International Conference on  Applications of Optics and Photonics


The proceedings of AOP2011 will be publish by SPIE.


Abstract submission closed February 9, 2011

The evaluation was concluded February 26, 2011.

256 works were accepted

The acceptation letters are being processed by MySPIE and will be emailed to the authors from March 4 to March 8.


If willing to have the full manuscript published in the conference proceedings authors must upload it through MySPIE’ submission system until April 22.

The reviewing/revising process will be completed by mid June 2011.

Candidates to the SPIE student’ award must send us their manuscript by March 28 (final deadline)


In order to submit your full manuscript please access MySPIE system.

1- prepare your manuscript formatted according to SPIE specifications (

2– upload your manuscript ( by following directions found at (

3– submit your copyright form (


Manuel F. M. Costa’ 2010/11

Universidade do Minho

Hotel & Spa Melia Braga

Braga, Portugal

May 3 to 7, 2011

Final Program


Abstract’ booklet


General program and oral presentations

Invited plenary lectures: 35 minutes (30+5); Invited key-lectures: 30 min (25+5), Regular lectures: 15min (12+3)

Poster presentations

Maximum dimensions: A0 size (1188mm in the vertical; 840mm in the horizontal)

List of accepted papers

The Proceedings of this conference are published in the SPIE Digital Library along with nearly 300,000 papers from other outstanding conferences and articles from SPIE Journals.