Application of Lasers for Sensing & Free Space Communication (LS&C)


Jean Pierre Wolf, Universite de Geneve, Switzerland, Use of High-Intensity Lasers for Atmospheric Analysis and Control, Plenary

Philippe Adam, Direction Generale de l'Armement, France, Chem-bio Laser Remote Sensing, Invited

Aniceto Belmonte, Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya BarcelonaTech, Spain, Fading Return Signals in Lidar Atmospheric Sensing , Invited

Claudine Besson, Office National d'Etudes et Recherches Aerospatiales, France, Atmospheric Fiber Lidar, Invited

Joakim Bood, Lund University, Sweden, Development of New Laser-based Measurement Concepts for Diagnostic Challenges in Combustion Research, Invited

Ralph Burnham, Fibertek Inc., United States, Laser Transmitters for Space-Based Lidar, Invited

Guillaume Canat, Office Natl d'Etudes Rech Aerospatiales, France, Progress on Pulsed Eyesafe Narrow Linewidth Fiber Lasers for Lidar Applications, Invited

Vincent Chan, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, United States, Dense Free Space Optical Multi-Access Networks, Invited

Daniel Dolfi, Thales Research & Technology, France, Recent Advances in Components for Multifunction Lidars: High Resolution Range finding and Atmospheric Sensing, Invited

Bernard Edwards, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, United States, NASA's Laser Communications Relay Demonstration, Invited

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Welcome Refreshments
Sunday, 27 October
19:00 - 20:00
Marriott Rive Gauche Hotel

Plenary Session (ASSL)
Monday, 28 October 2013
08:30 - 10:00

Gérard Mourou, Can the Future of Accelerators Be Fibers? The Optics Road to GeV Scientific and Societal Applications, IZEST, Ecole Polytechnique, France

Serge Haroche, Juggling with Photons in a Box to Explore the Quantum World, Ecole Normale Supérieure and Collège de France, France, 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics

OIDA Complimentary Program on Industrial Lasers
Monday, 28 October
19:15 – 20:15
Marriott Rive Gauche Hotel

VIP Networking Event: Connecting Corporate Executives, Recent Graduates and Students
Tuesday, 29 October
7:30 - 8:30
Marriott Rive Gauche Hotel

ASSL Industry Program Panel
Tuesday, 29 October
Marriott Rive Gauche Hotel

Executive Speaker Series
Complimentary Networking Reception and Interview
Tuesday, 29 October
19:00 - 20:30
Marriott Rive Gauche Hotel

Plenary Session (LS&C)
Wednesday, 30 October
08:00 - 10:00

Jean-Pierre Wolf, Use of High-Intensity Lasers for Atmospheric Analysis and Control, Univ. of Geneva, Switzerland

Conference Banquet
Wednesday, 30 October
19:00 - 21:30

ASSL Industry Program Keynote Speaker
Thursday, 31 October
Marriott Rive Gauche Hotel