After three impressive schools in Ghent University (Belgium), ePIXfab’s 4th edition of the silicon photonics summer school is coming to Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna (Pisa, Italy).

This edition of the summer school is tailor-made for participants to learn all the way from basics of silicon photonics science and technology to its applications in an ever-growing set of areas. Industrial and academic experts from across the globe will be delivering tutorials on hot-topics and emerging developments in this dynamically changing field. The school provides the audience with an excellent opportunity to engage and interact with the top-notch experts in this field.


The school will run from 1st July to 5th July 2019

Practical information


01-05 July
13PM - 13PM GMT+2


 Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna (Pisa, Italy)



Prof. Benjamin Eggleton - University of Sydney (Australia)


Prof. Roel Baets - Ghent University - imec (Belgium)


Prof. Marco Romagnoli - CNIT - Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna (Italy)


Prof. Juerg Leuthold - ETH (Switzerland)


Prof. Marc Sorel - University of Glasgow (Scotland)


Prof. Leif Katsuo Oxenløwe - Denmark Technical University (Denmark)


Prof. Christian Koos - Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (Germany)


Prof. Laura Lechuga - ICN2 (Spain)


Prof. Lorenzo Pavesi - University of Trento (Italy)


Dr. Bertrand Szelag - CEA-Leti (France)


Prof. Jeremy Witzens - RWTH Aachen (Germany)


Dr. Francesco Testa - Ericsson (Italy)


Prof. Gunther Roelkens - Ghent University - imec (Belgium)


Prof. Andrea Melloni - Politecnico di Milano (Italy)


Prof. Camille Sophie Brès - EPFL (Switzerland)


Prof. Laurent Vivien - C2N, CNRS, Univ. Paris-Sud, Univ. Paris Saclay (France)


Dr. Jerome Bourderionnet - Thales Research & Technology (France)


Prof. Johan Bauwelinck - Ghent University - imec (Belgium)


Prof. Francesco Morichetti - Politecnico di Milano (Italy)


Prof. Giovan Battista - Preve Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna (Italy)


Dr. Matteo Cherchi - VTT (Finland)


Dr. Chen Siming - University College London (UK)