Section Editors

Section Board for 'Optics and Lasers' (219)

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Prof. Dr. Saulius Juodkazis
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Section Editor-in-Chief
Optical Sciences Centre, Swinburne University of Technology, John Street, Hawthorn, VIC 3122, Australia
Interests: nanofabrication; nanophotonics; micro-optics; 3D laser fabrication (additive and subtractive); ablation; light-matter interaction; solar hydrogen
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Dr. Bernardo Duarte
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MARE - Marine and Environmental Sciences Centre, Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, 1749-016 Lisbon, Portugal
Interests: microplastics as vectors of contaminants; micro plastic accumulation in intertidal systems; microplastics circulation in estuarine systems
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Dr. Fabien Kéfélian
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Observatoire de la Côte d'Azur, Côte d'Azur University, 06108 Nice, France
Interests: laser noise; laser stabilization; laser metrology; frequency metrology; frequency transfer; laser interferometry; fiber interferometer; mode-locked diode laser; diode laser nonlinear dynamic; photodetector; radio-over-fiber; microwave photonics; laser sensing; gravitational wave detector
Dr. Tom Yuzvinsky
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Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA, USA
Interests: nanoelectromechanical systems; optofluidics; plasmonic nanoparticles; microbial nanowires; carbon nanotubes
Dr. Yunhong Ding
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Department of Photonics Engineering, Technical University of Denmark, 2800 Kgs. Lyngby, Denmark
Interests: silicon photonics; integrated quantum photonics; quantum communication; graphene photonics; space division multiplexing
Dr. Luis Cerdan
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Institute of Molecular Sciences, University of Valencia, 46010 València, Spain
Interests: laser materials; laser dynamics; photonics; machine learning; solid state lasers
Dr. Arkadi Chipouline
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Institute for Microwave Technology and Photonics, Technical University of Darmstadt, Karolinenpl. 5, 64289 Darmstadt, Germany
Interests: orbital angular momentum; chip; metamaterials
Prof. Dr. Guoqing Chang
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Beijing National Laboratory for Condensed Matter Physics, Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sci-5 ences, Beijing 100190, China
Interests: ultrafast fiber lasers; nonlinear fiber optics; multiphoton microscopy
Prof. Dr. Habib Hamam
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Faculty of Engineering, Moncton University, Moncton, NB E1A3E9, Canada
Interests: optical fiber; diffractive elements; optical imaging; digital holography; optical information processing; visible light communications; artificial intelligence applied to optics
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Dr. Rosina Celeste Ponterio
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Vibrational Spectroscopy Lab - CNR-IPCF, I-98158 Messina, Italy
Interests: light-matter interaction; nanostructured systems; applied spectroscopy; development of materials and methods for cultural heritage field
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Dr. Barry Bruner
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Department of Physics of Complex Systems, Weizmann Institute of Science, 234 Herzl Street, Rehovot 7610001, Israel
Interests: high harmonic generation; ultrafast optics; strong field physics
Prof. Dr. Noel F. Smyth
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School of Mathematics, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH9 3FD, UK
Interests: nonlinear waves; nonlinear optics; water waves
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Dr. Stefano Legnaioli
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Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR), ICCOM, 56124 Pisa, Italy
Interests: LIBS; raman; SERS; cultural heritage; XRF; multispectral imaging
Prof. Dr. Nobuaki Ogawa
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Graduate School of Engineering and Resource Science, Akita University, Akita 010-8502, Japan
Interests: analytical chemistry; analytical instrumentation; analytical science; environmental science; acid rain and fog; NIR spectrophotometry; liquid-liquid interfacial spectrometry; electroanalytical chemistry; electrode reaction
Prof. Dr. Karsten König
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Systems Engineering Specialization, University of Saarland, 66041 Saarbrücken, Germany
Interests: biophotonics and laser technology
Dr. Dolores Ortiz
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Optics Group, Applied Physics Department, University of Cantabria, 39005 Santander, Spain
Interests: uv plasmonic; colorimetry; nanophotonics
Prof. Dr. Pasquale Memmolo
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Institute of Applied Sciences and Intelligent Systems (ISASI), CNR, 80078 Pozzuoli, Italy
Interests: computational microscopy; digital holography; optical engineering; optical tomography; microfluidics; lab-on-a-chip; computer vision; machine learning
Prof. Dr. Daniel Chemisana
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Applied Physics Section of the Environmental Science Department, University of Lleida, Jaume II 69, 25001 Lleida, Spain
Interests: solar energy; photovoltaics; hybrid photovoltaic-thermal solar collectors; concentrating photovoltaics; optics for solar energy; building integrated solar energy systems
Dr. Skirmantas Alisauskas
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Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron (DESY), D-22607 Hamburg, Germany
Interests: optics; laser; photonics; femtosecond lasers; nonlinear optics; ultrafast lasers
Dr. Doga Gursoy
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Argonne National Laboratory, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60439, USA
Interests: modeling and algorithmic aspects of computational imaging and inverse problems with specific applications in biomedical and materials sciences
Dr. Maurizio Bonesini
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Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare (INFN), Sezione di Milano Bicocca, Piazza della Scienza, 3, 20126 Milan, Italy
Interests: high energy physics; detector physics
Prof. Dr. Luigi Sirleto
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ISASI Institute of Applied Sciences and Intelligent Systems, CNR, 80072 Pozzuoli, Italy
Interests: Nonlinear opticss; pectroscopy; microscopy; photonics devices
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Prof. Dr. Takeshi Higashiguchi
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Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Utsunomiya University, Yoto 7-1-2, Utsunomiya, Tochigi 321-8585, Japan
Interests: EUV; extreme ultraviolet; soft x-ray; laser; THz
Dr. Vassilia Zorba
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Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, University of California, Oakland, CA 94720, USA
Interests: ultrafast laser-material interactions; non-linear optics; remote sensing; laser-induced plasma chemistry
Dr. Guillaume Duchateau
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CELIA, University of Bordeaux, 33076 Bordeaux, France
Interests: condensed matter physics; quantum physics atomic; molecular and optical physics; laser plasma interaction; femtosecond lasers
Dr. Gabriele Cristoforetti
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Istituto Nazionale di Ottica (INO) - CNR, Area della Ricerca di Pisa, Via G. Moruzzi 1, 56124 Pisa, Italy
Interests: laser–plasma interaction; plasma spectroscopy; inertial confinement fusion
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Dr. Philippe Zeitoun
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Laboratoire d’Optique Appliquée, CNRS, ENSTA Paris, Ecole Polytechnique IP Paris, 91120 Palaiseau, France
Interests: EUV and X-ray sources; X-ray optics; wavefront sensing; phase-imaging; coherent imaging; plenoptic; laser-plasma physics; radiotherapy with nanoparticles
Dr. Luca Labate
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Istituto Nazionale di Ottica, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, via Moruzzi 1, 56124 Pisa, Italy
Interests: high intensity laser-matter interaction; laser-driven particle acceleration; ultrashort lasers
Dr. Gemma Tinti
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Laboratori Nazionali di Frascati, Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare, 00044 Frascati, Italy
Interests: silicon pixel detector; detectors for X-rays; detectors for transmission electron microscopy; detectors for low energy electrons; detectors for high energy physics; hybrid detectors
Prof. Dr. Giulio Cerullo
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Department of Physics, Politecnico di Milano, 20132 Milan, Italy
Interests: ultrafast optics; generation of few-optical-cycle pulses tunable from the visible to the ultraviolet; ultrafast optical spectroscopy; two-dimensional electronic spectroscopy
Dr. Giampiero Contestabile
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Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, 56127 Pisa, Italy
Interests: fiber optics; telecommunication; photonic integrated circuits
Dr. Yong-Won Song
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Center for Opto-Electronic Materials and Devices, Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST), Seoul 02792, Korea
Interests: functional nanomaterials; material processes; nonlinear optics; ultrafast fiber lasers; optical data management
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Dr. Fernando Brandi
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Istituto Nazionale di Ottica-Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Via Moruzzi 1, 56124 Pisa, Italy
Interests: applied optics and light-matter interaction; specifically optical diagnostics (interferometry and spectroscopy); ultra-high intensity laser-matter interactions (high-order harmonic generation and laser-plasma acceleration); laser material processing (3D laser printing, laser micromachining and pulsed laser ablation in liquid)
Prof. Dr. Géraud Bouwmans
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PhLAM | IRCICA, Université de Lille, F-59000 Lille, France
Interests: optics and photonics; nonlinear optics; applied optics; applied physics; optical fiber
Dr. Francesco Palma
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Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare (INFN), Sezione di Roma Tor Vergata, 00133 Rome, Italy
Interests: astroparticle physics; cosmic rays; cosmic ray detectors; space weather
Prof. Charalampos A. Londos
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Department of Physics, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, 15772 Athens, Greece
Interests: defects in semiconductors; irradiation induced defects; IR spectroscopy
Dr. Maya Kiskinova
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Sincrotrone Trieste S.C.p.A., 34149 Trieste, Italy
Interests: nano-structured organic and inorganic materials; thin films; interfaces, electronic and magnetic properties; fuel and solar cells; nano-toxicology and transient states of matter
Prof. Dr. Ji-Hee Kim
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Department of Energy Science, Sungkyunkwan University, Suwon 16419, Korea
Interests: ultrafast phenomena; 2D materials; carbon-based nanomaterials; transition metal dichalcogenides; graphene; optoelectronic devices; Solar energy conversion; emerging photovoltaic materials; femto time-resolved spectroscopy
Dr. Annie Klisnick
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Institut des Sciences Moléculaires d'Orsay, Universite Paris Saclay, 91190 Saint-Aubin, France
Interests: x-ray lasers; plasma; optics
Prof. Dr. Roberta Sparvoli
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Department of Physics, University of Rome Tor Vergata, I-00133 Rome, Italy
Interests: elementary particle physics; experimental physics; nuclear physics
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Prof. Dr. Sailing He
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Centre for Optical and Electromagnetic Research, College of Optical Science and Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310007, China
Interests: photonics; optoelectronics; optical sensing
Prof. Dr. Jürgen W. Czarske
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1. Laboratory of Measurement and Sensor System Technique, Faculty of Electrical and Computer Engineering, TU Dresden, 01069 Dresden, Germany;
2. Institute of Applied Physics, Faculty of Natural Sciences, TU Dresden, 01062 Dresden, Germany
Interests: biomedicine; novel imaging systems; computational metrology; time reversal virtual array ultrasound technique; super-resolution imaging
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Prof. Dr. Georg Hillrichs
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Merseburg University of Applied Sciences (Hochschule Merseburg), 06217 Merseburg, Germany
Interests: laser microprocessing; direct laser writing; lasers in tissue engineering
Prof. Dr. Young-Joo Kim
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School of Mechanical Engineering, Yonsei University, Seoul 120-749, Korea
Interests: near-field optical application; nano-fabrication; nano device and materials; surface plasmon phenomena; high density information storages
Prof. Dr. Zhen Tian
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Department of Optoelectronic Technology Science, Tianjin University, Tianjin 300072, China
Interests: terahertz; subwavelength optics; photoacoustics
Dr. Humberto Cabrera

The Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics, 34151 Trieste, Italy
Interests: Photothermal spectroscopy; thermal lens microscopy; interferometry; laser spectroscopy of Muonic atoms
Prof. Dr. Nuno Silva
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Instituto de Telecomunicações, University of Aveiro, Campus Universitário de Santiago, 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal
Interests: optical communications; nonlinear optics; optical detection; information theory; secure multiparty computation; quantum effects in optical fibers; single and entangled photonic states generation and detection; quantum cryptography (quantum key distribution, quantum bit commitment, quantum oblivious transfer, and quantum oblivious key distribution); quantum homodyne and heterodyne detection
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Prof. Dr. Zhengjun Liu
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School of Instrumentation Science and Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, Heilongjiang 150001, China
Interests: computational optical imaging; super resolution imaging; coherent diffraction imaging; fractional fourier transforms; image process and analysis
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Prof. Dr. Jari Turunen
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Institute of Photonic, University of Eastern Finlan, P.O.Box 111, FI-80101 Joensuu, Finland
Interests: optical physics; optics
Prof. Dr. Yoko Hoshi
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Department of Biomedical Optics, Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, Hamamatsu, Japan
Interests: diffuse optics; time-resolved spectroscopy; pediatric neurology cognitive neuroscience; oxygen metabolism
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Dr. Nikitas Papasimakis
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Optoelectronics Research Centre (ORC), University of Southampton, Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK
Interests: metamaterials; plasmonics; nonlinear optics; ultrafast optics; imaging; 2D materials; toroidal electrodynamics; artificial intelligence for nanophotonics
Dr. Xose Luis Dean-Ben
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Institute for Biological and Medical Imaging, Helmholtz Zentrum Munich & Technical University of Munich, 81675 Munich, Germany
Interests: photoacoustic imaging; biomedical ultrasound
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Prof. Dr. Mustapha Tlidi
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Faculté des Sciences, Université Libre de Bruxelles, B-1050 Brussels, Belgium
Interests: laser; optical physics; nonlinear optics; optics; photonics diffraction; photonics and optical communications; biophysics; fiber optics; optics and photonics
Dr. Jean-Michel Geffrin
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Institut Fresnel, Aix Marseille Univ, CNRS, Centrale Marseille, 13013 Marseille, France
Interests: microwave analogy; microwave engineering; optics and photonics; scattering; diffraction; measurement and metrology; instrumentation design
Dr. Su Liangbi
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Shanghai Institute of Ceramics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai 201899, China
Interests: optics
Prof. Dr. Daomu Zhao
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Department of Physics, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310027, China
Interests: optics
Dr. Paolo Martelli
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PoliCom Lab, Dipartimento di Elettronica Informazione e Bioingegneria, Politecnico di Milano, Via G. Ponzio 34/5, 20133 Milano, Italy
Interests: quantum communications; quantum key distribution; fiber-optic communications; polarization optics; spatial division multiplexing
Prof. Dr. Adonis Bogris
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Department of Informatics and Computer Engineering, University of West Attica, 12243 Egaleo, Greece
Interests: high-speed optical communication systems; photonic devices; all-optical signal processing; nonlinear effects in photonic waveguides; physical layer security; optical sensing
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Prof. Vito Capozzi
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Department of clinical and experimental medicine, Viale Pinto, 71122 Foggia, Italy
Interests: photoluminescence spectroscopy and optical gain of semicondctors; optical properties of organic and inorganic materials; Anderson and Stark localization effects in disordered superlattices; Raman spectroscopy of human cells exposed to xenobiotic agents; atomic force microscopy of human cells; biological effects induced by radio-frequency waves in the GHz domain; radiobiological effects in healthy cells induced in proton therapy treatmens
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Prof. Dr. Nikos Pleros
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Department of Informatics Thessaloniki, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 54124 Thessaloniki, Greece
Interests: optical interconnects; optical RAM and optical buffering; optical access and radio-over-fiber networks; optical signal processing for data routing and switching; biophotonics
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Prof. Dr. Allen M. Barnett
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Adjunct Faculty, School for the Future of Innovation in Society, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287, USA
Interests: sustainable electricity generation; design, fabrication, and analysis of high-efficiency solar cells, modules, and systems; new high efficiency solar cell modules; thin crystalline silicon (20+%) and tandem solar cells on silicon (30+%)
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Prof. Dr. Mohamed Missous
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Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering,The University of Manchester, Sackville Street, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
Interests: semiconductor photonic devices (lasers and detectors: epitaxy, fabrication and testing)
Prof. Dr. Totaro Imasaka
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Professor Emeritus, Kyushu University, Fukuoka 819-0395, Japan
Interests: analytical chemistry; analytical instrumentation; analytical science; trace analysis; lasers; non-linear optics; spectrometry
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Prof. Dr. Marcos Ortega Hortas
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VARPA Group, Faculty of Informatics D420, CITIC Research Center, University of A Coruña, Campus de Elviña S/N, 15071 A Coruña, Spain
Interests: computer vision; biomedical image processing; pattern recognition and medical informatics
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Dr. Giuseppe D'Aguanno
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The Johns Hopkins University-Applied Physics Laboratory, Laurel, MD 20723, USA
Interests: nonlinear photonics; plasmonics; metamaterials; electromagnetics; applied mathematics
Prof. Vasudevan (Vengu) Lakshminarayanan
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Theoretical and Experimental Epistemology Laboratory, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON N2J 4A8, Canada
Interests: vision science; physics; ECE and Systems Design Engineering; optics and photonics; including mathematical methods; waveguides and fiber optics; image processing; biomedical optics; deep learning/machine learning in ophthalmic diagnosis
Prof. Dr. Rudolf Rigler
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Department of Medical Biophysics and Biochemistry, Karolinska Institutet, 171 65 Solna, Sweden
Interests: single photon based single molecule detection and analysis of Chemical kinetics; antibunching processes and single photon selection; fluctuation correlation spectroscopy
Prof. Dr. Vincenzo Pierro
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Department of Engineering (DING), Universita degli Studi del Sannio, 82100 Benevento, Italy
Interests: applied physics; optic, astronomy; electromagnetic field
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Prof. Dick Sterenborg
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Department of Biomedical Engineering and Physics, Academic Medical Center, 1105 Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Interests: hyperspectral imaging; biomedical optics; optical biopsy; fiber optic spectroscopy
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Prof. Dr. Vincenzo Fiumara
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School of Engineering, University of Basilicata, 85100 Potenza, Italy
Interests: optical films and coating, surface waves, optical modeling and design, THz photonics, photonics crystals, metamaterials and metasurfaces
Prof. Dr. Nam Kim
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School of Information and Communication Engineering, College of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Chungbuk National University, Cheongju, Chungbuk 28644, Korea
Interests: optical information processing
Prof. Dr. Mikhail I. Vasilevskiy
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Department of Physics, University of Minho, 4710-057 Braga, Portugal and International Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory, 4715-330 Braga, Portugal
Interests: theory and modelling of optical properties of quantum dots and low-dimensional semiconductors; graphene and plasmonic nanoparticles
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Prof. Dr. Stelios Couris
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Department of Physics, University of Patras, 26504 Patras, Greece
Interests: lasers; laser produced plasmas; laser induced breakdown spectroscopy (LIBS); laser based diagnostic techniques; laser based analytical techniques; laser applications for authentication-safety-quality control-art restoration; nonlinear optics; nonlinear optical materials; characterization techniques of NLO materials; Z-scan, DFWM; NLO phenomena (SHG, THG, mixing)
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Dr. Elisa Sani
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CNR-INO National Institute of Optics, Largo E. Fermi, 6, I-50125 Firenze, Italy
Interests: optical characterization of materials; materials for solar energy; new materials for photonics; laser optics
Dr. Adriano Carnevali
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Medical Doctor, Ophthalmologist, Research Fellow. Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University Magna Graecia of Catanzaro, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
Interests: imaging in retinal disease; cataract; diabetic retinopathy; age-related macular degeneration; optical coherence tomography; optical coherence tomography angiography; laser therapy; intravitreal injection
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Prof. Dr. Roger Dorsinville
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Department of Electrical Engineering, City College of CUNY, New York, NY 10031, USA
Interests: fabrication and nonlinear optical characterization of nanomaterials and structures; all optical devices; fast photoconductivity, electroluminescence of new hybrid materials; terahertz wave generation; design and testing of optical communication systems; quantum interferometry and imaging
Prof. Dr. Luca Volpe
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1. Centro de laseres Pulsados, 8, 37185 Villamayor, Salamanca, Spain
2. University of Salamanca, 37007 Salamanca, Spain
Interests: extreme intensity; ultra-short laser matter interaction; high energy physics; laser-driven particle and radiation sources; laser-plasma and laser-particle diagnostics; advanced HRR diagnostics; proton
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Prof. Dr. Carla Raffaelli
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Director of Second Cycle Degree of Telecommunications Engineering, Department of Electrical, Electronic, and Information Engineering "Guglielmo Marconi", University of Bologna, 40100 Bologna, Italy
Interests: communication networks; traffic models; optimization models; 5G networking; SDN
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Dr. Maria Bondani
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National Research Council – Institute for Photonics and Nanotechnologies (CNR-IFN), 22100 Como, Italy
Interests: quantum optics; nonlinear optics; quantum information; didactics
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Prof. Dr. Ye Zhi Ting
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Chung Cheng University, 62102 ChiaYi, Taiwan
Interests: intelligence biomedical photoelectric; photoelectric semiconductor materials and device; artificial intelligence, intelligence green energy; optical design, opto-mechatronics integrated design; patent layout and analysis
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Prof. Dr. Seokwon Yeom
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School of ICT Convergence, Daegu University, 201 Daegudae-ro, Gyeongsan, Gyeongbuk 38453, Korea
Interests: intelligent image processing; IR and MMW image processing; three-dimensional information processing; video surveillance; pattern recognition
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Dr. Francesco De Martini
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Department of Physics, Sapienza University of Rome, 00185 Rome, Italy
Interests: quantum entanglement; quantum physics; quantum mechanics; quantum cryptography; quantum optics; foundations of quantum mechanics; quantum optics and quantum information
Prof. Dr. Amalia Miliou
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Department of Informatics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 54453 Thessaloniki, Greece
Interests: integrated optics; optical fibre networks; packet switching; Mach-Zehnder interferometers; optical communication equipment; optical storage; optical switches; radio-over-fibre; semiconductor optical amplifiers; 5G mobile communication; energy conservation; optical delay lines; optical wavelength conversion; quadrature amplitude modulation; random-access storage; silicon-on-insulator; telecommunication network routing; wavelength division multiplexing; III-V semiconductors; OFDM modulation; SRAM chips; access protocols; antenna phased arrays; array signal processing; bandwidth allocation
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Prof. Dr. Giuseppe Perna
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Department of clinical and experimental medicine, Viale Pinto, 71122 Foggia, Italy
Interests: photoluminescence spectroscopy; optical properties of organic and inorganic materials; vibrational spectroscopies; biological effects induced by radio-frequency waves in the GHz domain; atomic force microscopy
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Prof. Dr. Jesús Liñares Beiras
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Applied Physics Department, University of Santiago de Compostela, E-15782 Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain
Interests: integrated optics; quantum photonics; spatial multiplexing
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Prof. Dr. Alberto Dalla Mora
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Department of Physics, Politecnico di Milano, 20133 Milano MI, Italy
Interests: main research interests are regarding to the time-resolved optical investigation of highly scattering media for clinical diagnostics applications, such as the non-invasive monitoring of brain function and diseases by pulsed near-infrared light
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Prof. Dr. Alessandro Belardini
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Dipartimento di Scienze di Base e Applicate per l'Ingegneria – Sapienza Università di Roma, 00161 Roma, Italy
Interests: plasmonics; nanophotonics; nonlinear optics
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Dr. Francesco Enrichi
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CNR-ISP National Research Council - Institute of Polar Sciences & Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, 30172 Venice, Italy
Interests: nanostructured materials; rare-earth ions; luminescent materials; optical films and coatings; materials for energy applications; solar cells; lighting
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Dr. Joachim Hein
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1. Experimentalphysik/Relativistische Laserphysik, Institut für Optik und Quantenelektronik (IOQ), Physikalisch-Astronomische Fakultät (PAF), Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena (FSU), University Jena, Fürstengraben 1, Max-Wien-Platz 1, 07743 Jena, Germany
2. Helmholtz-Institute Jena, Fröbelstieg 3, 07743 Jena, Germany
Interests: ultra-high intensity lasers and their applications; diode- pumped solid state laser amplifiers for short and ultrashort pulses; solid state laser material development and characterization; ultra-short laser pulse metrology
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Dr. Taro Sekikawa
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Department of Applied Physics, Hokkaido University, Kita 13 Nishi8, Kita-ku, Sapporo 060-8628, Japan
Interests: ultrafast opitcs; ultrafast phenomena; high harmonic generation; high field physics
Prof. Dr. Hao-chung Kuo
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Department of Photonics & Institute of Electro-Optical Engineering, National Chiao-Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan
Interests: nanostructured optoelectronic materials and devices; III-V (Nitride) high speed semiconductor laser technology and related research
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Prof. Dr. Cristian FOCSA
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Department of Physics, University of Lille, 59000 Lille, France
Interests: laser-matter interaction; laser; nonlinear optics; optics and lasers; plasma; thin films and nanotechnology; thin film deposition; mass spectrometry; experimental physics
Dr. Santiago Royo
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1. Centre for Sensors, Instrumentation and Systems (CD6), Universitat Politènnica de Catalunya (UPC), Rambla Sant Nebridi 10 E08222 Terrassa, Barcelona, Spain
2. Beamagine S.L., C/Bellesguard 16 E08755 Castellbisbal, Barcelona, Spain
Interests: photonics; optics; sensors; imaging; perception; machine vision; optical engineering; optical metrology; ladar; lidar; time of flight; biomedical sensors; biophotonics; data fusion; innovation; spin-off companies; technology transfer; knowledge exchange
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Prof. Dr. Kijoon Lee
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College of Transdisciplinary Studies, Daegu-Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology (DGIST), 333 Techno Jungang-daero Dalseong-Gun, Daegu 42988, Korea
Interests: diffuse optical tomography; diffuse correlation spectroscopy; laser speckle contrast imaging; diffuse speckle contrast analysis; optical coherence tomography; quantum optics; biomedical optics
Prof. Dr. Hong-Gyu Park
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Department of Physics, Korea University, Seongbuk-gu, Seoul 02841, Korea
Interests: high-performance nanolasers; nanowire transistors and photodetectors; subwavelength-scale active and passive plasmonic devices; nano-scale photovoltaic devices
Prof. Dr. Dong-Soo Shin
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Department of Physics, Yonsei University, Seoul 03722, Korea
Interests: optoelectronic devices for general lighting; display applications; optical fiber communications
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Prof. Dr. Jean-Pierre Bergmann
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Department of Production Technology, Technische Universitaet Ilmenau, 98693 Ilmenau, Germany
Interests: welding and joining technologies; diffusion welding; laser material processing; friction stir based processes; additive manufacturing
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Prof. Dr. Concita Sibilia
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Department of Basic and Applied Science—SBAI, Sapienza University of Rome, Piazzale Aldo Moro, 5, 00185 Roma RM, Italy
Interests: optics; nonlinear optics; materials; metamaterials; photonic crystals
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Prof. Dr. Mario Bertolotti
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Department of Basic and Applied Sciences for Engineering, Sapienza University of Rome, 00185 Roma, Italy
Interests: photonics; nonlinear optics; semiconductor; optics and photonics; optoelectronics; nanophotonics; optics and lasers; optics; optical physics; experimental physics
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Prof. Dr. Antonella D’Orazio
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Dipartimento di Ingegneria Elettrica e dell’Informazione, Politecnico di Bari, 70125 Bari, Italy
Interests: integrated optics; photonic crystals; plasmonics; graphene-based microwave and optical devices; nonlinear optics; microwave photonics
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Prof. Dr. Germano Montemezzani
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Department of Physics, University of Lorraine, Laboratoire Matériaux Optiques, Photoniques et Systèmes, CentraleSupélec, 2 Rue Edouard Belin, 57070 Metz, France
Interests: nonlinear optics; wave mixing and dynamic holography; guided wave optics; light diffraction in anisotropic materials; photorefractive materials and effects
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Prof. Dr. Domenico de Ceglia
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Department of Information Engineering, University of Padova, 35121 Padova, Italy
Interests: plasmonics; nonlinear optics; optical antennas; metamaterials; photonic crystals; optics and photonics; nanophotonics; biophotonics; electromagnetics
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Prof. Dr. Bernhard Wilhelm Roth
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Hannover Centre for Optical Technologies (HOT), Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität, 30167 Hannover, Germany
Interests: laser sensing and spectroscopy; integrated polymer optics; fiber-optical sensing; optical technology for illumination, information, and the life sciences; digital holography; fiber couplers; multi-physics optical simulations
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Prof. Dr. Jun Kameoka
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Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Department of Material Science and Engineering, 3128 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843-3128, USA
Interests: biosensor; microfluidics; soft robotics and actuator
Prof. Dr. Sergey A. Ponomarenko
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Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering and Department of Physics & Atmospheric Science, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS B3H 4R2, Canada
Interests: statistical nonlinear optics; rogue waves; solitons; self-similarity; random lasers; optical coherence; fiber optics; statistical plasmonics; random walks and speckle statistics
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Prof. Dr. Durdu Guney
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Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI 49931, USA
Interests: metamaterials; plasmonics; photonic crystals; quantum information
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Prof. Dr. Min-Cheol Oh
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Nano-Bio Photonics Lab, Pusan National University, Pusan (Busan) 46241, Korea
Interests: optical communication device; bio-photonic devices; integrated-optic current sensor; tunable laser; organic electronics
Prof. Dr. Bernhard Baumann
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Center for Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Medical University of Vienna, 1090 Vienna, Austria
Interests: biomedical optics; optical coherence tomography; retinal imaging
Prof. Dr. David Andrews
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School of Chemistry, University of East Anglia, Norwich Research Park, Norwich NR4 7TJ, UK
Interests: fundamental molecular photonics and energy transport; optomechanical forces and nonlinear optical phenomena
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Prof. Dr. Gaetano Assanto
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NooEL—Nonlinear Optics and OptoElectronics Lab, University “Roma Tre”, I-00146 Rome, Italy
Interests: nonlinear optics; nonlinear photonics; optical solitons; nematicons
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Prof. Dr. Renaud Bachelot
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Laboratory of Nanotechnology, Instrumentation and Optics (LNIO), University of Technology of Troyes, 12 Rue Marie Curie, 10300 Troyes, France
Interests: nanospectroscopy; molecular plasmonics and nanophotochemistry; nano-photonics; nano-biophotonics; nanomanufacturing
Prof. Dr. Luis Bañares
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Centre for Ultrafast Lasers, Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM), 28040 Madrid, Spain
Interests: reaction dynamics; quantum control; ultrafast lasers; ion imaging
Dr. Wilhelm Becker
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Max Born Institute for Nonlinear Optics and Short-Pulse Spectroscopy, Max-Born-Straße 2a, 12489 Berlin, Germany
Interests: atoms in intense fields, multiphoton processes, quantum optics, free-electron lasers, quantum electrodynamics in intense laser fields
Prof. Dr. Miguel Beruete
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1. Antennas Group—TERALAB, Department of Electric, Electronic and Communication Engineering, Universidad Pública de Navarra (UPNA), Campus Arrosadia, 31006 Pamplona, Navarra, Spain
2. Institute of Smart Cities (ISC), Universidad Pública de Navarra (UPNA), Campus Arrosadia, 31006 Pamplona, Navarra, Spain
3. Multispectral Biosensing Group, Navarrabiomed, Complejo Hospitalario de Navarra (CHN), Universidad Pública de Navarra (UPNA), IdiSNA. Irunlarrea 3, 31008 Pamplona, Navarra, Spain
Interests: quasi-optical devices in THz and infrared frequencies, metasurfaces; nanoantennas; antennas based on extraordinary transmission; volumetric metamaterials; with special attention to volumetric devices such as lenses; prisms; beam directors
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Prof. Dr. Allan D. Boardman
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Material & Physics Research Group, Salford Innovation in Research Centre (SIRC), School of Computing, Science & Engineering, University of Salford, Salford M5 4WT, UK
Interests: surface plasmons; guided wave optics, especially nonlinear waves, solitons, magneto-optics and negative refracting metamaterials
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Prof. Dr. Anthony C. Boucouvalas
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Communication Networks and Applications, University of Peloponnese, 22100 Tripoli, Greece
Interests: forecasting earthquake; prediction earthquake; trading market techniques; optical wireless communications; AI; machine learning; deep learning and applications; optical communication; network protocol performance; sensors; communications; interfaces
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Prof. Dr. Robert W. Boyd
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Department of Physics and School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6N5 Canada; The Institute of Optics and Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627, USA
Interests: nonlinear optics; photonics; optical physics; nanophotonics; quantum optics
Prof. Dr. Clemens Burda
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Department of Chemistry, and Macromolecular Science & Engineering, College of Arts and Science, Case Western Reserve University, Millis Science Center, Office 223 10900 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
Interests: ultrafast laser spectroscopy; photoscience; nanoscience; materials science; bio- and energy applications; photomedicine
Prof. Dr. Giovanni Carlotti
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Condensed Matter Physics, Università degli Studi di Perugia, 06123 Perugia PG, Italy
Interests: condensed matter physics; brillouin light scattering
Prof. Dr. Giulio Nicola Cerullo
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Dipartimento di Fisica, Politecnico di Milano, Piazza L. da Vinci 32, 20133 Milano, Italy
Interests: lasers; optical instruments; nonlinear optics; ultrafast optics; time-resolved spectroscopy
Prof. Dr. Byoung-Kwan Cho
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Nondestructive Bio-Sensing Laboratory, Department of Biosystems Machinery Engineering, Chungnam National University, Daejeon 34134, Korea
Interests: hyperspectral imaging; spectral analysis; chemometrics; nondestructive sensing
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Prof. Dr. Minhaeng Cho
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1. Center for Molecular Spectroscopy and Dynamics, Institute for Basic Science (IBS), Seoul 02841, Korea
2. Department of Chemistry, Korea University, Seoul 02841, Korea
Interests: ultrafast spectroscopy; molecular imaging; time-resolved IR spectroscopy; coherent two-dimensional spectroscopy; molecular dynamics simulation; Nonlinear vibrational and optical spectroscopy; quantum spectroscopy
Prof. Dr. Giuseppe Coppola
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National Research Council (CNR), Institute of Applied Sciences and Intelligent Systems, Via Pietro Castellino 111, 80131 Naples, Italy
Interests: optoelectronics; holography; optical systems
Prof. Dr. John T Costello
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School of Physical Sciences, Dublin City University, Glasnevin, Dublin 9, Ireland
Interests: photoionization of atomic and molecular ions; applications of laser-produced plasmas; spectroscopy of ions; LIBS
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Prof. Dr. Antonello Cutolo
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Optoelectronics Group, University of Sannio, Via Traiano, 3, 82100 Benevento BN, Italy
Interests: photonics for industrial applications; photonics for safety and security; optical fibre sensors
Prof. Dr. Giuseppe Dattoli
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ENEA Centro Ricerche Frascati, Frascati, 00044 Rome, Italy
Interests: quantum mechanics; discrete mathematics; particle physics; laser; radiation; nonlinear optics; combinatorics; photonics; optics and photonics; optical physics
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Prof. Dr. Costantino De Angelis
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Department of Information Engineering, University of Brescia, Piazza del Mercato, 15, 25121 Brescia BS, Italy
Interests: integrated optics; plasmonics; optical antennas; nonlinear optics; microwaves; energy harvesting; photonics; telecommunications
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Prof. Dr. M. Jamal Deen
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Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON L8S 4L8, Canada
Interests: microelectronics; nanoelectronics; opto-electronics
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Prof. Dr. Thomas Dekorsy
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German Aerospace Center (DLR), Institut of Technical Physics Pfaffenwaldring 38-40, 70569 Stuttgart, Germany
Interests: lasers technology; high-power lasers; lasers for aerospace applications; semiconductor lasers; ultrafast spectroscopy; terahertz spectroscopy; nonlinear optics
Prof. Dr. Vladimir P. Drachev
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1. Department of Physics and Advanced Materials Manufacturing Processing Institute, University of North Texas, Denton, TX 76203, USA
2. Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, 121205 Moscow, Russia
Interests: optics; nonlinear optics; spectroscopy; plasmonics; nanophotonics; nanofabrication; plasmonic applications in biosensing and metamaterials; nanoscale and microwave photonics
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Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Elsaesser
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Institute of Applied Physics, Darmstadt University of Technology, 64289 Darmstadt, Germany
Interests: optical ghost metrology; generation of non-classical light; semiconductor lasers; femtosecond spectroscopy; physics and applications of quantum dot devices (laser, amplifiers and super-luminescent diodes); polarization phenomena and vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers (VCSELs); quantum cascade lasers (laser physics and applications in the mid-infrared); generation of terahertz radiation and applications; non-linear dynamics: chaos and functionalities; high resolution Fourier transform interferometer spectroscopy
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Prof. Dr. Rute A.S. Ferreira
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Physics Department, University of Aveiro, Campus Universitário de Santiago, 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal
Interests: luminescence; green photonics; solid state lighting; luminescent solar concentrators; integrated optics; spectroscopic ellipsometry; organic-inorganic hybrids; lanthanide ions
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Prof. Dr. Christophe Finot
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Laboratoire Interdisciplinaire CARNOT de Bourgogne, UMR 6303 CNRS, Université de Bourgogne-Franche Comté, Faculté des Sciences Mirande, 9 Av. Alain Savary, BP 47 870, 21 078 Dijon CEDEX, France
Interests: fiber optics; nonlinear effects in fiber; optical rogue waves; parabolic pulses; pulse shaping; ultrashort pulse generation and characterization in fiber; fiber amplification
Dr. Giorgia Franzò
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CNR-IMM MATIS, Via Santa Sofia 64, 95123 Catania, Italy
Interests: silicon photonics; nanophotonics; rare-earth doped materials; solid state lighting
Prof. Dr. Laurent Gallais
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Aix-Marseille Université, CNRS, Centrale Marseille, Institut Fresnel UMR 7249, 13013 Marseille, France
Interests: laser material interactions; laser damage of optical components; optical coatings; laser processing
Prof. Dr. Elsa Garmire
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Thayer School of Engineering, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
Interests: nonlinear optics; optical sensors; photonics; nanophotonics; lasers; optical device applications
Dr. Alberto Gatto
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Department of Electronics, Information, and Bioengineering, Politecnico di Milano, 20133 Milano, Italy
Interests: optical communications systems; advanced modulation formats; innovative optical sources (VCSELs/RSOAs); digital signal processing for optical transmitters/receivers; spatial division multiplexing systems; optical vortices
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Dr. Patrice Genevet
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Centre de Recherche sur l'Hétéro-Epitaxie et ses Applications, Rue Bernard Grégory, 06560 Sophia-Antipolis, France
Interests: nanophotonics; metamaterials; metasurfaces; flat optics; transformation optics; nonlinear optics
Prof. Dr. Marco Genovese
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INRIM, Strada delle Cacce 91, 10135 Torino, Italy
Interests: experimental quantum; imaging metrology & sensing; quantum information processing; foundation in quantum mechanics
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Prof. Dr. Georgios Romanos
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1. Department of Periodontology, School of Dental Medicine, Stony Brook University, Rockland Hall 106, Stony Brook, NY 11794-8700, USA
2. Department of Oral Surgery and Implant, Goethe University Frankfurt, Theodor-Stern-Kai 7, 60596 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Interests: advances in material research; bone regeneration; materials; periodontal regeneration
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Dr. Ruediger Grunwald
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Max Born Institute for Nonlinear Optics and Short Pulse Spectroscopy, Max-Born-Straße 2A, 12489 Berlin, Germany
Interests: nondiffracting beams; beam shaping; wavefront sensing; microoptics,; nanooptics,; structured light; orbital angular momentum; ultrashort pulse applications
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Prof. Dr. Mircea Guina
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Head of the Optoelectronics Research Centre, Tampere University of Technology, 33720 Tampere, Finland
Interests: photonics, optoelectronics, molecular beam epitaxy, semiconductor lasers, solar cells, nanotechnology, photonics integrated circuits, biophotonics, nonlinear optics
Prof. Dr. Massimo Gurioli
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Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Florence, Via Sansone 1, 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Italy
Interests: optical properties and exciton recombination dynamics in semiconductor low dimensional systems and nanophotonic structures via advanced spectroscopic study, including high spatial and temporal resolution; quantum optics of semiconductor quantum dots for non-classical emitters and the near field optical microscopy, control and tuning of photonics modes with post growth infiltration and nano oxidation in photonic crystals systems for tailoring the electromagnetic local density of states
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Prof. Dr. Vitalyi E. Gusev
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Laboratoire d’Acoustique de l’Université du Maine, LAUM UMR-CNRS 6613, Le Mans Université, 72085 Le Mans, France
Interests: laser ultrasonics; ultrafast light–matter interactions; nonlinear acoustics
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Prof. Dr. Christoph Peter Hauri
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Paul Scherrer Institute, 5232 Villigen-PSI, Switzerland
Interests: high-harmonic generation; Terahertz spectroscopy; ultrafast magnetization dynamics; electron photoemission; electron fieldemission; ultrafast and nonlinear optics
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Prof. Dr. Ralf Hellmann
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Applied Laser and Photonics Group, University of Applied Science Aschaffenburg, Wuerzburger Strasse 45, D-63743 Aschaffenburg, Germany
Interests: applied optics and lasers; Bragg Grating based sensors; laser material processing; additive manufacturing; nanotechnology; applied materials
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Dr. Heinrich Hora
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Department of Theoretical Physics, University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW 2052, Australia
Interests: theory of laser-plasma interaction; relativistic and quantum effects; optical properties of plasmas; nonlinear (ponderomotive) forces; nonlinear principles; correspondence principle of electromagnetic interaction; inertial fusion energy; laser acceleration of ions and (relativistic) of electrons; electron beam pumped lasers (GaAs, diamond); low energy nuclear reactions of protons in metals; magic numbers and nuclear shell model; quarks and nuclear binding energy; theory of photoemission and multivalley band model
Dr. Anming Hu
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Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Biomedical Engineering, University of Tennessee, 1512 Middle Drive, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
Interests: ultrafast laser materials interaction and processing; laser micro-nano manufacturing; laser 3D printing; nano-photonics; nanotechnology for electronics; sensing, energy and environmental applications
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Prof. Dr. Koen Janssens
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Department of Chemistry, Universiteit Antwerpen, B-2020 Antwerpen, Belgium
Interests: non destructive analysis; mobile instrumentation; scanners; photocatalysis; photodegradation; pigments; artists materials; X-ray methods; synchrotron radiation; micro analysis; hyperspectral imaging
Prof. Dr. Jacek Jasieniak
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Monash Energy Materials and Systems Institute, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Monash University, Clayton, VIC 3800, Australia
Interests: nanoscale optical gain media; optoelectronic nanomaterials; microcavities; materials science
Prof. Dr. Malte C. Kaluza
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1. Institute of Optics and Quantum Electronics, Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena, Max-Wien-Platz 1, 07743 Jena, Germany
2. Helmholtz-Institute Jena, Fröbelstieg 3, 07743 Jena, Germany
Interests: POLARIS-a diode-pumped laser system of the petawatt-class; laser-induced electron acceleration; generation of secondary radiation pulses with laser-accelerated electrons; laser-induced ion acceleration; optical diagnostics of relativistic laser-plasma interactions; development of few-cycle pulses in the mid-IR for ultra-fast probing of plasma wakefield accelerators; new laser materials and development of new amplifier designs
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Prof. Dr. Ido Kanter
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Physics department, Bar-Ilan University, Ramat-Gan 5290002, Israel
Interests: physical random number generator; synchronization of chaotic lasers
Dr. Satyabrata Kar
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Centre for Plasma Physics, Queen’s University Belfast, Belfast BT7 1NN, UK
Interests: high power laser plasma interaction; particle acceleration; radiation sources; beam transport
Prof. Dr. George K. Karagiannidis
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Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 54124 Thessaloniki, Greece
Interests: wireless communications; wireless power transfer and applications; optical wireless communications; communications for biomedical engineering; wireless security
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Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Kautek
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Department of Physical Chemistry, University of Vienna, Währinger Strasse 42, 1090 Wien, Austria
Interests: ultrafast laser material interaction and processing; laser micro–nano-manufacturing; near-field optics (a-SNOM); multiphoton microscopy; laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy (LIBS); laser cleaning of cultural heritage artefacts; ultrafast lasers in ophthalmology
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Prof. Dr. Yoshimasa Kawata
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Research Institute of Electronics, Shizuoka University, Johoku, Naka, Hamamatsu 432-8561, Japan
Interests: laser microscopy; three-dimesinsional imaging theory; photorefractive optics; three-dimensional memory; nonlinear optics
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Dr. Bertrand Kibler
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Laboratoire Interdisciplinaire Carnot de Bourgogne, CNRS UMR6303, Université de Bourgogne Franche-Comté, 25000 Besancon, France
Interests: nonlinear fiber optics; ultrafast optics; optical solitons and breathers; supercontinuum generation
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Dr. Alexander V. Kildishev
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Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Birck Nanotechnology Center, Purdue University, 1205 W State Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907-2057, USA
Interests: computational nanophotonics and nanoscale multiphysics; metasurfaces and metamaterials; 2D and refractory plasmonics; transformation optics; nanolasers and spasers; thermophotovoltaics; super-resolution imaging techniques and devices
Prof. Dr. Sungjee Kim
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Department of Chemistry, Pohang University of Science & Technology, 77 Cheongam-Ro, Namgu, Pohang 37673, Korea
Interests: nanophotonics, nanoplasmonics, nanobiotechnology
Prof. Dr. Detlef Kip
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Group of Experimental Physics and Material Sciences, Department of Electrical Engineering, Helmut Schmidt University / University of the Federal Armed Forces Hamburg, 22043 Hamburg, Germany
Interests: integrated optics; laser technology; optical waveguides; optical materials; nonlinear optics; fiber-optic sensors
Prof. Dr. Mark G. Kuzyk
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Webster Physical Sciences 746A, Laboratory for Nonlinear Optical Studies, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99163, USA
Interests: multiscale modeling and simulation; characterization; multifunctional materials; electronic; optical; and magnetic; nanostructured; polymers; nonlinear optics of organic materials; fiber optics in polymer fibers; optical devices; theory of nonlinear response; photonic and quasiperiodic crystals; photorefraction in thin films and fibers; photomechanical effects and applications; electrooptics
Prof. Dr. Andrei Lavrinenko
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DTU Fotonik, Department of Photonics Engineering, Technical University of Denmark, 2800 Kgs. Lyngby, Denmark
Interests: metamaterials; plasmonics; photonic crystals; slow light
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Prof. Dr. Richard Leach
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Manufacturing Metrology Team, Faculty of Engineering, University of Nottingham, Advanced Manufacturing Building, Jubilee Campus, Nottingham NG8 1BB, UK
Interests: basics of metrology; dimensional metrology; surface metrology; uncertainty analysis
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Prof. Dr. Ju Han Lee
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School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Seoul, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul 02504, Korea
Interests: fiber lasers; ultrafast lasers; nonlinear fiber optics; optical amplifiers; fiber optic sensors
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Dr. Yuxin Leng
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Shanghai Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics (SIOM), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Shanghai 201800, China
Interests: ultra-intense and ultra-short laser and its applications; nonlinear optics; MIR ultra-fast intense laser; pump-probe techniques in materials
Prof. Dr. Elefterios Lidorikis
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Computational Materials Science Laboratory, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, School of Engineering, University of Ioannina, 45110 Ioannina, Greece
Interests: computational nanophotonics; plasmonics; photonic crystals
Prof. Dr. Christoph Lienau
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Ultrafast Nano-Optics Research Group, Department of Physics, University of Oldenburg, 26129 Oldenburg, Germany
Interests: quantum dynamics in nanostructures; ultrafast nano-optics
Prof. Dr. Harri Lipsanen
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Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering, Aalto University, Tietotie 3, FI-00076 Espoo, Finland
Interests: optoelectronics; nanotechnology and nanoscience; new materials
Prof. Dr. Jifeng Liu
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Thayer School of Engineering, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
Interests: optoelectronic materials and devices; integrated nanophotonics for energy-efficient Information Technologies (Green IT); nanomaterials and nanostructures for solar cells and thermophotovoltaic cells; infrared and ultraviolet optical sensor
Dr. Poletto Luca
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National Research Council, Institute of Photonics and Nanotechnologies, via Trasea 7, 35131 Padova, Italy
Interests: high-order laser harmonics; free-electron lasers; attosecond pulses; extreme ultraviolet optics; ultrafast beamlines
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Prof. Dr. José Miguel López-Higuera
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Photonic Engineering Group, University of Cantabria, 39005 Santander, Cantabria, Spain
Interests: photonic sensors; fiber optic sensors; Bragg gratings; LPG gratigns; spectroscopic measurements; distributed fiber sensors; Brillouin fibers sensors; raman fiber sensors; optoelectronic sensors; thermograpic devices
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Dr. Claudio Masciovecchio
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Elettra Sincrotrone Trieste, I-34149 Basovizza, Trieste, Italy
Interests: free electron laser; non-linear optics; four wave mixing
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Prof. Dr. Giovanni Mattei
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Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Padova, via Marzolo, 8, I-35131 Padova, Italy
Interests: nanophotonics; plasmonics; nonlinear optics; metamaterials for nano-optics; emitter-nanostructure interaction
Prof. Dr. Igor Meglinski
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Opto-Electronics and Measurement Techniques Unit, University of Oulu, 90570 Oulu, Finland
Interests: biomedical imaging; tissue optics; polarized light; light-tissue interaction; Monte Carlo modeling; dynamic light scattering; laser speckles; Optical Coherence Tomography; optical angular momentum; structured light; blood flow; cancer screening; optical biopsy; coherent back scattering; diffusing wave spectroscopy; food sciences; environmental diagnosis
Prof. Dr. Al Meldrum
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Department of Physics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB T6G2E1, Canada
Interests: quantum dots; microcavities; microlasers; optical sensors and devices; polymer light emitting materials; OLEDs
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Prof. Dr. Andrey Miroshnichenko
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School of Engineering and Information Technology, University of New South Wales Canberra, Northcott Drive, Campbell, ACT 2600, Australia
Interests: nanophotoncis; nonlinear optics; optoelectronics; light-matter interaction; fano resonances
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Prof. Dr. Fernando Moreno
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Department of Applied Physics, University of Cantabria, Av. de los Castros, s/n, 39005 Santander, Cantabria, Spain
Interests: light scattering; wave propagation; plasmonics
Dr. Simona Mosca
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Laboratory of Nonlinear and Quantum Optics, CNR-INO, Istituto Nazionale di Ottica, Via Campi Flegrei 34, I-80078 Pozzuoli (NA), Italy
Interests: nonlinear optics; quantum optics; optomechanics;high resolution spectroscopy; singular optics; interferometry laser for gravitational waves detection
Prof. Dr. Andrés Márquez
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1. Department of Physics, Systems Engineering and Theory of Signal, University of Alicante, P.O. Box 99, 03080 Alicante, Spain;
2. University Institute of Physics Applied to Sciences and Technologies, University of Alicante, P.O. Box 99, 03080 Alicante, Spain
Interests: optical and digital holography, mainly on holographic recording materials and holographic data storage, liquid crystal spatial light modulators, optical image processing and diffractive optics
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Prof. Dr. Mauro Nisoli
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Physics of Matter, Politecnico di Milano, Piazza Leonardo da Vinci, 32, 20133 Milano MI, Italy
Interests: ultrafast science; attosecond physics; ultrashort light pulse generation and applications; ultrafast phenomena in the matter
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Prof. Dr. Kyunghwan Oh
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Institute of Physics and Applied Physics, Department of Physics, Yonsei University 134 Sinchon-dong, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul 120-749, Korea
Interests: fiber optics; fiber lasers and amplifiers; optical beam shaping; optical trapping
Prof. Dr. Ci-Ling Pan
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Department of Physics, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu 30013, Taiwan
Interests: ultrafast, liquid crystal and THz photonics; laser science and applications
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Prof. Dr. Krassimir Panajotov
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B-PHOT Brussels Photonics, 1050 Brussels, Belgium
Interests: physics; photonics; semiconductor lasers; laser dynamics; nonlinear optics
Prof. Dr. Emmanuel Paspalakis
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Department of Materials Science, School of Natural Sciences, University of Patras, 26504 Rio, Patras, Greece
Interests: quantum nanophotonics; quantum technologies; quantum optics; quantum control; coherent light–matter interactions
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Prof. Dr. Lorenzo Pavesi
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Department of Physics, University of Trento, Via Sommarive, 14, 38123 Povo-Trento TN, Italy
Interests: silicon photonics; integrated quantum photonics; active photonics devices; neuromorphic photonics
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Prof. Dr. Francesco Saverio Pavone
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Professor and Director of “European Laboratory for Non Linear Spectroscopy”, Department of Physics, University of Florence, Via Nello Carrara 1, 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Italy
Interests: biophotonics on single molecule biophysics; microscopy imaging-spectroscopy techniques; biomedical imaging; laser manipulation of bio-samples
Dr. Stefano Pelli
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Institute of Applied Physics “Nello Carrara”, 50019 Florence, Italy
Interests: integrated optics; rare earth doped glasses; whispering gallery mode optical resonators; thin films; ion-exchange
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Prof. Dr. Periklis Petropoulos
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Optoelectronics Research Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK
Interests: optical communications; novel fibre and waveguide technologies; optical signal processing; applications on nonlinear optics; high-speed optical transmission
Prof. Dr. Ting-Chung Poon
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Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
Interests: digital holography specializing on optical scanning holography; 3-D optical image processing and holographic display; computer-generated holography; holographic remote sensing; holographic microscopy
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Prof. Dr. Sergei Popov
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Photonics Division, School of Engineering Sciences, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
Interests: photonics; optical communication; laser physics
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Prof. Dr. Edik U. Rafailov
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Optoelectronics and Biomedical Photonics Group, Aston University, Aston St, Birmingham B4 7ET, UK
Interests: cutting-edge experimental and theoretical research on a wide variety of compact high-power CW and ultrashort-pulse laser sources; emitting in the visible, near- and mid-IR and THz spectral ranges; nanostructrures, nonlinear and integrated optics, and biophotonics
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Prof. Dr. Manijeh Razeghi
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Center for Quantum Devices, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
Interests: optoelectronics; design, modeling, growth, characterization (optical, electrical, and structural), fabrication, packaging, and measurements of quantum devices, semiconductor lasers, photodetectors, focal plane arrays, QWIP, QDWIP, from deep UV (200 nm), up to THZ (300 microns)
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Prof. Dr. Filippo Romanato
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Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Padova, Via 8 Febbraio 1848, 2, 35122 Padova PD, Italy
Interests: high-resolution lithographic; photonic devices based on the orbital angular momentum of the light; bioplasmonic sensors; photonic and nano-optical devices
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Prof. Dr. Tomokazu Sano
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Division of Materials and Manufacturing Science, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University, Osaka 565-0871, Japan
Interests: laser nano-micro-macro-processing; laser nano/micro-joining; laser-matter interaction
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Prof. Dr. Jörg Schreiber
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Faculty of Physics, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Munich 81377, Germany
Interests: Laser-driven particle acceleration, laser plasma interaction, high-power laser pulses, attosecond light sources
Dr. Habil. Martin Schultze
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Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München Lehrstuhl für Experimentalphysik - Laserphysik Fakultät für Physik, Am Coulombwall 1 & Max-Planck-Institut für Quantenoptik Hans-Kopfermann-Str. 1, 85748 Garching, Germany
Interests: ultrafast light-matter interaction; electron correlations in atoms and solids; condensed matter electron dynamics; attosecond spectroscopy; few-cycle laser pulses; nonlinear optics; high-harmonic generation; XUV absorption and photoelectron spectroscopy
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Dr. Supriyo Sinha
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Stanford University, Electrical Engineering, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
Interests: lasers; fiber lasers; solid state lasers; optical fibers; biological imaging; microscopy
Prof. Dr. Frédéric Smektala
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ICB, Laboratoire Interdisciplinaire, Carnot de Bourgogne, UMR 6303 CNRS-Université de Bourgogne Franche-Comté, 21078 Dijon, France
Interests: nonlinear glasses and fibers; infrared glasses and fibers; nonlinear properties; IR supercontinuum
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Prof. Dr. Alexei V. Sokolov
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Department of Physics and Astronomy, Institute for Quantum Science and Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 77843-4242, USA
Interests: femtosecond, attosecond and sub-cycle pulse generation; nonlinear optics and ultrafast spectroscopy
Prof. Dr. Vincenzo Spagnolo
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PolySense Lab—Department of Physics, Politecnico di Bari, Via Amendola 173, 70126 Bari, Italy
Interests: optoacoustic gas sensing; quantum cascade lasers; spectroscopic techniques for real-time device monitoring; thermal modeling of optoelectronic devices
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Prof. Dr. Christian Spielmann
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Institute of Optics and Quantum Electronics, Abbe Center of Photonics, University of Jena, Fürstengraben 1, 07743 Jena, Germany
Interests: ultrafast lasers; nonlinear optics; high harmonic generation; XUV microscopy and spectroscopy; laser based X-ray sources
Prof. Dr. Salvatore Stagira
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Physics Department - Politecnico di Milano piazza Leonardo da Vinci, 32 20133 Milano, Italy
Interests: nonlinear optics; ultrafast phenomena; ultrafast laser sources; high-order harmonic generation and applications
Dr. Emmanuel Stratakis
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Prof. Dr. Michael (Misha) Sumetsky
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Aston Institute of Photonic Technologies, School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University, Birmingham B4 7ET, UK
Interests: optical fibers; optical microfibers and nanofibers; optical microresonators; photonic crystal fibers; theoretical electrodynamics
Prof. Dr. Yaping Sun
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Department of Chemistry and Laboratory for Emerging Materials and Technology, Clemson University, Clemson, SC 29634-0973, USA
Interests: carbon nanotubes; carbon dots; nanoenergetics; photoactive nanomaterials; optical bioimaging
Prof. Dr. Zhipei Sun
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Department of Electronics and Nanoengineering, Aalto University, Tietotie 3, FI-00076 Espoo, Finland
Interests: photonics; optoelectronics
Prof. Dr. Setsuhisa Tanabe
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Graduate School of Human and Environmental Studies, Division of Materials Function, Kyoto University Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8501, Japan
Interests: inorganic material, glass, luminescence, rare earth, phosphors, solid-state lighting
Prof. Dr. Masahiko Tani
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Research Center for Development of Far-Infrared Region, University of Fukui, 3-9-1 Bunkyo, Fukui 910-8507, Japan
Interests: THz spectroscopy and imaging; THz time-domain spectroscopy; THz sources and detectors; ultrafast phenomena; nonlinear optical processes
Prof. Dr. Mauro Tonelli
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Department of Physics, University of Pisa, Lungarno Antonio Pacinotti, 43, 56126 Pisa PI, Italy
Interests: crystal growth; solid state laser; photovoltaic applications; solid state spectroscopy of RE inside insulators
Prof. Dr. Renato Torre
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European Laboratory for Non-Linear Spectroscopy and Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Firenze, Via Carrara 1, 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Firenze, Italy
Interests: non-linear spectroscopy; time-resolved spectroscopy; ultrafast laser spectroscopy; transient grating; optical kerr effect; glass structure and dynamics; glass transition; acoustic propagation; phononic phenomena; liquid crystal; birefringence; order-disorder transitions; water physics
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Prof. Dr. Kiyoshi Ueda
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Institute of Multidisciplinary Research for Advanced Materials, Tohoku University, Sendai 980-8577, Japan
Interests: electron dynamics; molecular dynamics; atoms, molecules and clusters; ultrafast phenomena; photoionization; molecular imaging; electron spectroscopy; many particle spectroscopy; coherent control; free electron lasers
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Prof. Dr. Valentyn S. Volkov
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1. SDU Nano Optics, University of Southern Denmark, Mads Clausen Institute, Campusvej 55, DK-5230 Odense M, Denmark
2. Centre for Photonics and 2D Materials, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (State University), Institutsky Lane 9, 141700 Dolgoprudny, Russia
Interests: graphene; 2D materials and van der Waals heterostructures; novel optical materials; bio-sensing technology; linear and nonlinear nano-optics; plasmonics (including plasmonic and optical interconnects); scanning near-field optical microscopy; integrated and fiber optics; functional graphene-based devices
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Prof. Dr. Augusto Beléndez
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1. Department of Physics, Systems Engineering and Theory of Signal, University of Alicante, P.O. Box 99, 03080 Alicante, Spain
2. University Institute of Physics Applied to Sciences and Technologies, University of Alicante, P.O. Box 99, 03080 Alicante, Spain
Interests: holography; holographic recording materials; photopolymers; holographic optical elements; holographic data storage; liquid crystal spatial light modulators; diffractive optics
Prof. Dr. Petrarca Massimo
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Department of Basic and Applied Sciences for Engineering, Sapienza University of Rome, 00161 Rome, Italy
Interests: non-linear; opticslaser-matter interaction; THz
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Prof. Dr. Takeo Minamikawa
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Institute of Post-LED Photonics, Tokushima University, Tokushima 770-8501, Japan
Interests: laser spectroscopy; laser microscopy; biological and medical applications; metrological applications; optical frequency synthesizers for precision spectroscopy; stimulated Raman scattering; CARS; frequency conversion; harmonic generation, including higher-order harmonic generation
Prof. Dr. John Xiupu Zhang
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Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Concordia University, Montreal, QC H3G 1M8, Canada
Interests: optical fiber communications, photonic devices, such as lasers, photodiodes, passive and active optical components, 5G fronthaul, microwave/millimeter-wave circuits
Prof. Dr. Vladislav V. Yakovlev
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Department of Biomedical Engineering, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA
Interests: nonlinear optics; microscopy; biophotonics; imaging; ultrafast optics
Prof. Dr. Michalis N. Zervas
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Advanced Fibre Laser Technologies for Future Manufacturing Optoelectronics Research Centre, University of Southampton, Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK
Interests: bragg gratings; fibre laser; microresonators; nonlinear optics; plasmonics
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