PHOTONICS: Photonics-Optics Technology Oriented Networking, Information and Computing Systems

Call for Papers and Participants


Silicon photonics technologies open up new opportunities for applications, architectures, design techniques, and design automation tools to fully explore new approaches and address the challenges of next-generation computing systems. PHOTONICS (Photonics-Optics Technology Oriented Networking, Information, and Computing Systems) workshop presents the latest progresses and provides insights into the challenges and future developments of this emerging area. The list of topics covered by PHOTONICS includes, but not limited to, the following:

Paper Submission

Interested authors are encouraged to submit extended abstracts (1~2 pages) by email ( to the organizers. The deadline for submission is December 16th, 2016. Final extended abstracts will be due on December 30th, 2016 and will be made available to the workshop attendees. More information can be found at the PHOTONICS workshop website.

ACM JETC Special Issue on Silicon Photonics

Selected papers will be recommended to the special issue on Silicon Photonics published by ACM Journal of Emerging Technologies in Computing Systems. Interested authors can find related information from ACM JETC call for paper.

Important Dates

Submission deadline: December 16th, 2016
Acceptance notification: December 23rd, 2016
Camera ready: December 30th, 2016