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ePIXfab Silicon Photonics Summer School
July 17, 2023

On 3-7 July 2023, the 8th ePIXfab Silicon Photonics Summer School took place at Ghent University. Participants from both industry and academia had a chance to explore Silicon Photonics from fundamentals to the latest developments in the science and t
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Consortium meeting in Cambridge
June 27, 2023

INSPIRE project has come to 30th month of its implementation. To take stock of the achievements and discuss the development challenges, the INSPIRE consortium met in Cambridge on 21-22 June 2023. INSPIRE aims to realize 3 micro-transfer printed InP/S
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Photonics21 Partnership Annual Meeting 2023
May 8, 2023

Experts from industry, research organisations and politics gathered to discuss and shape the future of photonics in Europe during the Photonics Partnership Annual Meeting 2023.  During the event, White Paper on integrated photonics was presented
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PIC International
April 13, 2023

The 8th PIC International conference takes place in Brussels, on 18-19 April 2023. It will build on the success of its predecessors, with industry-leading insiders delivering more than 30 presentations spanning six sectors. Attendees at the two-day c
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A look back at OFC 2023
March 13, 2023

Gunther Roelkens presented at OFC conference 2023 recent demonstration of narrow-linewidth tunable laser through micro-transfer printing a prefabricated III-V gain section on imec’s 200-mm Si/SiN platform. Key results: Lasing in the C+L band Linewi
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OFC conference
March 1, 2023

On 9 March 2023, Gunther Roelkens will have an invited talk on Micro-Transfer Printing for Silicon Photonics at OFC conference in San Diego, California, USA. OFC is the largest global conference and exhibition for optical communications and networkin
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A look back at the workshop on “Integration of novel materials into silicon photonics”
January 24, 2023

In November, the community of researchers and engineers gathered in Aachen to talk about the latest developments in photonic integration. More than 150 attendees had a chance to explore the possibilities of enhancing the functionality of standard sil
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INSPIRE M23 meeting
December 5, 2022

On 29-30 November 2022, the INSPIRE consortium gathered in imec, Gent to review the progress towards development and validation of building blocks that unlock the full capability of Indium Phosphide and Silicon Nitride platforms in a single integrate
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WORKSHOP: Integration of novel materials into Silicon photonics
November 22, 2022

On 21-22 November, INSPIRE project supported the organisation of workshop titled “Integration of novel materials into Silicon photonics” in Aachen. Martijn Heck has spoken about the challenges of each platform which INSPIRE comprises: InP
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INSPIRE events in November 2022
November 9, 2022

In November, the INSPIRE consortium will participate in numerous events around Europe! Interested in learning how we combine the generic integrated foundry technology at the pioneering pure-play foundry SMART Photonics, the silicon photonics at Photo
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