OpSIS in the News

07/23/2012 | Advanced Materials
High-Optical-Quality Blends of Anionic Polymethine Salts and Polycarbonate with Enhanced Third-Order Non-linearities for Silicon-Organic Hybrid Devices (pdf)

05/29/2012 | Optics Express
Linearity of silicon ring modulators for analog optical links (pdf)

05/20/2012 | The IEEE Optical Interconnects Conference
A 25 Gb/s 400 fJ/bit Silicon Traveling-Wave Modulator (pdf)

05/16/2012 | Optics Express
Ultralow drive voltage silicon traveling-wave modulator (pdf)

03/30/2012 | Nature Photonics
Myths and rumours of silicon photonics (pdf)

03/23/2012 | Nature
Photonic chips made easier

03/15/2012 | Optics Express
Bandwidth enhancement of waveguide-coupled photodetectors with inductive gain peaking (pdf)

Cover of Advanced Optical Materials issue
03/06/2012 | Advanced Optical Materials
(cover features our work on a silicon–polymer hybrid slot waveguide ring-resonator modulator being poled by two pyroelectric crystals)

03/05/2012 | Advanced Materials
Efficient Poling of Electro-Optic Polymers in Thin Films and Silicon Slot Waveguides by Detachable Pyroelectric Crystals (pdf)

February 8, 2012 | Ovum
Barrier lowered for photonics innovation

February 7, 2011 | New Electronics (UK)
Low cost silicon chip research manipulates photons instead of electrons

February 7, 2011 | The Seattle Times
UW foundry changes economics of research as it works on ushering in new generation of chips

February 4, 2011 | ElectronicsWeekly
U.S. offers silicon photonic multi-project wafers

February 2, 2011 | The Seattle Times: Brier Dudley’s blog
Tech pioneer Carver Mead at UW, on dawn of Intel and PC era

February 2, 2011 | TechEye
Intel funds silicon photonics foundry service

February 1, 2011 | Wall Street Journal: Digits blog
Researchers hope sharing costs will spur optical chips

February 1, 2011 | Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog
Q&A: Why the UW and Intel are betting on silicon photonic chips

February 1, 2011 | Xconomy
UW, backed by Intel and U.S. Military, sets up center to merge electronics, photonics

January 31, 2011 | Seattle Times: Brier Dudley’s blog
UW starting silicon photonics foundry service

January 31, 2011 | EE Times: EE Life blog
Chips with integrated optical interconnects coming…eventually