attocube systems AG (stand 34)  OptoSigma® (stand 15)
 Compound Semiconductor Applications Catapult (stand 26)  Pacer International (stand 38)
 DM Optics (stand 35)  Photon Lines (stand 12)
 ELUXI Ltd (stand 1)  Princeton Instruments (stand 17)
 Hamamatsu Photonics (stand 14)  Pro-Lite Technology (stand 16)
 Horiba Scientific (stand 6)  Quantopticon Ltd. (stand 37)
 ID Quantique (stand 2)  Santec Europe Ltd (stand 13)
 IOP Publishing (stand 3)  Single Quantum (stand 18)
 Lambda Photometrics Ltd (stand 4)  Thorlabs Ltd (stand 7)
 Laser Components (UK) Ltd (stand 5)  Toptica Photonics UK (stand 9)
 Laser Quantum (stand 10)  Zurich instruments (stand 36) 
 Manx Precision Optics (stand 19)  
 Menlo Systems GmbH (stand 29)  
 MKS Instruments (stand 28)  
 M Squared Lasers (stand 20)  
 NKT Photonics (stand 8)  
 Optics.org (stand 11)  


attocube systems AG (stand 34)


Our product portfolio features:
- Dry & liquid cryostats, optimized
for most sensitive measurement techniques at variable temperature
& high magnetic fields.
- Measurement inserts for nano-
characterization of surfaces & bulk materials at low temperatures & high magnetic fields.
- Piezo-based nanopositioners suitable for ambient to extreme environments.


Compound Semiconductor Applications Catapult (Stand 26)


The Compound Semiconductor Applications Catapult’s purpose is to deliver long-term benefits to the UK economy and accelerate UK economic growth in industries where applying compound semiconductors creates a competitive advantage and enables new products or end markets.The Photonics team provides support and assistance in product development spanning from medical diagnostic devices through to the enabling sensors for autonomous vehicles and the emerging digital economy. The Photonics facility at the CSA Catapult innovation centre will cover optical and mechanical modelling of optoelectronic devices, packaging and assembly, device characterisation, and pre-qualification environmental testing.‚Äč


DM Optics (stand 35)


Our range of Yokogawa optical spectrum analyzers are regarded as amongst the best in the world covering 350 - 3400 nm wavelength range. Also representing NPI Lasers, General Photonics, Aragon Photonics, FiberLabs offering products include 2um lasers, bandwidth-variable and wavelength-tunable optical bandpass filters, polarization test equipment and femtosecond fiber lasers


ELUXI Ltd (stand 1)


ELUXI - Experts in enabling photonic solutions.
We specialise in the supply of premium tailored photonics solutions, designed to meet the most exacting needs of our UK and Irish customers. 
With a breadth of coverage ranging from lasers through to detectors, along with the optical conditioning products in between, we are focussed on the provision of the very best in leading edge high-tech products and work in a number of market sectors including industry, academia & research, energy, medical life-sciences and bio-technology, telecommunications and aerospace & defence 
Come and speak to us to see how we might be able to support you in your field of work.


Hamamatsu Photonics (stand 14)


Hamamatsu Photonics is a world-leading manufacturer of optoelectronic components and systems. The Company’s corporate philosophy stresses the advancement of photonics through extensive research and yields products that are regarded as state-of-the-art. Our products are designed to cover the entire optical spectrum and provide solutions for a wide variety of applications including analytical, consumer, industrial and medical instrumentation.


HORIBA Scientific (stand 6)


HORIBA Scientific forms one division of the HORIBA Group, which provides an extensive array of instruments and systems for applications covering applications in the fields of Automotive, Process & Environmental Monitoring, Medical Diagnostics, Semiconductor Manufacturing and Scientific R&D and QC.
With a strong commitment to in-house R&D and a wide range of collaborative ventures with partner companies and academics, we seek to bring a constant flow of innovative new products and techniques to the scientific community.
HORIBA has long been respected as a world leader in the fields of Raman and fluorescence spectroscopy and continues to develop these techniques, separately and together, to break new ground in clinical spectroscopy. To discuss this or any of the many other areas in which we work, please come and visit us at stand 6 in the exhibition area.


ID Quantique (stand 2)


In a world where the technological landscape is being revolutionised by quantum physics, IDQ helps its customers to guarantee long-term security of their data through quantum-safe crypto solutions. Additionally, IDQ provides best-in-class instruments, tools and expertise that enable its customers to solve problems by exploiting the potential of quantum physics, while revealing its beauty.


IOP Publishing (stand 3) 


IOP Publishing provides a range of journals, ebooks, conference proceedings, and digital products services covering research in the physical sciences and beyond. IOP Publishing is owned by the UK Institute of Physics, a not-for-profit society. Any profit earned by IOP Publishing goes directly to the Institute to support its activities


Lambda Photometrics Ltd (stand 4)


Lambda Photometrics is a leading supplier of characterisation, measurement and analysis equipment, applied to signals from DC to Light.

From fundamental materials research to volume manufacture, our consultative approach ensures you receive the best advice and get the best solution for your needs.

We provide instruments, components and turn-key solutions for a variety of industries; automotive, aerospace, pharmaceutical, bio-technology, process industries, semiconductor, fundamental research at universities and institutes throughout the UK and Ireland.


Laser Components (UK) Ltd (stand 5)


We are a global, yet family-run company that employs about 220 people spread over five manufacturing sites around the world. Our headquarters is located in Munich, Germany. As far as our products are concerned: the name Laser Components pretty much gives it away already. We offer everything from the creation to the guidance to the detection of light in the broadest sense, meaning everything optoelectronics-related at the components level. We serve many different industries such as laser industry, medical, military, and automotive. As a manufacturer, we have specialised in delivering custom solutions.


Laser Quantum (stand 10)


Laser Quantum is a world-class manufacturer of high quality solid-state and ultrafast laser sources. Our products are known for their reliability, compactness, performance-excellence and long operational lifetimes. You will find our products, with their patented technology, in laboratories and integrated into systems and machines worldwide, for numerous applications. Meeting the needs of each application is essential in the research and design to achieve exceptional lasers.


Manx Precision Optics (stand 19)


Manx Precision Optics is a leading manufacturer of high precision optical components for the scientific, Industrial, Medical and Aerospace industry.
Based in the Isle of Man our wide experience and modern production facility allows us to offer fast delivery at competitive prices for specialist and off the shelf components.
We hold a large inventory of standard sized Optical components allowing us to provide quick delivery on Catalogue, Semi Custom and Custom optics. Whether they be for very High Energy Lasers or low power applications. Please come along for a chat about what you need or the challenges you face.


Menlo Systems GmbH (stand 29)


Menlo Systems GmbH is a leading developer and global supplier of instrumentation for high-precision metrology. The company with headquarters in Martinsried near Munich is known for its Nobel Prize winning optical frequency comb technology. With subsidiaries in the US and China and a global distributor network, Menlo Systems is closely connected to its customers from science and industry. The main product lines are optical frequency combs, time and frequency distribution, terahertz systems, ultrafast and ultrastable lasers, and corresponding control electronics. Besides standard production, Menlo Systems develops and manufactures custom made solutions for laser-based precision measurements.


MKS Instruments (stand 28)


Ophir is a brand within the MKS Instruments Light & Motion division. The Ophir product portfolio consists of laser and LED measurement products, including laser power and energy meters and laser beam profilers measuring femto-watt to hundreds of kilowatts lasers, high-performance IR and visible optical elements, IR thermal imaging lenses and zoom lenses for defense and commercial applications, OEM and replacement high-quality optics for CO2 and fiber high-power laser material processing applications. Ophir products enhance our customers’ capabilities and productivity in the semiconductor, industrial technologies, life and health sciences, and research and defense markets.


M Squared Lasers (stand 20)


M Squared is a leading developer of photonic and quantum technologies, harnessing the power of light to drive society changing innovation. We’ve spent over a decade designing and manufacturing laser systems with expertise in CW to fs, and DUV to THz wavelengths. Today, our award-winning lasers are used in fundamental research into quantum technology, biophotonics and chemical sensing.

From idea, to lab, to real life - we play a part in every step of the journey – serving scientists, cutting-edge corporations and top universities. Our innovation group develops advanced photonics systems for a wide-range of sectors including advanced manufacturing, oil and gas research, space technology and the medical sector – where cross-sector partnerships and collaborations have led to breakthroughs in areas as diverse as dementia research, cancer research and whisky maturation.

We’ve already established ourselves as one of the UK’s most innovative, disruptive technology businesses. We have been recognised by the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 and Sunday Times Fast Track 100 and Export Track 100 and awarded the prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise in Innovation in 2016 and International Trade in 2017. Founded in Scotland, M Squared has offices in the UK, Europe and the USA, serving its international customer base.


NKT Photonics (stand 8)


NKT Photonics is the leading supplier of high performance fiber lasers, fiber optic sensing systems, and photonic crystal fibers. Our main markets are within imaging, sensing and material processing. Our products include ultrafast lasers, supercontinuum white light lasers, low noise fiber lasers, distributed temperature sensing systems and a wide range of specialty fibers.


Optics.org (stand 11)


optics.org is the leading online resource for professionals working and using photonics applications. optics.org delivers the latest photonics business news, market trends and product applications. You can also find the latest photonics jobs, events and a comprehensive buyers guide. With thousands of users visiting the site every month it is an effective place to find news and get your products to market.


OptoSigma® (stand 15)



OptoSigma® designs and manufactures optical and mechanical components, manual and motorized stages, HeNe lasers, fibre optics products and vibration isolation products. With over 40 years of experience, we can manufacture any needed item not found among our 19,000 catalogue items. We deliver value-priced to the highest quality photonic solutions.


Pacer International (stand 38)


Pacer International is a specialist supplier of optoelectronics, lasers, detectors and displays. We offer a wide range of low light level detectors, laser components, optics, imaging sensors, imaging arrays and systems, handheld and miniature Raman spectrometers, laser range finding modules, displays, optical sensors, IR sources and optical communications.


Photon Lines (stand 12)


Photon Lines supplies a wide range of products including scientific cameras (CCD, CMOS and sCMOS, hyperspectral & thermal imaging), light engines, picosecond pulsed and single frequency CW lasers and advanced microscopy solutions including lightsheet, confocal and adaptive optics attachments for bioimaging applications. Photon Lines also supplies OEM quantities of acousto optic modulators, pulse pickers and frequency shifters to leading laser manufacturers and world-renowned research groups, particularly into the Quantum Technology arena


Princeton Instruments (stand 17)


Princeton Instruments provides state-of-the-art CCD, sCMOS, ICCD, EMCCD, emICCD, X-Ray and InGaAs cameras; spectrometers; spectrographs; imaging systems; optics and coatings that are key to the success of your application.We take pride in partnering with our customers to solve their most challenging problems in unique, innovative ways.


Pro-Lite Technology (stand 16)


Formed in 2002 Pro-Lite supplies a wide range of advanced photonics products used for generating, detecting and controlling light.

Products include detectors, lasers, laser safety equipment, nano-positioning equipment, optics, dielectric filters, diffraction gratings, spectrometers, opto-mechanics and solar simulators.


Quantopticon Ltd. (stand 37)


We develop an advanced software suite for simulating quantum-photonic devices - such as quantum dot-based single-photon sources - with applications chiefly in quantum computing and quantum communications.
Our full-wave vectorial FDTD quantum dynamics simulator is underpinned by an original general methodology, developed by us from first principles for modelling interaction of light with multi-level quantum systems embedded in a range of user-defined structure geometries. Key model features: simulation of ultrashort pulses and coherent interactions, non-classical light and quantum correlations. Our software’s purpose is to save time and resources in the design of prototypes, create new device concepts and predict novel quantum effects.


Santec Europe Ltd (stand 13)


Established in 1979, Santec is a global photonics engineering company and a leading manufacturer of Tunable Lasers, Optical Test and Measurement Products, and Advanced Optical Components. Santec’s tunable lasers and test systems are known for high resolution, high accuracy, and high wavelength stability for high performance in photonic device characterization.


Single Quantum (stand 18)


Single Quantum develops and manufactures the best single photon detection systems based on the technology of superconducting nanowires. It is a turn-key solution for applications in quantum information technology, quantum communication and quantum cryptography, infrared time-resolved spectroscopy, laser ranging and remote sensing (LiDAR).


Thorlabs Ltd (stand 7)


Thorlabs, founded in 1989 to serve the laser and electro-optics research market is a vertically integrated photonics products manufacturer. Thorlabs has extended its core competencies in an effort to play an ever increasing role serving the Photonics Industry at the research end, as well as the industrial, life science, medical, and defence segments.


Toptica Photonics UK (stand 9)


Laser technology is the core competence of TOPTICA Photonics for 20 years. Our diode lasers and fiber lasers continue to evolve as cutting-edge products, used by researchers and engineers in science and industry world-wide. TOPTICA products offer maximum specifications and highest quality, which has earned us recognition globally.


Zurich Instruments (stand 36)


Zurich Instruments is a test and measurement company based in Zurich, Switzerland, developing and selling measurement instruments and delivering customer support in key markets around the world, either directly or with carefully selected partners. Our core offering includes lock-in amplifiers, phase-locked loops, arbitrary waveform generator, impedance analyzers, digitizers and boxcar averagers. We believe that system integration is good. We believe that system integration leads to significant time savings, reduced lab setup complexity, efficient workflows and reliable, accurate measurements.

Key dates

  • Abstract submission deadline (extended):
    6 April 2018
  • Early registration deadline:
    6 July 2018
  • Registration deadline:
    27 August 2018

Call for proposals Photon 2020