2014 IEEE Photonics Conference

12 - 16 October 2014

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The IEEE Photonics Conference, previously known as the IEEE LEOS Annual Meeting, offers technical presentations by the world’s leading scientists and engineers in the areas of lasers, optoelectronics, optical fiber networks, and associated lightwave technologies and applications. It also  features compelling plenary talks on the industry’s most important issues, weekend events aimed at students and young photonics professionals, and a manufacturer’s exhibition.

More than 600 people from industry, academia and government gather for IEEE Photonics Conference, to a part of the latest results on technologies and applications where quantum electronic devices involving light are key elements, including: Biophotonics, Displays and Lighting, High Power / Intensity Sources, Microwave Photonics, Nanophotonics, Non-Linear and Ultrafast Optics, Optical Communications, Optical Fiber Technology, Optical Interconnects, Optical Networks and Systems, Photodetectors, Sensors, Systems and Imaging, Photonic Integration and Packaging, Photonic Materials Science and Technology, Semiconductor Lasers.

Plenary Speakers

John Bowers

University of California-Santa Barbara, USA

Hybrid Silicon Photonic Integrated Circuits

Sir Peter Knight FRS

Imperial College London, UK

Exploiting Quantum Coherence for New Technologies: timing, navigation and sensors

Kerry Vahala

California Institute of Technology, USA

Cold-Mechanics to Stable-Microwaves: the Future of Optical Microcavity Research

Toshio Yanagida

Osaka University, Japan

Single Molecule Imaging and Nanometry: Fluctuation and Function of Life

Tutorial Speakers

Fabio Pittalà

Huawei, Germany

Data-Aided Signal Processing for Coherent Optical Receivers

Nader Engheta

University of Pennsylvania, USA

Optical Nanoantennas

Rupert Oulton

Imperial College London, UK

Plasmonic Nanowire Lasers for Sensors and Integrated Circuits

Nathan Newbury


Photonic Advances in Time and Frequency Metrology

Elias Towe

Carnegie Mellon, USA

Quantum Dot and Quantum Well Photonics



6:00PM - 7:30PM

2014 IPC Welcome Reception

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12:00PM - 1:00PM

IPS Chapter Leadership Luncheon (By invitation)

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5:30PM - 6:30PM

Women in Photonics Reception

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Conference Planner

Ingrid L. Donnelly, CMP

Senior Conference Planner

Phone +1 732 562 5597

Fax +1 732 562 8434


IEEE Photonics Society

445 Hoes Lane

Piscataway, NJ 08855-1331 USA