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SPIE Optical Engineering + Applications - The premier optical design, engineering, fabrication, and instrumentation conference

Optical Engineering + Applications

Present your work at SPIE Optical Engineering + Applications, the premier conference for the latest developments in optical design and engineering, including applications that explore the atmosphere to x-ray technologies, signal, image, data processing, photonic devices and applications, gamma-ray, and particle technologies, image and signal processing, remote sensing, and space optical systems


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 Papers accepted in these areas
 • Optical Design and Systems Engineering
 • Photonic Devices and Applications
 • Advanced Metrology
 • X-Ray, Gamma-Ray, and Particle Technologies
 • Signal, Image, and Data Processing
 • Remote Sensing
 • Atmospheric and Space Optical Systems

Special Programs:

 • Special Program: The Nature of Light: Light in Nature
 • Special Program: Optics Education and Outreach
 • Special Program: Photonic Innovations and Solutions for Complex Environments and Systems (PISCES)

SPIE conference papers are published in the Proceedings of SPIE and available via the SPIE Digital Library, the world’s largest collection of optics and photonics research.  

The Proceedings are indexed in Web of Science, Scopus, Ei Compendex, Inspec, Google Scholar, Astrophysical Data System (ADS), DeepDyve, ReadCube, CrossRef, and other scholarly indexes, and are widely accessible to leading research organizations, conference attendees, and individual researchers. 



2016 Optical Engineering + Applications Executive Organizing Committee:

Katherine Creath, Optineering (United States) and The Univ. of Arizona (United States)
Ruyan Guo, The Univ. of Texas at San Antonio (United States)
Stephen M. Hammel, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (United States)
Allen H.-L. Huang, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison (United States)
Khan M. Iftekharuddin, Old Dominion Univ. (United States)
Ralph B. James, Brookhaven National Lab. (United States)
Ali M. Khounsary, X-ray Optics, Inc. (United States) and Illinois Institute of Technology (United States)
R. John Koshel, College of Optical Sciences, The Univ. of Arizona (United States)
José Sasián, College of Optical Sciences, The Univ. of Arizona (United States)
Alexander M. J. van Eijk, TNO Defence, Security and Safety (Netherlands)
Shizhuo Yin, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States)

Important Author Dates

Abstracts Due
8 February 2016

Acceptance Notification
Sent to Contact Author

25 April 2016

Manuscripts Due
1 August 2016 (except conference OP312)

Manuscript Due Date for On-Site Proceedings
20 June 2016 (conference OP312 only)


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