconducting Single-Photon and Photon-Number Resolving Detectors   Tutorial
  • Carlos Alonso Ramos, C2N-CNRSFrance
    Optomechanical Devices Harnessing Silicon Nanostructures  
  • Paul Barclay, University of CalgaryCanada
    Nonlinear Optics and Optomechanics in Diamond Nanophotonics  
  • Daniel Benedikovic, Zilinska UniverzitaSlovakia
    Scalable Surface Gratings for Efficient Fiber-chip and Free-space Optical Coupling  
  • Daniel Blumenthal, University of California Santa BarbaraUnited States
    Visible Light to NIR Integrated Photonics for Atomic and Quantum Applications  
  • Pandelis Diamantopoulos, NTT Device Technology LabsJapan
    Ultrafast Membrane Lasers with Optical Feedback for Optical Interconnects and Neuromorphic Computing  
  • Avik Dutt, University of Maryland at College ParkUnited States
    Frequency-Domain Quantum and Nonlinear Nanophotonics in Low-loss Silicon Nitride  
  • Dusan Gostimirovic, McGill UniversityCanada
    Image-to-Image Computer Vision for Advanced Nanophotonic Fabrication and Design  
  • Mercedeh Khajavikhan, University of Southern CaliforniaUnited States
    Optical Trojan Beams- Guiding Light via Lagrange Points  
  • Myungjae Lee, Seoul National University
    Wafe-scale TMD Monolayer Waveguide  
  • Hongtao Lin, Zhejiang UniversityChina
    Near-zero-power Consumption Chalcogenide Phase Change Materials Photonic Devices for OFPGA Applications  
  • David Moss, Swinburne University of Technology
    Advanced Applications of Kerr Micro-combs  
  • Remus Nicolaescu, Pointcloud IncSwitzerland
    Enabling Ubiquitous 4D Cameras: Coherent Focal Plane Arrays Technology  
  • Mahdi Nikdast, Colorado State UniversityUnited States
    Mastering Silicon Photonics Device Design for Scalable and Robust Optical Neural Networks  
  • Joyce Poon, Max-Planck-Inst fur MikrostrukturphysikGermany
    Programmability and AI-Assisted Design of Silicon Photonic Circuits  
  • Simone Portalupi, Universität StuttgartGermany
    Quantum-dot Light Sources for Quantum Photonics  
  • Georg Rademacher, Universität StuttgartGermany
    Spatial Division Multiplexing Network Elements  
  • Krishna Twayana, Chalmers University of TechnologySweden
    Overcoming Fundamental Noise Sources in Parametric Oscillators  
  • Logan Wright, Yale University
    Photonic Neural Networks for Large-scale Artificial Intelligence at the Quantum Limit  
  • Jing Xu, Huazhong University of Sci. and Tech.China
    Exceptional Photonics: Materials, Devices and Physics with Exceptional Points  
  • Winnie Ye, Carleton UniversityCanada
    Silicon-based Grating Couplers Using Subwavelength Metamaterials  
  • Nathan Youngblood, University of PittsburghUnited States
    Emerging Optical Materials and Platforms for Integrated Photonic Computing  

Nonlinear Photonics (NP)

  • Laura Barrett, Kungliga Tekniska HogskolanSweden
    Material Engineering for Poling Sub-µm Periods in KTP  
  • Randy Bartels, Morgridge Institute & U of WisconsinUnited States
    NLO Microscopy  
  • Ileana-Cristina Benea-Chelmus, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de LausanneSwitzerland
    THz Generation Using Thin-film LNBO  
  • Jennifer Black, NIST BoulderUnited States
    Nonlinear Networks for Arbitraty Optical Synthesis  
  • Robert Boyd, University of OttawaCanada
    An Embarrassment of Riches: What To Do with a Material 1 Million Times More Nonlinear Than Silica  
  • Jaime Cardenas, University of Rochester
    Progress Towards Silicon Nitride As A χ(3) and χ(2) Nonlinear Optics Platform  
  • Zaijun Chen, University of Southern CaliforniaUnited States
    Title to be Announced  
  • Stephane Coen, University of AucklandNew Zealand
    Towards an Alternating Photonic Ising Machine Based on Polarization Symmetry Breaking  
  • Hanieh Fattahi, Max-Planck-Inst Physik des LichtsGermany
    Femtosecond Fieldoscopy: Advancing Label-free Spectroscopy and Imaging  
  • Alexander Gaeta, Columbia UniversityUnited States
    Title to be Announced  
  • Simon-Pierre Gorza, Universite Libre de BruxellesBelgium
    Driven Solitons for Short Pulse Train Generation  
  • Alexandre Kudlinski, Univ Lille 1 Laboratoire PhLAMFrance
    Miniaturized Nonlinear Micro-endoscopes  
  • Sunil Mittal, Northeastern UniversityUnited States
    Topological Optical Frequency Combs  
  • Jeffrey Moses, Cornell UniversityUnited States
    Adiabatic Frequency Conversion/Converters  
  • Alessia Pasquazi, Loughborough UniversityUnited Kingdom
    Dynamics in Laser Cavity Soliton Microcombs  
  • Birgit Stiller, Max-Planck-Inst Physik des LichtsGermany
    Photonic Computation Enabled by Sound Waves  
  • Eric Van Stryland, University of Central Florida, CREOLUnited States
    Extremely Non-Degenerate Nonlinear Optics: Dedicated to the Memory of Mansoor Sheik-Bahae  
  • Nathalie Vermeulen, Vrije Universiteit BrusselBelgium
    Perspectives on the Future of Nonlinear Photonics: the Promise of Well-established and Novel Materials  
  • Nathalie Vermeulen, Vrije Universiteit BrusselBelgium
    Optical Nonlinearities in 2D-material-augmented Waveguides: Enhancement Versus Counteraction  
  • Mengjie Yu, University of Southern CaliforniaUnited States
    Integrated Lithium Niobate Photonics  
  • Jaime Cardenas, University of Rochester
    Progress towards silicon nitride as a χ(3) and χ(2) nonlinear optics platform  

Novel Optical Materials and Applications (NOMA)

  • Shanhui Fan, Stanford UniversityUnited States
    Thermal Photonics and Its Implications   Plenary
  • Tatiana Alieva, Universidad Complutense de MadridSpain
    Advances in Quantitative Label-free Imaging for Micro/nano-scale Object Analysis  
  • George Barbastathis, Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyUnited States
    On the Use of Computational Imaging and Machine Learning for Identification of Complex Dynamics, with Applications to Glaucoma Diagnostics  
  • Lili Cai, University of Illinois at ChicagoUnited States
    Radiative Cooling: A Sustainable Strategy for Thermal Management and Energy Harvesting  
  • Shwetadwip Chowdhury, University of Texas at AustinUnited States
    3D Inverse-scattering in Biological Samples  
  • Philipp del Hougne, CNRSFrance
    Physical-model-based Wave Control with Reverberation-nonlocal Programmable Metasurfaces  
  • Eyal Feigenbaum, Lawrence Livermore National LaboratoryUnited States
    All-glass Metasurfaces for High Power Lasers Optics Using A Self-organizing Approach  
  • Qiaoqiang Gan, King Abdullah Univ of Sci & TechnologySaudi Arabia
    Radiative Cooling Strategies for Optoelectronics  
  • Tino Hofmann, Univ of North Carolina at Charlotte
    Ellipsometry of Additively Manufactured Optical Materials  
  • Po-Chun Hsu, University of Chicago
    Electrochemical Metamaterials for Dynamic Light and Heat Management  
  • Baohua Jia, Royal Melbourne Institute of TechnologyAustralia
    Polymer Metasurface Radiative Cooling Film from Lab to Fab  
  • Aravinda Kar, University of Central Florida, CREOLUnited States
    Laser-Assisted Deposition of Oxide Layers for Transparency in Different Wavelength Ranges  
  • Edward Kinzel, University of Notre DameUnited States
    Digital Glass Forming of Optics and Photonics  
  • Pierre Lucas, University of ArizonaUnited States
    On the Temperature Dependence of Photo-structural Changes in Chalcogenide Glasses  
  • Euan McLeod, University of ArizonaUnited States
    Optical Positioning and Linking Using Optical Tweezers for 3D Nanofabrication  
  • Farnaz Niroui, Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyUnited States
    Bottom-Up Engineered Halide Perovskites for Optoelectronic Devices  
  • Leland Nordin, University of Central Florida, CREOLUnited States
    High Index Nanophotonic Structures and Optoelectronic Devices  
  • Kun Peng, University of OxfordUnited Kingdom
    Nanowire Terahertz Detectors: from Laboratory to Industrial Scale  
  • Jie Qiao, Rochester Institute of TechnologyUnited States
    Ultrafast Lasers Enabled Optical Figuring and 3D Writing  
  • Vidur Raj, University of GlasgowUnited Kingdom
    UV- to Mid-IR Single Photon Detection using Nanowire Devices  
  • Ann Roberts, University of MelbourneAustralia
    Seeing the Invisible: Meta-optics and Phase Imaging  
  • Efrain Rodriguez, University of Maryland at College ParkUnited States
    Photoluminescence and Non-linear Optical Behavior in Two-dimensional Metal Chalcophosphates  
  • Aaron Slepkov, Trent UniversityCanada
    Microwave Resonances in Aqueous Monomers and Dimers  
  • Cheryl Sorace-Agaskar, MIT LINCOLN LABORATORYUnited States
    Near-ultraviolet to Midwave-infrared devices for Quantum Sensing and Information Processingssing  
  • Haiding Sun, University of Science and Tech BeijingChina
    Deep Ultraviolet MicroLEDs and Arrays for Advanced Optical Communication  
  • Kimani Toussaint, Brown UniversityUnited States
    Harnessing Ultrafast Optical Pulses for 3D Microfabrication by Selective Tweezing and Immobilization of Colloids  
  • Alan Wang, Baylor UniversityUnited States
    Transparent Conductive Oxides for Epsilon-Near-Zero and Integrated Photonics  
  • Ziliang Ye, University of British ColumbiaCanada
    Non-volatile Optical Switch Through Sliding Ferroelectricity in 2D Semiconductors  
  • Mengjie Yu, University of Southern CaliforniaUnited States
    Mid Infrared Photonics on Thin-film Lithium Niobate  
  • Zongfu Yu, Flexcompute IncUnited States
    Vapor Condensation with Daytime Radiative Cooling  
  • Renjie Zhou, Chinese University of Hong KongHong Kong
    Quantitative Phase Microscopy with Sub-Å Measurement Accuracy for Mapping Interlayer Spacing of 2D Materials  

Photonic Networks and Devices (Networks)

  • Keren Bergman, Columbia UniversityUnited States
    Petascale Photonic Connectivity for Energy Efficient Computing   Plenary
  • Carlos Natalino, Chalmers Tekniska HögskolaSweden
    AI-Driven Optical Network Automation: Opportunities and Challenges   Tutorial
  • Christine Tremblay, École de technologie supérieureCanada
    Applications of Machine Learning in Optical Communications   Tutorial
  • Cristian Antonelli, Universita degli Studi dell'AquilaItaly
    Field-Deployed SDM Fibers  
  • Liam Barry, Dublin City UniversityIreland
    Enabling sub-THz 6G Wireless Systems Using Photonic Technologies  
  • Budsara Boriboon, NICT, JapanJapan
    Novel Coherent Detection Schemes for Short Reach and Datacenter Networks  
  • Devika Dass, Dublin City UniversityIreland
    Hybrid Digital PAM and 60 GHz Analog Radio over Fiber Optical Spectrum as a Service Applications  
  • Amirhossein Ghazisaeidi, Nokia Bell Labs FranceFrance
    Experimental Demonstration of High-speed CV-QKD Transmission with Digital Coherent Receivers  
  • Zhensheng Jia, CableLabsUnited States
    Coherent Optical Technologies Shaping the Evolution of Passive Optical Networks  
  • Mark Laubach, Ciena CorporationUnited States
    Supporting 200 Gb/s Optical Access using Coherent Technologies  
  • Rui Lin, Chalmers Tekniska HögskolaSweden
    Telecom Compatibility of Quantum Key Distribution  
  • Xiang Liu, Huawei TechnologiesHong Kong
    Advances in Optical Transport Networks in the F5G Era  
  • Chao Lu, Hong Kong Polytechnic UniversityHong Kong
    Integrated Optical Communication and Distributed Sensing Systems  
  • Carmen Mas Machuca, Universität der Bundeswehr MünchenGermany
    Planning Strategy Towards Secure Optical Core Networks  
  • Reza Nejabati, Cisco Systems IncUnited States
    The Art of Possible With Quantum Networking  
  • Oskars Ozolins, Riga Technical UniversityLatvia
    High Symbol Rate Short-Reach Communications with Silicon Photonics Components  
  • Xiaodan Pang, Kungliga Tekniska HogskolanSweden
    Analog Fronthaul and Coherent Joint Transmission Technologies and Demonstrations for Next-Generation Cell-Free MIMO RAN Scenarios  
  • Hidenori Takahashi, KDDI Research, Inc.Japan
    The Future of Global Coherent Optical Transmission Systems for Submarine and Space Applications  
  • Giuseppe Talli, Tyndall National InstituteGermany
    Coherent Access  
  • Mingming Tan, Aston UniversityUnited Kingdom
    New Raman Amplifers for Multi-band Networks  
  • Xiaonan Xu, Nokia Bell LabsUnited States
    Natural Language Processing for Optical Networks  

Signal Processing in Photonic Communications (SPPCom)

  • Sebastian Randel, Karlsruher Institut für TechnologieGermany
    Title to be Announced   Tutorial
  • Shohei Beppu, KDDI R&D LaboratoriesJapan
    Long-haul MIMO Transmission with A Coupled Core MCF  
  • Vivian Xi Chen, Nokia Bell LabsUnited States
    Digital Signal Processing for Very-high Speed IM/DD Optical Communications  
  • Vincent Houtsma, Nokia Bell LabsUnited States
    IM-DD for Next Generation PON Networks, Will the Trend Continue?  
  • Sang-Yuep Kim, NTT Access Service Systems LaboratoriesJapan
    Softwarization of DSP and Other Physical-layer Functions for Future Optical Access  
  • Domaniç Lavery, Infinera CorporationUnited Kingdom
    Scenarios for DSP Evolution in Long Haul Optical Communication Systems  
  • Shuangxu Li, Germany
    Neuromorphic Computing for Low Power DSP  
  • Mikael Mazur, Nokia Bell LabsUnited States
    Fiber Sensing Using Real-time Coherent Transceivers  
  • Tina Muller, Toshiba Research Europe LtdGermany
    Integrating Quantum Communications in Telecom Infrastructures  
  • Mitsumasa Nakajima, NTT Device Technology LabsJapan
    Parallel Photonic Processing on Coherent Linear Processor  
  • Beatriz Oliveira, Instituto De TelecomunicacoesPortugal
    Unlocking the Shaping Gain in Unamplified Coherent Links  
  • Frank Smyth, Pilot PhotonicsIreland
    Integrated Comb Lasers for Coherent Transceiver Scaling  
  • Shuntaro Takeda, The University of TokyoJapan
    Time-multiplexed Programmable Continuous-variable Photonic Quantum Computing  
  • Yuta Wakayama, KDDI ResearchJapan
    Unlocking the Potential of Ultrawide O-band Coherent DWDM Fiber Transmission  
  • Haipeng Zhang, CableLabsUnited States
    Cost Effective 100G TFDM Coherent PON Enabled by Remote Optical Carrier Delivery and Optical Injection Locking  
  • Yixiao Zhu, Peking UniversityChina
    Digital-analog Mobile Fronthaul with Efficient SNR Scaling  

Solar Energy and Light Emitting Devices (SOLED)

  • Aaswath Raman, University of California Los AngelesUnited States
    Radiative Cooling: 10 years of Daytime Radiative Cooling and the Road Ahead   Tutorial
  • Stéphane Collin, CNRSFrance
    New Limits for Light-trapping and Ultrathin Solar Cells  
  • Mathieu de Lafontaine, University of OttawaCanada
    3D Interconnects and III-V Semiconductor Plasma Etching for Low-cost and High-efficiency Photonic Devices  
  • Emrys Evans, Swansea UniversityUnited Kingdom
    Photon and Spin Control in Molecular Radical Systems  
  • Canek Fuentes Hernandez, Northeastern UniversityUnited States
    Contact Engineering for Organic Photovoltaics  
  • Xiwen Gong, University of MichiganUnited States
    Quantum Dots In Wearable Optoelectronics  
  • Suchi Guha, University of Missouri-Columbia
    Nonlinear Optical Properties and Exciton Dynamics of Quantum Confined Halide Perovskites  
  • Timothy Hebrink, 3M CompanyUnited States
    Passive Radiative Cooling Film (PRCF) Technologies and Applications of PRCF  
  • Gan Huang, Karlsruher Institut für TechnologieGermany
    Polymer-based Multi-functional Micro-photonic Metamaterials for Radiative Cooling  
  • Takashi Koida, Natl Inst of Adv Industrial Sci & Tech
    Noble Transparent Conductive Oxide (TCO) Materials for Solar Cells: a Viable Alternative to Conventional TCOs  
  • Kayoung Lee, Korea Advanced Inst of Science & TechRepublic Of Korea
    Nonlinear Optical Properties and Exciton Dynamics of Quantum Confined Halide Perovskites  
  • Tian Li, Purdue University
    Title to be Announced  
  • Rosanna Mastria, CNR NANOTECItaly
    Perovskite Single-Crystals: New Opportunities for Optoelectronics and Photonics  
  • Valerio Pinchetti, Los Alamos National LaboratoryUnited States
    Colloidal Quantum Dot Laser Diodes and ASE Light Sources  
  • Andru Prescod, ManTech International CorpUnited States
    Title to be Announced  
  • Ifor D. Samuel, University of St AndrewsUnited Kingdom
    OLEDs with Record Light Output Enable an Electrically Driven Polymer Laser  
  • Guangming Tao, Huazhong Univ of Science and TechnologyChina
    Hierarchical-morphology Metafabric for Passive Thermal Management  
  • Sergei Tretiak, Los Alamos National LaboratoryUnited States
    Probing Dynamics of Chemical Bonds in Organic Chromophores by X-ray Spectroscopies  

Specialty Optical Fibers (SOF)

  • Goëry Genty, Tampereen Teknillinen YliopistoFinland
    Machine Learning Applications in Nonlinear Fiber Optics and Ultrafast Photonics   Tutorial
  • Marco Bianco, Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT)Italy
    Multifunctional Neural Interfaces with Multimodal Optical Fibers  
  • Nadia Boetti, Fondazione LINKSItaly
    Soft Glass Fibers for Biomedical Applications  
  • Caroline Boudoux, Polytechnique MontréalCanada
    Novel Fiber Optic Components for Biomedical Imaging and Sensing  
  • Mario Ferraro, Univ degli Studi di Roma La SapienzaItaly
    Helical Plasma Beams in Optical Fibers  
  • Thierry Georges, Oxxius SAFrance
    High Power Diode Pumped Rare Earth Doped ZBLAN Visible Fiber Lasers: Technologies, Challenges and Opportunities  
  • Xin Guo, Zhejiang UniversityChina
    Ice Microfibers for Optical Waveguiding  
  • Lili Hu, Shanghai Inst of Optics & Fine Mech LibChina
    High-power Lasers with Nd3+ doped Fiber  
  • Clemence Jollivet, Coherent CorpUnited States
    Polarization Maintaining Large-Mode Area Double Clad Fiber Design Strategies to Power-scale Narrow-line Width Industrial Lasers Beyond 2 kW  
  • Katarzyna Krupa, Institute of Physical Chemistry PASPoland
    Fiber Light Sources for Nonlinear Imaging Applications  
  • Pawel Maniewski, KTH Royal Institute of TechnologySweden
    Silica Specialty Fibers Made Through Laser-assisted Additive Manufacturing  
  • Marcello Meneghetti, Technical University of DenmarkDenmark
    Bidirectional Interfaces Based on Multimaterial Optical Fibers for Infrared Neurostimulation  
  • Francesco Poletti, University of SouthamptonUnited Kingdom
    Hollow Core Fibre: a Specialty Fibre with the Dream of Becoming Mainstream  
  • Julien Roy, CoractiveCanada
    Future and Vision: Optical Fibers for Materials Processing, Sensing, and Telecom  
  • Clement Strutynski, Universite de BourgogneFrance
    Design Strategies and Applications of Reshapable 4D Polymer Optical Fibers  
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