Symposium Proceedings 2016

ISBN 978-90-825005-0-9

High speed integrated devices

  • Monolithically integrated widely tunable laser and electro-absorption modulator in a generic InP integration platform
    M. Trajkovic, S. Latkowski, H. Debregeas, K.A. Williams and X.J.M. Leijtens
  • Cost-effective, compact and high-speed integrable multi-mode interference modulator
    Daan Lenstra, Weiming Yao, Simone Cardarelli, Jan Mink
  • Toward Si photonics based transceivers using directly modulated heterogeneously integrated DFB lasers
    A. Abbasi, H. Chen, J. Verbist, X. Yin, J. Bauwelinck, G. Roelkens, and G. Morthier
  • Intuitive Analytical Model Relating Electrical Crosstalk in Mach-ZehnderModulators to Performance Degradations
    W. Yao, M. Smit, and M. J.Wale
  • Sensing

  • On-chip near field fluorescence excitation and detection with nanophotonic waveguides for improved bulk background suppression in bio-sensing
    M. Mahmud-Ul-Hasan, P. Neutens, L. Lagae, P. Van Dorpe
  • Al2O3 miroring resonators as a novel refractive index sensor platform
    M. de Goede, M. Dijkstra, J. Ram´on-Azc´on, E. M. Fraiz, S. M. García Blanco
  • Isotachophoresis preconcentration device for improved LOD of common pollutants in drinking water
    M. Castellote, P. Muñoz, C. T. N. Noordam, V. A. Papadimitriou, J. Quist, S. G. Lemay, J. C. T. Eijkel, and S.M. García Blanco
  • Fiber Bragg gratings inscription in doped PMMA polymer optical fiber by 400 nm femtosecond laser pulses
    X. Hu, D. Kinet, P. Mégret, and C. Caucheteur
  • Integrated lasers

  • Discretely tunable III-V/SOI SG-DFB laser
    S. Dhoore, G. Roelkens, and G. Morthier
  • Modeling and characterization of unidirectional device for feedback insensitive laser
    T. T. M. van Schaijk, D. Lenstra, E. A. J. M. Bente
  • Er-doped potassium double tungstate channel waveguides with high optical gain
    S. A. Vázquez-Córdova, S. Aravazhi, C. Grivas, Y. S. Yong, S. M. García-Blanco, J. L. Herek, and M. Pollnau
  • A stabilized integrated ring laser for high resolution fibre based sensing
    S. Andreou, S. Latkowski, K.A. Williams and E. A. J. M. Bente
  • NLO & materials

  • Ultrafast Optical Kerr Effect method for the characterization of the third order optical nonlinearity of graphene
    E. Dremetsika, B. Dlubak, S. P. Gorza, C. Ciret, M.B. Martin, S. Hofmann, P. Seneor, D. Dolfi, S. Massar, Ph. Emplit and P. Kockaert
  • Characterization of graphene-covered SiN waveguide using four-wave mixing
    Koen Alexander, Bart Kuyken, and Dries Van Thourhout
  • Design of Thin Film Stacks for Non-Destructive Electro-Optical Characterizations by Spectroscopic Ellipsometry
    Min-Hsiang Mark Hsu, Marianna Pantouvaki, Clement Merckling, Antonio Marinelli, Joris Van Campenhout, Philippe Absil, and Dries Van Thourhout
  • Distributed measurement of supercontinuum generation along highly nonlinear optical fiber
    R. Hontinfinde, S. Coulibaly, P. Megret, M. Taki and M. Wuilpart
  • Sub-systems & systems

  • Optical Label Switched Add-Drop Node for Low Latency and High Capacity Data Center Interconnect Metro Networks
    W. Miao, J. van Weerdenburg, R. van Uden, H. de Waardt, T. Koonen, C. Okonkwo and N. Calabretta
  • System Performance Assessment of a Monolithically Integrated WDM Cross-Connect Switch for Optical Data Center Networks
    N. Calabretta, W. Miao, K. Prifti, and K. Williams
  • On-Board Optics and Compact Switches for Mega-Size Data Center Networks
    G. Guelbenzu, C. Li, T. Li, E.H.M. Wittebol, N. Calabretta, and O. Raz
  • A 2x50 Gb/s PAM-4 driver IC integrated with a 1.5 μm VCSEL array
    W. Soenen, R. Vaernewyck, S. Spiga, M-C. Amann, P. Bakopoulos, E. Mentovich, G. Van Steenberge, X. Yin, and J. Bauwelinck
  • A 1310 nm sub-5V Ge APD based optical receiver in a silicon platform for 32 Gbps PAM-4 transmission over 40 km
    J. Verbist, H. Chen, B. Moeneclaey, J. Van Campenhout, X. Yin, J. Bauwelinck, and G. Roelkens
  • Quantum Optics & dynamical systems

  • New materials for Single Photon Emission from Colloidal Quantum Dots
    V. Chandrasekaran, D. Dupont, M. D. Tessier, E. Drijvers, T. Aubert, Z. Hens, and E. Brainis
  • Quantum sensing with a hybrid silicon nitride / diamond photonics platform
    N. Verellen, B. Van de Vel, S. Philips, F. James Shirley, T. Hantschel, and P. Van Dorpe
  • Directional antennas with embedded single photon emitters
    N. Verellen, S. Philips, J. Li, and P. Van Dorpe
  • Photonic information processing using multi-mode semiconductor lasers with delayed feedback
    K. Harkhoe, G. Van der Sande
  • Laser speckle reduction using micro-structured screens
    J. Pauwels, and G. Verschaffelt
  • Posters

  • 2D Beam-steered Indoor Optical Wireless Network with 4- and 8-PAM Modulation
    C. W. Oh, R. van der Linden, G. Sutorius, H. H. W. J. Bosman, K. A. Mekonnen, and A. M. J. Koonen
  • Self-consistent theory of locking of coupled semiconductor lasers
    D. Lenstra
  • PT symmetry in a side-coupled resonator structure for broadband unidirectional invisibility
    N. Rivolta, B. Maes
  • From spider webs to a fibre-optic chemical sensor
    K. Hey Tow, D. M. Chow, F. Vollrath, I. Dicaire, T. Gheysens, and L. Thévenaz
  • Biomarker detection using packaged plasmonic optical fiber
    M. Loyez, C. Ribaut, J-C. Larrieu, S. Chevineau, Pierre Lambert, R. Wattiez and C. Caucheteur
  • Switching plasmonic resonances via the hysteretic behavior of SmS piezoresistive thin films
    Andreas Sousanis, Philippe F. Smet and Dirk Poelman
  • Fano resonance engineering in a slanted hyperbolic metamaterial cavity
    F. Vaianella and B. Maes
  • Long Term Evolution- Advanced Multiband Wired and Wireless Transmission over Thick-Core Plastic Optical Fiber for Short Distance Communications
    F. Forni, Y. Shi, H.P.A. van den Boom, E. Tangdiongga, A.M.J. Koonen
  • Photorefractive crystals as brain-inspired photonic reservoir computing systems
    Floris Laporte, Joni Dambre, Peter Bienstman
  • Semiconductor Surface Emitting Lasers For Entangled Photons Generation
    Luc R. Vanbever, Evgueni Karpov, and Krassimir Panajotov
  • Frequency comb generation in a time-dependent graphene ribbon array
    G. Altares Menendez, B. Maes
  • Toward highly confined potassium double tungstate waveguides for laser applications
    C.I. van Emmerik, S.M. Martinussen, J. Mu, M.A. Sefünç, M. Dijkstra, S.M. García-Blanco
  • Transfer Printing of Silicon-on-Insulator Devices on Silicon Nitride Waveguide Circuits: Design of Coupling Structures and Process Development
    Grigorij Muliuk, Nan Ye, Sarah Uvin, Antonio Trindade, Chris Bower, Dries Van Thourhout, Günther Roelkens
  • A Cost-effective PCB-based Optical Transmitter for Optical Interconnect Using Broadside Coupled Differential Pair
    T. Li, R. Stabile and O. Raz
  • Reflected power-based interrogation of plasmonic tilted fiber Bragg grating sensors
    A´ . Gonza´lez Vila*, D. Kinet, P. Me´gret and C. Caucheteur
  • Hybrid-Polymer Photonic Microring Resonators for Biosensing Applications by Nanoimprint Lithography
    R. Morarescu, N. T. Beneitez, J. Missinne, G.Van-Steenberge, P. Bienstman, G. Morthier
  • Polymer micro- and nanophotonic sensors realized using replication technologies
    J. Missinne, N. Teigell Beneitez, M-A Mattelin, A. Elmogi, E. Bosman and G. Van Steenberge
  • Efficient grating couplers for Ge-on-Si and Ge-on-SOI platform in the 5μm wavelength range
    S. Radosavljevic, B. Kuyken, and G. Roelkens
  • Optical event horizon in silicon-on-insulator waveguides
    N. Poulvellarie, C. Ciret, and S.-P. Gorza
  • Design of a twin guide quantum well laser for the Indium Phosphide membrane on Silicon platform
    Vadim Pogoretskiy, Yuqing Jiao, Jos J.G.M van der Tol, Meint K. Smit
  • Influence of temperature on the transition crosssections and the optical gain of highly Yb-doped potassium double tungstates
    Y. S. Yong, S. Aravazhi, S. A. Vázquez-Córdova, J. L. Herek, S. M. García-Blanco, and M. Pollnau
  • Graphene devices for outperformed optical interconnects
    Leili Abdollahi Shiramin, Dries Van Thourhout
  • Aluminum-containing quantum wells in the COBRA Generic Photonic Integration Platform
    F. Lemaˆıtre, H. Ambrosius, J. Decobert, M. Achouche, P. Van Veldhoven, K. Williams
  • Grating couplers under flood illumination as a low-cost readout mechanism for photonic sensors
    D. Martens, G. Dong, and P. Bienstman
  • Optical coupler concept for wafer scale fabrication of adhesively bonded photonic and electronic circuits
    M. Spiegelberg, A. La Porta, B. J. Offrein, V. M. Dolores-Calzadilla, J.J.G.M van der Tol, K.A. Williams
  • Low-loss slab waveguides in KY(WO4)2 fabricated by 12 MeV carbon ion irradiation
    Raimond Frentrop, Victoria Tormo, Manual Díaz-Híjar, José Olivares, Sonia M. García-Blanco
  • Design for hybrid SOI/Silicon Nitride high cooperativity optomechanical cavity
    Paul Tiebot, Bart Kuyken, and Dries Van Thourhout
  • Optical Design of a Novel Wide-Band Membrane Electro-Absorption Modulator Based on Bandfilling
    J. P. van Engelen, L. Shen, G. C. Roelkens, Y. Jiao, M. K. Smit, and J. J. G. M. van der Tol
  • Distributed Bragg reflectors on InP platform fabricated with deep-UV technology
    Dan Zhao, Luc Augustin, Jeroen Bolk, Dzmitry Pustakhod, Kevin Williams and Xaveer Leijtens
  • Strong quadratic coupling in slotted photonic crystal pair
    J. H°akansson, and D. Van Thourhout
  • Optical Gain with Colloidal Quantum Dots: From material photo-physics to integrated devices
    S. Bisschop, P. Geiregat, Y. Zhu, W. Xie, T. Aubert, E. Brainis, D. Van Thourhout, Z. Hens
  • Experimental Characterization of a Reflective Amplified Modulator for Analog Applications
    K.A. Mekonnen, J.H.C. van Zantvoort, E. Tangdiongga, A.M.J. Koonen
  • Buried Heterostructure and Shallow Ridge lasers: a theoretical comparison
    V.Rustichelli, H.P.P.M Ambrosius, R.Brenot, R. van Veldhoven, K.Williams
  • 25 Gbit/s Duobinary and 4-PAM for Access Networks
    R. van der Linden, N.C. Tran, E. Tangdiongga, and A.M.J. Koonen
  • Imaging of photonic crystal cavity mode via refractive index sensing
    Kumar Saurav and N. Le Thomas
  • A 64 Gb/s PAM-4 transimpedance amplifier in 0.13μm SiGe BiCMOS
    B. Moeneclaey, J. Verbrugghe, E. Mentovich, P. Bakopoulos, J. Bauwelinck and X. Yin
  • Design of an intra-cavity SiN grating for integrated 850nm VCSELs
    Sulakshna Kumari, Emanuel P. Haglund, Johan S. Gustavsson, Anders Larsson,Gunther Roelkens, and Roel Baets
  • Design of a deep etched focusing subwavelength grating with a metallic reflector for membrane based photonic integration platforms
    A. J. Millan-Mejia, Y. Jiao, J. J. G. M. van der Tol and M. Smit
  • Low-loss multimode flip-chip couplers for the hybrid integration of Si3N4 and polymer waveguides
    Jinfeng Mu, Meindert Dijkstra, Yean-Sheng Yong, Sergio A. Vázquez-Córdova and Sonia M. García-Blanco
  • Switching Performance Assessment for High-capacity and Large-connectivity OPSquare Data Center Network
    W. Miao, F. Yan, and N. Calabretta
  • Backscatter-Induced Transmission Noise and Length-Dependent Attenuation in Silicon Waveguides
    Y. Xing, A. Li, R. Van La¨er, R. Baets, and W. Bogaerts
  • Direct modulation and down scaling of light sources in generic foundry COBRA
    A. Higuera-Rodriguez ,W. Yao, B. Romeira and M. Smit
  • Incorporation of colloidal quantum dots into the gap of plasmonic bowtie antennas
    Lukas Elsinger, Emile Drijvers, Vigneshwaran Chandrasekaran, Weiqiang Xie, Zeger Hens and Dries Van Thourhout
  • Phase shift control with active feedback
    A. Ribeiro, K. Miura, T. Spuesens, and W. Bogaerts
  • Embedded Opto-electronic Die Based on Wet Etched Silicon Interposer for 3D packaging with CMOS IC
    C. Li, R. Stabile and O. Raz
  • Optical beam steering functionality of an InP/InGaAsP based optical waveguide
    S. Cardarelli, N.Calabretta, D. D’Agostino, R. Stabile and K. Williams

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