Compact (EUV & X-ray) Light Sources

26 - 28 March 2018
Hilton Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France

Resources: Committee Chairs

The Technical Program Committee Members are integral to the success of the meeting. As a volunteer you dedicate countless hours contacting colleagues to encourage submissions and reviewing papers. On behalf of OSA, its Board, and its entire staff, we extend enormous gratitude to the members of the Compact (EUV & X-ray) Light Sources Technical Program Committee.

Call for Papers Opens August 2017
Abstract and Summary Submissions Due 21 November 2017, 12:00 EST (Convert Time)
Peer Review
Program Committee Decisions
Authors Notified of Committee Decisions 22 December 2017
Online Program Planner Available
Eligible Students: Apply for a Student Travel Grant
Postdeadline Abstract and Summary Submissions Due Invalid date time. (Convert Time)
Postdeadline Paper Notifications Sent
Hotel Reservation By 12 February 2018
Register for the Meeting By 26 February 2018
Postdeadline Authors Notified of Committee Decisions
Prepare to Present at the Meeting
Present at the Meeting 26 March - 28 March 2018

How to be Effective

  • Volunteer to preside
  • Assist during invitation process
  • Score all papers (excluding conflicts)
  • Volunteer to blog
  • Promote meeting
  • Encourage your peers to complete a submission for the meeting.
  • Mark your calendar and save dedicated time for the paper review process.  
  • To promote the meeting, solicit and encourage contributed papers
  • Suggest candidates for invited speakers
  • Support and adhere to meeting deadlines
  • Review and score submissions to help determine which submissions should be accepted for presentation
  • Support chairs’ effort to solicit funds from granting agencies and corporations.
  • Attend the meeting and participate in on-site wrap-up meetings


All documents listed below are located in the Resource Center on Sharepoint.

  • Chairs’ Manual
  • Fundraising Grant Information
  • Exhibit and Sponsorship Information
  • Peer Review Instructions
  • Scheduling Instructions


Lahsen Assoufid, Argonne National Laboratory, United States
Patrick Naulleau, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, United States

Program Chair

Marie-Emmanuelle Couprie, Synchrotron SOLEIL, France
Tetsuya Ishikawa, RIKEN, Japan
Jorge Rocca, Colorado State University, United States


Akira Endo, HiLase, Czech Republic, Czech Republic
Debbie Gustafson, Energetiq Technology, Inc., United States
Hans Hertz, Kungliga Tekniska Hogskolan, Sweden
Bob Hettel, Stanford University, United States
Franz Kaertner, Center for Free-Electron Laser Science, Germany
Zhentang Zhao, Shanghai Institute of Applied Physics, China