Novel Optical Materials and Applications

24 - 27 July 2017
Astor Crowne Plaza, New Orleans, Louisiana United States

Invited Speakers

Svetlana Boriskina, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, United States, Topological Materials: New Horizons for Energy and Sustainability, Tutorial

Barry Rand, Princeton University, United States, Title to be Announced, Tutorial

Amit Agrawal, National Inst of Standards & Technology, United States, Ultrahigh Quality-Factor Plasmonic Resonators and Lasers, Invited

Colin Baker, US Naval Research Laboratory, United States, Recent Advances in Nanoparticle Doping for Improved High Energy Fiber Lasers, Invited

Parag Deotare, University of Michigan, United States, Hybrid Organic-2D Material Interfaces for Optoelectronic Devices, Invited

Jonathan Fan, Stanford University, New Materials and Design Concepts in Meta-optical Devices, Invited

F. Pelayo GarcĂ­a de Arquer, University of Toronto, Canada, Title to be Announced, Invited

Richard Haglund, Vanderbilt University, United States, A Tunable Phase-Changing Metasurface for Near-Infrared Sensing and Imaging, Invited

Donhee Ham, Harvard University, United States, Ultra-subwavelength Flatland Passive and Active Plasmonics, Invited

Hayk Harutyunyan, Emory University, United States, Hybrid Plasmonic-dielectric Metamaterials for Enhanced Nonlinear Response, Invited

Ali Javey, University of California Berkeley, United States, Title to be Announced, Invited

Mikhail Kats, University of Wisconsin-Madison, United States, Photonics with Low-index and Multi-index Materials, Invited

Christian Klinke, Universität Hamburg, Germany, Two-dimensional Colloidal Nanostructures: Synthesis and Electrical Transport, Invited

Evan Lafalce, University of Utah, United States, Parity-Time Symmetry and Coupling Effects in Quantum Dot MicroDisk Lasers, Invited

Minjoo Lee, Univ of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, United States, Extending the Operating Wavelength of Type-I InAs Quantum Well Lasers on InP , Invited

Efrat Lifshitz, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Israel, Spins in Colloidal Quantum Dots and Nano-Perovskites , Invited

Sheng Liu, Sandia National Laboratories, United States, III-V Dielectric Metasurfaces: Enhanced Nonlinearities and Emission Control, Invited

Marko Loncar, Harvard University, United States, Title to be Announced, Invited

Arka Majumdar, University of Washington, United States, Dielectric Resonator Integrated 2D Material Structures, Invited

Alina Manshina, Saint Petersburg State University, Russia, Novel 2D carbon allotrope intercalated with Au-Ag nanoclusters: from laser design to functionality , Invited

Ann-Katrin Michel, ETH Zurich, Low-loss Materials for Active Mid-infrared Photonics and Plasmonics, Invited

David Norris, ETH Zurich, Switzerland, Colloidal Quantum-Dot Spasers and Plasmonic Amplifiers, Invited

Erik Reimhult, Uni of Natural Resources & Life Sciences, Austria, Design of Nanoparticles for Self-assembly of Electromagnetically Interacting Composite Materials, Invited

Angela Seddon, University of Nottingham, United Kingdom, Title to be Announced, Invited

Christopher Spillmann, US Naval Research Laboratory, United States, Liquid Crystal-based Refractive Beamsteering in the Infrared, Invited

Yuebing Zheng, University of Texas at Austin, United States, Colloidal Nanomaterials: From Single-nanoparticle Study to Directed Assembly of Superstructures, Invited