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UNESCO announces International Day of Light

Following a highly successful International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies in 2015, the Executive Board of UNESCO has endorsed an enduring International Day of Light to be celebrated on 16 May every year from 2018.

CUDOS is funded by the Australian Research Council under the Centres of Excellence Program , with further support from our seven constituent universities, fifteen partner investigators, and the New South Wales State Government.

News Highlights

Victorian Prize

Min Gu honoured as Victoria’s Top Scientist


The Victorian Government has honoured Professor Min Gu with its most prestigious science and innovation prize for his pioneering contributions to physical sciences and the impact of his research to the community.

Blanco Redondo

Prize recognition for CUDOS’ outstanding Early Career Researcher


In recognition of her research contribution to the field of optics, Dr Andrea Blanco Redondo has been awarded the highly competitive AOS Geoff Opat Early Career Researcher Prize.

AIP Award

CUDOS PhD student wins NSW AIP Postgraduate Award


Postgraduate research student James Titchener has been awarded the 2016 NSW Australian Institute of Physics Postgraduate Prize.

Research Highlights
Coming Up

27 November-2 December, 2016

9th Conference on Optics, Atoms and Laser Applications
Melbourne, Australia

4-8 December 2016

Joint 13th Asia Pacific Physics Conference and 22nd Australian Institute of Physics Congree
Brisbane, Australia

4-8 December,2016

The International Conference on Fiber Optics and Photonics
Kanpur, India

7-9 December, 2016

NANOP 2016
Nanophotonics and Micro/Nano Optics International Conference
Paris, France