META’13, the 4th International Conference on Metamaterials, Photonic Crystals and Plasmonics

University of Sharjah, Sharjah - UAE

March 18, 2013 – March 22, 2013

!!New!! META'14 in Singapore: link !!New!!




Under the patronage of His Highness

Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qassimi

Member of the Supreme Council of the United Arab Emirates, Ruler of the Emirate of Sharjah and President and Founder of the University of Sharjah

Conference photos

Sharjah - Central Souq


META'13 will be the 4th event of highly successful meetings where scientists and industrial experts meet to interchange results and ideas about this interdisciplinary field. The locations of the international conference circulate between different geographical regions. Following the meetings in Marrakesh - Morocco (2008), Cairo - Egypt (2010), Paris - France (2012), we are very pleased to welcome you to join us at META'13 in Sharjah - Dubai, United Arab Emirates, from 18 to 22 March 2012!


Said Zouhdi
META'13 general chair

Paris-Sud University, France

Hamid M. K. Al-Naimiy
META'13 general co-chair

University of Sharjah, UAE




META'14 in Singapore!


The next edition of META will be organized in Singapore, from 20 to 23 May, 2014.


Posted: 2013-06-12

Important notice: accommodation


There are a limited number of rooms left in the hotels proposed by the symposium, please make your reservation as early as possible. No other hotels will be added, you will be responsible for making your own hotel reservations and arrangements. Thank you.

See Accommodation section for further details.

Posted: 2013-02-04

Preliminary Program


The preliminary program has been completed, and can be viewed online here .

Posted: 2013-01-31

Register now!

Registration is now open, with early bird discounts in effect through 8 February 2013.  For more information, please visit the registration section.
Posted: 2012-12-08

AES 2013, the 2nd Advanced Electromagnetics Symposium


META'13, will be organized in conjunction with AES 2013, the 2nd Advanced Electromagnetics Symposium, 19-22 March, Sharjah-Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Website:

A registered participant to one of the events can attend both manifestations META'13 and AES 2013. One registration covers up to 2 papers (it could be one in META and one in AES). For authors who are presenting more than two papers an additional registration fee must be paid.

Posted: 2012-09-27
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