PhotoNext è il centro Interdipartimentale del Politecnico di Torino per le tecnologie fotoniche, le cui attività di ricerca sperimentale e applicata coprono tre aree tematiche: sistemi di comunicazione ad elevata velocità in fibra ottica, sensori ottici e componenti ottici per applicazioni industriali.


August 21 - 23, 2023, Stockholm Sweden

Best Paper Award ad Photonics Global Conference (PGC 2023)

We are glad to announce that Giuseppe Rizzelli has receive the Best Paper Award at the recent Photonics Global Conference (PGC 2023) held in Stockholm, Sweden on August 21-23, 2023.

The paper is: "Analytical Performance Estimation Methods for Modern Optical Communications systems" by Giuseppe Rizzelli and Roberto Gaudino.


June 2023

New funding for PRIN2022 project “SURENET” (Surveillance of the URban Environment exploiting deployed optical NETworks)

The Italy Research Ministry has published in May 2023 the result of the selection process for the PRIN2022 national research funds (link to the MIUR web page): we are very happy that our project proposal titled “SURENET” (Surveillance of the URban Environment exploiting deployed optical NETworks) was approved! We are eager to start working on it together with our colleagues at Politecnico di Milano!

2023, June

EU projects ALLEGRO and EWOC: towards new paradigms for future agile optical fiber networks

Here in PhotoNext we are "getting into full steam" for the research activities on two new EU projects we are involved in: 

  • ALLEGRO: “Agile ultra low energy secure networks”
  • EWOC: “Enabling Virtualized Wireless and Optical Coexistence for 5G and Beyond”

Please visit the respective web sites for further information.