Publications & Projects

A selection of recent TU/e publications and projects in the field of integrated photonics


Advanced Science

  1. Badawy G., Zhang B., Rauch T., Momand J., Koelling S., Jung, J., Gazibegovic S., Moutanabbir O., Kooi B.J., Botti S., Verheijen M.A., Frolov S.M., Bakkers E.P.A.M. “Electronic Structure and Epitaxy of CdTe Shells on InSb Nanowires”. Advanced Science, 9 (12), art. no. 2105722, 2022.

Nature Communications

  1. Hakkel K.D., Petruzzella M., Ou F. et al. “Integrated near-infrared spectral sensing”. Nature Communications 13, 103 (2022).
  2. Xue X., Calabretta N. “Nanosecond optical switching and control system for data center networks”. Nature Communications 13, 2257 (2022).
  3. Ferry Anggoro Ardy Nugroho, Ping Bai, Iwan Darmadi, Gabriel W. Castellanos, Joachim Fritzsche, Christoph Langhammer, Jaime Gómez Rivas & Andrea Baldi. “Inverse designed plasmonic metasurface with parts per billion optical hydrogen detection.” Nature Communications volume 13, 2022.


  1. Nooteboom S.W., Wang Y., Dey S., Zijlstra P. “Real-Time Interfacial Nanothermometry Using DNA-PAINT Microscopy”. Small, 1613-6810.

Laser & Photonics Reviews

  1. Shunsuke Murai, Diego R. Abujetas,Libei Liu, Gabriel W. Castellanos, Vincenzo Giannini, José A. Sánchez-Gil, Katsuhisa Tanaka, Jaime Gómez Rivas. “Engineering Bound States in the Continuum at Telecom Wavelengths with Non-Bravais Lattices”. Laser & Photonics Reviews.

Advanced Optical Materials

  1. Raziman T. V., Visser P., Wang S., Gómez Rivas J., Curto A.G. “Exciton Diffusion and Annihilation in Nanophotonic Purcell Landscapes”. Advanced Optical Materials 2022.


  1. Demirer F.E., Baron Y., Reniers S., Pustakhod D., Lavrijsen R., van der Tol J. and Koopmans B. "An integrated photonic device for on-chip magneto-optical memory reading" Nanophotonics, vol. 11, no. 14, 2022, pp. 3319-3329.

ACS Photonics

  1. Berghuis A.M., Tichauer R.H., de Jong L.M.A., Sokolovskii I., Bai P., Ramezani M., Murai S., Groenhof G. and Gómez Rivas J. “Controlling Exciton Propagation in Organic Crystals through Strong Coupling to Plasmonic Nanoparticle Arrays”. ACS Photonics 2022.


  1. Kranenburg R.F., Ou F., Sevo P., Petruzzella M., de Ridder R., van Klinken A., Hakkel K.D., van Elst D.M.J., van Veldhoven R., Pagliano F., van Asten A.C. and Fiore A. “On-site illicit-drug detection with an integrated near-infrared spectral sensor: A proof of concept”. Talanta, Volume 245, 2022, 123441, ISSN 0039-9140.

ACS Applied Nano Materials

  1. Gajjela R.S.R., Sala E.M., Heffernan J. and Koenraad P.M. “Control of Morphology and Substrate Etching in InAs/InP Droplet Epitaxy Quantum Dots for Single and Entangled Photon Emitters”. ACS Applied Nano Materials, 2022, 5 (6), 8070-8079.
  2. Stan E.T. ter Huurne, Adonai Rodrigues Da Cruz, Niels van Hoof, Rasmus H. Godiksen, Sara A. Elrafei, Alberto G. Curto, Michael E. Flatté, and Jaime Gómez Rivas. “High-Frequency Sheet Conductance of Nanolayered WS2 Crystals for Two-Dimensional Nanodevices”. ACS Applied Nano Materials.

Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics

  1. de Graaf J. et al., "Beyond 110 GHz Uni-Traveling Carrier Photodiodes on an InP-Membrane-on-Silicon Platform," in IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, vol. 28, no. 2, pp. 1-10, March-April 2022, Art no. 3802010.

Journal of Physical Chemistry C

  1. Verdelli F., Schulpen J.J.P.M., Baldi A., and Gómez Rivas J. “Chasing Vibro-Polariton Fingerprints in Infrared and Raman Spectra Using Surface Lattice Resonances on Extended Metasurfaces”. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2022, 126 (16), 7143-7151.

Journal of Lightwave Technology

  1. Li C. et al., "Co-Packaged Optics With Multimode Fiber Interface Employing 2-D VCSEL Matrix," in Journal of Lightwave Technology, vol. 40, no. 10, pp. 3325-3330, 15 May 2022.
  2. Li J. et al., "25.8 Gb/s Submillimeter Optical Data Link Module for Smart Catheters," in Journal of Lightwave Technology, vol. 40, no. 8, pp. 2456-2464, 15 April 2022,
  3. Pan B., Xue X., Guo X. and Calabretta N., "Precise Time Distribution and Synchronization for Low Latency Slotted Optical Metro-Access Networks," in Journal of Lightwave Technology, vol. 40, no. 8, pp. 2244-2253, 15 April 2022,
  4. van den Hout M., van der Heide S. and Okonkwo C., "Kramers-Kronig Receiver With Digitally Added Carrier Combined With Digital Resolution Enhancer," in Journal of Lightwave Technology, vol. 40, no. 5, pp. 1400-1406, 1 March 2022,
  5. Zali A.R. et al., "Design and Fabrication of Low Polarization Dependent Bulk SOA Co-Integrated With Passive Waveguides for Optical Network Systems," in Journal of Lightwave Technology, vol. 40, no. 4, pp. 1083-1091, 15 Feb 2022,
  6. Wang Y. et al., "Ultrawide-band Low Polarization Sensitivity 3-µm SOI Arrayed Waveguide Gratings," in Journal of Lightwave Technology, vol. 40, no. 11, pp. 3432-3441, 1 June 2022.


PicProbe: Photonic Integrated Circuit on a Fiber Probe (NWO-MOST (Taiwan) call) Oct 2022 - Oct 2027

  • PicProbe will develop a new generation of photonic sensors integrated within ultracompact fiber probes

QUARC: Quantum Robust Communications (ITN HEUR Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions) 2022 - 2026

  • QUARC project aims to train 8 doctoral candidates in the area of quantum secure communications. For TU/e in particular implementation of quantum secure communication in the Eindhoven quantum cryptography test-bed.

Hiconnects: Heterogeneous Integration for Connectivity and Sustainability (HORIZON-KDT-JU-2021-1-IA) 2023-2025

  • HICONNECTS- aims at revolutionizing electronic components and systems (ECS) by combining traditional silicon wafers integrated circuit (IC), InP based high speed electronics, and Si and InP photonics devices and interconnects into a heterogeneous integration platform.

ALLEGRO: Agile uLtra Low EnerGy secuRe netwOrks (HEUR-CL4) 2023-2026

  • ALLEGRO aims at designing and validating a novel end-to-end sliceable, reliable, and secure architecture for next-generation optical networks, achieving high transmission/switching capacity - with 10 Tb/s for optoelectronic devices and 1 Pbt/s for optical fiber systems

CLEVER: Collaborative edge-cLoud continuum and Embedded AI for a Visionary industry of thE future (KDT RIA) 2023-2025

  • CLEVER will demonstrate processing solutions for AI at the edge through four use cases: (1) digital twin for in-factory optimization, (2) smart agriculture for high yield eco-farms, (3) fully automated material deployment, and (4) augmented reality for shopping sites.

QCINed: Towards a National Quantum Communication Infrastructure in The Netherlands (EuroQCI) 2023-2025

  • QCINed addresses the first phase of development of the Dutch Quantum Communication Infrastructure that will be part of the European Quantum Communication Infrastructure in later phases of deployment.

Fourier Microscopy for Quality Inspection and Metrology of Nanostructures (NWO-Take off phase 2). Mar 2022 - Aug 2023

  • Commercialization of a novel microscope for large area metrology of nanostructured optical surfaces and metasurfaces

Hexagonal SiGe room temperature laser (NWO Open Competition Domain Science), Nov 2022 – Oct 2026

  • Room temperature lasing from hexagonal SiGe

ONCHIPS: On-chip integration of quantum electronics and photonics (H2020) Oct 2022 – Sep 2026

  • Spin-to-polarization quantum transduction with hex SiGe

Opto-Electronics (Bosch - German Funding foundation) Dec 2022 – Nov 2026

  • Towards lasing from hexagonal SiGe

WaterMonitor: continuous monitoring of micropollutants in water (TTW-OTP) Dec 2022 – Dec 2027

  • Developing biosensors for the monitoring of pharmaceuticals and nutrients in water

Atomic Layer Deposition and Etching for Quantum Computing (NWO OTP) Oct 2022 – Oct 2026

  • Developing new atomic scale process approaches for quantum technology