Photonics Summer Camp

Photonics Summer Camp

Workshop Description

The Photonics Camp comprises a core of hands-on cutting-edge research projects in various areas of modern photonics, accompanied by workshops and technical training in use of state-of-the-art nanofabrication and imaging facilities.
The following research areas will be covered by leading scholars and experts:
• Semiconductor lasers and photonic integrated circuits
• Biophotonics
• Nanomaterials for photonics and energy
• Energy-conversion phenomena
• Optical communications
• Nature-inspired photonics

KAUST will provide you with a monthly living allowance of $1000 and academic credit. Round-trip air tickets, health insurance, accommodation, visa assistance, visa fees and access to recreational facilities will be offered free of charge.

Participants are selected on a competitive basis. Bachelor and Master students in Electrical Engineering, Physics, Material Science and Engineering, Optoelectronics and other related disciplines can apply. Academic grades, motivation for participation and any research experience are used as evaluation criteria. Strong English listening, speaking, writing and reading skills are required.​


Workshop Faculty

Mohamed-Slim Alouini, Boon Ooi, Carlo Liberale, Kazuhiro Ohkawa, Xiaohang Li, Andrea Fratalocchi

Workshop Dates

01 Jul, 2018 through 31 Jul, 2018

Field of Study