ECOC 2020 will include the following Invited Papers (others waiting to be confirmed):

  1. Machine learning assisted hybrid EDFA-Raman amplifier deisgn for C+L band
    Maria Ionescu, Nokia Bell Labs, France
  2. Void-Engineering in Silica Glass for Ultralow Optical Scattering Loss
    Madoka Ono, Hokkaido University and AGC Inc., Japan
  3. Frequency comb generation using silicon modulators
    Delphine Marris-Morini, Paris Sud University, France
  4. High-performance hybrid silicon and lithium niobate Mach–Zehnder modulators
    Xinlun Cai, China
  5. High-speed silicon photonic modulator based on forward-biased PIN diodes and passive equalizer
    Shinsuke Tanaka, Fujitsu, Japan
  6. Ultralow power dissipation optical interconnects: directly modulated membrane lasers and photonics cristal lasers
    Koji Takeda, NTT Device Technology Laboratories, Japan
  7. 50Gb/s Hybrid Integrated Si-Photonic Optical Link in 16nm FinFET
    Mayank Raj, Xilinx, USA
  8. Disruption cycles for optical networks: Coherent today and tomorrow
    Dave Welch, Infinera, USA
  9. Coding and DSP Challenges to address parallel operation of Quantum Key Distribution and Coherent Data Transmission
    Tobias Eriksson, Infinera, USA
  10. End-to-end Deep Learning of Optical Fiber Communication Systems
    Boris Karanov, UCL, UK
  11. Multi-wavelength modulator without wavelength MUX/DEMUX
    Mikael Mazur, Nokia Bell Labs, USA
  12. Phase-Retrieving Coerent Reception
    Yuki Yoshida, Network System Research Institute, NICT, Japan
  13. Doped fibre amplifiers for ultra-broadband transmission systems: 1200 to 1400 nm?
    Vitaly Mikhailov, OFS Laboratories, USA
  14. Outlook for Next Generation Undersea Optical Fibers and Cable design
    Marsha Spalding
  15. The practicality of commercial QKD in optical transmission systems
    Hagai Eisenberg, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
  16. Advancements in Nonlinear Fourier Transform Algorithms for Optical Communcations
    Vahid Aref
  17. Enumerative Sphere Shaping for Probabilistic Constellation Shaping
    Frans Willems, TU Eindhoven, The Netherlands
  18. Advances on 5G, research directions and role of optical technologies - An industry view
    Renato Lombardi, Huawei, Italy
  19. Optical Feeder Links for future High-Throughput Satellite Systems
    Ramon Mata-Calvo, Germany
  20. 1 photon/bit ultra-sensitive Gb/s receiver for free-space applications
    Ravikiran Kakarla, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden
  21. Petabit-class SDM transmission and switching
    Ruben Soares Luís, Photonic Network System Laboratory, NICT, Japan
  22. The future metro bottle-neck - how will optical networks cost-effectively deliver anticipated 5G bandwidth?
    Andrew Lord, Optical Networks Research, BT, UK
  23. Advanced DSP for Monitoring the Optical Transport Networks
    Takahito Tanimura, Hitachi Ltd., Japan
  24. Architecture and enabling technologies for spatial channel network toward the SDM era
    Masahiko Jinno, Kagawa University, Japan
  25. New approaches in optical access networks to increase network efficiency and achieve 5G targets: an operator’s view
    Julio Montalvo Garcia, Telefonica, Spain
  26. 5G & Optics in 2020 – Where are we now? What did we learn?
    Fabienne Saliou, Orange Labs, France
  27. AI assistance in PON
    Yanni Ou
  28. Coherent technology and machine learning techniques for future optical access networks
    Polina Bayvel, UCL, UK
  29. Deterministic latency networks for 5G applications
    Nihel Benzaoui
  30. Novel approach for Resilient and Secure Optical Networks
    Marija Furdek Prekratic, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden
  31. Reconfigurable optical networks with self-tunable transceivers: implementation options and control
    Michael Eiselt, ADVA, Germany
  32. Nano-Mechanical and Atomic Scale Plasmonic Devices for Optical Communications
    Juerg Leuthold, ETHZ, Switzerland
  33. Large scale optical neural networks based on photoelectric multiplication
    Marin Soljacic, MIT, USA
  34. Optical nonreciprocity based on optomechanics
    Ewold Verhagen, The Netherlands