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    - NanoScience + Engineering
    - Optics + Photonics for Sustainable Energy
    - Organic Photonics + Electronics
    - Optical Engineering + Applications
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San Diego Convention Center
San Diego, California, United States
9 - 13 August 2015
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SPIE Optics + Photonics for Sustainable Energy * A conference for new solar-based technologies

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SPIE Optics + Photonics for Sustainable Energy, part of SPIE Optics + Photonics and hear the latest research in thin film solar technology, concentrators, reliability, solar hydrogen, next-generation cell technology, laser materials processing, organic photovoltaics, and more.

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Final Technical Program (14 MB PDF)
Solar online program
More than 280 presentations on these topics
 • High and Low Concentrator Systems for Solar Energy Applications
 • Solar Hydrogen and Nanotechnology
 • Thin Films for Solar and Energy Technology
 • Next Generation Technologies for Solar Energy Conversion
 • Reliability of Photovoltaic Cells, Modules, Components, and Systems
 • Laser Processing and Fabrication for Solar, Displays, and Optoelectronic Devices
 • Organic Photovoltaics
 • Nonimaging Optics: Efficient Design for Illumination and Solar Concentration

SPIE Solar Energy + Technology, a conference focused on the development of new solar-based energy sources, systems, and technologies.

Solar Energy + Technology 2014 Symposium Chair

Oleg Sulima 

Oleg V. Sulima, GE Global Research (United States)

Technical Organizing Committee:
Gavin Conibeer, The Univ. of New South Wales (Australia)
Neelkanth G. Dhere, Univ. of Central Florida (United States)
Louay A. Eldada, Quanergy Systems, Inc. (United States)
Jeffrey M. Gordon, Ben-Gurion Univ. of the Negev (Israel)
Michael J. Heben, The Univ. of Toledo (United States)
David J. Hwang, Stony Brook Univ. (United States)
Rebecca Jones-Albertus, U.S. Dept. of Energy (United States)
Zakya H. Kafafi, National Science Foundation, ret (United States)
Aravinda Kar, CREOL, The College of Optics and Photonics, Univ. of Central Florida (United States)
Paul A. Lane, U.S. Naval Research Lab. (United States)
Sanjay Mathur, Univ. zu Köln (Germany)
Carlos Molpeceres, Univ. Politécnica de Madrid (Spain)
Candace Pfefferkorn, SunShot Initiative, U.S. Dept. of Energy (United States)
Adam P. Plesniak, Amonix Inc. (United States)
Edward W. Reutzel, Applied Research Lab., The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States)
Ifor D. W. Samuel, Univ. of St. Andrews (United Kingdom)
Oleg V. Sulima, GE Global Research (United States)
Roland Winston, Univ. of California, Merced (United States)
John H. Wohlgemuth, National Renewable Energy Lab. (United States)

2015 Important Author Dates

Abstracts Due
26 January 2015

Acceptance Notification
Sent to Contact Author
6 April 2015

Manuscripts Due for 
Optics + Photonics for
Sustainable Energy

13 July 2015

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