• An In-Person-Only Event
  • Technical Conference:  07 – 12 May 2023
  • The CLEO Hub: 09 – 11 May 2023

Applications & Technology Invited Speakers

A&T 1 Biomedical Applications

    Jacques Albert, Carleton University, Canada
    Mode Spectroscopy in Optical Fibers for Increased Sensing Accuracy

    Rohit Bhargava, Univ of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, United States
    High Speed Vibrational Circular Dichroism for Molecular Chirality Imaging

    Jeffrey Brooker, Thorlabs Imaging Systems, United States
    MEMS Based Full Field Multi-photon Imaging with Digitally Addressable Remote Focus and SiPm Detection

    Matthew Everett, Carl Zeiss Meditec AG, Germany
    Optical Coherence Tomography, from Technology to the Standard of Care in Ophthalmic Imaging

    Pradipta Mukherjee, Utsunomiya University, Japan
    Volumetric Metabolic Imaging in Animal Tissue Models Without Any Labeling by Computationally Extended Optical Coherence Imaging

    Yue Zhuo, Univ of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, United States
    Enhanced Bioimaging with Photonic Metamaterials

A&T 2 Laser-based Manufacturing, Machining and Nanoprinting

    Yves Bellouard, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Switzerland
    In Line Monitoring and Control of Non-ablative Ultrafast Laser Interaction with Dielectrics

    Samira Mansourzadeh Ashkani, Ruhr Universitat Bochum, Germany
    Development of High Power Ultrafast THz Sources and Their Application for Imaging

    Darryl Naidoo, Council for Sci and Industrial Research, South Africa
    Toward High-power Structured Light for Materials Processing

    Gwenn Pallier , Cailabs, France
    Tackling Micromachining Challenges with Beam Shaping Using Multi-Plane Light Conversion Technology

    Wilhelm Pfleging, Karlsruher Institut für Technologie, Germany
    Recent Advances in Upscaling of Ultrafast Laser Structuring of High Energy Electrodes for Lithium-ion Batteries

    Yong-Won Song, Korea Institute of Science & Technology, Republic Of Korea
    Ultrafast Laser Pulse Management by Conformal Graphene Synthesized on Optically Nonlinear Devices

    Niklaus Wetter, Centro de Lasers e Aplicações - IPEN/SP, Brazil
    Modern Diode Punped Solid State Lasers

A&T 3 Optical Instrumentation for Measurements and Monitoring

    Claresta Dennis, Naval Air Warfare Center Technical Lib, United States
    Ultrafast CARS for Solid Propellant Combustion

    Kim-Cuong Le, Lunds Universitet, Sweden
    Laser Diagnostics of Soot and Aerosols

    Vasili Savitski, Fraunhofer UK Research Ltd, United Kingdom
    Explosive Sensing and Imaging at Stand-off Using dual-comb Spectroscopy

A&T 4 Environmental Sensing Applications of Optical Measurements and Instrumentation

    Betsy Farris, Ball Aerospace, United States
    Opportunities and Challenges of Airborne Environmental Sensing as a Proving Ground for Future Satellite Technology

    Domna Kotsifaki, Duke Kunshan University, China
    Using Near-field Optics to Manipulate and Characterise Marine Particles

    David Nelson, Aerodyne Research Inc, United States
    Carbon Dioxide 17O Excess and Clumped Isotopic Composition Measured by Tunable Infrared Laser Direct Absorption Spectroscopy (TILDAS)

    Haris Riris, NASA Earth Science Technology Office, United States
    Optical Remote Sensing at NASA's Earth Science Technology Office

A&T 5 Quantum Technology in Transition

    Michael Kissner, Akhetonics GmbH, Germany
    Title to be Announced

    Tin Komljenovic, Nexus Photonics, Inc, United States
    Visible Photonic Integrated Circuits for Quantum Optics

    Allyson O'Brien, Defense Advanced Res Projects Agency, United States
    Title to be Announced

A&T 6 Advances in Semiconductor Technology

    Edward Preisler, Tower Semiconductor, United States
    Future Trends in Foundry Silicon Photonics Processes

    Daniel Renner, Atacama Optics & Electronics, United States
    Recent Advances in Monolithic, Heterogeneous and Hybrid Photonic Integration

    Tobias Voss, TU-Braunschweig,
    Hybrid Semiconductor Nanostructures for Optoelectronics, Sensing, and Nanometrology

    Robert Weih, Nanoplus,
    Semiconductor Laser Chip Technologies for Long Wavelength Applications

    Weidong Zhou, University of Texas at Arlington, United States
    On-chip Photonic Crystal Surface-emitting Lasers (PCSEL)