OPTRO2016 International Tutorials

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Electro-optical modules and systems: design, testing and evaluation for defense applications and beyond

In partnership with the Learned Society 3AF, international tutorials are proposed before OPTRO2016. For engineers, technicians or executives, these training sessions aim at developing or updating their professional knowledge and skills in the optronics field.

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The tutorials will be held on 1st February 2016.


9h00 - 12h15 — Topic 1: Fundamentals in the design of infrared systems

Isabelle Ribet, Associate Professor at Institut d'Optique Graduate School (Palaiseau, France)

14h00 - 17h15 — Topic 2: A wide introduction to quantum IR imaging

Olivier Gravrand, Senior Scientist at CEA LETI IR group (Grenoble, France)


9h00 - 12h15 — Topic 3: Testing electro-optical imaging & laser systems

Krzysztof Chrzanowski, Professor at Military University of Technology (Warsaw, Poland)

14h00 - 15h30 — Topic 4: Embedded vision for autonomous navigation of mini drones

Guy Le Besnerais, Senior Scientist at Onera (Palaiseau, France)

15h45 - 17h15 — Topic 5: Atmospheric lidar

Laurent Lombard, Senior Scientist at Onera (Palaiseau, France)

Registration to a tutorial session

One tutorial session consists of the choice of two half-day courses (morning and afternoon).

Click on the chosen session for details and registration.

   Session 1   Session 2   Session 3   Session 4 

Topic 1: Design of
infrared systems
morning - room 1


Topic 2: Quantum IR
afternoon - room 1


Topic 3: Testing imaging &
laser systems
morning - room 2


Topics 4 + 5: Applications:
mini drones and lidar
afternoon - room 2



Registration fees and venue

Registration fees (20% VAT excluded) for one tutorial session (full day of 6h).

 3AF, SFO or EPIC Member  Registration before Dec, 21  390 €
 3AF, SFO or EPIC Member  Registration after Dec, 21  450 €
 Participant  Registration before Dec, 21  490 €
 Participant  Registration after Dec, 21  550 €


Payment can be done by purchase order or bank transfert.

Venue : OCDE - 2, rue André Pascal  - 75775 Paris Cedex 16, France

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