EVENT

Asia Communications and Photonics Conference (ACP)

11 November 2014

Event organiser: 

Shanghai Jiao Tong University

 

Asia Communications and Photonics Conference (ACP) is now the largest conference in the Asia-Pacific region on optical communication and photonics and relevant technologies. ACP has been held annually since 2001 and jointly sponsored by OSA, SPIE, IEEE Photonics Society, COS and CIC.

ACP will address optoelectronic materials, devices, and integration; novel fibres and fibre-based devices; optical transmission systems, subsystems, and technologies; network architectures, management, and applications; biophotonics and optical sensors; and displays, solid-state lighting, photovoltaics, and energy-efficient photonics.

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