iLATOS 2024

INTERNATIONAL Laser Technology
and Optics Symposium 2024

11th – 12th Sept 2024 | Sunway Hotel Big Box Johor Bahru

About the Conference

Welcome to iLATOS, the International Laser Technology and Optics Symposium!
Since its inception in 2017, iLATOS has stood as a flagship event, offering a pivotal platform for experts, researchers, and industry professionals to exchange knowledge and findings in photonics and optics. With successful past editions, including iLATOS 2022, ILATOSPM 2020, iLATOS 2019, and ILATOS 2017, our symposium has attracted participants from diverse backgrounds, fostering collaborations that drive innovation in these fields. Explore our photo gallery for glimpses of past events. Join us at iLATOS and become part of a dynamic community dedicated to advancing scientific discovery in photonics and optics.

Topics encompass a diverse spectrum of theoretical and experimental
including but not limited to:

Laser Technology and Applications

Material Sciences & Engineering

Nanophotonic and Devices

Fiber Optics Technology


Optical Engineering

Biophotonics and medical optics

Come and Join Us!

Come and join us at iLATOS 2024 where innovation meets collaboration!
iLATOS offers a dynamic platform to connect with peers, exchange ideas, and stay abreast of the latest advancements. Our symposium promises engaging discussions, valuable networking opportunities, and insights that push the boundaries of scientific discovery. Join our vibrant community at iLATOS and be part of shaping the future of photonics and optics. We look forward to welcoming you!


Our Speakers

Here are our keynote speaker


Prof. Dr. M. Shahid Rafique

University of Engineering & Technology, Lahore, Pakistan

Prof. Dr. Muhammad Shahid Rafique is a Professor in the Department of Physics at UET Lahore. Holding a Ph.D. in Physics from Nanyang Technological University Singapore, he completed his Post-Doctoral studies at Vienna University of Technology, Austria. With expertise in Plasma Focus Devices, Atomic Force Microscopy, Scanning Electron Microscope operation, and Radiations Physics, his research spans laser matter interaction, X-ray sources, and vacuum technology. Recognized for his contributions, he received the Dr. Razi-ud-din Siddiqui Gold Medal in Physics and multiple Research Productivity Awards from the Pakistan Council for Science and Technology. He is also an approved Ph.D. supervisor by the Higher Education Commission

Prof. Ir. Dr. Ahmad Ashrif Bin A Bakar

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

Prof. Ir. Dr. Ahmad Ashrif A. Bakar, with degrees in Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Communications and Network System Engineering, and a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, actively participates in IEEE, Board of Engineers Malaysia, and The Optical Society of America. Focusing on optical sensors, his research addresses biomedical, environmental, and optical techniques, including surface plasmon resonance and optical feedback interferometry. With over 116 research articles, 4 patents, and 9 product developments, he’s secured 55 research grants. Recognized with awards and honors, he also serves as a consultant for industries and contributes to engineering education initiatives.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ian Yulianti 

Universitas Negeri Semarang, Indonesia

Dr. Ian Yulianti is a prominent researcher at Universitas Negeri Semarang (UNNES), specializing in optical sensors for diverse applications, notably in environmental monitoring and medical fields. Her current project group focuses on waveguide-based optical sensors for detecting heavy metal ions and glucose. With a strong commitment to advancing scientific knowledge, Dr. Yulianti’s contributions to optical engineering are instrumental in addressing pressing societal and healthcare challenges. Her research endeavors significantly enrich UNNES’s academic landscape and contribute to innovative solutions for real-world problems.

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