IEEE Student Event on OECC 2023

Tuesday (July 4)  Morning 10:00-12:00



Haoshuo Chen, Nokia Bell Labs, USA


Presider: Haoshuo Chen, Nokia Bell Labs, USA


-Session 1 (10:00-11:00):

Talking with distinguished professors and industry leaders

Each speaker will deliver a 10-min presentation (see their titles below) followed by a 5-min Q&A.

Students and young professionals can directly ask the leaders with their interested questions.


10:00-10:15 “Navigating the Photonic Research Valley”

Prof. William Shieh,School of Engineering,Westlake University, China

10:15-10:30 “Introducing and Defending Your Research Paper”

Prof. Alan Willner,Ming Hsieh Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering,Viterbi School of Engineering,University of Southern California, USA

10:30-10:45 “Suggestions on research paper preparation”

Dr. HwanSeok Chung,Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute, Korea

10:45-11:00 “Lessons learned in 30 years: Some avuncular career advice”

Dr. Michael Eiselt,ADTRAN, Germany


-Session 2 (11:00-12:00):

Talking with young professors and early-stage professionals

11:00-11:15 "Experience of working in a network operator company"

Dr. Wang Ning,China Mobile research institute, China

11:15-11:30 “PhD life: not only about research, but more about life"

Assoc. Prof. Bin Chen,Hefei University of Technology, China

11:30-11:45  “How to make your Ph.D. "fruitful""

Dr. Yuanhang Zhang,Huawei 2012 Lab, China

11:45-12:00 "Suggestions on the first job after graduation for the students doing semiconductor photonics devices"

Assoc. Prof. Nan Ye,Shanghai University, China