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Richard WardTechnical Director R&DIntel

Richard Ward is currently a Technical Director of Engineering in Intel's Silicon Photonics Products Division working on high speed products for optical modules and co-packaged optics. He is also an editor in the Optical Internetworking Forum (OIF) for the High Bandwidth Coherent Driver Modulator (HB-CDM) for 96GBd electrical/optical systems. Previously to Intel he worked as Senior Director of Optical Interconnect at Inphi developing products for 600Gbps per wavelength coherent systems and prior to that comes from a circuit design background leading various SerDes IP design developments inside the Texas Instruments ASIC group. He holds 5 patents on high speed SerDes and high performance circuit techniques, his main interests are in electro-optical systems from inside DC to metro and long-haul core networks.

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