Monday 26th June | General OFS

9:00 - 9:45 | Opening/Welcome

9:50 - 10:35 | Professor Elfed Lewis: Introduction to OFS

10:35 - 11:00 | Coffee

11:00 - 11:45 | Professor Brian Culshaw: Chemical Sensors Part One

11:50 - 12:35 | Professor Brian Culshaw: Chemical Sensors Part Two

12:35 - 14:00 | Lunch

14:00 - 14:45 | Professor Michel Digonnet: Gyroscopes Part One

14:50 - 15:35 | Professor Michel Digonnet: Gyroscopes Part Two

15:35 - 16:00 | Coffee

16:00 - 16:45Professor Francesco Baldini: Optical fibre chemical and biochemical sensors: a winning solution in Point of Care Part One

16:50 - 17:35Professor Francesco Baldini: Optical fibre chemical and biochemical sensors: a winning solution in Point of Care Part Two

Tuesday 27th June 

9:00 - 9:45 | Professor Francis Berghmans: Microstructured Fibres & Structural Health Monitoring Part One

9:50 - 10:35 | Professor Francis Berghmans: Microstructured Fibres & Structural Health Monitoring Part Two

10:35 - 11:00 | Coffee

11:00 - 11:45 | Poster Session

11:50 - 12:35 | Poster Discussion

12:35 - 14:00 | Lunch

14:00 - 14:45 | Professor Kate Sugden: POF Sensors

14:50 - 15:35 | Professor Kate Sugden: 3D Printed OFS

15:35 - 16:00 | Coffee

16:00 - 16:45 Professor Gerald Farrell: Multimode interference based fibre sensors Part One

16:50 - 17:35 Professor Gerald Farrell: Multimode interference based fibre sensors Part Two

Wednesday 28th June | Distributed Sensing

9:00 - 9:45 | Professor Luc Thevenaz: Distributed Sensing Part One

9:50 - 10:35 | Professor Luc Thevenaz: Distributed Sensing Part Two

10:35 - 11:00 | Coffee

11:00 - 12:35 | Dr. Author Hartog: Distributed Sensing

12:35 - 14:00 | Lunch

14:00 - 17:35 | Social Tour

Thursday 29th June 

9:00 - 9:45 | Professor Kyriacos Kalli

9:50 - 10:35 | Professor Kyriacos Kalli

10:35 - 11:00 | Coffee

11:00 - 11:45 | Poster Session

11:50 - 12:35 | Poster Discussion

12:35 - 14:00 | Lunch

14:00 - 14:45 | Professor Sile Nic Chormaic: Introduction to tapered optical fibers 

14:50 - 15:35 | Professor Sile Nic Chormaic: An Introduction to Whispering Gallery Resonator Sensors 

15:35 - 16:00 | Coffee

16:00 - 16:45 | Professional Development: Dr. Sarah Hayes

16:50 - 17:35 | TBC

Friday 30th June | Micro- Nano Fibre Sensors

9:00 - 9:45 | Professor Andrea Cusano- Lab on Fibre Technology: Perspectives and Challenges Part One

9:50 - 10:35 | Professor Andrea Cusano- Lab on Fibre Technology: Perspectives and Challenges Part One

10:35 - 11:00 | Coffee

11:00 - 11:45 | Professor Davide Iannuzzi: Fibre Top Cantilevers Part One

11:50 - 12:35 | Professor Davide Iannuzzi: Fibre Top Cantilevers Part Two

12:35 - 14:00 | Lunch

14:00 - 14:45 | TBC

14:50 - 15:35 | TBC

15:35 - 16:00 | End of Conference