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    28 August - 1 September 2016
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    Past Event Overview

    Attend SPIE Optics + Photonics in August. Register today.

    SPIE Optics + Photonics 2011 - more than 4950 technical attendees and a new record for exhibition hall visitors.

    "Wonderful event, we were pleasantly surprised by how good it was."
    - Scott Orr, Qioptiq

    Conference Highlights:  
     • Read the highlight from SPIE Optics + Photonics 2011
     • View over 120 video presentations on solar and OLEDs
     • See what happened - SPIE Photo Gallery
     • Final Program (PDF)
     • Exhibition Guide (PDF)
     • Technical Abstracts (PDF)
    SPIE Optics + Photonics is:
     • Over 3,175 papers in optics, photonics, nano, and solar
     • 26 plenary sessions
     • 50 special + technical events
     • 55 courses and workshops
     • 236 company Exhibition - with a special NanoTech Demo Area
     • Photonics For a Better World Pavilion on the Exhibit floor
     • Welcome Reception with an astronomy "Star Party"

    The Latest Research | Only at SPIE Optics + Photonics

    3,175 presentations in solar, nano, photonics, and space optics
      NanoScience + Engineering
    Topics included: carbon nanotubes, optical trapping, and nano-solar hydrogen, metamaterials, and plasmonics.
      Solar Energy + Technology
    Topics included: solar hydrogen, thin films, OPVs, and PV cell technologies.
      Photonic Devices + Applications
    Topics included: IR detectors, OLEDs, organic PVs, and solid state lighting.
      Optical Engineering + Applications
    Astronomy is back in 2011. Topics included: optical design, systems, and engineering, remote sensing, x-ray technologies, solid state lighting, illumination engineering, advanced metrology, astronomical optics and space optical systems.

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