The Frontiers in Optics Plenary Session focuses on timely global issues, highlighting the broad range of optics uses and solutions. Along with award presentations, featured speakers this year include welcoming remarks from U.S. Rep. Ron Barber of Arizona's 2nd Congressional District and four leading researchers in point-of-care diagnostics, atom-light interactions, high-harmonic spectroscopy and photonic topological insulators. Remarks will also be given by 2014 Nobel Prize winner in Chemistry, W.E. Moerner.
The Plenary Session and Awards Ceremony takes place on 20 October from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the Arizona Ballroom, Salons 1 – 6 at the JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass Resort.