VPIphotonics GmbH (Germany) – (VPI)

VPIphotonics  provides professional simulation software supporting requirements of integrated photonics, optoelectronics and fibre optics applications, as well as optical transmission system and network applications. Further, it supplies professional consulting services addressing customer-specific design, analysis and optimization requirements, and delivers training courses on suitable modelling techniques and advanced software capabilities. VPIphotonics' award-winning off-the-shelf and customized solutions are used extensively in research and development, and by product design and marketing teams at hundreds of corporations worldwide. Over 160 academic institutions have joined the company’s University Program enabling students, educators and researchers access to VPIphotonics' latest modelling and design innovations.

Role in the project

VPI will be responsible for the generation of models and the execution of system-level and network-level simulations of the intended quantum systems using the specific simulation tool called VPItransmissionMaker. Moreover, within WP3 VPI will work together with SMART in order to develop detailed device models that will be used to advance the PDK tool of SMART for its InP photonic integration platform.

Key Personnel 

Igor Koltchanov

Onur Düzgöl