From 02/29/2016 to 03/04/2016

Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1 - 43, bd du 11 novembre 1918 - 69622 Villeurbanne


Scope and objectives

The Institute Light Matter (ILM, UMR 5306 CNRS) of Claude Bernard Lyon 1 University (UCBLyon1), invites you to the 7th International Symposium on Optical Materials (IS-OM7) to be held in Lyon, February 29th to March 4th, 2016.

IS-OM7 will continue the tradition established by the previous meetings in Singapore (1997), Lyon, (2000), Keystone, USA (2003), Prague (2006), Pisa (2009) and Shanghai (2013). This Symposium provides an interdisciplinary forum for the presentation of the latest developments in basic and applied research in the broad field of optical materials, including material design technologies and crystal growth, structural and spectroscopic characterizations and application related issues. Accompanying scientific exhibition will be organized as well. Conference will be sponsored by both, private industries and public institutions.

Invited lectures will be given by leading scientists to introduce the conference sessions. Oral and poster presentations will create the body of the conference program. Selected manuscripts will be refereed and published in a Special Issue of Optical Materials (Elsevier), with Impact Factor of 1.981.

The 3 best posters from PhD students will be awarded.