Invited talks►

LASER-MATTER INTERACTION

Wolfgang Kautek (Keynote)
University of Vienna, Department of Physical Chemistry, Vienna, Austria
“Femtosecond laser-induced periodic surface structures: from light localization to applications”

rn Bonse
Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und –prüfung (BAM), Berlin, Germany
“Femtosecond laser-induced periodic surface structures: from light localization to applications”

Guillaume Duchateau
Centre Lasers Intenses et Applications (CELIA CNRS), University of Bordeaux, France
“Comparative study of the electron photoemission from dielectrics, semiconductors, and metals induced by femtosecond laser pulses”

Olga Fedotova
Belarus Academy of Sciences, Belarus
Frequency conversion in nanocomposites

Dmitry Zimnyakov
Yury Gagarin State Technical University of Saratov, Precision Mechanics and Control Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia
"Laser technologies in the diagnostics of heterogeneous substances with supercritical fluidic components"

Joe Liang
Institute of Biomedical Optics, University of Lübeck, Germany
"Simulations of the energy spectrum of conduction band electrons for a better understanding of free-electron-mediated modifications of biomolecules, and fs laser materials processing"

Sergay Mulenko
Kurdyumov Institute of Metal Physics, Ukraine
“Laser synthesis of 2D structures for high sensitivity thermo-photo sensors based on copper oxides”

Razvan Stoian
University of Jean Monnet, Saint-Étienne, France
“Ultrafast laser surface nanostructuring; light-driven organisation”

Boris Knyazev
Novosibirsk State University, Russia
TBA

Andrei Ionin
Lebedev Physical Institute, Moscow, Russia
“Nonlinear conversion of broadband mid-IR laser radiation into the wavelength range of ~2 - 20 micron”

Vitaly Konov
Prokhorov General Physics Institute of RAS, Moscow, Russia
“Dynamics of water Ionization by intense femtosecond laser pulses”

Vadim Veiko
ITMO University, Saint Petersburg, Russia
“Laser modification of silicon for creation of light emitting structures with dislocations related luminescence”

Alexander Bulgakov
HiLASE Centre, Institute of Physics CAS, Czech Republic & Institute of Thermophysics SB RAS, Novosibirsk, Russia
“Damage effects in opaque solids induced by short and ultrashort laser pulses: Comparison of air and water environments 

Biljana Gaković
Institute of Nuclear Science Vinča, University of Belgrade, Serbia
“Selective ablation of nano-layer thin films by single pulse femtosecond laser irradiation”

Vladimir Gildenburg,
Institute of Applied Physics, Russian Academy of Sciences, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
“Ionization-field instabilities and nanograting formation in optical breakdown processes”

Anton Husakou
Max Born Institute for Nonlinear Optics and Short Pulse Spectroscopy, Berlin, Germany
“Ionization-event harmonics: basic mechanisms and characterization of ionization dynamics”

Nail Inogamov
Landau Institute for Theoretical Physics RAS, Moscow Region, Chernogolovka, Russia
“Laser made random and solitary surface structures”

Jiří Limpouch
Czech Technical University, Prague, Czech Republic
“Laser interactions with low density porous matter - experiment and modelling”

Wladimir Marine
HiLASE Centre, Institute of Physics CAS, Czech Republic
"Nanohybrids for Multiphotons Excitation. PLA synthesis and properties"

Nikita Medvedev
Institute of Physics CAS, Czech Republic
“Multistep phase transitions in X-ray free-electron-laser irradiated solids”

Alexandre Mermillod-Blondin
Max Born Institute, Berlin, Germany
TBA

Jürgen Reif
Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus - Senftenberg, Cottbus (BTU), Germany
"Energetic-beam induced regular surface structuring: comparison of ultra-short laser pulses vs. ion beams"

Alexandre Semerok
CEA, Gif-sur-Yvette, France
“Ablation and pulse duration: comparative studies with fs, ps, ns and µs lasers”

Alfred Vogel
Institute of Biomedical Optics, University of Lübeck, Germany
“Free-electron-mediated effects of single fs pulses and pulses series in the (Intensity/Fluence) parameter space”

Vladimir Zhukov
HiLASE Centre, Institute of Physics CAS, Czech Republic & Institute of Computational Technologies SB RAS, Novosibirsk, Russia
High-precision simulations of interaction of ultrashort laser pulses with bulk bandgap materials”

Olivier Uteza
Aix-Marseille University, CNRS, LP3 UMR 7341, F-13288 Marseille, France
Investigating energy deposition of ultrashort lasers at the surface of solids at the femtosecond scale”

Tzveta Apostolova
New Bulgarian University
Investigating energy deposition of ultrashort lasers at the surface of solids at the femtosecond scale”

ADVANCED LASER PROCESSING AND LASER SYNTHESIS OF MATERIALS

Jose Gvadelupe Quiñones-Galván (Keynote)
University of Guadalajara, Mexico
“Effect of plasma parameters modification on the properties of pulsed laser deposited thin films”

Ekaterina Barmina
Prokhorov General Physics Institute of RAS, Moscow, Russia
“Laser nanostructuring of solids by sub-nanosecond laser pulses”

Nadezhda Bulgakova
HiLASE Centre, Institute of Physics CAS, Czech Republic
“Optical response of metals to ultrashort laser pulses: A puzzle for standard optical models”

Alessandro De Giacomo
Università degli Studi di Bari Aldo Moro, Bari, Italy
“On the role of plasma phase during Pulsed Laser Ablation in liquid for nanoparticles production”

Alexander Dostovalov
Institute of Automation and Electrometry SB RAS, Novosibirsk
“Themochemical laser-induced periodic structures formation on metals and semiconductors surfaces”

Enza Fazio
Università di Messina, Italy
"Synthesis by Pulsed Laser Ablation in Liquid of noble metal-based colloids to detect anti-epileptic drugs: Perampanel as an example"

Leonid Fedorenko
V. E. Lashkaryov Institute of Semiconductor Physics NAS, Kiev, Ukraine
“Laser-surface interaction for nanostructures formation in semiconductors”

David Grojo
Aix-Marseille University, CNRS, LP3 Laboratory, Campus de Luminy, 13009 Marseille, France
“Internal structuring of silicon using ultrafast lasers”

Evgeny Gurevich
Ruhr University of Bochum, Germany
“Three-Step model of the LIPSS Formation on metal surfaces”

Andrei Kabashin
Aix-Marseille Univ, CNRS, LP3, Marseille, France & MEPHI, Institute of Engineering Physics for Biomedicine (PhysBio), Moscow, Russia
“Laser-ablative synthesis of novel functional nanoformulations for cancer imaging and therapy”

Viktor Korolkov
Institute of Automation and Electrometry SB RAS, Novosibirsk
“New super-resolution method of direct laser writing on Zr films”

Inam Mirza
HiLASE Centre, Institute of Physics CAS, Czech Republic
“Laser induced crystallization of anodic, self-assembled amorphous TiO2 nanotubes (structure and applications)”

Walter Perrie
University of Liverpool, UK
“Ultrafast laser-materials micro-structuring with Spatial Light Modulators”

Fedor Potemkin
Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia
TBA

Pere Serra
University of Barcelona, Spain
“Laser-induced forward transfer for paper electronics applications”

Georgy Shafeev
Prokhorov General Physics Institute of RAS, Moscow, Russia
“Generation of nanoparticles of unique morphologies by laser ablation in liquids”

Sergei Starinskiy
Institute of Thermophysics SB RAS, Novosibirsk, Russia
"Nanosecond laser treatment and fluoropolymer deposition for control of silicon surface wettability"

PHOTONICS: FUNDAMENTALS, APPLICATIONS AND INTEGRATION

Péter Dombi,
Wigner Research Centre for Physics, Budapest, Hungary
“Femtosecond, sub-nm-sensitivity probing of plasmonic near-field dynamics”

Alexei Kucherik
Vladimir State University, Vladimir, Russia
“Laser synthesis of nanostructured carbon for photonics”

Sergei Makarov
ITMO University, Department of Nanophotonics and Metamaterials, Sankt-Peterburg, Russia
“Laser ablation of halide perovskites for nanophotonic applications”

Yuri Ryabchikov
HiLASE Centre, Institute of Physics CAS, Czech Republic
TBA

Ilya Tumkin
Saint Petersburg State University, Saint Petersburg, Russia
“Direct laser writing technique for creating non-enzymatic glucose sensors”

Oleg Romanov
Belarusian State University, Department of Computer Modelling, Minsk, Belarus
“Laser optoacoustics of micro- and nanostructures”

BIOPHOTONICS

Alex Vitkin (Keynote)
Toronto Medical Discovery Tower, Canada
“Shedding light on radiotherapy: optical coherence angiography to assess tissue functional response to radiation”

Zhongping Chen
University of California Irvine, USA
“Advance in optical coherence elastography”

Kirill Larin
University of Houston, Hiuston, USA
“Translational dynamic optical coherence elastography”

Dan Zhu
Huazhong University of Technology, Wuhan, China
“FDISCO: advanced solvent-based clearing method for imaging whole organs” 

Ling Fu
Huazhong University of Technology, Wuhan, China
TBA

Pengcheng Li
Huazhong University of Technology, Wuhan, China
“Laser speckle techniques for accessing biological function”

Valery Tuchin
Saratov State University, Saratov, Russia
“OCT and laser speckle imaging for quantification of diffusivity and impact on blood flow of diabetic tissues and organs”

Elina Genina
Saratov State University, Saratov, Russia
“Integrated biophysical and physical effects at in vivo skin optical clearing in humans.” 

Irina Dolganova
Bauman Moscow State Technical University, Russia 
“Sapphire shaped crystals as a prospective material platform for novel modalities of medical diagnosis and therapy”

Olga Cherkasova
Institute of Laser Physics SB RAS, Novosibirsk, Russia
“Intraoperative diagnosis of human brain gliomas using THz spectroscopy and imaging: a pilot study”

Yury Kistenev
National Research Tomsk State University, Tomsk, Russia 
“Lymphedema tissue analysis using optical imaging and machine learning”

Andrey Lugovtsov
Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia
Laser measurements of erythrocyte aggregation in patients suffering from arterial hypertension”

Luis Oliveira
Polytechnic Univ. of Porto, Porto, Portugal
“Optical properties of human normal and pathological colorectal tissues from 200 to 1000 nm”

Herbert Schneckenburger
Aalen University, Germany 
“Live cell microscopy from the millimeter to the nanometer range” 

Turgut Durduran
The Institute of Photonic Sciences, Barcelona, Spain
“Non-invasive, optical measurement of cerebral blood flow as a biomarker of injury, therapy and recovery”

Elena Perevedentseva
National Dong Hwa University, Hualien, Taiwan
“Raman spectroscopy in studies of development processes in living systems”

Mikhail Kirillin
Institute of Applied Physics RAS, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
“Optical imaging for development and advancement of photodynamic therapy protocols» 

Yuri Gurfinkel
Medical Center of Lomonosov Moscow University, Moscow, Russia
“Haemorheological properties of the blood and microcirculation” 

Janis Spigulis
Latvia University, Riga, Latvia
“Lasers for skin diagnostics - chromophore mapping and photon pathlength estimation”

Ilya Turchin
Institute of Applied Physics RAS, Nizhni Novgorod, Russia
“Towards bimodal optical monitoring of photodynamic therapy with targeted nanoconstructs”  

Daniel Cote
Research Center Cervo Brain, Quebec, Canada 
“Neurosurgical guidance with fibre-based spectroscopy”

Seemantini Nadkarni
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
“Optical Micromechanics”

Nikolai Khlebtsov
Institute of Biochemistry and Physiology of Plants and Microorganisms, RAS, Saratov, Russia
“Plasmonic Gap-Enhanced Raman Tags for Biomedical Applications”

Daniel Razansky
University and ETH Zurich, Switzerland
“Interrogating Rapid Biological Dynamics with Volumetric Multi-Spectral Optoacoustic Tomography“

Jessica Ramella-Roman
Florida International University, Miami, FL, USA
“Advances in confocal mueller matrix polarimetry“

LASER SYSTEMS AND MATERIALS

Clara Saraceno (Keynote)
Ruhr University Bochum, Germany,
“Thin Disc Ultrafast Lasers/THz Generation”

Carolina Romero,
the University of Salamanca, Grupo de Investigación en Aplicaciones del Láser y Fotónica, Spain
“New strategies for the fabrication of photonic devices by direct inscription with femtosecond laser pulses”

Maxim Doroshenko, H. Jelinkova,  N.O. Kovalenko,
Prokhorov General Physics Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia,
“AIIBVI solid solutions doped with Fe2+ ions for broadly tunable mid-IR (4-6 um) lasers”

Igor Bufetov, A.Koljadin, A.Kosolapov,
Fiber Optics Research Center, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia
“Hollow-core fibers destruction under high power laser radiation”

Xavies Mateos
University Rovira I Virgili, Tarragona, Spain
“2-µm waveguide lasers”

Yongguang Zhao
Jiangsu Normal University, Xuzhou, China
“Direct generation of 3-micron vortex beam from a Er:Y2O3 ceramic laser”

Ichiro Shoji
Chuo University, Tokyo, Japan
“Large-aperture quasi-phase-matching stacks of multiple GaAs plates fabricated with the room-temperature bonding for high-power wavelength conversion in mid-IR region”

Marc Eichhorn
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany
“Advances in 2 micron lasers for non-linear conversion into the Mid-IR”

Luke Maidment
ICFO, Barcelona, Spain
“Millijoule level, sub 8 cycle, 7 µm OPCPA on a tabletop: design, applications and routes for future development”

Mark Mero
MBI Berlin, Germany
“Progress in high-power, 100 kHz mid-infrared OPCPA's”

Zsuzsanna Heiner
Humboldt-University, Berlin, Germany
“Sub-100 fs OPA in the 6-10 µm range pumped by a 100 kHz Yb laser, and its application to vibrational spectroscopy”

Weidong Chen
Fujian Institute of Research on the Structure of Matter, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Fuzhou, Fujian, China
“Generation of doughnut beam from self-Raman laser with or without optical vortex”

Pavel Loiko
ITMO University, St. Petersburg, Russia
“Cobalt-doped transparent ceramics and glass-ceramics for saturable absorbers of erbium lasers”

Majid Ebrahimzadeh
ICFO Barcelona, Spain
“Latest advances in mid-IR OPOs and applications” 

Antoine Godard
DPHY, ONERA, Université Paris-Saclay, Paris, France
“OPOs for standoff gas sensing”

LASER DIAGNOSTICS AND SPECTROSCOPY

Aladar Czitrovszky, A. Nagy, M. Veres, Sz. Kugler, I Kreisz
Wigner Research Centre for Physics, Hungary
“Laser methods in aerosol science”

Martin Kozak
Charles University, Prague, Czech Republik
“Interaction of strong optical fields with diamond - towards ulrafast control of electronic excitations”

Massimiliano Lucidi, S. Stanciu, G. Cincotti
Roma Tre University, Rome, Italy, Polytechnic University of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania
“Scattering-type scanning near-field optical microscopy of pathogenic bacteria”

Attila Tibor Nagy, Sz. Kugler, I. Kreisz, A. Czitrovszky
Wigner Research Centre for Physics, Budapest, Hungary
“Characterization of the emission of laser deposition additive manufacturing process”

Petr Nemec
Charles University, Prague, Czech Republik
“Pump-probe Magneto-optical Studies of Thin-film Ferromagnets and Antiferromagnets”

Alexander Milekhin, M. Rahaman, T.A. Duda, E.E. Rodyakina, R.B.Vasiliev, I.A. Milekhin, A.V. Latyshev, D.R.T. Zahn
Rzhanov Institute of Semiconductor Physics, Novosibirsk State University, Novosibirsk, Russia
"Plasmon-enhanced optical spectroscopies of semiconductor nanostructures"

Nektarios Papadogiannis
Technological Educational Institute of Crete, Greece
“Ultrafast-Laser generated nanoacoustic waves and their applications on material diagnosis”

Il`ya Sychugov
KTH - Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
“Spectral and Temporal Characteristics of Silicon Quantum Dot Luminescence and their Application in Light Conversion”

Roman Vasiliev
Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia
“Excitonic transitions and excitonic circular dichroism of atomically-thin colloidal CdSe and CdTe nanosheets”

Miklos Veres, L. Himics, R. Holomb, I. Rigó, M. AL-Lami, A. Czitrovszky, A. Nagy, Sz. Kugler, T. Váczi
Wigner Research Centre for Physics, Budapest, Hungary
“Stimulated Raman scattering by spectral focusing of broadband femtosecond laser pulses “

THz PHOTONICS

Petr Kuzel (Keynote)
Institute of Physics, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic
“Charge carrier transport in THz nanomaterials”

Juraj Darmo,
Photonics Institute, TU Wien, Vienna, Austria
“Gain dynamics in THz QCL and its implication for THz comb sources”

Alexander Dubinov
Institute for Physics of Microstructures RAS, Afonino, Nizhny Novgorod region, Russia
"Recent Progress in Far- and Mid-IR Stimulated Emission from HgCdTe Quantum Well Heterostructures"

Mikhail Glyavin
Institute of Applied Physics of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
TBA

Sergei Kozlov
ITMO University, Saint Petersburg, Russia
"The nonlinearity of the refractive index of optical media in the terahertz spectral range"

Maria Krikunova  
ELI Beamlines, Institute of Physics CAS, Czech Republic
“THz radiation in spectroscopy, remote sensing, imaging, and optoelectronics"

Milan Orlita
Laboratoire National des Champs Magnétiques Intenses, Grenoble, France
TBA

Andrey Stepanov,
Institute of Applied Physics of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
“Nonlinear optical effects in the presence of strong terahertz fields”

Vladimir Vaks,
Institute of Applied Physics of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
TBA

Kirill Zaytsev
Prokhorov General Physics Institute of RAS, Moscow, Russia
“Sub-wavelength-resolution terahertz imaging of soft biological tissues”

Janos Hebling
MTA-PTE High-Field Terahertz Research Group, Uni. Pecs, Hungary
“On the way to generation and application of extremely high field THz pulses”

HiLASE WORKSHOP

Ioanna Zergioti (Keynote)
School of Applied Mathematics and Physical Sciences, National Technical University of Athens, Greece
“Laser Induced Forward Transfer: an advanced additive manufacturing tools"

Nils Bartels
Institute for Physical Chemistry, University of Göttingen, Germany
TBA

Thibault J.-Y. Derrien
HiLASE Centre, Institute of Physics CAS, Czech Republic
TBA

Alexander Dostovalov
Institute of Automation and Electrometry SB RAS, Novosibirsk
“Femtosecond laser inscription of fiber Bragg gratings for laser and sensing applications”

Guillaume Duchateau
University of Bordeaux-CNRS-CEA, Centre Lasers Intenses et Applications, Talence, France
“Modeling of femtosecond laser induced out of equilibrium electron transport in metals”

Christian Focsa
Université de Lille, France
“Laser ablation and mass spectrometry for in vivo cancer detection: the SPIDERMASS project”

Michael Fitzpatrik
Conventry University, UK
TBA

Nathan Goodfriend
HiLASE Centre, Institute of Physics CAS, Czech Republic
“2D Material Transfer via Blister-Based Laser-Induced Forward-Transfer”

Joachim Hein
Lastronix, Germany
TBA

Helmut Kessler
Manx Precision Optics Ltd., South Africa
TBA

Seung Ku Lee
RIKEN, Japan
TBA

Thomas Kunz
Fraunhofer-Institut fur Werkstoff und Strahltechnik, Germany
TBA

Hong Jin Kong
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), Japan
TBA

Yoann Levy
HiLASE Centre, Institute of Physics CAS, Czech Republic
TBA

Sakellaris Mailis
Center for Photonics and Quantum Materials, Skolkovo, Moscow, Russia
“Laser-synthesis of 2D Transition Metal Dichalchogenides”

Jiri Martan
University of West Bohemia, New Technologies – Research Center, Czech Republic
TBA

Camilo Prieto
Centro Tecnológico AIMEN
“Additive manufacturing by Laser metal deposition”

Hu Yongxiang
Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

Yuji Sano
RIKEN, Japan
TBA

Marko Seifert
Fraunhofer-Institut fur Werkstoff und Strahltechnik, Germany
TBA

Vijay K. Vasudevan
University of Cininnati, OH, USA
TBA

Luis Zapata
Lumitron Technologies, USA
TBA

Irina Zavestovskaya
Institute of Engineering Physics for Biomedicine, National Research Nuclear University MEPhI, Moscow, Russia
“Nuclear nanomedicine: Laser ablated nanoparticles in new generation adiopharmaceuticals”