WRAP 2019, IIT Guwahati, India

The 4th edition of biennial IEEE Workshop of Recent Advances in Photonics (WRAP) 2019 was held at the Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (IITG) on December 13 – 14, 2019. IEEE WRAP 2019 provided a platform to the global experts and researchers to disseminate and highlight novel contributions and challenges and, as an outcome, motivate innovation in the field of Photonics. IITG is one of the prestigious institutes of higher learning spread over 700 acres and is located on the northern banks of mighty Brahmaputra river in North East state Assam of India.

The workshop received an overwhelming response from the scientific community working in optics and photonics. Several eminent professors, scientists, postdocs and students from all around the globe participated in this event. More than 30 eminent speakers from various parts of the world including the USA, Australia, United Kingdom, Canada, South Korea, Austria, etc. delivered lectures over the two days of the event, and around 180 researchers and scientists attended it.