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PIC Training NYC

From 10/19/2015 to 10/23/2015
Columbia University in New York City, NY

​Training in Photonic Integrated Circuits in New York City


From Oct 19 through 23, 2015, a unique week-long training on Photonic Integration is being held at Columbia University in New York City. The training covers all aspects needed for developing Photonic Integrated Circuits (PICs) such as a system level overview, a component tutorial, design and layout software, foundries, packaging, and business topics such as 'scaling to production'.

The training covers all key material systems including Silicon Photonics, InP based materials, as well as the TriPlex (SiO2/Si3N4) material system. The program has the full support of over 15 companies and several universities. The tutorial sessions will be conducted by Michael Hochberg from Coriant, Prof. Keren Bergman from Columbia, and Prof. Jonathan Klamkin from UCSB. Seats are limited, so early registration is recommended.

Training Detail

Date: Monday Oct 19 through Friday Oct 23, 2015

Location: Columbia University in New York City, NY

Cost: $2,750 for regular attendants, $1,750 for universities

List of Sponsoring Companies

  • * Silicon Photonics Foundries: IMEC, CEA-LETI, VTT, AIM Photonics
  • * InP Photonics Foundries: HHI, Oclaro, Smart Photonics
  • * TriPleX(TM) Photonics Foundry: LioniX
  • * Design and Layout Software: Mentor Graphics, Lumerical Solutions, PhoeniX Software
  • * Packaging: Chiral Photonics, Technobis
  • * Design Houses: Bright Photonics, VLC Photonics

Tutorial Speakers

  • * Michael Hochberg from Coriant Advanced Technology
  • * Prof. Keren Bergman from Columbia University
  • * Prof. Jonathan Klamkin from University of California Santa Barbara


Sponsoring Companies


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