Junfeng SONG / Jilin University, China


Jifang TAO / Shandong University, China

Ziting CHEN /


This special topic session introduces recent advances in silicon photonics, from fabrication technique to devices, systems and applications. The research areas include optical communication, signal processing, computing, imaging, sensing and so on.

  • Passive silicon photonics device and circuits, e.g., for switching and filtering
  • Active silicon photonics device and integrated circuits
  • Silicon based light source and photodetectors
  • Silicon based Nonlinear photonics device and phenomena
  • Silicon photonics device in optical sensing applications
  • Nano/Microelectromechanical systems (N/MEMS) for light and sensing applications
  • Silicon based organic polymer optical devices and light emitting devices.
  • Other novel silicon photonics device and applications

Keynote Speaker:

Florian Merget / Institute of Integrated Photonics, Aachen University, Germany

Joyce K. S. Poon / Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto, Canada

Invited Speaker:

  1. Fuwan Gan / Shanghai Institute of Microsystem and Information Technology, China
  2. Xingjun Wang / Beijing University, China
  3. Xifeng Ren / University of Science and Technology of China, China
  4. Wenjia Zhang / Shanghai Jiaotong University, China
  5. Jifang Tao / Shandong University, China
  6. Yue-Feng Liu / Jilin University, China
  7. Xiaoping Liu / Nanjing University, China
  8. Xulin Zhang / Jilin University, China
  9. Xibin Wang / Jilin University, China
  10. Jianyi Yang / Zhejiang University, China
  11. Yongjun Huang / University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China
  12. Guoqiang Wu / Wuhan University, China
  13. Jijun Feng / University of Shanghai for Science and Technology, China
  14. Jinsong Xia / Huazhong University of science and technology, China
  15. Lianxi Jia / Shanghai Industrial Technology Research Institute, China​