Dr. Aitor Villafranca, Postdoctoral Researcher (Juan de la Cierva grant) @CSIC (Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas) and founder Alcyon Photonics will present their proprietary developments for mastering polarization and mode handling on a photonic chip.
Dr. Timo Aalto, Research Team Leader and silicon photonics pioneer @VTTFinland will present and discuss the latest technology and applications developments on VTT Si Photonics platforms.
Dr. M. Geiselmann, co-founder and managing director at LIGENTEC SA, will present key applications developed based on the non-linear photonics capabilities of their silicon nitride chip platform @ligentecpic
Dr. Arne Leinse, Chief Commercial Officer for LioniX International will present their latest advances in silicon nitride chips for life sciences.
Dr. Valery Tolstikhin, President and CEO for INTENGENT will be presenting works on developments using InP Based on Taper-Assisted Vertical Integration Platform for fabless photonic integration.
Dr. Moritz Baier, Project Manager at Fraunhofer Institute for Telecommunications, Heinrich Hertz Institute, will discuss on developments using photonic chips for sensing applications.
Dr. Martijn Heck from Aarhus University will attend PIW 2019 as invited speaker, with talk titled “PIC technologies for gas sensing”.