On Friday 5th David Hardwick gave the talk “Science for profit and fun in the laser industry” accompanied by Prof. Jes Broeng. The duo addressed entrepreneurship, and shed light on some of the best ways to start a business in an effort to inspire students with innovation dreams. Everybody got a chance to pick theRead more about An Innovative Afternoon with David Hardwick[…]
Number of attendees: 10 The third in the DTU Colloquia series was presented by Prof. Liu Liu, with the talk Waveguide, multiplexer, and interface structures for mode division multiplexing on silicon. He presented recent results on the bus waveguide, mode multiplexer, and fiber interface structures for mode division multiplexing on silicon.
Photonics in 2048 workshop was organized on 13 May 2016 in Copenhagen successfully. The workshop was held under the supervision of DTU Fotonik Innovation agent Monika Luniewska Jensen and the presentations were judged by DTU Fotonik’s Director Lars–Ulrik Aaen Andersen. The workshop started with Monika introducing the participants about the exponential technologies and few inspirational start-upRead more about Photonics in 2048 | Report[…]
A workshop on rethinking trends through photonics, where attendees will leave the workshop with knowledge on structured idea creation and realising ideas. It is hosted in collaboration with Innovation Agent Monika Luniewska Jensen and consists of a theoretical and practical part. The first being a lecture on “Structured creativity, patenting and interdisciplinary approaches”. InRead more about Photonics in 2048[…]
An excellent career planning workshop was held on January 21, 2016 at the Technical University of Denmark (DTU). The student chapter invited Cecilie Burkal Cohrt from the Danish association of Masters and PhDs Dansk Magisterforening (DM). Ms. Cecilie was indeed successful in motivating over 75 PhD students and postdocs during the workshop. The workshop aimedRead more about Career Planning Worshop[…]
As a tradition, again, this year DTU held the Fun Light event aiming to introduce bachelor and master student with the science of light and some applications of it. With more than 60 participants, this event showed once again the high interest of the students for this field. Prof. Peter Uhd Jepsen from the DepartmentRead more about FUNLight 2016[…]
In association with DOPS, we hosted a Careers in Photonics day! The day was mainly targeted students and newly educated persons with an interest in a career in photonics. The speakers for the event included Mads Brøkner Christiansen Project Manager at 3Shape Jes Broeng Professor, Innovation team, DTU Fotonik Co-founder of NKT Photonics A/S ThorRead more about LightTalk: Careers in Photonics[…]
The latest Fun light event that we hosted was on June 18th and was once again strongly attended by both bachelor and master students with more than 70 students participating. This time Prof. Kresten Yvind from Nanophotonic devices group gave a talk on his research in particular about vertical-cavity surface-emitting laser (VCSEL) in the presenceRead more about FUNLight 2015[…]