SPIE Micro + Nano Conference 2015


CUDOS hosted the first ‘nano’ conference at the new Sydney Nanoscience Hub this week. The highly successful SPIE Micro + Nano, Materials, Devices and Applications Conference ran over four days from 6-9 December 2015. Over two-hundred researchers attended lectures and workshops conducted by local and internationally renowned physicists including Professors Michal Lipson and Alexander Gaetta from Columbia University, and Professor Fio Omenetto from Tufts University.

Ben Eggleton

Prof. Ben Eggleton opens the SPIE Micro + Nano Conference

Opera House

Profesoors Ben Eggleton, Michal Lipson, Fio Omenetto, Alex Gaeta and David Moss at Aria Restaurant


Prof Michal Lipson (Columbia University)

Lipson IYL

Prof Lipson prepares to deliver the last International Year of Light talk 'Computing at the Speed of Light'

End of IYL celerations

Celebrating International Year of Light at the Sydney nanoscience Hub

Peter Tuthill

Prof Peter Tuthill (The University of Sydney)


Prof Ben Eggleton shows Dr. Eugene Arthurs (CEO of SPIE), Dr Robert Lieberman (SPIE president-elect) and Prof Gordon Wallace (Wollongong) the Sydney Nanoscience Hub

St Johns

Final conference dinner at St John's College, The University of Sydney