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.

  1. Materials Processing
    1. Surface Modification
    2. Brittle Materials
    3. Lasers for Space Applications
    4. Laser Applications for Mobility
    5. Laser-based Additive Manufacturing
  2. Applications for High Power Lasers
    1. Extreme UV, X-ray Generation and Particle Acceleration
    2. Defense/Directed Energy
    3. Laser Induced Damage Threshold (LIDT)
    4. Laser Shock Peening