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Winston Way, Ph.D

Vice President and Chief Technology Officer

Winston Way, Ph.D. has served as our Vice President and Chief Technology Officer since September 2016. Dr. Way previously served as our Chief System Architect from July 2009 to September 2016. From September 2000 to June 2009, Dr. Way was as Founder and Chief Technology Officer of OpVista, Inc., a DWDM system startup. From July 1992 to September 2000, Dr. Way was a Professor at National Chiao-Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan. From June 1984 to July 1992, Dr. Way served on the Technical Staff of Bellcore Applied Research, Red Bank, New Jersey. Dr. Way holds a doctorate degree in electrical engineering from University of Pennsylvania and a bachelor of science in communications engineering from National Chiao-Tung University. Dr. Way is the author of close to 200 referred journal and conference papers, a reference book and several book chapters, and is the inventor of more than 33 granted US patents. Dr. Way is a Fellow of the IEEE and a Fellow of the Optical Society of America.