Energy-Efficient Optical Fiber Communication - Final workshop

​You are all welcome to attend the final workshop on Energy-Efficient Optical Fiber Communication, a 5-year KAW-funded project launched in 2014. 
Below is the near-final agenda. The workshop will take place in KOLLEKTORN at MC2. 

Contact: Peter Andrekson, peter.andrekson@chalmers.se​ 

AGENDA:

Thursday, 16 May:
13.00     
Welcome; Peter Andrekson

TUTORIALS:
13.15
Prof. Frank Kschischang, Distinguished Professor of Digital Communication, University of Toronto, “Performance-complexity tradeoffs in concatenated LDPC-staircase codes”
13.45     
Assoc. Prof. Jiajia Chen, Chalmers University of Technology / Royal Institute of Technology, “Energy Efficiency in Optical Networks”
14.15     
Dr. Olof Sahlen, Infinera, “Example of energy efficient communications equipment” 

PROJECT RESULTS: 
14.35     
Prof. Anders Larsson, “VCSELs for energy efficient short-reach optical interconnects” 
15.00     
Coffee break
15.30     
Dr. Tamás Lengyel, “Multilevel modulation for optical interconnects: challenges and approaches towards energy efficient, high-speed transmission solutions” 
15.50     
Mehdi Jahed, “Intra-Cavity Engineered VCSELs for Energy-Efficient and Wavelength-Multiplexed Optical Interconnects”
16.10     
Time for discussions

Friday, 17 May:
9.30       
Dr. Alireza Sheikh, “Energy Efficient Fiber-Optic Communications: An Algorithmic Perspective”
9.50       
Dr. Kevin Cushon, “Soft-Decision FEC in Fiber-Optics: Conclusions and Directions”
10.10    
Christoffer Fougstedt, “Implementing Low-Power DSP in CMOS ASICs”
10.30     
Dr. Lars Lundberg, “Optical amplifiers, signal processing and superchannels: Some examples of system level power consumption considerations 
10.50     
Erik Börjesson, “Implementation and Cycle Slip Rate of a Blind Phase Search Algorithm”
11.10     
Dr. Chayan Bhar and Dr. Mohammad Hadi  “Scopes for Energy-Efficiency in Optical Distribution Networks”
11.20     
Feedback and discussion
12.00     
End

Category Workshop
Location: Kollektorn, lecture room, Kemivägen 9, MC2-huset
Starts: 16 May, 2019, 13:00
Ends: 17 May, 2019, 12:00

Published: Fri 10 May 2019.