Emrah Acar photo Solomon Assefa photo TYMON BARWICZ photoWilliam M. J. Green photo
 Jens Hofrichter photo Jonathan E. (Jon) Proesel photo Jessie C. Rosenberg photo Alexander V. Rylyakov photo
Yurii A. Vlasov photoChi Xiong photo

Research Areas

Additional information

2012 IEDM postdeadline paper


2012 CLEO Plenary talk


2012 IEEE Comm. Mag., Silicon Nanophotonics Beyond 100G


2011 IBM R&D Journal: Technologies for Exascale systems


2010 SEMICON Talk: CMOS Nanophotonics for Exascale


2008 ECOC Tutorial: On-Chip Si Nanophotonics

Group Name

Silicon Integrated Nanophotonics


Technology Development

  • "CMOS Integrated Silicon Nanophotonics: Enabling Technology for Exascale Computational Systems", William Green, Solomon Assefa, Alexander Rylyakov, Clint Schow, Folkert Horst, and Yurii Vlasov, Invited talk at the
    SEMICON Conference
    , Tokyo , December 1 (2010)
    PDF file with presentation slides
    See also CMOS Integrated Nanophotonics

  • “CMOS integrated optical receivers for on-chip interconnects,” S. Assefa, C. Schow, F. Xia, W. M. J. Green, A. Rylyakov, and Y. Vlasov
    IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics
    , 16(5) 1376-1385 (2010).
    paper (subscription required)

  • “Integration of Germanium Avalanche Photodetectors on Silicon for On-Chip Optical Interconnects”, Solomon Assefa, Fengnian Xia, and Yurii A. Vlasov,
    Electrochemical Society Transactions
    , v. 23 (6), pp. 749 – 756, 2010
    paper (subscription required)

  • Image gallery. Click to enlarge. CMOS Nanophotonics Receiver. Click to enlarge