Publication | 160-GSa/s-and-Beyond 108-GHz-Bandwidth Over-2-Vppd Output-Swing 0.5-μm InP DHBT 2:1 AMUX-Driver for Next-Generation Optical Communications

The publication “160-GSa/s-and-Beyond 108-GHz-Bandwidth Over-2-Vppd Output-Swing 0.5-μm InP DHBT 2:1 AMUX-Driver for Next-Generation Optical Communications” written by our partner III-V Lab has just been published on IEEE Xplore! This publication reports on a 108-GHz bandwidth 0.5-µm InP DHBT analog-multiplexer-driver (AMUX-driver). To the best of the authors’ knowledge, this 2:1 AMUX-driver shows unprecedented 1.9-Vppd 160-GSa/s 160-GBd non-return-to-zero (NRZ) and […]

TWILIGHT partner KTH at OFC 2022

TWILIGHT partner KTH got accepted a postdeadline paper at OFC demonstrating 200 Gbaud transmission for intra-datacenter links with their high speed EML technology! Congratulations! The paper is entitled “Optical Amplification-Free 200 Gbaud on-Off Keying Link for Intra-Data Center Communications” and it is written by Oskars Ozolins (RISE Research Institutes of Sweden AB), Toms Salgals (Riga […]

Twilight Publication | “Telecommunication Compatibility Evaluation for Co-existing Quantum Key Distribution in Homogenous Multicore Fiber”

The Twilight publication “Telecommunication Compatibility Evaluation for Co-existing Quantum Key Distribution in Homogenous Multicore Fiber” written by Rui Lin, Aleksejs Udalcovs Oskars ozolins, Χiaodan Pang, Lin Gan, Ming Tang, Songnian Fu, Sergei Popov, Thiago Ferreira Da Silva, Guilherme B. Xavier and Jiajia Chen is online. According to the article, Quantum key distribution (QKD) is regarded […]

BLOG POST | Next-Gen Data Center Interconnections

If you’ve been keeping a close eye on datacenter related technologies, you know that there has been a lot of talk about the future of datacenter interconnections speeds. The increasing demand for higher speeds halts upon the high power consumption that is required. However, as a solution, industry leaders have turned their focus during the […]

Twilight Publication | “High-Speed Short Reach Optical Communications: Technological Options and Challenges”

The Twilight publication “High-Speed Short Reach Optical Communications: Technological Options and Challenges” written by Xiaodan Pang, Aleksejs Udalcovs, Richard Schatz, Sergei Popov and Oskars Ozolins is online. With this publication, the authors review the current trend in the research and development of short-reach optical communications. Typical application scenarios with corresponding technological options are discussed, and an outlook […]

Twilight Publication | “InP membrane integrated photonics research”

The Twilight publication “InP membrane integrated photonics research” written by Yuqing Jiao, Nobuhiko Nishiyama, Jos van der Tol, Jorn van Engelen, Vadim Pogoretskiy, Sander Reniers, Amir Abbas Kashi, Yi Wang, Victor Dolores Calzadilla, Marc Spiegelberg is online. According to the publication, recently a novel photonic integration technology, based on a thin InP-based membrane, is emerging. This technology offers monolithic integration of active and passive […]

TWILIGHT project at Photonics in Switching and Computing (PSC) conference by Optica (formerly OSA)

TWILIGHT project participated at Photonics in Switching and Computing (PSC) conference by Optica (formerly OSA). More specifically, on Monday 27 September, Maria Spyropoulou from ICCS | NTUA gave an invited talk on Co-packaged Optical Transceivers and Integrated Optical Switches for Terabit-scale Datacenter Interconnect Networks. Also, Desalegn Wolde Feyisa from Eindhoven University of Technology (partner in […]

Twilight Publication | Telecommunication Compatibility Evaluation for Co-existing Quantum Key Distribution in Homogenous Multicore Fiber

The Twilight publication “Telecommunication Compatibility Evaluation for Co-existing Quantum Key Distribution in Homogenous Multicore Fiber” written by Rui Lin, Aleksejs Udalcovs, Oskars Ozolins, Xiaodan Pang, Lin Gan, Ming Tang, Songnian Fu, SErgei Popov, Thiago Ferreira Da Silva, Guilherme B. Xavier and Jiajia Chen is online. Quantum key distribution (QKD) is regarded as an alternative to […]

Workshop On Quantum PICs By Photonics21

The Joint Focus Group on Quantum Photonics Integrated Circuits have scheduled a digital workshop on 📅 6th October, 2021 at 🕒 9:30 am. Following up on the Position Paper that has been created in a joint effort, this workshop has the aim to discuss and to identify the future research and innovation priorities for Quantum […]