- Photonics / Nanophotonics
 - Biophotonics
 - Functionalized compounds for nonlinear optics    (NLO) applications
 - Electro-optic materials and devices
 - Laser-matter interaction and NLO processes
 - Photoinduced nano and micro structuration

   Energy conversion
 - Energy applications of nanostructures and    nanomaterials
 - Application of ferroelectrics and magnetoelectrics
 - Thermoelectric materials and their applications
 - Mixed conducting membranes for fuel conversion
 - Nanomaterials for photocatalysis
 - Applications to water cleaning
 - Energy harvesting devices
 - Phosphate materials and applications

   Sensing and bio-sensing
 - Nanomaterials for sensing applications
 - Sensor technology
 - Instrumentation and data processing
 - Biomarkers

   Materials and Biomaterials


  The official language of the conference is English.


  Authors are cordially invited to submit the contributions (in electronic form, MS Word accompanied by a PDF version) for regular and poster sessions to :, by October 30th, 2012.

  Accepted papers after requested peer review will be published in a special issue of the "optical materials" or in "Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Material JOAM" or in "Optical & Quantum Electronics"- Special Issue.

Important dates

New dates:

Abstract submission August 31, 2012
Notification of acceptance September 15, 2012
Full paper submission November 20, 2012
Conference December 5-7, 2012

Last update: December 04, 2012