Edinburgh International Conference Centre
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
26 June - 1 July 2016
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SPIE Astronomical Telescopes + Instrumentation 2016 in Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

SPIE Astronomical Telescopes + Instrumentation, the most prestigious event for developers of ground- and space-based telescopes, the supporting technologies, and the latest instrumentation. It takes place every other year.
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Presentation topics
Telescopes and Systems
Space Telescopes and Instrumentation:
Optical, Infrared, and Millimeter Wave
Space Telescopes and Instrumentation:
Ultraviolet to Gamma Ray
Ground-based and Airborne Telescopes and Instrumentation
Optical and Infrared Interferometry and Imaging
Adaptive Optics Systems
Observatory Operations: Strategies, Processes, and Systems
Modeling, Systems Engineering, and Project Management for Astronomy
Technology Advancements
Advances in Optical and Mechanical Technologies
for Telescopes and Instrumentation
Software and Cyberinfrastructure for Astronomy
Millimeter, Submillimeter, and Far-Infrared Detectors and Instrumentation for Astronomy
High Energy, Optical, and Infrared Detectors for Astronomy
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Important Author Dates

Abstracts Due
14 December 2015

Acceptance Notification
Sent to Contact Author
26 February 2016

Manuscripts Due 
30 May 2016


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