Advances in Optics & Photonics

Industrial Affiliates Symposium
March 14-15, 2019


Thursday March 14

CREOL room 103 and Harris Engineering room 125

Short Courses 9:00 AM – 12:15 PM

  • Shuo “Sean” Pang, “Computational Optical Imaging”
  • Peter Delfyett, “Fundamentals of Ultrafast Photonics – Techniques and Applications in Optical Communication and Signal Processing”
  • Shin-Tson Wu, “Emerging Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality”
  • Aristide Dogariu, “Mechanical Action of Light and Applications”

Student Talks 1:30PM-2:30PM
Poster Session, Reception, Lab Tours &
Exhibits 2:30PM-4:30PM

Tribute to Boris Zeldovich 4:30PM (HEC125)

Society of Optics Students Mixer

Friday March 15

Cape Florida Ballroom, UCF Student Union

Bahaa Saleh: CREOL Overview

Guest speaker Kent Rochford, CEO of SPIE

Talks by invited distinguished speakers

  • Stan Whitcomb, Caltech, “Optical Challenges in LIGO: Past and Future”
  • Craig A. Hoffman, Naval Research Laboratory, “Optics Research within the Naval Research Enterprise”
  • Ursula Gibson, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, “Laser Structuring of Fibers and Films”
  • Clara Rivero-Baleine, Lockheed Martin, “Engineered Materials for Next Generation EO/IR Sensors”

CREOL faculty technical talks:

Exhibits and short presentations by selected industrial affiliates on their recent products.

Saturday March 16


(ask for the UCF rate)

Comfort Suites UCF Area – Research Park
12101 Challenger Parkway, 407-737-7303, 800-517-4000

La Quinta Inn & Suites Orlando UCF
11805 Research Parkway, 407-737-6075

Courtyard by Marriott Orlando East/UCF Area
12000 Collegiate Way, 407-277-7676, 800-321-2211

DoubleTree by Hilton Orlando East – UCF Area
12125 High Tech Ave, 407-275-9000 x7841