Dr. Mathieu Chagnon

Nokia Bell Labs, Stuttgart, Germany

Mathieu Chagnon obtained his Ph.D. from McGill University, Canada, from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering in the Photonics Systems Group, during which he was awarded the IEEE Photonics Society Graduate Student Fellowship, the SPIE Optics and Photonics Education Scholarship, and the Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarship. He conducted his postdoctoral research at the University of Stuttgart, in collaboration with Nokia Bell Labs, for which he was awarded the prestigious Postdoctoral Fellowships from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada. Dr. Chagnon made seminal contributions in the field of short-reach direct-detect systems, most notably on multi-dimensional self-beating formats, transceivers and digital signal processing. Dr. Chagnon co-authored a book chapter on high-speed interconnects for data center networking and gave Invited and Tutorial talks at major conference venues. He has authored/co-authored a substantial body of peer-reviewed journals and proceedings including several post deadlines, and holds a few active patents. He is currently a Researcher Engineer and Member of technical Staff in the Smart Optical Fabric and Devices Lab, Transmission and DSP, at Nokia Bell Labs in Stuttgart, Germany.