Optical Interference Coatings (OIC)

19 - 24 junho 2016
Lowes Ventana Canyon , Tucson, Arizona, USA

Resources: Committees

The Technical Program Committee Members are integral to the success of the meeting. As a volunteer you dedicate countless hours contacting colleagues to encourage submissions and reviewing papers. On behalf of OSA, its Board, and its entire staff, we extend enormous gratitude to the members of the Optical Interference Coatings (OIC) Technical Program Committee.

Call for Papers Opens
Abstract and Summary Submissions Due 23 fevereiro 2016, 12:00 EST (Convert Time)
Peer Review
Program Committee Decisions
Authors Notified of Committee Decisions
Online Program Planner Available
Eligible Students: Apply for a Student Travel Grant 23 fevereiro 2016
Postdeadline Abstract and Summary Submissions Due Invalid date time. (Convert Time)
Postdeadline Paper Notifications Sent
Hotel Reservation By 21 maio 2016
Register for the Meeting By
Postdeadline Authors Notified of Committee Decisions
Prepare to Present at the Meeting
Present at the Meeting 19 junho - 24 junho 2016

How to be Effective

  • Volunteer to preside
  • Assist during invitation process
  • Score all papers (excluding conflicts)
  • Volunteer to blog
  • Promote meeting
  • Encourage your peers to complete a submission for the meeting.
  • Mark your calendar and save dedicated time for the paper review process.  
  • To promote the meeting, solicit and encourage contributed papers
  • Suggest candidates for invited speakers
  • Support and adhere to meeting deadlines
  • Review and score submissions to help determine which submissions should be accepted for presentation
  • Support chairs’ effort to solicit funds from granting agencies and corporations.
  • Attend the meeting and participate in on-site wrap-up meetings


All documents listed below are located in the Resource Center on Sharepoint.

  • Chairs’ Manual
  • Fundraising Grant Information
  • Exhibit and Sponsorship Information
  • Peer Review Instructions
  • Scheduling Instructions


Detlev Ristau, Laser Zentrum Hannover e.V., Germany

Program Chair

Li Li, National Research Council Canada, Canada


Claude Amra, Fresnel Institut, France
James Barrie, The Aerospace Corporation, United States
Hsi-Chao Chen, National Yunlin Univ of Sci. and Tech., Taiwan
Xinbin Cheng, , China
Mireille Commandré, Fresnel Institut, France
Svetlana Dligatch, CSIRO Australia, Australia
Angela Duparré, Fraunhofer IOF, Germany
Henrik Ehlers, Laser Zentrum Hannover e.V., Germany
Karen Hendrix, Viavi Solutions, United States
Chang Kwon Hwangbo, Inha University, South Korea
Michael Jacobson, Optical Data Associates, United States
Jennifer Kruschwitz, University of Rochester, United States
Cheng-Chung Lee, National Central University, Taiwan
Bincheng Li, Univ. of Elec. Sci. & Technol. of China, China
Xu Liu, Zhejiang University, China
Roland Loercher, Carl Zeiss AG, Germany
Ludvik Martinu, Ecole Polytechnique, Canada
Carmen Menoni, Colorado State University, United States
Claude Montcalm, Iridian Spectral Technologies, Ltd, Canada
Hiroshi Murotani, Tokai University, Japan
James Oliver, University of Rochester, United States
Angela Piegari, ENEA, Italy
Robert Sargent, JDSU, United States
Robert Schaffer, Evaporated Coatings, Inc, United States
Ulrike Schulz, Fraunhofer IOF, Germany
Noriaki Toyoda, University of Hyogo, Japan
Michael Trubetskov, Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics, Russia
Alfons Zoeller, Leybold Optics GmbH, Germany

Advisory Committee

George Dobrowolski, Microstructural Sciences, Canada*
Norbert Kaiser, Fraunhofer IOF, Germany
Angus Macleod, Thin Film Center, USA
Ric Shimshock, MLD Technologies, LLC, USA
Douglas Smith, Plymouth Grating Laboratory, Inc., USA
Christopher Stolz, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, USA
Brian Sullivan, Iridian Spectral Technologies, Ltd., Canada
Alexander Tikhonravov, M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia

*George Dobrowoski passed away on 12 February 2013.  Due to his extensive contributions to OIC until the end of his life, he will remain listed as an Advisory Committee member.  Please view George Dobrowolski's Memoriam by clicking here.