Nobu Nishiyama (Workshop Chair)

Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Title: Current and Future of Photo Detection Technology

  • Hideki Yagi, Sumitomo Electric, Japan
    Title: Coherent Receivers
  • Markus Krutzik, Ferdinand-Braun-Institut gGmbH & Humboldt-Universit√§t zu Berlin, Germany
    Title: Miniaturizing Atomic Systems for Timing and Sensing Applications
  • Masahiro Nada, NTT research lab, Japan
    Title: Current and Perspective on "Classic" Photodiodes for Telecommunications Applications
  • Erik Chen, Artilux Inc, Taiwan
    Title: CMOS-based SWIR 2D/3D Sensing with GeSi Technology
  • Fengnian Xia, Yale University, USA
    Title: On-chip Spectroscopy with a Single Tunable Photodetector
  • Junichi Fujikata, PETRA, Japan
    Title: High performance Ge photodetector with Franz-Keldysh effect on Si-photonics platform for data communication

David Schleuning (Workshop Chair)

Waymo LLC, USA
Title: Automotive LiDAR: status and technology demands

  • Martin Behringer, OSRAM Opto Semiconductors GmbH, Germany
    Title: Laser Light Sources for LiDAR
  • Toshihiko Baba, Yokohama National University, Japan
    Title: Development of on-chip LiDAR with Si Photonics and Slow Light
  • Andrea Knigge, Ferdinand-Braun-Institut gGmbH, Germany
    Title: Diode Lasers with Internal Wavelength Stabilization for LiDAR Applications
  • Ergun Canoglu, Yongkang Gao, Xing Pan, Mark Dayel, Rob Carney, Marcel Boudreau, Koji Yamada, NeoPhotonics, USA
    Title: Semiconductor Lasers and Optical Amplifiers for LiDAR Photonic Integrated Circuits
  • Stefan Heinemann, Aurora Innovations Inc., USA
    Title: FMCW LiDAR for High Speed Autonomous Vehicles
  • Eric Hegblom, Guowei Zhao, Jun Yang, Yeyu Zhu, Ajit Barve, Benjamin Kesler, Suning Xie, Mike Dolganov, Yuefa Li, Cho-Shuen Hsieh, Sean Burns, Kelvin Zhuang, Matthew G. Peters, Jay Skidmore, Lumentum, USA
    Title: Addressable High Performance Multi-junction VCSEL Arrays for Automotive and Mobile LiDAR
  • Tracy Tsai, Cruise, USA
    Title: LiDAR Needs for the Autonomous Vehicle Industry