Latin America Optics & Photonics Conference (LAOP)

10 - 13 November 2012
Maresias Beach Hotel, São Sebastião, Brazil

Topic Categories

Optical Design and Instrumentation

  • Optics for Renewable Energy
  • Polarization and Birefringence in Optical Design
  • Lighting and Illumination Engineering
  • Diffractive and Holographic Optics
  • Computational Imaging and Photography
  • Photonic Devices for Sensing Applications
  • Optical Coherence Tomography
  • TeraHertz Imaging and Applications
  • Optical Metrology
  • Astronomical Instrumentation

Optics in Information Science

  • Optical Information Processing and Transport in the Age of Nanophotonics and Metamaterials
  • Optical Signals and System in Four Dimensions
  • Computational Imaging and Photography
  • Wavefront Design for Information Transport and Sensing
  • Optical Storage
  • General Optics in Information Science
  • Displays
  • Optical Imaging
  • LEDs based devices
  • Photonics in Arts Conservation and Restoration

Nonlinear Optics

  • Fundamental studies and new concepts
  • Novel NLO characterization techniques
  • Nonlinear Statistical Optics
  • Single-photon nonlinear optics
  • Slow Light
  • Coherent Control
  • Nonlinear Organic and Inorganic Materials
  • Frequency Combs and Optical Clocks
  • THz generation, spectroscopy and imaging

Quantum Optics

  • Quantum Optics in Waveguides
  • Quantum computing and teleportation
  • Microcavity Devices
  • Entanglement Generation and Measurement
  • Anderson Localization of Classical and Quantum Waves
  • Optical Probes of Molecular Chirality and Supramolecular Chiral Assemblies
  • Quantum Communications

Atomic Physics and Laser Spectroscopy

  • Atomic tests of fundamental physics
  • Laser spectroscopy, cooling and trapping
  • Chip traps for atoms, ions and molecules
  • Quantum optics and cavity QED with atoms
  • Bose-Einstein condensates
  • Fermi gases
  • Cold molecules
  • Atomic clocks
  • Attosecond physics with atoms
  • Atoms in optical lattices
  • Quantum information processing with atoms and ions
  • Artificial atoms

Optical Communications

  • Novel Fiber, Guided-Wave Optics and Integrated-Optical Devices for Future Communication Systems
  • All-Optical Signal Processing Devices and Applications
  • Coherent communications and Superchannels
  • Optical Networks for the Future Internet
  • Terabit/s Systems and Beyond
  • Novel Optical Amplifiers and Wavelength Converters
  • Quantum Communications

Micro and Nanophotonics

  • Micro and Nanofluidics systems
  • Nanoplasmonics Devices and Applications
  • Photonic Crystals and Optical Circuits
  • Silicon Photonics
  • Nanomaterials and Devices
  • Nanoscale Optics Imaging
  • Nanophotonics for energy
  • Nanophotonics for sensors
  • Nanophotonics for information processing
  • Metamaterials
  • Nanobiosensors
  • Optomechanics

Biophotonics and Biomedical Applications

  • Optical Trapping and Micromanipulation
  • Optical Biosensing
  • Photonic Based Therapeutic and Diagnostic
  • Tissue Imaging and Spectroscopy
  • Microscopy Devices and Applications
  • Optical Coherence Tomography Applications
  • Molecular Imaging and Nanomedicine
  • Molecular Imaging in the Eye
  • Biomedical Applications of Ultrafast Optics
  • Single-Molecule Biophysics
  • General Optics in Biology and Medicine

Laser Science and Technology

  • Semiconductor Laser and Devices
  • Solid State Lasers
  • Random Lasers
  • High Power Laser Technology
  • High-Power Continuous-Wave and Fiber Lasers
  • Ultrafast Lasers
  • Infrared Lasers
  • Chaotic Lasers and Applications
  • Extreme Light Sources
  • Laser and Optical Materials
  • Laser Metrology and Remote Sensing
  • Laser Processing and Industrial Applications