Deadline for abstract submission extented to May 31, 2014.


Prospective authors are invited to submit their abstracts and manuscripts showing original contributions for Photonics Prague 2014 Conference.

Submissions imply the intent of at least one author to register, attend the Conference, present the paper (either orally or in poster format), and submit a full-length manuscript for publication in the SPIE Proceedings. All abstracts and manuscripts must be written in English.


Please, submit your abstract for one of the following topics using the online SPIE Submission and Review System ( by May 31, 2014.

Successfully submitted abstracts will be acknowledged with an electronic receipt including an abstract reference number, which should be quoted in all correspondence. Once the paper is accepted, at least one of the authors must register for the conference and present the paper at the conference.

Each registered author can present only one abstract.

Accepted abstracts will be published in the Book of Abstract (USB format) which will be available at the conference.


  1. Laser in industry
  2. Optical sensors
  3. Biophotonics
  4. Simulation of photonic devices
  5. Photonic crystals, photonic bandgap structures
  6. Diffractive optical devices
  7. Waveguide photonics
  8. Organic photonic materials and devices
  9. Non-linear materials, devices and applications
  10. Solid state lighting + LED, LD, OLED, Solar cells
  11.  Nanophotonics + Nanooptics
  12. Photonics and Multimedia
  13. Photonics and Education


Participants at the conference will have the opportunity to publish their peer-reviewed conference papers in SPIE Proceedings – volume on Photonics, Devices and Systems VI.

Selected manuscripts will be published after Conference (January 2015) and be indexed in leading scientific databases including INSPEC, Ei Compendex, Chemical Abstracts, International Aerospace Abstracts, ISI Index to Scientific and Technical Proceedings and NASA Astrophysical Data System.

For publishing your paper at Proceedings of SPIE and SPIE Digital Library, the manuscripts should be submitted through SPIE weblink by August 1, 2014 for referee procedure. The length of your paper will be of 6-7 pages.

This SPIE submission link, instructions for authors, and notification of abstract acceptance will be posted not later than June 10, 2014.

Important: See Technical Paper Specifications and Transfer of Copyright.

In case of any technical issues please contact us at e-mail

SPIE Best Student Paper Awards

The scientific committee of the conference invites applicants for a SPIE sponsored Best Student Paper Awards.  This Awards are designed to encourage and acknowledge excellence in oral and poster student paper presentations.

If you are a student or PhD student and you are willing to participate in this challenge (as first author), please apply upon registration and also let it known to the Conference chairman ( During the conference you must verify your student status, present the contribution, and submit full paper to the Conference Proceedings.

During the conference the quality of the work, the layout of the poster, and performance of your presentation will be assessed by the SC-members, and the best three will be awarded by

  • SPIE Certificate – Best Student Paper Award
  • Monetary prize
  • A number of free SPIE Digital Library downloads
  • Free one-year SPIE Student Memberships