February 5, 2018

Bioresorbable Fiber Bragg Gratings

Stavros Pissadakis' group at FORTH (Greece) inscribed Fiber Bragg Gratings on bioresorbable optical fibers fabricated by PhotoNext and Istituto Superiore Mario Boella - ISMB researchers.

- PhotoNext team involved MAPS (Materials for Photonics and Sensing): Davide Janner, Daniel Milanese, Diego Pugliese, Edoardo Ceci Ginistrelli (now at VeriVin).

- ISMB researcher: Nadia G. Boetti.

Results are published on Optics letters.

Press Release from The Optical Society can be found here

2018, February 8th

PhotoNext first Steering Committee

The PhotoNext first Steering Committee will be held on 2018, February 8th, and will address the PhotoNext strategy for year 2018.

Beside the PhotoNext Management Committee and some other POLITO's members, representatives from the following companies will participate.

  1. Prima Industrie SpA (which will also host the meeting in its premises in Collegno)
  2. CISCO SpA
  3. Istituto Superiore Mario Boella
  4. A.R.P.A. Valle d’Aosta
  5. Datalogic SpA
January 2, 2018

New research article published by PhotoNext scientists

PhotoNext scientists published a research article on the ISI Journal Nanomaterials entitled "Design, Synthesis, and Structure-Property Relationships of Er3+-Doped TiO2 Luminescent Particles Synthesized by Sol-Gel".

10 Gennaio 2018, Aula 1T, 11.30-13.00

Seminario Open Fiber: Un progetto per la crescita del mercato italiano ultra-broadband in fibra ottica

Speaker: Ing. Domenico Angotti, Access and Transport Engineering, Open Fiber

2017 Dec. 11-15

OPTCOM partecipates to "beyond NGPON2" standardization in ITU-T FSAN Shanghai meeting,

The team of the OptCom Group (Prof. R. Gaudino, Prof. V. Ferrero and Pablo Torres) is currently (Q4 2017) working inside a research contract with TIM  titled “Beyond NGPON2 technology for 5G optical access”. 

January 11, 2018 10.00-13.00, Room 7B, Politecnico di Torino

Seminar on Integrated Photonics Design

Seminar on Silicon Photonics given by Dr. P. Wahl from Luceda Photonics. Detailed information here application/pdf (224,92 kB).


Roberto Gaudino is nominated ECOC2018 Subcommittee Chair for Optical Access

Roberto Gaudino has been nominated ECOC2018 Chairman for Committee SC 8 on "5G, Access, Local Area and Indoor Networks"

2017, September 29th

EU Researchers Night

Photonext booth at EU Researchers night!

2017, July 11th

Project Kick-Off Meeting

Kick-off meeting of the PhotoNext Center.