29 September 2019 – 03 October 2019 Austria Center Vienna, Vienna, Austria

Laser Applications Conference

A Unique Opportunity to Network and Learn from Leaders in Applied Industrial R&D.

The Laser Applications Conference (LAC) is an all invited speaker format for industry in Laser Applications at the OSA Laser Congress. This 3-day meeting focuses on two main topic areas --  Materials Processing and Applications for High Power Lasers.

Materials Processing includes advanced applications for industrial use. Applications for High Power Lasers will include topics such as EUV for Lithography, Extreme UV, X-Ray Generation, and Laser Induced Damage Threshold. One of the themes of this meeting will be to initiate discussions on what engineering and production advances are needed to translate promising technological advances into marketable products.

At LAC, you’ll be immersed in an innovative learning environment that introduces new, groundbreaking information, offers insightful knowledge, showcases cutting-edge products, and engages your active participation in important debates and discussions.

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Committee Members

  • David Mordaunt, Ball Aerospace & Technologies, United StatesProgram Chair
  • Yuji Sano, Japan Science and Technology Agency, JapanProgram Chair
  • Johannes Trbola, Dausinger + Giesen GmbH, GermanyProgram Chair
  • Lahsen Assoufid, Argonne National Laboratory, United States
  • Thomas Dekorsy, German Aerospace Center, Germany
  • Heather George, TRUMPF, United States
  • Thomas Grunberger, Plasmo Industrietechnik GmbH, Austria
  • Dirk Mueller, Coherent Inc., United States
  • Danijela Rostohar, Institute of Physics of the ASCR, United States
  • Gerald Uyeno, Raytheon, United States
  • Rudolf Weber, Universitat Stuttgart, Germany


David Mordaunt

Ball Aerospace & Technologies, United States
Program Chair

Yuji Sano

Japan Science and Technology Agency, Japan
Program Chair

Johannes Trbola

Dausinger + Giesen GmbH, Germany
Program Chair


OSA - The Optical Society

Premier Sponsor

IPG Photonics


Gold Sponsor

Lockheed Martin


Corporate Sponsor

American Elements


2019 Exhibitors and Floorplan