Smart Photonics BV, The Netherlands
Luc Augustin received the M.Sc. and Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands. After his graduation, he switched to industry, to work at Cedova, Photonics Lab as part of Philips Research, stepped to the Photovoltaics industry and went to Solland Solar, to be involved in the development, pilot production and optimization of the innovative Sunweb solar module technology. Currently he is CTO at SMART Photonics.
His expertise is in simulation and design of InP based photonic integrated circuits, fabrication of III-V photonics components and integrated circuits and characterisation of semiconductor based photonic components. At SMART Photonics he is responsible for the technological strategy of the company and project management of R&D projects.