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Updated Communication Kit

Updated communication kit, covering major achievements and progress in the MORPHIC project

Public project web site.

Public project web site, detailing the project activities to the general public and scientific community. The project website should also provide a download section for public documents and project publications.

Communication Kit

Communications kit with graphical material, narrative text, photographs, slides and any other suitable communication material, complemented with copyright licences for the European Commission and for Photonics21), covering the project objectives and significant results.

Publications

Programmable Photonic Integrated Circuits

Author(s): W. Bogaerts
Published in: 2020

Programmable Photoncs Circuits

Author(s): Wim Bogaerts
Published in: 2020

Programmable Photonics

Author(s): Wim Bogaerts
Published in: 2019

Programmable Photonic Integrated Circuits

Author(s): W. Bogaerts
Published in: 2019

Freestanding silicon photonic ring resonators for nanomechanical sensing

Author(s): A. Y. Takabayashi, Y. Zhang, H. Sattari, and N. Quack
Published in: 2019

A High-speed Vertical Transition for Multi-layer A1N Carrier Boards Designed by Time-domain Reflectometry

Author(s): M. A. Jezzini, P. J. Marraccini, F. H. Peters
Published in: 2019 PhotonIcs & Electromagnetics Research Symposium - Spring (PIERS-Spring), 2019, Page(s) 637-646
DOI: 10.1109/piers-spring46901.2019.9017234

Compact low loss MEMS phase shifters for scalable field-programmable silicon photonics

Author(s): P. Edinger, C. Errando-Herranz, A.Y. Takabayashi, H. Sattari,N. Quack, P. Verheyen, W. Bogaerts, Kristinn B. Gylfason
Published in: 2020

Intensity Spread Analysis of Programmable Photonic Circuits with Parasitics

Author(s): Iman Zand, Banafsheh Abasahl, Wim Bogaerts
Published in: 2019 IEEE Photonics Society Summer Topical Meeting Series (SUM), 2019, Page(s) 1-2
DOI: 10.1109/phosst.2019.8794953

A high-speed transition between a co-planar waveguide and a co-planar stripline

Author(s): M. A. Jezzini, F. H. Peters
Published in: 2019

Freestanding Silicon Photonic Ring and Disk Resonators

Author(s): Yu Zhang, Alain Yuji Takabayashi, Hamed Sattari, Niels Quack
Published in: 2019 International Conference on Optical MEMS and Nanophotonics (OMN), 2019, Page(s) 212-213
DOI: 10.1109/omn.2019.8925106

MORPHIC: Programmable photonic circuits enabled by silicon photonic MEMS

Author(s): Wim Bogaerts, Hamed Sattari, Pierre Edinger, Alain Y. Takabayashi, Iman Zand, Xiaojing Wang, Antonio Ribeiro, Moises A. Jezzini de Anda, Carlos Errando-Herranz, Giuseppe Talli, Kumar Saurav, Marco A. Garcia Porcel, Peter Verheyen, Banafsheh Abasahl, Frank Niklaus, Niels Quack, Kristinn B. Gylfason, Peter O'Brien, Muhammad Umar Khan
Published in: Silicon Photonics XV, 2020, Page(s) 1
DOI: 10.1117/12.2540934

The New World of Programmable Photonics

Author(s): Wim Bogaerts, David Miller, Jose Capmany
Published in: 2019 IEEE Photonics Society Summer Topical Meeting Series (SUM), 2019, Page(s) 1-2
DOI: 10.1109/phosst.2019.8795032

Silicon Photonic MEMS for reconfigurable PICs

Author(s): K. Gylfason
Published in: 2020

Application-specific Scaling in Programmable Photonic Circuits

Author(s): I. Zand, X. Chen, W. Bogaerts
Published in: 2020

Silicon Photonic Broadband Suspended Directional Coupler

Author(s): Hamed Sattari, Alain Yuji Takabayashi, Yu Zhang, Niels Quack
Published in: 2019 International Conference on Optical MEMS and Nanophotonics (OMN), 2019, Page(s) 214-215
DOI: 10.1109/omn.2019.8925298

Generic Platform for Silicon Photonics based on MEMS Reconfigurable Photonic Integrated Circuits

Author(s): U. Khan, B. Abasahl, I. Zand, N. Quack, K. Gylfason, M. Jezzini, H. Y. Hwang, M. A. G. Porcel, C. Lerma Arce, S. Kumar, W. Bogaerts
Published in: 2019

Technologies for Large-Scale Programmable Photonic Circuits

Author(s): W. Bogaerts, A. Ribeiro, M. Wang, L. Van Iseghem, H. Deng, I. Zand, X. Chen, U. Khan
Published in: 2019

Liquid crystal phase shifter integrated in a silicon photonics platform

Author(s): L. V. Iseghem, U. Khan, P. Edinger, C. E. Herrans, A. Y. Takabayashi, H. Sattari, K. B. Glyfason, N. Quack, J. Beeckman, W. Bogaerts
Published in: 2020

Large-scale Programmable Silicon Photonics

Author(s): Wim Bogaerts
Published in: European Conference on Integrated Optics (ECIO), Issue 20, 2018, Page(s) We.3.A.1

Controlling parasitics in linear optical processors

Author(s): Iman Zand, Banafsheh Abasahl, Umar Khan, and W. Bogaerts
Published in: 23rd Annual Symposium of the IEEE Photonics Benelux Chapter, Issue 23, 2018

The MORPHIC Project: Enabling large scale programmable photonic circuits using MEMS

Author(s): Umar Khan, Wim Bogaerts, Niels Quack, Kristinn B. Gylfason , Peter Verheyen , Peter O’Brien , Cristina L. Arce , Marco Garcia
Published in: Photonics Ireland Conference 2018, Issue 2018, 2018, Page(s) 5

Low-loss MEMS phase shifter for large scale reconfigurable silicon photonics

Author(s): Pierre Edinger, Carlos Errando-Herranz, and Kristinn B. Gylfason
Published in: The 32nd IEEE International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS), Issue 32, 2019, Page(s) 133

Silicon Photonic MEMS: Exploiting Mechanics at the Nanoscale to Enhance Photonic Integrated Circuits

Author(s): Niels Quack, Hamed Sattari, Alain Y. Takabayashi, Yu Zhang, Pierre Edinger, Carlos Errando- Herranz, Kristinn B. Gylfason, Xiaojing Wang, Frank Niklaus, Moises A. Jezzini, How Yuan Hwang, Peter O’Brien, Marco A. G. Porcel, Cristina Lerma Arce, Saurav Kumar, Banafsheh Abasahl, Peter Verheyen, Wim Bogaerts
Published in: Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC) 2019, Issue 2019, 2019, Page(s) M2D.3
DOI: 10.1364/ofc.2019.m2d.3

Towards Low-Power Reconfigurable Photonic ICs Based on MEMS Technology

Author(s): Banafsheh Abasahl, Iman Zand, Cristina Lerma Arce, Saurev Kumar, Niels Quack, Moises A. Jezzini, How Yuan Hwang, Kristinn Gylfason, Marco A. G. Porcel, and Wim Bogaerts
Published in: 23rd Australian Institute of Physics Congress (AIP), Issue 23, 2018

MEMS-based Silicon Photonic Integrated Devices and Circuits

Author(s): Niels Quack, Hamed Sattari, Alain Y. Takabayashi, Yu Zhang, Pierre Edinger, Carlos Errando-Herranz, Kristinn B. Gylfason
Published in: European Conference on Integrated Optics (ECIO), Issue 21, 2019

Evaluation of Stability of Silicon-Photonics-Based Optical Switch Network Architectures against Parasitic Errors in Switch Elements

Author(s): Banafsheh Abasahl, Wim Bogaerts
Published in: European Conference on Integrated Optics (ECIO), Issue 21, 2019

Reducing Actuation Nonlinearity of MEMS Phase Shifters for Reconfigurable Photonic Circuits

Author(s): Pierre Edinger, Carlos ErrandoHerranz, Kristinn B. Gylfason
Published in: Conference on Lasers and Electro Optics (CLEO), Issue 2019, 2019

Photonic MEMS: Exploiting Mechanics at the Micro- and Nanoscale for Efficient Reconfiguration of Photonic Integrated Circuits

Author(s): Niels Quack, Hamed Sattari, Alain Yuji Takabayashi, Yu Zhang, Carlos Errando-Herranz, Pierre Edinger, Kristinn B. Gylfason
Published in: 2019 IEEE Photonics Society Summer Topical Meeting Series (SUM), 2019, Page(s) 1-1
DOI: 10.1109/phosst.2019.8795036

A Graph-based Design and Programming Strategy for Reconfigurable Photonic Circuits

Author(s): Xiangfeng Chen, Wim Bogaerts
Published in: 2019 IEEE Photonics Society Summer Topical Meeting Series (SUM), 2019, Page(s) 1-2
DOI: 10.1109/phosst.2019.8795068

Discretization Effects of Digital Control of Thermally Tunable 2×2 MZI Couplers

Author(s): Iman Zand, Wim Bogaerts
Published in: 2019 IEEE Photonics Society Summer Topical Meeting Series (SUM), 2019, Page(s) 1-2
DOI: 10.1109/phosst.2019.8794890

Broadband Compact Single-Pole Double-Throw Silicon Photonic MEMS Switch

Author(s): A. Y. Takabayashi, H. Sattari, P. Edinger, P. Verheyen, K.B. Gylfason, W. Bogaerts, N. Quack
Published in: 2020

Programmable photonic ICs: making optical devices more versatile

Author(s): W. Bogaerts
Published in: 2018

Freestanding silicon photonic devices

Author(s): Y. Zhang, A. Y. Takabayashi, H. Sattari, N. Quack
Published in: 2019

Reducing Actuation Nonlinearity of MEMS Phase Shifters for Reconfigurable Photonic Circuits

Author(s): Pierre Edinger, Carlos Errando-Herranz, Kristinn B. Gylfason
Published in: Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, 2019, Page(s) SF2H.3
DOI: 10.1364/cleo_si.2019.sf2h.3

Low-power optical beam steering by microelectromechanical waveguide gratings

Author(s): Carlos Errando-Herranz, Nicolas Le Thomas, Kristinn B. Gylfason
Published in: Optics Letters, Issue 44/4, 2019, Page(s) 855, ISSN 0146-9592
DOI: 10.1364/ol.44.000855

Compact broadband suspended silicon photonic directional coupler

Author(s): Hamed Sattari, Alain Yuji Takabayashi, Yu Zhang, Peter Verheyen, Wim Bogaerts, Niels Quack
Published in: Optics Letters, Issue 45/11, 2020, Page(s) 2997, ISSN 0146-9592
DOI: 10.1364/ol.394470

Graph Representations for Programmable Photonic Circuits

Author(s): Xiangfeng Chen, Pieter Stroobant, Mario Pickavet, Wim Bogaerts
Published in: Journal of Lightwave Technology, Issue 38/15, 2020, Page(s) 4009-4018, ISSN 0733-8724
DOI: 10.1109/jlt.2020.2984990

Programmable Photonics: An Opportunity for an Accessible Large-Volume PIC Ecosystem

Author(s): Wim Bogaerts, Abdul Rahim
Published in: IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, Issue 26/5, 2020, Page(s) 1-17, ISSN 1077-260X
DOI: 10.1109/jstqe.2020.2982980

Effects of coupling and phase imperfections in programmable photonic hexagonal waveguide meshes

Author(s): Iman Zand, Wim Bogaerts
Published in: Photonics Research, Issue 8/2, 2020, Page(s) 211, ISSN 2327-9125
DOI: 10.1364/prj.376227

Wafer-Level Vacuum Sealing by Transfer Bonding of Silicon Caps for Small Footprint and Ultra-Thin MEMS Packages

Author(s): Xiaojing Wang, Simon J. Bleiker, Pierre Edinger, Carlos Errando-Herranz, Niclas Roxhed, Goran Stemme, Kristinn B. Gylfason, Frank Niklaus
Published in: Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, 2019, Page(s) 1-12, ISSN 1057-7157
DOI: 10.1109/jmems.2019.2910985

MEMS-Enabled Silicon Photonic Integrated Devices and Circuits

Author(s): Niels Quack, Hamed Sattari, Alain Yuji Takabayashi, Yu Zhang, Peter Verheyen, Wim Bogaerts, Pierre Edinger, Carlos Errando-Herranz, Kristinn B. Gylfason
Published in: IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics, Issue 56/1, 2020, Page(s) 1-10, ISSN 0018-9197
DOI: 10.1109/jqe.2019.2946841

MEMS for Photonic Integrated Circuits

Author(s): Carlos Errando-Herranz, Alain Yuji Takabayashi, Pierre Edinger, Hamed Sattari, Kristinn B. Gylfason, Niels Quack
Published in: IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, Issue 26/2, 2020, Page(s) 1-16, ISSN 1077-260X
DOI: 10.1109/jstqe.2019.2943384