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Research Staff Member
Zurich Research Laboratory, Zurich, Switzerland



Antonio La Porta joined IBM Research - Zurich as a Research Staff Member in 2010. His research focuses on the electro-optical integration of photonic devices with particular emphasis on the scalable packaging of silicon photonics at the chip and system level.

Before joining IBM, Antonio was an R&D engineer at Linkra srl, where he was responsible for  developing an electro-optical DPSK transceiver at 40 Gb/s.

He holds a degree in Electrical Engineering from the Università di Catania and obtained his Ph.D. in Electrical and Communication Engineering from Politecnico di Torino, where he studied optoelectronic subsystems for optical packet-switched networks.