ADVA Optical Networking SE (Germany)
Klaus Grobe received the Dipl.-Ing. and Dr.-Ing. degrees in electrical engineering from Leibniz University, Hannover, Germany, in 1990 and 1998, respectively. He worked over 20 years in the fields of lightwave guides and WDM. Currently, he is Sr. Principal Engineer in the CTO office of ADVA Optical Networking.
Dr. Grobe authored and co-authored more than 90 technical publications as well as three book chapters on WDM and PON technologies. He is member of the IEEE Photonics Society, the German VDE/ITG, and ITG Study Group 5.3.3 on Photonic Networks. He served OFC Subcommittee 10 in 2009-2012, represents ADVA in FSAN, and holds 20+ (pending) patents.