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Matchmaking event by Berlin Partner

Location: 
Berlin Adlershof, Germany
Part of: 
EOSAM 2014
Duration: 
17 September 2014 - 18 September 2014


This 2-day matchmaking event, parallel to EOSAM topical meetings and industrial exhibition, is a quick and easy way to meet potential cooperation partners.
People meet and greet at high speed.
20 minutes is usually enough to build connections, then the bell rings and the next talk starts.

Registration necessary (in addition to EOSAM registration in Conftool): http://www.b2match.eu/eosam2014

 

EOSAM 2014

Location: 
Berlin Adlershof, City of science, technology and media - Adlershof con. vent. Exhibition Centre - Rudower Chaussee 17 - 12489 Berlin
Duration: 
15 September 2014 - 19 September 2014

 

Industrial Exhibition

Exhibition packages information can be found here.  

Sponsorship and Advertising

Call for sponsors in English and in German.
 

General Chair: Paul Urbach - Delft University of Technology (NL)
General co-chair: Seppo Honkanen - University of Eastern Finland (FI)
Local Scientific Chair: Rainer Schuhmann –  Berliner Glas KGaA (DE)

OVERVIEW: EOSAM 2014 AT A GLANCE

Eleven Topical Meetings:


EOSAM Summer School on Novelties in Optics and Photonics (Monday 15th September)
Please Note: SUMMER SCHOOL LOCATION CHANGED!


Photonics Entrepreneurship Day/ Welcome Reception on Monday evening by EPIC and Berlin Brandenburg Photonics Cluster (free)

EOS Annual General Assembly

Industrial exhibition

Exhibition hours:
Wednesday, 17 September: 10:30 - 17:30
Thursday, 18 September:     11:00 - 17:30

Matchmaking event by Berlin Partner

Session: Grand Challenges in Optics

CONFERENCE DINNER

Wednesday, 17 September at 20:30

Come and network at the conference dinner, in a nice, relaxed atmosphere.
We offer you a great buffet with plenty of choice, drinks included.
Restaurant Nolle takes you back to the sophisticated 1920’s Berlin.
http://www.restaurant-nolle.de/de/das-restaurant

Price: 60 euros per person
Please fill in the form and send by fax before Tuesday, 9 September.
Additional information: karppinen@myeos.org


Important Dates

Submission deadline: 4 April 2014 30 June 2014
Notification to authors: 18 July 2014
Post-deadline submission: until 4 August


EOSAM 2014 Programme overview

See detailed schedule

Download EOSAM 2014 Programme (PDF, ~13MB)

Abstract Submission

Contributions are accepted for oral and poster presentation. All authors are requested to register separately from abstract submission.

Abstracts must be submitted as two-page pdf files that are formatted along the guidelines given in this file.
You might wish to use either the Word or LaTeX template.

 Abstract submission closed.

Information for authors

Oral presentations

  • Time slots: Presenting authors are allotted 15 minutes (12 minutes presentation plus 3 minutes for discussion). Please plan your presentation accordingly to meet the 15 minute maximum.
  • Presentation upload: Speakers are requested to upload their presentation to the computer in the meeting room well in advance to their talk.
  • Presentation format: Please bring your presentation on a USB mass storage, CD-ROM or DVD and include all video files. File formats: ppt, pptx and pdf. A Windows-based presentation computer will be provided.
  • For Mac users: To make sure your presentation is displayed correctly, please:
    • bring your presentation as a pdf-file with fonts embedded or
    • restrict yourself to Arial/Times New Roman (not Times)/Courier New (not Courier)/Symbol/Wingdings when creating your ppt- or pptx-file.
  • Technical equipment:   Technical equipment (presentation computer, video projector) will be available on-site.

Poster presentations
There will be one poster session during EOSAM 2014.

Poster session: Wednesday, 17 September  12:45 – 14:45 CEST

Posters may be set up starting 11:15 on Wednesday, 17 September and should be completely set up no later than 12:45 that day.
Poster authors are requested to be present at their posters during the official poster session. Please prepare and print your poster in advance to the conference. Poster set-up and removal is in the responsibility of the authors.
Any posters left on the boards at the close of the poster session will be discarded. Poster numbers will be displayed on the poster boards to show authors where to place their poster.
Required poster size: The posters should have a size of DIN A1 (594 x 841 mm) or DIN A0 (841 x 1189 mm) in a portrait for-mat (no landscape format). Pins will be provided by the organiser.

Registration

Members of the Optical Society of Japan and the Chinese Optical Society are entitled to register with EOS-member fee.

FEES Non-EU participants, EU companies and businesses (except Finland) with VAT number* Private persons from EU, companies and businesses in Finland with VAT number (incl. VAT 24%)**
Early-bird members

430.00 €

533.20 €
Early-bird non-members

485.00 €

601.40 €
Early-bird student members

230.00 €

285.20 €
Early-bird student non-members

255.00 €

316.20 €
Late members

530.00 €

657.20 €
Late non-members 575.00 € 713.00 €
Late student members 295.00 € 365.80 €
Late student non-members 325.00 € 403.00 €

*EU companies and businesses with VAT number (except Finland): reverse charge for VAT payment applied according to the Finnish VAT act §65 and EU VAT directive articles 44 and 196.
** VAT 24% according to the Finnish VAT act §69H.

Early-bird deadline: Monday 18 August 2014
 

Venue

EOSAM 2014 will be held in Berlin Adlershof, the city of science, technology and media. See map.

http://www.adlershof.de/en/homepage/
 
Berlin Adlershof,
City of science, technology and media
Adlershof con. vent. Exhibition Centre
Rudower Chaussee 17 and 24
12489 Berlin


See the sunny forecast for Berlin during EOSAM:
http://www.weather.com/weather/tenday/Berlin+Germany+GMXX0007

Travel

Getting to Adlershof...

By public transport it takes

  • 10 min from Flughafen Schönefeld
  • 30 min from Alexanderplatz
  • and 40 min from central train station Hauptbahnhof


By public transport to Adlershof

to download, click on map (PDF) access routes ÖPNV



Congress Railway Ticket
Travel comfortably and climate friendly to your event in Berlin
http://convention.visitberlin.de/en/article/congress-railway-ticket

Accommodation

Rooms in the following hotels can be reserved at a special conference rate before 15 August 2014 (Please mention the reference "EOSAM 2014" when making reservation):

DORINT HOTEL, Adlershof, Berlin
For reservations, call: +49 30 67822-0
E-mail: nadine.dahlke@dorint.com
Website: http://hotel-berlin-adlershof.dorint.com/ 


ADAPT APARTMENTS, Adlershof, Berlin
E-mail: info@adaptberlin.de
Website: http://www.adaptberlin.de
Booking request can also be made online:
http://www.adaptberlin.de/index.php/en/booking-request



Park Inn by Radisson Hotel Berlin Alexanderplatz
Tel. +49 (0)30 2389 4333
Fax +49 (0)30 2389 4305
E-mail: reservations.berlin@rezidorparkinn.com
Website:  http://www.parkinn-berlin.de/default-de.html

InterCityHotel Berlin Brandenburg Airport
Tel.: +49 30 7565751 353
Fax: +49 30 9210257 99
E-Mail: reservations@berlin-brandenburg-airport.intercityhotel.de  
Website: http://www.berlin-brandenburg-airport.intercityhotel.de

NH Berlin Treptow
Tel: +49 30 639030
E-mail: reservierungen@nh-hotels.com
Website: http://www.nh-hotels.com/nh/en/hotels/germany/berlin/nh-berlin-treptow.html

Journal Papers in JEOS:RP

Presenters at an EOS Topical Meeting are kindly invited to consider the submission of a manuscript about their research to the EOS open-access on-line journal JEOS:RP (Journal of the European Optical Society, Rapid Publications, www.jeos.org). A 20% discount will be applied to the author fee. JEOS:RP publishes articles about recent scientific research and technological innovation as well as review papers about a topic in science or innovation from the recent past. A contribution should be original and will be subjected to the journal’s standard anonymous peer review process for scientific quality. The average time-to-publication of the journal is of the order of 75 days.
 

This conference is operated by European Optical Society Oy, Business ID 2559965-4, VAT no: FI25599654, Domicile Joensuu, Finland.


TOM 4 – Biophotonics and Medical Optics

Location: 
Berlin Adlershof, Germany
Part of: 
EOSAM 2014
Duration: 
15 September 2014 - 19 September 2014
Submission Timeframe: 
28 February 2014 - 4 April 2014

The focus of this topical meeting is to explore new trends and applications in the field of Biophotonics and Medical Optics. New developments in optical control of cells, biomarkers, fluidics and lab on a chip devices as well as new approaches to tissue imaging and cell functionality will be discussed.

 

TOM 9 – Frontiers in Optical Metrology

Location: 
Berlin Adlershof, Germany
Part of: 
EOSAM 2014
Duration: 
15 September 2014 - 19 September 2014
Submission Timeframe: 
28 February 2014 - 4 April 2014

TOPICS

Topics include but are not limited to:

  • Modelling of light-structure interaction
  • Quantitative optical inspection methods
  • High-NA systems
  • 3D-Metrology
  • Form and surface metrology
  • Quantum enhanced optical  sensors
  • Optical length metrology
  • Aberration retrieval
  • Remote sensing
  • Scatterometry
  • Ellipsometry
  • Interferometry and holography
  • Deflectometry

CHAIRS

  • Chair: Bernd Bodermann, Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB) (DE) 
  • Co-chair: Omar El Gawhary, Van Swinden Laboratory (VSL) (NL)

PROGRAMME COMMITTEE

  • Axel Wiegmann, Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB) (DE)
  • Dirk Voigt, VSL Dutch Metrology Institute (NL)
  • Jens Flügge, Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB) (DE)
  • Martin Foldyna, École Polytechnique (FR)

PLENARY SPEAKER

  • H. Philip Stahl, NASA MSFC, SPIE President (US) 

INVITED SPEAKERS

  • John Rodenburg, Sheffield University (GB)
  • Matthias Richter, PTB (DE)
  • Gunther Notni, Universität Jena (DE): High-resolution dynamic 3D-shape measurement
  • Vittorio Giovannetti, Scuola Normale di Pisa (IT)

 

Grand challenges in optics session

Location: 
Berlin Adlershof, Germany
Part of: 
EOSAM 2014
Duration: 
15 September 2014 - 19 September 2014

For the fourth time, a special session of EOSAM is dedicated to the “Grand Challenges in Optics".

TOM 1 – Guided-Wave Optics

Location: 
Berlin Adlershof, Germany
Part of: 
EOSAM 2014
Duration: 
15 September 2014 - 19 September 2014
Submission Timeframe: 
28 February 2014 - 4 April 2014

TOPICS

Topics include but are not limited to:

  • Optical fiber fabrication and devices
  • Specialty optical fibers
  • Integrated optics: design, fabrication and devices (other than Si-photonics)
  • Guided-wave sensors, based on fibers and planar waveguides (other than Si-photonics)
  • Fiber lasers and related components and phenomena
  • Telecom optics, devices and sub-systems

CHAIRS 

  • Chair: Seppo Honkanen, University of Eastern Finland (FI)
  • Co-chair: Franko Küppers, Darmstadt University of Technology (DE)

PROGRAMME COMMITTEE

  • Gualtiero Nunzi Conti, di Fisica Applicata Nello Carrara (IT)
  • Matthieu Roussey, University of Eastern Finland (FI)
  • Nadège Courjal, FEMTO-ST Institute (FR)
  • Robert Norwood, University of Arizona (US)
  • Karl-Friedrich Klein, Technische Hochschule Mittelhessen (DE)

INVITED SPEAKERS

  • Emiliano Descrovi, DISAT - Politecnico di Torino (IT): Light manipulation through surface modes in dielectric multilayers
  • Goëry Genty, Tampere University of Technology (FI): Rogue waves in Optics
  • Jean-Emmanuel Broquin, IMEP-LAHC, Grenoble (FR): Glass integrated optics: from telecom to sensors
  • Maria-Pilar Bernal, FEMTO-ST, Besancon (FR): Lithium Niobate Nanophotonics: When Optics beats technology
  • Nasser Peyghambarian, University of Arizona (US): New hand-held fiber lasers and their applications in biomedical applications
  • Stefan Wabnitz, Università di Brescia (IT): Optical turbulence and synchronisation in fiber lasers
  • Zhipei Sun, Aalto University (FI): Modulating light with 2D materials

TOM 5 – Metamaterials, Photonic Crystals and Plasmonics: Fundamentals and Applications

Location: 
Berlin Adlershof, Germany
Part of: 
EOSAM 2014
Duration: 
15 September 2014 - 19 September 2014
Submission Timeframe: 
28 February 2014 - 4 April 2014

TOPICS

Topics include but are not limited to:

  • Photonic crystals and wires, optical microcavities, slow light
  • Subwavelength metal surfaces, plasmonic crystals
  • Transport in quasiperiodic and random photonic systems
  • Negative- and zero- refractive index and other metamaterial concepts
  • Active and tunable optical metamaterials
  • Electromagnetic field confinement and enhancement
  • Evanescent fields and optical imaging
  • Nanomanipulation with light
  • Quantum and nonlinear optics in nanostructures, optical antennas
  • Nanophotonics for energy conversion applications
  • Nanophotonics for bio- and chemo-sensing applications
  • Theory and modelling for nanophotonics and metamaterials

CHAIRS

  • Chair: Philippe Lalanne, Institute d’Optique (FR)
  • Co-chairs: Larry Yuan, Shenzhen University China (CN)
                    Paul Urbach, Delft University of Technology (NL)

PROGRAMME COMMITTEE

  • Anatoly Zayats, King’s College London (UK)
  • Cefe López, Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Madrid (CSIC) (ES)
  • Concita Sibilia, Sapienza University of Rome (IT)
  • J.J. Greffet, Institut d´Optique (FR)
  • Joseph Braat, Delft University of Technology (NL)
  • Larry Yuan, Shenzen University (CN)
  • Paul Urbach, Delft University of Technology (NL)

PLENARY SPEAKER

  • Martin Wegener, the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) (DE)

INVITED SPEAKERS

  • Jaime Gómez Rivas, Eindhoven University of Technology (NL) (Joint invited talk with TOM 10)
  • Javier Garcia de Abajo, ICFO (ES)
  • Jesper Mork, Technical University of Denmark (DK)
  • Lei Zhou, Fudan University (CN)
  • Mario Agio, National Institute of Optics (CNR-INO) (IT)
  • Martin Van Exter, Leiden University (NL)
  • Pavel Belov, ITMO St. Petersburg (RU) (not confirmed)
  • Geoffroy Lerosey, Institut Langevin - ESPCI ParisTech and CNRS (FR): Locally Resonant Metamaterials: Focusing, Imaging and Manipulating Waves at the Deep Subwavelength Scale
  • Uwe Zeitner, Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Optics and Precision Engineering (DE)

 

TOM 10 – Diffractive Optics

Location: 
Berlin Adlershof, Germany
Part of: 
EOSAM 2014
Duration: 
15 September 2014 - 19 September 2014
Submission Timeframe: 
28 February 2014 - 4 April 2014

Topical meetings in Diffractive Optics in this series have been organized on eight occasions before, in most cases under the auspices of EOS (Savonlinna 1997, Jena 1999, Budapest 2001, Oxford 2003, Warsaw 2005, Barcelona 2007, Koli 2010, Delft 2012). This time, Diffractive Optics has been added as one new TOM in the 2014 EOSAM.
Contributions are solicited on all areas of Diffractive Optics and all application fields are concerned, including life sciences, sensing, solid state lighting, and solar photonics.

TOPICS

Topics include but are not limited to:

  • Modelling of diffractive optics
  • Diffractive optics and polarization
  • Scattering by diffractive optical elements
  • Inverse problems in diffraction optics
  • Fabrication and characterisation, measurement and inspection
  • Adaptive and switchable diffractive optics
  • New materials for diffractive optics including metamaterials

CHAIRS

  • Pierre Chavel, Institut d’Optique (FR)
  • Jari Turunen,  University of Eastern Finland (FI)

PROGRAMME COMMITTEE

  • Benfeng Bai, Tsinghua University (CN)
  • Pedro Andrés Bou, Universtitat de València (ES) 
  • Uwe Zeitner, Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Optics and Precision Engineering (DE)
  • Yves Jourlin, Université Jean Monnet/ CNRS (FR)

PLENARY SPEAKER

  • Webster Cash, University of Colorado (US): Advanced Astronomical Observatories Using Binary Diffractive Optics

INVITED SPEAKERS

  • Andrew Forbes, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (ZA): Customised laser modes by dynamic and geometric phase control
  • Gladys Minguez-Vega, Universitat Jaume I (ES): Shaping femtosecond beams with spatial light modulators
  • Jaime Gómez Rivas, Eindhoven University of Technology (NL) (Joint invited talk with TOM 5)
  • Juan Liu, Beijing Institute of Technology (CN): Design and fabrication of the diffractive optical elements on curved surface by interference
  • Piotr Wróbel, University of Warsaw (PL): Diffraction grating-coupled plasmon-polariton surface waves
  • Toyohiko Yatagai, Utsunomiya University (JP): Full view-angle 3D display with computer-generated holograms based on rigorous diffraction theory

First EOSAM summer school

Location: 
SUMMER SCHOOL LOCATION CHANGED!
Part of: 
EOSAM 2014
Duration: 
15 September 2014

SUMMER SCHOOL LOCATION CHANGED!

1) HZB/BESSY, Lecture Hall (Room No. 3147)     Albert-Einstein-Straße 15,
12489 Berlin-Adlershof (6 minutes walk from EOSAM location)

2) ADLERSHOF CON. VENT.
RUDOWER CHAUSSEE 17, 12489 Berlin-Adlershof
Room: Newton

The registration will open at 8am on Monday morning at HZB Bessy Lobby (Albert-Einstein-Strasse 15), next to the lecture hall.    


EOSAM 2014 will include for the first time a Summer School on "Novelties in OPTICS and PHOTONICS".

The Summer school will be held on Monday 15th September and is kindly hosted by PTB. The Summer School will include 10 tutorials on topics related to the main sessions (also called TOMs) of EOSAM 2014. The objective is to teach the backgrounds followed by main current applications related to the upcoming TOMs.

TOM 2 – Silicon Photonics

Location: 
Berlin Adlershof, Germany
Part of: 
EOSAM 2014
Duration: 
15 September 2014 - 19 September 2014
Submission Timeframe: 
28 February 2014 - 4 April 2014

TOPICS

Topics include but are not limited to:

  • Design, simulation and fabrication for Si-photonics
  • Optical interconnects
  • High speed, low power PICs
  • Monolithic or hybrid (CMOS-compatible) optical sources and detectors (SiGe, III/V, alt. Mat. etc.)
  • Optical computing
  • Monolithic or hybrid fabrication for photonic structures on Si (3D-Laser-litho¬grahy and nano-imprint, etc.)
  • Nano photonics tailored for Si-Photonics (Photonic Crystals, nonlinear optics, etc.)
  • Assembly and packaging
  • Future Si-photonic manufacturing (e.g. foundry concepts or alternative approaches)

CHAIRS

  • Chair: Ralf Bergmann, Bremer Institut für angewandte Strahltechnik (BIAS) (DE)
  • Co-Chair: Graham Reed, University of Southampton (GB)

PROGRAMME COMMITTEE

  • Antti Säynätjoki, Aalto University (FI)
  • Concita Sibilia, University of Rome (IT)
  • Franz Hutter, Institut für Mikroelektronik Stuttgart (IMS CHIPS), Stuttgart (DE)
  • Gunter Roelkens, Ghent University (BE) 
  • José Capmany, ITEAM Research Institute Universidad Politecnica de Valencia (ES)
  • Klaus Petermann, Technical University, Berlin (DE)
  • Mike Wale, Oclaro Technology Plc. (UK)
  • Roberta Ramponi, Politecnico di Milano (IT)
  • Seppo Honkanen, University of Eastern Finland (FI)
  • Stefan Maier, Imperial College London (GB)
  • Walter Lang, IMSAS, University Bremen (DE)

PLENARY SPEAKER

  • Bert Offrein, IBM Research, Rüschlikon (CH): Photonics for computing applications and the need for electro-optical integration

INVITED SPEAKERS

  • Dries van Thourhout, University of Ghent (BE): III-V integration on silicon: monolithic or bonding?
  • Ivo Rendina, Institute of Microelectronics and Microsystems of CNR-Italy, Napoli (IT): New perspectives in silicon micro and nanophotonics
  • Lars Zimmermann, Leibniz-Institut für innovative Mikroelektronik (IHP), Frankfurt Oder (DE): High-speed photonic electronic integration on silicon for telecom and metro networks
  • Lionel Kimerling, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge (US): The future of Silicon Photonics
  • Martijn Heck, Aarhus University (DK): Integration of Ultra-Low Loss Waveguides with Silicon Photonics    
  • Pol Van Dorpe, IMEC Leuven (BE): CMOS compatible biophotonics based on SiN waveguides

ePIXfab workshop: Fabrication and packaging services in silicon photonics

14:40 EPIC and ePIXfab: How the European industry can exploit silicon photonics?
•         Carlos Lee, EPIC
14:55 Past, present and future of ePIXfab
•         Pieter Dumon, IMEC
15:10 Active & passive waveguide circuits on 220 nm SOI from IMEC and Leti
•         Pieter Dumon, IMEC
15:25 Silicon photonics developed on a SiGe:C BiCMOS pilot line
•         Lars Zimmermann, IHP
15:40 Micron-scale SOI platform for low-loss circuits and broadband I/O coupling
•         Timo Aalto, VTT
15:55 Packaging of silicon photonic chips
•         Timo Aalto, VTT