Distinguished Lecture Series in Nanophotonics

Monday February 13, 2017; room SV1717a:

 9:00 Active nanophotonics and metamaterials with quantum gain, Ortwin Hess, Imperial College London

11:30 Diffractive X-ray Optics: Opportunities for Photon Science at Large Scale Facilities, Christian David, Paul Scherrer Institute

14:00 Photonics on a Microchip, Markus Pollnau, KTH-Royal Institute of Technology

Tuesday February 14, 2017; room SV1717a:

9:00 Merging micro- and nano-optics: fundamental aspects and applications, Harald Giessen, University of Stuttgart

11:30 Resonant optical devices on chip for sensing and tuning, Yves-Alain Peter, Ecole Polytechnique de Montréal

14 :00 Surface plasmons polaritons : From fundamentals to going practical, Alain Dereux, Université de Bourgogne

 Abstracts and bios in the file below

Public thesis defenses in photonics

Public defenses provide a great opportunity to discover recent advances in photonics. Forthocoming public defenses are announced here, at the bottom of the main page of the website of the Doctoral Program in Photonics.

Pizza Optics Beer (POB)

The EPFL Student Chapter of the Optical Society of America organizes monthly events, where the EPFL photonics community meets around a specific research topics and a slice of pizza. The next event is announced here.