Creating the Future of
Optics and Photonics

CREOL, The College of Optics and Photonics, is a world leader in education, research, and industrial partnership. Optics and photonics is the science and technology of light: lasers, LEDs, LCDs, optical fibers, and imaging systems for applications in industry and medicine. Learn more by exploring this website, and visit us to see our facilities and meet our faculty, staff, and students.

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Arthur DogariuMechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department, Princeton Abstract: Remote detection and identification are critical for many applications including environmental, medical, and national security. Optical techniques can achieve standoff trace detection by identifying the atomic or molecular spectroscopic fingerprints. While…


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With ambitious plans and a new B.S. Degree in Photonic Science and Engineering, the college relies on the support of dedicated alumni, industrial partners and community members as we continue to grow our research and educational programs, develop our faculty and expand our labs and other facilities.