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 PQE-2017 — January 8-13, 2017 — Snowbird, Utah, USA
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PQE-2017, the 47th Winter Colloquium on the Physics of Quantum Electronics, was held at Snowbird, Utah, USA on January 3-8, 2017.

  • Dates: January 8-13, 2017
    • There was a reception on Sunday evening, January 8, in honor of the 2017 recipients of the Willis E. Lamb Award for Laser Science and Quantum Optics. The winners are:
      • Naomi Halas of Rice University,
      • Mikhail Lukin of Harvard University,
      • Rainer Weiss of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
    • The conference sessions were Monday, January 9 through Friday, January 13, 2017.
  • Conference Program. We have posted the complete conference program which includes a list of all speakers and the schedule of talks. Note: the online version of the program has been updated since the abstract book was printed.
  • Best Abstract Award. The PQE-2017 Best Abstract Award was won by Nika Akopian of the Technical University of Denmark and Juan Jose Saenz of the Donostia International Physics Center (DIPC), Spain.
  • Special Issue
    To celebrate the 47th PQE, a special issue of the Journal of Modern Optics was be published, with select papers submitted by conference participants.

Organizing Committee: Olga Kocharovskaya, Virgil Sanders, George R. Welch, and Marlan O. Scully.

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