Call for nominations: Optics and Photonics Prize 2016

The Optical Group and the Quantum Electronics and Photonics (QEP) Group invite nominations for the Optics and Photonics prize, awarded biennially for an outstanding contribution to the optics and photonics community mainly undertaken in the UK or Ireland.

The winner will be presented with a certificate, and invited to give a plenary lecture, at Photon16 conference at the University of Leeds, 5-8 September 2016.

Nominations for this prize are invited from any member of the Optical or QEP groups. Nomination forms are available here and when completed should be sent to the secretary of either group (Optical or QEP) by Monday 29 February 2016. The winner will be selected from these nominations by the group committees.

Carl Paterson, Chair, IOP Optical Group
David Binks, Chair IOP QEP Group


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