Optical Materials will again offer a special issue compiling peer-reviewed papers based on work presenters at PRE’16. More details to follow as they become available.

Submission deadline is 31 August 2016, the date by which all papers should be submitted to the Guest Editors for review and the Elsevier Editorial System (EES) submission site will be closed.

Acceptance deadline is 31 December 2016, the date by which all manuscripts should be fully reviewed and final decisions made on all manuscripts; and those failed to meet the deadline may be excluded.