Invited Speakers

 

 

Solid State Lasers

 

Wavelength tuned mid-IR lasers based on Cr2+-doped single-crystalline or polycrystalline chalcogenides with 2.1 μm pumping

O. Antipov, Nizhny Novgorod State Univ., Russia

 

Yb-doped high power cryogenic amplifiers

M. Pergament, CFEL, Germany

 

Extending the parameter space of ultrafast laser technology by multi-pass post-compression

Ch. Heyl, DESY, Germany

 

Ablation-cooled ultrafast laser-material ablation at GHz repetition rates

Ö. Ilday, Bilkent Univ., Turkey

 

Ultrafast Thin-Disk Amplifiers

Th. Metzger, TRUMPF Scientific Lasers GmbH + Co, Germany

 

Progress in FeZnSe femtosecond lasers/amplifiers and their application for driving extreme nonlinear optics

E.A. Migal, Lomonosov Moscow State Univ., Russia

 

Polarization dynamics in ultrafast thulium fiber lasers

M. Sander, Boston Univ., USA

 

High Power Lasers: Solid State, Gas and Hybrid

 

Optically pumped rare gas lasers in RFNC-VNIIEF

Yu. Adamenkov, Russian Federal Nuclear Center – VNIIEF, Russia

 

Near-IR lasing in caesium vapour

A. Babin, Russian Federal Nuclear Center – VNIIEF, Russia

 

Compact Multifunctional Cryogenic Slab RF Discharge Carbon Monoxide Lasers and Their Applications

A. Kozlov, Lebedev Physical Institute RAS, Russia

 

Terahertz generation from femtosecond plasma channels

O. Kosareva, Moscow State Univ., Russia

 

Adaptive optics for aberration correction in petawatt lasers

A. Kudryashov, Inst. of Geosphere Dynamics, Russia

 

Formation of radiation divergence on the THL-100 laser system

V. Losev, High-Current Electronics Inst. SB RAS, Russia

 

Nanosecond Nd:glass Laser with Variable Radiation Coherence of "Kanal-2" Facility

A. Sahakyan, Lebedev Physical Inst. RAS, Russia

 

Formation of Low-Coherence Laser Beams in Dense Mixtures of Solid-State Microparticles and Liquids

Yu. Senatsky, Lebedev Physical Inst. of RAS, Russia

 

The progress on the OPCPA front end for SEL-100PW laser facility

Yi Xu 1, X. Wang 1, X. Lu 1, Ya. Li 1, Yu. Peng 1, X. Liang 1, Yu. Leng 1,2, R. Li 1,2,3; 1 - Shanghai Inst. of Optics and Fine Mechanics (SIOM), CAS, China; 2 - Center of Materials Science and Optoelectronics Engineering, Univ. of CAS, China; 3 - CAS Center for Excellence in Ultra-intense Laser Science, China

 

Semiconductor Lasers, Materials and Applications

 

Mode locked laser diodes by using highly stacked InAs quantum dot on InP(311)B substrate

K. Akahane, National Inst. of Information and Communications Technology, Japan

 

Lasers with asymmetric barrier layers: Obstacles toward ideal performance

L. Asryan, Virginia Polytechnic Inst. and State Univ., USA

 

Towards mid- and far-infrared HgCdTe-based lasers

V. Gavrilenko, Inst. for Physics of Microstructures RAS, Russia

 

Room Temperature Macroscopic Quantum Phase Transitions: Superfluorescence in Hybrid Perovskites

K. Gundogdu, North Carolina State Univ., USA

 

Progress of high efficiency UVC LEDs and challenge to UVC LDs

H. Hirayama, RIKEN, Japan

 

THz quantum cascade lasers with two-photon emission in the gain module

R. Khabibullin, Inst. of Ultra-high Frequency Semiconductor Electronics of RAS, Russia

 

Spatially modulated photonic-crystal lasers for vector beams generation

K. Kitamura, S. Noda, Kyoto Inst. of Technology, Japan

 

Bright laser produced x-ray source based on interaction of solid Xe target and high fluence fs laser pulses

O. Khodykin, KLA, USA

 

Recent advances of VCSEL photonics for optical interconnects and 3D sensing

F. Koyama, Inst. of Innovative Research, Tokyo Inst. of Technology, Japan

 

Semiconductor optical amplifier for time-of-flight optical phased array LiDAR system

Y. Nakano, Univ. of Tokyo, Japan

 

Laser diodes amplified in fibre

M. Odnoblyudov, Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic Univ., Russia

 

DFB cavity design for perovskite lasers

F. So, North Carolina State Univ., USA

 

Thick-film SiN platform for hybrid integrated lasers

A. Stroganov, LIGENTEC SA, Switzerland

 

Laser Beam Control

 

High-power discrete vortex with phase locked lasers

V. Dev, V. Pa; Indian Inst. of Technology Ropar, India

 

Requirement for dynamic characteristics of adaptive optical systems

V.P. Lukin, V.E. Zuev Inst. of Atmospheric Optics SB RAS, Russia

 

Orbital Poincaré solid-state lasers

T. Omatsu, Chiba Univ., Japan

 

Generation of circular polarization under tight focusing condition of linearly polarized light

S.S. Stafeev 1,2, V.D. Zaicev 1,2, V.V. Kotlyar 1,2; 1 - IPSI RAS – Branch of the FSRC “Crystallography and Photonics” RAS, Russia; 2 - Samara National Research Univ., Russia

 

Noble metal selenides for all-optical switching"

J. Wang, I. Kislyakov, Shanghai Inst. of Optics and Fine Mecanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

 

Intense high-order harmonics and attosecond pulses carrying angular momentum

J. Wang1, S. G. Rykovanov2, 1- Shanghai Inst. of Optics and Fine Mechanics, CAS, China, 2 - Center for Computational and Data-Intensive Science and Engineering, Skolkovo Inst. of Science and Technology, Russia

 

Super-Intense Light Fields and Ultra-Fast Processes

 

Laser based source of electrons/ions for nuclear medicine and nuclear waste transmutation

A.V. Brantov 1,2, V.G. Lobok 1,2, O.E. Vais 1,2, S.G. Bochkarev 1,2, V.Yu. Bychenkov1,2; 1- Lebedev Physics Inst. RAS; 2 Dukhov Research Inst. of Automatics (VNIIA), Russia

 

Lightwave control of relativistic plasma mirrors

R. Lopez-Martens, LOA, France

  

Strong-field QED processes in the presence of laser beams of complex space-time structure

 A. Di Piazza, MPI for Nuclear Physics, Germany

 

Dynamic stabilization of plasma instability

Sh. Kawata, Utsunomiya Univ., Japan

 

Lasers and Systems for Imaging, Green Photonics and Sustainability

 

Spectroscopic monitoring of atmospheric mercury pollution - a 40-year experience

S. Svanberg, Lund Univ., Sweden, and South China Normal Univ., China:

 

Free Electron Lasers

 

Nanoscale dynamics probed by extreme ultraviolet transient gratings

F. Bencivenga, Elettra-Sincrotrone, Italy

 

Ultrafast optical and X-ray laser pulses unravel fundamental biological functions

M. Chergui, École polytechnique fédérale, Lausanne, Switzerland


Topological Phase Transitions and Nonlinear Interaction of X-Rays with Matter
S. Eisebitt, Max-Born-Inst., Germany

 

Ultrafast laser sources for free electron laser science and operation
I. Hartl, DESY, Hamburg, Germany

 

TELBE: From THz HHG in Dirac materials to Higgs spectroscopy of superconducors
S. Kovalev, HZBR/Dresden, Germany

 

New time-domain spectroscopic methods at Novosibirsk FEL

V.V. Kubarev1, E.N. Chesnokov2, 1 – Budker INP, 2 – Inst. of Chemical Kinetics and Combustion, Russia

 

XFEL phase-contrast imaging studies of micron-scale phenomena in a turbulent laser produced plasma

S. Pikuz, Joint Inst. for High Temperature RAS, Russia

 

FLASH: Present and new opportunities

E. Plönjes-Palm, FLASH/DESY, Hamburg, Germany

 

Nonlinear Photonics: Fundamentals and Applications

 

Tunable metasurfaces for frequency conversion at the nanoscale

C. De Angeles, Univ. Brescia, Italy

 

Theory of exciton-polariton lasing in 2D photonic lattices 

O. Egorov, Univ. Jena, Germany

 

Non-linear polaritonics: from novel coherent light sources to optical digital and analogue computing 

P. G. Lagoudakis, Skoltech, Russia

 

Squeezed light and interferometric sensitivity – a novel scheme, practical and robust

G. Leuchs, Max Planck Inst., Germany

 

Nonlinear metasurfaces for quantum state generation 

Th. Pertsch, Univ. Jena, Germany

 

Microresonator as an atom

D. Skryabin, Univ. Bath, GB

 

Nonlinear terahertz photonics of nanocluster media

A.P. Shkurinov, Lomonosov Moscow State Univ., Russia

 

Linear and Nonlinear Surface Nanoscale Axial Photonics

M. Sumetsky, Aston Univ., GB

 

Exotic nonlinear optical effects in multimode fibers

S. Wabnitz, Univ. Roma, Italy

 

Resonant interaction of short pulses and continuous waves in laser systems

A.V. Yulin, ITMO Univ., Russia.

 

Optical Nanomaterials

 

Functions for describing non-exponential photoluminescence decay kinetics in semiconductor nanocrystals

A. L. Simões Gamboa, E N. Bodunov, ITMO Univ., Russia

 

Nonlinear and Quantum Photonics in Waveguide Systems

 

X(2) photonics in silicon nitride waveguides

C.-S. Brès, EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland

 

Neural networks for ultrafast nonlinear photonics in waveguides

Ch. Finot, Univ. Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France

 

Integrated waveguide technologies for quantum applications

A. L.  Giesecke, AMO, Germany