New STSM. PhD student from the University of Duisburg-Essen visited the lab of Stavros Iezekiel, in the University of Cyprus.

Matthias Steeg, a PhD student from the University of Duisburg-Essen (UDE, Germany) has recently visited the lab of Stavros Iezekiel, in the University of Cyprus ( UCY, Latsia, Cyprus) during 29 days, with the aim of developing and fabricating a 5G 26 GHz photonic beam steering transmitter. Therefore, PCB leaky-wave antennas, produced at UCY during the STSM, are integrated with microwave photodiodes from UDE to…

The WG1 and WG5 participants met in Chalmers University of Technology (Götenborg, Sweden)

The WG1 and WG5 participants met in Chalmers University of Technology (Götenborg, Sweden) last 27th and 28th of September. Chaired by Prof. Geert Morthier and Prof. Zhongxia Simon He, they discussed about the draft specifications of various microwave photonic PICs (WG1) and PICs used in vehicle communication and automotive radar application (WG5). A visiting tour was organized to visit Chalmers Clean room, Swedish national THz…

STSM of Catia Pinho, from Universidade de Aveiro (Portugal) at UPV (Spain)

Catia Pinho, a PhD student from the Instituto de Telecomunicações, Universidade de Aveiro (Portugal) has spent 17 days in the Universitat Politècnica de València (Spain), working under the supervision of Prof. Pascual Muñoz in Photonic Integrated Circuits, Photonics Research Labs. During her STSM she worked on the design of photonic integrated circuits (PIC) for silicon nitride technologies and promoted current/future collaboration(s) between the two research…

Tiago Morgado received an ITC Conference Grant in the International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON) 2018

Tiago Morgado, a PhD student from the Instituto de Telecomunicacoes in Aveiro (Portugal), received an ITC Conference Grant from this Action for participating in the International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON) 2018, which took place at the Library of University Politehnica of Bucharest (Romania) from 1st to 5th of July, 2018. He presented three posters in which was showed the work that he has…

2nd Core Group Meeting in Valencia

The 2nd Core Group meeting of the Action took place last Tuesday May 29th, 2018, in the Universitat Politècnica de València (Spain), host by Prof. José Capmany, the Chair of the Action. The Core Group members discussed about the progress of the Action both in financial and scientific terms.

First Meeting 2018 at Brussels

A Core Group, WG and MC meetings have been held in Brussels, in the COST association. Around 35 participants have had the opportunity to discuss about the roadmaps, activities to perform and actions to tackle in order to accomplish the objectives of this COST Action during the next  second Grant Period.