[Plenary Speakers] (As of Feb. 08)
Andrés Fabian Lasagni
Fraunhofer IWS, Dresden,
Technische Universitat Dresden, Germany
"High-speed surface structuring using Direct Laser Interference Patterning - fundamentals, applications and technology transferh
Laser Research Center, Institute for Molecular Science (IMS), Japan
"Giant Micro-photonics for Ubiquitous Power Lasersh
University of California, Berkeley, USA
"Photonics beyond diffraction limit"
[Invited Speakers for Regular Sessions]
Richard M. Carter
Heriot-Watt University, UK
"Anti-resonant fibres for flexible high peak-power beam delivery"
Nanophysics Department, Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Italy
"Laser direct printing of micro-optical elements"
Fraunhofer-Institut für Lasertechnik ILT, Germany
"Laser micro and nanoprocessing: Current trends and future prospect"
Amplitude Systèmes, France
"Femtosecond laser architecture for high throughput industrial machining"
Fatih Ömer Ilday
Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Bilkent University, Turkey
"Nonlinear Laser Lithography, going from 2D to 3D"
Nam Seong Kim
EO Technics Co., Ltd., Republic of Korea
gOverview on ultrafast laser applications and relevant markets in microelectronics industryg
Ion N. Mihailescu
National Institute for Lasers, Plasma and Radiation Physics
Lasers Department, "Laser-Surface-Plasma Interactions" Laboratory, Romania
gBiofabrication of thin layers and nanoparticles under controlled pulsed laser irradiationh
Bern University of Applied Sciences
Institute for Applied Laser, Photonics and Surface Technologies ALPS, Switzerland
"Laser micromachining of metals with ultra-short pulses: Factors limiting the scale-up process"
Next Scan Technology, Belgium
"Polygon scanner systems for laser microprocessing"
US Naval Research Laboratory, USA
"Laser Printing Using Spatially Modulated Pulses"
Kyoto University, Japan
"Stress dynamics in ultrashort pulse laser processing inside transparent materials"
Airán Ródenas Seguí
Istituto di Fotonica e Nanotecnologie (IFN) - Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR)
Dipartimento di Fisica - Politecnico di Milano, Italy
"Mid-infrared surface sensing waveguides in silica glass: Monitoring of water microstructure and contaminants"
Collin L. Sones
University of Southampton, UK
"Laser-based methodologies for point-of-care diagnostics devices on paper"
"Advanced thin films prepared by ultraviolet laser assisted chemical solution processing for electrical and optical applications"
Leiter Verfahrensentwicklung, Institut fur Strahlwerkzeuge (IFSW), Universitat Stuttgart
"Picosecond laser drilling of micro holes in spinnerets for cellulose fibres"
Nankai University, China
"Femtosecond laser hyperdoping crystal: Principle and applications"
Technology Development, Electro Scientific Industries, Inc., USA
"Laser based micro fabrication systems for electronics packaging"
[Invited Speakers for Special Sessions]
SS1: Lasers and Nanoparticles in Liquids
Universite Claude Bernard Lyon 1, France
"Origin of the nano-carbon allotropes in pulsed laser ablation in liquids synthesis"
Tsukuba Research Center for Interdisciplinary Materials Science (TIMS), University of Tsukuba
"Fuel cell catalysts using graphene"
Faculty of Science and Technology, Gunma University, Japan
"Fabrication of colloidal Si nanoparticles by pulsed-laser irradiation of porous Si in liquid: Toward high productivity and size control"
SS2: Optimisation of laser ablation processes using ultrashort pulse lasers
University of Birmingham, UK
"System level tools for integrating laser micro processing modules in production lines"
Heinz P. Huber
Munich University of Applied Sciences (MUAS), Germany
"Ultrafast laser processing of metals: comparative studies of experimental and simulated transient optical properties"
Bordeuax University/CNRS, France
"Efficient metal and glass processing using high average power ultrafast laser"
SS3: Laser processes for packaging of high power electronics and energy storage systems
DISCO Corporation, Japan
"Novel laser slicing technology for SiC, KABRA"
Fraunhofer ILT, Germany
"Laser based joining processes for battery assembly and high power electronics - recent results and future applications"
Amada Miyachi America, USA
"Laser Welding for Battery Pack Manufacture"