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Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Convention Center
Rochester, New York, United States
12 - 15 October 2015
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SPIE Optifab 2015 in Rochester, NY. Advance Program and Registration Available in June

Optifab 2015, in Rochester N.Y., Call for Papers

SPIE Optifab is the largest optical manufacturing conference and exhibition held in North America. Call for Posters has been extended for students. The Advance Program will be online 3 June. Registration will open 19 June.

Attention Faculty and Students
Optifab is still accepting late Student Posters. Please email Robbine at robbineh@spie.org
APOMA Travel Grants and Outstanding Student Poster Learn More 
Call for Papers (PDF 2 MB)
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Optifab, organized jointly by SPIE and APOMA, has a unique technical focus on classical and advanced optical manufacturing technologies. It offers conference attendees an exceptional opportunity to interact with worldwide experts in the field of optical fabrication.

Presentation topics
Technical papers:
Optical manufacturing
Design for manufacturing
Materials and optical materials sciences
Classical and automated fabrication
Grinding, polishing, and new methods of surface finishing
Injection/glass molding, lithographic processing, and chemical etching
Process science
New developments in coatings technology
New developments in metrology
Opto-mechanical design and fabrication
Interactivity and data interfaces between optical design programs, mechanical design programs, fabrication equipment, and metrology instrumentation
Fabrication of freeform surfaces
Commercial papers:
Developments in optical materials
New infrared materials
Advanced optical fabrication equipment
Coating equipment
Metrology equipment
Exhibit at Optifab 2015
Learn more about the Exhibition
View 2013 Exhibitor Prospectus (PDF)
Exhibitor pricing and contract info (PDF)
Why Rochester | see how this city is driving innovation
A look back at 2013
2013 Final Technical Program (PDF 1.6 MB)
2013 Technical Abstract (PDF 368 kB)
2013 Exhibit Guide (PDF 12.6 MB)
2013 Event News and Photos

Accepted Papers If accepted, your research will be published in the SPIE Digital Library

All papers presented become part of the world's largest collection
of optics and photonics research papers.

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Important Author Dates

Abstracts Due
30 March 2015

Author Notification
12 June 2015

Manuscripts Due
31 August 2015

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