Prof. Alexandra Boltesseva - Purdue University
Emerging material platforms, design and optimization approaches for nanophotonic devices

Prof. Alessandra Lanzara - UC Berkeley
Spin Orbit Coupling in Doped Mott Insulators

Prof. Jelena Vuckovic - Stanford University
Connecting quantum systems through optimized photonics

Dr. Jeff Welser - IBM
Hardware for AI and Quantum Computing

Prof. Shanhui Fan - Stanford University
Metasurface Flat Optics: Unifying Semiconductor Manufacturing and Lens Making

Dr. Bernard Kress - Microsoft
Optical challenges paving the road to the ultimate Mixed Reality experience

Prof. John Bowers - UC Santa Barbara
Reliable, Feedback Insensitive, Quantum Dot Lasers Epitaxially Grown on CMOS Compatible Silicon Substrates

Prof. Jim Harris - Stanford University
Materials and Device Challenges for Next Generation LIDARs