ECE Distinguished Lecturer Series - David Welch

ECE Distinguished Lecturer Series


David Welch

Infinera, Inc.


March 5, 2014

Disruptive Innovation in the Telecommunications Market

Bio: David Welch co-founded Infinera, and served as CTO, CMO, CSO and EVP before his appointment as President in June 2013. He is currently serving a second term on the Board of Directors. Previously, he was CTO and VP Corporate Development at SDL. Dr. Welch holds over 130 patents, and has been awarded the Adolph Lomb Medal, Joseph Fraunhofer Award and the John Tyndall Award in recognition of his technical contributions to the optical industry. He is a Fellow of the OSA and the IEEE. Dr. Welch holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Delaware and a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Cornell University.

Seminar on YouTube