TPM 2015


The chapter co-organized the 2nd Topical Meeting on Photonics together with IEEE Photonics Society Malaysia Chapter and Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) in conjunction with “The International Year of Light” which is a global initiative to highlight to the citizens of the world the importance of light and optical technologies in their lives, for their futures, and for the development of society. The event was held on 17th of August 2015 at Puri Pujangga UKM. Dr. Meyya Meyyappan, Chief Scientist for Exploration Technology from the NASA Ames Research Center USA gave the keynote speech entitled "Inorganic Nanowires: Applications in Optoelectronics". 16 invited talks were given and the event was attended by about 60 people from academia and industry.