The Advanced Centre of Research in High Energy Materials (ACRHEM), School of Physics, University of Hyderabad (UoH) organized recently a two-day Conference on Recent Advances in Optical Sciences (RAOS).

The conference provided a platform to bring together eminent scientists working in the areas of Optics, Nonlinear Optics, Ultrafast Optics, Bio-medical Optics, Quantum Optics, Fiber Optics, Nanophotonics, Nanoplasmonics, Laser-based applications, and saw sessions deliberating the recent advances and applications in Optical Sciences.

In the inaugural address, Prof. E. Haribabu, Pro Vice-Chancellor, UoH insisted on the need for mutual interaction and collaboration among the leading institutes of the country to bring the advantages of optical science to the society.

Prof. S. Chaturvedi, Dean, School of Physics, UoH presided over the inaugural session. Dr. K.V. Rao, Director, ACRHEM gave the welcome and wished the conference, a great success.

Dr. S. Venugopal Rao, Associate Professor, ACRHEM, UoH, has coordinated this conference.