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1 - 6 February 2020
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OPTO, the optoelectronics, photonic materials and devices conference

Call for Papers for SPIE OPTO 2020

Late abstracts can be accepted at the discretion of the conference chairs—submit today
With 2,000 papers and presentations, SPIE OPTO is the most important optoelectronics conference in the field. Topics include on silicon photonics, photonic crystals, optoelectronics, semiconductor lasers, quantum dots, and nanophotonics. This conference addresses the latest developments in a broad range of optoelectronic technologies and their integration for a variety of commercial applications.

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Abstracts Due
24 July 2019

Author Notification
30 September 2019

Manuscripts Due for
Conferences OE115, OE131,
OE132, and OE133:

18 December 2019

Manuscripts Due for
all Conferences except
OE115, OE131, OE132,
and OE133:

8 January 2020

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48 conferences in 8 tracks

2020 OPTO technical tracks
Explore these technical areas to find the right conference to submit your research.

Optoelectronic Materials and Devices
Photonic Integration
Nanotechnologies in Photonics
MOEMS-MEMS in Photonics
Advanced Quantum and Optoelectronic Applications
Semiconductor Lasers, LEDS, and Applications
Displays and Holography
Optical Communications: Devices to Systems
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Application tracks
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Translational Research
3D Printing

OPTO 2020 Symposium Chairs and Co-Chairs

Sailing He, KTH Royal Institute of Technology (Sweden) and Zhejiang Univ. (China)

Symposium Chair

Sailing He
KTH Royal Institute of Technology (Sweden) and Zhejiang Univ. (China)

Yasuhiro Koike, Keio Univ. (Japan)

Symposium Chair

Yasuhiro Koike
Keio Univ. (Japan)

Connie J. Chang-Hasnain, Univ. of California, Berkeley  (USA)

Symposium Co-Chair

Connie J. Chang-Hasnain
Univ. of California, Berkeley
(United States)

Graham T. Reed, Optoelectronics Research Ctr. (United Kingdom)

Symposium Co-Chair

Graham T. Reed
Optoelectronics Research Ctr.
(United Kingdom)

OPTO 2020 Program Track Chairs

Optoelectronic Materials and Devices
James G. Grote, Air Force Research Lab. (United States)
Shibin Jiang, AdValue Photonics, Inc. (United States)

Photonic Integration
Yakov Sidorin, Quarles & Brady LLP (United States)
Jean-Emmanuel Broquin, IMEP-LAHC (France)

Nanotechnologies in Photonics
Ali Adibi, Georgia Institute of Technology (United States)

MOEMS-MEMS in Photonics
Holger Becker, microfluidic ChipShop GmbH (Germany)
Georg von Freymann, Technische Univ. Kaiserslautern (Germany)

Advanced Quantum and Optoelectronic Applications
David L. Andrews, Univ. of East Anglia (United Kingdom)

Semiconductor Lasers, LEDS, and Applications
Klaus P. Streubel, OSRAM GmbH (United States)

Displays and Holography
Liang-Chy Chien, Kent State Univ. (United States)

Optical Communications: Devices to Systems
Benjamin Dingel, Nasfine Photonics, Inc. (United States)

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