IEEE Benelux Chapter

Annual Symposium 2019

21st-22nd November 2019, VU Main building Amsterdam


Welcome to the website of the 24th annual Symposium of the IEEE Photonics Benelux Chapter, which is being held at the Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam. As in previous editions, we have an exciting and interesting scientific program consisting of invited speakers who will present the topic of photonics from different application, research, and entrepreneurial perspectives. Moreover, we have two poster sessions and ample opportunity for interaction and networking. On behalf of the organizing committee I welcome you to the symposium in the city of Amsterdam!

Imran Avci


The symposium is honored to introduce the following invited speakers:




Dr. Christopher R. Doerr

 Acacia Communications, USA

Optical Communication




Afbeeldingsresultaat voor laura lechuga

Prof. Dr. Laura Lechuga

Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Spain​

Optical Biosensing

Prof. Dr. Malte Gather

 University of St. Andrews, Scotland

Cell Lasers


Prof. Dr. Liam Barry

Dublin City University, Ireland

Semiconductor Lasers






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