Topics

This specific list is not exclusive and any considerations related to optics and photonics are susceptible to be of interest for our bePOM community.

Topic #1 Quantum, non-linear and laser optics

  • Non-linear optics and nonlinear nanostructures
  • Molecular nonlinear optics
  • Quantum optics
  • Reservoir computing
  • Laser optics
  • Organic semiconductors
  • Dynamic of semiconductor lasers
  • Fluorescence and luminescence
  • First principle study of photonic materials

Topic #2 Nanophotonics, plasmonic & metamaterials

  • Plasmonics
  • Metamaterials
  • Nanophotonics
  • 2D materials
  • Natural & bioinspired photonics
  • Colloidal photonics crystal
  • Parity-time symmetry
  • Strong coupling
  • Near-field thermal transfer
  • Plasmonic photocatalysis

Topic #3 Optical Fibers and integrated optics 

  • Optical fibers sensors
  • Photonic integrated circuits
  • Fiber Bragg grating
  • Optical fiber metrology
  • Nonlinear effects in optical fiber

Topic #4 Optical design

  • Freeform optics design & manufacturing
  • Tolerancing and design for manufacture
  • Illumination optical design & beam shaping
  • Imaging optical design
  • Space optics
  • Ground- and space-based instrumentation
  • Stray light characterization
  • Diffractive and adaptive optics
  • Optical metrology
  • Liquid crystals

Topic #5 Sensing, imaging and spectroscopy

  • Photonic lab-on-chip
  • Dynamics in biological systems
  • Coronography
  • Ellipsometry and material optical properties
  • Molecular and optical spectroscopy
  • Biosensors
  • Quantum sensors