12th International young scientist conference “Developments in Optics and Communications”

Riga, March 21 - 23, 2016

Dear students and promising young scientists,

On behalf of SPIE and OSA student chapters form University of Latvia we are pleased to invite you to join us in Riga (Jelgavas iela 1), Latvia for the 12th International young scientist conference “Developments in Optics and Communications”!
The conference will be held on March 21-23, 2016. You will have a great opportunity to meet other students and young scientists that work in the research field of optics and photonics, share your ideas and experiences as well as establish contacts for future collaborations.
The official language of the conference "Developments in Optics and Communications" is English.
We encourage you to contribute to the conference with a talk or a poster presentation relevant to the conference topics:
  • Biophotonics;
  • Laser physics and spectroscopy;
  • Optical materials and phenomena;
  • Optics in communication;
  • Vision science.
Abstracts must be prepared in accordance with the abstract preparation guidelines. The deadline for abstract submissions is January 25th, 2016.
Grants to cover accommodation expenses are available for students contributing to the conference. To apply for the grant, please contact the organizers. The grant application deadline is January 30, 2016.
If you require a visa to enter Latvia, please contact the organizers before January 30, 2016.
If you have any additional questions, feel free to contact the organizers at info@docriga.lv

DOC 2016
is organized and supported by:

OSA Student chapter of University of Latvia ULSPIE University of Latvia Young Minds Section University of Latvia Institute of Solid State Physics Laser Centre Institute of Atomic Physics and Spectroscopy