EVENT

ECOC 2018

23 September 2018 to 28 September 2018
Rome, Italy

ECOC is the largest conference on optical communication in Europe, and one of the most prestigious and long-standing events in this field worldwide. In September, the 44th edition of ECOC 2018 will be held in Rome, Italy.

The latest progress in optical communication technologies will be reported in selected papers, keynotes, presentations and special symposia and parallel to the scientific conference, the ECOC exhibition covers a wide range of optical communication products and services. Every year this international forum attracts more than 1,000 scientists and researchers from research institutions and companies from across the world.

Consortium of Italian universities for telecommunication
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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