22- 26th February 2010
Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre Darling Harbour

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ICONN 2010 Plenary Speaker

Michal Lipson

Michal Lipson is an Associate Professor at the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Cornell University, Ithaca NY. Her research focuses on novel on-chip Nanophotonics devices. She holds numerous patents on novel micron-size photonic structures for light manipulation, and is the author of over 100 technical papers in journals in Physics and Optics. She has pioneered several of the critical building blocks for silicon photonics including the GHz silicon modulators. Professor Lipson’s honors and awards include OSA Fellow, IBM Faculty Award, and NSF Early Career Award.

More information on Professor Lipson can be found at nanophotonics.ece.cornell.edu.