Laser Applications Conference

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

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. 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
  • Johannes Trbola, Dausinger + Giesen GmbH, GermanyProgram Chair
  • Lahsen Assoufid, Argonne National Laboratory, United States
  • Thomas Dekorsy, German Aerospace Center, Germany
  • Heather George, TRUMPF Inc, United States
  • Thomas Grunberger, Plasmo Industrietechnik GmbH
  • Dirk Mueller, Coherent Inc, United States
  • Danijela Rostohar, Institute of Physics of the ASCR, Czech Republic
  • Gerald Uyeno, Raytheon Company, United States


David Mordaunt

Ball Aerospace & Technologies, United States
Program Chair

Johannes Trbola

Dausinger + Giesen GmbH, Germany
Program Chair


OSA - The Optical Society

Premier Sponsor

IPG Photonics

Silver Sponsor

Electro-Optics Technology (EOT)

Northrop Grumman Synoptics