Special events

Pre-LS16 Satellite Meeting: “China-UK Workshop on GaN Materials & Devices for Early Career Scientists.”
Friday June 15th and Saturday June 16th

This workshop aims to bring together early career scholars from China and UK to carry out extensive discussion on Growth Technique, Structures and Properties of Materials, Optoelectronic devices in wide bandgap semiconductor materials and other fields. And then, to promote the application for cooperation projects between China Natural Science Foundation (NSFC) and the UK Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), the Royal Society Project and other British Exchange Projects. http://gancentre.group.shef.ac.uk/workshop/

OSA Color Technical Group & The Colour Group (GB) Joint Session “Colour Science & Technology”
Wednesday June 20th, 2018

The goal of this session sponsored jointly by the OSA Color Technical Group and the Colour Group (GB) is to bring together researchers in colour science working on key advancements in understanding colour vision and designing colour, and facilitate interactions at the interface of research and industry.
Session chair: Dr Manuel Spitschan, University of Oxford; Co-Chair OSA Color Technical Group

Social events

An evening welcome reception will be held in the Diamond conference venue on the opening day, Sunday, June 17th, immediately following two Keynote Lectures that are a special feature of the conference. A get-together party will be held on Monday evening, the first full day of the conference. On Wednesday afternoon delegates either have free time or can take advantage of several optional visits to local places of interest of which there are many, including for example, Chatsworth House and many historic industrial sites; details of these will appear on the conference website. The all-ticket conference Banquet for delegates and accompanying persons (with tickets!) will be held that evening.

Places to visit

Find out about local places of interest.