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3 - 7 April 2016
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Attend SPIE Photonics Europe 2016

SPIE Photonics Europe 2016, Brussels, Belgium

SPIE Photonics Europe 2016 is the premier research conference in Europe presenting metamaterials, nanophotonics, biophotonics, quantum technologies, optical sensing, photonic fibers, and laser technologies among others. In 2016, look for a new conference on quantum technologies and new workshops on graphene and 2D materials that have been added to this comprehensive technical programme.

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Photonics Europe: hot topics by prestigious speakers

 • John Dudley, Université Franche-Comte, France
 • Cesar Jauregui Misas, Friedrich Schiller-Univ. Jena, Germany
 • David D. Sampson, University of Western Australia
 • Miles Padgett, University of Glasgow, United Kingdom
 • Ferenc Krausz, Max-Planck-Institute for Quantum Physics, Germany
 • Sarah Bohndiek, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Industry Programme Highlighted Speakers
 • Wolfgang Boch, Head of Unit, European Commission
 • Michael Liehr, CEO, AIM Photonics; SUNY Polytechnic Institute
Learn more about the Industry Programme

Photonics Europe, an influential programme
 • More than 1,200 presentations
 • Hot Topics in Photonics Sessions | Plenaries on essential developments in the field
 • Photonics Innovation Village | See startups in motion and connect with funding organisations
 • Industry | Meet vendors supporting this critical research

18 conferences in these technical areas
 • Nanophotonics
 • Metamaterials
 • Graphene and 2D materials
 • Photonic crystal materials, devices, and fibres
 • Quantum technologies
 • Micro-optics
 • Organic phontonics
 • Biophotonics and Neurophotonics
 • Silicon photonics
 • Photonics for solar energy systems
 • Optical micro- and nanometrology
 • High-power lasers, semiconductor lasers, and laser dynamics
 • Multimedia applications, image, and video processing
 • Optical sensing and detection, modeling, and design
 • Nonlinear optics and applications

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. 

Co-sponsoring Organisations

Photonics Dept.-Vrije Univ. BrusselsFWO: Research Foundation-FlandersVisit Brussels

Cooperating Organisations

 European Optical SocietyKnowledge Transfer Network

Important Author Dates

Abstract Due Date
19 October 2015

Author Notification
15 January 2016

Post-Meeting Manuscripts
7 March 2016

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