• 2018.02.13

    Abstract submission is closed.

  • 2017.12.15

    Abstract Submission Extened 26th January 2018.

  • 2017.09.13

    PLD2018 website open.

Important dates

  • Submission deadline: Dec. 14, 2017, Thursday
    Abstract Submission Extened 26th January 2018.
  • Author Notification: Jan. 15, 2018, Monday
  • Manuscript Due Date: Mar. 19, 2018, Monday
  • Conference: Apr. 24 Tuesday - 27 Friday, 2018

The conference will include both oral and poster presentations. Well-known experts, scholars, and entrepreneurs from all over the world will give excellent invited talks. Accepted and presented, your paper will be considered to be published by SPIE.

The proposed program for this symposium is scheduled for three days, enabling the participants to have an open exchange of their ideas through active participation and contributions.

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Submit Abstract by 14 December 2017
Abstract Submission Extened 26th January 2018.

PLD 2018 is a part of large group of conferences of OPIC meeting including 14 conferences related to Photonics. Attendee to PLD meeting is allowed to attend other meetings and a large Optics Photonics International Exhibition (OPIE) 2018 held at the same place.

Conference Chair

  • Takahisa JitsunoOsaka Univ.(Japan)

  • Jianda ShaoShanghai Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics (China)

  • Wolfgang RudolphThe Univ. of New Mexico (USA)