ECOC 2012 Best Student Paper Award

ECOC2012 Best Student Paper Award

Samuel L.I. Olsson,
Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden

for his paper "Phase-Sensitive Amplified Optical Link Operating in the Nonlinear Transmission Regime"

ECOC2012 Best Student Honorary Award

Thomas Richter,
Fraunhofer Institute for Telecommunications Heinrich Hertz Institute, Germany

for his paper "Experimental Characterization of a Phase-Sensitive Four-Mode Fiber-Optic Parametric Amplifier"

Rene Schmogrow,
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany

Real-Time Digital Nyquist-WDM and OFDM Signal Generation: Spectral Efficiency Versus DSP Complexity


The "ECOC 2012 Best Student Paper Award" is supported by ADVA Optical Networking"


ECOC 2012 as an App on your Smartphone

Download the ECOC 2012 App from AppleStore (iPhone) or PlayStore (Android)


ECOC 2012 Exhibition

In conjunction with the conference, there is also a major exhibition in which a wide range of products and services related to optical communication will be presented. Check details!


Look back at the ECOC 2012 Programme





ECOC 2011 Participation


Watch the ECOC 2012 Plenary Session

  Prof. Ton Koonen & Prof. Peter Van Daele
ECOC 2012 General Chairs
  Prof. Harm Dorren & Prof. Piet Demeester
ECOC 2012 TPC Chairs
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  Dr. Philippe Keryer,
President Networks Group,
  Mr. Ruchir Rodrigues,
Corporate VP Product Strategy and Development,
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  Prof. Yasuhiko Arakawa,
Director Nanoelectronics Research Center,
University of Tokyo
  Prof. Erik Huizer,
Director Technology,
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ECOC 2012 papers in Optics Express Special Issue

ECOC 2012 organisers have made arangements to submit ECOC 2012 accepted papers to a Special Issue of Optics Express. Practical arrangements can be found on a dedicated submission page for this ECOC 2012 Special Issue.


ECOC was co-located with

  • ESTC 2012
  • Electronics System Integration Technology Conference
  • 17-20 September, Amsterdam, The Netherlands


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