Photon 2018 is the major Optics and Photonics conference organised by the Institute of Physics in the UK and the ninth in the biennial series that started in 2002.

Photon 2018 will be held at the Aston University, Birmingham, UK from 3-6 September 2018.

Over four days, Photon participants will have the opportunity to visit exhibitions on the latest in optics and photonics technology, attend lectures from experts in the field, and get up to date with cutting-edge research.

The programme will consist of plenary and invited talks, as well as contributed presentations and posters.

Organised by the IOP Environmental Physics, Instrument and Science Technology, Optical, Quantum Electronics and PhotonicsQuantum Optics, Quantum Information and Quantum Control and Medical Physics Group.   



Key dates

  • Abstract submission deadline:
    23 March 2018
  • Early registration deadline:
    6 July 2018
  • Registration deadline:
    27 August 2018