CAOL 2016 Topics

  • Physics of advanced and novel lasers
  • Solid-state, liquid and gas lasers and applications
  • Semiconductor lasers and nanotechnology
  • Resonators, (micro)cavities and beam propagation
  • THz generation, detection, guidance and control
  • Laser chemistry and laser material processing and nanofabrication
  • Nanophotonics, plasmonics, near field optics
  • Metamaterials, optical invisibility, and transformation optics
  • Nano-optoelectronics, nano-antennas, nano-sources and confined light emitters
  • Laser medicine and biophotonics
  • Ultrafast photonics
  • Ultra-fast optical processes in molecules and solids
  • Nonlinear optical materials and devices
  • Nonlinear effects in active and passive optical devices and systems
  • Nonlinear effects in plasmonics and nano-optics
  • High-speed photonic links and optical communications
  • PBG and photonic crystal devices
  • Specialty fibers including structured one and fiber lasers
  • Integrated and nonlinear waveguide photonics
  • Liquid crystals for advanced optoelectronics and lasers
  • Quantum information, quantum & optical computing, quantum entanglement
  • Optical measurement and instrumentation
  • Organic coherent/incoherent photonics

LFNM 2016 Topics

  • Modeling/simulation and design of all kinds of lasers and LEDs
  • Modeling and simulation in quantum optics
  • Computational studies of optical phenomena at the micro- and nanoscales
  • Theoretical and computational design of electromagnetic waveguiding and specialty photonic structures
  • Modeling and simulation of laser-matter interaction at micro-and nanoscale
  • Computational nonlinear fiber and integrated optics
  • Computational studies of novel photonic materials and theoretical designs of photonic devices
  • Simulation/modeling tools, methods, approaches
  • Multiscale modeling/simulation in optoelectronics and photonics
  • Theoretical and computational studies of photonic links, networks and systems
  • Computational terahertz photonics and electronics
  • Modeling and simulation in ultrafast optics
  • Theory and computational physics of nanostructures