• Astronomical Telescopes and Instrumentation 2016
    Invitation from Chairs
    For Authors/Presenters
    For Chairs/Committees
    For Exhibitors
Edinburgh International Conference Centre
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
26 June - 1 July 2016
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SPIE Astronomical Telescopes + Instrumentation

SPIE Astronomical Telescopes + Instrumentation 2016, Edinburgh International Convention Centre Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom 26 June - 1 July 2016

SPIE Astronomical Telescopes + Instrumentation, the most prestigious event for developers of ground- and space-based telescopes, the supporting technologies, and the latest instrumentation. It takes place every other year. We look forward to your particpation in 2016.

Call for Papers opens September 2015.

Review the 2014 Program

2014 News and photos

2014 Technical Program and Exhibition Guide (PDF 8 MB)

2014 Technical Abstracts (PDF 1 MB)

2014 Plenary Presentations

Paper Topics
Space Telescopes and Instrumentation:
Optical, Infrared, and Millimeter Wave
Space Telescopes and Instrumentation:
Ultraviolet to Gamma Ray
Ground-based and Airborne Telescopes and Instrumentation
Optical and Infrared Interferometry
Adaptive Optics Systems
Observatory Operations: Strategies, Processes,
and Systems
Modeling, Systems Engineering, and Project Management
Advances in Optical and Mechanical Technologies
for Telescopes and Instrumentation
Software and Cyberinfrastructure
Millimeter, Submillimeter, and Far-Infrared Detectors
and Instrumentation
High Energy, Optical, and Infrared Detectors for Astronomy
Radio Telescopes and Instrumentation


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Important Author Dates

Abstracts Due
14 December 2015

Acceptance Notification
Sent to Contact Author
22 February 2016

Manuscripts Due 
30 May 2016

Journal of Astronomical Telescopes, Instruments, and Systems

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