u2t Photonics A.G.
u2t Photonics A.G. (www.u2t.com) is a Germany based SME with approx. 90 employees focused on ultra high-speed photonic components for optical communication systems. u2t was founded in January 1998 as a spin-off company of the HHI. Products developed based on results from National or EU projects include high-speed waveguide integrated photodetectors with 50GHz bandwidth for test and measurement applications, photoreceivers for applications in 40/100 Gbit/s communication systems and a mode-locked laser source delivering 1.5 ps short pulses for OTDM experiments at bit rates up to 160 Gbit/s. It is today the worldwide market leader for photoreceivers for 40Gbit/s transmission systems.