High-intensity Lasers and Applications (NWP-2)

  • Co-chairs

    • Efim Khazanov, Institute of Applied Physics RAS, Russia

    • Björn Manuel Hegelich, University of Texas at Austin, USA

  • Program Committee

    • Christophe Dorrer, Laboratory for Laser Energetics, University of Rochester, USA

    • Jean-Claude Kieffer, Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique, Québec, Canada

    • Igor Kostyukov, Institute of Applied Physics RAS, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia

    • Alexander Pukhov, Institut für Theoretische Physik I, University of Düsseldorf, Germany

    • Christophe Simon-Boisson, THALES OPTRONIQUE S.A.S., France

    • Ken-ichi Ueda, Institute for Laser Science, the University of Electro-Communications, Tokyo, Japan

  • Scientific secretary

  • Conference scope

    • • Petawatt and beyond

    • • Multi-beam systems and on-target with beam manipulations

    • • Post-compression beam treatment

    • • High-resistance optics

    • • Laser plasma acceleration

    • • Laser-driven X-ray

    • • Laboratory astrophysics and ICF

  • Workshops

    • • Russian-Chinese Workshop "Ultra Intense Laser Technology and Intense Field Physics"

    • • "Pulse compression / contrast enhancement in nonlinear optical devices" organized within the framework of the EC Project CREMLINplus

  • Invited Talks

    • ANDREEV Nikolay

      Joint Institute for High Temperatures of the Russian Academy of Sciences Moscow, Russia

      Laser sources of ultrarelativistic electrons and radiation

    • BONOD Nicolas

      Institut Fresnel, Marseille, France

      Diffraction gratings and optical mirrors for high-power lasers

    • CHEN Min

      Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China


    • DORRER Christophe

      University of Rochester, Rochester, USA

      High-intensity laser developments at the Laboratory for Laser Energetics

    • HERNANDEZ-GOMEZ Cristina

      Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, Didcot, UK


    • JI Liangliang

      Shanghai Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics, Shanghai, China


    • JOSHI Chan

      University of California, Los Angeles, USA


    • KIEFFER Jean-Claude

      Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique, Québec, Canada

      Progress towards zero-dose radiography with LWFA-based phase-contrast X-ray imaging

    • LEUCHS Gerd

      Max Planck Institute for the Science of Light, Erlangen, Germany

      Nonlinear optics inside a whispering gallery mode resonator

    • LU Wei

      Tsinghua University, Beijing, China


    • MIRON Catalin

      LIDYL, CEA, CNRS, Université Paris-Saclay, France

      Nonlinear X-ray physics at Free Electron Lasers (XFEL): structure and ultrafast dynamics of isolated species

    • ROSMAJ Olga

      GSI, Darmstadt, Germany

      Generation of relativistic electrons, gammas and neutrons in the interaction of relativistic laser pulses with plasmas of near critical density

    • SHENG Zheng-Ming

      University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK


    • TANAKA Kazuo

      ELI-NP, Măgurele, Romania


    • VINCENTI Henri

      CEA-LIDYL, Université Paris-Saclay, France

      Approaching the Schwinger limit using optically-curved relativistic plasma mirrors

    • ZIGLER Arie

      Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel