Workshop Speakers

1. Photonics in the fight against COVID-19

  • Overview of COVID-19 Eiichi Tamiya (AIST and Osaka University, Japan)
  • Sensitive Detection of Marker Proteins by the Enhanced Fluorescence Technique with a Plasmonic Chip Keiko Tawa (Kwansei Gakuin University, Japan)
  • Virus inactivation using ultraviolet LEDs Kentaro Nagamatsu (Tokushima University, Japan)
  • Non-Contact Aerial Interfaces Hirotsugu Yamamoto (Utsunomiya University, Japan)

2. Photonics in the Quantum Era

  • Hybrid Quantum Systems using Optical Nanofibers Integrated with Cold Rubidium Atoms Síle Nic Chormaic (OIST Graduate University, Japan)
  • Hybrid photonic quantum processors Alberto Peruzzo (RMIT University, Australia)
  • Silicon photonics for quantum information and communication Nobuyuki Matsuda (Tohoku University, Japan)
  • Development of next generation superconducting nanostrip single photon detection technology Shigehito Miki (NICT, Japan)

3. State-of-the-Art to Next-Era LiDAR Technologies

  • Optical Semiconductor Devices for LiDAR Kazuaki Maekita (Hamamatsu Photonics, Japan)
  • Solid state VCSEL beam scanners for 3D sensing Fumio Koyama (Tokyo Tech, Japan)
  • Progress of photonic-crystal surface-emitting lasers for LiDAR applications Susumu Noda (Kyoto University, Japan)
  • FMCW LiDAR Chip with SLG Beam Scanner Toshihiko Baba (Yokohama National University, Japan)
  • Photonic integrated circuits for LiDAR: solid-state 2D beam steering Marcus. S. Dahlem, Wim Bogaerts (IMEC, Belgium)
  • Silicon photonic LiDAR based on MEMS focal plane switch array Ming C. Wu (UC Berkeley, USA)

4. Perovskite Photonics

  • Development of halide perovskite photovoltaic devices towards high voltage performance Tsutomu Miyasaka (Toin University of Yokohama, Japan)
  • Perovskite solar cell - thermoelectric tandem system: A novel method for high efficiency and stability Hong Lin (Tsinghua University, China)
  • Photophysics of perovskite semiconductors: From materials to devices Yoshihiko Kanemitsu (Kyoto University, Japan)
  • Layered Hybrid Perovskites: From Supramolecular Templating to Multifunctional Materials Jovana Milic (University of Fribourg, Switzerland)