Australian Silicon Photonics

Australian Silicon Photonics and Luceda Photonics launch new photonics toolset

CUDOS Chief Investigator Professor Arnan Mitchell and his team at RMIT University, partnering with Luceda Photonics, have launched a comprehensive toolset of electromagnetic simulators for photonic devices, called REME.

CUDOS is funded by the Australian Research Council under the Centres of Excellence Program , with further support from our six constituent universities, fifteen partner investigators, and the New South Wales State Government.

News Highlights

Women in CUDOS and Finisar

Women in CUDOS and Finisar Networking Event


Over 30 women from CUDOS and Finisar met at CUDOS headquarters at the University of Sydney for the second Women in CUDOS and Finisar’s networking event, to share their stories of research, academic passions and professional aspirations in the context of their lives as students, academics, corporate employees and women in photonics and optics.

Student Poster Competition

Student Poster Award winners announced


Outstanding posters created and presented by CUDOS students were acknowledged at the CUDOS Annual Workshop.

Mohsen Rahmani

CUDOS researcher awarded 2017 IUPAP Young Scientist Prize


Dr Mohsen Rahmani from the ANU Nonlinear Physics Centre CUDOS node was awarded the 2017 IUPAP Young Scientist Prize in Laser Physics and Photonics in Fundamental Aspects.

Research Highlights
Coming Up

04 April 2107

Dr Peter Domachuk Memorial Lecture
Harry Messel Lecture Theatre, Sydney Nanoscience Hub, The University of Sydney

03-07 April 2017

SPIE Photonics Europe
Brussels, Belgium

26 April 2017

Bright Lights: the science of light at the nanoscale
Westmead Campus, The University of Sydney

14-19 May 2017

San Jose, USA

November 2017

IPOS Symposium

Camperdown Campus, The University of Sydney