Call for Papers

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OGC 2018 will cover all major areas in optoelectronics, optical communications and fundamental optics along with workshops in areas of current interest.Topics interested but not limited to:

S1. Laser Technology

  • Mid-infrared Lasers
  • Ultrafast Laser Science and Technology
  • Laser manufacturing
  • High Intensity Lasers and High Field Phenomena
  • Quantum Electronics and Laser Science
  • Quantum Information and Measurement
  • Biomedical and Therapeutic Laser Applications
  • Laser Spectroscopy and Microscopy
  • Fiber Lasers and Applications
  • Waveguide Lasers
  • Semiconductor Lasers and LEDs
  • Plasma Technologies

S2. Optical Communication and Networks

  • Integration of Optical and Wireless Networking
  • Design, Control and Management of Optical Networks
  • Energy Efficiency in Optical Networks
  • Passive Optical Networks
  • High Speed Optical LANs and Gigabit Ethernet
  • Lasers and Photonic Components
  • New Architectures for Optical Routers and Switches
  • New Optical Fiber Technologies
  • Optical Modulation and Signal Processing
  • Optical Access Networks
  • Optical Networks Performance Modeling
  • Optical Networks to Support Cloud Computing
  • QoS. Optical Networks for Future Networks
  • Reliability and Protection in Optical Networks
  • Optical Amplification and Sensing
  • Optical Control Plane (ASON, GMPLS, OpenFlow, SDN)

S3. Infrared Technologies and Applications

  • Infrared detector materials and devices
  • Infrared cameras and systems
  • Infrared detectors and imaging applications
  • Semiconductor materials for infrared and mid-IR lasers
  • Novel infrared semiconductor lasers and related applications
  • Novel infrared materials for photovoltaics
  • Information acquisition & signal processing technologies
  • Testing and simulation technologies
  • Environment characteristics of target and atmospheric transmission
  • Applications in remote sensing, navigation, communication, environmental protection, public security, medicine and industrial inspection
  • Smart and fiber-optic sensors
  • Nondestructive tests and evaluation
  • Near-, mid-, and long-wavelength systems

S4. Precision Optics

  • Super-precision optical manufacturing and equipment
  • Testing for super-precision optical surface and equipment
  • Ultra-precision freeform surfaces design, manufacturing and Testing
  • Large lens and mirrors manufacturing and testing
  • Design, manufacturing and testing of micro and nano optical devices and systems
  • Optical thin film coating and testing
  • Super-precision optical manufacturing and testing for complex shape optical elements
  • Optoelectronics components and modules integration and manufacturing
  • Applications for super-precision optical manufacturing
  • Other related technologies

S5. Lightings and Displays

  • Active-Matrix Displays
  • Applied Vision/Human Factors
  • Display Electronics
  • Display Measurement
  • Display Systems
  • Emissive Displays, e-Paper and Flexible Displays
  • Lighting
  • LiquidCrystal Technology
  • Organic Light-Emitting Diodes
  • Touch and Interactive Displays
  • Automotive/Vehicular Displays and HMI Technologies

S6. Optoelectronic Devices and Applications

  • Millimeter, submillimeter, and far-infrared detectors and instrumentation
  • Ultra-violet, visible and infrared sensing and imaging technology
  • Combination of active and passive optical sensing
  • Cryogenic optics technology
  • Adaptive Optoelectronics
  • Optometry
  • Computational Optical Sensing and Imaging
  • Optical Instrumentation
  • Optics in Astronomy and Astrophysics
  • Spectroscopy, Imaging and Metrology
  • Photorefractive Effects, Materials and Devices
  • Optical Materials and Devices
  • Light-matter Interaction
  • Applied Industrial Optics

S7. Biophotonics and Biomedical Optics

  • Clinical and Translational Biophotonics
  • Microscopy, Histopathology and Analytics
  • Optical Tomography and Spectroscopy
  • Cardiac Optogenetics
  • In-Vivo Label-Free Optical Spectroscopy
  • Photoacoustic tomography or microscopy, acousto-optical imaging
  • Optical coherence tomography: light sources, systems, and applications
  • Nonlinear microscopy, coherent Raman scattering microscopy, and high-resolution microscopy techniques
  • Biomedical optical spectroscopy and imaging: systems and applications
  • Tissue optics
  • Optical trapping and manipulation, and their applications in biophotonics
  • Lasers, supercontinuum lasers, fiber lasers and their biomedical applications

S8. Fiber-Based Technologies and Applications

  • Design, fabrication, characterization and cabling of optical fibers
  • Specialty fibers
  • Microstructured and nanostructured fibers
  • Linear and nonlinear properties of optical fibers
  • Fiber devices and application
  • Fiber amplifiers
  • Fiber lasers
  • Fiber sensors