Long Island Photonics Conference 2016


When: Friday, October 21, 2016, 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

Where: Campus Center, Ballrooms A & B Farmingdale State College

The Renewable Energy and Sustainability Center at Farmingdale State College and the Photonics Society of IEEE Long Island Section are organizing a full day conference on photonics technology. The conference includes a series of lectures on the fundamental concepts as well as research and developments in optics and photonics technology. Emphasis will focus on the latest achievements in photonics technology. Distinguished experts both from academia and industry will be invited to give keynote and invited lectures. In addition, the conference will host an exhibition of photonics and related products from the relevant organizations.


The workshop will include a wide range of topics in the field of photonics technology. Broad categories of the topic include:

  • Fundamentals of light and optics
  • Solar energy and photovoltaics
  • Fiber optic communication
  • Optoelectronics
  • Nonlinear optics
  • Semiconductor Laser
  • Biophotonics
  • Microwave photonics
  • Optical networks and systems
  • Career in photonics


Engineers, technicians, Professors, Teachers and students are encouraged to attend.

Registration Fee

IEEE Member: $25
Non-IEEE Member: $50
Students: Free

PDH Credit for IEEE Member: Free
PDH Credit for non-IEEE Member: $20

Exhibition Fee

Early Bird (before 09/21/2016): $150
Regular: $200

Each exhibitor will be entitled to two free registrations.

Online Registration

IEEE Long Island Section, www.ieee.li

Renewable Energy and Sustainability Center, Farmingdale State College, www.farmingdale.edu/resc

Or register via phone: Anna Godas (631) 794-6175

Conference Chairs

M. Nazrul Islam

Chair, IEEE Long Island Section

Adam Filios

Chair, IEEE Photoncis Society and Director, Solar Energy Center, Farmingdale State College

Marjaneh Issapour

First Vice Chair, IEEE Long Island Section and Director, Renewable Energy and Sustainability Center, Farmingdale State College

Download the conference flyer here (PDF format).