Department of Photonics Engineering

  • Ørsteds Plads, 343

    DK-2800 Kgs. Lyngby


Organization profile

Organisation profile

DTU Fotonik's research covers a broad spectrum of fields within Photonics Engineering.
It ranges from basic scientific explorations into light-matter interaction, via communication technologies,
lasers and sensors, to collaborations with architects and designers on LED light sources of the future.The department focuses on the application oriented uses of our research and on solving the societal challenges that we face.
Read more about the department and its activities at the department homepage

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Research Output

120 GBaud PAM-4/PAM-6 generation and Detection by Photonic Aided Digital-to-Analog Converter and Linear Equalization

Xin, H., Kong, D., Zhang, K., Jia, S., Zhang, X., Hu, W. & Hu, H., 2020, In : Journal of Lightwave Technology. 38, 8, p. 2226 - 2230

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

2×300 Gbit/s Line Rate PS-64QAM-OFDM THz Photonic-Wireless Transmission

Jia, S., Zhang, L., Wang, S., Li, W., Qiao, M., Lu, Z., Idrees, N., Pang, X., Hu, H., Zhang, X., Oxenløwe, L. K. & Yu, X., 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Lightwave Technology. PP, 99, 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

26.8-m THz wireless transmission of probabilistic shaping 16-QAM-OFDM signals

Wang, S., Lu, Z., Li, W., Jia, S., Zhang, L., Qiao, M., Pang, X., Idrees, N., Saqlain, M., Gao, X., Cao, X., Lin, C., Wu, Q., Zhang, X. & Yu, X., 2020, In : APL Photonics. 5, 5, p. 056105 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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Influence of pump beam shaping and noise on performance of direct diode-pumped Ti:sapphire laser

Ole Bjarlin Jensen (Guest lecturer), , Muhammad Tahir Jamal (Speaker), , Anders Kragh Hansen (Guest lecturer), & Peter E. Andersen (Guest lecturer)

6 Feb 2020

Activity: Talks and presentationsConference presentations

LED possibilities and challenges - Højteknologisk Iværksætteri, DTU course 22620 High-Tech entrepreneurship

Anders Thorseth (Guest lecturer)

6 Jan 2020

Activity: Talks and presentationsGuest lectures, external teaching and course activities at other universities

On the need for a metrology of dynamic lighting

Anders Thorseth (Speaker)

21 Apr 2020

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalks and presentations in private or public companies and organisations


Best Poster Award at 44th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference

Benatto, Gisele Alves dos Reis (Recipient), Thorsteinsson, Sune (Recipient), Riedel, Nicholas (Recipient), Poulsen, Peter Behrensdorff (Recipient), Thorseth, Anders (Recipient), Dam-Hansen, Carsten (Recipient), Mantel, Claire (Recipient) & Forchhammer, Søren (Recipient), 29 Jun 2017

Prize: Prizes, scholarships, distinctions


Best poster competition winner @ Stanford University

Jose Manuel Estaran Tolosa (Recipient), 2013

Prize: Prizes, scholarships, distinctions

Best poster competition winner @ UC Berkeley

Jose Manuel Estaran Tolosa (Recipient), 2014

Prize: Prizes, scholarships, distinctions

Press / Media

Spørg Fagfolket: Hvordan kan lys både være synligt og usynligt?

Anders Thorseth


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Spørg Fagfolket: Findes der et helt sort materiale?

Anders Thorseth


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media