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Although the conference is back to the normal mode (i.e., in-person) speakers are allowed to present remotely if unable to travel to the venue (hybrid support).

Upcoming Submission Deadlines

Late-Breaking Submission Deadline: December 15, 2022
Special Session Paper Submission: December 21, 2022
Workshop Paper Submission: December 21, 2022
Abstracts Track Submission: January 2, 2023
Doctoral Consortium Paper Submission: January 2, 2023

(See Important Dates for more information)
Optical systems are ubiquitous in modern society, with an ever-increasing number of applications covering medical sciences (vision technologies, surgical instrumentation, medical imaging, drug delivery or cancer photothermal therapies), spatial exploration (telescopes, lenses, spectrometers), telecommunications (fiber optics), information processing (quantum computing), industry (from cutting, welding to precision metrology), military/weaponry technology or optoelectronics, to name but a few examples. Furthermore, laser and optical technology are in general essential to perform applied research in areas such as chemistry and biology, providing fundamental analysis tools. The success of optical systems and technologies in high-end scientific research has also found its way into everyday consumer products such as printers, displays, discs, cameras, and eyeglasses, not to forget that optical fiber is crucial to telecommunications in general and internet in particular. This 11th edition of PHOTOPTICS will feature three different tracks on Optics, Photonics and Lasers, covering both theoretical and practical aspects.

Conference Areas

1 . Lasers

2 . Optics

3 . Photonics

Conference Co-chairs

Paulo RibeiroLIBPhys, NOVA School of Science and Technology, Portugal
Pablo AlbellaUniversity of Cantabria, Spain


Domenico de CegliaUniversity of Brescia, Italy
Maria RaposoLIBPhys, NOVA School of Science and Technology, Portugal


Isabelle StaudeAbbe Center of Photonics, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
Irina LarinaBaylor College of Medicine, United States
David AndrewsUniversity of East Anglia, United Kingdom
Klaus PetermannTechnische Universität Berlin, Germany

Keynote Speakers

Andrea FerrariCambridge Graphene Centre, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Humeyra CaglayanTampere University, Finland
Isabel Pastoriza-SantosUniversity of Vigo, Spain
Susana SilvaINESC TEC, Portugal


Special Sessions

Science and Technology Publications, Lda

All papers presented at the conference venue
will be available at the SCITEPRESS Digital Library
(consult SCITEPRESS Ethics of Publication)

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