Invited Talks 2017

Chen-Bin Huang
National Tsing Hua Univ., Taiwan
"Expanding applicable optical sources in plasmonics and through a dispersionincreasing fiber"
Christian Kränkel
Institut für Laser-Physik, Universität Hamburg, Germany
"Semiconductor laser pumped visible rare-earth doped lasers(tentative)"
Constantin Haefner
NIF Photon Science Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, USA
"High Average Power Petawatt Laser Systems enabling the transition from proof-of-principle experiments to commercial applications(tentative)"
Fabian Rotermund
KAIST, Korea
"Broadband ultrafast nonlinear photonics in nanocarbons"
Hiromitsu Kiriyama
"J-KAREN-P laser facility producing 1022 W/cm2 at 0.1 Hz"
Ingmar Hartl
DESY, Germany
"Frequency comb sources for spectroscopy in the mid-infrared"
Jinghua Teng
Institute of Materials Research and Engineering, Singapore
"Tunable and reconfigurable terahertz devices(tentative)"
Jiping Zou
LULI, France
"Recent Advances of the Apollon 10 PW Laser"
Jérome Genest
Université Laval, Canada
"Self-Corrected Dual-Comb Spectroscopy"
Kazuaki Sakoda
NIMS, Japan
"Photonic Dirac cones and relevant physics"
Kensuke Shima
Fujikura Ltd., Japan
"3 kW single mode fiber laser for materials processing"
Martin Smrz
HiLASE Centre Institute of Physics ASCR, Czech Republic
"kW-class picosecond thin-disk pre-pulse laser Perla for efficient EUV generation"
Daniel Albach
Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden - Rossendorf, Germany
"PENELOPE – amplifier benchmarks and 10 J performance"
Norihiko Nishizawa
Nagoya Univ., Japan
"Ultrahigh Resolution OCT with Broadband Fiber Lasers"
Paul B. Corkum
Joint Attosecond Science Lab, University of Ottawa and NRC, Canada
"Linking high harmonics from solids and gases"
Takuo Tanaka
RIKEN, Japan
"Metamaterial absorbers and their applications"
Tatsuya Yanagida
Gigaphoton Inc., Japan
"Development of 250 W LPP EUV Light Source for HVM Lithography (tentative)"
Tomomi Nemoto
Hokkaido Univ., Japan
"In vivo two-photon imaging of brain and neurons using a high-peakpower gain-switched laser diode and adaptive optics"
Valentin Petrov
Max Born Institute, Germany
"New Ba-Based Crystals for Nonlinear Frequency Conversion in the Mid-IR"
Xinke Wang
Capital Normal Univ., China
"Development and Application of Terahertz Focal-Plane Imaging Technique"
Yasushi Fujimoto
Osaka Univ., Japan
"Visible laser oscillation in Pr-doped waterproof fluoro-aluminate glass fiber(tentative)"


Invited Talks 2016

Antonio Lucianetti
HiLASE Centre, Institute of Physics CAS, Czech Republic
"HiLASE100: a cryo-cooled 100 J, 10 Hz DPSSL System"
Bruno E. Schmidt
few-cycle Inc. Canada
"Concepts for scaling peak power and average power via Frequency domain OPA (FOPA)"
Chi-Kuang Sun
National Taiwan University, Taiwan
"Noninvasive THz sensing of critical components in human blood"
Christian Spielmann
Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
"Laser-Plasma-Based Secondary Sources: Accelerating Particles and Light"
Constantin Haefner
NIF Photon Science Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, USA
"Next generation Petawatt Laser Systems"
Florent Guichard
Amplitude Systèmes, France
"Scaling ultrafast fiber source performances: coherent combining of femtosecond pulses"
Hideaki Takashima
Kyoto University, Japan
"Photonic quantum devices using single light emitters"
Jeffrey W. Nicholson
OFS Laboratories, USA
"Higher-Order Mode Fiber Lasers"
Jeong Weon Wu
Ewha Womans University, Korea
"Spin-orbit interation in optical metamaterials"
Joachim Hein
Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
"Diode-pumped amplification of broad band pulses to more than 50 J"
Joo-Hiuk Son
Department of Physics, University of Seoul, Korea
"Recent Advances in Terahertz Cancer Imaging"
Masato Ohmi
Osaka University, Japan
"Progress of high-speed optical coherence tomography"
Ming Yan
Max-Planck-Institute of Quantum Optics, Germany
"Laser frequency combs for new approaches to molecular spectroscopy"
Seong Ku Lee
GIST, Korea
"Current status of PW laser at CoReLS and applications"
Shin-ichiro Inoue
Advanced ICT Research Institute, NICT, Japan
"High-Light-Extraction Nanophotonic Structure for High-power DUV-LEDs"
Stephane Sebban
Laboratoire d'Optique Appliquée , France
"Toward compact and ultra-intense laser based soft x-ray lasers "
Takashi Katagiri
Tohoku University, Japan
"Hollow optical fiber probe for Raman spectroscopy"
Takashige Omatsu
Chiba University, Japan
"Optical parametric vortex lasers and their applications towards chiral materials science"
Takehito Suzuki
Ibaraki University, Japan
"Terahertz Component Platforms Inspired by Metamaterials"
Zhigang Zhang
Peking University, China
"GHz fiber laser technology and 30 GHz astro-comb"


Invited Talks 2015

Katia Gallo
Royal Inst of Technology, Sweden
"Parametric Processes in Two-Dimensional Nonlinear Photonic Crystals"
A. M. Sergeev
Institute of Applied Physics, RAS, Russia
"Prospects for Advanced X-Ray and Gamma-Ray Sources with Exawatt Laser Facility XCELS"
Chang Hee Nam
Center for Relativistic Laser Science, IBS&GIST, Korea
"Advancement of Laser-Driven Compact Particle Accelerators"
Andrius Baltuska
Vienna University of Technology, Austria
"Development of high-power mid-IR optical parametric amplifiers and their applications in high harmonic generation"
Ruxing Li
Shanghai Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics, China
"Progress Towards a 10 PW Ultraintense Laser Facility: Demonstration of 5 PW High Gain Large Aperture Ti:Sapphire Amplifier"
Stuart Jackson
Macquarie University, Australia
"Challenges and Opportunities for Mid-infrared Fibre Sources"
Jorge J. Rocca
Colorado State University, USA
"High Average Power Table-Top Soft X-Ray Lasers"
Hideki Hirayama and Wataru Terashima
RIKEN, Japan
"First Achievement of Nitirde Semiconductor Based Terahertz Quantum Cascade Laser"
Gabriel Ycas
Univresity of Colorado, USA
"Towards a 30 GHz Astrocomb for The Near-Infrared"
Masanobu Iwanaga
NIMS, Japan
"Recent Progress in Resonance Enhancement of Light Emissions on Metasurfaces"
Yasuyuki Ozeki
University of Tokyo, Japan
"Stimulated Raman Scattering Microscopy for Label-Free Imaging and Spectroscopy"


Invited Talks in 2014

Martin E. Fermann
"High power mid IR fiber frequency combs"
Mamoru Hashimoto
Osaka Univ., Japan
"Nonlinear coherent Raman imaging using fast and wide spectral tuning mode-locked laser "
Jurgen Michel
"Monolithic Ge lasers for Si CMOS"
Takenori Morita
Hamamatsu Photonics, Japan
"High-power and high-efficiency 9xx-nm laser diodes for pumping applications"
Oliver D. Mucke
DESY CFEL, Germany
"High-energy optical parametric waveform synthesizers"
Thomas Schibli
University of Colorado Boulder, USA
"Graphene devices for ultra-low noise optical frequency combs"
Mark I. Stockman
Georgia State University, USA
"Spaser (plasmonic laser and amplification)"
Tetsuya Yagi
Mitsubishi Electric, Japan
"High power red semiconductor laser for display application"
Nan Ei Yu
GIST, Korea
"THz wave generation using quasi-phase matched devices"
Ji-Ping Zou
LULI, France
"Apollon 10 PW project : An upcoming ultra-intense facility"


Invited Talks in 2013

M. Hemmer
ICFO, Spain
"3.1um wavelength, 19uJ energy, 160kHz repetition rate OPCPA for strong-field physics"
H. Hirayama
RIKEN, Japan
"Development of Deep-UV LEDs and THz-QCLs and those applications"
A. Shirakawa
Univ. of Electro-Communications, Japan
"Photonic bandgap and multicore fiber lasers for appication for ultrahigh resolution optical coherence tomography"
D. Molter
Univ. Kaiserslautern, Germany
"Photonic terahertz sources and their applications in fundamental and applied research"
Chi-Kuang Sun
National Taiwan Univ., Taiwan
"Optical harmonic generation biopsy of human skin based on a femtosecond Cr:forsterite laser"
T. Klein
Ludwig-Maximilians-Univ. Munchen, Germany
"Fourier domain mode-locked lasers and their application to OCT"
K. Isobe
"Spatial overlap modulation nonlinear optical microscopy for background-free deep imaging"
C. J. Saraceno
ETH Zurich, Switzerland
"High average power ultrafast thin disk lasers"
J. H. Sung
Inst. Basic Science, Republic of Korea
"Temporal pulse cleaning for high-contrast PW laser pulse"
W. Leemans
"Laser plasma accelerators for future colliders and light sources"