META’15, the 6th International Conference on Metamaterials, Photonic Crystals and Plasmonics

City College of New York, New York City, NY, USA

August 4, 2015 – August 7, 2015

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The Conference in Numbers

Conference Videos

Below you can find videos of the plenary presentations from META'15 conference held at CCNY (New York), 7-10 August 2015.

From Achromatic Flat Optics to Disordered Metasurfaces with Functional Connectivity

Federico Capasso, Harvard University, USA


Nader Engheta, University of Pennsylvania, USA

Quantum Cascade lasers and applications in mid-infrared photonics

Claire Gmachl, Princeton University, USA

Spin-photon quantum interface

Atac Imamoglu, ETHZ, Switzerland

New material platform for plasmonics

Vladimir Shalaev, Purdue University, USA

Conference Photos

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META15 Plenary Speakers


Be a part of META'15, the International Conference on Metamaterials, Photonic Crystals and Plasmonics and take the opportunity to present your recent results, and meet and network with experts. The program will facilitate discussions on various current topics such as metasurfaces, topological effects in optics, two-dimensional materials, light-matter interaction in nanocavities, plasmonic circuits, thermal engineering, quantum photonic systems, etc. The program will provide insights into the latest trends and strategies actionable to deal with the practical challenges faced by the community. The program will also feature plenary, keynote and invited speakers addressing the most pressing issues of the subject and best practices to inspire the participants.


Statue of Liberty, New York City


META'15 will be the 6th event of highly successful meetings. The locations of the international conference circulate between different geographical regions. Following the meetings in Marrakesh - Morocco (2008), Cairo - Egypt (2010), Paris - France (2012), Sharjah - United Arab Emirates (2013), Singapore (2014), we are very pleased to welcome you to join us at META'15 in New York City, NY, USA, from 4 to 7 August 2015!


Said Zouhdi
META'15 general chair

Paris-Sud University, France

Vinod M. Menon
META'15 general co-chair

City College of New York, USA


META 2015 - A Year of Light Conference!

The United Nations (UN) proclaimed 2015 as the International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies
(IYL 2015).

IYL 2015

We are happy to announce META'15, the International Conference on Metamaterials, Photonic Crystals and Plasmonics, as a part of the United Nations Year of Light!



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Posted: 2015-03-14

Late abstracts for posters presentation are still accepted

We still accept and evaluate late abstracts for poster presentation only.  
Posted: 2015-03-04


The extended deadline for abstract submission is March 2nd, 2015. Authors are kindly invited to submit their abstracts through the online submission system available on the Conference website. Authors will be notified regarding the acceptance of their abstracts after reviewing.
Posted: 2015-02-10

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Posted: 2014-08-19
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