The Moscone Center
    San Francisco, California, United States
    28 January - 2 February 2017
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    SPIE OPTO, the Optoelectronics and Photonic Materials and Devices Conference, part of Photonics West 2017 in San Francisco, California

    OPTO is the optoelectronics and photonics conference, part of SPIE Photonics West

    See the latest research at OPTO, part of SPIE Photonics West, on silicon photonics, photonic crystals, optoelectronics, semiconductor lasers, quantum dots, and nanophotonics. This conference addresses the latest developments in a broad range of optoelectronic technologies and their integration for a variety of commercial applications.

    Browse the OPTO 2017 Presentations

    OPTO Topic Areas
    Optoelectronic Materials and Devices
    Photonic Integration
    Nanotechnologies in Photonics
    MOEMS-MEMS in Photonics
    Advanced Quantum and Optoelectronic Applications
    Semiconductor Lasers and LEDS
    Displays and Holography
    Optical Communications: Devices to Systems
    3D Printing

    OPTO 2017 Symposium Chairs:

    Jean Broquin


    Jean Emmanuel Broquin
    IMEP-LAHC (France)


    Shibin Jiang

    Shibin Jiang AdValue Photonics, Inc. (United States)


    OPTO 2017 Symposium Cochairs:

    Connie J. Chang-Hasnain


    Connie J. Chang-Hasnain, Univ. of California, Berkeley  (USA)


    Graham T. Reed

    Graham T. Reed Optoelectronics Research Ctr. (United Kingdom)


    OPTO 2017 Program Track Chairs:

    Optoelectronic Materials and Devices
    James G. Grote, Air Force Research Lab. (United States)

    Photonic Integration
    Yakov Sidorin, Quarles & Brady LLP (United States)

    Nanotechnologies in Photonics
    Ali Adibi, Georgia Institute of Technology (United States)

    MOEMS-MEMS in Photonics
    Holger Becker, microfluidic ChipShop GmbH (Germany)
    Winston V. Schoenfeld, CREOL, The College of Optics and Photonics, Univ. of Central Florida (United States)

    Advanced Quantum and Optoelectronic Applications
    David L. Andrews, Univ. of East Anglia (United Kingdom)

    Semiconductor Lasers and LEDS
    Klaus P. Streubel, OSRAM AG (Germany)

    Displays and Holography
    Liang-Chy Chien, Kent State Univ. (United States)

    Optical Communications: Devices to Systems
    Benjamin Dingel, Nasfine Photonics, Inc. (United States)

    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. 

    Important Dates

    Abstracts Due
    24 July 2019

    Post-Deadline Abstracts
    Submission Instructions

    Author Notification
    30 September 2019

    On-site* Manuscripts Due
    18 December 2019
    (*On-site only refers to
    11288 and 11307-11309)

    Hotel Reservations Due
    20 December 2019
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    Manuscripts Due
    8 January 2020
    (All conferences except
    11288 and 11307-11309)

    Registration prices increase
    17 January 2020
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