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Polarization control in multimode fibers
Hui Cao, Yale University, USA

Low reduction in hollow-core conjoined-tube negative-curvature fibre
Ying-ying Wang, Beijing University of Technology, China

Nonlinear optics in multimode fibers
Stefan Wabnitz, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy

Multi-core fibers for data-center applications
Tetsuya Hayashi, Sumitomo Electric, Japan

Quantum communication in fiber channels with polarization dependent loss
Daniel Jones, U.S. Army Research Laboratory, USA

Ultra-high bandwidth thin-film LiNbO3 modulators for fiber communications
Marko Loncar, Harvard University, USA

Picojoule-per-Bit Coherent Links through Co-Design of Photonic and Electronic ICs
James Buckwalter, University of California Santa Barbara, USA

Recent advances in 3d integrated photonics
Joyce Poon, University of Toronto, Canada
Giampiero Contestabile, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, CNIT, Italy

Silicon photonic components for 400 Gb/s transceivers
Yuliya Akulova, Intel, Santa Clara, USA

Revisiting multi-step nonlinearity compensation with machine learning
Christian Häger, Duke University, USA

Exploiting signal statistics in nonlinear digital signal processing
Milen Paskov, TE SubCom, USA

Mapping strategies for short-length probabilistic shaping
Tobias Fehenberger, ADVA Opical Networking, Germany

Low power transceivers using low resolution DACs and optimized DSP
Yaron Yoffe, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel

Joint optimization of probabilistic shaping and forward error correction
Yohei Koganei, Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd., Japan

Y-00 quantum stream cipher for physical layer security of optical communications
Fumio Futami, Tamagawa University, Japan

Future of fiber for space division multiplexing
David DiGiovanni, OFS, USA

Long-haul FMF transmission enhanced by MIMO processing and interference cancellation technique
Kohki Shibahara, NTT, Japan

High data rate Tomlinson-Harashima precoding (THP) based PAM transmission
Qian (Theresa) Hu, Nokia Bell Labs, Germany

Practical innovations enabling scalable optical transmission networks,
Yu-Rong Zhou, British Telecom (BT), UK

Addressing practical challenges in quantum cryptography
Eleni Diamanti, CNRS, Sorbonne University, France

Comparison of entropy loading and bit loading in short-reach optical links
William Shieh, University of Melbourne, Australia

Digital back propagation performance in spatial multiplexing systems
Filipe Ferreira, Aston University, UK

Coding for optical communications – can we approach the Shannon limit with low complexity?
Alexandre Graell i Amat, Chalmers University, Sweden

Microwave photonics technologies for 5G and industry 4.0
Antonella Bogoni, CNIT, Italy

THz over fiber for wireless
Cyril Renaud, University College London, UK

Optical networking for 5G Xhaul and service convergence: transmission, switching and control enabling technologies
Paola Iovanna, Ericsson, Italy

Broadband Cognitive Radio Enabled by Photonics
Shilong Pan, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China

Multiuser Visible Light Communications Using OFDMA
Maite Brandt-Pearce, University of Virginia, USA

PON standardisation status and future prospects
Frank Effenberger, Futurewei, USA

The approaches of coherent technology for TDM-PON
Noriko Iiyama, NTT access Networks Service Systems Lab., Japan

Options for time-sensitive networking for 5G fronthaul
Jim Zou, ADVA, Germany

Hardware plateform for future cognitive networks
Gordon Brebner, Xilinx, USA

Marginless operation of optical networks leveraging monitoring: a researcher's fantasy?
Camille Delezoide, Nokia Bell Labs, France

How to Integrate the probabilistic output of machine-learning in integer linear programming: a case for RSA
Massimo Tornatore, Politecnico di Milano, Italy

Is the optical transport network of 5G ready for industry 4.0?
Lars Dembeck, Nokia Bell Labs, Germany

Empowering flexible and scalable high performance architectures with embedded photonics
Keren Bergman, Columbia University, USA

Latency considerations in passive optical networks
Thomas Pfeiffer, Nokia Bell Labs, Germany

Quality of transmission estimation and performance prediction of lightpaths using machine learning
Christine Tremblay, ÉTS École de technologie supérieure, Canada