2019年5月30日星期四，應我院林振教授邀請，美國Little Optics Inc.首席技術官Brent E. Little教授來我校物理與光電工程學院進行學術訪問，并在西大樓412學術報告廳進行了精彩的學術報告交流。
Brent E. Little教授的講座主題為“Highindex photonics”。
Brent E. Little教授深入淺出地介紹了當今光子晶體研究的技術現狀以及產品開發情況。特別在大規模光子集成芯片技術，以及光纖到戶局端光收發器研發方面做了詳細的介紹。
作為Little Optics科技公司的創始人，Little Optics教授特別從工業界的視角對光子集成芯片的技術發展和產業現狀進行了講解。
報告最后，Brent E. Little教授還對當今光子集成芯片技術的未來發展做了展望，提出了相當有趣的科研方向與大家深入探討。
Brent E. Little教授，美國Little Optics Inc.首席技術官，大規模光子集成芯片項目主持人。
Brent Little received his PhD in Electrical Engineering and Advanced Mathematics from the University of Waterloo, Canada in 1994. He was a post-doc at MIT for two years followed by research faculty jointly at both MIT and the University of Maryland between 1996 and 2000. In 2000 he was the founder and CTO of a photonics company, Little Optics Inc near Washington DC, which pioneered high-index photonics for miniaturization of optical components. Dr. Little has also served as Vice President of Photonics at Nomadics, Inc, Director of PLC design at Infinera, and Visiting Scientist at Fujitsu Labs in Japan. He has published more than 300 journal publications and conference talks (h-index of 47), and holds more than 50 parents. Currently he is a visiting professor at the Xian Institute of Optics and Precision Mechanics of CAS in Xian, China, as well as the co-founder and CTO of QXP Technologies Inc, a photonics technology company in Xian China.