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Laser Applications Conference

Laser Applications Conference (LAC) is an all invited speaker format for industry in Laser Applications at the OSA Laser Congress.

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.

Materials Processing

  • Surface Modification & Micromachining
  • Brittle Materials
  • Lasers for Space Applications
  • Lasers for Mobility
  • Laser-based Additive Manufacturing
  • Sub µ Material Processing (or Laser Nano Machining)

Applications for High Power Lasers

  • EUV, X-Ray Generation & Particle Acceleration
  • Defense/Directed Energy
  • Laser Induced Damage Test
  • Laser Shock Peening & Forming
  • THz Generation & Applications

Committee Members

David Mordaunt, Ball Aerospace & Technologies, United States, Program Chair

Yuji Sano, Institute for Molecular Science, Japan, Program Chair

Johannes Trbola, Trbola Engineering, Germany, Program Chair

Lahsen Assoufid, Argonne National Laboratory, United States

Barry Behnken, AEye, Inc., United States

Heather George, TRUMPF Inc., United States

Thomas Grunberger, TRUMPF Inc., Austria

Ruth Houbertz, Multiphoton Optics GmbH, Germany

Dirk Müller, Coherent Inc., United States

Mohammad Umar, Piracha, AEye, Inc., United States

Danijela Rostohar, Institute of Physics of The ASCR, Czech Republic

Gerald Uyeno, Raytheon Technologies, United States

Chairs

Sponsors

OSA - The Optical Society