Photoptics 2016

27 February 2016

Event organiser: 

Institute for Systems and Technologies of Information, Control and Communication (INSTICC)


The 4th edition of Photoptics will feature three different tracks on optics, photonics and lasers, covering both theoretical and practical aspects of their development. Researchers and engineers in these fields are invited to present their work on new methods or technologies, advanced prototypes, systems, tools and techniques as well as general survey papers indicating future directions.


CableLabs is spearheading efforts to develop a proposal that uses coherent optics to dramatically boost the capacity of hybrid fibre coaxial networks, reports Andy Extance


Systems vendors are using intelligent software to squeeze more performance from optical networks. Pauline Rigby reports on developments at OFC 2017