Key dates

  • Rank bursary application deadline:
    29 April 2016

  • Early registration deadline:
    1 July 2016

  • Registration deadline:
    26 August 2016



Photon16 is the largest optics and photonics conference in the UK and the eighth in the series, following Photon02 (Cardiff), Photon04 (Glasgow), Photon06 (Manchester), Photon08 (Edinburgh), Photon10 (Southampton), Photon12 (Durham) and Photon14 (London).

Photon16 will be held at the University of Leeds, 5 - 8 September 2016.

Over four days, Photon16 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.