High-Intensity Lasers and High-Field Phenomena
Mid-Infrared Coherent Sources
Compact (EUV & X-ray) Light Sources

High-Intensity Lasers and High-Field Phenomena

  • Andy Bayramian, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, United States, Scaling High Intensity Laser Systems from State-of-the-Art to MW Class Enabling Next Generation Light Sources Invited
  • Hanieh Fattahi, Max-Planck-Institut fur Quantenoptik, Germany, Generation of High-Energy, Sub-cycle Pulses at PHz Frequency Invited
  • Jerome Faure, LOA, France, Recent Progress on Plasma Accelerators Driven by Near-single Cycle Laser Pulses Invited
  • Almantas Galvanauskas, University of Michigan, United States, Coherent Pulse Stacking Amplification – An Enabling Pathway Towards Fiber Based Multi-TW Peak Power Sources Invited
  • Sebastian Goede, European XFEL, Germany, Ultrafast Electron Kinetics Driven by Short Pulse Lasers Invited
  • Thomas Heinzl, Plymouth University, United Kingdom, Polarising the Vacuum with Extreme Light Invited
  • Christoph Lienau, Carl V. Ossietzky Univ Oldenburg, Germany, Ultrafast Point-Projection Electron Microscopy of Photoelectron Emission from a Single Plasmonic Nanoresonator Invited
  • Claudio Masciovecchio, Elettra-Sincrotrone Trieste, Italy, Free Electron Laser Based EUV Nonlinear Experiments Invited
  • Chang Hee Nam, Gwangju Inst of Science & Technology, South Korea, Laser-driven Particle Acceleration Performed with 4PW Laser at CoReLS Invited
  • Fabien Quéré, CEA Saclay, France, Spatio-Temporal Couplings of Ultrashort Lasers: Metrology and Applications Invited
  • Thomas Sudmeyer, Université de Neuchâtel, Switzerland, High Harmonic Generation (HHG) inside an ultrafast thin disk laser: a new approach for compact megahertz coherent XUV sources Invited
  • Nicolas Tancogne-Dejean, Max-Planck Structural Dynamics Center, Germany, Ab Initio Description of High-harmonic Generation in Solids Invited
  • Paraskevas Tzallas, FORTH-IESL, Greece, Quantum Spectrometer in the XUV Spectral Range: High-order Harmonics Measured by Counting the Photons of the IR Driving Laser Field Invited
  • Katalin Varjú, Szegedi Tudomanyegyetem, Hungary, The ELI ALPS Research Infrastructure: Scaling Attosecond Pulse Generation for a Large Scale Infrastructure Invited

Mid-Infrared Coherent Sources

  • Hiromasa Ito, RIKEN, Japan, THz-wave Coherent Sources Invited
  • Franz Kaertner, Universität Hamburg , Germany, High Energy THz Generation and Electron Acceleration Invited
  • Ursula Keller, ETH Zurich, Switzerland, Invited
  • Tobias Kippenberg, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Switzerland, Mid Infrared Kerr Frequency Comb and Coherent Super-Continuum Generation in Silicon Nitride Integrated Waveguides Invited
  • Nathan Newbury, National Inst of Standards & Technology, United States, Mid-Infrared Dual-Comb Spectroscopy for Atmospheric Gas Sensing Invited
  • Giacomo Scalari, ETH Zurich, Frequency Combs based on Quantum Cascade Lasers Invited
  • Carlo Sirtori, Universite Paris-Diderot Paris VII, France, Ultra-fast Modulation of Quantum Cascade Lasers and Infrared Detectors Invited
  • Peter Tidemand-Lichtenberg, Danmarks Teknishe Universitet, Denmark, Mid-Infrared Imaging using Upconversion – Principles and Applications Invited
  • Real Vallee, Universite Laval, Canada, Invited

Compact (EUV & X-ray) Light Sources

  • Thomas André, Synchrotron SOLEIL, France, Invited
  • Christopher Barty, University of California Irvine, United States, Invited
  • Loic Bertrand, Synchrotron SOLEIL, France, Invited
  • Charles Bourassin-Bouchet, Institut d'Optique, France, Invited
  • Federico Furch, Max Born Institute, Germany, Invited
  • Cameron Geddes, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, United States, Invited
  • Luca Giannessi, Elettra Sincrotrone Trieste, Italy, FERMI: the first externally seeded Free Electron Laser in the extreme ultraviolet and soft X-ray spectral regions Invited
  • William Graves, Arizona State University, United States, The ASU Compact XFEL Program Invited
  • Peter Hommelhoff, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen, Germany, Invited
  • Hiroshi Kawata, High Energy Accelerator Research Org, Japan, Invited
  • Ruxin Li, Shanghai Inst of Optics and Fine Mech, China, Invited
  • Carmen Menoni, Colorado State University, United States, Invited
  • Julia Mikhailova, Princeton University, United States, Invited
  • Emilio Nanni, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, United States, Nano-modulated electron beams via electron diffraction for coherent x-ray generation Invited
  • Michael Purvis, Cymer, Inc., United States, Invited
  • Eleonore Roussel, Laboratoire de Physique des Lasers, Atom, France, Invited
  • Yuji Sano, Japan Science and Technology Agency, Japan, Invited
  • Alexander Zholents, Argonne National Laboratory, United States, A compact wakefield accelerator for a high repetition rate multi user x-ray free-electron laser facility Invited
  • Pascal Salieres, Commissariat à l'Energie Atomique, France, High Harmonic Generation as an Ultrafast EUV Source for Circular Dichroism and Attosecond Photoionization Spectroscopies
  • Franz Pfeiffer, Technische Universität Munchen, Germany, Keynote