Abstract submission deadline extended to 30th October, 2012  

The "First IITG OSA STUDENT CHAPTER WORKSHOP ON OPTICS" will be organized by OSA student chapter  at Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, Guwahati, Assam during 15th – 17th November, 2012. The workshop aims to motivate and provide adequate exposure to young students and researchers at school college/university level from Guwahati and NE region in the general areas of optics and optical technologies along with its engineering applications.

This workshop will offer a unique platform to the young participants to exhibit their talent/innovation through various activities and to excel with memorable learning experiences through the hang-out sessions with eminent global scholars. Specifically, workshop will comprise lecture series sessions that will feature lectures from internationally renowned scientist; contributed/thematic paper presentations; scientific model exhibition to highlight optics in various science and technological applications; and close-room direct interactive sessions. In addition, a quiz completion will also be organized comprising students teams of various academic levels.

We look forward to your participation to make the workshop a grand success and to welcome you at IIT Guwahati.

Keynote Speaker


Hernando Garcia
Southern Illinois University, USA



Akhlesh Lakhtakia
Pennsylvania State University, USA




Abstract submission deadline
30th October, 2012

Early bird registration deadline
 30th October, 2012

Late registration deadline
5th November, 2012

Workshop poster
Registration form
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