San Diego Convention Center
San Diego, California, United States
6 - 10 August 2017
Conference 10367
Light in Nature VI
Monday 7 August 2017
Important
Dates
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Abstract Due:
23 January 2017

Author Notification:
3 April 2017

Manuscript Due Date:
10 July 2017

Conference
Committee
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Conference Chairs
Program Committee
  • Rongguang Liang, College of Optical Sciences, The Univ. of Arizona (United States)
  • Lorian Schweikert, Duke Univ. (United States)

Program Committee continued...
  • Mitsuo Takeda, Univ. of Electro-Communications (Japan), Utsunomiya Univ. (Japan)
  • Qiwen Zhan, Univ. of Dayton (United States)

Additional Conference
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Sunday 6 August Show All Abstracts
Session HTop:
Technology Hot Topics: How Optics and Photonics Drive Innovation
Sunday 6 August 2017
6:00 PM - 7:50 PM

6:00 pm to 6:10 pm: Welcome and Opening Remarks

6:10 pm to 6:30 pm: Quantum devices, Cesare Soci, Nanyang Technological Univ. (Singapore)

6:30 pm to 6:50 pm: Wearables/implantables: graphene electronic tattoo sensors, Nanshu Lu, Univ. of Texas at Austin (USA)

6:50 pm to 7:10 pm: AR/VR, Scott McEldowney, Oculus (USA)

7:10 pm to 7:30 pm: Solar fuels, Tanja Cuk, Univ. of California, Berkeley (USA)

7:30 pm to 7:50 pm: Autonomous vehicles, James G. Watzin, Director of NASA's Mars Exploration Program (USA)
Monday 7 August Show All Abstracts
Welcome and Opening Remarks
Monday 7 August 2017
8:20 AM - 8:30 AM

Joseph A. Shaw, Montana State Univ. (United States); Katherine Creath, Optineering (United States) and The Univ. of Arizona (United States)
Session 1:
The Physics of Light
Monday 7 August 2017
8:30 AM - 10:10 AM
  • Session Chairs:
  • Joseph A. Shaw, Montana State Univ. (United States) ;
  • Katherine Creath, Optineering (United States), The Univ. of Arizona (United States)
Momentum of light
Paper 10367-1
Author(s): Michael Mazilu, Univ. of St. Andrews (United Kingdom)
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Enhanced high-harmonic generation in photonics crystal: theoretical and experimental studies
Paper 10367-2
Author(s): Evgeny Gorbunov, Kirill I. Zaytsev, Egor Yakovlev, Arsen Zotov, Bauman Moscow State Technical Univ. (Russian Federation); Vladimir M. Masalov, Gennadi A. Emelchenko, Institute of Solid State Physics RAS (Russian Federation); Nikita Kruchkov, Stanislav O. Yurchenko, Bauman Moscow State Technical Univ. (Russian Federation)
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2D and 3D graphical representation of the propagation of electromagnetic waves at the interface with a material with general effective complex permittivity and permeability
Paper 10367-3
Author(s): Andres Diaz, Univ. Metropolitana (United States); Jonathan S. Friedman, Univ. Metropolitana (United States), Arecibo Observatory (United States); Jose G. Ramos, Univ. Metropolitana (United States); Sarah C. Luciano, College of Optical Sciences, The Univ. of Arizona (United States)
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Spectroscopic composition of corona discharge and some effects on materials
Paper 10367-4
Author(s): Jorge A. García-Macedo, Univ. Nacional Autónoma de México (Mexico); Giulio Fanti, Univ. degli Studi di Padova (Italy)
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The generation, propagation, and absorption of photons
Paper 10367-5
Author(s): Nithin Kumar Goona, Priya Singh, Saidi Reddy Parne, Venugopal Reddy Barry, National Institute of Technology, Goa (India)
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Session 2:
Optics in Biology
Monday 7 August 2017
10:40 AM - 12:20 PM
  • Session Chair:
  • Katherine Creath, Optineering (United States), The Univ. of Arizona (United States)
Not all butterflies have colorful wings (Invited Paper)
Paper 10367-6
Author(s): Akhlesh Lakhtakia, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States)
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Nanophotonic structures discovered in wild comet moth
Paper 10367-7
Author(s): Norman Shi, Cheng Chia Tsai, Columbia Univ. (United States); Catherine Craig, Harvard Univ. (United States); Nanfang Yu, Columbia Univ. (United States)
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Light scattering optimization of chitin random network in ultrawhite beetle scales
Paper 10367-8
Author(s): Francesco Utel, LENS - Lab. Europeo di Spettroscopie Non-Lineari (Italy); Lorenzo Cortese, ICFO - Institut de Ciències Fotòniques (Spain); Lorenzo Pattelli, LENS - Lab. Europeo di Spettroscopie Non-Lineari (Italy); Silvia Vignolini, Univ. of Cambridge (United Kingdom); Matteo Burresi, Istituto Nazionale di Ottica (Italy); Diederik S. Wiersma, Univ. degli Studi di Firenze (Italy)
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Butterflies regulate wing temperatures using radiative cooling
Paper 10367-9
Author(s): Cheng Chia Tsai, Norman Nan Shi, Crystal Ren, Columbia Univ. (United States); Julianne Pelaez, Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States); Gary D. Bernard, Univ. of Washington (United States); Nanfang Yu, Columbia Univ. (United States); Naomi Pierce, Harvard Univ. (United States)
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Lunch Break 12:20 PM - 1:50 PM
Session 3:
Color Effects
Monday 7 August 2017
1:50 PM - 3:10 PM
  • Session Chairs:
  • Kathy Creath, Optineering (United States), The Univ. of Arizona (United States) ;
  • Joseph A. Shaw, Montana State Univ. (United States)
Contributions of early Arab scholars to color science and the role of Ibn al Haytham
Paper 10367-10
Author(s): Vasudevan Lakshminarayanan, Univ. of Waterloo (Canada)
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Effects of color in the learning of science
Paper 10367-11
Author(s): Aramis A. Sanchez Juárez, Johanna E. Jaramillo Q., Univ. Técnica Particular de Loja (Ecuador)
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Non-visual biological effects of light on human cognition, alertness, and mood
Paper 10367-12
Author(s): Huaye Li, Huihui Wang, Junfei Shen, Peng Sun, Siman Zhang, Ting Xie, Zhenrong Zheng, State Key Lab. of Modern Optical Instrumentation, Zhejiang Univ. (China)
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Session 4:
Color and Light in Nature
Monday 7 August 2017
3:40 PM - 4:40 PM
Observing halos through airplane windows
Paper 10367-13
Author(s): Joseph A. Shaw, Montana State Univ. (United States)
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Identifying the optical phenomena responsible for the blue appearance of veins
Paper 10367-14
Author(s): Spencer R. Van Leeuwen, Gladimir V. G. Baranoski, Univ. of Waterloo (Canada)
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Discussion on Future Topics of Interest
Monday 7 August 2017
4:40 PM - 5:00 PM

Joseph A. Shaw, Montana State Univ. (United States); Katherine Creath, Optineering (United States) and The Univ. of Arizona (United States); Vasudevan Lakshminarayanan, Univ. of Waterloo (Canada) and Univ. of Michigan (United States)
Session PMon:
Posters-Monday
Monday 7 August 2017
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Conference attendees are invited to view the posters, enjoy light refreshments, ask questions, and network with colleagues in your field. Authors of poster papers will be present to answer questions concerning their papers. Attendees are required to wear their conference registration badges to the poster sessions. Poster authors, view poster presentation guidelines at http://spie.org/OPPosterGuidelines.
Color vision tests comparison: Farnsworth D-15 versus Lanthony D-15
Paper 10367-15
Author(s): Marta A. Szmigiel, Malwina Geniusz, Wroclaw Univ. of Science and Technology (Poland)
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Color effect + motivation = learning and teaching
Paper 10367-16
Author(s): Darwin P. Castillo Malla, Aramis A. Sánchez Juárez, Univ. Técnica Particular de Loja (Ecuador)
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Determination of better protective eyeglasses depending on the shape and material
Paper 10367-17
Author(s): Aramis A. Sánchez Juárez, Johanna E. Jaramillo Q., Univ. Técnica Particular de Loja (Ecuador)
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Color vision deficiencies and the child's willingness for visual activity: preliminary research
Paper 10367-18
Author(s): Malwina Geniusz, Marta A. Szmigiel, Maciej Geniusz, Wroclaw Univ. of Science and Technology (Poland)
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Temporary effects of alcohol on color vision
Paper 10367-19
Author(s): Maciej Geniusz, Malwina Geniusz, Marta A. Szmigiel, Wroclaw Univ. of Science and Technology (Poland)
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The impact of intensive physical activity on color vision based on Farnsworth D-15 color vision tests
Paper 10367-20
Author(s): Marta A. Szmigiel, Malwina Geniusz, Wroclaw Univ. of Science and Technology (Poland)
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Six years of vision screening tests in pre-school children of Wroclaw
Paper 10367-21
Author(s): Ireneusz Szmigiel, Marta A. Szmigiel, Malwina Geniusz, Wroclaw Univ. of Science and Technology (Poland)
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