PhosNet group at PIC 2017

Dr. Dimitris Tsiokos will give an invited talk at PIC 2017 that will be held during 7-8 March in Brussels, Belgium. The title of the talk will be "CMOS compatible plasmo-photonics for mass-manufactured, powerful PICs".

PhoeniX BV RAMPLAS Press Release

Read the press release from RAMPLAS consortium member PhoeniX B.V. More details can be found in the project's official website

The first Greek workshop on Photonics

The first Greek workshop on Photonics will take place at National Hellenic Research Foundation (NHR), 16-17 May 2016. Here the complete announcement.

PhosNet group at ICTON 2015

Ms. Theoni Alexoudi will give an invited talk at ICTON 2015 that will be held during 5-9 July in Budapest, Hungary. The title of the talk will be "WDM-enabled Optical RAM and Optical Cache memory architectures for Chip Multiprocessors"

Dimitrios Fitsios 2014 IEEE Graduate Student Fellowship

Phosnet member Mr. Dimitrios Fitsios has been awarded the very prestigious 2014 Graduate Student Fellowship from the IEEE Photonics Society. 


Contact Info

      Dr. Amalia Miliou
Telephone Number +30 2310 998407
E-mail Address amiliou[at]

       Dr. Nikos Pleros
Telephone Number +30 2310 998776
E-mail Address npleros[at]

Postgraduate Courses

  • Technology of Optoelectronic systems, taught at 1st semester, Graduate Program, Dpt. of informatics, course material and lecture slides available at

Description: Optical Communications Technology Roadmap, Advantages of the optical technology and optical networks, Optical Fiber, Fiber Modes Waveguiding, Attenuation, Absorption, Scattering, and Bending Losses, Dispersion, Polarization. Self Phase Modulation, Cross Phase Modulation, Four Wave Mixing, Stimulated Raman Scattering, Stimulated Brillouin Scattering. Passive Devices (Power Couplers, Isolators- Circulators, Polarization Devices, Optical Filters, Gratings and their applications). Optical Amplifiers (EDFA, RAMAN, SOA), Optical Transmitters (LASER, LED), Optical Modulators, Optical Receivers, Wavelength Conversion, Optical switching elements.

  • Advanced topics in Optical Switching, taught at 2nd (spring) semester of Dpt. of informatics Postgraduate program, course material and lecture slides available at

Description: Optically Switched Networks, WDM Optical Networks, Optical Packet/Circuit Switched Networks, Technologies and Architectures for optical links, routers and switches, basic elements of optical switching systems and signal processing systems, optical interconnects, optical data buses, silicon photonics, semiconductor optical amplifier technologies, Optical Switching Matrix Architectures and technologies.