Event Name


Start Date 1st Sep 2014
End Date 4th Sep 2014
Description Photon14 is the largest optics and photonics conference in the UK and the seventh in the series, following Photon02 (Cardiff), Photon04 (Glasgow), Photon06 (Manchester), Photon08 (Edinburgh), Photon10 (Southampton) and Photon12 (Durham). Photon14 will be held at Imperial College London and is an umbrella conference series embracing both 'Optics and Photonics 2014' and 'QEP-21' and has a common social programme

Photon14 will comprise:

  • Optics and Photonics 2014
  • QEP-21 the latest in the series of conferences initiated in 1973 by the IOP Quantum Electronics and Photonics Group.
  • An exhibition of the latest optics and photonics technology
  • Plenary Lectures


  • Active and adaptive optics
  • Advances in imaging and displays
  • Advances in lasers
  • Advances in THz technology
  • Biophotonics
  • Computational photonics
  • FASIG - Fringe Analysis Special Interest Group
  • Fibre optic sensors
  • Fibre optics and waveguides
  • Lighting design
  • Manufacturing of optics
  • Metamaterials, nanophotonics and plasmonics
  • Nonlinear photonics
  • Optical and quantum metrology
  • Optical diagnostic in engineering
  • Optical environmental sensing
  • Optical vortices, polarization, coherence and non-Gaussian beams 
  • Photonic energy harvesting
  • Photonic systems
  • Quantum coherent control
  • Quantum dots, nanocrystals, and low dimensional materials
  • Quantum information
  • Quantum optics
  • Silicon and carbon photonics
  • Structured optical materials and biomimetics
  • Trapping and manipulation
  • Ultrafast and attosecond optics
Location London
United Kingdom
URL http://www.photon.org.uk/172714

Category Conferences
Topics Materials | X-ray optics and imaging | X-ray spectroscopy