Important Dates

Announcement

Considering the COVID-19 situations in the world

PIERS committee has decided to have the 1st hybrid conference in Hangzhou, CHINA, on 21-25 November, 2021. PIERS 2020 Sanya will be postponed to the year of 2022. All submissions to PIERS2020 Sanya by December 2020 have been auto-transferred to PIERS2021 Hangzhou now.


10 November, 2020

Focus & Special Sessions - View All

Each focus Session should be focused on a specific hot topic that must be timely and reflect the future trends or the latest scientific advances in the area. The leadership of the conference will select the topics of focus sessions and the responsible organizers. The organizers may adjust the title of the focus session to make it e.g. more specific/focused and should make the best effort to ensure the high quality of the session by inviting high-profile keynote speakers (30 min for each; 0-2 keynote speakers for each focus session) and excellent invited speakers (20 min for each), etc. Some contributed oral talks (15 min each) are encouraged, however, quality must be very well controlled by the organizers with a typical acceptance ratio of less than 50%. Each focus session will last for a half-day (with a coffee break) or a full-day (with a lunch break and two coffee breaks).

Keynote Speakers

High-profile Keynote speakers need to be approved by the PIERS Conference Quality Committee in advance. Before the session organizers send out the invitation to the keynote speaker, please email the name and web link of the keynote speaker to PIERS OFFICE for approval in advance. The list of confirmed keynote speakers will be highlighted on this website.

Note: Names are in order of accepted dates.

Professor Yuri Kivshar || Australian National University

Paper Title: Mie-resonant Metaphotonics and Metasurfaces

Organized by: Prof. Renmin Ma and Prof. Haoliang Qian

Session Title: SC3 - Nanoscale Light Sources

Accepted Date: 2021/03/11

Professor Mordechai Segev || Technion – Israel Institute of Technology

Paper Title: TBD

Organized by: Organized by Prof. Luqi Yuan, Prof. Da-Wei Wang, and Prof. Zhaoju Yang

Session Title: SC2: Topological Phenomena in Classical Optics and Quantum Optics 1 & 2

Accepted Date: 2021/03/17

Professor Shanhui Fan || Stanford University

Paper Title: TBD

Organized by: Organized by Prof. Luqi Yuan, Prof. Da-Wei Wang, and Prof. Zhaoju Yang

Session Title: SC2: Topological Phenomena in Classical Optics and Quantum Optics 1 & 2

Accepted Date: 2021/03/17

Dr. Davide Comite || Sapienza University of Rome

Paper Title: TBD

Organized by: Organized by Dr. Davide Comite

Session Title: FocusSession.SC5: Physical Modeling and Applications in GNSS-R

Accepted Date: 2021/03/23

Professor Andrea Alù || City University of New York

Paper Title: Mie-resonant Metaphotonics and Metasurfaces

Organized by: Dr. Qingdong Ou, Dr. Guangwei Hu, and Dr. Ying Chen

Session Title: SC2: Twist-Controlled Electromagnetic, Acoustic and Thermal Phenomena

Accepted Date: 2021/03/25

Professor Nikolay Zheludev || University of Southampton

Paper Title: TBD

Organized by: Prof. Jin Hui Shi and Dr. Zeyong Wei

Session Title: SC2: Metamaterial Polarization Optics and Applications

Accepted Date: 2021/04/08

Professor Filiberto Bilott || Roma Tre University

Paper Title: TBD

Organized by: Prof. Mengmeng Li and Dr. Ming Jiang

Session Title: SC1: Advances in Modeling and Optimization Methods for Realistic Applications

Accepted Date: 2021/04/09

Professor Ji-Xin Cheng || Boston University

Paper Title: TBD

Organized by: Prof. Delong Zhang, Prof. Minbiao Ji, and Prof. Hyeon Jeong Lee

Session Title: SC3: Molecular Vibrational Spectroscopy and Imaging

Accepted Date: 2021/04/13

Professor Carlos Torres-Verdin || The University of Texas at Austin

Paper Title: TBD

Organized by: Prof. Decheng Hong, Prof. Jiefu Chen, and Dr. Hu Li

Session Title: SC5: Electromagnetic/Acoustic and Machine Learning Techniques in Oil&Gas Exploration:
Modeling, Inversion, and Interpretations

Accepted Date: 2021/04/14

Contact Us

Inquiry about paper submission, registration, and program schedule, please email to:

PIERS OFFICE: office@piers.org and/or office@emwave.cn

(Usually, inquiry to PIERS OFFICE will be replied within 1-2 working days. If you cannot get reply timely, please keep trying both emails, or change another email account to contact us to avoid the unpredictable email correspondence problem between us.)

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