“Fully Flexible Filtering Element on SOI with 7-80 GHz bandwidth tunability and full FSR tuning” parer, which was presented at Optical Fiber Communication Conference 2018, San Diego, California United States, 11–15 March 2018, by Giannis Poulopoulos, PCRL PhD candidate, was distincted as “top-scored paper” .

The Journal of Lightwave Technology will publish a special issue
featuring selected papers from OFC 2018. As such, JLT offers the opportunity to expand the paper into an invited journal paper.