American Physical Society March Meeting – yearly

Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) and the International Quantum Electronics Conference (IQEC) – yearly

Ultrafast Phenomena – every two years

Metamaterials 2008 – yearly

Photoinduced Phase Transitions – every three years

Materials Research Society

OSTS – yearly
Optical Terahertz Science and Technology Meeting (2009 meeting in Santa Barbara in March)

Infrared and Millimeter Waves (IRMMW) – yearly

LEES  - every two years




Physical Review

Nature Physics

Nature Photonics

Nature Materials

Optics Info Database (Optics Express, Optics Letters, etc.)

Applied Physics Letters

Scientific Societies:

American Physical Society (APS)

Optical Society of America (OSA)

American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT)

American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

Funding Agencies:

National Science Foundation (NSF)

Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)

Department of Energy Office of Basic Energy Sciences (DOE-BES)

Places I like, collaborate with, or have spent part of my career – a partial list:

BU Photonics Center

Los Alamos National Lab Materials Physics and Applications Division

Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies

RICE University – Laboratory of Prof. Naomi Halas

Osaka University – Laboratory of Professor Tonouchi

Kyoto University Laboratory of Prof. Koichiro Tanaka

Massachusetts Institute of Technology – Laboratory of Prof. Keith Nelson

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