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Edinburgh International Conference Centre
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
26 - 29 September 2016
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SPIE Security + Defence 2016 in Edinburgh.

SPIE Security + Defence 2016 in Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

Plan to participate at SPIE Security + Defence 2016 - the leading conference of its kind in Europe. Interact with fellow engineers, scientists, researchers, developers, and educators on technological advancements that continue to have an impact in the areas of sensing, data and signal analysis, tracking and targeting, communications, networks, sensor platforms, energy topics, materials and more. Co-located with SPIE Remote Sensing Join us in Edinburgh.

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2016 Conference Topics:
Unmanned/Unattended Sensors and Sensor Networks
Electro-Optical and Infrared Systems: Technology and Applications
Electro-Optical Remote Sensing
Technologies for Optical Countermeasures
Advanced Free-Space Optical Communication Techniques and Applications
Emerging Technologies
Millimetre Wave and Terahertz Sensors and Technology
Optical Materials and Biomaterials in Security and Defence Systems Technology
Optics and Photonics for Counterterrorism, Crime Fighting and Defence
Quantum Information Science and Technology
High-Power Lasers: Technology and Systems 
Target and Background Signatures
Virtual Programme Track on Hyperspectral Sensing

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Important Author Dates

Abstract Deadline
28 March 2016

Author Notification
27 May 2016

Manuscripts Due
29 August 2016

Early Registration Deadline
5 September 2016

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