At Viavi Solutions, Dr. Paul Brooks leads up the strategy for the lab and production business unit with a focus on high speed optical transport technology. He is actively involved with IEEE standards and Ethernet Alliance. A veteran of the test and measurement industry he’s been involved in multiple technologies – from copper and xDSL to 400G Ethernet and has served in various roles in R&D and marketing with Wandel & Goltermann, Acterna, JDSU and Viavi. In earlier days he served as a Weapons officer in the Royal Navy where he completed a Ph.D in opto-electronics at Southampton University. An active sportsman - he spends his spare time flipping tractor tires, lifting weights and restoring old radios. He lives in Southern Germany where he laments the lack of 1st class rugby!
Dr. Paul Brooks
Product Manager, High-Speed Optical Transport