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The use of “light” is reshaping our world. Recent advances in photonics ClearCurve_Fibers_on_Silicon_Photonics_Wafer2for communications, imaging, health care and medicine, defence, optics and electronics have all contributed to spectacular new applications in every corner of our lives. And it is not going to stop. Photonics companies, which supply optical components, systems and software, are growing spectacularly.

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Since its founding in 1992, the International School of Photonics has grown to become one of the flagship , known for the excellence of its teaching, its research, and its service to national and international communities. International School of Photonics is the only Institute in India which offers an opening in core photonic technology immediately after higher secondary studies.ISP currently has more than 150 students of whom 100 are M.Sc ( 5 year Integrated), 20  are M.Tech (Optoelectronics and Laser Technology) and 30 are PhD students.

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Lecture Series by Prof. Dag Hanstorp

Prof. Dag Hanstorp, Department of Physics, University of Gothenburg, Sweden is visiting International School of Photonics, CUSAT. Series of lectures ...

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Work shop on Fibre Optics and Nonlinear Optics

In connection with the celebration of International Year of Light (IYL), International School of Photonics, CUSAT is organizing a one day ...

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Erudite Lecture Series Schedule

Schedule   Date Time Topic 30-9 2015 2.30 pm Enabling Cell Phones with Photonics 1-10-2015 2.30pm Photonics Research at Fabulas lab, Canada 6-10-2015 2.30pm Fibre Bragg Gratings 7-10-2015 2.30pm Surface Plasmon Resonance based sensors 8-10-2015 2.30 pm How not ...

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Erudite Lecture - Prof. Raman Kashyap

International School of Photonics is organising an Erudite Lecture on the Topic " Photonics Research at Fabulas Lab " , ...

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Campus Placement - Tech Mahindra

Tech Mahindra Telecom Solutions to conduct a Campus interview for M.Tech Optoelectronics and Laser Technology graduates on 26th September 2015 ...

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Placement Statistics at ISP

Students passing out from International School of Photonics find themselves in plush jobs. Some students opt to go for higher studies or reasearch oriented works. The placement records as of 2015 are as shown….



International Year of Light 2015



The International Year of Light is “a global initiative adopted by the United Nations to raise awareness of how optical technologies promote sustainable development and provide solutions to worldwide challenges in energy, education, agriculture, communications and health. IYL 2015 opening ceremonies was held on 19–20 January 2015 in Paris.UNESCO delegates from Ghana and Mexico introduced the proposal to the Executive Board, explaining the motivation and mission underlying the International Year of Light.

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