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May 22, 2015: 18th Annual Workshop (in Mons)

This time the 18th IEEE Photonics Society Benelux Annual Workshop was held on May 22 at the University of Mons (UMONS).

This workshop has attracted 40 participants, and three invited speakers have presented their talks on the workshop:

  • Prof. Richard Penty, University of Cambridge, The United Kingdom
    Title: “Low-Energy Optical Switching PICs: Design, Realisation and Performance”
  • Prof. Henri Benisty, Institut Optique Graduate School, Paris Sud, France
    Title: “Functional guided photonics with parity-time symmetry concepts”
  • Dr. Claudio Otòn, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Pisa, Italy
    Title: “Optical fiber sensors: overview and recent advances”

There were 17 contributed papers from the PhD and master students. The winner of the best oral presentation was Lieve Lambrechts from VU Brussels and the best poster award was won by Mathieu Stock from the University of Mons. Congratulations!


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