March 2017

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Photonics, Fiber and THz Wireless Communication

Haymen Shams and Alwyn Seeds

Optical-fiber’s long-haul strengths, coupled with improvements in terahertz wireless signal generation and handling with photonic technology, could constitute part of the solution for a data-hungry society.

III-V-on-Silicon Integration

Advances in integrating direct-bandgap III-V semiconductors on silicon could help drive silicon photonics forward.

Estelle Glancy: An Optics Pioneer

Over the course of her career, Estelle Glancy was the only female scientist in eyewear lens design. Forty years after her death, she is finally gaining recognition for her innovations.

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OFC 2017: From ICs to Internet Innovations

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