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NeoPhotonics to Present on Advanced PIC Components for Next Generation Optical Networks at OFC in Los Angeles

Presentations Address Photonic Integration in Reconfigurable Networks and Access Networks

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 1, 2012-- NeoPhotonics Corporation (NYSE: NPTN), a leading designer and manufacturer of photonic integrated circuit, or PIC, based modules and subsystems for bandwidth-intensive, high speed communications networks, today announced that it would make the following presentations at the Optical Fiber Conference (OFC) to be held at the Los Angeles Convention Center, March 5-8, 2012. The presentations describe applications of Photonic Integrated Circuits (PICs) in advanced access networks and in next generation reconfigurable optical add drop multiplexer (ROADM) networks.

  • Tuesday, March 6, 2012, 3:15-3:45 pm (NTu1J.6), David Piehler, Ph.D., “PICs in PONs” (invited talk) in the session “FTTx Technologies, Deployment and Applications”
  • Wednesday, March 7, 2012, 2:15-2:30 pm (NW3F.5), Winston Way, Ph.D., “Optimum Architecture for M×N Multicast Switch-Based Colorless, Directionless, Contentionless, and Flexible-Grid ROADM” in the session “ROADM Network Architectures”

In addition, NeoPhotonics will participate in the following panel discussions:

  • Sunday, March 4, 2012, 4:30-7:30 pm (OSu1D), David Piehler, Ph.D., will participate and present a talk entitled “PON Transceiver Modules for the Present and Future” in the Workshop entitled “Energy and Cost-efficient Components and Architectures for Future Optical-Access Systems”
  • Tuesday, March 6, 2012, 3:00-5:00 PM (Market Watch), Tim Jenks will participate in the Panel Discussion “Market Trends for Passive Optical Networks”
  • Thursday, March 8, 2012, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM (NTh4J), Winston Way, Ph.D., will participate in the Panel Discussion “100G Deployments”

In addition, NeoPhotonics is showcasing its broad line of active and passive optical components, modules and subsystems for optical network segments, including: Integrated Coherent Receivers (ICR) and Narrow Linewidth Tunable Lasers (NLW-TL) for coherent 40 Gbps and 100Gbps systems; 40Gbps and 100Gbps CFP modules, SFP, SFP+ and XFP transceivers; GPON, GEPON, 10GPON and NGPON OLTs; Athermal Arrayed Waveguide Gratings (AWG); and Multicast Switches, at the OFC/NFOEC Conference and Exposition at the Los Angeles Convention Center, Booth 2200, March 6 - 8, 2012.

About NeoPhotonics

NeoPhotonics is a leading designer and manufacturer of photonic integrated circuit, or PIC, based modules and subsystems for bandwidth-intensive, high-speed communications networks. The company’s products enable cost-effective, high-speed data transmission and efficient allocation of bandwidth over communications networks. NeoPhotonics maintains headquarters in San Jose, California and ISO 9001:2000 certified engineering and manufacturing facilities in Silicon Valley and Shenzhen, China. NeoPhotonics has been included in the Russell 3000® Index since its reconstitution in June 2011. For additional information, visit

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