This feature issue of Applied Optics covers a representative selection of papers presented at Photonics 2010, the international conference on fiber optics and photonics that was held at the Indian Institute of Technology campus at Guwahati in India during 11–15 December, 2010.
© 2011 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: August 23, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: August 23, 2011
Published: August 31, 2011
Satoshi Kawata, Sunil K. Khijwania, Bishnu P. Pal, and H. Y. Tam, "Fiber Optics and Photonics: Emerging Applications—introduction to the feature issue," Appl. Opt. 50, FOP1-FOP1 (2011)