Foundation

Prizes & Competitions

Prizes & Competitions

20th Anniversary Challenge
20th Anniversary Challenge

Propose how to use optics and photonics to solve a global challenge for US$100K prize.

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Corning Outstanding Student Paper Competition

Be recognized for innovation and research excellence at OFC.

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Couillaud Prize in Ultrafast Lasers

Early career professionals: apply for a special recognition and prize in  ultrafast lasers.

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Gordon Memorial Speakership

Recognizing research excellence in lasers and quantum at CLEO.

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Simmons Memorial Speakership

Recognizing research excellence in optical networking at OFC.

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Kaminow Outstanding Early Career Professional Prize

Early career professionals: demonstrate service to the society and communities worldwide.

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Li Innovation Prize (CLEO)

Early career professionals: follow in Tingye Li's footsteps and be recognized for your contributions to laser science.

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Li Innovation Prize (OFC)

Early career professionals: present advancements in optical communications at OFC.

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Maiman Outstanding Paper Student Competition
Maiman Outstanding Student Paper Competition

Be a next generation Theodore Maiman and show research excellence at CLEO.

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Wolf Outstanding Student Paper Competition

Present your paper at FiO+LS and set an example for your peers.

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