Cantabria, Spain (Santemar Hotel)
3-5 June 2014


ofs 2014

The International Conference on ‘Optical Fibre Sensors’, OFS, is acknowledged as the world’s leading conference on all topics related to photonic sensing technologies. OFS has provided a vibrant forum for reporting the latest advances in fibre-optic and photonic sensing technologies and related devices, as well as it has fostered the exchange of knowledge and ideas within the research and industrial communities. The conference series is held every eighteen months, in rotation between North America, Europe and Asia.



Exhibition Dates
Tuesday June 3 10:30 am to 6:30 pm
Wednesday June 4 10:30 am to 6:30 pm
Thursday June 5 10:30 am to 6:30 pm

Primary software interests:

OptiGrating: Integrated and Fiber Optical Gratings Design Software

OptiFDTD: Finite-Difference Time-Domain Software

The conference scope covers all aspects related sensing using ligth. It is mainly focused on fiber optic and guided-wave sensing devices, systems, theories and techniques for research and applications in industrial, life sciences, medical, oil & gas, civil engineering, materials and defense industries, among others. Relevant topics include, but are not limited to the following:

• Physical, Mechanical, and Electromagnetic Sensors
• Chemical, Environmental, Biological and Medical Sensors
• Interferometric and Polarimetric Sensors including Gyroscopes
• Micro- and Nano-structured Fiber Sensors
• Multiplexing and Sensor Networking
• Distributed Sensing
• Smart Structures and Sensors including the SHM systems
• Sensor Application, Field Tests and Standardization
• New fibers, Devices and Subsystems for Photonic Sensing
• New Concepts for Photonic Sensing