Laser Applications to Chemical, Security and Environmental Analysis (LACSEA)

13 - 17 July 2014
Sheraton Seattle Hotel , Seattle, Washington, USA

Invited Speakers

Christof Schulz, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany, In-Situ Laser Diagnostics in Gas-Phase Synthesis of Functional Nanomaterials , Plenary

Amy Bauer, TSI Inc., United States, Improvised Explosives and Precursor Identification with LIBS, Invited

Weiwei Cai, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom, Theory of Nonlinear Tomography and Its Guidance for Developing Imaging Techniques as Applied to Flow Diagnostics , Invited

Tijmen Euser, Max-Planck-Inst Physik des Lichts, Germany, Photochemistry in Hollow-core Photonic Crystal Fiber Microreactors , Invited

Benoit Fond, Imperial College London, United Kingdom, Thermographic Particle Image Velocimetry , Invited

Daniel Guildenbecher, Sandia National Laboratories, United States, Digital In-line Holography (DIH) for 3D Imaging of Aluminum Drop Combustion in Propellant Plumes , Invited

Charles Harb, University of New South Wales, Australia, Multiplexed Pulsed Quantum Cascade Laser Based Hypertemporal Real-time Headspace Measurements , Invited

Lars Hildebrandt, Nanoplus Nanosystems and Tech GmbH, Germany, Distributed Feedback Interband Cascade Lasers and their Spectroscopic Applications in Gas Sensing , Invited

Shui-Ming HU, University of Science and Tech China, China, Counting Atoms in a Magneto-optic Trap , Invited

Sean Kearney, Sandia National Labs, United States, Hybrid fs/ps Rotational CARS Temperature/Species Detection in Flames at kHz Rate , Invited

Christopher Kliewer, Sandia National Labs, United States, Recent Advances in CARS Imaging: New Capabilities for Combustion Diagnostics , Invited

Michael Köhring, Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, Germany, Photoacoustic Spectroscopy with Micro-Tuning Forks – A Versatile Tool for Gas Sensing , Invited

Michel Lefebvre, ONERA, France, Nested Cavity Optical Parametric Oscillator (NesCOPO) - A Unique Approach for Gas Sensing , Invited

Mark Linne, Chalmers Tekniska Hogskola, Sweden, New Spray Measurements Using Ballistic Imaging , Invited

Terrence Meyer, Iowa State University, United States, Investigation of Multiphase Flow Physics Using Synchrotron-Based X-Ray Radiography and Fluorescence , Invited

Richard Miles, Princeton University, United States, Flow Imaging and Standoff Detection by Dissociation of Air Molecules , Invited

Joseph Miller, Air Force Research Laboratory, United States, Recent Advances in High-energy, Extended-duration Burst-mode Laser Technology for High-speed Applications in Turbulent Flows , Invited

Nathan Newbury, National Inst of Standards & Technology, United States, Near-Infrared Dual-Comb Spectroscopy of Gases , Invited

Kristina Noack, University of Erlangen, Germany, Raman Analytics for Complex Liquid Phase Systems , Invited

Michelle Sander, Boston University, United States, Compact Femtosecond Lasers and Applications in Photothermal Spectroscopy , Invited

Hans Stauffer, Spectral Energies LLC, United States, Ultrafast Time-Resolved Probes for Quenching-Free Detection of Excited-State Species , Invited

Jean-Pierre van Helden, Leibniz-Institute for Plasma Science & T, Germany, On Recent Progress Applying Quantum Cascade Lasers in Plasma Diagnostics , Invited

Ming Yan, Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics, Germany, Coherent Raman Spectroscopy with Femtosecond Laser Frequency Combs , Invited