ECOC 2017

SEP 2017

18 - 20

Gothenborg, Sweden

The Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute HHI is a world leader in the development for mobile and optical communication networks and systems as well as processing and coding of video signals. Together with international partners from research and industry, Fraunhofer HHI works in the whole spectrum of digital infrastructure – from fundamental research to the development of prototypes and solutions.

At ECOC 2017 Fraunhofer HHI presents the latest developments in Photonic Networks, Systems and Components at Booth 301, Hall 1, September 18-20, Gothenburg, Sweden.

Press Contact

Anne Rommel

Anne Rommel

Press Officer

Phone +49 30 31002-353

Generic InP Foundry Platform

One InP technology to cover a vast variety of monolithic or hybrid integration solutions.

Fraunhofer HHI fabricates individual photonic integrated circuits. Fraunhofer HHI offers an InP platform that integrates receivers (40GHz), transmitters (20GHz) and (1dB/cm) passive components. Partners offer services for design work and packaging.

Technical Contact

Dr.-Ing. Francisco Soares

Dr.-Ing. Francisco Soares

Project Manager

Phone +49 30 31002-141

Hybrid PICs

The best of all worlds

Fraunhofer HHI’s hybrid integration platform PolyBoard allows for rapid prototyping, short iteration cycles and low upfront development effort. The technology allows the integration of on-chip free space elements, 3D structures, graphene-based electro-absorption modulators, as well as other optical functionalities such as switches, variable optical attenuators, tunable lasers, and flexible high frequency and optical interconnects. The services of Fraunhofer HHI include simulation, CAD, technology development, device manufacturing, characterization, and qualification.

Technical Contact

David de Felipe Mesquida

David de Felipe Mesquida

Project Manager

Phone +49 30 31002-589

Visible Light Communication

Make your light smarter

Fraunhofer HHI presents the next generation Gigabit Visible Light Communication (VLC) modules for wireless Internet access via light. Outstanding features are the smaller form factor, lower energy consumption, enhanced coverage and multi-user access. A standard Ethernet interface allows easy network integration. The new modules are immediately available for industrial prototyping and field tests.

Technical Contact

Dominic Schulz

Dominic Schulz

Project Manager

Phone +49 30 31002-694

Coherent System Lab Demo

In a live remote lab demonstration, Fraunhofer HHI is showcasing its state-of-the-art test and measurement equipment for coherent system development, comprising:

 

 

 

 

 

Technical Contact

Dr. rer. nat. Colja Schubert

Dr. rer. nat. Colja Schubert

Head of Submarine and Core Systems Group

Phone +49 30 31002-252

Dr.-Ing. Johannes Fischer

Dr.-Ing. Johannes Fischer

Head of Digital Signal Processing Group

Phone +49 30 31002-556

56 GBd Components for Datacom

 56 GBd electroabsorptionmodulated DFB lasers (EMLs) and vertically illuminated photodiodes for datacom application.

Fraunhofer HHI provides high-speed transmitter and receiver components for 400G Ethernet applications. The components are compliant with the IEEE P802.3bs standard.

Technical Contact

Dr. rer. nat. Martin Möhrle

Dr. rer. nat. Martin Möhrle

Head of Lasers Group

Phone +49 30 31002-724

Dr.-Ing. Patrick Runge

Dr.-Ing. Patrick Runge

Head of Detectors Group

Phone +49 30 31002-498

Indium-Phosphide Mach-Zehnder Modulator

O-Band High-Speed Modulator

 

Fraunhofer HHI presents the state-of-the-art InP Mach-Zehnder Modulator with ultra-high bandwidth for O-Band applications.

Technical Contact

Dipl.-Phys. Klemens Janiak

Dipl.-Phys. Klemens Janiak

Head of Modulators Group

Phone +49 30 31002-574