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SPIE Optical Systems Design Call for Papers

SPIE Optical Systems Design 2018 Call for Papers

Accepting abstract submissions
Present your research at SPIE Optical Systems Design, the premier European event for optical instrumentation with the latest advances in optical systems applications, materials, and processing. This is an interdisciplinary forum for technicians, engineers, researchers, and managers who are involved in instrumental optics at all levels: design, specification, production, and testing.

A home for your research
As an author, don’t hesitate to submit an abstract. Although much in the world remains uncertain, the one constant is that your work is important. SPIE continues our commitment to providing a forum for information sharing, collaboration, and advancing research that is vital to your community. Prepare your abstract and by doing so you will guarantee that your research is ready to be shared. Find our response to COVID-19 here.

Abstracts due
28 April 2021
Post-deadline submissions will be considered. Submit your abstract now.

Author Notification
18 June 2021

Manuscripts due
18 August 2021

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SPIE Remote Sensing
SPIE Security + Defence

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2021 Conference topics

Click on the applicable link below to learn more or to submit your abstract. Submissions due 10 March 2021.

 • Illumination Optics
 • Advances in Optical Thin Films
 • Computational Optics
 • Optical Fabrication, Testing, and Metrology
 • Optical Design and Engineering
 • Optical Instrument Science,Technology, and Applications

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