Dr. Patty Stabile is Associate Professor at TU/e within the Electro-Optical Communication system group. She moved to TU/e in 2009 for working on large-scale photonic integrated circuits, for which she was awarded the “Early Career Women in Photonics Special Recognition” from the European Optical Society. She is co-applicant within several European Projects (e.g. Passion, Twilight, ...) and PI within large national (e.g. Gravitation program) and international (e.g. KDT) programs. She is author and co-author of more than 150 papers and chair of the IEEE Photonics Benelux Chapter. She has been visiting scientist at University of Cambridge in UK and at MIT.