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AOS News


Vol 29, Issue 1:
March 2015

In the first issue of the AOS News for 2015, read about the exciting launch of the International Year of Light illuminates Paris and Inspires Sydney!
Learn about the excitement of the KOALA student conferences, the latest SPIE news and much much more!

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Postdoctoral research associate – Nonlinear plasmonics theory and computational modelling (Reference 350/0215)
School of Physics, Faculty of Science, University of Sydney
Closes 2015-03-27.

Data Scientist Employment Opportunity with BuildingIQ
Sydney CBD
Closes 2015-03-18.

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Australian and New Zealand Conference on Optics and Photonics 2015 (ANZCOP 2015)

Monday 30 November – Thursday 3 December 2015

University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia
The Australian and New Zealand Conference on Optics and Photonics (ANZCOP) conference series integrates the Australian Conference on Optics, Lasers and Spectroscopy (ACOLS) and the Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology (ACOFT).

ANZCOP 2015 is the second such conference, following the successful ANZCOP 2013 held in Perth, and will run Monday 30 November to Thursday 3 December (finishing around 1pm).

An Industry Afternoon is being planned for Sunday 29 November, starting around 1pm.

For further details and registration, click here

SPIE Micro+Nano Materials, Devices, and Systems

6 – 9 December 2015
University of Sydney
This biennial conference will focus on research that has enabled promising new materials and applications across many fields, including photonics, energy, security, information, and medicine. The symposium is an interdisciplinary forum for collaboration and learning among top researchers in all fields related to nano- and microscale materials and technologies.

Plenary speakers
Xiang Zhang, University of California, Berkeley (USA)
Michal Lipson, Cornell University (USA)
Fiorenzo Omenetto, Tufts University (USA)

Click here for more details!

OSA Congress: Advanced Photonics

July 2016,
Advanced Photonics covers multiple aspects of optical data transfer and its technologies, from photonic integrated circuit design, fabrication and performance, advances in component design and performance, optical interconnects, switching and storage, optical computing, data and information processing. It also covers the network design and the control, implementation and processing needed to mitigate system impairments and optimize network and link performance.

Link here

13th Asia-Pacific Physics Conference in conjunction with the 22nd Australian Institute of Physics Congress

4–8 December 2016
This joint meeting will enhance links in the Asia-Pacific region and will incorporate the AOS Annual Meeting

International Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology ICONN 2016

The aim of ICONN 2016 is to bring together Australian and International communities (students, scientists, engineers and stake holders from academia, government laboratories, industry and other organisations) working in the field of nanoscale science and technology to discuss new and exciting advances in the field. ICONN will cover nanostructure growth, synthesis, fabrication, characterization, device design, theory, modeling, testing, applications, commercialisation, and health and safety aspects of nanotechnology.

7 – 11 February 2016
National Convention Centre, Canberra, Australia

Abstract due date 20 September 2015.
Click here for more information.

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