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Journals


2021

  • "SiGe EAM-Based Transceivers for Datacenter Interconnects and Radio Over Fiber" Laurens Bogaert, Joris Van Kerrebrouck, Laurens Breyne, Joris Lambrecht, Haolin Li, Kasper van gasse, Jochem Verbist, Michael Vanhoecke, Hannes Ramon, Ashwyn Srinivasan, Peter De Heyn, Joris Van Campenhout, Peter Ossieur, Piet Demeester, Xin Yin, Johan Bauwelinck, Guy Torfs, Gunther Roelkens, IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics ( Volume: 27, Issue: 3, May-June 2021), DOI: 10.1109/JSTQE.2020.3027046 [Link]
  • "A 5G Fiber Wireless 4Gb/s WDM Fronthaul for Flexible 360° Coverage in V-Band massive MIMO Small Cells" Eugenio Ruggeri, Apostolos Tsakyridis, Christos Vagionas, George Kalfas, Ruud M. Oldenbeuving, Paulus W. L. Van Dijk, Chris G. H. Roeloffzen, Yigal Leiba, Nikos Pleros, Amalia Miliou, Journal of Lightwave Technology ( Volume: 39, Issue: 4, Feb.15, 15 2021), DOI: 10.1109/JLT.2020.3029608 [Link]
  • "25.6 Tbps Capacity and Sub-µsec Latency Switching for DataCenters Using >1000-Port Optical Packet Switch " Apostolos Tsakyridis, Nikos Terzenidis, George Giamougiannis, Miltiadis Moralis-Pegios, Konstantinos Vyrsokinos, Nikos Pleros, IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics ( Volume: 27, Issue: 2, March-April 2021) , DOI: 10.1109/JSTQE.2020.3021481 [Link]
  • "Low Power All-Digital Radio-Over-Fiber Transmission for 28-GHz Band Using Parallel Electro-Absorption Modulators" Jakob Declercq, Haolin Li, Joris Van Kerrebrouck, Michiel Verplaetse, Hannes Ramon, Laurens Bogaert, Joris Lambrecht, Chia-Yi Wu, Laurens Breyne, Olivier Caytan, Sam Lemey, Johan Bauwelinck, Xin Yin, Peter Ossieur, Piet Demeester, Guy Torfs, Journal of Lightwave Technology ( Volume: 39, Issue: 4, Feb.15, 15 2021), DOI: 10.1109/JLT.2020.3029105 [Link]
  • "SiPhotonics/GaAs 28-GHz Transceiver With Reflective EAM for Laser-Less mmWave-Over-Fiber" Laurens Bogaert, Joris Van Kerrebrouck, Haolin Li, Igor Lima de Paula, Kasper van gasse, Chia-Yi Wu, Peter Ossieur, Sam Lemey, Hendrik Rogier, Piet Demeester, Gunther Roelkens, Johan Bauwelinck, Guy Torfs, Journal of Lightwave Technology ( Volume: 39, Issue: 3, Feb.1, 1 2021), DOI: 10.1109/JLT.2020.3021175 [Link]

2020

  • "On the Ring Resonator-Based Dispersion Compensation Method for Analog 5G/B5G Mobile Fronthauling" Panagiotis Toumasis, Giannis Giannoulis, G. Poulopoulos, Konstantina Kanta, Dimitrios Apostolopoulos, Hercules Avramopoulos, Published in: Journal of Lightwave Technology ( Early Access ) [Link]
  • "Linearity Measurements on a 5G mmWave Fiber Wireless IFoF Fronthaul Link With Analog RF Beamforming and 120° Degrees " Christos Vagionas, Eugenio Ruggeri, Apostolos Tsakyridis, George Kalfas, Yigal Leiba, Amalia Miliou, Nikos Pleros, IEEE Communications Letters ( Volume: 24, Issue: 12, Dec. 2020), DOI: 10.1109/LCOMM.2020.3019733 [Link]
  • "Analog fiber-wireless downlink transmission of IFoF/mmWave over in-field deployed legacy PON infrastructure for 5G fronthauling " Konstantina Kanta, Annachiara Pagano, Eugenio Ruggeri, Mauro Agus, Ioannis Stratakos, Roberto Merchinelli, Christos Vagionas, Panagiotis Toumasis, George Kalfas, Giannis Giannoulis, Amalia Miliou, George Lentaris, Dimitrios Apostolopoulos, Nikos Pleros, Dimitrios Soudris, Hercules Avramopoulos, Journal of Optical Communications and Networking Vol. 12, Issue 10, pp. D57-D65 (2020), DOI: 10.1364/JOCN.391803 [Link]
  • "Theoretical and Experimental Analysis of Burst-Mode Wavelength Conversion via a Differentially-Biased SOA-MZI" Apostolos Tsakyridis, Miltiadis Moralis-Pegios, Christos Vagionas, Eugenio Ruggeri, George Mourgias-Alexandris, Amalia Miliou, Nikos Pleros, Journal of Lightwave Technology ( Volume: 38, Issue: 17, Sept.1, 1 2020), DOI: 10.1109/JLT.2020.2995471 [Link]
  • "Multi-User V-Band Uplink Using a Massive MIMO Antenna and a Fiber-Wireless IFoF Fronthaul for 5G mmWave Small-Cells" Eugenio Ruggeri, Apostolos Tsakyridis, Christos Vagionas, Yigal Leiba, George Kalfas, Nikos Pleros, Amalia Miliou, Journal of Lightwave Technology ( Volume: 38, Issue: 19, Oct.1, 1 2020), DOI:10.1109/JLT.2020.2984374 [Link]
  • "Distributed Antenna System Using Sigma-Delta Intermediate-Frequency-Over-Fiber for Frequency Bands Above 24 GHz" Chia-Yi Wu, Haolin Li, Joris Van Kerrebrouck, Achim Vandierendonck, Igor Lima de Paula, Laurens Breyne, Olivier Caytan, Sam Lemey, Hendrik Rogier, Johan Bauwelinck, Piet Demeester and Guy Torfs, Journal of Lightwave Technology ( Volume: 38, Issue: 10, May15, 15 2020), DOI: 10.1109/JLT.2020.2976605 [Link]
  • "36 Gb/s Narrowband Photoreceiver for mmWave Analog Radio-Over-Fiber" Laurens Bogaert, Haolin Li, Kasper Van Gasse, Joris Van Kerrebrouck, Johan Bauwelinck, Günther Roelkens and Guy Torfs, Journal of Lightwave Technology ( Volume: 38, Issue: 12, June15, 15 2020), DOI: 10.1109/JLT.2020.2968149 [Link]
  • "A Gated Service MAC Protocol for sub-ms Latency 5G Fiber-Wireless MmWave C-RANs" A. Mesodiakaki, P. Maniotis, M. Gatzianas, C. Vagionas, N. Pleros, and G. Kalfas, IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, early access, Dec. 2020 , DOI: 10.1109/TWC.2020.3042762
  • "Distributed Multi-User MIMO Transmission Using Real-Time Sigma-Delta-over-Fiber for Next Generation Fronthaul Interface" C.-Y. Wu, H. Li, O. A. Eduard Caytan, J. Van Kerrebrouck, L. Breyne, J. Bauwelinck, P. Demeester, and G. Torfs, Journal of Lightwave Technology, 2020 (published online Oct.2019) [Link]
  • "Considerations on the Use of Digital Signal Processing in Future Optical Access Networks" L. Anet Neto, J. Maes, P. Larsson-Edefors, J. Nakagawa, K. Onohara, and S. Trowbridge, Journal of Lightwave Technology, 2020 (published online Oct.2019) [Link]
  • "Real-Time 100-GS/s Sigma-Delta Modulator for All-Digital Radio-over-Fiber Transmission" H. Li, M. Verplaetse, J. Verbist, J. Van Kerrebrouck, L. Breyne, C.-Y. Wu, L. Bogaert, X. Yin, J. Bauwelinck, P. Demeester, and G. Torfs, Journal of Lightwave Technology, 38.2, pp. 386-393, Jan. 2020 [Link]

2019

  • "High-speed PAM4-based Optical SDM Interconnects with Directly Modulated Long-wavelength VCSEL" Joris Van Kerrebrouck, Xiaodan Pang, Oskars Ozolins, Rui Lin, Aleksejs Udalcovs, Lu Zhang, Haolin Li, Silvia Spiga, Markus-Christian Amann, Lin Gan, Ming Tang, Songnian Fu, Richard Schatz, Gunnar Jacobsen, Sergei Popov, Deming Liu, Weijun Tong, Guy Torfs, Johan Bauwelinck, Jiajia Chen, Xin Yin Journal of Lightwave Technology ( Volume: 37, Issue: 2, Jan.15, 15 2019), DOI: 10.1109/JLT.2018.2875538, [Link]
  • "A 5G C-RAN Optical Fronthaul Architecture for Hotspot Areas Using OFDM-Based Analog IFoF Waveforms " Charoula Mitsolidou, Christos Vagionas, Agapi Mesodiakaki, Pavlos Maniotis, George Kalfas, Chris G. H. Roeloffzen, Paul W. L. van Dijk, Ruud M. Oldenbeuving, Amalia Miliou and Nikos Pleros, Appl. Sci. 2019, 9(19), 4059 [Link]
  • "Integrated Photonic Filters in Support of Converged 5G Mobile Fronthaul & Midhaul Transport Layers" G. Giannoulis, K. Tokas, G. Poulopoulos, G. Kanakis, P. Toumasis, K. Kanta, D. Apostolopoulos, and H. Avramopoulos, Fiber and Integrated Optics, Dec. 2019 [Link]
  • "A 5G mmWave C-RAN optical fronthaul architecture for hot-spot areas using OFDM-based analog IFoF waveforms" C. Mitsolidou, C. Vagionas, A. Mesodiakaki, P. Maniotis, G. Kalfas, C. G. H. Roeloffzen, P. W. L. van Dijk, R. M. Oldenbeuving, A. Miliou and N. Pleros, MDPI Applied Sciences September 2019 [Link]
  • "A Deeply Saturated Differentially-Biased SOA-MZI for 20 Gb/s Burst-Mode NRZ Traffic" A. Tsakyridis, M. Moralis-Pegios, C. Vagionas, E. Ruggeri, G. Kalfas, A. Miliou, N. Pleros, Applied Sciences 9.15, 2971, Jul. 2019 [Link]
  • "High-Speed VCSEL-Based Transceiver for 200 GbE Short-Reach Intra-Datacenter Optical Interconnects" G. Kanakis, N. Iliadis, W. Soenen, B. Moeneclaey, N. Argyris, D. Kalavrouziotis, S. Spiga, P. Bakopoulos, and H. Avramopoulos, Applied Sciences 9.12, 2488, Jun. 2019 [Link]
  • "A 5G mmWave Fiber-Wireless IFoF Analog Mobile Fronthaul link with up to 24Gb/s Multi-band Wireless Capacity" N. Argyris, G. Giannoulis, K. Kanta, N. Iliadis, C. Vagionas, S. Papaioannou, G. Kalfas, D. Apostolopoulos, C. Caillaud, H. Debrégeas, N. Pleros and H. Avramopoulos, IEEE/OSA J. of Lightwave Technol., Vol. 37, No. 12, pp. 2883-2891, June 2019 [Link]
  • "Pattern-Driven Resource Allocation in Optical Networks" P. Kokkinos, P. Soumplis and E. A. Varvarigos, "," in IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management, vol. 16, no. 2, pp. 489-504, Jun. 2019 [Link]
  • "Next Generation Fiber-Wireless Fronthaul for 5G mmWave Networks" G. Kalfas et al., IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 57, no. 3, pp. 138-144, March 2019. doi: 10.1109/MCOM.2019.1800266 [Link]
  • "Nonlinearity Tolerant High-speed DMT Transmission with 1.5-μm Single-mode VCSEL and Multi-core Fibers for Optical Interconnects" L. Zhang, J. Van Kerrebrouck, R. Lin, X. Pang, A. Udalcovs, O. Ozolins, S. Spiga, M. C. Amann, G. Van Steenberge, L. Gan, M. Tang, S. Fu, R. Schatz, S. Popov, D. Liu, W. Tong, S. Xiao, G. Torfs, J. Chen, J. Bauwelinck, and X. Yin, Journal of Lightwave Technology, 37. 2, pp. 380-388, Jan. 2019 [Link]
  • "Flexible Filtering Element on SOI with Wide Bandwidth tunability and Full FSR tuning" G. Poulopoulos, G. Giannoulis, N. Iliadis, D. Kalavrouziotis, D. Apostolopoulos, and H. Avramopoulos, Journal of Lightwave Technology, 37.2, pp. 300-306, Jan. 2019 [Link]
  • "Scenarios and Economic Analysis of Fronthaul in 5G Optical Networks" A. Di Giglio and A. Pagano, Journal of Lightwave Technology, vol. 37, no. 2, pp. 585-591, Jan. 2019 [Link]

2018

  • "Mobile Fronthaul Architecture and Technologies: A RAN Equipment Assessment [Invited] " P. Chanclou, L. Anet Neto, K. Grzybowski, Z. Tayq, F. Saliou, and N. Genay, Journal of Optical Communications and Networking Vol. 10, Issue 1, pp. A1-A7 (2018), DOI: 10.1364/JOCN.10.0000A1 [Link]
  • "Analog Radio-Over-Fiber Transceivers Based on III–V-on-Silicon Photonics" K. Van Gasse, L. Bogaert, L. Breyne, J. Van Kerrebrouck, S. Dhoore, C. Op de Beeck, A. Katumba, C.-Y. Wu, H. Li, J. Verbist, A. Rahim, A. Abbasi, B. Moeneclaey, Z. Wang, H. Chen, J. Van Campenhout, X. Yin, B. Kuyken, G. Morthier, J. Bauwelinck, G. Torfs, and G. Roelkens, IEEE Photonics Technology Letters 30.21 (2018): 1818-1821, Nov. 2018 [Link]
  • "TDM-PON PAM Downstream Transmission for 25 Gbit/s and Beyond" Sylvain Barthomeuf, Fabienne Saliou, Luiz Anet Neto, Philippe Chanclou, and Didier Erasme, In Photonics (Vol. 5, No. 4, p. 45). Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute, Nov. 2018 [Link]
  • "Efficient network planning for Internet of Things with QoS constraints" Ilias Gravalos, Prodromos Makris, Kostas Christodoulopoulos, Emmanouel A. Varvarigos, IEEE Internet of Things Journal, vol. 5, no.5, pp. 3823-3836, Oct. 2018 [Link]
  • "View on 5G Architecture: Fiber Wireless Point-to-Multipoint solutions" 5GPP Architecture Working Group, v. 3.0, Jun. 2019 [Link]
  • "ATTO: Wireless networking at fiber speed" Guy Torfs, Haolin Li, Sam Agneessens, Johan Bauwelinck, Laurens Breyne, Olivier Caytan, Wout Joseph, Sam Lemey, Hendrik Rogier, Arno Thielens, Dries Vande Ginste, Joris Van Kerrebrouck, Gunter Vermeeren, Xin Yin, and Piet Demeester, Journal of Lightwave Technology 36.8 (2018): 1468-1477, Apr. 2018 [Link]
  • "From Webscale to Telco, the Cloud Native Journey" B. Sayadi, N. Stasinopoulos, B. Al. Jammal, T. Deiss, A. Ropodi, I. Fajjari, C. Patachia, D. Griffin, D. Breitgand, J. Martrat, R. Vilalta, S. Siddiqui, G. Baldoni, 5GPP White Paper [Link]

2017

  • "Non-Saturation Delay Analysis of Medium Transparent MAC Protocol for 60 GHz Fiber-Wireless Towards 5G mmWave Networks" George Kalfas; John Vardakas; Luis Alonso; Cristos Verikoukis; Nikos Pleros, Journal of Lightwave Technology ( Volume: 35, Issue: 18, Sept.15, 15 2017) [Link]
  • "How Does Passive Optical Network Tackle Radio Access Network Evolution? " Philippe Chanclou, Hiroo Suzuki, Jin Wang, Yiran Ma, Mauro Renato Boldi, Kazuki Tanaka, Seungjoo Hong, Claudio Rodrigues, Luiz Anet Neto, and Jiang Ming, Journal of Optical Communications and Networking Vol. 9, Issue 11, pp. 1030-1040 (2017), DOI: 10.1364/JOCN.9.001030 [Link]

Conferences


2021

  • "Demonstration of Low-Latency ETH-switched DataCenter and 5G Fronthaul Networks Using the 1024-port Hipoλaos Optical Packet Switch"
  • George Giamougiannis, Apostolos Tsakyridis, Nikos Terzenidis, Dimosthenis Spasopoulos, Christos Vagionas, Nikos Pleros, February 2021
  • "A Flexible and Reconfigurable Si3N4 ROADM-enabled 5G mmWave IFoF Fiber Wireless Fronthaul with 60 GHz beamsteering capabilities"
  • A Tsakyridis, Eugenio Ruggeri, George Kalfas, R. M. Oldenbeuving, P W L Van Dijk, C Roeloffzen, Yigal Leiba, A Miliou, Nikos Pleros, Christos Vagionas February 2021 Project: 5G-PHOS

2020

  • "Demonstration of a scalable distributed antenna system using real-time bit-interleaved sigma-delta-over-fiber architectures"
  • Chia-Yi Wu, Caro Meysmans, Haolin Li, Joris Van Kerrebrouck, Olivier Caytan, Sam Lemey, Johan Bauwelinck, Piet Demeester and Guy Torfs, 2020 European Conference on Optical Communications (ECOC), Proceedings.
  • "A 25.6 Tbps capacity 1024-port Hipoλaos Optical Packet Switch Architecture for disaggregated datacenters"
  • N. Terzenidis, A. Tsakyridis, G. Giamougiannis, M. Moralis-Pegios, K. Vyrsokinos, and N. Pleros, Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC) 2020 OSA Technical Digest (Optical Society of America, 2020), paper W1F.4
  • "An end-to-end 5G automotive ecosystem for autonomousdriving vehicles"
  • Raddo, T., Cimoli, B., Sirbu, B., Rommel, S., Tekin, T., & Tafur Monroy, I. (2020). An end-to-end 5G automotiveecosystem for autonomous driving vehicles. In B. B. Dingel, K. Tsukamoto, & S. Mikroulis (Eds.), BroadbandAccess Communication Technologies XIV [1130705] (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society forOptical Engineering; Vol. 11307). SPIE.
  • "Network Slicing in 5G Infrastructures from the Edge to the Core"
  • P. Kokkinos, Polyzois. Soumplis, Aristotelis Kretsis, Manos Varvarigos, 2020 12th International Symposium on Communication Systems, Networks and Digital Signal Processing (CSNDSP)
  • "Network Slicing in Fiber Wireless Fronthaul for 5G Networks"
  • Polyzois Soumplis, Panagiotis Kokkinos, Emmanouel (Manos) Varvarigos
  • "SiPhotonics/GaAs 28-GHz Transceiver for mmWave-over-Fiber Laser-Less Active Antenna Units"
  • L. Bogaert, J. Van Kerrebrouck, H. Li, I. L. de Paula, K. Van Gasse, S. Lemey, H. Rogier, P. Demeester, G. Roelkens, J. Bauwelinck, and G. Torfs, Optical Fiber Communication Conference Postdeadline Papers 2020 (Optical Society of America, 2020), paper Th4A.5
  • "Software Defined Networking in a Converged 5G Fiber-Wireless Network"
  • Nikos Psaromanolakis, Athina Ropodi, Pavlos Fragkogiannis, Kostas Tsagkaris, Luiz Anet Neto, Anas el Ankouri, Minqi Wang, Gael Simon, Philippe Chanclou, 2020 European Conference on Networks and Communications (EuCNC)
  • "An end-to-end 5G fiber wireless A-RoF/IFoF link based on a 60 GHz beamsteering antenna and an InP EML"
  • Christos Vagionas, Eugenio Ruggeri, George Kalfas, Bogdan Sirbu, Yigal Leiba, Konstantina Kanta, Giannis Giannoulis, Christophe Caillaud, Giancarlo Cerulo, Franck Mallecot, Thiago R. Raddo, Agapi Mesodiakaki, Marios Gatzianas, Dimitris Apostolopoulos, Hercules Avramopoulos, Idelfonso Tafur-Monroy, Tolga Tekin, Amalia Miliou, Nikos Pleros, Proceedings Volume 11307, Broadband Access Communication Technologies XIV; 113070A (2020)
  • "End-to-End Delay Performance of Analog Fiber Wireless Architecture for 5G NR Fronthaul"
  • E. Datsika; J. Vardakas; G. Kalfas; C. Vagionas; A. Mesodiakaki; C. Verikoukis,2020 22nd International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON)
  • "60 GHz resonant photoreceiver with an integrated SiGe HBT amplifier for analog radio-over-fiber links"
  • Nishant Singh, Joris Van Kerrebrouck, Christophe Caillaud, Piet Demeester, Xin Yin and Guy Torfs (2020) 2020 European Conference on Optical Communications (ECOC), Proceedings.
  • "Investigation of De-embedding Techniques Applied on Uni-Traveling Carrier Photodiodes"
  • Konstantinou, D., Caillaud, C., Rommel, S., Johannsen, U., & Monroy, I. T. (2021). Investigation of De-embedding Techniques Applied on Uni-Traveling Carrier Photodiodes. In 2020 50th European MicrowaveConference (EuMC)
  • "Flexible 360o 5G mmWave small cell coverage through WDM 4x1 Gb/s Fiber Wireless fronthaul and a Si3N4 OADM-assisted massive MIMO Phased Array Antenna"
  • Eugenio Ruggeri, Apostolos Tsakyridis, Christos Vagionas, George Kalfas, Ruud M. Oldenbeuving, Paul W. L. van Dijk, Chris G.H. Roeloffzen, Yigal Leiba, Nikos Pleros, and Amalia Miliou, Communication Conference (OFC) 2020 OSA Technical Digest (Optical Society of America, 2020), paper T4A.5
  • "Low Power All-Digital Radio-over-Fiber Transmission for 28-GHz Band using Parallel Electro-Absorption Modulators"
  • H. Li, J. Van Kerrebrouck, H. Ramon, L. Bogaert, J. Lambrecht, C.-Y. Wu, L. Breyne, J. Declercq, J. Bauwelinck, X. Yin, P. Ossieur, P. Demeester, and G. Torfs, Optical Fiber Communication Conference (OFC) 2020 OSA Technical Digest (Optical Society of America, 2020), paper M2F.6
  • "Simulation of an Integrated UTC-Photodiode with a High-Speed TIA for 5G mm-Wave Generation"
  • Konstantinou, D., Caillaud, C., Shivan, T., Rommel, S., Johannsen, U., Blache, F., Mallecot, F., Krozer, V., &Monroy, I. T. , 2020 International Conference on Numerical Simulation of Optoelectronic Devices (NUSOD)

2019

  • “Converged Analog Fiber Wireless Point-to-Multipoint architecture for eCPRI 5G fronthaul networks”
  • G. Kalfas, M. Agus, A. Pagano, L. A net Neto, A. Mesodiakaki, Ch. Vagionas, J. Vardakas, E. Datsika, C. Verikoukis, and N. Pleros, IEEE Globecom 2019
  • “Fiber Wireless A-RoF/IFoF uplink of 0.4 Gb/s 16-QAM and 0.6 Gb/s QPSK over a 32-element 60GHz phased array antenna for 5G fronthaul networks”
  • E. Ruggeri, A. Tsakyridis, G. Kalfas, A. Miliou, N. Pleros, C. Vagionas, and Y. Leiba, IEEE MWP 2019, Oct. 2019
  • “Integrated Photonic Filters for Flexible Analog-based Mobile Fronthauling”
  • G. Giannoulis, P. Toumasis, K. Kanta, G. Poulopoulos, K. Tokas, D. Apostolopoulos, and H. Avramopoulos, IEEE FOAN 2019, Oct. 2019
  • “Distributed MU-MIMO demonstration using FPGA-based sigma-delta-over-fiber”
  • Chia-Yi Wu, Haolin Li, Olivier Caytan, Joris Van Kerrebrouck, Laurens Breyne, Sam Lemey, Hendrik Rogier, Johan Bauwelinck, Piet Demeester, and Guy Torfs, IEEE/OSA ECOC 2019, Sep. 2019
  • “Narrowband photoreceiver for analog radio-over-fiber in the 24.25-29.5 GHZ band”
  • Laurens Bogaert, Haolin Li, Kasper Van Gasse, Joris Van Kerrebrouck, Johan Bauwelinck, Gunther Roelkens, and Guy Torfs, IEEE/OSA ECOC 2019, Sep. 2019
  • “Multi-user IFoF uplink transmission over a 32-element 60GHz phased array antenna enabling both Frequency and Spatial Division Multiplexing”
  • Ruggeri Eugenio, Vagionas Christos, Karagiorgos Nikolaos, Tsakiridis Apostolos, Leiba Yigal, Kalfas George, Mesodiakaki Agapi, Siozios Konstantinos, Miliou Amalia, and Pleros Nikolaos., IEEE ECOC 2019
  • “The optical fiber and mmwave wireless convergence for 5G fronthaul networks”
  • Thiago R. Raddo, Simon Rommel, Bruno Cimoli, and Idelfonso Tafur Monroy, IEEE 5GWF 2019, Sep. 2019
  • “The integration of 5G, PON and VLC technologies for ubiquitous connectivity in autonomous and cooperative systems”
  • I. Kurbatska, J. Braunfelds, V. Bobrovs, S. Spolitis, T.R. Raddo, B. Cimoli, S. Rommel, and I. Tafur Monroy, IEEE 5GWF 2019, Sep. 2019
  • “Quantum data encryption as a service on demand: Eindhoven QKD network testbed”
  • T. R. Raddo, S. Rommel, V. Land, C. Okonkwo, and I. T. Monroy, IEEE ICTON 2019, Jul. 2019
  • “Secure OCDM intra-data center systems enabled by photonic integrated devices”
  • T. R. Raddo, J. J. Vegas Olmos, and I. T. Monroy, IEEE ICTON 2019, Jul. 2019
  • “Analog radio over fiber fronthaul for high bandwidth 5G millimeter-wave carrier aggregated OFDM”
  • Dimitrios Konstantinou, Alvaro Morales, Simon Rommel, Thiago R. Raddo, Ulf Johannsen, and Idelfonso Tafur Monroy, IEEE ICTON 2019, Jul. 2019
  • “FTTH and 5G Xhaul Synergies for the Present and Future”
  • Philippe Chanclou, Luiz Anet Neto, Gael Simon, Anas El Ankouri, Sylvain Barthomeuf, and Fabienne Saliou, IEEE ICTON 2019, Jul. 2019
  • “6G and fog node mobile systems for cooperative, autonomous, and dynamic applications”
  • T. R. Raddo, S. Rommel, B. Cimoli, and I. T. Monroy, in Proc IMOC, Aveiro, Portugal, 2019.
  • “5G overlaid PON for autonomous driving vehicles and cooperative robotics”
  • I. Kurbatska, T.R. Raddo, J. Braunfelds, V. Bobrovs, S. Spolitis, B. Cimoli, S. Rommel, and I. T. Monroy, in Proc. IEEE 5G World Forum, Dresden, Germany, 2019.
  • “Bidirectional K-band photonic/wireless link for 5G communications”
  • A. Morales, D. Konstantinou, S. Rommel, T. R. Raddo, U. Johannsen, C. Okonkwo and I. Tafur Monroy, in Proc. IRMMW-THz Conference, Paris, France, 2019.
  • “An eHealth-care driven perspective on 5G networks and infrastructure”
  • D. Konstantinou, S. Rommel, A. Morales, T. R. Raddo, U. Johannsen, and I. T. Monroy, in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Interactive Mobile Communication, Technologies and Learning, Thessaloniki, Greece, 2019.
  • “A 5G C-RAN Architecture for Hot-Spots: OFDM based Analog IFoF PHY and MAC Layer Design”
  • C. Mitsolidou, C. Vagionas, A. Mesodiakaki, P. Maniotis, G. Kalfas, A. Miliou, N. Pleros, C. G. H. Roeloffzen, P. W. L. van Dijk, and R. M. Oldenbeuving, EuCNC 2019, Valencia, Spain
  • “Analog IFoF/mmWave 5G Optical Fronthaul Architecture for Hot-Spots using Multi-Channel OFDM-based WDM signals”
  • C. Mitsolidou, C. Vagionas, A. Mesodiakaki, P. Maniotis, G. Kalfas, C. G. H. Roeloffzen, P. W. L. van Dijk, R. M. Oldenbeuving, A. Miliou and N. Pleros, IEEE ONDM 2019, Athens, Greece
  • “A Gated Service MAC Protocol for 5G Fiber-Wireless Cloud-Radio Access Networks”
  • Mesodiakaki, P. Maniotis, G. Kalfas, C. Vagiona , J. Vardakas, E. Kartsakli, A. Antonopoulos, E. Datsika , C. Verikoukis ,and N. Pleros, IEEE ONDM 2019, Athens, Greece
  • “Downlink Coordinated Beamforming Policies for 5G Millimeter Wave Dense Networks”
  • M. Gatzianas, G. Kalfas, C. Vagionas, and A. Mesodiakaki, IEEE EuCNC, Valencia, Spain, 2019.
  • “Secure intra-data center OCDMA systems enabled by photonic integrated devices”
  • T. R. Raddo, et al., IEEE ICTON, Angers, France, 2019.
  • “Analog Radio-over-Fiber 5G Fronthaul Systems: blueSPACE and 5G-PHOS Projects Convergence”
  • Thiago R. Raddo, Simon Rommel, Idelfonso Tafur Monroy, Chris Vagionas, George Kalfas, and Nikos Pleros, IEEE EUCNC, Valencia, Spain, 2019.
  • “Delay Analysis of a Gated Service MAC Protocol for Fiber-Wireless 5G MmWave C-RANs”
  • A. Mesodiakaki, P. Maniotis, C. Vagionas, J. Vardakas, E. Kartsakli, A. Antonopoulos, C. Verikoukis, N. Pleros, and G. Kalfas, IEEE ICC 2019, Shanghai, China.
  • “Air Trenches-assisted Highly Selective, Fully Flexible SOI Filtering Element”
  • G. Poulopoulos, G. Kanakis, P. Toumasis, G. Giannoulis, D. Kalavrouziotis, D. Apostolopoulos, and H. Avramopoulos, OFC, 2019, Washington, D.C., Mar. 2019
  • “Real-Time 100-GS/s Sigma-Delta All-Digital Radio-over- Fiber Transmitter for 22.75-27.5 GHz Band”
  • H. Li, M. Verplaetse, J. Verbist, J. Van Kerrebrouck, L. Breyne, C.-Y. Wu, L. Bogaert, X. Yin, J. Bauwelinck, P. Demeester, and G. Torfs, OFC, 2019, Washington, D.C., Mar. 2019
  • “Equalization and Interoperability Challenges in Next Generation Passive Optical Networks”
  • S. Barthomeuf, F. Saliou, L. Anet Neto, G. Simon, F. Bourgart, P. Chanclou, and D. Erasme, “”, OFC, 2019, Washington, D.C., Mar. 2019
  • “SOI-ring based analog phase processing for chromatic dispersion compensation in A-IFoF Fronthaul”
  • Konstantina Kanta, Panagiotis Toumasis, Giannis Poulopoulos, Nikos Iliadis, Nikos Argyris, Giannis Giannoulis, Dimitris Apostolopoulos, Hercules Avramopoulos, OFC 2019, Washington, D.C., Mar. 2019
  • “Optical burst-mode wavelength conversion for 10Gb/s NRZ optical signals”
  • Apostolos Tsakyridis, Miltiadis Moralis-Pegios, Christos Vagionas, Konstantinos Vyrsokinos, and Nikos Pleros, SPIE OPTO 2019, Feb. 2019
  • “Beyond 5G - wireless data center connectivity”
  • S. Rommel, T. R. Raddo, U. Johannsen, C. Okonkwoa, and I. T. Monroy, SPIE Photonics West, USA, 2019.
  • 2018

  • "DSP enabled Fiber-Wireless IFoF/mmWave link for 5G Analog Mobile Fronthaul"
  • Argyris N., Kanta K, Iliadis N, Giannoulis G, Apostolopoulos D, Avramopoulos H, Papaioannou S, Vagionas C, Kalfas G, Pleros Nikolaos, IKEECONF-2019-005
  • "Novel 5G broadband front-haul architectures for ultra-dense and hot-spot areas exploiting optical technologies and photonic integrated circuits"
  • M. Agus Annachiara Pagano, Roberto Magri, Vagionas C, Kalfas G, Pleros Nikolaos, Conference: 20th Italian National Conference on Photonic Technologies (Fotonica 2018)
  • "Implementation of an SDN-Enabled 5G Experimental Platform for Core and Radio Access Network Support"
  • Kostas Ramantas, Elli Kartsakli, Mikel Irazabal, Angelos Antonopoulos, Christos Verikoukis, (2018) Quality of Service Provisioning in High-Capacity 5G Fronthaul/Backhaul Networks. In: Auer M., Tsiatsos T. (eds) Interactive Mobile Communication Technologies and Learning. IMCL 2017. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol 725. Springer, Cham
  • "Sigma-Delta Radio-over-Fiber with Passive Opto-Antenna for Low-Power Short-Reach Optical-Wireless Downlink"
  • H. Li, O. Caytan, J. Van Kerrebrouck, L. Bogaert, C.-Y. Wu, L. Breyne, J. Bauwelinck, H. Rogier, P. Demeester and G. Torfs, Symposium IEEE Photonics Society Benelux. Nov. 2018
  • "High Optical Budget 25Gbit/s PON with PAM4 and Optically Amplified O Band Downstream Transmission"
  • S. Barthomeuf, F. Saliou, L. A. Neto, P. Chanclou and D. Erasme, 2018 European Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC), Rome, Sep. 2018
  • "Real-Time 4x3.5Gbps Sigma Delta Radio-over-Fiber for a Low-Cost 5G C-RAN Downlink"
  • Chia-Yi Wu, Haolin Li, Joris Van Kerrebrouck, Laurens Breyne, Laurens Bogaert, Piet Demeester, and Guy Torfs, 2018 European Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC), Rome, Sep. 2018
  • "Virtual Resource Consolidation in the Edge for 5G Networks"
  • P. Kokkinos, A. Kretsis, and E. Varvarigos. Proc. IEEE PIMRC, Bologna, Italy, Sep. 2018
  • "Data center connectivity by 6G wireless systems"
  • S. Rommel, T. R. Raddo and I. T. Monroy, in Proc. IEEE PSC, Sep. 2018
  • "A C-RAN Based 5G Platform with a Fully Virtualized, SDN Controlled Optical/Wireless Fronthaul"
  • K. Ramantas, A. Antonopoulos, E. Kartsakli, P.-V. Mekikis, J. Vardakas, and C. Verikoukis, IEEE ICTON 2018, Jul. 2018
  • "A six-channel mmWave/IFoF link with 24Gb/s Capacity for 5G Fronthaul Networks"
  • C. Vagionas, S. Papaioannou, G. Kalfas, N. Pleros, N. Argyris, K. Kanta, N. Iliadis, G. Giannoulis, D. Apostolopoulos and H. Avramopoulos, International Topical Meeting on Microwave Photonics (MWP), 22-25 Oct. 2018 Toulouse, France. DOI: 10.1109/MWP.2018.8552924
  • "A 6-band 12Gb/s IFoF/V-band Fiber-Wireless Fronthaul link using an InP Externally Modulated Laser"
  • C. Vagionas, S. Papaioannou, N. Argyris, K. Kanta, N. Iliadis, G. Giannoulis, D. Apostolopoulos, H. Avramopoulos, C. Caillaud, H. Debregeas, G. Kalfas, N. Pleros, 2018 European Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC), Rome, 2018, pp. 1-3. DOI: 10.1109/ECOC.2018.8535219
  • "QoS-aware resource management for converged Fiber Wireless 5G Fronthaul networks"
  • Eftychia Datsika, Elli Kartsakli, John Vardakas, Angelos Antonopoulos, George Kalfas, Pavlos Maniotis, Christos Vagionas, Nikos Pleros, Christos Verikoukis, IEEE Globecom Abu Dhabi, UAE, December 2018
  • "Experimental Demonstration of 503.61-Gbit/s DMT over 10-km 7-Core Fiber with 1.5-µm SM-VCSEL for Optical Interconnects"
  • L. Zhang et al., 2018 European Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC), Rome, 2018, pp. 1-3. DOI: 10.1109/ECOC.2018.8535570
  • "Fiber-Wireless Fronthaul/Backhaul Network Architectures for 5G"
  • G. Lyberopoulos, E. Theodoropoulou, I. Mesogiti, K. Filis, A. Ropodi, K. Tsagkaris, P. Demestichas, N. Pleros, G. Kalfas, and C. Vagionas, IEEE CAMAD 2018, Barcelona, Spain, Sep. 2018 [Link] DOI: 10.1109/CAMAD.2018.8514991
  • "Medium-transparent Dynamic Bandwidth Allocation for 5G Fiber Wireless Dense Fronthaul Networks"
  • A. Mesodiakaki, P. Maniotis, Ch. Vagionas, M. Gatzianas, E. Datsika, E. Kartsakli, J. Vardakas, and G. Kalfas, IEEE CAMAD 2018, Barcelona, Spain, Sep. 2018. DOI: 10.1109/CAMAD.2018.8514953
  • "Record 2.84 THz Gain×Bandwidth of Monolithic O-Band SOA-UTe Receiver for Future Optical Networks"
  • C. Caillaud, M. Anagnosti, J.-F. Paret, F. Pommereau, K. Mekhazni, F. Blache, J.-G. Provost, F. Martin , C. Fortin, D. Lanteri, H. Debregeas, M. Achouche, 2018 European Conference on Optical Communications (ECOC), Rome, Italy, 2018. DOI: 10.1109/ECOC.2018.8535493
  • "Experimental Assessment of Real-time PDCP-RLC V-RAN Split Transmission with 20 Gbit/s PAM4 Optical Access"
  • A. El Ankouri, L. Anet Neto, S. Barthomeuf, A. Sanhaji, B. Le Guyader, K. Grzybowski, S. Durel, P. Chanclou, 2018 European Conference on Optical Communications (ECOC), Rome, Italy, 2018
  • "Experimental Demonstration of Real-time PDCP-RLC V-RAN Split Transmission over Fixed XGS-PON access"
  • A. El Ankouri, L. Anet Neto, A. Sanhaji , S. Barthomeuf, H. Le Bras, B. Le Guyader, A. Chagdali, M. Wang, N. Genay, K. Grzybowski, S. Durel, P. Chanclou, 2018 European Conference on Optical Communications (ECOC), Rome, Italy, 2018
  • "Testing facilities for end-to-end Test of vertical applications enabled by 5G networks: Eindhoven 5G brainport testbed"
  • I. T. Monroy, T. R. Raddo, et al., 2018 20th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON), Bucharest, Romania, 2018, pp. 1-4.
  • "The fronthaul infrastructure of 5G mobile networks"
  • S. Rommel, T. R. Raddo, and I. T. Monroy, IEEE CAMAD, Barcelona, Spain, 2018.
  • "High-Speed Wireless Access in Forested Rural Areas Using Analog Radio-over-Fiber Technology"
  • D. Konstantinou, A. Morales, Imane Aghmari, S. Rommel, T. R. Raddo, Ulf Johannsen, and I. T. Monroy, OSA LAOP, Lima, Peru, 2018.
  • "DSP enabled Analog-RoF/mmWave Fronthaul for 5G"
  • N. Argyris, K. Kanta, N. Iliadis, G. Giannoulis, D. Apostolopoulos, H. Avramopoulos, S. Papaioannou, C. Vagionas, N. Pleros, IEEE 5G World Forum , 2018, Santa Clara, CA, USA. DOI: 10.1109/5GWF.2018.8516964
  • "5G mm Wave Networks Leveraging Enhanced Fiber-Wireless Convergence for High-Density Environments: The 5G-PHOS Approach"
  • S. Papaioannou, G. Kalfas, C. Vagionas, P. Maniotis, A. Miliou, N. Pleros, L. Anet Neto, P. Chanclor, M. Raj-Ali, P. Bakopoulos, C. Caillaud, H. Debregeas, M. B. Sirbu, Y. Eichhammer, E. Theodoropoulou, G. Lyberopoulos, E. Kartsakli, J. Vardakas, G. Torfs, X. Yin, K. Tsagkaris, P. Demestichas, G. Giannoulis, H. Avramopoulos, G. Lentaris, E. Varvarigos, I. Tafur Monroy, E. Dayan, Y. Leiba, I. Dimogiannis, A. Kontogiannis, R. Magri, A. Tartaglia, C. G. H. Roeloffzen, R.M. Oldenbeuving, 2018 IEEE International Symposium on Broadband Multimedia Systems and Broadcasting (BMSB), Valencia, 2018, pp. 1-5. DOI: 10.1109/BMSB.2018.8436713
  • "Analog Radio-over-Fiber Solutions for 5G Communications in the Beyond-CPRI Era"
  • G. Giannoulis et al., 2018 20th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON), Bucharest, Romania, 2018, pp. 1-5. DOI: 10.1109/ICTON.2018.8473886
  • "Medium-Transparent Packet-Based Fronthauling for 5G Hot-Spot Networks"
  • G. Kalfas et al., 2018 20th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON), Bucharest, Romania, 2018, pp. 1-4.
  • "Analog radio-over-fiber solutions in support of 5G"
  • D. Apostolopoulos, G. Giannoulis, N. Argyris, N. Iliadis, K. Kanta and H. Avramopoulos, 2018 International Conference on Optical Network Design and Modeling (ONDM), Dublin, 2018, pp. 266-271. [Link] DOI: 10.23919/ONDM.2018.8396143
  • "High Optical Budget PtP DWDM System in Overlay with CWDM for Mobile Xhaul with Remote Wavelength Tuning and Monitoring in Tunable SFPs"
  • S. Barthomeuf, F. Saliou, N. Genay, L. A. Neto, P. Chanclou, E. Pennings, J. H. Ahn, S. K. Yu, and S. E. Hong, in Optical Fiber Communication Conference, OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America, 2018), paper Th2A.53.
  • "Real-time Downstream 25Gbit/s PAM4 for High Speed TDM-PONs with both 25 and 12.5Gbit/s ONUs"
  • S. Barthomeuf, F. Saliou, L. A. Neto, B. Le Guyader, P. Chanclou, and D. Erasme, in Optical Fiber Communication Conference, OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America, 2018), paper M1B.1.
  • "Fully Flexible Filtering Element on SOI with 7–80 GHz bandwidth tunability and full FSR tuning"
  • G. Poulopoulos et al., 2018 Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exposition (OFC), San Diego, CA, 2018, pp. 1-3. DOI: 10.1364/OFC.2018.M4H.6
  • "Real-Time Carrier Phase Recovery for 16-QAM Utilizing the Nonlinear Least Squares Algorithm"
  • V. Kostalampros, C. Spatharakis, K. Maragos, G. Lentaris, N. Argyris, S. Dris, A. Richter, H. Avramopoulos, and D. Soudris, in Optical Fiber Communication Conference, OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America, 2018), paper W2A.49.
  • "Quality of Service Provisioning in High-Capacity 5G Fronthaul/Backhaul Networks"
  • Vardakas J.S. et al. (2018) In: Auer M., Tsiatsos T. (eds) Interactive Mobile Communication Technologies and Learning. IMCL 2017. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol 725. Springer, Cham
  • "5G Small-Cell Networks Exploiting Optical Technologies with mmWave Massive MIMO and MT-MAC Protocols"
  • Papaioannou S. et al. (2018) In: Auer M., Tsiatsos T. (eds) Interactive Mobile Communication Technologies and Learning. IMCL 2017. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol 725. Springer
  • "5G small-cell networks leveraging optical technologies with mm-wave massive MIMO and MT-MAC protocols"
  • Nikos Pleros, Sotiris Papaioannou, George Kalfas, Christos Vagionas, Pavlos Maniotis, Charoula Mitsolidou, Amalia Miliou, Proc. SPIE 10559, Broadband Access Communication Technologies XII, 105590B (29 January 2018)

Book Chapters


  • "512 Gb/s Multiband Fiber-Wireless link using Coherent IFoF and V-band mmWave Radio " Nikos Argyris, Giannis Giannoulis, Konstantina Kanta, Panagiotis Toumasis, Dimitrios Apostolopoulos and Hercules Avramopoulos, In book: Optical Network Design and Modeling (pp.437-443)
  • "A Framework to Support the 5G Densification" Eleni Theodoropoulou, Ioanna Mesogiti, George Lyberopoulos, George Kalfas, Christos Vagionas, Nikos Pleros, Annachiara Pagano, Mauro Agus, Luiz Anet Neto, Nikos Psaromanolakis, and Athina Ropodi, In book: Artificial Intelligence Applications and Innovations. AIAI 2020 IFIP WG 12.5 International Workshops (pp.3-14)
  • "Implementation of an SDN-Enabled 5G Experimental Platform for Core and Radio Access Network Support" Kostas Ramantas, Elli Kartsakli, Mikel Irazabal, Angelos Antonopoulos, Christos Verikoukis, 10.1007/978-3-319-75175-7_77, 2018. (in Proc. IMCL 2017, 30th of November 2017, Thessaloniki, Greece, 2018
  • "5G small-cell networks exploiting optical technologies with mmWave massive MIMO and MT-MAC protocols" S. Papaioannou, G. Kalfas, Ch. Vagionas, Ch. Mitsolidou, P. Maniotis, A. Miliou and N. Pleros, in Proc. IMCL 2017, 30th of November 2017, Thessaloniki, Greece
  • "Quality of Service Provisioning in High-Capacity 5G Fronthaul/Backhaul Network" J. Vardakas, E. Kartsakli, A. Antonopoulos, S. Papaioannou, G. Kalfas, N. Pleros and Ch. Verikoukis, in Proc. IMCL 2017, 30th of November 2017, Thessaloniki, Greece