EVENT

2014 IEEE Photonics Conference

12 October 2014

The IEEE Photonics Society’s event will showcase the latest developments in photonic technologies, their applications and future directions. The conference offers a mixture of reports, in-depth educational offerings, and important attendee opportunities for contribution and discussion, making it an important event for the photonics community.

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Cost and compatibility can make a compelling case for pushing 100Gb/s bandwidth over a single optical channel, both as individual links and supporting 400Gb/s Ethernet, finds Andy Extance

Analysis and opinion
Analysis and opinion
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Robin Mersh takes a look at how the industry is creating next-generation optical access fit for 5G

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Technological advances to aid the increasing demand for bandwidth, on the path towards the terabit network, should lead to optical signals that are flexible and adaptive, like water, argues Dr Maxim Kuschnerov and Dr Yin Wang