Publications

Research V. C. Duarte, et. al, The European BEACON project: "Scalable & Low-Power Microwave Photonics for Flexible, Terabit Telecom Payloads & High-speed Coherent Inter-satellite Links"", presented at  II International Conference on Applications of Optics and Photonics, 26-30 May 2014, Aveiro, Portugal, on-line: http://aop2014.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/Programa_AOP_final.pdf

Industry Aerospace and Defence sector: http://www.airbusgroup.com/int/en/news-media/press-releases/Airbus-Group/Financial_Communication/2014/05/20140527_airbus_defence_and_space_beacon.html

Industry Aerospace and Defence sector: http://northamerica.airbus-group.com/north-america/usa/Airbus-Group-Inc/news/press.20140527_airbus_defence_and_space_beacon.html

Industry Space: http://www.space-airbusds.com/en/press_centre/airbus-defence-and-space-joins-european-beacon-project-on-lighter-and.html

Space industry: Participation in ESA Photonics Workgroup, ESTEC ESA premises, Noordwijk, The Netherlands, May 2014

Research: R. N. Nogueira "Microwave photonics for RF signals detection and processing", Plenary talk at MOMAG, Sep. 2014, Brazil

Space research and industry: J. Anzalchi, et. al, "Application of Photonics in Next generation telecommunication satellites oayloads”, ICSO 2014, Oct. 2014, Tenerife, Spain

Research: A. Ziolowicz et. al, “Hole‐assisted multicore optical fiber for next generation telecom transmission systems”, Applied Physics Letters 2014.

Research: BCTM 2014, San Diego, presentation of BEACON Ge‐Diode optimization results, received best paper award

Industry/R&D Aerospace and Defence sector: Announcement by Constelex: http://www.constelex.eu/index.php/press-releases/55-beacon-photonics-for-telecom-satellites

Wider public: https://www.facebook.com/IHPFFO/posts/724714760920509

Industry/ R&D: fiber optics: http://www.inphotech.pl/en/beacon

https://www.it.pt/project_detail_p.asp?ID=2098

Industry/R&D Aerospace and Defence sector: http://goochandhousego.com/news/beacon-photonics-for-telecom-satellites/

Industry Photonics: http://www.photonicsonline.com/doc/beacon-photonics-for-telecom-satellites-0001

Industry Photonics: http://optics.org/press/2348

Industry Photonics: http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=56252

Industry: http://www.einnews.com/pr_news/206793280/airbus-defence-and-space-joins-european-beacon-project-on-lighter-and-more-capable-photonic-telecoms-satellite-payloads

Industry space: http://www.satnews.com/story.php?number=491827766

Space industry: Participation in ESA Photonics Workgroup, ESTEC ESA premises, Noordwijk, The Netherlands, March 2015

Presentation of BEACON in InPhoTech Booth at: A week of cosmic technologies in Polish pavilion at EXPO2015 in Milan

R&D Europe: Thematic Workshop on Critical Technologies for Space,  Instituto de Telecomunicações – Aveiro, April 10th, 2015, Presentation: " The FP7 BEACON Project" by R. Nogueira,  http://www.av.it.pt/gansat-ws1/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/Workshop-Program1.pdf

R&D SKA: Miguel Drummond, “FP7 project BEACON”, presented during the SKA AAMID consortium meeting at IT Aveiro, 20-22 April 2015

Space industry: J. Anzalchi presentation in ESA workshop "Shining light on future Optical Space Communications Systems", June 2015

Research: V. C. Duarte,  M. V. Drummond,  R.N. Nogueira, “Photonic Beamforming Receiver for Phased Array Antennas”, 10th Conference on Telecommunications CONFTELE 2015, Aveiro, Portugal, Vol. 1, pp. 1-3, September 2015

Contribution to REA-SPACE brochure on call 6 Space programs.

Research:  V. C. Duarte, et al., "Photonic True-Time Delay Beamforming System for a Phased Array Antenna Receiver", to be presented in IMOC 2015, International Microwave and Opto-electronics Conference, Nov. 2015, Brazil

Research: Photonics West 2015, San Francisco, invited presentation regarding Ge‐PD results

Research: T. Varum et. al, "Circularly polarized microstrip antenna array for the Ka-band," Antennas and Propagation & USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, 2015 IEEE International Symposium on, Vancouver, BC, 2015, pp. 1864-1865. doi: 10.1109/APS.2015.7305321

Research: M. Napierała et. al, “Multicore optical fibres for next generation telecommunication transmission systems and components”, Photonics Letters of Poland, Vol. 7 (3), pp. 66-68 (2015)

Research: M. Napierala et. al, “Multicore fibers and their applications”, Conference on Integrated Optics – Sensors, Sensing Structures and Methods, Szczyrk (Poland) 2015

Research: M. Filipowicz et. al, “Er‐doped seven‐core rad‐hard fibres for space applications”, 1st International Conference on Innovative Research and Maritime Applications of Space Technology, Gdansk (Poland) 2015

Research: T. Varum, et. al, “Circularly polarized microstrip antenna array for the Ka‐band”, IEEE AP‐S/URSI International Symp., Vancouver , Canada , Vol. 1 , pp. 1 ‐ 2 , July 2015

Research: M. Filipowicz, et al. “Siedmiordzeniowy światłowód aktywny do zastosowań w satelitach telekomunikacyjnych   (ang. 7-core active fiber for application in  telecom sattellites)”,  Optical fibers and their applications, Nałęczów Poland, 2015

Research: Duarte V. C., et. al, “Photonic True‐Time‐Delay Beamformer for a Phased Array Antenna Receiver based on Self‐Heterodyne Detection”, IEEE Journal of Lightwave technology (2016)

Research: T. Almeida,  et. al, “Experimental demonstration of selective core coupling in multicore fibers of a 200 Gb/s DP-16QAM signal”, OSA Optical Fiber Communications - OFC, Anaheim, United States, Vol. Tu3I.4, pp. 1-4 , March 2016

Marios Kechagias, Jonathan Crabb, Leontios Stampoulidis, Jihan Farzana, Efstratios Kehayas, Marta Filipowicz, Marek Napierala, Michal Murawski, Tomasz Nasilowski, “Multi-core fiber amplifier arrays for intra-satellite links”, ICSO 2016

Research: D. Petousi et. al., "Monolithically Integrated High-Extinction-Ratio MZM With a Segmented Driver in Photonic BiCMOS," in IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, vol. 28, no. 24, pp. 2866-2869, Dec.15, 15 2016. URL: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/stamp/stamp.jsp?tp=&arnumber=7731238&isnumber=7741041

Development and distribution of a BEACON brochure on the OFC 2016 conference, Anheim, USA. March 2016.

Presentation of BEACON in InPhoTech Booth at: International Defence Industry Exhibition  MSPO 2016, Kielce Poland

Presentation of BEACON in InPhoTech Booth at OFC2016 (March, 2016)

Presentation of BEACON to TPC committee of OFC2016 (21st March, 2016)

Presentation of BEACON to general public in seminar dedicated to Light.

March 2016, Aveiro, Portugal.

Oral presentation at the conference: Opto-meeting for young researchers & SPIE student chapter meeting, Gdańsk Poland 2016 Title: Multicore er-doped fibre for application in ionizing radiation environments

Research:  Duarte, V. C., et. al. " Coherent Photonic Beamformer for a Ka-band Phased Array Antenna Receiver Implemented in Silicon Photonic Integrated Circuit" International Conference on Space Optics. Vol. 18. 2016.

Research: Duarte, V. C., et. al, “Coherent Photonic Beamformer for a Ka-band Phased Array Antenna Receiver Implemented in Silicon Photonic Integrated Circuit”, oral presentation at ICSO 2016, Biarritz, France, 18-21 October 2016

Space Research & Industry: R. G. Walker, et. al; “Electro-Optic Modulators for Space Using Gallium Arsenide”, International Conference on Space Optics (ICSO 2016), Biarritz (France), 18-21 October 2016, Paper 185

Research: D. Petousi et. al., "Monolithic photonic BiCMOS sub-system comprising MZM and segmented driver with 13 dB ER at 28 Gb/s," 2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), San Jose, CA, 2016, pp. 1-2 URL: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/stamp/stamp.jsp?tp=&arnumber=7789134&isnumber=7787088

Research: D. Petousi et. al., "High-Speed Monolithically Integrated Silicon Photonic Transmitters in 0.25 µm BiCMOS Platform," ECOC 2016; 42nd European Conference on Optical Communication, Dusseldorf, Germany, 2016, pp. 1-3 URL: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/stamp/stamp.jsp?tp=&arnumber=7767661&isnumber=7766126

Presentation of BEACON to general public in the annual Research Day event of the University of Aveiro, June, 2017

Research:  M. Filipowicz, M. Napierala, M. Murawski, L. Ostrowski, L. Szostkiewicz, P. Mergo, M. Kechagias, J. Farzana, L. Stampoulidis, E. Kehayas, and T. Nasilowski, "Optical Amplifier Based on a 7-core Fiber for Telecommunication Satellite Purposes" in Optical Fiber Communication Conference, Optical Society of America, 2017, paper Th4A.5.

M.Kechagias, J. Crabb, L.Stampoulidis, J.Farzana, E.Kehayas, M.Filipowicz, M.Napierała, M.Murawski, T.Nasiłowski, J.Barbero “Multicore fiber amplifer arrays for intra-satellite links”, International Conference on Space Optics 2016

Research: Drummond  M., et. al, “Dimensioning of a Photonic Coherent Receiver for a Communications Satellite”, submitted to JLT

Research: Duarte, V. C., et. al, “Technology-Agnostic Monitoring and Control System for a Tunable Optical Delay Line”, being prepared to be submitted to Photonics Technology Letters

Research: Duarte, V. C., et. al, “Impact of Intercore Cross-talk of a 7-core EDFA in a Photonic Beamformer System”, submitted to Frontiers in Optics Conference

Final project announcement