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19-22 August 2013

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Novel Devices
Solar Cells
Photonic Crystal Devices
Poster Session & Welcome Reception
Lumerical Software Tutorial




Photonic Integrated Circuits
Novel Materials
Conference Dinner Tour (Grouse Mountain)






Numerical Methods
Laser Diodes

Light-Emitting Diodes
IPKISS Software Tutorial


Fiber Optics
Postdeadline Session

09:00-13:00 SF1 Crosslight Software Workshop

Monday, 19 August 2013

Registration Desk opens 9:00

10:30-10:40 Welcome Address

10:40-11:50 Novel Devices (Session Chair: Joachim Piprek, NUSOD Institute, USA)

MA1 Highly efficient sources of single indistinguishable photons; N. Gregersen ; Technical University of Denmark (invited)

MA2 Optoelectronic resonant tunneling diodes for high purity oscillations and excitable pulse generation; B. Romeira (1), J. M. L. Figueiredo (1), J. Javaloyes (2), S. Balle (2), O. Piro (2), C. N. Ironside (3) ; (1) Universidade do Algarve, Portugal; (2) Universitat de les Illes Balears, Spain; (3) University of Glasgow, UK

MA5 Experimental verification of the all-dielectric innovative cloak; T. Y. Huang, J. H. Lin, and T. J. Yen ; National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan

11:50-13:20 Lunch Break

13:20-14:40 Solar Cells (Session Chair: Ulrich Paetzold, Juelich Research Center, Germany)

MB1 Photon Green’s functions for a consistent theory of absorption and emission in nanostructure-based solar cell devices; Urs Aeberhard ; Forschungszentrum Juelich, Germany

MB2 Advanced approaches in optical simulations of thin-film solar cells ; A. Campa, M. Sever, J. Krc and M. Topic ; University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

MB3 Numerical Analysis and Device Optimization of Radial p-n Junction GaAs/AlGaAs Core-Shell Nanowire Solar Cells ; Cheng G. Lim and Helge Weman ; Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway

MB4 Complete Optoelectronic Simulation of Patterned Silicon Solar Cells; A. Arjmand and D. McGuire ; Lumerical Solutions Inc., Canada

14:40-15:10 Coffee Break

15:10-15:40 Photonic Crystal Devices (Session Chairs: Hoang Yan Lin, National Taiwan University, Taiwan)

MC1 Nanoscale optomechanical sensors: split-beam nanocavities; Aaron Hryciw (1), Marcelo Wu (1,2), Behzad Khanaliloo(1,2), Chris Healey (1,2), Paul E. Barclay (1,2) ; (1) NRC National Institute for Nanotechnology; (2) University of Calgary; Canada (invited)

16:00-18:00 Poster Session & Welcome Reception (Session Chair: Lukas Chrostowski, University of British Columbia, Canada)

MP01 Dependence of laser beam induced current on geometry of the junction for HgCdTe photodiodes ; A. L. Feng, G. Li, S. W. Shi, M. Z. Wu, G. He, and Z. Q. Sun ; Anhui University, China

MP02 Inhomogeneous Injection in III-Nitride Diode Structures with Deep Quantum Wells; Mikhail V. Kisin and Hussein S. El-Ghoroury ; Ostendo Technologies Inc., USA

MP03 Simulation of a Charge Sensitive Infrared Phototransistor for 45um Wavelength; L. Ding, Y.Q. Li and F. M. Guo ; East China Normal University, China

MP04 Modelling of asymmetric slot racetracks for improved bio-sensors performance; V. Donzella(1), S. Talebi Fard(1), Y. Wu(1),(2), L. Chrostowski(1); (1) University of British Columbia, Canada; (2) Zhejiang University, China

MP05 Study on the Metal Grating Optical Coupling for Quantum Cascade Detector ; L. Li, D.Y. Xiong ; East China Normal University, China

MP06 A novel plasmonic nanofilter based on complementary H-fractal shape components; G.H. Li (a), Y. Jiang (b), B. Ni (a), L. J. Huang (a), X. S. Chen (a), Weida Hu (a), and W. Lu (a) ; (a) Shanghai Institute of Technical Physics, (b) University of Electronic Science and Technology, China

MP07 Dependence of Electrical Field and Photoresponse on Multiplication Region Thickness for GaN APDs; Jingjing Wanyan, Zhaoqi Sun, and Shiwei Shi ; Anhui University, China

MP09 Compact and Efficient Silicon Nanowire to Slot Waveguide Coupler ; S. H. Mirsadeghi (1), E. Schelew (2), J. F. Young (3) ; University of British Columbia, Canada

MP10 Metallic Cylinder Arrays As Optical Coupler for Quantum Well Infrared Photodetector; J. Y. Ding, Q. Li, B. Ni, G. H. Li, Z. F. Li, X. S. Chen, and W. Lu ; Shanghai Institute of Technical Physics, China

MP12 Impact of resonator rotational symmetry on infrared metamaterial absorber ; B. Ni, X. S. Chen, J. Y. Ding, G. H. Li, and W. Lu ; Shanghai Institute of Technical Physics, China

MP13 Effect of last barrier on efficiency improvement of blue InGaN/GaN light-emitting diodes ; Chang Sheng Xia, Z. M. Simon Li, and Yang Sheng ; Crosslight Software, China

MP15 Development and Verification of a CMOS Phototransistor Noise Model ; P. Kostov, W. Gaberl, M. Hofbauer and H. Zimmermann ; Vienna University of Technology, Austria

MP16 A Semi-Phenomenological Model for the Material Gain of Broadband MQW-SOAs; T. Motaweh, P. Morel, A. Sharaiha, M. Guégan ; ENIB, Lab-STICC UMR CNRS (6285), France

MP17 Absorption Enhancement of a-Si Thin Film Solar Cells through Surface Plasmon Polaritons and Cavity Resonance; Chuanhong Liu, Guangyao Su, Fangwang Gou, Zhaoyu Zhang ; Peking University Shenzhen Graduate School, China

MP18 Radio-over-Fiber DSB-to-SSB Conversion Using Period-One Dynamics of Semiconductor Lasers; Yu-Han Hung, Tzu-Yu Chen, Sheng-Kwang Hwang ; National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan

MP19 Efficiency enhancement in InGaN/GaN light-emitting diodes by decreasing the thickness of last barrier; Li-Wen Cheng(1), Yang Sheng(2), Chang-Sheng Xia(2), and Wei-Da Hu(3) ; (1) Yangzhou University, China; (2) Crosslight Software China; (3) Shanghai Institute of Technical Physics, China

MP21 Characteristics and Design of Coated LPFG Sensor Based on Mode Transition; Zhengtian Gu, Jinlong Lan, Haiyun Chen, Kan Gao ; University of Shanghai for Science and Technology, China

MP22 The correlation coefficient method for alignment of polarization maintaining fiber; Jun Zhang, Jianhui Yu, Jieyuan Tang, Mengyuan Xie, Fengli Li, Furong Huang, Zhe Chen ; Jinan University,China

MP23 Optimum ratio of electron-to-hole mobility in P3HT:PCBM organic solar cells ; O. Ramírez, V. Cabrera, and L. Reséndiz ; Instituto Politécnico Nacional, México

MP25 The dispersion dependence of nonlinear optical absorption transition in Silicon PIN photodiode ; Haoyang Cui (1), Yongpeng Xu (1), Ting Qian (2), Jundong Zeng (1), Zhong Tang (1) ; (1) Shanghai University of Electric Power, China; (2) Shanghai Technical Institute of Electronics & Information, China

MP26 Optimization of optical parameters for quantum information processing inside photonic crystals; H. Nihei(1), and A. Okamoto(2) ; (1) Health Sciences University of Hokkaido; (2) Hokkaido University, Japan

MP27 Simulation of a Ridge-Type Semiconductor Laser with Horizontal Coupling of Lateral Modes; Guowei Chai and Takahiro Numai ; Ritsumeikan University, Japan

MPD1 Effects of Semipolar and Nonpolar Planes on Optical and Electronic Properties of InGaN-GaN Lasers; M. Nadir, Tampere University of Technology, Finland

MPD2 Electric field dependence of output intensity of TPA in pn junction optoelectronic device; Haoyang Cui, Yongpeng Xu, Junjie Yang, Naiyun Tang, Zhong Tang; Shanghai University of Electric Power, China

MPD3 Design and Fabrication of Polymer Waveguide Sensor with Tin Oxide Thin Film ; J. W. Lim(1), S. H. Kim(1), J-S. Kim(1), Y. H. Kim(1), J. H. Kim(1), J. Y. Lim(1), Y-E. Lim(1),B-G. Kim(2), H. S. Kim(3), and S. Hann(1); (1) Korea Photonics Technology Institute, Korea; (2)Soongsil University, Korea; (3) Chung-Ang University, Korea

MPD4 First-principles calculations of band offset at InAs/InP interfaces ; C. Hajlaoui (1), F. Raouafi (2), F. Ben Cheikh Larbi (2), L. Pedesseau (1), E. Tea (1), J. Even (1) and J.-M. Jancu (1); (1) Université Européenne de Bretagne, France; (2) LPCM-IPEST, Tunisie

MPD5 Numerical Analysis of Optical Propagation Characteristics of Side-polished Photonics Crystal Fiber ; Xiaoli He, Jianhui Yu, Yinxin Zeng, Yunhan Luo, Jun Zhang, Jieyuan Tang, Zhe Chen; Jinan University, Guangzhou, China

MPD6 Misalignment Tolerance Analysis and Fabrication for High-Efficient Parallel Optical-Electrical Convertor Module ; S. H. Hwang, G. W. Kim, W.-J. Lee, M. J. Kim, E. J. Jung, J. B. An, and B. S. Rho; Korea Photonics Technology Institute, Korea

MPD7 Simulation and Fabrication of Hybrid Optical Waveguide with a Sharp Bend Structure for High Integration ; Eun Joo Jung, Woo-Jin Lee, Myoung Jin Kim, Sung Hwan Hwang, Gye Won Kim, Jong Bea An, Ju Ha Kim, and Byung Sup Rho; Korea Photonics Technology Institute, South Korea

MPD8 A Stable Approach to Conical Diffraction of Nearly Lossless Metallic Gratings ; W.-L. Yeh and Y.-P. Chiou; National Taiwan University, Taiwan

MPD9 Ultra-Compact Directional Coupler Using Hybrid Plasmonic Waveguide with Dual Metallic Layers ; C.-H. Du and Y.-P. Chiou; National Taiwan University, Taiwan

Tuesday, 20 August 2013

Registration Desk opens 8:30

9:00-9:50 Photonic Integrated Circuits (Session Chair: Michael Connelly, University of Limerick, Ireland)

TuA1 Design Challenges for Large-Scale Silicon Photonics; Wim Bogaerts ; Ghent University - imec, Belgium (invited)

TuA2 Design of a Compact Tunable Wavelength Division Multiplexing Photonic Phased Array Switch Using Nano Electromechanical Systems on a Silicon-on-Insulator Integration Platform ; Ali A. Hussein, Sawsan A. Majid, and Trevor J. Hall ; University of Ottawa, Canada

9:50-10:20 Coffee Break

10:20-12:10 Dynamics (Session Chair: Thomas Koprucki, WIAS Berlin, Germany)

TuB1 Dynamic models of microring resonators; J. K. S. Poon and W. D. Sacher ; University of Toronto, Canada (invited)

TuB2 Dynamic Modeling of Slow Light in Tensile-Strained Semiconductor Optical Amplifiers; M. Connelly ; University of Limerick, Ireland

TuB3 Dynamic Material Response of Graphene for FDTD Simulation of Passive Modelocking; Adam Mock ; Central Michigan University, USA

TuB4 Nonlinear dynamics of a quantum-dot laser coupled to an electro-optic modulator ; M. Wegert, D. Schwochert, E. Schöll, and K. Lüdge ; Technical University Berlin, Germany

TuB5 Quantum Dot-in-a-Well (QDWELL) Laser Dynamics under Optical Injection ; Y. Ben Ezra and B.I. Lembrikov ; Holon Institute of Technology, Israel

12:10-13:40 Lunch Break

13:40-15:00 Novel Materials (Session Chair: Weida Hu, Shanghai Institute of Technical Physics, China)

TuC2 Electro-thermal modeling of organic semiconductors describing negative differential resistance induced by self-heating ; A. Glitzky (1), K. Gärtner (1), J. Fuhrmann (1), T. Koprucki (1), A. Fischer (2), B. Lüssem (2), K. Leo (2), and R. Scholz (2) ; (1) Weierstrass Institute Berlin (WIAS), Germany; (2) Technical University Dresden (IAPP), Germany

TuC3 Atomistic modelling of elasticity and phonons in Diamond and Graphene; U. Monteverde (1), M. A. Migliorato (1), and D. Powell (2) ; (1) University of Manchester, UK; (2) Intercollege Larnaca, Cyprus

TuC4 Modelling the Auger Recombination Rates of GaAs(1-x)Bi(x); R. Maspero, S. J. Sweeney, M. Florescu ; Advanced Technology Institute, UK

TuC5 Exploring Excitability in Graphene for Spike Processing Networks; Bhavin J. Shastri, Mitchell A. Nahmias, Alexander N. Tait, Yue Tian, Mable P. Fok, Matthew P. Chang, Ben Wu, and Paul R. Prucnal ; Princeton University, USA

15:00-15:30 Coffee Break

15:30-21:00 Conference Dinner Tour to Grouse Mountain

Wednesday, 21 August 2013

Registration Desk opens 8:30

9:00-9:50 Numerical Methods (Session Chair: Neils Gregersen, Technical University of Denmark)

WA1 Generalization of the Scharfetter-Gummel scheme ; T. Koprucki and K. Gärtner ; Weierstrass Institute (WIAS Berlin), Germany (invited)

WA2 Delay algebraic equations for broad area lasers; Julien Javaloyes(1), A. Perez-Serrano (2) and S. Balle (3) ; (1) Universitat de les Illes Balears, Spain; (2) Weierstrass Institute, Germany; (3) Institut Mediterrani d'Estudis Avançats, Spain

9:50-10:20 Coffee Break

10:20-12:00 Laser Diodes (Session Chair: Julien Javaloyes, University of the Balearic Islands, Spain)

WB1 What is the Problem with GaN-based VCSELs ?; J. Piprek; NUSOD Institute, USA

WB2 Design considerations for large-aperture single-mode oxide-confined VCSELs; V. P. Kalosha (1), N. N. Ledentsov (2), and D. Bimberg (1) ; (1) Technical University Berlin; (2) VI Systems GmbH, Berlin, Germany

WB3 Linewidth and Threshold Calculations for a Slotted, Fabry-Perot Semiconductor Laser ; Frank Bello, Qiaoyin Lu, Azat Abdullaev, Marta Nawrocka, and John F. Donegan ; Trinity College Dublin, Ireland

WB4 Theoretical Modeling of Tunable Three-Section Slotted Fabry-Perot Lasers ; J. L. Zhao (1), K. Shi (2), Y. L. Yu (1), L. P. Barry (2) ; (1) Huazhong University , China; (2) Dublin City University, Ireland

WB5 Simulation of Swept Source External Cavity Lasers; N. Matuschek, S. Gloor, and M. Duelk ; Exalos AG, Switzerland

12:00-13:30 Lunch Break

13:30-14:40 Plasmonics (Session Chair: Weng Chow, Sandia National Laboratories, USA)

WC1 Simulation-Based Analysis of Plasmonic Light Trapping in Thin-Film Silicon Solar Cells; Ulrich W. Paetzold, K. Bittkau, M. Meier, R. Carius and U. Rau ; Forschungszentrum Jülich, Germany (invited)

WC2 Terahertz plasmon resonances in GaN and graphene ; Lin Wang, Anqi Yu, Nan Guo, Xiaoshuang Chen, Weida Hu, and Wei Lu ; Shanghai Institute of Technical Physics, China

WC4 Slowing light by exciting the fundamental degeneracy oscillatory mode in both plasmonic and all-dielectric waveguides with negative refractive indices ; Tsung-Yu Huang, Tien-Chung Yang, Ta-Jen Yen ; National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan

14:40-15:10 Coffee Break

15:10-17:20 Light Emitting Diodes (Session Chair: Michael Kisin, Ostendo Technologies, USA)

WD1 Modeling the temperature and excitation dependences of efficiency in InGaN light-emitting diodes; W. W. Chow ; Sandia National Laboratories, USA (invited)

WD2 III-Nitride LED Efficiency Droop Models: A Critical Status Review; J. Piprek ; NUSOD Institute, USA

WD3 Three Dimensional Numerical Study on the Efficiency of a Core-shell InGaN/GaN Multiple Quantum Well Nanowire LED; Chi-Kang Li and Yuh-Renn Wu ; National Taiwan University, Taiwan

WD4 Influences of Indium Fluctuation to the Carrier Transport, Auger Recombination, and Efficiency Droop; Yuh-Renn Wu (1), Shu-ting Yeh (1), Da-Wei Lin (2), Chi-kang Li (1), Hao-Chung Kuo (2), and James S. Speck (3) ; (1) National Taiwan University, Taiwan; (2) National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan; (3) University of California at Santa Barbara, USA

WD5 Simulation of Random Alloy Effects in InGaN/GaN LEDs ; M. Lopez (1), M. Auf der Maur (1), A. Pecchia (2), F. Sacconi (3), G. Penazzi (4), and A. Di Carlo (1) ; (1) University of Rome “Tor Vergata”, Italy (2) CNR-ISMN, Italy (3) Tiberlab Srl., Italy; (4) University Bremen, Germany

WD6 Investigation of Light Extraction Efficiency in AlGaN Deep Ultraviolet LEDs Using FDTD Simulations; H. Y. Ryu (1) and J. I. Shim (2) ; (1) Inha University, Korea; (2) Hanyang University, Korea


Thursday, 22 August 2013

Registration Desk opens 8:30

9:00-10:20 Fiber Optics (Session Chair: Wim Bogaerts, Ghent University, Belgium)

ThA1 Ultrashort Optical Solitons in Nonlinear Media with Arbitrary Dispersion ; S. Amiranashvili (1), U. Bandelow (1), N. Akhmediev (2) ; 1) WIAS Berlin, Germany; (2) ANU Canberra, Australia

ThA2 Enhanced Supercontinuum Generation in Highly Nonlinear fibre by Selected Feedback Seeding; Yuhua Li (1), Paul Barclay (2), Orly Yadid-Pecht (1) ; (1) University of Calgary; (2)University of Calgary, Canada

ThA3 Theoretical Analysis of Resonant Mode Splitting in A Single Microfiber Knot-Ring Resonator; Jianhui Yu, Shaoshen Jin,Huihui Lu, Furong Huang,Yunhan Luo, Jun Zhang, Zhe Chen ; Jinan University,China

ThA4 Numerical Design and Characterization of a Micro/Nano-Fiber Based Polarization Beam Splitter; Yingxin Zeng, Zhe Chen, Yanfang Zhai, Jianhui Yu, Jun Zhang, Fengli Li, Jieyuan Tang, Xindan Chen ; Jinan University, China

10:20-10:50 Coffee Break

10:50-12:30 Photodetectors (Session Chair: Matthias Auf der Maur, University of Rome, Italy)

ThB1 3D Modeling of CMOS Image Sensor and Aperture Size Effect; Z.M. Simon Li, Y. G. Xiao, K. Uehara, M. Lestrade, S. Gao, Y. Fu, Z.Q. Li, and Y.J. Zhou ; Crosslight Software Inc, Canada

ThB2 Spectral crosstalk suppressing design of simultaneous two-color HgCdTe infrared focal plane arrays; Zhen-Hua Ye, Peng Zhang,Chun Lin,Xiao-Ning Hu,Rui-Jun Ding,Li He ; Shanghai Institute of Technical Physics, China

ThB3 Structure design of HgCdTe mid-wavelength photon trapping infrared focal plane arrays ; Peng Zhang,Zhen-Hua Ye,Chun Lin,Xiao-Ning Hu,Rui-Jun Ding,Li He ; Shanghai Institute of Technical Physics, China

ThB4 Simulation of Superconducting Single Photon Detector coupled with Metal-Insulator-Metal Circular Grating; Shao-Wei Wang(1,2), Feiliang Chen(1), Ying Zhang(3), Qian Li(1), Xiaolan Sun(3), Xiaoshuang Chen(1), Wei Lu(1,2) ; (1) National Lab for Infrared Physics, China; (2) Shanghai Advanced Research Institute, China; (3) Shanghai University,China

ThB6 Numerical Analysis of Multiplication layer for InGaAs/InP Single Photon Avalanche Diodes ; Q. Y. Zeng ,W. J. Wang,W. D. Hu,N. Li, W. Lu ; Shanghai Institute of Technical Physics, China

12:30-14:00 Lunch Break

14:00-15:20 Nanostructures (Session Chair: Urs Aeberhard, Juelich Research Center, Germany)

ThC1 Influence of surface and polarization potentials on the electronic and optical properties of In(x)Ga(1-x)N/GaN axial nanowire heterostructures ; O. Marquardt, C. Hauswald, M. Wölz, L. Geelhaar, and O. Brandt ; Paul-Drude-Institute, Germany

ThC2 Modelling of GaAs quantum dot embedded in a polymorph AlGaAs nanowire ; D. Barettin (1), A.V. Platonov (3), A. Pecchia (2), V. N. Kats (3,4), G. E. Cirlin (3), I. P. Soshnikov (3), A. D. Bouravleuv (3), L. Besombes (5), H. Mariette (5), M. Auf der Maur (1), and A. Di Carlo (1) ; (1) University of Rome “Tor Vergata”, Italy; (2) CNR-ISMN, Italy; (3) A.F.Ioffe Physical-Technical Institute, Russia; (4) Saint Petersburg State University, Russia; (5) CEA-CNRS, France

ThC3 Finite difference k.p modeling of type II MQWs ; M. Lestrade, Z.Q. Li, Z. Simon Li ; Crosslight Software Inc., Canada

ThC4 Efficient Single Photon Absorption by Optimized Superconducting Nanowire Geometries; Mohsen K. Akhlaghi (1), Haig Atikian (2), Jeff F. Young (1), Marko Loncar (2), and A. Hamed Majedi (3) ; (1) University of British Columbia, Canada; (2) Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, USA; (3) University of Waterloo, Canada

15:20-15:50 Coffee Break

15:50-16:50 Post-Deadline Session (Session Chair: Joachim Piprek, NUSOD Institute, USA)

ThPD1 Modeling of HOT (111) HgCdTe MWIR Detector For Fast Response Operation; P. Martyniuka (1), W. Gawrona (1), W. Pusza (1), D. Stanaszek (2), J. Piotrowski (2), A. Rogalskia (1); (1) Military Univ. of Technology, Poland; (2) Vigo System S.A., Poland

ThPD2 Effectively exciting plasmonic resonance by supplemental gates for terahertz photodetection in a grating gated field-effect transistor; N. Guo, W. D. Hu, X. S. Chen, and W. Lu; Shanghai Institute of Technical Physics, China

ThPD3 Electronic properties of 2D hybrid organic/inorganic perovskites for optoelectronic applications; L. Pedesseau (1), J.-M. Jancu (1), A. Rolland (1), E. Deleporte (2), C. Katan (3) and J. Even (1); (1) Université Européenne de Bretagne, France; (2) Laboratoire de Photonique Quantique et Moléculaire, France; (3) CNRS, Institut des Sciences Chimiques de Rennes, France

ThPD4 Design of a lattice-matched III-V-N/Si photovoltaic tandem cell monolithically integrated on silicon substrate ; A. Rolland (1), L. Pedesseau (1), J. Even (1), S. Almosni (1), C. Robert (1), C. Cornet (1), J.M. Jancu (1), J. Benhlal (1), O. Durand (1), A. Le Corre (1), P. Rale (2), L. Lombez (2), J.-F. Guillemoles (2), E. Tea (2), and S. Laribi (2); (1) Université Européenne de Bretagne, France; (2) Institut de Recherche et Développement sur l'Energie Photovoltaïque (IRDEP), France



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