Institute for Advanced Engineering and Research

Invited Presentations

Optical Data Bus Technologies for Automotive Applications
O. Strobel, Esslingen University of Applied Sciences and
MB-technology GmbH, Stuttgart, Germany

Secure Communications: The Infrared Alternative
R. J. Green, School of Engineering, University of Warwick, UK

Multimedia need more bandwidth – may Internet collapse?
Z. Kadzielski, National Institute of Telecommunications, Poland

Survivable Wavelength-Routed Optical Network Design Using Genetic Algorithms
M. S. Leeson1, Y. S. Kavian2, W. Ren1, E. L. Hines1, H. F. Rashvand1, M. Naderi2

1School of Engineering, University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL, UK
2Iran University of Science and Technology (IUST), 16844, Tehran, Iran

Quality of Service of Internet Service Provider Networks: state of art and new trends
A. Toguyéni, and Ouajdi Korbaa, University of Lille, France

Modulation Techniques for Wireless Infrared Communication Links – A Review
F. Z. Ghassemlooy, W.O. Popoola, S. Rajbhandari, M. Amiri, S. Hashemi
Northumbria University, Newcastle, UK

Photonic Band Gap Chirped Waveguides for Efficient Signal routing
A. D'Orazio, University of Bari, Italy

Towards Seamless Fiber-Wireless (FiWi) Access Networks: Convergence and Challenges
S. Aïssa and Martin Maiero, INRS-EMT, University of Quebec, Canada

Radio over Fiber Access Network Architecture Employing Reflective Semiconductor Optical Amplifiers
M.C.R. Medeiros1, R. Avó1, P. Laurêncio1, N.S. Correia1, A. Barradas1,
H.J.A. da Silva2, I. Darwazeh3, J.E. Mitchell3 and P.M.N. Monteiro4

1University of Algarve, Portugal, 2Universidade de Coimbra, Portugal
3University College London, UK, 4University of Aveiro,Portugal

Integrated Optical Sensor for Environmental Monitoring
M. Bozzetti, G. Calò, A. D’Orazio, M. De Sario, L. Mescia,
V. Petruzzelli, F. Prudenzano, Technical University of Bari, Italy

Investigation on CdS: Mn quantum dots by using scanning laser microscopy
S. G. Stanciu1, R.Hristu1, B. Savu1 and G. A. Stanciu1
D. Mohanta2, G. A. Ahmed2 and A. Choudhury2

1University Polytehnica of Bucharest, Romania, 2 Tezpur University, India

All-optical switching by entangling quantum dot states in a photonic crystal cavity
G. Manzacca1, K. Hingerl2, G. Cincotti1

1University of Roma Tre, Italy, 2Johannes Kepler University, Austria

Telecommunication Trend in the first half of this Century and its Impact on Information Society
H. Khakzar, University of Stuttgart, Germany

The Environmental Influence on behaviour of various structure used in dentistry
I. Demetrescu, University Polytehnica of Bucharest, Romania

Design of push-pull chromophores based on the incorporation of transition metal acetylides in the main Pi–conjugated system
J. Fillaut1, Jérôme Luc2, Bouchta Sahraoui2
1University of Rennes, France, 2University of Angers, France

Reduction of Packet Order Performance Penalty in IBWR Switches
J. Veiga-Gontán, P. Pavón-Mariño, J. García-Haro
Universidad Politécnica de Cartagena, Spain

Performance comparison of scheduling algorithms for IPTV traffic over Polymorphous OBS routers
V. López, J. L. García-Dorado, J. A. Hernández, J. Aracil
Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain

New routes for exploiting the optical properties of artificial opals
J. F. Galisteo-López, Università di Pavia, Italy

Convergence between optical wireless and impulse radio UWB in low data rate applications
L. Nardis, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy

Tailoring Er3+ spectroscopic properties by nanocomposite photonic glasses and confined structures
C. Armellini et al., CNR-IFN, Institute of Photonics & Nanotechnology, Italy

Load Balanced Distributed Schedulers for WASPNET Optical Packet Switches Maintaining Packet Order
M. Rodelgo-Lacruz, C. López-Bravo, F. J. González-Castaño
Universidad de Vigo, Spain

Nonlinear Optical Properties of some Au Nanostructures
M. Rodelgo-Lacruz, C. López-Bravo, F. J. González-Castaño
Universidad de Vigo, Spain

MQW Laser Diode Photoacoustic Detection of Formaldehyde in 2,3 micro-meter Spectral Range
J. Cihelka1, and S. Civis1, I. Matulková2

1J. Heyrovský Institute of Physical Chemistry, Czech Republic
2Academy of Science of the Czech Republic, Czech Republic

Soliton Propagation in Coupled Resonator Optical Waveguides: Application to Optical Delay Lines
T. Kamalakis, I. Neokosmidis, A. Theocharidis and T. Sphicopoulos

1National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece
2Panepistimiopolis Ilyssia, Athens, Greece

Features of formation of radar-tracking and optical images in a mobile test complex of radiovision systems of the car
A. Ananenkov, A. Konovaltsev, A. Kukhorev, V. Nujdin, V. Rastorguev

Moscow Aviation Institute (State Technical University), Russia

Single-sided Supercontinuum Generation by High Order Mode Excitation in a Photonic Crystal Fibre
Luca Tartara1, Vittorio Degiorgio1, Rim Cherif2, Mourad Zghal2

1Università degli Studi di Pavia, Italy
2Engineering School of Communication of Tunis (Sup’Com), Tunisia

All-optical techniques enabling packet switching
N. Calabretta, Technical University of Eindhoven, Netherlands