BRIGHT Photonics is an independent design house for Photonic Integrated Circuits (PIC) in Silicon, III-V, SiN, Silica and Polymers. We support companies and researchers in PIC development from application idea to prototypes and design for volume production. BRIGHT also commercially supports PIC design platform 'Nazca-Design' for lowering barriers to utilize photonic technologies.


  • Sensing
  • Data & telecom
  • Microwave photonics
  • Bio Photonics
  • Quantum technology


  • Photonic IC design and Prototyping
  • PIC technology comparison
  • Photonic IP cores and modules
  • MPW and custom foundry runs
  • PDK for foundries


  • SOI, Silicon photonics
  • InP / III-V photonics
  • SiN / TripleX
  • SiO2 / PLC
  • Polymer

Contact BRIGHT Photonics for understanding what PICs can do for your product and/or research.

Visit Nazca-Design website. Nazca-Design is an open source photonic IC design framework.


JePPIX Pilot Line

The JePPIX Pilot Line is now hosting an open call for InP PIC applications!

Data Center Interconnects

H2020-MASSTART Project has contributed to the Photonics Days Berlin 2020!

Gerard & Anton Award 2020

BRIGHT Photonics is among the winners of the Philips Gerard & Anton Award!