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The 6th Workshop on Specialty Optical Fiber and Their Applications (WSOF'2019) is a technical workshop and exhibit on advances and innovations in the field of specialty optical fibers and their applications. Following the five previous workshops in the series, it brings together students and researchers from academia and industry, with an interest in fiber optics.

The three-day event will offer plenary, tutorial and invited talks, as well as contributed and poster papers. Industrial partners are invited to exhibit their latest technology and product offerings.



Late Registration

(after 24 September 2019)







Please note currency in US Dollars

*Spouse registration is for an additional member who will ONLY be attending the WSOF Banquet at the South Carolina Aquarium on Thursday November 7.


DEPS Short Course Registration 

The Directed Energy Professional Society (DEPS) will be hosting a full-day (0800-1600) "High Power Fiber Laser" professional development short course, in conjunction with the 6th Workshop on Specialty Optical Fibers and Their Applications. The course will be held at the conference hotel (Hotel on Market) on Tuesday 5 November 2019 and presented by Dr. Ben Eshel of the US Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL.) The course is open to all attendees (Distribution A) with course materials and lunch included. For WSOF attendees, the cost will be $300 and for those not participating in the workshop, $400.

Register Here
WSOF Attendee Fee Short Course ONLY
Cost ($USD) $300 $400

More information on DEPS Short Course can be found Here