Workshop on Optical Networks (2016)

Saturday, March 26, 2016, 9:30 A.M. to 2:00 P.M.

Venue: 1131, Kemper Hall (Map)




People who are interested in participating/speaking at the workshop, please contact Massimo Tornatore, tornator AT elet DOT polimi DOT it


Timeslot Speaker Topic
9:30 am - 9:40 amMassimo TornatoreWelcome and Introduction
9:40 am - 10:05 amZuqing ZhuTBD
10:05 am - 10:30 amMassimo TornatoreTBD
10:30 am - 10:50 amCoffee Break
10:50 am - 11:15 amYong Li ZhaoTBD
11:15 am - 11:35 amYoncheng LiTBD
11:35 am - 11:55 amRaphael LourencoTBD
11:55 am - 12:15 pmSifat FerdousiTBD
12:15 pm - 12:35 pmLin WangTBD
12:35 pm - 12:55 pmDivya ChittimallaTBD

Presentations are 20 minutes each, followed by 5 minutes for questions.



Davis is very strategically located and has easy access to some of the best travel destinations in the United States.

Networks Lab organized trip to California's wine country
  • Wine Tasting: As two of the world's most famous wine country destinations, Napa Valley and Sonoma County provide an opportunity to visit premier wineries, stately redwoods, magnificent coastlines, and plenty of shopping. If there is enough interest, a winery tour including wine tasting will be organized by the workshop organizers. Please contact Massimo Tornatore, tornator AT elet DOT polimi DOT it, if you are interested.
Other nearby attractions
  • Sacramento - California's capital has a host of cultural attractions, exquisite cuisines, rich heritage (Sacramento Old Town), seats of the California Government, and other popular destinations.
  • Lake Tahoe, Reno and High Sierra - Some of the most popular travel destinations in North America with breathtaking landscapes, snow-capped peaks, crystal clear blue lakes, and high desert valleys. The region provides ample opportunities for activities such as skiing, snowboarding, hiking, etc. in some of the best ski resorts in the country, as well some of the best casinos.

Photos from Previous Years