San Diego Convention Center
    San Diego, California, United States
    19 - 23 August 2018
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    SPIE Optics + Photonics 2017 - The largest international, multidisciplinary optical sciences and technology meeting in North America.

    SPIE Optics + Photonics
    Nanoscience+EngineeringOptics+Photonics for Sustainable EnergyOrganic Photonics+ElectronicsOptical Engineering+Applications

    Plan to participate in SPIE Optics + Photonics 2017, the meeting where the latest research in optical engineering and applications, nanotechnology, sustainable energy, and organic photonics is presented. We look forward to seeing you back in San Diego.

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    Conferences: 6 - 10 August 2017  + Exhibition: 8 - 10 August 2017
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    2016 Technical Program  (PDF 9 MB)
    2016 Abstracts  
    (PDF 4 MB)
    2016 Exhibition Guide 
    (PDF 6 MB)


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    2017 Conference Topics
    Nanoscience + Engineering: metamaterials, nanophotonic materials, plasmonics, quantum science, CNTs, graphene, optical trapping, thin films, spintronics, nanostructured devices, nanoengineering, nanoimaging, nanospectroscopy, 2D and low-dimensional materials
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    Optics + Photonics for Sustainable Energy: photovoltaics, thin film solar technology, solar fuels, next generation cell technology, thermal radiation management, reliability
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    Organic Photonics + Electronics: OLEDs, OFETS, OPVs, organic sensors and bioelectronics, organic materials, liquid crystals, perovskites, printed memory and circuits
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    Optical Engineering + Applications: optical design and engineering, photonic devices and applications, x-ray, gamma-ray, and particle technologies, image and signal processing, astronomical optics and instrumentation, remote sensing, space optical systems
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    SPIE conference papers are published in the Proceedings of SPIE and available via the SPIE Digital Library, the world’s largest collection of optics and photonics research.  

    The Proceedings are indexed in Web of Science, Scopus, Ei Compendex, Inspec, Google Scholar, Astrophysical Data System (ADS), DeepDyve, ReadCube, CrossRef, and other scholarly indexes, and are widely accessible to leading research organizations, conference attendees, and individual researchers. 


    SPIE Optics + Photonics - Advancing nanoscience, optical engineering, organic photonics, and sustainable energy research.

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    Important Author Dates

    Abstracts Due
    5 February 2018

    Acceptance Notification
    Sent to Contact Author

    16 April 2018

    Manuscripts Due
    23 July 2018


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