It was Monday the 21st of June 1993 when Hercules Avramopoulos received Digital Photonic Technology Research Equipment, as a generous donation from AT&T Bell Laboratories, USA.
With this equipment the Photonics Communications Research Laboratory was established in the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering – NTUA. PCRL officially opened in September 1995, but the idea of its creation goes even before 1993.
Visit “PCRL“ section, with the current personnel and the Alumni. Until today, 35 young engineers and physicists have obtained their PhDs from PCRL and check where they are now: