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ROADMap: the spin-out developing technology to improve efficiency of fibre optic networks

Cambridge Enterprise will be holding a series of departmental Roadshow events showcasing some of the most prominent research that has spun out of the university.
When Nov 14, 2017
from 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Where Rayleigh Seminar Room, Maxwell Centre, JJ Thomson Avenue, West Cambridge Site
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These events will provide a networking opportunity to meet like-minded people with an interest in entrepreneurship and is open to academics, postdocs and PhDs alike from across all departments at the University.

On 14 November, hear Karl Heeks, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at ROADMap Systems Limited, talk about the research that spun out of the Department of Engineering, the relationship with Cambridge Enterprise and the technology that they are now developing. 

ROADMap Systems Limited, spun out of research developed at the Electrical Engineering division of the Department of Engineering, is working on a new type of optical switch, used to create Reconfigurable Optical Add/Drop Multiplexers (ROADMs), a fast-expanding part of optical telecom networks, and enabling the flexible use of different wavelengths of light that carry traffic through the network.

Further information and details on how to register can be found here.

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