• 25 October: ABCP Member, Prof Lin Li (李琳教授) of the University of Manchester, has received two prestigious awards: the 2019 Arthur L. Schawlow Award of the Laser Institute of America (LIA) on 9 October 2019 at the 38th International Congress on Applications of Lasers & Electro-Optics (ICALEO 2019) held in Orlando, USA, and the 2018 Donald Julius Groen Prize of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) on 16 October 2019 in London. Congratulations to Prof Li for the great new achievements! More about the double awards can be found here (Manchester news story).
  • 6 August: The ABCP London Office Warm-up Party was held to celebrate the opening of the office at Westar House, 139-151 Marylebone Road, London, NW1 5QE.
  • 10-12 July: The first ABCP Annual Conference was successfully held at the University of Surrey.



  • 27 October: The first preparatory meeting was held at the University of Surrey.