Workshop on Optical Networks (2019)

Friday, March 8, 2019, 12:30 P.M. to 5:00 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
12:30 pm - 01:00 pmMassimo TornatoreUsing Active Learning to Decrease Probes for QoT Estimation in Optical Networks
01:00 pm - 01:30 pmKrzysztof WalkowiakOptimization of Spectrally-Spatially Flexible Optical Networks with Back-to-Back Regeneration
01:30 pm - 02:00 pmZuqing ZhuTBD
02:00 pm - 02:15 pmCoffee Break
02:15 pm - 02:35 pmPiotr LechowiczIterative local search for migration planning from EONs toward SS-FONs
02:35 pm - 02:55 pmZhizhen ZhongTBD
02:55 pm - 03:15 pmTanjila AhmedDynamic Routing and Spectrum Assignment in Co-Existing Fixed/Flex Grid Optical Networks
03:15 pm - 03:35 pmGiap LeSurvivable Lightpath Mapping for Content and Network Connectivity against Single-Link and Multi-Link Failures
03:35 pm - 03:50 pmCoffee Break
03:50 pm - 04:10 pmAndrea MarottaModelling and experimentation of reliable slicing in 5G networks
04:10 pm - 04:30 pmSabidur RehmanController Placement for Multi-Domain Optical Transport Networks
04:30 pm - 04:50 pmSifat FerdousiTBD



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