Paper Submission

Best Student Paper Winners

1st Place

“Monolithic Integration of Si/BaTiO3 Electro-optic Modulators on a Silicon Photonics Platform”

Authors: Felix Eltes, IBM Research – Zurich
Daniele Caimi, IBM Research – Zurich
Christian Mai, IHP
Georg Winzer, IHP
Despoina Petousi, IHP
Stefan Lischke, IHP
Lukas Czornomaz, IBM Research – Zurich
Lars Zimmermann, IHP
Jean Fompeyrine, IBM Research – Zurich
Stefan Abel, IBM Research – Zurich

2nd Place

“High-Power Flip-Chip Bonded Modified Uni-Traveling Carrier Photodiodes with -2.6 dBm RF Output Power at 160 GHz”

Authors: Jesse S. Morgan, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Virginia
Keye Sun, PhD, Research scientist, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Virginia
Qinglong Li, PhD, University of Virginia
Steven Estrella, Senior Photonics Design Engineer, Freedom Photonics LLC
Madison Woodson, PhD, Photonic Device Scientist, Freedom Photonics LLC
Kenneth Hay, Director of Photodetector Products and Quality Manager, Freedom Photonics
Milan Mashanovitch, Freedom Photonics
Andreas Beling, PhD, Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Virginia

Finalist

“Optical Antenna NanoLED Based Interconnect Design”

Authors: Nicolas M. Andrade, Graduate Student Researcher, University of California, Berkeley
Krishna Settaluri, University of California, Berkeley
Seth Fortuna, University of California, Berkeley
Sean Hooten, University of California, Berkeley
Kevin Han, University of California, Berkeley
Eli Yablonovitch, University of California, Berkeley
Vladimir Stojanovic, University of California, Berkeley
Ming Wu, University of California, Berkeley


Best Student Poster Winners:

1st Place

“Effect of Surface Plasmons on the Insulator to Metal Transition in Thin Film Vanadium Dioxide”

Authors: Scott Madaras, Grad Student, Dept. of Physics, The College of William and Mary
Jason Creeden, Grad Student, The College of William and Mary
Salinporn Kittiwatanakul, Visiting Assistant Professor, Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Virginia
Jiwei Lu, Research Associate Professor, Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Virginia
Irina Novikova, Associate Professor of Physics, Dept. of Physics, The College of William and Mary
Ale Lukaszew, Virginia Microelectronics Consortium Distinguished Professor of Physics, Dept. of Physics, The College of William and Mary

2nd Place

“Simulation of Integrated Transmitter with Enhanced Power for Analog RF links”

Authors: Varghese A. Thomas, Research Associate, Georgia Institute of Technology
Christian Bottenfield, Georgia Institute of Technology
Gareeyasee Saha, Graduate Research Assistant, Georgia Institute of Technology
Siddharth Varughese, Georgia Institute of Technology
Stephen Ralph, Professor, Georgia Institute of Technology

3rd Place

“Carrier Lifetime in Mid-Infrared Type-II Superlattice Photodetectors”

Authors: Wenxiang Huang, PhD Student, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Oklahoma
Lu Li, Postdoctor, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Oklahoma
Lin Lei, PhD Student, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Oklahoma
Jeremy Massengale, PhD Student, Homer L. Dodge Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Oklahoma
Hao Ye, PhD Student, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Oklahoma
Rui Yang, Professor, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Oklahoma
Tetsuya Mishima, Research Scientist, Homer L. Dodge Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Oklahoma
Michael Santos, Professor, Homer L. Dodge Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Oklahoma

Finalist

“Fabrication-Tolerant Efficient Dual-Etch Grating Couplers with Low Back Reflections”

Authors: Andrew Michaels, University of California, Berkeley
Thomas Van Vaerenbergh, Hewlett Packard Labs
Tho Tran, Hewlett Packard Labs
Marco Fiorentino, Hewlett Packard Labs
Raymond Beausoleil, Hewlett Packard Labs

 
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