Please direct all inquiries
to the email address below.
- Dates: January 7-12, 2018
- There will be a reception on Sunday evening,
January 7, in honor of the
of the Willis E. Lamb Award for Laser Science and Quantum Optics.
The winners are:
- Jian-Wei Pan
of the University of Science and Technology of China,
- Ernst Rasel
of Leibniz University Hannover,
- Peter Zoller
of the University of Innsbruck.
- The conference sessions will be Monday, January
8 through Friday, January 12, 2018.
- Please note that the conference will run
through the evening of Friday,
January 12. Please make plans to attend the
- Special Issue
To celebrate the 48th PQE, a special issue
of the Journal of Modern Optics will
be published, with select papers submitted by
conference participants. Information
can be found here.
If you have lost our receipt for your payment of the conference fee,
or if you would simply prefer an electronic version, you can
download a receipt here.
- Certificate of participation
Some participants require a certificate of participation to
satisfy the beurocratic requirements of their institutions.
If you need such a certificate, you can
download one here.
- Register now.
All participants should sign up
to verify your email address and let us know you
are coming. Even if someone else has invited you to
give a talk or poster, you must do this or we can't
list you on the program.
- Hotel and travel.
Participants must make their own lodging and travel
arrangements. Instructions are here.
is December 7.
- Conference fee.
(Now open.) All participants are expected to pay the registration
fee. This is necessary because the conference is only
supported by the registration fees. Thank you for
your understanding. Instructions are here.
- Submit abstract.
(Now open.) All presentations should be accompanied by an abstract.
Here are instructions for preparing
and submitting your abstract.
Deadline is December 7.
- Conference Program.
We have posted the complete conference program which
includes a list of all speakers and the schedule of talks.
Olga Kocharovskaya, Virgil Sanders, George R. Welch, and Marlan O. Scully.
Please direct enquiries to the following addresses:
|For scheduling: Virgil Sanders,
|Regarding the program: Olga Kocharovskaya,
|Abstracts, payments, registration, and the web site in general: George Welch,