Second-Order Optical Nonlinearity in Silicon Waveguides: Inhomogeneous Stress and Interfaces

Clemens Schriever, Federica Bianco, Massimo Cazzanelli, Mher Ghulinyan, Christian Eisenschmidt, Johannes de Boor, Alexander Schmid, Johannes Heitmann, Lorenzo Pavesi and Jörg Schilling                               

Advanced Optical Materials 2015, 3, 129–136


The 8th edition of the Optoelectronics & Photonics Winter School will be on Topological Effects in Photonics (15-21 March 2015 - Fai della Paganella, Italy)

Directors will be Iacopo Carusotto, Alberto Amo and Mohammad Hafezi

More info at website of the school

Enhancement of photoluminescence intensity of erbium doped silica containing Ge nanocrystals: distance dependent interactions

S. Manna, R. Aluguri, R. Bar, S. Das, N. Prtljaga, L. Pavesi and S.K.Ray

Nanotechnology 26 (2015) 045202 (11pp)

Towards Long Term Security with Quantum-Safe Cryptography

Monday 24th of November at 14.30 in room A103, Polo Scientifico e Technologico,  Damien Stucki (ID Quantique-Geneva Switzerland) will give a talk on quantum random number generators and quantum key distribution

The Nanoscience Laboratory Kick off Meeting 2014  will be held on December 5th  in room A204, Polo Scientifico e Technologico, Fabio Ferrari.

This year we have two invited speakers: prof. Assanto on Nematicons in the morning and prof. Ricci on Chaos in the afternoon.

For more info please see the agenda of the meeting